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Feel the Love at These Beautiful Hotels in Florence

Florence is well-known for being one of the most romantic cities in the world. No one loves romance more than the Italians, and they are happy to accommodate you with the best rooms and gorgeous views while you enjoy your significant other's company.

You'll want to see if you can book a room at the stunning Westin Excelsior. It's been a staple for luxury travelers for years and offers heavenly beds and the chance to relax in style after a long day out in the city. You'll want to book far in advance, however. Rooms tend to book up fast.

For a relaxing trip with an included spa in your hotel, you can't beat the Golden Tower. This hotel is not only extremely historical, but it is also a comfy location for you to enjoy your vacation. Those who want the true luxury experience should consider the Grand Hotel Villa Cora, where you can feel like Italian royalty while staying there.



When a view is of the utmost importance to you, you might want to consider booking at the Bernini Palace Hotel only steps away from Brunelleschi's Duomo. You'll love the beautiful rooms and easy access to everything that you will want to see on...  Read More



Located right downtown and offering easy access to all the major sights and attractions, this hotel combines the perfect amount of comfort and elegance for a couple wanting to enjoy their holiday. A close walk from the train station (a plus when...  Read More

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Overlooking the magnificent Duomo, you won't find a more convenient location in the city to see all the attractions and to be right in the center of the action. It is a three-star hotel meant for those who want beautiful views without the...  Read More



This former Romanesque building was remodeled to include several different apartments available for those who like to have a little bit more space when they are going to go on their romantic trip. It is close to all the main attractions and only...  Read More

The Westin Excelsior, Florence
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Long considered one of the highest in class hotels in the area, the Westin Excelsior remains a staple for those who want to see the most romantic side of the city. Not only are the rooms breathtaking and offer excellent views of the Arno River,...  Read More



Located a bit away from the city, the Villa Cora combines old-fashioned hospitality with design--you are treated to a luxury experience away from large crowds. You get a sense of what Tuscany is truly like without being too far away from the...  Read More

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The Hotel Brunelleschi has arguably one of the absolute best view of the Duomo and the main Piazza della Signoria. Not only do you have an easy walk to all the main attractions, but you also have an elegant environment that you can come back to...  Read More



Location is the main focus behind the Hotel Berchielli. Located right at the doorstep of the Ponte Vecchio, this spot has some lovely rooms and a great staff who will help you make your stay the best it possibly can be. The rooms are...  Read More

Golden Tower Hotel & Spa
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Tucked away on one of Florence's side streets, the Golden Tower provides a romantic atmosphere and plenty of amenities to have you recommending this spot to other couples. The Golden Tower also has a fantastic spa open to guests and those who...  Read More

The St. Regis Florence
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Nothing says romance like the extensive, opulent St. Regis in Florence. Not only can you expect the best of the best from this five-star hotel located a little bit away from the city center. You won't miss anything at this hotel--it has all the...  Read More


Meet Alexa Schnee

Currently residing in Florence, Alex is a travel writer and author. She is addicted to coffee, reading, and seeing new places. She has been to near fifteen different countries in Europe, all...  More About Alexa