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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Villa Cora is a beautiful, luxurious hotel just outside the city center of Florence. The staff is extremely friendly and kind, never hesitating to go the extra mile to make their guests happy and comfortable. The hotel itself is situated in a beautiful part of the city that allows you to feel away from the city center yet with easy... More 

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Sugar Land, Texas
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was one of the most prettiest hotels on the top of the hill in Florence. The staff was excellent from the reception to the restaurants. They took very good care of us and especially on my fiancees birthday. They made us feel very at home and we felt we didnt spend enough time here. The restaurant was very good... More 

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Ayrshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently spent two nights at Villa Cora and loved every minute of it. The hotel sits just outside of Florence and is an oasis of calm away from the hustle and bustle, while still being close enough to walk to all the key attractions. The hotel offer a shuttle service into the centre which is a welcome rest for... More 

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New York
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Villa Cora is on the beautiful grounds of a once-private estate above the bustle and crowds of Florence, close to the Boboli Gardens and the Pitti Palace. From the moment you arrive until you leave, this gorgeous estate and the staff in it make you feel not only welcome, but also very uniquely special. I will never forget the... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at this beautiful villa for a long weekend - can't thank enough the management of this hotel, that does an amazing job keeping this property at the highest lever of service. Everyone was being very polite, helpful. We felt ourselves at home. Special thank you for the front office manager, Marco de Pin. Very professional, yet, personal. Will definitely... More 

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Brooklyn
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very impressive rooms and decor. Loved the spa wellness center and the large heated pool. A must after a few days in Florence museums. We dined well and found the breakfasts to be the best of our trip.

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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved our experience at Villa Cora! It is nestled on top of hill overlooking Florence. The views from our balcony were breathtaking. Our room, and the entire hotel is a wonderful marriage of antiquities and modern luxuries. The heating swimming pool was a joy in the morning. We opted to have dinner at the hotel both nights, instead of... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First, Villa Cora is beautiful! It's really an exquisite hotel. The staff (for the most part) is quiet in a refined way, and ready to serve. The decor is lovely. The room was immaculate. But, we have to say, for the amount of money we paid, we left there being slightly disappointed, which continued even after our return home. Here's... More 

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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Dear all of the incredible staff at Villa Cora, We wanted to write this review to once again say a huge thankyou for everything that you have done for us to make our wedding day so truly special, memorable and to us, perfect- more than we could ever ask for! We still love reflecting back on the wedding day, recognising... More 

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Reviewed 24 October 2016

Stayed here during our honeymoon, which included Venice, Florence, Rome & Paris and of all the places we stayed, Villa Cora was by far our favorite. Everything from the decor, to the food & the service was impeccable. The staff went above and beyond, I was sick & they called a dr. To my room, even sent me to farmacia... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
VILLA CORA is a 5 star resort located in a 19th century mansion with a large park, bordering the gardens along Viale dei Colli, within walking distance from Boboli and Oltrarno and considered the "grand lady" of Florence southern hills. Its 46 rooms and suites, heated pool in the park, Gourmet's Restaurant and Spa make it the ultimate, exquisitely sophisticated "city resort". ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Cora

Address: Viale Niccolo Machiavelli 18, 50125, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range: £238 - £477 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Villa Cora 5*
Number of rooms: 46
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Also Known As:
Grand Hotel Florence
Grand Hotel Cora
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Florence
#1 Business Hotel in Florence
#6 Luxury Hotel in Florence
#11 Romantic Hotel in Florence
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