The Relais Santa Croce on Via Ghibellina is a sumptuous noble mansion in historic Santa Croce, Florence’s most intimate and authentic district. Built in the mid 1700s, this lavishly furnished residence with frescoed ceilings offers 24 impeccable rooms and suites. A favourite haunt of artists and art lovers, Santa Croce is a lively little quarter steeped in history and tradition, perfect to reach in a few minutes the Michelangelo’s house, not to mention Piazza della Signoria, Palazzo Vecchio and the Uffizi Gallery.
The elegant and welcoming Guelfi & Ghibellini restaurant on the first floor offers the great classics of Tuscan cuisine with an eye for modern flavours. And Relais Santa Croce residents can savour exclusive culinary experiences at the Enoteca Pinchiorri, the historic restaurant with 3 Michelin stars on the ground floor. From a hot-air balloon tour or cookery class to a gourmet dinner in your suite or a private concert in the magnificent Music Room: discover our incredible experiences in impeccable Italian style. To make your time in Florence even more special.