Demidoff Country Resort ****
Hotel Demidoff is set in a tranquil spot in the hills, a short distance away from Florence and other places of interest in the Tuscan territory. Surrounded by a large garden, there are splendid views of the valley and of Florence itself to enjoy, as well as the nearby town of Fiesole. Other than the rooms, there are two restaurants offering the very best in Tuscan and International cuisine, not to mention a modern gym with a terrace. A Spa and Wellness centre can be found inside the hotel, along with an indoor- heated swimming pool, sauna and tea room, seven meeting rooms and a communal space for guests to relax in. The hotel provides parking facilities and a free Wi-Fi connection in the entire structure.
The hotel provides: an indoor-heated swimming pool with a temperature of 26°, Swedish sauna, opportunity to book massages and treatments, a relaxation area with tea room and a state of the art gym equipped with modern machines enclosed by windows with panoramic views.
Hotel Demidoff offers 98 modern and contemporary rooms which are divided into the following: Classic (balcony or terrace with a garden view), Superior (small balcony with a garden view) and Deluxe (terrace with panoramic views). Amenities available to all guests: AC and heat control, telephone, safe, minibar, satellite TV and a Wi-Fi connection.
There are two restaurants at Hotel Demidoff: Restaurant 1556 and Restaurant In Collina; both, other than offering the very best in Tuscan and International cusine (vegan options on request), offer the opportunity to admire spectacular views over Florence and the Florentine hills. Simple but tasty dishes are also available at the Lounge Bar.
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The local area surrounding the hotel, Pratolino, offers multiple opportunities for tourism to suit all: those that are passionate about religious tourism should visit the Montesenario Sanctuary or the Bonsollazzo Abbey, only a few minutes away; not to mention the San Bartholomew monastery or the Madonna del Sasso Sanctuary, both nearby. Fashion lovers can enjoy shopping at renowned outlets and malls in Barberino del Mugello and Incisa Valderno. Lake Bilancino is beyond Barberino; here tourists can enjoy beaches equipped for fishing, sailing, canoeing and windsurfing. The nearby territory includes two adventure parks; Villa Demidoff, once belonging to the Medici family and the other- The Giant-in the Pioggia La Garena forest. Lastly, and only 20kms away, is Florence home to some of the most celebrated works of art in the world as well as churches, museums, buildings and breath-taking views which, all in all, make it one of the most loved and visited tourist destinations ever.
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