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Gold List 2010

The Westin Excelsior, Florence 

3 Piazza Ognissanti

Italy 50123

Tel: 39 055 271 51

Tapestries, stained glass, terra-cotta, and frescoes in rooms testify to the centuries of history at this hotel in the "perfect location" near the Ponte Vecchio, Uffizi Gallery, and Pitti Palace. The property, on the Arno, is "close to all the best restaurants"—the maitre 'd in the lounge will make reservations—or you can sample the healthy Mediterranean cuisine, such as buckwheat and vegetable ravioli, at Orvm.

(171 rooms)
Also featured on the: Gold List for 2005, Gold List for 2006, Gold List for 2007, Gold List for 2008, Gold List for 2009, Gold List for 2011

Overall Score: 91.4

  • Rooms: 91.1
  • Service: 89.9
  • Food: 80.6
  • Location: 92.7
  • Design: 89.9
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