4 Via Doccia
Tel: 39 055 567 8200
Tel: 800 237 1236
This 15th-century monastery with original frescoes and tiered gardens "celebrates its past with true style and authenticity." Rooms overlook the Arno Valley and Florencethe city is a free 15-minute shuttle ride away. The Limonaia, a former orangerie, is now a high-ceilinged suite. The open-air Loggia's rustic delights include homemade pasta with duck ragout and ewe's milk cheese.
Also featured on the: Gold List for 2006, Gold List for 2007, Gold List for 2008, Gold List for 2011
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