Neighbouring the famous Ponte Vecchio, Uffizi Gallery and Pitti Palace, The Westin Excelsior, Florence, combines contemporary accommodations with seven centuries of Florentine history. Located on Piazza Ognissanti, we offer a professional staff dedicated to impeccable service and a state-of-the-art business centre. No wonder we were named to the 2005 and 2006 Condé Nast Traveller Gold Lists, as well as being recognized by them as one of the "Top 75 Hotels in Europe" in 2005.
With spectacular views, our hotel is truly a cut above. Our concierge is here to make your stay more relaxing, and is happy to assist you with reservations and recommendations. Try out delicious Italian fare at Il Cestello, where award-winning chef Giuseppe Dalla Rosa prepares authentic Mediterranean meals.
Completely renovated in 1997, our guest rooms are warmly decorated. Our signature Heavenly Bed® maximizes your relaxation, and Arno River or city views provide a soothing distraction. Conveniences like High Speed Internet Access are standard, but guests will feel connected to the history of Florence with our elegant accommodations.
Check in from: 3:00 pm
Check out by: 12:00 noon
Our completely restored meeting rooms offer the perfect gathering place for meetings, receptions, banquets, and conventions. Sumptuous interiors combined with the latest technology transform your meetings into memorable occasions.
From Bologna Take the A-1 and exit at Firenze Nord. Follow the signs to the city centre until you reach the Arno River. At the river, follow the directions to Ponte Vecchio and follow Longarno Vespucci until you come to Piazza Ognissanti.
From Fiesole Follow the directions to the city centre. At Piazza Della Liberta follow Viale Lavagnini around the Fortezza da Basso until you reach Viale Rosselli. At the Arno River, turn left towards Piazza Ognissanti.
From Pisa/Livorno Take the A-11 and follow the directions to the city centre until you arrive at the Arno River. At the river, follow the directions to Ponte Vecchio and then take Lungarno Vespucci until you reach Piazza Ognissanti.
From Rome Take the A-1 and exit at Firenze Certosa. Follow directions to Florence and the city centre/Via Porta Romana to Petrarca. Continue to Ponte Della Vittoria and after you cross the Arno River, turn right onto Piazza Ognissanti.
By plane: The hotel is 8km far from Firenze-Pertola airport. Transfer from/to the hotel upon request.
By train: The hotel is 5 minutes from S.Maria Novella railway station.
Valet service available to a from the hotel. Prices are daily based on the size of the car. Charges are placed on guest's hotel bill. Space based on availability.