Welcome to Hotel Boscolo Astoria Florence, The Boscolo Astoria is set in the medieval Palazzo Gaddi, a typical example of Florentine Baroque design. Its rooftop terrace offers spectacular city views and is 400 metres from the Cathedral. This elegantly renovated hotel features stylish rooms with frescoed walls and antique furniture. All rooms offer a satellite TV, a minibar, and air conditioning. Free Wi-Fi is available in the Astoria’s lobby. Breakfast is an extensive buffet, and drinks and snacks are served on the terrace. Palazzo Gaddi restaurant offers local, international and Mediterranean cuisine, as well as themed menus. The Agorà Wine Bar is open to the public and features an extensive list of Italian wines. Santa Maria Novella Train Station is a 5-minute walk away. The staff at reception can help you choose and organise tours to the surrounding areas. You can explore the many Medici Villas and their large gardens, tour in the Chianti region or discover small medieval cities such as San Gimignano and Volterra. (Hotel Boscolo Astoria Florence hotels booking).