Foodies can try a "delicious experience"
with cooking lessons with Ms. Paola
, watching the preparation of traditional dishes and actively participating in making them using simple and genuine products and the right cooking method, the real secrets to Florentine culture. You can then try the dishes we made in the gazebo along with a nice glass of Chianti.
MUSEUMS AND GALLERIES
We suggest booking visits in advance, especially for some museums like the Galleria degli Uffizi
, Galleria dell'Accademia
, and Museo Nazionale del Bargello
while the Musei di Palazzo Pitti, Galleria Palatina, the Royal apartments, the Boboli Gardens and Palazzo Vecchio can be booked during your stay; advanced booking will help you avoid entrance lines.
The museums that can be booked are the Cappella Brancacci, Museo dell'Opera di Santa Croce, and Opificio delle Pietre Dure as well as all the Basicilas and Florentine Renaissance buildings.
It is also possible to book visits with a Tourist Guide in the language of your choice.
MUSIC, THEATER AND EVENTS
It will be our pleasure to book tickets for the theater and opera as well as famous concerts and ballets at the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino or for the Pitti Immagine shows.
We can offer private car transfers from Florence
and Pisa Airport, the train station or trade shows and/or conferences at Pitti Immagine
at the Fortezza da Basso.
"A fascinating and unforgettable experience"
will be your opinion of one of the tours that we organize just for our clients:
through the streets of Florence.
Guided visits to typical Florentine artisan shops.
at a famous Chianti Castle and historic visits to wine cellars with wine and typical product tastings.
Visits to a typical farm where you can see the wine production process, taste our products and eat at a typical trattoria.
Chianti Classico tours
and then visit Siena or San Gimignano.
Visit Piazza del Campo in Siena
, the Medieval city of San Gimignano
and the Monteriggioni
to the typical Terracotta Factory in the city of Impruneta, with wine tastings.
of the city of Pisa, Lucca, Cortona or Vald d'Orcia.
Tours can be half-day (4 hours) or full day (8 hours).
We can organize visits to the Outlets
of the best Italian fashion designers: "The Mall" (Gucci, Armani, Ferragamo, Sergio Rossi, Zegna, Tod's, Valentino, Hogan, Bottega Veneta, Loro Piana, Ungano, Yves Sant Laurent) Dolce&Gabbana, Fendi, Prada, Roberto Cavalli. etc.
SPA, GYM and BEAUTY
Klab Marignolle is a beautiful fitness center located at the top of the hill only 3 minutes from our hotel. Here you will find:
SPA Thermarium - sauna, bio sauna, Turkish bath, jetski, Whirlpool Jacuzzi, showers and tropical jet, steam
GYM - machines for cardio workout and Isotonic, Fitness Classes, Spinning
POOLS (2 indoor)
BEAUTY - Facial and body treatments, massages, epilation, Solarium, Kinderkids.
All type of massages (Relaxing, Shiatsu, Olistic, Ayurvedic) can be arranged directly in our hotel on your request.
TASTINGS AND DINNERS
We can book delicious dinners at the best restaurants
or in typical trattorie and osterie in downtown Florence or in the Florentine hills
, perfect for those who appreciate the exquisite culinary offerings of Tuscan cuisine. For those who don't want to leave the Relais
, we can organize a simple snack or a delicious light dinner upon request or reserve a table at the famous Florentine trattoria "Bibe" located only 250 meters from the Relais and offers a free shuttle service for our customers.
For those who love Golf
, we can book green-fees for three splendid greens in the Florence area; the historic course inaugurated in 1933 at Golf Club dell'Ugolino
, the magnificent course designed by Arnold Palmerm, Le Pavoniere
, and the charming Poggio dei Medici, the former site of the Italian Women's Open, all of which are between 15-40 minutes by car. Other golf courses within an hour by car are Castelfalfi
and the Royal Club La Bagnaia
For those who love tennis, just 400 meters away is the Tennis Club of San Quirichino
, four tennis courts with a fantastic view on the hills.