Marignolle relais & charme, immersed in the green hills, is in an extremely peaceful and quiet location, far from the traffic but close to the historic center of Florence.
The Relais is located between the Certosa Convent and Ponte Vecchio, very close to Piazzale Michelangelo, with a spectacular view of the city. Its strategically favorable position lets you reach the city's center in just a few minutes as well as its most important monuments, art museums, splendid museums, theaters and participate in cultural and fashion events that the city of Florence offers at any time of the year.
The Relais is just 3 kilometers from Porta Romana, one of the entrance ways to the city's renaissance center that you can reach in just 5/10 minutes by taxi or car.
We suggest using the frequent and comfortable taxis; otherwise, if you want to use your car, you can easily park in Porta Romana, reaching the nearby Ponte Vecchio that is just 800 meters away.
The country estate is the perfect place for those who, among the guests at luxury hotels in Florence, want to reach the Chianti area, Siena and San Gimignano in a short period of time.
Our guests particularly appreciate the charming atmosphere of the country estate, the warm welcome our staff provides, our exquisite breakfasts, our large, flowered garden, our charming rooms with luxurious details as well as our staff, always available to meet any requests to make your stay pleasant and unforgettable.
From Relais Marignolle, it is easy to reach the romantic area of Chianti, the cradle of noble and knowledgeable country people, coming into contact with an excellent harvest of wine and oil and understanding the history and joie de vivre of ancient Tuscan folk. Mediterranean agricultural traditions came from this land that is the homeland of great men like Leonardo, Michelangelo, Giovanni da Verrazzano, and Dante Alighieri.
Greve in Chianti, Panzano, Radda, and Castellina can be reached from the Relais in 25/35 minutes by traveling along a romantic road surrounded by vineyards and ancient homes; you can visit historic wine cellars and castles or Medieval cities, like Siena, Monteriggioni, San Gimignano, and Volterra, 40/50 minutes by car and enchanting cities like Pisa, Lucca, Arezzo and Pistoia, all of which are about an hour by car.
You can easily reach Rome or Venice from Relais Marignolle by train or car within about two and a half hours.
We would be delighted to help you visit our land by car or by organizing customized excursions with private tours.
If you haven't Acrobat Reader, click here.
From Autostrada del Sole, A1 Milan-Rome, get off at the Florence Impruneta exit and follow the directions for downtown Florence. After about 1.5 km, there is a stop light by the tree-lined square near the Galluzzo home. Go straight to via Senese to Florence. After about 500 meters, at the large roundabout turn left and take the tunnel towards Scandicci. After the tunnel you will find another roundabout, take the second exit and immediately take on your right an uphill road, Via San Quirichino (you will see our signboard at the corner). After about 80 meters, you'll find in front of you the number 16 and the entrance to Marignolle relais & charme.
The Santa Maria Novella train station is only 6 kilometers from the country estate. You can easily reach the country estate by taxi or by booking the hotel's transfer service (for a fee).
The Florence Airport, Amerigo Vespucci, is 14 kilometers from Relais Marignolle and has an excellent 24 hour taxi service. Alternatively, you can book a transfer (fee-based) to the country estate. There are many car rental companies at the airport such as Avis, Europcar, Maggiore, Hertz, etc.