New Tuscany luxury hotel Il Salviatino.
Fancy a luxury Tuscany holiday? Then take a look at restored Renaissance villa Il Salviatino.
Located in the town of Fiesole outside Florence, the luxury all-suite hotel was developed by hotel development and management company MPg and architect Luciano Maria Colombo.
The newly restored 15th century villa has been called one of the “coolest new hotels in the world.”
In the Tuscan hills, the former Florentine palace dates back to 1320.
Prior to restoration and conversion, the villa had been a longtime cultural gathering place for artists, performers and intellectuals.
For the holiday season, Il Salviatino is offering a special festive promotion from December 22, 2010 to January 9, 2011.
Festive season rates will be available on gourmet regional cuisine; VIP shopping; cultural excursions; wine tasting; cooking classes and live entertainment.
Views of Florence.
Excursions will be arranged to the surrounding countryside.
Guided city tours will have complimentary entrance to museums such as Uffizzi, La Galleria and Bargello.
Afternoon events will include a local artisan market and Asian-style afternoon tea.
Shuttles will be organized to the Florence Duomo cathedral on December 24, 25 and 31.
For more info, visit the hotel site.
Images courtesy of Il Salviatino