WELCOME TO VILLA CORA
Villa Cora is located in a centuries-old park that overlooks the Boboli Gardens, on the hills just outside the historical center of Florence. The villa is an aristocratic residence built at the end of the XIX century upon commission by Baron Oppenheim reflecting the architectural styles of that period. It is dominated by a strong eclectic decor that provides the villa with different, sometimes even bizarre, artistic styles. Villa Cora, inaugurated when Florence was the capital of the Kingdom of Italy, has become throughout the years one of the major cultural and cosmopolitan symbols of Florence.
Villa Cora earned its reputation by hosting international guests of great importance, such as Princess Eugenia, wife of Napoleon III, and the Russian composer Tchaikovsky. In addition, it has always been considered the most beautiful residence of the Tuscan capital. Villa Cora became an exclusive grand hotel at the end of 1960 and reopened in late 2010 after a detailed three-year restoration. In 2016, Villa Cora becomes part of The Leading Hotels of the World, an international collection of luxury independent hotels.
PLAN YOUR EVENT
Florence has many picturesque event spaces to choose from, however, none is more sought after than Villa Cora to host an exclusive one-of-a-kind wedding celebration.
ROOMS & SUITES
The Hotel offers every type of room: classic and deluxe, family, duplex junior suite and nine exclusive suites. Every detail was designed to create unique surroundings where luxury and elegance can combine harmoniously and the aesthetic taste is accompanied by high quality comfort. Every room is equipped with king size or twin beds, air conditioning, flat or plasma satellite TV, electronic safe,
cable and wireless internet connection, telephone with integrated answering machine, private bathroom and a mini bar with a fine selection of local products.The bathrooms are made entirely in Carrara marble. They offer all the European comforts with either a bath or shower and have an exclusive assortment of courtesy beauty products by Maison Francis Kurkdjian.
Free Internet point
Calidarium (heated floor area with hot tub)
Hammam (turkish bath)
Massages (by appointment)
Restaurant Le Bistrot: in winter in the beautiful Sala Moresca, in summer in the winter garden by the pool
Large rooftop terrace with possibility of organizing events
All rooms are connected to the villa via internal routes and heated
Antique decorations and antique furniture