The Westin Excelsior

Neighboring the famous Ponte Vecchio, Uffizi Gallery and Pitti Palace, The Westin Excelsior, Florence combines luxurious modern accommodations with seven centuries of Florentine history. The Westin Excelsior's presence on Piazza Ognissanti is impressive, featuring newly refurbished guest rooms, a brand new restaurant and bar, a professional staff dedicated to impeccable service, and a state-of-the-art Westin Workout Fitness room. Sitting high on the banks of the Arno River, the hotel also offers spectacular views of the panoramic Tuscan countryside, the colored terracotta rooftops and the landmarks of Florence. These are just a few of the reasons it was recently named to Condé Nast Traveler's 2002 Gold List. Completely renovated in 1997, The Westin Excelsior, Florence offers magnificent accommodations steeped in 700 years of Florentine tradition. Our Grand Deluxe suites and Junior suites provide spacious elegant living areas, while Penthouse, Belvedere and Presidential suites offer gracious accommodations and special amenities. All guest rooms also feature the Heavenly Bed® and are conveniently furnished with air conditioning, a direct-dial phone, television and minibar. Adjoining Rooms Available Bathrobes City View Rooms Available The Heavenly Bed Connecting Rooms Available Data Port Hairdryer in Room In-Room Movies In-Room Safe Non-Smoking Rooms Available River Views Rooms Available Rollaway Beds Available Satellite Channels Suites Available Voicemail HOTEL SERVICES - Service Express - 24-Hour Room Service Express - Babysitting Service - Bar - Bellstand/Porters ORVM RESTAURANT & BAR With a modern and elegant art deco style ORVM, the new bar and restaurant of the Westin Excelsior, is able to give a touch of renewal to the classical and refined ambience of the hotel. ORVM is located on the ground floor of the hotel, overlooking Ognissanti square, with an entrance from the hotel Lobby and an entrance from the Arno River side. The new ambience features architectonical details and furnishings that contribute to create a unique place, where each detail is made with accurate attention. For a lunch or a dinner the menu conceived by Executive Chef Giuseppe Dalla Rosa offers dishes of the Mediterranean gastronomic tradition, made with fresh seasonal products, accompanied by Tuscan traditional wines and by the best choice of international ones, all to confirm once again the exclusive feature of this restaurant. ORVM restaurant also offers many menu formulas such as the Express Lunch, the Wellness menu (from breakfast to dinner, including a large assortment of organic and healthy food), or a daily set suggestion of courses. Two impressive orange chandeliers give a warm light to the renewed ORVM bar. The brown shades of the furniture, made by leather and wood, are a modern interpretation of the spirit and charm of the roaring twenties, punctuated with late Art Déco design elements. For those loving to socialize, from 7.00 pm to 9.00 pm, ORVM proposes Unwind, a Westin ritual that accompanies you from day to night. A wide cocktail menu is able to satisfy classic tastes and new combinations, for guests who enjoy food and drinks surrounded by background live music.

Santa Maria Novella - 2 Blocks
Shopping Area - 2 Blocks
Old Bridge (Ponte Vecchio) - 5 Blocks
Uffizi Gallery - 5 Blocks
Pitti Palace - 6 Blocks
Signoria Square - 6 Blocks
Duomo Cathedral - 7 Blocks
Santa Maria Del Fiore - 7 Blocks
Accademia (Michelangelo's David) - 9 Blocks
Santa Croce - 9 Blocks

Hotel features

Air conditioning
Credit cards
Rooms with fridge
Rooms with telephone
Rooms with TV set
Light kitchen/diet kitchen
Complete/full kitchen service
No smoking restaurant area
Babysitter/baby facilities
Paying car park

Paying shuttle service
Car rental
Conference room
Cellular phone renting
Internet connection
Modem connection
Video conference
Conference center
LAN connection
Fax on the desk reception
Door keeper
Night gatekeeper
Polyglot staff

24 hour room service
Fast reception
Handicap services
Catering service
Theatre ticket office
Shoes cleaning service
24 hour reception
Checkroom/luggage deposit room
Dining room service
Open late cash service
Postal service

Other services
Business center
Fax facilities
Laundry service
Dry cleaning service
Iron services


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