Art Hotel Villa Agape - Florence

Via Torre Del Gallo 8-10 - 50125, Florence, Italy  show map
 3 stars
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Art Hotel Villa Agape - Florence

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Sports activities

Hiking

 Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Meeting/Banquet facilities

Overview

The 3-star Art Hotel Villa Agape boasts close proximity to Uffizi Gallery, Piazza della Signoria and Duomo - Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore just 1.6 km away. The business hotel in Florence attracts guests with its Italian architecture.

It is set 2 km from the center of Florence renowned for Piazzale Michelangelo and Pitti Palace.

The nearest bus stop is 250 meters away. The property is set 10 km from Peretola airport.

Rooms

Bright rooms feature climate control, a wardrobe, free Wi-Fi, TV and a private safe. Some rooms of Art Hotel Villa Agape command a view of the hills. Decorated in standard design, the rooms come with an electric kettle and a fridge as well as handmade furnishings.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the dining room each morning. In Caffe' Michelangelo guests can enjoy meals of italian cuisine within a 5-minute walk of the property.

Services

The on-site car rentals help to explore the area.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   27.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Indoor parking
  • Free parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Hiking

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Welcome drink
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Microphone

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Library
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Toilet
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer on request

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Via Torre Del Gallo 8-10 - 50125, Florence, Italy

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City Center
  • Florence
    1.1 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
    1.6 mi
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Caffe' Michelangelo (cuisine: Italian)
    1200 ft
  • MICHELANGELO (cuisine: Italian)
    1200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    27

Rooms and availability

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Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or 1 Single bed or Double bed or Twin beds
Size: 155 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
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    Art Hotel Villa Agape photos Room
    Standard Annex Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed or Double bed or Twin beds or Queen-size bed
    Size: 165 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
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      Junior Suite
      Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
      Size: 325 sq. feet
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        Superior Double Room
        Bed type: Double bed or 1 Super King-size bed or Double bed or Twin beds
        Size: 155 sq. feet
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Art Hotel Villa Agape - Florence Florence location
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          Hotel Address:

          Via Torre Del Gallo 8-10 - 50125, Florence, Italy

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Florence
            1.1 mi
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
            1.6 mi
          • Bus stop
            400 ft
          Restaurants
          • Caffe' Michelangelo (cuisine: Italian)
            1200 ft
          • MICHELANGELO (cuisine: Italian)
            1200 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            27

          Art Hotel Villa Agape Location

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • Michelangelo Square - 3300 ft
          • Uffizi/Ponte Vecchio - 5000 ft
          • Santa Croce - 5000 ft
          • 500 Touring Club - 1.0 mi

          Places of interest

          • Basílica de San Miniato a Monte - 3000 ft
          • Piazzale Miquelangelo - 3300 ft
          • Villa Medicea - 3300 ft
          • Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore - 5000 ft
          • Ponte Alle Grazie - 5000 ft
          • CHIESA SANTA CROCE - 1.0 mi
          • Piazza Santo Spirito - 1.0 mi
          • I Mosaici di Lastrucci - 1.0 mi
          • Palazzo Vecchio - 1.0 mi

          Convention centers

          • Via Maggio - 1.0 mi

          Shopping areas

          • Pitti Palace - 4600 ft
          • Museum of Natural History - 5000 ft
          • Uffizi Gallery - 1.0 mi

          Monuments and Landmarks

          • Piazzale Michelangelo - 3300 ft
          • Boboli Garden - 4600 ft
          • Ponte Vecchio - 5000 ft
          • Centro Storico - 1.0 mi
          • Basilica of Santa Croce - 1.0 mi

          Historical sites

          • Il Ponte Vecchio - 1.1 mi
          • Piazza della Signoria - 1.1 mi

          Museums

          • Museum of Natural History - 5000 ft
          • Die Geburt der Venus Uffizien - 5000 ft
          • Uffizi - 1.0 mi
          • Casa Buonarroti - 1.1 mi

          Parks

          • Bobboli Gärten - 4300 ft
          • Botanischer Garten Giardino di Boboli - 4600 ft

          Local attractions

          • Uffizi Gallery - 1.0 mi
            Piazzale degli Uffizi 6, Florence
          • Museo Galileo - Institute and Museum of the History of Science - 5000 ft
            Piazza dei Giudici 1, Florence
          • Palazzo Vecchio - 1.1 mi
            Piazza della Signoria, Florence
          • Basilica di Santa Croce - 5300 ft
            Piazza Santa Croce 16, Florence
          • Santa Felicita - 5000 ft
            Piazza Santa Felicita, Florence

          Near the hotel

          • Basilica di San Miniato al Monte - 3500 ft
            Via del Monte alle Croci / Viale Galileo Galilei, Florence
          • Forte di Belvedere o di San Giorgio Firenze - 3500 ft
            Via del Forte di san Giorgio, Florence
          • Museo Bardini - 3900 ft
            Piazza de'Mozzi 1, Florence
          • Boboli Gardens - 4900 ft
            Piazza Pitti, Florence
          • Folon e il Giardino delle Rose - 3500 ft
            Viale Giuseppe Poggi, 2, Florence
          • Giardino degli Iris - 3500 ft
            Piazzale Michelangelo, Florence
          • Pitti Palace - 4900 ft
            Galleria d'Arte Moderna, Florence

          Restaurants nearby

          • Caffe' Michelangelo - 1200 ft

            Address: V.le Galilei, 3r
            Phone: 055 2342705

            Cuisine: Italian

          • Trattoria Omero - 2500 ft

            Address: Via Pian dei Giullari 47
            Phone: +39 055 220053

            59% likes this, based on 227 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian

          • La Terrazza Del Principe - 2600 ft

            Address: Viale Niccolo Machiavelli
            Phone: 39-055-224104

            74% likes this, based on 90 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian

          • MICHELANGELO - 1200 ft

            Address: VIALE GALILEI 2 R

            Cuisine: Italian

          • Chalet Fontana - 2600 ft

            Address: Via di San Leonardo, 8
            Phone: 055225805

            Cuisine: Italian
            Price Range: USD 41 - USD 158

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            27
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          Art Hotel Villa Agape Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Art Hotel Villa Agape

          Average guest rating

          7.6out of 10
          Fabulous
          Based on 112 reviews

          Guest reviews

          • Family with children
            8.2

            Lovely setting overlooking Florence. Beautiful gardens. Easy bus trip to city centre.

            Staff don't speak english but we were able to cope.

          • Family with children
            9.2

            The gardens & the countryside. Warm, family atmosphere. The nuns were very friendly & hospitable.

            The fact that guests had to be back before 10:30 at night.

          • Family with children
            7.4

            Very clean and well kept monastery

            Lack of air-conditioning and 24x7 front desk

          • Couple
            9.2

            We did not realise this was a guest house run by nuns who kindly suggested a curfew of 10.30 in the evening - we requested a later arrival time which was fine. Despite a language barrier they were helpful and welcoming. The grounds were stunning and the views of the countryside and views of Florence were beautiful. It's a 30 minute walk to Ponte Vecchio (all down hill) offering more amazing views.

          • Older travelers
            7.4

            The lead nun was amazing! We joked with another guest that she was like MacGyver! The food was very nice. The gardens were amazing and we enjoyed them very much. If you are going to Florence to tour, you will find this a bit out of the way (but can easily take a bus to town, etc.) If you are looking for a place to get away from the city, this is a lovely choice.

            We took dinner without asking the price and were shocked that it cost 25 euro each! It was a good dinner, but we were travelling a bit on a budget and this came as a big surprise.

          • Family with children
            6.6

            The villa sits on a beautiful piece of land not too far from Piazza Michelangelo. It overlooks the city. This made travelling in Florence easy for us. We parked the car at the Piazza and saw Florence on sightseeing buses and by foot. The value for this villa was good. Staying here was a different experience for us.

            You can't be in a hurry, and you shouldn't expect the typical amenities of a hotel. Breakfast was very modest. So were the beds.

          • Couple
            8.8

            We love the ambience of the place.The serenity,the 'old' feel of the villa and the garden. The nuns who run the place give a 'Sound Of Music' touch to the whole experience. Ample parking. You can park your car at Piazza Michelangelo which is 5 mins away and take a bus to the city. Saves the hassle of driving and parking in the city. The sisters don't speak English,however some of the kitchen staff do. I would definitely stay there again.

            The sisters don't speak English,therefore communication was a bit difficult. The internet access was on an hourly basis,using access cards that the sisters hand out. You can get a few access cards, but it's not very convenient. In summer,when the sun stays out till late, it's a shame that you have to be in by 10pm. :)

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            Stay here if you want something a bit different-all the photos are accurate,the grounds are gorgeous,the nuns are great,very business-like but friendly.The evening meal is a fab 4-5 courses with wine,water and bread,but probably not ideal if you are fussy/ allergic / veggie as there is no choice-to give you an idea we had soup/salad/chicken in lemon sauce with roasties and veg/ice cream and then a fruit bowl.So nice we booked for the second night and that was even better.One meal for 2 costs about 50 euros,and we were so stuffed we could barely make it to the loggia on the 2nd floor to watch the sun set.Bliss.

          • Single
            6.6

            Very unusual atmosphere, quite location. Bed sheets with embroidery. Very friendly nuns.

            -Strangely, nobody in reviews mentioned about very thin walls (you hear everything from the next room, toilet flush and shower as if in your own room) and an alarm system which is switched on at night and then you cannot open/close the window. Maybe that is not in all rooms. Better to book this hotel when you have a car, since buses go very seldom after 8-9 pm.

          • Family with children
            6.6

            A very beautiful and very big garden, fills like a real countryside, but not far from Florence. Would like to stay there longer!

            Quit a strict ladies (sisters) - always forced us to keep the discipline! (without any word in english!). But that was even nice.

          • Couple
            4.6

            The lush garden was beautiful, with olive trees, irises and roses and a view over the landscape surrounding Florence

            The fact that it still is a functioning monastary, which means that the rooms are very sober, there is no possibility to have a double bed, there is a crucifix above the beds, and most of all, you have to be inside your room/at the hotel before 22h30 at night, which completely ruins your holiday if you are below the age of 70

          • Single
            7.8

            What an unexpected surprise Villa Agape is. The "secure" complex is run by the Sisters of Agape and they keep the place spotless. The rooms are simple but well furnished. The showers are brilliant and the gardens are fantastic. I sat out in the sunshine for an hour just taking it all in. Breakfast was a bit basic.. bread, jam, yoghurt and coffee. but sufficient if you aren't looking for anything "fancy". Location is good for Florence if you have transport. Walking into the city would be a bit of a "challenge".

            Nothing not to like really. Language could be difficult if you can't speak Italian, but one can get by.

          • Group of friends
            9.6

            Fantastic place with absolutely virgin nature! Great pleasure to be there! Thanks to Sisters Agape))) Only 15 minutes on foot to the city of Florence! If you are looking for a quiet, calm place, where you can think, enjoy nature etc., it's the best place! If you want joy, entertainment and coming back late - not very good) It's a real Sister's House with very strong rules...The door is closed at 23.00!

          • Couple
            9.2

            The location is splendid, quiet, and it features a magnificent garden. The whole place is very romantic. It is best suited to visit central Tuscany by car, because of easy access to the main roads. You can also take a bus to Florence (however, I have never seen the one that has the station nearby, you better walk down the street to another line). The villa itself is well maintained and relatively clean. Nothing to really complain about. I would stay here again.

            The breakfast is very limited and obviously cheap (unsalted bread, pre-packaged butter, jam, croissants and yogurt, fresh milk and coffee). Don't worry about the water - you will have plenty. The door from the douche cabin needed repairing. The antique wardrobe is worth professional refurbishment instead of just a wallpaper on the inside. It would be nice to understand Italian and even better to speak a few Italian words.

          • Group of friends
            8.2

            Wonderfull, quiet location on edge of Florence. Very special atmosphere, beautiful garden.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Art Hotel Villa Agape - Florence Florence location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          Via Torre Del Gallo 8-10 - 50125, Florence, Italy

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Florence
            1.1 mi
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
            1.6 mi
          • Bus stop
            400 ft
          Restaurants
          • Caffe' Michelangelo (cuisine: Italian)
            1200 ft
          • MICHELANGELO (cuisine: Italian)
            1200 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            27