Dimora Palanca

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In the very heart of Florence, in Via della Scala, sits a truly elegant property offering exceptional five star accommodation just a few minutes from the city’s most historic landmarks. A beautifully restored 18th-century villa where vast French doors open out onto the garden and flood the interior with natural daylight, ornate patterned parquet floors and stuccos can be seen in many areas and the drawing-room and library boast breathtaking frescoed ceilings decorated in rich hues of greens, reds and gold.

An atmosphere of timeless elegance where classic architecture sits harmoniously alongside bold pieces of modern art and design-led furnishings.

Sleek and clean furnishings give Dimora Palanca a very modern aesthetic while dark wood panelling and natural linens create a sense of luxury and sophistication. The eighteen rooms share a natural colour palette, accommodation is spacious, light and airy with high ceilings and natural wood floors. Many rooms enjoy captivating views of Florence’s medieval centre and its famous Duomo.

The hotel’s fine dining restaurant, Mimesi, is situated in the villa’s original kitchen and offers sophisticated dining overseen by innovative head chef Giovanni Cerroni and his team. At Mimesi, the menu has been created to communicate a quintessentially Mediterranean style of fine dining. Celebrating local and seasonal ingredients infused with flavours discovered by the chef during his time spent working around the world.

Set between the 18th-century villa and the original orangery is Dimora Palanca’s private courtyard garden. A stunning example of contemporary garden design, the courtyard provides a stunning setting, a tranquil oasis in the centre of Florence.