Travel with confidence in Florence and all over Italy

The Italian government requires the so-called ‘Green Pass’ to access certain services from 6 August 2021. It is required to be served at indoor tables in restaurants and bars, and to access museums, cinemas, spas as well as trains, concerts and large gatherings amongst others.
This certification is not mandatory to access Dimora Palanca, but it’s needed to access our catering services. We therefore kindly ask you to self-certify your vaccination: this will allow you to access not only our breakfast room and restaurant, but any premise ALL OVER Italy.
Please contact reservations@dimorapalanca.com for your self-certification, our team will be happy to help you prepare it and to answer any questions you may have.

 
 
 
 
 

Unique Art Experience Hotel

WELCOME TO DIMORA PALANCA

Welcome to Florentine luxury

Since the end of the 1800s, Dimora Palanca has been a meeting point for cosmopolitan travellers and art lovers.
The atmosphere at Dimora Palanca is one of timeless five-star elegance where classic architecture sits harmoniously alongside bold pieces of modern art and design-led furnishings. It is time to discover a surprising Florence.

History & heritage in the heart of Florence

A beautifully restored 18th-century villa, Dimora Palanca has been linked to the arts for many years and this vibrant artistic heritage is clearly represented throughout the property today.

 

Impressive Florentine heritage.

 

Captivating and timeless beauty.

 

Discover Florence’s hidden secrets.

 

Admire the worlds' masterpieces first hand.

 

Uncover the Medici’s glorious past.

 

Beauty, passion, and romance.

THE ROOMS

Refined comfort

The original villa houses a selection of rooms and suites each beautifully furnished and decorated to the very highest level.

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.

ROOM AMENITIES

  • À la carte breakfast
  • Complimentary high
    speed WiFi
  • Welcome gift
  • Minibar with soft drinks
  • Exclusive bathroom
    amenities
  • Fluffy bathrobes and
    slippers
  • SIMMONS mattresses
  • Linen sheets
  • Hairdryer
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Air conditioning
  • In-room safe
  • Cordless phone
  • Wooden floors
  • Non-smoking

THE ROOMS

Refined comfort

The original villa houses a selection of rooms and suites each beautifully furnished and decorated to the very highest level.

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.

ROOM AMENITIES

  • À la carte breakfast
  • Complimentary high
    speed WiFi
  • Welcome gift
  • Minibar with soft drinks
  • Exclusive bathroom
    amenities
  • Fluffy bathrobes and
    slippers
  • SIMMONS mattresses
  • Linen sheets
  • Hairdryer
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Air conditioning
  • In-room safe
  • Cordless phone
  • Wooden floors
  • Non-smoking

ATMOSPHERE

Florentine luxury and contemporary design

Dimora Palanca’s architectural presence is classic 19th century Florentine in its design, yet its interior décor is far from traditional. Each space is intelligently and luxuriously curated in terms of both function and form and presents ultra-modern designer furnishings within a classic setting.

Guests of Dimora Palanca can enjoy time in the effortlessly chic library, spacious lounge, sophisticated bar, morning room, and the rather cool games area.

SERVICES

  • Private parking
  • Lounge Bar
  • Culinary restaurant
  • Selected furniture and
    artwork for sale
  • Wine cellar
  • Private garden with
    literary gatherings
  • Exclusive use of the structure/building
  • Concierge

ATMOSPHERE

Florentine luxury and contemporary design

Dimora Palanca’s architectural presence is classic 19th century Florentine in its design, yet its interior décor is far from traditional. Each space is intelligently and luxuriously curated in terms of both function and form and presents ultra-modern designer furnishings within a classic setting.

Guests of Dimora Palanca can enjoy time in the effortlessly chic library, spacious lounge, sophisticated bar, morning room, and the rather cool games area.

SERVICES

  • Private parking
  • Lounge Bar
  • Culinary restaurant
  • Selected furniture and
    artwork for sale
  • Wine cellar
  • Private garden with
    literary gatherings
  • Exclusive use of the structure/building
  • Concierge

Traditional and Contemporary Experiences

Dimora Palanca offers a tailormade concierge service where unique experiences can be designed to suit a guest’s personal interests. Private viewings of art collections or fashion designers’ ateliers can be arranged, as can visits to artisan studios and prestigious wine cellars in the city. Tickets for the city’s seasonal events such as concerts, opera and theatre can be sourced on request. Dimora Palanca’s immersive Florentine experiences can be tailored in detail to suit each individual guest.

EXCEPTIONAL DINING EXPERIENCE

Mimesi restaurant

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, the cuisine at Mimesi is truly contemporary and yet honours tradition with its orchestrated interpretations of ancient dishes.

Our Location

Dimora Palanca is the ideal luxury location for those wishing to explore Florence on foot, the hotel is just a five-minute walk from the central train station of Santa Maria Novella and sits adjacent to the main tram line which connects the city.

Closest airports
Florence Airport 5.4 km
Pisa International Airport 68.7 km
Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport 84.7 km