The Hotel Porta Faenza is a beautifully
appointed 3 star hotel located near the train station of Santa
Maria Novella, within walking distance of the Conference Hall
and Exhibition grounds of the Fortezza da Basso.
The hotel is run by the well-known Florence photographer,
Antonio Lalli and his Canadian-born wife, Rose, who have been
hoteliers since 1974.
The hotel is situated near the site of one of the original
city gates, which once surrounded and protected the city of
Florence. The hotel building is historic 18th century and
the surrounding buildings reflect that history in the variety
of stonework and architecture. Inside the hotel is displayed
a collection of old tools, which are also of historical interest.
The interior of the hotel has been modernised to a very high
standard, and is appointed to meet every expectation. It has
an elevator and is air-conditioned throughout. This attractive
hotel offers a high standard of accommodation and service
in an excellent location within the stunning city of Florence.
The hotel also has a private 24hour garage for the exclusive
use of its clients.