Hotel Lungarno — Lungarno Collection

Classic style in Florence
Just steps from Florence’s famous Ponte Vecchio bridge sits Hotel Lungarno, the first of the Ferragamo family’s Lungarno Collection, a series of luxury hotels in Florence and Rome all with unique visions and identities. Hotel Lungarno is the most classic of the bunch, attracting honeymooners and Italians alike.

Coming off a recent renovation, the lobby now welcomes you with a comfortable lounge feel, new technology to expedite the check-in process and direct, breathtaking views of the Ponte Vecchio. The design reflects a subtle maritime theme with elegant river boat colors of white and blue. The light-filled spaces are enhanced by original art from several top names, including Picasso and Cocteau, and the hotel itself features more than 450 pieces of 20th-century works.

The picture-perfect Picteau Lounge encourages you to opt for an afternoon negroni and take in a little of Florence with each sip while gazing at incredible views of the Arno River.
Our Inspector's Highlights
  • The Florence hotel has possibly the best views in the city and definitely one of the best locations on the south banks of the Arno.
  • Each spacious accommodation offers stunning views of either the Ponte Vecchio or historic Florence. 
  • For those looking for something more medieval, book one of the rooms in the 13th-century Marsili Tower, which has exposed original bricks wall, floor-to-ceiling windows and canopy beds.
Things to Know
  • One of the perks of staying at a Ferragamo property is the ability to indulge in exclusive bath products by Tuscan Soul.
  • While the hotel itself does not have an onsite spa, White Iris Beauty Spa, located at nearby sister hotel Continentale, has a wide range of treatments and a serene atmosphere.
  • Free entrance to the Salvatore Ferragamo Museum (and a store discount) is also included in room rates.
  • Even though the hotel does not have an onsite spa, in-suite massages can be arranged upon request.
The Rooms
  • All of the hotel's 65 rooms have been recently renovated, with 10 new suites specially designed for families, offering space for up to four guests.
  • Guest rooms are bright, filled with light and follow the blue-and-white theme in a sophisticated fashion.
  • Each room has unique touches — from antique hardwood furniture and different works of modern art to varying views of the city and river below.
  • The beds are quite large, many with river views, Egyptian cotton sheets and cashmere throws; bathrooms are outfitted in Italian marble, of course.
  • Suites have fun named like Picasso or Cocteau and have an open-space layout with walls washed in light blue.
The Restaurants
  • Breakfast is served in an impressive round-table buffet with local delicacies in addition to typical morning fare.
  • Enjoy your morning meal al fresco complete with views of the Arno River or in the redesigned light filled lobby.
  • Borgo San Jacopo (known as BSJ) is the sexy, contemporary in-house restaurant. It’s covered in vintage fashion prints from the ’50s and is under the helm of executive chef Peter Brunel.
  • The recently revitalized menu invites you to experience inventive Italian cuisine from various regions around the country, resulting in dishes like a delicious spaghetti alla carbonara made with potatoes and wild boar ravioli.
  • Indulge in a contemporary tasting menu and hit up the expert sommelier for help with choosing from the elaborate wine menu that features more than 1,000 bottles. Or grab a well-made cocktail in the Picteau Lounge Bar, which has a stunning art collection.
Babysitting services
House car
Meeting rooms
Pet friendly
Getting There
Borgo S. Jacopo, 14, 50125, Florence, Italy
FLR (28 min)   PSA (55 min-1 h 10 min)   BLQ (1 hr 25 min-1 hr 40 min)  
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