La Signoria di Firenze
Bed & Breakfast a Firenze, via Calimaruzza
B&B SIGNORIA DI FIRENZE stands in the heart of Florence, 20mt from Piazza Signoria, in
the historical Calimaruzza street and in the charming scenery of the historical center of Florence.
The Palace, which houses the SIGNORIA DI FIRENZE is located in one of the most ancient Florence’s city streets. It is located at a stone's throw from the major monumental buildings of the city, in the street joining Piazza della Signoria known as Loggia del Porcellino.
In this Loggia, had been established the Art of Merchants, Calmala, which was one of the Arts .
The guilds of Arts and Crafts of Florence are so many among this section of the historical center where many Artscraft shops are.
The first news about the formation of Art is dated 1182.
The Corporation lived until 1770 and among the Florentine families belonged to this Corporation We can list the Albizi, and the Pazzi and the Strozzi.
The power of the Corporation is also manifested in taking care as patronage and of many buildings as the Baptistery, the Church of St. Miniato al Monte, a statue of the patron saint carried out by that Ghiberti located nearby Church of Orsanmichele.
Noted the importance of Corporation of Arts which used to have his headquarters in Our B&B street, We decided to devote our rooms to some artists who have characterized with their works Florentine culture during the Arts period in 1400-1500.
The restoration, to develop the B&B - LA SIGNORIA DI FIRENZE respected
the structure and nature of the building.
It was designed to include an adequate number of bathrooms, sleeping areas and a common area and the various facilities required by the current housing needs.
Were kept in the old decorations on the ceilings.
All the floors are precious Tuscan oak.
The finishings that characterize the apartment, also in the style chosen for the decoration of the baths, are in perfect harmony with the set and the typical Florentine.
In this old building, we have at the first floor (without elevator) five prestigious rooms renovated and furnished in compliance with the Florentine tradition without losing touch with modernity, the new demands of our time and with maximum comfort.