Grand Hotel Mediterraneo


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Lungarno del Tempio 44, Lungarno del Tempio, 50122 Florence, Italy

About the Grand Hotel Mediterraneo:

The Grand Hotel Mediterraneo has a wonderful view over the famous river Arno banks (called “Lungarni”), near the beautiful Piazza Santa Croce, with a stunning panorama of the city.

The Grand Hotel Mediterraneo is very close to the most important monuments, including Piazza Santa Croce, Piazzale Michelangelo, the Uffizi Gallery and Ponte Vecchio.

Guest Rooms

The 329 rooms at Grand Hotel Mediterraneo are large, luminous and equipped with all comforts. They have been designed and refurbished with great care in all details. All of the Superior rooms have wide windows to make the best of the magnificent view over the river Arno and the Tuscan hills. Non-smoking rooms are also available upon request.

 

CLASSIC ROOM

All classic rooms are located on the 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th floor of Min Building. They have parquet floors and marble bathroom.

They can be single, double, triple and quadruple.

Room Facilities:

  • bathroom with bathtub or shower
  • air conditioning
  • heating
  • work desk
  • mini-bar with wide assortment
  • LCD TV
  • hairdryer
  • safe deposit box
  • wi-Fi connection

 

NEW STYLE

The modern New Style of the Main Building are on the 4th floors. They all have parquet floors and marble bathrooms.

Room Facilities:

  • air conditioning
  • heating
  • mini-bar with wide assortment
  • USB power outlets
  • kettle
  • wi-Fi connection
  • safe deposit box
  • amenities and toiletries with exclusive fragrances
  • LCD TV
  • wake up service

 

CONTEMPORARY SUPERIOR ROOM

The first impressions you have when entering one of the newest Contemporary Superior rooms on the fifth floor are their brightness and the careful attention to detail that make them simply unique.

The décor of the rooms, with art and drawings of Florentine, open in the mind’s eye a window to the wonders of the city. The delightful living room is made even more unforgettable by the soft, warm colors of the fabrics, furniture and parquet flooring.

Room Facilities:

  • contemporary style furnishings
  • wall decorations with drawings and details of Florentine art
  • marble bathrooms with bath or shower
  • USB power outlets
  • electric kettle
  • bathrobe and slippers
  • air conditioning
  • heating
  • work desk
  • mini bar with drinks selection
  • hairdryer
  • TV LCD
  • safe deposit box
  • free Wi-Fi connection

 

DELUXE & PANORAMIC DELUXE

With unique, cosy and bright environments, the elegance of these oasis of comfort are accentuated by the careful color selection of curtains and furnishings. The headboard of the bed, fabric or leather padded, is enhanced by a gold or silver leaf frame with modern reading lights of an appealing design.

The furnishings consist of a spacious wardrobe with mirrored doors, fabric or leather armchair and wood desk with a granite top. The floors are either in parquet or a delicate beige coloured carpet.

The luxurious marble bathroom is complete with either a bathtub or shower and wall mirror with mosaic decoration. The terraces with a view that characterise the Panoramic Deluxe, help to make your stay even more relaxing. The terraces can be separated by a frosted glass screen to offer total privacy for a peaceful rest, a quiet sunbathe or a relaxing open-air aperitif.

Room Facilities:

  • air conditioning
  • heating
  • mini-bar with wide assortment
  • wi-Fi connection
  • safe deposit box
  • shoe shine
  • work desk
  • amenities and toiletries with exclusive fragrances
  • LCD TV
  • bathrobe, slippers and shower cap
  • wake up service

 

MONUMENT VIEW JUNIOR SUITE

A large and luxurious 322 square foot (30m2) room that offers a glimpse of the city of Dante. As in the most impressive of the renaissance paintings, from the two large windows of the Monument View Junior Suite, all of the most beautiful views of Florence are available to welcome you as our guest.

A large entrance hall extends to the living room furnished with a sofa, long desk and stone mosaic mirrors. The delightful sleeping area is subtly furnished in complementary shades of yellow, gold and blue.

The bathroom, also illuminated by a large window, is entirely covered with Italian marble and features a large shower enclosure with characteristic rain showerhead, double washbasin and a wall mirror with stone surround.

Room Facilities:

  • air conditioning
  • heating
  • mini-bar with wide assortment
  • wi-Fi connection
  • walk In wardrobe
  • safe deposit box
  • shoe shine
  • work desk
  • amenities and toiletries with exclusive fragrances
  • LCD TV
  • bathrobe, slippers and shower cap
  • wake up service

 

RIVER VIEW JUNIOR SUITE

With an exclusive view of Lungarno and the Florentine hills, the magnificent and spacious 376 square foot (35m2) Junior Suite guarantees bright natural light and maximum comfort.

A sliding door divides the living area from the sleeping area, while the side windows and two terraces provide a unique, front-row, view of the River Arno and the Ponte Vecchio guaranteeing a pleasant and relaxing space from which to watch the world go by.

The décor, combined with light wood flooring, blends perfectly with the fabulous fabrics and the golden headboard of the bed.

The cosy, bright bathroom is entirely covered in marble, has a large bath and stone mosaic mirrors.

Room Facilities:

  • turkish bath
  • air conditioning
  • heating
  • mini-bar with wide assortment
  • wi-Fi connection
  • walk In wardrobe
  • safe deposit box
  • shoe shine
  • work desk
  • amenities and toiletries with exclusive fragrances
  • LCD TV
  • bathrobe, slippers and shower cap
  • wake up service
  • sewing set

 

GOLDEN SUITE

The Golden Suite is distinguished by its spacious 592 square feet (50m2) of refined elegance and the brightness of its rooms.

The 360​​° view that the guests enjoy from the Golden Suite offers breathtaking views, capturing the landscapes of the hills surrounding the city to immerse themselves in the rare beauty of the Florentine old town.

The comfortable environment of our suite makes it the perfect place to stay with your family or the ideal place for a business trip.

Room Facilities:

  • turkish bath
  • air conditioning
  • heating
  • mini-bar with wide assortment
  • wi-Fi connection
  • walk In wardrobe
  • safe deposit box
  • shoe shine
  • work desk
  • amenities and toiletries with exclusive fragrances
  • LCD TV
  • bathrobe, slippers and shower cap
  • wake up service
  • sewing set

 

NEW STYLE

The New Style of the South Wing are located on the 3rd, 4th and 5th floors.

The modern South Wing’s New Style rooms have beige and brown colour schemes complimented by parquet floors and marble bathrooms.

Their tranquility and brightness are two noticeable aspects of this type of room.

On the 5th floor, from the rear of the hotel, you can admire the main monuments of Florence and the hills of Fiesole.

Room Facilities:

  • bath or shower
  • air conditioning
  • heating
  • work desk
  • mini-bar with drinks selection
  • LCD TV
  • hairdryer
  • safe deposit box
  • free Wi-Fi connection

 

JUNIOR SUITE

The Junior Suite located in the South Wing is a 30 square feet room, with living area and walk-in wardrobe.

Completely refurbished, it is suitable for two persons and represents the ideal solution for traveling couples or businessmen who cannot give up comfort and elegance.

Located in the hotel’s quietest area, the room is bright and has two windows overlooking hotel’s internal garden.

Room Facilities:

  • air conditioning
  • heating
  • work desk
  • walk-in wardrobe
  • mini-bar with wide selection of drinks
  • shoe shine
  • sewing set
  • LCD TV
  • safe deposit box
  • free Wi-Fi connection
  • wake up call service
  • hairdryer
  • bathrobe, slippers and shower cap
  • bathtub
  • amenities and toiletries with exclusive fragrances

 

CONTEMPORARY SUPERIOR ROOM

The first impressions you have when entering one of the newest 41 Contemporary Superior rooms are their brightness and the careful attention to detail that make them simply unique.

The décor of the rooms, with art and drawings of Florentine, open in the mind’s eye a window to the wonders of the city. The delightful living room is made even more unforgettable by the soft, warm colors of the fabrics, furniture and parquet flooring.

Contemporary Superior Rooms located on the 2nd floor of South Wing are equipped with 55-inch LCD TV.

A design element of the bathrooms is the inclusion of blue LED lighting, allowing you to spend pleasant moments of relaxation immersed in the comfortable bathtubs and glow of the lights.

Room Facilities:

  • soundproof room with latest generation solutions
  • contemporary style furnishings
  • wall decorations with drawings and details of Florentine art
  • marble bathrooms with bath or shower
  • USB power outlets
  • private terrace (for some rooms)
  • electric kettle
  • interconnecting rooms
  • bathrobe and slippers
  • air conditioning
  • heating
  • work desk
  • mini bar with drinks selection
  • hairdryer
  • TV LCD
  • safe deposit box
  • free Wi-Fi connection

Dining

  • Chocolate/Cookies(additional charge)
  • Fruit (additional charge)
  • Bottle of Water (additional charge)
  • Wine/Champagne(additional charge)
  • Kids’ Meals (additional charge)
  • Special Diet Meals (upon request)
  • Snack Bar
  • Breakfast in the Room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Good Coffee!

In the relaxed and quiet atmosphere of the Grand Hotel Mediterraneo, the chefs of the three in-house restaurants – the Taverna, the Ristorante Arno and the Ristorante Fiesole – are ready to welcome you to let you try the delicious specialties of the traditional local cuisine. The American Bar and Lounge is the right place to enjoy a wide choice of drinks before or after dinner.

 

La Arno

In the morning the Arno dining room offers an excellent breakfast, consisting of a large selection of sweet and savory products with a gluten free (AIC) option provided in a separate area. The wide variety of the buffet meets the needs of those who follow particular medical, ethical or religious diets.

The à la carte menu for lunch and dinner offers dishes made with the freshest of ingredients and includes the famous Florentine T-bone steak, a particularly precious cut of meat obtained from the Chianina breed of cattle.

 

La Taverna

Chef Ragoni, with years of Italian and international experience, focuses his cooks on the careful selection of the finest and freshest of ingredients to present the most authentic tastes of Italian cuisine in true Tuscan tradition. His fastidious cooking methods enhance the taste and texture of the selected ingredients as well as meet the needs of those who prefer healthy nutritious food.

The cozy, private ambience of the La Taverna restaurant is perfect for organising birthdays and small private parties.

 

La Fiesole

For galas, banquets or convivial dinners during events organised at the Globo Congress Center, the elegant, bright environment of the Fiesole Restaurant is the ideal choice for entertaining guests and delighting their palate.

 

Lounge Bar

The Lounge Bar is the perfect place to have an aperitif, sip cocktails and drinks, eat pizza and sandwiches, but also taste our chef’s dishes in a pleasant and informal setting.

The hotel’s restaurants provide 24-hour service upon request to reception for non-regular time slots with fast-food recommendations.

The restaurant, in line with the philosophy of the hotel, accepts small and medium-sized pets.

Breakfast is served from 6:30 until 10:00 am. The restaurant is open from 12:00 to 2:00 pm and again from 7:00 to 10:00 pm.

Wellness

  • Happy Hour (additional charge)
  • Cycling
  • Bicycle Rental (additional charge)

Events

Globo is the congress centre within the Grand Hotel Mediterraneo which includes 15 meeting rooms, most with natural light, in recently refurbished spaces and equipped with state of the art technology, perfect for organising small and large corporate events, congresses, conferences and to showcase product launches.

At your disposal is our efficient Optical Fiber Wi-Fi network with speeds of up to 100 Mbps. The fast Wi-Fi allows up to 500 total users and 300 simultaneous users to connect at once. The Access Point Dual Band device allows 100 users to be connected to each individual device (Ruckus) at the same time.

The facilities available in each room include:

  • video projector and screen
  • audio system
  • microphones
  • flipcharts
  • fax/photocopying

Our Event Office is available for any additional needs, including equipment or technical assistance.

The 3,380 sqft (314 sqm) Salone dei Continenti on the ground floor and the 2368 sqft (220 sqm) Salone degli Oceani on the first floor can each be subdivided into 3 separate rooms.

One of the entrances to the convention center allows quick and easy access for larger equipment and automobiles, for exhibitions and automotive events.

We complete our congressional offer with personalised catering services with dishes created by our chef Andrea Ragoni, accompany you throughout the day; from the welcome coffee and cooking displays to the gala dinner grand finale.

Facilities

General
  • Shuttle Service
  • Pet Bowls
  • Shared Lounge/TV Area
  • Vending Machine (snacks)
  • Vending Machine (drinks)
  • Shuttle Service (additional charge)
  • Designated Smoking Area
  • Air Conditioning
  • All Spaces Non-Smoking (public and private)
  • Hypoallergenic Room Available
  • Shops (on site)
  • Heating
  • Car Rental
  • Packed Lunches
  • Soundproof Rooms
  • Souvenir/Gift Shop
  • Safe
  • Elevator
  • VIP Room Facilities
  • Family Rooms
  • Facilities for Disabled Guests
  • Non-smoking Rooms
  • Room Service

 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.

 

Accessibility
  • Emergency Cord in Bathroom
  • Toilet With Grab Rails
  • Wheelchair Accessible

 

Parking

Private parking is available on site (reservation is needed) and costs EUR 20 per day.

  • Accessible Parking
  • Parking Garage
  • Secured Parking

 

Front Desk Services
  • Concierge Service
  • Baggage Storage
  • Ticket Service
  • Tour Desk
  • Currency Exchange
  • 24-Hour Front Desk

 

Cleaning Services
  • Daily Housekeeping
  • Ironing Service (additional charge)
  • Dry Cleaning (additional charge)
  • Laundry (additional charge)

 

Languages Spoken
  • Italian
  • French
  • Spanish
  • English
  • German