Hotel Helvetia & Bristol, 5-star hotel Florence, Italy
We have rewritten our history
Helvetia & Bristol, a historic residence a few steps from Palazzo Strozzi and via Tornabuoni and the first luxury hotel in the heart of Florence since 1885, reopens after a restoration of the historic wing and the recent expansion which mark its rebirth. Guests will enjoy 25 new charming rooms and suites signed by the famous interior designer Anouska Hempel together with exclusive internal courtyards and private terraces. Great Florentine master craftsmen have enriched the hotel with unpublished works made from an original design. A reference to the enveloping atmospheres and the "Great Beauty" that has always been a source of inspiration for all-Italian hospitality and the project in support of Italian artisans
Immerse yourself in the Christmas atmosphere with an exclusive wellness experience in the largest luxury spa of the historic center of Florence and discover the special treatments dedicated to the festive season, such as a purifying papaya scrub and the tailor-made massage with perfumed essences. Located where the ancient Roman baths once stood, LA SPA Helvetia & Bristol can be reserved for exclusive use on New Year's Eve.Discover more
The Fondazione Palazzo Strozzi will be hosting Olafur Eliasson: Nel tuo tempo, the largest exhibition in Italy to date exploring the art of Olafur Eliasson. One of the most original and visionary artists of our time, Eliasson’s multifaceted practice places the visitor at the heart of his reflection on the notion of shared experience and interaction with reality.discover more
Indulge in a selection of Signature Treatments at LA SPA Helvetia & Bristol, our new luxury spa in the historical center of Florence. The iconic wellbeing retreat in the heart of the city, located on the original site of Roman thermal baths, it offers a variety of wellness experiences: pool, treatments, body and face massages and spa rituals.Discover more
The eternal magic of the city pervades every corner of the Hotel Helvetia & Bristol located in the heart of the historic center, closed to the most important artistic attractions of the city.Discover
At Helvetia & Bristol all the details tell the story of the great Italian beauty. In the 89 recently renovated rooms, the high Italian craftsmanship represent the main elements of inspiration for the restoration project.
Thanks to this exclusive collaboration, our famous breakfast buffet, set in the timeless setting of the Bristol Winter Garden, includes a rotating selection of sweet and savory pastries, cakes, cookies and croissants baked daily by Florence's Iginio Massari Gallery.Discover more
Helvetia & Bristol and Altagamma
Helvetia & Bristol Florence has been part of the Altagamma Foundation since February 2022, which since 1992 has brought together the best companies in the Higher Cultural and Creative Industry that promote the excellence of Made in Italy throughout the world.
Together with Altagamma we share the values of the beauty of Italian style, a source of inspiration for Starhotels hospitality.