Palazzo Gaddi is housed in the Renaissance Palazzo Gaddi, dating back to 1596 and boasting traditional Florentine Baroque halls. It is 450 yards from Florence Cathedral and its rooftop terrace offers spectacular city views. This elegantly renovated hotel features free WiFi throughout and rooms with frescoed walls and antique furniture. All rooms are air conditioned and offer a satellite TV, minibar and safe. Breakfast is an extensive buffet served in the Giordano hall, with antique frescoes and stuccoes. Drinks and snacks are served on the terrace. Palazzo Gaddi restaurant offers Tuscan and Mediterranean specialities, as well as themed menus. There is also a spacious bar next to the hall. Santa Maria Novella Train Station is a 5-minute walk away. The staff at reception can help you choose and organise tours to the surrounding areas. You can explore the many Medici Villas and their large gardens, tour in the Chianti region or discover small medieval cities such as San Gimignano and Volterra.