Palazzo Portinari Salviati - Luxury Apartments
Period estate with elegant 16th-century frescoes for sale in Florence
Prestigious historical building with a spa and a Michelin-starred restaurant for sale in Florence
In the beating heart of Florence, in one of the most typical streets of the city center, stands the majestic Palazzo Portinari Salviati, a work of architectural art that has marked the history of the city, a symbol of the Renaissance. Developed on 4 levels for a total of 4,500 sqm, this wonderful property is divided into 23 exclusive apartments and houses a starred restaurant, a luxury spa, a lounge bar and a bistro.
With a history dating back to the 15th century, Palazzo Portinari Salviati is one of the most important witnesses of the glory of the cradle of the Renaissance and tells the story of some of the most illustrious Florentine families. Famous for being the home of Beatrice, Dante's muse, this property initially belonged to the Portinari family, later passing to the Salviati, faithful allies of the Medici. A place of great prestige, where Kings and Grand Dukes resided, this palace underwent a subsequent expansion under the guidance of Jacopo Salviati, who had the property embellished with grotesque style frescoes, distinctive of the school of Allori, who painted the Odyssey that can still be adrmire in the Court of the Emperors. Inside, there are elements of the highest quality, such as splendid frescoes by Alessandro Allori and Tommaso Gherardini, stone fireplaces and marble statues resulting from an accurate and skilful restoration.
Today, this historical building for sale in Florence is a luxury property with 23 exclusive apartments that combine the charm of the past with the elegance of contemporary design. Each apartment, whose sizes range between 72 sqm and 410 sqm, is an authentic work of living art. The spacious interiors, the fine furnishings and the panoramic views of Florence's Cathedral and Brunelleschi's Dome make these apartments truly unique. Marble finishes, wooden coffered ceilings and fine parquet floors combine to create an elegant and refined atmosphere in every room. The main courtyard is adorned with a majestic statue of Cosimo I de' Medici and columns and frescoes by Alessandro Allori, offering a place that transports guests to an ancient atmosphere with lush charm. The property includes a 110-sqm reception hall on the main floor, an exclusive 500-sqm spa with a hydromassage, a sauna, a Turkish bath and a fitness area, a starred restaurant, a lounge bar and a bistro.
Palazzo Portinari Salviati is a unique investment opportunity, the heart of numerous luxury apartments and an elegant hymn to the glorious history of Florence. Its frescoes, elegant suites, Michelin-starred restaurant and luxury SPA create a unique luxuriant atmosphere in the heart of the cradle of the Renaissance, one of the most important art cities in the world. Its central position allows you to quickly explore the wonders offered by the city, fully immersing yourself in the life that has always characterized this city of art. From here you can reach monuments, museums and historical buildings such as the Uffizi, Palazzo Vecchio and the Cathedral on foot, and you can quickly explore fascinating destinations such as Fiesole, Piazzale Michelangelo and Arcetri. The strategic position of the city is also ideal for discovering other important cities such as Pisa, Siena and San Gimignano, or for reaching renowned seaside resorts such as Forte dei Marmi and Castiglioncello.
- Spacious terrace
- Double glazing
- Concierge / security
- Fitness area