The best day spas & Wellness Centers in Florence
In between all the sightseeing and day tripping, a little pampering couldn’t hurt. After all, the birthplace of the Renaissance is filled with great spas to relax the mind and body. Whether they’re hotel spas or independent resorts, here is our selection of the best day spas in Florence to allow yourself some “me” time.
The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Firenze
Borgo Pinti, 99
For the ultimate luxury spa experience, the Four Seasons Firenze is it. You get to relax in a recently renovated Renaissance palazzo immersed in the largest private garden in Florence. Pamper yourself in their lux urban escape and indulge in fantastic facial and body treatments that range from the “lux ceremony”, a facial and body ritual with 24-carat gold, to their “Spa suite”, a pampering ritual hosted in an exclusive spa suite to be experienced alone or with your partner. The Four Seasons Spa also has treatments dedicated to teenagers and children. Afterwards, relax in their steam room.
Via S. Egidio 12
An elegant sensory experience awaits you in the heart of ancient Florence. Soulspace is a place where you can relax the mind and body, a place where you’ll immediately feel welcome by the delicate scents, light music and dimmed lights. This spa is complete with a steam room, a heated indoor pool and a spa lounge and offers wonderful day spa packages for different needs (at affordable prices). Access to their spa, inclusive of a detoxifying and relaxing water path with purifying and revitalizing hamam, indoor heated swimming pool, spa lounge comes at €50. The other packages include access to the spla plus a facial or body treatment, you’ll also find packages for couples. Check out their vast selection of offers on their website.
Spa Number Nine
Via dei Conti, 9
Spa Number Nine is an oasis in the heart of Florence, an intimate retreat a stone’s throw away from the Duomo, a place where you can recharge your body and mind. The 400-square-meter wellness center is complete with a bio sauna, Finnish sauna, Turkish bath, Jacuzzi, emotional showers and relaxation room and has ancient 15th century vaults. This boutique spa offers a wide range of facial and body treatments and you may even treat yourself to a magical experience in the Private Spa, from couples massages to facial and body treatments.
Via degli Strozzi, 2
In the heart of Florence, right above Piazza delle Repubblica, you’ll find Relax Firenze – an easy-going wellness center that’ll do just right to recharge your batteries. While it isn’t your classic day spa, Relax Firenze is more of an Italian wellness experience and hosts various yoga classes, pilates, natural therapy and facial and body treatments. So no, don’t expect saunas and Turkish baths, this is a place where you’ll find holistic treatments and wonderful massage options. If you’re suffering from jet lag, we super recommend the jet-lag massage! Oh, and they also have a Himalayan salt room where you can relax and let the stress flow away from your body. Check out their website for more information.
Asmana Wellness World
Via Salvator Allende, 10
+39 055 776771
If you don’t mind going slightly off-the-beaten path, this spa is for you. Just on the outskirts of Florence, you’re going to find Asmana Wellness World, a spa resort immersed in the Villa Montalvo park. Here, you can experience a luxury day spa starting from the fantastic price of €34. The complex is huge and boasts an indoor and outdoor swimming pool (both heated), six themed saunas, the largest hammam in Europe, multiple relaxation rooms, and various massages and treatments. If you’re looking for a day dedicated to relaxation, Asmana will do you justice.