Villa Santa Maria in Foris

Ravenna, Italy

A stay at the Villa Santa Maria in Foris, a beautiful 13-room boutique hotel at the edge of Ravenna’s pedestrian-only zone, is like a trip back in time, combining the ambiance of a private residence with the amenities of a fine hotel. Spacious guest rooms decorated in antique furnishings feature luxury marble bathrooms and offer a quiet respite after a day of exploring Ravenna’s astonishing artistic wonders. A delicious buffet breakfast is served in the breakfast room with its beautiful chandelier of Venetian glass, or you can dine on the roof terrace overlooking the flower-filled garden. You can also borrow a bike for a spin around town.