Four Seasons opens two hotels in Turkey and Italy

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts has opened its second hotel in Istanbul, along with a new hotel in Florence, Italy.
The Four Seasons Bosphorus in Istanbul has 166 rooms within the original palace building, complemented by two new wings.

Following a seven-year restoration, the Four Seasons Hotel Firenze in Florence also opens. Only the chain’s second Italian hotel, it is located on the edge of the city’s historic centre and occupies two protected Renaissance palaces, the 15th century Palazzo della Gherardesca and the Conventino, a 16th century Palazzo, which was once a convent.