Demidoff Country Resort**** Florence, Tuscany, Italy
Join LIVE613 for the most exciting, interesting and charming Pesach program!
More than a Dream… a reality!!!
Exceptional Presence of Dayan Elimelech Vanzetta from London
Exceptional Presence of Dayan Elimelech Vanzetta from London
- Glatt Kosher Lamehadrin
- NO KITNIOT
- Under the supervision of the Nice & Region Beth Din
- Meat is Halak Beth Yossef - Lubavitch Shechita
- Dairy is Chalav Israël
- On site mashgichim
Early booking: from 1295euros/adult for Classic double room/9nights, April 8-17, 2020
- Superior, Deluxe and Wellness rooms, Junior Suites are also available
- Family plan on request - special rates for children under 12
- We offer an exceptional price for early arrival, come a day early, April 7 for the barbecue party
- No stress! Stay the Shabbat after Pesach, from April 17 to 19!
This year again, Eva (+33 6 60 96 35 69) and Didier (+33 6 60 68 93 98) offer you an exceptional stay for Pesach 5780!
For the ones who already know them, generosity is their signature. Let’s meet and enjoy the moment!
As in previous years (Passover 5779, 5778, 5777 and summers 2019, 2018, 2017) the caterer LIVE613 sets its own standards for kosher holidays to give you more for a good price.
Choose THE best cuisine. Program is full board.
The hotel is fully private / kosher by LIVE613
Magnificent Demidoff Hotel**** Country Resort offers 94 rooms & suites renovated in 2017 and includes all the modern comforts: WIFI, flat TV, air-conditioned, safe, mini bar, luxurious marble bathroom with bath or chromotherapy shower, hairdryer.
- Most rooms & Suites have a private terrace and fantastic view of Florence
- Mechanic room keys: close your room on weekdays… and Shabbat!
- 24 hour réception service, two elevators (2 stairwells, ground floor, inner garden level and fitness room)
- Two swimming pools! One heated indoor swimming pool AND a brand new outdoor pool with a solarium terrace
- The indoor heated swimming pool can be privatized by request morning/evening (specific hours on request)
- A huge air-conditioned lobby and bar
- Rooms available on request for private seder or private events
- Auditorium/theatre (500 seats) for Gala, concerts or shows
- The wellness center has a fitness room with a panoramic view and TechnoGym facilities: treadmill, benches, elliptical multipurpose station, bicycles and more
- Free access spa; relaxing massages (charge) and many more…
- Panoramic terraces, gardens, big private spaces
- Game room with ping-pong, table football, many indoor games
- Ideal for children, parents & strollers, elderly and / or disabled people: rooms, lounges, restaurants, lobby, synagogue are in the same building
- Free private parking (if you want to rent a car from Rome or any airport)
- Visitor’s tax is 15 euros per adult for the entire stay
- Florence Peretola airport is 20 minutes from the hotel (taxi or our Shuttles)
- Pisa Galileo-Galilei airport is 1 hour and 20 minutes from the hotel (bus, shuttles)
- Fiumicino Rome airport is 2 and a half hours from the hotel (by car) or direct with the “silver arrow” speed train (train station inside the airport)
- Verona Valerio Catullo airport is 2 hours and 20 minutes from the hotel (by car)
- Milano Malpensa airport is 3 hours and 40 minutes from the hotel (by car)
- Dayan Elimelech Vanzetta in residence: Dayan Elimelech Vanzetta learnt at leading Yeshivos in Israel, where he studied a number of different areas of Halachah, and was ordained by the Supreme Rabbinical Court of Israel as well as important contemporary Halachic Authorities. His roles as a Community Rabbi, Rosh Kollel, Rabbinical Judge and Secretary General of the Conference of European Rabbis have taken him to different countries in Europe and South America. The Dayan was the founding Rabbi of Kehilas Ahavas Yisrael (Edgware, UK), is a Senior Lecturer for "United Synagogue in the City", Director of the Halachic Arbitration and Mediation Centre and the Rabbinical and Halachic authority for the United Synagogue's Burial Society. Dayan Vanzetta was previously the Rosh Beth Din and Deputy Chief Rabbi of the Orthodox Jewish Community of Chile. In addition to his rabbinical studies, Dayan Vanzetta studied Economics, Politics and International Relations at the LSE, Law at the University of Milan (Italy), is an accomplished singer and musician and is fluent in 8 languages. The Dayan lives in Edgware (UK) with his wife Rebbetzin Rochel and, B”H, their growing young family.
- Shiurim & Lectures in English
- The first two nights of Passover are social and festive, proving that Passover can be celebrated with family as well as community
- Ashkenazi or Sephardi seder available
- A collective Seder, led by one of our Rabbis
- Private Seder upon request
Paradise for Parents and Grandparents with 3 days of Hol Hamoed for visits and shopping! We have prepared a full program of optional tours on Chol Hamoed.
OPTIONAL TUSCANY TOURS: A PULLMAN Grand Tour Bus visits with a professional guide (English & French guides)!
- Florence: Unique city of the Renaissance and Fine Arts: World Capital of Tourism !!! (15 €)
- Venice: phenomenal city ... of the first Jewish ghetto! (50/85 € leaving early in the morning)
- Cinque Terre: most iconic highlight of italian riviera. (50/85 €)
- Siena / Volterra / San Gimignano: The heart of medieval and historic Tuscany! (35/50 €)
- Livorno / Pisa / Lucca: Cities with a Jewish past: a real return to the roots. (35/50 €)
- Factories / Car Racing Circuits / Ferrari and Lamborghini Museums: Vibrate to the sounds of beautiful Italian engines! (35/50 €)
- Barberino Outlets and Luxury Outlet Mall: Fashion temples and incredible prices! (35/50 €)
- We organize private tours upon request.
Large boxed lunch for every family on a tour!
Youth Program: Children are KING
- An experienced team will take care of your kids EVERY day with adapted inside and outdoor activities in the kids club. The children’s program includes educational and leisure activities, games, dancing and singing. All in a Jewish dynamic atmosphere!
- A room for our tech wizards (except Shabbat and Yom Tov) with several Sony PS4 and WII ... Outdoor activities in the large garden: trampoline, Football, Basketball and Volleyball.
Of course a Baby-Club with the appropriate care at every moment for our little ones (€).
A kitchen organized by Eva Darmoun is a kitchen and a service to satisfy everyone’s palate!!!
- Our own Chefs will create a fabulous culinary experience. They will bring you dishes that are prepared with the finest ingredients obtained directly from local producers.
- The menus will feature traditional specialties presented with flare and creativity that will create a fantastic culinary experience drawing from the best of Italian, continental and traditional Jewish fare under the Glatt Kosher Supervision of Rabbi Shimon Benagou (Beth-Din of Nice – France).
- Customized kids and teen menus for every meal - Baby menu with fresh homemade soups everyday.
- In the afternoon the Bar will be open with Hot and Cold drinks, cakes & snacks (included!)
- Majestic Kidushim Shabbat / Yom-Tov and before meals.
WARNING: 255 people maximum (we want to keep it small and cozy, fast service and buffets immediately accessible) and especially a much higher catering capacity than the accommodation capacity.
LIVE613 has organized professional teams! Enjoy“Club” entertainment every night of Hol Hamoed for great holiday moments with family.
- Live Music & Bands
- Blind test
- Sport tournament
- KaraoDance nights
- Wii party on big screen
- LOTO BINGO
- Poker Contest
- Cinéma and great spectacles
- Entertainment and Competitions at night in warm indoor swimming pool
- White parties, 60’s-70’s-80’s parties
- Exceptional Mimona party