What to see
The entrance of the historic center of Florence (Cimitero degli Inglesi) is just a kilometer walk and is concentrated in a few square kilometers around Piazza del Duomo, with the Brunelleschi’s Dome, the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, Giotto’s Bell Tower, and the Baptistery of San Giovanni with the works of Ghiberti.
From the Cathedral in less than 5 minutes you can reach Piazza della Signoria with Palazzo Vecchio, and the Uffizi Gallery, with the Venus del Botticelli and the Annunciation of Leonardo da Vinci, as well as other works that make it one of the most famous museums in the world.
Also in the area is Palazzo Strozzi, home of major international exhibitions. From Palazzo Strozzi, passing through Ponte Vecchio, you reach Palazzo Pitti, with the Sale dei Savoia, and the Boboli Gardens.
Even the museums are easily reachable by bus Ataf 17: there is a stop a few meters from the Galleria dell’Accademia, the Museum of San Marco, Piazza SS Annunziata, where is the Loggia degli Innocenti Brunelleschi. From San Marco Square in 10 minutes you can reach the Basilica of San Lorenzo and Piazza Duomo.
By bus Ataf 7 you reach the nearby Fiesole, one of the most exclusive suburbs of Florence, where you can visit the Roman Theater and the various archaeological sites of Etruscan remains.
Always using the Ataf bus number 7 you reach the Piazzale Michelangelo and the adjacent Church of San Miniato.
It is also possible to visit the other historic places in Tuscany such as Siena, Pisa, Lucca, San Gimignano, etc., taking advantage of the proximity to the station. We are at your disposal to provide reservation for these tours.
A short walk from the apartment and you can visit the Park of Villa il Ventaglio, a romantic green corner of about 5 hectares, with an avenue of about a kilometer that goes up the Hill of the Forbici, which offers a splendid view over the city.
There are numerous supermarkets in the immediate neighborough: Carrefour in Via Marconi, Conad in Viale dei Mille and Esselunga in Via Masaccio.
There are also numerous nightclubs, bars and restaurants. The staff will be at your disposal to advise you the best.
We will be happy to host you, certain that you will spend a peaceful and happy time.