Hotel Palazzo Vecchio enjoys an ideal location in the historical city centre of Florence, near to Santa Maria Novella train station, the cathedral of Florence (Duomo), the Congress Palace, the Fortezza da Basso and all Florence's most important monuments and museums.
• Congress palace: 66 ft (1 min walking)
• Train station "Firenze SMN": 720 ft (3 min walking)
• Fortezza da basso: 1300 ft (5 min walikng)
• Santa Maria Novella church: 1140 ft (5 min walking)
• San Lorenzo market: 1800 ft (5 min walking)
• Cathedral (Duomo): 2780 ft (10 min walking)
• Academy gallery: 2900 ft (10 min walking)
• Ponte Vecchio (bridge): 4590 ft (18 min walking)
• Galleria degli Uffizi: 4590 ft (18 min walking)
How to get here:
Train: The nearest train station is Santa Maria Novella (Firenze SMN), that is located 720 feet from the hotel. To reach us, take the left exit of the station, next to the platform 16 . Walk towards the Congress Palace and Piazza Adua, and then continue in Via Cennini, the hotel is at number 4. Be careful to not confuse with “Palazzo Vecchio” (the city hall), which is located on the opposite direction from the Hotel Palazzo Vecchio.
Airport: You can catch the shuttle bus, which connects Florence airport (A. Vespucci) with the central train station S. M. Novella. The bus name is “Volainbus”. The travel time is approximately 25 minutes and ticket costs € 6 per person. The bus stop, in the city center, is at Santa Maria Novella train station, next to the taxi station.
If you prefer to take a taxi, the cost is 20 euro, plus the surcharge of 1 euro for each luggage. Be careful to not confuse the Hotel Palazzo Vecchio with the “Palazzo Vecchio” (the city hall), which is located on the opposite direction from the Hotel.
Car: From the highway, take the exit Firenze Nord or Firenze Sud , heading towards the city center.
Arriving at the "Fortezza da Basso", take Viale Spartaco Lavagnini; at the traffic light, which is located in the middle of the avenue, turn right into Via Santa Caterina d‘Alessandria. Turn right on Piazza dell’Indipendenza, ride round the square and turn right on Via Nazionale. Continue straight until Largo Alinari, and before the electronic gate turn right into via Fiume.
ATTENTION: do not to pass the gate otherwise a fine will be applied for access not allowed to the fast lane.
Take Via Fiume, at the end of the road turn right into Via Bernardo Cennini, 20 meters you will find the hotel on your right at number 4.
We suggest you to set Via Nazionale 1 on the GPS navigator and then via Bernardo Cennini 4.
The hotel has a private parking by payment. The entrance to the parking is tight, so we recommend you call the hotel to inform of your arrival. The staff will be happy to help you.
Access to ZTL area: Upon the arrival, you can register the license plate for the limited traffic zone (ZTL), at a cost of € 1. The recording has retroactive effect of 3 hours from the arrival. The registration does not cover the passage from public lanes (reserved for public transport), therefore a fine will be carried out.
Via Bernardo Cennini, 4
50123 - Florence (Firenze)