Tips on Florence accommodation
Tips on Florence Accommodation
Which type is best for you for your visit to Florence?
Choose between hotels, B & B's, residences, places to stay, lodging, in Italy, Florence, Tuscany, Cinque Terre, Rome, Venice, Amalfi Coast....
Expensive! - Five and Four star or equivalent accommodation, generally expensive
Moderate - Three star or equivalent accommodation, generally mid -price
Budget - Two and One star or equivalent accommodation, generally budget price
Station Area (west of the old centre) Florence Italy
Very convenient location, very busy with lots of traffic, within fifteen minutes walk to all major sites, shopping and restaurants, most accommodation is placed here
Highlights in area: Easy access to all museums and sites in Florence
Old Centre Florence Italy
The heart of the historical centre, in and near the restricted vehicle access zone making your stay more tranquil, within 15 minutes walk to all major sites, grand squares and palaces, famous outdoor cafés for people watching, dripping with history
Highlights in this area: Easy access all museums and sites in Florence
Oltrarno Area (south of the old centre) Florence Italy
The “left bank” of Florence. Lot’s of restaurants, artisans' workshops, antique shops and more, lively night life, pretty piazzas, lovely river side walks and the famous Boboli gardens
Highlights in this area: Easy access all museums and sights
Fiesole (outside the historical centre - north) Florence Italy
Small and pretty hilltop town within twenty minutes bus ride to Florence. Enjoy the cafès, restaurants and ancient Etruscan and Roman ruins with an amphitheater, fabulous views of Florence
Highlights in this area: Restaurants, views of Florence, as above, 20 minute bus ride to old centre
Other Areas Outside the historical centre Florence Italy
Many accommodations are not located in the above areas but have been included because they have something special to offer.