Visiting Florence

The De La Pace Hotel is in Florence city center, in the restricted traffic area, a very central position, ideal for visitors who want to enjoy the city and its wonderful attractions at ease.

The hotel is in the San Marco neighborhood, a quiet residential area, with many shops and restaurants. The center of Florence and its well-known landmarks are within easy reach on foot from the hotel.

With its renowned museums, palaces and churches, Florence is home to some of the most important world's art treasures. It takes just 5 minutes from the hotel to reach the Galleria dell’Accademia, which houses the famous Michelangelo's David, 10 minutes to the Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral, among the most famous art and worship places in the world, Piazza del Duomo and its Baptistery, 15 minutes to reach the Uffizi Gallery, 20 minutes to the  Santa Maria Novella and Santa Croce churches, Palazzo Pitti and its important art collections.

When you are tired of the sightseeing, you can just stroll around the picturesque streets of the city's historical center. In just 20 minutes from the hotel you can reach the Lungarno walk along the river, the romantic Ponte Vecchio bridge, and the Oltrarno, the "newest" district of Florence. In 40 minutes on foot you can get to the Boboli Gardens or the hill behind the Piazzale Michelangelo and reach the San Miniato al Monte Church to enjoy an amazing  view of Florence.