| Hotel in Santo Spirito Square in Oltrarno Florence among the hotels near Ponte Vecchio and the hotels near Palazzo Pitti in Firenze Oltrarno
3 star Hotel Palazzo Guadagni in Florence is located in a noble historic palace from the 1500s in the Santo Spirito neighborhood, which is one of the most charming areas in the Florentine historic center, thanks to its antique and artisan shops and boutiques, Brunelleschi's magnificent Renaissance basilica and Piazza Santo Spirito, populated by typical markets.
One of the most characteristic Florentine hotels in the Oltrarno area, Hotel Palazzo Guadagni is near the majestic Pitti Palace, the ancient residence of the Grand Dukes of Tuscany and now the home of prestigious art galleries.
To retrace the annals of court life and admire the splendid archetype of Italian gardens, you don't want to miss a visit to the Boboli Gardens, with a museum where you can admire precious paintings and sculptures.
To get to the other side of Florence, you can cross the nearby Ponte Vecchio. Whether you contemplate its reflection on the river from Santa Trinità Bridge or explore its goldsmith shops and panoramic terraces along the Arno, it is one of the most wonderful symbols of Florence.
Take a taxi from Santa Maria Novella train station, about 5 minutes travel time for €10 plus a €1 handling fee per piece of luggage. With bus line C, get off at the Coverelli Lungarno Guicciardini stop. Travel time is about 10 minutes. From the bus stop to the hotel at Piazza Santo Spirito, it's about a 5 minute walk.
From Florence's airport, take the taxi in 20 minutes for about €25. The shuttle bus takes about 20 minutes to get to Santa Maria Novella station and costs 4 euros per person. Then see the directions in "By Train".
From Highway of the Sun A1 coming from Bologna and Rome, take the Firenze Impruneta exit and continue towards Florence's center, until you get to Porta Romana. Pass the gate and the ZTL (limited traffic zone) video camera and continue along Via Romana for about 700 metres, on your right you'll find the entrance for Boboli Garden ( Giardini di Boboli), on your left you can take Via Santa Maria or Via del Campuccio, then the first on your right is Via delle Caldaie that gets in Piazza S. Spirito. The hotel is located at No. 9, inside the square.