LOCATION

The location of the B&B Le Ghiacciaie is excellent both for tourist or business travel as it is located just 500 meters from the Santa Maria Novella Station, 300 meters from the exhibition center Fortezza da Basso and Palazzo dei Congressi, and 500 meters from the Stazione Leopolda.

All monuments such as the cathedral of Santa Maria Del Fiore, Piazza della Signoria and Palazzo Vecchio, Ponte Vecchio, and museums such as the Uffizi and Accademia Gallery are easily reachable by walking in a few minutes.

How to Reach us

By Plane

The Amerigo Vespucci international airport is 10 km from the center of Florence. From here you can take a taxi or the shuttle bus “Vola in Bus” which in around 20 minutes will takes you to the train station Santa Maria Novella. Once at the destination you have to position yourself with the station in front of you and head to the left side and walk along Via Alamanni always keeping the railway on your right to reach the traffic light in crossroads with Viale Fratelli Rosselli. Cross the intersection and after a few tens of meters take the right in Via Jacopo Peri. At the bottom, take Via delle Ghiacciaie on the left and you have arrived at number 9. You have reached the B&B Le Ghiacciaie in a few minutes.                                                                                   Show walking trail on the map

By Train

Arriving at the train station Santa Maria Novella outputs from the side that is on your right. Once outside, always keep to the right and walk along Via Alamanni always keeping the railway on your right to reach the traffic light in crossroads with Viale Fratelli Rosselli. Cross the intersection and after a few tens of meters take the right in Via Jacopo Peri. At the bottom, take Via delle Ghiacciaie on the left and you have arrived at number 9. You have reached the B&B Le Ghiacciaie in a few minutes.                                                                                                                  Show walking trail on the map

By Car

ATTENTION PLEASE !!!!!! IN THIS PERIOD THE AREA IS INTERESTED IN WORK FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF TWO NEW TRAM LINES, SO THE CIRCULATION IS SUFFERING BIG CHANGES. VIA DELLE GHIACCIAIE IS ONLY REACHABLE FROM VIALE BELFIORE Click here for the route on the map OR FROM VIA CITTADELLA Click here for the route on the map

From the A11 highway: drive along the highway to the end and follow the signs to the Santa Maria Novella Station and the city center. Take the Viale Guidoni until you pass the new courthouse that will appear on the right unmistakable. Shortly after turn right into Via Forlanini and you arrive at the roundabout of Via di Novoli. Follow again the signs to the train station Santa Maria Novella and walk along the Viale Redi to the large intersection with Viale Belfiore. Follow again the signs to the train station Santa Maria Novella and take Via Guido Monaco. Shortly after you will find a traffic light, BE CAREFUL! YOU MUST turn left into Via delle Ghiacciaie just before crossing the traffic light. At number 9 you have reached the B&B Le Ghiacciaie.

From the A1 highway: take the exit Firenze Nord and take the higway A11 towards Florence and then follow the directions as above.

Please note that all parking in Florence are toll parking. We have an agreement with a private parking near us. Our B&B is also just a few steps from the parking of the Santa Maria Novella station and from the parking at the Fortezza da Basso. For an additional fee you can still park in Via delle Ghiacciaie and neighboring streets..