Where We Are
La Residenza dell'Orafo is located in the area of Florence called "San Lorenzo", which even now is the most characteristic part of the city, full of artisan craft shops and excellent restaurants, all of which allow you to discover the real Florence.
How to Reach Us
From either Galileo Galilei airport in Pisa or Amerigo Vespucci airport in Florence, the shuttle reaches Piazza Santa Maria Novella. At the stop, proceed on foot in the direction of the Basilica and after few steps, take Largo Fratelli Alinari on the left. You'll find Residenza dell'Orafo at number 11.
For more information about timetables and prices, you can consult the websites at:www.trenitalia.it
Coming down from the train (with your back to the trains) exit the station on the left hand side, cross the road and proceed to the right. After few metres at the first corner, turn left onto Largo Fratelli Alinari, and Residenza Dell'Orafo is at number 11.
On arrival, take the exit on the left from the station, crossing the street at the lights. Turn right, pass McDonalds before turning left into the next street - Largo Fratelli Alinari.
Your B&B, Residenza dell 'Orfo, is at number 11 and is easy to spot by the brown glass door. On arrival, please ring the bell for access.
From the A1 Bologna and A11 Pisa motorways, take the Firenze Nord exit, continue to the centre of Florence, and on entering the town, follow the signs for Santa Maria Novella Station, and Santa Maria Novella car park. Driving along Viale Spartaco Lavagnini, take Via Nazionale on the right, drive all the way down, and the final part is Largo Fratelli Alinari, right at the entrance to Piazza Santa Maria Novella.
Please note - we have an agreement with a private parking lot in Florence that offers to garage cars directly in the facility and unloading luggage; as we are inside the Limited Traffic Zone, we do not need advance reservations for this service which costs € 26 for 24 hours.