Palazzo Del Moro is centrally located in the heart of Florence. In few minutes you will be absorbed in the stunning and famous Via de’ Tornabuoni where you can go shopping or just enjoy a walk. Then you will reach all the main squares as Piazza del Duomo where you can admire the Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral and its historical Cupolone, the icon of the city of flowers! In the opposite direction you will find Via de’ Calzaioli which ends in Piazza della Signoria and enjoy the gorgeous Palazzo Vecchio with the stunning Neptune fountain, the copy of the David, The Loggia de’ Lanzi with its beautiful sculptures and the Uffizi Gallery! Surrounded by historic buildings, traditional trattorias and shopping, this exclusive accomodation is also conveniently located within an easy walking distance to all the major sights and monuments.
- 1 min to Piazza Santa Maria Novella and the homonymous Church
- 2 mins to Santa Maria Novella train station
- 2 mins to Piazza Ognissanti
- 4-5 mins to Duomo
- 5 mins to Palazzo Strozzi
- 5-6 mins to Piazza Santo Spirito
- 6 mins to Ponte Vecchio
- 8 mins to Piazza Pitti and Boboli Gardens
- 10 mins to Uffizi Gallery
Santa Maria Novella District
Few steps outside Palazzo Del Moro you will find the Santa Maria Novella neighborhood, known for the enchanting beauty of the Dominican Basilica of Santa Maria Novella and the Novecento Museum which is dedicated to contemporary works of art in Florence from the 19th Century to today. The Santa Maria Novella neighborhood represent the city’s exhibition center, with the Palazzo dei Congressi, the Palazzo degli Affari and the Fortezza da Basso. Yearly famous events are organized here, like the renowned Pitti Uomo and unmissable events like the International HandMade Fair, which attract thousands of visitors from all over the world. If you are looking for something truly unique you must go to the Officina Profumo Farmaceutica of Santa Maria Novella – one of the historical pharmacies of the city and the oldest in Europe, where you can buy purchases of perfumes, soaps and essences, prepared according to age-old recipes, within an environment where you can breathe history and tradition.
Walking along Borgo Ognissanti you will reach another important church, The Ognissanti Church. Botticelli and Vespucci are buried here and you can admire the greatest of the Ognissanti’s frescoes which is Ghirlandaio’s Last Supper in the refectory between the two cloisters. One of the most important museums in Florence for not only Renaissance art but also home of the most contemporary art exhibitions is Palazzo Strozzi. This 16th Century palace is just five minutes walk from Palazzo Del Moro!
Across the Ponte alla Carraia bridge you will find yourself in the center of the Oltrarno neighborhood, famous for its artisan workshops and authentic surrounds. The Ponte Vecchio, Uffizi Gallery and of course The Florence Cathedral are all within a five minutes walk from Palazzo Del Moro. Art, history and culture: you will find all this and more right on your doorstep when you choose to stay at Palazzo Del Moro
Palazzo Del Moro is situated just in the parallel street of Quick Garage, Via dei Fossi 50r. You can tell to the garage staff that you are our guest and you will get a discount on the parking lot per day. The garage allows you to pass through ZTL without any risk to receive a fee! If you may need, you can get also a hand-car wash service and a car tire pressure check – ask to the Garage staff for more info!
Our Palazzo Del Moro Exclusive Driver will welcome you upon arrival at any of the local train stations or nearby airports. Our experienced driver (with official chauffeur’s certification NCC required by the City of Florence) will meet you at the arrival gate or platform, also offering assistance with your luggage to ensure you are promptly accompanied to the YPIF Palazzo of Your choice. We offer transfers to and from the main airports of Florence, Pisa and Bologna and any Florence Train station (Firenze Santa Maria Novella, Firenze Campo di Marte, Firenze Rifredi). Please do not hesitate to contact us to ask about our private transfer services!