Magnificent buildings, splendid galleries, churches filled with treasures and artistic and architectural masterpieces: few cities in the world can boast a similar variety of cultural attractions.
Florence is seductive and fascinating. Visitors leave with a strong desire to return.
Hotel Pierre is right in the heart of it all, in the historic centre of Florence, and provides the ideal starting point for both lovers of art and culture and shopping enthusiasts to discover the city. The church of Orsanmichele is just a short walk from the hotel, and little further on we come to Piazza Duomo, with the majestic basilica of Santa Maria del Fiore and its impressiveDome by Brunelleschi,Giotto’s bell tower, andthe Baptistery with the famous “Gates of Paradise” by Ghiberti. Passing by the Bargello museum we reach Piazza Signoria, which houses Palazzo Vecchio, the ancient residence of the Medici.
Beside it is the Uffizi Gallery, from which the Vasari Corridor crosses Ponte Vecchio and reaches Palazzo Pitti, with its marvellous Boboli Gardens.