The Hotel Pierre is housed in a Gothic style residence in Via de’Lamberti, immersed in the magical atmosphere of the historic center of Florence.
The hotel’s excellent location, half way between the Galleria degli Uffizi and the Duomo, makes it the ideal starting point for visitors who wish to discover the artistic wonders of Florence on foot, strolling through the city’s palaces, museums and famous monuments.
The Hotel Pierre is situated just a short walk from Via de’ Tornabuoni, where boutiques, shoe shops and the workshops of the finest fashion designer brands offer a unique opportunity for some truly exclusive shopping.
From the hotel, the train station of Santa Maria Novella, and the exhibition spaces of Fortezza da Basso and Stazione Leopolda are less than 10 minutes away by car.
ZTL | The Hotel Pierre is inside the ZTL (Limited Traffic Zone). When you arrive, notify the reception of your car’s license plate number and access time to the ZTL. The hotel’s staff will communicate your information to the City of Florence so that you can avoid being fined. During the route through the ZTL, pay attention not to drive in the preferential lanes reserved for the police, ambulances, taxis and buses.
From the A1 motorway, exit at Firenze Impruneta and follow the signs for the city center up to Porta Romana. Go beyond the gate, enter Via Romana, then take Via Maggio up to the river. Turn left onto the Lungarno Guicciardini up to the next bridge, the turn right and cross the Ponte alla Carraia. Enter Piazza Goldoni and turn right onto Via della Vigna Nuova. At the traffic lights, cross Via Tornabuoni, continue straight on and take the second road on the left, Via dei Vecchietti. Then take the second street on the right (Via dei Pecori) and continue up to Piazza Duomo, turn right onto Via Roma and cross Piazza della Repubblica. From here, the first street on the right is Via de’ Lamberti.
From Florence’s “Amerigo Vespucci” airport, take a taxi or reserve a transfer when finalizing your hotel booking. Driving time: 20/25 minutes.
From Pisa’s “Galileo Galilei” airport, reach Florence by train (hourly train service) and follow the directions described under ‘By train’. Alternatively, take a taxi or transfer, to be requested when booking your room. Driving time: about 20 minutes.
Santa Maria Novella train station is less than ten minutes on foot from the hotel. Taxi service available (driving time: 5 minutes), or request a private transfer when finalizing your hotel booking.
One of the world’s most visited museums. The halls of the Uffizi house the masterpieces of the greatest artists, ranging from the 13th to 18th centuries. Access to the galleries offers an incredible journey into the world of art, inside a spectacular building designed by the Tuscan architect Giorgio Vasari in the 17th century. Considering the large crowds, we recommend reserving your tickets when finalizing your hotel booking.
The political heart of Florence until the 13th century, this piazza preserves the soul of the Florentine Republic, as its main palace was the seat of power of the Medici family, the city’s true nobility, who chose it as their residence for a long period of time. The Loggia dei Lanzi and its Roman statues, along with the copy of Michelangelo’s David and its elegant architecture make this piazza a unique and privileged place in the history and culture of Florence. Located just a few meters from the Hotel Pierre.
A monumental complex of great value, Fortezza da Basso is a masterpiece of Renaissance military architecture. Commissioned by the Medici family and completed in 1537, the fortress is currently the primary exhibition space in Florence. Its entirely refurbished ancient spaces play host to trade fairs, international conventions, exhibitions and gala events: an exciting venue that provides a truly spectacular setting. Fortezza da Basso is 15/20 minutes from the hotel.