The Residence Hilda is right in the city centre, a few steps away from the main cathedral (Duomo) and from the David by Michelangiolo, in the shopping and craftsmen area. It is the ideal starting point to visit Florence and its surroundings, to find classic or trendy clubs and to experience delicious restaurants that we will be happy to suggest you.
Amerigo Vespucci airport (Florence): 6 Km/3.7 miles (20 minutes away by taxi)
Galileo Galilei International airport (Pisa): 100 Km/62 miles (1 hour away by car, 1 hour and 20 minutes away by train or bus)
Santa Maria Novella central station (SMN): 1.5 Km/0.9 miles (15 minutes away by foot or 5 minutes away by taxi)
Florence city centre: we are right in the city centre, at the shadow of the main cathedral!
MAIN CHURCHES AND MUSEUMS
Duomo (main cathedral): 248 m/0.15 miles
Academy Gallery: 200 m/0.12 miles
Uffizi Gallery: 850 m/0.53 miles
Santa Croce church: 1 Km/0.62 miles
Bargello Museum: 600 m/0.37 miles
Medici Riccardi Palace: 400 m/0.25 miles
The Old Bridge: 1 Km/0.62 miles
SERVICES AND FACILITIES less than 5 minutes away by foot
Hair dresser – manicure – pedicure – Bank – Pharmacy – Supermarkets – Hospital – Cafes and restaurants – Shops – boutiques and craftsmen – Laundrette
HOW TO GET HERE
From the airport: by taxi (20 minutes, approx. 22.00 €) or bus to the central station (5.00 €) and then by taxi (approx. 10.00 €)
From the SMN central station: by taxi (10 minutes, approx. 10.00 €) or by foot (15 minutes)
From the highway: take the exit Firenze Sud (if you come from the north, keep going to Rome to find the correct exit).
At the traffic light a few minutes after the toll, turn left and go ahead on the main road for a few minutes, even when it turns slightly on the right at the traffic light in front of the Hotel Mediterraneo (Lungarno del Tempio turning in Viale G. Amendola), on you right side. Pass on the square (Piazza Beccaria) with the medieval tower in the middle, at the second square (Piazzale Donatello) with a small historical cemetery in the middle, turn around the cemetery as to go back. Once you are on the other side of the cemetery, turn right (Via Alfieri) at the traffic light (directions to the hospital S. Maria Nuova and to the centre) and then:
first on the right (via Giusti)
first on the left (borgo Pinti)
first on the right (via della Colonna)
first on the left (via della Pergola)
Straight down to the end of the street, then right (entering in Via Sant'Egidio) and again the first on the right: You are arrived in via dei Servi. The Hilda is at the very end, on the other way hand, so, once at the STOP, at the corner with Via Alfani, turn right and then immediately left (Via dei Fibbiai), left (Piazza S.S. Annunziata and left again (Via dei Servi)
We are right in front of the self service wash&dry (green and white sign) at the civic number 40 black.
The access to the city centre (Limited Traffic Zone) is allowed to the hotel's Guests, but we ask you to inform us at the arrival that you are by car.