Il Guelfo Bianco is just a five minute walk from the San Lorenzo Market, in one of the oldest streets in downtown Florence, a great place to start discovering the artistic wealth of Florence, its magic and its charm.
The hotel is situated near the Accademia Gallery of Florence, where you will find some of Michelangelo’s masterpieces, including the statue of David. Then, only a short distance away is the Piazza del Duomo, the main religious center of Florence, dominated by the magnificent cathedral and famous Brunelleschi dome. Next to this, the Giotto bell tower and the adjacent Baptistery of St. John adorned with the Gates to Paradise, a bronze Renaissance masterpiece.
Just 300 meters further on: Piazza della Signoria; an outdoor museum with splendid sculptures created by the greatest Renaissance artists, the Uffizi Gallery; one of the most important art museums in the world and the acclaimed Ponte Vecchio, with its famous jewelry shops and romantic views looking over the Arno River.