When looking for your Florence downtown apartment, an advantage to choosing Palazzo San Niccolò is its perfect central location in one of the most popular neighbourhoods of Florence. Known as the Oltrarno or Dillardarno quarter, literally meaning, ‘the other side of the Arno river’, here you will find great restaurants and bars as well as skilled artisans working their craft that hasbeen passed down through each generation. Your Florence downtown apartment at Palazzo San Niccolò is within easy walking distance to some of the most beautiful piazzas and iconic sights, such as the Ponte Vecchio, Uffizi Gallery, Palazzo Pitti, and the magnificent Piazza Michelangelo where you can admire the whole city spread out before you.
The Palazzo itself has been carefully restored to ensure you have every modern necessity while being surrounded by unique historic details and a carefully curated collection of interiors. The lush garden is a hidden gem and the perfect place to relax in the Summer, either while enjoying your morning coffee or a late afternoon escape from the busy city streets. Palazzo San Niccolò is also located closeby to many wonderful gardens, museums and art galleries. If you visit during the Spring, you can admire the stunning wisteria arch at the Bardini Gardens or the beautiful rose collection at the Rose Garden. Our neighbourhood in downtown Florence is also home to some very talented local street artists, a bespoke shoemaker and a Michelin starred restaurant.