Characteristic Guest House in the historic center of Florence, Locanda Gallo is located in one of the most typical of the city: San Lorenzo. It is the second and third floor of an ancient Florentine palace peuvre style of the thirteenth century, which in antiquity, received part of the hospital of the Knights of Malta, which he still retains an image on the front.
Description of Locanda Gallo Bed & Breakfast:ur beautiful guest house is really characteristic and it is located in the hearth of the Florentine historical centre. “Locanda Gallo” is in one of the most important "historical sectors" of Florence the "Quartiere San Lorenzo".
Locanda Gallo is situated on a historical Florentine building, so it is really traditional, with a small entrance and nice little stairs.
Located on the 3rd floor of a "poor" palace of the Florentine 1400 that hosted a part of the "Spedale dei Cavalieri di Malta".
We restructured our rooms and the reception in September 2007.
Actually we have:
- 1 Reception where you can stay and use our computer
with internet connection free;
- 2 Four beds private room with bathroom en suite;
- 2 Triple private room with bathroom en suite, one
with kitchen corner;
- 3 Double private room with bathroom en suite and
Our rooms are sunny, clean, and newly furnished. Everyone can ask his own personal set of keys.
All rooms are private with bathroom en suite, TV,
WI-FI internet access for free and air-conditioning.
We have no curfew so you can come and go as you please. Some of our double rooms have kitchens corner and are the ideal choice for those who want to rent for a longer period.
Locanda Gallo is the ideal place if you want to find: courtesy, cleanliness, good services, a very central location.
…All at the best prices you can find in florence!!
We will help you with all our experience and courtesy and give you a stay in Florence to remember, so if you are looking for a standard, anonymous and ordinary place don’t come to us…
2nd and 3rd floor no elevator
TV - Digital TV
Room service (on request)
Linen hand towels
Kitchen corner in the Studios
Hairdryer on demand
Private Tour Guide Availability
Laundry Service only some rooms
Booking museum's tickets
Cell Phone Rental
Free Internet connection WiFi in all the rooms
Cleaning (Cleaning only 10:00am - 12:00 am) :: Personal safe
Garage Extra 15 euros per day
Convention with florentine typical restaurants
Directions to Locanda GalloWe are really well located, with the Central Railway Station only a 15 minutes walk away. From there you can explore Florence; have a look at the list of close by locations to see how fantastically situated we really are:
- The Duomo – 15 minute walk
- The David – 10 minutes walk
- Santa Maria Novella train station – 20 minutes walk
- Galleria dell' Accademia (original David of Michelangelo)
- Cathedral – 400 meters
- Uffizi Gallery – 800 meters
And if you just want the ordinary necessities you will find all of the following close by:
- Internet cafe
- Many bars/pubs
- Many restaurants – one caters to vegetarians
- Police Station
- The open-air market of San Lorenzo!
How to reach us :
From Aeroporto Amerigo Vespucci of Florence take the shuttle for Santa Maria Novella train station. From here walk to via Nazionale up to via XXV aprile turn right, go through via xxv aprile up to Via S. Gallo. Time walking 10/15 min.
From Stazione Santa Maria Novella you will arrive on foot after only 10/15 min. Take the exit on the left for Piazza Adua. From here walk to via Nazionale up to via xxv aprile turn right, go through via xxv aprile up to Via S. Gallo. Once in Via San Gallo turn left and go till the number 73 where we are. There is a target "Locanda Gallo"
Coming from the north, from Pisa and from highways A1 Bologna-Milano and A11 Lucca-Genova, exit at Firenze Nord and follow directions for the Center and then for Stazione - Fortezza da Basso. After the underpass of Fortezza da Basso take Viale Spartaco Lavagnini and turn right at the first traffic light on Via Santa Caterina d'Alessandria and then turn left in Via delle Ruote. At the end of Via delle Ruote you will find Via San Gallo, turn left and look for the number 73. There is a target "Locanda Gallo".
Coming from the south, from Siena (SS22) or from highway A1 Roma-Napoli, exit at Firenze Sud and follow directions for the Center, then for Stazione - Fortezza da Basso. When you reach Piazza della Libertà turn left at the first light (as if you were circling the square) and after the second light take Viale Lorenzo il Magnifico which is across from it, a little to the right; at the first light turn left (Via Poliziano) and at the next traffic light cross the street and keep right and take Via Santa Caterina d'Alessandria and then turn left in Via delle Ruote. At the end of Via delle Ruote you will find Via San Gallo, turn left and look for the number 73. There is a target "Locanda Gallo".
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