Rosary Garden Hotel
Via di Ripoli 169, 50126 Florence, Italy
Tel.+39 055 6800136 – Fax +39 055 6800458
Located in the nice residential area of Gavinana – Bandino (Florence South – Viale Europa), the Rosary Garden Hotel is just a step away from the historical centre of Florence, that can be reached in 10 minutes by bus or 25 minutes walk, strolling along the banks of the Arno river.
In front of the hotel, a small tree-lined square, with a newspaper kiosk and benches to relax and enjoy the first spring sun, opposite side another square with a nice shopping mall and shops. Adjacent to the hotel, an excellent restaurant frequented by locals, where you can taste the famour Chianina T-bone steak accompanied by a good glass of Chianti, and have dinner in the garden in summer. Within walking distance, other typical restaurants, gardens and a nice shopping area.
Our neighborhood is particularly strategic for those who travel by car. The Rosary Garden is actually only 5 minutes from the exit “Firenze Sud” of the A1 Motorway, and in a convenient position to visit the Chianti Classico region through the Wine road (SS 222), or the villages and typical towns of the Tuscan countryside, as well as the Outlet The Mall, with the most fashionable top labels.
For golf players, the Ugolino Golf Club (18 holes, founded in 1889), is only Km. 8 away, while within 3 Km. there is an equestrian center and a tennis club with an outdoor swimming pool.
In our area, you can walk safely at any time of day and night, and find a wide range of entertainments and activities, like:
- Health and beauty centre: 20 meters
- Gym: 400 meters
- Outdoor swimming pool: 400 meters
- Tennis Club: 3 Km.
- Equestrian centre: 3 Km.
- Firenze Ugolino Gold Club (18 holes): 8 Km.
- Montelupo Golf Club (9 holes): 23 Km./li>
- Historical centre of Florence: 2,5 Km
- Bus stops 31 and 32 : 20 meters
- Bus stop 23 : 150 meters
- Florence airport Amerigo Vespucci: 12 Km
- Central train station (Santa Maria Novella) : 3,5 Km
- Obihall : 2,5 Km
- Mandela Forum : 2,9 Km
- Artemio Franchi stadium : 3,2 Km
HOW TO REACH US
Please find here below the directions to reach the Rosary Garden Hotel in Florence:
The hotel is 5 minutes drive from “Firenze Sud” exit (Florence South) of the A1 Motorway. Take this exit and, once on the main road, follow the indications for Florence. Take the exit Viale Europa and keep the boulevard following the directions to “Firenze Centro” (Florence Centre); after 4 traffic lights, you will find a shopping mall on your right (Coop) and a small tree-lined square with a newspaper kiosk on your left, in front of which the hotel is situated. Stay on the boulevard until you reach the first roundabout and come back to the square, keeping to your right to enter Via di Ripoli just between the kiosk and the Restaurant La Piazzetta . You will see the entrance of the Rosary Garden on your left close to the corner, at number 169.
From Florence’s central station (Firenze Santa Maria Novella), the Rosary Garden Hotel can be reached in approximately 15 minutes by taxi or 30 minutes by bus. If you decide to take the bus, we suggest you to download the following files with our detailed directions.
Florence’s Amerigo Vespucci airport is about a 30 minute taxi ride from the Rosary Garden Hotel. Otherwise, you can reach the bus stop “Fratelli Rosselli” by tram line T2 (direction Unità) at about 150 metres from exit of airport and from there follow our directions to reach the hotel by bus (download from the following file).