Reach us

La Terrazza di Paola BnB is located via de’ Vanni n.3, a free circulation road close to  the Vittoria Bridge, in the neighborhood of San Frediano – Pignone.


By public transportation: just in front of the BnB there is the bus stop of ATAF Line 6 (Vanni bus stop) that connects the north-east area of Florence (Coverciano district) with the south-west area (Scandicci) passing through the Historical Center. Here you will find all the information related to this line and route details. The ticket costs € 1.50 and it has 60 minutes duration. You can buy it at any Tobacco store or by sending an SMS to the number 4880105, even a few seconds before climbing te bus.

400 m far, in Paolo Uccello square, you can take the Tramway Line 1, the modern surface metro train that takes you to the Santa Maria Novella railway station just in a few minutes (three stops only). Here the route details.

From Florence Amerigo Vespucci (FLR) airport you can reach our BnB by the pretty new Tramway – Line n.1, exiting on the left. Reach Alamanni stop and there take Line n.1 – Villa Costanza direction. After three stop, get down (Paolo Uccello stop) e walk to the BnB (350 m along the river). You can take a taxi (take it exiting the airport and going to the right, 15-30 minutes long trip, about 20 €) or by the Volainbus shuttle which take you to the central railway station Santa Maria Novella (€ 6.00, one ride every 30 minutes) where you can get on ATAF buses no.6 or no.12 and reach us in about 7-10 minutes (Vanni stop, cost € 1.50).

From the central railway station Santa Maria Novella you can reach the BnB in about 7-10 minutes taking the Tramway – Line n.1, Villa Costanza direction. After three stop, get down (Paolo Uccello stop) e walk to the BnB (350 m along the river). You can also take ATAF buses n.6 or n.12 that stop right in front of the our door (Vanni stop) running every 5-10 minutes. On foot, it is a nice 20-minute walk.


By private vehicle, arriving from the North, exit at Firenze Nord of the A1 Autostrada del Sole highway, follow A11 towards Florence Center, cross the Novoli district along Viale Guidoni, Via Forlanini, Viale Redi, Viale Belfiore, cross Vittoria Bridge and reach  your destination taking via dei Vanni on the right. Coming from the South, go through Firenze Impruneta exit of the A1 Autostrada del Sole, cross Galluzzo village up to Poggio Imperiale, descend along Viale del Poggio Imperiale, toward the ancient Porta Romana (don’t go through it but leave it on your right), follow the medioeval walls along Viale Petrarca, cross Pier Vettori square and reach the roundabout of Gaddi square along via del Ponte Sospeso: Via dei Vanni is on your left.

Near the BnB you can park your car for a fee along the neighborhood streets or in the small toll parking in Piazza Gaddi. Not far from the BnB (9 minutes walk) you can park in the Quick Garage Centrale in via Benozzo Gozzoli 16 (€ 36 per day), bookable online here (specifying the garage in via B. Gozzoli and not the other one in via dei Fossi).

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