How to Arrive by Train

The simplest way to arrive at the Villa Il mosaico, is by train. On arriving at Santa Maria Novella train station guests can take the Tramvia from directly outside the station in Via Alamanni and get off after 4 Stops at "Sansovino" from here it is only a 2 minute walk to the apartments.

Alternatively, you can take bus number 6 to the villa.

How to Arrive by Plane

The Amerigo Vespucci International Airport is just five miles from the centre Florence and is connected by bus and train to Santa Maria Novella, the main train station.

Due to the small size of Florence guest will rarely need to use the public transport as walking is the best way to see the city's sights.

Distance to main sites

  • Goldoni Theatre - 1.8 km
  • Santa Maria Novella Train Station - 1.9 km
  • Modern Art Gallery, Piazza Pitti - 2.1 km
  • Ponte Vecchio - 2.3 km
  • The Duomo cathedral - 2.4 km
  • Amerigo Vespucci Airport - 7 km

Restaurants, Bars, Cafes and Shops

Many restaurants, bars, cafes and shops can be found in the surrounding area and the Santa Maria train station is well connected with the villa.


The Villa Il Mosaico is situated at number 13, Via Monticelli.
Here you can find a map indicating our exact location. We recommend keeping a copy on your smart phone or even printing a copy off to keep with you.

10 minutes away from the historical centre of Florence

Situated in an authentic Florentine palazzo the family Villa Il Mosaico Florence accommodation is located in a tranquil area 10 minutes away from the historic centre offering a strategic position to visitors to Florence.