Next to Santa Croce, in the liveliest district of the historic center of Florence, we offer economic practical,  and enjoyable accommodation, close to the Sant’Ambrogio public market and the Synagogue

S. Ambrogio is a lively district in the Florence’s historical center.

With its busy life, sounds and smells, this area of ​​the city has managed to preserve part of its ancient identity.
The market of S. Ambrogio is still filled by Florentines for daily shopping and, inside it, you will find fast and cheap meals, like the famous tripe of Florence.
In the immediate surroundings are the Synagogue with the Jewish quarter, the church of S. Ambrogio with its precious paintings, and the famous flea market in the Piazza dei Ciompi.
All the attractions of the historic center can be reached within a few minutes on foot:

Piazza Santa Croce: 5 minutes.

The Duomo: 10 minutes.

Florence Central Railway Station, S. Maria Novella: 20 minutes.

Piazzale Michelangelo: 30 minutes on foot.


We have different types of rooms:

  • Single
  • Double/ Twin
  • Double/ Matrimonial
  • Whole apartments
Firenze Singole
Firenze Matrimoniali
Firenze Doppie


The kitchen is fully equipped with an electric stove, a microwave and a kettle.
  • Wi-Fi access
  • Air Conditioning (only in some apartments)
  • Linen (bed-bath-kitchen) with weekly change


Clean Linen each week

Free Wi-Fi



Cutlery, crockery, pots & pans


The management establishes different prices at certain times of the year.

The price will be confirmed to you personally after seeing your reservation request.

On Arrival

Check-in from 12:00 am

The rooms will be available from 12.oopm onwards. If you arrive at the B & B before the check-in time, please inform us so we can give you directions. In the case that the room is free for you, you can check-in without problems. However, if it is occupied, you can leave your suitcases in the living room, take the keys and come back later to check-in from 12:00 am

Check-out: 10:30

We kindly ask customers to leave the room before 10:30am, so that cleaning can take place.

If necessary, suitcases can be left in the common area.

In case of unforeseen events and arrivals after the stated time, please be in touch in advance to guarantee a quick check in.

We ask you to respect the property and guest house owners, as this will benefit your stay, future guests and the whole neighborhood. Please do not smoke inside. Every time you leave the apartment, turn off all the lights and the air conditioner and be sure to close all the doors and windows. Treat the apartment and its contents with the same care and respect as you would if it were your own.

Cancellation Policy

If your reservation is cancelled more than 15 days before your check-in date, you will not be charged.

If the reservation is canceled within the 15 days before your check-in date, 100% of the first night will have to be payed or half the stay will be charged for reservations longer than 4 days. We will inform you before personally about your specific cancellation policy during the booking process.

We therefore ask our guests to inform us of any cancellations more than 15 days before the date of arrival by e-mail.

If the guest does not respect the commitment made with their booking, the B & B has the right to ask for a penalty equal to the price agreed for the first night of the rooms booked.

From the Santa Marian Novella train station:

From Santa Maria Novella Station it is 2 kilometers, less than half an hour walk.

To get there simply enter Via Nazionale, turn right into Via dell’Ariento, cross Piazza San Lorenzo and continue straight on Via Gori, Via dei Pucci, Via Bufalini, Via Sant’Egidio, Via dell’Oriuolo, Via Pietrapiana, keep the left and skirt Piazza dei Ciompi up to Piazza Sant’Ambrogio.

From here turn left into Via Carducci.
Our apartments (number 3 / C, 3 / F 3 / G and 3 / H) are about fifty meters to the left, in the internal courtyard that follows the laundry.

With the Bus

From Santa Maria Novella Station, take Bus n. 6 or 6b in the direction of Sant’Ambrogio.

Peretola Airport (12 km from the city center) can be reached:

  • with a shuttle that leaves from the Station of S. Maria Novella (3-4 €)
  • with a Taxi (about € 20)

Pisa airport (90 km from Florence) can be reached:

  • with a shuttle bus that leaves from the station ; S. Maria Novella (10 €)
  • with the train that leaves every half an hour for Pisa (about € 8)


Via Giosuè Carducci, 3
50121 Firenze FI


+39 340 000 0399


To book, please write to or complete the form:


    A Beautiful Experience

    Aida was really helpful from arrival to departure. He is a very nice person to talk to about everything. The apartment is very welcoming and brilliantly furnished. Its location is central and the area is quiet but populated. I Absolutely recommend it!

    Ilaria - Da Giosuè

    Excellent Reception

    The reception was excellent, comfortable accommodation, just as described and shown in the pictures.

    Rosa - Giosuè

    Super Offer

    I study in Florence and I go to the city for a week each month. The reception by Aida was timely and immediately I was put at ease. The room is really comfortable, I felt like I was at home and there is a lot of autonomy. The apartment is even equipped with every comfort you could need. A great experience!

    Laura - Giosuè
    Le Navi Antiche

    Via Giosuè Carducci 3/C - 3/H

    Aida 0039 324 89 32 57 9
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