Destination guide

The artsy area of Santa Croce awaits your stay

Enjoy the area's cathedral, museums and architecture and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Santa Croce. Well known for its art, local tours and sightseeing, this walkable city won't disappoint. Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower and Ponte Vecchio are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Santa Croce

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Santa Croce a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Costoli Pool (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Visarno the Hippodrome (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Circolo Golf Ugolino (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Hidron (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Fattoria San Michele a Torri (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Torre Del Chianti (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Santa Croce

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Santa Croce is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Piazzale Michelangelo (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Boboli Gardens (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Giardino degli Iris (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Rose Garden (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Florence Botanical Gardens (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Torrigiani Garden (1.2 mi / 2 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Santa Croce

The nearest airport is in Florence (FLR-Peretola), located 4.1 mi (6.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Basilica of Santa Croce?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,036 holiday lettings near Basilica of Santa Croce. From 103 Houses to 1,863 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Basilica of Santa Croce area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Basilica of Santa Croce?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Basilica of Santa Croce:

  • Porta al Prato: 2,234 holiday homes
  • Val d'Elsa: 1,596 holiday homes
  • Isolotto-Legnaia (Quartiere 4): 1,331 holiday homes
  • Gavinana: 729 holiday homes
  • Oltrarno: 1,429 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Basilica of Santa Croce?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Basilica of Santa Croce. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • San Martino del Vescovo: 8,484 holiday lettings
  • Ponte Vecchio: 2,237 holiday lettings
  • Uffizi Gallery: 8,490 holiday lettings
  • Piazza del Duomo: 8,447 holiday lettings
  • Palazzo Pitti: 975 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Basilica of Santa Croce listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Basilica of Santa Croce?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 103 Houses in Basilica of Santa Croce. Our other popular types of Basilica of Santa Croce holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,863 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 2 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Basilica of Santa Croce?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Basilica of Santa Croce. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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