Destination guide

The artsy city of San Lorenzo awaits you

Come and experience San Lorenzo and its museums, cathedral and art galleries. Travelers like the cafés, shopping and local tours in this walkable and welcoming city. 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 and attractions in San Lorenzo

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes San Lorenzo a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Costoli Pool (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Visarno the Hippodrome (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Circolo Golf Ugolino (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Hidron (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Fattoria San Michele a Torri (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Torre Del Chianti (9.3 mi / 15 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in San Lorenzo

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in San Lorenzo. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Piazzale Michelangelo (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Boboli Gardens (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Florence Botanical Gardens (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Giardino dell'ArteCultura (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Villa Il Ventaglio (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Rose Garden (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)

Transportation options to and around San Lorenzo

The nearest airport is in Florence (FLR-Peretola), located 3.1 mi (5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around San Lorenzo?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,669 holiday lettings near San Lorenzo. From 2,447 Condos/Apartments to 145 Houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover San Lorenzo area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to San Lorenzo?

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 San Lorenzo:

  • Porta al Prato: 2,201 holiday homes
  • Basilica of Santa Croce: 2,027 holiday homes
  • Isolotto-Legnaia (Quartiere 4): 1,311 holiday homes
  • Gavinana: 726 holiday homes
  • Oltrarno: 1,405 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 San Lorenzo?

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

  • Medici Chapels: 8,421 holiday lettings
  • Palazzo dei Congressi: 8,430 holiday lettings
  • Cenacolo di Fuligno Museum: 8,423 holiday lettings
  • Florence (ZMS-Santa Maria Novella Train Station): 8,423 holiday lettings
  • Central Market: 8,320 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around San Lorenzo 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 Condos/Apartments in San Lorenzo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,447 Condos/Apartments in San Lorenzo. Our other popular types of San Lorenzo holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 145 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 2,474 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 7 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in San Lorenzo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 12 holiday homes with pool available in San Lorenzo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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