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 features

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)
How to get there

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.

Can I find a vacation rental around San Lorenzo?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,593 vacation rentals near San Lorenzo. From 2,357 Condos/Apartments to 151 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near San Lorenzo for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in San Lorenzo:

  • Oltrarno: 1,399 vacation rentals
  • Duomo: 2,460 vacation rentals
  • Basilica of Santa Croce: 2,003 vacation rentals
  • San Giovanni: 1,643 vacation rentals
  • Isolotto-Legnaia (Quartiere 4): 1,330 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to San Lorenzo?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in San Lorenzo. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Florence (ZMS-Santa Maria Novella Train Station): 8,144 vacation rentals
  • Central Market: 8,109 vacation rentals
  • Medici Chapels: 8,105 vacation rentals
  • Cenacolo di Fuligno Museum: 8,087 vacation rentals
  • Palazzo dei Congressi: 8,112 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in San Lorenzo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 2,357 Condos/Apartments in San Lorenzo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in San Lorenzo include:

  • Houses: 151 rentals available
  • Studios: 2,385 rentals available
  • Villas: 14 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in San Lorenzo?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 14 vacation rentals with pool available in San Lorenzo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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