Hotel Alessandra is one of the most centrally of all the hotels. Close to Piazza Signoria and Via Tornabuoni. Ponte Vecchio is just of Borgo Santi Apostoli where you can check all the gold and silver shops. The Uffizi Gallery located in Piazza Signoria offers each visitor a look into the renassiance ago of Florence. As for the famous Duomo and Bell Tower, Piazza Repubblica, and the Baptistery are all within a 5-10 minute walk from the hotel. To shop for souvenirs and other knick knacks, visitors can visit "Il Porcellino" market (The Little Pig). You will find many local artisans with a variety of unique products, including items made of the famous Florentine leather. The hotel is located on the second floor in a 1400s building so there is a small elevator that you are allowed to use. There are around 30 steps before getting to the entrance of the hotel, so keep that in mind if you have trouble walking.