Choosing an hotel near Artemio Franchi Stadium in Florence allows you to experience some of the most important sporting events organized in the city in total relax.
The stadium is 1.5 km from the hotel and can be reached by public transportation or even on foot. Walking along Via Silvio Pellico, Via Pietro Giordani, Via della Mattonaia, Viale Bernardo Segni, Viale Giuseppe Mazzini and Viale Manfredo Fanti we land at the largest sports facility in Florence.
The Artemio Franchi Stadium was built in 1930 and renovated for the Italia '90 World Cup.
Known in the past as the Giovanni Berta Stadium and Municipal Stadium, it was designed by Pier Luigi Nervi and can accommodate up to 43,325 people with seating.
It stands on a total area of 50,000 square meters and boasts a covered central grandstand.
The soccer field is turfed and measures 105x68 meters.
It is Italy's fifth-largest stadium by capacity and is a perfect example of rationalist architecture, as well as one of the most architecturally innovative facilities built between the two world wars.
The stadium hosts Fiorentina's home soccer matches, both Serie A and international matches.
Over the years it has hosted major events:
It was the arrival site of several stages of the Giro d'Italia Cycling Tour.
It was also the scene of pastoral visits by Pope John Paul II in 1986 and Pope Francis in 2015.
Choose the comfort of a hotel near the Artemio Franchi Stadium in Florence.
Book at the 5-star Hotel Regency.