Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5
Ala Apartment is part of the historical Lotterenghi della Stufa Palace. Centrally located in Lorenzo il Magnifico's Florence, the palace is only a few steps from the renown Piazza del Duomo (Cathedral Square) and it offers breathtaking views of the Church and of Piazza San Lorenzo. The apartment's charme and unique character make it an ideal setting for a stay in Florence.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Further details indoors|
Ideal for families or friends' groups, Ala Apartment is,as all the building, protected by Italian law for historical buildings. Its charm is unique for the old times atmosphere, enhanced by a decoration with antique furniture from the owner's family. Having been completely refurbished, it provides all the comforts of modern life. It is located in a beautiful and bright square, which is in a pedestrian area, so it is also very quiet. The apartment is only a few steps away from the main museums and monuments, the famed Florentine shops, the small handicrafts shops, the characteristic "trattorie", and the famous San Lorenzo Market with its typical and varied products.
|Further details outdoors|
Being in a pedestrian area, no car is allowed in the square. The owner can arrange a garage for you: your car will be taken in charge at a few meters from the apartment, taken to the garage, and you can have it brought back whenever you wish, fixing the time with the garage. In the area you will find small super-markets open 7 days a week, so that buying what's immediately necessary will not be a problem.
The owner will welcome you at your arrival. She is fluent in English and French and very willing to give assistance, information, and suggestions to make your stay pleasant and comfortable.
The Tuscany region
Tuscany is a very varied region, with beautiful country and hills around Florence, other splendid cities such as Siena, Pisa, Lucca, only within 1 hour drive, also at 90 km. the famous Versilia beaches, with their fashionable shops, restaurants and disco-clubs. One can also reach Rome by train, for a daily excursion, just in one and a half hour.
Florence is known all over the world for its unique art and cultural heritage, traces of which begin from the Roman times, continue through the Middle-Age, and blossom with the Renaissance. The city center is an open-air museum, while its churches, museums, and palaces host enormous and high-quality collections of works of art. It is also e very lively city, with fashionable shops, excellent restaurants and "trattorie" and disco-clubs. Local food is an trilling experience, as it uses only fresh and natural elements.
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20 Jan 2014
"Gorgeous, well appointed apartment in the heart of Florence, perfect for families."
This apartment is delightful and way bigger than we expected it to be. It is in a great location making it easy to get to everything you could want in Florence.The owner was extremely helpful and acc… More
thank you for your kind review, I am happy that Apartment Ala has contributed to make your short holiday pleasant.
3 Jan 2014
"Lovely apartment in fantastic location with great landlady"
Have been to Florence many times but always stayed in a hotel. Booked the apartment for New Year's week for 5 adults and preferred it to staying in a hotel. We had a great reception from land la… More
3 Nov 2013
"near perfect - can be noisy"
Superbly positioned for the main attractions and places to eat and drink. Right over the San Lorenzo street market.Apartment is spacious and served by lift and stairs. One well equipped double bedro… More
28 Oct 2013
"Beautiful apartment in great location"
Really charming place and very spacious for 2 adults & 3 kids. Place was spotlessly clean. Great location just near the Duomo on its own square with the buzz of a market down below. Close to all ameni… More
15 Oct 2013
"Great place to stay with kids, close to everything."
Great location, Orsola was friendly and helpful, from pre booking to departure. Apartment is very clean and well looked after. Could walk easily to all main Firenze attractions.… More
14 Oct 2013
"Welcome to the heart of Florence"
Central in the San Giovanni Quarter in Florence a very nice appartment at the Piazza San Lorenzo, just across the church, is arranged by Mrs Orsola Serego. An ancient, beautifully restored 2nd floor a… More
14 Oct 2013
"Fantastic stay in the centre of Florence"
My wife, 2 young children(11 and 7) and a cousin of mine, stayed at Orsola's lovely apartment just opposite San Lorenzo Chiesa!!!! Wow that's all I can say.The apartment is just around the c… More
10 Sep 2013
"Lovely apartment with a stunning location"
My two young daughters (8 and 6) and I stayed in the apartment for a fortnight's holiday. From booking the apartment onwards the owner, Orsola, was exceptionally helpful and knowledgeable which g… More
3 Sep 2013
"Great stay with Teenage Sons"
Gorgeous, old Florentine home on the second floor with elevator access. Limestone fireplaces, original wood beams, decorative painting on ceilings, huge original windows onto square and market below.… More
24 Aug 2013
The apartment is very convenient being just over five minutes walk to the main station and within 10 ins walk of all the main sights of Florence.The apartment was very spacious with one very large dou… More
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