Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 3
Elegant and comfortable apartment with lovely terrace in the historic center of Florence. Two blocks from the Duomo. Centrally located in one of the oldest streets in Florence in the Via La Pergola area. Walking distance to all major sights, Uffizi Gallery, Statue of David, Ponte Vecchio etc. And near the best shopping streets! The apartment is very quiet and peaceful which is very rare for the center of Florence. It is in a delightful city-center small 'neighborhood' with its own good, reasonably-priced restaurants, coffee-bars and artisan shops. It is near the open-air food market of Sant'Ambrogio and the Piazza dei Ciompi antiques area in Santa Croce.
The apartment has been restored with immense care, using the finest Tuscan materials, with fine tiles, parquet floors and marble bathroom. It is really well furnished (recently refurbished ). It is airy and bright, with a small terrace leading directly off the bedroom. The very large entrance hall with wooden beamed ceiling is set up as a second living-room in addition to the main living room (see photos). This gives a very spacious feel to the apartment. The double sofa-bed is in this room: because of the lay-out of the apartment, there is privacy. The apartment has a really spacious feel - 75 sq. metres/805 sq. ft. The apartment is ideal for 2/3 persons. Unlimted Wi-Fi Internet access. Really good Air-Conditioning. Rental rates are all-inclusive: all utilities, A/C, Wi-Fi, linen, final cleaning, taxes. NO hidden charges.
The apartment is on the third floor (in US terms fourth floor). There is no elevator; that is the only drawback of this perfect apartment.
Discounts for stays of 2 weeks or more or for occupancy by 2 persons depending on the season.
• We provide a short fact-sheet with information about the apartment, shops/supermarket, the open-air market, restaurants, coffee-bars, pastry shops, public transport, taxis etc.
• Our English-speaking representative is available to be contacted by freephone day or night if you have any problems - however small - during your stay.
Parking: Secure parking garage near the apartment. Special rates for our guests.
Check-in is by appointment, between 4-8 PM (16.00-20.00). If you would like an earlier check-in please ask us at time of booking and we will see if it is possible. Check-in after 8 PM (20.00) is not possible.
Check-out: between 8-10 AM (10.00). Check-out before 8 AM (8.00) is not possible.
|Size||Sleeps up to 3, 1 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Florence, Nearest railway: Florence|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
|Further details indoors|
The apartment is on the third floor (in US terms fourth floor). There is no elevator. This is the only drawback of a flat that most guests consider otherwise perfect.
|Further details outdoors|
Parking: Parking is not included in the rental rate. There is a secure parking garage near the apartment. Special rates for our guests. Contact us for details.
The Tuscany region
From Florence, you can explore gems like Siena, San Gimignano, the wonderful Chianti countryside, Pisa, Lucca and the Cinque Terre.
Take advantage of the high-speed rail network to visit Rome (90 minutes) and Venice (2 hours 10 minutes) while using the apartment in Florence as your base.
This apartment in the historic city centre of Florence is the perfect base to explore Florence and Tuscany. Florence is one of the most popular venues in the world and deservedly so. Its stunning art and architecture, great food and wine are world-famous. Florence is a lively city, with open-air markets. The apartment is near the open-air food market of Sant'Ambrogio and the Piazza dei Ciompi antiques area in Santa Croce.
There are numerous theatres and music throughout the year. A trip to Fiesole, in the hills above Florence, is about 20 minutes by local No. 7 bus and goes through stunning scenery.
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9 Feb 2014
"Ideal - even considering the steps"
Great chance we'll stay in the same place if/when we make it back to Firenze, although Cesare told me he has another place on the same block with an elevator. Cesare is easy to communicate with,… More
28 Jul 2013
"Exceptional apartment, exceptional location, exceptional owner!"
This apartment is beautiful, clean, comfortable, quiet, well cared for and in a central location within walking distance to most sights in Florence. The place was larger than we expected and quite pr… More
25 May 2013
This exceptional self-catering apartment cannot be too highly recommended. It is centrally located, in the historic centre, and could not be better placed for sightseeing. It has been superlatively … More
28 Jan 2013
"Everything you need with character plus"
As a family of 2 adults and 2 teenagers, we were looking for a comfortable place for 5 nights which is centrally located and not too cramped. The apartment was perfect for our needs plus it had many … More
18 Dec 2012
"Out of this world"
Had the most amazing stay in this most authentic place. The place was so homely with so much attention to detail. We were given such wonderful instructions on what to do and see whilst we were there t… More
12 Nov 2012
"Beautiful apartment in Florence. Bellissima!"
This beautiful apartment is the perfect rental in Florence. Because it was very hot, we did almost no cooking and ate out. I loved waking up in our big airy and cool bedroom with the sunshine streamin… More
29 Sep 2012
Fantastic stay in this brilliant Florence apartment. The superlatives in the other reviews are justified. The apartment is beautiful, it is impeccably clean, and the location is perfect. The price is right, the owner is professional and consistently helpful. What's not to like!
30 Aug 2012
"Superb apartment in the middle of Florence"
We stayed here for 5 days and wished we could have stayed longer.This is a perfect base to see the sights in Florence. The apartment is very well located in the historic centre so we walked everywhere. It was very clean and beautifully presented and to be honest much bigger and nicer than we expected. There was juice, mineral water and milk awaiting us - a nice touch. Very good air-con. We recommend this apartment very highly and if we come back to Florence, it will be our first choice. Excellent value considering the quality of the accommodation. The helpful owner provides a very good guide to restaurants. We also stayed at his place near Cortona which was magic.
25 Apr 2012
"Live like a Florentine"
This was a great location from which to explore Florence. We were able to walk everywhere: the Duomo and the Uffizi were ten minutes away. We hoofed it to San Miniato, the Boboli Gardens, Palazzo Pitt… More
4 Apr 2012
Our stay at this charming apartment was wonderful! It was clean, nicely decorated and comfortable. Everything we needed was there. We enjoyed the feeling of "being in the neighborhood". We w… More
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