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Location, historic, elegance, light, frescoes, modern architectural touches and comfort. Those words describe this unique apartment in central Florence in the historic Palazzo Bardi. With three double bedrooms and three bathrooms, this spacious apartment is well-suited to three couples who are looking for a comfortable place to stay in the center of historic Florence.
Palazzo Bardi was built in 1420 by Brunelleschi. The most recent major restoration to this apartment within the building was completed in 2012. There are eight residents in total within the Palazzo. The courtyard of the palazzo is decorated with Andrea della Robbia majolicas, a crown of big columns typical of Brunelleschi’s style, antique marbles and Renaissance ironworks. An English speaking porter and a video security system ensure security and privacy.
(320 m2/3444 ft2) First Floor (40 steps up from the entrance) The interior is beautifully decorated with original plaster work and 18th century frescoes. Period furniture and medieval terracotta statues are combined with contemporary design and architectural detail. (240 m2/2583 ft2) Lower Level: The entrance leads into a library and spacious room lit by large windows. Two bedrooms, each with queen-size (160 cm) and en suite bathrooms with showers, have been created out of the space. They are open to the apartment, but have glass doors and heavy curtains for privacy. There is also a separate large master bedroom (50 m2/538 ft2) with a queen-size bed (160 cm), fresco-covered walls, and an en suite bathroom with a tub. There are flat screen TVs in all three bedrooms. Next to the furnished drawing room is a guest bathroom. In the corner is a laundry area with a washer and dryer. (80 m2/861 ft2) Loft overlooking the lower level: 14 steps lead up to the loft with a fully-equipped kitchen. There is a dining room with a glass table and leather chairs seating up to 12. A fully-equipped cocktail and coffee bar are next to the kitchen and a furnished drawing room with a sofa and lounge chairs.
Extra Services: The following are listed as an aid for trip planning; the services and prices are approximate and cannot be guaranteed by Rentvillas. All extra services are payable locally in cash. Cook Service: 30 Euros per hour Maid Service: 18 Euros per hour; with linen change, 25 Euros per hour Grocery Shopping: Upon Request Airport Transfer: 150 Euros Babysitting Service: 18 Euros Please Note: Extra services payable by credit card on site. A welcome basket with champagne and local food and fruit is provided upon arrival. Bed linens are changed every three days; bath linens are changed daily. A complimentary toilet set is provided with slippers, shower cap, bath gel, and shampoo. Cleaning staff included 4 hours a day, 7 days a week. Concierge available 24 hours a day.
Located on via de Benci, this apartment is well-located in central Florence between the Arno River, the Uffizi Gallery and Santa Croce. The Santa Croce sector has maintained its historic buildings and the characteristic flavor in its neighborhoods. Not only is the Santa Croce church a must-see, but all of the other top sites of the city are within an easy walk from the apartment. Nearby Attractions: The Santa Croce quarter is located on the southeastern part of the historic center of Florence. Since the Middle Ages, it was an area specializing in leather. In fact, today it is still filled with leather shops! The large Santa Croce Church, filled with famous frescoes and tombs of some of the city’s greats, is the main structure of the quarter. The piazza in front of the church is filled day and night with tourists and locals. Some of the best gelato shops and restaurants can be found in this neighborhood. Piazza dei Ciompi has a daily flea market as well as a large monthly market (last Sunday). Plaz, located across from the 16th century Loggia del Pesce is a fun and casual place to stop for a drink and live music. Santa Maria Novella Train Station: 20 minute walk Ponte Vecchio: 10 minute walk Piazza Signoria: 5 minute walk Uffizi Gallery: 5 minute walk
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Dec 20 2014 - Jan 3 2015
3 night minimum stay
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (US Dollar) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.