The apartment is located beside the Santacroce Chathedral, one of the most important cathedral. It is a 10 minute walk from the Duomo (main cathedral of Florence) and the Ufizzi gallery (which owns some of the most important pieces of art work of the renaissance). To get to the apartment, there are 36 pretty steps to climb, but it is well worth the journey. Completely renovated in early 2010, the 55sqm apartment consists of 1 bedroom, a living room 1 bathroom and a tiny terrace with a breathtaking view of the surrounding historical centre. The apartment reflects its exterior surroundings as it has been carefully decorated in a typically Florentine fashion. Once you enter the apartment on that has two windows on the Via San Giuseppe and has a splendid view of the basilica and of the bell tower of Santa Croce. The room with a queen-sized bed is very comfortable and entirely furnished with antiques.
The kitchen is perfectly equipped and completely renovated.
The district of Santa Croce has managed to maintained its identity, with its shops craftsmen and the its local characteristics. Behind Via San Giuseppe is found the flea Market, picturesque department store of the small antique businesses, beside the apartment is also the world renowned 3 star Michelin restaurant Enoteca Pinchiorri. The magnificent Basilica di Santa Croce is the burial place of some of the most illustrious Italians, such as Michelangelo, Galileo, Machiavelli, Foscolo, Gentile, Rossini, and Marconi, thus it is known also as the Temple of the Italian Glories (Tempio dell'Itale Glorie).is found near one of the most attended markets, S. Ambrogio (well-known for the fruit and the vegetables, sold directly from the farmers) and next to the market of San Lorenzo, in a rich zone of local and refreshing attended by the Florentines.