It was recently restored in old Florentine style respecting and setting off preexistent architectural elements such as the wooden beam ceilings, the stone arches and the “cotto” flooring, as well as some mural frescos which represents an element of great value. Fitted with all the necessary, so that guests can experience the magic and charm of ancient Florence while enjoying the benefits of modern conveniences.
The apartment comprises:
- an entrance-corridor which opens on to a large living-dining room with dining table and kitchenette + one double sofa bed. The livingroom opens on to a balcony facing a courtyard.
- a small storage area with washing machine
- a large bathroom with shower
- a very cosy, well furnished double bedroom with a wardrobe.
In both rooms the windows are at the back so there is no problem of noisiness.
The apartment is about 50 sq.meters in size and can accommodates 2+2 guests.
The location is very good for its closeness to the historical center and to the “Lungarni” that can be easily reached by foot. The Santa Maria Novella neighbourhood, where Via della Scala represents the main road, is one of the eldest in Florence : the ancient road takes its name from the ex-hospital of Santa Maria della Scala, founded in 1313.
Close to the apartment are the bus stations (Lazzi,Sita and Cap) that will lead you even to the destinations not served by the train. The city bus lines run along the Station square and in Piazza dell’Unità. Particular stores, artisan workshops and antiquarian shops as well as “trattorie” typical of the traditional tuscan cooking make this neighbourhood a lively place, full of life, where to spend a pleasant stay.