This very spacious elegant 200 square meter(2152.8 square feet) apartment is located on the first floor of a 17th century building in the historical centre of Florence. The apartment is able to sleep 10 people, but for maximum comfort the it is best suited for 3 different couples or 6 adults with 4 children. It is composed of a 15 square meter(161 square feet) entrance hallway which leads you into a beautiful painstakingly decorated 60 square meter(645 square feet) living room/dining room with ethnic combined traditional Florentine furniture, at the same time maintaining a relaxed atmosphere. There are four large cathedral windows, 2.4 meters(7.8 feet) high with 5 meter(16.5 feet) ceilings which allows alot of light into the room. The living room also has air conditioning and winter heating.
Off this room gives way to a long passage that takes you to the three bedrooms and two bathrooms. The other bathroom is off the entrance hallway. The first bedroom is an en-suite, it includes a queen size bed and a double Sofa bed that can sleep 2, this room maybe ideal for the children to have a separate space. This bedroom can also be ideal for couples who may want abit more private space. The second bedroom is the smallest bedroom but has a very warm and cozy feel it, this room has a queen size bed. It has been painted in a rich warm yellow surrounded by the contrasting brown and extensive African art. The last bedroom, master bedroom, has a king size bed and a loft study above with a sofa-bed. All the bedrooms have air conditioning/winter heating . There are three bathrooms of which one has a whirlpool tub while the other has a steam shower cabin with jet shower heads while the other has just a regular shower cabin. The kitchen is well equipped with all modern amenities including an American coffee peculator, food processor, microwave, double door refrigerator, dishwasher, as well as an oven and six gas burner, The kitchen also has a small eating area. The utility room has a washing machine and dryer.
The location is superb, the apartment is in the Heart of Old Florence. You could not get more central than this. It is on via Ghibellina next to the Barghello National Museum and, in front of the Palazzo Borghese the street is between the Duomo (main cathedral) and the Palazzo Vecchio (the old palace). You are completely immersed in Florentine art and history, because it is in the area of Santa Croce (another cathedral) and all the most important sites and museums are within 100 meter radius(300 feet) from the apartment.
There are the shops, flee markets, and special traditional specialty food stores. The food market both San Lorenzo and Santa Ambrogio which are definitively a must. There are numerous restaurants and one of the most highly rated restaurant and wine cellars in Europe, the Enoteca Di Pinchiori it is a block and a half away from the apartment on the same via Ghibellina. So if you want to live Florence like an indigine and having all the comfort and advantages of being in the historical centre of town, then you are in the right location for this neighbourhood has maintained its passed neighbourhood atmosphere and has not been highly influenced by mass tourism.The cleaning lady comes 3 times a week on Monday , Wednesday and Friday , to tidy the apartment. This service is included in price. The apartment is also equipped with a designated smoking area, so that smokers and non-smokers can live comfortably together with nobody needing to compromise.
Keywords: Large Apartment