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New and bright apartment just steps from the historic center of Florence

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 559 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Large apartment 4 beds, open plan living, air conditioning, WI-FI

Quiet and elegant apartment on the second floor, fully renovated,

It comprises entrance hall, spacious and elegant living room with a comfortable sofa bed, dining area with equipped kitchen, bright double bedroom, bathroom with shower.

Apartment with all comforts: LCD-LED, Wireless Internet access, air conditioning.

Located in a strategic position, very close walk from the railway station of Santa Maria Novella, the Old Town, the Fortezza da Basso.

Great Pied-a-terre for tourism and business.

Easy parking and garage for a fee.

More Details

Owner
tommaso e silvia
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, italian
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
November 19, 2017

Amenities

Rifredi (Quartiere 5) Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 559 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Elevator
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Large bright bedroom with very large closet and dresser. In the living room, well separated from the master bedroom, a comfortable sofa bed with small wardrobe.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Notes:
the kitchen is equipped with pots and dishes for four people, stove with four burners, electric oven, and microwave, refrigerator and freezer. the dining area has comfortable seating and four rectangular table.

Reviews

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New and bright apartment just steps from the historic center of Florence
average rating of 4.95 based on 21 reviews
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5

Florence Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We had such a wonderful time in Florence made even better by our stay in this apartment. The location is very close to the train station which makes it easy to get to if you come in by train. Tom was a great communicator and answered any questions I had very quickly. We did arrive earlier than check-in time and Tom let us store our luggage in the apartment while it was being cleaned. The building also has an elevator which is great if you have some heavy luggage. The apartment is located on a busy street but the traffic noise does die down at night. Tom provided coffee and coffee maker along with brioche and jam for morning breakfast which was a nice touch. The bed was comfortable and the Wifi was fast. We didn't find many restaurants or grocery stores close to the apartment but once we knew that, we shopped and ate close to the city center. I would definitely recommend this apartment if you're traveling to Florence. Tom is an excellent host and we were very pleased with our stay.

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful apartmet with everything

  • 5 of 5

The apartment has everything. After traveling for 10 days in high heat, we were thrilled to see the air conditioner and the washer dryer combination. Lots of space and it is nice to have a fully equipped kitchen.

Tom greated us enthusiasticly and showed us around the apartment and pointed out the tabac, the way into town, and the grocery store. There also is a good restaurant 3 doors down from the apartment building. There is a convenient bus stop at the front door but also traffic noise from the street. There are wooden blinds that would probably cut down on the noise but we never used them.

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Spacious for value, clean, good location

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed apartment & truly appreciated Tom & his mother Silvia. They were so helpful & responsive! Even brought us fresh croissants one morning & had a bottle of Chianti waiting for us.

  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ideal Apartment!!

  • 5 of 5

I reserved this apartment for me and 3 family members. During our 18 days in Italy we rented 4 apartments and this one in Firenze was by far the best. From day 1, Tommaso was friendly and quick to respond to all my questions. When we arrived the apartment is even better than in the pictures. Very clean, the kitchen had every cooking appliance you need and the WIFI was fast. Right outside the front building door are two buses that take you to the nearby train station where you can catch trains to other cities or walk the city center (about a 15 minute ride). Tommaso also gave us a city map and bus schedule. You could not ask for a better host. Thank you Tom! Remember you have friends in New York and Ecuador now.

-Andrea

  • Submitted: May 29, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Loved Florence!

  • 5 of 5

Tomasso was great! He answered all of my questions before our arrival and gave us great tips and guidance once we arrived on how to best travel while in Florence. The bus being right outside the building made traveling very easy to many central sites in the city. The apartment was great! Spacious and clean, we would highy recommend it. An thanks for the bottle of wine Tomasso!

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a real pleasure to have my guests!!! See you next time in Florence... Ciao e grazie Tommaso
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A really nice stay in Florence

  • 5 of 5

We had a fast reply! Tommaso and Silvia are really nice. They even prepared some ice for us, pretty thoughtful during the summer!

The apartment is really nice, spacious, and clean and it is equipped with air conditioning (necessary during the summer). The bed and sofa are comfortable. The neighborhood is quiet, and there is a supermarket nearby. The apartment is located at just 10 minutes walk from the city center.

We really enjoyed our stay and we totally recommended it!

Many thanks :)

  • Submitted: Nov 29, 2013
  • Stayed: August 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks a lot for your review, hoping see you in the next time. It was a pleasure to have my guests! Ciao ciao Tommaso
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Map

Nearest Airport
7 Kilometres
Aeroporto Amerigo Vespucci Firenze
Nearest Golf
18 Kilometres
Ugolino Golf Club
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Stazione Centrale Santa Maria Novella
Nearest Motorway
7 Kilometres
A1- A11- Firenze Nord
Nearest Ski
86 Kilometres
Abetone
Nearest Beach
110 Kilometres
Viareggio - Forte dei Marmi
Car: not necessary

Apartment located outside the ZTL limits of ring roads in a strategic location easily accessible by car or train. The railway station of Santa Maria Novella and the Old Town are a 10-minute walk.

The Fortezza da Basso and the Palazzo dei Congressi which hosts major international events (Pitti Uomo, Pitti Bimbo, Pitti Filati, Craft Show) are within walking distance in less than 5 minutes. Bus stop towards the old town and towards Careggi Hospital under the house. Easy parking and possibility of garage. Green spaces and public gardens in the immediate vicinity.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pulizia Finale $57.78
Stay tax $2.95 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 12 years.

Al momento della prenotazione è richiesto il 30 % della cifra totale.
Il saldo deve essere fatto al momento dell'arrivo in contanti.
Check in dalle ore 14:00 fino alle ore 20:00
Check out dalle ore 08:00 fino alle ore 10:00
Per una migliore assistenza e organizzazione si prega di comunicare almeno 24 ore prima l'orario di arrivo.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.