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Tuscan-style apartment facing Duomo

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,151 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Spacious and bright apartment, ideal for living Florence from the inside.

Apartment on the second and last floor of a beautiful Florentine palace. A privileged view of the Brunelleschi dome, which seems to be able to touch. Wooden ceiling beams make the cozy atmosphere. Ideal starting point for those who want to discover the city of Florence. From the Duomo Square you can easily reach the main points of interest of the city, starting with the baptistery and the new Oblate library. Of the four historic neighborhoods that face each year in the Florentine football tournament, we belong to the Greens of St. John.


Owner
Niccolò
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, portuguese, russian, italian, dutch, swedish, greek, czech, danish, norwegian, polish, hungarian, arabic, finnish, turkish, mandarin
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 19, 2017

Why Niccolò chose Historic Center

It was the house of my family. But it is also the best place to experience the city of Florence from the inside. I'm sure my guests will enjoy their stay.

Amenities

Duomo Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1151 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    - toilet , shower , bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • - 1 double
    - 1 double
    - 1 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • disco club
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • tennis
Notes:
The nearest supermarket is in front of the apartment, just across the road. A few meters away is a bar and a restaurant. We are on the corner of Piazza del Duomo, abounding with restaurants, shops, bars and excellent ice cream parlors.

Reviews

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Tuscan-style apartment facing Duomo
average rating of 4.6896553 based on 29 reviews
5

Great location - perfect for our needs

  • 5 of 5

My family of 5 just returned from Italy.

The apartment in Florence is as described.

Location couldn't be better. It is centrally located to all the possible places you'll want to visit when in the city.

The air condition was such a relief because we were there during a week when the temperatures were 90+ F temperature.

Niccolo and Giuseppe were very accommodative and so very helpful. I would be happy to stay there again.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Indianapolis, Indiana
5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

Well maintained. Close to the Florence tourist sites....museums, churches, restaurants, etc. Mini Mart across the street. Taxi stand around the corner. One flight walk-up, then a lift.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Alamo, CA
5

Perfect location!!

  • 5 of 5

Amazing apartment in an amazing location. Niccolo and Giuseppe were very accommodating and great hosts.

Location at a perfect place to see everything you need to see in Florence. Great restaurants within walking distance.

  • Submitted: May 13, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A lot of room, amazing views, close to everything!

  • 5 of 5

Niccolò's apartment is fantastic! Fantastic due to the location, right in the Piazza del Duomo. Fantastic due to the amazing space/room, i will never stay in a hotel anymore when given the chance.

Owner was very responsive. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
5

Fantastic apartment with fabulous views!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely apartment with amazing views of the Duomo. Perfect location. Supermarkets nearby. Owner very friendly and helpful. Would definitely go again.

  • Submitted: May 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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Sacramento, CA, USA
5

Elegant with the perfect location

  • 5 of 5

Niccolo's apartment is 50 m from the Piazza Duomo, up one flight and then an elevator 3 levels to the door. This means you are steps to the Duomo, 15 minutes walk to Piazza della Signoria and the Uffizi, 15 minutes the other way to the Academia; a bit more to the central train station. It is clean, elegant, spacious for 4, and very comfortable. The kitchen is large and functional; there is a loft laundry room. You are at the heart of things but the thick walls of the classic building keep it quiet. This would work very well for a romantic couple or two couples, a small family of 4-5, or a businessman who wanted lots of room. Wifi works and there is a flat screen television. There are several good restaurants immediately below and along Via del Oriuolo. If you yearn for home The Grill has excellent hamburgers and fries; good Italian stuff too. Trattoria l' Oriuolo has very good food at reasonable prices; Trip Advisor and others gives it a well deserved high rating . The Florentine version of a supermarket, CONAD, is another 150 m from Trattoria l' Oriuolo down the street and you can buy most anything you want for eating in.

It's the nicest European VRBO I've ever seen, by far.

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your comment. I'm very happy you enjoyed your stay. Next time I recommend that you visit the new museum dell''Opera del Duomo, at 50 metres from the flat: it's marvellous! All the best Niccolò
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Map

Nearest Airport
7 Kilometres
Amerigo Vespucci, Peretola
Nearest Barpub
30 Metres
Bar caffè
Nearest Golf
4.8 Kilometres
Golf club Parco di Firenze
Nearest Train
800 Metres
Santa Maria Novella, central station
Nearest Restaurant
20 Metres
Ristorante pizzeria
Nearest Ski
92 Kilometres
Abetone
Nearest Beach
100 Kilometres
Versilia
Car: not necessary

Apartment in the heart of Florence. From the window seems to touch the dome by Brunelleschi. Ideal starting point for any tourist itinerary. You can easily walk to the unmissable sights of Florence, the Uffizi Gallery the Academy, with Michelangelo's David. From Santa Maria Novella to the Old Bridge. Inserted in the shopping streets, Via de 'Tornabuoni to Holy Cross.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $29.89
Damage Deposit $239.12

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.