The atmosphere is the one desired by Marcella, the artist who in the early 50 restructured an attic over the rooftops of the city to make her fashion atelier. The house is equipped with every comfort while retaining period details, such as floors and the wooden staircase and the fireplace that blend harmoniously with modern and functional design solutions. Lights, colors and shapes changing chase captivating and surprising the guest at all times of day and in every season. The location is ideal for shopping and to live intensely the cultural, artistic and gastronomic Bologna. From the entrance go up the wooden staircase leading to the living area with access to the balconies and from these, with an external staircase to the terrace on the roofs. The living area consists of dining room, living room, porch and kitchen bright and fully equipped. In the living area can accommodate two single beds leaving ample space for dining and sitting area. To access the sleeping area from the entrance go down some steps that introduce into a first chamber with a single futon and from this to the master bedroom with large double bed in a corner, and the bathroom with a comfortable shower and two sinks. Each room offers unexpected and great views over the rooftops and gardens. The silence and intimacy ensure relaxation and rest after a busy day of life and attractions in the heart of the medieval city, a short walk from the Towers, the main squares, historic buildings, museums, and the elegant shopping streets and alleys crowded of markets. From the large terrace on summer evenings enjoy the cool breeze and the tolling of the bell towers of the ancient churches, let time run out and admire the starry sky, the lights that light up on the facades of houses and those that illuminate the Basilica on the hill of San Luca, San Michele in Bosco, Villa Aldini.
L'Atelier Marcella offers you the rare opportunity to experience the city's medieval 'roofs'.
The visitor will have the whole apartment and the balconies and the large terrace on the roofs, furnished with tables and chairs for dining outside.
Are linens for bed, bath and kitchen; washing machine, dishwasher, fridge freezer, electric kettle, toaster; iron and ironing board, hairdryer; drying racks and containers for recycling in outdoor balconies. Heating, air conditioning. TV and WI-FI.
The spaces are large and adapt to the needs of families and groups of friends for up to four people.
The apartment is located on the third floor of a building typical of old Bologna is not equipped with a lift.
The owner Maria Cristina has lived most of his life in the historic building in which is located the Atelier and still lives there part of his family. For several years she moved out of town to be closer to children and grandchildren, but loves to personally welcome guests and greet them when they leave. It will always be available by phone during their stay.
L'Atelier is located in the central Via Farini, a short walk from St. Stephen's Basilica, the Two Towers Asinelli and Garisenda, symbols of the medieval city, from the porch dell'Archiginnasio, home to the oldest University and the Piazza Maggiore. The shopping streets, the Galleria Cavour, museums and art galleries, theaters: all 'downstairs'. Most of the attractions of the city is within walking distance, but if you are lazy or want to get away to the fair or the numerous shopping centers, the bus will have a short walk home and with few stops you reach the main destinations.
If you wish to spend a day in Florence, or Venice or the sea of Rimini, reach the station on foot or by bus and get on the train, enjoy the trip and returned to the Atelier of Marcella.
If you are traveling by car you consider that the Atelier is located in the ZTL (limited traffic area) where you can only enter with Mark from 7 to 20 hours. You can still enter and park in a parking space (for a fee) in 'guarded garages that also provides the entry clearance in the LTZ and it is 50 mt. from the apartment. Alternatively just outside the walls of the medieval city, you can park in the outdoor parking spaces and free.