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Pinti 2, wonderful flat,free Wifi,A/C,see also listing 92298,day trip, cooking c

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
3 nights

About the property

2 bedrooms, 1 loft with two twins, 2 bathrooms, small patio.

Relais Borgo Pinti comprises two mansard roofed flats in the heart of Florence. List N° 165586 and list N° 92298.

The apartments are on the same floor, just across a small hall.

Pinti 2 (listing 165586, is 110 sq. meters and has accommodations for4/ 6 people.

Borgo Pinti is a quiet street partially closed to the traffic.

The Relais is located where Borgo Pinti crosses Via dei Pilastri and Via Alfani. It is a few minutes walk from all important sights and monuments, and some blocks from S.Ambrogio market and from the famous restaurants La Giostra and Il Cibreo.

The apartments are on the second and top floor. There is no elevator, but the climb is worth it. The steps are low and manageable.

Pinti 2 has two double bedrooms, 1 open loft with two twins, 1 wonderful bathroom with shower, another bathroom only with W.C. and sink. The kitchen is a separate room, spacious, fully equipped and has a dining table for six.

The two bedrooms have a queen size bed.

In the living room two comfortable white sofas and a fireplace.

There is a small, quiet and sunny patio where you can enjoy a drink.

Our chef Barbara says:

Something about the within home cooking class:

Here are some informations about how a cooking class usually works: I arrive at 8:30 am to go shopping together at the fresh food market in S. Ambrogio (the market is open only in the morning), then we go immediately back to the apartment to cook for lunch. The cooking class last untill 12:30 - 1:00 pm. The cost of the cooking class is 250 euros (in total and not for each person) and at the market you buy the ingredients we need.

Usually the menu consists in three different dishes: an appetizer; a main course and a dessert.

I can suggest a typical Tuscan menu such as: Crostini di fegatini (crostini with chicken liver paté); Crespelle alla fiorentina (Spinach and Ricotta filled crepes); Tiramisù

Keywords: Florence Duomo perfect location more than 100 ***** reviews

More Details

Owner
claudia Morace
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, french, german, italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 21, 2017

About claudia Morace

My name is Claudia Morace. I am 70 years old, I have a daughter, she is a pianist and two sons lawyers as my husband was.I have also eight grandchildren.

I love taking personally care of my house and of my apartments in Florence.

I love flowers, nature, people and life

claudia Morace purchased this apartment in 2002

Why claudia Morace chose Metropolitan City of Florence

After my husband death, I had to sell a beautiful family property dated 1800 in Austria.

It was too expensive for me to keep.

I have always been dreaming to live for a while in Florence and I decided to buy an apartment in the very heart of the city.

What makes this apartment unique

I think than better than me some comments from the guest book will describe the apartments, and the reasons why my location is very special.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Claudia,



We finally arrived home late last Wednesday evening (actually at 2:00 am Thursday morning Canadian time) following a long day of travel. Our day was even longer when we discovered at Florence airport that we were one hour ahead since, we had no idea that the daylight saving time change had already occurred in Italy on Sunday! Consequently we were one hour ahead of the rest of Florence for our last three days! Daylight savings did not come into effect in Canada until this past weekend.



Once again we want to thank you for all of your help in making our Italian vacation most memorable. Your apartment was very comfortable and so well equipped it almost felt like home! We thoroughly enjoyed meeting you, Arnaldo and your son Marco and also your American friends. Thank you also for the olive oil and the wine. We enjoyed the wine in Florence and will put the olive oil to good use here in Canada.



Take care,



Robert and Sandra
Sep 2010
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Amenities

Florence Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 110 m²
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • One beautiful big, complete bathroom with shower, and one toilet guest without shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • one bedroom has a king size bed another bedroom has a queen size bed The loft has two twins
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • tennis

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(56 traveler reviews)

Pinti 2, wonderful flat,free Wifi,A/C,see also listing 92298,day trip, cooking c
average rating of 5.0 based on 57 reviews
5

Sadie E

  • 5 of 5

Claudia's apartment was perfect for 2 couples traveling from California. The apartment has everything you need to make your stay comfortable. The best thing is location, location, location...few minutes walk from everything including train station. Claudia met us to go over all details, even provided some fruit & stocked refrigerator with few items for us. Highly recommend Claudia's apartments, we will be back.

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Sadie for your lovely review. I hope you will be back soon. Love Claudia
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Australia
5

Fabulous Firenze!

  • 5 of 5

If you want to experience the true charm of Florence then this apartment is for you. Centrally located and within easy walking distance of all the sites, this apartment offers a cosy respite from all the hustle and bustle of the city below it. During our recent European holiday, my family and I stayed for several nights here, and came away feeling truely lucky to have experienced Claudia's warmth and hospitality. Nothing was too much trouble. On arrival we were greeted by our host who explained the facilities and surrounding neighbourhood. We were also impressed to find cold bottled water a fruit basket and a gift of Claudia's award winning olive oil. Restaurant suggestions and reservations were made, including a trip to Sienna and Chianti, which became a day we will never forget. In all honesty I can't recommend this apartment highly enough and would suggest it to anyone wanting to experience the real Firenze.

Claudia grazie di tutto!

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Trudi. It was such a pleasure to meet you and your family and I hope you all will be back soon. We would really love to spend at least a full day together. Tell Dino to plan a new trip! Love Claudia
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5

waiting to return

  • 5 of 5

We loved returning to Florence for a second time Claudia was accommodating and a pleasure to deal with. The apartment is warm and cozy as well being in a part of the city where a 5-15 minute walk gets you to see the charm, history, and brilliance of Florence

Looking forward to our return trip to see Florence again

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Mark for your nice note. I hope you will be back again in the next future. You all have been perfect hosts. love claudia
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San Diego, CA USA
5

Great apartment right in Florence

  • 5 of 5

This apartment was the perfect location for our brief stay in Florence. VERY close to all, yet absolutely quiet and peaceful.

Claudia takes a personal interest in making sure everything is perfect for your stay. She is a great resource for restaurant recommendations as well.

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Ralph for your nice and kind review. I hope you will be back again. All the best Claudia
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Puget Sound Area
5

Terrific experience in the heart of Florence!

  • 5 of 5

We rented this wonderful apartment because we wanted to be within walking distance of the major attractions. The apartment worked very well for two couples and would be great for a family. It was very clean and comfortable. Claudia is wonderful - she had great recommendations for where to eat, the fridge was stocked with some welcoming snacks and goodies when we arrived. We also very much appreciated having the washing machine. One of the best added benefits of this apartment was that there was a local cell phone - taxis don't get hailed in Florence, you have to call for them or walk to a taxi stand - this saved time and feet both. Claudia was very friendly and the only thing will do different when we stay again is take her up on the opportunity to tour her family's farm - we had already packed our time with tours and such but we should have made time for that. One caveat for those traveling from the US - elevators or lifts are extremely rare in all the place we went in Tuscany and this is up several flights of stairs - but every place is and you quickly get used to it.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank Nana for your beautiful review. I hope you all will be back again in the next future, and visit us in the countryside. Love Claudia
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5

Perfect "home" in a beautiful city

  • 5 of 5

I can't say enough great things about this apartment and working with Claudia. She was wonderful to communicate with prior to our arrival and when we arrived, she met us at the apartment. The apartment was very clean and well cared for, and the beds were very comfortable. We loved the personal touch of the fresh fruit and olive oil, and she gave us helpful information to get around Florence.

The apartment was perfect for our family of 5, we could spread out and have some alone time if needed. The balcony was great and the air conditioning was appreciated. The location was perfect for us and made walking to all of the beautiful sites very easy.

I would highly recommend this apartment if you are traveling to Florence! It made a beautiful city even better!!

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Florence
Nearest Barpub
just across the street
Nearest Ferry
100 Kilometres
livorno
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Conte Ugolino golf club
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
S.Maria Novella
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
A 1
Nearest Restaurant
Accadi
Nearest Ski
100 Kilometres
Abetone
Nearest Beach
100 Kilometres
versilia
Car: not necessary

within home cooking class

Daily trip to Siena and Chianti

Walking tour in Florence

Photos

Rates & Availability

Florence Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$233
$1,376
$4,550
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $53 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

final cleaning $106
Refundable damage deposit $370

I always email a rental agreement with detailed information
Special rate for long period.
The damage refundable deposit, the final cleaning are due in euro cash upon arrival
The A/C or the Heating (only if necessary) are also due cash on check out.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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