|Minimum Stay||2 - 3 nights|
Apartment on the second floor without elevator with 26 steps.
"Lorenzo" apartment has two bedrooms, single or double, both on the inside of the building so very quiet, one bedroom has a small terrace from which you see a glimpse of the roofs of Florence.
Carefully furnished the living room has a well-equipped kitchenette, sofa bed with two single beds, bathroom with shower and washing machine.
In this area there are many schools of Italian language and cooking classes so it could be used as an opportunity, or follow a guided visit inside the Central Market and then take a cooking class in the apartment.
It provides bed linen and towels. At guests' disposal air conditioning, heating, Wi-Fi, TV.
Small pets are well accepted upon request.
The apartments "Lorenzo" and "Caterina" are at the second floor, of a small building without elevator, there are 26 steps to get there.
"Lorenzo" apartment has two bedrooms, big bathroom, living with kitchen, and small balcony.
"Caterina" apartment has one bedroom, bathroom, living with kitchen and sofa bed.
The apartments are in Piazza del Mercato Centrale, the door is in front of Central Market (Mercato Centrale), San Lorenzo quartier.
Included in the price air conditioning, heating, WiFi, TV SAT.
Check in time from 3 pm to 7 pm (check in late 30 euro more)
Check out time before 10 am
We stayed in the Lorenzo for 8 nights in late October 2016. The apartment is in an excellent location. A few minutes walk to the train station made it easy to take day-trips to Siena and other locations. The market across the street was an excellent source of groceries for our simple breakfasts, and was fun to explore. All the highlights of Florence were within 15 minutes walk. Two bedrooms worked just right for the 3 of us. The kitchenette was small but very adequately supplied. Olive oil, salt and pepper were provided, also laundry detergent and dish-washing soap. It was nice to have a washing machine. There was no dryer, but a folding drying rack worked fine. The owner Gabriele was very responsive to questions and we really had no problems at all. The tiny balcony was not really useful and the only area for sitting was at the table. Still, we were very happy with the Lorenzo, it was very clean, with good linens, and it served our needs very well. The price was very reasonable. I would definitely consider staying there again. One note: to reach the apartment you climb up 37 stairs, not the 26 stated in the property description. Some of the photos in the listing description were not from the Lorenzo but from other apartments. Its character is very rustic, and that is one of the things we liked about it. Gabriele provided a folder with information about the apartment, lists of nearby restaurants (there are many), and maps of the city center. We had dinner twice at the Vecchio Mercato, just a few doors down the street and found it to be very good! All in all, Gabriele was very helpful and the Lorenzo was a good place to stay.
We loved this apartment. It was so nice to feel the history of the building. It was very clean and well set up for all our needs. We had all the cooking supplies and dishes to prepare breakfast every morning and could have prepared more meals if we would have liked. The bedrooms were very nice and the bathroom was great. The shower was large and the water pressure was very good, which is not always the case in Italy.
When you walked out the front door of the building you were literally directly across the street from the front door of the Central Market. The market was so awesome. We purchased cured meats and cheeses, fruit, bread and wine. Upstairs was a number of restaurants. Beyond that, Florence is such a great city with so much history and so many incredible sites to see, which the apartment is close to. On weekends there is a huge market nearby that is lots of fun.
We would highly recommend this apartment. Also, the owner, Gabriele, was very nice and helpful. Thanks, Gabriele.
This property is an amazing location. There are shops and restaurants on this block but directly across the street is a huge market. It allows you to shop for produce, meats and cheeses on the ground floor. On the top floor they have Lots of cooked food options. So we really enjoyed the location of the hotel. The price is also great. Shower was hot. washing machine and a line to dry your clothes. Downside to this apartment is the beds. You could trace the coils of all three beds with your finger. It made A very uncomfortable nights sleep.
Schöne, gut und umfangreich ausgestattete Wohnung. Sehr zentral gelegen, alle Sehenswürdigkeiten in unmittelbarer Nähe. Für Selbstversorger ist die Markthalle gegenüber ein Eldorado. Der Vermieter ist sehr freundlich, hilfsbereit. Sehr empfehlenswert.
Excelente estadía en Florencia
Perfect location. Everything in walking distance...the appartment hi tech. Air cond., top security. The owner very nice...can answer all questions. We loved it! ...kids and all. Grazie, Gabriele. Ciao