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Quaint Santa Croce Historical Florentine Apartment

2 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights


Basilica of Santa Croce Apartment Rental Photos and Description

55sqm apartment consists of 1 bedroom, a living room, 1 bathroom

The apartment is located beside the Santacroce Chathedral, one of the most important cathedral. It is a 10 minute walk from the Duomo (main cathedral of Florence) and the Ufizzi gallery (which owns some of the most important pieces of art work of the renaissance). To get to the apartment, there are 36 pretty steps to climb, but it is well worth the journey. Completely renovated in early 2010, the 55sqm apartment consists of 1 bedroom, a living room 1 bathroom and a tiny terrace with a breathtaking view of the surrounding historical centre. The apartment reflects its exterior surroundings as it has been carefully decorated in a typically Florentine fashion. Once you enter the apartment on that has two windows on the Via San Giuseppe and has a splendid view of the basilica and of the bell tower of Santa Croce. The room with a queen-sized bed is very comfortable and entirely furnished with antiques.

The kitchen is perfectly equipped and completely renovated.

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Rosalba Gioffré
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, italian
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Calendar last updated:
October 17, 2016
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2 traveler reviews

Quaint Santa Croce Historical Florentine Apartment
average rating of 4.0 based on 2 reviews

A wonderful apartment in central Florence

  • 4 of 5

The space was lovely with a fully equipped kitchen and a spacious bedroom. We enjoyed our stay and the vase of roses left by Rosalba to welcome us.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location, location, location

  • 4 of 5

We were met right on time, after a short taxi ride from the train station. Everything was as expected and very comfortable. We did have to walk up a few flights of stairs, but that was not an issue. Around 2am there would be a bit of noise from partiers walking by, but it only lasted a minute or two. Otherwise we didn't hear any noise from outside. The train station and all other of the other sights we wanted to see were within a 25 minutes walk, we had a wide choice of restaurants and a market nearby, so the location was perfect.

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Santa Maria Novella

The district of Santa Croce has managed to maintained its identity, with its shops craftsmen and the its local characteristics. Behind Via San Giuseppe is found the flea Market, picturesque department store of the small antique businesses, beside the apartment is also the world renowned 3 star Michelin restaurant Enoteca Pinchiorri. The magnificent Basilica di Santa Croce is the burial place of some of the most illustrious Italians, such as Michelangelo, Galileo, Machiavelli, Foscolo, Gentile, Rossini, and Marconi, thus it is known also as the Temple of the Italian Glories (Tempio dell'Itale Glorie).is found near one of the most attended markets, S. Ambrogio (well-known for the fruit and the vegetables, sold directly from the farmers) and next to the market of San Lorenzo, in a rich zone of local and refreshing attended by the Florentines.


Rates & Availability

Basilica of Santa Croce Apartment Rental Rates

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Dec 20 2016 - Jan 10 2017
7 night minimum stay
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3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Final cleaning $54

Special offer as a welcome present 10% discount on the rates.
The final cleaning charge is 50 euro to be added to the rates.
The monthly rates include cleaning 2 times.
No refund
20% deposit is required on booking and total balance is required on arrival.
The rates are inclusive of all utilities (electricity, heating, local calls).
Please do not consider a booking made until the deposit is paid

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Basilica of Santa Croce Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 55 m²
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Available
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • The main bedroom is large and comfortable with a queen bed and a wide wardrobe. The second 'bedroom' is actually the living room, with an ample sofa bed that can sleep two more.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • tennis
monthly rates include cleaning two times

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