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Great and panoramic flat situated in the very heart of Florence.

Sleeps11
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

Apartment is up to 8 people 4 bedrooms, Air conditioning, TV sat, internet

House Arnolfo is located right in the heart of Florence, you see" Piazza della Signoria" from the windows. The Uffizi Gallery is 50 meters away and within a few minutes walkink you get to the Ponte Vecchio, the Duomo and all the most important monuments of the town.

The apartment is on the third floor of an old building,it has an elevator and all the amenities including a professional air conditioning system.

Arnolfhouse was completely restored in 2007 and has all the accessories, satellite TV, wireless Internet access throughout the apartment. The house consists of 4 rooms with 8 comfortable beds, two bathrooms and a large living room.

It is located right in the heart of the historic city and is surrounded by buildings and monuments. Living here is like going back to the times of the Renaissance. Nearby are major shopping areas with shops of jewelers and all the major Italian designers. Excellent restaurants with typical Tuscan cuisine are within walking distance.

More Details

Owner
Giovanni Fabbri
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 18, 2017

About Giovanni Fabbri

I am a high school teacher, I have three children one is graduate in Law, others still universities student. I am married to Chiara, also she is teacher

Giovanni Fabbri purchased this apartment in 2007

Why Giovanni Fabbri chose Florence

I bought this house in 2007 to go and live there when I'll stop working in a few years in the meantime I rent it. I am very happy to do it because I have the opportunity to contact people from all over the world. And I like to think that they also prove the same emotion that I felt when I looked out from the windows seeing "Della SignnorIa square"

What makes this apartment unique

Here you live Florence in his heart. You are 50 meters from the 'deli Uffizi gallery' museum, 100 from the cathedral and a few minutes walk from the major monuments and museums. The area is one of the oldest and most famous jewelry shops. There are still goldsmiths, one right next door to the apartment

Amenities

Piazza della Signoria Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 4
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 130 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 11
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Holiday Resort
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , 1 child bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
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Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(46 traveler reviews)

Great and panoramic flat situated in the very heart of Florence.
average rating of 4.847826 based on 48 reviews
Rambouillet
4

Convenient flat in a terrific location

  • 4 of 5

Arnolfhouse is a very good place to stay in Florence. The location just could not be better: it is on a corner of the Piazza Signoria, where the Uffizi Gallery is located, and around the corner from the Ponte Vecchio. Everything you want to see in Florence is within a 2-5 mn walk! The bedrooms are spacious and well furnished; the beds are very comfortable and there is a lot of closet space, duvets and towels. There were 7 adults in our group and there was plenty of room. The flat is clean and well stocked with cooking utensils, plates, mugs, glasses… the owner provided some of the necessities (dish washing liquid, toilet paper, coffee…) so that we did not have to rush right out to buy things. There are several markets nearby for food shopping. The kitchen and bathrooms are simple- they could use some renovation- but adequate. The owner (and his assistant) were most helpful: he negotiated a good rate at the nearby garage for our car, suggested an excellent take-out restaurant just downstairs, came over on the weekend to raise the heat as it was a bit cold (being January) and he was gracious and flexible about our departure time. We had a relaxed, pleasant stay and would love to come back.

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Lilian has been a pleasure to host you and to have had the opportunity to meet you. I really hope to have you back as a guest Gianni
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Charleston, SC
5

Perfect apartment for 4 friends!!

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is in the perfect location in the Piazza Della Signoria.... close to everything! I had been to Florence before, and knew I wanted to stay in this location. Gianni was always available and even made arrangements to have the manager meet us early when we were able to get an earlier train from Milan. The beds are very comfortable and the whole apartment is just a charming Italian flat in a perfect location! I would definitely stay here again!! Lovely memories!!

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Kimberly I' m very happy that you have a good stay in my apartment. I hope I' see you again Gianni
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5

Brilliant Florence stay

  • 5 of 5

We arrived and were met promptly by the wonderful Neil even after a late change in plans. The apartment exceeded expectations - beautifully furnished, comfortable beds, great spacious areas, amazing kitchen facilities, a place we would love to have been able to spend longer than our planned two days. The position is exceptional - no more than a 15 minute walk to any of the beautiful sites of Florence, and looking out our window we looked straight onto Piazza Vecchio - and the beautiful square. Coffe, shopping and history our door!

  • Submitted: Dec 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great stay at ArnolfHouse

  • 5 of 5

This was my first experience using a home away or airbnb, so needless to say I was a little nervous about what I was getting myself into. Gianni put my mind at ease with great customer service throughout the entire process, and when I arrived and saw the accommodations I was able to breathe a sigh of relief. The location was centrally located to many major sites, and we were able to walk to almost everything. We stayed in Florence during a less busy time, so we didn't have much trouble with noise from the street, but I could see how that could be a problem during the summer.

As far as the accommodations, two of the four bedrooms were extremely large, and the other two were more of a typical small European room with two single beds in each room. One of the two bathrooms was a little strange because the shower wasn't separated from the toilet or the sink. But I figured that was just one of the quirks of staying in an old European apartment.

All in all, our stay was great, and I would recommend this place to anyone looking to be right in the thick of everything in Florence.

  • Submitted: Nov 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: in "Della Signoria" square there are always many people in winter time too . In the apartment you do not hear any noise because it has very strong anti-noise windows. No one complains about noise iven in the summer
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California
4

Great stay for a large group

  • 4 of 5

Perfect spot in Florence right by the Uffizi Museum. 4 bedrooms with two baths but be aware second bath has toilet in the shower. All in one! Felt weird to use so we only used as a half bath. Living room area was super spacious and a great gathering place with a large kitchen table. Air conditioning was great and an absolute must in warm Florence. Place could use some more updating. Kitchen very old Newer windows in bedrooms was nice and kept out the street noise. Beds were very comfortable especially compared to other rentals we were in while visiting Italy. Plenty of extra towels and washing machine and clothes rack were a bonus. Overall a great experience.

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: the smallest shower is of the type to the floor. Pull the curtain and it works fine
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5

Wonderful Florence apartment

  • 5 of 5

Our 3-generation family group of 8 people recently spent 4 nights in this apartment. It is a spacious well-appointed apartment, larger and more beautiful than the photos indicate. It suited us perfectly. Everyone felt there was lots of space and plenty of privacy. It was stinking hot in Florence throughout our stay so we were very grateful for the apartment's very effective AC. The location is fantastic, right be the Piazza Della Signoria and a very short walk to the Ponte Vecchio, Uffizi, the Duomo and other spots. The location also makes it easy to stop in for a rest or a forgotten item during the day.

We would offer just two suggestions. It would be helpful to add towel racks/bars in the bathrooms or bedrooms to make it easier to dry wet towels. Right now it is hard to find a sensible place for that purpose. And it might be time to replace the upholstered chairs in the living room, which are not very comfortable, and maybe add a third one.

All in all, a fantastic apartment! We were so happy to come back to it at the end of each day.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Piazza della Signoria Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
mirate 2
Mar 28 2017 - Mar 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$259
$1,297
$2,809
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest
 
staff
May 11 2017 - May 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
$259
$1,189
$3,241
 
 
gennaio
Jan 5 2018 - Jan 9 2018
4 night minimum stay
$238
$1,621
$5,402
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$259
$1,696
$5,532
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

biancheria $65
final cleaning $76
Stay tax €2 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 12 years.

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Nearest Airport
6 Kilometres
Vespucci Firenze
Nearest Barpub
20 Metres
Revoire
Nearest Ferry
110 Kilometres
Livorno
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Ugolino
Nearest Train
400 Metres
Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
Firenze Nord
Nearest Restaurant
70 Metres
Antico Fattore
Nearest Ski
70 Kilometres
Abetone
Nearest Beach
110 Kilometres
Viareggio, Forte dei marmi, 5 terre
Car: not necessary

Delightfully situated in the very heart of Florence, you can see Piazza della Signoria from the windows. The Duomo is 2 minutes walk as well as the Ponte Vecchio and the other most important monuments.

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