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'The Terrace to the Cathedral', apartment in the center of Florence with a large terrace

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 645 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Apartment next to the Cathedral with 4 seats, Wi-Fi, air cond. and large terrace

At fifty steps from the Duomo in one of the most prestigious and exclusive areas of the historical center of Florence, the elegant Renaissance palace of the family de 'Biffi completely renovated on the first floor with lift, rent apartment with a large terrace on the courtyard bright and well maintained and ceilings with original wooden beams, bedroom, kitchen and dining area, living room with sofa bed and equipped with air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, television LCD / LED, safe, bathroom with bathtub, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave and all other amenities that will make your comfortable stay in Florence.


Property Manager
Alessandro Fornaciari
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french, italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 21, 2017

Map

Nearest Airport
1 Kilometres
Firenze 12Km - Pisa 80Km
Nearest Barpub
5 Metres
Vari
Nearest Ferry
100 Kilometres
Livorno
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Ugolino
Nearest Train
700 Metres
Santa Maria Novella
Nearest Motorway
15 Kilometres
Firenze nord
Nearest Restaurant
5 Metres
Vari
Nearest Ski
100 Kilometres
Abetone
Nearest Beach
100 Kilometres
Versilia, Forte dei Marmi
Car: not necessary

'The Terrace to the Cathedral' is located in the historical center of Florence in Via de 'Servi that connects the Duomo to Piazza SS Annunziata. The Accademia museum, where you can admire Michelangelo's David, is around the corner and the Uffizi, Palazzo della Signoria and Ponte Vecchio are just a short walk along Via Calzaioli or via Tornabuoni, famous for their beautiful shops and shopping. The Church of Santa Maria Novella and Santa Croce district are in the area as well as the San Lorenzo Market, typical for handmade products, the Central Market and the Market of Sant'Ambrogio for those foods. Many typical restaurants and trendy restaurants are scattered everywhere, as well as famous ice cream shops or pubs with live music. 'The Terrace to the Cathedral', within walking distance from Central Station, offers a strategic location to enjoy Florence without the need of the machine and thus make your holiday unforgettable.

Amenities

Duomo Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 645 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Broadband Access
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Safe
  • Sofa Bed
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bagno 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
  • The bathroom is fully tiled and has a bath can also be used as a shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Camera da letto 1 - 1 queen
    Soggiorno - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • The bedroom is a large room with high ceilings and old beams restored. It is equipped with air conditioning and safe. The cabinet, designed by the Iranian architect Yield Ansari, is very large and can contain all that is necessary. The mattress is covered with an anti-mite mattress for guests with allergies. The view is over the green terrace for exclusive use of the apartment and the bathroom is reached by a dressing that separates the living area from the sleeping area.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
Notes:
This is an apartment well maintained and equipped with every comfort because my habitual residence until a short time ago.

Reviews

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'The Terrace to the Cathedral', apartment in the center of Florence with a large terrace
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5

FANTASTIC apartment near everything!

  • 5 of 5

This spacious apartment had everything we needed, and more! Alessandro was the perfect host- he arranged for us to check in early due to our travel schedule, and went over every detail of the apartment so we were prepared for the week stay. Staying at this apartment makes you feel like you live in Firenze- the Duomo, restaurants, bars, shopping are all mere steps from the front door. The building itself is extremely safe and secure, from the locked front building door to the steel security door on the apartment, and the enclosed patio area. The kitchen is fully stocked with all of the equipment you need to cook any meals during your stay. We were surprised at how much room was in the apartment. There were only two of us, but with the sleeper couch, there would be plenty of room for two more people. If you're looking for the perfect apartment in Firenze, look no further! :)

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Newton Centre, MA
5

Very comfortable and well-located

  • 5 of 5

Has everything we needed, very attractively furnished and equipped

  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
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San Francisco, California
5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful apartment in a great location,. Alessandro is the perfect host and we can't wait to return,

  • Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

The location was the best!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed the property. Our flight was delayed 12 hours so the short time we had with Alessandro, late in the night, wasn't as any of us had hoped for. We did communicate by WhatsApp after that.

The apartment is very clean and very nice. Everything was comfortable except for the couch for sitting. We spent 2 weeks at the apartment so maybe for 1 or 2 nights it wouldn't be an issue.

The amenities were as stated. There was 2 bottles of water, 2 rolls of toilet tissue and 1 pump soap in the bathroom. There was a store just up the street so buying enough of these items for 2 weeks wasn't a problem.

I noticed everything else listed was available except I wasn't sure what the "cooler" was. There isn't a water cooler as I had thought so I'm not sure.

There were plenty of linens other than wash cloths. I did not find any.

The neighborhood and location is premium. Really such a great thing.

You won't be sorry renting this apartment. I would stay here again should I return to Florence.

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Houston, TX
5

La Terrazza al Duomo -- a Florentine gem

  • 5 of 5

La Terrazza al Duomo is in the perfect location to explore Florence. You walk out the door and you are in the heart of the city. The apartment is comfortable and well-furnished. Alessandro is knowledgeable about his city and interested in helping make your stay memorable.

Patricia

Houston, TX

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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5

Fabulous place to stay in Florence!

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is even better than it shows on the website. It is immaculately clean and well stocked with supplies (spices, paper towels, dish soap, etc.). The bed was comfortable and the bath towels were abundant compared to other apartments we have rented.

Our host, Alessandro, was very welcoming and gracious. We will definately choose to stay here again when we return to Florence!

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Stay tax $2.95 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the manager upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 12 years.

Prezzi per due persone -/- Prices for two people
Persona supplementare 10€/giorno -/- Extra person 10 €/day
Riscaldamento e aria condizionata inclusa -/- No extra charge for heater and air conditioning
Cauzione 200€ -/- Deposit 200€ return at check out after checking the apt
I prezzi delle vacanze natalizie possono variare se per brevi periodi-/-Christmas holiday price can be different for short period
Tassa di soggiorno 2,50 euro al giorno per persona, massimo 7 giorni, sopra i 12 anni / tourist tax of 2,50 euro/day over 12 years old maximum 7 days

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

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