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5 min walk to Old Bridge, Uffizi with suggestive view

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 70 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Charming appartament on Florence's roofs, wonderful view to Santo Spirito

Nestled into the turret of an old historical building in the district of Santo Spirito, the apartment is located just inside the historic center of Florence.

The apartment was recently renovated and offers its guests the convenience of an enviable location in the heart of Florence and all it has to offer.

The terracotta tiled floor, exposed beams and the typical built-in kitchen are the frame of the beautiful panorama that the apartment offers.

Overlooking the rooftops and directly in front of BRUNELLESCHI'S DOME OF THE CHURCH OF SANTO SPIRITO, ths apartment will give you the privilege of enjoying the magic of this unique city during all hours of the day.

Below the house in the morning you will find a market that offers fresh fruit and vegetables sold directly by their producers, bread baked according to the Tuscan tradition, and a plethora of local meats. In addition the apartment is in walking distance of many bars and clubs .

Just around the corner you will find yourself in front of the majesty of the Palazzo Pitti and the Boboli Gardens, and within 5 minutes you'll be at the Ponte Vecchio, the Ufffizi Gallery, Piazza della Signoria and Piazza del Duomo.

In short, just out the front door you will find yourself right in the heart of the most beautiful city in the world.

The apartment:

The apartment is tastefully furnished in Tuscan style, it offers:

- A living room with corner sofa and a comfortable sofa-bed for two.

A Smart TV with internet connection and free wifi throughout the apartment

-The typical built-in kitchen is equipped with all necessary accessories: microwave, toaster, kettle,coffee machine , dishwasher, pots and pans.

You will also find some tea, coffee, salt, sugar and olive oil

-A master bedroom that faces directly on Brunelleschi's Dome of the Church of Santo Spirito

-A beautiful bathroom with a large walk-in shower with seat.

On the top floor with elevator, it is still a flight of stairs from having to do to access.

The district

Historic district of Santo Spirito

Santo Spirito district, located southwest of the historic center of Florence, has the beautiful Piazza Santo Spirito and its beautiful church .

Founded as a space for the preaching of the Augustinian friars, Piazza Santo Spirito has been frequently used for parties and events of various kinds and is the only place where the Oltrarno market is held every morning, and a special Sunday market for natural products and vintage items .

Even today in Piazza Santo Spirito, especially during spring and summer, there are concerts and shows. In these times of the year the atmosphere is unique thanks to the many restaurants and nightclubs that make it one of the most vibrant squares of Florence.

Looking at the Basilica of the Holy Spirit has a simple façade of yellow ocher; seeing it from the outside it is hard to believe that this place of worship is one of the most beautiful Renaissance churches of Tuscany .

It was built by Filippo Brunelleschi only two years before his death, and the artist wanted to create a new architectural style. Unfortunately only a few buildings of this style were made by his successors

More Details

Owner
Sara B
Member since: 2014
Speaks english, french, italian, swedish
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
24 April, 2018

About Sara B

I'm Florentine, and very proud of my city!

I love to host people and I love to hear them promise to come back soon.

I have a big family with three children.

I used to be a kindergarten teacher prior to the birth of my daughter

I love travelling, meeting new people and discovering new countries

Sara B purchased this apartment in 2014

What makes this apartment unique

The owner will be glad to assist you in making your stay a memorable one.

If you prefer to organize your itinerary before your arrive don't hesitate to ask to do it at the same time of your reservation.

From the paths in the city center or nearby towns, visits in Chianti itineraries designed for families with children, etc. ..

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Oltrarno, Italy

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 70 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Orario di check in tra le 12.00 e le 15.00 in caso di necessità differente avvisare la proprietaria con anticipo
Location Type:
  • City Centre
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Holiday Resort
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - toilet , shower enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • - 1 double bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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5 min walk to Old Bridge, Uffizi with suggestive view
average rating of 4.793103 based on 58 reviews
Dyer, Indiana
5

Absolutely perfect place with unprecedented ambiance.

  • 5 of 5

The property was just perfect. Every convenience you would want. The bathroom was exceptionally lovely with a huge shower which is very unusual in Europe. Washing machine, freezer for my martini ice cubes. The location and surrounding restaurants was superb, absolutely superb. The apartment is uniquely Florence. The bedroom window looks out on the church of Santo Spirito a big player in art history. The two nearest bakeries are beyond comparison in the USA bar none!

  • Review Submitted: 18/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks
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4

Charming Place

  • 4 of 5

I visited Florence with my Mother and My son, we had a Great time. the apartment was in a perfect location. Sara was there waiting for us. she was very helpful and always available for anything we needed.

Definitely recommend this place

  • Review Submitted: 11/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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fantastic

  • 4 of 5

Very clean, good location, walking distance to everything. Comfortable bed.

  • Review Submitted: 23/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Couldn't have picked a better place to stay in Firenze!

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was cute, cozy, and in a great location. Sara was very friendly and helpful. We would definitely stay at her place again! Thank you :)

  • Review Submitted: 20/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect little apartment for a quick holiday break!

  • 5 of 5

Great location, minutes walk from everything. Sara B was lovely & helpful. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 20/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Quiet, airy apartment in a wonderful neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was spacious and had rustic charm, a modern bathroom, and a well-appointed kitchen. The location is a short walk to the center of town, but away from the tourist scene. We especially enjoyed the restaurants on the adjoining square. Sara was a gracious and responsive hostess. Highly recommend!

  • Review Submitted: 19/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
3 Kilometres
Firenze Peretola;
Nearest Barpub
Numerosi sotto casa
Nearest Ferry
80 Kilometres
Livorno
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Golf Club Ugolino
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Nearest Motorway
6 Kilometres
A1 uscita Firenze Impruneta
Nearest Restaurant
Numerosi sotto casa
Nearest Beach
80 Kilometres
Versilia
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday apartment in Oltrarno, Italy

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Nightly Rate
23 Apr 2018 - 25 Apr 2018
1 night minimum stay
AU$136
 
 
Nightly Rate
30 Apr 2018 - 2 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$152
 
 
Nightly Rate
3 May 2018 - 3 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$193
 
 
Nightly Rate
4 May 2018 - 5 May 2018
1 night minimum stay
AU$136
 
 
Nightly Rate
6 May 2018 - 7 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$193
 
 
Nightly Rate
8 May 2018 - 9 May 2018
1 night minimum stay
AU$136
 
 
Nightly Rate
10 May 2018 - 4 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$193
 
 
Nightly Rate
5 Jun 2018 - 6 Jun 2018
1 night minimum stay
AU$193
 
 
Nightly Rate
7 Jun 2018 - 7 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$193
 
 
Nightly Rate
8 Jun 2018 - 9 Jun 2018
1 night minimum stay
AU$193
 
 
Nightly Rate
10 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$193
 
 
Nightly Rate
1 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$152
 
 
Nightly Rate
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$193
 
 
Nightly Rate
30 Dec 2018 - 2 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
AU$177
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
AU$177
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee AU$8.03
Cleaning Fee/ Pulizie AU$72.24
Stay tax AU$4.82 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 12 years.

Nel rispetto di tutti gli ospiti nell'appartamento è severamente Vietato Fumare
Il check in e stabilito dalle 12.00 alle 15.00.
Per poter garantire sempre la mia disponbilità ad accogliere l'ospite nell'orario che più preferisce nel caso ci fossero variazioni all orario standard del check in chiedo gentilmente di concordare con me il l'orario di arrivo almeno con cinque giorni di anticipo.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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