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House with character Palazzo Galli Tassi

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
0
Minimum Stay
3 nights

About the property

In the heart of Florence, near Santa Croce Square, the Cathedral Square with Giotto Belltower, and the Signoria Square with Palazzo Vecchio City Hall, in a historical palace, we offer a well-lighted, quiet flat with gallery (68 square meters in the whole) newly restored and carefully furnished, with one large wind(218 x 172 cm)overlooking one of the most ancient streets of Florence.

The flat has modern individual heating and air conditioning. It has one double and one single bed, and one double divan bed. On request an extra bed for baby can be added.

The bathroom has shower, basin, bidet, hair-dryer, and products for personal hygiene are provided. Bed and bathroom linen are furnished and will be changed every week in the case of longer stays.

The kitchen space is equipped with all that is necessary for cooking: dishes, kitchen ware, refrigerator, oven, microwaves ooven, kettle.

TV set, DVD reader, radio and CD reader with USB door, and a small multimedia library for children and grow-ups, are all available in the flat. Internet wifi free. Moreover we offer city guides and a brochure on restaurants and typical spots we advice our guests to visit in order to fully enjoy their Florence experience.

Small animals are welcome.

All best-known monuments and museums are within walking distance.

More Details

Owner
Antonia
Member since: 2008
Speaks english, french, spanish, italian
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 January, 2017

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(77 traveller reviews)

House with character Palazzo Galli Tassi
average rating of 4.922078 based on 77 reviews
5

FANTASTIC

  • 5 of 5

Our stay in Florence was fantastic. The apartment is 3 minutes away from the Duomo, clean, big and perfect for small groups.

Antonia was the perfect host! She's really kind and she was always available. Thank you so much for the library and Il Santino, the best advices ever! We highly recommend this apartment.

Thank you for everything Antonia!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Grazie RAGAZZI, siete stati splendidi. Happy new year Antonia :-)
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4

Spacious loft apartment and generous host

  • 4 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Florence and received a warm welcome when we arrived, with lots of local tips and dinner suggestions. The space was beautiful and was in a relatively central location. Access to a washing machine was much appreciated! Slight downsides however included poor ventilation in the sleeping area (it was very stuffy at night) and a large amount of street noise each morning between 4-6am, making it difficult to get a good night sleep.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Israel
5

Great place!

  • 5 of 5

This is an excellent choice for a stay in Florence! The apartment's location is right in the center of the old town and we walked everywhere. It is in an unique building that is more beautiful than reflected in the photos and puts y right in the atmosphere of Florence. It a spacious appartement for five. Very clean and nicely decorated. Antonia waited for us and was very helpful with lots of tourist information. She even prepared a map in Hebrew for us. We would highly recommend this place for anyone visiting Floreence and we hope to return. Thank you Antonia.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 20, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: See you soon :-)
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Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
5

Great apartment

  • 5 of 5

Antonia’s loft apartment is beautiful. The apartment was clean. The kitchen had adequate utensils and dishes. There was always hot water and the shower stall was small, but adequate. Bring your own face cloth if you use one. The bed and pillows were comfortable.

The location is amazing. You are a couple of blocks from the Bargello museum and then another minute to Palazzo Signoria, the Uffizi and Palazzo Vecchio. You walk by the Duomo on the way from the train station (a 15 minute walk). So you really are in the centre of everything. There is a Conad, about 5 minutes away. Again as far is the Mercato San Ambrogio, a great place for fresh produce.

The only challenge for this apartment is the 84 steps up to the apartment, half of which are on the very grand staircase you see in the pictures.

Antonia was responsive to my emails, and was very helpful upon our arrival and during our stay. She lives next door.

I highly recommend staying at Antonia’s apartment!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review, all true, even the stairs. Dimora Galli Tassi is situated in a building bound by the Ministry of artistic and architectural heritage and you can only do work to keep the ancient beauty. We try to do our best, offering a unique place. It 'true that there are 84 steps, but the sumptuousness of the staircase, huge mirrors and statues, may allow time travel. Our task is to preserve the best of the jewels that history has given us. Thank you for coming to share with us this gem. Come back soon. Ciao Antonia
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West palm Beach, FL
5

Great place in a great location!

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderful place in a great location in the historic part of town. There are so many places to see and visit within a few blocks. Antonia makes you feel right at home and is a very gracious hostess with lots of helpful information and tips for a visit to Florence. The place has everything you need for a pleasant stay. The only thing which you need to consider in staying here is the number of steps to the place, but that is part of historic Florence. Otherwise I do not think you can find a nicer place to stay in Florence.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 19, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Come back soon, greetings from Florence Antonia
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San Carlos, CA
5

Would recommend to anyone!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I just came back from Europe and we absolutely loved this apartment. It's very well located, right next to everything but not on a busy street. The ceiling is high and window is huge, it lt lets a lot of light in and is very picturesque. Kitchen is well equipped for cooking - we had made a few breakfasts there. There are lots of shops and restaurants nearby. Antonia is an amazing host. She waited for us until 1am because a flight was delayed and was very helpful in recommending good places to eat and see. I could go on and on but it makes me sad that i am not there now. :)

  • Review Submitted: Sep 14, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
4 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
10 Metres
Nearest Train
600 Metres
Nearest Motorway
4 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
10 Metres
Car: not necessary

The flat is 15 minutes on foot from the main train station (Santa Maria Novella) where trains from and to Pisa Airports arrive and leave. Nearby is also located the terminal of shuttle to and from Florence Airport. Several buses, either traditional or electric minibuses, starting from Santa Maria Novella Station will land you very close to the flat.

FARES:

Train from/to Pisa Airport (one hour):€5,60

Bus from/to Pisa Airport( Terra Vision every 30 minutes): €10,00/round-trip ticket €16,00

Shuttle from/to Florence Airport (from 20 to 40 minutes depending on the traffic): €4,50

City Public Transport: €1,20/70 minutes

BY CAR:

We are located in the ZTL (Limited Traffic Area) where private cars are not allowed from 7.00 a.m. to 8,00 p.m. on week days (Sundays are free). Private garages in front of appartament within the ZTL offer parking facilities, and special permission, the price is €25/30 every day.

The parking “Parcheggio Piazza Beccaria” is just 250 meters from the flat (fares: hour 1,5 ), Parcheggio Piazza Alberti”, Juts 500 meters from the flat ( daily rate €20, weekly rate €70). Farther and cheaper is Parcheggio Scambiatore Viale Europa (fare: 1,5 € 12 hours), close to the exit Firenze Sud of the Milan-Bologna-Florence-Rome Motorway called Autostrada del Sole. From there you reach the center of town and our flat with a 3,5 Kms ride on bus number 23.

It’s hard to choose among the many cultural or leisure activities available in Florence, and the numberless charming places you’ll be able to discover staying in our flat right in the middle of this city, that is a work of art in itself, included in the UNESCO World Heritage. You’ll be not just among monuments, churches, palaces, but also cinemas and theaters, discos, pubs, and - last but not least - close to several very good Tuscan traditional, ethnic or haute cuisine restaurants.

Allow us just to suggest a visit to the nearby Biblioteca delle Oblate (Via dell’Oriuolo 26, from Monday to Friday 8.30 – 18.30, Saturday 8.30 – 13.30, tel. + 39 055261652) the largest City Public Library recently opened in a former convent of wonderful architectural structure, from which you will also able to enjoy one of the finest views over the city. It has Internet Points, Reading Rooms, a section for International Press, and Children Spaces.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday apartment in Duomo, Italy

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Bassa Stagione 2
8 Jan 2017 - 19 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$102
A$681
A$2,866
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$21 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
A$121
A$780
A$3,193
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$28 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee A$14
Pulizie A$28

La tariffa di € 70/notte è per una o due persone. La tariffa varia in funzione del numero di persone; tariffe scontate in relazione alla durata, e a seconda dei periodo dell'anno: più alte a natale, capodanno, pasqua ed in festività particolari. Vengono richieste € 50 come anticipo al momento della prenotazione. Le chiavi vengono consegnate dal proprietario che vi accoglierà al vostro arrivo.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

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

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 68 m²
Location Type:
  • Town
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fan
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • American Kitchen
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double bed , 1 sofa bed/futon
    - 1 sofa bed/futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • long term rentals available
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • disco club
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services