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Private Terrace, Wifi, Tripadvisor Excellence

A quiet private terrace is perfect for relaxing.
1 of 39A quiet private terrace is perfect for relaxing.
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Florence, Tuscany
The apartment (awarded with Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence) is located in the historical heartland of Florence. Overlooking a secluded courtyard in the picturesque quarter of San Frediano, the apartment is unusually peaceful for its location. Ponte Vecchio, Palazzo Pitti, Piazza Signoria and Duomo are all within five minutes walking distance.
The apartment is managed exclusively by me (owner).

The apartment is located on the second floor of an ancient Florentine building. The walls of the apartment are extremely thick, as in any traditional Florentine building. This guarantee a noise-free and peaceful environment throughout the day. The apartment has an enchanting open-air private terrace (approximately 30sqm) from which you have a beautiful view of the dome of the “Chiesa del Cestello”.

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Listing #HL194052
About the Owner
Lou S
Languages spoken:English, Italian
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Generally the owner is giving home keys and giving the first information to the guests. Also the owner can be contacted for any problem, but also for advice (eg where to eat or where to go for expenses).
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just across the river from downtown Florence, this apartment has exactly what everyone is looking for in a vacation spot. It only takes a few minutes to walk to Florence's biggest attractions, yet the location itself is in a very residential area. The restaurants and...More

1  Thank Nick G
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Excellent location - within easy walking distance to all of Florence's attractions, yet just far enough away from the madding crowd. The neighbourhood felt totally safe and had EXCELLENT dining alternatives. (We went 3 for 3 on dinners using thefork.) The apartment itself is clean,...More

3  Thank Jcla95
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Reviewed 2 September 2017

Excellent booking arrangements with Lou - easy to follow instructions on how to get to apartment and he kept on emailing us throughout to make sure we were ok. Apartment well equipped - loved the terrace (breakfast on it and wine of an evening).The pull...More

1  Thank Shell642013
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Ask for dogs.
Obviously smoking allowed in the terrace.
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
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Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
  • Final cleaning: AU$65 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: AU$162 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The governing administration of Florence designated San Frediano (the area in which the apartment is located) the perfect location for tourists. For this reason San Frediano was transformed into one of the most beautiful and interesting places of Florence, as the area is home to some of the most important Florentine artisan workshops. Within the area all kinds of amenities are available, ranging from restaurants to artistic and musical events. Culture and entertainment are extremely easy to find!
Getting around
The city center can be easily visited on foot, otherwise major tourist attractions can be reached by public transport.
Several buses have a stop near the apartment.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Amerigo Vespucci: 5.0 km
Railway: Santa Maria Novella: 1.5 km
Amerigo Vespucci is the airport of Florence and is located a few kilometers from our apartment. There are no direct international flights to Florence, however, the airport covers many European routes and some of them are low cost companies.
The airport is about 5 km from our apartment and is well connected by taxis, shuttles and buses.
Taxi fares from the airport to the center of Florence is about 15 to 20 €.
The Shuttle Bus connects the airport to the train station Santa Maria Novella a rate of 3.00 to 4.00 € per person.
At the airport there are several car rental companies where you can rent a car. Florence airport can be reached from the nearby towns of Prato (8 km), Pistoia (24 km), Montecatini (36 km), Lucca (65 km), Siena (68 km), Arezzo (77 km), Pisa (86 km), Carrara...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 75.0 km.
Nearby cities
Tuscany Villas (25,616)
Umbria Villas (3,839)
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