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Al Parco - Living in Great Comfort, Style in Central Bologna

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The Terrace. Overlooking the park, large, great for sunbathing & dining alfresco

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Last updated: 07/19/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Al Parco – or how to be at the top in Bologna, the Italian capital of fashion, gourmet food and leisure. This beautiful, roomy, bright apartment is part of a brand new (February 2008) residential building situated in a spacious, well-served area facing a green and shady park, a small museum right on its side and plenty of little traditional stores in the vicinity.

With the city center, the railroad station and the Fiera District at walking distance, a newly-built shopping mall with an indoor swimming pool, a gym, bars, restaurants, stores and shops of all kind just around the corner, Al Parco qualifies as one of the most convenient rentals in Bologna. From here you can easily reach any spot in town: the bus stop is right by about 40 mts. and private parking is provided in the yard, which is completely fenced and 100% safe for the kids.

The apartment is a first floor (elevator) and overlooks the park with a very large (30 sq.mts.) terrace which makes a great spot for your al-fresco dining (garden furniture is provided). Very spacious (about 110 sq.mts.), safe (safety door, gates) and comfortable with high-quality fittings, Al Parco can accommodate up to 7-8 guests with two full bedrooms (one with two single beds, the other with three – all can be put together to form doubles), a sitting room with a double sofabed (a put-up bed can be added, if needed), two large bathrooms (one with a tub and a shower, the other with a shower), a large kitchen and a hallway.

All rooms give on the terrace and feature the beautiful view of the park. The kitchen is fully equipped with all possible cooking utensils. Linen, silverware, dishes etc. are provided.

Al Parco has been furnished at the top of love and zest with mostly antique, craft furniture and furnishing. Particular attention has been paid to the details, among which the many paintings, etchings and various pictures stand out for their beauty and taste.

Major appliances include a cooking range/oven, a microwave oven, a fridge/freezer, a dishwasher, an iron, a washing-machine, a hair dryer, a TV-DVD set and more. ADSL internet connection is available and included in the price. The apartment is air-conditioned.

With its very reasonable rates, we believe you can hardly find a better rental than Al Parco for your stay in Bologna. Inquire now! We look forward to having you over.


Keywords: Bologna, apartment, fair, central, quiet, clean, furnished, rental, vacation, fairground, fiera, district, terrace, park, swimming, pool, Italy, train, railroad, station, house

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Apartment

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 7-8

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Other (See Description)

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  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1) Child bed, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Real bed quality - firm frames, mattresses...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Large terrace with outdoor furniture; Park (in front): Private, safe parking (yard, fenced and gated - free)....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Heat pump system (warm in the Winter - Cool in the Summer)...moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    ADSL broadband connection - WiFi and cable 24 hours/day. No extra charge....moreless

  • Elevator
  • Linens Provided:

    Only quality fabrics...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Private, safe (fenced, gated yard) - no extra charge...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Income or local calls only - no extra charge...moreless

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils:

    All tools and spices provided. Brand new appliances....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Large, with seating for 8...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large (30 square meters) terrace...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    The pool is part of the fitness center across the street...moreless

  • Sauna:

    The sauna is part of the fitness center across the street...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High
Apr 4 - Sep 26, 2015
3 night min stay
€110
€750

Discounts: 7 nights or more: €107 Nightly


Rates are based on 2 guests; add €20 per night, per additional guest

Trade Fair
Sep 27 - Oct 2, 2015
6 night min stay
€175

Rates are based on 2 guests; add €22 per night, per additional guest

High
Oct 3 - Oct 31, 2015
3 night min stay
€110
€750

Discounts: 7 nights or more: €107 Nightly


Rates are based on 2 guests; add €20 per night, per additional guest

Middle-Low
Nov 1 - Dec 23, 2015
3 night min stay
€90
€600

Discounts: 7 nights or more: €86 Nightly


Rates are based on 2 guests; add €20 per night, per additional guest

Christmas / New Year
Dec 24 - Jan 4, 2016
3 night min stay
€130
€850

Discounts: 7 nights or more: €121 Nightly


Rates are based on 2 guests; add €20 per night, per additional guest

Low
Jan 5 - Feb 29, 2016
3 night min stay
€85
€550

Discounts: 7 nights or more: €79 Nightly


Rates are based on 2 guests; add €20 per night, per additional guest

Middle
Mar 1 - Mar 15, 2016
3 night min stay
€100
€650

Discounts: 7 nights or more: €93 Nightly


Rates are based on 2 guests; add €20 per night, per additional guest

Trade Fair
Mar 16 - Mar 21, 2016
6 night min stay

€1,050

Discounts: 6 nights or more: €150 Nightly


Rates are based on 2 guests; add €22 per night, per additional guest

Medium-High
Mar 22 - Mar 28, 2016
3 night min stay
€100
€650

Discounts: 7 nights or more: €93 Nightly


Rates are based on 2 guests; add €20 per night, per additional guest

Trade Fair
Mar 29 - Apr 2, 2016
4 night min stay
€175

Rates are based on 2 guests; add €22 per night, per additional guest

High
Apr 3 - Sep 26, 2016
3 night min stay
€115
€750

Discounts: 7 nights or more: €107 Nightly


Rates are based on 2 guests; add €20 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
€90

Rates are based on 2 guests; add €20 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning per stay €50
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

If additional guest is a child under 12- 50% of adult rate, infants- no charge.

Long-stay rates available - please enquire.

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


Cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 07/19/2015
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Location

Gym with fitness center, shared pool and sauna (across the street); Mall and great restaurant/pizzeria (across the street).

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: We are a married couple - a teacher of English and a physicist - with two daughters and living in the immediate outskirts of Bologna. We like meeting new people and keep in touch, that's why we began renting out our property.

Why the Owner Chose Bologna:
We found this a perfect location - the center is an easy walking distance and so are the station and the fairground. Right in front the mall with the fitness facility and the pool (plus a good pizzeria!) makes this corner of town a really enjoyable one. Plus, of course, the park, a great bonus in the Spring, Summer and Fall both if one has children or not. Finally, the place is colorful and safe, lively yet quiet, especially at night.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Comfort is number one - nice, good quality furniture (some antiques), large spaces, a great terrace. Convenience of the location follows - we are at a stone's throw from everything, you can walk or take the bus, all is there in a few minutes. No fixed changeover day, schedule your stay for any period you want. Last but not least - functionality. Everything in the house is brand new and thoroughly checked before each rental.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, german, italian

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • The Terrace. Overlooking the park, large, great for sunbathing & dining alfresco

    The Terrace. Overlooking the park, large, great for sunbathing & dining alfresco

  • Living room. Ample, very comfortable, choice furniture and decoration.

    Living room. Ample, very comfortable, choice furniture and decoration.

  • Roomy, comfy and stylish-great attention has been given to detail.

    Roomy, comfy and stylish-great attention has been given to detail.

  • Bedroom 1. Large, bright and quiet - great comfort.

    Bedroom 1. Large, bright and quiet - great comfort.

  • Bedroom 2. Elegant furniture, great comfort and attention to detail.

    Bedroom 2. Elegant furniture, great comfort and attention to detail.

  • Kitchen. All tools are provided for your Italian-style cooking!

    Kitchen. All tools are provided for your Italian-style cooking!

  • Bathroom 1.  Good quality towels, soap, detergents, etc provided.

    Bathroom 1. Good quality towels, soap, detergents, etc provided.

  • Bathroom 2. Good quality furnishing- it features a shower cabin.

    Bathroom 2. Good quality furnishing- it features a shower cabin.

  • The terrace faces south: a perfect place to relax after a day's sightseeing

    The terrace faces south: a perfect place to relax after a day's sightseeing

  • Living room - Particular attention has been paid both to style and functionality.

    Living room - Particular attention has been paid both to style and functionality.

  • Bedroom 1. Firm mattresses and frames, very quiet, excellent linen.

    Bedroom 1. Firm mattresses and frames, very quiet, excellent linen.

  • Bedroom 2. Beds can be put together to form doubles. Rooms give onto the terrace.

    Bedroom 2. Beds can be put together to form doubles. Rooms give onto the terrace.

  • The kitchen - everything you need is there. Pleasant and cozy.

    The kitchen - everything you need is there. Pleasant and cozy.

  • Bathroom 1. Spotless, perfectly maintained for your total comfort.

    Bathroom 1. Spotless, perfectly maintained for your total comfort.

  • Bathroom 2. Spotless, choice tiles and towels.

    Bathroom 2. Spotless, choice tiles and towels.

  • The bedrooms and sitting room give onto the terrace.

    The bedrooms and sitting room give onto the terrace.

VRBO #224873

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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english, french, german, italian
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