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Sunny 2-Bedroom in Historic Center of Florence

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Last updated: 11/12/2014

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  • Pets considered:Yes
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Property description

This lovely 2-bedroom, 2-bath apartment, rests an historic Oltrano Florentine building on a quiet side street called Via della Chiesa. It has characteristic high wood-beamed ceilings, terracotta floors, and wonderful views from the windows, natural light, tranquility and prime location. It is furnished tastefully, with antiques, comfortable bedding, a washing machine and a fully equipped kitchen. It also has a collection of books about Florence and the Renaissance.

The apartment is in the heart of the historic center of Florence in the Oltrarno/Santo Spirito area—the perfect home base for exploring Florence. It is steps away from Santo Spirito Church, Pitti Palace, Ponte Vecchio, Boboli Gardens and Brancacci Chapel. It is walking distance from the Uffizi, San Marco, San Lorenzo, Santa Croce, and other historic monuments. It is also near artisan and antique shops and fine dining. There is a daily market with fresh produce in Piazza Santo Spirito. You have the charm of living in an authentic residential Florentine neighborhood, while being close to everything you want to experience in this fabled city.



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Property Type

  • Apartment

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • 2 large bedrooms, one has en-suite bathroom, both have lovely views from the windows. 2 bathrooms, one with tub (beautiful tiles etc.) and washing MacHine, both with showers. Fully equipped kitchen (dishwasher, marble countertops, custom cabinets etc.) Living room with pull-out couch. Sleeps 4 comfortably, can accommodate 6 using pull-out couch. Quiet & sunny. High wood-beamed ceilings & antique terracotta floors. Antique furnishings. 2 hair dryers, iron, alarm clock, linens & towels, ceiling fans, cell phone. Completely restored with brand-new appliances, bathrooms, mattresses, sheets, towels, pullout couch....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Television
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

General

  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
 

Reviews

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€200/Night 3-NIGHT MINIMUM.. €900/Week .. €1800/MonthFinal C
Utilities Not Included For Monthly RentalsFinal C
Available Year Round Beginning Jun 1, 2010

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


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Location

The apartment is in the heart of the historic center of Florence in the Oltrarno/Santo Spirito area—the perfect home base for exploring Florence. It is steps away from Santo Spirito Church, Pitti Palace, Ponte Vecchio, Boboli Gardens and Brancacci Chapel. It is walking distance from the Uffizi, San Marco, San Lorenzo, Santa Croce, and other historic monuments. It is also near artisan and antique shops and fine dining. There is a daily market with fresh produce in Piazza Santo Spirito. You have the charm of living in an authentic residential Florentine neighborhood, while being close to everything you want to experience in this fabled city.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: I am an artist and an educator, living in New York City. I currently teach at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and I exhibit my work nationally and internationally. I studied painting in Florence and then lived there for many years. Mi sento a casa in Italia!

Why the Owner Chose Santo Spirito:
I am an artist and I studied painting in Florence. It is my home away from home after having lived there for many years. Santo Spirito is my favorite neighborhood in Florence. I love how authentic it is--buying veggies in the local market after popping in to see Masaccio's frescoes at the Brancacci Chapel. Heaven!!

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
The apartment has a lovely cross breeze, and you can hear the sounds of the church bells throughout. The sense of spaciousness and light is refreshing. The benefit of renovating an apartment in Italy is that you can choose from the best materials while maintaining the original features. I love the typical wood-beamed ceiling and the terracotta floors.


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Speaks: english

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  • bedroom view

    bedroom view

  • View Into Kitchen

    View Into Kitchen

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Bathroom with Tub

    Bathroom with Tub

  • Second Bedroom Window View

    Second Bedroom Window View

  • Bedroom View

    Bedroom View

  • View of Via Della Chiesa from Living Room Windows

    View of Via Della Chiesa from Living Room Windows

  • Painting Inside Apartment

    Painting Inside Apartment

  • Daily Vegetable Market in Santo Spirito

    Daily Vegetable Market in Santo Spirito

  • Arno River, 5 min walk from apartment

    Arno River, 5 min walk from apartment

  • San Miniato al Monte, 15 min walk from apartment

    San Miniato al Monte, 15 min walk from apartment

  • kitchen

    kitchen

  • living room

    living room

  • Reading Corner

    Reading Corner

  • Second Bedroom

    Second Bedroom

  • Second Bathroom

    Second Bathroom

  • Bedroom Window View

    Bedroom Window View

  • Hallway

    Hallway

  • Street View from Living Room

    Street View from Living Room

  • In the neighborhood

    In the neighborhood

  • Santo Spirito, 5 min from apartment

    Santo Spirito, 5 min from apartment

  • Duomo, 10 min walk from apartment

    Duomo, 10 min walk from apartment

  • View from San Miniato al Monte, 15 min walk from apartment

    View from San Miniato al Monte, 15 min walk from apartment

VRBO #286268

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Date last modified - Thursday, April 09, 2015

  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    Apartment
Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 88%
  • Calendar last updated 11/12/2014
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(646) 239-9067 (New York, USA)

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