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Charming Apartment -Very Close to Tramway Stop-Welcoming Gift,Wifi, 2 Bicycles

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The living room which also serves as dining room.

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Last updated: 05/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Very cosy and lovely apartment in Florence. The flat is located in Pisana street.Few step from the Tramway stop FEDERICA.Every 3 minutes(from 5 am to 12.30 in the night) a tram is leaving from FEDERICA stop to reach the city center in 12 minutes. The apartment is ideal for 2-3-4 people.The flat is 40 m2 :Lounge/Dining room with open Kitchen , 2 comfortable Bedrooms 1 King bed + 1 Single Bed, + 1 PULL OUT sofa in the dining room, a bathroom.
Located on the 1st floor of a small building.
With 6 windows the flat gets lots of natural bright LIGHT in every rooms.A library filled with tourism, novel,fiction books, as well as DVDs, CDs, Games is available for you. A 24/7 free WIFI and a LAPTOP is for yr use.Flat Screen TV.On yr arrival you will be welcomed with a bunch of flowers, a Chianti wine bottle, cakes and sweets, and a bucket of fresh fruits.My goal is to make you feel right at home.You will have all my best care and personal attention.
I love to pick up my guests at Airpor/train
The apartment it is not located in a touristy neighburhood, offering an authentic chance to experience Florence like a Florentine family.
No need for car hire:tram stations are only few steps away. It is really well connected via tram to the city center.
Discounts are applicable for longer stay. Free private tours are available.Please inquiry on booking.

The apartment is tastefully furnished keeping in mind that your stay could be most comfortable and a memorable one! Everything has been thought to make your stay as enjoyable as possible!

My greatest desire is that you feel very comfortable and happy in my apartment and i do all my best to make your stay be the most pleasant and memorable as possible.

I like very much to pamper my guests with:
- special food and treats on their arrival,
-preparing them a list of events/shows/concerts/fairs that are going on in the period of their stay,
-giving them my best advises on the 'not to be missed' places to eat, drink, see, etcc which often are not listed on the tourist guides as they are hidden treasures that only the locals know.
-buying new CDs, DVDs, books, games, to make their stay in house more pleasant (during rainy days ...)
-buying often extra new and pretty linens, blankets, towels ...
-offering my guests the breakfast: stuffing the kitchen with coffee, a wide selection of teas and herbal teas, cakes, biscuits, etcc.
-offering my availability 24/7 for any questions /suggestions or needs, helping them with any issues that might arise during their stay.
I love to offer you free TRANSFERS from/to Florence's airport and train station.

HOW TO REACH THE APARTMENT:

By CAR: from the A1 autostrada (highway) exit at 'FIRENZE SCANDICCI' and follow the sign FIRENZE. Some days before your arrival I will send you by e-mail detailed driving instruction.
Steet parking is free and easy to find in front of the apartmen or around the building. A closed private parking is also possible at the cost of 10 €uro per day.

By AIR: the nearest airport to Florence are: Florence airport 'Amerigo Vespucci' located in the city and Pisa airport 'Galileo Galilei'.
I m very pleased pick up all my guests arriving at Florence airport.
It takes 10/15 minutes to get by car from Florence airport to my apartment.
In case you wish to take the public transportation there is a BUS service at the cost of €4,50 taking you from the Florence airport to the Florence city center .Then you will take the tram to reach my apartment in 10/12 minutes.

BY TRAIN:My apartment is located in Via Pisana, at very few steps from the tramway stop named 'FEDERICA'. There is a tram going each 3 minutes from 5.00 am to 12.30 in the night from Florence TRAIN STATION to FEDERICA stop and viceversa.
It takes 12 minutes from FEDERICA stop to arrive to Florence 's center at the last tramway stop ' FLORENCE TRAIN STATION'.

BY BICYCLE: 2 Bicycles parked in the apartment 's courtyard are available for you for visiting the city's historical center and main monuments just like a native.


If you come by car, you may opt to leave your car in front of the apartment and take the tram to reach Florence train station and take the trains to move you through Tuscany.

Florence is an excellent base from which to visit the beautiful Tuscan towns of :SIENA, PISA, LUCCA, AREZZO, the CHIANTI area, the Termal waters SPA of Rapolano Terme, Bagno Vignoni etc..
Also the 5 TERREare reachable by train in 2h45 from Florence train station.

SIGHTSEEING AND TOURS: As my second job is being a tour leader I like taking care of my guests from all over the world and pointing out my favorite spots in Florence and Tuscany.
On yr request i can give you information or make reservation for vineyard visits, wine tasting, cooking lessons. I will be more than happy to assist you with local itineraries,train/bus tickets, theater tickets purchase.

On your arrival you will find in the apartment an updated list of events/shows/festival/ concerts/exhibits going on In Florence and Tuscany during the lenght of your their stay.

Main Tuscan highlighst:
-FLORENCE AND FIESOLE
-THE CHIANTI CLASSICO AREA
-SIENA-SAN GIMIGNANO-MONTERIGGIONI
-LUCCA AND THE VILLAS
-AREZZO and CORTONA
-PISA - VOLTERRA
-VIAREGGIO and FORTE DEI MARMI
-MAREMMA
-TERMAL WATERS SPAS
-5 TERRE

NEIGHBOURHOOD: The neighbourhood is very safe and calm.

A few steps from the apartment entrance's door you will find :
-an open market from Monday to Saturday
-ALIMENTARI MILENA (a grocery shop),
-a BAR (open from 5am to midnite),
-a SUPERMARKET 'LIDL' ,
-a SUPERMARKET 'ILIOPESCA' specilized in fish,a HAIRDRESSER,
-a CATHOLIC CHURCH,
-a CINEMA,
-SHOPS,
- PUBLIC GARDENS,
-THE CASCINE PARK (the largest public garden in Florence ideal for jogging),
-KLAB a beautiful sport and spa center with amazing open air swimming pools and a marvellous wellness center with sauna, the largest jacuzzi in Florence and turkish bath.The KLAB wellness center /gym has a FREE day pass! I really suggest you to try it!

I will be in Florence for all the period of your rental and i m available for any needs 24h/24h. I will provide you with all my contact numbers.

HAVE A WONDERFUL STAY AT MY APARTMENT!

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 40 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 twin/ single

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  • Dining room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

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  • I supply fresh linen,blankets, duvets. You can find extra bedding in the wardrobe and in the chest....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, bidet

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  • A hair-dryer, fresh towels, fresh bathrobes are provided. Should you need extra towels you can find them in the wardrobe. In addition you will find: -a pharmacy set box containings plasters, thermometer, disinfectant etc.. -soaps -toilet papers -beach towels -parfume...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Should you need any kitchen utensils or appliances which are not listed, pls email me. For my guests i usually provide: -coffee powder -a large selection of teas and infusions -cookies and cakes for the breakfast -salt, pepper, spices,sugar, -extra virgin olive oil and vinegar -fruits -a bottle of mineral water and a bottle of wine...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Budget
  • Family

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • River
  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Roller Blading
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Computer Available
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
 

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Last updated: 05/28/2015
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Location

4 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Firenze
15 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Firenze
1 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Firenze -Cascine
50 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Firenze

Car: Not Necessary

My apartment is located in Via Pisana,489 50143 FIRENZE at very few steps from the tramway stop named 'FEDERICA'. There is a tramway going each 3 minutes from 5.00 am to 12.30 in the night. It takes 12 minutes from FEDERICA stop to arrive to Florence 's center at the last tramway stop ' FLORENCE TRAIN STATION'.

The tram is the spediest way to get to the centre. The neighborhood is safe, quaint and quiet with small markets, stores, banks nearby.

Therefore if you come by car, you may opt to leave your car in front of the apartment and take the train to move you through Tuscany.

You can park your car freely in front of the apartment or you can choose to park it in a closed parking for 5 €uro per day.

I like taking care of my guests and pointing out my favorite spots in Florence and Tuscany.

In the courtyard of the apartment 2 bicycles are available for guests.In few minutes you can be downtown .

Directions:By CAR: from the A1 autostrada (highway) exit at FIRENZE SCANDICCI and follow the sign FIRENZE.

Florence is an excellent base from which to visit the beautiful Tuscan towns of :SIENA, PISA, LUCCA, AREZZO, the CHIANTI area, the Termal waters SPA of Rapolano Terme, Bagno Vignoni etc..

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: My name is Silvia and i was born and raised in Florence! I m 43 years old and i am a tour leader in addition to my main job which is export manager for foreigner department stores. I love my country and will be more than happy to share with you my favorites places in Florence and in Tuscany...and all over Italy!! Private free of charge tours are available. Pls inquiry on booking. If i am free from work, i will be pleased to (free of charge) accompained you discover the beauties of my city and the surroundings. I live 30 minutes by car from the apartment, and i can be reachable 24/7 for any needs.

Why the Owner Chose Scandicci:
I love my apartment ...and i got in love with it at first sight!!! It is full of light, and history- For a real live-like a local experience in Florence look no further than this charming aparment in Florence. It sleeps uo to 4 people. Good location in an authentically Florentine area with out the tourists


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Speaks: english, french, spanish, italian

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  • The living room which also serves as dining room.

    The living room which also serves as dining room.

  • Available:24/7 free WIFI, a notebook-,CDs, DVDs, radio, TV, DVD player.

    Available:24/7 free WIFI, a notebook-,CDs, DVDs, radio, TV, DVD player.

  • Lots of natural light, bright sunshine come from the 6 windows of the apartment

    Lots of natural light, bright sunshine come from the 6 windows of the apartment

  • double bedroom:for a peaceful sleep& relaxing atmosphere fine bedding provided.

    double bedroom:for a peaceful sleep& relaxing atmosphere fine bedding provided.

  • Fresh linens, blankets, duvets are weekly provided.

    Fresh linens, blankets, duvets are weekly provided.

  • a very comfortable bed for you to dig into after a full sightseeing day

    a very comfortable bed for you to dig into after a full sightseeing day

  • Me, awaiting for the guests to arrive.Will be happy to come & pick you up!!

    Me, awaiting for the guests to arrive.Will be happy to come & pick you up!!

  • A cozy place to relax after a day of sightseeing

    A cozy place to relax after a day of sightseeing

  • Kitchenete-right side -fully equipped with new appliances and utensils.

    Kitchenete-right side -fully equipped with new appliances and utensils.

  • tastefully furnished with a mix of designer furniture and charming old details

    tastefully furnished with a mix of designer furniture and charming old details

  • Charming one single bedroom

    Charming one single bedroom

  • in the courthyard of the building there are 2 bikes for the guest's use

    in the courthyard of the building there are 2 bikes for the guest's use

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Speaks: english, french, spanish, italian
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