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Apartment of 50 square meters of new complete renovation located in the heart of the district of San Lorenzo in Florence and more precisely in Via Faenza, a stone's throw from the the Medici Chapels, from all the historical monuments and from the train station that can be easily reached by 5 minutes walk. The apartment consists of a dining room with kitchen equipped with everything You need, i.e. complete of oven, dishwasher, freezer, microwave etc, an extendable table that can accomodate up to 10 people, double bed sofa. The apartment is completed by one spacious sleeping room with double bed and additional bed sofa, by a dressing room and a very nice bathroom with shower. 6 bed places in total. Air conditioning, satellite tv, wifi included. Linen and towels included. Car parking very close: underground parking at Central Market and underground parking at Santa Maria Novella Railway station. A few steps away are the curches, monuments and museums known all over the world, such as Medici chapels, San Lorenzo Church, the square and the church of Santa Maria Novella, Florence Baptistry, Giotto's Bell Tower and the Academia Gallery. Framed by the numerous shops, pizzerias and restaurants where you can taste the typical cuisine of Florence and visit San Lorenzo Market, the largest indoor market in Florence. In the nearby station of Santa Maria Novella you can rent bikes, a valid alternative, perhaps the best way to see and discover Florence.
The apartment can easily be reached by car and agreement can be taken for the parking. The nearest garage is Garage S Antonino in Via S Antonino only 50 meters far from the apartment. If you want to park free: The easiest parking spots are along the tram tracks into Florence that run from Scandicci to the SMN train station.
The largest is at the large COOP supermarket off Viale Nenni. The tram stop across the supermarket is called 'Nenni-Torregalli'. It is a 10-15min ride into Florence. This is free parking. Nevertheless a car is not needed: the main train station is 5 minutes away and all the city centre is within walking distance. Bicycles can be easily rented and sightseeing buses stop at 5 minutes of walk from home.
LOCATION AND DIRECTIONS: The location is another strong point. In the very heart of Florence, The apartmentbis located within 5 minutes walking distance from the Cathedral Santa Maria del Fiore and the Baptistery of San Giovanni, and within 10 minutes walking distance from the Uffizi, Piazza della Signoria and Ponte Vecchio.
SIGHTSEEING: The apartment is ideally situated to explore central Florence from its heart, without the need to use a car or public transportation, as most of the city center is prohibited to traffic.
EATING IN FLORENCE: Right in Piazza del Mercato Centrale there are many restaurants and trattorias where you can eat. During the mild season it is pleasant to eat at the outside tables. San Lorenzo Food Market: Downstairs Fresh Food to eat at home Open every day (closed on sunday) from 8 to 2 pm Upstairs new! Many typical corners where you can taste everyday from 10 am till midnight food and wine and where you can go to learn cooking with the fantastic new cooking school (see my Photos)!!!
For grocery shopping nothing is better than the typical colored banks of fruit, vegetables, fresh bread, milk, meat and cheese located inside the nineteenth century building of the Mercato Centrale, right in front of you. (Mon-Sat 7am-2pm, Sat 4pm-8pm). There is plenty of fresh produce, cured meat, and local cheese to be sampled and purchased from a variety of vendors.
Possibility to book the apartment for One night only at the price of 100,00 per night + final cleaning service 25,00 till 4 persons. 10 euro more for any additional guest.
If you arrive by car: There are some garages at 25 euro/day near the apartment, the nearest one is Garage S Antonino in Via S Antonino, only 50 meters far from the apartment.
If you want to park free: The easiest parking spots are along the tram tracks into Florence that run from Scandicci to the SMN train station.
The largest is at the large COOP supermarket off Viale Nenni. The tram stop across the supermarket is called 'Nenni-Torregalli'. It is a 10-15min ride into Florence. This is free parking.
Rates are based on 4 guests; add €10 per night, per additional guest
Winter season Nov 1 - Dec 29, 2015 2 night min stay
New year Dec 31 - Jan 6, 2016 2 night min stay
My Standard Rate 2 night min stay
Rates are based on 5 guests; add €10 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
City tax person/night€2
Check in possible from 2 pm
Check out within 11 am
Necessary to inform me about the exact time of arrival because i don't leave there.
For 1 only night stay the price is 100,00 euro per night + final cleaning service 25,00
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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The superb location of my apartment in the center of Florence, is a short walk from all the major museums, galleries and other tourist attractions.
The list of points of interest that can be reached on foot in less than 10 minutes: the Duomo, the Baptistry, Giotto's Bell Tower, the Uffizi Gallery, Palazzo della Signoria.
San Lorenzo is also famous for the daily outdoor market always been a great tourist attraction and for the covered market called 'Mercato Centrale' where You can find all the culinary specialities typical of Florence and Tuscany.
Santa Maria Novella railway station is only 200 meters far from the apartement that can so be easily reached by foot. At the railway station you can rent a bike to make a complete tour of Florence.
Via Faenza is full of restaurants, shops and everything you can need during Your vacations.
If You arrive by CAR:
The easiest parking spots are along the tram tracks into Florence that run from Scandicci to the SMN train station.
The largest is at the large COOP supermarket off Viale Nenni. The tram stop across the supermarket is called 'Nenni-Torregalli'. It is a 8 minutes ride into Florence. This is free parking.
Year Purchased: 2013
About the owner: 42 years old. Mother of a 7 years old girl.
Possibility to book the apartment for One night only at the price of 150,00 euro per night.
Why the Owner Chose San Lorenzo: Possibility to book the apartment for One night only at the price of 150,00 euro per night.
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment: Possibility to book the apartment for One night only at the price of 150,00 euro per night.