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Olympia - Class and Quality in the Very Heart of Bologna's Historical Center

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Last updated: 12/30/2011

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  • Minimum stay:4-6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Bologna apartment description

The features making our apartment a real winner amongst the top rentals in Bologna are many. First, its quality – Olympia is part of one of the most beautiful and elegant patrician palaces in this Italian capital of gourmet food, night life and fashion and was completely refurbished in 2011 with the exclusive use of top quality materials. Add the absolute quiet of a 1500’s inner courtyard all windows overlook, its design furniture and furnishing chosen with love and zest, its position in the very heart of Bologna’s historical center, the quiet and elegant Via Castiglione bordered with the best quality shops, stores, restaurants etc. and served by a very efficient public transportation system with all stops nearby. As a result, an extremely prestigious and comfortable apartment, by far the right choice for the traveller visiting Bologna for tourism, business, conventions, trade exhibits and more. All for a very competitive price when compared to properties in the same range.

Olympia (about 90 square meters in size, second floor with elevator) is a light and bright, charming, extremely clean and cozy apartment, class and atmosphere the key words. An elegant hallway and a patrician staircase both reminiscent of the great Renaissance Bologna, a gate and a sturdy safety door, a view over the dome of St. Domenico Cathedral and the red roofs of Bologna offer the guest total safety, ambiance and pure enjoyment. One of the oldest and most celebrated osterias in town is right around the corner for your night fun and gourmet pleasure. Parking is available at a nearby public, guarded lot.

As for its layout, Olympia is composed by a large, bright room with dining and living areas, the latter featuring a great Zironi couch and a select design, brand new sofa bed that can easily and comfortably accommodate two. A very large loft with a skylight window and own en-suite bathroom can accommodate two additional persons in a large double bed. Both the sofa bed and the double bed have very firm frames and mattresses. All linen (bathroom, kitchen, bed) are first quality and provided at no additional charge.

A very efficient kitchen with all tools provided separates the abovementioned spaces from a bathroom, which, not differently from the one upstairs, is being kept immaculate and thoroughly sanitized after each stay. The apartment features a washing machine, a dishwasher, a large flat screen tv set, top quality dishes, pottery, glassware and all the accessories one needs for a practical, comfortable stay. Olympia is air conditioned and heated by a very efficient timer-operated heat pump system. An internet wifi connection is provided at no extra charge.

We look forward to having you with us soon.

Property Type

  • 5 story
  • Apartment
  • On floor 2
  • 90 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Staff

          Suitability

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

          • Bedroom 2 - Lounge: 2 sleep sofa /futon

            2-single sofabed. Firm frame, mattress - very comfortable!...moreless

          • Bedroom 1 - Loft: 1 double, 1 child bed

            En-suite bathroom...moreless

          • - Loft bedroom, with own skylight window and en-suite bathroom (tub & shower). Double bed. Child's bed on request. - Two-single sofabed in the lounge. Sheets, blankets, etc. are provided and included in the price....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, bidet

            ...moreless

          • Loft En-suite Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower, bidet

            ...moreless

          • Towels are provided and included in the price. Both bathrooms are being kept spotlessly, immaculate and get thoroughly sanitized after each stay. Paper towels, toilet paper, detergents and a hairdryer are provided at no extra charge....moreless

          Entertainment

          • DVD Player
          • Television
          • Radio

          Theme

          • Romantic
          • Historic
          • Tourist Attractions

          Attractions

          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Museums
          • Restaurants
          • Ruins
          • Synagogues
          • Winery Tours

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Outlet Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking

          local services and businesses

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

          Location Type

          • Monument View
          • Downtown

          sports and adventure activities

              • Tennis

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                  Dining

                  • Dining Room
                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Seating for 6 people

                  General

                  • Parking:

                    Staveco public parking lot at walking distance....moreless

                  • Wireless Internet:

                    Free, no limit....moreless

                  • Elevator
                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Heating
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Fireplace
                  • Sofa Bed
                  • Internet
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Activities Guide
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Local Maps
                  • Paper Towels
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Security System
                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Living Area

                  house cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Optional

                      Kitchen

                      • Dishes & Utensils
                      • Kitchen
                      • Stove
                      • Dishwasher
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Freezer
                      • Oven
                      • Blender
                      • Pantry Items
                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Toaster
                       

                      Reviews

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Rate 9
                      Sep 20 - Oct 9, 2014
                      5 night min stay

                      €990

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

                      Rate 10
                      Oct 10 - Oct 19, 2014
                      4 night min stay

                      €770

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

                      Rate 11
                      Oct 20 - Oct 25, 2014
                      5 night min stay

                      €990

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

                      Rate 12
                      Oct 26 - Dec 19, 2014
                      4 night min stay

                      €770

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

                      Rate 13
                      Dec 20 - Jan 6, 2015
                      5 night min stay

                      €840

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

                      Low Season
                      Feb 7 - Feb 27, 2015
                      4 night min stay

                      €490

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

                      Mid-Season
                      Feb 28 - Mar 13, 2015
                      4 night min stay

                      €770

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

                      Trade Fair
                      Mar 14 - Apr 4, 2015
                      5 night min stay

                      €990

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

                      Mid-Season
                      Apr 5 - Sep 4, 2015
                      4 night min stay

                      €770

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

                      High Season
                      Sep 5 - Sep 18, 2015
                      4 night min stay

                      €840

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

                      Trade Fair
                      Sep 19 - Sep 28, 2015
                      6 night min stay

                      €990

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

                      Mid-Season
                      Sep 29 - Oct 23, 2015
                      4 night min stay

                      €770

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

                      Trade Fair
                      Oct 24 - Oct 31, 2015
                      5 night min stay

                      €990

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

                      Mid-Season
                      Nov 1 - Dec 18, 2015
                      4 night min stay

                      €770

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

                      High Season
                      Dec 19 - Jan 7, 2016
                      5 night min stay

                      €840

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

                      My Standard Rate
                      4 night min stay

                      €490

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Taxes Not included

                      Notes:

                      Displayed rates are weekly, for 2 guests. Each additional guest + 140 Euro/week. Children under 12 = 50% off. Babies = no charge. Initial & final cleaning, washing, utilities = 80 Euro. Flexible changeover day. Shorter-than-1-week and long-stay rates available. Minimum stay = 4 nights.


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                      Location

                      8 Kilometres
                      Nearest Airport
                      BLQ Bologna Marconi
                      1.5 Kilometres
                      Nearest Train
                      Bologna Centrale
                      7 Kilometres
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Bologna Casalecchio
                      88 Kilometres
                      Nearest Beach
                      Ravenna
                      70 Metres
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Bar-Pub
                      80 Kilometres
                      Nearest Ski
                      Corno alle Scale
                      5 Kilometres
                      Nearest Golf
                      Bologna Golf Club
                      150 Metres
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Trattorias-Pizzerias-Restaurant

                      Car: Not Necessary

                      Olympia is located in the very heart of Bologna’s Historical Center, the quiet and elegant Via Castiglione bordered with the best quality shops, stores, restaurants etc. and served by a very efficient public transportation system with all stops nearby. Convenient to all spots in town included Piazza Maggiore (5 minutes walk), the University, the Train Station, the Fairground (direct bus) and more. No need for a car, walk or ride the bus!

                       

                      Manager info

                      Year Purchased: 2001

                      About: I am a psychologist conducting professional practice in Bologna and renting out this apartment and a villa on the coast on a short term basis. Both properties have been remodelled and furnished with an idea in mind - make them the most comfortable home away from home for you and all our dear guests.

                      Why Bologna:
                      We fell in love with this apartment at the first sight. It was light-filled, roomy, with a nice view, located in the best section of the Historical Center and very, very quiet.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: french, italian, spanish, english
                       

                      Photos

                      • Welcome to Olympia! The table is set for you to enjoy a good Bolognese meal.

                        Welcome to Olympia! The table is set for you to enjoy a good Bolognese meal.

                      • The dining room and the kitchen as seen from the loft.

                        The dining room and the kitchen as seen from the loft.

                      • The sitting room. All windows overlook a courtyard - 100% quiet - with a view.

                        The sitting room. All windows overlook a courtyard - 100% quiet - with a view.

                      • The Sitting room. Olympia features free wifi internet connection and a/c.

                        The Sitting room. Olympia features free wifi internet connection and a/c.

                      • A perfect home away from home - this is Olympia.

                        A perfect home away from home - this is Olympia.

                      • The Loft. Firm mattress and frame, en-suite bathroom.

                        The Loft. Firm mattress and frame, en-suite bathroom.

                      • The Loft Bathroom (en-suite, with a tub/shower combination). 100% tidy.

                        The Loft Bathroom (en-suite, with a tub/shower combination). 100% tidy.

                      • The Loft Bathroom. Towels, toilet paper and detergents are provided.

                        The Loft Bathroom. Towels, toilet paper and detergents are provided.

                      • At Olympia all is being kept in perfect working order.

                        At Olympia all is being kept in perfect working order.

                      • The Renaissance-style Courtyard (no cars in and out at night!).

                        The Renaissance-style Courtyard (no cars in and out at night!).

                      • History, art and beauty meet at Olympia, one of the top rentals in Bologna.

                        History, art and beauty meet at Olympia, one of the top rentals in Bologna.

                      • Via Castiglione and its Medieval city gate. Bologna at its best!

                        Via Castiglione and its Medieval city gate. Bologna at its best!

                      • Olympia is decorated with top design furniture, furnishing.

                        Olympia is decorated with top design furniture, furnishing.

                      • Olympia is roomy, quiet, light-and-bright, very welcoming.

                        Olympia is roomy, quiet, light-and-bright, very welcoming.

                      • Sitting room. The beautiful Zironi sofa and 2-single sofabed. Timber ceiling.

                        Sitting room. The beautiful Zironi sofa and 2-single sofabed. Timber ceiling.

                      • Details matter at Olympia! Decor is beautiful and selected with love and zest.

                        Details matter at Olympia! Decor is beautiful and selected with love and zest.

                      • Relax after a long day of sight-seeing! Quiet and comfort are total.

                        Relax after a long day of sight-seeing! Quiet and comfort are total.

                      • The Loft at dusk. Olympia is air conditioned and well-heated in Winter.

                        The Loft at dusk. Olympia is air conditioned and well-heated in Winter.

                      • The Loft Bathroom. Bathrooms get thoroughly sanitized after each stay.

                        The Loft Bathroom. Bathrooms get thoroughly sanitized after each stay.

                      • Cook Italian! The kitchen is fully equipped with tools, crockery and appliances.

                        Cook Italian! The kitchen is fully equipped with tools, crockery and appliances.

                      • The smaller bathroom. Bathrooms are maintained in mint conditions.

                        The smaller bathroom. Bathrooms are maintained in mint conditions.

                      • The patrician palace gorgeous entrance. Olympia is a 2nd floor, with elevator.

                        The patrician palace gorgeous entrance. Olympia is a 2nd floor, with elevator.

                      • Beautiful, classy Via Castiglione and its porticoes. Restaurants, shops nearby.

                        Beautiful, classy Via Castiglione and its porticoes. Restaurants, shops nearby.

                      • Palazzo Pepoli, home of the Bologna Museum, and the Two Towers - 200 mts. only!

                        Palazzo Pepoli, home of the Bologna Museum, and the Two Towers - 200 mts. only!

                      €70 - €141 per night (EUR)
                      7

                      1 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 5

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                      Minimum stay: 4-6 nights
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