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Great accomodation in the florence

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 968 sq ft
Property type apartment

Overview

About the property

Apartment, 3 Bedrooms + living with sofa, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 5-6)

GREAT NEWS!!!!

The apartment just two minutes from the Old Bridge, via dè guicciardini is limited area traffic ,no cars, no motorbike so much more quiet!!!

It is in the street that connect Ponte Vecchio and Pitti Palace, in the third gallery on the right, the palace where Machiavelli house was situated. It is a very quiet, inside apartment.

It is located on the Oltrarno side of the river, with an excellent location for shopping and sightseeing.

It is few steps from the Pitti Palace and the Boboli gardens, the largest park in Florence.

In the gallery is situated the most famous ceramic shop that is a showroom that introduces the art of Tuscany ceramics. Their ceramics, fruit of the job and the hands of the man on the earth, is rich of colours and shows the same fruits and plants that make this region so loved and admired. Between their typical products, they have oil bottles, cookies box, wine jugs and other ceramic items to use or for decoration.

The apartment is located, in an accomodation of 5 floor(s). It is a few minutes walk from the Old Bridge-The historical site is less than 50 m.

Apartment for 5-7 persons, it has 4 rooms , of which 3 Bedroom(s), kitchen, Living room, Dining room, 2 bathrooms, Terrace. Surface area : 90 m2 / 968 sqft

Year of construction : 1900, Date of last renovation : 2007

Apartment is in a house, close to railway, lively area.

Supermarket in Piazza Pitti less than 50 m

new supermarket Via Barbadori less than 30 m

Shops: less than 50 m, Town centre: less than 50 m, Train station: 500 m/1425 ft, Taxi rank: less than 50 m,

Restaurant: less than 50 m, Bus stop: 50 m.

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More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2007
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english, italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 22, 2018

About The Owner

I'm an architect and I have done university in florence,then I have decided to live in this beautiful city with my husband that came here nine years ago and now we have two doughters and a boy, we hope that the children enjoy here.I have a ceramic shop and I make mostly of the design of pottery that you can admire if you came in my gallery.

The Owner purchased this apartment in 2007

Why The Owner chose Oltrarno

We have decided to do an investment, and I have renovated the apartment like my personal taste.It is very confortable for families and I hope to live here one day.

What makes this apartment unique

It is a perfect location for people that want to walk every where in the city without car.It only two minutes walk from ponte vecchio, pitti palace , 5 minutes from uffizi and duomo , 15 minutes from train station.

Amenities

Oltrarno Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 968 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 3 twin/ single
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (3), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) The sofa bed is ok for two people,too . It is 58 inches large
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
Notes:
ceiling fan

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(84 traveler reviews)

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Great accomodation in the florence
average rating of 4.7619047 based on 84 reviews
Tacoma, Washington
5

Location & hospitality perfection!

  • 5 of 5

Mery is a wonderful hostess. We were greeted with hugs. She accommodated our every need. Her recommendations for a local restaurant was amazing, Mamma Gina’s was so good we went twice. Comfortable seating, beds & pillows. The supermarket is a block away. Best place to stay in Florence!

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2018
  • Stayed: September 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Host is tremendous, location superb, but the apartment had a couple issues

  • 4 of 5

Where to begin? Florence it amazing and this apartment is right in the place you want. Walking distance to train station, museums, Uffizi, and restaurants. The best gelato in town is right next door (Not the one across the street). There's a supermarket a block away. Dozens of restaurants in a 3 block radius. Taxi stand a block away.

Mery was quick to respond to all inquiries -- and I had a few. She was available by phone and even offered to help us rescue our lost luggage (thanks Air France). She was great. She owns and operates the pottery shop below.

Loved the little elevator to the third floor. The apartment was spacious with fridge, washer, and 3 bedrooms. 2 small bathrooms. No AC. Fans in all bedrooms were nice but in the heat we had to keep the windows open. That means the noise from the busy street keeps you up in the front bedroom until things settle down at 3 AM!!!! When we were there there were only 4 chairs and 5 towels... for a six person booking. All told, we felt safe and well cared for. I would rent it again, but not in August or make the kids sleep in that bedroom.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Phoenix, AZ - USA
5

Great Trip

  • 5 of 5

We had wonderful hosts who were more than helpful and accommodating to our needs. The flat itself was up 4 floors, but with the elevator - it was very manageable for us and my Mother who was travelling with us. Great location... just a minute to the river for sunset, close to shopping, and was quiet even though it was at the bottom of Ponte Vechio bridge. I would recommend our location, the apartment, and our hosts to anyone!

Thanks for a memorable stay.

Rick G.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location that felt like home!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in this beautiful home! The host were great. We were walking distance to all the sites we wanted to visit! This apartment was just a perfect size for our family of five! The apartment does not have air conditioning, but the fans worked well. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great!

  • 4 of 5

It was a lovely apartment, clean and in a great location.

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
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Boston, MA
5

Spacious and clean apartment in the heart of it all

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a wonderful four days in Mery’s well appointed apartment. She was a terrific hostess, and we loved that we could walk everywhere from the apartment. Although it can be noisy (it is centrally located after all), we got used to the noise and appreciated how cool the apartment stayed, even on the hottest of July days. We would stay here again in a heartbeat.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
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Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

final cleaning fee $58.89

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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