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Flat with green courtyard in Bologna Center

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 430 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Livingroom+1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

flat . Living room, bedroom, bathroom and kitchen.

A charming self-contained flat, which has been recently renovated, situated in a typical bolognaise building of the late 19th century. It is at the end of a private street, 400 meters from Porta Saragozza and 20 minute walk from Piazza Maggiore.

The flat is on the first floor and is composed of a double-bedroom, a sitting room with a sofa-bed, an equipped kitchen and a bath with a shower. There is free internet and WiFi connection, fans on the ceiling and TV.

The flat is near grocery stores, restaurants, public gardens and bus-stops. We live in the flat above. During the summer you can relax or have a drink in the charming internal court yard after having visited the town.

The flat is located ten minutes from the historic city center. The bus stop is just forty meters from the door entrance. Bologna is located about two hours by train from Venice, one hour from Florence. Suggested daily trip are possible also to Ferrara (half hour by train), Ravenna (about forty minutes by train), Mantua, Parma, Padua.

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Owner
Michelle
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, french, italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
October 10, 2017

About Michelle

We live in the apartment on the higher floor, we are in a typical bolognese neighborhood. The area is 100% safe and perfectly serviced by public transportation, with plenty of stores, etc. nearby. Quiet location, apartment.

Michelle purchased this apartment in 2008

Why Michelle chose Bologna

The apartment is easily reachable from both the airport and the train station and convenient to all spots in town. The Bologna public transportation system gets you everywhere quickly and inexpensively (ticket: 1€/person/1 hour) - the stop is just 60 mts. and buses run around the clock. Florence, Venice, Ferrara, Mantua, Milan, the Adriatic shore etc. can be easily and inexpensively visited by train in minutes. The hills are at walking distance and the San Luca hilltop cathedral can be reached in about 40 minutes walking.

Amenities

Quartiere Saragozza Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 430 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , bidet
  • Shower, lavabo, bidet, wc.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa (king-size bed or twin beds)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • medical services

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(37 traveler reviews)

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Flat with green courtyard in Bologna Center
average rating of 4.9459457 based on 37 reviews
5

Perfect

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay in this apartment. Michelle could not do enough to make our visit a success. There was a little seated area to have some quiet time out from the city busyness and it was a pleasure to get back to such a homely place.

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Morro Bay, CA 93443 USA
5

Very clean, comfortable, and attractive apartment close to historical center of Bologna

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed staying here very much. This was my second time to stay in this apartment. Michelle is a generous and gracious hostess. She provided all the supplies for a very nice breakfast as well as other treats. She arranged for taxis and assisted in every way possible to be sure that I enjoyed my stay. Bologna is a beautiful and interesting city to visit with lots of unique character. It is a wonderful city for walking and also has excellent public transportation. It is a great base to use for visiting cities such as Ravenna, Ferrara, Parma, and many other places.

I am already looking forward to another return visit!

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

delightful apartment

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed at Michelle's apartment for a week and she is a kind and very considerate hostess ...she had even baked a cake for our arrival and stocked the fridge with essentials! The apartment is quiet and secure although conveniently close to a main road. Only a short bus trip to the city centre, the apartment is in a typical Bologna neighbourhood with more than enough shops and a supermarket nearby. Bologna is a great city to visit and it is easy to travel to nearby towns by train.

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks Rosalind! I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. It was very nice meeting you and hope to see you again soon.
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Evanston, IL
5

Bologna courtyard apartment

  • 5 of 5

We found this small but beautifully equipped apartment perfect for our stay in Bologna and visits to nearby towns. Very private courtyard setting, close to transportation, shops and sights, with a hostess who was very helpful in orienting us to exploring Bologna. Michelle had useful information on getting around, very good places to dine, and what we might enjoy exploring. Her small first floor apartment was cosy and perfect for the two

of us. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Jan 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Comfortable bijou apartment

  • 5 of 5

Michelle is a warm and welcoming host. As previously mentioned some generous provisions are supplied which is great after a long journey especially for that cup of tea. The apartment is very comfortable for 2 with very good, secure wifi. It's in a quiet and secure area locked away from the main road. There is a bus stop just 2 minutes walk away. There's a Carrefour supermarket less than 10 minutes away. The area is well served by fresh produce shops, restaurants and especially bars for that refreshing glass of prosecco anytime. The city can be reached comfortably by foot but the buses are very frequent and handy after a long day. Bologna is a very interesting city and we enjoyed our stay here and can heartily recommend Michelle's apartment.

Merci beaucoup Michelle

John & Jan, Perth, Western Australia

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Loved our stay in this Bologna flat1

  • 5 of 5

A cute and comfortable flat with all that's needed for travelers eager to enjoy Bologna. It has the advantages of a down to earth neighborhood as well as close proximity to a beautiful park in one direction and all the city has to offer in the other. Very well located for restaurants, City Center, museums, shopping, and everything that one enjoys in Bologna. Michelle, the proprietor, is incredibly welcoming and thoughtful. The groceries she provided served as our breakfast for three days and snack times as well! The stay was completely hassle-free, and Michelle went out of her way to accommodate our schedule and answer our questions. I will recommend this rental to anyone interested. What a treat overall!

  • Submitted: Jan 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Kilometres
Guglielmo Marconi
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Central Station
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fees $58.96

Rates are for 2 guests. 3rd and 4th guests: 70€/week/guest.
You'll have to pay the vat tax upon arrival in cash

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.

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