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Margherita Park – Exclusive, in the Historical Center, Parkview.

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The Living-dining room. Wide, light-and-bright rooms, 100% quiet.

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Last updated: 09/20/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Totally refurbished in the Summer of 2012, Margherita Park – our apartment located next to beautiful Giardini Margherita, the main public park in Bologna – was expressly conceived as a superior quality rental to offer our guests top comfort in the greatest prestigious setting. We have therefore decorated this roomy, airy, quiet apartment in the most suitable manner: excellent furniture, mostly antique and craft; great original décor from different ages; collection silverware and dishes; top, state-of-the-art appliances and technology; and much more.

Located in the very Historical Center of Bologna, the beautiful, elegant Porta Castiglione area – a key location to all spots in town, the Fiera District, the railroad station, the city bus right at the corner – Margherita Park is the first floor of a nice Early-1900’s house with a view over Via Castiglione, Giardini Margherita and a pretty, shady inside garden. Two guarded public parking lots (Staveco and Giardini Margherita – only 6 Euro/day for the latter) are no more than 200 mts., and so are quite a few stores and shops, groceries, restaurants and pizzerias, ice cream parlours, pubs, etc.. The park main gate is in the back of the house and the beautiful hills of Bologna are reachable in a short stroll.

Extremely quiet, cozy, safe, decorated with the utmost love and zest, Margherita Garden can more than comfortably accommodate up to 10-11 guests as a whole. It is composed by three wide, light-and-bright bedrooms, a large living-dining room, a kitchen, two immaculate bathrooms (one en-suite) and a hallway. Bedding is as follows:

- Bedroom 1: one queen size + one child’s bed with en-suite bathroom;
- Bedroom 2: three single beds, two of which can be put together to make a queen-size;
- Bedroom 3: one very comfy queen-size sofabed and a single bed.
- Livingroom: one design queen-size sofabed.

Like the other rooms in the house, the large living-dining room (view over an inside garden and the park) is furnished and decorated with antiques and craft including a beautiful extensible antique table with seating for 12. The very bright kitchen is roomy and fully equipped with all kind of cooking tools, pans and pots, etc. and features a dishwasher, a washing machine, an oven and more. All kitchen, bedroom and bathroom linen are provided and included in the price.

Mixing its classy, elegant setting with convenience and the most advanced technologies, Margherita Park grants all its guest a real top stay. A ‘round-the-clock, well-working wifi internet connection, a digital tv, a portable stereo, a safety door, a hairdryer and much more are provided and included in the price. Margherita Park is completely air conditioned and features perfect soundproof, double-glazing windows. The house mascot – the Asian Green Elephant in the livingroom – will grant you a prosperous, fun and relaxing stay in Bologna, the Italian capital of gourmet food, fun and nightlife.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 145 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11, Beds for 10-11

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 child bed

    En-suite bathroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    The sofabed is a real bed - firm mattess, frame....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 3 twin/ single

    Beds can be put together to make a double (on request)...moreless

  • Livingroom: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Very comfortable sofabed, great firm mattress and frame....moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1) In the Master room, Twin or Single Beds (4) Three in the Green room (two can be ut together to make a queen-size), one in the Lilac room., Child Beds (1) In the Master room (on request - no extra), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Two great, firm and comfortable queen-size sofabeds - one in the Lilac room, the other in the Livingroom...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • En-suite (Master bedroom): toilet, shower, bidet

    Towels, toilet paper, house detergents provided....moreless

  • Main bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, bidet

    Towels, toilet paper, house detergents provided....moreless

  • Towels, toilet paper, house detergents provided and included in the price. Bathrooms get thoroughly sanitized after each stay....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Antique furniture, furnishing. Craft. Nice decor. A small mom-and-pop cafe & grocery store is at the door. Two open-air markets and quite a few stores, shops, restaurants are at the corner. Greatest ice cream parlour @400 mts! Giardini Margherita park (lake, children playground, library, more) right behind the house. Bus stop: one block. Beautiful Bolognese hills reachable in a short stroll. We are centrally-located, all spots in town are easily reachable, most are walking distance. Two parking lots available nearby....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Wide flat screen, digital...moreless

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Downtown

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Racquetball
  • Spelunking
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    In the whole house...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Bedrooms, kitchen, bathrooms...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street:

    two public parking lots are available nearby - Staveco (300 mts) and Giardini Margherita (only 6€/day - free overnight)....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Free, 'round-the-clock service...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Wide, light-filled, well stocked. All tools, appliances are provided....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove

Building Type

  • Building
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Trade Fair
Sep 24 - Oct 1, 2016
6 night min stay

$1,178

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest

Mid-Season
Oct 2 - Oct 16, 2016
3 night min stay

$864

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest

Trade fair
Oct 17 - Oct 23, 2016
5 night min stay

$1,178

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest

Mid-Season
Oct 24 - Nov 6, 2016
3 night min stay

$864

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest

Trade Fair
Nov 7 - Nov 13, 2016
5 night min stay

$1,178

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest

Mid-Season
Nov 14 - Dec 23, 2016
3 night min stay

$864

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest

High Season
Dec 24 - Jan 7, 2017
5 night min stay

$943

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

$864

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

The above rates are weekly, for 2 guests. Each additional guest + 120 Euro/week. Children under 12 = 50% off. Babies = no charge. Initial & final cleaning, washing, utilities = 60 Euro up to 4 guests; 5 or more guests = 80 Euro. Flexible changeover day. Shorter-than-1-week and long-stay rates available. Minimum stay = 3 nights.


Manager's cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 09/20/2016
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Location

8 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
BLQ Bologna Marconi
0.01 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Bar & Grocery
4.5 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Bologna Golf Club
2.5 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Bologna Centrale
5.5 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Bologna A1
0.25 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Corner Restaurant
90 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Ravenna

Car: Not Necessary

We are located by Porta Castiglione, one of the main Medieval gates of ancient Bologna. All monuments, museums, theaters, best restaurants, stores and shops are reachable in minutes - walk or take the bus stopping at the corner. Piazza Maggiore: 12-14 minutes walk. Museum of Bologna: 10 minutes walk. University: 20 minutes walk. Train station: 15 minutes by city bus. Fairground: 20 minutes by city bus. A small family-held cafe and grocery is at the door. An open air market is at the street corner, another 8 minutes walk. Giardini Margherita - the largest public park in Bologna, with playground for children and lake - is next door. KEY LOCATION!

 

Manager info

Proprietari Associati Managing Co.

Year Purchased: 2011

About: I am a mature professional, married, two children. A friendly person myself, I like meeting people and make new acquaintances.

Why Bologna, Italy:
It is centrally-located, of a great style per se, typical of some Early-1900's Bologna good middle class, with a lot of flavour in it. It was love at first sight when the realtor showed me this roomy, charming apartment, filled with light and positive feelings. As I had the vacation rental business in mind I found this property to be perfectly fitting, so I immediately bought it. Remodeling, furnishing and decorating to that purpose took a lot of time and quasi-artistic effort, but we finally succeeded (thanks for the wonderful antiques, Mom!).

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
When I first saw this apartment its size, its ideal layout and the view over the garden and the park really impressed me. I loved the chance to accommodate at the best of comfort and style large families, with or without children, or a group of friends travelling together. As for the furniture and the decor I had quite a few beautiful stuff handy (thanks again, Mom!), real antiques and craft that would perfectly fit. My mind immediately pictured what I always wanted and was about to do - refurbish this apartment to make my idea turn into reality and bring it to the top of all rentals in Bologna. Now here's Margherita Park!


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  • The Living-dining room. Wide, light-and-bright rooms, 100% quiet.

    The Living-dining room. Wide, light-and-bright rooms, 100% quiet.

  • Some windows overlook an inside garden and Giardini Margherita park.

    Some windows overlook an inside garden and Giardini Margherita park.

  • The Master bedroom. A queen-size bed plus a crib (on request).

    The Master bedroom. A queen-size bed plus a crib (on request).

  • En-suite bathroom. Clean, thoroughly sanitized after each stay.

    En-suite bathroom. Clean, thoroughly sanitized after each stay.

  • A queen-size sofabed and a single in the Lilac room. The sofa is a real, firm bed

    A queen-size sofabed and a single in the Lilac room. The sofa is a real, firm bed

  • Good-quality linen provided for the bedrooms, the kitchen and the bathrooms.

    Good-quality linen provided for the bedrooms, the kitchen and the bathrooms.

  • All rooms in the house are quiet and extremely comfortable.

    All rooms in the house are quiet and extremely comfortable.

  • The Livingroom features a great design sofabed for two. Very comfy!

    The Livingroom features a great design sofabed for two. Very comfy!

  • Details have been taken excellent care of when furnishing the apartment.

    Details have been taken excellent care of when furnishing the apartment.

  • All cooking tools, appliances are provided, so making cooking easy and fun.

    All cooking tools, appliances are provided, so making cooking easy and fun.

  • Porta Castglione church as seen from the kitchen window.

    Porta Castglione church as seen from the kitchen window.

  • Giardini Margherita. The main public park in Bologna has a children playground.

    Giardini Margherita. The main public park in Bologna has a children playground.

  • The apartment is fully air conditioned, centrally heated. Double-glazing windows

    The apartment is fully air conditioned, centrally heated. Double-glazing windows

  • Select antiques, craft. Most of the furniture and decor come from our family.

    Select antiques, craft. Most of the furniture and decor come from our family.

  • The Master bedroom features its own en-suite bathroom.

    The Master bedroom features its own en-suite bathroom.

  • En-suite bathroom. Towels, toilet paper, detergents are provided.

    En-suite bathroom. Towels, toilet paper, detergents are provided.

  • All beds in the house feature firm mattresses, frames.

    All beds in the house feature firm mattresses, frames.

  • The Green room - 3 singles beds, 2 can be put together to make a queen-size.

    The Green room - 3 singles beds, 2 can be put together to make a queen-size.

  • The Main bathroom. Immaculate and in perfect working order.

    The Main bathroom. Immaculate and in perfect working order.

  • MARGHERITA PARK sleeps up to 11 and is ideal for a large family, groups.

    MARGHERITA PARK sleeps up to 11 and is ideal for a large family, groups.

  • Large, airy, light filled - this is our great fully stocked kitchen.

    Large, airy, light filled - this is our great fully stocked kitchen.

  • Groceries, shops and stores, two open-air markets are nearby.

    Groceries, shops and stores, two open-air markets are nearby.

  • MARGHERITA PARK is centrally-located, all monuments at hand.

    MARGHERITA PARK is centrally-located, all monuments at hand.

  • The Green Elephant, our lucky charm and mascot for prosperity. Come visit soon!

    The Green Elephant, our lucky charm and mascot for prosperity. Come visit soon!

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Wednesday, September 21, 2016

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