15% Off Luxury Apartment Near Duomo Wifi in Historical Medici Palazzo

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Last updated: 10/15/2016
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Newly renovated luxury apartment in Historical Medici's Palazzo. Apartment on 3 levels with very high furniture and finishes. Adjacent to Piazza San Marco and Accademia Museum (where Michelangelo's David is kept). Just 8 min. walking from Duomo (0.4 miles), and 4 minutes walking from San Lorenzo's Market. On a quiet one way street, where traffic is restricted to residents of the historical center only.

We completed the renovation in September 2011. Located on the main floor of the building. Elevator available, security door. The apartment has 1 Bedroom and 1.5 bathrooms, with bathtub and shower. A Sofa Bed in the living room.

Apartment amenities:
Luxury finishes and extremely comfortable, Queen size Bed and large Sofa Bed (where 1 more person cold sleep - no extra charge). The apartment has 2 flat screen TVs (32' and 22'), Complimentary Wireless Internet, Blue Ray Player with Movies, X Box 360 with Gmes, Ipod/Iphone Dock station with Harman-Kardon HiFi. A full kitchen is available at the bottom floor together with all tools, microwave, oven. Espresso Coffee Machine, Washing machine, independent heating and air conditioning are also available and all is included in the cost.
A large park is located 3 minutes walking from the house, perfect for jogging in historical Florence.
Parking is available just half a block away at your charge (Around Euros 45 per day), bike and scooter rental just half a block away.
We would be happy to recommend you the best restaurants and attractions, as well as assist you with any question you might have during your stay.
We will provide linen and towels.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1100 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : Apartment on ground floor, but Palazzo has 4 stories

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 2-3

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Living Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon


  • Bedroom is located on the upper floor, open loft.

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, shower, bidet


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, bidet


  • 1 Main Bathroom with tub and shower. a second half bathroom near the kitchen...moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Located 4 min. walking from the famous Leather and produce market of San Lorenzo, and 8 min. walking from the Duomo. On a quiet one way street within the area with traffic limited to residents only....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Ski Lift Privileges
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning:


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator:

    Apartment on ground floor, but Palazzo has 4 stories...moreless

  • Garage:

    2 blocks away at around 50 Euros per day...moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Luxury Linen...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided:

    Luxury Towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


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from 5 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Season
Apr 1 - Oct 31, 2016
4 night min stay

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

Nov 1 - Mar 31, 2017
4 night min stay

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

High Season
Apr 1 - Oct 31, 2017
4 night min stay

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $45 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
4 night min stay

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning Fee $100
  • Renters Insurance $50
  • Taxes Not included


Occupants will leave the premises in as good a condition as they found them at check-in, and will be responsible for any damage caused by occupants and their guests. A checklist will be compiled at arrival and signed off at departure as well as local contract. Copy of a document will be required on arrival.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 10/15/2016
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5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Firenze Peretola
0.1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
80 Miles
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Miles
Nearest Train
Firenze Santa Maria Novella
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Firenze Sud
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
50 Miles
Nearest Ski
60 Miles
Nearest Beach
Forte dei Marmi

Car: Not Necessary


Owner info

A Suite in Florence

Year Purchased: 1990

About the owner: Hello, I'm a 36 years old, Italian man. I am Hotel Manager for a Luxury Resort in Barbados called Sandy Lane and previously I worked and lived in Washington DC for 7 years where I managed the operations of a Luxury Relais & Chateaux Hotel (The Jefferson) located near the White House. My family and I have a passion for fine Hospitality. We look forward welcoming you and assisting during your stay.

Why the Owner Chose Fortezza da Basso (Florence, Italy):
Living in a Luxury Home built in the 16th century by the Medici Family. Completely renovated and updated with top luxury finishes. In perfect location, with amenities of 5* Hotel.

Contact us

Speaks: english, french, spanish, italian

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  • detail living room

    detail living room

  • laundry room

    laundry room

  • The Street

    The Street

  • San Lorenzo Market

    San Lorenzo Market

  • The Palazzo

    The Palazzo

  • Piazza della Repubblica, 8 min. walking distance

    Piazza della Repubblica, 8 min. walking distance

  • Palazzo Signoria

    Palazzo Signoria

VRBO #467388

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Wednesday, October 19, 2016

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