Moro Apartment (5+3 pax)
Located in a prestigious 17th century palazzo near the Arno River, this elegant apartment is in the very heart of Florence and a moment away from the most important monuments.
The apartment blends 17th century splendor with a central location. The Duomo Cathedral, one of the city’s most famous landmarks, is just 600 meters away. The romantic Ponte Vecchio (“old bridge”), designer shops, art galleries, and museums are all within 1 km. The building is located in the old city center of Florence, where all the major attractions are located. This area is no more than 1.5 km across: everything is within walking distance.
The décor of the interior has been executed in the traditional Florentine style and the rooms are furnished with particular elegance.
The apartment is on the first floor with elevator; it is 140 sqm wide and consists of an entrance way, three bedrooms (two bedrooms can be arranged either as double or twin; the third bedroom is a single bedroom on the mezzanine floor), three bathrooms (three showers and one bathtub), a fully equipped kitchen, a spacious living room with TV and a dining table. Furthermore, there are one divan-bed in the living room and one chair-bed in the single bedroom. The floor of the rooms is in parquet or terracotta tiles.
• Air conditioning (there are 3 internal units, 2 in the double bedrooms and 1 in the living room; in the single room there is a ventilator)
• Direct-dial line (only local calls)
• Internet high speed access (wired and wireless)
• LCD Television with DTT decoder and DVD reader
• Washing and dryer machine
• Cradle and Cribs (infant beds) on request
Nearby Points of Interest
Duomo (cathedral) – 600 meters
Dante's house – 700 meters
Via Tornabuoni (shopping street) - 250 meters
Ponte Vecchio - 600 meters
Uffizi Art Gallery and Piazza Signoria – 700 meters
Accademia Art Gallery (Michelangelo’s David) – 600 meters
Palazzo Pitti – 700 meters
San Lorenzo Market – 650 meters
San Lorenzo Church (with Michelangelo chapel) – 650 meters
Golf Club L’Ugolino - 9 kilometers
Siena - 65 kilometers
Central railway station (Santa Maria Novella) – 500 meters
Florence Vespucci Airport (FLR): approximate driving time is 20 minutes and distance is 6 kilometers.
Taxis are stationed in front of the Arrivals terminal or can be called by radiotaxi (Phone +39.055.4242/4390/4499/4798). Taxi journey time from the airport to Florence city center is about 20 minutes. Journey cost is calculated by the taxi meter (average cost is 20/25 Euro).
Bus: Ataf-Sita: 'Vola in bus' service. Departures from A. Vespucci Airport: from 6.00 to 23.30 every thirty minutes. The bus arrives to Santa Maria Novella railway station, which is approximately 500 meters far from the apartment.
Pisa airport: approximate driving time is 1 hour and distance is 95 kilometers.
It's possible to take either the train (www.ferroviedellostato.it/homepage_en.html) or the bus (www.terravision.eu/florence_pisa.html).
Garage Centrale - 10 meters (Via dei Fossi 50/R - tel: +39.055.283030)
Garage Sole - 140 meters (Via del Sole - tel: +39.055.2381695)
Garage Europa - 400 meters (Borgo Ognissanti 96 - tel: +39.055.292222)
To rent a car:
Borgo Ognissanti 128 R
The most enjoyable way to explore this beautiful and compact city is on foot. Taxis and buses are also available.