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Merville House Central Florence

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Last updated: 05/19/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

The Holiday Apartment Is Located In The Oltrarno Area Of Florence, In Santo

The apartment, was awarded with the "Certificate of Excellence for 2014", is located in the center of Florence in the picturesque and characteristic area of San Frediano
It is in Via della Chiesa 111, in an excellent position, which is within five minutes from majors points of interest as Piazza Duomo, Ponte Vecchio, Palazzo Pitti, etc. You can read the reviews of the previous tenants typing Merville house-Florence on Google.
The flat is situated within an ancient monastery, and still preserve some of its old features like vaulted ceilings with visible bricks, stone capitals and thick walls which insure a superb insulation from both temperature and noisy sounds.

The living room has a beautiful vaulted ceiling with exposed bricks, stone capitals and baseboards. It also has a small balcony equipped with a washing machine.
There is a very good heating/conditioning system which is also quiet. The split air conditioning is located in the living room, the bed room (well-aerated) is equipped with a tower fan.
The master bedroom is furnished with an ample wardrobe and a shoe rack.
A magnificent view can also be enjoyed from its windows.
The living room is fully furnished with a comfortable armchair, a sofa bed, hi-fi system, arcade game console with over 100 games and a caffe table which can be turned into a fully functioning dinner table, able can accommodate up to 8 people.
The kitchen area includes an oven, dishwasher, fridge and all the kitchenware needed to cook any kind of meal.
The access to the bathroom is through a pleasurable and traditional small stone room, fitted with a hydro-massage jets shower.

Out flat is located in the area of 'Oltrarno' (one of the
sides of the river Arno), which is also know by the local people as the 'Diladdarno' area.
This part of the city is a completing part of the historic center of Florence and includes the famous districts of Santo Spirito and San Frediano. The list of the attractions in this are includes several monuments, gardens, museums and unique ancient buildings. As an essential part of this picturesque area you will find Palazzo Pitti, the Basilica di Santo Spirito, the Giardino di Boboli. Other attractions include the workshops of artisans, goldsmiths, art restorers and other crafts which are part of our culture. The true spirit of Renaissance can easily be felt just walking around.

Within 100 metres fro the house you will find Piazza Tasso, a famous square which has been turned into a car park for non-residents people (marked by the blue lines).
From there, there is a vast network of buses which will bring you near any attraction you might want to visit.
A Supermarket (Pennymarket), opened seven days a week (8-21, Sunday: 9-13), is available in Via Burchiello, 93/95 500 mt frome apt.
There are four traditional restaurants in the square, all famous for their unique specialisation areas:
1) Ristorante 'Barbecue', for any grill maniac
2 )Ristorante 'Vecchia bettola', specialised in succulent Florentine T-bone steaks
3) Ristorante 'Tramvai', focused on Tuscany cuisine
4) Ristorante 'Punto macrobiotica', for a delicious vegetarian
In Piazza Tasso you can also find:
- Tobacconist who sells bus tickets
- Newspaper stand
- Ice cream shop
- Pub and a bakery.
- bus stop to the main places of interest.
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Member since: 2014

Speaks: english, spanish, italian
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/19/2017

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 50 m²

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 baby crib


  • Living Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon


  • Very quiet, night and day

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1


  • Bathroom with idromassage shower


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games:

    Consolle with 100 videogames...moreless


  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Botanical Garden
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Shopping
  • Walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    There is a comfortable sofabed for 2 person...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove


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


  • Balcony:

    Little balcony with washing machine...moreless

Building Type

  • Building


from 20 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nightly Rate
May 31 - Jun 1, 2017
2 night min stay
Aug 1 - Aug 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$104 $114
Fri, Sat
Medium Season
Nov 4 - Dec 27, 2017
2 night min stay
Nightly Rate
Dec 30 - Dec 31, 2017
2 night min stay
Nightly Rate
Jan 7 - Mar 31, 2018
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Tax Rate 10%

Manager's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 05/19/2017
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5 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
4 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
50 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
80 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
80 Kilometres
Nearest Beach

Manager info

Year Purchased: 41

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Speaks: english, spanish, italian
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/19/2017

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  • Livingroom with sofabed

    Livingroom with sofabed

  • Livingroom and bedroom

    Livingroom and bedroom

  • Guest Review Awards 2016

    Guest Review Awards 2016

  • Kitchen


  • Bedroom


  • Bedroom


  • Bathroom


  • Detail of bedroom view

    Detail of bedroom view

  • Videogames


  • Livingroom


  • Certificate Excellence 2014

    Certificate Excellence 2014

  • Livingroom and Kitchen

    Livingroom and Kitchen

  • Detail of Kitchen

    Detail of Kitchen

  • Bedroom


  • Bathroom with detail of shower

    Bathroom with detail of shower

  • Shower


  • Bedroom view

    Bedroom view

VRBO #584773

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Saturday, May 20, 2017

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