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Few steps from the Ponte Vecchio and the Uffizi museum.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 592 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

500 mtsq (around 550 sqft),1 bedroom,1 bathroom. Close to everything!

This new apartment, completely renovated, is the perfect base to explore the treasures of Florence city centre. It is located on the top floor of a building, provided with elevator, between Ponte Vecchio and Signoria square.

It consists of a nice entry, an equipped kitchen area with washing machine, a large dining-living room with a sofa bed, a bathroom with shower and a bedroom with a queen size bed. The new air conditioning unit provides cool air in the summer and warm air in the winter.

The bed room has a large window and a wardrobe with clothing storage space and a TV.

The living room has a large window from which is possible to see the tower of the Palazzo Vecchio, center of the political power . There is also a comfortable sofa bed to host two more people or simply rest in front of the TV after a day exploring Florence!

More Details

Property Manager
Gabriella
Member since: 2012
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english, spanish, italian, greek
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
September 13, 2018

Amenities

San Giovanni Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 592 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Please, remember to turn off the lights anytime you leave the house. Electricity is very expensive in Italy. Thanks!
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Monument View ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , bidet
  • One bathroom with shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Queen size bed (1) master bedroom. If requested, Baby Cribs (1) on demand, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Television
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(37 traveler reviews)

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Few steps from the Ponte Vecchio and the Uffizi museum.
average rating of 4.756757 based on 37 reviews
Phoenix, Arizona USA
4

Great location to everything.

  • 4 of 5

This apartment is located on the top street in Florence. Just 2 blocks from the Ponte Vecchio and 3 minutes to the Uffitzi museum. The apartment had great air conditioning for the hot summer months. There’s a washer and a lift, which is quite rare in most Florence buildings. The one negative was the bed. It’s small (only a full size bed), and quite hard. We found it to be very uncomfortable. Veronica is the apartment manager. She’s nice, but not quick to respond to questions. Overall, I’d select this apartment based on the fabulous location, a/c, and the lift.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

En plein coeur de Florence!

  • 5 of 5

Très bel appartement au coeur de Florence. À quelques pas du Ponte Vecchio et du Duomo. À recommander! Merci

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
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5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is located right at the heart of the city. Easily accessible and clean. If you happen to arrive by car, there are plenty of places to park on the other side of the river. We used Garage Lungarno, which is the closest. If we visit Florence again, would definitely stay at this apartment again.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
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Alameda, California
5

Great place in the heart of things!

  • 5 of 5

If you want to walk out the door and be in the center of it all, this apartment is for you. The Ponte Vecchio Bridge, the Uffizzi, the Duomo, and many of the attractions are only a short stroll from here. The apartment is modern and comfortable, perfect for a couple. The wifi is strong. The air conditioning and the elevator is a luxury. Our host, Barbara, was wonderful and made meeting her simple and easy. This is a great place. All you want from Florence is there.

  • Submitted: May 27, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
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5

Gorgeous and central

  • 5 of 5

Convenient walking distance to EVERYTHING. Beautiful apartment with great amenities. Host was wonderful, accessible, helpful, and very kind.

  • Submitted: May 16, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
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4

Great apartment, great location

  • 4 of 5

We loved our stay in Florence. We were in the apartment for 10 days and everything worked out great. The apartment is only steps away from Ponte Vecchio and none of the sights in central Florence are more than a 15 min walk away. Only two minor issues - NOISE - one Friday night (happened to be Good Friday) there was loud shouting, laughing and some singing from the street below that kept on till 4:00AM. Only happened that one night - all other nights were quiet. BED - the full size bed is quite firm. I would say it’s hard. Otherwise the unit is fully equipped, modern inside and comfortable. There is a lift (unit is on the 6th and top floor.

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
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Map

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Peretola Airport, Via del Termine, Florence
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
Santa Maria Novella Train Station
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Autostrada A1 e A11
Car: not necessary

In the heart of the historical center of Florence, between the Ponte Vecchio and Signoria square.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Final Cleaning $70.08
Refundable damage deposit $175.19

ARRIVAL/DEPARTURE POLICY and CITY TAX
CHECK-IN IS UPON APPOINTMENT As soon as you know, please let me know the details about your arrival and departure time. Consider that we could meet at a convenient time from 3 PM to 7 PM. Anyway, we try to be flexible, so please, let us know your needs.
LATE CHECK-IN FEE – NO INFO
 For arrival or departure between 7 and 10 PM we typically charge 25 euro and after 10 PM 50 euro. For any delay you can prevent, I kindly ask you to inform me with a call or text message on my phone mobile. Usually, if I’m not prevented, I can wait only for half an hour and then we will agree a new meeting time. In that case, check-in is considered on-a-call and there will be an extra charge of 25 euro.
Because of some unpleasant situations with some guests, I need to do the clarifications above. Also, I'M NOT LIVING IN THE SAME BUILDING AND NOT EVEN IN THE AREA and I'm managing other apartments too, so I need to get organized. If you come by train or by flight, please, give me you arrival scheduled time. If you are driving, please, share your plans with me and I can help you arranging a parking(not included in the rent). 
CLEANING
 The day of your arrival might be the departure of a previous guests and apt's cleaning could not be finished. In that case, you can leave your luggage, get the keys and come back at an agreed time.
 CANCELLATION POLICY Cancellation up to 30 days before date of arrival, no fee will be charged. Up to 15 days before your arrival it will be 50 % of the rental. Late cancellations the entire amount will be due. CITY TAX From 1 July 2011 the City of Florence by resolution of the City Council No. 230/33 of 06.20.2011, integrated by resolution No. 21/2012, has established the “'tourist tax”. The tax is applied to non-residents overnight stays in the city of Florence for a maximum of 7 consecutive nights.The tax rate for this tourist structure is 2,5 euro per person per night.

Manager'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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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