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The Tower on the River + Personal Driver, 30 Mts by Ponte Vecchio, Daily Tours

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Last updated: 11/28/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

For those who wish to experience a trip back in the medio evo, and live in an historical, ancient medioeval Florentine tower with all modern amenities, this is your unique opportunity!!!
Wooden beams, Florentine “cotto” floor, stone doorposts in “pietra serena”, a 15th century spectacular marble buthub in the bathroom and a noble stone holy emblem in the living room over a wonderful fireplace.

This apartment is located on the 4th floor with lift just a stone through the famous ' Ponte Vecchio', in the Oltrarno area, in front of the Uffizi museum, just across the river. From the modern building you incredibly step into a charming tower room provided with a full height window. The kitchenette is compact, but fully equipped to cook a complete meal: one electric burner, microwave, sink, coffee pot, drip coffee maker, electric tea kettle, pots, pans, knives, utensils.
Sunny and bright, 'The Tower' is composed of a living room with a sofa bed, and a bedroom with a King bed (180 x 200 cm, it can be split and set up as two single beds) and a fabulous bathroom with murble buthtub. The property overlooks Borgo San Jacopo street, wich is truly told to be 'the street with the hidden towers'

For a glimpse of traditional ancient Florentine life and decor, book your stay in this incredible apartment and enjoy your unic trip in an extraordinary medioeval athmospere!
The apartment includes air-conditioning and heating system, free WiFi Internet connection.
You also will be able to enjoy a library and to consult many art and guide books about Florence and Tuscany during your stay.
SPECIAL AMENITY!!!
A PERSONAL DRIVER WILL TOUR YOU AROUND TUSCANY, TO FORTE DEI MARMI, SIENA, PORTOFINO OR WHENEVER YOU PREFER WHENEVER YOU WANT.
ENJOY YOUR WHOLE HOLIDAY AND MAKE IT SPECIALVISITING EXCLUSIVE LOCATIONS DURING YOUR STAY. BOOK A 5 DAYS OR A WEEK STAY AND EXPLORE THE SECRET BEAUTY OF ITALY!!!

Payment method: paypal or credit card
The deposit will not be refunded in case of cancellation less than 30 days in advance

To check in after 20:00 (8:00 p.m.) or check out before 07:30 a.m., you will be asked to pay 60 euros exrra

Additional Services Available: We would be happy to assist in arranging additional services to provide ease as well as enrich your stay in Florence. The following services can be coordinated, paid locally:
Pre-arrival grocery shopping
Customized tours, excursions and/or cooking classes
Mid-stay maid and laundry services

Keywords: Luxury trip back in the ancient tower

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Owner

Member since: 2015

Speaks: english, italian
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 11/28/2016

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 4
  • 260 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

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

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Entertainment

  • Books:

    Small library and Art books are available during your stay...moreless

  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace
  • Garage:

    garage is available for extra charge: 25 euros/night, located just 10 meters from the apartment...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dishes and utensils are for a party of 4 ...moreless

  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Building Type

  • Building
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nov - December
Nov 1 - Dec 22, 2016
3 night min stay
$96
$619
Christmas Time
Dec 23 - Jan 7, 2017
3 night min stay
$149
$960

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $7 per night, per additional guest

low-mid season
Feb 2 - Mar 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$105
$619
April
Apr 1 - Apr 23, 2017
3 night min stay
$138
$885
May and june
May 1 - Jun 30, 2017
3 night min stay
$101
$693

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $13 per night, per additional guest

July
Jul 1 - Jul 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$107
$693

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest

August
Aug 1 - Aug 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$96
$693

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Final cleaning $72.53
  • Pet Fee $32.00
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Our rates are to be considered for 2 people, for a party of 3/4 people please contact us

The paypal transaction fee at the check in time is up to the guest

To check in after 20:00 (8:00 p.m.) or before 07:30 a.m., you will be asked to pay 50 euros exrra

Air condition is only available from june 1st to september 15th

Additional Services Available: We would be happy to assist in arranging additional services as well as enrich your stay in Florence.

The following services can be coordinated and paid locally:

Pre-arrival grocery shopping

Customized tours, excursions and/or cooking classes

Mid-stay maid and laundry services


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 11/28/2016
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Location

15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Amerigo Vespucci, Peretola
1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Livorno
12 Miles
Nearest Train
Santa Maria Novella Train Station
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Forte dei Marmi

Car: Not Necessary

Both famous and local restaurants lounge bars, pubs and luxury shops are located on the street, all the main touristic spots are nearby 3 minutes walk from Pitti Palace, 30 meters from Ponte Vecchio, 2 minutes walk from Piazza Signoria, 1.5 minutes to the Uffizi Gallery and 4 minutes to the Duomo.

Wash/dry service down the street available at home on request

Several taxi stations and available down the street and at the corner with Ponte Vecchio

Underground parking available 10 meters from home (Garage lungarno).

Supermarket 50 meters open 7 days/week until 9 PM

Famous restaurant and trattorias offer the most exquisite traditional tuscan food!!

Located between two of the most renown bridges in Florence,

the Old Bridge (Ponte Vecchio) and Santa Trinita Bridge, The Tower offers its guests the chance to enjoy a unique stay in the very heart of this beautiful city,

Your stay will be more enjoyable in this unique combination of history and contemporary style,

in one of the most special areas of Florence.

 

Owner info


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Speaks: english, italian
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 11/28/2016

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This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Thursday, December 01, 2016

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THE TOWER ON THE RIVER + PERSONAL DRIVER, 30 mts by PONTE VECCHIO, DAILY TOURS

Florence #680568

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