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Very elegant Loft at the top floor of an historic building, 100 meters from Piazza Pitti, Piazza Santo Spirito, and Ponte Vecchio. 5-15 minute walk from the most important monuments and museums of Florence.
Fine and very original, this open space is located on the second floor without elevator of an historic Florentine building in the center of Florence, a few steps from Palazzo Pitti , Ponte Vecchio and Uffizi , in the Oltrarno , one of the most beautiful areas of the city. This is the most distinctive district of central Florence, it is full of life with restaurants, markets and craft shops. The ideal starting point for those who want to turn the city on foot.
The apartment measures 170 square meters and can accommodate up to six people . Florentine terracotta floors and wood-beamed ceiling , the decor recalls the typical Florentine style while the fireplace of the fifteenth century ( usable) and furniture give it an original and classic touch that will make your stay a dream . The kitchen is functional and well equipped with gas hob and electric oven, offers everything you need for your culinary needs . The living room consists of a large table for six people (60s table and chairs designed by Gae Aulenti)and a comfortable sofa with armchairs and chairs (some of their origial of 18th, 17th and 15th century) around it , to be comfortable with friends or family. The bathrooms available are two, one with Jacuzzi and elegant shower. The sleeping area consists of three bedrooms: the first is located on the ground floor and consists of a single bed and sofa bed, while the other two are located upstairs in the two lofts , one with two single beds, and the other with double bed. The stairs have a space dedicated to wardrobe. Extremely quiet as it overlooks a private courtyard. When the weather is fine if you open the huge windows, the apartment is transformed: it reverts back to the lodge that was in 1500! So you are outdoors!
Also perfect for business meetings.
MOST IMPORTANT: WE CAN STORE YOUR LUGGASES BEFORE CHECK IN FROM 10 AM AND AFTER CHECK OUT UNTIL 11 PM.
Near the apartment there is my parents' restaurant, so the guests can find all day long someone speak english, french, spanish or russian that may help them if they are in trouble.
Dad Fabrizio and Mum Donatella in their restaurant offer to the guests a 15% discount!
THE TRIP AS AN EXPERIENCE:spend a holiday in a palace built in 1300 and still intact today, part of an ancient castle of Renaissance Florence, in whose garden Boccaccio, Paolo dal Pozzo Toscanelli, Brunelleschi, and Vespucci have talked about art, literature, mathematics and nautical routes.
THE TRIP AS AN EXPERIENCE: As the Paris Rive Gauche also the Oltrarno (which is on the left bank of the river) remained the only area of the city center which is not dedicated exclusively to tourism. You can find housewives who do their shopping at the local market, artisans who work in their shops, art galleries and important antique shops . Some of the most typical restaurants of the city are in this area and are mainly frequented by the Florentines.
Near the loft there are buses to go to every part of the city and all monuments, museums, most important places and the main railway station are no more than a 15 minute walk
The house is beautiful and tastefully decorated with original antique: conduct yourselves as if you were at home!
This host has a Moderate Cancellation Policy
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 7 days of the trip and get a 50% refund of the nightly rate, as well as a full refund of fees.
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Maria Luisa Costa a young Sommelier live in Florence, very interested in contemporay art, I work also in the beautiful restaurant of my parents, Fabrizio and Donatella, located next door to the apartment. We are all fans of Florentine cuisine, Tuscan art and Pinocchio!
I've a degree in in archeology and sometimes I am traveling around the world for my university