This one bedroom apartment with free unlimited WiFi, AC, washing machine is located in the City centre on an attractive street with restaurants and shops that allows you to walk to all the main tourist attractions in approximately 10 minutes.
This split level, open plan, first floor apartment, retains many of its original period features. The wooden ceiling beams and chandeliers provides an exclusive and romantic atmosphere in the heart of Florence City centre. The apartment is the perfect base to explore the treasures of Florence City centre or explore the surrounding Tuscany countryside. The train station and bus station are very close. Cars can be hired in the same street.
The upper level comprises of the large bedroom and ensuite bathroom.
The lower level (two steps down) comprises of the living room / dining room with the kitchen set off. The new air conditoning unit provides cool air in the summer and warm air in the winter. Double glazing has been installed to the windows. A washing machine, TV and DVD has been installed.
The Ponte Vecchio and Uffizzi gallery is less than ten minutes walk, along the river Arno.
The apartment is on Borgo Ognissanti which is a couple of minutes from the River Arno and close to the famous Grand and Excelsior Hotels at Piazza Ognissanti. It is directly above a bakery which is convenient for buying fresh brioche in the mornings. Opposite is the highly recommended Il Profeta restaurant, which has fantastic food (see trip advisor).
Santa Maria Novella train station is approximately five minutes walk from the apartment. We will send you a map showing the apartment location in the Centre of Florence when a rental inquiry is made.
Borgo Ognissanti is a one way street that has lots of speciality shops that makes it easy and convenient to buy groceries, fresh bread and milk. The street boasts several local supermarkets that have good quality fresh produce, fishmongers, speciality meats, wines, bakery and some excellent restaurants. In addition to fine art and furniture shops. There are also several car hire shops in the street and a garage for private parking. St Regis Hotel and the Westin Excelsior Hotels are nearby in Piazza D'Ognissanti which are arguably the two finest hotels in Florence and giving you confidence that the location is excellent for visiting the sites. You have the location without the price of these hotels and even more space than a hotel room. The police station (Carabinieri) is also in Borgo Ognissanti which provides a sense of safety and security to the area.
There is a secure private car park available in the same street one minute from the apartment. You can walk along the Arno to visit the Ponte Vecchio (the old bridge), Uffizi gallery, Piazza della Signoria and on to the Duomo and Giotto's Tower. Alternatively cross over the ponte vecchio to visit the Pitti Palace and Boboli Gardens in the Oltrano district.
Unlimited free WiFi
Please leave the property the way that you found it and respect your neighbours to have peace and quiet.
Italy is a wonderful place to escape to and enjoy the fantstic food, wine and so much to see and do in the City of Florence or explore the Tuscany countryside.