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Three-room apartment overlooking Piazza Santa Croce

People5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 775 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet

Overview

About the property

Do you want to wake up every morning admiring the majestic Basilica of Santa Croce?

For those who want to understand what it means to experience the Stendhal Syndrome we have the right proposal.

An apartment located in Piazza Santa Croce, to 'top floor of a historical building, built on the foundations of an ancient greek theater. A bedroom, a living room with sofa bed, a study, bathroom and kitchen for a total of five comfortable beds. Wifi, television, independent heating and fan heater (?)Kitchen accessoriatissima and ladder hoist as an alternative to the four flights of stairs.

But above all a breathtaking view: the four windows that frame the front the Basilica of Santa Croce, a terrace that frames the Palazzo Vecchio and two side views respectively on the Church of San Miniato al Monte and the hill Fiesole.

More Details

Owner
Serena
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

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

Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 February, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Santa Croce in Centro Storico (Quartiere 1)

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 775 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • - 1 Double Bed
    - 1 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • tennis
Notes:
Chek-in 16:00 Check-out 11:00

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(15 traveller reviews)

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Three-room apartment overlooking Piazza Santa Croce
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 15 reviews
5

Lovely views...

  • 5 of 5

This is a lovely holiday apartment furnished in local style, well worth the 99 shallow steps up to it. There is a stair lift for luggage and softies. Looking directly at the Church of Santa Croce, it is very central, a short walk from all the major sites. The owner Serena is very helpful.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You have been the best guests of the world. It has been a great pleasure to receive you
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5

Charming flat, excellent location, and breathtaking views!

  • 5 of 5

Serena was very prompt in answering my questions when I was considering this flat. My husband and I stayed for 9 nights and enjoyed seeing the winter international markets below in the Santa Croce Piazza. I've always wanted to experience Christmas time in Florence and this was the perfect location. The flat was well-equipped and furnished nicely. Annalisa was so sweet when we met her to give us the tour and going over the keys. It is a lot of steps but they really aren't very steep and the view is very worth it. Location is great and Vivoli's is right around the corner for the best gelato! Excellent location! Thank you Serena and Annalisa! Buon Natale!

  • Review Submitted: 24-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your wonderful review, I really appreciate it. Hoping to see you once again in Fliorence
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Montreal, Quebec
5

Great stay, could not be better.

  • 5 of 5

Living in this apartment is like living in a historical penthouse - you have wonderful views in all directions and the most amazing view on Santa Croce. Viewing it at sunrise or sunset was a special highlight of my trip to Florence. Apartment is quite big, bright and very comfortable. There is absolutely everything there that you could need during the stay. Stairs were not a problem, I actually liked climb them as this process diminished my guilt after eating so much ice-cream. Annalise is very helpful and charming. Serena responses immediately on any questions. Would recommend this apartment and happily rent it again.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your wonderful review. I hope to have to opportunity to know you in the future
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5

Wonderful.

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is wonderful. If you can handle 10 flights of stairs, book this apartment.

It is in a great location with beautiful views and furnished to the highest standards. Everything you could possibly need is provided. Thanks.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks a lot for your wonderful words. I really appreciate it. I have lived there 20 years and I love that flat so much
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5

Lovely , well equiped appartment in good location

  • 5 of 5

The appartment is on the 4th floor with no lift so it is quite a climb but well worth it .the view from the lounge is great as it is of st croce basillica. IThere is a very small balcony looking the other way ,just enough space for 1 person . The apparment was well equiped and plenty of extras if needed eg extra pillows or towels. The decoration was good and the place had a homely relaxed feel about it . It is in a good position with most places within easy walking distance

  • Review Submitted: 23-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks a lot for your wonderful description
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Conshohocken, PA
5

Awesome apartment in an awesome location!

  • 5 of 5

We were able to check into the apartment early because no one had rented it the day we were checking in. Serena was very responsive to our questions prior to our visit. The apartment is a across from the Santa Croce church.. perfect location from everything you want to see. The apartment is on the 4th floor which is 100 steps up with no elevator so just be aware of that. It was fine for us as we didn't have groceries or Anything we needed to bring up the stairs on a regular basis. The first trip in with our luggage was a little tiring but then it was fine. We stayed in September so the weather was perfect for no air conditioning. It was cool at night and the breeze was perfect. (No bugs either). I would absolutely stay here again. It was truly a lovely apartment.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks a lot for the wonderful words, I really appreciate it
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Amerigo Vespucci, Firenze
Nearest Ferry
90 Kilometres
livorno
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Santa Maria Novella, Firenze
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Autostrada del Sole Firenze
Nearest Beach
80 Kilometres
Viareggio

Strategic position to reach on foot in a few minutes all the main places of interest of the town. Located in a lively neighborhood where you can enjoy even more of a Florence real popular for the presence of markets and, of craftsmen and historic shops in recent years they have experienced a renewal. Not far from the railway station of Santa Maria Novella.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Santa Croce, Florence Area

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
inverno
8 Jan 2018 - 29 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£264
for 2 nights
From
£132
£704
£2,201
 
 
primavera
30 Mar 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
£317
for 2 nights
From
£158
£880
£2,641
 
 
estate
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
2 night minimum stay
£247
for 2 nights
From
£123
£616
£2,025
 
 
autunno
1 Sep 2018 - 4 Nov 2018
2 night minimum stay
£317
for 2 nights
From
£158
£880
£2,641
 
 
media stagione
5 Nov 2018 - 6 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
£229
for 2 nights
From
£114
£572
£1,233
 
 
festività
7 Dec 2018 - 6 Jan 2019
2 night minimum stay
£317
for 2 nights
From
£158
£880
£2,641
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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