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Sant' Egidio is 5 mins from the Dome. On the ground floor with WI.FI and Air Con

People3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 538 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Ground Floor Apartment in the heart of Florence

Sant' Egidio apartment is located of the ground floor of a 19th C. building and easily accomodates 3 adults (1 is sofa bed). Is a very quiet apartment since orientated to an internal court.

There are 3 stairs to enter the apartment.

The apartment is in typical Tuscan style with beams and joists. Holds 1 large master bedroom, 1 bathroom with shower, 1 kitchenette with oven, microwave, dishwasher, electric kettle, toaster, smoother and small little lounge with flat LED TV and sofa bed. In both bedroom and lounge air conditioning is available. Internet WI-FI connection is free and available together with washing machine.

Cot available free of charge on request.

More Details

Owner
Mirta Palmidoro & Francesco Manzini
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 September, 2017

About Mirta Palmidoro & Francesco Manzini

Half Italian/half British I have been travelling and living overseas for 12 years where was working in the tourist field. After all this travel decided to return to Italy where I have met my husband and changed job. Have been living in Florence with my family for the past 7 years and decided to return to my original 'passion' and accomodate travellers in our apartment in Sant' Egidio.

Looking forward to meet you

I will be answering your queries within 24 hrs.

Mirta Palmidoro & Francesco Manzini purchased this apartment in 2011

Why Mirta Palmidoro & Francesco Manzini chose Florence Historic Centre

My husband and I were looking as an investment a flat which was in the heart of Florence, in an ancient building and we fell in love with the beams and joists of this flat which are thypical of the Florentine style. This is also the reason why we tried to give Sant' Egidio a warm touch mantaining a very relaxing atmosphere.

What makes this apartment unique

For us Sant' Egidio is unique because of its atmosphere, because of its location and for all love and attention to details we put into it.

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 538 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • With shower, wc and bidet. Air dryer is available
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Very confortable, holds air conditioning, gives to a quiet internal court
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • photography
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
Notes:
Wi Fi available and free of charge

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(44 traveller reviews)

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Sant' Egidio is 5 mins from the Dome. On the ground floor with WI.FI and Air Con
average rating of 4.7954545 based on 44 reviews
Fort Worth, Texas, USA
5

PERFECT LOCATION IN FLORENCE

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Mirta and Francesco for being so helpful in the rental process. We spent 5 lovely nights in your cute and comfy apartment. Well stocked, lots of character and comfy bed. We walked everywhere and will be back again someday.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: thank you Kathy was lovely hosting you and we are always so happy when we manage to make our guests experience great in Florence. Take care Mirta & Francesco
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5

BEST place to stay in Florence 5+++++

  • 5 of 5

Absolute best place we could have found to stay in Florence!!! If I could give it more than 5 stars I would!!! The communication with Mirta was excellent....very prompt!!!

The apartment was very clean and large with comfortable bed. The set up was excellent. Loved the decor. The pictures do not do it justice...... much bigger than we thought it would be!! So thoughtful to have fruit and wine upon our arrival..It was a very quiet area in a perfect location!!! Only minutes from the Duomo, Acadamia, Uffizi Gallery, Pointe Vecchio, and more. Also we able to walk everywhere we wanted to go.

Thank you so much Mirta for making our stay in Florence so wonderful!! We felt so fortunate to have found this great apartment!!!!!

Thanks again!!!

Bruce and Julie

  • Review Submitted: Sep 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Bruce and Julie, just... thank you thank you thank you. We felt so happy to read your review!!! you really made our day and most of us satisfied to see that our efforts are well paid. As you know we want all our Customers to feel at home and to love our city. Glad to see that we achieved our hope. Take care and hope to see you soon. Mirta & Francesco
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5

Fantastic apartment at a superb location!

  • 5 of 5

What a lovely stay at Mirtas apartment, beautfully appointed, lovely space and everything you could need (full kitchen, iron, even hairdryer and straighteners!). The location as well was just superb - a few minutes to the dome and had guide-book recommended restaurants on the doorstep. On top of that a gorgeous welcome basket and bottle of prosecco to welcome us - with something for our little one as well! So lovely, Couldn't fault it.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great location, lovely accommodations

  • 5 of 5

This apartment met all our needs. It was comfortable, centrally located, and close to a supermarket. We were able to walk to all the main attractions, and even had a bus to the train station that stopped close to our door. We really appreciated the first floor location and air conditioning, as well as the very hospitable welcome (Spumante, fruit, local olive oil, etc.). The folder with "helpful hints" was very thorough, although I think the owners should include information about garbage disposal, as we ate a lot of our meals there. We would definitely stay again on a return to Florence.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear All - thank you for your kind words and really happy you enjoyed your stay. You are perfectly right regarding the garbage disposal; we will make a map which should be able to help identifying them. Hope to see you soon take care Mirta & Francesco
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Universal City, Texas, USA
5

Great location and very nice apartment

  • 5 of 5

Clean and nicely appointed. Great location

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear John - thank you very much for your feedback. Very appreciated and hope to host you again soon. Take care Mirta & Francesco
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5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay here! The apartment is in the perfect location and is so comfortable. Many great bars and restaurants nearby, and of course the Duomo! The apartment has plenty of room, and it was very clean and well-stocked. I can't say enough good things.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Loren, thank you very much for your feedback! we are so happy when we manage to satisfy our customers and hope you will be able to come to visit us soon. Take care Mirta & Francesco
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Location

Ponte Vecchio
la ghianda restaurant
"At lunch is self service. Food and service are just great and full of locals."
Nearest Airport
6 Kilometres
Florence
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Cosi di Patrizio Cosi
Nearest Ferry
91 Kilometres
Livorno
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
Parco di Firenze,Via dell'Isolotto, 50142
Nearest Train
14 Kilometres
Santa Maria Novella
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
Firenze Sud
Nearest Restaurant
20 Metres
Barbagianni
Nearest Ski
87 Kilometres
Abetone
Nearest Beach
91 Kilometres
Livorno
Car: not necessary

The street of Sant' Egidio follows the shape of the walls of the fifth circle, that of Dante's time, it owes its name to the church of Sant'Egidio.

The side of the street is dominated by high walls without windows of the former convent of the Oblate, which now belongs to the City of Florence and holds various institutions: a library, two museums and archives. The old chapel, with gabled façade is still visible in front of the forecourt of the hospital.

Our apartment Is located in the heart of Florence: 400 mt from Dome, 370 mt from Santa Croce Church which is a prestigious symbol of Florence, the meeting place of the greatest artists, theologians, religious scholars, humanists and politicians, who determined, in good times and bad times, the identity of the city's late-medieval and Renaissance art. It is also 500 mt from the Chruch and Market of Sant'Ambrogio, where every day for the past 100 years the locals have been going for their veggies, cheeses, meats and, most of all... to meet and greet

Thanks to its location is recommended to walk everywhere but should you need to use the local bus service the nearest bus stop is in front of the apartment. Also few car parkings are available at extra charge (The Oriuolo Garage is also just in front of the apartment) and which will allow you to enter the Limited Traffic Zone (LTZ). Should you wish to contact them pls find below the addresses:

GARAGE ORIUOLO

44/R, V. Oriuolo - 50122 Firenze (FI)

tel: 055 2260128 - fax: 055 2639658

GARAGE FIESOLANA

5r, V. Fiesolana - 50121 Firenze (FI)

tel: 055 2466556 - fax: 055 2466556

Should you arrive by Train the closest train station is Santa Maria Novella which is 1 km distance while the Airport of Florence is 6 km distance

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Duomo, Florence

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
 
Summer
1 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£268
for 3 nights
From
£77
£552
£2,213
 
 
Christmas 2017
18 Dec 2017 - 9 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£268
for 3 nights
From
£77
£552
£2,213
 
 
Summer 2018
1 Mar 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£268
for 3 nights
From
£77
£552
£2,213
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£233
for 3 nights
From
£66
£468
£1,840
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £35.22

Additional 10.00 € are charged for the third person per night.
Smoking not allowed

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.
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