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PONTE VECCHIO Apartment in the Tower Houses Street

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 721 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet

Overview

About the property

Borgo San Jacopo located on Firenze's Oltrarno area. It is the first street on right handside from Ponte Vecchio. On mid century specially after 12 th century big settlement started. Specially after Renaissance plenty of Tower houses been built. And these houses makes this street very special. They stayed original condition till second world war. On second world war all streets from Ponte Vecchio been damaged, Borgo San Jacopo is the one of them. More or less all streets are built up again and they tried to keep on original condition of the buildings specially tower houses. Beginning of the Borgo San Jacopo there's Rossi Cerchi tower. Underneath of the tower there's Bacco fountain. It is also damaged on second world war. But original of the fountain you can see at Bargello museum. Built by French sculptor Jiam Bologna. He spent most of his life around here. On the street there's Barbadori tower. Under the tower from small yard you can see beautiful Ponte Vecchio scene. Ju st crossed the Barbadori tower, there's a oldest tower on the street from 14th century. Belfredelli and Ramaglianti towers attached together. On the same street there's another Barbadori tower. And opposite to that tower there's Marsili tower. While carry on walking you can see San Jacapo Soprarno church. This is Greek Orthodox church. And the last tower of the street is Angiolieri tower. End of the Borgo San Jacapo there's famous Suprone fountain, it's been built end of the 16th century.

Near our apartment there's a Michelin star very popular Borgo San Jacopo restaurant.

More Details

Property Manager
ilker tuzomay
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, Italian, Turkish
Calendar last updated:
25 April, 2018

What makes this apartment unique

CAR ACCESS:

NON-RESIDENT and TOURIST ACCESS

Non-authorized cars are prohibited from driving within the ZTL at the following times:

Monday to Friday, from 07:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Saturdays from 07:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

PRIVATE GARAGES (€20/25/30 per day, depending on the car size)

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Oltrarno in Santo Spirito

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 721 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
Notes:
1. NO SMOKING. 2. Please wash your dishes. 3. Please help us to respect the environment: turn off all lights and electronic devices when you leave the apartment.!!! 4. Please consider our neighbors. Avoid making noise after 10:00pm.Please respect the neighborhood and the common areas of the building, especially after 22.00. 5. Please close the windows,lock the door when you go out. Thanks

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PONTE VECCHIO Apartment in the Tower Houses Street
average rating of 4.9583335 based on 24 reviews
Whitebridge, NSW
5

Well appointed apartment in great area

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is located in the Oltrarno area but very close to Ponte Vecchio in one of the best streets in Firenze. Ilker was very prompt in corresponding with us and very easy to deal with. We were shown the apartment by Devrim. She was wonderful and took the time to explain everything to us. The building has a lift which is very convenient for luggage and after long day walking. Just make sure you close both doors on the lift after exiting to make sure it works for the residents who rely on it. All rooms were great in the apartment and it had all you needed. The area has a Conad supermarket about 50 metres away and a great little cafe within 30m called Caffe Le Corri to get takeaway coffee, panini, pizza etc or eat there. In the San Spirito square there are some great restaurants away from the main tourist area. The bedroom has an outside shutter that can be wound up and down to reduce the light into the apartment in the morning and provide privacy. I’d recommend the visit to Piazalle Michelangelo late in the afternoon and then perhaps a drink or dinner in the San Nicollo neighbourhood nearby on the way back to the apartment. Thanks Ilker for a great stay and professional dealings.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

central y cómodo

  • 5 of 5

El apartamento está bastante bien equipado y en una zona buenísima, justo al otro lado del Ponte Vecchio y a 200m del Palazzo Pitti. Los anfitriones muy amables, esperándonos a la llegada (a pesar de ser tarde) y bastante atentos recomendándonos lugares a visitar. Repetiría sin duda.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Denver
5

The localization is very awesome.

  • 5 of 5

Ilkay was great host, giving us all information necessary. The flat is at an excellent and convenient location, just few steps to Ponte Vecchio. My family and I have had a great time during our stay. It's very clean and beautifully decorated too!!! Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Reykjavik
5

Amazing location and comfortable apartment

  • 5 of 5

The location is perfect, close to everything.

We really enjoyed this place, clean,continent to everywhere,comfortable. Everything was great. Ilkay is a super great host, recommended lots of restaurant, gelato shop which we tried two, both were tasty. He also gave us a lot of help, we couldn’t appreciate more. Definitely will recommend to any friend who wanna visit Florence .

  • Review Submitted: 01-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great Location!

  • 5 of 5

Host went above and beyond to make our stay great. Awesome location steps away from the Ponte Vecchio. Would highly recommend staying in this location for its amazing value!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Clean, spacious and brilliantly located appartment.

  • 4 of 5

Ilker was waiting for us outside when we arrived and took us up to the apartment. On entering we were surprised by the spaciousness of the apartment. It was clean and well decorated and only a few metres from the Ponte Vechio. We had a great introduction to Florence from Ilker who was very good at communicating with us throughout our stay and willing to help whenever he could e.g. responding very quickly when we managed to lock ourselves out. The only reason we didn't give 5 stars was because of the low level of natural light in rooms other than the bedroom but perhaps this should be expected in this type apartment. We think that the cost of the apartment is very reasonable. The street was surprisingly quiet at night so no problem sleeping.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Car: not necessary

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £43.75

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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