Bright apartment with balcony, in a central location, on the third floor of an old building with lift. The apartment overlooks via Ghibellina and the Bargello Museum on one side and via del Proconsolo on the other. Piazza San Firenze can be seen 50 metres away. The property holds up to 6 persons in 2 double bedrooms, one double sofa bed and a bathroom and has heating, internet free and a washing machine.
The apartment is on the third floor (there is a lift) of an old building, in the heart of the historical city centre of Florence. There is a entrance hall, a large, bright living room with two sofas, one of which becomes a double bed, and a large glass door leading to the balcony which overlooks via del Proconsolo; a dining room/kitchen with large window overlooking via Ghibellina, a double bedroom, 1 twin bedded room, 1 bathroom with shower (completely renovated in 2017), storage room.
Bargello has a lift, WiFi, a baby bed, high chair, ironing board and iron, central heating, complimentary toiletries in the bathrooms and hairdryer.
The price includes bathroom, bedroom and kitchen linen (changed weekly), internet, water, electricity and gas, central heating, baby bed, high chair. Upon request and to be paid for at the property are: dinners, hired help, cookery courses, linen changes, extra cleaning, personal tour guide.
A car is not required. The area is mostly closed to private vehicles, but is full of public transport and taxis. Arrival time is between 3.30 pm and 8 pm (after 8 pm a fee of 30 Euros is required). Any late arrivals have to be agreed upon in advance.
HOSPITALITY BY VACAVILLA
We directly manage this property. We will be happy to greet you at check-in and give you all required information about the house and the city. During your stay, you can reach by phone at any time and, if required, we can reach the apartment rapidly.
Location and distances
The apartment is in the historical centre. The Bargello Museum is right in front of the apartment, with a beautiful courtyard and many sculptures by Michelangelo and Donatello. A 10-minute walk passing by via Ghibellina will bring you to Santa Croce, one of the most charming neighbourhoods of the city, where Calcio in Costume (football in costumes) is played. You are 5 minutes away from Piazza Signoria and the Loggia dei Lanzi, which are the most visited attractions by tourists worldwide. From here you can reach the Uffizi museum and admire the works of Botticelli, or get to Ponte Vecchio. Piazza San Giovanni and Piazza del Duomo are both a few hundred metres away. Everything you need is within 200 metres: food stores, bars, restaurants and shops.
The railway is 15 minutes away on foot. Peretola airport is a 30-minute taxi drive away.
Piazza Duomo 0.4 km
Galleria dell’Accademia (Michelangelo’s David) 0.9 km
Piazza della Repubblica 0.4 km
Palazzo Vecchio, Piazza della Signoria, Galleria degli Uffizi 0.35 km
Ponte Vecchio 0.5 km
Basilica di Santa Maria Novella 1 km
Santa Maria Novella railway 1.2 km
Palazzo Pitti, Giardino dei Boboli 1 km
Palazzo Strozzi, 0.6 km
Piazzale Michelangelo (panoramic point) 1.6 km
Restaurants, nightlife, shops
Osteria Il Buongustai 0.3 km
Osteria All’Antico Vinaio 0.3 km
Ristorante Cibreo 0.8 km
Il Teatro del Sale 0.8 km
Enoteca Pinchiorri 0.4 km
Mercato Centrale 1 km
Ristorante Mastro Ciliegia 0.3 km
Bistrot La Menagere 0.85 km
“Carrefour” Supermarket 0.8 km
Eataly 0.6 km
Minimarket Pegna 0.25 km
Gelateria (ice cream parlour) Mordilatte 3.7 km
Gelateria Carapina 1.6 km
Gelateria Vivoli 0.2 km
Craftsmen shops: Oltrarno via dei Serragli, Borgo San Frediano
San Lorenzo market1 km
Sant’Ambrogio market 0.85 km
Designer stores: Via Tornabuoni e Via della Vigna Nuova
Antique dealers: Via Maggio
- Hair dryer
- Ironing board
- Bath linen supplied
- Kitchen linen supplied
- Bed linen supplied
- Electric oven
- Internet free
- Washing machine
- Baby bed
- Italian Moka coffee-making machine
- Central heating
- Dining room
- Living room
- Children friendly
- Accommodation for non-smokers