Apartment in the artistic heart of Florence
- Art city Breaks; Apartment; Florence center
Situated between the Duomo and the Accademia Gallery, this elegant apartment in a XVII century building offers a spectacular view of Giotto’s belltower. It has luxury furniture, a frescoed bedroom and is equipped with every comfort.
The apartment is close to many shops, restaurants and friendly cafés; its privileged position allows you to reach all of the major attractions of Florence on foot in a few minutes, notably the Duomo, the Accademia Gallery, the Medici-Riccardi Palace, the San Marco Convent with Beato Angelico’s frescos (2 minutes), the Uffizi, the Piazza della Signoria and the Ponte Vecchio (5 minutes), the Boboli gardens and the Pitti Palace (10 minutes).
The apartment is on the first floor of a XVII century building, which used to be owned by the Campani family. It has a large vaulted entrance, stone stairs (pietra serena), a frescoed staircase ceiling and is cool in the summer due to the thick stone walls.
Recently fully renovated, the apartment boasts luxury and antique furniture, high vaulted ceilings (4,6 meters) and is comprised of three rooms (60 sq.meters): one big living-room with double sofabed, dining area and kitchen, with two large windows from which you can enjoy a beautiful view of the northern façade of the Duomo and Giotto’s belltower.
A pleasant entrance hall separates the living room from the bathroom (with shower) and the other two rooms: the bedroom, which faces onto a quiet internal courtyard, has a beautifully frescoed ceiling, a queen-size bed and storage room, and the study, with stained glass window, has two antique bookcases, a big desk and a double wardrobe
The apartment is equipped with every comfort: discrete mosquito nets on every window, a fully equipped kitchen with four automatic gas burners, electric oven, microwave, fridge-freezer, toaster, filter coffee-machine and cappuccino coffee-machine, washer-dryer, wireless hi-speed internet, 42” HD Plasma TV with Home Theater PC and Surround audio, Satellite TV, Stereo CD/MP3 iPod compatible, iron and ironing board, hairdryer, gas heating, a reinforced entrance door.
A short walk from the apartment you will find a wide choice of shops, restaurants and cozy bars; you can reach all the main attractions of Florence in a few minutes, in particular: the Duomo, the Galleria dell'Accademia, Palazzo Medici-Riccardi, the Convent of San Marco with Fra Angelico's frescoes (2 minutes), the Uffizi Gallery, Piazza della Signoria and Ponte Vecchio (5 minutes) , the Boboli Gardens and the Pitti Palace (10 minutes).