Elegant luxury apartment full of light with terrace in Florence historical centre, in the characteristic Oltrarno district. 2/4 sleeping accommodations, panoramic terrace, Internet connection.
The luxury apartment (2+2 sleeping accommodations) is situated in Florence historical centre, just a few steps from Ponte Vecchio and close to all most important Florentine sights. Elegantly furnished with antique pieces of furniture and provided with all modern comforts, the apartment is in a 14th-century building that opens on Borgo San Jacopo, a characteristic Florentine street rich in boutiques, restaurants and cafes.
The unique and charming panoramic terrace gives wide views of Via Maggio, Via dello Sprone, Borgo San Jacopo, Piazza Frescobaldi and Via di Santo Spirito. A small 14th-century loggia closes one side of the terrace. It was from this terrace that Francesco I de` Medici could observe his beloved Bianca Cappello, who lived in the building in Via Maggio that the Grand Duke commissioned in 1566 to Bernardo Buontalenti (who made also the wonderful fountain under the loggia). This apartment has witnessed one of the most beautiful and intense love stories in the Renaissance.
The apartment is on the first floor of the building, covers a surface of 70 m² and composes as follows:
hallway, living room with sofas and antique furnishings, dining room with big table, sofa bed, kitchenette, bathroom, bedroom and a 20 m² terrace with small panoramic loggia.
In the kitchen: cooker with three gas rings and one electric ring, fridge, freezer, oven, microwave oven, espresso coffee maker, toaster, kettle. The apartment is also provided with a cot bed, iron, hair dryer and Internet connection.
Cafes, restaurants, trattorias, wine shops, a chemist`s, bus stops, shops of any kind and a wellness centre are less than 50 metres from the apartment. A supermarket and a fee paying car park are just 100 metres from the building.
The apartment is in the heart of Florence, just a few steps from Ponte Vecchio, in the characteristic Oltrarno district. Borgo San Jacopo, one of the most characteristic streets of Florence historical centre, has maintained its original appeal thanks to its many artisan workshops and the typical trattorias offering the traditional Florentine and Tuscan dishes.
All major Florentine monuments are within easy walking distance. Ponte Vecchio, Piazza Pitti, Via Maggio, Piazza Santo Spirito and Via Tornabuoni are just 100 metres away. Piazza della Signoria, the Uffizi Gallery and the Duomo are within 500 metres from the apartment. Santa Maria Novella railway station is about 900 metres away.
Location of the apartment in Florence
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