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Florence City Centre Two Bedroom Apartment, WiFi, AC, Own Private Garage, Lift

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,184 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom Apartment With Lift, Air conditioning and Private Garage

This exclusive and exceptionally large two double bedroom apartment has great floor to ceiling height which allows in plenty of natural light. It is conveniently situated on the first floor with a lift and private garage which is of great benefit after a long day walking or exploring the beautiful City or countryside surrounding Florence. The apartment is just outside the Traffic limited zone. Florentines call this the ZTL, or "Zona Traffico Limitato". It is important to know this to avoid receiving HUGE traffic tickets by driving your car into the zone. So it is great to be able to leave your car in the garage without getting a fine and walk around the center.

The sitting room has two sofa beds and two arm chairs in which to relax after a fun day exploring the sights. It also has the additional benefit of a separate dining area for you to eat your own home cooked meals, which can be created in the separate kitchen using the fresh ingredients acquired from the nearby Mercato Centrale.

There are two bathrooms one with a shower, w.c, basin and mirror which can be used when in a hurry. The other has a bath in which to relax at the end of the day, with shower attachment, w.c, bidet, sink with mirror. The kitchen in addition to all the cooking utensils has a washing machine, dishwasher, microwave and fridge freezer. Another benefit is that the tall doors open onto a balcony off the kitchen. The sitting room folding doors also open onto a balcony which has fantastic views of the river Mugnone and trees that line its banks. The apartment is the perfect base for a family or a group of friends to explore the treasures of Florence City centre and also explore the surrounding Tuscany countryside. The train and bus stations are near the end of Via Nazionale (approximately 15 minutes walk).

Double glazing has been installed to the front windows in addition to the rolling shutters outside the windows which can be closed during the day whilst you are out, to keep out the sun to provide a cool apartment on your return and also at night to provide a good nights sleep and keeps any noise out.

The exclusive use of the garage means that the apartment is ideal for people that wish to drive to Florence or have a car whilst there but do not wish to spend an additional 145 euros a week or 30 euros a night for private parking. With this apartment the parking is included within the price. The property has recently been refurbished and additional features provided such as a new air conditioning system, TV, DVD and free WiFi is in the apartment.

Car: not necessary

Close to the apartment is the Mercato Centrale off via Nazionale and also San Lorenzo Market. Closer still is the Galleria dell'Accademia off Piazza di San Marco that is an art museum with Michelangelo sculptures, including David, plus Renaissance painting & Russian icons. The exhibition centre is also a short walk away at Fortezza da Basso. The apartment is located to allow you to walk to all the main tourist attractions and at the same time retreat to avoid the other tourists that are visiting the sites into a local neighbourhood. Just over the river Mugnone is the Horticultural gardens (Giardino dell'Orticultura, Via Vittorio Emanuele II, 17 50139 Firenze).

Viale Giovanni Milton is a one way street that is in the centre of Florence. If you are arriving by car the apartment Viale Giovanni Milton is conveniently close to one of the main roads, Viale Spartaco Lavagnini (SS67) into Florence. The private garage is behind the apartment and is secured by iron gates that are opened electrically using a key in a control panel. We accept Paypal, transferwise and bank transfers.

More Details

Owner
William Keene
Member since: 2003
Speaks English, We accept Paypal, transferwise and bank transfers.
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 September, 2017

About William Keene

We have provided additional information that we think will be useful to your stay on https://www.facebook.com/florenceapartment and www.florenceapartments.co.uk

Why William Keene chose Florence

It is a very large and spacious 2 bedroom apartment with great floor to ceiling height that allows plenty of natural light in. It is in the City centre within walking distance of all the tourist attractions and it has a private garage.

What makes this apartment unique

It has two balconies, one at the front and one at the back. Views of the River Mugnone and is an exceptionally large 2 bedroom apartment with separate living and dining rooms. The garage at the rear of the property means you can park quickly and for free.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear William & Elisa,



Thank you very much. We really had a great stay at the apartment. Firenze is always charming and the apartment will be part of our sweet Tuscan souvenirs... We will be leaving around 8-8:30 and Will leave the key on the dining Room table.



Happy 2016!



Louise
Dec 2015
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Location

Gelateria de' Medici
Car: not necessary

Viale Giovanni Milton is a one way street that is located close to the centre of Florence. The train station is nearby and accessed by walking along Via Santa Caterina D’Alessandria which leads into Via Nazionale. Just off via Nazionale is the famous Mercato Centrale. If you are arriving by car the apartment Viale Giovanni Milton is just off the main road Viale Spartaco Lavagnini (SS67) into Florence. The private garage is behind the apartment and is secured by iron gates that are opened electrically using a key in a control panel. The access to the garage has a height restriction of 1.94m, width 2.1m and length 4.9m. The parking is included in the price. The apartment is just outside the Traffic limited zone. Florentines call this the ZTL, or "Zona Traffico Limitato". It is important to know this to avoid receiving HUGE traffic tickets by driving your car into the zone. So it is great to be able to leave your car in the garage without getting a fine and walk around the center. Nearby is the Piazza dell’ Indipendenza and all the main tourist attractions are within walking distance.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Le Cure in Campo di Marte (Quartiere 2)

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1184 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • town
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
Notes:
Gas, water, electricity and cleaning included in the price. No additional costs. Carbon monoxide alarm and smoke detector have been fitted. Massage chair provided in sitting room.

Reviews

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Florence City Centre Two Bedroom Apartment, WiFi, AC, Own Private Garage, Lift
average rating of 4.75 based on 15 reviews
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Nice clean spacious apartment

  • 5 of 5

Will's apartment is very spacious, clean and comfortable. The apartment has everything you need to feel as home. The bedrooms and living room had A/C which was great when we were there. We did have trouble sleeping at night though because the mattress was very firm.

The apartment is a good 15 minutes walk to the center of the town. We found taking the bus from outside Will's apartment super convenient, especially since taxi's are quite expensive. Will is a great host. He gave us plenty of recommendations and he was very prompt in answering questions. He even left us a bottle of wine as a welcome gift.

I would highly recommend Will's apartment.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Property clean, good size, air conditioned and met all our needs.

  • 5 of 5

Property was lovely, a 15 minute walk from town but was easy enough to find. We were welcomed by a lovely lady. Very helpful. Area was nice. Found a lovely restaurant 3 minutes away over the bridge called Pantarei. Would recommend the property.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Pauline, thank you for your five star review and wonderful to hear that you found the apartment lovely in a nice area and that you would recommend the apartment. kind regards William
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Absolutely Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

This was a wonderful apartment. Very clean, very spacious, with lots of Florentine character. Two terraces overlooking the Mugnone River were delightful. Large, fully equipped kitchen. Air-conditioning worked great throughout the apartment. Excellent location in a residential area with a short 15 minute walk into Florence city center. Private parking space for our rental car was an added bonus. Beatrice was very helpful and accommodating. We absolutely loved this apartment. Would stay there again in a heartbeat!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Charles, great to hear that you found the apartment wonderful, very clean and spacious with lots of character. Enjoyed the terraces, large fully equipped kitchen, air conditioning, excellent residential location, a short walk into the city centre with a private parking space. You also found Beatrice very helpful and accommodating. Thank you for your excellent review and we hope to see you again soon. Kind regards William
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Excellent

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely stay in this excellent two bedroomed apartment. Spacious, elegant, well equipped with large sitting and dining rooms , large kitchen with all facilities and two good bedroomswith bathrooms. The apartment is in a good central location in walking distance of central historic amenities, shops, cafes and restaurants. Florence is of course lovely and it is a bonus to stay in a good, clean and well managed apartment in the heart of this city. Finally, booking arrangements were good as was liaison with owner William and local management through Beatrice to whom thank you for all your attention. We hope to come again!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Peter, wonderful to hear that you had a lovely stay and found the apartment excellent, spacious, elegant, well equipped with all facilities. In a central location in walking distance of central historic amenities, shops, cafes and restaurants. We look forward to your return. Kind regards William
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excellent visit, William and Beatrice were very helpful

  • 5 of 5

This is a great place for 3 or more people. Two separate bedrooms, dining room and rather large kitchen and living room. We did our clothes washing, cooked our own meals at times, and by far the most spacious accomodations the four of us had in our 15 day tour of Italy. We walked to town center in 15 minutes, and isn't walking the best way to see how other cultures live? Everything worked, a bit of a slow drain in the shower, so A plus is my grade.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Herman and family, it is very nice to hear that you found the apartment a great place for 3 or more people. Made good use of the large kitchen, living room and found the accommodation to be by far the most spacious, the four of you had stayed in during your tour of Italy. Found walking the 15 minutes to the centre the best way to see and observe the Florentine culture. Thank you for the A plus grade. kind regards William
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Vacation in Florence Holiday Season 2015

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at William's apartment for 4 nights with our 3 sons. The apartment is very spacious, elegantly furnished and provides all a family of 5 may need, even a secured garage! The location is great and the walk to all Florence beauties is within range as well as to the Santa Novella train station (20 min). We also had a very nice welcome from Elisa who provided tips for our stay. Thanks William & Elisa! We highly recommend the place.

Louise from Canada

  • Review Submitted: Jan 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Louise, it is wonderful to hear that you and your family found the location of the apartment great and walked to all attractions with your children. Found the apartment spacious and elegantly furnished and made good use of the secure garage. Had a warm welcome from Elisa, whom provided good tips for your stay. Thank you for highly recommending the apartment. Kind regards William
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Le Cure, Florence Area

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Spring / Summer 2017
1 Mar 2017 - 12 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
£424
for 4 nights
From
£106
£665
£2,310
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
Autumn 2017
13 Nov 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£356
for 4 nights
From
£89
£550
£2,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas / New year
16 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£424
for 4 nights
From
£106
£665
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter 2018
6 Jan 2018 - 28 Feb 2018
4 night minimum stay
£356
for 4 nights
From
£89
£560
£2,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring / summer 2018
1 Mar 2018 - 5 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
£424
for 4 nights
From
£106
£665
£2,310
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£424
for 4 nights
From
£106
£665
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Additional Guest Fee £14 per person per night
Damage Deposit £75

Access to the car parking area is for regular height cars. It is not suitable for tall cars such as people carriers and Range Rovers for example.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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