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'The Cradle of Dante' to Duomo sleeps 6

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
People
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
1 - 3 nights

About the property

2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, living room, kitchen, shared roof terrace overlooking the Duomo

Luxury apartment, about 85 m2 on the 6th floor of a historic building Fiorentino overlooking the Duomo, Baptistery and Campanile. Completely renovated, with lift, air conditioning, individual heat, wi-fi, all furnishings, is composed of:

1 double bedroom overlooking the Duomo and Campanile accompanied armchair, desk, cable and satellite;

1 bedroom overlooking the Duomo and Campanile with two single beds and private bathroom, complete with sofa, desk, cable TV;

entrance;

2nd bathroom;

1 living room with a sofa bed, cable TV and satellite;

1 fully equipped kitchen;

1 technical room with washing machine and dryer Pillone.

Thanks to a small staircase to reach the upper floor where we find a large terrace, communal, with panoramic views of much of the city. From the terrace you have the impression of touching the cathedral's bell and the Baptistery in Florence, placed a few meters from the building. The central area allows you to enjoy all the services of the city of Florence, such as: the old town with its many monuments, prestigious shops, restaurants, bars, department stores. The area is also served by taxis, car rental, bike rental and more.

We can easily sum it all up with the phrase 'Florence in the palm of his hand'.

For more information visit my website http: // www. laculladidante. com

More Details

Owner
Crescenzo Votino
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, Italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
12 February, 2017

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(32 traveller reviews)

'The Cradle of Dante' to Duomo sleeps 6
average rating of 4.96875 based on 32 reviews
5

Amazing apartment and location!!

  • 5 of 5
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This place was spectacular!!! Wow! Not enough good words. It was very clean, in a pristine location, and the terrace was great to watch sunsets on. It was also very spacious, which we enjoyed. I would most definitely come back again.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely apartment with terrific roof terrace!

  • 5 of 5
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If you are looking for a well-located, spotlessly clean, well-equipped apartment in Florence, look no further. This is steps from the Duomo and Ponte Vecchio and an amazing array museums and fine restaurants.

We were greeted by Giorgia and Alessandra, who were charming and helpful in every way. The apartment was spotless and comfortable and well-equipped. They even had an American style coffee maker—and coffee!

We highly recommend buying some wine and cheese and going to the rooftop for drinks at sunset. Really…it was one of the highlights of our stay. The sights and sounds of Florence are all well-documented so no need to go on about the splendor here.

We do recommend buying the Firenze Card. We got full use of it and not standing in line for an hour to get into museums was worth the price paid alone. We easily give this apartment 5 stars. We look forward to returning. Bravo!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect location that has it all!

  • 5 of 5
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We could not be more pleased with our experience at this property. The location can not be beat!!! Literally 2 right-hand turns and you're at the Duomo. Easily accessible to everything you could want. 2-bedrooms/2 baths and a pull out sofa comfortably slept our family. Beds were comfortable and overall space was just enough for us. Lovely kitchen equipped with it all; washer/dryer combo. It was extremely clean (and even smelled good!). Roof terrace with an incredible view of Florence was a bonus. Owners were super friendly and pleasant. Had fruit and a bottle of chianti as a welcome token. Would highly recommend this property to anyone looking for a perfect comfy home away from home for your Florence stay.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing time in the heart of Florence!

  • 5 of 5
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We loved our stay at the Cradle of Dante. The apt was in a perfect location with all the amenities of home. We were warmly when we arrived and the apt was spacious, extremely clean and bright. We had an amazing rooftop garden with spectacular views of Florence. When we arrived, there was an abundance of fresh towels, supplies, water, and fruit. My two daughters and I loved every minute of our stay in Florence and the apt made things so much nice and easier.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

An excellent, well maintained property in an outstanding location.

  • 5 of 5
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The apartment is well decorated, pleasantly furnished and immaculately clean. Alessandra and Cecilia made us very welcome and we enjoyed every minute of our stay. The location of the property is excellent with stunning views of the Duomo and surrounding hills from the rooftop terrace and all of the key sights of Florence within walking distance. We have no hesitation in recommending 'The Cradle of Dante'.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Can we give it 6 stars? 7?

  • 5 of 5
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Just perfect, beginning to end. We were met by Alessandra and Serena, who made us feel completely at home, and were hugely helpful and utterly delightful for our whole stay. When we (stupidly) locked ourselves out of the apartment late on a Saturday night, they were immediately on the case, and handled it with grace and charm. Also - make sure to take their restaurant advice!

The apartment was immaculately clean and perfectly comfortable for our family of four. We were there in late August, and the powerful air-conditiong was a huge plus in the summer heat. There were plenty of linens and fresh towels; the bathrooms were spotless; everything was as well-maintained as could be.

The biggest plus for this property, however, is the location. Literally around the corner from the Duomo complex on one side and the Piazza della Republica on the other, it's no more than a few minutes walk from everything, and yet still feels like a quiet cool oasis in the middle of the city bustle. And the roof! O.M.G. We made a point of taking advantage of it as much as we could, often ending a busy day with a drink and a snack with the dome within an arms' reach. Pure bliss.

We could not have been happier during our 4-day stay. Truly the highlight of our trip to Italy, and the standard against which all of our future stays will be measured.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
3 Kilometres
AMERIGO VESPUCCI FIRENZE
Nearest Barpub
20 Metres
VARI
Nearest Ferry
80 Kilometres
LIVORNO
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
VARI
Nearest Train
800 Metres
SANTA MARIA NOVELLA FIRENZE
Nearest Motorway
4 Kilometres
A1 Autostrada del sole - A11 Firenze-Mare
Nearest Restaurant
20 Metres
VARI
Nearest Ski
50 Kilometres
ABETONE
Nearest Beach
80 Kilometres
VERSILIA
Car: not necessary

'Florence in the palm of your hand' to the Dome Giotto's Campanile and the Baptistery, but also at the heart of Tuscany with its countless attractions of art and landscape.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Duomo, Florence Historic Centre

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
bassa stagione
5 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
£635
for 3 nights
From
£212
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £42 per night, per additional guest
 
Media 2
1 Apr 2017 - 31 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£762
for 3 nights
From
£254
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £68 per night, per additional guest
 
Alta 1
1 Jun 2017 - 31 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,270
for 3 nights
From
£423
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £42 per night, per additional guest
 
Media
1 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
£762
for 3 nights
From
£254
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £42 per night, per additional guest
 
Media 1
1 Sep 2017 - 23 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£762
for 3 nights
From
£254
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £59 per night, per additional guest
 
ALTA
24 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
1 night minimum stay
£508
for 1 night
From
£508
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £85 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£1,143
for 3 nights
From
£381
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £42 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Stay tax €2 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 12 years.

- la cauzione del 25% non e' rimborsabile in nessun caso

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Duomo in Florence

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 6
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 85 m²
Location Type:
  • city centre
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • 2 bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • - 1 Double Bed
    - 2 Single Bed
  • 2 rooms
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • Disco club
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • tennis

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