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Degas - Large 3bdr steps from the Duomo, Florence

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Bedrooms 3, Bathrooms 2, Sleeps 6

External Description:Located on the second floor, with elevator (or 43 steps), of a building located on Piazza dell'Olio, which is right next to the square that houses the famous Duomo of Florence. Being in the heart of the historic city center allows you to visit all the monuments comfortably on foot. You will also find many shops, bars and all the services of a modern city.

Internal Description:Newly renovated apartment (100 sqm / 1076 sq.ft) with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms with showers that can sleep up to 6 guests. Upon entering the apartment you will find the first bedroom with twin beds (joinable - mattress width 90cm) where there is also a flat screen TV. Connected to this room, as well as via the hallway from the entrance, there is the living room with sofa and TV that is connected to the well equipped kitchen with induction burners. The corridor then leads to the second bedroom with twin beds (joinable - mattress width 90cm) and then the third bedroom with double bed (not splittable - width 160cm). At the end of the corridor you will find the two bathrooms both with shower. In the larger bathroom there is a washing machine that is also a dryer.

Independent heating.Air conditioning: in the living room / kitchen and in all bedrooms.

Pricing Information:Included in the price: Utilities included up to €110.00 (for stays up to 30 days), final cleaning, towels and sheets provided, condominium fees, and agency fees. Not included in the price: Tourist tax of €2.50 per person (over the age of 12) per night, for the first 7 nights (for information regarding exemptions and reductions, see our F.A.Q. page), utilities of water, electricity, and gas (for rentals over 30 days) if exceeding €110.00; fee for registering the contract (which in accordance to Italian law must be written in Italian), for rentals over 30 days, equal to 1% of the total rental price (with a minimum fee of € 33.50) plus tax stamps.

Area:The apartment is located within the Duomo district in Florence’s historic city centre. The Duomo area constitutes the very heart of Florence and the area takes its name from Brunelleschi’s magnificent dome on the wonderful Santa Maria del Fiore cathedral. The Duomo neighbourhood offers an array of beautiful historical buildings and superb piazzas including the Mercato di San Lorenzo, the Piazza del Duomo and Piazza della Repubblica, famous for its attractive cafes, patisserie shops, live music, street performers, and caricature artists. Furthermore, the area is surrounded by the city’s main cultural attractions, notably Piazza della Signoria, Palazzo Vecchio, Ponte Vecchio, the Bargello Palace, and Casa Buonarroti, the former home of Michelangelo, not to mention the Uffizi Gallery and the museum dedicated to the city’s cathedral 'Museo dell'Opera del Duomo.' The area also has much to offer in terms of fine dining and exclusive boutique shopping. The top Italian fashion houses are located along Via Tornabuoni, Via Calzaiuoli, and Via del Corso and include the famous names of Salvatore Ferragamo, Armani, Versace, Fendi, Louis Vuitton, Burberry, Tiffany & Co. and many more. For those choosing an apartment in this area, the Duomo quarter also offers several delicatessens otherwise known as 'alimentari,' supermarkets, laundromats, and gift shops as well as being adequately served by local public transportation.

Public transportation:Link for the public bus service in Florence: www.ataf.netLink for the national train network in Italy: www.trenitalia.it

Parking:The Florence city centre is a ZTL zone which means a 'limited traffic zone' and therefore special rules apply to when you can enter this area. This particular apartment is in fact located within the ZTL zone so this means that if you are thinking of coming to Florence by car and wish to drive around and park, then you will need to pay special attention to the road signs, CCTV cameras and access cameras (they will show either a red /green light) in order to avoid receiving fines. Guests who need to travel within the ZTL zone by car to reach their apartment are advised to contact one of the private garages in the centre (the one nearest the apartment you are staying in) and obtain a temporary access permit. Upon arrival at the garage, guests must specify their need for access in the ZTL and the garage will then note the vehicle’s number plate and forward it to the appropriate police headquarters.

This property for rent is not a hotel, agritourism, B&B or similar, and therefore by law, extra services similar to those you may find in these types of accommodations, such as a reception, concierge or security, receiving mail, provision of meals and drinks, cleaning and change of linen during your stay, and amenity kits with soaps etc. are strictly prohibited.

APE energy certification level: F 79,94 kWh/m2 per year

More Details

Property Manager
Halldis
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Member since: 2016
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 May, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in San Giovanni in Centro Storico (Quartiere 1)

Property Type:
  • apartment
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Attractions:
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping

Reviews

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(2 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
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Family holiday in Florence, Italy

  • 5 of 5

We, with family and friends decided to take a break from the traditional holiday in the US and have a destination Christmas and New Years. Degas was the perfect place for us to stay. Close to shopping, restaurants , markets and the train station. We could walk to everything the city had to offer within 20 minutes

Degas was clean, spacious and very comfortable for a family. Halldis ( management company) was very responsive to any questions or request. I would recommend the apartment to any family and friends that need a nice place to stay in a great location.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Judit, we are really glad to know that you've spent a very pleasant stay. It's even better to hear you say that Degas was the perfect place for you to stay. Our main purpose is to make you feel at home. We would also like to thank you for the positive feedback that you've submitted. It's been a real pleasure hosting you and we are looking forward to see you soon so we kindly invite you to do not hesitate to contact us back whenever you wish to come back to Florence. Best regards, Halldis Team
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Casa fantástica, muito central

  • 5 of 5

Casa fantástica, muito central (atrás do batistério) - a casa está a 10 minutos a pé, no máximo, dos principais monumentos, igrejas e museus da cidade. Casa com três quartos espaçosos e bem equipada (maquina de lavar a loiça, lavar roupa e secador de cabelo). É preciso comprar os detergentes e bens perecíveis mas há bastantes supermercados perto. O único senão são os sinos da catedral Santa Maria del Fiore que tocam as 7:00 e 7:45 acordando toda a gente que se encontre num raio 500m.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Joana, we are glad to know that you've enjoyed your stay and we would also like to thank you for the positive feedback that you've submitted. We've really appreciated the suggestion contained in you review. It's been a real pleasure hosting you. Best regards, Halldis Team
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Location

Nearest Train
0.8 Kilometres
Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Other Activities:

Piazzale Michelangelo

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