In the heart of Oltrarno, cosy studio
- Family/child friendly
- Baby cot
|Address||Via dell'Orto, 50100 Florence, Italy|
Via dell'Orto is one of the most characteristic streets in Oltrarno, the "Rive Gauche" of Florence. A lovely studio apartment, newly renovated, in an old building near Piazza del Carmine. It 's nice and bright, with equipped kitchenette, traditional floor tiles, central heating. The bed is a new sofa bed, just bought, of excellent quality. If you come with children we can bring a folding bed.
The area is rich in restaurants, bars and clubs, full of nightlife, but the apartment is quiet. Opposite is the my wife's favorite pastry. (Mine is in via Maggio, not far). The flat is at walking distance from main monuments: the Santo Spirito's Cathedrale, by Brunelleschi, Ponte Vecchio Pitti Palace with its six museums. We are in a restricted traffic zone, but at the border, then you can park very close to home. It's a cheap cab ride to the station.
It's an area of Florence, where there are still good butchers and farmers markets and grocery stores, but there are also small supermarkets open late.
There is a great tradition of craftsmen, right here around.
Ancient workshops of bronze, wood turners, carpenters, restorers, silversmiths, even a silk factory of traditions that still uses the same wooden frames. You can visit them or glance at the artists at work.
Daniel Day Lewis, the actor has lived and worked around the corner from here for a year, making the shoemaker's apprentice in the workshop of Stefano Bemer. We have a lot of reviews of this apt in other famous sites of bnb
To let you check in after 20.00 we charge 20€ more. This needs to be agreed before the reservation.
Siamo in un piccolo palazzetto molto tranquillo, ci aspettiamo che voi ci stiate bene, senza problemi. Respectful, easygoing.
When arriving in Florence please phone or sms to inform us about your arrival at least 55 minutes in advance. If coming by plane, please call once you have claimed your luggage so that I've time enough to go and wait for you in the apartment.
If something goes broken, just tell me, most of the time it doesn't matter, but I need to know.
|Weekly rate for up to 2 guests||$ 515 US|
|Monthly rate for up to 2 guests||$ 1751 US|
|Price for > 2 guests||$ 17 US per guest/night extra|
|Maximum nights||3 months|
|Check-in after||2 PM|
|Check-in before||On arrangement|
|Check-out before||10 AM|
Francesco is a very kind and cooperative host. Due to problems in the original apartment I offered me a replacement in the Giampaolo Orsini, nearby the Arno river, that was very quit and confortable. As compensation there was a bottle of chianti waiting for me that was the best I ever had!
Nice little apartment with everything you need, very comfortable, off the beaten track and yet close to the center, the owner nice and reliable. Conclusions: thoroughly recommended!
Nettes kleines Appartment mit allem was man braucht, sehr angenehm, abseits der Touristenströme und doch nah am Zentrum, Vermieter nett und verläßlich. Fazit: uneingeschränkt empfehlenswert!
Francesco was most helpful in acclimating us to his apartment in Florence. We appreciated being on the other side of the river from the main town which was still easy to get to. The apartment had every thing we needed for our stay but it was a bit noisy at night for us.
Cie and Rob
The flat is well equiped and well located in an area with many shops
and restaurants ('real life' area, and walking distance from most central touristic places). On arrival Francesco was very nice and helpful with advices. We stayed 4 days and everything was really fine.
Una estancia muy agradable, el estudio era pequeño pero tenía todo lo necesario para pasar unos cuantos días. El estudio estaba limpio y era muy centrico, con tiendas y restaurantes cerca.
Francesco parle français, c'est super. ça nous a aidé pour la réservation de l'appartement. De plus Francesco à l'air cool !
Lovely and very comfortable. It 'a small wedding favor quite convenient to downtown. The district is well served. If I had to find fault is the lack of tv, but there are so many other beautiful things to see in Florence!
Bell'appartamento e molto confortevole. E' una piccola bomboniera abbastanza comoda al centro. Il quartiere è ben servito. Se dovessi trovare un difetto è la mancanza della tv, ma ci sono tante altre cose belle da vedere a Firenze!
The host cancelled the booking, this review is automated.
A short walk from the center of Florence, the house is really equipped with everything you need! If in the evening you have no desire to move, close there are also some restaurants that do a more than decent local cuisine. The owners are courteous and helpful, and the price more than adequate.
A pochi passi dal centro di firenze,la casa è davvero attrezzata con tutto quello che serve! Se la sera no si ha voglia di muoversi, a due passi ci sono anche alcuni ristoranti che fanno una più che discreta cucina locale. I proprietari sono cortesi e disponibili, e il prezzo più che adeguato.
Por problemas de bus para ir de pisa a florencia intento en varias ocasiones contactar con franchesco para decirle q llegariamos 30 min mas tarde y el telefono q tenia me dice q no existe o q esta fuera de servicio.Cuando llegamos había un señor esperando. Le pido clave d wifi y me dice q no sabe. Finalmente encuentro la clave en un papel por el apartamento, no obstante no funciona no sabemos porque contacto con un correo electrónico de una mujer y me dice que esta intentando contactar con Franchesco pero que esta fuera q cuando sepa algo me dirá, cosa que no ocurre. Le pido una plancha pq el piso no tiene y m dice que el apartamento no tiene que me apañe como pueda. En la cocina pongo agua en el frigorífico para q este fresca y me doy cuenta que ni enfria ni congela pq unos helados que compré los tube que tirar ya que se d escongelaron. lo demás de la cocina bien. Como es un primero los vecinos del bajo hacían en el exterior cenas con lo que había noches que costaba dormir por el ruido. En general la experiencia ha sido mala en el apartamento y no lo recomiendo.
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