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The Nest attic in central Florence

Entire home/apt
3 Guests
1 Bedroom
3 Beds
Per Night
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About this listing

The Nest is an attic apartment on second top floor of an art decò palace, with its own private car park, pocket terrace and top courtyard to enjoy outdoor relax al fresco after a busy touristic day, it is fitted with aircon and heating system.

The space
Accommodates: 3
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 3
Check In: Anytime after 12PM (noon)
Check Out: 10AM
Room type: Entire home/apt


Extra people: $11 / night after 2 guests
Weekly Discount: 11%


The space

Cosy and romantic small attic apartment with one large bedroom, kitchen, equipped pocket terrace and private top roof courtyard. The apartment is located on second and top floor of a 1920 very elegant palace in the heart of Florence in one of the most exclusive residential street and within walking distance to the most important museums, Galleria Accademia only 10 minutes walk while Uffizi Gallery 15 minutes walk or couple of bus stops.

The Nest offer to its guest the possibility to rent 2 very comfy bicycles you can see them in the pics page, one of thems is equipped with baby seat and helmets, the rent rate is small, euro 7,50 each per day, in case of interest please let Massimo know and he will arrange for the bikes to be ready upon yr arrival.
Public bus stops to all major destinations within few minutes walk, Stazione Centrale SMN (Railway station) within 15 minutes walk or few minutes public bus.
The attic apartment is fitted with all comforts, adsl wifi and ethernet very powerful and fast, desktop PC for guests use, Plasma 37" TV and digital box + usb port, brand new aircon and heating system, private car park in secure parking yard in the back of the palace.
The Nest it is in perfect position to visit Florence and enjoy the city major arts sites and state museums, all within short walk 10 to 15 minutes at worse.
The Nest is very quiet, away from the noise of central and perfect place to hideaway after a tiring sightseeing day in Florence.
the top roof courtyard offer you perfect place to relax, read a book and enjoy a drink while the pocket terrace offer you a perfect place to eat in open air terrace.
If you consider courtyard and pocket terrace The Nest offer to his guests almost 100 square meters of very enjoyable space.
The Nest is located in Central Florence and its neighbor offer restaurants, cafè, supermarket, local market, Fortezza da Basso park, all within short walk.
At one minute from front door there is one of best caffè in town for wonderful breakfast or brunch and happy hours...

Guest access

The Nest has his own private car park, with access through the security gate at nr.19, the car park use it is included in day rate and being in central Florence this is really a plus to have, a car park or garage can cost easily euro 20 per day in central Florence while The Nest has it for free for the guests.
The Nest has two bicycles available upon demand, ask Massimo for special guests rate, to bike around Florence central is a wonderful experience, there are lots of dedicated bikes path for easy and safe stroll around, and also there are several very nice itineraries for bicycles along the river Arno both directions upstream and downstream.
By bicycle it will take a few minutes to the Duomo Cathedral and Uffizi gallery which are in the hearth of central.

Interaction with guests

My guests can always contact Massimo by telephone or airbnb message system or text messages he will reply always promptly.

The neighborhood

The neighbor of The Nest is one of best in central, with lots of shops, restaurants, Caffè and patisserie all in few minutes walk form front door, at just 5 minutes walk guests can find excellent supermarket ESSELUNGA.
On friday morning at a couple of minutes walk from The Nest in Piazza Libertà Parterre area there is a market run from farmers of Florence countryside where they sell very genuine products, vegetables, meats, salami selections, cheeses, excellent quality slow-food from Florence countryside.

Getting around

The Nest it is at about 10 to 15 minutes walk to Duomo Cathedral and all major art sites and state museums, very easy walk.
The Nest is at one minute walk to public bus stops where to catch busses to all the most important destination in Florence, in the House Book guests do have a PUBLIC BUS SERVICE MAP to use freely where to find all lines and destinations of public busses, very easy indeed.
One journey I recomend guests it is to FIESOLE village by bus, FIESOLE it is a beatiful village on top of the hill north of Florence where the view on Florence and the area is truly spectacular.

Other things to note

The Nest is now fitted with very powerful internet ADSL and wifi so guests can link if necessary with ethernet cable or enjoy super fast ADLS via wifi, in the House Book guests wl find the service code and password.

The Nest has available a desktop PC (see it among the pics) for guests use during their stay, linked to the wifi service or via ethernet cable of The Nest.

The Nest it is fitted with NESPRESSO machine with a selection of best Nespresso coffee at guests disposal, capsules are charged at cost, 50 euro cents each.

The Nest has baby bed available upon request so couples with small baby will find the baby bed ready for their use.

House Rules
Check-in is after 12PM (noon)

Guests are required to keep and treat The nest as their own home, to leave it tidy and clean at the check out because we do not charge for final cleaning any fee to keep price as good as possible so we need guests help to keep it tidy and clean. thank you.


This host has a Moderate Cancellation Policy

Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 7 days of the trip and get a 50% refund of the nightly rate, as well as a full refund of fees.

1 night minimum stay

Your Host



Central Florence 10 minutes from the Duomo Cathedral · Joined in May 2013

I was born in Florence from florentine family, I love sailing, skying and like cinema (I own a multiscreen operation in central Florence) and arts.

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