About this listing
Historic Residence Palazzo Bichi Ruspoli is situated on the main street, in the heart of Siena. The entrance is from the ancient tower, one of the three buildings wich the palace is composed. The house is on the third floor with elevator and has a stunning view on the city, in particular on the beatiful church "Basilica di Provenzano".
The apartment is divided into a very big living room with two couches, tv and dining table, a large kitchen, two double bedrooms and two bathrooms. An extra single bed (or a baby cot) is avaliable for a 5th guest. I can set it up in the bigger bedroom (bedroom number 1 in the photos) moving the chest of drawers in the hallway, or in the living room.
Please be sure to select the correct number of guests when booking or asking for informations.
The house has been freshly restructured, ceilings are very high and decorated.
The kitchen can be used by guests and is provided of microwawe oven, dishwasher and washing machine. The building is located in the most central part of Siena, all the most important touristic attractions can be reached by foot in a few minutes. Piazza del Campo, famous all over the word for the Palio, is about a three minute walk, the cathedral five minutes. The house is very near to the the taxi and bus stations and it's 10/15 minutes far from the nearest free parking area.
Full access to all the apartment.
The apartment is located in the most central part of Siena, in the main street, the "Corso" of the city. In the area you'll find many shops, ATM's, pharmacies, grocery stores and 2 supermarkets. The most important attractions of the city can be easily reached from the apartment: I higly recommend to visit the magnificent Duomo; Near the cathedral visit even the baptistery and the Museo dell' Opera(The Maestà di Duccio di Buoninsegna is inside). Piazza del Campo is the symbol of Siena, remember to visit the Tower for a stunning view!
In the square you can also visit the Civic Museum inside the beautiful Palazzo Pubblico where you can see the Maestà of Simone Martini and the Allegory of Good and Bad Government of Ambrogio Lorenzetti.
Near Siena there are many places and little cityes to visit, for example Monteriggioni, San Gimignano and the Chianti area to the north; Montalcino, Pienza and Montepulciano to the southeast.
If you need to rent a car Avis rental is not far from the apartment, just outside the city walls.
You can also check the guide in the map, lower in this page.
Coming By Bus: The bus station in Siena is in Piazza Gramsci, 5 minutes walking from the apartment.
Coming By Train: The train station is outside the city center, you can take a taxi to reach the apartment. There is a taxi stand just outside the station.
Coming By Car: All the city center is a limited traffic area, you can park in a free parking area 10/15 minutes far from the apartment. Contact me for more detalied informations.
-You'll find a dishwasher and a washing machine in the kitchen.
-One hairdryer is provided.
-Tap water is drinkable.
-Two bunches of keys provided
-Please don't smoke in the apartment
-Please turn the lights off when you go outside
-When you use the lift remember to close both internal and external doors
-Other instructions including the wifi password can be found in the house