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The House of Books, chic with City View

Elena is a superhost.

The House of Books, chic with City View

4 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
4 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the loft to yourself.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the keypad.
Sparkling clean
17 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Elena is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

The House of Books is a charming loft type apartment, with a beautiful shared TERRACE with View over Florence. Just renovated, and equipped with any facility: fast WiFi, AC, Smart tv, Netflix. Modern comfort combined with real antique pieces. It enjoys a strategic and safe location in Florence, where you can PARK your car easily. Only 5 minutes walk from the Tramway and 15 mins walk to the historic center; near the Visarno Arena, Cascine, Polimoda, Leopolda, and Maggio Musicale.



Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed



17 reviews
Sparkling clean
Quick responses
Outstanding hospitality
Justin User Profile
November 2019
We loved Elena as a host! Please note the place is a bit away from the city and not much is happening in the area it’s in. Be prepared to walk 15-20min to get to spots of interest and don’t expect to be able to get much of anything within 10min of the location. Bed is super…
Elena User Profile
Response from Elena:
Dear Justin, thanks a lot for your feedback :-) The House of Books is accurately described, it is not in the historical center, but it enjoys a strategic and safe location in Florence center, where you can park your car easily. Only 5 minutes walk from the Tramway and 15 mins…
November 2019
Anastasia User Profile
November 2019
Elena was our favorite host in all of Italy, and her apartment was like home away from home. She was incredibly caring, understanding and thoughtful. She inquired how we were doing throughout our stay, and when our trip to Venice was sadly canceled due to dangerous levels of aqua…
Rose User Profile
November 2019
Beautiful space, convenient location.
Fatima User Profile
October 2019
Incredibly charming! Something from a storybook. Yet, very modern and extremely functional. A little ways from the center of Florence, but once we explored the surrounding area (called the ‘other side’ of the river), we actually liked it better with more quaint, boutique…
Shaya User Profile
October 2019
The house of books is absolutely adorable! Elena was a great host, quick at responding and very sweet! Would definitely come back here the next time we are in Rome. The neighborhood is quiet and its about a 25 minute walk to the center of the city, which made it an ideal location…
Rory User Profile
December 2019
Lovely apartment with brilliant communication.
Eric User Profile
November 2019
Great Host, beautiful and modern apartment. will definitely choose this apartment if i am to revisit

Hosted by Elena

Florence, ItalyJoined in January 2018
Elena User Profile
135 Reviews
Elena is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Hello everyone, I'm Elena! I live in the Florentine countryside with my beautiful small children, and I'm in love with Florence and Tuscany! I love traveling and I will be happy to host you in my loft in Florence, sharing tips and suggestions about my beautiful country:-) I…
Interaction with guests
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Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 3PM
Checkout: 10AM
Self check-in with keypad
After 3PM

House Rules

  • Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events


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