LOVELY APARTMENT FOR 4 PEOPLE

Apartment - Entire home/apt · Via Santa Reparata, Florence, Tuscany 50129, Italy

SPECIAL OFFER FOR MORE THAN 6 NIGHTS STAY

Hello, I am Rossana and I will be waiting in the agency where we will make check in and I'll give you a map and all the information and where I'll be at your disposal throughout your stay.

The Space

SANTA REPARATA APARTMENT can accommodate up to 4 people.
It is few minutes walk from the main Train Station of Santa Maria Novella and the tramway.

The apt is just a few minutes from the Central Market (the best food market in the city) where you can buy fresh goods of the highest quality in an informal environment and discover typical Firenze dishes in the magical Florentine atmosphere!
It offers a wide variety of Tuscan products and the opportunity to enjoy them on the inside.

SANTA REPARATA APARTMENT is also situated nearby of the San Lorenzo Street Market where you'll find clothing, leather goods, souvenirs, and so much more.
The district of San Lorenzo is one of the oldest and most characteristic of Florence.
Inside contains artistic treasures and delicacies.
The Cappelle Medicee with Michelangelo's sculptures inside made specially for the tombs of the Medici,

SANTA REPARATA is distant 5 minutes walking from:

-Central Station Santa Maria Novella
-Cattedral Duomo
Also a few minutes away from the
-Accademia Gallery,
-Church of San Marco,
-Piazza della Signoria,
-Piazza Santa Croce
-Uffizi Gallery,
-Ponte Vecchio
-Piazzale Michelangelo

Nearby there are shops of every type, internet access, banks, restaurants of all kinds, pizzerias, pubs and entertainment.

The apartment is comfortable, quiet, intimate and bright!

Kitchen: with microwave, fridge / freezer, toaster and all cooking utensils (pots, etc.), iron and ironing board.

1st bedroom: with one double bed and a lovely terrace

2nd bedroom: with two single bed and the television

Bathroom: with shower, hairdryer and washing machine.

Bedrooms, bathroom and kitchen are linen provided.
The utilities are included in the price of your stay.

FlorenceConcierge staff will be waiting for you at the reception office where will be on your disposal for all your staying.

We are located a few meters from the apartment and our staff will always be present from 10 am to 7 pm hours continued for all the tourist information, tips and more.

You will have all of our contact details for emergencies.

We will send you all instruction to arrive to our agency where we'll give you a map and the keys of your apartment beyond this all the information of the main points of interest to visit, places where shopping, good restaurants, pubs, etc..

Also we'll show you all the tours in Florence and Tuscany, cooking classes,wine tours and many others which you can book.

If interested you can request the Pick Up service from and to the airport or, upon request, others destinations.
An attendant will meet you at your arrival becoming recognize and take you directly to our office.

If you arrive by car we have an agreement with a car park in the historic centre close of all our apartments.
It is in the "no drive zone" but if you park here you are allowed to drive in it.
The price is from € 25,00 a night.

Florence and us are waiting to give you a beautiful holiday.

Room type: Entire home/apt
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 4
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 3
Extra people: No Charge
Minimum Stay: 2 nights
Security Deposit: $142
Cleaning Fee: $57
Check In: 2:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
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Cancellation: Strict

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  • We went to Sharon and Rossana's office where we got the keys to the apartment which was around the corner on next street. Rossana gave us a rundown on sights to see and places to go in Florence which turned out to be very useful. It was located near the places we wanted to visit.

    Rossana warned us that there was going to be construction noise at the apartment because of the remodeling of the apartment on the floor below. Sure enough, they started jack hammering the walls at 8:30 in the morning.... shaking up our beds. This went on for the three days we were stayed there. However, we were more interested in seeing the sights so we would leave half an hour after the noise started.

    The apartment was as shown in the pictures. However, the apartment had many little problems like leaky pipes under the lavatory, stove missing one leg, non-working stove lighter, and TV remote with corroded batteries that they fixed. Being a handyman, I was able make temporary fixes that made the problems a non-issue.

    My suggestion to AirBnb guests is not to let the owner or representative just hand you the keys without giving you an orientation of the place. Private homes/apt have peculiarities. Some European appliances work differently than those in the US. Some have switches located away from the machine. Thermostats operate differently. I am a Heating Ventilating and Air Conditioning engineer and still it took me a while to figure out how their thermostat worked. Unless you have a European Cell Phone, it will be difficult to communicate with the owner if there is a problem..... and they may not speak English.

    January 2014
  • Great place right in the center of Florence. Very close to both the train and bus station. It was quiet and very comfortable. The only issue was the shower being slow to drain. Probably a common issue in the old buildings. Thank you Rossana for all the fantastic recommendations!

    December 2013
  • We enjoyed our stay in Florence. Sharon and Rossana were very friendly and helpful. The apartment met all our needs for our four night stay.

    October 2013
  • Great place to stay in the heart of Florence. Quiet at night time, comfy bed, good amenities that we were in much need of. Rossana was a wonderful host with a good sense of humour. Bring repellent for those Florentine mosquitoes.

    October 2013
  • We have mixed feelings about this accommodation. It was not what we expected and was not really what we would call clean. I may have selected poorly with regards to the facilities but feel this was due to the misleading or "stretched" description.

    Our group was a couple and two singles. I selected this place because it was listed as a 2 bedroom apartment and was price accordingly (when compared to 1 bedroom apartments that slept 4 or other 2 bedroom apartments). With 4 of us, we decided a two bedroom place would be better for space and privacy. On arrival we realised that it was really a 2 room apartment (I would say a 1 bedroom with a sitting room that could sleep two singles if required ie great for Children). However to get to the bedroom or the bathroom you had to walk through the "second bedroom". You can close the doors and thus make the rooms both private as long as you don't need the bathroom or kitchen.

    The kitchen should be described as a kitchenette. It has most of the cooking utensils you'll need, but no stove, just two independent gas hotplates and there is not much room to cook.

    We had a problem with the floor not being clean. It looked clean but as soon as our shoes were off we realised how dirty it was. Our feet were almost black after walking around and we needed to wash them before getting into bed. The dust & dirt under the beds was unacceptable and left all our suitcases dirty. I must say, everything above the floor was spotlessly clean. The linen great, towels white and soft and the reviews all say it was clean. But for us, the state of the floor made it hard to accept that the place was clean.

    On a more positive note, you cannot fault the location. Rossana was friendly and helpful checking us in giving us great directions and a fantastic restaurant recommendation.

    We spoke with Rossana and explained that we felt the description was a bit stretched and she suggested that perhaps a layout/plan would help in future. We all agreed.

    This place would be good for a couple. But not suitable for four and thus not suitable for us.

    October 2013
  • Sharon and her Mom are amazing! They gave us so many great recommendations and circled where they were on a map that they provided for us. The apartment was clean and as described. Thank you!

    September 2013
  • Fantastic help all around. She organized a pickup at the airport and was extremely welcoming. Lovely balcony and a very central location with easy access to the city center in one direction and the train station in the other. Would stay there again

    September 2013
  • Nice flat in the centre of Florence located in approx. 5 min walking distance from the train station. Very friendly service. Everythying was perfect and clean! Thank you!

    September 2013
  • Sharon is a very nice and helpful host. Everything concerning the disposal (apartment and key) was perfect. The apartement is exactely as shown as in the pictures and everything in the city is in walking distance.
    I definitely would recommend Sharon as the host and the apartement! Thank you Sharon!

    June 2013
    Sharon E Rossana
    Response from Sharon E Rossana:

    thank you so much!!!!!!!
    I was glad to have you been able to give a nice holiday!!

  • Sharon and her mother are very sweet, when we arrived, they were waiting for us downstairs already. The location is very good, it's very near to the old city, we can go to anywhere by walk. The apartment is very quiet, clean, big enough for two persons. The only thing is that there is no Wifi.

    November 2012
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English, Español, Français, Italiano
School
Facoltà di giurisprudenza università di Firenze
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Concierge (Tourists Service)
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My name is Rossana , and this is my dream! FLORENCE CONCIERGE Even as a teenager the world of tourism has always fascinated me , see some new places, meet so many people, learning about new culture , for me, it has always been the maximum . It all has started with a lovely apartment Ariento , a place where one day I will pass my ” old age ” Meantime , I have decided to put it at a disposal of tourists , for all those who want to dive into art and life of everyday of the beautiful Florence ! After the success of Ariento other owners of charming properties in the heart of the city , have decided to entrust their apartments for the same purpose. And it was then that, thanks to my daughter, Sharon , I could create what I had always dreamed of: a work in contact with the world ! Sharon , a law student , she has learned English quickly and now everything she have needed was learn about service. She brought her young and fresh mind and her knowledge about the organization of the business its preparation and administration. For this project she has suspended her University studies in law but she hopes to get back to it as soon as possible. Our adventure begun from the first email we received from our future guests looking for an accommodation. A pleasant exchange of messages and information , turn into a nice conversation . The apartment , car park, tours , tickets for Uffizi , Accademia , restaurant and much more ….. We have offered all that for our guest during our e-mail exchange “build ” all together a wonderful experience that they could live in Florence A day of the meeting finally come and we could shake hands and meet in person . We were in touch during their stay for every need advice or just for …… in the end we said goodbye in during the check out we just said “goodbye” with a touch of nostalgia with hope to see each other again. FLORENCECONCIERGE gives us the opportunity to meet so many people, cultures , languages ​​…… thanks to you it is my way to travel in the world …. My dream come true !
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