WELCOME TO OUR FLAT!
We offer a nice and welcoming apartment for 2 (one double bedroom)+2 (sofa bed) persons in the neighbourhood of „Scorcola“, well-known for its traditional blue cable car (Tram de Opcina) that will take you uphill to visit the Carso highland.
The flat if very well located: 10 minute walk to “Le Rive” and 15 to the city centre (Viale XX Settembre); 2 minute walk from Trieste railway station and long distance bus station. Very quiet and safe. Most places of interest are at a walking distance and the bus stops are very near.
Please, if you are interested, do contact us before making a reservation. We really much appreciate if you fully fulfil your profile, upload a photo and explain a bit about your travelling : )
Please, also know , that at your arrival you will be asked to supply your passport or ID as required by Italian low. Many thanks in advance for your help : )
ABOUT THE FLAT
The flat is my nest-home when I am in Trieste, so it is decorated and furnished the way I like it: I hope you enjoy it as well.
The 19th century building has been recently renewed. The flat itself is about 10 years old but it is in very good conditions. It is a a 70 sq meters flat, second floor with elevator and security door. There is no view over the city but we have a small terrace and the area is quiet.
In the flat you will have: entrance with a big corridor and a big shelf book on the left side; one open space with living room and kitchen. On the right side a small access room opens to double bedroom and the bathroom. The sofa bed, that can become a second double-bed, is located in a room called "loggia", a sort of windowed veranda with NO door. Here can sleep two extra persons.
The living room is furnished with a table with four chairs and a cupboard. There is also a wall shelf book and a storage space where our private independent heating is located together with the stuff for the cleaning (vacuum cleaner, bucket and mop). The living room has an annexed small terrace with table and chairs for the summertime and also a windowed room called “loggia” with sofa, TV, ironing board and iron.
The kitchen has a table that we normally use for our meals, a sink, a gas stove, the oven and the fridge with freezer. There is no microwave and no dish washer. You will find glasses and cups, dishes, cutlery, cookware and the coffee pot.
The bedroom has a big double bed (180x200), two night tables, one escritoire, one wardrobe where you can store your clothes and personal belongings.
The bathroom has a tub, the WC, the sink, one bathroom cabinet, the wash machine and a bin.
The flat has independent heating for the wintertime but there is no air-conditioning for the hotter season.
It is not permitted to smoke inside the flat, but you can smoke in the terrace.
The PRICE INCLUDES
- fresh bed linen and towels
- heating for the winter time and hot water
- use of the kitchen with its pottery and all the cooking and cleaning stuff (washing up liquid, dishcloth,dish sponges).
- for the bathroom: hygienic paper, shampoo, shower gel and hair-dryer
- for your meals: coffee, tea, salt, vinegar, oil, pepper and sugar are always at your disposition.
- free use of the wash machine (no dryer, there is a clothes horse), the iron
- free access to internet Wi-Fi: ADSL 10 Mega
Maps and leaflets about places of interest of Trieste and its surrounding are available too. Anyway, if you are pleased, at your arrival, we will explain you a bit about the city and what is worth-seeing!
The price does NOT include
- BREAKFAST, but you will find milk and biscuits for the first day of your arrival
- CLEANING SERVICE during your stay
In order to know the total amount, you just need to press the button “book it”. Do not worry: you are not going to complete your reservation until you use your credit card!
PARKING: If you come by car, we do not have a private parking place and it is normally difficult to find a free parking in Trieste. So, we suggest you park your car indoor at the “Silos car park” in Piazza Libertà, next to Trieste’s railway station.
There are outdoor parkings available in Piazza Libertà (in front of Novo Hotel Impero) and in Piazza Oberdan. With a bit of luck you may also find a free parking space out street or in the streets nearby, but this may not happen every day!
AREA AND CONNECTIONS
The flat is located in the historical neighbourhood of „SCORCOLA" well known for the very traditional cable car called „Tram de Opcina“ that in 20/30 minutes will take you to enjoy the village of Opicina and its beautiful long walk into the Carso through the „STRADA NAPOLEONICA“.
The location is very centric: all the main places of interest are within a reasonable walking distance and the flat is very well connected by public transportation (buses) as well.
Piazza Unità d’Italia and Molo Audace: 20 minute walk
Viale XX Settembre: 15-20 minute walk
Piazza Sant’Antonio: 15 minutes walk
Railway station (for a one day trip to Venice, for example) and long distance buses station (to visit Duino Castle for example or to go to Croatia, Slovenia or to Ronchi dei Legionari Airport): 3 or 4 minutes walk
Bus stops for buses to Miramare Castle or for Trieste sightseeing buses: 2 minute walk
Cable car to Opicina and the Carso: 2 minute walk
Ship terminal to Croatia during summer:10 minute walk
IF YOU GO TO ICTP
There are several options to reach ICTP by local bus, especially in summer summer. Bus stop for buses direction ICTP are located near our apartment, just in front of the Railway station by the PAM supermarket (2 minute walk from home).
Bus 6: departs from Piazzale Gioberti in Trieste and ends at Grignano, in front of ICTP's Adriatico Guesthouse, with a stop close to ICTP's Leonardo Building; please check the bus timetable.
Bus 36 (only summer): departs from Via Giulia in Trieste and ends at Bivio Miramare, about a 10 minute walk from ICTP's Leonardo Building; please check the bus timetable.
During summer, for a more relaxing and scenic way to reach ICTP, one can take the local ferry that arrives and departs from Grignano (near the Bus 6 stop on the waterfront). Tickets cost 4.05 euros for a single trip from Trieste (travel time: 40 minutes), or 2.40 euros from Barcola (travel time: 20 minutes). Please, check ferry timetable.
Tickets for the bus must be purchased before you board the vehicle; you can purchase these at ICTP's InfoPoint and at the Centre's guest house receptions, as well as at the main train station in Trieste and at many local news vendors.
IF YOU GO TO SISSA
Just walk to Piazza Oberdan (6 min. on foot from our home), where you can catch the buses to SISSA - Via Bonomea. Several buses arrive close to or to SISSA:
Bus n.38 leaves from Via Galatti (in front of Piazza Oberdan, and stops just opposite SISSA main entrance
Bus lines 2 and 4 arrive close to SISSA.
Bus n.2 (Opicina's tram) and n. 4 leave both from the side opposite to Piazza Oberdan; you have to get off at Obelisco (ask the bus driver) and then walk down Via Bonomea for a pleasant 10 minutes' walk to reach SISSA.
Please check for the updated schedules for all the bus routes on Trieste Trasporti.
Tickets must be purchased beforehand at news-stands or tobacconists or tickets machines on Trieste streets and must be validated using the machines on the buses.
There are single-run tickets, 10-run tickets or transit pass (biweekly, monthly, for the whole buses transport system). It's not possible to buy tickets on board.
SUPERMARKETS AND RESTAURANTS
There are 2 nearby supermarkets (both a 3 minutes walk): Bosco (near the Church in Via Sant Anastasio) and PAM just in front of the railway station.
Shops and restaurants are in the near city centre which is a 10 minute walk (for the area of Viale XX Settembre, for example) or by the sea (the Rive area) which is also a 10 minute walk.
ABOUT THE HOSTS
I am Anna. I was born in Padova and grown up in Trieste. I lived abroad for many years and this is my home when I am in Trieste where I come back from time to time.
I love travelling as much I we can (never enough!) and I would love to have you as guests in this beautiful city!
If you book the apartment and I am not in Trieste, I have a person e in charge of taking care of your check in and out. She can speak English and can help you if you have any request. Anyway, I will keep always in contact with you to know how are things are going.
For any other info, please, do contact me: I am very happy to help you with any request you have!
I hope to have you here : )
We kindly request our guests:
- to respect our house
- not to smoke inside the apartment (you can smoke outside in the balcony : )
- not to take any alcohol at home
- not to make any noise after 11 o'clock in the night
- not to invite other people at home
Many thanks : )
Guests and visitors are advised to have their own personal policy of insurance in case of accidents, personal injury or loss/damage to property. No responsibility is accepted by the host for any losses, damage or personal injury sustained by any uninsured guest during their stay. By making your booking you agree to these terms and conditions.
Many thanks in advance : )
We had a very nice month staying at Anna's flat. The communication with Anna was easy and fast, the flat is beautiful and extremely well located.
This is such a lovely apartment and Anna is a great host. She told us about sights to see around Triest and gave us some recommendations where to eat. The apartment is very cozy and is very well equipped with all the things you need for your stay.
We had a great time in Triest and would definitely stay again at Anna's apartment!
Ciao e grazie mille!
Je suis très contente d'avoir choisi l'appartement d'Anna pour mon séjour à Trieste. Les conseils d'Anna et ses prospectus nous ont été très utiles, et l'appartement était très beau, accueillant, propre, et bien placé ! Je pense que c'est une très bonne affaire vu la qualité de l'accueil et du logement et je le conseille à tout le monde.
Anna is the best host you can think of! She is very friendly and helps you with everything! The apartment is pretty nice (-: and you'll find nearly everything you need for a comfortable stay in trieste!
Thank you, Gregor & Mario
We are very grateful to Anna for make your stay wonderful. The flat was even better than described. Anna went and her way to make us feel welcome and providers with local knowledge such as the best place to go to the beach.
We would be very happy to stay there again and recommend it to all our friends. We stayed with our two children aged 15 and 10. The cooking and laundry facilities were extremely welcome!
Anna's place is simply amazing, It felt like at home and she is a great host.
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The stay at Anna's appartement was very pleasant! It is really close to the train station and about 15 minutes walk to the city center, perfect for a long, but also, what we had, a short stay. The apartment had everything you needed, to have a nice stay! I stayed here with my boyfriend and we both definitely recommend this place. When we arrived Anna was there and told us about things we shouldn't miss while in Trieste, the city was also beautiful :) thanks Anna!
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Hi I am Anna : )
I am originally from Trieste, Italy. I lived many years abroad and love travelling! I hope you feel at home away from home in my apartments : )
Enjoy and Welcome!