The apartment is located in the old quarter of Oltrarno in Florence , ten minutes from Porta Romana and the Boboli Gardens. It is located on the second floor of a two-storey building ( with only 3 apartments ) , which dates back to the nineteenth century , It's located on the large Viale Petrarca , overlooking the sixteenth century walls of the city. It 's a comfortable apartment of 45 square meters consists of a lovely living room kitchenette with a double sofa bed, a bathroom with a large walk-in shower, a double bedroom and a veranda that looks out onto a garden ' The apartment is fully equipped with TV, DVD player , Wi-Fi and air conditioner. Naturally guests have at their disposal bed linen, bath and kitchen, plus all appliances and utensils that both bath towels. Although located in the historical center (closed to traffic ) allows the guests who come to Florence by car, to be able to park nearby . The neighborhood is a center of great tourist attraction with restaurants, supermarkets and historic sites of considerable interesse. It 's connected with various bus to the city center and also to Siena and the Chianti area with suburban buses.
The apartment is very near to Borgo San Frediano defined by Lonely Planet Guide the coolest street in the world.
If guests are interested, the owner, can provide lessons in Italian cuisine.
It's important to know that from 1 July 2011 the City of Florence by resolution of the City Council No. 230/33 of 06.20.2011, integrated by
resolution No. 21/2012, has established the “'tourist tax”.
The tax is applied to non-residents overnight stays in the city of Florence and for a maximum of 7 consecutive nights.
The tax rate for this tourist structure is 2,50 euro per person per night.
There are the following exemptions:
a) children up to twelve years old ;
b) people who care for patients admitted to local hospitals, including outpatient care, for a maximum of two assistants
c) patients who make hospital care in outpatient care;
d) students of the University of Florence
It is also provided a 50% reduction of the tourist tax in the following cases:
a) groups of lower and upper secondary schools in Florence in teaching visit;
b) athletes under the age of 16 years, members of groups participating in sporting events and tournaments organized in
collaboration with the Municipal Administration.
It's important to note that for more 15 days stay the costs for electricity, gas and water are not included.
Si pregano gli ospiti di non fumare e di adottare un comportamento corretto anche per gli altri inquilini del palazzo .