Best of Florence Locations
- Name: Matilde
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 2
The spirit and history of Italy surrounds you.
A fine apartment in one of the finest neighborhoods in the center of Florence.
Find yourself in the middle of Florentine history with all the famous sites within in walking distance. This classic Florentine palazzo built in 1733 faces Piazza Santa Trinita with the famous church by that name. The church is one of the most beautiful in Florence and famous frescoes by Ghirlandaio of Saint Francis of Assisi, the Nativity and the Madonna.
Via Tornabuoni the traffic-free designer shopping street leads into the famous Florentine sights and a block south is the beautiful Arno river. Across the piazza is Palazzo Salimbeni with its dramatic stories. First of the architecture derided at the time and later celebrated who placed the motto above the door by the architect Carpere promptius quam imitari, "Criticizing is easier than imitating". And then the symbol of the owner's family of three poppies and the motto Per non dormire. "By not sleeping." refers to the dramatic family story of an ancestor getting ahead of competitors in an important business transaction by inviting them to a dinner laced with opium from poppies.
This home in Florence is organized comfortably with fine furniture and antiques that echo the storied history of Italy. Flat screen television mounted on the wall. The leather living room furniture is made of fine Tuscan leather finished with the processes that deliver the fine leather jackets and purses that entrance you into in the nearby stores.
Enjoy traditional marble and tiled floors.
The apartment shares a terrace with adjoining Lucrezia that overlooks the adjoining church. It is the perfect place to enjoy an espresso or a glass of wine.
The nice, small kitchen has an induction stove top, under-counter refrigerator, dishwasher and the dishes, pots and pans for you to prepare your meals. Between the kitchen and living room find a dining table for four in a space with french doors that open onto a space that faces the church. It is a "juliet balcony" so you can't step out but can open up for light and air.
The master bedroom is full of light. It has double french doors that open to the area facing the church, as with the dining area, you can't step out, but enjoy light and air. The bed is a queen. Large antique armoire. The en-suite bathroom has a step in shower.
The second bedroom has 2 single beds, window overlooks via del Parione.
A large closet contains a washer/dryer and ironing board.
Property and area amenities
|Location||Piazza Santa Trinita|
|Bedrooms||2 bedrooms, 1 with queen sized bed and 1 with 2 single beds.|
|Bathrooms||2 bathrooms, each with step-in shower|
|Floor||3rd floor European, 4th floor North American|
|Size||65 m2, 700 sq ft|
|Kitchen||Efficiency kitchen with 2-burner induction stove top, dishwasher, pots & pans and dishes, Italian coffee maker.|
|Laundry||Combination washer/dryer, iron and ironing board.|
|Linens||Linens and1 set of towels included for each guest|
|Available||Not Available||Reservation Pending||Changeover|
Mar 15 - Aug 1
Aug 31 - Nov 1
Dec 20 - Jan 2
|3 Nights||4 Nights||5 Nights||6 Nights||7 Nights||14 Nights|
|1 - 4 guests||€ 810||€1050||€1290||€1540||€1700||€3320|
|5 - 6 guests||€ 849||€1102||€1355||€1618||€1791||€3502|
Jan 2 - Mar 15
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Nov 1 - Dec 20
|1 - 4 guests||€ 580||€950||€1150||€1350||€1480||€2670|
|5 - 6 guests||€ 139||€1050||€1280||€1500||€1660||€3020|
Minimum price is for 3 nights.
The price includes linens, 1 set of towels/person, utilities, final cleaning, personal welcome during standard hours and free WiFi.
Paid locally: Additional cleaning, linen and towel change available for €30 for cleaning and €30 for linens and towels. Please go to www.italyperfect.com/tax for information on local hospitality tax paid in cash at check in.
€300 Euro damage deposit authorized on guest credit card.
Check in is from 3pm to 7pm, by appointment. Luggage may be dropped from 11am. Checkout is by 11am. Late check-in may be possible with advance arrangement and a local payment of €15.
Excellent location in the heart of Florence.
Well managed, well furnished and welcoming.
We love the fine Italian products, antiques and history that surround you here.