Elegant and wide apartment composed by three bedrooms and three bathrooms, it can sleep up to 6 persons. Located on the 5th floor (with elevator). The Fiesole apartment consists of two different levels: on the first level, you can find a bright and very large living-room with fireplace and dining area, the kitchen with skylight and dining table, a bedroom with twin beds, a bathroom with shower, and the master bedroom with en suite bathroom with bath-tub. On the second level is the third bedroom with twin beds and a guest bathroom, and the access to the panoramic private terrace, comfortably equipped with a gazebo, from where you can enjoy a breathtaking view on Florence. All the rooms of this wonderful residence display beautiful wooden floors and raftered ceilings with comfortable furnishings.
The apartment is situated in one of the liveliest quarters of the historic center, around Piazza Santa Croce (only 100 meters away!) and the famous Bargello Museum. The area is restricted to traffic, we therefore suggest that you leave your cars in the nearby garages. The neighborhood is full of restaurants, theatres, museums and shops to satisfy any taste. In mid-June Piazza Santa Croce is set up for the colourful event of the Calcio Storico Fiorentino (litt. Florentine historical soccer). Through the typically narrow streets of the medieval core of town, you can easily reach Piazza Duomo, the Ponte Vecchio, the Uffizi Gallery.
The apartment is located inside Palazzo Salviati, a XV century building completely restored in 1996 under the strict ordinance of the “Sovrintendenza delle Belle Arti” (Fine Arts Commission); it is considered to be a classic example of late Medieval Florentine art and is preserved as an historical monument. The splendid stone façade, the magnificent pietra serena-stone staircase, the wooden Renaissance coats of arms and the XV century frescoes enhance the elegance of the palace. On the second floor there is a small terrace at disposal of all the guests, which offers a spectacular panorama over the city. At the ground floor of the building, and with its own independent entry around the corner, there is a typical Florentine restaurant, “Osteria del Caffé Italiano”. Here you can taste delicious Tuscan recipes and prestigious wines, and experience the splendid architectural features of the palace.
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