Only Minutes by foot from Santa Croce Church
Set only minutes away from major attractions in the heart of Florence, Italy this, one bedroom vacation rental apartment is the perfect base for visiting all of the city and Tuscany too.
A contemporary design highlights the beautiful historic architecture of this one bedroom apartment positioned close to fresh markets, restaurants, shopping and evening jam sessions.
Use this apartment as your base as you explore the exciting landscape of Tuscany, the busy streets of Florence and the one of a kind beauty show cased in some of the world’s most famous museums and churches.
Top 3 reasons you'll love Loft le Murate
A CITY LANDSCAPE
In the heart of downtown Florence you will find yourself within easy walking distance of museums, restaurants, shops & markets
Let the magic of Florence entice you, just the right size for a couple on a sweet interlude or happy honeymoon
A tasteful combination of the vaulted brick ceilings with the clean simple lines of a contemporary decor
Recently restored from an ancient coach house in Florence, Loft Le Murate vacation rental apartment for 2 to 4 persons, is a romantic haven with a luminous and contemporary design. This ground floor apartment is set on two levels and perfectly combines an elegant decor in white and neutral colors with the original red brick vaulted ceiling. It is situated in the historic center, practically next door to the Santa Croce Church and the Arno River.
The apartment has its own independent entrance which opens onto Via Ghibellina, a classical Florentine street lined with gelato shops, small designer boutiques, and a quality selection of restaurants with a wide range of cuisines.
Cosy & Delightful
The owners captured the unique antique architecture and then combined it with the famous Italian flair for style and design. The entrance opens to a spacious living area with an “L” shaped sofa which also serves an extra double bed. This is a cosy environment for an evening relaxing at home, watching something on the smart TV or catching up with your emails thanks to the free Wi-Fi.
The white tiled floor melts into a fully equipped kitchenette where you can prepare great Italian meals while on holiday, gathering your ingredients from the outdoor fruit and veggie market or the indoor area with fine wines, fresh baked bread and yummy cold cuts and meats just a short distance away.
Furnished with a stove, electric burners and a regular sized refrigerator and freezer, you can chill your wine, invent a plate of pasta or keep that new found favorite cheese fresh for a midnight snack. The apartment features a clothes washer.
Space & Light
Located on the ground floor, there is an extra large bathroom in neutral shades with a few colorful accents. It is furnished with a sink, bidet, WC and a relaxing hydromassage shower. All bed, bath and kitchen linens are included however, if you want to use the sofa bed, you need to advise in advance so the owner will have all the necessary sheets available upon your arrival (sofa bed measures 140x200 cm).
The open floor plan of the loft apartment conveys a sense of spaciousness, and gives you a chance to appreciate the charming vaulted ceiling wherever you are. The loft area features a comfortable double bed, with a wardrobe to help keep you organized during your vacation rental stay at Loft Le Murate.
The area sweeps around the perimeter of the apartment to create a dedicated study area with windows looking out over the street. The apartment is furnished with AC and heating. The entire apartment has free internet access however, you will find that there are several nearby cafes which offer a great selection of pastries and paninis as well as free WiFi.
Explore the City
The position of the apartment is ideal for those who are intrigued by the idea of living an authentic Italian neighborhood. As soon as you step outside the apartment you will find that there are many restaurants and enchanting cafes that will tempt you with a long list of Tuscan specialties.
Florence is such a walkable city, and getting around from this position is easy. Within a short distance you can walk to anyone of the main churches, museums, monuments and of course designer shopping. There is a bus stop just minutes away that will take you to the panoramic Piazzale Michelangelo or you could choose to head towards the Arno River for a romantic stroll.
No car is necessary, though you will find public paid parking is not too far from the apartment, in a location that totally avoids the ZTL restricted parking areas. However, if you are planning on traveling without transportation you will find that both the Santa Maria Novella train station and the Campo di Marte are only 10 minutes away and both have frequent trains for many fun destinations in Tuscany: Siena, Pisa, Lucca and Arezzo.
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