Florence luxury penthouse apartment - Sleeps up to 10, Luxury 5 bedrooms 5 en-suite bathrooms, air conditioning, terrace
A recently restored and wonderfully decorated luxury five bedrooms apartment on the terraced fourth floor of an historical family owned Palazzo in the heart of Florence.
Guests arrive at the apartment at street level by entering, a gracious 17th century hall with it's original columns and statues. A beautiful vaulted staircase leads to the upper floors. If preferred, access to 4th floor is also available by a newly installed mirror lined elevator.
The premises have been decorated to the highest standards, in a trendy contemporary style, by an internationally known interior designer Often featured in Conde Nast, Gourmet, Cote Sud and many more magazine)
The location is superb: a few steps from Piazza della Signoria, the Uffizi and Ponte Vecchio.
You get to the apartment by entering, at street level, a grand neoclassical hall with it's original columns and statues.
A beautiful vaulted staircase leads to the upper floors. You will prefer to reach the 4th floor by using the newly installed mirror lined elevator. A private garage with storage facilities is at guests' disposal.
Layout: Entrance lobby,large spacious living/dining room with fireplace, wonderful exposed beams, to achieve this effect, the owner did a radical restoration of all the superstructures as partitions, false ceilings, layers of paint to highlight the original structure made of bricks and pillars from the tower.
From the sofa you have views from S.Stefano church through the blooming terrace, you can see the tower of Palazzo Vecchio.
There are French door to fully furnished terrace/roof garden - this is a quiet area away from streets - a great spot to enjoy your evening meals or a glass of wine with home made antipasti.
There is a fully equipped eat-in kitchen TV, attic kitchen storage.
Ask about weekly or longer rates, as they differ from 4 night min daily rate.