This recently restored, luxury five bedroom holiday rental in Italy is in a historical family-owned Palazzo, right in the heart of Florence. It has a superb location, just a few steps from Piazza della Signoria, the Uffizi Gallery and the Ponte Vecchio. From this location, all of Florence’s beautiful sights are just a short walk away. The palazzos origins date to the 12th century, but its actual form is mainly derived from a 17th century renovation by the Marchese Anton Maria Bartolommei, and was designed by architect Ferdinando Tacca. Feel yourself like a king in luxury holiday apartment in Florence. Guests arrive at the apartment at street level by entering a graceful XVIIth century hall with its original columns and statues. The apartment is on the fourth floor of the palazzo, and there is a lift in the building. A private garage with storage facilities is also at guests’ disposal. The apartment has been renovated and decorated by an internationally renowned interior designer. From the sofa, there are views of the Church of Santo Stefano through the blooming terrace and on the opposite side, views of the tower of Palazzo Vecchio. There is an entrance lobby and a large open-plan living/dining room with fireplace. This spacious room, with stunning beamed high ceilings, has French doors that lead to a furnished terrace/roof garden. The open kitchen is fully equipped. There are five beautiful and spacious suites in the property, all with en-suite bathrooms. The cellar is supplied with high quality Tuscan red and white wines, whisky, gin, grappa di Brunello, Martini, vodka and Limoncello.
Rates for a week self-catered start from €6125
A complimentary hamper including extra virgin oil, vinegars and various jams from the owner’s Tuscan estate is provided upon arrival.