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Casa Toscana

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  • Air Conditioning
  • CD Player
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Satellite TV
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

About this Villa

A spacious, comfortable, and bright apartment located in Piazza Santa Croce in the heart of Florence, Casa Toscana can be joined with David to form a large four bedroom.

The landmark Renaissance palazzo (also called Palazzo dell'Antella and Palazzo degli Sporti), is conveniently located in the heart of the historical center of Florence, in Piazza Santa Croce. It is one of the few left in the historic center of Florence with a dramatic frescoed facade. The Palazzo offers thirteen totally furnished apartments ranging in size from one to three bedrooms. The apartments are of the highest standards with all conveniences. All have either central or window air-conditioning, and TV with CNN and other international English-language channels. These apartments have become the home of an international clientele of visitors.

Guests will enjoy the convenience of the old city center with all modern comforts, charm, and the state-of-the-art furnishings. The apartments have views of Piazza Santa Croce and of the city's monuments, of the private renaissance rose garden, or of inner courts and the surrounding hills. Rooms are spacious and airy, furniture is a comfortable and elegant combination of modern and antique.

Check-in time is between 2:30 PM and 6:30 PM. Rentals may start on any day of the week.

Included in price

  • One set of bed and bath linen
  • Use of Palazzo small gym
  • Mobile phone upon request
  • Final cleaning
  • Florence Airport is 7 kilometers
  • Rome is 300 kilometers, about 3 hours
  • Venice is 265 kilometers, about 3 hours
  • Arezzo is 75 kilometers, about 1 hour
  • Siena is 72 kilometers, about 1 hour
  • Greve in Chianti is 27 kilometers, about 45 minutes


Casa Toscana is located on the third floor (with elevator) of the building adjacent to Palazzo Antellesi. Spacious, comfortable, and very light this apartment has two bedrooms each with queen-size beds and two bathrooms. The master bedroom and the kitchen have original wood beam ceilings. The bed in the second bedroom may be divided to form twin-size beds. Two bathrooms: one with bathtub and shower and one with shower. The living/dining room has a working fireplace. The ample Tuscan eat-in kitchen has a charcoal burner in addition to gas range. Included are dishwasher, washing machine, TV with CNN, independent heating and air-conditioning.

Facilities: Dishwasher, washer/dryer, microwave oven, toaster, american coffee maker, satellite TV, stereo hi-fi, CD and DVD players, high speed wireless and standard internet connection, hair dryer, iron and ironing board. Use of Palazzo private Gym.

  • Maid service: available upon request at approximately EUR 12 per hour (including cleaning products)
  • Utilities according to consumption
  • Wifi Internet access: available at EUR 20 for one week, EUR, 30 for two weeks, EUR 40 for three weeks and EUR 50 for four weeks per computer
  • Each apartment accommodates the number of persons listed in the description; additional bedding, where possible, is available at a charge of EUR 65 per week per person
  • Refundable security deposit: EUR 400 for one week rentals and EUR 600 for longer rentals will be collected against utilities and Internet expenses; the deposit less the above charges will be returned upon departure

About Tuscany

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About Florence

Florence rises on the banks of the Arno River in a vast plain surrounded by the Careggi, Fiesole, Settignano, Arcetri and Bellosguardo hills. The river divides the city into two parts: to the north the areas of Santa Maria Novella, San Giovanni and Santa Croce; to the south the "Diladdarno," the area of Santo Spirito. According to statistics produced by UNESCO, 60% of the world's most important works of art are located in Italy and approximately half of these are in Florence.
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