Overlooking the Famous Ponte Vecchio
The vacation rental in the historic center of Florence, Old Bridge Apartment, promises a tranquil environment in the heart of the city. The holiday accommodations embrace the antique beauty of the city with the designer flair of the Italians for a comfortable vacation stay.
The modern and well accessorized holiday apartment features two double bedrooms, two modern bathrooms, an eat-in kitchen and a full living room/dining room highlighting the panoramic views.
Capturing some of the most iconic views of the city, the Old Bridge Apartment vacation rental is positioned in the historic center with easy access to major museums, monuments, and restaurants.
Top 3 reasons you'll love Old Bridge Apartment
PONTE VECCHIO & THE CITY SKYLINE
Two of the most famous icons of the city, the Old Bridge and the lovely skyline, are at your fingertips when you stay at this vacation rental
LUMINOUS & STYLIZED DECORS
The amazing decor emphasize the sunny position along the Arno River. Light colors with that classical Florentine flair for artistic design
MUSEUMS, MONUMENTS & RESTAURANTS
Just the right distance from everything in Florence, including a night out on the town, the national trains & of course, the Old Bridge
This family-run vacation accommodation promises the beauty of Florence with the warm hospitality well known throughout Tuscany and Italy. The Old Bridge Apartment, situated along the Arno River features not only unique panoramic views but also an inviting and relaxing atmosphere for travelers as they explore the beauty of the city and its surroundings.
Comfortable Accommodations for Four
The Old Bridge Apartment boasts approximately 100 square meters of renovated space in a prime position along the Arno River. There are two double bedrooms for up to 4 persons. The master bedroom is extremely spacious, featuring a queen size bed and a wardrobe. The en-suite bathroom is comprised of a shower, bidet, sink, and WC.
This is an excellent solution for couples traveling together, or groups of up to 4 persons - since there are two real bedrooms. The second bedroom is composed of two twin beds, which can become a double upon request, a wardrobe and has use of a nearby bathroom with shower.
Relax & Enjoy the City
Both the living/dining room area and the second bedroom have up-close views overlooking the iconic Ponte Vecchio, or what many know as the "Old Bridge". This incredible vista is what gives this apartment its name, but what makes it a favorite among guests includes the warm hospitality and accessories that accompany the view. The rooms are outfitted with wifi and air conditioning, creating a comfortable setting for all seasons.
Another reason why this apartment stands out from the rest is the warm and inviting welcome that guests receive from the owner Alessandra. This apartment is the source of many of her childhood memories of her father, who worked as a lawyer many years ago. Alessandra is knowledgeable about the local area, with lots of restaurants and itinerary ideas as well as willing to help with local situations, like lost luggage, booking tickets, and reservations.
The eat-in kitchen is furnished with all modern accessories, including a microwave, dishwasher, large fridge and electric oven with a 4 burner stove. There is a breakfast bar in the kitchen for light meals or you can make use of the formal dining area with a panoramic view for large meals. The decor reflects the modern Italian flair for accenting space, natural light and splashes of color.
Visit the City & the Countryside
The Old Bridge Apartment promises both an excellent position for these unique photo opportunities of the skyline, Ponte Vecchio and sunsets as well as easy access to museums, monuments, and great Florentine shopping. Palazzo Pitti, the Uffizi, and the Duomo are all just minutes away by foot, crossing the antique roads and “vias” that make up Florence. Walk past tower buildings, Medici palazzos and churches dating back to the year 1000.
With the use of public transport or even a short walk, it is easy to program day trips with the use of the Italian national train system or the Tuscan buses. Visit Pisa, Prato, and Pistoia with the trains that run regularly to the coast. Or plan a day trip to San Gimignano and Siena with the buses. Florence is a general hub for many quality organized tours, you can tour Chianti, Cinque Terre or the vineyards of Montepulciano with daily itineraries that leave from the center of the city.
Alessandra, the owner & manager of the Old Bridge Apartment
A real Florentine born and breed in Florence, I had the privilege to grow up in this beautiful corner in Florence: my father bought this property in 1964, he was a lawyer, and he worked there for more than 40 years together with my mother. I have countless memories of afternoons spent doing my homework in what is now the living area of the apartment. Gazing at the Ponte Vecchio was not an option while figuring math problems or writing Italian papers!