"In no other place of residence in Florence have we lived in such intimate touch with the city's historical past, and in so many of its expressions." So said Pulitzer Prize winner R.W.B. Lewis, author of 'THE CITY OF FLORENCE, HISTORICAL VISTAS AND PERSONAL SIGHTINGS', in his description of the palazzo during his stay there.
The location is ideal for sightseeing, right on the Piazza Santa Croce and the magnificent Gothic church of the same name. The tombs of Michelangelo and Galileo and other famous Florentines are housed there. A short walk will take you to some very small but very interesting museums, such as the Horne Museum, the museum of the story of science, dedicated to Galileo, and two ancient herbal shops, Erboristeria and Erboristeria della Antica Farmacia del Cinghiale (Herbalist at the Old Boar Pharmacy). You can purchase herbal soaps, potpourri and fragrances made from ancient recipes by monks and nuns throughout Tuscany. A few more steps and you are at the Piazza della Signoria and the world famous Uffizi. And that's just in one direction!
Donatello is one of several apartments in a majestic palazzo right on the famous Piazza Santa Croce. Available for short stays, weekly or monthly rentals.
Entrance hall into the large living room with windows looking out over the inner courtyard
Dining room with window out to the inner courtyard
Fully equipped kitchen
En suite Queen bedroom with sitting area and working fireplace, tub with shower
En suite Twin bedroom with shower
Staircase from the dining room hall way leads to the En Suite Queen bedroom with tub, seating area and outdoor terrace with small table overlooking Florence's rooftops.
3 Full Baths
2 en suite Queen Bedrooms with tubs
1 en suite Twin Bedroom ( can be joined to form queen ) with shower
1 Single Sofa Bed in living room
2 Bathroom with Shower
1 Bathroom with Tub (includes either handheld or wall mount shower)
Washer and Dryer,
High Speed Internet Access,
Satellite TV with English Speaking Channels,
Mobile Phone provided on request
Small Gym in building
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NEAREST AIRPORT: Amerigo Vespucci,
NEAREST TRAIN STATION: Santa Maria Novella,
15 minute walk