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Overview

Bedrooms:
1
Bathrooms:
1
Sleeps:
2
Type:
Apartment
Pets allowed:
Ask
Wi-Fi available:
Yes

1 Full bath

Description from manager

Experience all the history and culture Siena has to offer in this romantic 14th century apartment for two! The apartment is located in Palazzo Accarigi; once home to a noble Sienise family in the Middle Ages. It offers an incredible view of Siena’s Piazza il Campo and the Il Mangia Tower! You are in an ideal location to explore the city, central to museums, restaurants, bars, shops, and historic sites.

This apartment is located in the 2nd floor (46 steps) of the 14th century Palazzo Accarigi; once home to a noble Sienese family. There is no elevator in the building. The apartment is in a restricted traffic zone and therefore cannot be reached by car. However, taxis are permitted and taking a taxi to the palazzo is recommended. You can also acquire paid parking in the nearest lot; Santa Caterina.

(40 m2/ 430 ft2)

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Second Floor: (46 steps) This historic apartment was carefully restored in 2014 with high quality materials, antique furnishings and fixtures throughout, and original paintings and frescos. Meticulous attention to detail was used to ensure historic accuracy. There is an open living/dining/ kitchen area with antique sofa, table for two. The cozy kitchen area is finished in oak and the original Rapolano stonework. The modern appliances include an oven, stove, microwave, toaster, juicer, coffee maker, Nespresso machine, and teakettle. A window looks out over the beautiful piazza and tower. The bedroom has a 160cm queen-sized bed with antique canopy and view of the square below. There is a bathroom with travertine walls and sink, modern shower, and original frescoes.

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<p>Please Note:

There is no elevator in the building. Guests must walk up 46 steps to reach the apartment.

The apartment is in a restricted traffic zone and is therefore inaccessible by car. The nearest parking is Santa Caterina and costs approximately 35 Euros per day.

Given that Siena is a hill town with many stairs and narrow streets taking a taxi is recommended to reach the apartment.

There is no air conditioning in the apartment, but two fans are available.

Adults only - children and infants are not permitted in this apartment.

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Additional amenities: American Coffee Maker, Electric Tea Kettle, city centre

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TripAdvisor Property ID: 6707534

About the area

<p>This historic apartment is located in Siena right above the renowned Piazza del Campo. From your windows you can view the infamous Palio held twice annually; once in July and once in August.! You are in close proximity to everything from restaurants, bars, shops, museums, churches, banks, a taxi station, and more. This picturesque city is a wonderfully preserved example of the Tuscan Middle Ages, and a treasure trove of gothic palaces, churches, and museums. You’ll also find good restaurants, fun shops, and beautiful architecture!</p> <p>Nearby Attractions: San Gimignano is a great place to go for a day trip. As one of the most visited towns in Tuscany, it is known for its rich history dating back to the Etruscan times and is full of life and things to do. Popular attractions include the famous towers, the 12th century Duomo, the People's Palace, and several museums dedicated to artwork and archaeology. There are also plenty of wine tasting tours, art galleries, shops, and delicious restaurants. Numerous celebrations and gatherings are held every year including a music festival featuring theater, ballet, and opera performances, and a Medieval Harvest festival where the people of San Gimignano dress up as knights and play medieval games and have tournaments. </p> Florence: 71 km/44 mi<br/> San Gimignano: 48 km/30 mi<br/> Train: 2.1 km/1.3 mi<br/> Bus: 640 m/2100 ft

Manager profile

Rentvillas
Years listed:
11

Languages spoken: English, Spanish, Italian

About the manager

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Smoking
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Amenities

Features

  • Heating
  • High Speed Internet
  • Safe
  • Wi-Fi available

Appliances

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • TV

Bathrooms

  • 1 Full bath

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