Villa Ape Rosa Relais - Florence

Via Dei Cappuccini 12, Florence, Italy  show map
 3 stars
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Villa Ape Rosa Relais - Florence

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

EUR 6 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour
Food/ Drinks

Coffee shop

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

The central Villa Ape Rosa Relais is a 3-star property within proximity of Teatro Le Laudi, Piazza del Duomo and Piazzale Michelangelo.

Villa Ape Rosa Relais is 30 minutes' walk from the center of Florence. Restaurants and bars are stroll from the hotel.

Guests can reach Villa Ape Rosa Relais by car from Peretola airport in 5 minutes.

Rooms

The hotel offers 6 annex rooms with free Wi-Fi, climate control, a laptop-compatible safe, a seating area and a dining area as well as an electric kettle, a stove and a cooktop. Some rooms overlook the garden. These rooms have parquet floor and antique furniture.

Eat & Drink

Guests will find the winery Rusticheria within a 5-minute walk.

Services

Bicycle rental services are available on site.

Relax

The property offers cribs, babysitting and a pool for guests checking in with children.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at EUR 6 per day.

Number of rooms:   14.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Exterior corridors
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Bicycle rental
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Garden area
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Garden furniture
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Chaise lounges
  • Dining table
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until 08:00-10:00 

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of EUR 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Via Dei Cappuccini 12, Florence, Italy

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City Center
  • Florence
    1.5 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
    1.2 mi
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Rusticheria
    500 ft
  • La Panzanella
    700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 08:00-10:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    14

Rooms and availability

Villa Ape Rosa Relais photos Exterior Hotel information
Economy Triple Room Annex
Bed type: King-size bed
Size: 220 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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This triple room features a sofa and air conditioning This room cannot accommodate extra beds.

Room facilities
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    Suite
    Bed type: 2 King-size beds
    Size: 540 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    This large and elegant suite features 2 bedrooms with a TV each and a living room with 18th-century frescoes. It offers views of the garden and tea/coffee ingredients. The bathroom has a bath and a shower.

    Room facilities
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      Two-Bedroom Apartment
      Bed type: 2 King-size beds
      Size: 435 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
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      This apartment features air conditioning, a flat-screen TV and a kitchenette with a dining area. The private bathroom comes with free toiletries and a hairdryer. Please note that final cleaning is included. Daily cleaning is available on request and free of charge.

      Room facilities
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        Economy Double or Twin Room Annex
        Bed type: King-size bed
        Size: 155 sq. feet
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        • Air conditioning
        • Shower
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        Air-conditioned room.

        Room facilities
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          Double or Twin Room
          Bed type: King-size bed
          Size: 155 sq. feet
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          • Air conditioning
          • Shower
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          Offering a view of the garden, this room features antique furniture, free internet access and a kettle. Please specify bed preference when booking.

          Room facilities
            Villa Ape Rosa Relais photos Exterior Hotel information
            Double Room Annex
            Bed type: King-size bed
            Size: 155 sq. feet
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            • Air conditioning
            • Shower
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            This double room has a stovetop, kitchenware and air conditioning.

            Room facilities
              Villa Ape Rosa Relais photos Room
              Triple Room
              Bed type: King-size bed
              Size: 205 sq. feet
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              • Air conditioning
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              Offering a view of the garden, this room features antique furniture, free internet access and a kettle.

              Room facilities

                How to reach hotel

                hotel Villa Ape Rosa Relais - Florence Florence location
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                Hotel Address:

                Via Dei Cappuccini 12, Florence, Italy

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Florence
                  1.5 mi
                Airports
                Train Stations
                • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
                  1.2 mi
                • Bus stop
                  700 ft
                Restaurants
                • Rusticheria
                  500 ft
                • La Panzanella
                  700 ft
                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until 08:00-10:00 
                • Number of rooms:
                  14

                Villa Ape Rosa Relais Location

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                What's nearby

                Tourist attractions

                • Basilica of San Lorenzo - 4300 ft
                • San Lorenzo Basilica - 1.3 mi
                • Prato Business Area - 1.4 mi

                Popular areas

                • Via Faenza - 1.1 mi

                Places of interest

                • Via Cavour Firenze - 1.1 mi
                • Parco delle Cascine - 1.4 mi
                • Catedral de Santa María del Fiore - 1.4 mi
                • Campanille di Giotto - 1.4 mi

                Train stations

                Convention centers

                • Fortezza da Basso - 5000 ft
                • Fortezza da Basso - 5000 ft
                • Palazzo dei Congressi - 5000 ft
                • Leopolda Station - 1.3 mi
                • Leopolda Station - 1.3 mi

                Monuments and Landmarks

                • Rucellai Palace - 4300 ft
                • Convent of San Marco - 1.1 mi
                • Hospital of Innocents - 1.3 mi
                • Hospital of Innocents - 1.3 mi
                • Medici Riccardi Palace - 1.4 mi
                • Parco delle Cascine - 1.4 mi

                Historical sites

                • Palazzo Vecchio - 1.1 mi
                • Pallazzo Pitti - 1.3 mi

                Museums

                • Salvatore Ferragamo Museum - 1.2 mi
                • San Marco Museum - 1.2 mi
                • San Marco Museum - 1.2 mi
                • Accademia Gallery - 1.2 mi
                • Galería de la Academia - 1.2 mi
                • Galleria dell'Accademia - 1.3 mi

                Local attractions

                • La Dolce Vita - 1.1 mi
                  Via Giovanni Boccaccio 29\a, Certaldo
                • Convent of Santa Apollonia - 1.1 mi
                  Via XXVII Aprile 1, Florence
                • Botanical Gardens - 1.2 mi
                  Via Pier Antonio Micheli, 3, Florence
                • Chiostro dello Scalzo - 1.1 mi
                  Via Cavour 69, Florence
                • Museo di San Marco - 1.2 mi
                  Piazza San Marco 1, Florence

                Near the hotel

                • Museo Stibbert - 1600 ft
                  Via Stibbert, 26, Florence
                • Roman Theater and Civic Museum - 4100 ft
                  Via Portigiani 1, Fiesole
                • Church of Santa Felicita - 4600 ft
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                • Stibbert Museum - 1600 ft
                  via F. Stibbert, 26, Florence
                • Alessandro Cammilli Private Tours - 4100 ft
                  Florence, Italy 50100 FlorenceItaly

                Restaurants nearby

                • Rusticheria - 500 ft

                  Address: Via Michele Mercati 10R
                  Phone: +(39)0553841946

                  91% likes this, based on 34 reviews

                • Trattoria Fratelli Briganti - 900 ft

                  Address: P.zza Giovanbattista Giorgini, 12/r
                  Phone: (+39) 055 475255

                  75% likes this, based on 184 reviews
                  Cuisine: Italian

                • La Farmacia dei Sani - 900 ft

                  Address: Piazza G. Giorgini 7/A
                  Phone: 055481572

                  68% likes this, based on 47 reviews
                  Cuisine: Italian
                  Price Range: USD 6 - USD 13

                • La Panzanella - 700 ft

                  Address: Via dei cappuccini, 10
                  Phone: 0571 922182

                  73% likes this, based on 54 reviews

                • Il Giardino del Poggetto - 800 ft

                  Address: Via Michele Mercati, 24/b
                  Phone: 0550134620

                  54% likes this, based on 55 reviews
                  Cuisine: Italian

                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until 08:00-10:00 
                • Number of rooms:
                  14
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                Villa Ape Rosa Relais Reviews

                Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Villa Ape Rosa Relais

                Average guest rating

                8.0out of 10
                Fabulous
                Based on 198 reviews

                Guest reviews

                • Couple
                  8.2

                  Ape Rose is a nice hotel with free parking, big garden and quiet environment. Breakfast is almost the only service but staff is hospitable and helpful. The room is big enough. Furnitures are match to the old, but recently renovated building.

                • Couple
                  9.6

                  Great Villa! Amazing feeling in this absolutely wonderful surrounding. Beautiful inside, and the garden ... wow, If you wanna get the suburban Florence feeling stay here. Need a bus to go to centre but bus stop near hotel takes 10 min. to centre so no prob. Secure parking, aircon. Great great restaurant nearby - no tourists. Owner and manager very helpful and nice!!!! Wifi in downstairs area.

                  Could improve on breakfast a little but not bad at all.

                • Couple
                  10.0

                  This was a beautiful villa! We really loved it! The staff was so friendly and accommodating. The view from our room was gorgeous... You looked out and saw the rolling hills of the countryside. They had a nice breakfast every morning and you can sit outside in the yard and enjoy the scenery. They also had a hammock to lay in that we really enjoyed! The location was also great...right around the corner from the bus stop. To get into town we would hop on the bus and take a 10 minute ride.

                • Couple
                  7.8

                  A beautiful old Villa with private gardens, set in a peaceful area yet with easy access to Florence centre via local transport. The original features and the furnishings in this historic building were fantastic. The staff were very friendly and gave us information about the Villa and the local area. Breakfast can be taken in the dinning room, with other guests or in the lovely garden. Free internet in the rooms is also available. Some building work going on at the minute (an extention and a spa bath in the gardens) This wasn't a problem and we would love to go back when the spa bath is finished, it was a pleasure to stay in such a lovely Villa

                • Family with children
                  8.8

                  The room was wide, well equipped and had a marvelous view on the garden, which is a very nice place to rest, have a cup of wine or enjoy a sandwich. Especially in Firenze, where there is almost no public garden, this is a great place for adults but also for the children to play with some fresh air. Good stuff to park the car for some days and visit the city as pedestrian. There is a bus every 10 min to the city center (15 min journey).

                  No real claim but we would have enjoyed to speak Italian or have the owners speak english to get more info on the hotel, the area, the city. The first restaurant or shop is a bit far by walk.

                • Couple
                  9.6

                  Great location, helpfull staff, spacy room with view

                • Older travelers
                  8.2

                  Very cosy, well-maintained and spacious garden to enjoy an evening outside with a bottle of wine. Friendly staff. Secure parking.

                • Older travelers
                  9.6

                  Beautiful surroundingswonderful staff

                  THere is nothing did not care for

                • Couple
                  10.0

                  This was a wonderful find! The room was great! The breakfast was wonderful! We were able to leave our vehicle and simply hop on the bus to go into the city to visit the sites. It was wonderful to leave the noisy city, after exploring all day, to return to the quiet hotel. We would definitely come back to this hotel again!

                • Family with children
                  10.0

                  nice, romantic old style villa with big garden. perfect staff.

                • Couple
                  8.8

                  Great design, staff friendly, helpful and professional, beautiful garden, good location - not far from the center of the city, easy to reach by bus, you cal leave the car and relax

                  poor breakfast

                • Couple
                  8.8

                  Nice and comfortable room, situated at a beautiful property

                  Hotel is a little far away from center (about 20-30 min on foot), but there is a bus that takes you to the center in 10 minutes, every 30 minutes. As it is located at a residential area, there are few restaurants nearby.

                • Older travelers
                  8.8

                  The location of this hotel was ideal for us as we could leave our car in a free secure carpark at the hotel and catch the bus into Florence. The bus stop is just a few metres from the hotel and the bus takes around 15 minutes to the city centre. The staff were very helpful, our bed was very comfortable and the breakfast was adequate. Had it not been for the mosquitoes that plague Florence at this time of year, we would have spent more time in the delightful garden. However, mosquito plug-ins were provided in the bedroom and we were not troubled by any insects in our room. I would definitely recommend this hotel.

                • Single
                  9.0

                  Beautifully kept old villa and garden. Perfectly clean and reasonably large rooms. Friendly staff. Silent and dark at night allowing for a good night's sleep. Idealy suited to couples or families spending a couple of days in Firenze, or to academics or medics visiting the nearby University and hospitals.

                • Single
                  8.8

                  The Villa Ape Rosa is a beautiful old villa in a delightful, quite extensive and immaculately kept garden. The accommodation is very high quality and quite unique. The rooms are reasonably spacious, with antique furnishings which are entirely appropriate for the setting, very well kept and clean. Although the villa is not in the centre of Firenze, being located on one of the hills in the city, it is within walking distance (30-40 minutes), and within the grounds of the villa there is free and secure car parking. This accommodation is perfect for a short stay, eg. A long weekend relaxing and site-seeing, for couples and families. Being located near to some of the Universty faculties, it also also highly appropriate for visting academics. The buffet breakfast is also very good although, being available from 8am onwards, is not for early risers.

                  Being a bed-and-breakfast, the reception is open only limited hours and so early arrival (before 7pm) is necessary. However it is possible to arrive a little later by agreement with the owners.

                How to reach hotel

                hotel Villa Ape Rosa Relais - Florence Florence location
                Show big map »

                Hotel Address:

                Via Dei Cappuccini 12, Florence, Italy

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Florence
                  1.5 mi
                Airports
                Train Stations
                • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
                  1.2 mi
                • Bus stop
                  700 ft
                Restaurants
                • Rusticheria
                  500 ft
                • La Panzanella
                  700 ft
                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until 08:00-10:00 
                • Number of rooms:
                  14