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Villa Ape Rosa Relais - Florence

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

Wi-Fi
Parking

EUR 6 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services
Swimming pool
Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

TV

Flat-screen TV

Kitchen facilities

Electric kettle

Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Overview

The central Villa Ape Rosa Relais is a 3-star venue providing guests with ironing service and tour/ticket assistance.

The property is set 20 minutes' walk away from Fortezza da Basso. Set within a 30-minute walking distance from Florence city center.

The venue is notable for the central location within a 10-minute drive to Peretola airport.

Rooms

This property comprises 6 annex guestrooms featuring complimentary wireless internet, climate control, a laptop-compatible safe, a kitchen and a personal computer. Staying at Villa Ape Rosa Relais guests can enjoy the garden. The bathrooms come with a bathtub, a shower and a bidet for more comfort.

Eat & Drink

Italian specialties are served at Gelateria Vezzosi, which is 50 meters away.

Services

There are bicycle rentals available on site.

Relax

The youngest guests are offered cribs, babysitting and a pool.

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:   6.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 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
  • Vending machines
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Bicycle rental
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining

  • Paid breakfast

Children

  • Cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's pool

Spa & Leisure

  • Swimming pool
  • Garden area
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • Garden view

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Dining table
  • Ironing facilities

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 10 am FREE
Check-out 08:00-11:00 FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Cot FREE
All children
3 - 12 years
Extra bed EUR 25
Children above
12 years or adults
Extra bed EUR 35
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cots and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

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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Airports
  • Peretola (FLR)
    2.6 mi
  • Lucca (LCV)
    33.7 mi
Train
  • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
    1.4 mi
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Gelateria Vezzosi (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
  • La Panzanella
    700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  10 am
  • Check-out:
    until 08:00-11:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    6

Rooms and availability

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Local attractions

  • Via Faenza1.4 mi
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  • Ognissanti1.8 mi
    Piazza Ognissanti
  • Palazzo Vecchio 1.9 mi
    Piazza della Signoria
  • Santa Maria Maggiore 1.6 mi
    Piazza Santa Maria Maggiore
  • Piazza della Signoria1.9 mi
    Piazza della Signoria, Florence

Restaurants nearby

  • Gelateria Vezzosi100 ft

    Address: Via dei Cappuccini 22

    Cuisine: Italian

  • Rusticheria1400 ft

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

    95% likes this, based on 29 reviews

  • Trattoria Fratelli Briganti2000 ft

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

    68% likes this, based on 186 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • La Panzanella700 ft

    Address: Via dei cappuccini, 10
    Phone: 0571 922182

    73% likes this, based on 54 reviews

  • Il Giardino del Poggetto1700 ft

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

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

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  10 am
  • Check-out:
    until 08:00-11:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    6
Cities nearby
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  • San Jacopo al Girone hotels - 6 km
  • Pratolino hotels - 11 km

Villa Ape Rosa Relais Reviews

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

8.0
FabulousBased on198 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

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Hotel Address:

Via Dei Cappuccini 12, Florence, Italy

Get directions
Airports
  • Peretola (FLR)
    2.6 mi
  • Lucca (LCV)
    33.7 mi
Train
  • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
    1.4 mi
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Gelateria Vezzosi (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
  • La Panzanella
    700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  10 am
  • Check-out:
    until 08:00-11:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    6