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Giardino Segreto: relax and charme in Centro storico

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
2 nights minimum
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The <Giardino Segreto> It is a charming apartment in a place full of charm and history. Located inside the third circle of the walls of Bologna, it is near Porta Maggiore. The house preserves traces of its ancient past: wooden beams, a wrought iron railing with spear points and, in the garden, the recent discovery of an underground environment underground today, perhaps used for military purposes as the apartment borders with the Casa del Capitano, the commander of the military garrison set up to defend the door. The <Giardino Segreto> is a studio of about 45 square meters completely renovated recently and equipped with all comforts to ensure a truly unique experience. In the studio there is an entrance court, a veranda and the garden. Description of the apartment. Preceded by a small priv...The <Giardino Segreto> It is a charming apartment in a place full of charm and history. Located inside the third circle of the walls of Bologna, it is near Porta Maggiore. The house preserves traces of its ancient past: wooden beams, a wrought iron railing with spear points and, in the garden, the recent discovery of an underground environment underground today, perhaps used for military purposes as the apartment borders with the Casa del Capitano, the commander of the military garrison set up to defend the door. The <Giardino Segreto> is a studio of about 45 square meters completely renovated recently and equipped with all comforts to ensure a truly unique experience. In the studio there is an entrance court, a veranda and the garden. Description of the apartment. Preceded by a small private courtyard at the entrance, the apartment opens onto a corridor that ends in a corner-studio available for guests to work on the computer or relax listening to the music of a stereo at their disposal. From here you access a small living room with a sofa to watch TV: the sofa bed turns into a Queen Size bed (160 x 200 cm, 62.9 "x 78.7") or the two beds (each 80 x 200) cm, 31.4 "x 78.7") can be split on request to be presented two days before the arrival of the guests and one of the two placed in the living room. The TV allows free access to all Italian channels in digital and to Netflix and Amazon Prime Video. From the living room you access the sleeping area, characterized by parquet flooring and custom-made cherry wood furniture, comfortable hypoallergenic Queen Size mattress (160 x 200). From the sleeping area there is access to the entrance hallway and to the bathroom equipped with a shower (80 x 140 cm, 31.4 "x 55.1") water, bidet, sink. From the living room you go to a large living room, also with cherry wood furniture made to measure by a good craftsman who also made comfortable wardrobes and a kitchenette available to guests. A large dining table behind which opens the kitchen area complete with induction hob, fridge, dishwasher, Nespresso coffee machine, microwave, toaster. Note: in the case of 4 guests it is necessary to know that access to the bathroom passes through the bedroom The green space. From the living room you go to the veranda, which overlooks the garden through a large glass and an access gate: this Jardin d'Hiver can be seen as an informal area for lunch or as a reading space, and in winter it is heated by a stove. infrared rays. The closet on the veranda hides the washer-dryer. Finally, from the veranda, you can access the exclusive garden of about 40 square meters (430 sqf), with plants typical of the historic gardens of Bologna: the Ortensia, the Aspidistra, the Calla, the Rhododendron, the lilac, different types of ferns, the Rincospermum, the ivy and the American vine. At the bottom of the paving with old brick bricks allows you to relax with chairs and table, enjoying the delicacies of Bolognese cuisine. Complete the garden a slice of an ancient pine that today serves as a meditation trunk. Appliances and services available to guests: independent heating Dorelan Queen size mattress Cloud TV Sony 55 "with free access to Netflix and Amazon Prime Video wi-fi free 70s stereo composed of amplifier, dishwasher dishwasher Bosch Hoover washer refrigerator micro oven honey -speed and ventilated Samsung Nespresso coffee machine Electrolux induction hob American coffee machine Russell Hobbs electric kettle Russell Hobbs toaster armored door and security gates welcome drink welcome: a bottle of local wine anti-smoke detector and fire extinguisher Two bicycles a disposition of the guests The City of Bologna charges the tourist tax that varies depending on the price between 3 and 5 euros per person per night, max 5 nights (over you do not pay)More
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Pier + Anto m
Languages spoken:English, Italian
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2018
Interaction with guestsI'll be there, either my wife or both, to welcome our guests with a bottle of wine
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Reviewed August 2, 2019

Pier + Anto were incredibly communicative in the day leading up to our stay and timed meeting us perfectly with our arrival from Verona. When we got there, we saw just how great the place was. Sleek and sensible interior design, little gifts of cheese...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Sasha F
Reviewed June 29, 2019

Very well located apartment, sparkling clean, offered by super welcoming hosts who really do their best to offer you a great experience in their city. Bed is comfortable, linen and towels smell good, kitchen is well furnished and the intimate garden is a lovely sanctuary...More

Date of stay: June 2019
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giardisegre, VR Owner at Giardino Segreto: relax and charme in Centro storico, responded to this reviewResponded June 30, 2019

Just thank you Julie! You and your children were the perfect guests all would have. Hoping meet you again in Bologna😊

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Reviewed June 11, 2019

We had the most wonderful time staying at Giardino Segreto. This was our first visit to Bologna and we couldn't have found a more perfect place to stay. The apartment is in a really, really convenient location - we walked absolutely everywhere, but Pier &...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank allyface
giardisegre, VR Owner at Giardino Segreto: relax and charme in Centro storico, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2019

Thank you so much Ally for your review, happy for all you've dritte and happier to meet you again when you like. Thank you😊

Reviewed June 9, 2019

15 th century home, modern furnished, with a green and small city garden. Excellent host family, warm welcoming and helpful for touristic information. Perfect location near to top historical attractions, easy to walk to markets, pharmacies, basilicas and squares. Suitable for families up to 4...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank SenaBrn
giardisegre, VR Owner at Giardino Segreto: relax and charme in Centro storico, responded to this reviewResponded June 9, 2019

Thank you Sena: you and your friends were perfect guests. C u soon😊

Reviewed June 8, 2019

Special place with special owners..very nice accomodation, clean, comfortable and beautiful secret garden..

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank Vilma P
giardisegre, VR Owner at Giardino Segreto: relax and charme in Centro storico, responded to this reviewResponded June 9, 2019

Thank you Vilma, it was a pleasure met you 😊

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
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About the neighborhood
The <Giardino Segreto> it is a few meters from Porta Maggiore, today Porta Mazzini, the South-East gate of the city of Bologna, located on Via Emilia, a Roman road built in 189 BC by the Roman consul Marco Emilio Lepido. The door of Strada Maggiore, the main gate of Bologna since the 13th century, which was commissioned by Pope Julius II to be fortified in 1507 to defend the city from the south, over the centuries has seen kings and emperors, popes and chieftains: among all Clement VII and Charles V in the months before the Crowning of the Holy Roman Emperor in Bologna in 1530.
Getting around
On foot, a thousand steps to get under the Two Towers and 1,300 to reach Piazza Maggiore. Or by bike: we offer two bikes for free to our guests. What's nearby: Restaurants: Scaccomatto, via Broccaindosso (450 meters); from Silvio, via San Petronio Vecchio (400 meters); Bar: Misterlino, right in front of the <Giardino Segreto> , among other things, lovers of knitting Ice-cream shops: Il Gelatauro in via San Vitale (650 meters) Cinema: Cinema in Rome in Fondazza (50 meters) Museums: Museo del Risorgimento and Casa Carducci, Piazza Carducci (450 meters) Services: First Aid of the Sant'Orsola Hospital: 700 meters. Supermarket: Coop in Strada Maggiore (100 meters) Post office: Strada Maggiore (110 meters)
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