This 1-bedroom apartment with balcony, located on the first floor of a stately building 60 meters away from Palazzo Conte Federico, is an elegant and well-finished apartment with a beautiful wooden beam ceiling, consisting of a living room with kitchen, a double bedroom and a bathroom. The living room has a table for 4, a TV, a desk with a chair and a sofa that can become a double bed if necessary; the kitchen, located in the same room, has everything you need, including induction stovetop, oven, kettle and moka; then comes the sleeping area, with the sunny double bedroom (featuring a queen size bed and a single sofa bed) and the balcony overlooking Via del Fondaco, and finally the brand new bathroom with shower stall.
As a guest of the building, you will be able to use a common laundry area with a washing machine, iron and ironing board.
Furthermore, the apartments feature both Wi-Fi and wired ethernet connections.
All the apartments are eco friendly: they are equipped with an energy saving system through an electronic board, the water is heated by a solar system, all the accessories hold a A+ energy certificate.
By staying in our apartments, you will have the privilege of visiting for free the Palazzo Conte Federico, one of the oldest and most prestigious buildings in Palermo. Located 60 meters from the apartment, it is one of the most visited points of interest In Palermo and throughout Sicily. Really not to be missed!
From the inner courtyard, finely decorated in carved stone, and through a spectacular red marble staircase, you enter the main floor, with numerous halls that reflect the different eras through which the history of the building has passed.
In the various rooms, furnished with original pieces of furniture and paintings by famous artists of the time, you can admire the wooden coffered ceilings dating back to the 17th-18th century, the 18th-century frescoes and some collections of ancient weapons and ceramics.
The visit will be held by a special private guide: the noble family Federico will guide you through the palace, while telling you the story of their family.
We also offer to our guests truly authentic experiences to live like a local. If interested, visit our website wonderfulitaly.eu or contact us and we will be more than happy to help you out designing an unforgettable holiday to discover Italian beauties.
Our apartment is close to Palermo Cathedral, Quattro Canti, Palazzo dei Normanni and to Via Maqueda one of the mail commercial avenues of the city that has been recently made a car free area, and this has brought more stores, bars and restaurants in the area. The position is perfect to explore the historical city centre and taste the amazing Sicilian cuisine, and visiting two of the main traditional markets of Palermo: Mercato del Capo and Mercato di Ballarò.
200 meters away from our apartment our guests can reach Orleans station, where the airport (40 minutes away from the apartment) shuttle stop can be found. Also Palermo Central Station is easily reachable.