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Enjoying breathtaking views from its two amazing terraces

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,506 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

Sleeps 6, 2 double beds, 2 single beds

A terrific penthouse perfect for six, up 'in the gods' of the impressive 15th Century Gothic 'Palazzo Loredan Dell’ Ambasciatore' on the Grand Canal in the Dorsoduro area of the city. Enjoying breathtaking views from its two amazing terraces and superbly located between the Accademia Bridge/ Academy of Fine Arts and the Ca’ Rezzonico Museum of 18th Century Art/ vaporetto stop, close to Campo San Barnaba and opposite Francois Pinault's Palazzo Grassi Museum of Modern Art.

Sitting exclusively in splendid isolation on the fifth floor of one of the finest palazzi in Venice (birthplace of two ancient Doges of Venice - Leonardo Loredan (1501-21) and Francesco Loredan (1752-62)) and benefitting from plenty of light and 'airiness' as a result, Ca' Cerchieri Terrace offers private water access for speedy, stylish and fuss-free arrivals by private water taxi and is reached by lift taken to the third floor, leaving one flight of stairs to ascend on foot.

In addition to a heavy sprinkling of fine period furnishings and quietly sophisticated touches, the apartment maintains an attractively casual, laid-back and unpretentious quality - ideal for settling in and feeling 'at one' with your fabulously Venetian and very aristocratic surroundings from the moment you arrive, while rich wooden flooring and independent air-conditioning throughout, satellite TV, wireless internet connection and a small laundry room with washing machine ensure that all the comforts and conveniences of modern living are at your fingertips for the duration of your stay.

There's an elegant living room with comfy seating and wide French windows opening onto a superb terrace (with seating space for six) offering wonderful panoramic vistas over seemingly endless rooftops and bell-towers, a separate dining area seating eight and a fully-equipped kitchen/ breakfast room with dapple-grey granite work surfaces, Grand Canal views and all the appliances one could possibly wish for, including a large fridge with icemaker, microwave and numerous coffee-makers to name just a few.

There are three stylish bedrooms - a beautiful master with a double bed and French windows opening onto a private terrace with mesmerising Grand Canal views to swoon over (impossibly romantic!) and its own en suite bathroom with bathtub, a second double bedroom with double bed enjoying views towards the Accademia Bridge and the Peggy Guggenheim Collection (again with an en suite bathroom with bathtub), a third bedroom with twin beds (which can be made into a double - please ask when booking) and an en suite bathroom with bathtub and shower. A fourth 'hallway' bathroom with w.c. and shower completes the accommodation.

More Details

Property Manager
Annalisa & Daniela
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, french, italian
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within 2 days
Calendar last updated:
June 24, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

So many times the rental properties are advertised as more than they really are. Views on Venice descriptions of Ca' Cerchieri Terrace did not do the apartment justice. The apartment exceeded expectations in every way. It was the perfect place for our extended family to really enjoy everything Venice has to offer for our two week stay. In particular, Rachele was an exceptional property manager. She was prompt, helpful and courteous in all of her interactions with us. She made our visit truly fabulous. We all would turn to Views on Venice for our next trip to Venice.
May 2015
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Dorsoduro East Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 4
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1506 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
  • Town
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 1 - 1 double
  • Baby cot available on request.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Terrace
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
The apartment is located on the 4th floor with lift up to third tfloor


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

Enjoying breathtaking views from its two amazing terraces
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews
Caracas, Venezuela


  • 5 of 5

The apartment was even better than the description, amazing views on the four directions, great location in Dorsoduro close to the Academia bridge, beautiful palazzo with convenient water access and very well equipped (we counted 7 ac units). Will definitively come back to Venice but only with the VOV team.

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for writing in. It’s such a great pleasure to know that you as many of our guests in the past have enjoyed Ca’ Cerchieri Terrace which is one of my favorite properties. I really hope that we will have the pleasure of seeing you in Venice again soon. Arrivederci, Filippo and the ViewsOnVenice team
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Excellent apartment. Clean, well furnished.

  • 5 of 5

Very enjoyable.Beautiful. Kitchen was well stocked. Views of the Grand Canal are wonderful.

Staff was very responsive and helpful.

Bathroom ceilings could be problematic for tall people.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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prefect location very nice apartment very well kep

  • 5 of 5

perfect assistance from the team always ready to help

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Absolutely the most wonderful apartment and most gracious hosts ever. FANTASTIC!!!!

  • 5 of 5

The views from the apartment are breathtaking, right over the grand canal. The rooms are gorgeous, decorated impeccably. There was champagne, coffee, soaps , lotions, conditioners etc. and bathrooms were large and showers hot and strong. Beds firm. Best of all, Rachel, who welcomed us and took care of everything, was available 24/7 to help with any detail at all, from arranging tickets , taxis, reservations, babysitting. etc. And there was full English TV including Disney channel for the kids. We've stayed at the Ritz , four seasons and all the posh hotels and villa rentals around the world. This was in the top five ever. Can't recommend it more strongly.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow, what a review!!!Very many thanks and I’m thrilled you had such a great time. I can only agree that Ca’ Cerchieri Terrace is indeed a very special place and I am delighted to share with appreciative guests. Glad that my team service has been helpful so now only waiting to have you back!!! Arrivederci! Filippo and the ViewsOnVenice team
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Ideal place to stay in Venice

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this wonderful apartment, really clean and comfortable. The management were extremely helpful when we were planning our visit before we arrived, providing detailed directions on how to reach the apartment and Rachele met us at the Vaporetto stop (about 2 minutes walk) to show us round, they have thought of virtually everything you might need (including Wellington boots if you happen to experience "aqua alta" while you are there!) and the views over Venice from the two terraces are absolutely amazing - the terrace off the master bedroom overlooks a particularly beautiful part of the Grand Canal.... The apartment is perfectly situated for visiting Venice, nearby to many good restaurants and shops in an area (Dorsoduro) which is lively but not touristy, a few minutes walk from the Accademia and the Guggenheim museum. We would highly recommend this apartment and hope to return one day when we come back to this beautiful city. Thank you to Rachele and everyone at Views on Venice.

  • Submitted: May 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Very many thanks for your wonderful review, I'm really happy you had such a great time. Having grown up and spent most of my adult life at the palazzo, I can only agree that it is indeed a very special place and one I'm delighted to share with appreciative guests such as yourselves. I'll be sure to pass on your kind words to Rachele and look forward to seeing you again soon. Filippo and ViewsOnVenice team
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Northport, NY

Amazing Views and will definitely stay there again

  • 5 of 5

The views from the Master bedroom and living room and terraces were amazing. It was located in a good neighborhood. It was about 15-20 minute walk to St. Marks. The walk was very pleasant full of little shops and restaurants. We'll definitely stay there again.

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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One of our absolute favourites and an all-round extraordinary property, offering comfort, space and spectacular views from an unrivalled position in one of Venice's loveliest areas.

Unreservedly recommended to those seeking an unforgettable added dimension to their experience of the city.

Location: Calle dei Cerchieri

Vaporetto stop: Ca' Rezzonico

Sestiere: Dorsoduro


Rates & Availability


  • Please be aware that the council tourist tax is not included in our rates.
    We kindly ask you to pay it in cash upon arrival. For further information you can click on the following link:

    Rental deposit: 40%
    Security deposit: € 1000.00

    Please note that shorter stays e.g. 3/5 nights, are more expensive per night than weekly or longer stays due to the fixed costs of final cleaning, check-in etc.

    Nightly rates start to decrease for stays of 8 nights and over, with longer stays (more than 2 weeks) being even better value - for stays exceeding 2 weeks.
  • All views on Venice rates, irrespective of length of stay, are fully inclusive of all utilities.*
    - gas, electricity, bed linen, towels, final cleaning, welcome on arrival and check-in up until 7.30 p.m.** , as are air-conditioning and internet access if available at your chosen apartment.

    There are no hidden charges.

    Rentals of over 7 nights also include a weekly bed linen and towel change during your stay.

    * Telephone charges, where applicable, are extra.
    **Arrivals between 7.30 p.m. and midnight incur a late arrival fee of €50, payable in cash upon in cash (euros) upon arrival at the apartment.
  • The Rental Deposit (40% of the rental) will be debited from your credit card when you finalise your booking with us, while the balance will be debited by you through our credit card payment gateway at least 20 days prior to your arrival. Note that if paying by bank transfer, an extra €20 administrative fee will be charged to each transaction (i.e. deposit and final payment).

    The Security Deposit (the amount specified alongside the apartment rate) is required against any breakage or damages to the apartment or to its furniture and equipment caused by the client during the rental period. This is payable to Views on Venice upon presentation of your credit card upon arrival at the apartment prior to occupancy.
    Credit card details will be automatically recorded and subsequently cancelled by Views on Venice on the day of departure should no breakage or damages to the apartment or its furniture and equipment have occurred during the rental period.
  • Non-contractual booking deposit: 40.00% rent
  • Contractual booking deposit: 40.00% rent
  • Damage deposit: EUR1,000.00
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