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Venetian modern apartment convenient to Biennale and S.Mark's Square

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 2-4)

The apartment is very nice and was just renovated in 2009. It is located in the Castello area near the Biennale and the Pietà church, and is only a 10 minutes walk from St. Mark's Square. It is up a short flight of stairs and overlooks two calles (little Venetian streets).

A work of art—by a great artist from Atlanta, Deanna Sirlin, who showed work at the Biennale—has been transferred to the wood floor in one room of the apartment, using a special technique.

Some paintings from customers and friends are on the walls as Patrick Smith from San Francisco.

The kitchen is provided with everything, and if you need something special for your cooking we will offer advice and show you where to get ingredients...we love cooking!!

Keywords: Apartment in nice castello area

More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, french, german, italian
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 10, 2017

About The Owner

We are Venetian and we love travelling around the world when we can. We have 2 children and a cocker spaniel dog. We love to meet people who most of the time become friends.

The Owner purchased this apartment in 2009

Why The Owner chose Castello

We decided to rent this property because most of our customers ask about that: they want to stay near us! We live nearby.

What makes this apartment unique

Our guests will have the 10% discount for cash payment and of course a bottle of Prosecco in the fridge upon arrival as welcoming!

10% discount at Osteria Oliva Nera located nearby.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Please let me know if I can do something better for you.
Jan 2010
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Amenities

Castello Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Full bathrooms with showers. Fine Towels provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) The sofa bedroom has its own bathroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Private laundry with washing machine and dryer, Typical Venetian 'calle' view,

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(9 traveler reviews)

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Venetian modern apartment convenient to Biennale and S.Mark's Square
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews
Moss Beach, CA, USA
5

Clean and good location

  • 5 of 5

This was a good place for us, two couples. Clean and well appointed, fresh flowers, a welcome bottle of Proseco and just away from the crowds.

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The best choice in Venice

  • 5 of 5

Easily, the best choice we made for our trip!!! The apartment is great, modern, clean, very well located, excellent appliances, large. Everything is perfect and handled with a special touch, from robes, to flowers and a bottle of champagne. On top of everything, Isabela is a wonderful host, helping us from day the day we booked to the end. From arranging our private transfer, which cost more but is definitely worth it, to letting us stay late the day we left. For us, traveling with kids, those are the small things that make great differences. She is constantly nearby for assistance, and easy to contact.

Anyway, like I said, the best choice we could have made in Venice. I definitely recommend her place and I'll stay there again when going back.

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Outstanding!!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I along with our son and daughter in law got to stay here and need I say, we'd go back in a heart beat!! It was fabulously decorated, spotlessly clean and very comfortable (the pictures hardly did it any justice). It couldn't have been more centrally located. Taking Isabellas advise, we mostly wondered aimlessly throughout the city. Often the kids returned with with tears of joy in their eyes having experienced pure Venetian splendor, never mind they devoured every morsel of food and culture they could possibly take in. Isabella is the ambassador for Venice. She was spot on with ever bit of information and advise she generously shared with us and really made our stay. She even has several restaurants very close to the apartment and by far the best we experienced in Venice. From our initial planning to our sad good byes, Isabella went far beyond anything we could have expected or hoped for. We so appreciate you Isabella, Jessica and Fillipo, our hearts are overflowing with love. Hope to see you again soon. Mahalo & Aloha!!! Paul, LJo, Justin and Julia

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Portland, OR
5

STUNNING!!!

  • 5 of 5

My wife, her cousin and I stayed there for seven nights! EVERYTHING that everyone has posted is 100 percent on target!!! The apartment is everything displayed in the pictures AND MORE!!! Just like everyone else, Isabella stocked the kitchen with items that were much appreciated and the Prosecco was such a classy touch! She contacted a water taxi for our arrival and even met us at the drop off bridge when we arrived. She arranged a water taxi for our departure upon request as well. I cannot speak enough of her incredible taste, hospitality and professionalism! Now, the restaurant downstairs (Oliva Nera)! OMG!!! Fantastic! Hands down, one of the best dinners we had while in Venice if not the BEST! The wine she suggested was phenomenal! The squid ink pasta was incredible! The lasagna was out of this word and the TIRAMISU!!! JUST WOW!!! Sorry for all the caps but when I say that words cannot express how great our dinner AND our stay was, I wholeheartedly mean that! If ever in Venice again, we will not hesitate to pick this place again! PS. On a side note, I would like to thank whomever left an ankle wrap with the freezer packs! My wife had sprained her ankle two days prior to our trip and it really came in handy!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2015
  • Stayed: September 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great apartment and a wonderful host!

  • 5 of 5

Spent several great days with two girlfriends at the end of the Venetian Carnival in this lovely apartment. The real Casa dei Greci apartment was even better than the listing description, with a big kitchen full of modern appliances, utensils, and all that is needed for a getaway (including unlimited supply of scrumptious coffee, and a bottle of prosecco waiting for guests in the fridge!!) There are two bedrooms, one with a good king size bed, the second with a sofa and with ensuite bathroom. Everything is spotlessly clean, new, nicely decorated... The only thing we missed (a bit) was a normal living room to take a rest after a long day ramblings across wonderful Venice. The kitchen though has comfortable chairs and a big dining table. Bed-linens, and towels, and bathrobes (yes, there are even bathrobes!!) are very good. The location is unrivalled, 10 minutes from San Marco square, five minutes from S. Zaccharia vaporetto stop, but in a very quiet side street, so it is comfortable to sleep with open windows, even in the hustle of carnival!

The host - Isabella - is very friendly, sociable and helpful! She arranged our transfer from the airport and met us at the dock in heavy rain and wind, and she took care of everything we asked for during our stay. We felt almost at home. Isabella also runs a great restaurant behind the corner - Oliva Nera. It is really good, we had dinner there twice and both meals were just yummy! The selection of wines is also very good, ask Isabella what goes well with your dishes!

I definitely recommend this great apartment to everybody travelling to Venice! Isabella, we miss you already, and we hope to come back soon!

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2014
  • Stayed: February 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Ottawa, Ontario
5

Fantastic apartment in Venice, Close to San Marco Square

  • 5 of 5

My elderly mother, sister and sister-in-law stayed at this lovely apartment for two nights in September, 2013 and I can't recommend it highly enough. With two spacious bedrooms, two 3-piece bathrooms and a fully stocked kitchen, it was the perfect retreat for us after busy days of exploring Venice. The apartment was spotless and located a short walk from all the main attractions that Venice has to offer.

Best of all, our hosts Isabella and Dino were fantastic. Isabella was a joy to deal with and she was incredibly helpful, from arranging transportation to helping us with our luggage when we arrived and when we departed. As it happens, they own a restaurant very close to the apartment and the meal we had there was the best we experienced in Italy (try the lasagna!).

A wonderful stay!

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2013
  • Stayed: September 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Car: not necessary

Please feel free to ask to the property owners any help and questions. They will be happy to help.

Close to Biennale.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $105.75

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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