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Perfect Private Canal Views Balcony Ac Dorsoduro 5 Min to Bridge Charm Quiet

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Marino's balcony has a special, private view of Ca' Rezzonico & the Grand Canal.

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Last updated: 02/20/2017
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4); 4-night quote

See what the experts say about us! Conde Nast Traveler Magazine Italy Experience Maker award, Travel & Leisure Magazine Italy All-Star award, Better Business Bureau A+ perfect rating, SlowTravel Preferred, Vacation Rental Managers Association professional.
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ITALY PERFECT VENICE MARINO APARTMENT
Welcome to a light-filled apartment overlooking a small canal with a view also of the Grand Canal of Venice. The Dorsoduro neighborhood is central Venice but away from the throngs of visitors around famous places like St Mark's piazza.

“The apartment has plenty of space. We enjoyed having breakfasts and a lunch on the balcony with views of activity on the canals.”

Two large windows and French doors in the living/dining room bring in lots of light. A small balcony is up two steps; it overlooks Ca' Rezzonico palace, a small canal and across the neighboring rooftop, the Grand Canal.

“The apartment has lots of space, good lighting, is well equipped, is comfortable for sitting, has a little balcony (up 4 steps) with a peek at the Grand Canal.”

Enjoy your private view of the Ca' Rezzonico palace with its collection of sculpted heads above and below each window. The daily rhythm of the city can be traced by the sights and sounds of Venice observed from your apartment. Church bells across the city toll the daylight hours. A few boats pass below your balcony and windows, their type changes with the time of the day.

An L-shaped sofa is a comfy spot and can easily seat three. The sofa opens to form a double sized bed. Truly beautiful woods are featured in the parquet floor, bookshelves and dining table. A flat-panel TV with satellite reception brings in a few English-language stations.

“The apartment was lovely, very comfortable, and had everything we needed and then some.”

The kitchen and bedroom are down six steps from the living/dining room. Small but efficient, the kitchen really has everything you need for real cooking, if you wish. Four burner gas stove, oven, under-counter refrigerator with small freezer compartment, dishwasher and washing machine. There is an Italian coffee maker and a French press. The pots and pans are plentiful as well as cooking utensils. Dishes and serving pieces are in an armoire near the dining table.

The bedroom and the kitchen are under the eves. The ceiling on the far side of the bed is almost 6 feet. The bed consists of joined single beds, so slightly wider than a North American queen. At the far side, there are built in closets. Also in the bedroom is an armoire and a small desk. A sky light can be opened/closed and a sliding panel can eliminate sunlight.

“The beds including the sofa bed is comfortable and the bedding and linen very adequate.”

Across the living room from the kitchen/bedroom steps is a large bathroom. The large window has the usual palace view. There is a large tub with shower, toilet, bidet and sink. The drying rack for laundry and iron and ironing board are also stowed here.

The Dorsoduro neighborhood is real Venice. Sure, plenty of tourists as there have been for millenia, but also all the locals who shop for their veggies around the corner at the greengrocer's boat docked at the Campo San Barnaba, sip their beverages in the Bar Ai Artisti in the Campo and buy their groceries at the Billa market with its views across the Giudecca canal. Wonderful is the slight separation from the really busy San Marco and Castello districts but they are still in easy reach. You can cross the Grand Canal at the end of the calle (walking street) on the traghetto (ferry) or walk 5 minutes one way to the Accademia bridge or 10 minutes the other direction to the Rialto bridge. Riding the water-busses is easy, one stops at the same place as the traghetto, Ca' Rezzonico, or the walk to the Piazzale Roma for a car park or the train station takes only 15 minutes.

“There is a waterbus stop just seconds from the apartment - no cars anywhere, just the gondolas below going past the apartment!”

Guests receive complimentary and helpful documents: 1. FAQ About Renting in Italy, 2. Helpful Information About Venice. On request, complimentary children's adventure guide to Italy e-Book. We accept Visa, Mastercard, cash, check, wires. Call 888.308.6123 for a quote.

+++++ 4-NIGHT STAY AVAILABLE, CONTACT US FOR QUOTE+++++

Keywords: Vacation Apartment in Venice Holiday Flat Dorsoduro, luxury venetian apartment
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Owner

Member since: 2000

Speaks: english, italian
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/20/2017

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 4
  • 800 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : Elevator

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Double size sofa bed

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Shower over tub, sink, toilet, bidet.

Entertainment

  • Television

Attractions

  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Water View

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Elevator:

    Elevator...moreless

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Washing machine, drying rack, iron and ironing board....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
March Sale
Mar 1 - Mar 31, 2017
4 night min stay
$185

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $42 per night, per additional guest

Low Season
Nov 1 - Dec 20, 2017
4 night min stay
$185

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $42 per night, per additional guest

Holiday Season
Dec 21 - Jan 6, 2018
4 night min stay
$216

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $53 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$216

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $53 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Greeting & cleaning/week $105.51

Notes:

The price includes booking fee, credit card fee, greeting fee, keyholder fee, WiFi/internet, final cleaning, linens, towels, and a generous 10 Kwh/day utility allowance (that guests seldom exceed).

Not included is a security deposit of €300 payable in cash at check in, refunded less expenses on-site after departure inspection and utilities used over the 10Kwh/day allowance. Please go to www.italyperfect.com/tax for information on local hospitality tax paid in cash at check in.

Check in is normally from 5-8pm. To guarantee check in before 5pm or to check out after 10am, you may reserve the night before or the night after your stay, if available, for ½ the nightly price calculated against the price for the number of nights you are staying in the property. Sometimes, if the housekeeper is in the apartment cleaning when you reach Venice, then you may be able to arrive and leave your luggage. This possibility is a day to day situation, so when you call your greeter from your point of arrival, then she'll tell you if you can go to drop your bags. If not possible, there are convenient locations to check luggage described in the Venice information we provide. Check in between 8-10pm requires €50 paid in cash to greeter. Check in between 10pm and midnight must be confirmed in advance and €75 Euro payment in cash to greeter. Early Check In from 9am. Late Check Out until 5pm. We cannot guarantee you will be able to check in early or check out late if you do not reserve these extra nights.

Default bed makeup for 2 guests is the bed in the bedroom. If you are two and would also like the sofa bed made up, there is a housekeeping charge of €35.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Owner info

Italy Perfect

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: This apartment is offered by Italy Perfect. We are a family business with a mission! We want you to love visiting Italy as much as we do. We are sisters Lisa and Pat Byrne who lived in Italy in our youth and now travel there frequently for business and pleasure.


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Speaks: english, italian
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/20/2017

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Photos

  • Marino's balcony has a special, private view of Ca' Rezzonico & the Grand Canal.

    Marino's balcony has a special, private view of Ca' Rezzonico & the Grand Canal.

  • Two windows and a balcony on the dining side of the main room.

    Two windows and a balcony on the dining side of the main room.

  • Across the warm and comfortable living room is the bathroom, door closed.

    Across the warm and comfortable living room is the bathroom, door closed.

  • Double sofabed folds away, accommodates 2 guests.

    Double sofabed folds away, accommodates 2 guests.

  • Compact kitchen has oven, stove, diswasher, fridge, washer, pots, pans utensils.

    Compact kitchen has oven, stove, diswasher, fridge, washer, pots, pans utensils.

  • Great view from the bathroom.

    Great view from the bathroom.

  • View from Balcony across the Grand Canal.

    View from Balcony across the Grand Canal.

  • Neighborhood bar in Campo S Barnaba. Also find restaurants, gelatto and church,

    Neighborhood bar in Campo S Barnaba. Also find restaurants, gelatto and church,

  • Fruits and vegetables fresh off the barge nearby.

    Fruits and vegetables fresh off the barge nearby.

  • Take your own gondola ride in Venice at the Marino apartment.

    Take your own gondola ride in Venice at the Marino apartment.

  • The Grand Canal from the Accademia bridge.

    The Grand Canal from the Accademia bridge.

  • Bridge at Campo San Barnaba.

    Bridge at Campo San Barnaba.

  • The living room is a bright and comfy space with a large, l-shaped sofa.

    The living room is a bright and comfy space with a large, l-shaped sofa.

  • From the sofa and most places in the apartment you can see Ca' Rezzonico.palace.

    From the sofa and most places in the apartment you can see Ca' Rezzonico.palace.

  • The bedroom, under the eves has closets, skylight opens and also darkens w/slide

    The bedroom, under the eves has closets, skylight opens and also darkens w/slide

  • Sunrise view across the Grand Canal to Campo S Sabastian from balcony.

    Sunrise view across the Grand Canal to Campo S Sabastian from balcony.

  • Nice tilework in a spacious bathroom. Shower over tub.

    Nice tilework in a spacious bathroom. Shower over tub.

  • View from windows and balcony away from the Grand Canal twds  San Barnaba church

    View from windows and balcony away from the Grand Canal twds San Barnaba church

  • Heath Ledger in Casanova film leaping canal in front of this apartment balcony.

    Heath Ledger in Casanova film leaping canal in front of this apartment balcony.

  • Neighborhood greengrocer boat from Ponte dei Pugni, bridge of fists.

    Neighborhood greengrocer boat from Ponte dei Pugni, bridge of fists.

  • Nearby Camp S Margherita filled with restaurnts, fish vendors, cafes, locals.

    Nearby Camp S Margherita filled with restaurnts, fish vendors, cafes, locals.

  • Ca' Rezzonico garden. Summer concerts.

    Ca' Rezzonico garden. Summer concerts.

  • Campo San Barnaba at night.

    Campo San Barnaba at night.

  • View across the Grand Canal from Ca' Rezzonico vaporetto stop by the apartment.

    View across the Grand Canal from Ca' Rezzonico vaporetto stop by the apartment.

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This listing was first published here in 2006.

Date last modified - Monday, February 20, 2017

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