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Charming apartment with terrace in central Venice

Bedrooms 2
Space 753 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Bright and stylish apartment on the 3rd floor of a historic building in the center of Venice.

Comfortable and romantic for a couple or a family.

Large terrace where you can eat or relax in the sun watching the rooftops of Venice or the church of 'La Salute'.

Second bedroom on upper floor, this room has a great view views and its own terrace and a bathroom. The entrance is independent.

The district, however supercentral and so close to all the places of interest in the city, it is absolutely not the destination of mass tourism. We can consider the most elegant and exclusive district of Venice.

On foot, in minutes you can find yourself watching the Grand Canal where the lagoon.

Entering the quiet 'calli' which are the turn of the building we discover the 'campi' (small typques palces of Venice) the ancient flavor, lequelles found in small family restaurant conduction offer exclusive specialties menu that go through millenarian contradiction of Venice.

More Details

Donatella Caprioglio
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, french, italian
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
June 17, 2017


Dorsoduro Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 753 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
  • River
  • Town
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , bidet
    - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • - 1 queen
    - 2 twin/ single
  • Available Baby-bed without sheets
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • 2 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • tennis


Very Good! 4.1/5 -
(21 traveler reviews)

Charming apartment with terrace in central Venice
average rating of 4.142857 based on 21 reviews

Delightful appartment

  • 5 of 5

What a charming spot - located on a lovely small canal and within walking distance (10 minutes) of a good supermarket. Lovely terrace provides an outdoor alternative to the comfort inside. Also easy access to St Marks Square either by the 2 euro gondola (very close) or a slightly longer walk by the Ponte dell' Accademia bridge. Either way the location and apartment is charming. We would definitely recommend.

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Mr, i'm really glad you and your family have enjoyed our flat and his lovely location. If you want come back, we will wait for you! Bye! Olivia
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Kihei, Hawaii


  • 5 of 5

Loved it! The flat was well equipped and a great location. A nice quiet neighborhood in Venice. The only issue we had was that it wasn't clear that the second bedroom was on a separate floor which you had to go into the main stairwell to access. Not that big of a deal though. Loved the large terrace and the restaurant downstairs. Beds were very comfortable and woke up every morning to the bells ringing from the church nearby.

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Sir and Madam, thank you! I'm sorry if the description of the second bedroom wasn't clear enough ( we wrote indipendent entrance, we will write "separated" too!). I'm happy you enjoyed your stay in hour home, come back in spring, you will love our terracce full of roses.
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Oxfordshire, England

Another wonderful 2 weeks

  • 5 of 5

This was the second time we have stayed in this lovely apartment and, again, we had a lovely time.

The location is perfect for us. It is in a very quiet location but with a lovely view of a side canal. It is close to all of our favourite places in Venice as well as being close to 3 vaporetto stops so we could easily reach the rest of the city.

We enjoyed ourselves so much we are probably coming back next year, but probably in early Autumn to see a slightly different side of the city.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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I would recomend it to my friends

  • 4 of 5

We moved to the apartment after spending a couple of nights at a hotel just off of Basilica di San Marco . We liked the location of the apartment,which is in a quieter neighborhood and after spending a couple of days surrounded by people it was nice to get somewhere with more space.

The apartment is on a canal which can be seen from the master bedroom and living room. It is located very close to the Peggy Guggenheim Collection and it is just a short walk to the Accademia and Salute vaporetto stops. The Salute stop is closer and has less pedestrian traffic so it would be the stop I would suggest using when arriving or leaving with luggage. While everything is within walking distance a vaporetto pass will get you you anywhere in the city and is also good for traveling to other islands.

The apartment is large and probably more suited for a family with older kids than two couples traveling together. Our adult son appreciated having a space of his own in the upper apartment but the beds were twins. I did not explore the loft bed that was accessible by ladder. There is a small porch off the upper apartment that has a view of the rooftops and the Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute.

There are stairs that you have to take to get up to the apartment but I have a bad hip and was able to manage them.

It was clean and was exactly as pictured. Alessia met us at the apartment and shared with us information about the apartment as well as places to eat and where to buy groceries in the neighborhood.

I would recommend the apartment to friends or anyone who is planning a trip to Venice.

  • Submitted: May 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Oxfordshire, England

A great apartment in the perfect location

  • 5 of 5

We have a lovely 2 week stay stay in the apartment in May/June 2015. The apartment is exactly as shown in the photographs - if anything it is bigger than it appears. We have stayed in a few apartments but this is definitely amongst the best. The best points:

- The terrace is large and perfect for dining outside or just relaxing.

- It is in a very quiet location (we hardly heard any noise at night), but with a lovely view of a side canal.

- However it is less than 5 minutes walk to Salute church, The Peggy Guggenheim Collection and only slightly longer to The Accademia Gallery. It is also only 2-3 minutes walk to the Salute and Spirito Santo vaporetto stops where we could then travel to the rest of the city.

- Unlike a lot of apartments in Venice the kitchen/dining room is separate from the living room which creates a much more relaxed atmosphere.

- The air conditioning is extremely useful. When we visited the temperature outside got up to 30C/86F so we made good use of it.

- The kitchen is very well equipped. We had a kettle, toaster, moka coffee pot, microwave and four ring gas hob (although that was occasionally temperamental, we got used to it), and plenty of cutlery, pots and pans etc for a couple or a group of four. We also had a washing machine, which is invaluable for a longer stay.

As is listed on the description and in other reviews the apartment is up 3 flights of steps. This was not a problem for us but should be borne in mind if you have a problem climbing this many stairs.

We were a couple so we did not use the extra room on the floor above. It would probably be perfect for an extra adult or teenagers, but not for younger children.

All together we had a wonderful time at the apartment and in Venice in general, and would recommend the apartment highly. In fact we're thinking of coming back in a year or two!

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you!! We will be happy to have you again. Olivia
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Almost perfect apartment

  • 4 of 5

This was a great place to stay! Large, bright and airy with lots of windows. The view out the kitchen is wonderful for breakfast. Feels very home like. Kitchen very well equipped although we did have dinner out each day. The location was perfect - we walked to every sector of the city. And was out of the main tourist areas. Yes there are stairs. But that's what gives great views out! The shower/bath is a bit of a challenge - hand held shower and deep tub. We would highly recommend this apartment and will be to any of our friends.

  • Submitted: May 31, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Marco Polo
Nearest Train
3 Kilometres
Santa Lucia
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Dorsoduro Apartment Rental Rates

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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $381.32
Nettoyage $108.95
Stay tax $1.63 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 10 years.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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