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Charming Roof Top Apartment, 10 Minutes from St Marks Square

Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet


About the property

Apartamento Castello In Venice close to all amenities with private roof top.

Apartamento Castello In Venice is an Air conditioned apartment situated in the district of Castello in the midst of the Italian community yet close to the major cultural and historical centre. Built around 1450, in the middle of a lively street of shops and restaurants, the apartment oozes charm and character. The roof terrace gives fabulous panaromic views over the whole of Venice even to the snowcapped mountains of the Dolomites. If you are looking to explore the "real" Venice, this is an ideal base to explore the lagoon. Stay amongst the Italian community where you can truly embrace the culture. Be it dining out where the locals dine eat and sampling true venetian delicacies, simply meandering through the typical italian side steets or seeking out one of Venice's bountyful musuems and many works of art. But be warned, once Venice ensnares you, it has you for life! Contact us for more details or to reserve your stay here at Apartamento Castello In Venice.

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What makes this apartment unique

Set in the heart of Arsenale.

The Venetian Arsenal (in Italian, Arsenale di Venezia) was the heart of the Venetian naval industry from the thirteenth century. It is related to the most flourishing period of the life of the Serenissima: thanks to the massive ships built there.

Home too for the famous Bienalle, where thousands of guests travel to see, art, listen to music and enjoy the theatre and cinema.

Guestbook comments from the manager

'Great apartment, comfy beds, great location. It seems we have seen more of the real Venice' -C& S Hyland

'The apartment was fantastic and such a good location. Only a short walk from St Mark's. The roof terrace must be one of the best in Venice!' - P & N Leak.

'Loved the roof terrace-the apartment is unbeatable. Location to main sites ideal but with its own roof area too!' - Hardie Family

'I loved my time in Venice. The view from the roof were amazing. I will definitely be back!' - P. Reynolds

'The apartment has been perfect in every respect. We enjoyed the location, the amazing view from the roof terrace, excellent range of books, posters and paintings. Every home comfort was catered for and such a warm welcome from Monica' - The Maywood family.

'A well placed apartment for seeing the sites and catching the vaparettos. Lovely bed in double room-best nights sleep in ages!' - Walker family
Jan 2006
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Castello in Venice-Murano-Burano

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • All Waste and trash must be recycled and removed by the day of departure.
Location Type:
  • village
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom including shower over bath.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 Notes on bedrooms:- Bedroom 1: master bedroom with double bed. Bedroom 2: twin beds located in the attic, leading to the terrace. Please note that the attic has restricted height in parts, and therefore may not be suitable for all guests. There is also a sofa bed for an additional 2 guests, if required.
  • Television
  • Terrace ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • restaurants
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
Notes on accommodation: Steps to the home may deem the property unsuitable for elderly, infirm or young children. WIFI access available in the home. Not suitable for very young children. Fridge(no freezer) Utility Room: Includes washing machine. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels & linen included as is the cleaning & heating.


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Charming Roof Top Apartment, 10 Minutes from St Marks Square
average rating of 4.285714 based on 8 reviews

Amazing Venetian Experience

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful week in this lovely flat. It is definitely for Venice lovers with pictures by Venetian artists throughout and a small library of books about Venice. The best bit is making your way through the quirky upstairs bedroom that leads to a roof terrace with fantastic views all over Venice. We'll definitely come again. 5/5.

  • Review Submitted: 19-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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First time in Venice.

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time in Venice and the location couldn't have been better, a pleasant walk to the city centre. We were very lucky with the weather, bonus. The apartment was very clean and well equipped and the most comfortable bed. just below the apartment are 2 really nice restaurants and a supermarket across the the road. We loved it there.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely time in Venice

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay immensely. The home was ideally located to reach all the amenities locally. Castello is very charming with a nice locals feel to the place with nice restaurants, bars, local shops, daily market and the artists garden, so we never felt like a tourist here yet it only took 10 minutes walk and we found ourselves bang in the centre of St Marks sq. The home features a nice view of the Venitian skyline and the living room has been tastefully appointed. Overall excellent value and we would not hesitate recommending this home to friends and family.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Nov-2016
  • Date of Stay: November 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Authentic Arsenale!

  • 5 of 5

Just back from a wonderful stay in Venice. We thoroughly

enjoyed our stay here. The home is within easy reach of restaurants, bars and the fish, meat and greengrocer daily market. The home is authentically furnished in venetian style, lots of steps but as the top floor apartment there is was noisy neighbours above you which we have sometimes encountered with other rentals. Arsenale has some superb restaurants, bars and bakery and has a very local feel, not at all touristy but its only a short walk to the ferry and St Marks square to see the sights. We used the verenda once or twice and loved looking at the view of venice and the roof tops so would like to come back in the summer to take full advantage when warmer, especially as the home as air conditioning. Italian apartments were easy to deal with answering emails and our phone calls promptly and efficiently. I would certainly book with them in the future.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Jan-2016
  • Date of Stay: December 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fantastic stay

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed our stay here in Arsenale. The home has been tastefully appointed and it was a pleasure to return each evening after pounding the Venetian streets for an aperitif on the roof terrace and take in the views. The home was ideally located close to restaurants,bars and the daily market. The location was just perfect as only a short ferry ride to reach all the attractions and a real bonus to return to the authentic village amongst the locals of an evening. The artists garden close by was convenient to escape the hot venetian summer so thank you Barrie for your recommendations. We would definitely return and will recommend you to friends and family.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Oct-2015
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lage gut, Einrichtung billig, klein

  • 1 of 5

Zusatzbetten im Dachgeschoss Decke niedrig, Zugang über extrem steile Holztreppe. Preis/Leistung nicht angemessen

  • Review Submitted: 29-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Nearest Barpub
Nearest Ferry
0.2 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Car: not necessary


3 minutes from the water stop for the lido beaches.


1 hour from Marco Polo airport by waterbus.


10 minutes from the famous St Marks Square and situated near to the waterstop with access to all parts of the lagoon.

Further Details:


Europe's Best City Apartments

Casa Castello, Venice

The X-factor with this apartment is its small roof terrace, which has fantastic views across the rooftops to St mark's Square, only ten minutes' walk away. The whole apartment, which is part of a building dating back to 1450, has a wonderfully historical feel with a beamed living/dining room and a galleried staircase to the upstairs twin bedroom. Located in the unspoilt district of Castello, the apartment has an excellent choice of shops and restaurants near by.

Saturday November 26 2011, The Times


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Castello, Venice

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
January to December
21 May 2018 - 30 Sep 2019
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £87.65
Booking Administration £13.15

Booking Notes:

Balance payable 12 weeks prior to stay after which no refunds apply.

Please note for guests arriving after 10pm an additional check in fee applies.
Please ask at the time of reservation.

air conditioning available if required payable on arrival at 10 euro per night.

Changeover Day:
Flexible. The apartment is available up until 8pm 7 days a week.

air conditioning available if required payable on arrival at 10 euro per night.

Rates apply to available unsold dates only.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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