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WONDERFUL CANAL VIEW, RELAXING TERRACE, if it is full look at property 6967962

People5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 914 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet

Overview

About the property

Hearth of Venice, view over canals, terrace, 3 rooms, 2 bathroms

The apartment is located in the heart of Venice, between Rialto bridge and San Marco. There are two supermarkets just two minutes from the apartment (in Venice are rare).

The apartment is on the second floor and consists of a lobby, drawing room with two comfortable sofas and TV( the two windows of this room overlook the canal ), kitchen - dining room with a view over the bridges and the canal also when you sit at the table, one bedroom with a mullioned lancet window on the canal, a second bedroom with two single bed overlooking the Paradise arch, two bathrooms with shower and mansard room with terrace on the third floor (duplex flat).

The area is quiet and there are plenty of shops nearby in the 'calle' (street): supermarket, baker, pharmacy, antique bookshop, news-stand, restaurants, confectionery, the best ice- cream shop etc.

F.A.Q. : terrace, 2nd floor, luminous, air conditioning, internet access free, washing machine, dishwasher, microwaves, Satellite TV, a full kitchen and equipped, all linen for the kitchen, bathrooms and bedrooms, complete supply of table linen, bed linen and towels.

'This romantic corner of Venice with the Arch of Paradise was the source of inspiration for many poets, writers and photographers as Carl Spitzweg in 1832, John Ruskin, Frank Brangwyin in 1910, James Fergusson, the Alinari brothers (important Italian photographers ), The children-book writer Pinin Carpi wrote a book entitled 'Il ponte del Paradiso' ,

Why should you choose this apartment?: I am aware that it is not easy to rent a house in Venice where the market offers a great choice of apartments for rental.

I can say that my decision to buy this apartment in spite of its higher price in respect to other flats of the same size was due to the fact that I found it had some very special and unique features:

1) the fantastic view from all the windows over the canal . You see a canal crossing where the gondolas seem to slip under the building and you feel like living on a bridge in a romantic atmosphere.

2.)f the central location a a at five minute-walk from Sa Marco square and Rialto bridge

3) the terrace

4) the apartment is on the second floor and has a magnificent view.

5) the charming history of the calle and the Paradiso arch.

6) the 'calle del Paradiso' is very quiet and it is close to ' salizzada San Lio 'where you find all kind of shops

I would also like to say that the renovation was completed in 2015 and that the apartment was completely equipped with new furniture.

A deposit is not requested: we don't ask you to pay for a deposit at your arrival since we have never had any problems with our guests.

I am an architect and I put a great deal of passion in carrying out the restoration works. I saved all the original characteristics and I tried to recuperate as much as possible from the old decoration. For example the 'seminato ' floor - a kind of Venetian mosaic - was recreated according to the original pattern (but now it is perfectly even, a very rare thing in Venice!), the ceiling rafts are the old ones and have been perfectly restored, the bedrooms parquet floors are made of elm- wood.,

It was a great pleasure for me to restore this apartment and I would like to rent it out to people who will appreciate it and think of it as their home in Venice.

More Details

Owner
Carmen & Laura
Member since: 2000
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 July, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Castello West in Venezia-Murano-Burano

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 914 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(46 traveller reviews)

WONDERFUL CANAL VIEW, RELAXING TERRACE, if it is full look at property 6967962
average rating of 4.8913045 based on 46 reviews
5

Charming Venetian hideaway

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful, apartment with everything Venice has to offer, always something happening out the window and Castello is a fine location with access to the hot spots and the vaporetti to the islands.

Ciao Venice we will miss you.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Foxboro
5

Great location!

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic time. The apartment was very spacious and clean and in a perfect spot in Venice!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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New Jersey
5

Wonderful apartment close to everything.

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was spacious, clean and very well appointed with all the amenities one would need. 10 minute walk or less to St Mark's if you turn left and about 5-10 minutes if you turn right to Realto Bridge. Gondolas gliding past the windows pretty much non stop gave us a real feel of being in Venice. Ideal location and tremendous hosts. Thank you Carmen, Laura and Luca for a great stay in Venice.

  • Review Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing property!

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing time, the apartment was even better than we imagined!

  • Review Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Not as good as our places in Florence and Rome

  • 3 of 5

The view is great and the location is very convenient. The bathrooms were good and functional. My problem is that the hosting wasn't as strong as it was in my other places, I didn't feel as welcome and did not answer simple questions like " how do I order a water taxi? The answer was " I have no idea, check the internet." And the beds were very uncomfortable. We all ended up with stiff necks. And this is the property We spent the most money for,. I won't stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: May 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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tyne & wear
4

A lovely place to stay

  • 4 of 5

We are four ladies who shared this appartment and we all agreed we would have no problem returning. Every thing was of good standard. Comfy beds with beautiful bedding. Well equipped kitchen and well furnished bathrooms. They veiws from each window were a bonus. The main attractions were all just a short walk away. I would recommend this appartment to friends and family.

  • Review Submitted: May 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Car: not necessary

The flat is strategically located near the museums and the theaters, at less than a 5 minute-walk from both San Marco square and Rialto bridge, close to Campo Santa Maria Formosa.

The area is one of the oldest in Venice and is full of history.

'This romantic corner of Venice with the Arch of Paradise inspired many artists, writers and photographers..

The view over the canal crossing is breathtaking from all the five windows of the apartment in all seasons and also in rainy weather,

For centuries gondolas and boats carrying all kind of goods have been passing quietly on the canals steered by the skilful boatsmen of Venice. It is the same life of old Venice going on.

The watertaxi from the airport can stop close to the apartment door, while line 1 or 2 of water bus from Roma square or Railway station stops at Rialto bridge from where you can easily wallk to the flat.

The 'calle del Paradiso' is very quiet and is close to 'salizzada San Lio' where all kind of shops and two supermarkets can be found,

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Castello West, Venice area

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
high season
1 Apr 2017 - 15 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£521
for 2 nights
From
£260
£1,508
 
 
low season
16 Nov 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£718
for 4 nights
From
£180
£1,167
 
 
high season
22 Dec 2017 - 7 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,301
for 5 nights
From
£260
£1,705
 
 
low season
8 Jan 2018 - 2 Feb 2018
5 night minimum stay
£898
for 5 nights
From
£180
£1,212
 
 
high season
3 Feb 2018 - 15 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,005
for 4 nights
From
£251
£1,616
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£485
for 2 nights
From
£242
£1,508
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

All charges-included :bed and bath linen provided, air conditioned / heating, electricity, gas, taxes .
The costs of final cleaning is 70 euros.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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