Apartment in Dorsoduro
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Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5
Ref. 17903 - This is the perfect accommodation choice for those people looking to spend a holiday in Venice, far from the crazy tourist hub but also at a comfortable distance to visit the main monuments in the city.
TRANSPORT AND AREA
The apartment has a unique location, just a short stroll from the Maritime Station, "San Basilio" where the cruise ships and liners leave for the Mediterranean, and is also served by the vaporetti service leading to the Piazza San Marco and the Piazzale Roma (bus and car terminal) in just ten minutes.
EQUIPMENT TO HIGHLIGHT
Wi-Fi Internet, air conditioning and TV via satellite
First floor with a lift
2 bedrooms: one with a double bed and the other with a single
Modern kitchen with oven, gas rings, microwave and dishwasher
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Marco Polo Airport 8.24 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||2 Sofa beds, Double beds (1)|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
Check-in between 15:00 and 20:00.
Late check-in between 20:00 and 22:00 available for a supplement of €20,
Late check-in between 22:00 and 24:00 available for a supplement of €40
Check-out by 10.30.
A baby's cot is available on request for an additional charge of 10€ per stay.
The availability of the aforementioned equipment must be confirmed with the owner prior to arrival or this service cannot be guaranteed.
About this location
The Veneto region
In Short: residential, arty, wonderful views over the canal.
Highlights: Ca Rezzonico, Iglesia De La Salute, Zattere dock.
Getting around: ferry line 42-41-52-51 to city centre, ferry line 2 to Rialto Bridge.
Why stay: many museums and artistic attractions, central but not chaotic, many typical restaurants.
Description: Dorsoduro is one of the six districts of Venice and is located in the south of the city. It was the first area to be colonized and was named after the hard ground it is constructed on, that also includes some of the citys highest areas.
A beautiful and calm residential district, Dorsoduro also offers a number of bars and peaceful open-air terraces; located in one of the highest points in the city, they are a perfect spot from which to enjoy some of the best panoramic views over the Venice Lake.
A walk along the Grand Canal leads to the beautiful church of la Salute, one of the best expressions of Baroque Venetian architecture. It was constructed as a tribute to the Madonna for liberating the city from the devastating plague between 1630 and 1631.
The area of Dorsoduro offers a number of different art exhibitions, including La Academia, La Fundación Cini and the Peggy Guggenheim collection with works that date back to the XX century.
Another church worthy of a visit is San Niccoló dei Mendicoli, located in what was formerly the poorest part of the district giving shelter to fishermen and mariners. Not so far from the church is one of the districts most elegant palaces, the XVII Century Ca Rezzonico originally belonging to the family of the same name. A walk around the palace and its interior enables visitors to appreciate its numerous works of art, and to admire the lifestyle of the Venetian aristocrats of the era.
Zattere is located in the south of the district and is a long pier that extends out to the Island of Giudecca. The pier is named after the wooden vessels (zattere) that unloaded the wood used to build the island. It is a residential and very peaceful area with a good offer of little bars and restaurants where visitors can eat out until late.
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