- 1 bedrooms
- 1 bathrooms
- Sleeps 4
Description from the owner
Our offer is for a modern flat refurbished few years ago. It's located in the Sestiere of Dorsoduro, on the first floor of a typical detached Venetian house. Close to it stands the church of San Sebastian and the house overlooks a large Campo (typical venetian square) where children play.
To enter the flat you have to pass through an entrance hall which can be used just by another flat and where there is also a cellar. In the flat there is a living-room with a double-bed couch, a large bedroom, a kitchen and a bathroom whit shower.
The flat is really bright and, differently from most Venetian flats, it has windows overlooking a small square and ...Read more
Sunny House in Venice
Venice, Veneto - Venice, Italy
(Property location is approximate)
Additional Location Information
The flat is next to the church of St. Sebastian, its overlooks a "Campo" (small square). It is in Sestier of Dorsoduro, one of the six boroughs of Venice and one of the liveliest. This borough is inhabited by local people all year round. It is the seat of the architecture university. Not far from here stands "Campo Santa Margherita", one of the most pictoresque squares, always full of students and young architects. ("Bar Rosso" and "Caffè Duchamp" are well known meeting places).
This square offer the possibility to go shopping in a supermarket, a take-away pizza and a little library. Close to the square ther's also a Jazzclub.
As the square is far from the typical Venetian channels, children can play here freely. In case you accept our offer, we would be glad to recommend you some typical restaurants.
A one minute walk from the flat, there is the "Zattere" a long promenade on the Giudecca Channel. In the sunny days, you can seat there, read books, sunbathing and let your children play freely. There you can find as well a cheap supermarket, where we normally do our shopping. On Zattere (250 meters from home) is one of the few food supermarkets in Venice. The Billa, which also sells prepared meals and only to be heated by microwave.
Now let's speak of the artistic side of Venice as the city is an artistic surprise. Just to start, in the church which is near to our flat, there are paintings by Tiziano and Veronese and some valuable sculptures of the Renaissance period.
After few minutes walk from our flat you reach the museum of the Accademia and the Guggenheim Museum of modern art.
If you get to Venice by train or you reach "Piazzale Roma " - Rome square -, you can get to our flat after a ten minutes walk or by boat "vaporetto". Take the one that stops in San Basilio.
Within minutes you can visit the Scuola di San Rocco and the Frari Church with the "masterpiece of the Assumption" by Titian and Tintoretto at the School of Campo San Polo. The apartment is close to restaurants elite as well as traditional restaurants Venetians quality / price ratio very good, also close to one of the few supermarkets in Venice that sells food meals ready to heat up just as well as quaint shops and laboratories of Venetian glass.
The apartment is located:
- 10 minute walk from Piazzale Roma, the goal of buses and cars
- 5 minutes walk from the vaporetto stop of San Basilio
- 30 meters from the canal Rio San Sebastian, where motor boats can dock / taxi also from Piazzale Roma.
- 10 minutes walk from the harbor where all the cruise ships dock
More About This Location
Car is not necessary
Last updated on March 03, 2015
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- Linens Provided
- Towels Provided
- A/C or climate control
- Hair dryer
Phone / Internet
- Wireless Internet
- Paper Towels Provided
- Stove or Oven
- Satellite or cable TV
- Pet friendly - no
- Smoking allowed - no
- Suitable for children - yes
- Suitable for the elderly - ask
- Wheelchair accessible - no