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ANCIENT PRIVATE HOUSE WITH A SECRET GARDEN

Ciro Farinelli

Advertiser since 2013
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Speaks English, Spanish, Italian
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Ciro Farinelli

Advertiser since 2013
Speaks English, Spanish, Italian
Call Owner
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ANCIENT PRIVATE HOUSE WITH A SECRET GARDEN

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Overview

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Giudecca - Secret Venetian House

2 Floors, 7 Rooms, 8 Beds in 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms and Big Beautiful Garden

*Perfect location during Fall and Winter season*

The House is in the fascinating island of Giudecca.San Marco square is at 12 (website hidden) fits properly 8 people.Perfect for friends or families.The neighorhood is composed by old rich venetians and young artists´ studiums.The garden is a piece of beauty.

The Space:

This place is a secret private house in the center of Giudecca, between Palazzo Stucky (Hilton Hotel) and Harry's Dolci Restaurant.

From Giudecca Palanca boat stop (boat service every ten minutes, 24h/24h), turn right, cross Ponte di Sant'Eufemia, get inside of a typical venetian palace, cross the huge entrance hall, reach the first garden with the big Magnolia tree, at the end the garden there is a little and hidden door between palmas and roses. That door opens Secret Venetian House. Cross the private garden smelling roses, jasmines, flowers, spice plants. No noises, no people, just perfumes and relax.

The house is beautiful, with sculptures and original paintings of venetian artists: Fireplace in the living room, tv, music, three sofas, paintings, one amazing double bedroom at the second floor with private bathroom, one double bedroom (guests bedroom) and one quadruple bedroom (kids bedroom) at the first floor in the night area of the house with their own bathroom.

Possibility to eat in the table inside of the house or under the gazebo in the garden.

Enjoy the garden in Venice, specially in the morning with a typical italian breakfast. It will be a rare beautiful experience.

Guest Access:

You will have access to the whole house and the whole garden. No limits or restrictions are provided.

What you see is what you get!

The house will be cleaned by a cleaning team before your arrival and after your departure.

A cleaner lady is available daily on request.

I will be available for every questions before and after your stay.

I will constatly reachable by phone for the whole period of your stay.

Neighborhood's Overview:

very silent, very artistic and very bohemian style place. It is incredible that every places in Venice Center is reachable in max 15 mins!

Supermarket Coop (9 - 19) and Original very old Fishermen Fish shop (phone number hidden)) are in Fondamenta of Giudecca, 3 minutes by walk.

Very Good restaurants and pizzeria are available in 5 minutes by walk. I personally reccomand the Pizzeria Do Mori, The Hilton Restaurant and the Very Glamour Italian Restaurant from Cipriani: Harry's Dolci (my favourite!).

SkyLine Hilton Luxury Top Bar on the Top of the Molino Stucky Palace at 3 minutes by walk could be a great option to have a drink viewing Venice from the highest point of the city.

San Giorgio island and its beautiful expositions in Fondazione Cini of Art and Architecture are reachable by walk or by ferry in few minutes.

San Marco Square reachable in 8 minutes by Ferry from Palanca Ferry Stop to San Zaccaria Ferry Stop (numbers 4.2 or 2).

Santa Lucia Train Station reachable in 15/20 minutes by Ferry from Palanca Ferry Stop to Santa Lucia Train Station Ferry Stop (numbers 2 or 4.1).

Tronchetto Parking Area or Piazzale Roma Parking Area reachable in 15 minutes by Ferry from Palanca Ferry Stop to Tronchetto Ferry Stop or Piazzale Roma Ferry Stop (numbers 2 or 4.1).

Airport Rechable in 45 minutes by Ferry or by Ferry and Bus.

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible
Ciro Farinelli (Owner)
Advertiser since 2013
Call Owner
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Speaks English, Spanish, Italian

About Ciro Farinelli

I am a Aerospace Engineer working and traveling almost everywhere in the world but always happy to come back to my real own city: Venice!

Ciro Farinelli purchased this house in 1950

Why Ciro Farinelli chose Giudecca

I recommend Giudecca because it is the real Venice, with not tourists and just few minutes far from everywhere in in the City.

I recommend my place in Giudecca because it is the most relaxing and beautiful place in the city.

What makes this house unique

There is nothing comparable with this house. It has been published in several magazines concerning gardens and houses in Europe.

You will enjoy a breakfast in the garden having relax smelling parfums for plants and flowers.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Lovely house with a beautiful garden. We spent three unforgetable days with our adult children. We choose to have lunch in restaurants while visiting Venice, Murano and Burano. All these locations were easy to reach by the normal busboats. We enjoyed the calm breakfasts and evening dinners at home in the garden and enjoyed the very tastefully decorated house far away from the crowds. Lovely experience on a lovely quite island. A stroll over the island after dinner is a must if you stay there. Walking along the water in the evening one has a very beautiful view of Venice. What a luxury to have all this space in such a busy touristic place as Venice. It felt very much at home away from home. The bottle of Prosecco and the big fruitplatter which our host had ready for us as a welcome surprise were highly appreciated. I hope we will have the opportunity to stay in this lovely house on another occasion in future.
May 2014
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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

Ancient Private House with a Secret Garden
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews
business
Ancient Private House with a Secret Garden
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p3540408
+49 -15236852835
Giudecca Venice
5

The house is a paradise!

  • 5 out of 5
The garden is amazing and the rooms are really comfortable. The house is very well furnished and very cosy. It feels like you are in paradise!
The kitchen could be a bit more modern but everything is working and well structured.
I found the area very convenient, it is off the busy roads but still quite close to the centre.
The owner is really nice and helpful and the house was properly clean!
Definitely recommended
  • Review Submitted: 23-Jun-2014
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Ancient Private House with a Secret Garden
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p3540408
+49 -15236852835
Giudecca Venice
5

Hidden gem

  • 5 out of 5
This house is a hidden gem tucked away from the chaos of the main island but still overlooking and within all the beauty of Venice. Its simple and tasteful decor and beautiful garden made for a relaxing and memorable holiday. The location is key - it's easy to get to compared to other locations that you have to navigate many streets to find. The view from Guidecca is also spectacular. This house has everything you need to enjoy a perfect holiday in Venice.
  • Review Submitted: 23-Jun-2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway

Location

Location

Nearest Airport
17 Kilometres
International Airport Venice Marco Polo
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Hilton SkyLine in Molino Stucky
Nearest Ferry
200 Metres
Giudecca Palanca (ferry numbers 2, 4.1, 4.2)
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Venezia Santa Lucia Train Station
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
Autostrada A4
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Harry's Dolci Cipriani Restaurant
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Lido of Venice
Car: not necessary

To Do:

- Walking along the Fundamenta (Rivers Side) and get lost in the streets.

- Seeing the real not touristic Venice.

- 8 minutes by ferry to San Marco Square.

- 15 minutes by ferry and by walk to Rialto Bridge.

Photos

Photos

Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday house in Giudecca, Venice

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
New Year Eve
23 Dec - 7 Jan
2 night minimum stay
€1,276
for 2 nights
From
€638
 
 
Carnival
22 Feb - 4 Mar
2 night minimum stay
€1,430
for 2 nights
From
€715
 
 
May
1 May - 5 May
2 night minimum stay
€1,232
for 2 nights
From
€616
 
 
June
1 Jun - 2 Jun
2 night minimum stay
€1,276
for 2 nights
From
€638
 
 
June 2
3 Jun - 30 Jun
2 night minimum stay
€1,188
for 2 nights
From
€594
 
 
Sept
30 Aug - 15 Sep
2 night minimum stay
€1,188
for 2 nights
From
€594
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
€990
for 2 nights
From
€495
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit €750
Tax Rate 10.0%

Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.

Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Giudecca in Venice

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 300 m²
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • Monument View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Main Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 floor with own Private Bathroom
    Guests Double Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Night Area 1st Floor
    Quadruple - 2 Single Bed , 2 bunk beds
Entertainment:
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing

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