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Guido

Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian
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A great Lagoon view with private Garden

9 Reviews
People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Venice city centre - Lagoon Paradise

The most authentic Venice in the greenest part of the city center ”….close to St Mark’s Square but far away from the crowd”….that’s how our Guests describe the apartment location. Imagine going to sleep on a bench in front of the Venice lagoon. On the left the Lido of Venice and the beaches, in front of the Island of St. Giorgio and Giudecca , on the right the Arsenale and St. Mark’s Square. Imagine waking up in the morning surrounded by meadows and trees just listening to the cry of seagulls. Now imagine that instead of the bench there is a spacious and bright apartment in a XVIII century home surrounded by greenery and with a beautiful private garden. The colors of the garments hanging out to dry, the artists carrying their easels under their arms, long afternoons sitting in the shades of the magnificent trees of Parco delle Rimembranze (Remembrance Park) or the gardens of the Biennale, a true terrace dominating the lagoon…..everything is reminiscent of an authentic Venetian dimension. All this is the Lagoon Paradise. It is a well kept and stylish apartment consisting of two double rooms with king size bed, a large living room / dining room, a separate kitchen and a bathroom with shower. The living room is spacious and perfect for entertaining guests or relaxing and there is access to a private garden of 120 sqm. The apartment is very bright and sunny from its windows you can admire the Venetian lagoon. In addition, you can also open a comfortable double sofa bed suitable for 2 adults or for children. The apartment is located in the district of 'Castello', the strategic location of Venice. From here all the main attractions (St. Mark's Square, the Rialto Bridge and its colorful market, the Biennale, the Basilica della Salute, the Arsenal, etc.) can be reached with a 5 minute “vaporetto” ride or in 20 minutes walk along the Riva degli Schiavoni , capture a slice of carefree, cheerful everyday life while enjoying the breathtaking views of the lagoon. Moreover, the beach of the Lido of Venice can be reached in 10 minutes. The “vaporetto” stop is just 100 meters from the apartment.

If your trip in Italy includes a stop in Rome, do not hesitate to ask since I have an amazing apartment there.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Guido (Property Manager)
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian

Reviews

4.9
based on 9 holidaymaker reviews

A great Lagoon view with private Garden
average rating of 4.888889 based on 9 reviews
5

most convenient location in venice, especially for children

  • 5 of 5

you couldn't pick a more convenient spot in venice, with the vaporetto stop just across the park, a lovely back garden and playground just outside for the kids. it's the part of venice where real venetians live, and shopping is very convenient - just ten minutes walking to via garibaldi or ten minutes on the boat to lido. if you don't want to travel for food, there is a shop next door, a fruit and vegetable seller around the corner, and two cafes within a minute's walk. the house is very large by venetian standards, and extremely comfortable, with the heat under our control, a bathtub, a large fridge, a washing machine, a fully equipped kitchen and very comfortable queen sized beds (european kingsize). there are three steps up to the front door, and one step to the back garden. you can look out the front windows to see the park and the lagoon, and out the back to see the garden full of greenery. it's extremely quiet and peaceful, and there are no tourists there except for you. if they'd sell it to us, we would buy it and live there.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 27, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect place

  • 5 of 5

That was a perfect place with everything that you need and more.

We've been in this apartment for 4 days and we did not want to leave it. The location is great - there is a supermarket a minute walk away, bars and of course the San Marco square (15 min walk).

Guido was very kind and hospitable. He answered all our questions and told us what we need to know about our vacation in Venice.

Perfect place to stay in the most wonderful city :)

We can not wait to go back.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 5, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A Perfect Place for a Family Holiday

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at the True Venice apartment was a wonderful experience. Not only is the accommodation in the authentic Venetian style, but its convenience was perfect. The apartment is opposite a park which leads to the vaporetto stop of St Elena, so it was extremely convenient. The playground in the park also proved to be a hit with our children. The apartment was also within walking distance of St Marks square, which made it ideal for sight seeing. We thoroughly enjoyed our time in Venice.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 1, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5

I recently had the opportunity to spend one night in this two bedroom, one bath apartment in S. Elena.

It is a beautiful well equipped apartment in a quiet area. Perfect for relaxing after a day visiting all of the must sees of Venice. The first thing you see as you come into the entrance way is out the back door to the private garden. I was here in November. It must be magnificent in summer…just the place for an alfresco meal at the table for six. And also perfect for escaping the crowds and heat that can be in Venice in the summer.

The two bedrooms are separated by the central hall way making it perfect for couples traveling together or families. The large bathroom has a tub/shower combo.

There is a well equipped eat in kitchen as well as dining for four at a nice table in the living room.

My only regret is that I did not have enough time to take advantage of every thing this beautiful apartment has to offer.

Guy is your charming host and more than willing to answer all questions…no matter how inane or how many times he has answered them before.

Yes, I would return and recommend this apartment to my friends…in fact I just did.

By the way…if you are looking for the cutlery…it’s in the drawer in the kitchen table.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 30, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed too much at the Lagoon Paradise, the apartment is very beautiful and comfortable. Guy the owner is very kindly and gave us a lot of information about Venice. The position is very good: closed to everything but at the same time very quiet. The apartment has a wonderful sight on the Venice's Lagoon but above all has a very nice garden where we loved to relax ourselves in the night after a day around the magic Venice.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 22, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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London
5

A special apartment

  • 5 of 5

I've been in this apartment for 3 days and I loved it! it's very spacious, with a private garden (very hard to find in Venice, never found in my previous vacations!) and Guido is very kind and gave us precious tips. Very close to all the main sights, expecially to the Biennale. Supermarket a minute walk away, and some good local bars and restaraunts. I recommend it to everybody, I will definitely stay here again if I return to Venice!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 17, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2012
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Location

Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Marco Polo Airport
Nearest Ferry
100 Metres
S. Elena vaporetto's stop
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
Venice Lido Golf Club
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
S. Lucia Train Station
Nearest Restaurant
150 Metres
Trattoria 'Al Diporto'
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Lido di Venezia

The apartment is located in the district of 'Castello', the strategic location of Venice. From here all the main attractions (St. Mark's Square, the Rialto Bridge and its colorful market, the Biennale, the Basilica della Salute, the Arsenal, etc.) can be reached with a 5 minute “vaporetto” ride or in 20 minutes walk along the Riva degli Schiavoni , capture a slice of carefree, cheerful everyday life while enjoying the breathtaking views of the lagoon. Moreover, the beach of the Lido of Venice can be reached in 10 minutes. The “vaporetto” stop is just 100 meters from the apartment.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Castello, Venice city centre

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Low season
1 Nov 2016 - 20 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£303
for 3 nights
From
£101
£673
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £17 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£379
for 3 nights
From
£126
£833
£3,115
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £17 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Provvederemo ad accogliervi alla fermata del vaporetto e ad accompagnarvi all'appartamento.
Un supplemento di 50,00 € è richiesto per arrivi dopo le ore 22:00.
Additional guests - 20 € - Per-Person Adjustment - Fee applies to parties of more than 2 guest(s)

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Venice city centre in Venice

Property Type:
  • apartment (semi-detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 110 m²
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bagno 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Camera da letto 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Camera da letto 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Camera da letto 3 - 1 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Games for Kids
  • Television
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Veranda
  • Sailboat
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • bay
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

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