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Saint Mark's Apartment, 2 Terraces!!

Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 nights


Minimum Stay
5 nights

About the property

Beautiful rooftop flat with 2 terraces overlooking the Basilica of Saint Mark's

A two bedroom, luminous flat with stunning panoramic views on the 6th floor (with elevator access) overlooking the Basilica of San Marco. We are located off of Mercerie del Orologio in the heart of the historic city center, just seconds from the famous Saint Mark's Square. We are an Italian/American family that lives permanently in Venice and hope to make you feel at home away from home. The apartment sleeps 3 + 2 persons comfortably. The layout: One spacious master bedroom with a private terrace that overlooks the Basilica of St. Mark's, One cozy single bedroom and luminous living/dining room with a sleeper sofa for two. The main terrace runs along the living room and the kitchen and overlooks the Bell Tower of St. Mark's and the Venice skyline. Sunsets from the main terrace are breathtaking, the entire living/dining & kitchen changes colors with the suns rays! When relaxing on the terrace you can often times here the orchestra playing below in St. Mark's square.

Location: We are located off of Mercerie del Orologio in the heart of the historic city center, just seconds from the famous Saint Marks's Square. From our apartment you can walk to the Rialto in under 10minutes to enjoy evening cocktails along the Grand Canal. The closest vaporetto stops are San Zaccharia and San Marco (Valaresso).

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Brittany Hymore
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, Italian
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 January, 2017

About Brittany Hymore

I am a lover of life and all its opportunities. I am originally from Toledo, Ohio and travelled to Venice for the first time at the age of 18 in the year 2000. I met my husband on my second day in this amazing city and knew immediately my life was going to change forever..... 'Just Stay' were his exact words. Almost 12 years later I am now a wife and mother of two amazing little Venetians. In 2007 when I was pregnant with my first child I knew I had to figure out a way to do what I love and take care of my loved ones.... and that was the beginning of CharmingVenice. My husband is a talented architect and I an interior designer. We had a blast designing our first rental apartment, which lead to the second, then the third. We love the city we live in and want everyone who comes to fall in love too...

Brittany Hymore purchased this apartment in 2007

Why Brittany Hymore chose Venice city centre

Unlike most properties in the city, the Saint Mark's Terrace provides sunlight and sweeping views over Venice.

What makes this apartment unique

Great Local Advice! We take pride in sharing with our guest all of our local favorites and make sure you don't miss out on what's special right around you. We provied our own Venice map created especially for our guest.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear, Brittany,

Words have not been invented to tell you how much I enjoyed my month in Venice! Time, at this point in my life, is my most precious possession and the spending of it is really an art form! :-) The apartment was perfect..everything I could wish for..including it's owners. I enjoyed shopping by vaporetto, no cars, the neighborhoods, the off the tourist trail eateries and those perfect moments as each day woke..to the bells! Even the crowds were part of living in Venice..... This truly was a once in any lifetime's perfect vacation.
Apr 2014
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Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(25 traveller reviews)

Saint Mark's Apartment, 2 Terraces!!
average rating of 4.84 based on 27 reviews

October in Venice

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful well equipped appartment situated in the heart of St Mark's with everything you need right outside your door. We have already recommend it to our friends and relatives.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
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North Attleboro, Massachusetts

We thoroughly enjoyed our week in Venice, in Brittany's lovely apartment

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was as described, and looked as though there were recent improvements made. We took advantage of the well equipped kitchen, having breakfast on the terrace every morning and prepared dinner in most nights, enjoying antipasti and dinner on the terrace.

The location is very convenient for arrival and departure. The terraces high above the city are as peaceful as can be. We enjoyed the proximity to the bell ringers atop the Clock Tower. You would never know the crowds of Piazza San Marco were so close. When taking to the streets, you can quickly leave the crowds behind and enjoy exploring the city. For grocery shopping, the Coop Market is nearby, and for fresh seafood and produce, the Rialto Market is also within easy walking distance. We found the information that Brittany put together very helpful.

When we return to Venice, there is no doubt we will schedule around the availability of Brittany's lovely apartment.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location and great apartment

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for the second time at Saint Mark's apartment and enjoyed it again.

Some refurbishing were done since our last stay.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 14, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic Apartment

  • 5 of 5

The Saint Mark's Apartment was exactly as advertised and I couldn't recommend it enough, especially because of the two terraces and the views they gave. It is hidden in a courtyard, down an alley just off of the busy Calle Del Orologio, and is an oasis of calm above the hustle and bustle of the streets below. It is relaxing, comfortable, and quiet. You could not ask for a better location. This property is well provisioned throughout and Wi-Fi was great. Brittany and Valentina (who met us on arrival) were easy to deal with and gave us some great advice on local restaurants (Ristorante Rosa Rossa and Trattoria Alla Madonna to name a couple which we tried). I look forward to returning and have already recommended the apartment to friends.

Thanks Brittany and Valentina for a great week in Venice!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 22, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Anchorage, Alaska

St. Mark's Square Delight

  • 5 of 5

What a gem...we were a 1 minute walk from the square and close to all the area has to offer. Especially delightful were evenings sitting in St Mark's & listening to the outdoor orchestras after the crowds had diminished. The 2 terraces are fantastic, the apartment clean, comfortable, roomy, and equipped with all one needs to make it a home away. We will definitely be recommending this apartment to friends.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 25, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ridgeway, Ontario

Right in the middle of everything!

  • 4 of 5

The unit was centrally located. It was clean and spacious. The owner was very helpful and since we got in late he went out and bought us milk for tea and some pastries which was a lovely gesture. We used both of the terraces in the shade of the day. While we were there it was a heat wave and while the unit was advertised as air conditioned, the air conditioning units were only in the master bedroom and the hall. All other rooms were not air conditioned. That being said, when requested, the owner did deliver some fans for the rooms. I would recommend this unit.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
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Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Marco Polo Airport
Car: not necessary

We are located just a stones throw from San Marco Square...walk right under the Clock Tower and we are the second left.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

PLEASE LET US KNOW YOUR ARRIVAL TIME IN ADVANCE. The apartment is available after 3pm/ Check-out is at 10:30am.
between the hours 8p.m. and 10:00 pm, a supplement of €20 is paid directly to the greeter
between the hours 10p.m. and 12a.m., a supplement of €30 is paid directly to the greeter
*If you're due to arrive earlier or depart later than our check-in/check-out times we will do our best to accommodate you. Their is also a luggage deposit close to the apartment.

CANCELLATIONS; A thirty (30) day notice is required for cancellation. Cancellations that are (30) days prior to the arrival date will incur no penalty. Cancellations or changes that result in a shortened stay, that are made within 30 days of the arrival date, forfeit the full advance payment. Cancellation or early departure does not warrant any refund of rent or deposit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in San Marco in Venice

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 6
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 65 m²
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
  • Newly Remodeled
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Single Bedroom - 1 Single Bed
    Living Room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , sleeps 2
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Terrace ...
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Monthly Rentals offered for the following months: July, August, November, December & January

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