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Caroline & Marco Malafante

Member since: 2009
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Speaks English, Spanish, Italian, Swedish

Charming house in the Heart of Venice

33 Reviews
People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday home in Venice city centre - The Red House

It is a 2 bedroom house, with independent entrance and large private terrace

The house is composed by a 140sq m apartment, a 20sq m terrace, a bow window and independent entrance.

The flat is divided in two floors. On the first floor, there is a bright and spacious living-room, a twin bedroom with the access to the bow window, a bathroom with both bath and shower, fully equipped kitchen and a small 'alcove' for relaxing in a bed of large cushions. The second floor has access to the terrace and there is the master bedroom, a small studio, a bathroom with a large shower and the washing machine room with all the cleaning and ironing equipments. The house has internet access, two full HD TV Screen of 37' and 32' located in the living room and in the master bedroom, SKY connection for all sport events and the whole apartment is furnished with air condition for both cold and warm. We have installed an innovative ECO thermo-system that aloud continuous erogation of hot water 24 hours a day.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Caroline & Marco Malafante (Property Manager)
Call Manager
Speaks English, Spanish, Italian, Swedish

Guestbook comments from the manager

What a fantastic apartment! We have had a lovely stay in Venice.

The child friendly environment complete with an array of toys was very appreciated
Jan 2010
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Reviews

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Charming house in the Heart of Venice
average rating of 4.969697 based on 41 reviews
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PERFECTION

  • 5 of 5

Thankyou Marco - a perfect choice for a wonderful Venice stay. The apartment is beautiful - the nicest we stayed in our whole european trip ! Great lounge area - cable TV, lovely kitchen, gorgeous bathrooms, comfortable beds and internet access.

We found the location to be outstanding - close to a vaporetto stop but in a quiet alley off a lovely quiet piazza - a stones throw from a lovely delicatessen and some quality restaurants. An easy walk walk to either Rialto bridge or St Marks Square.

A hard to please 16 year old disliked London and Paris, but fell in love with Venice - boosted by the "cool" apartment.

We have recommended the apartment to many friends and all - hope to return some day

  • Review Submitted: Jan 5, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It has been a pleasure to have you as guests and we are so happy to read that you have valued so much "The Red House". My wife and I have put so much effort to make it look and feel as different and more comfortable as possible to whom wants to be in Venice and at the same time enjoy a mix of modern and traditional design. We really look forward to have you and all your friends visiting Venice and stay at "The Red House" again. Caroline & Marco
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Spacious and elegantly presented throughout

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved The Red House! It was the perfect space from which to enjoy Venice and ticked all the boxes for what we wanted... a clean and elegant place with a great vibe and the most important thing to us was a wonderful roof terrace and that we certainly had! I love to cook and the kitchen was clean and well equipped. It was lovely and peaceful yet only a stone's throw from all the action. We come to Venice often and would be very interested should you have any last minute deals for the property!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Incredible house, amazing location

  • 5 of 5

This red house was perfect. Spacious, clean, modern, comfortable and really conveniently located. We had a wonderful stay and the air conditioning came in handy during a few hot days, and we really enjoyed the outside patio and also having a laundry machine. The check in and check out was also very professional. Grazie for a wonderful time in Venice!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location-lovely house close to Grand Canal

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we stepped onto our booked water taxi at the airport docks we fell in love with Venice-the journey itself was worth the 110 euros[between 4 of us]-we travelled down the Grand Canal under the Rialto bridge to be met at our stop by Caroline.Caroline is a charming host and took us to The Red House-,she told us all we needed to know about the house and when we realised we needed an extra hairdryer-it arrived 30mins later.The house was spotless ,airy and the upstairs terrace a bonus-there is a lovely little store literally a stones throw away in which to purchase any food you might want for breakfast,lunch or a light supper.Da Fiore round the corner for a spritzer and cichetti,Campo San Stefano 5mins away-choice of restaurants-look in the church its roof is magnificent.The Accademia Bridge is close to and makes access to the other sestrieres on foot so easy.St Marks square within 30 minutes walk-wonderful though the crowds in the narrow alleyways were not too pleasant.Overall a wonderful stay- though bring plenty of euros as eating and drinking quite expensive.The Red House a lovely choice-airy,clean, 2 bathrooms and quiet at night-we all slept well .

Caroline organised our taxis and we knew if there had been a problem she would have been very attentive, a very gracious host-thank you.

Pam ,John,Rod and Glynis.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
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Georgeous apartment, fab location

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful large apartment in a great location in the city. Quiet but eateries & shops just around the corner & only a few mins walk or vaporetto from all the sights. Functional & stylish furnishings, well equipped kitchen, lovely roof terrace, very helpful host. Great base for a few days in la Serenissima!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
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Absolutely perfect

  • 5 of 5

This was our 6th stay in one of the Red House Company apartments.

Again Caroline & Marco and the entire Red House team showed as excellent hosts - the booked apartment was due to technical problems not available, but the apartment we got instead was more than an alternative. The apartment is a dream!!!

The location is perfect - all points of interest are very close and best of all, a superb restaurant is only a few feet away.

We surely will book this apartment in the future again.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
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Location

Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Marco Polo
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
da Fiore
Nearest Ferry
2 Kilometres
Tronchetto
Nearest Golf
4 Kilometres
Lido di Venezia Golf Club
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Venezia Santa Lucia
Nearest Motorway
20 Kilometres
A4 Highway (interstate)
Nearest Restaurant
15 Metres
Osteria al Bacareto
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
Lido di Venezia
Car: not necessary

The Red House is located between the 'Vaporetto stops' of San Samuele (line 2) and Sant'Angelo (line 1). The Position of the Salizada, where the house is located, has been traditionally the residential area for the Venetians since the twelve century, in fact it is made of Gothic palaces, some are visitable during the day. The Red House is located 2 minutes away from the Gran Canal and the Palazzo Grassi, prestigious modern private collection. The house is located 10 minutes away from Rialto and San Marco. It is also very easy to access to the beach of Venice (Lido di Venezia) and to all amenities.

Other Activities: rowing

Golf: Lido Golf Club

Ski: Excellent ski in the Dolomites, 2 hrs from Venice

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Prices & Availability

Notes


  • The 2 possible additional guests will pay 30 euros per person per night for the full lenght of the rental. The exact number of guests arriving has to be communicated at least 3 days before the arrival date. Any extra request of linen and towel's sets will have a cost per person of 15 euros. Please remember the Visitor's Tax to be payed cash upon arrival.
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Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • house (semi-detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 140 m²
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • near the sea
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • ISDN Access
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Thermos Flask
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • The 2 bathrooms are newly restored like the whole house and are both equipped with hair drier and with all towels.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Twin bedroom - 2 Single Bed
    Master bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot
    living room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , double
  • Despite being a 2 bedroom flat there is space for 2 extra guests on the sofa bed and there is availability of 1 child bed/cot if specifically required at the moment of booking. The flat is furnished with all needed lining.The 2 possible additional guests will pay 50 euros per person per night for the full lenght of the rental. The exact number of guests arriving has to be communicated at least 48 hours before the arrival date. Any extra request of linen and towel's sets will have a cost per person of 15 euros.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Walkway to Water
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Notes:
All Guests will be welcome by us at the Vaporetto stop and walk to the house.

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