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Apartments / Self-Catering
An Apartment in
We stayed in this moderately-priced one-bedroom flat near the Campo Santa
Maria Formosa a few years ago. (This article is accompanied by a photo tour of the
Live like an upper-class Venetian family in a 6-bedroom, 4-bath flat on the
piano nobile of a palace near the Campo San Polo. (The apartment has
been owned by the same family since 1650.)
Let Helga Gross and her staff a put you in a furnished
apartment during your stay in Venice.
A Home Away From
Our Europe for Visitors article on vacation
rentals describes the advantages of living like a local for a week or two. It
includes pictures of a three-bedroom apartment that our family rented through
Helga Gross of @Home (Midwohnzentrale).
Rent either of two apartments in Cannaregio, or consider
booking both if you're traveling with relatives or friends. Amenities include a library of English-language books, a
folder of touring tips, and rubber Wellies for the acqua alta season.
(The owners are British, and you can pay in pounds or any other major
Campo S. Barnaba Apartment
Antonio Ruzzene's comfortable one-bedroom, two-story house just off the Campo S.
Barnaba is handy to the Campo Santa Margherita, Accademia, and ship-watching on
the Zattere. It's also within walking distance of the railroad station, the
airport bus at the Piazzale Roma, and Alilaguna's Zattere airport-boat stop.
La Rosa di Venezia
"The Rose of Venice" is 200 meters from the Bridge of Sighs and within a short
walk of the airport boat
landing. The 2- to 3-person apartment is air-conditioned, has a small balcony
overlooking a canal, and is available by the day or week.
You can rent this two-bedroom apartment in Dorsoduro for periods as short as
three days. One side faces a corte, while the other looks out on a
Our Flats in Venice
These three flats are located on Giudecca, an island that's one minute from
Dorsorduro and five minutes from the Piazza San Marco by vaporetto. Elton John
Palazzetto da Schio
No prices are given, but count on upmarket rates, since the palazzetto's
five apartments are furnished with antiques from the 17th and 18th Centuries.
Choose from four apartments that sleep from four to 10 guests.
Three of the flats are on the Fondamenta Borgo in Dorsoduro, and the fourth is
in Venice's Cannaregio district.
Traveling in a group? Venice Booky offers a cluster of six apartments that can
accommodate up to 22 people in one location. Other rentals are scattered
throughout the city.
A reader from Middlesex, England recommends these "gorgeous but reasonable"
garden apartments near the Biennale, which are within easy walking distance of the
Piazza San Marco and the Arsenale
airport boat stop. (You can even bring your pets.) Note: The apartments
didn't have Internet access the last time we checked, but you can read your e-mail
with the owner's computer.