This apartment was the perfect base from which to explore Venice as a 'first timer'. Practically in Piazza San Marco with all the 'first timer' sights within spitting distance.When it rained it was easy to nip back here and read, snooze, and watch the "Aqua Alta" rolling in to leave St Mark's Square ankle deep in Adriatic puddles! The Laguna waterfront, The Basilica, Doges Palace, Bridge of Sighs and all those romantic cafes and arcades in the square (that I'd only ever seen James Bond running through in Casino Royale!) all within 5 minutes gentle stroll from this lovely, clean, tidy and comfortable apartment. There were 7 of us in our group so it was quite a squeeze but for a family or two couples it is an ideal apartment. Fabulous ice creams everywhere, beautiful buildings and just the sense of living in an outdoor museum are just a few of the benefits of staying here.
One word of warning though when we paid the deposit on our credit card we thought that the... more