Lovely single room in warm home

Apartment - Private room · Sestiere Dorsoduro, Venice, Veneto 30123, Italy

The Space

Light-filled, very pleasant room on a canal in private home behind Campo Santa Margherita in the sestiere of Dorsoduro.

Apartment is convenient to Piazzale Roma, train station, the Maritime Station at San Basilio, and all waterbus lines. It is within short walking distance of the splendid Zattere quay on the Canal of the Giudecca, the Punta della Dogana, the Guggenheim and Pinault Collections, the Accademia Museum, Ca' Rezzonico, the Scuola Grande dei Carmini and that of San Rocco, the Church of the Frari, and Ca' Foscari and IUAV universities.

Great outdoor cafes, snack bars, pizzerias and restaurants are in the immediate vicinity.

Room includes queen-sized bed, linens, ceiling fan and wireless internet access. Room is bright in the morning; an eye mask will be provided on request. Guest's bathroom is not en suite. No air conditioning or tv. A laundromat and a dry cleaners are nearby.

Please read guests' reviews.

Single occupancy is preferred, though I occasionally accept low-key, considerate couples (surcharge for two is 15 euros / night).

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Room type: Private room
Bed type: Futon
Accommodates: 1
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Minimum Stay: 2 nights
Weekly Price: $641 /week
Security Deposit: $142
Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 10:00 AM
Cancellation: Moderate

Overall Guest Satisfaction

Check In
  • I had an absolutely wonderful stay in Debra's home. She was a superb host, and she helped me orient myself to Venice and all it has to offer. For those looking for an authentic experience in Venice, this is a wonderful choice. The location is great, and is proximate to all major neighborhoods and sites of interest, while still being far enough away from the tourist areas so as to be quieter in the evenings. The room overlooks the canal, which is a wonderful way to wake up in the morning. Thank you Debra for making my trip to Venice so wonderful!

    April 2014
  • I was during my birthday-weekend in Venice and stayed at Debra's home and I really cannot imagine any other place that could have been more wonderful and relaxing as this lovely room was! Debra was very kind, understanding and helpful with her great ideas to spend the time and I felt very comfortable and safe at her place.
    I would suggest this beautiful single room to everyone, who would like to have calm and pleasent hours in this very special city.

    April 2014
  • Such a lovely place to stay. Perfect location, peaceful, beautiful room overlooking a canal. Debra is a wonderful host, full of amazing tips for places to eat, things to see, galleries etc. I highly recommend staying with Debra. I'll definitely try to stay here again the next time I'm in Venice. Grazie mille Debra!

    March 2014
  • It was a great time in Debra's place. It is very central located and one of my favorite places in Venice on Campo St. Margherita. Not too touristic, with a lot of good locations for food, bars, supermarket, ATM and a small vegetables and fish market. My favorite Pizza Corner is also right there. The room is very bright and with a view on canal. That gives you a very unique feeling. I felt like I sleep on the Yacht. You can hear the water purling in the night. It is so clean in the room you could eat from the floor. Debra was also very kind and helpful, the Person with a positive energizing Charisma. Thank you very much, Debra! I hope I can come again and again.

    March 2014
  • If you're read and accept the rules of the house you can not expect any surprises. Sorry ,there are some surprises. Great room ,clean and bright and pretty quiet place.Good opportunity to stay in a Venetian house.
    This was my first airbnb experience (and the first European travel)

    March 2014
  • The room is big, bright and faces a canal, so the view from the window is very beautiful. Room and bathroom were both comfy and really clean. The neighborhood is fantastic: alive, original, with lots of pubs and restaurants and outside of the touristy routes. I didn't even use any vaporetto (apart from Murano), everything could be done easily by feet. Debra not only gave me nice tips of places to go, but also gave extremely precise steps to reach her house, which was important, once it's really easy to get lost in Venice (specially if you arrive by night like I did). Debra also got me some tea and hot water during my stay :)

    February 2014
  • Staying at Debra's was wonderful. I booked at rather short notice, but she was very accommodating and was quick to respond to my messages, providing clear instructions with maps of how to find the apartment in advance, and advice on where to leave my luggage during the day. The room was clean, spacious and comfortable, and exactly how it appears in the photos. Great location, close to the Campo with lots of fun bars and restaurants on your doorstep, but at a distance so not to be disturbed by evening noise. Dorsoduro in general is a great neighbourhood, a world away from the more touristy parts of the city. Debra was a generous and thoughtful host, and gave me lots of tips on sights to see in the city, and where to go for food, especially as I was traveling alone. She even provided me with a thermos of hot water for morning tea. I would definitely stay with Debra again, and recommend her to anyone looking for a distinctive Venetian trip.

    November 2013
  • I had sent a message only the day of my arrival and received a reply within the hour. Thanks to Debra's reactivity and flexibility i had a wonderful place to stay the same evening. The room is spacious and comfortable, so is the bathroom.
    Location is also great, very close to the bus and train station and next to Campo with some great places to eat and have coffee or late night drink (to Venetian standards).
    In case you plan to sleep in, maybe it is good to know that because the room is located next to a narrow canal and boats start moving early, the place can be noisy already in the morning.
    Great stay, welcoming though discrete host!

    November 2013
  • Debra's place was simply incredible and cannot be beat! Room is very large, lots of light and, most importantly, looks out directly onto a beautiful canal! Very clean, great accommodation. Debra was very helpful with suggestions on things to do, especially places to eat! Location is amazing too... it was my favorite location in Venice. Highly recommend!

    October 2013
  • This was a great airbnb experience. The room is wonderful --classy, comfortable, clean, and private, with a private bathroom. Debra is a considerate host who wants her guests to relish Venice -- I very much appreciated her spot-on dining recommendations and her concern for my comfort. Plus the neighborhood is lovely and fascinating. I would eagerly stay here again.

    October 2013
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