Apartment staying in Italy is definitely the way to go. Turning the key to the main front door adds an element of ‘belonging’, which for us, certainly enhanced our stay. This apartment, minutes away from Teatro La Fenice is charming, clean, comfortable with a touch of the essential Venetian chintz.
The bedroom/lounge is large and spacious with canal views. Opening the shutters, we were immersed in the sights and sounds of daily life which made us feel part of the surrounding community and not as tourists.
Self catering was not on the agenda for our short weekend break, but we stocked up for breakfast from a local supermarket a few minutes walk away. The kitchen is compact but equipped for those who do however wish to dine in. The bathroom is spacious but the bath/shower is something which certainly needs accomplishing! Compact and with what appeared to be a ‘sitting ledge’ it was quite tricky to get a shower like one would normally have, however it certainly was a source ... mehr