About the property
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay0 - 3 nights
3-room apartment 80 m2 on 1st floor. Comfortable and modern furnishings: large entrance hall. Living room with satellite TV and air conditioning. Exit to the loggia. 1 double bedroom with air conditioning. 1 room with 1 bed. Kitchen-/living room (4 hot plates, oven, dishwasher, microwave, freezer) with dining table. Bath/bidet/WC. Heating, air-conditioning (extra). Box-room. Very beautiful view of the resort, the canal and Basilica dei Frari (1250 d.c.). Facilities: washing machine, hair dryer. Internet (WiFi, free). Please note: not suitable for children under 12 years. Non-smokers only.
building and outdoor:
Beautiful, historical small apartment house Al Foghèr, 3 storeys. In the district of San Polo, in the centre of Venezia, in a sunny position, excellent location: right in the centre but still quiet, directly by the canal. Shop, grocery 50 m, restaurant 100 m, railway station Santa Lucia 500 m, ferry Vaporetto stop San Tomà 300 m. Nearby attractions: Basilica dei Frari 50 m, Ponte di Rialto 900 m, Piazza San Marco 1.4 km. Please note: not suitable for children under 12 years.
- Response time:
- within one hour
- english, french, german, spanish, italian, dutch
- Calendar last updated:
- Apr 20, 2018
Excellent location with everything we needed.
The apartment was spotlessly clean, warm and cosy. It was very tastefully appointed and surprisingly spacious as the photos don’t do it justice. I would definitely book again. My only complaint is with Homeaway who stated on their invoice that the local tax we would pay would be €2 per person per night. It was €3, which was embarrassing for Franco the key holder and annoying for us.
Great place to stay in Venice
El Fogher was the perfect place for our 5 night stay in Venice. Accommodations were as shown in the listing, overlooking a small canal and right across from the Basilica dei Frari (definitely worth a visit inside). We were welcomed by Franco the manager who was just wonderful and made us so welcome.
The apartment is very central and we were able to walk to most places we wanted to visit. There is a supermarket just around the corner and several restaurants and bars close by. We did buy a 2 day pass on the Vaparetto (water buses) and had a lot of fun using them to go all around Venice and over to the islands of Murano and Burano (worth a visit for sure). The people in Venice were wonderful and exploring all the cafes and bars was delightful - try the cichetti (small snacks) and half liter of vino rosso for an inexpensive treat sitting outside and people watching. We splurged on lunch at The Florian restaurant in St Marks Square with the orchestra playing - check the menu prices and surcharges before committing to your order!