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“The best of Venice”

Review of Dogaressa

Dogaressa: a luxury apartment on Grand Canal, Venice
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Dogaressa: a luxury apartment on Grand Canal, Venice
the water taxi will take you directly to the Palace water front on the Grand Canal from the water front through th entrance hall of the Palace to the Dogaressa apartment
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Dogaressa: a luxury apartment on Grand Canal, Venice
the water taxi will take you directly to the Palace water front on the Grand Canal
from the water front through th entrance hall of the Palace to the Dogaressa apartment
from the water front through th entrance hall of the Palace to the Dogaressa apartment
entrance room of the Dogaressa apartment
the stunning view can be appreciated also from inside the apartment
the Private Terrace on the Grand Canal is absolutely stunning!
the Private Terrace on the Grand Canal is absolutely stunning!
the Private Terrace on the Grand Canal is absolutely stunning!
elegant and spacious living room of the Dogaressa apartment
elegant and spacious living room of the Dogaressa apartment
elegant and spacious living room of the Dogaressa apartment
elegant and spacious living room of the Dogaressa apartment
prestigious dining room
prestigious dining room
the elegant corridor that gives access to the lovely private courtyard
Master bedroom with Grand Canal view and en-suite bathroom
Master bedroom with Grand Canal view and en-suite bathroom
Master bedroom with Grand Canal view and en-suite bathroom
Master bedroom with Grand Canal view and en-suite bathroom
bathroom of the master bedroom
bathroom of the master bedroom
also the details follow the exclusive concept of the Dogaressa
second bedroom
second bedroom facing the private courtyard
second bedroom facing the private courtyard
second bathroom
second bathroom
third bedroom facing the courtyard at the end of the corridor
third bedroom facing the courtyard at the end of the corridor
third bathroom
third bathroom
fouth bedroom - twin or double - with en-suite bathroom
fouth bedroom - twin or double - with en-suite bathroom
fourth bathroom
kitchen
kitchen
lovely internal court
spacious private internal court
spacious private internal court
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Condo/Apartment -
4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Veneto

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“The best of Venice”
Reviewed 17 September 2015 for a stay in September 2015

This apartment is the ground floor of a palazzo on the Grande Canale opposite Santa Maria della Salute. The palazzo was visited by, among others, Henry James, Robert Browning and John Singer Sargent around the end of the 19th century. The apartment is spacious, luxurious and magnificently furnished. It is fully equipped, and has four double bedrooms, all en-suite. Plenty of towels, etc. it has a terrace on the canal with spectacular views, and it is minutes away from San Marco, and shops and a supermarket not far away. There is also a private garden from the apartment. The main bedroom has a stylish 'gentleman's' dressing room, the only criticism is although this bedroom has a magnificent bath, it lacks a proper shower, and the basin leaks a bit. However, these are minor details. The apartment is so large that on occasion the free Wi-Fi could not reach the bedroom at the far end! Truly Venice, the letting agents, are extremely helpful, ordering water taxis etc., and available by telephone locally to sort out any problems. We were a party of six, and thoroughly enjoyed the stylish surroundings, sitting on the canal terrace drinking Prosecco watching the historical regatta was a highlight. We were all reluctant to leave, and will certainly book through Truly Venice again.

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Liked best: The terrace on the canal.
Liked least: Main bedroom's bathroom.
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway
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xxxJUxxx
New York
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26 reviews
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“Dreams can come true”
Reviewed 8 September 2015 for a stay in August 2015

When I saw the photographs of the Dogaressa Apartment, I dreamed of staying there. My husband agreed! Our stay at Dogaressa was wonderful. It is truly a privilege experience to enjoy the views of the Grand Canal and especially Santa Maria della Salute from the wooden terrace! Daniela couldn’t have been more helpful preparing for our stay, arranging water-taxis, accommodating my husband who arrived early, and and then helping us retrieve our luggage that had missed our flight. The apartment is in the best location in Venice. And the apartment is beautiful! We loved hearing the the gondolas slapping the waves, and the waves lapping the stone walls of our bedroom. Thank you. We very much enjoyed our stay.

Travelling group: Teenagers
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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neil255
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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“Wow, wow, wow!”
Reviewed 5 January 2015 for a stay in December 2014

Opposite one of my favourite churches - the basilica Santa Maria dela Salute, and only a few minutes walk to St Mark's Square, this is a really lovely place to stay. We hope to be back!

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Liked best: View and position
Liked least: Heating system seemed to come on at odd times.
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Older travelers Large groups
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Jagmac
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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“Elegant Place to Stay”
Reviewed 27 October 2014 for a stay in October 2014

Do not be disappointed by the state of the balcony when approaching this apartment via river taxi. Once the cushions have been placed and the sun shines it does look like the brochure picture. Make sure the back cushions are tied to the wooden back as they can slip into the canal if not careful.
A wonderful location and THE best view in Venice, practically all of our time was spent on the balcony with the exception of sleeping in the luxurious bedrooms and cooking in the well-equipped kitchen.
Take note however, the Grand Canal is not a quiet area. Throughout the day there is the sound of the wakes made by the vaporetto (water buses) and the gondolieri singing as well as the day-to-day traffic of hotel supplies, refuse collection & building supplies being delivered. It is all very fascinating and wonderful to watch, especially with a glass of Prosecco! Throughout the night, after the gondelieri have ‘parked up’ their gondole; the sound of the canal slapping and swishing is surprisingly loud and can take a bit of getting used to, especially in the main bedroom which overlooks the Grand Canal – a small price to pay for such a location.

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Liked best: The balcony view
Liked least: The communal grass area outside the kitchen
Travelling group: Friends
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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dperry30
fort lauderdale
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“Exceptional accommodations”
Reviewed 24 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014

Rented this apt. With a group of 8 earlier this month - absolutely spectacular!
The apt. is very spacious, with a private courtyard and deck directly on the grand canal.
In an excellent area of San Marco. The only negative is the 4th bedroom is very small.
I hope to rent this apartment again.

Travelling group: Friends
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Reviewed 20 September 2012 for a stay in August 2012
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Jayne C
Manchester, United Kingdom
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“The most beautiful Apartment and view of Venice ever!”
Reviewed 13 August 2012 for a stay in July 2012
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The views from this apartment are truly breathtaking! It is positioned on the Grand Canal directly opposite the Salute Church. We are a family of 5, ( 3 teenage children), and none of us got tired of sitting on the beautiful little patio, jutting out over the canal, to watch the gondolas etc, pass by. We arrived at the apartment by a private water taxi from the airport, which was arranged by "Trulyvenice" for us. I have to say, it was the most wonderful way to arrive in Venice, taken right down the Grand Canal, under the Rialto Bridge, and dropped off right outside the apartment at its own private landing jetty. The apartment is huge! With 4 bedrooms and bathrooms and plenty of space to chill out in, after a hard days sightseeing! The location is fantastic, just a few minutes walk to St Mark's Square and lots of beautiful shops on your doorstep. The WiFi was brilliant in the apartment, which was a bonus for our children!! The apartment was located inbetween the Gritti Palace and the Westin Regina, both 5 star hotels, but I hate to think what you would have to pay in these for the same space and views! The kitchen was large and well stocked with appliances. We had a lovely time in Venice, made all the better by this beautiful apartment. Tip:- If you are visiting St Mark's Basilica, go online and book a timed ticket, it will stop you having to queue for about an hour in the heat!! It does cost 1 euro per person to do this, but its the best 5 euros I spent!! Also it meant I booked the visit for 11.30am, when the mosaics in the Basilca are lit. This only happens for an hour every day from 11.30-12.30! They are truly spectacular!

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Liked best: The spectacular views and space in apartment
Liked least: That we had to leave and go home!
Travelling group: Teenagers
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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