Fondamenta Misericordia

Venice
Self-catering


Stay in this bright third-floor apartment with views to Murano and San Michele; you’ll feel nicely Italian rubbing shoulders with the locals

Bed

2 beds

Bedroom

2 bedrooms

Sleeps

Sleeps 4

The
Experience

Sip your aperitvo on the rooftop balcony after a day walking around the northern quarter. It’s a little visited area so you can act like a local – visit foodie markets; stop off for lunch at a little osteria; gawp at churches with glorious frescoes.

Follow the Grand Canal past the Ca’ d’Oro – one of the most stunning palaces of Cannaregio – into the busy centre. Or hop on a traghetto (public gondola) across the canal to visit the vibrant Rialto Fish Market behind the infamous bridge.

Your apartment is perfect to escape all the hustle and bustle: a comfortable space to cook with options to eat inside around the large dining table or outside on the covered terrace. You can barbecue your fish on the big outside roof deck and soak up the views across Venice and the lagoon.

Fondamenta Misericordia - Gallery

We think you'll love

  • The area – it’s away from the crowds
  • The views from the rooftop balcony
  • Walking everywhere
Fondamenta Misericordia - Gallery

You should know

  • The apartment is on different levels and there are steps to negotiate
  • There’s no lift to the third floor

Essentials

  • Swimming pool
  • Hot tub
  • Garden
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Breakfast included
  • Breakfast available
  • Meals available
  • Vegetarian meals
  • Oven
  • Parking on premises
  • Free parking nearby
  • Accessible by public transport
  • WiFi
  • Television
  • Central heating
  • Limited mobility
  • Wheelchair access
  • Mobile reception
  • Hob
  • Barbecue
  • Paid parking nearby
  • Air conditioning
  • Relaxation areas
  • Washing machine
  • Tennis court
  • Microwave oven
  • No smoking
  • Credit cards
  • Working farm
  • Owner has pets
  • Electricity included
  • Dishwasher
  • Pets welcome

Family friendly

  • Baby monitor
  • Books and toys
  • Children welcome
  • Babies welcome
  • Stair gates
  • High chair
  • Cot available

Nearby

  • Pub/bar within 3 miles
  • Restaurant within 3 miles
  • Shop within 3 miles

Activities

  • Bikes available
  • Food courses
  • Kayaking
  • Other courses
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Wild swimming

Information
& pricing

Booking information

Check in
Flexible
Check out
Flexible
Booking restrictions
Minimum stay: 2 nights, 3 nights in high season.
Closed
Never.
Meals
Restaurants 1-minute walk.

Pricing

Nightly price
from €180
Weekly price
from €1200
Surcharges
Extra bed/sofabed available at no charge.
1 Apartment for 4
From €1802 beds2 bedrooms

Reviews

Lovely spacious, bright apartment in a real part of Venice, away from the crowds, yet handy to get around easily. The rooftop balcony is a dream.

Janine, Sawday's inspector

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Location

The neighbourhood

Cannaregio is a quiet area in northern Venice where real Venetians go about their lives; rub shoulders with them at the San Leonardo Market. Within a short walk of the apartment is baroque palace Palazzo Lezze; Scuola Grande di Misericordia with its fascinating art exhibitions; and the church of Sant'alvise with three frescoes painted by Gianbattista Tiepolo. Seek out the Jewish quarter, the oldest Jewish ghetto in the world, and visit the museum for guided synagogue tours. There are bakeries, a bottle shop and a string of good eateries on your doorstep: Paradiso Perdutto, Osteria da Rioba, Trattoria Misericordia, Al Timon. Come for the Biennale between May and November.

Local points of interest from Masha Blumin

  • All points of interest are within walking distance. Piazza San Marco with its Cathedral, Palace of Doges, Campanile and most famous museums is a nice 20 minutes walk from the house. Go on and you will come to Giardini and Arsenale for the Biennale.
  • Rialto bridge is just 6 minutes away. You cross the bridge or take a traghetto ferry( costs 2€) and you are in San Polo. Visiting Rialto market on Saturday is a great event. If you are lucky there can be an antique market as well.
  • The part of Cannaregio which is closer to the lagoon is authentically Venetian. Small canals, churches, palaces next to simple houses from the 50s. From vaporetto station ORTO one can go directly to Lido (25 min), Murano, Burano and other islands.
  • Right on the Fondamenta Misericordia there is the famous Iron Bridge - the entrance to the oldest Ghetto of the world. It is a very special small area of Venice and the Museum as well as the Synagoge are surely worth visiting.
  • The way to the cathedral of San Giovanni e Paolo (concerts) and Ospedale leads via Church Santa Maria dei Miracoli - a jewel hidden among canals and narrow streets.During Biennale (from May till November) there are many art exhibitions open in Cannaregio.
  • Fondamenta Misericordia is famous for its restaurants. COOP and SPAR (both very close and open everyday until very late) are great for shopping if you prefer to eat at home. You find all practical information in a folder.

Introducing

Masha Blumin

Russian-born Masha is an interior designer, she renovated and refurbished the apartment for family and friends to enjoy. She also paints and some of her work hangs in the apartment. Masha lives with her husband in Vienna so Tonya, the housekeeper, meets and looks after you.