Palazzo Canaletto - luxury villa in Venice - sleeps up to 17
Luxury Villa in Venice, a rare find! Sleeps up to 17. This charming four stories Venetian house with two private docks on the water front facing west, overlooking the Canale San Pietro. On the north side the verdant campo San Pietro with its church and bell tower and on its south side, the small garden with fully equipped open air and covered living spaces.
Sleeps up to 17 in 6 formal bedrooms, each with en suite bathroom, and a spacious loft with a further bathroom.
Each bathroom has a walk in shower.
Main kitchen for large parties, cooking lesson and normal cooking for the guests. First floor kitchen mainly for breakfast but also supporting the main kitchen when guests will eat in the dining room or terrace. Garden room kitchen for open air drinks, snacks and more.
Gym with hot tub. Three living areas on the first floor, on the loft and on the garden.
Imagine staying in a house painted by Canaletto and Guardi, beside a church designed by Palladio (1558) and a bell tower by Mauro Codussi (1480).
Some ideas of what you can dream of in this luxury villa in Venice
You can have your private lunches or dinners as large parties (for up to 300 guests spread in a 10,000 feet site) in eight possible dining areas: there is nothing similar offered in Venice!
Your party can be served:
· at the XVth c. cavana, (the 90 sq. meters ancient landing room at the ground floor);
· under the pergola, in the garden;
· on the water upon the "Vianello" boatyard jetty;
· at the garden room facing the pergola;
· under the squero (previous boat shelter);
· at the first floor indoor dining room;
· at the first floor terrace (overlooking the San Pietro Canal on one side and the garden on the other);
· on the altana (the top terrace above the roof) overlooking Venice with outstanding views on the laguna, and the Alps.
The professional kitchen at the ground floor is equipped for serving meals for up to 50 seated guests. Larger parties (for 200 and more) can be organized through selected caterers.
The house offers spa with large hot tub, gym, wide hall in the cavana, still wider in the gallery to organize any kind of event (cinema, theatre, discotheque, conferences, art exhibitions, and more).
To get a clearer idea of the shape and distributionn of spaces, prese see the house plans in images below.
Layout by floor
The total width of the ground floor, including the uncovered areas, is around 6,000 sq. feet, instead the two upper floors measure 1,600 sq. feet each, the loft about 30% less due to the pitched roof. The whole, including the art gallery, is around 10,000 sq. feet.
Ground floor and garden:
Main entrance leads to the stairs and lift. On the right, small entrance hall, hallway and main kitchen. Stairs (three steps) lead to the cavana (ancient landing room), a 1,000 sq feet vaulted room that can be used for indoor dining for up to 50 people, conferences, meetings, dancing, music, cinema etc. The room is also accessible from the main entrance and from the lift. A quadruple glass door opens to the landing stage on the canal. Beyond the cavana, gym with 7.5 x 7.5 ft. hot tub and small bathroom with shower. Two double glass doors lead to the garden: large pergola, garden room, further kitchen for serving meals or drinks or snacks directly on the counter, or seated in comfortable armchairs, large jetty, previous boat shelter (squero) now 800 sq. feet shed area for any gathering or al fresco dining.
Through the staircase (or lift) you will reach the 3rd kitchen, dining room, triple balcony door opening to the terrace overlooking the garden, living/study, large living room, bedroom 1 with balcony door leading to the terrace and window overlooking the canal, bedroom 2, twin (two French beds) overlooking the verdant campo, the church, its bell tower and the Arsenale. Lift arrives directly on dining/living.
Four bedrooms, each with en suite. The master bedroom (double king size bed) has also a tub with splendid views on the Arsenale (through a glass door and balcony) and five windows overlooking the church, the Asenale and the Canale San Pietro. Master 2 (double, king size bed and a further single bed) has a Turkish bath and windows overlooking the canal. Further twin (same description as the one on the 1st floor), further king sized double overlooking the private garden.
Reachable by stairs or lift it has a further bathroom with walk-in shower, living area with four sofa-beds for sleeping up to 4 youngsters. Stairs lead to roof terrace (altana in Venetian) overlooking Venice and the Codussi’s bell tower, were to have unforgettable sunset drinks or dinners.
· air conditioning throughout the house
· under the floor heating system
· small heated pool with jet stream in the gym
· several dining and living areas indoors and outdoors
· screens on all windows and doors opening to terraces and balconies
· three fully equipped kitchens (ground floor, first floor and garden room)
· three washing machines, one with tumble dryer
· three dishwashers
· WI-FI, 2 Satellite TV, DVD Player, 2 Stereos with CD player, IPod/IPhone dock
· adapters (all types), fans, cots, cribs, high chairs, wheelchairs
· hair dryer in each bathroom
The 2,000 sq. ft. art gallery, conference/multimedia hall can be rented also separately, with its own garden, kitchenette, totally disabled friendly. It can be as well used for yoga classes, screening, any art performance and events. Together with the main building it would be ideal for larger parties/events, for ex. wedding parties. NOTE: Equipped with air conditioning and heating it can be either used for single events or for longer rentals, up to 9 months/whole year.
Included in the rental
Fluent English speaking check in rep welcoming the guests and showing them the house
General upkeep of the premises
Weekly bed and bath linen change for stays longer than one week.
House heating and air conditioning
Electricity & Gas
Water from the mains
Wi-Fi throughout the house
SAT TV (mainly in English)
Fully equipped kitchen and laundry
Hot tub maintenance
To be reimbursed at check-out
Any potential damages
Services by external professionals
Additional services to be paid directly to the companies/professionals providing them
Daily in-depth cleaning, additional bed and bath linen changing, kitchen cleaning and washing up, personal laundry and ironing
Drivers with boat
Any additional concierge service
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