When people are planning a trip to Venice, they often try to find accommodation in an area which will give them the best feel of what it is really like to live in the city during their visit. Choosing to rent an apartment in the Rialto area means you will certainly make the most of your holiday in Venice, as there is a wide selection of bars and cafés, luxury shops such as the Fondaco dei Tedeschi and many different types of restaurant.
A few metres from your rental apartment you will find the Rialto Bridge, the oldest and most picturesque bridge in Venice. It crosses the Grand Canal and is synonymous with the very history and architecture which so typify this city.
In a few minutes, you will reach the Ca’ D’Oro, a beautiful gothic palazzo located directly on the Grand Canal and home to the Franchetti Gallery, where you can admire the works of artists central to Italy’s artistic heritage such as Giorgione, Mantegna, Titian and Carpaccio.
If you are planning to visit Venice at one of the most important times of the year, you could rent a property during Venice’s famous Carnival. Choosing one of the available apartments in Rialto is the best way to experience this event as this is one of the areas of Venice where you can enjoy the Carnival spirit in full with its stalls, parties and traditional, unmistakable masks which symbolise the very essence of Venice throughout the world.
Also in the immediate surroundings of our rental apartments in this area of Venice you will find the Teatro Malibran, a historic theatre, and some very important churches such as the Basilica of San Giovanni e Paolo, the Chiesa dei Gesuiti and the Chiesa dei Miracoli.
Booking one of our apartments for rent in Rialto you will be in the shopping and social centre of the city, a vibrant area, a few minutes from the famous Piazza San Marco, the heart and symbol of Venice.