There must be better apartments to rent in Venice. This place was a crummy basement like space. We had to wait until 7:30pm to check in because the hostess was busy until then. We ended up waiting on a bench outside with our luggage until she arrived-it was chilly and a waste of our precious time in Venice. The apartment is quite a bit shabbier than the pictures show. You are on the first floor with people walking and talking right outside the window, Upstairs is another apartment where all footsteps, toilet flushing and someone with a hacking cough could easily be heard.
There is a cement floor, (stained) and it was very dank and cold in the apartment. The hostess stated we could turn on the heat-but no heat came out-ever! The microwave did not work, nor the TV. The drain in the sink in the bathroom was closed and would not stay up so we had to wedge a bar of soap under it, Dirty mop and cleaning paraphernalia in bathroom. UGH! Tiny
shower had no place for soap or... more