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La Giudecca

Venice, Italy
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The picturesque island of Giudecca is home to the world-famous Hotel Cipriani.
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Venice, Italy
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51 - 60 of 172 reviews

Reviewed 25 September 2016

We needed a day of relative quiet after the chaos of tourist attractions in Venice. With a 10 minute vaporette ride from Arsenale, we found a lovely cafe, Bar de Monica for coffee and hot chocolate, while watching boats zig zag. Wandered all the streets...More

1  Thank GailCheryl
Reviewed 21 September 2016

So quietly and nice.Don't miss to go there.No crowd and the view to Venice from this side is simply fantastic and uforgettable.Broad canal between Giudecca and Venice and the view........Go and enjoy.

Thank Ryszard M
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Venice is extremely crowded and busy especially in the middle of the day when the day-trippers are in evidence. La Giudecca is a string of islands just across the canal where there are far fewer people (but not as much to see). The islands are...More

1  Thank AnotherEngineer
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Take the nr 2 vaporetto and stop at Redentor. Then walk to Palanca stopping so often as possible to take in the sight toward Dorsoduro, the boats and have a drink on a terrasse. You'll enjoy the less busy and touristy feel. Then take a...More

Thank Martin G
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Don't miss going to Giudecca. Just a 10 min boat trip from St Marks Square, there are lovely restaurants and just nice quiet strolling to be done on this island - plus a couple of swank you hotels ( eg Cipriani)

Thank David R
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We stayed in the Hilton in Guidecca and loved walking along the water looking over to Venice. Lovely little restaurants.

Thank GossL
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This is still largely a venetian locality, not to say there are not plenty of apartments rented to tourists, like me. However there are few shops and although there are plenty enough restaurants / cafes the island is not yet over run by them. The...More

Thank Reginald M
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Only a few stores, lots of boats, some businesses and lots of private apartments, homes. Have seen a lot of students and older people jogging around.

Thank Couple_asking_info
Reviewed 24 August 2016

It was so quiet staying on Giudecca. We would take the Hilton shuttle to visit the busy Venice when we felt like it. The restaurants were lovely. There were beautiful quiet residential streets to stroll. There were a couple of boat repair/building shops that we...More

Thank BobDyck
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice side of venice,bakkeries,restaurants,bucher, supermarkt, if you rent a place there,its a good place with afordable prices, much cheaper than San Marco.

Thank Kurt V
Giudecca is a retreat for Venetians away from the
crowds. Symbolically, six metal teeth represent
Venice’s six sestieri (districts); the seventh,
Guidecca, points away from the others – part of
Dorsoduro, but separated by the Giudecca Canal.
Giudecca evolved from a center of shipyards and
factories to a quiet residential area with a
sprinkling of restaurants and bars. The majestic
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19 June 2015|
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Response from Margoth K | Reviewed this property |
At convent Rendentor or the hotel think there is more then one. But I stayd at the convent
10 June 2015|
Response from Elena T |
Hi, at or between each vaporetto stop you will find retaurants. Just go and discover!
6 February 2015|
Response from VillaIntimaSea |
We stayed at .residenzaallagiudecca It is right next to the Hilton. Very nice.