Find the best place to stay — Dorsoduro

Destination guide

Head to the charming city of Dorsoduro

Come and experience Dorsoduro and its cathedral, museums and art galleries. This romantic and walkable city entices travellers with its boating and cafes. Ca' Rezzonico, Academy Gallery and Peggy Guggenheim Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Dorsoduro

Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Dorsoduro a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sea Life Jesolo (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Zattere (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Venissa Vineyard (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Circolo Golf Venezia Alberoni (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Golf Club Villa Condulmer (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Ca' della Nave Golf Club (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Dorsoduro

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Dorsoduro is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • La Giudecca (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Papadopoli Gardens (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Grand Canal (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Bacino San Marco (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • San Giorgio Maggiore (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Giardini della Biennale (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Dorsoduro

The nearest airport is in Venice (VCE-Marco Polo), located 5.1 mi (8.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Treviso (TSF), which is 16.4 mi (26.4 km) away.

Where to stay near Dorsoduro?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,472 holiday rentals near Dorsoduro. From 1,252 Condos/Apartments to 149 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Dorsoduro is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Dorsoduro?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Dorsoduro:

  • San Marco: 1,564 holiday homes
  • Cannaregio: 1,571 holiday homes
  • Mestre: 1,676 holiday homes
  • Castello: 1,327 holiday homes
  • Giudecca: 514 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Dorsoduro?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Dorsoduro. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Zattere: 3,349 holiday rentals
  • Circolo Golf Venezia Alberoni: 3,652 holiday rentals
  • Palazzo Venier dei Leoni: 3,366 holiday rentals
  • Campo Santa Margherita: 3,358 holiday rentals
  • Venice Santa Lucia Station: 3,364 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dorsoduro listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Dorsoduro?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,252 Condos/Apartments in Dorsoduro. Our other popular types of Dorsoduro holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 149 holiday houses
  • Studios: 1,250 holiday houses
  • Villas: 3 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Dorsoduro?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 18 holiday homes with pool available in Dorsoduro. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.