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Istituto Venezia

Istituto Venezia

Study Italian at the heart of La Serenissima (Venice)...on the right bank, in the Dorsoduro district, only a stone's throw away from the charming Campo Santa Margherita square. Our partner school is housed in a magnificent historical building. The staff are welcoming and the 7 classrooms are bright and comfortable. A small computer room will allow you to access the Internet free of charge in the afternoons. There is also WiFi access for students who have their own laptops. During breaks or after classes, you can relax and chat with friends on the terrace, unless you would prefer to join students from the University Ca’ Foscari in one of the numerous Venetian cafés right near the school.

School Highlights

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Key points

  • School is centrally located in the heart of Venice
  • Quality school with very good teachers
  • Rich and varied programme of cultural activities

School facts

Available exams:
School size:
Disabled access
Free Wifi

Student facts

Minimum age:
years old
Average age:
years old
Maximum students in class:


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Student nationalities

      United Kingdom
      United States


ESL schools guarantee the same excellent standards for accommodation as they do for teaching. We take great pleasure in helping you find the most suitable accommodation for you.


Host family


This is your dream chance to live like a real Venetian! Sharing the daily life and experiences of a local family is an excellent way to immerse yourself in the Italian culture. Living around 20 minutes away from the school, you will have your own room and will share the kitchen with your hosts.

Santa Marta residence

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Located a 10-minute walk from the language school, this residence is extremely well connected to the rest of the city and offers all the comforts! You’ll stay in a single or double room with private bathroom and kitchenette, and you’ll also have access to the different common areas, such as the gym, the study rooms, the on-site restaurant, the garden, the bike storage and the coin-operated laundry facilities. Bed linen and towels are provided and changed weekly, Wi-Fi is free, and the reception is open 24h/7.

Casa Cardinal Piazza (ages 18 and over)

Casa Cardinal, single room

Visiting a city like Venice is the perfect way to get an insight into European history, especially when you stay in this beautiful Renaissance-style building, just a 20-minute walk from the school. You’ll be placed in a single room equipped with WIFI, a bed, cupboard, desk, chair, lamp, fan, and access to a private bathroom –– some rooms have a TV and/or air conditioning. The residence will provide linen, but you should bring your own towels –– both can be cleaned and ironed on-site for a small fee. There is no kitchen for students to use, but you have the option of ordering breakfast, dinner or both from the residence for a fee. Students are encouraged to keep their own space clean, but there is also a cleaning service available for a fee. Between classes, students can enjoy the pleasant outdoor garden, work in the study rooms, or relax in the sitting rooms and get a snack from the vending machine.

Why choose our accommodation

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Guaranteed Accommodation

Finding the right accommodation can be stressful. That’s why we guarantee that we’ll find the perfect housing option for you before you even land in your destination.

Convenient Transport

Our accommodation is hand-picked to make sure your journey to the classroom is as safe, reliable, and smooth as possible.

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Safer and more comfortable

All of our accommodation options are rigorously screened to ensure you know exactly what you’re getting when you make the choice to book your program.