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La Malcontenta

Via Dei Turisti 9 | Malcontenta di Mira, 30034, Mira, Italy
+39 041 547 0012
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
16 Sep 2017
“A mighty villa”
4 weeks ago
“So beautiful!”
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Via Dei Turisti 9 | Malcontenta di Mira, 30034, Mira, Italy
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+39 041 547 0012
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

La Malcontenta is a little jewel from Palladio. Hidden away just appear to you at the end of a secluded garden. Very beautifully proportioned only “il piano nobile” can be visited and photos are not allowed of the inside. The garden is well proportioned as...More

Thank Travelaround59
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

Unfortunately, we only saw the exterior (and I am not sure if the interior can be seen), but what we saw was quite impressive. The building is quite huge and its front is quite different from its back facade. Its front facade reminds of Venetian...More

Thank Mira V
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Reviewed 18 July 2016

This small gem is located on the Brenta Canal, and best viewed from it, as Palladio designed. Only the gardens and one floor ( piano nobile) are open - and only for 2 days a week - so check the website first, and when on...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2015

This villa was designed by the famous Palladio after which Thomas Jefferson style his designs. You can tour the main level and enjoy all the frescoes but the furnishings are not of the period. No photos are allowed inside. On a dark rainy day, it...More

2  Thank mjrg59
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Reviewed 13 July 2015

Check the limited visiting hours, as this villa is well worth visiting - you see the genius of Palladio's design set in beautiful gardens. We would have liked to explore the lower floors too, but these weren't open. There is a bus stop nearby but...More

Thank MargaretAdelaide
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Reviewed 22 June 2015

Villa Foscari is only open to the public on Saturday and Tuesday mornings from 9.00 to 12.00. We travelled from Padua on the 53 bus leaving at 8.25 and arriving at Malcontenta at 9.20. We nearly missed the bus as we waited at the wrong...More

Thank ES1211
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Reviewed 22 September 2014

I was surprised by the less than favorable reviews as we loved this villa. It has retained its support buildings and its setting on the canal and the interiors are simple and beautiful. The grounds are not in pristine condition but i cannot imagine the...More

4  Thank StLawrencelover
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