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We arrived in Venice pretty late so this hotel was perfect! It is so close to the train station and a bunch of restaurants. The pictures are pretty accurate representations of the hotel. Very Red? Decorated. Check out the fish bowl sink on the way...More
We booked this hotel being the savvy travellers we are. At an amazing price of just £300 for 4 nights, I was really not expecting much, just a bed to lay my head. However EVERYTHING about this hotel oozes class, glamour and true Venetian culture....More
So we visited beautiful Venice for the first time, and nothing was to disappoint me, especially the hotel, staff spoke perfect English, breakfast was great, everything we needed and more. Can't fault this place in anyway, the location was just perfect, no loud noises from...More
Stayed on a Saturday night, surprisingly enough the room was quiet even with all the people in the street. The rooms are a little small but very nice (found this to be true of most hotels in Europe!) i didn't bring shampoo or soap because...More
We spent 3 nights in this lovely hotel and thoroughly enjoyed it. Our room was small ( which we have come to expect in Europe) but was clean with a comfortable bed. The shower I have to say was really small, even for me and...More
Cannaregio is the second largest sestiere (district) with its busy Santa Lucia train station. Many transplanted Venetians commute from the outlying areas, “terra firma” to the locals, which is shorthand for any place that is not Venice. Two Grand Canal bridges serve Cannaregio, the newest (Constitution, 2008) still a local hotbed of controversy. Ponte degli Scalzi is a busy link to the train station. Nearby
shops on the Lista di Spagna offer specialties like pastries and coffee that lure Venetians with a down-to-earth attitude. The Ghetto, where the Jewish population was segregated in Cannaregio, has five historic synagogues with an active Jewish community. The Fondamente Nove bustles with foot traffic to the Rialto and San Marco while vaporettos (water taxis) head to Murano and other islands. Side streets lead into quiet picturesque neighbourhoods and palaces like Ca' d'Oro rise directly out of the water.
Hope you get this in time (3/9/17) We found the glass bridge from Piazza del Roma quite a challenge for two 61 yearolds with large luggage but we managed it.If you arrive... More
Hope you get this in time (3/9/17) We found the glass bridge from Piazza del Roma quite a challenge for two 61 yearolds with large luggage but we managed it.If you arrive by train you will be on the right side of the canal anyway.We did the same as you and arrived a day early as it was our first cruise and did not want to "miss the boat" (ship) As it was our 40th wedding anniversary it was nice to spend the day and a half in Venice as we arrived there about 11am.So in answer to your question,as we had a whole day and a half we purchased 2 x24 hr vaparetto tickets (Eu20 each which is cheaper for multiple stops) at about 1-30pm to see the sights,this then gave us about an hour vaperetto time at 12-30 the next day to catch the short hop to the Del Roma vaperetto station avoiding the glass bridge.From there we took a short walk across the bus station to the people mover to get to the port.The ticket machine takes cards but to be sure have the Eu1-50 x 2 if I were you.Its then a good walk into the port its so vast,takes about 10 mins.Hope this helps.
No I'm pretty sure there wasn't. Hotels in Italy don't usually have tea/coffee making facilities, something to do with safety I think. Its a really nice hotel, and in a great position for walking around Venice.