Aqua Palace Hotel
Calle de la Malvasia 5492 Castello
Tel. +39 041 2960442
By train: once you get to Venice’s “Santa Lucia” train station, go to the nearby vaporetto stop where you can take lines 2 directly to Rialto. After disembarking at Rialto, turn right and immediately left on Calle larga Mazzini; after 70 m turn left and continue on Marzaria 2 Aprile. After 50 m turn right on Calle dei Stagneri, pass the bridge that takes you to the Church of Santa Maria della Fava. Keep to your right and enter Ramo Licini. After 50 m you will be on Calle de la Malvasia, where the Aqua Palace Hotel awaits you.
By plane: From Venice’s “Marco Polo” International Airport you can get to the hotel by taxi, ACTV bus line 5 or by using the ATVO buses. Once at Piazzale Roma take the vaporetto (lines 2). Alternatively, you can get to the hotel with a water taxi (travel time, 25 minutes) or with the “Alilaguna” shuttle directly to St. Mark’s (travel time, 70 minutes) and from there continue to Rialto and follow the directions in the “By train” section.
By car: Take highway A4, pass the Venice – Mestre tollbooth and follow the signs for Venice (Venezia) and the Piazzale Roma car terminal. Leave your car in one of the parking lots and go to the departure areas for the boats (lines 2) which travel through the Grand Canal towards St. Mark’s and stop at Rialto. From here follow the directions in the “By train” section.