Hotel in Venice near Piazza San Marco
The intriguing luxury of an Hotel in Venice near Piazza San Marco: the 4 star Aqua Palace Hotel, awaits you in Castello, one of the oldest quarters of extraordinary Venice, in a location perfect for reaching the Rialto Bridge and St. Mark’s Square, as well as the stop for the vaporetto that travels through the Grand Canal, passing sumptuous palaces that reflect on the water.
From St. Mark’s Square, the sitting room of Venice, you can reach the hotel with a 3-minute walk, during which you can admire St. Mark’s Basilica, the splendid Doge’s Palace and even move on to the mercerie, a kingdom of designer shopping which starts at Rialto (5 minutes), with its famous bridge and picturesque market.
Aqua Palace, Hotel in Venice near Piazza San Marco , is in the city’s historic center, from which you can easily reach the Fenice Theater, the museums of Ca’ Rezzonico and Cà Pesaro, the exhibition spaces of Palazzo Grassi, the romantic bank of the Zattere, the Lido for the prestigious International Film Festival and the Gardens for the interesting Biennale.
How to reach us
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.