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Venice Italy Accommodations

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The Venice center point is around the area of Venice City Centre and the area of Procuratie Vecchie.

Known for its picturesque canals, Venice, Italy, has been a top tourist destination for years. Today, visitors flock to famous attractions like the Grand Canal, Saint Mark's Basilica, and the Piazza San Marco. Whether you're traveling to the city to explore the culture, enjoy the food, or have fun at one of the festivals, finding the right hotel is important. It doesn't matter if you want to stay in the heart of the city, or you're looking for a relaxing hotel where you can unwind, Venice has something for everyone. More from this guide...

Venice Hotels/Accommodations

Albergo San Gallo
+1-888-389-4121
1093 / a San Marco, Venice, Italy
  • Midscale Downtown hotel
  • Check-in: 01.00 P.M,
From$80
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Hotel Concordia
+1-888-675-2083
Calle San Marco 367, Venice, 30124 Italy
  • Four-star Downtown property
  • 56 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$217
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La Campana Srl : Calle Dei Fabbri 4712
+1-800-716-8490
Calle Dei Fabbri 4712, venice, 30124 Italy
  • Expensive Downtown hotel
  • 3 floors in hotel
From$95
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All’Angelo Art Hotel - Venice
+1-800-805-5223
Sestiere Di San Marco 403, Venice, 30124 Italy
  • Expensive Downtown hotel
  • Free breakfast available
From$200
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Baglioni Hotel Luna - The Leading Hotels of the World - Venice
+1-888-965-1860
Calle Larga Dell Ascensione 1243, Venice, 30124 Italy
  • Luxury Five Star Downtown hotel
  • Check in time: 14.00
From$320
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Antica Venezia : Piscina Frezzeria San Marco 1672
+1-888-788-5576
Piscina Frezzeria San Marco 1672, Venice, 30124 Italy
  • Affordable Downtown property
  • Check-in time: 2:00PM
From$96
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JW Marriott Venice Resort & Spa
+1-888-897-9207
Isola Delle Rose Laguna Di San Marco, Venice, 30133 Italy
  • Luxury 5-star hotel
From$200
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Albergo Commercio E Pellegrino
+1-888-311-4278
Calle Delle Rasse Castello 4551 / A, Venice, 30122 Italy
  • Three Star Downtown property
From$80
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Hotel Bonvecchiati - Venice
+1-888-469-4795
San Marco 4488 A, Venice, 30124 Italy
  • Starhotels Splendid Venice is located in a quiet area near canals in Venice. The hotel boasts 165 suites and rooms and a restaurant that is conveniently located on the property. The rooms include Superior Rooms, Deluxe Rooms, Junior Suites, and Suites. All of the rooms are designed in a Venetian architectural style and the bathrooms are detailed with marble. You can also request a room with a view of the canals or the of the city's skyline. This hotel was designed for lovers, and you can request technological treats, such as Wii Fit Nintendo for your room.
  • 4 star Downtown property
  • 6 floors in property
From$153
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B & B Allegri : San Marco 4966
+1-888-734-9421
San Marco 4966, Venice, 30134 Italy
  • Affordable Downtown hotel
  • 2 meeting rooms in property
From$210
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Allegri in Venezia
+1-888-841-5292
San Marco, Venezia, 30135 Italy ~0.15 miles northwest of Venice
  • Cheap Downtown property
  • Check-in time: 15:00
From$80
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Locanda Allegri - Venice
+1-888-455-5160
4966 San Marco, Venice, 30123 Italy
  • High end Downtown property
  • Check-in: 14:00/20:00
From$210
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Locanda Ai Santi Apostoli
+1-888-965-8297
Strada Nova Cnnaregio 4391 / a 30121 Venezia (~, Venezia, 30121 Italy ~0.16 miles northwest of Venice
  • 3 star Downtown hotel
  • Airport shuttle available
From$80
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Bauer Hotel - Venice
+1-888-906-6358
Campo San Moisè 1459, Venice, 30124 Italy
  • Luxurious 5-star Downtown hotel
  • 3 meeting rooms in hotel
From$300
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Hotel Ateneo
+1-888-749-6785
Calle Minelli 1876, VENICE, 30124 Italy
  • Four star Convention Center property
  • Check-in time: 02:00 PM
From$125
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Hotel Al Piave
+1-888-878-9982
Ruga Giuffa 4838, Venice, 30122 Italy
  • 3 star Downtown property
  • Hotel has a green policy See policy
From$180
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Hotel Torino : Calle Delle Ostreghe
+1-888-389-4485
Calle Delle Ostreghe, Venice, 30124 Italy
  • Expensive Downtown hotel
  • 37 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$80
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Hotel Locanda Vivaldi
+1-888-389-4121
Riva Degli Schiavoni 4152 53, Venice, 30122 Italy
  • 4-star Downtown property
  • 3 floors in hotel
From$260
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Angelo Venice Home
+1-888-675-2083
Palazzo Papadopoli, Venice, 30125 Italy
  • 4 star property
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
From$160
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Locanda Ca Zose : Dorsoduro 234
+1-800-716-8490
Dorsoduro 234, Venice, Italy
  • Four star Beach property
  • Check-in: 14:00 PM
From$100
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Hotel Ca' d'Oro in Venice
+1-800-805-5223
Corte Barbaro, Venice, 30131 Italy
  • 3-star Downtown hotel
  • 27 rooms in property
From$64
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Hotel American Dinesen
+1-888-965-1860
San Vio 628 Accademia, Venice, 30123 Italy
  • Mid-scale Downtown hotel
  • 3 floors in property
From$175
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Ca' Furlan in Venezia
+1-888-788-5576
Castello 3257, Venezia, 30122 Italy ~0.54 miles east of Venice
  • 4-star Downtown property
  • 7 rooms in hotel
From$94
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Generator Venice
+1-888-897-9207
Fondamenta Zitelle 86 30133 Venezia Ve Italy, Venice, Italy
  • 3 star property
  • 4 floors in hotel
From$32
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Palazzo Guardi : Sestiere Dorsoduro 995
+1-888-311-4278
Sestiere Dorsoduro 995, Venice, 30123 Italy
  • Affordable Downtown property
  • Check in: 14.00
From$80
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Hotel Aquarius Venice Ascend Hotel Collection
+1-888-469-4795
Campo San Giacomo Dell Orio, Venice, 30135 Italy
  • 4 star property
  • 28 rooms in property
From$125
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Alleggi ai Bareteri - Venezia
+1-888-734-9421
Dorso Duro 3700, Venezia, 30125 Italy ~0.70 miles west of Venice
  • Cheap hotel
From$60
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Hotel Falier
+1-888-841-5292
Salizzada San Pantalon 130, Venice, 30135 Italy
  • Cheap Convention Center property
  • 19 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$150
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Locanda Poste Vecie
+1-888-455-5160
San Polo 1612, Venezia, 30125 Italy ~0.79 miles west of Venice
  • Midscale Suburban hotel
  • 10 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$80
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Locanda Gaffaro in Venice
+1-888-965-8297
Corte Del Gallo Dorsoduro 3589, Venice, 30123 Italy
  • 3-star Downtown property
  • 2 floors in property
From$140
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Hotel Messner : Dorsoduro 216
+1-888-906-6358
Dorsoduro 216, Venezia, 30123 Italy ~0.86 miles west of Venice
  • Expensive Downtown property
  • Check in time: 13:00
Al Ponte Antico : Cannaregio 5768
+1-888-749-6785
Cannaregio 5768, Venezia, 30131 Italy ~0.88 miles northwest of Venice
  • 3-star Downtown property
  • 3 suites in hotel
From$80
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Residenza Giardini
+1-888-878-9982
Castello 747, Venezia, Italy ~0.89 miles east of Venice
  • Mid-scale Downtown hotel
  • 2 floors in hotel
From$160
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Hotel Minerva E Nettuno in Venezia
+1-888-389-4485
Lista Di Spagna 166 Cannareggio, Venezia, 30121 Italy ~0.90 miles northwest of Venice
  • 2-star Downtown property
  • 3 floors in property
From$90
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CHC Continental, BW Premier Collection : Lista Di Spagna 166 Cannareggio
+1-888-389-4121
Lista Di Spagna 166 Cannareggio, Venezia, 30121 Italy ~0.90 miles northwest of Venice
  • High end Downtown hotel
  • Check-in time: 03:00
From$90
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NH Collection Venezia Grand Hotel Dei Dogi
+1-888-675-2083
Fondamenta Madonna Dell Orto 3500, Venezia, 30121 Italy ~0.90 miles northwest of Venice
  • Luxurious Five Star Downtown property
  • Hotel has 4 floors
From$381
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Hotel Carlton on the Grand Canal
+1-800-716-8490
Sestiere Di Santa Croce 578, Venice, 30135 Italy
  • Expensive property
  • 4 suites in property
From$75
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Hotel Principe
+1-800-805-5223
Rio Tera Lista De Spagna 146, Venice, 30121 Italy
  • 4-star Downtown property
  • 2 meeting rooms in hotel
From$64
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Cà Malipiero Suite Palio Bianco
+1-888-965-1860
Rugagiuffa 4852 Castello, Venice, 30122 Italy
  • Four star property
  • 3 suites in hotel
Hotel Olimpia Venice, BW Signature Collection : Santa Croce 395
+1-888-788-5576
Santa Croce 395, Venezia, 30135 Italy ~0.93 miles west of Venice
  • Midscale hotel
  • 5 floors in hotel
From$79
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Hotel Florida
+1-888-897-9207
106 Calle Priuli Dei Cavalletti, Venice, 30121 Italy
  • Low-priced property
From$57
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Ac Hotel Venezia : Rio Terà Sant'andrea 466
+1-888-311-4278
Rio Terà Sant'andrea 466, Venezia, 30135 Italy ~0.99 miles west of Venice
  • Three Star hotel
From$80
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AC Hotel Venezia by Marriott - Venezia
+1-888-469-4795
Rio Tera Sant'andrea 466 M, Venezia, 30135 Italy ~0.99 miles west of Venice
  • 4-star property
  • 79 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$114
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Hilton Molino Stucky Venice : Giudecca 810 30133 Venezia Italy
+1-888-734-9421
Giudecca 810 30133 Venezia Italy, Venice, 30133 Italy
  • The Hilton Molino Stucky is situated near the Venice Airport and St. Mark's Square. Visit the Skyline Bar and take in the city views. The hotel's multilingual staff can provide the guidance and advice that you might need to plan a great sightseeing tour of the city. Take a swim in the pool or enjoy a meal in the restaurants that provide dishes that will appeal to young visitors. For a diversion, you and your family can visit Doge's Palace and other Venice attractions. Business guests might choose to use the business center or the hotel's meeting rooms.
  • Luxury 5 star property
  • Hotel has 379 rooms
From$200
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At Home a Palazzo - Venezia
+1-888-841-5292
At Home Pannaregio 3764, Venezia, 30121 Italy ~1.25 miles northwest of Venice
  • High end Downtown hotel
  • Check-in: 02:00 pm
From$170
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Hotel Foscari Palace in Venezia
+1-888-455-5160
Cannaregio 4200, Venezia, 30121 Italy ~1.25 miles northwest of Venice
  • Four star Downtown hotel
  • Check-in: 02:00 pm
From$531
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Hotel Indigo Venice Sant'elena
+1-888-965-8297
Calle Buccari 10, Venezia, 30132 Italy ~1.27 miles east of Venice
  • Expensive hotel
  • Hotel has 75 rooms
From$75
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Hotel Papadopoli Venezia Mgallery by Sofitel
+1-888-906-6358
Santa Croce 245 Giardini Papadopoli, Venezia, 30135 Italy ~1.41 miles west of Venice
  • High-end Downtown hotel
  • Check in time: 14.00
From$125
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Hotel Villa Mabapa
+1-888-749-6785
Riviera San Nicolo 16, Venice, 30126 Italy
  • Four star Downtown property
  • Free comp. breakfast
From$87
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Hotel Biasutti - Venezia Lido (Ve)
+1-888-878-9982
Viale Dandolo 29, Venezia Lido (Ve), 30126 Italy ~2.10 miles southeast of Venice
  • Four-star Beach property
  • Check-in time: 14:00
From$70
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Graph: Upcoming 20 Days of Venice Hotel Rates

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all Venice, Italy discounts available. The chart reflects the cheapest Venice hotel for each day and each star rating category.

When to Visit Venice, Italy

Venice's busiest tourist season is between June and August. As thousands of visitors crowd the city and the canals, hotels raise their rates. With high temperatures hovering around 80 degrees Fahrenheit, these are also the warmest months of the year.

September through November are some of the best months to visit Venice. The crowds that flock to the city in the summer clear out during the fall. Not only does this make it a great time to see some of the famous attractions without dealing with a mass of people, hotels will also lower their rates during these months. However, keep in mind that temperatures in the fall are cool. The temperatures in November usually range between the upper 30s and the lower 50s. Therefore, make sure you dress in layers and pack your coat.

While hotels also decrease their rates from December to February, average temperatures in the 30s and 40s make Venice a very chilly place to visit. Winter also brings acqua alta, or high water flooding. If you plan on visiting during these months, pack warm clothes and don't forget your raincoat. Also, keep in mind that Carnevale occurs in February. This event is very popular in Venice, and brings large crowds to the city.

Spring is another beautiful time to visit Venice. Since summer tourist season hasn't started yet, hotels still have reasonable rates. While the average high temperatures in March might not make it out of the mid-50s, by May, the average high temperatures are in the 70s.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Venice, Italy:

seasonality of hotel rates in Venice

Averate Rates by Star Rating

Below are 3 charts displaying average nightly cost trends by star rating class in Venice, Italy. Analyze these illustrations to determine the most cost effective time to stay in Venice for upcoming travels.

Luxury Hotel Options in Venice, Italy

4 Star Average Prices: $137.76

For exceptional services and amenities, look into one of the luxury hotels in Venice. San Clemente Palace Kempinski Venice is on a private island that can only be reached by one of the hotel's boats or a water taxi. The 189 rooms at the hotel include thoughtful touches such as slippers and bathrobes. Rooms also have amenities like free wireless internet access, iPod docks, flat-panel televisions with premium cable channels, and 24-hour room service. When you're ready to unwind, book an appointment at the spa and choose from customized therapies meant to recharge and rejuvenate.

Dating back to the early 1900s, Hotel Excelsior Venice is a luxury resort just steps from the famous Lido Beach. Start out each morning with the complimentary breakfast buffet. In the afternoon, you can relax on the private beach, or enjoy other outdoor recreational opportunities, such as a swim in the outdoor pool or a game on the tennis courts. In the evening, you have excellent dining choices, including Ristorante Tropicana and La Taverna.

Located on the tip of Giudecca Island, Belmond Hotel Cipriani offers a quiet retreat away from the hustle of Venice, yet the popular attractions can still be reached by a shuttle boat that runs 24 hours a day. If you don't feel like leaving the resort, you can take a dip in the Olympic-sized swimming pool. Or, stroll through the private gardens before heading to the spa or beauty salon for some pampering. Back in your room, enjoy stunning views of the lagoon or gardens and modern amenities like free wireless internet access, a widescreen LCD television with DVD player, and an iPod dock.

4 Star Hotel Prices in Venice

Affordable Hotel Options in Venice, Italy

3 Star Average Prices: $110.79

If you're interested in saving money in your travel budget when you visit Venice, consider one of the affordable hotels around the city. Located in the Marghera neighborhood, Hotel Mondial has modern comforts and a welcoming atmosphere. The hotel has 60 rooms that are individually decorated and come with conveniences such as flat-screen televisions with premium cable channels, a safe, and daily housekeeping.

Just 0.2 miles away from Lido Beach, Hotel Reiter is also less than 3 miles from other top Venice attractions like Doge's Palace, the Bridge of Sighs, Saint Mark's Basilica, and Saint Mark's Square. Back at the hotel, you'll enjoy rooms with amenities such as free wireless internet access, televisions with digital service, and daily housekeeping. The hotel also has a lounge where you can unwind with a drink after a long day of sightseeing.

Situated 5 miles from Venice Marco Polo Airport, Best Western Plus Quid Hotel Venice Airport is a family friendly hotel in the Mestre neighborhood. For a small surcharge, you can start your day off with fresh food from the breakfast buffet. The choices include cereals, baked goods, cheeses, scrambled eggs, fruit juices, and more. The hotel also has Mover, a restaurant offering light fare for lunch and dinner.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Venice

Best Discounts in Venice, Italy

If you know where to look, you can enjoy some excellent discounts and packages at hotels in Venice. AAA and CAA members can save on everything from spa treatments to room rates when staying at Courtyard Venice Airport. If you're 62 years or older, you can also save up to 15 percent on your room rate. While staying at Courtyard Venice Airport, everyone can take advantage of the free wireless internet access, 24-hour fitness center, complimentary bicycles to explore the area, and complimentary airport shuttle.

Hotel Continental is a waterfront hotel conveniently located near Rialto Bridge, Palazzo Labia, and Saint Mary of the Friars. When you stay a minimum of three nights at the hotel, you can save up to 15 percent on the published rates. If you pay in advance at Hotel Continental, you can up to 20 percent on the published rates. Even if you can't take advantage of these savings, you'll enjoy a stay in a historic building in one of the authentic parts of Venice. The hotel's restaurant serves some of the finest Italian cuisine, and many of the rooms have amazing views of the Grand Canal.

Best Value Options in Venice, Italy

If you'd rather spend more of your travel money on attractions around Venice instead of a hotel room, look into one of the city's mid-range hotels. Holiday Inn Venice - Mestre Marghera is close to many of the area's famous waterways, galleries, and churches. All the rooms have a safe, free wireless Internet access, LCD television, and daily housekeeping. The hotel also has a restaurant, Alla Bell'Italia, which specializes in Italian cuisine for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Situated on a quiet canal on the island of Giudecca, Hotel Giudecca Venice offers modern decor and conveniences such as room service, daily housekeeping, 24-hour front desk, and free wireless internet access. Start off each morning with the hot and cold breakfast buffet before you take the 10-minute waterbus ride over to Piazza San Marco to experience all the sights and shopping. Back in your room, relax with amenities like a flat-panel satellite television, climate control, and designer toiletries.

Located in the neighborhood of San Polo, Hotel Iris is within walking distance of attractions such as Academy Gallery, Ca' Rezzonico, Saint Mary of the Friars, and Confraternity of Saint Roch. With such a great central location, you can easily reach many of the top attractions and museums in Venice within just a few minutes of the hotel. At Hotel Iris, the multilingual staff at the 24-hour front desk is more than happy to give all the information you need to experience the best of Venice.

Top Venice, Italy Attractions

If you're interested in exploring the canals of Venice, you can't miss the Grand Canal, which is one of the major waterways in the city. Properties like Hotel Rialto offer accommodations right on the Grand Canal. The hotel is also just steps from Rialto Bridge, which is the oldest bridge that spans the canal.

Saint Mark's Square is a public square in front of the famed Saint Mark's Basilica and Doge's Palace. While a small canal originally separated the palace and the square, it was filled in to expand the square in 1174. Cavalletto and Doge Orseolo is a historic hotel directly behind Saint Mark's Square. The hotel is also right across from Venice's largest gondola station, where you can summon a gondola to the dock and explore the canals.

When you come to this Italian city of islands and canals, be sure you take time to enjoy the food, explore the culture, and learn more about its history. Whether you're interested in saving money to explore more of Venice by staying in an affordable hotel, or you want to relax in splendor in one of the luxury hotels, you can find the perfect hotel to meet your needs in Venice.

Venice, Italy in a nutshell

Anyone may be familiar with the amphibious city and its landmarks as captured in movies or books. Nothing beats the sight, however, of Venice's iconic canals and gondolas passing right in front of you. Don't let the tourist crowd discourage you from indulging in one of the most visited destinations on the face of the earth. Venice is Italy's regal city located on the northeastern section of the country. The maze-like layout of the city will make sense once you get your bearings. The main thoroughfare is the Grand Canal, which leads to St. Mark's Square and attractions such as Palazzo Ducale, Basilica di San Marco and a multitude of outdoor cafes, restaurants and shops. A worthy side trip while in Venice is the island of Murano for its wonderful glass-making industry. Murano glass is recognized around the world because of the intricate designs and craftsmanship. Find out more about the history of glass-making during the time of the Venetian Republic with a visit to the Glass Museum. You may watch traditional glass-making from local artisans involved in this centuries-old craft.

'What happens to travelers? I do not know, to be sure. They leave a little of their own in every city they love, every town they adore and every village that entices them. Travelers are not of one place. They are of the world. The world is of travelers. I know not whether I still belong to these Venetian waters, but I know I have been here. Once. Long time ago.
Venice, a city of water, bridges, masks and canals, has been home to many a great men and women “ people who have impacted our world like few others. Take Marco Polo, for example. That old timer of a traveler who revelled in telling tales of faraway lands, dodging a gang of pirates here and bowing before kings and queens there, tasting exotics foods today and falling in love with imaginary women the next was a son of Venice, and the quote mentioned above represents his feeling after returning from a life consuming voyage to distant Orient. 

Venice, in this particular sense, has always prospered. It has been a safe asylum for artistes, philosophers, actors, travelers and students for countless number of centuries. It is not without solid reasons that the city has come to be known as the cultural paradise on earth. From the very way it has been constructed to the way it has lived through history, Venice has become synonymous with class. 

Today, it is among the 5 most popular tourist attractions in world, visited by over 2 million people every year. If you are thinking of visiting Venice “ often regarded as the most beautiful city in the world “ you need to first be congratulated for making a good choice! 

In case you are wondering how to plan your stay in Venice in terms of expenses, here's a quick review of hotels in Venice to get you started with the planning! 

Reasonably Priced Hotels in Venice 

Being a heavy-tourism destination means that Venice is well stocked with hotel options that have a broad range of pricing and amenities to suit budget constraints of virtually all types of tourists. 

One can argue that what may be cheap for a top tier city like Venice might still be regarded as expensive in comparison of other lower tier cities. Despite that being the case, finding relatively cheap hotels in a city like Venice is indeed possible. In the Old City of Venice, there are over 100 budget lodging options, some of which have been in operation for over one century. The only thing to look out for while entering into a contract with one of these establishments is the final payable amount, as heavy taxation in Italy often means that the price you see may differ significantly from the one that you are required to pay eventually. 

Luxury Hotels of Venice 

To many, this may finally seem like getting right down to the business part of this discussion. They would be justified in thinking so because among many prominent identities of Venice, posh Venetian resorts definitely rank among top few. 

If you wish to stay with one of these lavish Venice hotels, you could do much worse than choosing a reputed brand of hotel chains like Hilton or Carlton-Ritz. However, while visiting a city like Venice that has her own unique flavor and culture, it's always more interesting to lodge with places that offer something local in one way or another. That's why, a hotel like the Gritti Palace, or San Clemente, can be a good choice of a luxury hotel. 

Out-of-The-Box Sightseeing in Venice 

Venice is all about canals, gondolas and endless streaks of pictures in varied background of, erm, canals and gondolas. Or, so many seem to think! 

Very few tourists dare to go off the beaten path in order to truly explore a culturally rich city like Venice. There are quite a few offbeat attractions to see in Venice if you know where to look for them. 

The best among these are very unique to Venice. Boat houses have become enormously popular with tourists and travelers who wish to tap into the real spirit of Venice, the city of canals interspersed intricately. Boat houses can be considered akin to summer houses or holiday homes in other parts of the world, a bit tackier albeit. There are quite a few homestays and private room sharing options available for those who do not mind trading off the everything-is-handy feeling of a hotel to a stay that's more self-sustained in nature. Such independent stays are definitely less expensive than exorbitantly priced luxury Venice hotels. 

Venice Hotels Near The Airport 

The international airport at Venice (Marco Polo International Airport) is among the busiest ones in Italy. Almost all the international traffic that it handles has got something or the other to do with tourism. From the convenience point of view, tourists “ in most cases “ prefer choosing a hotel that is near to the airport over the ones that are located in city proper. 

It should, however, be noted that the Marco Polo Airport is located just about 5 miles north of Venice city center, making it easily accessible regardless of the location of the hotel you choose. Cheap hotels can be found in the proximity of the airport, just outside the city limits.

Most Favorable Time to Visit Venice 

The usual winter season in Venice lasts from September to late January. During these months, Venice witnesses a sudden shortfall of tourists, prompting almost all hotels in Venice to bring their pricing down a few notches. Hence, if you are planning on visiting Venice, the winter season is your best bet to cook up the most economical trip. 

As far as sightseeing is concerned, summer months (March to June) are most suitable to fully soak the beauty of the city. Quite predictably, these months are the most expensive in terms of accommodation expenses. Summer season also allows tourists to witness and participate in various cultural and food festivals that take place in Venice.

FAQs about hotels in Venice

What are the top rated hotels in Venice?

Bauer Hotel, Ca' Furlan and Hotel Carlton on the Grand Canal are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the 4-5 star hotels in Venice?

Baglioni Hotel Luna - The Leading Hotels of the World, JW Marriott Venice Resort & Spa and Bauer Hotel are the top 3 luxury hotels near Venice city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Venice?

Albergo San Gallo, Hotel Concordia, and La Campana Srl are the properties closest to Venice city center.

What are the most popular independent hotels in Venice?

Bauer Hotel, Ca' Furlan and Hotel Carlton on the Grand Canal are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the most popular Best Western hotels in Venice?

CHC Continental, BW Premier Collection and Hotel Olimpia Venice, BW Signature Collection are the best rated Best Western branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

What did travelers think of the city of Venice?

Below are reviews of the city of Venice, Italy from an actual visitor's perspective.

"Gelato Shops & Restaurants!"
Score 4.0 / 5

It has plenty of gelato shops and restaurants. All was very accessible. It's so beautiful.

Joe R., from 03-Dec-2022
"History"
Score 4.0 / 5

History

Richard M., from 17-Aug-2022
"SO Beautiful!"
Score 5.0 / 5

It has plenty of gelato shops and restaurants. All was very accessible. It's so beautiful.

Joe R., from 14-Aug-2022
"Art, culture, food & architecture!"
Score 4.0 / 5

The art, the culture, the food and architecture.

Debra L., from 11-Aug-2022
"Beautiful Location "
Score 5.0 / 5

Venice is absolutely beautiful. Everywhere we went, there was amazing scenery. We specially enjoyed walking along the grand canal and taking a gondola ride!

Lauren A., from 18-Jul-2019
"Great Stay!"
Score 5.0 / 5

San Marcos square and the food was delicious in Venice.

Maria V., from 10-Jun-2018
"Beautiful History"
Score 4.0 / 5

Explore the beautiful history of Venice with lots of shopping and restaurants. The people are nice too.

Elizabeth M., from 26-Aug-2014
The average traveler rating of the city of Venice, Italy shown above is 4.4 out of 5 based on 7 reviews
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