The Hotel is located in the Sestiere di S. Croce, near the church of S. Simon the Prophet, once famous for wool working and other crafts of great importance for the city's economy, in a strategic and comfortable spot for those arriving from the station or Piazzale Roma, efficiently served by public transportation. Moreover, a charming walk leads to the central St. Mark's square, through narrow alleys and small squares which are not part of the classic route that is normally chosen by tourists.
From the Marco Polo Airport you can catch: - BUS ACTV Number 5; the trip costs Euro 0,77 and it long 25 minutes as far as Piazzale Roma - BUS ATVO; Euro 2,70; 15 minutes as far as Piazzale Roma + water bus
From/to Train Station
From S. Lucia Station you can catch: - STEAM-BOAT N° 1, to the hotel stop "Riva di Biasio" - STEAM-BOAT to the apartments N° 1 - 41 stop "Arsenale" - "ALILAGUNA" BOAT to the apartments (from Airport only) RATES: 24-hours: ticket Euro 9,30 3-day: ticket Euro 18,07 7-day: ticket Euro 30,99 As an alternative: private water-taxi Euro 80,00
If you come by car, park it in one of the three garages situated in Piazzale Roma or in the Island of Tronchetto. RATES: town garage Euro 18,60 (24 hours) St.Marco garage Euro 19,00 (19 hours) Tronchetto garage Euro 18,00 (24 hours)
Our suggestions: - "Antica Besseta" Restaurant, very close to the hotel, venetian cooking. - "Alla Madonna" Restaurant, at Calle della Madonna, traditional italian cooking. - "Caffè Quadri" Restaurant, San Marco Square, 121 - "Il sole sulla Vecia Cavana" Restaurant, closed on Monday, venetians cooking. - "Osteria da Alberto", closed on Sunday, seafood.