Hesperia Hotel Venice Italy is located a short 5 minute walk from S. Lucia train station, set in a charming district of Cannaregio, overlooking a Venetian canal.
The hotel is owned and operated by the Derai family, who’ve been in the hotel business for over forty years, and have adapted their hotel to meet the customers needs as closely as possible over the years, ensuring you an enjoyable stay in Venice.
PHOTO: A guest room at the hotel.
Location of the renovated hotel building is within the historic center of Venice, adjacent to the Canale di Cannaregio.
The hotel building is furnished and decorated in carefully chosen traditional materials, but with all the modern comforts you’d expect from a contemporary accommodation, while retaining a typical Venetian style.
Guest rooms, 16 in total to choose from at the hotel, are spread within three floors, and you should note that there are no lifts in the hotel.
The rooms are furnished using modern styles, but maintaining typical Venetian look and feel, with original tiled floors, and Murano glass lamps. Within the room, you’ll also find paintings by contemporary Venetian artists such as Schifano, Memo, and Guidi.
Amenities in the rooms, which all have private bathrooms, include satellite TVs, minibars, direct line telephones, individually controlled air-conditioning / heating, safes, and Wifi broadband internet connections.
Some of the guest rooms feature great views onto the next door Canale di Cannaregio.
In terms of categories, the room types are Double Economy Rooms, Double Classic Rooms, Double de Luxe Rooms, and Double Superior Rooms.
From the ground floor of the hotel, apart from the reception, you can find a comfortable lounge for relaxing after a day sighseeing, a great place to just sit and drink tea, or read a newspaper.
Hesperia Hotel also has a terrace on the top floor, where you can watch the Venetian daily life flow by on water, with people also gathering together on the nearby narrow alleyways and little squares.
Buffet breakfast is served every morning on the lounge of the ground floor of the hotel, and during the warmer summer months, you can also eat your breakfast on the outside patio (with views of the canal).
Other services and facilities available to guests at the Hesperia Hotel Venice Italy include:
Tourist information and ticket/guided tours booking assistance
There are several tourist attractions nearby, including the Jewish Ghetto of Venice, the elegant Palazzo Labia, and traditional markets of Strada Nuova area.
Within 15 minutes walk, you can find Rialto Bridge, perhaps the most famous historical bridge in the world.
To get to the hotel from S. Lucia train station, you can make the trip in 5 minutes on foot (with no bridges to cross on the way). From the station exit, first turn left, following Lista di Spagna to the end, turning left at “Ponte delle Guglie”, following the bank for 200 meters up to the hotel (on the left).
Hesperia Hotel Venice Italy
From Venice Marco Polo Airport, you can first take ACTV bus line no. 5, or alternatively, an ATVO bus, to the Piazzale Roma terminus, which is a short walk from S. Lucia train station.
You can also take a shuttle ferry ‘Alilaguna’ from the airport to the stop ‘Guglie’, crossing the bridge of the same name, then turning right along the bank, walking for 200 meters to the hotel.