Hotel Arco Antico Venice is located within sestiere of Rialto, just 50 meters from the city’s main waterway, the Grand Canal.
In terms of hotel, Ca’ Arco Antico features traditional Venetian designs throughout the building and the guest rooms, with such details as traditional “alla Veneziana” flooring, and Murano glass windows.
PHOTO: A guest room in the hotel.
Each of the guest rooms at the hotel is named after a famous historical Venetian person, with each room living up to the characteristics of that personality as a period residence.
On top of the traditional features, you’ll also appreciate the modern amenities and features in the hotel, ensuring you an enjoyable stay in Venice.
These standard room amenities include private bathrooms, air-conditioning / heating, hairdryers, satellite TVs, direct-line telephones, Internet connections, safes, and mini-bars.
There are a total of 8 rooms at the hotel to choose from, with some of the rooms featuring views of the Grand Canal.
For services, breakfast is served daily at the hotel’s dining room, or (upon request), into the privacy of your own room.
As for location, at the hotel, you’ll be staying within the historic heart of Venice, only 50 meters from the main waterway in Venice, the Grand Canal, within the Rialto neighborhood, and steps away from Rialto market.
There is a wide variety of world-famous tourist attractions within a short walk from the hotel, including the Basilica of the Frari, Ca’ Pesaro (Modern Art Museum), and Campo San Polo, an important square for both the Venice Carnival as well as for the Venice Film Festival.
If you are in the city in (first Sunday of) September, Ca’ Arco Antico has one of the best locations for the Historic Regatta, a gondola and boat race on the Grand Canal.
Rialto district, where the hotel is located, is known for its wide variety of shopping, from small artisan shops to the boutique shops from major fashion brands.
When arriving in the city, you can easily reach the hotel either by foot or using the public transportation, such as vaporetto water buses, with vaporetto line no.1 (traveling through Grand Canal) from S. Lucia train station having a stop at ‘Rialto Mercato’.
Alternatively, from Venice Santa Lucia Railway Station, you can reach also the hotel on foot.
Hotel Arco Antico Venice
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If you arrive in Venice via the Marco Polo airport, one of the alternatives to getting to the hotel is by using a private water taxi, which will take you within 50 meters of the hotel in about 30 minutes (always agree on the water taxi price before going onboard).
You can also take one of the public ATVO shuttle buses from the airport to Piazzale Roma, then continuing with a vaporetto water bus line n. 1 to the ‘Rialto Mercato’ stop, which is located just after Rialto.