Hotel San Moisè
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We saved 30 euros by booking through Venere (Italy's leading
For more information on the Hotel San Moisè,
or to check for occasional house specials that may be cheaper than Venere's discount rates, see
the hotel's Web site at www.sanmoise.it.
Directions to the
The Hotel San Moisè is on the Calle
del Cristo in San Marco, about a five-minute walk from the Piazza San Marco. Here's how to
By water taxi: Just tell the
boatman "Hotel San Moisè." The water taxi will drop you off at the hotel
Alilaguna airport boat:
Get off at the
San Marco stop, which is by the former royal gardens. Walk left to the Calle
Vallaresso, turn right, and go one long block to the Salizzada San Moisè. Turn
Salizzada San Moisè to the Campo San Moisè (where you'll see a big church) and
across a bridge to the Calle Larga XVII Marzo (which is called the Viale 22
Marzo on some maps). Look for a small "Hotel San Moisè" sign like the one in the
inset photo. When you see it, turn right into the Calle del Cristo, walk to the
end, and go around the corner to the hotel entrance. (The entire walk is simpler--and
shorter--than it sounds.)
From the San Marco Vallaresso
vaporetto stop: Exit the boat platform and head straight
down the Calle Vallaresso to the Salizzada San Moisè; then continue with
From a cruise ship:
From the main Stazione Marittima basin of the
Venice Cruise Terminal, you
normally can take the Alilaguna Blu Stazione Marittima-San Marco service on
Saturday, Sunday, Monday, or Tuesday during the cruise season. See the
Alilaguna Web site for a current
From the cruise terminal's San Basilio pier (which is used
by smaller ships), walk across the wooden bridge to the
San Basilio vaporetto stop, where you can catch a No. 2 boat in the
direction of San Zaccaria
. The San Zaccaria
vaporetto stop is just above the
Piazza San Marco. Walk into the Piazza, head for the narrow end with
columns, and exit through the left archway (the one in the corner). Continue
straight ahead until you're in the Salizzada San Moisè,
then continue with these directions.
Some cruise lines provide a
free shuttle from the pier to the Alilaguna boat stop. (See "Alilaguna
airport boat" directions above.)
If you're going to
the airport, vaporetto, or cruise terminal from the Hotel San
Moisè, just follow the above directions in reverse.
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