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Walking directions to
Locanda Alla Vite Dorata
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ABOVE: The Locanda Alla Vite Doratais
easy to reach on foot from the Alilaguna airport boat's stop at Fondamente Nove,
if you don't mind crossing two small bridges along the way.
Vite Dorata is a first-class locanda or inn in the Santi Apostoli
quarter of Cannaregio, between the Fondamente Nove (Venice's northern
waterfront) and the Rialto Bridge. The inn's six guest rooms are decorated in a
contemporary Venetian style, and--unusually for Venice--one of the rooms is
fully accessible to guests with wheelchairs. (All rooms are air-conditioned,
with free Wi-Fi Internet.)
If you're coming from Venice's Marco Polo Airport, the easiest way to reach
All Villa Dorata is to take the Alilaguna Blue Line airport boat to Fondamente
Nove. (After 9 p.m., some Orange Line boats also stop at F. Nove.)
How to reach Alla Vite Dorata from the Alilaguna
airport-boat stop at Fondamente Nove:
As you leave the pier, bear right and look for the Salizada dei
Spechieri. Follow the street inland past the Gesuiti Church and through the
Campo dei Gesuiti to a canal.
At the canal, cross the bridge in front of you and continue straight ahead on
the Salizada Seriman.
Bear right at the canal, cross the bridge, and continue on the Salizada
L. Borgato until you
reach a newsstand.
Turn right onto the Rio Terà Barba Frutariol and walk
a couple of blocks to the Alla Vite Dorata, which is just before a canal.