ABOVE: From looking at this photo, you might not guess that the Alloggi
Marinella is only short distance from airport buses, land taxis, and
cruise transportation. INSET BELOW: A guest enjoys the view of a private
patio, and the courtyard between the Alloggi's two buildings.
Location: On a quiet neighborhood
street near the Piazzale Roma.
want to be within a five-minute walk of
Venice airport bus,
airport bus, shuttle buses to the
Venice cruise terminals,
or the People Mover
(which serves the Marittima cruise piers and the
Marinella consists of two buildings: the locanda (inn) on the
Rio Terà dei Pensieri, a tree-lined street that was
a canal in centuries past; and the alloggi (where superior
rooms are located), which is just behind the main building across a
courtyard. Ground-floor rooms in the alloggi section have
private patios next to a canal.
For more information about this delightful and affordable 16-room hotel,
see our illustrated
In the first photo, you can see the Piazzale Roma.
Airport buses and land taxis arrive in the square, and People Mover
trams depart from a station between the garages on the left. The
Alloggi Marinella is in the second street to the south of the square
(the Rio Terà dei Pensieri).
The second image shows the walking route to the
Alloggi Marinella. Go up the steps of the bridge at the left of the
photo, turn right at the top of the bridge, and continue straight
ahead along the canal for one block. Turn right at the Rio Terà
dei Pensieri. The hotel is in front of the green courtyard near the
top of the frame.