Hotel Villa Igea
ABOVE: The San Zaccaria Church from the
Hotel Villa Igea. INSET BELOW: The hotel's façade, and a costumed
Carnival performer lurking in the doorway.
Location: On the Campo San Zaccaría,
just east of the Piazza San Marco. Closest
Alilaguna Airport Boat
stop: San Zaccaria.
require a room near the Piazza San Marco, can't afford luxury rates, but
are willing to pay a premium for a three-star hotel in prime tourist
The Hotel Villa Igea is a cozy 19th Century building
on the Campo San Zaccaria, a
quiet little square with one of Venice's prettiest church façades.
As a bonus, the hotel is only a short distance from the vaporetto and airport-boat
San Zaccaria, making
it handy if you're arriving by air and plan to make extensive use of
Venice's waterbus network.
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In the first image, you can see a label for the San
Zaccaria Church toward the right side of the frame, on the square
behind the waterfront. The Hotel Villa Igea is across from (and
slightly south of) the church. The Basilica di San Marco and the
Doge's Palace are on the far left side of the picture.
The second photo shows the
Riva degli Schiavoni
promenade (left) and the San Zaccaria Church (right). The Hotel
Villa Igea is the narrow tan building across the square from the
church and a few doors to the left, with a tiny awning visible at