Walking directions to Hotel Caneva (with map)
Hotel Caneva is tucked behind a quiet courtyard in Venice's Castello
district, within easy walking distance of the Piazza San Marco, the Rialto
Bridge, and Venice's liveliest shopping streets.
hotel has 23 rooms that range from doubles to quads, some
with private facilities and others with shared bathrooms. Wi-Fi is free
throughout the hotel.
How to reach Hotel Caneva from the Alilaguna
airport-boat pier at San Marco Giardinetti:
As you leave the Alilaguna airport-boat pier, turn right and walk along the
When you reach the Piazzetta (the large open area in front
of the Doge's Palace), turn left and walk into the Piazza San Marco.
Bear right as you pass the Basilica di San Marco and look
for a street named Calle de la Rizza on the north side of the square, beyond
the stone lions.
Turn into the Calle de la Rizza, walk to the corner, and
continue straight ahead into the Calle Specchieri.
Follow the Calle Specchieri several blocks, past the San
Zulian Church. Keep going until you hit a T-crossing with a large hardware
store where you have to turn left or right.
Turn right into the Piscina S. Zulian. Continue straight
ahead, across a low bridge and past the Acqua Palace Hotel.
On your left, you'll see a covered
passage named the Sotoportego Licini. Go through the passage and continue a
short distance down the Ramo Licini.
You'll soon see the Hotel Caneva on your
left, through an archway labeled "Corte Rubbi."
From the Marittima cruise terminals:
Take the Alilaguna Blue Line airport boat from the cruise
basin to the waterbus stop at San Marco Giardinetti.
Follow the directions above.
MAP CREDITS: Walking maps by
Anders Imboden, using base data from the
Comune di Venezia and Regione Veneto under license