Walking directions to MyPlace Campo Santa
Margherita (with map)
Normally, we don't
include vacation apartments in our hotel directions, but we've made an exception
in this case for a simple reason:
MyPlace Campo Santa Margerita is one of the most convenient places to stay
if you're arriving or departing at the San Basilio cruise terminal (which is
used by small to mid-size ships and river vessels such as Uniworld's La
Venezia and CroisiEurope's
The building, which was completely renovated in 2017, offers half a dozen
one- and two-bedroom apartments, some with balconies or terraces.
are thoroughly modern, and the location couldn't be better: It's at a corner of
the Campo Santa Margherita, a large and lively square with park benches,
restaurants, bars, shops, gelaterie, and a handful of market stalls.
How to reach MyPlace Campo Santa Margherita from the
San Basilio cruise terminal:
Leave the terminal by the main doors, which are at the end of the
You'll see a small wooden bridge ahead of you. Cross the bridge.
(This is the only bridge you'll need to cross.)
Walk a short distance to the first corner, near the ACTV vaporetto
station, and turn left into the Calle del Vento.
Walk straight ahead, continue across a tiny square, and
keep walking along the canal. Continue around the corner where the canal
curves to the right.
After a few minutes, you'll reach a large square with a big church, the Chiesa di
Santa Maria dei Carmini.
Cross the square and walk along the side of the church.
Turn left at the first corner, into the Calle de la Scuola.
Walk past the Scuola Grande dei Carmini (on your left) and the Marco
Polo bookstore (on your right). MySpace Campo Santa Margherita will be just
ahead of you, on your right.
From the Alilaguna Linea Blu airport-boat pier at
Exit Alilaguna's floating boat platform and turn left.
Walk straight ahead to the stone bridge, cross it, and keep
going for 10 minutes or so until you reach the ACTV vaporetto stop at San
Turn right into the Calle del Vento (opposite the vaporetto
stop) and follow the directions above from step 4.
MAP CREDITS: Walking maps by
Anders Imboden, using base data from the
Comune di Venezia and Regione Veneto under license