Royal San Marco Hotel
Travel Blogs from Venice
... ships in port! Took a little while for check in etc. but we got on board. We have a great room with balcony and a large living area. This room can hold 5 people but its very comfortable for 2. Katie is super excited for the bunk bed! went to the fun sail away party on ...
... finished, we decided to head back to the train station. Little did we know we were completely turned around and on the opposite end of the island. Due to the tall building, it was a feat to get the GPS to work again to find our way back. Let me tell you, it is very easy to get completely turned around in this city. There isn't any point of reference you can easily find other than the grand canal and the larger straights, ...
Arrived in Venice late afternoon after stopping in a little Italian village famous for Juliet's balcony. I can't even remember the village name that's how interested I was in Romeo and Juliet. They did have an awesome arena and that typical Italian feel to the town. The language barrier was put up fairly quickly, my mate asked for a double espresso... So they have him 2 separate espresso's lol. After walking around that town for an hour or so we drove for a few ...
... We checked in and our rooms had a fantastic view over the lagoon near the entrance of the Grand Canal. Later on a cruise ship left Venice, right in front of us! Without any delay, we were back out on the streets checking out the shops ( getting used to this now!). A few souvenirs later we went back to our rooms to find a complimentary bottle of champagne. For dinner we found a cheap and cheerful Italian restaurant and enjoyed our first evening in ...
... needed sleep in today and then went back into town to get the ferry to Burano (via Murano). Great day just wandering around Burano Island admiring the local colour.
When we got back to Venice, we finally caved in to the kids requests for a gondola ride. We were glad we did as it really was a great way to see Venice, going down all the little canals you don't see otherwise.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Business Services
- Pets allowed