Hotels near the Port of Venice in Italy – Where to Stay ?
No mather where you stay in Venice, hotels are close to everything. Popular areas are San Marco District (around Piazza San Marco or St Mark’s square), and quieter and less touristy Cannaregio.
If you want to stay closer to the ship, nearest hotels can be found in the surroundings of Piazzale Roma. The Piazzale Roma is the last point of land travel in Venice. Nearest area from the cruise terminals and place where buses drop you off from the airport. Santa Lucia train station is also a short distance away. Some establishments overlook the Grand Canal. Closest properties include the Best Western Olimpia, Arlecchino and Papadopoli.
Some cruise companies are now disembarking and embarking passengers from Ravenna cruise port, approx. 145km or 90miles south of Venice