The Lanterna di Marco Polo is bang in the heart of Venice, in the central San Marco district. We are strategically located close to Rialto Bridge just 5 minutes from the Accademia Bridge and 2 minutes walk from St Mark’s Square.
Nearby places of interest:
• San Salvador Church (0,1 km)
• Rialto Bridge (0,2 km)
• St. Mark’s Basilica (0,3 km)
• Piazza S. Marco (0,3 km)
• Gallerie dell’Accademia (1,1km)

How to reach us

By Air
Venice Marco Polo Airport (10km) is the closest, though Treviso Airport (30km) is convenient, too.
When exiting Marco Polo Airport walk the sidewalk on the left for approximately 300 meters until you reach a small marina. Here take the boat “Alilaguna” (ORANGE LINE) for a 40 minute ride to Rialto. You will get off at Rialto Carbon. Turn left and then after the little bridge turn right to “Calle Larga Mazzini” until San Salvador Square. Walk up “calle San Salvador” for about 150 meters. Our property is on the left just in front of the Post Office and just before the “Sottoportego delle Acque”.

Alternatively, from Marco Polo Airport you can take a bus. The journey, which terminates at Piazzale Roma (Venice car terminal), takes approximately 25 minutes.

From Treviso Airport you can take Ryanair Shuttle bus until Venice Piazzale Roma. It takes approximately 60 minutes.

From P.le Roma
Piazzale Roma is the bus station and main arrival point in Venice. You can take Vaporetto line 2 until Rialto stop (approx 10 min.).

From Santa Lucia Central Station
Once you have reached Venezia S. Lucia railway station, take Vaporetto line 2 and get off at Rialto stop (approx 10 min.).

From Rialto
If you arrive or get off at Rialto Vaporetto stop, turn right and then left to “Calle Larga Mazzini” until you reach San Salvador square. Walk up “calle San Salvador” for about 150 meters. Our property is on the left just in front of the Post Office and just before the “Sottoportego delle Acque”.