By plane From Venice Airport (Aeroporto di Venezia Marco Polo) Water Bus: go to the airport dock (5-minute walk). Take the ORANGE Alilaguna line. There is a bus every half hour. Tickets can be purchased on board and cost 15 Euros. Get off at the "Guglie" stop, after a 40-minute journey. Leaving the stop, turn left and follow the road alongside the canal for 150 meters. Water Taxi: to reach the dockyard of the airport (on foot 5 minutes). Get on a water taxi and ask to the driver: “ Hotel Cà Dogaressa in Cannaregio Canal”. 20-25 minutes. The run could be cost 80-100 euros. Road Bus: there are two bus corporations to join Venice to the airport. The main is the ACTV AEROBUS. The line 5 runs usually on 30 minutes and takes 20 minutes to Venice. The rate is 5 euros. The other corporation is ATVO with runs on 40 minutes. Rate 5 euros. The terminus of both lines is Piazzale Roma (Venice). From there you can walk 20 minutes following the directions on our map or get on a water bus line 4.2 or 5.2 (on 10 minutes), get off at GUGLIE stop and walk on the street beside the canal in the same direction of your water bus for 150 metres. From Treviso Airport (Aeroporto di Treviso) Take the ATVO bus to Venice - Piazzale Roma (approximately a 70-minute journey). The rate is 6 euros. The terminus of both lines is Piazzale Roma (Venice). From there you can walk 20 minutes following the directions on our map or get on a water bus line 4.2 or 5.2 (on 10 minutes), get off at GUGLIE stop and walk on the street beside the canal in the same direction of your water bus for 150 metres.
By train When You will be outside the train station (Venezia Santa Lucia) keep left following the main street (without to cross the bridge in front of the train station). After 5-7 minutes walking You have to cross the GUGLIE bridge (the only one to cross) turn left and follow the street beside the canal for 150 metres. If you want avoid to walk reach the water bus stops at the train station exit and get on the line 4.2 or 5.2. After 5 minutes get off at GUGLIE stop and then follow the street beside the canal in the same direction of your water bus for 150 metres.
Park your car in one of the parking lots available at the doors of Venice, at Isola del Tronchetto or at Piazzale Roma (Bus terminal).
Take the line 1 or line 2 water bus, and get off at the Ferrovia stop. From here change the line and take line 4.2 or line 5.2, and get off at the "Guglie" stop. Turn left and follow the road alongside the canal for 150 meters. Or walk from train station, take the Lista di Spagna, walk over the bridge of Spires, turn left and follow the road alongside the canal for 150 meters.
By boat From the passenger terminal use the free shuttle that will, after a short ride, take you to the “People mover” for Piazzale Roma (bus and water bus station). From here you can take the line 4.2 or line 5.2 water-bus, and get off at the "Guglie" stop. Turn left and follow the road alongside the canal for 150 meters. From the passenger terminal you can reach the hotel by water taxi in 15 minutes for 60-70 Euros.
Ca' Dogaressa commands a privileged position in Venice for a room rental establishment. Overlookig Canale di Cannaregio, the hotel gives on the wide Fondamenta taking advantage of the sun that lights the rooms for the better part of the day.
Centrally located yet away from the usual tourist circuit, in the heart of Cannaregio district, one of the most representative of the city, it is the ideal base to discover famous museums and monuments and a lesser-known, truer and more suggestive Venice.
Rialto and San Marco can be reached with a very pleasant 20-minute to half an hour stroll along Strada Nova, a bustling and picturesque street full of shops an the typical bacari, the inns of Venice. When in Rialto you will enjoy the Ponte lined with the characteristic shops and in San Marco you will take in the beauty of the marvelous Piazza, with the Basilica, the Palazzo Ducale, and the Procuratie with Museo Correr and Biblioteca Marciana.
A must itinerary is the water one on the Canal Grande.
Departing from "Ferrovia"- a 10-minute walk from the hotel-, by taking the vaporetto of either line 1 or 2 you will be able to appreciate Ca' Vendramin Calergi, the site of the Casinò, Ca' Pesaro, Museo d'arte moderna, Ca' d'Oro of superb late gothic architecture, just some of the palaces that follow one after another in a variety of marvelous styles and shapes.
The vaporetti also stop atAccademia, where can be found the Gallerie that house masterpieces of Venetian art such as Giorgione, Titian, Veronese and many others, at Chiesa della Salute the superb 17th century work by Longhena, and then you will have arrived at St. Mark's.
Very close to the hotel there are true jewels of art and history such as the baroque Palazzo Surian, which at one time was the French embassy that had as one of its many guests the philosopher Rousseau, Palazzo Labia, a sumptuous 18th century residence with beautiful frescoes by Tiepolo and the suggestive Ghetto di Venezia, that unwinds in a maze of narrow streets and small squares around Campo del Ghetto Novo, where you can find Museo Ebraico and the Schole, the five synagogues of the Ghetto.