Santa Marina Hotel
4 4 Star:
Search for room availability
Hotel Santa Chiara, thanks to its unique location, is the perfect match between the beauty of historical Venice and the services of the modern world.
The hotel is overlooking the Grand Canal, opposite the train Station and also the only hotel in Venice that you can reach by car! Located in Piazzale Roma, the only driving point of Venice, arrival at the hotel is easy no matter if you are arriving by train, airplane or car. This hotel is also just a few steps from the main water bus stops to reach all of the city’s attractions. Once inside, discover interior décor in a perfect Venetian style captured by Murano glass chandeliers, precious fabrics and antique furniture. Guest facilities include a reception and lounge, bar and breakfast room overlooking the Grand Canal.
All the rooms are decorated following the rules of the Venetian style and tradition with wall fabrics, fitted carpets, parquet flooring and uncovered beams. Deluxe rooms are the newest and most beautiful of the hotel, some are overlooking the Grand Canal, whilst other have views onto the Piazzale. All are very spacious with modern bathrooms and all the services you would expect from a great 4 star property. Larger rooms can accommodate three people on request. All are equipped with mini-bar, satellite television, telephone, safe, air-conditioning and heating with personal control system, soundproofing, hairdryer, Wi-fi, tea and coffee machine.
Standard and Superior rooms (with Grand Canal View) are in the historical building, a former old monastery. Standard rooms have a view on the Rio Nuovo, garden or Piazzale Roma. Superior rooms directly overlook the Grand Canal. All the rooms have a private bathroom with shower, mini-bar, satellite television, telephone, safe, air-conditioning with personal control system and hairdryer.
Classic rooms are in the annexe, 150 meters from the main building, and are available on a room only basis offering great value. All rooms have private bathroom with shower, minibar, satellite television, telephone, safe, air conditioning, soundproofing and hairdryer. Larger rooms can accommodate 4 people on request and all rooms in this part of the hotel have facilities for disabled guests.
Hotel Facilities & Services
- Total Floors Number: 3
- Total Rooms Number: 55
- Lift to all Floors
- Air Conditioned Public Areas
- Air Conditioning
- Mini bar
- Non Smoking Rooms
- Name: VAPARETTO: RIALTO
- Distance: 500 metres
- Name: MARCO POLO
- Distance: 30 kilometres
Bar and Restaurant
- Bar in Hotel
- Nearest Tube/Metro Name: Vaparetto: Rialto Distance: 500 metres
- Nearest Airport Name: Marco Polo Distance: 30 kilometres
To view our full selection of accommodation in Venetian Riviera, view our hotels in Venetian Riviera page.
SuperBreak Customer Rating
- Overall: SuperBreak Overall Rating: 4.0 out of 5 based on 1 review
- Sleep: SuperBreak Sleep Rating: 4.0 out of 5
- Breakfast: SuperBreak Breakfast Rating: 3.0 out of 5
- Staff: SuperBreak Staff Rating: 4.0 out of 5
- Location: SuperBreak Location Rating: 5.0 out of 5
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating
- Overall: based on 827 reviews
- Sleep Quality:
Weekend in Venice
Stay Date: 05/11/2015, a customer aged 45-64 who stayed in this hotel wrote this review.
Hotel Santa Marina is very convenient and comfortable as a base for exploring Venice. See more
Hotel Santa Marina is very convenient and comfortable as a base for exploring Venice. Collapse
Overall Hotel Rating: 4 out of 5
- Destination: 5 out of 5
- Sleep: 4 out of 5
- Breakfast: 3 out of 5
- Staff: 4 out of 5
- Doge's Palce: 5 out of 5
- Basilica: 4 out of 5
- Chorus churches: 5 out of 5
Good location but ......
Stay Date: 03/2017, robjoyce27 wrote this review.
I stayed at the Santa Marina for 3 nights between 18 and 21 March and I have to admit I was a little disappointed. When making the booking (via Expedia) I let them know it was for our wedding anniversary and whilst I wasn't expecting bouquets of ros… See more
I stayed at the Santa Marina for 3 nights between 18 and 21 March and I have to admit I was a little disappointed. When making the booking (via Expedia) I let them know it was for our wedding anniversary and whilst I wasn't expecting bouquets of roses, champagne and violins it would have been nice to have had the fact acknowledged. Instead, we were shown to one of the hotel's smaller rooms with a view of nothing but the rooms opposite and a corrugated roof below. The room was clean, well presented and decorated to a good standard but had no tea and coffee making facilities, it boasted probably the smallest bathtub I have ever seen and a shower that was like washing under a dripping tap. The TV was extremely small with a limited selection of channels (there was no signal for the only UK channel). I also found the front desk staff disinterested and unapproachable at times On a more positive note, the location of the hotel was superb, only a short walk to the Rialto Bridge and central to everything you need to see in Venice. Aside from those at the front desk, most of the staff were welcoming, particularly the breakfast waitress and the porter that showed us to our room on arrival. The room was also cleaned to a good standard each day. Overall, I think the Santa Marina struggles to reach the standard that I would expect from a 4 star hotel, and unfortunately I think your experience is very much dependent on the room you are given. Having said that the hotel is in a great location, is clean and well presented and provides a good base to explore Venice. Collapse
Quite a pleasant stay......
Stay Date: 03/2017, Julie K wrote this review.
We arrived in Venice by train, then caught a private water taxi (70 Euro) to the little dock behind the hotel. Lovely way to arrive, didn't mind paying the price for the taxi, as it gave us a great trip to the hotel in peace and quiet and with great … See more
We arrived in Venice by train, then caught a private water taxi (70 Euro) to the little dock behind the hotel. Lovely way to arrive, didn't mind paying the price for the taxi, as it gave us a great trip to the hotel in peace and quiet and with great views. Arriving at the dock behind the hotel made it very easy to get yourself and your luggage to the hotel ( less than a 2 minute walk) The front desk staff met us with smiles and were helpful with the check in proceedure. Our room was on the second floor, bright, with windows overlooking the cobbled square. We enjoyed people watching from the windows. The room itself although small, and yes with two beds pushed together to make a double was pleasant enough. The bathroom had quite a good shower and with all amenities required. Breakfast was typical of most Italian breakfast buffets, pastries, cold meats, cheeses, cereals etc.... just do not expect bacon, eggs, tomatoes etc , be happy with the selection they have, or step out and eat at one of the zillion eateries around Venice. All in all a very pleasant stay..... Only gripe was that the small elevator broke down just as we were checking out, so we had to lug three huge suitcases down the stairs with other assorted hand luggage, and no one came to help as they were all busy watching the elevator repair men... LOL Collapse
Four day break at the Santa Marina Venice.
Stay Date: 03/2017, rob h wrote this review.
Absolutely brilliant, everything you would need for a city break! The hotel is on the north side of the city and only a ten minute walk from the water taxi stop (Fondemente Nove) through some charming little back lanes alongside some of the minor can… See more
Absolutely brilliant, everything you would need for a city break! The hotel is on the north side of the city and only a ten minute walk from the water taxi stop (Fondemente Nove) through some charming little back lanes alongside some of the minor canals. The hotel is quite chic, and Italian in styling, not modern, has a real homely feel to it. The staff are polite, accommodating and speak a number of languages. Our room was perfect, very pretty, classic wooden furniture with lovely crisp linen sheets. The bathroom was clean and in good working order and both were regularly changed and cleaned. Breakfast was a mixture of hot food and cold continental, cereals, fruit, pastries, breads, juices etc more than you would need. The hotel is located about a 10 minute walk from the Rialto bridge, and about 15 minutes from Saint Marks (but be prepared to get lost..you'll have fun doing it though) loads and loads of restaurants and bars nearby, if you can get to the jazz bar (with hanging underwear from the ceiling!) generous measures and lovely staff. Lastly should probably say the room was quiet and comfy...a great stay! Collapse
Superb! Renovated modern spacious rooms!
Stay Date: 03/2017, Dario G wrote this review.
The hotel is per-fect! The rooms are recently renovated and well equipped. We had two flatscreen tv's, A mini-bar, a safe, air-conditioning, a nice modern bathroom with shower gel, shampoo, body lotion, intimate lotion, sponges...... everything was w… See more
The hotel is per-fect! The rooms are recently renovated and well equipped. We had two flatscreen tv's, A mini-bar, a safe, air-conditioning, a nice modern bathroom with shower gel, shampoo, body lotion, intimate lotion, sponges...... everything was well furnished! The breakfast was ok! We would really recommend this hotel! Collapse
First Stay in a European Hotel Ever
Stay Date: 10/2016, pickysally wrote this review.
I wanted to wait until I had stayed in many hotels in Italy before reviewing, since I wasn't familiar with European Hotels. The rooms were small compared to many other hotels, they were decorated in an old style, with brocade drapes and wallpaper. It… See more
I wanted to wait until I had stayed in many hotels in Italy before reviewing, since I wasn't familiar with European Hotels. The rooms were small compared to many other hotels, they were decorated in an old style, with brocade drapes and wallpaper. It was clean and had toiletries, and seemed to be an easy place to have as our home base. First experience with European breakfasts that cater to Americans, and it was just okay. I didn't have any trouble finding things to eat or drink here. The front desk wasn't super helpful, and one guy was downright rude, but I was so happy to be in Italy I didn't let it bother me. The beds were not comfortable at all, but I loved being able to have the windows open to see and hear what was happening on the street below. Collapse
- Rest assured your break is safe with us
- No credit card or booking fees
- Your information is secure with GlobalSign
- Best UK Operator, Globe Awards 2016
Superbreak star ratings are given as a guide to help you choose between our hotels and do not necessarily relate to those awarded by other organisations.
They symbolise the level of service and range of facilities that you can expect at the property; ranging from 1 star - hotels with the simplest range of facilities, to five stars - luxury hotels with a wider range of facilities.
Please note that different countries have different standards and star ratings may differ according to the country where the hotel is located.