Yes, Venice is expensive. But it also contains plenty of overlooked cheap and charming hotels — like these five options. Photo: Booking.com
Ah, Venice. Just picture yourself strolling through the romantic streets and sitting down to a delicious Italian dinner along the canals.
But what about your hotel? It’s easy to spend a fortune if you’re not careful, but luckily, it’s also possible to find a cheap and charming hotel in Venice. Before you lay down a few hundred dollars for a night’s stay, browse through our budget hotel listings to find rooms as low as $47 per night.
Here are five of our favorite cheap hotels in Venice that have an old Venetian charm to them. All of them receive excellent guest reviews and put you close to many of the popular attractions in Venice. Just book as early as possible to find the best price!
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5 cheap and charming hotels in Venice
Casa Cosmo Lodging House
Address: San Marco 4976
Rates from $74
For one of the best deals in Venice, book a room at Casa Cosmo Lodging House. Nestled away on a tiny street near the Rialto Bridge, tracking down this hard-to-find hotel is well worth it. Breakfast of coffee and a brioche is delivered right to your room every morning. Head to the rooftop terrace to relax before or after a day of sightseeing.
So what’s the catch? They only have five rooms, so it can be hard to find a reservation for your vacation dates. Read the full review.
Locanda Art Deco
Address: San Marco 2966
Rates from $70
Spend your evenings away from the throngs of tourists at this guesthouse featuring early 20th-century style. Tucked away near Campo Santo Stefano, the rooms here come with beautiful private bathrooms, free Wi-Fi, and a free continental breakfast. There are only six rooms, so book ahead to find the best deal. Read the full review.
Address: S. Polo – Calle Pezzana – 2160
Rates from $67
You’ll love the friendly and welcoming staff at this simple one-star hotel near Campo San Polo. Every room includes a private bathroom plus free Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, and a TV. The cheapest rooms are quite small, but with free breakfast and rates well below $100, this is one of the better deals in Venice. Read the full review.
Address: San Marco 4971
Rates from $69
Located just a few minutes from Rialto Bridge, this three-star hotel has classic Venetian-style rooms with free breakfast. Although rates can be unpredictable, if you book a non-refundable room, you can lock in a super cheap price. Six rooms have canal views, but you’ll pay extra for those. Read the full review.
Locanda SS. Giovanni e Paolo
Address: Castello, Barbaria Dele Tole, 6401
Rates from $47 for a single room
This popular budget hotel proves you don’t have to spend a fortune to stay in a beautiful 18th-century palazzo. An intimate guesthouse overflowing with Venetian style, the six rooms are surprisingly spacious. You won’t find a TV or phone, but there is air conditioning and Wi-Fi in the public areas. Read the full review.
More budget hotels in Venice
Want to see more hotel options? Read all of our editor’s picks in our guide to budget hotels in Venice.
Do you have a favorite cheap hotel in Venice? Let us know in the comments section below!