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Expert reviews of cheap hotels in Venice

Welcome to EuroCheapo’s guide to cheap hotels in Venice and throughout Europe. Our editors have followed every canal and alleyway, hunting down the best inexpensive accommodation options. We inspect and photograph the hotels, then share it all with you in our reviews.

Although most hotels in Venice tend to be very pricey, the city does offer a decent number of small one- and two-star hotels with rates that can be surprisingly affordable. Many of these come equipped with tons to Venetian charm, to boot! Keep reading...

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Our guide to Venice on a budget

Want more ways to keep your trip affordable? Check out the articles in our city guide and in our Venice blog, which is regularly updated with information on free and cheap things to do, cheap eats, and more.

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From our Venice blog

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Our top 20 reviewed hotels in Venice

Editor's Picks Name Price User rating

Editor's Pick
Albergo San Samuele, Venice

The super-cheapo San Samuele blends the boutique and antique.

7.8 Guest Rating

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$53

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Editor's Pick
Albergo Doni, Venice

The Albergo Doni is pure cheapo, a modest, family-run pension, situated in a 16th-century building very close to St. Mark’s Square.

8.1 Guest Rating

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$66

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Editor's Pick
Pensione Guerrato, Venice

Offering a fabulous location and that extra something special, the Pensione Guerrato has long been a EuroCheapo fave.

8.9 Guest Rating

From

$131

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Editor's Pick
Hotel Bernardi Semenzato, Venice

The family-run Hotel Bernardi Semenzato boasts a cozy atmosphere and a convenient location near the Rialto Bridge. 

8.0 Guest Rating

From

$63

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Editor's Pick
Antica Locanda Montin, Venice

The Antica Locanda Montin is a family-run restaurant and inn. It's a bit dated but has its charms, espeically the artwork scattered throughout.

7.6 Guest Rating

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$79

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Editor's Pick
Casa per Ferie Santa Maria della Pieta, Venice

Situated on the top floor of a 14th-century orphanage, the Casa per Ferie Santa Maria della Pieta offers 15 simple guest rooms and a truly unique experience.

From

$131

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Editor's Pick
Casa Peron, Venice

We can't stop singing the praises of the friendly, artsy and affordable Casa Peron.

8.0 Guest Rating

From

$66

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Editor's Pick
Hotel Al Vagon, Venice

The yellow damask walls in the front lobby of the Hotel Al Vagon set the scene for the simple, charming, and super-central Cannaregio hotel.

7.8 Guest Rating

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$79

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Hotel Ariel Silva, Venice

The simple and affordable Hotel Ariel Silva has a prime Cannareggio location just off the main drag, within walking distance to just about everything in Venice.

7.0 Guest Rating

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$53

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Editor's Pick
Locanda Art Deco, Venice

Situated in a palazzo from the Belle Epoque era, the Locanda Art Deco is equal parts historic and hip. 

8.5 Guest Rating

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$85

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Editor's Pick
Locanda Al Leon, Venice

Located a minute away from San Marco and just off a happening little campo, the Locanda al Leon hotel packs in the charm (and history).

9.0 Guest Rating

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$92

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Locanda Fiorita, Venice

The Fiorita offers 10 happy rooms, housed in a 15th-century red palazzo on the Campiello Novo.

8.4 Guest Rating

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$105

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Editor's Pick
Hotel Ai Do Mori, Venice

The Hotel Ai Do Mori is the closest thing to sleeping inside San Marco's Basilica, but simple enough to keep you on a proper Cheapo budget.

From

$53

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Editor's Pick
Hostel Domus Civica, Venice

If you're traveling to Venice in the summer, the Domus Civica (a college residence furing the school year) is an awesome hostel steal.

7.7 Guest Rating

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$79

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Editor's Pick
Hotel Minerva e Nettuno, Venice

The one-star Hotel Minerva & Nettuno caters to a variety of travelers and budgets, with a range of room types and a convenient location.

From

$59

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Editor's Pick
Hotel Galleria, Venice

The Galleria is a sweet old place with antique furnishings, creaky hardwood floors, and no television in sight.

8.4 Guest Rating

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$105

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Editor's Pick
Bed and Breakfast Corte Campana, Venice

Situated in a fabulous palazzo with more than 600 years of history, the Bed and Breakfast Corte Campana feels like a real home, complete with three lovely rooms and a friendly owner (who grew up in the place).

From

$98

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Editor's Pick
Locanda Silva, Venice

The sweet Locanda Silva offers 23 simple rooms in a historic building not far from San Marco.

7.7 Guest Rating

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$66

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Editor's Pick
Ostello Santa Fosca, Venice

A bare-bones student lodging, the Ostello Santa Fosca isn't for everyone, but its unique historic building make for an experience, and its rock-bottom rates can't be beat. 

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$39

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Editor's Pick
Hotel Santa Lucia, Venice

Located a five-minute stroll from the Santa Lucia train station, and just down a palm-tree-lined alleyway, the 15-room Hotel Santa Lucia feels like a Miami breeze.

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$66

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