Aquamare

Venice
Bed & Breakfast
+39 328 0064953


Elegant B&B tucked down a quiet alleyway close to St Mark’s Square, with friendly hosts and a rooftop offering spectacular views of the city

Bedroom

4 rooms

Sleeps

Rooms sleep 2 – 3

The Experience

This modern B&B is set in an apartment in an 18th-century building, and has stylish green painted walls and décor that pays homage to both its name and the waters of the Venetian lagoon.

Warm and friendly Margherita runs the place along with her sister-in-law Luana, and will happily share her Venice must-dos with guests. Breakfast is a buffet with cereal, fresh fruit, eggs, bread, muffins and brioche from the local bakery, served in the breakfast room or outside on a little terrace. A few steps lead from here to a rooftop terrace with 360-degree views – the views of the sunset over St Mark’s and the Doge’s Palace are magical.

You’re a stone’s throw from St Mark’s Basilica, the National Archaeological Museum, Palazzo Ducale and the Bridge of Sighs. There are great restaurants on your doorstep: Osteria Sepa in Calle della Bissa, a 10-minute walk away, has excellent cicchetti, or small plates; for an out of this world food experience try the Michelin-starred Venissa near the island of Burano.

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We think you'll love

  • The location, the décor and lovely owner Margherita
  • The views of Venice from the roof terrace
  • The silence of the well soundproofed rooms
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You should know

  • There are a lot of stairs to climb
  • No children under 12
  • There are no wardrobes, only clothes racks

Essentials

  • Swimming pool
  • Hot tub
  • Garden
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Breakfast included
  • Breakfast available
  • Meals available
  • Vegetarian meals
  • Oven
  • Parking on premises
  • Free parking nearby
  • Accessible by public transport
  • WiFi
  • Television
  • Spa
  • Central heating
  • Limited mobility
  • Wheelchair access
  • Mobile reception
  • Hob
  • Bar
  • Barbecue
  • Licensed premises
  • Paid parking nearby
  • Air conditioning
  • Relaxation areas
  • Washing machine
  • Tennis court
  • Microwave oven
  • No smoking
  • Credit cards
  • Working farm
  • Owner has pets
  • Dishwasher
  • Pets welcome

Family friendly

  • Baby monitor
  • Books and toys
  • Children welcome
  • Babies welcome
  • Stair gates
  • High chair
  • Cot available

Nearby

  • Pub/bar within 3 miles
  • Restaurant within 3 miles
  • Shop within 3 miles

Activities

  • Bikes available
  • Food courses
  • Kayaking
  • Other courses
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Wild swimming

Information
& pricing

Booking information

Check in
1-6pm
Check out
11am
Booking restrictions
Minimum stay: 2 nights.
Closed
Christmas.
No smoking
Smoking not permitted anywhere in the property.
Meals
Restaurants 1-minute walk.

Pricing

Nightly price
from €120
1 Triple
From €200
3 Twin/doubles
From €120

Accommodation

Reviews

Stylish boutique B&B with helpful, friendly caring owners. Super location, yet quiet and peaceful. The rooftop terrace is an absolute dream.

Janine, Sawday's inspector

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Location

The neighbourhood

The B&B is set on Calle delle Rasse in San Marco, and as the word 'rasse' in Venetian dialect refers to the woollen cloth which was used in the past to cover the gondolas, it’s likely that the artisans making the 'rasse' once lived in the building. The nearest water bus stop, San Zaccaria Danieli, is convenient not only for the airport but the island of San Giorgio Maggiore.

Local points of interest from Margherita Pagan

  • A good start with a rich breakfast on our terrace with a glimpse of the San Marco basin.Indulge in an aperitif on our typical Venetian "altana" terrace, with the lights of the sunset behind Doge Palace, just relax after exploring the city
  • If you want to visit the Biennale, our location is ideal, a short energizing walk with the lagoon next to you will lead you to the Gardens and the ancient Arsenal, the heart of the international exhibition of Art and Architecture
  • A short walk takes you to Rialto with its typical and lively market, appreciates the colors of the seasons on our typical foods and taste the typical Venetian cicchetti in historic taverns
  • The nearest water bus stop, San Zaccaria Danieli, is convenient not only for the airport but for Biennale Expositions and the islands of San Giorgio Maggiore and San Servolo (Venice International University) .

Introducing

Margherita Pagan

Margherita is Venice born and bred and trained as an architect. Luana, her sister-in-law, ran a boutique shop in Venice for many years. The family bought the apartment that now houses the B&B in 2014. As it had been lying empty for a long time, it took 18 months of painstaking renovation to get it to the lovely condition it is in now.