5 Cheap hotels in Venice with great locations

When planning a budget trip to Venice, you might dread booking a hotel far flung from the best sights the city has to offer. Finding an affordable hotel where you can walk to everything you want to see can be a challenge.

Luckily, we’ve compiled some of our favorite cheap hotels near Venice’s top sights, so you can enjoy a top-notch location (and quality hotel!) without a big hit to your wallet.

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5 Cheap hotels in Venice with great locations

Are you ready to go sightseeing in Venice? Check in to these five cheap hotels in Venice to experience the best of the city!

Pensione Guerrato

Antique touches are everywhere you look at Pensione Guerrato.

Near Rialto Bridge

Pensione Guerrato

San Polo 240/A
Neighborhood: San Polo
User rating: 8.7
Doubles starting at $92

Venetian antiques and knickknacks lend character to the clean and comfortable Pensione Guerrato just steps from the famous Rialto Bridge. Free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, and a complimentary breakfast sweeten the deal, and guests can even save more euros by booking one of the rooms with shared bathrooms.

The building dates back to 1287, also ensuring that you’ll experience plenty of old-world charm during your stay. Read our full review here.

Hotel Ai Do Mori

You won’t soon forget the view from Hotel Ai Do Mori!

Next to Saint Mark’s Square

Hotel Ai Do Mori

Calle Larga 658
Neighborhood: San Marco
User rating: 8.5
Doubles starting at $89

One of our favorite hotel crushes, the Hotel Ai Do Mori offers cheapo prices in a wonderful location across a tiny street from Saint Mark’s Square. Despite climbing quite a few stairs to get there, the room at the top of the hotel offers guests incredible views from a private terrace.

Free Wi-Fi and air conditioning are included in the list of amenities, and while there’s no breakfast, guests can enjoy their morning meal at one of the several nearby cafés. Read more about Hotel Ai Do Mori here.

Al Gazzettino

Six rooms at Hotel Al Gazzettino offer canal views.

Grand Canal

Hotel Al Gazzetino

San Marco 4971
Neighborhood: San Marco
User rating: 8.4
Doubles starting at $125

This three-star hotel has classic Venetian style and some surprisingly good deals, especially for those who book early. After a free breakfast, head out the door and walk to the Grand Canal in just two minutes! To wake up to a lovely view, request one of the six rooms that overlook the canal. Read the full review here.

Albergo San Samuel

An airy room overlooking the rooftops of Venice at Albergo San Samuel.

Near the Accademia Gallery

Albergo San Samuel

Salizada San Samuele 3358
Neighborhood: San Marco
User rating: 8.8
Doubles starting at $103

The uniquely stylish Albergo San Samuel offers rooms that combine period furniture and modern, boutique-style design for a fun, artsy aesthetic that won’t break the bank. Amenities are simple, but those looking to stay connected can be comforted by the free Wi-Fi.

The hotel also offers a lounge where guests can mingle with each other. The spectacular Accademia Gallery is just a five-minute walk away. Read more about the hotel here.

Venice Train Station View

The view from Santa Lucia Station in Venice. Photo: Lacey

Next to Santa Lucia Train Station

Hotel Santa Lucia

Cannaregio 358, Calle della Misericordia
Neighborhood: Cannaregio
User rating: N/A (no online booking)
Doubles starting at $57

Simple, sun-drenched rooms at the Hotel Santa Lucia provide guests with a relaxing home base at an ideal location by the main train station in Venice. In warmer months, you can enjoy the hotel’s air conditioning and lush garden. Although rates are already cheapo-friendly, you can really save by reserving one of the rooms with a shared bathroom.

The hotel does not accept online reservations, but you can read the full review and learn how to book a room here.

More budget hotel options in Venice

Looking for more budget-friendly hotels in Venice? Check out our full list of cheap hotels in Venice.