Venice – a quaint city that is filled up by plenty of water. This is the most romantic city in the world and a great place for everyone even you are a solo traveler or a family. There are many exciting things to do in Venice with kids if you want to visit this city with your family. Above all, there are many good family hotels in Venice that you should know to make your trip to be perfect in this wonderful city of Italy.
There are no best places to stay in Venice for a family since most of the area is also a good neighborhood. Therefore, you only need to choose an area that you like or suitable for your travel plan. There are some most popular areas that you can consider for staying in Venice.
San Marco is the most central place in Venice that is very near many iconic landmarks such as Piazza San Marco and Basilica San Marco. This area is quite suitable if you love to investigate the beautiful churches or some art galleries.
Meanwhile, San Polo is quite charming with the view over the Rialto Bridge. This bridge connects the San Marco and San Polo across the Grand Canal. Therein, plenty of shops along the bridge and you can easy to find some adorable souvenirs for your kids.
Dorsoduro is a great place for sightseeing and nightlife is you love more fun and relaxing. This is a museum area with a lot of museums such as The Accademia. Besides that, there are some areas that you can check it out like Castello, Lido de Venezia, and Giudecca that is good for family stay too!
1. Hotel Saturnia & International
Hotel Saturnia & International is one of the best family hotels in Venice since it’s opened in 1908. The hotel’s decoration looks like a classical house that will make you feel an authentic Venice’s air. Besides that, they provide all the needed services for a family trip such as kids’ meals, a free crib for kids under 4 years old, and soundproof rooms. Meanwhile, the location is excellent when it only distance 200m from Palazzo Contarini del Bovolo and 300m from Santa Maria Della Salute Basilica. Also, the hotel is very near the San Marco stop and waterbus if you would like to try this unique transportation.
2. Hotel Palace Bonvecchiati
This is another hotel is located in San Marco which is near the opera houses and theatres of Venice – Teatro Goldoni. Also, it only 15 minutes walk to Venice Saint Mark’s Square from this hotel. If you love modern and elegant decoration, this should be a great choice for you. Besides that, they provide many activities for a family such as cooking class or theme dinner with a small extra fee. The family rooms are not so spacious but it’s warm and cozy, you can request a crib at EUR 25 per one per night.
3. Rosa Salva Hotel
Rosa Salva Hotel is one of our favorite family hotels in Venice. The design is wonderful in modern and rustic style. The rooms are so clean and warm with a stunning city view from the window. Besides that, it is not far from Piazza San Marco and St. Mark’s Basilica, you can walk there. However, the best things are service for kids when they can provide a free crib for kids up to 6 years old. Kids’ TV channels and babysitting also have. Don’t forget to request a soundproof room if you needed it!
4. Hotel San Moisè
If you want to experience staying in a Renaissance royal classical style place. Hotel San Moisè is the best place for you! They may bring you back to the Renaissance time with all the antique furniture and a tranquil garden in a courtyard. Therein, the breakfast is included in the rate, a free crib and free extra bed for kids up to 6 years old. Also, a wonderful thing that you can bring the pet into this place! Meanwhile, the check-in time is quite flexible when you can check-in anytime in a day. That sounds an amazing place that you could consider.
5. Antica Locanda Sturion Residenza d’Epoca
The hotel is located in San Polo that is quite suitable for an economic family trip. The room is spacious and airy, it’s decorated in a royal classical style since the 18th century. The location is the best when it’s not far from Rialto Bridge and Palazzo Contarini del Bovolo. Besides that, the special thing here is a multilingual library where you can enjoy learning about the history and art of Venice. The view that looks forward to the canal is so amazing! You should book this room if you love to enjoy it, but, be careful when climbing the stairs.
6. Palazzo Veneziano
The hotel is located in Dorsoduro and it is quite good for those who love sightseeing and the art galleries. This is one of the best choices for family hotels in Venice. The rooms are designed in a modern and elegant style with a nice city view. Besides that, it is not far from the S. Basilio ferry stop and easy to reach out to the Gallerie dell’ Accademia. The neighborhood is so convenient with many restaurants, cafes, and supermarkets around where you can find anything you need. However, a crib is not free, the extra cost is EUR 20 per one per night but the bed has adequate space and comfy.
7. Hotel Tiziano
The hotel located inside a 15th-century building with all decoration follows the Venetian style. If you come here with your family, you should book an apartment for more comfortable at a reasonable price. Therein, you can stay here up to 4 people and they have all the convenient things for your family with private soundproof rooms. They also offer a free crib for kids up to 6 years old, you should request when confirming your booking. Though the location is not extremely center, the neighborhood is quiet and tranquil for those who love to enjoy peace. Besides that, it is convenient to walk to the Piazzale Roma Ferry Station or Venice Santa Lucia Train Station. Don’t miss a chance to taste their breakfast, it is an excellent meal!
8. SHG Hotel Salute Palace
In general, the room is so clean in white and modern style. There is a nice view from the balcony and window even though it’s small but it’s airy. It is close to the ferry Salute Vaporetto stop and not far from Santa Maria Della Salute Basilica. For a family, the hotel can offer a free crib and extra bed for kids under 3 years old. On the other hand, the hotel has breakfast and you can pay extra to enjoy it. Otherwise, there are some good restaurants in this area and you should try some local food.
9. Hotel Bisanzio
Though this hotel looks small outside, it is so spacious and clean inside. The decoration is combined between traditional and modern. The hotel located in Castello and it’s only 10 minutes walk to St. Mark’s Square. Also, this is so convenient neighborhood with many restaurants and cafes around this area. They offer a free crib for kids up to 2 years old. While you are staying in this area, don’t forget to enjoy a nice view of the canal from The Bridge of Sighs.
10. Savoia & Jolanda
One of the most wonderful things of this hotel is the location and the staff. They are helpful and so nice during every moment of your family here. Besides that, the location is excellent when it’s near St. Mark’s Basilica and Piazza San Marco with only 15 minutes walk to there. They offer a free crib for kids 0-2 years old and the babysitting service. Pets are allowed and you may love the Venetian style rooms with the roof ceiling in wood. Also, the breakfast is great and you should try it at least once in their restaurant.
In general, it’s quite easy to find good family hotels in Venice for a family trip. You only need to check the location where is suitable for your plan and more convenience. Besides that, the decoration of each hotel is one of the prerequisites for travelers to choose the best one for their family. When you are in Venice you should experience Venice’s style in your own way.