Find the best place to stay — Castello

Where to stay around Castello?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,538 holiday lettings near Castello. From 1,360 apartments to 90 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Castello is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Castello?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Castello:

  • San Marco: 1,765 holiday homes
  • Cannaregio: 1,737 holiday homes
  • Dorsoduro: 1,599 holiday homes
  • San Polo: 1,786 holiday homes
  • Giudecca: 1,190 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Castello?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Castello. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Venetian Arsenal: 3,010 holiday lettings
  • Giardini della Biennale: 3,029 holiday lettings
  • Scuola Grande di San Marco: 2,998 holiday lettings
  • San Pietro di Castello: 2,993 holiday lettings
  • Basilica di San Giovanni e Paolo: 3,022 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Castello listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Castello?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,360 apartments in Castello. Our other popular types of Castello holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 90 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 5 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including boats and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Castello?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Castello. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Holidaymakers searching for holiday rentals in Castello also enquired about apartments in San Marco, apartments in Cannaregio and apartments in San Polo

    Make A Holiday Rental Apartment in Castello, Venice City Centre, Italy, Your Home Away From Home

    Mention the romantic city of Venice, and immediately, scenes of Romeo and Juliet come to mind, as well as canals and gondolas. Whilst there is certainly an aspect of this in the Italian city, there is also so much more besides. By staying in an apartment in Venice city centre, you will be right in the heart of things, and be easily able to explore this fascinating and unique place. All self catering accommodation in Castello, Venice, is of a wonderful standard, meaning that you will have all the creature comforts of home whilst you are on vacation.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Castello, Venice City Centre, Italy

    Holidays in Castello, Venice, have so much to offer that it is almost hard to know where you should begin. Probably the area that is most visited, is the San Marco piazza. This area, dedicated to San Marco, or Saint Mark in English is surrounded by amazing buildings such as the San Marco basilica, and amazing clock tower and much more besides. Leading off from the piazza, or square, are many streets which have enough shops to keep even the most frenzied of shoppers in a state of ecstasy! A trip to Venice is not complete without a gondola ride on one of the canals of course, and many a tourist has been tempted to sing “Just one Cornetto” whilst doing so!

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Castello, Venice City Centre, Italy

    Being a city centred on a series of islands and connected by canals, water transport is all important here. Nowadays, there is a very good water bus service that can provide an easy way to get around, and enables you to see the city in greater detail. You will be able to take a trip out to specialist glass making areas (e.g. Murano), as well as visit the many museums which will add to your knowledge of this fascinating place. Catching a concert in Venice is highly recommended, and there are normally various performances going on, from the amateur to the professional recitals of composers such as Vivaldi. Although your self catering accommodation in Castello will have everything that you need in order to cater for yourself, a visit to one of the quality restaurants will be an experience in itself.

    Weather in Castello, Venice City Centre, Italy

    Holidays in Castello can be taken at any time of year, but some months are undoubtedly better than others. From spring to early summer is probably the most pleasant time of year to visit, with the humidity and heat of July and August not being present. The autumn can be a time of seasonal thunderstorms, which can cause some of the canals to rise quite dramatically in height. Winter time can see the temperatures drop almost to zero at times, but in a way, adds to the romance, especially on a gondola!

    Travel to Castello, Venice City Centre, Italy

    Travellers on their holidays in Castello, Venice, will more likely than not arrive by air. The Marco Polo airport (VCE) is located just 12 km outside of the city, and most of the major airlines fly into here from cities around the world. Alitalia, British Airways, Jet2, easyJet and Ryan Air fly into Venice from airports such as London Gatwick (LGW), East Midlands (EMA), Bristol (BRS), Birmingham (BHX) and Newcastle(NCL).

    Attractions in and around Castello

    First time in Castello and looking for things to do? Don't miss landmarks such as Basilica di San Giovanni e Paolo, and unique cultural highlights such as Mexican Pavilion at the Venice Biennale and Naval History Museum. You can take a shopping trip to Auchan, Jesolo Lido and Pescheria al minuto di Chioggia. To discover the region's top popular attractions, head to St. Mark's Basilica, Rialto Bridge and Bridge of Sighs during your stay. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region such as Doge's Palace, St. Mark's Square or St Mark's Campanile to your agenda.