Find the best place to stay — San Marco

Where to stay around San Marco?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,757 holiday lettings near San Marco. From 1,554 apartments to 108 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 San Marco is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • St. Mark's Square: 3,007 holiday lettings
  • San Samuele Square: 3,014 holiday lettings
  • Palazzo Cavalli-Franchetti: 3,025 holiday lettings
  • La Fenice Opera House: 3,031 holiday lettings
  • Palazzo Malipiero: 3,026 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around San Marco 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 San Marco?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,554 apartments in San Marco. Our other popular types of San Marco holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 108 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 5 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in San Marco?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in San Marco. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make A Holiday Rental Apartment in San Marco, Venice, Italy, Your Home Away From Home

    If you are thinking of visiting Venice, and really want to stay at the heart of things, then the San Marco district is the ideal place to take a holiday rental apartment. This is the busy, bustling and sometimes chaotic centre of Venice that every tourist at one point or another will visit. Pick the location of your apartment well, and your holidays in San Marco, Venice, will have the best of both worlds – peace and quiet at night, and close access to all the main tourist sites by day.

    Things to Do on Holiday in San Marco, Venice, Italy

    The San Marco district, or Saint Mark district, is famous for its imposing piazza and the surrounding buildings. One visit here soon proves why, and despite the amount of tourists during the high season, it is still a remarkable place. Dominating the piazza on its eastern face, is the huge basilica of Saint Mark, with huge arches and marble décor, you will need to make sure that your camera is fully charged and has enough space for plenty of photos! After a sit down at one of the many cafés and bars on the piazza, you could carry on to the clock tower, and then perhaps carry on wandering around the streets that lead off in pursuit of some retail therapy in the many shops.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in San Marco, Venice, Italy

    It goes without saying, that your holidays in San Marco, Venice, would not be complete without a Gondola trip along one of the canals. If you are going to do this, don’t do it on day one, but rather leave it a few days so that you can ascertain the best place to take a ride. The most touristy offerings are not always the best! The canal system is such a vital part of Venice, that a visit to one of the museums dedicated to recording the history of the city would not go amiss. Add on to this art galleries and musical offerings featuring the works of Vivaldi, and you will soon wish you had booked extra time in order to do and see more of this fascinating place.

    Weather in San Marco, Venice, Italy

    Staying at self catering accommodation in San Marco, Venice, is popular all the year around, due to the generally good weather. That said, some months are definitely better than others. July and August can seem a little too hot and humid for those people travelling from the United Kingdom and other parts of Northern Europe, whilst the winter months can seem a little chilly. Spring and Autumn make for the most pleasant times to visit, although it pays to be aware that late autumn can see heavy thunderstorms which can cause some of the canals to overflow.

    Travel to San Marco, Venice, Italy

    As you would expect from a major city, Venice is well connected through its international airport, meaning that flights into Marco Polo (VCE) come in from virtually every capital city and many major other ones besides. British Airways, Ryan Air, easyJet and BMI Baby fly into Venice from airports such as London Gatwick (LGW), Birmingham (BHX), Manchester (MAN), Glasgow (GLA) and Bristol (BRS).

    Attractions in and around San Marco

    Looking for places to see while you're in San Marco? Don't miss landmarks such as St. Mark's Basilica and Rialto Bridge, and unique cultural highlights such as Correr Civic Museum and Fortuny Museum. You can take a shopping trip to Auchan, Jesolo Lido and Pescheria al minuto di Chioggia. Activities around the area include Salute Waterbus, San Toma Waterbus and Accademia Waterbus. Other popular places to visit in town include St Mark's Campanile, St. Mark's Square and Doge's Palace.