Rialto Bridge stands out as the most famous bridges on the Grand Canal. The canal was constructed in the 16th century under the stewardship of Antonio da Ponte. It is reinforced by two ramps with shops adorning both sides of the bridge, all of which have portico coverage. The Rialto Bridge is today one of the main tourist attractions in Venice due to its rich heritage. The Venice hotels around this area also benefit a great deal from the bridge.
This is a three star hotel situated on the Grand Canal and faces the Rialto Bridge. The hotel offers a splendid view of the Bridge coupled with its excellent hospitality services. The rooms feature a unique décor with a free bottle of Prosseco each. The hot breakfast is served at the canal’s side bar, offering an unmatched view of Rialto. The 26 hotel rooms include a Superior double room that goes for E 130 and a family room costing E 155, a good rate for Venice hotels near Rialto.
The hotel is rated four-star and offers a spectacular view of the Rialto Bridge. It is situated next to the Grand Canal, with uniquely embellished rooms and suites. Crossing the canal ushers one to the famous Rialto markets. One can enjoy breakfast at the canal-view restaurant in the hotel or at the terrace during summers. The rooms have Satellite TV and internet, with multilingual staff at hand to offer any assistance. With 79 rooms, the hotel has rates that range from E170 for a classing double room to E 299 for a junior suite with Grand Canal view.
Hotel Palazzo Bembo
The hotel sits in an ancient building right next to the Rialto Bridge. The rooms are cozy with elegant furniture as well as satellite TV. The room also offers excellent views of both the bridge and the Grand Canal. Guests are treated with a breakfast served in spacious dining room that offers good views of the Grand Canal with room services in the offing. The hotel has six rooms with a double room going for E 269 and a triple room asking for E 329. All the rooms have canal view and the prices are inclusive of a rich buffet breakfast, a privilege not available in many Venice Hotels.
The Metropole is a five star hotel that prides of being one of the most luxurious hotels in Venice. It offers a good view of the Lagoon and is only a few strolls from St. Mark Square. The hotel has hosted many celebrities and offers a wide array of artistic furnishings and incredible collections. A gourmet cuisine is served in a serene ambiance. Free tea, fresh pastries, and cakes are also served. The hotel has 67 rooms with the cheapest double room costing E 385. An Exclusive Suite with Canal view makes one part with E 1100.
Hotel Foscari Palace
This four star hotel that sits in a refurbished palace that dates back to 1520 is only a few steps from Rialto Bridge. With a rooftop terrace, that offers an elaborate view of Venice. The hotel offers a hydro massage bath and a Jacuzzi LCD TVs and internet connection on every room. A breakfast awash with fresh produce is served. The hotel has 23 rooms. The rate for a Superior twin room is E 290 while a Classic Double Room goes for E 300, all inclusive of a buffet breakfast.