Overlooking the Grand Canal, the charming Hotel Canal is set in an old building alongside the most important waterway of Venice. Attractions such as the Basilica dei Friari, Scuola Grande di San Rocco and the Jewish Ghetto are only steps away; the Rialto Bridge can be reached within a 10-minute walk. World-famous Saint Mark's Square is within a leisurely 30-minute walk. The hotel is set opposite Santa Lucia train station and very close to Piazzale Roma.The rooms are very bright and inviting and feature 18th century furnishings as well as original flooring with lighting and mirrors made from Murano glass, creating the characteristic and elegant Venetian ambience. Guests can enjoy the hotel's beautiful flower garden, a very rare attribute for a Venice hotel. Other services and amenities include 24-hour reception, a bar and a lovely breakfast room. A wonderful place for a romantic getaway.