5 Airbnbs near St Mark’s Basilica to Explore Venice

View of Saint Marks from lagoon Venice

St Mark’s Basilica is the top landmark of Venice. Situated exactly in the heart of the city, booking an Airbnb near St Mark’s Basilica will give you the chance to conveniently discover the city’s major attractions. Moreover, you will be able to try some of the best restaurants in Italy, while in the evening you’ll sleep comfortably in a quiet neighborhood.

From the cherry-picked choices of Airbnbs we found for you, you will be able to sip your coffee in the morning looking at the Saint Mark’s bell tower and the beautiful Basilica, the heart of Venice history. This church was built originally as the private chapel of the Doge during the Venetian Republic. Gold mosaics cover floors and walls of the Basilica, as a symbol of power and wealth of the “Serenissima Republic of Venice”, “the happiest Republic”. You cannot miss a visit to the Basilica, since you will be just few steps away! For a proper visit, tickets are available for you at the link below. Additionally, renting an accommodation in this strategic position, you will be able to reach in few minutes many other Venetian attractions: the Doge’s Palace, the iconic Bridge of Sighs, the Rialto Bridge, some of the best galleries and museums in the world, as well as the most fashionable shops. 

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This is the perfect apartment for a couple or a family who wants to enjoy the authentic Venetian atmosphere in a very quiet and comfortable place! The location is strategic, just few seconds away from Saint Mark’s Basilica. The apartment is spacious and well equipped, with modern style furniture. You’ll be able to drink your Italian espresso in the morning looking directly at the Saint Mark’s bell tower while still in your pajamas.

What Others are Saying

Reinhard said: This is the perfect place! The apartment looks exactly as on the photos. The location is incredibly good and suitable to discover Venice – just a few steps from San Marco Square and the vaporetto lines. Totally recommended!”

If you want to relax on your balcony after a long day of walking and drink an aperitivo while looking at the Venetian rooftops, this is the apartment for you. Situated in the city center and with easy accessibility to restaurants, shops and supermarkets, the Airbnb is situated in a 1600s palace with private garden. You will not find many options like this one in the heart of Venice.

What Others are Saying

Hassan said: “Absolutely a lovely place to stay, very clean, everything was well and truly prepared for us, it was much better than we expected!”

This elegant apartment is located in a very privileged position, just few steps away from Saint Mark’s Basilica, and has a private courtyard. This ensures your whole stay will be very quiet and peaceful. You will have the entire home for yourself. From the living room you will be able to enjoy the view of Saint Mark’s bell tower, and additionally a balcony on the canal will make this Venetian experience really unforgettable.

What Others are Saying

Susie said: “This is an amazing location and the size can’t be beat! Huge apartment and so close to San Marco. Love Venice!! A beautiful city and a beautiful place to stay!”

The Airbnb has been recently renovated with the intent of keeping the authentic Venetian style in a modern-style concept. The result is very original! This Airbnb near St Mark’s Basilica and in a secluded courtyard, gives the guests the possibility to enjoy Venice at its fullest during the day and still sleep in peace during the night.

What Others are Saying

Scott and Chris said: “The apartment location was unbeatable – so conveniently placed to get anywhere on Venice, and so easy to find our way back to at the end of a day’s exploring the city. The apartment itself was absolutely beautiful – the furnishings and decor were very stylish, not to mention comfortable. I thoroughly recommend staying here, and we will stay again if we return to Venice.”

Beautiful spacious apartment located on the top floor, which gives the best view of the Saint Mark’s bell tower. The interior design and the architecture make this stay just a unique one, with also views of the canals and rooftops of this magical city. It offers also a terrace where it is possible to dine during spring and summer nights, while looking at the city.

What Others are Saying

Eugenie said: “This place is absolutely stunning ! Exactly as it appears on the pictures. We had a marvelous stay. I recommend it to anyone travelling to Venice. Everything was perfect and the owners, very very charming and ready to help at anytime. A dream come true!”