Best hostels in Venice/Italy
Venice is unique and historical city in Italy you probably heard about or saw it in a movie. If it appears in your travel itinerary as well, you are in the right place as we would like to represent the best hostels Venice in Italy offers.
This Italian city is really unique as much as it is popular among people, which visit Venice each year in an enormous amount. But, we cannot blame them, as the architecture, historic value and this “on the water floating” city is definitely a tourist magnet!
Not sure if you are aware that Venice and the lagoons along are a part of UNESCO since 1987. Also, the Film festival, Venice Carnival or Biennale di Venezia are very attractive to see – so many reasons to see it on your own eyes!
If there are still not enough reasons to visit Venice, the romantic atmosphere of the canals and gondolas running on them makes this city the paradise for couples as well. Or, if you are not so romantic and looking for a reason to visit Venice – we assure you the building, atmosphere, and islands in the Venice lagoon are simply so attractive so it worths to visit this place at least once in your life.
As of the hostels in Venice, you will find out there is a lot of great, very modern properties within a few minutes’ distances from all the main sightseeing. It is just up to you if you prefer a more private property or more noisy, party hostel. All those in our list are very well evaluated by former visitors (unfortunately I have not tried any of those yet, but probably someday will have the chance), so you can be sure whatever you choose, you will be satisfied. Read carefully whether the hostel offers towels and linen so you don‘t need to spend money e.g. for towel hire.
Let‘s now look at what are the best hostels Venice offers!
This hostel is located at the main transport hub in Mestre – the main train station – giving you access to the heart of Venice in a matter of minutes. Wombat’s CITY HOSTEL is a part of the hostel chain with more than 20 years of experience and offers safe, clean, quality accommodations in spacious dorm rooms with ensuite bathroom and individual lockers in dorms for personal belongings. Each bed has its own reading lamp and power socket.
For a very reasonable price, you can enjoy free linen (but take your own towel with you), wi-fi within the whole property, fully equipped guest kitchen, luggage room, welcome drink and air condition in each room. You can have breakfast for an additional fee. There are also bike rentals available as well as laundry services.
Former visitors appreciate helpful staff, great atmosphere, and cleanness, location and city center connection.
15 minutes from St. Mark‘s square just around the corner from the city’s buzzing nightlife district you can find this unique hostel with a very special atmosphere and design. This property offers dorms and female-only dorms as well as private rooms. It also offers free linen and towels and you can find modern en-suite bathrooms in each room. There are also security lockers for the luggage available.
Meals and free tea and coffee are available in on-site café as well as free wi-fi within the whole property. You can also join a free walking tour through Venice to discover all you need to see when visiting Venice. Nearby you’ll find local grocery shops, little bars, and restaurants. 24 hours opened reception as well as luggage storage is also one of the features this property offers.
Former visitors appreciate a great and unique atmosphere, helpful staff and great location.
#3 Anda Venice
It’s easy to meet fellow travelers in such a bright and airy hostel as is Anda Venice! You’ll probably love the industrial-chic interior – the whole hostel is designed for travelers to be sociable, with big tables in the kitchen (complete with a breakfast area and dishwasher) and even an urban garden. There are also other common areas as café, games room and laid-back bar with a patio – all ideal for meeting people to swap your stories with!
This hostel is located in Venice Mestre, a 3-minute walk to the station of the same name, so you can reach the main Stazione di Venezia Santa Lucia by train in 12 minutes. From here, you can wander to the intricate Piazza San Marco or Venice’s central square with its famous clock tower.
There is a 24-hours reception plus an ATM you can withdraw cash from, there are luggage storage and a laundry room, including a washer and dryer, in case you need to start re-wearing your outfit. Free wi-fi within the whole property is a sure thing.
All rooms have security lockers, you can choose between female or mixed dorms, accessed by key cards, and linen’s included (take the towel with you). There’s air-con, too, for those sweltering Italian nights, and a socket and handy reading light beside each bed.
Be aware there are parties each night due to their bar is open for locals as well so ask for a higher floor room if you would like to sleep calmly (and don‘t forget the earplugs as we mentioned in our previous post about staying in a hostel).
This is really unique property, decorated in simple and essential style, offering mostly double rooms (so very suitable for couples) and some dorms for a small number of people, situated in the historic center of Venice – so great starting point to discover this vibrant city!
Linen and towels are included, you can enjoy free Wi-fi and luggage storage as well (just read carefully about the check-in office open hours). Former visitors appreciate cleanness and staff as well as the strategic position of this property. Breakfast is not included in the price, there is air-conditioning, fridge, and hairdryer available in the rooms.
Nearby the property you can find some interesting locations to do shopping or to spend pleasant evenings in typical Venitian pubs or do romantic walks along the Venetian canals.
Generator hostel Venice is the perfect place to stay if you’re looking for a great view. Located just off the main island, you’ll have the chance to take in Venice in all its glory from across the water. It’s the perfect destination and a great place to socialize and reflect on your experiences of the day. This property won the award of the most popular
Choose from a great selection of rooms, from Dorms to Quads, to Private en-suites with innovative mod cons like a USB port and your own LED light for late-night reading. Fast and free Wi-Fi is available.
Linen is included in the price, but take your towel with you. There is also ATM available, 24 hours reception, luggage storage, laundry facilities, bar, restaurant, and a vending machine. This hostel is the winner of the prize for the Best hostel in Venice in the years 2015 – 2018 so it definitely worths considering staying in this hostel!