10 Best Yacht And Boat Rentals In Venice, Italy - Updated 2021

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If the Atlantis was on land, it would probably look like Venice. This Italian lagoon has 118 islands in the northern end of the Adriatic Sea that are connected by 400 foot bridges and 170 boat canals including the Grand Canal, making accessibility easier for the populace as well as tourists. Accompanied by its vast culture and art, economy, and maritime history, the city of Venice started flourishing in the 10th century BCE when the first Veneti people inhabited the region. Now it looms with famous landmarks like the Piazza San Marco, La Fenice, and many more to continuously entertain and inspire people during their stay. Hence, here are some of the best yacht and boat accommodation you can book when you plan on visiting this magnificent city:

1. Paloroca Boat & Breakfast Venice (from 464 USD)

Usually the tag line goes as “bed & breakfast” or “breakfast in bed” but in this case, Paloroca does it differently. The accommodation is 18 minutes from the beach and is docked in the Sant’ Elena Marina. Offering 2 cabins, a kitchenette, and seating area, it can accommodate a total of 5 people that will enjoy Italian breakfast in this boat, as well as a cafe, and restaurants nearby.

Paloroca Boat&Breakfast Venice

Address: Campo della Chiesa 1, 30135 Venice, Italy (see map)

Price: from 464 USD

Star Rating: 4.5 Star

Travelers Review: Superb 9.4 (from 11 reviews)

2. Yacht Bert Venezia (from 267 USD)

This elegantly designed yacht with a length of approximately 30 m (98.4 ft.) offers 6 air-conditioned cabins to choose from that can accommodate a total of 12 guests. Aside from the variety of breakfast it offers like continental, Italian, vegetarian, and vegan, the yacht is also equipped with a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom for each cabin. It can be located 7 minutes from Sant'Elena Water Bus Stop by foot, which is good for accessibility of the city, and a 5-minute walk from Biennale Gardens to enjoy the beauty of nature Venice has to offer.

Yacht Bert Venezia

Address: Nuova Marina di Sant'Elena, Castello, 30132 Venice, Italy (see map)

Price: from 267 USD

Star Rating: 4.5 Star

Travelers Review: Fabulous 8.9 (from 270 reviews)

3. Venezia Boat San Marco (from 129 USD)

A 12-minute walk from the beach and this classically designed boat with shiny wooden accents awaits your stay. This accommodation is great for high-energy tourists as it is near museums of art and culture as well as the town that is always open for exploration. Cabin rentals comes with fully equipped bathrooms along with free toiletries and a delicious variety of buffet type breakfast every morning. Trying out local cuisines is easy as there is an on-site restaurant to fill your appetite.

Venezia Boat San Marco

Address: Campo della Chiesa, Castello 1, Castello, 30100 Venice, Italy (see map)

Price: from 129 USD

Star Rating: 4.5 Star

Travelers Review: Superb 9.0 (from 121 reviews)

4. Tiggie (from 152 USD)

Couples will not encounter any problems booking a cabin in this boat that is near major landmarks in the city. Hence, to explore the city is a necessity when you want to stay here. Some of the closest landmarks are the St. Elena Station for transportation, La Biennale Garden, Basilica San Marco, and many more, which you will not be able to explore all in one day. Each cabin accommodates only 2 people and is all equipped with private bathrooms and free toiletries. The living area and kitchenette help fellow tourists to mingle with each other and hopefully create new and wonderful relationships.


Address: Marina Santelena (dock 24/B), 30132 Venice, Italy (see map)

Price: from 152 USD

Star Rating: 4.5 Star

Travelers Review: Fabulous 8.9 (from 94 reviews)

5. Enjoy Holidays (from 100 USD)

The name “Enjoy Holidays” speaks for itself as this beautifully designed boat features a dining area, flat-screen TV, and 2 private bathrooms with a shower and hairdryer. A kitchenette with a microwave also makes preparing food and eating leftovers from a famous Italian restaurant you stumbled on during your adventure or breakfast you did not get the chance to have when you rushed to see the sun reflect towering landmarks. So get ready to “enjoy holidays” in this boat located 2.6 kilometers (1.62 mi) from Basilica San Marco.

Enjoy Holidays

Address: 1 Campo della Chiesa, Castello, 30132 Venice, Italy (see map)

Price: from 100 USD

Star Rating: 4 Star

Travelers Review: Very Good 8.3 (from 20 reviews)

6. Yacht Diva (from 127 USD)

A diva is a person exuding great style and personality with confidence and expressing their own style without letting others influence who they are or who they want to be. Simply put, it is a person whose character makes them stand out from the rest. Now put it in the perspective of a boat being a “diva.” This boat is consistent when it comes to the simplicity of its design and the essentials it openly offers to both locals and tourists hoping to have a quick getaway, and it can be located near La Biennale.

Yacht Diva

Address: Campo Chiesa 1, Castello, 30132 Venezia, Italia, 30132 Venice, Italy (see map)

Price: from 127 USD

Star Rating: 4 Star

Travelers Review: Very Good 8.0 (from 47 reviews)

7. Bed & Boat Pinta 6 (from 91 USD)

Providing accommodation 3 kilometers (1.86 mi) from the historic center, Bed & Boat Pinta 6 features air-conditioned cabins with a shared bathroom with a shower. Common areas include a sundeck, a living room with a flat-screen TV, and a kitchenette equipped with a microwave and kettle. Essentials are complete in this boat and are also near many landmarks like the Museum of Naval History, public beach, La Fenice and many more.

Bed&Boat Pinta 6

Address: Campo della Chiesa 3, Castello, 30121 Venice, Italy (see map)

Price: from 91 USD

Star Rating: 4 Star

Travelers Review: Very Good 8.0 (from 26 reviews)

8. Boat Venice Hotel (from 513 USD)

This boat offers cabins that can accommodate a total of 12 people, which is great for a large family or a group of friends, especially when you plan a grand trip to Venice. It also serves local Italian cuisines plus great tasting coffee. The boat is quite large because of its 18-meter (59 foot) length, which means it has a lot of room for living, dining, and relaxing.

Boat Venice Hotel

Address: Darsena Sant'Elena C2, 30132 Venice, Italy (see map)

Price: from 513 USD

Star Rating: 3 Star

Travelers Review: 6.7 (from 6 reviews)

9. Venezia Boat & Breakfast Caicco Freedom (from USD 97)

Beach bums are excellent guests for this accommodation because of how near it is to the beach. It only takes 3 minutes’ walk to get there, and it features a sun terrace and free Wi-Fi for the convenience and relaxation of guests. Cabins have carpet flooring and a heating system as to not get cold, especially in the mornings. Furthermore, continental and buffet breakfast is offered along with hot drinks, thirst-quenching juices, pastries, and more to start your day right and explore the city with a lot of energy.

Venezia Boat & Breakfast Caicco Freedom

Wifi Available

Address: Giudecca, 212
Accommodates: 3

Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Terrace Non-smoking rooms Family rooms VIP room facilities Internet services Express check-in/check-out

10. Sherazade (from USD 91)

With a lot of restaurants, cafes, and bars to choose from, enthusiasts of Italian cooking will want to stay in this place. There are several varieties of breakfast to choose from. Otherwise, you can experiment with your own recipe in the kitchen, since buying ingredients is accessible in markets like the Punta Gialla. The accommodation can be found in Cavallino-Treporti harbour and is 1.2 kilometers (0.746 mi) from the Ferry Station. It offers free Wi-Fi and a barbeque, because of the on-site restaurant and grill. One way to end your day is to get along with friends and acquaintances at the minibar and chill throughout your stay.

Sherazade Sailinvenice

Wifi Available

Address: Lungomare San Felice
Accommodates: 6

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Newspapers Garden

The artistic city

Venice is a great place to visit because it is full of places to see and explore. The art, history, culture, and especially the food is enough reason to go here, and if you plan to visit, the list above will help you choose accommodations and will speed up the planning process. Instead of looking for hours and hours, this list helps you narrow it down to 10. You can further narrow it down to cater to your preferences and hopefully, you will enjoy every bit of it.

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