We are an Anglo-Italian family of travellers and we spent our holidays in many places around Europe, visiting many B&Bs and house-farms.
Our Faronhof bed and breakfast is located near to the center of Venice., we are based in the Venice area of the Riviera Del Brenta, where all the famous Palladian Villas are situated, 20 minutes bus ride from Venice Piazzale Roma, the bus terminal. We are only 800 meters from the bus stops going to Venice, which can be reached in 20 minutes (the bus leaves every 30 minutes, the last one from Venice at 24.00).
At our bed and breakfast accommodation guests will be welcomed in a pleasant and familiar environment, enjoying all modern comforts while at the same time enjoying the peace and tranquillity of a house with a private garden. If you're looking for a relatively inexpensive accommodation in Venice, our homely bed and breakfast is a great choice. Offering two tastefully done up rooms with amenities like television and wi-fi internet access, the place offers you more than your money's worth. You can enjoy a barbecue with your family or just laze about in the charming little garden behind the house. Free bikes, bus tickets and organised excursions to the popular tourist sites around the city are some of the other services that we offer. Venice centre, Padua, Treviso and other important areas are close at hand. We would like to share with other people the good experiences we had by travelling on the cheap and getting the opportunity to meet many new friends and get in contact with lots of other cultures. Cyclists and motorcyclists are more than welcome.
Our rooms are clean and newly refurbished, we offer one room with private bathroom and one room with shared bathroom. All rooms have free internet access and free satellite tv, a wardrobe, a desk, a chair and a sofa chair. An extra bed can be added at separate cost. Prices include a full continental breakfast (tea or coffee, orange juice, milk, cereals, toasted bread with butter and jams and honey, croissant, biscuits), daily room cleaning and linen are provided.
Local cooking and products are very good. Countryside visits are available on foot, by bike or riding. During the year there are many festivals and folk events: Redentore, Carnevale di Venezia, Regata.
We have a peaceful garden with a barbeque for your use. We also provide free bikes, a local swimming pool at 1 km, as well as information and tourist advice for the area with advice on planning historical, natural, gastronomic and folkloristic itineraries. Bus tickets are available for sale at the house. We can also organise excursions to the Riviera del Brenta and entries in the Villas, for prices please enquiry when booking or on arrival.
Arrivals and departures: check-in 14.00-21.00 (you must call us or email us with your arrival time otherwise we will not guarantee to be here on your arrival), and we kindly ask you to advise us at least 2 days before on your estimated arrival time. Rooms must be vacated by 10.00 am on the day of your departure.
Prices include: Italian breakfast; bed, bathroom, linen; water; light; gas; heating
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B&B Facilities & Policies
- Airport transfers
- Bicycle hire
- Bicycle parking
- Breakfast Included
- Cable TV
- Ceiling fan
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Free Wifi
- Hair Dryers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Laundry Facilities
- Towels Included
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
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Our house is situated in Oriago di Mira, about 15km from Venice. It is located 300m from the Romea SS Road. Check/in is between 14.00/21.00 but arrival time must be communicated via email at least 3 days before arrival otherwise we cannot guarantee to be here on your arrival.
YOU CAN BUY YOUR TRANSPORT TICKETS ON LINE AND SAVE MONEY(TICKETS CAN BE USED ON OUR BUSES AND ON VENICE WATERBUSES- you need to book at least 7 days before arriving in Venice ) WWW.VENICECONNECTED.COM
We can organise airport pick up from Venice Marco Polo:
from 9.00-21.00 (daytime) for euro 20.00 plus parking time (the parking fee at the airport)
from 21.00-9.00 (nightime) for euro 25.00 plus parking time (the parking fee at the airport)
or from Mestre Train station for euro 15.00. If you are interested just send us the flight details/train time, call us when you arrive in Mestre train station and we will be there in 10 minutes.
If you wish to be picked up at our bus stop, please make sure first to go to VENEZIA PIAZZALE ROMA TERMINAL (if you arriving by train get off at the end of the line VENEZIA SANTA LUCIA), follow the instructions below for the bus. Let us know before you arrive the approx arrival time, then just call us when you arrive at the bus stop by crossing the bridge ( always by previous arrangement and within check-in times).
PLEASE FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTION ON HOW TO REACH US EXACTLY AS INDICATED (YOU MIGHT GET LOST), WE ENCLOSE ALSO A MAP, PLEASE MAKE SURE TO TAKE IT WITH YOU:
1.FROM VENICE PIAZZALE ROMA BUS TERMINAL. There is a direct bus from Piazzale Roma/Venice, it is a bus number 53E DIRECTION DOLO/PADOVA, it runs at 25' and 55' of each hour., BUY YOUR TICKETS BEFORE GETTING ON THE BUS (you can purchase a 1day-2day-3day travel card according to your stay)
2.Ask to get off :
' ORIAGO CENTRO DOPO CHIESA- ALLA FARMACIA'
(you must ask to stop because is a stop on request bus).
3.When you get off, you will see on the other side of the road a little footbridge. Cross it , call us on the phone (0039 country code using a foreign phone) 041-428363 and wait for us there, we will pick you up in less then 5 minutes.
From VENICE MARCO POLO Airport: first catch the bus for Venice Piazzale Roma, BUY YOUR TICKETS BEFORE GETTING ON THE BUS.
In Piazzale Roma there is a bus direct to us, you can catch it from Piazzale Roma. Follow the instructions above on how to reach us by bus.
From TREVISO airport: there is a bus service from Treviso airport to Venice, you must catch this bus and get off at Mestre FS (train station), we can pick you up from there for euro 10.00 or alternativaly get off in Venice Piazzale Roma (end of the line) where there is a direct bus to us. You can catch it from Piazzale Roma. Follow the instructions above as how to reach us by bus.
By Car (GPS COORDINATES LAT.45:26:04N (45.43454), LONG.12:10:30E (12.17487):
1. From the motorway(interstate) A4(MILANO-TRIESTE): if you are coming from Milan, AFTER Padova Est follow the sign for Venezia Tangenziale Aeroporto A57, keep on this, do not exter exit Dolo-Mirano or Mira-Oriago but keep going straight the signs for Ravenna (ss.309 romea) Chioggia; if you are coming from Trieste or Belluno direction after the pay toll stay on the free motorway A57 and follow it until you see the signs for Ravenna (ss.309 romea), keep following until you reach the exit for Ravenna. You will enter a roundabout. At the roundabout keep following the signs for Ravenna.
2. After about 2 km, you will reach a big roundabout. Do not follow the sign for ORIAGO instead continue following the direction for Ravenna.
3. After 2km you will reach another big roundabout, take the first exit into Via Seriola, , and when you reach the stop, turn left. This is Via Seriola Veneta (our road), go until you reach another mini-round about, take the second exit (Via Seriola Veneta Destra) .
4. After 500m you will reach a little bridge, Faronhof B&B is the house on the right. There is a sign with I LOVE B/B on the front door.
Near Venice, on the Riviera del Brenta