Murano hotels can provide a nice option for travelers looking to stay as close to Venice proper as possible while still saving as much money as they can on accommodations. Inexpensive is a relative term pretty much anywhere you go in Venice, but it is possible to find comparatively cheap hotels on Murano Island. Besides being able to find some suitable Murano Venice accommodations, you will also enjoy staying on Murano because of its close proximity to Venice proper (less than one mile) and the charming nature of the island itself. Murano is known around the world for its expert glass-making and the island maintains all the charm and elegance of the islands throughout the Venetian Lagoon.
Hotels Murano Island - Locanda Conterie
The Locanda Conterie is situated in the heart of Murano. This is one of the Murano hotels close by the Museo Vetrario (Glass Museum), and as Murano is such a short jaunt from Venice proper, you will also be a short boat ride away from all of the most popular attractions including the Basilica San Marco and the Church of Santa Maria della Salute. Of all the cheap hotels on Murano Island, this is one where you will certainly not be asked to compromise comfort or cleanliness. Each of the nine guest rooms spread through three floors are excellently appointed and meticulously maintained. Enjoy complimentary breakfast before heading out to explore the enchanting Venetian Lagoon. You can also access a private beach with deck chair and umbrellas. The personal touches and attention to detail at this charming hotel make it one of the most alluring Murano Venice accommodations.
Murano Hotels Venice - Hotel Al Soffiador
The Hotel Al Soffiador is one of the relatively cheap hotels on Murano Island where you stand a very good chance of getting excellent rates, especially during the off season months. It is a small and very simple place, not extremely pleasing to the eye from the outside, but actually very well decorated and comfortable on the inside. Many of the rooms feature broad views of the Murano Watchtower and the Venetian Lagoon and there are plenty of cafes, restaurants, and bars within walking distance. If your first priority is finding Murano hotels that will not break the bank and that are within close proximity of Venice proper, then you may hit the jackpot with this tiny but cozy accommodation.
Hotel Murano Palace
The Hotel Murano Palace is a decided step up from the above listed hotels in terms of amenities and accommodations. This is one of the more luxurious of all the Murano Venice accommodations, offering its guests delightful views of the Grand Canal from their spacious rooms and suites, amazing rooms with distinctive, seventeenth-century Venetian décor, and added touches like daily turn-down service, and 24-hour concierge attention. You will be within a few steps of vaporettos that can whisk you off to Venice for shopping, dining, and all kinds of fun.
Staying in Murano is an excellent idea if you are looking to avoid the cost that many times goes hand in hand with staying in Venice proper. The boat ride from Murano to Venice is only a couple of minutes, so you will still be in the middle of all the action.