Is the Lido OK for a 3-day Venice trip?

May 27th, 2001, 06:34 PM
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Is the Lido OK for a 3-day Venice trip?

We want to see Venice for 3 days or so in early September. A couple of places in Lido seemed nice (Quattre Fontane, for example) but we're not sure whether it'll be a mob scene.

Also, what about staying outside of Venice and using the bus or water trasportation?

Any help appreciated.
May 27th, 2001, 07:49 PM
Beth Anderson
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do yourself a favor = stay IN Venice. It just won't be the same - coming and going... you want to be able to fall out of your hotel room and hit the streets...
May 28th, 2001, 09:38 AM
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Yes, after more reading it seems that being in the city is the thing to do.
May 28th, 2001, 09:57 AM
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I hope you realise that the Lido di Venezia is NOT what comes to mind when you say Venice, but 30minutes boat-bus ride away. You want to walk out of the hotel into Piazza San Marco and the Gran Canale, don't you ?
May 28th, 2001, 11:23 AM
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Sorry to disagree with the above posters,however,I found our stay in Lido(July 2000)was great.Our hotel was fantastic,pool,fabulous dining,and the 5 minute walk to the boat launch was no inconvenience.The ride to Venice simply heightened the whole experience.Might I also add that I was accompanied by 32 teenagers who loved the arrangement.
May 30th, 2001, 09:16 AM
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Where did you stay?

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