la Forcola

Address Cannaregio 2353 - 30121


Rooms are medium in size and traditional in style with wooden furniture and polished wood parquet flooring. Bathrooms are small and in excellent condition, as are the rooms. Named after the characteristic oarloack that Venetian gondoliers rest their oar on, the 3-star Forcola Hotel is centrally located on the popular Strada Nuova, within easy walking reach of both the Rialto Bridge as well as the railway station of Santa Lucia; the hotel's position in the heart of the historic centre allowing guests to not only easily visit the major tourist sites, but also to discover the historic soul of this fabulous city. Housed in an ancient palace, the building has been remodelled to offer guests a pleasant ambience and comforts normally associated with hotels of this category. Public areas of the hotel are both comfortable and welcoming, whilst classically furnished guestrooms all offer color satellite TV, minibar, phone and private bath. In addition to the 23 guestrooms, public areas include a bar, reading room and, something of a rarity in historic Venetian buildings, an elevator! The hotel has no restaurant. It does have a breakfast room and a bar. They are decorated in pastel colours with marble floor and wooden furniture. This is a typical Venetian style building overlooking a small canal and the "Strada Nova", the largest street in Venice. Lobby is small and pleasant with marbled floor, wooden furniture and plenty of natural light.


General services
  • No Smoking Room
  • Twin rooms: 23
  • Lifts
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Air Conditioned
  • Bar
  • Services for disabled people
  • Single rooms: 7
  • Triple rooms: 2
  • Voltage
Room services
  • Mini bar
  • Tv
  • Trousers Press
  • Direct Telephone
  • Air conditioned
  • Films
  • Hairdryer


Located in Cannaregio, the hotel is just 10 minutes' walking distance from train station and very close to the charming Casino of Venice. The closest boat stop is called S. Marcuola, from which it is 15 minutes walking time to Rialto Bridge and 20 minutes to San Marco Square.


  • Airport: Marco Polo Airport - Venice
  • Distance from the Airport: 12 km
  • Distance from the center: 2 km
  • Railway station: Venezia Santa Lucia
  • Distance from the station: 0.65 km
  • Time walking to the underground: 5 min
  • Time to the bus stop on foot: 5 min