Jesolo is the ideal choice if you want to combine the pleasure of a beach holiday and the opportunity to visit cultural attractions, reaching Venice.
Located at the northern end of Venetian Lagoon, Jesolo is well-known for its 15 km long sandy coastline that gently slopes down to the sea, and its clean and safe water, winning the “Blue Flag” award for 13 years. It is great news for those who want to (or have to) visit Venice in the high season: a real oasis in summer, with wonderful beach and comfortable services, possible to reach Venice in short time but staying totally out of the crowd.
Where to stay
By staying in Jesolo, you can take advantage of refined accommodation at a much more affordable price than in Venice, plus a sea view bonus. The 4-star beachfront Hotel Orient & Pacific in Jesolo, for example, offers spacious rooms,private beach, heated swimming pool and a very useful free bike rental service for your movements in the town.
The private beach can be considered luxury, since you can go sunbathing whenever you want and always have the lounger reserved for you.
Without leaving the hotel, there are also a restaurant with typical local cuisine and a bar with a large terrace overlooking the sea. From rich buffet breakfast, delicious Venetian meals, to a cocktail or a snack, all will be served with the beautiful sea view.
What to do
In nutshell: Nature, Sport, Fun.
The inland countryside surrounded by fresh pine forest, the uncontaminated wild lagoon, Jesolo has so much to offer that worth an excursion dedicated to the nature. Bicycle may be the best way to go and explore the hidden beauty of this resort, thanks to its over 150 km of cycle paths.
For those who love sports or want to try new things, Jesolo offers the opportunity to play golf on an 18-hole course, to play tennis, football, as well as watersport like canoe, surf, windsurf and skimboard. There is also a Beauty & Wellness Centre to take care of yourself after a busy day. While children will never say no to the theme park Aqualandia, amusement park Newjesolandia, Sea Life Aquarium, animations on the beach and other fun activities.
The centre of the town is full of bars, restaurants, pizzerias, and shops, endless choices for a dinner or an appetizer. For who love shopping, 30 minutes away from the resort, there is an outlet with beautiful settings inspired by Venetian palazzos, where you can find a lot of iconic fashion brands.
How to reach Venice
Staying so close to Venice is a huge save of time and effort on transportation, and you will earn more time to visit the splendid city of Venice: St. Mark’s Square, the Basilica, the Doge’s Palace, the Grand Canal, Rialto Bridge… and get lost in the maze of alleys.
From Jesolo it is easy to reach Venice by car or public transport(bus and motor ship). And some hotels, like Hotel Orient & Pacific, in addition of offering a private car parking, can even arrange a transfer from Jesolo to Venice.