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Hotel American Dinesen

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france
Reviewed 26 December 2009

The hotel is situated at a 15 minute walk from St Marc's Square & 10 minutes from the Rialto Bridge. The hotel is lovely, cosy & decorated in a venetian style. The corridors & stairways are decorated with Murano glass mirrors & light-fittings, beautiful! The staff are very friendly & helpful. My husband, my 4 chidren (ages 4, 11, 13,...

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Redding, CA
Reviewed 19 December 2009

My sister and I stayed 2 nights here on our recent trip. I'm sure we'd plan longer stay in the future! The hotel staff was incredibly accommodating - even let us check in very early in the day after arriving on the night train from Rome. The room was lovely, large by European standards, quite comfortable, and had a charming...

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Sussex England
Reviewed 2 December 2009

To say that the new apartments give you the best of both worlds - independence yet the breakfast & other facilities of the Hotel - is an understatement. I hesitate to praise too much for fear of exciting interest & uncreasing the number of people with whom I shall have to do battle next time to book an apartment! Truly...

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Wichita, Kansas
Reviewed 16 November 2009

Spent 4 nights here in Oct 2008. Great location in Dorsoduro on a side canal. Very clean room. Nice breakfast/eating area and very helpful staff. Spent a nice evening on a rooftop sitting area. Would definitiely stay here again.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2009

This hotel was fantastic. We arrived really early from the night train from Munich (we had very little sleep as it was such a bad trip!) so we were so glad that our room was available to check into straight away. The man at the front was always friendly and helpful, the room was on the 1st floor overlooking the...

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mrselett
Reviewed 1 November 2009

My husband and I stayed at this hotel for three nights. We booked directly through their website and got a pretty good rate for a canal view. In my correspondence with them, I'd requested to have a room with multiple balconies, as I'd read about these rooms on Trip Advisor. They did not disappoint. We had one on the side,...

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London
Reviewed 31 October 2009

This was not our first trip to Venice, but the first stay in this hotel. They gave very clear directions to the hotel from Marco Polo airport, and it was very easy to reach the hotel. We got a great deal from them, and we had a room with a balcony overlooking the quiet canal, just one block down from...

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Broadstone, Dorset, England
Reviewed 30 October 2009

We visited here for 3 nights with our two teenage girls. The hotel is located on a really pretty canal, which had a restaurant next door, but was really quiet as well. We had a family room which was really big, for Venice, and had a well appointed modern, but small, bathroom. Breakfast was very good, with very attentive staff....

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iran
Reviewed 17 October 2009

Me and my wife stayed there between 25 to 27 Sep. 2009 . The location was so nice near accademia bridge and good location for walking toward Rialto Bridge , Pizza St. MArco Lots of restaurants nearby . The hotel has good staff that give you all useful information you need .

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Australia
Reviewed 16 October 2009

The Hotel is in a very good location with access to the Water Taxis. Our room, which overlooked the canal was great and the service and breakfast was excellent. The Hotel is in a quiet location but close to the Accademia Bridge. We will definitely stay there again. Barbara J

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Staying in Dorsoduro / Accademia

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Dorsoduro / Accademia
Artsy is the defining mood of this neighbourhood with street artists, students, painters, sculptors, restorers, curators, historians, collectors, heirs and heiresses rubbing elbows. Peggy Guggenheim's collection, now a museum, lures chic locals for evening art aperitifs. Traditionalists and visionaries cocoon in bohemian luxury. La Salute basilica buttresses the neighbourhood to the east. Gondolas bob in the morning light. The Accademia Bridge crosses the Grand Canal. A back street doubles as basketball court. Palaces house residents, or like Ca' Foscari a university, or a museum like Ca’ Rezzonico that attracts Venetians for concerts. Dorsoduro reveals its industrial roots too, in buildings converted to house university departments or exhibitions. Campo Santa Margherita bursts with youthful energy from local students. Foot traffic bustles to and from Piazzale Roma and Santa Lucia train station. Evening commuters pause for an aperitivo. Neighbours exchange confidants in a campo (square) on their way to market.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Superior three star Hotel in Dorsoduro, the "Art District" of Venice. The hotel is located between the Acadamy of Fine Arts (Accademia di Belle Arti) and the "Peggy Guggenhiem Collection".The House lies in front of San Vio Canal, with his private dock for taxi and gondolas. Highly requested are the superior canal view rooms with balcony, where customers can enjoy a nice view of San Vio Canal and (some of them)a partial view of the Grand Canal. Free wifi internet access in the room and also public areas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel American Dinesen

Address: Via San Vio 628 | Dorsoduro District, 30123 Venice, Italy
Region: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice > Dorsoduro / Accademia
Price Range: $151 - $503 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel American Dinesen 4*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
American Dinesen Hotel
American Dinesen Venice
American Hotel Venice Italy
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#16 Family Hotel in Venice
#23 Luxury Hotel in Venice
#35 Romantic Hotel in Venice
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“My two children and I shared a large lovely room, there were windows with a view, very pleasant stay/”
 of 5 bubbles d0nnage0rge, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“It is definitely worth it to reserve a canal view room.”
 of 5 bubbles cindyjs119, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Upper floors with a corner room if possible will give you a great view.”
 of 5 bubbles patrickbP6368AL, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Over-looking the canal is wonderful!”
 of 5 bubbles Mann6, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Girlfriend's parents stayed in main bldg, top floor. Their room was a lot better than annex. But not sure if true for all rooms main v annex”
 of 5 bubbles SurfEscape, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
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