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Exploring this hotel is a must. They have a collection on show of....... corkscrews!!! Every room is magnificent. Try the cocktail in the bar. The nibbles are amazing. The room we stayed in was fantastic. We arrived by water taxi into this hotel. Didn't want...More
Wanted something central and with charm. Excellent location and room was lovely with a balcony view. Staff were very helpful and friendly. Hotel organises a trip to Murano where they make glass. Trip across to the Island is free. Room was good although they should...More
A wonderful hotel with a ton of character. Located next to St Marks Basilica and the Ducal Palace! The staff were all very friendly and helpful! I definitely recommend for a couples stay, although the baroque decor may not suit young children.
We stayed here for four nights in July 2017. We returned following our first visit four years previously. The hotel remains as beautiful as ever and the staff are as ever attentive and on the whole I am happy that we returned. However, a couple...More
This hotel is situated next to San Marco sq and is easy to commute to on the vaperetto. The bedrooms were nice however, some of the fixtures and fittings need to be repaired. The staff were friendly and the staff spoke several languages which helped...More
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Business Centre with Internet Access
Things to do
US$273 - US$907 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Star rating provided by Expedia.
#37 Luxury Hotel in Venice
#54 Family Hotel in Venice
#58 Romantic Hotel in Venice
Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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Castello is the largest of the six sestieri (districts), and the only one not facing onto the Grand Canal. More than half of Castello is situated within Arsenale, the naval base, which occupies over one-fifth the area of Venice. This gentrified maritime neighbourhood feels busy but casual. Castello’s side streets are laid back, with small boats lining canals criss-crossed by laundry. Semiannual exhibitions add a
strong artsy current to the Arsenale area. Via Garibaldi in Castello, with its shops and bars, has one of Venice's rare straight and wide boulevards. When a large ship turns around the Lido to enter the Giudecca Canal, the startling sight creates an illusion that it will run aground right on Via Garibaldi! Families treasure Giardini near the island's tip, green with rare trees and grass, and Riva degli Schiavoni is a popular spot for Venetians to take a stroll to watch the sunset.
Response from Morganbaz | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't book a tour of either. Just go there on your own initiative then you can spend as little or as long as you like at either place. Everyone speaks English so it would be no different to you going to downtown... More
I wouldn't book a tour of either. Just go there on your own initiative then you can spend as little or as long as you like at either place. Everyone speaks English so it would be no different to you going to downtown Manhattan! Everything is so easy to find. Even if you don't have a map, it's all on your smart phone.
Response from Gentle_Giant_10 | Reviewed this property |
Outside the train station you will see the canal. The only way to get to the hotel is by boat (only transport in Venice). There are 2 types of boat - private hire (cost under negotiation of €60-70), or the public boat (like... More
Outside the train station you will see the canal. The only way to get to the hotel is by boat (only transport in Venice). There are 2 types of boat - private hire (cost under negotiation of €60-70), or the public boat (like a bus) which will cost approx €10 but takes a long time. The public boat is on the left as you come out of the station.
The public boat itself stops outside the hotel, and you can take this to the airport (it takes about 1 hour) but make sure you are on the correct boat
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