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Antica Locanda al Gambero

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#132 of 386 Hotels in Venice
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Kettering, England
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at this very pleasant & charming Venetian B&B. First off there is no lift but don't worry because there are staff to help you if required to take your luggage to your room. Our room was a family of 4 one which was absolutely superb. Very good choice of breakfast from fruit, cereal, Italian cake etc etc. Staff...

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algambero, Direttore at Antica Locanda al Gambero, responded to this review

Thank you for your most recent stay and thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I was very happy to read that our "helpful front desk staff" and our "very good choice of breakfast" were a highlight to your pleasurable stay with us. Should your travels ever bring you back to Venice, we will be honored to...

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We liked this hotel very much: the friendly staff, the beautiful and clean rooms in old venetian style, the rich breakfasts. But best of all, the central location in Venice, between Rialto and St Marcus.

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algambero, Direttore at Antica Locanda al Gambero, responded to this review

I was very happy to read that you had a pleasant stay with us, and that we were able to provide a memorable experience for you.

Burnley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Not sure what other people paid or what they expect from a Venetian B &B in central San Marco but we found this place lovely. I think if you want the lifts/wide staircases/ areas etc you would be better booking a hotel!! This B & B far outreached the 2 others we have stayed in previously. We didn't pay more...

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algambero, Direttore at Antica Locanda al Gambero, responded to this review

I was pleased to read that enjoyed your stay and that you found our rooms to be, "very clean and well appointed." Thank you.

edinburgh
Reviewed 19 February 2017

A pleasant little hotel with friendly staff. Very steep stairs lead you up to reception floor and then up another flight to the first bedrooms. The rooms although small were furnished well with newly renovated bathrooms. There is quite a lot of noise especially in the early mornings but it is very central a short walk to the Rialto in...

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Thank you for your most recent stay and thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I was very happy to read that our "friendly staff" and our " breakfast was fresh and very good" were a highlight to your pleasurable stay with us.

Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Hotel is very nice, 100 m near piazza San Marco, rooms are small ( common for Venice) but very warm and clean, stuff is so friendly. Some rooms have look to canal, and it is very nice to watch passing gondolas.

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Thank you for your most recent stay and thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We truly hope you will return to our hotel in the future.

Toronto
Reviewed 8 February 2017

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Thank you for your most recent stay and thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. Should your travels ever bring you back to Venice, we will be honored to welcome you back to the Antica Locanda al Gambero.

Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

We didn't expect much about the hotel since it's place is very nice and prices were average. Room design was fine and there was enough space for a family with a children. It's not that easy to find the hotel if you don't memorize some important close buildings.

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Thank you for your most recent stay and thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. Should your travels ever bring you back to Venice, we will be honored to welcome you back to the Antica Locanda al Gambero.

Reviewed 14 January 2017

Our stay was wonderful! This hotel was very quaint and quiet. Our room was tiny - you couldn't open the bathroom door all the way without hitting the toilet, but it added to the coziness since it was freezing in Venice. Friendly staff and good location. Breakfast was good. Great view of the canals from our balcony.

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algambero, Direttore at Antica Locanda al Gambero, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your recent review of Antica Locanda al Gambero in Venice on Trip Advisor. I was very happy to read that you had a wonderful stay with us. Room renovations are a continuous project and we progressively renovate all of our rooms. We truly hope you will return to our property in the future.

Livorno, Italy
Reviewed 2 December 2016

At the last minute, I was able to make it to Venice and was fortunate that the Antica Locanda al Gambero had availability. They were very helpful in directing us to the right boat to take and directions to the property since I was arriving very late. Even with getting a bit lost, all calls were answered and they guided...

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Thank you for your most recent stay and thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. It is with great pleasure that I read that you had such a great stay with us. Should your travels ever bring you back to Venice, we will be honored to welcome you back to the Antica Locanda al Gambero.

Reviewed 25 November 2016

The hotel is located in the center of Venice and not easy to find. The quality does definitely not lift the price. It is ok but too expensive for what it is. Especially in summer it can be very loud as some rooms do hit the restaurant underneath. The good point is: it is close to the Markusplatz.

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Thank you for your most recent stay and thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. Antica Locanda al Gambero is just a 2-minute walk from St. Mark’s Square and 2-minute walk from Rialto, easy access to all touristic places in town. We will be honored to welcome you back to the our hotel.

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Staying in San Marco

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San Marco
The most famous sestiere (district) in Venice has one of the world's most famous squares, St. Mark's (Piazza San Marco). Anchored on one end by the basilica, clustered around it are restaurants, museums, shops, orchestras playing in the square, pigeons, the grand pink Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale), the soaring campanile bell tower, an astrological clock tower, plus gorgeous cafes and restaurants like Florian and Quadri. Piazza San Marco is beloved by Venetians themselves. They book a table anytime, which offers a buffer from the fray. This grand outdoor drawing room attracts Venetians for a stroll too, especially late in the afternoon when the hoards of daytrippers thin out. It's simply a grand place to meet.
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The Hotel Locanda al Gambero welcomes guests with the cordial and typically Venetian atmosphere created by our professional and courteous staff, and together with our well-lit and spacious rooms, we offer our guests the best hotel stay available in Venice. The reception desk is open 24 hours a day, available to provide you with all the information you need to explore the city. In the lobby, guests can pick up fliers and brochures about shows and events in Venice, and make reservations for tours and guided excursions. All spaces in the hotel are immaculately kept, and we offer the best services available among the 3 star hotels of Venice. Guests of the hotel Antica Locanda al Gambero can take advantage of the internet corner (free internet access), major daily newspapers, sitting room and television for those moments of relaxation and socializing, and the lovely breakfast room, with its classic lead glass windows. The continental buffet, with its pastries and salads, includes Venetian sweets and traditional Italian coffee drinks (espresso, cappuccino, etc.) Served at your table. ... more   less 

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Address: Calle dei Fabbri, 4687 S.Marco | San Marco, 30124 Venice, Italy
Region: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice > San Marco
Price Range: $238 - $584 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Antica Locanda al Gambero 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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Hotel Style:
#90 Family Hotel in Venice
#127 Romantic Hotel in Venice
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“good location, good value, friendly staff, nicely appointed rooms, great shower, good breakfast”
carolsneider16, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“a room not facing the restaurant”
755carmend, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Didn't see other rooms but we asked for a canal view and had double French windows onto a small balcony which was fine.”
robertj117, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Some second floor rooms are accessed by going up to the third floor and then back down again. Maybe not ideal less active people.”
DennisWW, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with canal view cost more”
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