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Hotel Ala - Historical Places of Italy

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New York City, New York, Usa
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I picked this hotel blindly. I didn't know anyone who had stayed here previously and didn't realize what a great location it was. I chose it mainly because it was in my price range and it included a full breakfast. The hotel was excellently situated, both to the Piazza San Marco and to transportation. The boat dock is just steps...

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Dear LoriK392, Thank you for taking the time to share your review about your stay at the Hotel Ala – Venice on TripAdvisor. We are pleased we met your expectations. We look forward to welcoming you again back soon. Sincerely, Alessandro – front desk

New Rochelle, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

I paid extra for a single room. However, the room was extremely tiny. If I was heavy, I wouldn't have been able to fit in the room. The shower was so small I could not move in it. The room was so cold I ended up getting sick. When I complained, the housekeeper fixed the thermostat and gave me another...

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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

well worth a visit, came for 5 days but 3 would have been sufficient. Lots of walking & sight seeing, not suitable for young children. A beautiful place as long as the weather is good. Would recommend this to a friend

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Dear guest pnorledge007, Thank you for taking the time to share your review about your stay at the Hotel Ala – Venice on TripAdvisor. We are pleased we met your expectations. We look forward to welcoming you again back soon. Sincerely, Jury

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our stay at Hotel Ala was superb. Our room was spacious, spotless & peaceful..308. I have never met such helpful, pleasant, competent staff. They attend to their guests effortlessly with exemplary courtesy. Thank you Jeff. Any request we had was met with efficient promt service. We choose here having researched tripadvisor & it was just as we had expected. The...

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Dear guest Paula M, Thank you for the wonderful review! We are delighted you had such a lovely experience with us! That’s what we like to see! We look forward to hosting you again soon to share an even better experience with you! Have a fabulous day! Best regards, Jury

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely stay for 2 nights. Hotel is centrally located, clean, friendly helpful staff. A quick walk and you're in the Piazza San Marco, down the street is the S Maria de Giglio pier for the Orange water taxi to the airport. The service boats that pass in the canal in the morning can be quite loud. For...

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Dear Liz, Thank you for taking the time to share your review about your stay at the Hotel Ala – Venice on TripAdvisor. We are pleased we met your expectations. We look forward to welcoming you again back soon. Sincerely, Alessandro – front desk

Congleton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Hotel Ala for my 50th Birthday celebrations. Our bedroom was beautiful just as I imagined it to be, complete with a bouquet of flowers 😊 Hotel staff were very friendly, room was immaculate, great choice at breakfast time. Hotel is in an excellent location, 5 mins to St Marks square. Would definitely recommend.

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Dear Karen, Thank you for taking the time to share your review about your stay at the Hotel Ala – Venice on TripAdvisor. We are pleased we met your expectations. We look forward to welcoming you again back soon. Sincerely, Alessandro – front desk

Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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Brierley Hill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great stay at the Hotel Ala its the 1st time ive been to Venice with my wife so I decided to stay in a better priced room on a high floor with a canal view. The room was great value for money and a good size, my only fault was that thre was only a shower and no...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel was in a good location, only 30 minutes walk from train station, 30 seconds to airport taxi boat and 5 minutes walk to San Marco square. Would definitely recommend. We had a room over looking the canal and it was great! o The only negative would be the thin walls between rooms so you could hear next doors...

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Dear guest Sophie R, Thank you for taking the time to share your review about your stay at the Hotel Ala – Venice on TripAdvisor. We appreciate your feedback regarding your stay and will work to meet your expectations. We look forward to welcoming you again back soon. Sincerely, Jury

Miami, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After visiting some other cities in Italy and being this hotel part of the same package we bought, this by far was the best hotel in our trip. Rooms are very modern and nice, breakfast was really good and is located at 1 minute walking from the water bus (vaporetto).

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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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  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Old noble home, 3 Stars Superior Hotel, in the real heart of Venice, just few steps from St. Mark's Square, easily reachable by public service line 1 (dock S. Maria del Giglio at 50 meters) and direct access for taxi-boat and gondolas. Tarnowska's American Bar with wine/cheese tasting. Complimentary American Buffet breakfast. 100% SMOKE-FREE Hotel. Best HYPER SPEED WI-FI in town. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Ala - Historical Places of Italy

Address: Sestiere San Marco 2494 | Campo Santa Maria del Giglio, 30124 Venice, Italy
Region: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice > San Marco
Price Range: $185 - $484 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Ala - Historical Places of Italy 3.5*
Number of rooms: 82
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Also Known As:
Ala Hotel Venice
Best Western Venice
Hotel Ala Venice
Hotel Style:
#12 Green Hotel in Venice
#83 Romantic Hotel in Venice
#89 Family Hotel in Venice
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“Superior rooms are definitely worth the extra charge😊”
 of 5 bubbles karencJ3846OG, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Book the bigger rooms if at all possible, although smaller rooms have everything you need there isnt much room if you want to just sit and chill out,”
 of 5 bubbles 136traceyc, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“High room canal facing”
 of 5 bubbles 549andyt, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask if they're having free tours”
 of 5 bubbles andruw34, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The rooms are a little small for Americans standards but are very clean. Also, they do the beds twice a day.”
 of 5 bubbles francescomarial2015, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
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