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Hotel Dona Palace

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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The stuff is very friendly. The hotel has really great location, almost next to all sightseeings and good restaurants. The room was very clean and comfortable. The breakfast is poor and needs improvement.

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donapalace, Direttore generale at Hotel Dona Palace, responded to this review

Dear Katerina, I would like to thank you for staying with us and for posting a review. I am glad to hear that your time here was well spent and I assure you that I will give high consideration to your important feedback. We do hope to have you again soon at Donà Palace Hotel. Best regards, the staff.

Rabat, Morocco
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good localisation big room nice breakfast.staff kind speak French. Near san marco and not far from riato. Modern device ( lift keys ) in venezia style. Nice breakfast in big lounge. Terrasse cafe on the small canal.

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donapalace, Direttore generale at Hotel Dona Palace, responded to this review

Dear Adnane, thank you very much for choosing us and for leaving a review. I am very glad to read that your stay has been memorable and I will be pleased to share your nice words with the staff. We do hope to welcome you again soon at Donà Palace Hotel. Best regards, the staff.

Rome, Italy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

People very gently and professional, hotel very clean and the position is excelent. Only positive rating for this hotel. Good food, and location very very close to san marco square. If you have to go to venice, with childrens too, this hotel is perfect.

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donapalace, Direttore generale at Hotel Dona Palace, responded to this review

Dear lamberti_fede, thank you very much for staying with us and for posting your nice comment. I am glad to hear that your time here was well spent and that you particularly enjoyed our central location and our wonderful staff. We do hope to have you again soon at Donà Palace Hotel. Best regards.

Gosport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Dona Palace in March 2017 and had a very enjoyable stay. Lovely room overlooking the courtyard. The hotel is situated just off St Marks Square! Although the Lounge Bar was not available during our stay, hotel is located just around the corner from bars and restaurants so really wasnt an issue for us. there was a huge...

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donapalace, Direttore generale at Hotel Dona Palace, responded to this review

Dear Dawn325, thank you very much for staying with us and for posting your nice comment. I am glad to hear that your time here was well spent and that you particularly enjoyed our central location and our breakfast. We do hope to have you again soon at Donà Palace Hotel. Best regards, the staff.

Blisworth,Northants
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Some of the reviews have not been kind, but we cant fault the hotel. From the reception staff who are welcoming and knowledgable, lovely room, comfortable bed and lovely bathroom. Right next to the canal and 2 minutes from st marks square. What more could anyone want. Breakfast was good, close to some of the best restaurants - I can...

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donapalace, Direttore generale at Hotel Dona Palace, responded to this review

Dear Jollybb, I would like to thank you for staying with us and for posting a review. I am glad to hear that your time here was well spent and I assure you that I will give high consideration to your important feedback. We do hope to have you again soon at Donà Palace Hotel. Best regards, the staff.

Rome, Italy
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Venezia is the impossible-to-describe-the-atmosphere most beautiful town on the globe. Differently we can so easily describe how pleasant a stay can be when the welcome is warm and the comfort is at the top. On the small "canale dei sospiri" from the windows you can almost see the famous bridge! Breakfast is served in a column dining room indoor terrace...

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donapalace, Direttore generale at Hotel Dona Palace, responded to this review

Dear Diva, thank'you very much!!!!! Many thanks for choosing us and for sharing your experience. I am thrilled to read that your stay has been lovely and I look forward to welcome you back at Donà Palace Hotel in the near future. Kind regards, the staff.

London
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I arrived in Venice for a long weekend to celebrate my birthday. I cannot imagine a more suitable hotel. We had a boat transfer from the airport and had to walk to the hotel from the pier. It is literally 5 minutes away. The hotel staff were very polite and welcoming and everyone spoke English. We were...

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donapalace, Direttore generale at Hotel Dona Palace, responded to this review

Dear NaturallyUk, It's a joy to read this review!!!!!!! Our priority is to make our guests happy!!! Many thanks for choosing us and for sharing your experience. I am thrilled to read that your stay has been lovely and I look forward to welcome you back at Donà Palace Hotel in the near future. Kind regards, the staff.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I was fortunate enough to have the top floor luxury room #51. Right there was our first disappointment as the view from the balcony/jacuzzi is absolutely rubbish. It is a disappointment to be so close to plaza San Marco yet with a view jammed with rooftops. On the other hand I regretted not bringing my drone along as it would...

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donapalace, Direttore generale at Hotel Dona Palace, responded to this review

Dear Jimmy J, thank you for posting a review in regard to your recent stay. Our executive suite has a unique terrace with a view on San Marco's Basilica. In venice It is one of the few terraces so close to the square!!!!! What she thought of seeing? This is our wonderful Venice. You comment is very valuable as it...

Prenton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Great location, just 2 minutes from St Mark's Square and a few hundred yards from the Bridge of Sighs. Lovely large room and helpful and pleasant staff. Very clean. Loved having a room with four windows so could have views in different directions.

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donapalace, Direttore generale at Hotel Dona Palace, responded to this review

Dear JP1364, let me thank you for staying with us and for posting your nice comment. I am glad to hear that your time here was well spent and I assure you that I will share your lovely words with the staff. We do hope to have you again soon at Donà Palace Hotel. Best regards, the staff

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 5 March 2017

The hotel is a 3-5min walk from St. Mark's Square, the location really helps you get around easily. Rooms are spacious and clean. Toilets are well maintained too. The breakfast area is really beautiful with a decent spread. The hotel has canal access which is really convenient for water taxis.

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Dear Rn17, I would like to thank you for choosing us and for leaving such a high rating. I am thrilled to read that your stay has been fantastic and you enjoyed in particular our location and breakfast room. I do hope that you will be our guest again soon at Donà Palace Hotel. Best regards, the staff.

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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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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A classy, elegant, luxury boutique hotel, the Donà Palace is a four star property overlooking the Rio at the Doge's Palace with its famous Bridge of Sighs, just a few steps from Europe's largest drawing room, Saint Mark's Square. The Hotel Donà Palace's exclusive setting in the historic heart of Venice is favoured for its priviledged position. Though close to so many important Venetian landmarks, the hotel's luxurious lodgings and accommodation have a refreshingly intimate quiet ambience, blending perfectly with the reflecting warmth of Venetian gothic design. ... more   less 

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Address: San Marco 391, 30124 Venice, Italy
Region: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice > San Marco
Price Range: $306 - $751 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Dona Palace 4*
Number of rooms: 27
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Hotel Style:
#66 Luxury Hotel in Venice
#122 Romantic Hotel in Venice
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“Room was huge, classic decoration, comfortable bed (take ear-plugs if you do not want to wake up early with the Duomo de San Marco bells), wifi connection worked perfectly. Standard bathroom with hair dryer and shower (no tub).”
Ineka9, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Comfortable and clean room.”
443katerinab, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Suite junior”
764adnanes, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“our room looked on to the courtyard and had water taxi access. lovely..”
Dawn325, 31 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Corner rooms have views in 2 directions and are very spacious. We had a separate sitting room as well.”
JP1364, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
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