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Hotel Alex

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 12 March 2016

We have stayed in Hotel Alex just for one night, and since we are young we didn't expect so much comfort. For that type of accomodation, the price is fair. The hotel has everything one person could need + BREAKFAST is a very important reason why we enjoyed the stay. The lady who runs it is a fine person.

1Thank Marcello R
Curitiba, PR
Reviewed 20 February 2016

This hotel is in the middle of very typical homes in venice, everything is beautiful and you fell just like in a romantic movie. The room was very old, but clean and classical. It is almost like a hostel, in terms of bathroom. The breakfast is very good. The owners are really kind and very helpful. It seems to have...

1Thank Rafaella M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2016

The hotel was just in the center of Venice so it was a good value for money. The building is old but that should satisfy those who spend most of the time exploring Venice and not staying in the hotel room. The service was excellent.

Thank Irena240
Reviewed 2 October 2015

This is a hard review to write. This little hotel is right in the middle of Venice, in a great location, and one of the cheapest places to stay. The owners are a delight, helpful and kind. Breakfast is good, with pastries, yogurt, and fruit. Bathrooms and bed linens are clean. The downside; the walls in our room had never...

1Thank katisaun
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 22 September 2015

A lot of the reviews I read seemed to confuse "dirty" with "old". The building is old, the decor is old, but it was actually pretty clean. Our room was tiny, especially the bed, but it did the job. We got upgraded for free to a top floor room with balcony, which was great for added space. The location is...

2Thank Amanda M
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

Compared to three star hotels, this place is wonderful and a great value for money in Venice where everything is more expensive. The lady who manages the place is extremely helpful and a pleasure to get to know. The room was clean and they accommodates our need for two beds without question. We will definitely stay here again.

1Thank Emily E
Athens, Greece
Reviewed 27 August 2015

we made a reservation online in this hotel and when we got there,the reservation got canceled because as they said our infos was wrong..fortunately they got as to another hotel that was far away from the center with the same money price..the room was good but we were so tired from the journey that we dont needed so much moves..nevermind...

Thank Erandi A
Reviewed 23 August 2015

The only advange is the location, close to Rialto and nice places Hotel is not well maintained, owner seems to forget than paying that amount of money for such bad quality is not in the respect of tourist. No A/C, basic breakfast, very noisy, equipments are falling appart (like the fan). OK for one night but no more. Tourist trap...

1Thank fabien d
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

Lovely hotel. Great hospitality and ina great part of town. Only thing I can complain about was that after a day of walking in 97 degrees, you get back to your room and realize it's just as hot inside.

Thank Joe G
Darwin, Australia
Reviewed 27 April 2015

Ok so, I can accept a range of standards in a hotel having travelled in Asia and other less developed countries. Hotel Alex rates itself as a one star however in line with Venician hotels is priced as a three star. The hotel owner runs the hotel. She is delightful and very welcoming- nothing but praise for her hospitality. The...

3Thank Abigail T

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San Polo
The Rialto Bridge is the most famous sight along the Grand Canal in San Polo, smallest of Venice's six sestieri (districts) and by far the busiest neighbourhood. Morning Venetians arrive to peruse the markets for fish, fruit and vegetables, while shops display goods from cheese to wine to desserts. San Silvestro and Rialto Market vaporetto (water taxi) stops add to the steady stream of foot traffic. San Polo is defined by churches including Basilica dei Frari, one of the most important churches sought by art lovers.
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Additional Information about Hotel Alex

Address: 2606, S. Polo, 30124 Venice, Italy
Region: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice > San Polo
Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel Alex 1*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Do not go by what others say , Yes may need bit paint here n there . But over all very good welcome & staff very help full .”
madrider1961, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a double bed, they tend to be bigger.”
139amandam, 22 Sep 2015 | Read review
“long from centre”
erandia2014, 26 Aug 2015 | Read review
“If you want quiet ask for a room in the back. If you want a slice of Venitian life request one of the 2 room on the top floor with a terrace.”
361annew, 25 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Ask for the room which has a bathroom, there is only one! :)”
aina_101, 4 Nov 2014 | Read review
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