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L'Imbarcadero

Santa Croce, 1268 | Calle Zen, 30135 Venice, Italy (San Croce)
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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English first
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

What the title said. I had a great time at the Imba - everythign was clean, the breakfast was a decent spread, and everyone there was very kind. I had a cold, so the hostel supervisor took me to a pharmacy and helped translate so I could some medicine. After he treated me to some Italian hot chocolate and pastries.... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

when I want to go to this hotel I am lost because venice have small street and not so clear sign, but when I found this hotel I just realize that this hotel is easy to find and they have many ways to go, the point is just follow the canals, I think the hotel was fine, the bath room... More

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Moscow, Moscow City, Russia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Worst hotel experience ever. I paid in cash first night I arrived and didn't ask for a receipt. That was my mistake. When I left they charged my card through booking.com. When I wrote to manager he denied that I gave him money. That was a lesson for me, a bit expencive though. Wouldn't recommend this hostel to anyone.

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St. Andrews, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

Four of us recently stayed here when visiting Venice. We booked a quadruple room which represented good value for money and we were presently surprised when we were shuffled out of the Hostel to a two bedroom apartment which we would share with another guest/s. We had our own bedroom with private bathroom and four single beds. We shared a... More

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Guangzhou, PRC
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

the hostel is very close to the raliway station with a five minute's walk. It is also very close to all the main atractions with half an hour's walk to Rialto and San Marco. The hostel has a kitche with a stove and a frige. Sam was nice and helpful.

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Zagreb, Croatia
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

My friend and I arrived at this hostel at summer. No air conditioning. Too hot and humid, kept sweating all night. Moreover there were like dozens of mosquitoes flying around at night, hard to get asleep. The manager was not that friendly either. The only pros are like the location (small sign in a small road which requires your mapping... More

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Florence, Italy
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

I stayed here for two nights as a solo traveller. Although the amenities were modern and the hostel was well decorated and the beds comfortable, the dirtiness was really something I could not come to terms with for 44 euro a night! My sheets were brown on arrival and they did not change them for the next guest who arrived... More

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North Carolina, USA
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

We booked a double room, which we found out when we got to the hostel is in a separate place from the main dormitories (5-10 minute walk). The flat is like having your own suite, as there was no one else there. You get a kitchen, your own terrace, and dining/living room area. These are all great things to have... More

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Wollongong, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

I decided to stay here due to the 2011 lonely planet recommendation of 25 euros a night, and boy was that a mistake. After speaking with reception he told me it was 33 euros a night including tourist tax, to which I agreed. after collecting my baggage from the previous accomadation, reception then told me he spoke with his boss... More

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simo1974, Proprietario at L'Imbarcadero, responded to this review

Dear, we are really really sorry about this. Our prices are cleary written in all website you can find on line so it's easy to check if the price that staff told you was correct or not. We just fired the man that you talked about for yours and other complains about him. As you told in your review we... More

Istanbul, Turkey
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
11 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

L'Imbarcadero is very small hostel and close to Santa Lucia train station and Riva dei Biasio vaporetto stop; but it's not that easy to find them. I arrived to Venice around 10 pm and tried to find the hostel for about 45 minutes. Calle Zen is very small place; so many local people also don't know it. Though all Venice... More

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Also Known As:
l`Imbarcadero Hotel Venice
l`Imbarcadero Hotel
Address: Santa Croce, 1268 | Calle Zen, 30135 Venice, Italy
Location: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice > San Croce
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #62 of 141 Specialty lodging in Venice
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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