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Hotel Basilea

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Santa Croce - Rio Marin 817, 30135 Venice, Italy
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Other than the lackadaisical shrug about the Internet being out, the service, rooms and breakfast made this a perfect location for our visit to Venice. I was part of a group of 12 traveling, and the room as large enough for the three of us sharing to move the armoire and fit three twin beds so they were separate with... More

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We had one of the older rooms. Small but very quaint. The staff was very friendly and helpful. This hotel is right on a canal and it's a perfect location for exploring the shops and businesses on the canals. From the moment we woke up to when we stepped outside we felt like we went back in time 500 years.... More

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Falkirk, Scotland
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We were "upgraded" from the Hotel Atlantide over the Canal as they thought we would be more comfortable here since we were staying more than a couple of nights, which was nice. The room itself is exactly as expected and had everything we needed including a private bathroom which other budget hotels don't always offer. We had a rear courtyard... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Booked for Atlantide we were moved into Basilea. Had a choice of a room with a view of a rooftop or a smaller room with a canal view. We choose the latter. really a beautiful view. Nice staff too. But the owner must 've known of a not proper functioning toilet. The days we spent there was not a flush... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We were upgraded to this 3 Star hotel. It is in a quieter area of Venice, across the canal from the train station. It's located on a nice canal and we were able to watch the gondolas going by from our canal-view room. We walked everywhere from this location--took no vaparettos. Rooms are a decent size and washrooms are large... More

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Basilea5, Direttore at Hotel Basilea, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for the kind review you have posted after your happy experience. We are really pleased that you appreciated your stay at Hotel Basilea, underlining pleasures like the charming canal view, the comfort of the room and the cleanness, the friendly behaviour of our staff member and the tasty breakfast in the morning. We hope... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We arrived at the Basilea Hotel 3rd May 2014 at about 1pm. The larger than life reception lady not what you really want after a tiresome journey, asked us to come back about 2 or 2.30pm. Our travel had started at 3am the previous day and we were exhausted but we left our luggage in reception and went for lunch... More

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Basilea5, Direttore at Hotel Basilea, responded to this review

Dear Guest, After reading your intervention we would like to explain our reasons and why we consider this review unfair. Firstly, the Basilea is a three star hotel with the services of a three star category: as written on the voucher of your reservation and on the booking website, the check in time is at two o'clock, and especially during... More

Sheffield, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

we just spent a wonderful week in Venice where we stayed at the delightful BASILEA Hotel. no, it's not luxurious, but it has spectacular touches of faded grandeur, is located on a little canal, is in walking distance of St Marks, if you're fit, and hilariously quirky! the staff we met, Marco, Gianni, Roberta and Ada could not have been... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

My friend and i did a budget euro trip and this hotel was good value for the money we spent. At first we were skeptical because it was in a quiet neighborhood, but it turned out to be safe and peaceful. The staff waa very friendly and professional. The reason the review is 4 stars and not 3 is because... More

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Basilea5, Direttore at Hotel Basilea, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We were really glad to read your enthusiastic review about the stay at our hotel, and we are pleased that you enjoyed this visit to Venice also thanks to the helpful and friendly job of the night shift manager: personally, he wants to send you many thanks for the nice words words you spent to describe his work,... More

London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Just came back from a 3 night stay at the basilea hotel,couldn't ask for more than we paid for,good location,very friendly and helpful staff,very clean and good breakfast,and they allowed us to leave our bags there for the day.For those who moaned about this hotel, remember it's only a 3 star,if you want better maybe you should consider booking a... More

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Basilea5, Direttore at Hotel Basilea, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for sharing your nice review here on our TripAdvisor page: we hope your remarks will be considered by the readers and by the guests who wrote the heaviest criticisms to the hotel. Effectively, Hotel Basilea offers to its guests a series of qualities that are specific of the three star hotel category: a nice... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

We booked this hotel on the quick, not knowing what to expect, and it turned out to be charming. It was only a short walk from the grand Canal, and about 20mins from St Marks. The decor was old fashioned, quaint and very Italian, and comfortable. It is on a small canal, with a charming bridge. The food was as... More

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Basilea5, Direttore at Hotel Basilea, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We want to send you infinite thanks for the wonderful review you've posted here on TripAdvisor. We are really flattered by your words on our hotel, and gladly hear that you've found enjoyable and pleasant your stay in Venice also thanks to the helpful and friendly attitude of the staff members, as often underlined in many reviews. Renewing... More

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Address: Santa Croce - Rio Marin 817, 30135 Venice, Italy
Location: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Basilea 3*
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