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Locanda al Leon

2.5 of 5 Inn   |   Castello, Campo St Filippo e Giacomo, 4270, 30122 Venice, Italy
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Ranked #62 of 417 Venice B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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dallas, tx
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

This hotel is dreadful. My room was fairly good size but that of a travel companion was so small she could barely open her suitcase. There are no elevators and the staircase in the main building is very steep and narrow. The bed covers look seedy and the bedspread on my bed was very dirty looking. The blanket was thin... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Just returned from a fantastic stay at the Locanda Al Leon. The hosts were really helpful and couldn't do enough to help you. The staff were also lovely and really helpful. The hotel is pure venice captured, stayed here 5 years ago with my husband fabulous then, stayed this time with our daughter she was also captivated. Friendly beautiful hotel,... More

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locandaalleon, Proprietario at Locanda al Leon, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your kind review and we really hope to see you again when you back in Venice. More

Corpus Christi, Texas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

My husband and I stayed here for two nights in early December. Alessandro greeted us upon our arrival. He was very kind and helpful. We absolutely loved staying here. Our room in one that has been pictured often; we had a view of the Campo. I loved the murano glass fixtures, the brocade curtains and coverlet on the bed, the... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

We stayed at the Locanda Al Leon for a couple of days and everything was perfect. The room was in a Venetian style, clean and staff available. The breakfast room is small but you can request it in the room at no extra charge I read the review of the customer who stayed in the same period and I can... More

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

The room and location of the hotel are nice, and the young man who checked us in at reception was lovely, however the entire stay was tainted by the terrible service at breakfast in the morning. The young man had explained that the breakfast room was small, and due to heritage listing reason they were unable to expand it further.... More

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Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina
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36 reviews 36 reviews
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

Just got back from Italy, stayed here 11/11 and 11/12 2013. Great breakfast, room, service and location.I would suggest this location, right off boardwalk area of Grand Canal, San Marco, Vapretto and dining /shopping.

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Washington DC
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

When we made our reservation, the Locanda was booked but they had rooms in their new annex property (across the calle or alley) and we were fortunate that this was the case. The building was very old but had been renovated recently and beautifully done. The bedrooms had all new furniture, reproductions of earlier Venetian styles. The room was relatively... More

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Cortes Island, Canada
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81 reviews 81 reviews
25 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

Al Leon is in the heart of Venice, with walking distance to just about everything. We were here in April of 2013 and we were two couples traveling by car from Switzerland. We drove over Via Liberta (cause way in to town) and parked in a parkade at 29 Euros per day. Don't be shocked but you might be asked... More

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Northville, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

My wife and I spent our last couple nights of an Italian vacation here in October, 2013. This is a charming building over 500 years old on a typical narrow Venice street and just off one of the small piazzas. It is less than a 5 minute walk from one of the vaporetto (water bus) stops (on the Grand Canal)... More

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013 via mobile

Beautiful, tastefully done hotel. It is very close to and easily accessible on a vaporetti stop. The room and bathroom was very spacious. It is centrally located to the Piazza San Marco. The owners Marcela and Guiliano are very accommodating and great hosts from helping us with our luggage to arranging an early breakfast for us. We would love to... More

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Also Known As:
Locanda Al Leon Hotel
Locanda Al Leon Hotel Venice
Address: Castello, Campo St Filippo e Giacomo, 4270, 30122 Venice, Italy
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Location: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #62 of 417 B&Bs / Inns in Venice
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Locanda al Leon 2.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Dear guest, Marcella & Giuliano are happy to host you in this original Venetian House of the 15th century, that is divided in to floors.The estate was built is therefore about 500 yeras old.The property is considered a historic house and is subjet to constraint from the fine arts, so you can't transform or change the type and magnitutde of interior spaces and stairs but must keep the original layout. ... more   less 
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