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Hotel La Forcola

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Cannaregio 2353, 30121 Venice, Italy
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Ranked #244 of 382 Hotels in Venice
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 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
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good location, on the main path to San Marco square, approx. 30 minutes walk. Our room (203) was facing a courtyard and was very quiet. The room itself though was just about adequate. Taking a shower was quite precarious in the tiny bath tub. Barely enough storage place for clothes. The bed was comfortable and bedding was always clean. Breakfast... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you can, please please avoid this hotel at all costs. We stayed here for two nights and these nights ruined our stay in Venice. The breakfast is terrible at best. The location is quite far from the train station (had to haul our luggage for 20 minutes to get to the front desk and upon calling the hotel they... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

The hotel was in a great location. It is located on one of the smaller waterways and has a little bridge right next to the front door. Our room had 2 windows overlooking the little waterway. The hotel is also located on the main road that takes your directly to San Marco Piazza and the bus/train terminals. Immediately outside the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

While I recognize light sleepers might find the ambient noise outside Hotel Forcola prohibitive to slumber, I doubt there's any place in Venice that would be exempt from that scourge. Having gotten that detail out of the way, let me proclaim Hotel Forcola an ideal spot for my visit in Venice. Elegant, intimate, and staffed by helpful and friendly personnel,... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Hotel was in a great location- 15 minute walk from San Marco Piazza and the train station. very close by to the Bille supermarket, where you could buy cheap merchandise and groceries. Charming little building, but could be so much more with a little more maintenance (mostly painting the dingy walls). Room was small but efficient. Linens were cleaned daily.... More

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Kailua, Hawaii
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This small hotel is just a few vaporetto stops (San Marcuola) from the train station. Our room looked over a small square & the rooftops of Venice. The breakfast buffet was simple & sufficient. The bathtub was a little strange (I'm sorry I didn't take a picture of it) but the room was fine, nothing spectacular but good for sleeping.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 via mobile

Stayed at this hotel for 4 nights on my own and was very happy with everything. Staff were kind (and I gather a lot aren't in venice). Room was big enough, clean and and actually very nice if you don't count the scuff marks on the walls. Working air conditioning (much needed) and even a balcony! Good location- 2 minute... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

A little rough in bathroom but linen changed daily and cleaned well. The bathroom is a crazy set up but functional. Location is good. Close to grand canal, supermarket, casino and general shops. Air conditioned. Breakfast is fresh. Quiet area in back rooms. Good budget hotel.

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Richmond, VA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

The hotel is in 10 min walking distance to train station. When you have to go to bus station with yr luggage pay the 10 euro for porter service because you have to cross a large bridge with a lot of steps. The hotel was clean and the staff very friendly. I read a couple of reviews before I left... More

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Coatbridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Having reading previous reviews about hotel you wonder who comes to a city like venice and all they have to comment about is a mark on there hotel bedroom wall honestly, been here 4 days home tomorrow the staff have been very helpful in anything we have asked them. The hotel is perfect location our room had canal view and... More

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Address: Cannaregio 2353, 30121 Venice, Italy
Location: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel La Forcola 3*
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