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Il Mercante di Venezia

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Cannaregio 379 | Calle della Misericordia, 30121 Venice, Italy (Cannaregio)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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The Beautiful North
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66 reviews 66 reviews
40 hotel reviews
186 helpful votes 186 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If your main priority is easy access to the train station, in a pleasant location, you’re unlikely to find a better hotel than Il Mercante di Venezia. It took us 5 minutes to walk from St Lucia station (with luggage plus a baby), without crossing any canals. No bridges to cross, no queuing for boats, just a 5 minute walk.... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Room is clean and tidy. Staff at reception counter was so nice. Location is great, very near train station, just few minutes walk. But the hotel sign is so small, and we can get to the hotel via a tiny pathway, make me feel not safe. Btw, it is convenient to go to any places from this hotel.

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

We all know that Venice is not cheap but we found this hotel with 40 EUR/night. The hotel is situated near the station in a quiet area but very close to restaurants, souvenir shops and Grand Canale. The staff is very friendly, they are speaking english and French as well. The room was small but clean and nice, decorated in... More

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Berlin, Germany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

When we showed up, they said they did not have our Expedia booking and for us to get our room, they increased the price and wanted cash, half up front! We had to find an ATM and withdraw a large amount of extra cash (I'm stuck paying the ATM fees, too, of course), and it was not the best start... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

Good value budget hotel, rooms are clean & tidy, close to train & vaporetto. Staff helpful & friendly to ensure you enjoy your stay in Venice. With good advice on restaurants & locations, would highly recommend.

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Tbilisi, Georgia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
20 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

We spent couple of nights in this hotel in August. This is not first our visit to Venice and mostly we stayed in Budget hotels - therefore, I can consider myself as good expert in the hotels of this class. I can say that this one was the best. Located just 500 m away from Railway station (this is very... More

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Singapore
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

I booked this hotel in Venice because of all the good reviews but were disappointed. We need a hotel not far away from train station without crossing any bridge and this is only 5 mins walk away so the location is really awesome. It is not hard to locate with the GPS in our phone. We didn't lose our way... More

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Yarmouth, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013 via mobile

After 18 hours traveling, it is so wonderful to enter a quaint little hotel and the receptionist greets you by name. It was easy as we were the last ones to check in, but it sure was a nice touch from a smiling face in a foreign place. Our room was small and the bathroom was across the hallway, but... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
7 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

The hotel is a great small lodging located very conveniently in the proximity of train Venice station and not far from the bus station. Yet your Venice experience will be truly genuine. The hotel was a bit hard to locate. You need to follow Rio Terra Lista di Spagna street (the street that leads from the stations towards Venice without... More

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Wisbech, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013 via mobile

The staff were very helpful and nothing was too much trouble. Great location within a minute's walk to restaurants shops and the vaporetto. Spotlessly clean room whilst not huge have everything you need. Would definitely recommend

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Also Known As:
Il Mercante Di Venezia Hotel Venice
Il Mercante Di Venezia Venice
Address: Cannaregio 379 | Calle della Misericordia, 30121 Venice, Italy
Location: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice > Cannaregio
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #240 of 381 hotels in Venice
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Il Mercante di Venezia 3*
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