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Relais Venezia

#77 of 384 Hotels in Venice
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Castello 5285, 30122 Venice, Italy
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singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly recommended this place! It's between the famous Rialto bridge and the St Marco Church! Perfect location for you to walk around Venice and decide to head back to Hotel to rest or put down your shopping stuff. :) what I like about this hotel: - As mentioned, perfect location - clean and spacious room - Very friendly service from... More 

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Beverley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would highly recommend this lovely little hotel. The staff were very welcoming, they allowed us into our room early and were keen to advise us of what to do during our short stay in Venice. They were also happy to look after our bags when we checked out, so we could have another day exploring Venice. The room was... More 

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Atherton, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Don't underestimate the cloying crowds and heat of Venice. It's worse than 2 years ago. Relais Venezia was a relief. It is comfortable, bright, clean and cool. Lovely people are caring for the hotel's guests. The hotel is central to the island and allows you to rinse-off the Venetian grime, change, recharge and go out again. We arrived for 3... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Hotel is on a quiet back street which is a little hard to find at first. Look for the hotel sign above the main street. Friendly staff that went out of their way to help us schedule a tour and brought us breakfast after we over slept and missed breakfast. Room was very clean, spacious and as nice as the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

We opted to stay at Relais Venezia on our return visit to Venice because of it's great location and helpful staff.Though the hotel is small as was our room we were very content here.We had the misfortune of having our luggage left behind in Rome.The gentleman who works at the front desk spent considerable time on the phone with the... More 

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Las Pinas, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We booked through an online booking company and picked out the hotel because it looked newly renovated. We were not disappointed. It was a good location though one had to drag their suitcase across two bridges upon getting off at San Marco vaporetto (going up and down flights of stairs when staying in Venice) and through cobbled stone streets (TIP:... More 

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Malta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

A very good and comfortable modern accommodation in the heart of Venice in a superbly restored old building. Nice and modern room and bathroom. Good and well stocked continental breakfast. Very helpful round the clock staff.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

We stayed for five days and saw most of Venice based from here. This hotel has a wonderful location, four minutes walk from St Mark's Square, six minutes from the Rialto, and only about ten minutes from boats for Murano or the airport at Ospedale. On the way to anywhere from this hotel you pass dozens of typical Venetians restaurants,... More 

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

We stayed for two nights. The hotel emailed directions and we found it easily. Our room was lovely, at the top overlooking rooftops. Spotlessly clean and comfortable. The staff were friendly and helpful, Frederico especially gave us loads of useful information. Breakfast in bed, such a treat! Really good location, close to St. Mark's, Rialto Bridge, Bridge of Sighs, shops.... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The only difficulty we had was finding the hotel. I recommend checking in during the daylight hours or arrive by water taxi. The hotel was clean, quiet and appeared to be recently remodeled. The breakfast is simple but adequate to start the day. The staff directed us to an excellent restaurant. It is very close to St Mark's and Rialto... More 

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Staying in Castello

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Castello
Castello is the largest of the six sestieri (districts), and the only one not facing onto the Grand Canal. More than half of Castello is situated within Arsenale, the naval base, which occupies over one-fifth the area of Venice. This gentrified maritime neighborhood feels busy but casual. Castello’s side streets are laid back, with small boats lining canals criss-crossed by laundry. Semiannual exhibitions add a strong artsy current to the Arsenale area. Via Garibaldi in Castello, with its shops and bars, has one of Venice's rare straight and wide boulevards. When a large ship turns around the Lido to enter the Giudecca Canal, the startling sight creates an illusion that it will run aground right on Via Garibaldi! Families treasure Giardini near the island's tip, green with rare trees and grass, and Riva degli Schiavoni is a popular spot for Venetians to take a stroll to watch the sunset.
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