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Hotel Giovannina

1.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Via Dante 113 Mestre, Venice, Italy
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Ranked #94 of 141 Specialty lodging in Venice
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Norwich, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for three nights just for somewhere cheap to see Venice. We opted for a shared room, as it was the cheapest option, and only had to share for one of the nights. Private bathroom, friendly reception staff, good location, reasonable bed. Spthe nearest supermarket is a bit far walking, however it probably feels like less time when it's... More

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Savannah, Georgia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were two american girls traveling through, and this place was great for just coming back to relax and then sleep. Everything was clean, the shower was nice and hot, the worker made the bed in front of me so it was clean as well. A great location as well, we were able to walk our big luggage all the... More

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Queensland, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

Stayed here on our way back through Italy on our way home. We had just gotten off the overnight ferry from Split, which was a terrible night, so we were looking for somewhere last minute. Lots of bad reviews, but we were at the point of just wanting a bed and a shower. So we took the risk, and it... More

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Davis, California, United States
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

We definitely had some problems with the room itself, but the staff was pretty friendly, and we were glad to have the hotel so close to the Mestre train station. Just a one-minute walk to the hotel, and when we wanted to go into Venice itself, it was only a couple euros to take the train. We were only staying... More

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Madrid, Spain
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

The single room had sheets, a pillow, a towel, a sink with soap and a mirror, a closet, a table with a fan (it was very hot at night) and a radio clock. I needed to look for a hotel that day so I was searching for something just available, so in the end this was one of the only... More

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Kluczbork, Poland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

You can't expect more for that price. All you need is there: tiny (but private) bathroom, big bed, towels, soap, shampoo. The only thing we were really missing was the air conditioning at night. There was a fan but when it was working it wasn't that quiet. The staff were really nice, helpful and speaking English. Location is very good.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013 via mobile

Location is good as in just out of Venice and near mestre however that is the only positive. Stayed in twin room. Cold water tap doesn't work in room and left leaking onto floor. Huge puddle of water in our room on arrival. Staff are by far the rudest I've ever come across in my travels. I witnessed them twice... More

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

Going up the stairs to the room, it was dark. The lights were turned off or their motion sensors weren't working. Very bad first impression. The moment we entered our room, my brother, 65 yr old mother and myself agreed we best go some place else. The room was in a very bad condition. The bath cubicle was tiny. Mosquitoes... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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75 reviews 75 reviews
18 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

Pathetic is Kind word I am using in fact. The Place is full of Mosquitoes and Insects. I paid around 57 EUR for one night and I seem to be over priced for this room. BY adding few more euros I got a much better deal in NH Laugna which is a 4* hotel. PLEASE DO NOT STAY HERE.... I... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012 via mobile

I don't like writing bad reviews and in fairness this hotel never claims to be anything but a budget option. But even taking that into account this place is the pits. Easily the worst hotel I have ever stayed in. Dirty, smelly, run down, rude staff: you name it. Spend the extra cash and stay anywhere else.

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Address: Via Dante 113 Mestre, Venice, Italy
Location: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice
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Ranked #94 of 141 Specialty lodging in Venice
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel Giovannina 1*
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