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Hotel Monaco & Grand Canal
4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   San Marco 1332, 30124 Venice, Italy   |  
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Ranked #95 of 383 Hotels in Venice
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New Delhi, India
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Location rocks”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

I'm sure it is the best hotel in Venice. It has all you need---great location,running 'hot' and cold water, cosy room. The staff is not really friendly, but I will not call them reserved.Thy are helpful.
Its just an eye blink away from San Marco.
The only issue was that, we had to wait a lot get our room. We arrived at 10am and got the room before 3pm. So, make sure you 'ask' them the time of check-in ;)
Also--We have to leave our room key at the concierge.

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  • Stayed January 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

The location of the hotel is pretty much perfect. Very close to San Marco and on the Grand Canal. It is opposite the gondola station and very close to the water taxi station.
The size of the room was pretty okay. I was a little apprehensive about the room size after reading otehr reviews here, but it was a decent enough size for 2, not tiny by any stretch of imagination.
Venice is a walking city and this hotel makes it perfect to walk to anywhere be it the Rialto or San Marco or Bridge of Sighs!

I would not mind returning to the hotel for my next Venice stay!

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

We stayed during Christmas week, having come directly from another Summit hotel in Rome. Great location, but a much smaller room. Plus, the same buffet breakfast that was included in the price of the Rome room cost 35€ each! Consequently, we ate here once. Also, the staff is not as accommodating. This hotel suffers from its comparison with a "sister" hotel.

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  • Stayed December 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013 via mobile

Its our second visit to this hotel in the past 3 yrs. The location is excellent - the rooms are small but comfortable. The staff very friendly and helpfull. If you looking for a centrally located hotel this is your place to stay! Clean rooms with all the comforts u need but packing space limited!!!!

  • Stayed December 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Camberley, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

Returned last week from our third stay in recent years at this hotel. We just keep going back as it meets all our requirements. It's friendly, well-located, good value and comfortable. At present there are a couple of little repairs that are needed, no doubt due to a busy summer, but I'm sure these are on the list to do. This hotel's main attraction is its location so close to Palazzo San Marco and the view from the terrace. Breakfast on the terrace can take forever as you watch the world go by on the Grand Canal! The restaurant is not cheap, but makes a wonderful location in the summer for that special dinner. Having said that, Venice is not a cheap holiday location, but it is magical.

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2012

The hotel is very clean and ideally located near the San Marco square. We had a great time here. Staff are very polite. Has a very nice out door restaurant bang opposite to a Gondola station. Very pleasant.

Room Tip: You should choose this hotel if you go to Venice as your first choice.
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  • Stayed July 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2012

I have stayed at the Monaco on several occasions and always come back with great pleasure. The location is very convenient and the views are amazing. But, beyond the location, the service is impeccable - Very friendly staff. The restaurant is not cheap (nothing is cheap in Venice) but the food is very good. Try to go when it is warm enough to eat on their terrace on the water.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Hotel Monaco & Grand Canal

Address: San Marco 1332, 30124 Venice, Italy
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Location: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#10 Business Hotel in Venice
#55 Luxury Hotel in Venice
#78 Romantic Hotel in Venice
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Monaco & Grand Canal 4*
Number of rooms: 99
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Hotel Monaco & Grand Canal are just a few steps from the famous St. Marks Square, ideal for guests who want to immerse themselves, inside the Venetian lifestyle. The 99 guest rooms including 7 suites overlooking the Grand Canal, are all elegantly decorated. Baroque and minimalism meet up in a perfect harmony. In the Grand Canal Terrace Restaurant which overlooks the Grand Canal, the guest can admire a majestic views and enjoy freshness of seafood and vegetable that are so essential to local specialities. In this top class ambience you really feel almost at home. The events section of the Hotel is realised in the recent adjoined Palazzo Dandolo, which became famous as the world’s first casino. Today there offer a very special space for organisations of events like Wedding, Gala Dinner, Conferences and meetings from 10 to 600 guests ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Hotel Monaco And Grand Canal
Hotel Monaco Grand Canal
Monaco Grand Canal Hotel
Monaco Hotel Venice

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