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“Hotel with excellent location and rate” 4 of 5 stars
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Hotel Serenissima
2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle Goldoni 4486, 30124 Venice, Italy (San Marco)   |  
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Ranked #127 of 384 Hotels in Venice
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
“Hotel with excellent location and rate”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

The remarkable thing of this hotel is the excellent location and the very good rate. In relation to the location, it is literally at walking distance from the two most important landmarks of Venice: the Piazza San Marco and the Ponte di Rialto (approximately three blocks because the hotel is geographically in the middle of both). In those places there are stops of the vaporetto, the water bus system of Venice.

The staff was very friendly form the very beggining, allways prepared to assist the guest. The check-in process was very fast and pleasant.

Our room was small but very nice furnitured. Paradoxically, the bathroom was very big and comfortable. The problem we perceived was with the shower. Not having a curtain or something to contain the water, it was a bit problematic to have a shower avoiding a big mess.
As all the buildings of the area, it is very old but well maintained.

The rate includes a breakfast, served in the first floor. There are good pastries, juices and good products for a good starting of the day.

An important thing for some potential guests is that the building do not have an elevator. From the front desk there are stairs to the first floor (it could be a bit long for some). In relation to the luggage, the staff assist the people during the check-in and check-out.
We would certainly return to this nice hotel.

Room Tip: As I mentioned, the hotel do not have any elevator. If you have some problems with that, ask for a r...
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  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

very good hotel old fashioned but in agood way rooms were basic but all you would want .No good for people with walking difficulties as no lifts.location wise it is perfect 5 mins from st marks square and 7 mins to rialto bridge.Staff were friendly and all spoke good english,would recommend without hesitation in fact when i go back next year guess where ill be staying..... yes here again.

Room Tip: 3 floors no lifts so lower floor better for some people
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  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

We loved our stay at Hotel Serenissima! The hotel staff was helpful. They went out of their way for us many times. I felt very at home. The rooms were comfortable. The location is excellent. It is a small , quint hotel with endless amounts of charm. We can't wait to go back to Hotel Serenissima.

Room Tip: We stayed on the first floor, on the street side. It was a charming room. I loved seeing the sweet...
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  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars
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Newark
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012 via mobile

Just returned from 4 nights over the Venice marathon weekend. This is an excellent and well located hotel right in the centre of Venice. The rooms are spotless and the hotel staff very helpful and friendly.

Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
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berkshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012

We have just returned from a 4 night stay at the Serenissima and really for the low price it was absolutely great. Location is very central and convenient but also quiet. The staff as everyone has said are absolutely great, did everything they could for us including booking concerts and advising on the height and timing of FLOODS! (if you go to Venice in late October be sure to pack waterproof boots). The room was on the top floor, quite a trek with no lift but kept us fit. Room and bathroom very small but with everything we needed. Breakfast was extensive plenty of choice and plenty of coffee, no need to order a refill. Clearly this is not a luxury hotel but on a budget in Venice I don't think you can do any better than the Serenissima

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
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1 Thank mardimarvel
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Prince Rupert, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

We just returned from a one night stay here. Chose because of location and history and price. We had to leave before breakfast to catch a flight but the staff were helpful and the room looked just like the website. Clean modern bathroom. Hot water challenges. Staff ran our luggage to third floor. Easy to find and trundle our suitcases down the street from Rialto Bridge. Would definately stay there again.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
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Sydney, Australia
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22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

This hotel is not far from the Rialto Bridge and also San Marco Square, when you book the hotel they email you back directions on how to get to the hotel which is great, easy to find.

Family run business, continental breakfast may not be to everybodies liking but there is enough to eat, there is a choice of boiled eggs, fresh sandwiches, tomato bruschetta, yogurt, sweet croissant and fruit, also juice and coffee. You wouldnt starve, I had plenty and was happy with it.

Room clean and tidy, a bit small but it was only for sleeping after being out all day, staff very helpful, has a little bar. Free wifi at the hotel, staff held our bags until we left late afternoon.

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars
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Address: Calle Goldoni 4486, 30124 Venice, Italy
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Location: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice > San Marco
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Room Service
Hotel Style:
#134 Romantic Hotel in Venice
#144 Family Hotel in Venice
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Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Serenissima 2*
Number of rooms: 38
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