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Aqua Palace Hotel
Ranked #35 of 387 Hotels in Venice
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Youngstown, Ohio
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24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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“Great location”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

On my first trip to Venice. The hotel was easy to get to from the train station. Directions they give were great. Was about a 5 minute walk from Realto water taxi station. Located between St. Marks and Realto bridge. Clean comfortable rooms. Clean bathroom. The staff was great.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

We arrived by private water taxi directly to the entrance of the hotel and check-in was quick and efficient. Our stay was for 3 nights and everyone was very accommodating especially as we had a very late flight. The hotel is within minutes of St Mark's Square one way and the Rialto Bridge the other. Don't worry about getting lost - it's part of the experience and everyone does - if they say they don't then they're telling fibs!!!!!
Breakfast was superb and Sylvia greeted us every morning - she couldn't do enough for us - whatever we wanted, she would try and help. The reception staff always greeted us with a welcome and were always willing to answer our questions. The hotel does not have a restaurant but they recommend one a few hundred yards away called Ae Sconti and we were not disappointed.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

We recently spent three nights here on our first trip to Venice and were very pleased. It is very easy walking from hotel to San Marco and Rialto. Breakfast was great and serving staff incredibly friendly and attentive. Easy taxi access. Desk staff very helpful and greeted us with a smile every time. Would definitely stay here again on our next visit!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

Book a junior suite on the canal for non-stop free entertainment of watching gondolas, tourists and other business streaming by. It is very quiet when you close the windows. The breakfast is truly excellent with one of the nicest servers I've ever met. The desk staff did an excellent job of addressing all our questions and requests. I would highly recommend this hotel if you are looking for something special but not way over the top in price. Easy access to San Marco and Rialto.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

Stayed for 4 nights in September. Location is perfect, being only a few minutes walk from both St Mark's square and the Rialto Bridge/Grand Canal. Hotel was perfect, clean room, good service and wide choice of breakfast. Very good value for money. Would definitely return.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights in a junior suite. Top floor overlooking the canal. Room was clean, comfortable and spacious. Breakfast was served in the restaurant downstairs and was delicious. Hotel is situated a short walk to restaurants, st marks sq and rialto. Would definately stay here again if lucky enough to return to venice.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

We stayed at the Aqua Palace last summer at the end of july for two nights and the hotel is really nice!!! We had a big room, for my husband and me and our two teenagers, it was like a suite, with two rooms and a large nice luxurios bathroom. The breakfast included was very good, but what I like most, was that it is located in one of the canals, so, in the lobby you just open a door and the canal is just there and you can see the gondolas passing by and when you arrive to the hotel the taxi can just drop you off there, no walking with luggage. Very nice hotel, will surely come back on our next trip to Venice!!!

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled with family
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Property: Aqua Palace Hotel
Address: Calle de la Malvasia 5492/a, 30122 Venice, Italy
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Location: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice > Castello
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #35 of 387 Hotels in Venice
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Aqua Palace Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 30
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
In the Castello quarter, the atmosphere of ancient Venice awaits you at the luxurious 4 star Aqua Palace Hotel, a hotel that symbolizes the new Venetian hospitality for those in search of charm, seduction and comfort, in a perfect balance between traditional and modern. With a contemporary touch, the finely furnished rooms and suites interpret the distant past of Marco Polo's Venice, suspended between the west and the east, with soft lighting, fine curtains and special materials. Scalfarotto Palace is home to the passionate work of the Caputo Family, hoteliers for two generations, at your service and ready to give you the perfect welcome to Venice's historic center, where "Aqua" means life, history and culture. ... more   less 
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