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“The Best Hotel in Venice”
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Locanda Orseolo
Ranked #2 of 387 Hotels in Venice
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed March 12, 2009

This was our 5th stay at the Orseolo. That probably tells you everything!
Thank you Barbara, Gigi, Igor, Alex for a wonderful stay.

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Reviewed March 10, 2009

We've stayed in many wonderful hotels but can honestly say that the Locanda Orseolo is outstanding. Barbara, Gigi, Alex and all of the team made us feel like long-standing favourite friends from the moment we arrived; always greeting us by name & being interested in what we hoped to see and do. They also went out of their way to make reservations for us at a number of mouth-wateringly good restaurants. The rooms in the Locanda Orseolo are large; fabulously appointed & spotlessly clean. Breakfast is a must with omelettes to die for & the crepes were some of the best we've eaten. This is an absolute gem of a hotel which we're very much looking forward to returning to & which we can't recommend highly enough.

  • Stayed: March 2009, traveled with friends
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Reviewed March 6, 2009

Our trip to Venice was made special by the wonderful hospitality of the staff of Locanda Orseolo. I cannot think of how it could be improved upon. We were treated like their only guests. The hotel's charm was only surpassed by it's cleanliness and overall comfort. The breakfasts were to die for. We would never stay anywhere else in Venice!

  • Stayed: February 2009, traveled with friends
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Reviewed February 21, 2009

All the excellent reviews were right on target. The family and staff of this B&B are outstanding. They made you feel at home from the time we made our reservations to the time we said our goodbyes. All the staff knew our names and helped us to book concert tickets and even got a special wine for us from their other hotel (Hotel Ponte Antico). We also visited the other location as they suggested because of the view from the balcony. They recommended a wonderful Osteria called Barababao. Food and service was wonderful. I can not say enough about all they did for us. Our rooms were richly decoarted, very clean and quiet. The breakfast was excellent and included eggs any way wanted plus the added bonus of crepes. Breakfast buffet opened early for us on the day of our departure. All the guests that we met at the hotel also were very happy about their experiences here. Many were return guests. Book your stay here. You will not be disappointed! We will be back!

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2  Thank Lizbeth123
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Reviewed February 19, 2009

Locanda Orseolo exceeded all expectations. The staff are wonderful and could not have been more welcoming and helpful throughout my stay. My room was lovely, with a view over a side canal. The breakfasts are wholesome with plenty of choice and the staff will prepare your coffee and eggs exactly how you desire. I wholeheartedly recommend the Locanda Orseolo.

  • Stayed: December 2008, traveled solo
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Reviewed February 19, 2009

This hotel is a must ! Situated two minutes off San Marco, the family who run the place couldn't be more pleasant and helpful. All the staff make you feel so welcome as soon as you step through, was is quite a well hidden door. This only adds to the charm as it feels like you've discovered something special, which you have.
Rooms are impeccably decorated in a very ornate and venetian style. Large and comfortable bed might prevent you from getting down in time for a delicious breakfast. We made the mistake of closing the shutters and nearly missed it but as nothing is too much trouble we weren't made to feel in any way a nuisance, far from it!
The scenes in San Marco were the icing on the cake.
Would not stay anywhere else in Venice except perhaps their other establishment which looks fantastic but a bit out of our price range! Ponte Antico not surprisingly the top Tripadvisor hotel at the moment.

  • Stayed: February 2009, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed February 17, 2009

I have travelled the world and can honesty say the Locanda Orseolo is the best hotel ive ever been too. The location is perfect, the rooms large and luxurious and the staff are soooo helpful and nice.
Many hotelliers in venice dont care about their guests as they think "hey more tourist will be coming tomorrow". Not at the Locanda Orseolo, they treat every guest as they are a personal friend!!
I impore you to stay in this hotel if you are travelling to Venice and say "Ciao" to Gili, Alex, Barbara, Burno and Igor for us!!!!!!

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Additional Information about Locanda Orseolo

Address: Corte San Zorzi San Marco 1083, 30124 Venice, Italy
Location: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice > San Marco
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Room Service
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Ranked #2 of 387 Hotels in Venice
Price Range: $200 - $321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Locanda Orseolo 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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