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“Hotel Scandinavian Venice” 5 of 5 bubbles
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Hotel Scandinavia
Ranked #127 of 385 Hotels in Venice
Certificate of Excellence
Ipswich, Queensland, Australia
Level Contributor
32 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Hotel Scandinavian Venice”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2013

No lift but staff eager to help with luggage. Hotel very clean new bathroom, no view from back rooms but rooms are very clean. The furnishings areole but they are suppose to be for the era. Beautiful Murano chandeliers everywhere. Staff happy to look after luggage if you arrive early and take it to your room. All on all I found my stay here very pleasant.

Room Tip: We took a private ferry to the hotel it was a short walk to the hotel but when we left were given he...
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  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with friends
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Marianne H
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    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2013

We stayed here in a triple room. Very nice location--close to everything yet on a little square away from all the crowds. You can hear the noise from the square, but it just added to the whole Venetian experience to us. Front desk people were all extremely helpful. Highly recommended.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Janet B
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Ahmedabad, India
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66 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2013

The hotel itself is or should be a heritage building. The building is around 700 years old (that's what we were told). Though hotel is centuries old but it has been very nicely done up inside, with all the modern amenities (including wi-fi). The nearest station for taking water-cab or Vaporetto is Rialto (10 minutes walk from the hotel) from the hotel. St. Lucia railway station is 10 minutes from Rialto. The hotel is situated in a very nice square - Santa Maria Square. We had an excellent stay there. The staff was very helpful. There are lot of eating places around the hotel, with few excellent ones in the square itself. We had an excellent stay with just a minor hitch. Since we were staying on 4th floor, climbing stairs first time with the luggage was bit of a task. One should ask for help in carrying the luggage which we did while checking out.

Room Tip: Ask for a room with the balcony opening towards the square. You'll get an excellent view of the...
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  • Stayed November 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank nalin_thakur
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Brisbane Region, Australia
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112 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2013 via mobile

What a gem of a hotel - traditional venetian decor throughout - small rooms and no lift - but it made it more like being in Venice! Location was great close to the main square but away from all the noise. Staff at hotel so helpful and friendly. Loved the cold buffet breakfast and having coffee in front of the hotel watching the people walk by. Recommend this place for a romantic night in Venice.

  • Stayed October 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank dds777
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winston, Oregon
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2013

we enjoyed staying at this hotel. The staff were helpful, and loved the location, on Formosa Square, a happy, busy square where people were enjoying life. It was walkable from the Grand Canal, restaurants in the neighborhood, and lots of people watching.

Room Tip: no elevator, but we were on second floor, no problem for our over eighty mom
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  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank mary J
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Staten Island, New York
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2013

I stayed here with my husband for our honeymoon. We traveled throughout Europe, so a three night stay here wasn't horrible, but it wasn't great. The bed was two twin mattresses put together, as if it was one king size. And it was not comfortable! They say the wifi doesn't work bc too many people are using the web. I just can't believe that! There was a crowd sitting in the dinning area just to get wifi access! The breakfast was a huge disappointment. Bread, canned fruit, and powdered fruit flavored drinks. Disgusting :/ the tv channels are very limited. There was nothing offered in other languages besides Italian. My husband and I spend the entire day waking and exploring Venice, and at night we couldn't enjoy tv or internet access.

On the bright side, the staff was very nice and helpful. We had a wonderful time in Venice!

I can't say I would stay in this hotel again. Sorry :/

  • Stayed October 2013
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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5 Thank Lrk988
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Burbank, California, United States
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2013

Nice and small hotel, room was very clean, staff very nice, I loved that it was next to a catholic church in that after I arrived there Sunday evening and watching people going in and out of the church I got up and went over to see a mass in progress and I was very happy to join them. Hotel Scandinavia is not far from San Marco and there was a lot of activities going on. The only complaint I have was the breakfast in all of Italy is that there menu does not have any sort of eggs on it.

Room Tip: Room overlooking the square, there is a lot of tourists and activities all day long, having a room i...
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  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Diana Y
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Property: Hotel Scandinavia
Address: Campo Santa Maria Formosa, Castello 5240, 30100 Venice, Italy
Location: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice > Castello
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#123 Family Hotel in Venice
#153 Romantic Hotel in Venice
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Scandinavia 3*
Number of rooms: 33
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