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Hotel Ala - Historical Places of Italy

AMOMAUS$ 300*
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#77 of 386 Hotels in Venice
Certificate of Excellence
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Roseville
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

This quaint, historical hotel should have more stars, except for the following: no air conditioning even though advertised with same, non-working refrigerator, and a very hard mattress. The weather was too humid to not have working air conditioning. They did give us a desk fan but it was not sufficient to be cool at night. Our room had an additional...

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Helensburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hotel Ala is an exceptional hotel, it is so well situated just off San Marco. The staff are very friendly, the room was lovely even although it did not overlook the canal. Tea and coffee making facilities are available in the room which is unusual for a European hotel. Breakfast in the morning was super, everything you could ask for...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We loved it there. This is a charming and old hotel very conveniently located. The stuff was super accommodating and competent. Very friendly. The breakfast was super. Highly recommend it to everyone. We wiill stay there again on our next trip.

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ALA2494, Responsabile reception at Hotel Ala - Historical Places of Italy, responded to this review

Dear guest ebthoemmes, Thank you for taking the time to share your review about your stay at the Hotel Ala – Venice on TripAdvisor. We are pleased we met your expectations. We look forward to welcoming you again back soon. Sincerely, Jury

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was our first time in Venice. Stayed at the Hotel Ala. The hotel is in an ideal location, close to all the sites. The hotel was lovely. Room was spacious and very clean. Staff were very helpful and accommodating. Breakfast was buffet style. There was always something to choose from. The quality and standard of the hotel was first...

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ALA2494, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Hotel Ala - Historical Places of Italy, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review about your stay at the Hotel Ala – Venice on TripAdvisor. We are pleased we met your expectations. We look forward to welcoming you again back soon. Sincerely, Alessandro – front desk

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great central location but still good in that it was still a little off the main tourist drag, lively downstairs bar and cool roof top terrace. That's where the positives end. The room was OK but a bit dated, service polite but not friendly, breakfast (despite other reviews) the average type of buffet style you get at mid-market places and...

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ALA2494, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Hotel Ala - Historical Places of Italy, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review about your stay at the Hotel Ala – Venice on TripAdvisor. We appreciate your feedback regarding your stay and will work to meet your expectations..We will discuss his observations with the staff for sure and I do hope that we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back...

Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Hotel Ala was perfectly situated - a few minutes from St. Mark's Square in one direction and an easy stroll to the Accademia and Guggenheim Museums in the other. Just steps from a vaporetto stop as well. The staff was helpful in many ways, from restaurant suggestions to assistance with water taxis. One evening my significant other bought me several...

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ALA2494, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Hotel Ala - Historical Places of Italy, responded to this review

Dear guest Letsgotraveling2014, Thank you for taking the time to share your review about your stay at the Hotel Ala – Venice on TripAdvisor. We appreciate your feedback regarding your stay and will work to meet your expectations. I do hope that we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back again soon. Sincerely, Jury

Melbourne
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights (two double rooms). Very central yet quiet location. Walking distance to much of the city with a ferry/water bus stop 100m away. Clean and all staff very kind and helpful, especially at the reception. Delicious breakfast (included). Wi-fi also included and worked well. I would definitely recommend. Note - for the 3rd and 4th...

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Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review about your stay at the Hotel Ala – Venice on TripAdvisor. We are pleased we met your expectations. We look forward to welcoming you again back soon. Sincerely, Jury

Minehead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a nice long weekend here, great location right in the heart of Venice. Has nice bar within the hotel plenty of things going on live music on Saturdays bar staff very friendly. Has a great rooftop area with stunning views. Would definitely recommend.

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Dear Jeff220 Thank you for taking the time to share your review about your stay at the Hotel Ala – Venice on TripAdvisor. We are pleased we met your expectations. We look forward to welcoming you again back soon. Sincerely, Jury

Central NJ
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can’t say enough great things about this hotel….it’s in a great location, with well-appointed rooms that are a great size, comfortable beds, and location was fantastic. The water taxi drops you off in the back of the hotel, whereas you can have a private water taxi that pulls up to the back door of the hotel, and gondolas and...

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ALA2494, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Ala - Historical Places of Italy, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review about your stay at the Hotel Ala – Venice on TripAdvisor. We are pleased we met your expectations. We look forward to welcoming you again back soon. Sincerely, Jury

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Hotel Ala for four nights and cannot fault it at all. It is in a perfect location, two minutes walk from a vaparetto stop and about three or four minutes to St Mark's Square. It is spotlessly clean. The staff were so helpful and courteous. The breakfast is plentiful, loads of variety and delicious. The American...

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Dear Lorraine, Thank you for taking the time to share your review about your stay at the Hotel Ala – Venice on TripAdvisor. We are pleased we met your expectations and happy all is gone well... We look forward to welcoming you again back soon. Sincerely, Alessandro & staff Hotel Ala

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San Marco
The most famous sestiere (district) in Venice has one of the world's most famous squares, St. Mark's (Piazza San Marco). Anchored on one end by the basilica, clustered around it are restaurants, museums, shops, orchestras playing in the square, pigeons, the grand pink Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale), the soaring campanile bell tower, an astrological clock tower, plus gorgeous cafes and restaurants like Florian and Quadri. Piazza San Marco is beloved by Venetians themselves. They book a table anytime, which offers a buffer from the fray. This grand outdoor drawing room attracts Venetians for a stroll too, especially late in the afternoon when the hoards of daytrippers thin out. It's simply a grand place to meet.
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Old noble home, 3 Stars Superior Hotel, in the real heart of Venice, just few steps from St. Mark's Square, easily reachable by public service Line 1 (dock S. Maria del Giglio at 50 yds) and direct access for taxi-boat and gondolas. Tarnowska's American Bar with best cocktails/wines in town. Complimentary American Buffet breakfast. Complimentary Water. 100% SMOKE-FREE Hotel. Best HYPER SPEED WI-FI in town. Check-in: 2 pm. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Ala - Historical Places of Italy

Address: Sestiere San Marco 2494 | Campo Santa Maria del Giglio, 30124 Venice, Italy
Region: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice > San Marco
Price Range: ₹ 10,023 - ₹ 22,500 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Ala - Historical Places of Italy 3.5*
Number of rooms: 82
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Also Known As:
Ala Hotel Venice
Best Western Venice
Hotel Ala Venice
Hotel Style:
#12 Green Hotel in Venice
#83 Romantic Hotel in Venice
#89 Family Hotel in Venice
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“Small hotel, we were on 2nd floor and walked up but elevator available. Very quiet location.”
LoisR240, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“My wife prefers the topmost room with the skylights .If you get it watch your head for the low beams.”
Z5092OYmichaell, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at the back overlook a small canal frequented by gondolas”
ZeeZeeNE, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Pay shed loads of money but birthdays, anniversaries etc cut no ice.”
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“Request on with outside window.”
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