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Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 12 September 2011

Small, but beautiful rooms with venetian style furniture. quite far from city center, but it was a beautiful 30 minutes walk...

1Thank Simona-Laura
Scarborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 September 2011

Damp walls with mould in the bedroom and bathrrom. Rusted fittings in the bedroom. The bedroom opened on to the breakfast room where the coffee and tea machines were filled from water from the nearby toilet. It is possible that others enjoyed a very different experience but for myself and my wife and two friends our experience of the accomodation...

2Thank John C
Hamilton, Canada
Reviewed 2 September 2011

The room was basic: very small but clean, as was the attached bathroom which included shower only. The hotel is located in a small side street allowing for a quiet nights sleep. The breakfast room was also small, but the food provided was more than sufficient: cold cuts and cheese, croissants, fruit cocktail, yogourt, cereal, milk, cookies, crackers, coffee, tea...

Thank LoveHawaii758
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 25 June 2011

We stayed here for 2 nyts.Dnt go by the outside structure or the lane in which the hotel is. The rooms are very beautiful with nice interiors.Hotel staff is very helpful.Location is excellent.Just 4 minutes from the Metro.& Ferrovera water bus station.Nice area, you can a have nice walk along the canal in the nyt. Enjoyed our stay in Venice,...

1Thank Vishal111
Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 18 May 2011

We were traveling like backpackers!.. When we arrived in Venezia, we asked in the train station for one good but not too expensive hotel. In the Tourist Information they recommended us 'Il Mercante di Venezia'. It was a really good choice! The hotel is very cosy, the service is good, it include a small but nice breakfast, and the price...

6Thank Carito21
Huntington Station, New York
Reviewed 19 February 2011

I really liked the price, location and pictures of the hotel on the priceline when I booked it. And when we arrived to Venice and found the hotel ( it was close by train station but very hard to find, even 2 locals who tried to help us were lost:)) So, when we entered the hotel and were very exited...

4Thank Bukkka
Langley City, Canada
Reviewed 14 December 2010

2 night stay in November. Location was good near water bus, train station. Breakfast was good, staff were good with the exemption of one. Had trouble finding this hotel but did find the narrow alley to hotel. Could do with better information re location. I would recommend this hotel.

2Thank mbabane
Reviewed 10 December 2010

My wife & I stayed here for two nights as part of a very reasonably priced cruise package arranged by Cruise 1st. Our cruise was with Royal Carribean , but they told us that this was one of the hotels that they used for Cunard customers. If we had been paying Cunard prices we would have been very disappointed. The...

Reviewed 24 November 2010

3 night stay in early November. Room cleaned daily and a good standard of room although small. Its located in a small alley so easy to miss on first visit. Location is good for water taxies,Bus and Train station. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was good . I would say this is a budget hotel and on that...

1Thank Melbournestar
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 November 2009

Good location to find and for getting about i.e water taxis, and some lovley resturants close by. Found the hotel clean with friendly staff

1Thank JennyJ2

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Staying in Cannaregio

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Cannaregio is the second largest sestiere (district) with its busy Santa Lucia train station. Many transplanted Venetians commute from the outlying areas, “terra firma” to the locals, which is shorthand for any place that is not Venice. Two Grand Canal bridges serve Cannaregio, the newest (Constitution, 2008) still a local hotbed of controversy. Ponte degli Scalzi is a busy link to the train station. Nearby shops on the Lista di Spagna offer specialties like pastries and coffee that lure Venetians with a down-to-earth attitude. The Ghetto, where the Jewish population was segregated in Cannaregio, has five historic synagogues with an active Jewish community. The Fondamente Nove bustles with foot traffic to the Rialto and San Marco while vaporettos (water taxis) head to Murano and other islands. Side streets lead into quiet picturesque neighbourhoods and palaces like Ca' d'Oro rise directly out of the water.
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
he Merchant of Venice is a splendid and completely refurbished hotel, graceful and warm with Venetian furniture of the 700. Our hotel is situated in the heart of the city, just 200 metres from the railway station and 5 minutes from the airport. All rooms are clean and cosy with bath or shower in each room. Amenities include: air conditioning, satellite TV, minibar and internet access. We offer a rich buffet breakfast and excursions to the island of Murano From the railway station S.Lucia walk down Lista di Spagna for about 100mt. Turn left at Calle della Misericordia (the 2nd one). From the autopark Tronchetto and Piazzale Roma :busboat and get off at Ferrovia (rail station) or 5 minutes walking crossing the brandnew Costituzione's bridge and then passing by the railway station. Walk down Lista di Spagna and oyu'll find us in Calle della Misericordia. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Il Mercante di Venezia

Address: Cannaregio 379 | Calle della Misericordia, 30121 Venice, Italy
Region: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice > Cannaregio
Price Range: ₹ 4,587 - ₹ 14,326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Il Mercante di Venezia 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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“affordable, design, cheap, good location”
 of 5 bubbles Giovanna2277, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“No idea about the other rooms but ours (room 15) had an unpleasant odor.”
 of 5 bubbles Ginamd1, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Avoid 103 (and probably 101 and 102 too): right by the breakfast area and staff working area.”
 of 5 bubbles OnwardTraveller, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room with balcony is good”
 of 5 bubbles Rutamit, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet. Room 383 was the largest room we had in Italy and that private entrance to the garden courtyard was great.”
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 of 5 bubbles SusanJeff_Travel, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
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