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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 331 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed in triple room upstairs. Room was very clean and spacious. Bathroom was clean and everything was in working order. House cleaning service was prompt and courteous. AC was working fine. WIFI was bit weak in the room but strong at the restaurant. This place is in the middle of the city and many attractions are nearby. Breakfast was... More 

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Thousand Oaks, California
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41 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016

This was our first time to Venice and we wanted to have a cultural experience without paying 5 star prices. First with the positive: The room that we stayed in looks like the photos. There is a good air conditioner in the room, a mini frig and the bed was comfortable, but pillows are hard and flat. It was a... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Good authentic Italian food! Appetizers were very good (garden salad and mozzarella and tomato). The duck was great, sea food pasta delicious, veal liver amazing and of course cheese pizza was delicious!!!!! Large selection selection of good wines!!

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Thank Alisson B
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Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

My girlfriend and i stumbled across this restaurant. Food absolutely stunning especially black tagliatelle with mussels one of the best pasta dishes ive ever eaten. My girlfriend was amazed with the cod & polenta starter. With so many awful tourist trap restaurants in venice its a real gem so Tomorrow we will be trying marco polo restaurant beside it as... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend came across this restaurant by chance after looking for a while and we were not disappointed. I had spaghetti pomodoro and she had the ravioli in veggie sauce. Neither of us were disappointed and enjoyed our pasta. So much so we went later on and tried something different, I had pene in a curry sauce and... More 

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Aberdeen Scotland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2015

My family and I had a stop over in Venive and spent 3 nights at this Taverna. It is based over the Restraunt and I think only has 3 rooms. We required a room with space for 4 of us and we were welcomed by very plessant staff and the room was excellent with space for a very large double... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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Reviewed 3 June 2015

We have booked 2 nights at this B&B hotel in the heart of Venice. However we cannot consider this is a hotel by any standard as it has only 4 rooms and is situated on the 1st floor of a restaurant. The rooms are big and reasonably clean with separate air conditioning. Actually Taverna San Lio is run by the... More 

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 May 2015

Stayed about a year ago. A small b&b above a little cafe / restaurant. Good location, but a little tricky to find at the first time of asking. The room was comfortable and clean. Breakfast was very basic. Overall pretty decent value for money given prices in venice. Is this the smartest accommodation in the world - no, but it... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2015

This was a return trip to Venice and we managed to find the restaurant we had enjoyed a few years ago. We chose the Tourist Menu as it is such good value 19 Euros and the restaurant was just as we remembered it. The staff are very attentive and the food was delicious. Would definitely recommend this restaurant - first... More 

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New Jersey, USA
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155 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 273 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2014

Bottom line: while the room was decent, this property was falsely advertised and not at all what I expected. Superb location. The Taverna San Lio is not a hotel, an inn, or a B and B. It is 4 renovated rooms on the second floor of a somewhat dilapidated building. The room itself was decent, and breakfast was OK, but... More 

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Castello
Castello is the largest of the six sestieri (districts), and the only one not facing onto the Grand Canal. More than half of Castello is situated within Arsenale, the naval base, which occupies over one-fifth the area of Venice. This gentrified maritime neighbourhood feels busy but casual. Castello’s side streets are laid back, with small boats lining canals criss-crossed by laundry. Semiannual exhibitions add a strong artsy current to the Arsenale area. Via Garibaldi in Castello, with its shops and bars, has one of Venice's rare straight and wide boulevards. When a large ship turns around the Lido to enter the Giudecca Canal, the startling sight creates an illusion that it will run aground right on Via Garibaldi! Families treasure Giardini near the island's tip, green with rare trees and grass, and Riva degli Schiavoni is a popular spot for Venetians to take a stroll to watch the sunset.
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Additional Information about Taverna San Lio

Address: Castello 5547/46, 30122 Venice, Italy
Region: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice > Castello
Price Range: ₹ 5,387 - ₹ 12,819 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Taverna San Lio 2.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Very small but friendly.”
 of 5 bubbles AlistairShepherd, 15 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Avoid the front rooms for sure.”
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 of 5 bubbles formershrink, 16 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Our room overlooked the street/alley and, while it could be noisy at times, quieted considerably with the windows closed. Someone else who stayed there said not to take the room over the kitchen as the smells wafted up too much.”
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 of 5 bubbles Birdie3, 29 Sep 2014 | Read review
“The street side rooms are a little noisy if you're unused to a city centre location. Having spoken to some fellow guests, I understand that non street side rooms are a little quieter. Worthwhile considering if you're a light sleeper.”
 of 5 bubbles JimmyGeordie, 4 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Ask for the front rooms, little noisier but great for crowd watching.”
 of 5 bubbles Venlac, 16 Mar 2013 | Read review
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