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HOTEL OLIMPIA Venice

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#35 of 384 Hotels in Venice
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Ballina, Australia
Reviewed 18 December 2014

This hotel is first class. We had a great room overlooking a canal. The room was fantastic. Breakfast was a typical European breakfast in good surroundings. The room was spotless and appeared to be recently refurbished with modern fixtures and a five star bathroom. Staff were helpful and efficient. The hotel is near the People Mover to the cruise ships...

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Port Orange, Florida
Reviewed 15 December 2014

Because we were taking a cruise, we we're looking for a hotel close to the port. After reading some reviews, we decided this hotel might work out for us. We were staying for a week, before boarding our ship. What we found was a small, quaint hotel close to the port and we found it easy navigating with our luggage....

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Tempe, Arizona
Reviewed 15 December 2014

My wife and I stayed at the Hotel Olimpia after a recent cruise. The hotel had an open courtyard in the middle the hotel property surrounded by a small group of buildings. The was not a bargain hotel but offered surprisingly large rooms that was well furnished. It's located very close to the Piazzale Roma and was convenient to the...

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2Thank Terry R
Reviewed 15 December 2014 via mobile

Me and my parent spent two night here and the hotel is just like the pictures. Staff were very welcoming and friendly. The hotel is a short walk from the main train station and the city looks amazing at night. If you get chance, go see a show live classical music show. It will make the holiday!

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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 12 December 2014

We stayed in Hotels in Rome and Florence - but this was the best by far. This hotel is walking distance from the train and bus stations. The front desk folk were pleasant and helpful. While the hotel is old and full of narrow corridors and a small evalator, the rooms were clean and ours was large. The complimentary breakfast...

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Charleston
Reviewed 11 December 2014

I originally made reservations at Arlecchino Hotel, which is next door. However when we arrived a note on the door told us to go to Hotel Olimipa to check in. We were greeted by a very helpful receptionist. She told us we had been given an upgraded room at their hotel. She also informed us about the breakfast the next...

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1Thank Ajbarnes3
Reviewed 11 December 2014

This Hotel is right on a canal. It is a charming, Venetian hotel. There is one caveat! Make sure your room is in the front part of the hotel if you need elevator service. We were put in the back - which is through the garden. Then there are lots of stairs. I would go back with the front part...

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Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 December 2014

We travelled with another couple and as my husband is not very mobile we chose somewhere near the bus station and also close to a vaporetto stop (Piazza Roma). It was really convenient and meant that we could get about much easier. The vaporetto was easy to get on and off and we managed very well. The hotel staff were...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 10 December 2014

It is what I was excepting , good location good team who works there. Free wifi. The rooms are clean and big which is very rear for Italy. I recommended highly. From the airport there is a bus which will drop you at the square Roma , atova bus for 6 euros, in front of the hotel, what could I...

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Reviewed 7 December 2014

BW Hotel Olimpia in Venice Italy is lovely with a back yard garden for relaxing. My husband, Tom and I plus friends stayed here in late October. We were very pleased with the service, room and wonderful breakfast..........our stay was so very nicel and Franco, our taxi driver, gotten by the hotel, was supurb and he took us to the...

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Staying in Santa Croce

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Santa Croce
Santa Croce gained importance as a sestiere (district) when Piazzale Roma was created in the 1930s to bring cars and buses close to the center of Venice. Constitution Bridge spans the Grand Canal linking Piazzale Roma to the train station. This area buzzes with energy from travelers and students. Historic palaces and former industrial buildings house some departments of Ca' Foscari and IUAV Architecture universities. On the Fondaco dei Turchi, Venice's Museum of Natural History offers Venetians prehistoric thrills, plus an overview of lagoon fish and wildlife. The Grand Canal, northern boundary of Santa Croce, is lined with palaces and decorated by the tall green dome of San Simeon Piccolo. Ca' Pesaro attracts Venetians to its contemporary art exhibitions. The Grand Canal exposes only one face of these buildings. On the opposite side, the palace often interacts with a square or a busy street to represent its neighbourhood identity.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
OLIMPIA HOTEL The hotel is located in the most convenient area of the historical centre of Venice.Facing a typical canal, close to the Basilica dei Frari, the School of San Rocco, a few minutes walking from the Grand Canal and the famous Rialto Bridge.The location of the Best Western Hotel Olimpia allows you to easily reach the Bus Terminal of Piazzale Roma ( 100 meters ), from where you can get public or private transportations to the Airport ( shuttle bus or taxi ), Cruise Terminal ( the monorail fast train People Mover ), train station ( 10 minutes walking or just 1 stop by waterbus )The Hotel has been recently and totally renewed, making our services more inviting: Reading Room, Bar, free WI-FI, internet point and a charming garden. A real bonus for the venetian standard. The breakfast room windows face a small romantic typical venetian canal.The bedrooms are decorated in a typical venetian style, dating back to the early 18th century, equipped with private bath/shower room, hairdryer, air conditioning, telephone, satellite tv and minibar. ... more   less 

Additional Information about HOTEL OLIMPIA Venice

Address: Santa Croce 395 | Piazzale Roma, 30135 Venice, Italy (Formerly Best Western Hotel Olimpia)
Region: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice > Santa Croce
Price Range: $241 - $535 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — HOTEL OLIMPIA Venice 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
Best Western Olimpia
Best Western Venice
Venice Best Western
Hotel Style:
#10 Green Hotel in Venice
#28 Family Hotel in Venice
#33 Business Hotel in Venice
#40 Romantic Hotel in Venice
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“Rooms would provide a view of a canal or the garden”
LeighP99, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“Corner suites are a little bigger and heavy shutters allow you to shut out the world for a very quiet sleep.”
HappyInEdmonton, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“The canal view was a little more expensive, but we loved it!”
mitmatmom, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“I wouldn't worry too much about the view but ask for an updated room. It's probably worth getting a Classic or better.”
838deenah, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Our room overlooking the hotel's lovely garden was very, very quiet.”
K5596TBjohnr, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
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