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It's cheaper than the island and 10 minutes from station but it's villa and good.Personel is good and wifi is good.
Overall enjoyed our stay, the main downfall was the air conditioning which didn't work at all, and with 26 degrees at night, it was horrendous... Also would like to note that it's very easy to hear the neighbours. The staff were friendly and pleasant, but could not help us with our air conditioning problem, however we managed to bargain a free breakfast out of them for our sleepless night.. Considering the price though, it was still value for money going by the location and local amenities.
We had an excellent stay, all the staff were very nice and everything was ok! The breakfast worth paying for that and it was really good! The rooms are a good deal for the asked price and there is a fast bus direct to Venice very close. We liked a lot the areas outside with table and the atmosphere is really cool. We definitely recommend the place.
The staff was amazing and so friendly, I would definitely recommend this hostel to anyone looking for a cheap place to stay while in Venice, only a 10 minute bus ride to the island.
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- Female, 18-24
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This hostel on paper looks great. The location is truly fantastic. That being said, the sleep quality was horrible. It was sweltering hot, and the hostel cut the power to the lights and fan at night so we basically were sleeping in 40 degree weather with no break. It was basically a hot box with no respite. I sleep through anything, but it was the worst sleep of my life. If you have the choice, sleep on the bottom bunk because it's slightly cooler. The rest was great though.
Lovely place to stay, quiet and staff were very helpful
This hostel is like a weird converted nursing home or something - everything is pastel and our room was musty and gross in a basement. No phone service or Internet. The location is in Mestre, the mainland part of Venice, not the islands. Getting over to the main part is pretty easy but the trains stop running at night.
The original hostel my group booked told us upon arrival that they didn't have room for us so they booked us in their sister hostel. This wouldn't be a big issue if the sister hostel was just as close to the train station as our original, but, it was further away, wasted an hour and a half of our day, and was down grade from our original booking for the same price. After some haggling the price was lowered to offset the bus pass we then had to get for transport.