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San Marco Dreams Reviews

Sestiere Castello 5067, Venice, Italy

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27 Total Reviews
  • 81%Value For Money
  • 86%Security
  • 87%Location
  • 84%Staff
  • 80%Atmosphere
  • 86%Cleanliness
  • 79%Facilities

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We ended up staying at there other accommodation Venice Star since it was closer and it was very hard to carry our luggage around venice. The shared facilities were great, the kitchen was stocked with food for breakfast and the bathrooms were huge. Bedrooms suited our needs. Location was great and close to the main area.


It was really nice stay there . So quit place .

  • 1st Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Czech Republic
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


very nice apartment, small kitchen with the basics provided - packed croissants, coffee, cornflakes, 4 gasoline hot-plates, excellent location - just 5 minutes away from San Marco piazza. The sight from the window is relaxing - a small piazza with benches and a beautiful old building with high ancient doors and the area around is safe and quiet. The bathroom was extremely clean with provided soap inside and it was not a problem that we had to share it with one more room. RECOMMENDED

  • 15th Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Bulgaria
  • Couple, 18-24
  • (1 review)


This property is great. The location is probably the best thing about it. A lot of Venice hotels or hostels are billed as being in Venice when really they are in Mestre, which is not walking distance. But S.M. Dreams is 5 mins from San Marco. Plus it's an apartment, so you have kitchen access. Our stay was clean, calm, convenient, and great value. Can't recommend highly enough!


Our stay there was just awful, like in prison, the room is poor and uncomfortable. The worst hostel we've ever seen. Very expensive. NEVER go there.


Room appeared to be clean on arrival, but bathroom was not cleaned from previous guests' stay when we arrived. Also instructions to check-in to other property had to be sent in a different e-mail, which was inconvenient (why not clarify better in the original confirmation?)

  • 8th Aug 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Canada
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (1 review)

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It is a shared bathroom which we clean each morning roughly at 11 am but when a guests takes a shower at 2 pm it wil be dirty again and if another guest arrives at 4 pm he could think thta we don't clean but this isn't true.

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