Very easy to get to from the vaporetto stop. Easy and quick check in. We stayed in room one or two which is right at the top of the stairs. I was worried that we would hear everyone coming and going but we didn't hear...More
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I've stayed in the hotel twice with a 15 year interval between visits. The location is excellent - just 5-10 minute walk from St. Mark's. The building and the street are charming, and it is wonderful to see the gondolas passing by from the room...More
This place is so charming, great value for what you pay. We emailed the hotel directly and requested a corner room on the third floor for the best views. Gondoleros and water taxis go by all day but nights are quiet so no trouble sleeping....More
We stayed two nights at the Riva in a third floor room with a view of one of the main gondola canals.We could lie in our bed and listen to the gondoliers singing and playing. Great atmosphere.Our room was small but cozy and clean. No...More
Had a great experience at this hotel. Our room was on the second floor and had a window that looked out onto the canal. I needed a hair dryer and they were more than happy to loan me one. The room was a good size...More
"A higher room might be a tad quieter. We were close to the canal (second floor), which is great if that is..."
"I didn't go into any other rooms but we loved the corner room on the 3rd floor."
"I would advise choosing the option of a canal view. The light and view add to one's enjoyment."