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Hotel Casa Petrarca

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here in November. The B&B is in a key location, close to Rialto bridge, and St. Mark's square. Lots of little shops, restaurants, museums and of course churches :) I had a great experience, the room was clean and warm. The breakfast was good and fresh and had plenty of different options. Valentina and Stefano were really helpful... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

The Casa Petrarca was the final stop on a three-week dream trip to Italy. I had actually stayed here with my parents 25 years ago so this was not only a place to stay, but also a nostalgic tour of memories. The hotel is a short walk to nearly everything, about the halfway point between the Rialto Bridge and San... More 

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Pittsville, WI
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

My wife and I spent two nights at Casa Petrarca prior to a cruise. The hotel was clean and well cared for. Hotel staff were very helpful both during our stay and before our arrival, providing easy directions from the Rialto to the hotel. The hotel is centrally located with easy walking access to the various areas of interest. Because... More 

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Vladivostok, Russia
1 review
Reviewed 22 October 2016

I stayed with my boyfriend in this beautiful Hotel. My room was spotless and the Venetian style decor was beautifull. The management was extremely helpfull. The nice owner Stefano was very friendly he suggested nice restaurants with a romantic atmosphere, we will definitely come back here.

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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Our first time in Venice and we adored the whole experience. Hotel was lovely, small, quaint and made very welcome by Valentino. Situated in fabulous location, central to everything. Would definitely recommend. Thank you

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Bicester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 September 2016

It was my 3rd time in Venice but for the first time I felt very special. The Hotel Casa Petrarca is very cosy, clean (very important!) with a nice and quiet atmosphere. It is located in the heart of Venice (very close to San Marco Square). Lovely breakfast, lovely, open and very helpful owner Stefano. I can not wait to... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

When the GPS couldn't find the hotel we thought it was a bad omen - couldn't have been more wrong! The warm welcome, comfy bed & great view from the breakfast table coupled with the very attentive (but not overbearing) service made our stay a delight. Ideally located in the middle of all you'll want to see and visit. We... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

Stayed here for 4 nights. A little hard to find but what isn't in Venice. Welcoming friendly staff. The room was very small but that is what I expected. Well located to get to Rialto and Saint Marks Square. Clean room. Good breakfast. Good Wi-Fi Great over all for the price.

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Reviewed 20 September 2016

The Hotel Casa Petrarca is a lovely hotel near San Marco Square. Our room had a canal view, and we enjoyed watching the gondolas go by in the evening while we enjoyed a glass of wine beside the window. In the morning, we would sit beside the window with a cup of coffee before going to San Marco square. The... More 

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Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Location: this hotel is located in the middle of San Marco. We walked everywhere. It was a little tricky to find as there are so many little walkways everywhere but that is just part of the charm of Venice. Hotel: from the outside the hotel just looks like a normal building and even when you enter you will have to... More 

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Staying in San Marco

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San Marco
The most famous sestiere (district) in Venice has one of the world's most famous squares, St. Mark's (Piazza San Marco). Anchored on one end by the basilica, clustered around it are restaurants, museums, shops, orchestras playing in the square, pigeons, the grand pink Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale), the soaring campanile bell tower, an astrological clock tower, plus gorgeous cafes and restaurants like Florian and Quadri. Piazza San Marco is beloved by Venetians themselves. They book a table anytime, which offers a buffer from the fray. This grand outdoor drawing room attracts Venetians for a stroll too, especially late in the afternoon when the hoards of daytrippers thin out. It's simply a grand place to meet.
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Casa Petrarca is a small 'locanda' (inn) located in a corner of peace and tranquility in the heart of the city, in an ancient building of 14th century, half way from the fabulous San Marco square and the Rialto bridge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Casa Petrarca

Address: San Marco - 4386 Calle de le Schiavine, 30124 Venice, Italy
Region: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice > San Marco
Price Range: $77 - $269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel Casa Petrarca 1*
Number of rooms: 7
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#22 Best Value Hotel in Venice
#75 Romantic Hotel in Venice
#148 Family Hotel in Venice
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“Try to get a room with canal view”
 of 5 bubbles Glrnmotion, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“all of the rooms are good, we had the room with the canal view, the other rooms have views of the cobblestone streets and shops.”
 of 5 bubbles U291IDlisal, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Not all of the rooms have en suite bathrooms. If that bothers you, check first.”
 of 5 bubbles CJMaill, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If an en suite bath is a most request Room 6.”
 of 5 bubbles 10mermaid22, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have a shared bathroom but you have everything you need otherwise in your own room.”
 of 5 bubbles sarahlou251187, 9 May 2016 | Read review
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