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Without a doubt one of the better hostels! Great vibe as soon as you walk in. Beautiful location the second photo was the view from bed. Dorms were clean and good size. The lobby has a cafe and a bar that even locals seem to come for a few drinks. Short ferry trips get you to main parts of Venice!...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Request to not be on the first floor. We could not sleep because of extremely loud music. The speakers are in the ceiling above the bar... and so disrupt anyone trying to sleep right above.. There are no self-catering facilities. The food is awful and over-priced, especially the breakfast. Bathrooms had a very strange layout. No privacy in the showers...

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Nyaung Shwe, Myanmar
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The location is basically in Germany. The food is over priced garbage and the facilities were falling apart. I would highly recommend never ever staying in this hell hole. They have let the generator name down, which is a shame.

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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very good and comfortable accommodation, there was a beautiful view from the window of my room. Bath and bed very clean, but the staff wasn't in a good mood. at the restaurant, they were running out of several options of the menu

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Province of Brescia, Italy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved staying in this hostel, the private room was great and clean. The hostel is very stylish, and the people that we met were so nice! Everything was perfect except we found the food a bit expensive. I would definitely recommend it!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Generator Venice is a great place to stay. It is in Zitelle, opposite St. Marks Square. Hop on the ferry and go there. Rooms are clean and Bathrooms are good. They give each of us a box to keep our stuff. Venice is an expensive city. So I get it food at the hostel is expensive too. Overall, it was...

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Hannover, Germany
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

clean hostel, friendly staff. worst breakfast ever. nothing for vegans. no kitchen for self cooking. expensive. nice view from our room. you only get there by using the vaporetto, which is expensive as hell! but the little island is nice as there are not as many tourists as on the main island.

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Fabio M, Direttore at Generator Hostel Venice, responded to this review

Dear mariej445, thank you for sharing you recent feedback after your stay at Generator Venice. We are thrilled to hear from you that you enjoyed your time with us and that you loved our clean hostel, we have taken on board all you comments concerning the breakfast in order to ameliorate our quality of services. , we offer a wide...

Wichelen, Belgium
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really loved our stay at the Venice hostel ... location, room, public spaces, atmosphere, bar, etc made us feel very welcome and at home. The rooms at the front have a superb / marvelous view on the island and is only 1 or 2 boat stops away from all tourist locations. We will come back

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Fabio M, Direttore at Generator Hostel Venice, responded to this review

Dear geert_de_wilde3, Thanks for the great marks, this is what the Generator Venice always aims for. it will be shared will all the team. Truly happy that you have enjoyed your stay with us. here and We look forward to seeing you back in Venice. Regards Generator Venice Team

Kiev, Ukraine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Comfortable staying, good breakfast, tidy rooms and bathrooms. Staff was welcoming enough, bar area is very nice so anyone can eat or drink something, charge a phone or use Wi-FI. We were allowed to leave our luggage in luggage-room fo free after check-out.

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Fabio M, Direttore at Generator Hostel Venice, responded to this review

Hey 563marynan, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your wonderful feedback after your recent stay. I will pass along your comments to the team here in Venice who will no doubt be thrilled. We very much look forward to welcoming you again soon, and please keep spreading the #genlove Best Wishes Generator Venice Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed there for a couple of nights and it was great. There're a lot of people in the room, but it was not an inconvenient. The night entertainment at the place was great! The guys from the karaoke were really nice and funny.

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Fabio M, Direttore at Generator Hostel Venice, responded to this review

Dear Fernanda G, thank you for sharing your impressions after your recent stay at Generator Venice. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay here, during the night we organize different events in order to socialize with the other guests. We hope to welcome you back here in Venice in the near future Best wishes Generator Venice Team

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Giudecca
Giudecca is a retreat for Venetians away from the crowds. Symbolically, six metal teeth represent Venice’s six sestieri (districts); the seventh, Guidecca, points away from the others – part of Dorsoduro, but separated by the Giudecca Canal. Giudecca evolved from a center of shipyards and factories to a quiet residential area with a sprinkling of restaurants and bars. The majestic harmonious Redentore church stands as thanks for delivering Venice from the plague, hosting an annual heartfelt festival.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Generator VeniceSo you fancy a date with a suave Venetian? well you’ve come to the right place. I’ll make you feel right at home in this floating city of bridges and canals. I open my doors in June to the great and the good, so make sure you navigate your way here soon my little friend. I’m about to show hostels in Venice what a Renaissance really is. See you on my little Island of Giudecca, close enough to see it all happen, far enough to avoid the crowds. Just the way I like it. I am Generator hostel in Venice and I am much, much, much more than a hostel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Generator Hostel Venice

Address: Fondamenta Zitelle, 86, 30133 Venice, Italy
Region: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice > Giudecca
Price Range: £24 - £243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Generator Hostel Venice 1*
Number of rooms: 29
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“clean room”
 of 5 bubbles 731hanym, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“13 beds room not a problem!”
 of 5 bubbles LuliChap, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Bring headphones as you cannot control who will be in your shared rooms!”
 of 5 bubbles Cheyenne0515, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“best views, cheap food & drink, lovely food, great staff, clean rooms, ideal location”
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 of 5 bubbles jenniferfT5705KJ, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“As with all hostels, the large dorms are cheaper, small ones are nicer.”
 of 5 bubbles DawnMarieGoz, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
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