If you are looking for a reasonably priced B & B with nice spacious rooms that is tucked away from the noise and tourists of Venice, but still only about a 10-15 minute walk to Saint Mark's Square, then this is the place for you! My husband spent three nights here and found it was a welcome oasis every afternoon to take a quiet nap so that we could re-charge our batteries before heading-out in the evening. We were on the top floor facing the front of the building, so we did have one of the nicest rooms. The view was of red rooftops and there was a lot of light. You could hear the church bells throughout the day, but as we were napping, it was great as you didn't have to keep checking your watch as you could just count the number of gongs to figure out if it was getting close to the time to wake-up again. The sheets and bedding were very clean and the closet and hangers were all new so there was no fear of your clothes smelling of old wood. The bathroom is small (only large enough for one person at a time), and we often showered with the door of the shower slightly open to allow for some elbow space, but it was just fine and the water pressure was perfect with nice hot water. The only con in the bathroom was that there was no shampoo or soap (only a hand soap dispenser by the sink) and no place to put your shampoo in the shower even if you had some! Breakfast was nothing out of this world, but it was sufficient. There were always at least two fresh cakes to choose from as well as yogurt, corn flakes with milk, coffee, pre-packaged croissants, and some assorted apples and apricots. A fresh pastry assortment might be nicer as well as some melon or other fresh chopped fruits, but we always had enough to eat and were satisfied when we left in the morning. I think there was Wi-Fi in the hotel, but you have to have your own computer to use it. Nicola is very nice, but make sure you pay close attention to his directions when you arrive as you might easily get lost later when you try to get back! It's not a big deal though as it's easy to get back on track and the area where this B & B is located is very beautiful and peaceful. We hardly saw any tourists in this part of Venice (which is amazing considering how close it is to the main tourist attractions), and actually saw some locals playing cards by the water. If you want a very nice, quiet spot and want to experience the "real" Venice, then this B & B is a great choice.
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