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Ostello S. Fosca

Fondamenta Canal, Cannaregio 2372, Venice, Italy, Distance from city centre: 0.7km

Rating: 76% from 16 reviews

  • 72%Atmosphere
  • 82%Staff
  • 83%Security
  • 76%Cleanliness
  • 80%Location
  • 73%Value for money
  • 66%Facilities

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  • It is a little difficult to find. The room is big.
  • 69%
  • 21 Jul 2014 Anonymous China
  • Ostello S. Fosca hostel is a great place to stay while in Venice. Even though it is located on the Cannaregio part of Venice, where there aren't as many things to see, it was only a short walk to Ponte Rialto and St. Mark's Square. The girl that checked me in was very nice. I had signed up for a 6 female dorm room, but they overbooked those rooms, so I got a single room to myself for the same price! It was a great start to my stay there. I enjoyed my room, and it and the facilities were clean.
  • 91%
  • 11 Jul 2014 Anonymous USA
  • Extremely hard to find...make sure you know where you're going because online directions are wrong. Wifi doesn't work in rooms but ok in office area. Rooms are clean and nice to be given fresh towels and linens.
  • 66%
  • 02 May 2014 Anonymous Canada
  • Positive: The hostel was clean and in a good location. The train station is about a 10 minute walk. The staff is really nice and helpful. Negative: The reception/lobby are closes at 8pm and doesn't open up until 9am. Since Wifi is only available in the lobby, I had to sit outside the door to get a good signal.
  • 71%
  • 11 Apr 2014 Anonymous USA
  • Everything was perfect for me except for the occasionally working wifi...it's really college style!
  • 91%
  • 21 Jan 2014 Anonymous China
  • Venice is a place you cannot rely on road signs since they do not match Google maps. I relied on the map direction/distance to finally find this hostel. Staff is friendly. The only thing is almost all Venice hostels have long noon breaks (from what I have read on hostels.com) and it is a big inconvenience to travelers. Anyway since this is consistent among hostels there and it's stated in the description, you cannot complain about it.
  • 77%
  • 27 Oct 2013 Anonymous Canada
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