We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Patronato Salesiano Leone XIII

Traveller (11)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (2)
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“guest house”(3 reviews)
“safe area”(2 reviews)
“expensive city”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (63)
Filter reviews
20 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsguest housesafe areaexpensive citystayed hereminute walkgrand canalgiardinimonasterybiennaleeurostopspiazzatouristvaporettowifi
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 20 reviews
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Stayed here with our family of 5. The staff were friendly and helpful. The rooms were simply but pleasantly furnished and the air conditioning worked wonderfully. Our room was overlooking the Biennale Gardens so it was quiet and peaceful. A great breakfast choice and it...More

Thank MariafromPisa
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

At only 100euro a night in a very expensive city, this monastery stay offers great value for money (book directly by sending them an email and save yourself the monasterystays booking fee). The rooms are very basic - lino floors, small cupboards and no fancy...More

1  Thank Reviewfromfiona
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I just came back from an excellent stay at Patronato Salesiano Leone XIII. The location is perfect, in a quiet and very safe area near the Biennale park, but so close to the Giardini vaporetto stops, and of walking distance to San Marco. The staff...More

Thank NHMai
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I stayed here on a solo weekend trip to Venice and it was a great place to stay. It was about a 55 minute boat ride from the Grand Canal/train station. It seems long and at first I was thought so too but the ride...More

Thank Teresa F
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Pros- favorable location, tasty breakfast, very clean rooms Cons - It is hard to get to, the reception is not open 24/7, not entire staff speaks english, it is easily heard what is happening in the halls

Thank Wika D
View more reviews
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (11)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Castello is the largest of the six sestieri
(districts), and the only one not facing onto the
Grand Canal. More than half of Castello is situated
within Arsenale, the naval base, which occupies over
one-fifth the area of Venice. This gentrified maritime
neighbourhood feels busy but casual. Castello’s side
streets are laid back, with small boats lining canals
criss-crossed by laundry. Semiannual exhibitions add a
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
19 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from NHMai | Reviewed this property |
If I remember correctly, they provided soap and shampoo. And my hairdryer worked fine. There is also a supermarket nearby, where you can buy toiletries.
Room Tips
"Top floor rooms have a superb view of the end of the Grand Canal and lagoon, and are next to the roof terrace."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing