Casa Ale

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About Casa Ale

Casa Ale offers simple and affordable bed and breakfast accommodation in the Marghera district of mainland Venice. Boasting free parking, it’s only one mile from Mestre railway station for frequent trains to across the Venetian Lagoon to the World Heritage Site city centre.

Unfussy rooms with simple furniture and tiled floors boast en suite bathrooms with free toiletries, flat-screen TVs, desks and wardrobes. Selected rooms include bunk-beds.

There’s a pet-friendly policy and conveniences include an on-site hairdresser and mini-market plus luggage storage and complimentary Wi-Fi throughout.

A complimentary continental breakfast is served in guests’ rooms. Places to eat located within half-a-mile include pizzerias and gelaterias plus cafes.

Found about 15 minutes’ drive from Venice Marco Polo Airport, Casa Ale is five minutes’ drive from the vast Nave de Vero shopping mall. The celebrated Gallerie dell’Accademia art museum, one of the highlights of romantic Venice, is a 30-minute journey away using public transport.

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hairdresser
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Pets allowed
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony / Patio
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Fan
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Refrigerator
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Beauty salon

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Friendly hosts offered a free breakfast

According to many reviewers, the property had friendly, professional and obliging hosts who boasted great local knowledge and offered a warm welcome. Diners were largely pleased with the complimentary Italian breakfast served in their rooms. Those travelling with their four-legged friends loved the pet-friendly policy.

Mainland Venice location near public transport

As accommodation in central Venice can be pricey, many guests liked the way this property in the Marghera area let them take advantage of cheaper mainland room rates while still offering good public transport links to the many attractions of downtown. For example, there were bus stops close by offering services that linked with regular trains across the lagoon to downtown. Drivers liked the free parking and the proximity of petrol stations. Many remarked that it was simple to reach shopping malls, beauty spots and the airport. Moreover, there were several places to eat nearby.

Simple rooms at reasonable rates

It appealed to guests that the simple rooms were more than sufficiently clean and comfortable for their needs. Features like the flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi also proved popular. Budget-conscious reviewers often appreciated the competitive room rates and felt they got decent bang for their buck.

Negative Reviews

Nuisance smells and noises reported

Light sleepers mentioned that some rooms facing the street were exposed to occasional traffic noise that caused them a nuisance. There were also occasional claims of lingering smoky smells in some areas of the property.

Maintenance could be improved

According to several critics, maintenance standards could have been improved in order to address issues like dated décor and tired-looking items of furniture.

Room temperature grumbles

Several guests claimed they struggled to regulate the room temperature, adding that they wished individual climate control had been available.