A unique maze of narrow streets and winding canals, the beautiful city of Venice is packed with things to see and do. Its charm lies in the fact that the only way of getting around this traffic-free city is by foot or boat. Wander through streets of little shops and eateries, then jump on board a water bus or take a romantic Gondola ride along the meandering canals.
Venice is an ancient city encompassing 117 islands, interconnected via 150 canals and 400 bridges. It was actually an independent republic for over a millennium and was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1987. A water bus or Gondola ride offers wonderful views of the city, its churches, palaces and bridges. On route, why not stop off for a glass of Venetian wine at St Mark’s Square?
Belmond Hotel Cipriani
One of Venice's most celebrated hotels, Belmond Hotel Cipriani has a commanding position across the Venetian lagoon on the tip of Giudecca island, offering panoramic views across to Piazza San Marco, the lagoon and the islands beyond.
Ca' di Dio
Plunge into the heart of Venice staying at the historic Ca’ di Dio, exuding style, luxury and exclusivity in a unique and privileged position by the water in the Contemporary Art District. Elegant and refined style, internal courtyards and gondola access.
Located in Venice’s Dorsoduro district, Palazzo Experimental is a boutique property overlooking the lagoon towards Giudecca island. Boasting a large garden, Palazzo Experimental offers a welcome retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city center.
Hotel Nani Mocenigo Palace
Dating back to the 15th century, this beautifully restored former palace is located within easy reach of the sights of Venice, while also providing a relaxing and serene escape in its picturesque gardens and opulent rooms.
With gardens that open directly onto the Grand Canal and just 18 opulently appointed guest rooms, Palazzo Venart is a luxurious Venetian bolthole in this most romantic of Italian cities.
Beautifully converted from a stately home overlooking the Grand Canal, Aman Venice fuses the romance and history of this legendary city with the hospitality and service for which this prestigious hotel group is renowned.
Baglioni Hotel Luna
The Luna Hotel Baglioni is the oldest hotel in Venice, and is perfectly located in the heart of the city, just a few steps from Piazza San Marco, overlooking San Giorgio Island. Many of the sumptuously decorated rooms and suites overlook the Grand Canal.
The Bauer Palazzo is an ultra-luxurious, boutique hotel in the heart of Venice, just a few steps from Piazza San Marco and situated on the Grand Canal. At the Palazzo guests take breakfast on Venice's highest roof terrace with panoramic views of the city.
An incredible journey to or from Venice by train, perfect for those who yearn for the golden age of travel. One can never be overdressed with guests encouraged to don their finery as they dine in the Cote d’Azur carriage or unwind in the Champagne Bar.
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