Best hotels in Venice for a fabulous trip

This northern Italian city, evocative of its gondola-lined canals, lavish palaces and imposing Catholic cathedrals, draws travellers from all over the globe. Especially for those who are going to visit this place, we have chosen the best hotels in Venice, so your vacation will be remembered not only for the interesting excursions, but also for the high level of service.

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Venice Times

This establishment boasts an excellent location – right in the historic centre, close to the railway station and the Grand Canal.

Guests can choose from several types of apartments when booking. In some categories even a family of five people can easily be accommodated (extra beds are available).

Venice Times has a laundry and dry cleaning service where tourists can tidy up their clothes and has a picturesque garden. A concierge welcomes guests at the entrance and babysitting services are also available.


In the mornings, the staff serves a balanced breakfast that can be brought directly to the room. Definitely advise to try coffee – it is brewed very well here!

Ann: “Inside there is an unusual style for Italy – rooms with “hi-tech” design. It looks like a real spaceship on one of the islands of Venice. The location is good, especially for those who are passing through the city – near the railway station.

NH Venezia Rio Novo

Thestylish, modern complex, endowed with 4 stars, is located just a little away from the historic centre – the train platforms and main attractions are a stone’s throw away.

Guests are comfortably accommodated in rooms of different types, different levels of comfort. Some of the windows have excellent views of the canal or the city.

The main advantage of the facility is the possibility of accommodating people with disabilities – in some suites the bathroom and toilet are designed in a special way. There is a conference room with all the necessary equipment on site.

There is a small à la carte restaurant and a bar that serves delicious drinks and coffee.

Mary: “I liked everything – the balcony had a wonderful view on canals with gondolas, the interior was clean and cosy, linen and towels were changed every day. There is a cafe at the hotel, but we went to eat in the establishments located in the centre – you can try real Italian cuisine!”.

Palazzo Veneziano

The comfortable four-star establishmentwas opened a few years ago in a remote location away from the city centre – next to the ferry pier.

The accommodation options are designed in an understated traditional style and fall into several categories.

There is a small massage room where you can get a relaxing massage, a conference area with a copy machine and a special department where your clothes can be ironed and washed.


A varied continental breakfast is served in the lounge area each morning and meals can be delivered to the room on request. There is a bar on the ground floor, where you can order a variety of drinks, including alcoholic beverages.

Michael: “Excellent option – the furniture and plumbing are new, inside there is unusual and interesting lighting. The service is top-notch – the staff immediately responds to any request, we were even upgraded to a studio for free when we checked in. The patio has suspended hammocks – you can admire the night starry sky.”

Baglioni Hotel Luna – The Leading Hotels of the World

A luxurious five-star hotel complex, located just two minutes from the most popular Piazza San Marco, offers all conditions for an unforgettable and comfortable holiday in Italy.

The room-fund features beautiful interiors (some rooms are decorated with real frescoes) and includes several types of studios. Some windows have a panorama over the lagoon or the canal (need to specify when booking).

Guests can make use of the on-site business centre, attend various workshops organised by the staff, or go hiking or cycling along the routes suggested by the staff.

A café and restaurant are open inside, serving excellent Italian food and fine wine all day long. Morning meals are served in the spacious dining room decorated with murals and paintings – guests enjoy their breakfast in a festive atmosphere.

Valerie: “The location is perfect, close to San Marco, but there is no fuss and no crowds. The staff are very polite and friendly. Very stylish design, it feels like being in a museum.

Splendid Venice – Starhotels Collezione

This comfortable four-star hotel complex is located near Venice’s main square and is ready to offer its guests a high level of service.

The apartments are elegantly decorated and equipped with all the necessary furniture and appliances. The room stock is divided into several common categories: Superior, Deluxe, Splendid Heritage, Presidential, Grand, Junior Suite and Family Connecting Rooms.

Travelers have access to a conference area, small library, sunbathing area, concierge services and a qualified babysitter for young children.

The good on-site restaurant serves a la carte food, and serves light alcoholic cocktails and aromatic coffee between lunch and dinner – be sure to try it!

Catherine: “The hotel is built in the heart of Venice, it even has its own private pier, which is considered a sign of quality. There was even a capsule coffee machine in the room, you could make coffee. The room service is excellent – they clean quickly but thoroughly, they always leave drinking water and cosmetics.”

Saturnia & International

This elegant four-star hotel, which began its long history more than a century ago, offers its guests a high level of service and hospitality.

The building inside is decorated in traditional Venetian style, which makes it attractive to many tourists. The room stock includes several basic types of rooms: classic, deluxe, junior suite and single suite.

The complex has a library, conference area with printer and fax machine, dry cleaning service. A qualified babysitting service is available for families with young children.

The hotel is run by descendants of the same family that founded Saturnia & International a century ago, so the atmosphere has been preserved: the traditional restaurant serves delicious Italian dishes cooked according to local recipes with fresh products.

There is an open-air bar offering a glass of wine or champagne overlooking the Venetian rooftops.

Helen: “Beautiful interior – the highlight is that the building and its interior are antique. There is antique furniture everywhere, living conditions are quite comfortable despite the antiquity of the complex. In the summer time food is served in the courtyard in the mornings – very atmospheric”.

NH Collection Venezia Palazzo Barocci

The internationally renowned hotel chain offers superb views of the Grand Canal and is only a five-minute walk away from popular attractions.

Travelers can choose from a variety of accommodations when booking. The rooms are decorated with restraint and elegance.

One of the main pluses of the facility is considered to be the availability of on-street parking and a conference room with copy machines in the building. Guests have access to a picturesque courtyard garden where they can relax from the hustle and bustle of the city.

There is a small café in the lounge area where waiters serve light snacks and a hearty and tasty breakfast, including local fruit, village yogurt and specials for the little ones.

Marina, Kaliningrad: “The location is amazing – all the main squares, cathedrals and museums are nearby. The hotel employs multilingual administrators. The breakfasts are great, lots of fresh fruit.”

Palazzo Venart Luxury

The luxurious five-star aparthotel, which is housed in a period building from the 16th century, also boasts an excellent location, close to the Grand Canal and Piazza San Marco.

The option is ideal for couples – two people can comfortably sleep in a Classic Suite, Superior, Luxury, Suite or Super Suite. Some rooms have a private terrace from where you can enjoy superb views.

A shuttle service is available and the excursion desk on site sells fascinating excursions to Venice.

You can have a snack or a full meal in a good restaurant belonging to the hotel. The well-known chef works here, so you can find unusual items on the menu.

Alex: “The hotel is decorated like the old times and recreates the atmosphere of Venetian life of the sixteenth century. Despite all the pomp, it’s very cozy inside – thanks to the friendly staff”.

A La Commedia

The comfortable mini-hotel, equipped with a spacious terrace with a beautiful panorama of the Venetian houses, has been welcoming tourists for almost fifteen years.

The small room stock has several accommodation options: standard, junior suite, deluxe and suite. Even a family of four can comfortably stay here.

The special terrace for air baths offers unbeatable views of the canals and narrow streets, and guests are allowed to use the fax and printer facilities at reception. Laundry and dry cleaning services are available in the building and can be used for a fee.

A delicious breakfast is served in the common lounge and food can be brought directly to your room by the staff. The small bar serves excellent coffee and designer snacks.

Olga: “Good location – there are a lot of places to eat, grocery stores and sights nearby. The maids clean thoroughly, the temperature can be adjusted independently, which is very convenient during winter travel”.


Thefour-star aparthotel, decorated in the traditional Venetian style of the late nineteenth century, was opened right in the historic centre, within walking distance of all the main museums and cathedrals.

Holidays at this property are particularly appreciated by couples: double room (garden or canal view), Superior Room, Junior Suite or Budget Room are available for booking.

The patio has a lush picturesque garden, and the building has a business area with copy and fax machines. Guests of the hotel can take advantage of the golf course, which is located close to the property.


An Italian buffet breakfast is served daily in the spacious dining room, and chefs can prepare special dietary meals on request. The hotel has a small bar offering a variety of drinks, including alcoholic beverages.

Sergius: “Near famous tourist routes and public transport stops, the interior is very beautiful – one feels the atmosphere of an old Italian palace. The staff work at the highest level”.

Especially for our readers we have prepared a comparative table, which allows you to clearly assess the pros and cons of accommodation in Venice and choose the best option.

НазваниеРасстояние до аэропорта в кмНомераУдобстваРазвлеченияСтоимость проживания в евро за суткиПроживание с животными
Venice Times 7 Классик Superior Полулюкс Представительский Шумоизоляция Биде Гардероб Прачечная Няня Интернет Сад От 200. Малыши до 2 лет – без оплаты Нет
NH Venezia Rio Novo 8 Стандартный Superior Junior Suite Для семьи Сейф Напитки Кабельное Чайник Конференц-зона Прачечная От 200. Ребята до 12 лет – бесплатно Платно, по запросу
Palazzo Veneziano 8 Эконом-класс Классический Deluxe Junior Suite Luxe Семейный Мини-бар Душ Кондиционер Сейф Массаж Бэбиситтер Терраса Факс Интернет Библиотека От 200 Нет
Baglioni Hotel Luna 8 Superior Room Делюкс Полулюкс Luxe Для семьи Рабочее место Халат и тапочки ТВ-каналы Полотенца Няня Экскурсии Бизнес-зона Факс От 500. Ребята до 15 лет – бесплатно Платно, по заявке
Splendid Venice 8 Superior Room Deluxe Splendid Heritage Президентский Гранд Junior Suite Семейный Кофеварка Мини-бар Гардероб Чайник Отопление Бэбиситтер Настольные игры Бизнес-зона Терраса От 250 Платно, по запросу
Saturnia & International 8 Классический Deluxe Junior Suite Одноместный Отопление ТВ-каналы Фен Няня Конференц-зона Химчистка От 210 EUR за ночь. Детки до 2 лет – бесплатно Да
NH Collection Venezia 8 Superior Junior Suite Премиум Family Room Отопление ТВ-каналы Будильник Чайник Факс Чистка обуви Прачечная Няня От 230 EUR за ночь. До 12 лет – без оплаты Платно, по заявке
Palazzo Venart 7 Классический Роскошный Сейф Гардероб ТВ Тапочки Сад Банкетный зал Экскурсии От 400 EUR за ночь За доплату, по договоренности
A La Commedia 7 Стандартный Junior Suite Deluxe люкс Шумоизоляция Диван Сейф Радио Халат Терраса Факс Экскурсии Консьерж От 230 EUR за ночь Дополнительный взнос, требуется предварительное согласование
Moresco 8 Двухместный Junior Suite Бюджетный Мини-бар Звукоизоляция Диван Рабочее место Трансфер Консьерж Сад Прачечная От 260 EUR за ночь. Малыши до 2 лет – без оплаты Доплата, предварительное обсуждение

Editor’s choice

Most Venetian hotels cannot boast well-developed infrastructure and wide choice of recovery procedures, but are distinguished by sophisticated design and are housed in ancient mansions. According to our experts, the most comfortable vacation will be in theMoresco Aparthotel, which has the following advantages:

  • central location;
  • apartments with a colourful traditional style;
  • a delicious and healthy breakfast;
  • possibility of accommodation with animals.

Moresco will be a great solution for those aiming to explore landmark locations.

Alina Abramova

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