Manchester to Venice
The Gritti Palace, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Venice
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In a 15th century palazzo on the Grand Canal, this lavish hotel is a 3-minute walk from the Giglio vaporetto stop, an 8-minute walk from Piazza San Marco and a 10-minute walk from the Bridge of Sighs
Elegant rooms and suites feature chandeliers, French doors, antiques and art. Amenities include free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs. Suites, some inspired by famous guests such as Ernest Hemingway, add living areas, balconies and canal views. Room service is available.
Dining options include a bar, an ornate lounge, a restaurant with a terrace offering canal views. There’s also a gym, a spa and a cooking school.
Distance from Airport
Venice Marco Polo airport is approximately 15km from the Gritti palace hotel.
A truly indigenous experience awaits at The Gritti Palace in Venice. Rare antique furnishings, precious fabrics and Murano glass light fittings are embraced by walls which bring back to life memories and anecdotes from over five centuries of history.
Complemented by luxurious comfort and personalised service, the refined settings of our 82 guestrooms and suites incorporate the latest in modern technology, with in-room movies and High Speed Internet Access.
Each guestroom and suite is unique, from our Grand Canal Suites boasting dramatic Grand Canal views to our Venetian ‘700 Style Double Rooms adorned with hand-painted wood to the romantic Venetian-style atmosphere of our Deluxe Suites overlooking Santa Maria del Giglio..
Gracious and elegant, Deluxe Rooms surround guests with the history and intrigue of five centuries of Venetian life. Glass chandeliers hang from high ceilings, large windows illuminate a selection of antique furnishings with natural daylight, and Venetian fabrics by Lorenzo Rubelli decorate walls rich with untold stories of the palazzo’s illustrious past.
Named after patrons of art, design and literature, Patron Canal Suites at The Gritti Palace immerse guests deep into the cultural and artistic roots of the city and this noble palace. The John Ruskin suite bears an authentic oil painting of the renowned art historian. The expansive Punta della Dogana suite offers a finely restored selection of antiques from The Gritti Collection. Finally, the Donghia suite embraces a sophisticated interpretation of the minimalist style of American interior designer Angelo Donghia.
Food & Drink
Venice is famous not only for its fine art, scenic vistas, and charming way of life, but also for its cuisine. The Club del Doge restaurant and Bar Longhi offer culinary delights and enchanting views of the canal and city. Local and fresh ingredients and Venetian tradition are elaborated upon in Executive Chef Daniele Turco’s famous recipes, either inside an elegant setting or outside, if weather permitting (from April to October), on our stunning terrace.
Club Del Doge restaurant
Club del Doge Restaurant is a fresh tribute to the timeless wonders of Venetian cuisine. Local epicurean delights will tantalize your senses and leave you with lasting memories. Executive Chef Daniele Turco accompanies diners on a journey through Venice’s culinary heritage by skillfully combining fresh, local ingredients and different tastes, ensuring an innovative interpretation of popular traditional dishes.
As the hotel’s culinary nucleus, Club del Doge Restaurant invites guests to enjoy their meals on the terrace overlooking the Grand Canal from April to October, weather permitting. During the winter, its palatial interiors provide the perfect backdrop for breakfast and dinner.
Start your day with our breakfast buffet combined with hot dishes á la carte. In true Gritti style in the evening, the restaurant is transformed by soft music and lighting into a sophisticated and atmospheric setting for romantic dinners and unforgettable feasts.
Spa and Fitness
Treat your body and mind to the ultimate sensory retreat of fitness and relaxation. Surrounded by priceless Venetian artwork and ambiance, you’re bound to emerge as a new person after spending time in our spa and fitness centers.
• High Chairs
• Kids Pool
• Laundry Service
• Pool Bar
• Safety Deposit Box
• Swimming Pool
• Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
With a long history and a unique urban shape, Venice holds much to be explored. Whether travelers are seeking a cultural discovery, a taste of delicious Italian cuisine or a day at the Lido beach, the city has something for everyone, with many unmissable events throughout the year such as the Redentore fireworks.
Within walking distance of the hotel, stroll to St. Mark’s Square to unveil the mysteries of Venice at Palazzo Ducale, explore the basilica and its Byzantine mosaics, climb the belltower for amazing views and see the renowned Bridge of Sighs. Go slightly off the tourist track to the Rialto markets with our Epicurean School tour, pausing for a bite in a traditional bacaro to taste cicchettì and a glass of Prosecco.
Visit nearby towns to enjoy World Heritage sites such as Verona, Padua, and the small towns of Treviso and Asolo, rich in history and beauty. Or explore the lagoons aboard our private Riva yacht.
The Gritti Palace is delighted to provide you with an exclusive range of services in the remarkable destination that is Venice. Whether your interest is history, shopping, art, gourmet dining, recreation, or simple relaxation, our dedicated team of professionals is ready to assist you with every desire.