Staying in one of Venice's luxury hotels is a good way to enjoy the romance and allure of Venice, Italy. These Venice hotels are the top five-star and five-star luxury hotels based on guest ratings on Venene for Venice, Italy. By clicking the hotel link, you can see guest ratings and reviews, hotel photos and descriptions, and location on a map. You can also book direct on Venere, a booking site I often use myself.
Our Venice sestiere map will help you locate the neighborhoods of these hotels.
Ca' Segredo is a 5-star luxury hotel in Venice's Canneregio district between Ca d'Oro and the Rialto Bridge, overlooking the Grand Canal. The hotel, a member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World, is centrally located for visiting Venice's major attractions and is in front of the historic Rialto market. Guest rooms are each uniquely decorated and have works of art by Venetian painters. There's also a restaurant, bar, and fitness room.
San Clemente Palace Resort is a luxury grand hotel on the private San Clemente Island in front of Piazza San Marco. The resort complex has a swimming pool, courtyards, restaurants, spa, and tennis courts. The hotel is housed in an ancient monastery and has elegant rooms and suites with three rooms equipped for disabled guests.
Luna Baglioni is a five-star deluxe hotel just off Piazza San Marco. There are 97 single and double rooms of varying types and 12 suites, decorated with Venetian period furniture. Some rooms and suites have views. There is a restaurant in the hotel.
Bauer Il Palazzo is a five-star luxury boutique hotel overlooking the Grand Canal just off Piazza San Marco. The hotel has a stunning Baroque facade and private boat landing. There are 35 rooms and 40 suites, each individually decorated and many with canal views and balcony or terrace. There's a roof garden, restaurant, bar, and wellness center.
Read more about Bauer Il Palazzo on About.com Honeymoons site.
Centurian Palace is a five-star deluxe hotel overlooking the Grand Canal and Saint Mark's Square in the Dursodoro near the Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute and Peggy Guggenheim Art Collection. The hotel has a private pier on the Grand Canal and an interior garden as well as restaurant, bar, and gym. Rooms have modern ammenities and some have a balcony with view of the Grand Canal. Small pets are allowed.
Metropole is a 5-star hotel overlooking the sea and San Marco basin in the Castello district. There are single, double, and triple rooms and suites, all with views and period furnitue. Some rooms have a terrace and some have a lagoon view. There's a private canal entrance, one-star Michelin restaurant, and bar and afternoon tea is served in the lounge. There is also an exhibition of antiquities.
Hotel Bauer is a five-star hotel in the San Marco district a short walk from Saint Mark's Square. The hotel is on a small canal and has a private water dock. The 97 rooms and 18 suites feature furniture from the 1940's and 1950's and all have views of Venice.
Read more about Bauer Hotel on the About.com Honeymoons site.
Bauer Palladio is a five-star hotel in a former 16th century convent designed by the famous Renaissance architect Andrea Palladio. The hotel is on Giudecca Island and a private shuttle runs between the hotel and the Bauer Hotel in the San Marco district. There's a restaurant, spa, garden, and business center. Note that the hotel is closed in winter.
Read more about Bauer Palladio on the About.com Honeymoons site.
Hilton Molino Stuky is a five-star hotel on Giudecca Island. Although not yet rated by Venere users, the hotel has gotten great reviews. Ammenities include a rooftop swimming pool, spa, and several restaurants and bars. There's a private pier and shuttle that runs between the hotel and Saint Mark's Square. It also features the largest congress center in Venice.
Read more about Hilton Molino Stuky on the About.com Honeymoons site.