Palazzo Giovanelli

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Located in Santa Croce quarter and overlooking the Grand Canal Palazzo, Giovanelli offers a tranquil retreat where tranquillity is interrupted only by the passing of gondolas and the flow of water in the canals.

The elegant architecture, rich in polychrome marbles, and the sumptuous interiors of Palazzo Giovanelli, enhanced by vintage frescoes and decorations, invite to relive and savor the splendors of the Venice history comforted by the amenities of modernity. Nowadays the palace is Hotel Palazzo Giovanelli, a charming, high-class 4 star hotel, that offers refined, cozy Rooms and Suites and sophisticated services: from the reception open 24 hours a day to private transfers, from the American bar to the meeting room and free tours to Murano. Located in a historic residence in the Santa Croce quarter, overlooking the Grand Canal and next to the Church of San Stae, Palazzo Giovanelli offers a tranquil retreat for whom prefers quiet but central locations. The building dates back to the 16th century and over the years has been home to illustrious guests including Doge Marco Foscarini, the King of Denmark, and Mozart’s family. The visitors find a magnificent atmosphere, with quiet rooms, where a soft tranquillity is interrupted only by the passing of gondolas and the flow of water in the canals.


A refinement suspended between charm of the past and contemporary modernity, with classy details and privileged view on the Grand Canal: at Palazzo Giovanelli every room is unique and special. The Rooms and Suites have comfortable spaces and contemporary style, first-quality amenities and valuable finishes. Large and wonderfully furnished, the most exclusive Suites are enhanced by original XVI century frescoes and stuccos, Murano glass chandeliers, canopy beds and ceilings with exposed beams.  Each room in the hotel feature an enchanting, characteristic view of Venice: the Grand Canal, the gardens, Campo San Stae, the picturesque Rio di San Stae, the Casino, and more.

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4 stars


  • 35 Rooms and Suites
  • Bar
  • Front Desk (24-hour)
  • Private Landing Stage
  • Wi-Fi Internet

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