Bauer Il Palazzo

San Marco 1413 D, Venice, Italy
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  • Service18.5
  • Overall18
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Hotel Description

Of the two hotels on this Venice block, one might expect that we would prefer the Fifties-style Hotel Bauer; the city does suffer from a bit of antique overkill, and to be fair, the Bauer is a nice change of pace. But the real gem is the Bauer Il Palazzo—which is, as you may guess from the name, another in a long line of opulent Venetian palace hotels.

There are two paths to notoriety in this modern world: you can do something that has never been done before, and get by on novelty—or you can take the road more traveled and do the obvious thing better than anyone else has done it. Novelty seems at present to be the more popular, but that may just be because excellence takes so much more work.

Il Palazzo, then, is nothing new, but is near-perfect in its execution—this hotel is a true labor of love, the creation of Francesca Portolotto Possati, the Italian-born interior designer who inherited the crumbling Bauer annex in 1997. The subsequent renovations have resulted in a stunning hotel, a period piece, in a superior location alongside the Grand Canal, and stuffed with 18th-century antiques and modern boutique amenities.

Though Il Palazzo is tucked away behind the Bauer proper, the views are excellent, with many rooms overlooking the canal or the rooftops of the city, and Settimo Cielo, the breakfast lounge, offering panoramic vistas. Perhaps less common to Venice are such modern touches as a health club with an outdoor Jacuzzi (again, mind the views) and a terrace restaurant that is far more than perfunctory, serving remarkably fine Mediterranean and Venetian dishes.

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Hotel Criteria

  • 82 Rooms
  • Style: Traditional Elegance
  • Atmosphere: Quiet

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Hotel Amenities and Services

  • 100% non-smoking hotel
  • 24 hour concierge
  • 24 hour front desk
  • 24 hour gym
  • 24 hour room service
  • Babysitting (on request)
  • Bar
  • Beauty salon
  • Central air conditioning
  • Golf nearby
  • Jacuzzi
  • Lounge
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Sauna
  • Spa treatments (on request)
  • Steam rooms
  • Turkish bath
  • Wi-fi (charges apply)

Need to Know

Pets are not allowed. Wi-Fi is available (charges apply). Parking is not available.

Credit cards accepted:

Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Diner's Club

Check in:

2pm,

Check out:

12pm

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  • Deluxe Room Grand Canal View

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    This room features 1 King Bed or 2 Single Beds and is approximately 301 ft²/28 m².
    Amenities

    This room includes:

    • central air conditioning
    • flat panel television
    • international channel
    • phones
    • safe
    • Santa Maria degli Angeli bath amenities
    • Some rooms have a balcony.
    • walk-in closet
    • working desk
  • Deluxe Room

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    This room features 1 King Bed or 2 Single Beds and is approximately 322 ft²/30 m².
    Amenities

    Views: courtyard or street.

    This room includes:

    • bathtub/shower combo
    • central air conditioning
    • central heating
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • international channel
    • minibar
    • phones
    • safe
    • wake up service
    • working desk
  • Deluxe Room - City or Canal View

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    This room features 1 King Bed or 2 Queen Beds and is approximately 365 ft²/34 m².
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    Views: partial sea or city.

    This room includes:

    • bathtub/shower combo
    • central air conditioning
    • central heating
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • international channel
    • minibar
    • phones
    • safe
    • wake up service
  • Junior Suite - Grand Canal View

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    This room features 1 King Bed and is approximately 409 ft²/38 m².
    Amenities

    This room includes:

    • flat panel television
    • international channel
    • jacuzzi tub
    • phones
    • safe
    • Santa Maria degli Angeli bath amenities
    • separate living room
    • sofa
    • walk-in closet
    • working desk
  • Junior Suite - Grand Canal View

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    This room features 1 King Bed or 2 Single Beds and is approximately 452 ft²/42 m².
    Amenities

    Views: sea or partial sea.

    This room includes:

    • bathtub/shower combo
    • central air conditioning
    • central heating
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • international channel
    • minibar
    • phones
    • safe
    • Sitting Area
    • wake up service
    • working desk
  • Deluxe Suite

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    This room features 1 King Bed or 2 Single Beds and is approximately 484 ft²/45 m².
    Amenities

    Views: courtyard or street.

    This room includes:

    • bathtub/shower combo
    • central air conditioning
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • international channel
    • minibar
    • phones
    • safe
    • separate living room
    • sofa
    • wake up service
    • walk-in closet
    • working desk
  • Grand Canal Suite

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    This room is approximately 484 ft²/45 m².
    Amenities

    This room includes:

    • arm chair
    • flat panel television
    • international channel
    • jacuzzi tub
    • phones
    • safe
    • Santa Maria degli Angeli bath amenities
    • separate living room
    • sofa
    • stand up shower
    • walk-in closet
    • working desk
  • Grand Canal Suite

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    This room features 1 King Bed or 2 Single Beds and is approximately 538 ft²/50 m².
    Amenities

    Views: sea or partial sea.

    This room includes:

    • CD player
    • central air conditioning
    • DVD player
    • international channel
    • jacuzzi tub
    • safe
    • separate living room
    • sofa
    • terrace
    • wake up service
    • walk-in closet
  • Executive Suite

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    This room features 1 King Bed or 2 Single Beds and is approximately 592 ft²/55 m².
    Amenities

    Views: city.

    This room includes:

    • arm chair
    • central air conditioning
    • flat panel television
    • international channel
    • jacuzzi tub
    • phones
    • safe
    • Santa Maria degli Angeli bath amenities
    • separate living room
    • stand up shower
    • working desk
  • Presidential Suite- Lagoon View

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    This room is approximately 699 ft²/65 m².
    Amenities

    This room includes:

    • arm chair
    • flat panel television
    • international channel
    • jacuzzi tub
    • minibar
    • phones
    • safe
    • Santa Maria degli Angeli bath amenities
    • separate living room
    • stand up shower
    • terrace
    • walk-in closet
    • working desk
  • Royal Suite

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    This room is approximately 1076 ft²/100 m².
    Amenities

    Views: city.

    This room includes:

    • arm chair
    • central air conditioning
    • flat panel television
    • international channel
    • phones
    • safe
    • Santa Maria degli Angeli bath amenities
    • separate living room
    • sofa
    • terrace
    • walk-in closet
    • working desk
  • Canal Suite

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    This room is approximately 540 ft²/50 m².
    Amenities

    This room includes:

    • DVD player
    • flat panel television
    • safe
    • Santa Maria degli Angeli bath amenities
    • separate living room
    • stand up shower
    • terrace
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Hotel Amenities and Services

  • 100% non-smoking hotel
  • 24 hour concierge
  • 24 hour front desk
  • 24 hour gym
  • 24 hour room service
  • Babysitting (on request)
  • Bar
  • Beauty salon
  • Central air conditioning
  • Golf nearby
  • Jacuzzi
  • Lounge
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Sauna
  • Spa treatments (on request)
  • Steam rooms
  • Turkish bath
  • Wi-fi (charges apply)

Need to Know

Pets are not allowed. Wi-Fi is available (charges apply). Parking is not available.

Credit cards accepted:

Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Diner's Club

Check in:

2pm,

Check out:

12pm

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