AddressRiva degli Schiavoni 4196 VeniceSee nearby area
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Lonely Planet review
As eccentric and luxurious as Venice itself, the Danieli has attracted artistic bohemians, minor royalty and their millionaire lovers for over a century. The hotel sprawls along the lagoon in three landmark buildings: the 14th-century casa vecchia (old house), built for Doge Enrico Dandolo, with frescoed, antique-filled rooms; the 18th-century, gilt to the hilt casa nuova (new house); and the Danielino, a Fascist edifice with a modern-luxe interior redesign by Jacques Garcia.
In summer weather, breakfast is served on the rooftop terrace, with its extraordinary views of San Marco and the lagoon. This is also the best place in Venice for summer sundowners. However, at these prices the €15 daily surcharge for in-room wi-fi seems churlish.
Our independent authors have visited Hotel Danieli and selected this as one of our recommended hotels in Sestiere di Castello.
Description provided by property
Overlooking Venice Lagoon, Hotel Danieli A Luxury Collection Resort is a legendary hotel 200 metres from St. Mark's Square. Each room is spacious and finely furnished. The staff provides an unmatchable service.
The award-winning Danieli Hotel is comprised of 3 separate buildings, dating back to the 14th, 19th, and 20th centuries, and connected by covered bridges. The nearest water-bus stop is just a 2-minute walk away.
All rooms and suites feature an LCD satellite TV, air conditioning, and an Italian-marble bathroom with bathrobe and slippers. Some rooms offer views of the lagoon.
The panoramic restaurant Terrazza Danieli offers amazing views and an exquisite menu. Drinks are served in the Bar Terrazza Danieli or the sophisticated Bar Dandolo.
During summer, guests can use the outdoor pool at the St. Regis Venice. This comes at a surcharge and must be booked in advance.
Please note, cash payments over EUR 1000 are not permitted under current Italian law.
Services & facilities
- Non-smoking rooms
Bureau de Change/ATM
- Currency exchange
- 24-hour front desk
- Room service
- Breakfast in the room
- Free WiFi
- Internet services
- Pets allowed
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