Venice, the north Italian city is famous for its waterways and canals which are used for regular commuting. Known as the “Queen of the Adriatic” and the “City of Water,” it is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Venice is made up of 118 small islands located in the marshy Venetian Lagoon along the Adriatic Sea in northeast Italy. The city is also famous for its operatic music made popular by Antonio Vivaldi.
Venice is one of the most beautiful and exotic locations in Europe. A large number of tourists are attracted to the city from all corners of the globe. A number of hotels in Venice cater to the needs of tourists by providing accommodation at various prices. Some of the best Venice hotels are located close to St. Mark’s Square on the Grand Canal. Many of the hotels are housed in buildings which are centuries old. There are many guest rooms in the hotels which preserve their unique architectural integrity. Modern amenities have also been provided for the most luxurious stay for guests.
Being one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe and across the world, Venice has a number of good hotels catering to the needs of tourists and business visitors. The Venice Hotel list would be quite long as there are numerous hotels providing accommodation for various kinds of visitors. While some tourists look for expensive and luxurious hotels, others look for an inexpensive place to stay while they prefer to spend more of their time and money on touring the city.
The Venice hotels have a number of restaurants, each with a unique flavor. They provide 24-hour room service, laundry, dry cleaning and a concierge service are available readily. Some hotels also provide special rides to all the hotels’ properties. Guests can also make good use of the swimming pool and fitness center or play golf, tennis and various water sports outdoors. Some of the Venice hotels have exclusive Venetian restaurants where tourists can taste wonderful Venetian food. Most guest rooms have a private balcony with a view of the canals down below. Other facilities include air-conditioning, clock radios, plasma TVs, data ports and hairdryers in each bathroom.
Some of the star Venice hotels are a legacy of Venetian nobility. They are located in buildings which literally served as palaces centuries ago. Some of them are situated near the museum Peggy Guggenheim and the Academia in the district of Dorsoduro which is a very calm and peaceful region. Guests who prefer privacy, as well as easy accessibility to the city would find these exclusive hotels a delight to lodge in. Although the buildings are centuries old, they have the most modern facilities for the comfort of their distinguished guests. The standard features in these hotels include air-conditioning, laundry service, daily newspaper delivery, ironing facilities, fax, high-speed internet access, luggage facility and hairdryer in each bathroom. General services include 24-hour reception for easy check in and check out, elevators, fire alarms, babysitting for busy guests with small children and access to a variety of amenities in the hotels.