Ruzzini Palace Hotel Venice
If you want to stay in Venice, Ruzzini Palace Hotel Venice is a perfect location for exploring. Ruzzini Palace Hotel Venice is located in a quiet square (Santa Maria Formosa). It's in the Castello district. The location is ideal for exploring this fascinating city. It's easy to return during the day if necessary. Situated directly on a waterway, so access to water-taxi service is convenient and available. It's about a 10 minute walk from both St Marks Square in one direction, and The Rialto Bridge in the other direction. One side of Ruzzini Palace Hotel borders a canal. You can arrive by a private water taxi. That is more expensive, but a real treat. You can also can take the water shuttle. It drops you off near the Rialto Bridge, then you can walk from there.
Ruzzini Palace Hotel Venice is a perfect example of the traditional Venetian style. Frescoes and glass chandeliers reflect this grandeur. They offer twenty eight rooms. Every room in this hotel is a different size. Sleek wood furniture paired with the charm of wood beams set up a welcomed and comfortable atmosphere. It has been the private residence of three Doges (Ruzzini, Loredan and Priuli) who owned the Palace, on different periods. Make sure to visit The Doges Palace Venice. It's one of the top landmarks of the city.
Without exception, the hotel staff are professional and polite. Very friendly and speak excellent English. They go out of their way with their suggestions of activities. Happy to assist in directions, organizing tours and recommendations for restaurants.
Great selection at the self service breakfast of continental. Wide choice of cereals, fruit, meats and cheese. Cooked breakfast, such as bacon or eggs is available for a supplement.
They can also arrange a one hour water taxi tour of the Grand Canal. You should take it at sunset. The cost is 140 Euros, with a bottle of Prosecco. A bit expensive, but is an incredible trip and worth it.
Ruzzini Palace Hotel Venice offers a free water taxi to the local glass blowing factory located on Murano Island Venice.
Room Tip: Ask for the rooms overlooking the square. It's a lovely view in the morning.