|Description||Location. The Residenza Cannaregio hotel is in Venice, Italy and is within 500 meters from Venice landmarks that include Sant' Alvise church, the Jewish Ghetto and Museum, Madonna dell'Orto church and the Grand Canal. The Museum of Natural History is 700 meters from the hotel and Murano is a 15 minute waterbus ride away. Venice Marco Polo Airport is approximately 15 kilometers from the hotel. |
Hotel Features. Originally a monastery, the Residenza Cannaregio hotel also was the site of a gondola building workshop during the early 19th century. The lobby features marble floors, beamed ceilings and brick walls. A 24 hour front desk has a multilingual staff who provide amenities that include complimentary newspapers in the lobby and concierge services.
Complimentary buffet breakfasts are served daily in the Al Piron restaurant. The restaurant serves lunches and dinners March through October and dinner only in November through February. During warm weather, seating is available on the terrace. Al Grappolo bar/lounge offers beverages and light food menus from morning to midnight.
Guestrooms. The 66 guestrooms in the Residenza Cannaregio feature ceiling beams from the original building. Dark carpets and earth tones of brown, blue and orange are used in the modernistic style furniture and fabrics in the rooms. Room amenities include complimentary newspapers, minibars and in room safes. The private bathrooms offer heated towel racks and shower/tub combinations or stall showers. The guestrooms have views of the garden or the canal. Internet access is available for a fee.
Expert Tip. In addition to the landmarks of Venice, not far from the peaceful Residenza is the St. Alvise sport center with swimming pool; in San Giobbe, there are tennis courts and a gym, the romantic and fascinating atmosphere of the Venice Casiṇ and the Venice Strada Nuova with shops and restaurants.