• This luxury getaway is set on a private island in the middle of the Venetian lagoon, just 10 minutes across the water from Piazza San Marco. It also has its own 11th-century church and acres of private gardens for relaxing.
  • Rooms and suites provide the perfect privacy and relaxation, surrounded by lush gardens or overlooking the Venice lagoon.
  • The fine dining Acquerello restaurant sits on the waterfront with spectacular views towards San Marco.
  • The hotel features a spa, a state-of-the-art gym, a glamorous pool with sun loungers and private cabanas, a small golf range and tennis courts.
  • Just 10 minutes away from Piazza San Marco by private boat, guests of can experience privacy and serenity while relishing Venice’s melody of beauty, luxury and culture.
  • The grounds are beautiful and secluded, as you would expect on a private island, with 17 acres of gardens to explore. Reach the hotel either by water taxi, or with the convenient shuttle that leaves from San Marco, with departures every half hour.


We negotiate rates & benefits for our clients directly with the hotels’ senior management. Our rates match or in many cases are lower than the best online rate for the property. Our clients also enjoy a suite of extra VIP privileges and recognition while staying at a partner hotel.

  • Complimentary room upgrade on arrival.
  • Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for two.
  • Up to $100 dining or spa credit per stay, and or in-house dining / spa discounts.
  • Welcome amenities (wine/chocolates/fruit) and card from the GM.
  • Complimentary private airport transfers.
  • Complimentary roll-away bed if required.
  • Early check-in and late check-out.
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi.
  • Enhanced recognition through VIP status at all touch points in the guest experience.

A complete or partial suite of VIP benefits will be offered, subject to the property T&C, including availability, category of room & length of stay.


Tennis Courts

Take a break from sightseeing and instead play a few games of tennis overlooking the Venice Lagoon. San Clemente Palace Kempinski offers one professionally-designed tennis court featuring an asphalt surface and boasting unique views over the Venice lagoon. In fact, the stunning views are the only thing that gets in the way of a perfect game!.


Work on your handicap at our Pitch & Putt golf course featuring three holes that are ideal for improving your golfing skills. San Clemente Island is the perfect place to practise; the course is bordered by a natural lake, so guests can enjoy a few leisurely rounds of golf immersed in the beauty of this private enclave. The surrounding lagoon also provides a picturesque backdrop, just try not to get too distracted by the views!.

Boat Service

San Clemente Island lies in the heart of the Venetian Lagoon, just 10 minutes away from Piazza San Marco by boat. The only way to reach this private retreat is by boat, a pleasurable experience for all visitors. Watch the skyline of Venice fade as you approach the striking San Clemente Palace.

Private Dock

San Clemente Palace Kempinski Venice is an ideal place for sailors. Floating in the Venetian Lagoon, San Clemente Island provides the facility for guests to drive their own boat to the island, and take advantage of the hotel services and the activities San Clemente Palace Kempinski has to offer.

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Kempinski Hotel acquerello terrace with boat

Lush gardens, antique courtyards, a historical church built in the 12th century – San Clemente Palace Kempinski, a former monastery, takes guests on a journey in time. It is located on the private island of San Clemente, just ten minutes away from Piazza San Marco by boat – crossing the historic waters of Venice, the boat ride is already an exceptional experience getting visitors in the mood for an outstanding stay. Guests may discover Venice – but they do not have to. Rooms and suites provide the perfect privacy and relaxation, surrounded by lush gardens or overlooking the Venice lagoon. Soft classic décor and traditional high ceilings meet Venetian style always recalling historic times.

For the culinary delights, there is typically Italian Cuisine, in a culinary variety: modern Venetian haute cuisine at Acquerello, interactive atmosphere at Insieme or relaxed pool dining at La Dolce. Moreover, the private island provides every facility for leisure time one could possibly think of: whether it is a tennis court or a golf course, the heated outdoor pool, the jogging trail or the kid’s club – the perfect location for relaxation and action alike.

The rooms at San Clemente Palace are all light, bright and airy, tastefully decorated with elegant touches throughout, such as the Italian marble bathtubs. These spacious rooms and suites all have state-of-the-art technology such as LCD flat screen televisions which complement the sophistication of the décor.

Kempinski Hotel Deluxe room

Deluxe Room

Enjoy a true Venetian feeling in our Deluxe Rooms. Combining refined elegance with luxurious comfort, our Deluxe Rooms are ideal for any guest that is in search of a room with a little more space. Along with high Venetian ceilings and Murano chandeliers, a Deluxe Room offers stunning century-old park or courtyard view, the possibility of connecting Deluxe Rooms will ensure the ideal family vacation.

Kempinski Hotel navigante suite bedroom

Grand Deluxe Room Lagoon View

Offering awe-inspiring views of the lagoon and a romantic and relaxing atmosphere, San Clemente Palace Kempinski invites guests to stay in this intimate retreat. These rooms are elegant and tastefully decorated with Murano chandeliers. Business guests can take advantage of the laptop-size safe and a large working desk, while others looking for some light entertainment can enjoy a HD flat-screen and complimentary Wi-Fi.

Kempinski Hotel grand deluxe room

Grand Deluxe Room

Combining a sense of elegance with all the practical amenities you would want in a hotel room, the spacious Grand Deluxe Rooms at San Clemente Palace Kempinski have it all. While staying in a Grand Deluxe Room with Murano chandeliers, you will enjoy stunning garden views alongside a dedicated work area, free Wi-Fi and a flat high-definition LCD screen – all in a room decorated with historical Terrazzo floors, silk-covered walls and sophisticated furniture.

Kempinski Hotel superior lagoon view

Superior Room Lagoon View

Step into classical luxury and elegance combined with modern comfort in one of our Superior rooms. Each room offers a romantic view of the stunning lagoon panorama and the Venice skyline. These tranquil rooms have beautiful high ceilings and are tastefully decorated in creams and golds to offer guests a peaceful sanctuary away from the bustle of Venice.

Kempinski Hotel superior room

Superior Room

Enjoy a classic atmosphere in our Superior Rooms. With views out over our centuries-old park, or over our carefully cultivated gardens, the name definitely will reflect your experience while staying in our Superior Rooms. With delightful finishes like our Italian marble bathtubs and high-definition LCD flat screens, we combine elegance with comfort – making your stay with San Clemente Kempinski a restful one.

Kempinski Hotel navigante suite living room

Deluxe Room with Lagoon View

Enjoy the classical luxury and elegance of modern Venetian décor while relaxing in a bright and comfortable atmosphere. With a romantic view over the lagoon and a choice of various bedding types, the Deluxe Room with Lagoon view is the perfect base for your city escape to Venice.

Kempinski Hotel san clemente suite living


  • Junior Suite
  • San Clemente Suite
  • Navigante Suite
  • Marco Polo Suite
  • Tintoretto Suite
  • Tiepolo Suite
  • Giardini Suite
  • Lagoon Suite
  • Venice Suite
  • Navigante Junior Suite
  • Junior Suite Lagoon View

Just a few steps from the swimming pool, La Dolce Bar with its cocktails is the ideal retreat for warm summer afternoons, while at La Dolce Restaurant you can enjoy a Mediterranean menu that enhances Italian icons: pizza and pasta. The Clemente Bar is the typical American Bar, perfect for a coffee or a cocktail. At Al Bacaro you can live the authentic Venetian atmosphere of the Ritual Aperitif, watching a breath-taking sunset over the lagoon.

Kempinski Hotel acquerello terrace

Acquerello Restaurant

The Acquerello Restaurant is set in a spectacular location with a breathtaking views, serving both modern Venetian and Italian inspired dishes, it offers a refined, creative and gourmet cuisine from the passion of our Chef Giorgio Schifferegger. In the preparation of his dishes he reproduces the colours and the emotions of the sunset, the lagoon, the fishermen, the palaces and bell towers of Venice, the mountains and the churches.

Kempinski Hotel Insieme Restaurant

Insieme Restaurant

“Well begun, is half done” is the philosophy applied to the Breakfast at Insieme Restaurant, where you can delight in a welcoming, relaxing atmosphere that makes you feel at home. The setting is out of time: in the picturesque monastery churchyard that dates back to the 15th century, or in the inside salons enriched with elegant decors and original tapestries.

Kempinski Hotel La Dolce Restaurant

La Dolce Restaurant

La Dolce restaurant is adjacent to the pool, in a beautiful and informal location centred around a green lawn. An oasis of tranquillity, privacy and relaxation, la Dolce embodies the inimitable style and feel of La Dolce Vita, and focuses its cuisine on fresh and seasonal Italian dishes, grills and pizza cooked in a wood oven.

Kempinski Hotel la dolce bar

La Dolce Bar

Surrounded by greenery, you find La Dolce Bar, the outdoor cocktail and snack bar, adjacent to the pool, catering for both the pool users and the bar area. The multilingual, young and sunny staff welcome you and pamper you by the pool. To spoil yourself, find a snack menu with tasty club sandwiches, salads and cut fruit. Our guests love our Cocktails, Spritz and S.Clemente Martini.

Kempinski Hotel clemente bar

Clemente Bar

From the large mirrors to the styles of the seating, everything speaks of class. At the Clemente bar the atmosphere is welcoming.
Tepache, the fresh drink of Mexican origin, is our welcome drink. From a quick snack to a light dinner, a morning coffee to an evening Aperitif, the Clemente Bar offers continuous service to all our guests and visitors. The extensive selection of drinks includes the finest champagnes in the world.

Kempinski Hotel Al Bacaro

Al Bacaro

For an aperitif or a cocktail, or just to relax, the Clemente Bar is at your disposal. Al Bacaro is the perfect venue to savour the Ritual Venetian Aperitif alongside some typical Venetian “cicchetti”, while enjoying the magical sunset over the lagoon. Every day both international and external guests can relax in the elegant outdoor lounge, savour their Ritual Aperitif and enjoy not only Venetian “cicchetti” but also the exclusive local cold cuts and cheeses, barbecue mini burgers and the grilled specialties of the day.

The hotel has offer tennis courts, a swimming pool, gym, spa treatment rooms and a pitch & putt course.

Kempinski Hotel pool


Our outdoor heated swimming pool is the perfect place to relax and share special moments with your loved ones, while relishing the beauty that only San Clemente Island offers.

Kempinski Hotel spa couple treatment


San Clemente Palace Kempinski is delighted to welcome you to the exclusive The Merchant of Venice SPA, your sanctuary of pure bliss located on the marvellous, private island of San Clemente in Venice. An oasis of luxurious indulgence, where The Merchant of Venice’s fragrant and refined essences blend with Kempinski’s European flair and century-old tradition of remarkable service.

Kempinski Hotel fitness


Kempinski Hotel kids club

Kid’s Club

The Kid’s Club of San Clemente Palace Kempinski has everything children could dream of: it features an indoor area with a playroom, where painting, watching films or playing games can take place, and an outdoor area that has a playground with swings, slides and a whole park to discover.

Area & Location

Area, Country
Venice, Italy
Nearest Airport
Venice Marco Polo Airport, Venice
Local Currency
Time Change
GMT +2:00
Best time to go
Best visited between April through October.

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