- Overlooking the Grand Canal in the heart of Venice, The iconic Gritti Palace boasts one of the most enthralling views of the lagoon city, spanning from the island of San Giorgio Maggiore past landmarks Punta della Dogana and Santa Maria della Salute Basilica to the Peggy Guggenheim Collection.
- Dating to 1475, this noble palace and luxury hotel is a place of exceptional art and elegance that has retained its reassuringly intimate and familiar feel of a private residence.
- A historical treasure where heritage and culture blend with renewed Venetian style, The Gritti Palace is a refined version of its iconic self, offering attentive service, a delectable culinary experience and new avenues for relaxation.
- Explore the hotel’s original wooden ceilings, original entrance flooring, dressing-table mirrors and 18th century wall lamps, hand-made in Murano, and more. The epitome of luxury, the Gritti Signature Suite Collection showcases the hotel’s rich historical past.
- From the artistic design of its signature suites and iconic terraces to the Gritti Epicurean School, Riva Yacht experiences and Riva Lounge, and the Gritti Spa branded by Sisely Paris, The Gritti Palace is where multiple generations of elite global influencers gather to explore, taste and celebrate.
- The reference point for the world’s elite at international city events such as the Biennale, Carnival and the Venice Film Festival.
EXCLUSIVE LUXE VOYAGER VIP BENEFITS & BEST PRICE
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.
Indulge in an exclusive tour around the Venetian lagoon aboard your private Riva speedboat – an experience like no other. Explore the beauty of the Venice Lagoon in true Gritti-style board our private Aquariva speedboat “Il Doge”. This legendary yacht was handcrafted by Riva, a brand known worldwide since 1842 for its elegance, status, and perfection. A true expression of Italian artisan skill and a symbol of the Italian dolce vita, our Riva Yacht Experiences aboard “Il Doge” are the ultimate way to experience the city.
An indigenous culinary experience awaits in Venice, featuring demonstration classes and visits to the markets, themed courses and indulgent ingredients. Now a refined version of its iconic self, The Gritti Epicurean School is a warm, country-style kitchen where guests may immerse themselves in Venetian culinary traditions, learn exceptional Venetian recipes, discover seasonal products from the Venetian lagoon and savour the culinary creations of Executive Chef Daniele Turco.
Join us for a 30 minute long immersive activity as part of our series Destination Discoveries, A Concierge-Curated Experience. Head Barman Cristiano Luciano and his team are offering a cocktail-making demonstration featuring delicious flavors native to the region. Learn more about the history and the making of the Bellini and Spritz cocktails, and indulge in their authentic tastes.
Guests are invited to join a 30 minute long history lesson on Venice’s Byzantine Gothic style as part of our series Destination Discoveries, A Concierge-Curated Experience. An expert guide is offering guests an explanation of the origins, characteristics and traditions of this unique architectural style indigenous to the city. Join us to learn more about it, and its most iconic examples around the city.
Overlooking the Grand Canal in the heart of Venice, The Gritti Palace boasts one of the most enthralling views of the lagoon city, spanning from the island of San Giorgio Maggiore past landmarks Punta della Dogana and Santa Maria della Salute Basilica to the Peggy Guggenheim Collection. Dating to 1475, this noble palace and luxury hotel is a place of exceptional art and elegance that has retained its reassuringly intimate and familiar feel of a private residence. A historical treasure where heritage and culture blend with renewed Venetian style, The Gritti Palace is a refined version of its iconic self, offering attentive service, a delectable culinary experience and new avenues for relaxation and pleasure. From the refined and artistic design of its 82 rooms and signature suites and iconic terraces to the Gritti Epicurean School, Riva Yacht experiences and Riva Lounge, and the Gritti Spa branded by Sisely Paris, The Gritti Palace is where multiple generations of elite global influencers gather to explore, taste and celebrate.
A place of exceptional art and elegance, the restored Gritti Palace retains its reassuringly intimate and familiar feel. Explore the hotel’s original wooden ceilings, original entrance flooring, dressing-table mirrors and 18th century wall lamps, hand-made in Murano, and more. The epitome of luxury, the Gritti Signature Suite Collection showcases the hotel’s rich historical past. Rare antique furnishings, precious fabrics and Murano glass light fittings are embraced by walls which bring back to life memories and anecdotes from over five centuries of history. The hotel is the reference point for the world’s elite at international city events such as the Biennale, Carnival and the Venice Film Festival.
A truly indigenous experience awaits at The Gritti Palace in Venice. Rare antique furnishings, precious fabrics and Murano glass light fittings are embraced by walls which bring back to life memories and anecdotes from over five centuries of history. Complemented by luxurious comfort and personalised service, the refined settings of our 82 guestrooms and suites incorporate the latest in modern technology, with in-room movies and High Speed Internet Access. Each guestroom and suite is unique, from our Grand Canal Suites boasting dramatic Grand Canal views to our Venetian ‘700 Style Double Rooms adorned with hand-painted wood to the romantic Venetian-style atmosphere of our Deluxe Suites overlooking Santa Maria del Giglio.
Deluxe Guest room, 1 King
Gracious and elegant, Deluxe Rooms surround guests with the history and intrigue of five centuries of Venetian life. Glass chandeliers hang from high ceilings, large windows illuminate a selection of antique furnishings with natural daylight, and Venetian fabrics by Lorenzo Rubelli decorate walls rich with untold stories of the palazzo’s illustrious past.
Venetian Guest room, 1 Queen
Symbolic of the splendor of the Most Serene Venetian Republic in its 18th century heyday, Venetian Rooms exude a historic richness and individual personalities that transport occupants back in time. Boasting jewel box designs in opulent and eclectic Venetian style, these romantic rooms are decorated with hand-painted ceilings, wooden wall boiserie and pastel-coloured furniture featuring hand-painted floral motifs. Expertly restored glass mirrors and appliques of Murano tradition, precious silk damask archival design fabrics by Lorenzo Rubelli in blues, pinks and cream, oil portraits, and heritage headboards add to the dreamy atmosphere.
Giglio Prestige Larger Guest room, 1 King, S.Maria D.Giglio view, Courtyard view
Captivating views of neighbouring Santa Maria del Giglio Square and its neo-classical church of the same name, are a private haven in which to relax for a memorable stay in the city of canals.
Landmark Larger Guest room, 1 King, Grand Canal view
With privileged settings overlooking Venice’s Grand Canal and the city’s rich patrimony of extraordinary architectural wonders, our nine Landmark Grand Canal rooms place you in the centre of a unique canvas. You’ll enjoy magnificent views over the Grand Canal, Punta della Dogana, Santa Maria della Salute Basilica, the Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and many other historic palazzi.
Sestiere 1 Bedroom Suite, 1 King
Sestiere Suites take their names from the six Sestieri, or areas, that compose the historical centre of Venice, featuring eclectic 19th-century style.
Serenissima 1 Bedroom Suite, 1 King, S.Maria D.Giglio view, Courtyard view
The Serenissima Suites at The Gritti Palace celebrate the historic naval power of the Most Serene Venetian Republic, and take their names from famous naval battles during the Republic’s various Crusades.
Heritage 1 Bedroom Suite, 1 King, Bathrooms: 1.5, S.Maria D.Giglio view, Courtyard view
Referencing historical elements of Venice and The Gritti Palace, the hotel’s two Heritage Suites are a tribute to Venice’s patrimony of Opera and Cinema on he first and second noble floors pf the palazzo. The Coppa Volpi Suite is named after the trophy awarded each year by the Biennale of Venice. It boasts an impressive collection of films that have won this prestigious award. Black and white photography referencing films and the recipients of the Coppa Volpi throughout the Venice International Film Festival’s history add to the atmosphere. This suite features a 55″ BeoVision 7 Entertainment System with BluRay and BeoLab Speakers.
The La Fenice Suite honours the city’s famous opera house, Gran Teatro La Fenice. Jacquard and sumptuous Lorenzo Rubelli custom fabrics that were created originally for La Fenice Theatre feature alongside a rare antique hand-painted harpsichord, Neoclassical and Empire style furniture, and antique carpets. The centrepiece of the La Fenice Suite is a restored 1705 harpsichord adorned with finely painted mythological scenes. This suite also features a 46″ Bang & Olufsen BeoVision 10 Tv and BeoSound 4 Radio/ CD and BeoLab Speakers. These suites may connect with Giglio Prestige guestrooms to form two bedroom apartments.
Patron 1 Bedroom Larger Suite, 1 King, Bathrooms: 1.5, Grand Canal view, Corner room, Balcony
Named after patrons of art, design and literature, Patron Canal Suites at The Gritti Palace immerse guests deep into the cultural and artistic roots of the city and this noble palace. The John Ruskin suite bears an authentic oil painting of the renowned art historian. The expansive Punta della Dogana suite offers a finely restored selection of antiques from The Gritti Collection. Finally, the Donghia suite embraces a sophisticated interpretation of the minimalist style of American interior designer Angelo Donghia.
Palazzo Canal 1 Bedroom Larger Suite, 1 King, Bathrooms: 1.5, Grand Canal view, Corner room
Occupying a corner position on the hotel’s piano nobile, the Pisani Suite delights with spectacular views, named after the noble family who originally owned the palazzo.
Redentore 1 Bedroom Suite, 1 King, Grand Canal view, High floor, Plunge pool
The Terrazza Redentore Suite is a spectacular two storey suite with an unparalleled 250sqm rooftop terrace. This one-of-a-kind rooftop terrace is the perfect spot for entertaining al fresco, for celebrations, and one of the most exclusive private venues in the city for viewing the Redentore Celebration fireworks which take place every July.
Royal 1 Bedroom Larger Suite, 1 King, Bathrooms: 1.5, Grand Canal view, Balcony
Among the illustrious and frequent guests of our hotel, there was the great English novelist W. Somerset Maugham, who inspired the Royal Suite, a magnificent combination of Venetian artistry and Rococò style.
Presidential 1 Bedroom Presidential Suite, 1 King, Bathrooms: 1.5, Grand Canal view, Balcony
Occupied by Ernest Hemingway during his extended stays in Venice, our Presidential Suite is the epitome of elegance. It was here that the novelist wrote “Across the River and Into the Trees” and inspired numerous guests to stay in the same suite which bears his name.
Venice is famous not only for its fine art, scenic vistas, and charming way of life, but also for its cuisine. The Club del Doge restaurant and Bar Longhi offer culinary delights and enchanting views of the canal and city. Local and fresh ingredients and Venetian tradition are elaborated upon in Executive Chef Daniele Turco’s famous recipes, either inside an elegant setting or outside, if weather permitting (from April to October), on our stunning terrace.
Club Del Doge Restaurant
Celebrating Venetian culinary traditions from a corner position on the Grand Canal, Club del Doge Restaurant affords glorious water views from both sides, a unique visual complement to memorable dining experiences.
Club del Doge Restaurant is a fresh tribute to the timeless wonders of Venetian cuisine. Local epicurean delights will tantalize your senses and leave you with lasting memories. Executive Chef Daniele Turco accompanies diners on a journey through Venice’s culinary heritage by skillfully combining fresh, local ingredients and different tastes, ensuring an innovative interpretation of popular traditional dishes. As the hotel’s culinary nucleus, Club del Doge Restaurant invites guests to enjoy their meals on the terrace overlooking the Grand Canal from April to October, weather permitting. During the winter, its palatial interiors provide the perfect backdrop for breakfast and dinner.
Start your day with our breakfast buffet combined with hot dishes á la carte. In true Gritti style in the evening, the restaurant is transformed by soft music and lighting into a sophisticated and atmospheric setting for romantic dinners and unforgettable feasts.
The Gritti Terrace
Experience informal dining at its best on Venice’s Grand Canal. The Gritti Terrace is the place to go for an indulgent lunch, for afternoon tea, or for Bellini and Negroni cocktails and a fresh glass of champagne. Take pleasure in a unique Grand Canal experience with delicious al-fresco dining on The Gritti Terrace. Stretching along the waterfront, this popular place offers one of the most spectacular views in town over Punta della Dogana and the Santa Maria della Salute Basilica. The Gritti Terrace continues to be the social hub of Venice, stretching along the waterfront on one of the most beautiful sections of the Grand Canal.
Open from April through October, weather permitting, the terrace is a popular place to spend an afternoon immersed in the view of the city’s legendary monuments. The menu comprises appetizers, light salads, pasta, risotto, and platters of seasonal seafood or meat that vary based on Executive Chef Daniele Turco’s creativity. Sip delicious afternoon tea, a crisp glass of champagne, or a refreshing Bellini, Negroni, or Basil-i-ca cocktail, which was inspired by the enchanting Santa Maria della Salute church just across the water.
Renowned for its elegant decor and atmosphere, Bar Longhi truly delights with its splendid Grand Canal terrace. With its cosmopolitan atmosphere and gracious Venetian décor, Bar Longhi transports visitors to an age of elegance and sophistication. Indulge in afternoon tea complete with finger sandwiches and dainty, cream-filled pastries, or share the buzz as locals and international guests mingle to enjoy a cocktail or glass of champage. Cherished for its friendly atmosphere and elegance, the Bar Longhi features paintings belonging to the school of the celebrated 18th-century Venetian artist Pietro Longhi, after whom the bar takes its name. Hand-sculptured mirrors, Murano glass appliqués and a bar counter of carved polychromatic marble complement the refined atmosphere.
As soon as weather permits, tables are set outdoors on its Grand Canal terrace, the place to retire for a nightcap and an inspirational contemplation of one of the world’s most spectacular views. On weekend evenings, live music adds charm to your relaxing and romantic stay on the Grand Canal.
Based on the materials used in the design of the Riva Yacht, the look and feel of the 36-seat, 55-square-meter Riva Lounge on the Gritti Palace’s iconic terrace reflects the Riva Aquarama Lounge at the Monaco Yacht Club. Inspired by timeless style, the Riva Lounge recalls the elegant decks of the Italian yachts from the 1960s, with such details as polished wood and shiny stainless steel. Its unique materials and design are accompanied by its charming location on the Grand Canal, with sweeping views from Santa Maria della Salute church to Punta della Dogana. The Riva Lounge is one of the most glamourous meeting places in Venice for an aperitif as the sun goes down or a late-evening cocktail.
Redentore Terrazza Suite Terrace
Equipped with sun loungers and furniture for stylish outdoor living this space boasts white Istrian stone and a mini pool overlooking the Grand Canal. This one of kind rooftop terrace is ideal for entertaining alfresco, celebrations and viewing the Redentore fireworks each July.
The convivial and intimate atmosphere during our “Chef’s table” experience will made your day. Choose between four different menus and chill with friends, loved ones or colleagues. Start your evening with a refined apertif followed by live cooking by the chef. Bring exclusive recipes back home with The Gritti Epicurean School’s special recipe book.
Enjoy an exclusive epicurean experience in good company: friends and loved ones, an unexpected gathering for selected clients, or a team building with colleagues. The night begins with a welcome aperitif with the Chef and indigenous treats of Prosecco and cicchetti and it ends with a small token to all participants: our signature apron and the recipes of the culinary creations.
Treat your body and mind to the ultimate sensory retreat of fitness and relaxation. Surrounded by priceless Venetian artwork and ambiance, you’re bound to emerge as a new person after spending time in our spa and fitness centers. Let yourself be transported to the serenity of The Gritti Spa, whose elegant, intimate ambience comprises three treatment suites.
The Gritti Spa - Sisley Paris
Welcome to The Gritti SPA, an elegant and relaxing space at the iconic Gritti Palace hotel in Venice. Carefully designed in every detail, the spa creates an intimate and unique ambiance in which to relax after an intense day spent discovering the wonders of Venice. Two double spa suites include private steam baths decorated in precious Venetian mosaics, and a suite is dedicated to beauty and grooming. Discover the phyto-aromatic treatments and unique savoir faire of the prestigious Sisley Paris brand, best known for its use of essential oils and plant extracts. Combining massage rituals from across the world, these treatments reunify body and mind with respect for local traditions and the power of aromatherapy. Specific massage techniques are customized to meet the needs of each skin type. Sisley’s highly effective products can be purchased in the spa’s boutique.
Guests of The Gritti Palace may enjoy our beautiful fitness facility. Peaceful and spacious, it features an excellent selection of high-tech cardio fitness equipment by Technogym. Stay fit or get back in shape using our fitness area, open 24h located in The Gritti SPA – Sisley Paris. Access the gym through the spa entrance located on the ground floor of the hotel.
Riva Yacht Experience
Make your golden hour unforgettable. Unfold an exclusive experience aboard our Riva speedboat, the ultimate way to appreciate the wonders of the Venetian Lagoon. Explore the beauty of the Venice Lagoon in true Gritti-style board our private Aquariva speedboat “Il Doge”. This legendary yacht was handcrafted by Riva, a brand known worldwide since 1842 for its elegance, status, and perfection. A true expression of Italian artisan skill and a symbol of the Italian dolce vita, our Riva Yacht Experiences aboard “Il Doge” are the ultimate way to experience the city. Advance reservations are recommended. Same day reservations for Il Doge are accepted upon availability and require a 15 minute window to allow for preparation. Cancellations must be received within 24 hours of the scheduled departure tome to avoid full penalty. Discover the Venetian archipelago’s heritage and the beautiful panoramas of the northern and southern lagoons with one of four tailored excursions, or allow us to curate one for you:
RIVA YACHT TOURS:
The Gritti Epicurean School
Learn exceptional Venetian recipes, discover seasonal products from the Venetian lagoon and savour the culinary creations of Executive Chef Daniele Turco. An indigenous culinary experience awaits, featuring demonstration classes and visits to the markets.
Since 1949 gastronomy has played an important role in the history of The Gritti Palace. Its culinary school, a legacy since 1975, is no exception. Now a refined version of its iconic self, The Gritti Epicurean School is a warm, country-style kitchen where guests may immerse themselves in Venetian culinary traditions, learn exceptional Venetian recipes, discover seasonal products from the Venetian lagoon and savour the culinary creations of Executive Chef Daniele Turco. The kitchen’s intimate atmosphere also lends itself perfectly for Chef’s Table-style dinners, wine or food tastings, and informal private dinners. If you’ve always dreamed of learn unique Italian recipes and savour the seasonal products from the Venetian Lagoon, our Gritti Epicurean School’s indigenous cooking classes are where the magic happens.