Hotel Danieli, Venice
About the hotel
"An iconic hotel housed in a palatial 14th-century building, Hotel Danieli strikes the perfect balance of historical elegance and contemporary luxury for a quintessential Venetian experience."
Walking into the Hotel Danieli is like stepping back in time – you can’t help being mesmerised by the pink marble, stained glass, gold leaf ceilings, Murano glass chandeliers and antique furnishings that contribute to the opulent décor. Many notable artists, writers, musicians and other luminaries have stayed here over the years; among them: Goethe, Wagner, Charles Dickens, Byron, Peggy Guggenheim, Leonard Bernstein, Benjamin Britten, Harrison Ford and Steven Spielberg.
Today, the hotel’s rooms and suites are located over three wings, all with their own distinctive style, but the Palazzo Dandolo boasts true veritable Venetian style. The accommodation is extremely varied from a lead-in Superior Single room to... Show more
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The entirely non-smoking Luxury Double rooms in the Palazzo Danieli Excelsior enjoy a brilliantly edited design motif—distinct Gothic and Venetian elements.
Crisp white cotton linens dress the down duvet and pillows. Etched mirrors frame either side of the bed, their delicate scrollwork and pattern of flowers lending a lightness to the room.
Integrating a host of modernities, each room features a 32-inch flat screen LCD television with multiple satellite channels and an extensive pay-per-movie menu, High Speed Internet Access (fee), and direct dial telephones.
The adjoining marble-clad bathroom caters to every whim, with a sleek shower and bathtub combination. Plush bathrobes and slippers await, Laura Tonatto toiletries (replenished daily) and additional conveniences such as a hair dryer, make-up mirror, and telephone underscore a sophisticated level of comfort.
Located in the historic Palazzo Dandolo with views of Calle delle Rasse or the suggestive Rio del Vin, these opulent retreats have been recently restored under the direction of French designer Pierre Yves Rochon.
The comforts of the signature Luxury Collection king or twin size beds, dressed in crisp cotton and topped with down duvets and pillows, are accompanied by bedside lamps and lighting controls. Each room’s adjoining marble-clad bathroom features a convenient shower and bathtub combination and thoughtful comforts such as bathrobes and slippers, a hairdryer, a make-up mirror, customised Laura Tonatto bath amenities and a telephone.
Deluxe Lagoon View Room
Languish by the window of one of the Deluxe Lagoon View Doubles, and soak in one of Europe's most bewitching views.
Located on the first through fourth floors of the Palazzo Dandolo and the Palazzo Casa Nuova, each room issues an elegant welcome with its historic details and state-of-the-art modernities. A 32-inch flat screen LCD television stands amidst classic antiques. High Speed Internet Access (fee) and multiple satellite channels offer guests entertainment options.
Each room enjoys the comforts of the signature Luxury Collection twin beds, dressed in pure cotton and topped with down duvets and pillows. The adjoining bathrooms cater to every whim, with sleek shower and bathtub combinations, plentiful toiletries, thick bathrobes and slippers, makeup mirrors, hairdryers, and direct dial telephones.
Luxury Lagoon View Room
Each newly restyled Luxury Lagoon View Double room captures the essence of a Gothic aesthetic, blended with a contemporary sensibility.
Floor-to-ceiling curved wardrobe doors are covered in pale artichoke and forest green damask. Dressed in crisp white cotton, duvet and down pillows, the beds create a calming oasis amidst the bold décor.
A 32-inch flat screen LCD television with satellite channels and pay-per-movie menu introduces a modern note, alongside High-Speed Internet Access (fee) and direct-dial telephones.
The adjoining marble bathroom caters to every whim, with a sleek shower and bathtub combination. Guests will find abundant Laura Tonatto toiletries, plush bathrobes and slippers, a make-up mirror, and salon-style hairdryer at their disposal.
The Executive Suites take their inspiration from the strong lines and colours of Palazzo Dandolo’s historic hall. A 42-inch flat screen LCD television with satellite channels and pay-per-movie menu offer modern entertainment options. High-Speed Internet Access (fee) is also available in both rooms.
The curved wardrobe doors in the bedroom have been covered in the palest shades of artichoke and forest green damask. A featherweight duvet and down pillows are dressed in crisp white cotton.
The bathroom continues the opulence with marble tiling, a sleek bathtub and shower combination, customised lotions, shampoos and conditioners by Laura Tonatto, plush bathrobes and slippers, a salon-style hairdryer and a make-up mirror.
Luxury Lagoon View with Balcony
Located in the Palazzo Danieli Excelsior, these rooms offer stunning views from a wrought iron balcony with wood-trimmed french doors. Celebrated designer Jacques Garcia has renewed our Luxury Lagoon View Double rooms to illustrate the drama and richness of the Gothic era. A blend of contemporary sensibility and Gothic style, these rooms offer a dramatic counterpoint to the watery still life of the lagoon beyond. Sit back and relax in the deep red upholstered armchairs, perfectly angled to take full advantage of the room's mesmerising views.
Within the Palazzo Dandolo, originally constructed in the 14th century, are an array of Dandolo Suites. These exquisite accommodations overlook Calle delle Rasse, the Church of San Zaccaria, Rio del Vin, or Venice’s iconic rooftops.
Furnishings include a wooden writing desk with a chair and lamp. A small glass coffee table is surrounded by a two- seat sofa, or two armchairs with velvet upholstering. Modern technology includes a 40-inch flat screen TV and complimentary High-Speed Internet Access.
One king-size or two twin Luxury Collection beds are accompanied by bedside lamps and lighting controls. The bedroom also has its own 32-inch TV. In stark shades of white and either grey or black, the bathroom contains plush bathrobes and slippers and Acqua di Parma bath amenities promise to indulge.
Grand Dandolo Suite
Occupying all floors of the 14th Century Palazzo Dandolo, these refined retreats offer views of Calle delle Rasse, the suggestive Rio del Vin, the Church of San Zaccaria, or Venice’s iconic rooftops.
Furnishings include a wooden writing desk with a chair and lamp. A small oval glass coffee table is surrounded by a two- or three-seat sofa, as well as one or two armchairs or ottomans with velvet upholstering. Modern technology includes a 40-inch flat screen TV and complimentary High-Speed Internet Access.
The king-size or two twin Luxury Collection beds are accompanied by bedside lamps and lighting controls. The bedroom also has its own 32-inch TV.
In stark shades of white and either grey or black, the bathroom contains a marble- or wood-enclosed bathtub, a separate glass-enclosed rainforest shower, and a water closet and bidet. Plush bathrobes and slippers and Acqua di Parma bath amenities promise to indulge.
Lagoon View Suite
The one bedroom suites in Palazzo Danieli Excelsior and Palazzo Casa Nuova feature a host of thoughtful amenities. From the signature Luxury Collection beds to the customised Laura Tonatto toiletries in each bathroom, no detail is spared. Every suite also enjoys a view of the Venetian lagoon, the renowned Grand Canal, and the Riva degli Schiavoni.
Embracing the spirit of eras gone by, the Signature Suites at the Hotel Danieli deliver an exceptional experience—transporting guests to a time of breathtaking grandeur. Varying from 65 to 73 square metres, each one-bedroom Signature Suite may be connected to adjoining Lagoon View Double rooms, Premium Deluxe Rooms, or a second Signature Suite to form two, three, four and five-bedroom suites—perfect for families or larger parties travelling together. Each suite features private balconies with views of the Venetian lagoon, its islands, the incomparable Grand Canal, and the ornate Punta della Dogana.
The extravagantly high ceilings and original parquet or stone terrazzo alla veneziana floors convey an undeniable elegance. The pale damask fabric used to cover the walls and armchairs, and frame the full-length windows, adds shimmering texture to the room without weighing down the décor. Fresh flowers in Murano glass vases fill the rooms with their delicate scent—standing on heavily carved and gilded sideboards and side tables. The prized antique Murano mirrors that hang in the sitting room fill the rooms with light from the breathtaking chandeliers. In tribute to the Italian Baroque masters, priceless paintings depicting historical scenes of Venice, grace the walls.
Complete with our signature Luxury Collection bed, the bedrooms are appointed with exquisite Italian antiques and paintings, while the adjoining marble bathrooms promise to indulge with their customised Acqua di Parma toiletries, the plush bathrobes and slippers, and the salon style hairdryer and make-up mirror. A convenient bathtub and shower combination, two marble-clad vanities, and a separate glass-enclosed shower round out the bathroom features.
State-of-the-art touches complement the historical ambiance—a stellar sound system, CD/DVD player, and 42-inch flat screen LCD television with pay-per-view movies and satellite channels. High Speed Internet Access (fee) and direct dial telephones offer seamless connections to home or work.
Film aficionados may be interested to note that Signature Suite #68 was featured in the Italian classic “Viaggi di Nozze” by Carlo Verdone.
Doge Dandolo Royal Suite
Boasting several balconies with 180° panoramic views of the lagoon, the sweeping 150-square-metre Doge’s Royal Suite offers a taste of regal life. Terrazzo alla veneziana floors, covered by antique carpets, anchor the museum-quality furnishings and artwork. The sitting area features ornate gilded Baroque armchairs, upholstered in green and gold damask—the colours echo the spirals of gold dust dancing in the 18th and 19th century Murano glass chandeliers. The soaring ceilings in the living room boast continuous dark wooden beams. A decorative fireplace with altar-like mantle presents the Dandolo family coat of arms, accented on either side by antique paintings of members of the royal household.
An ornate doorway leads to the elegant bedroom with two signature Luxury Collection queen beds. Each bed frame and headboard is made from beautifully burled wood. The golden coverlets are styled from the same silk that lines the walls. On the elaborate stucco ceiling, an original 18th century fresco of “putti” angels by Iacopo Guarana has been restored to perfection.
The adjoining marble-clad bathroom is an equivalent study in opulence. A separate powder room is conveniently located by the entry corridor of the suite.
The Doge’s Royal Suite may connect with additional guest rooms and suites to form up to a five-bedroom suite.
Located on the second and fourth floors of the Palazzo Casa Nuova, the Lagoon View Junior Suites enchant from the moment one steps foot through the door.
Each suite’s long French windows open out onto glorious views of the Venetian lagoon and its islands, the Grand Canal and the Riva degli Schiavoni.
In the bedroom, the comforts of the signature Luxury Collection twin beds await. Dressed in pure white linens and topped with a feather weight duvet and down pillows, a dreamy night’s sleep is guaranteed. Customised toiletries by Laura Tonatto, plush bathrobes and slippers, and thoughtful amenities such as a salon style hairdryer and make-up mirror complete the indulgence.
On a contemporary note, each suite features a stellar 42-inch flat screen LCD television with multiple satellite channels and an extensive pay-per-movie selection. High Speed Internet Access (fee) is available in both rooms, and direct-dial telephones may be found in the bathroom, sitting area, and by the bed.
Premium Deluxe Room
Located on the first through fourth floors of both the Palazzo Dandolo and the Palazzo Casa Nuova, the elegant Premium Deluxe Double rooms evoke the city’s heritage. The dramatic sweep of high ceilings and tall windows is grounded by the comforts of the signature Luxury Collection king or twin size beds, dressed in crisp cotton and topped with down duvets and pillows. Each room’s adjoining marble-clad bathroom features a convenient shower and bathtub combination and thoughtful comforts such as bathrobes and slippers, a hair dryer, a make-up mirror, abundant toiletries, and a telephone.