Hotel Ruzzini Palace is housed within an ancient historical residence that once belonged to one of the most prominent Venetian families. During the era of the Serenissima Republic, they inhabited the historic residence for a long period in seamless continuity. The hotel overlooks campo Santa Maria Formosa on one side, and rio del Paradiso on the other, and still maintains a water entrance, which once was the main entry. The hotel's present day design was entrusted to the architect Bartolomeo Manopola, whose Venetian works includes the marble facade of the clock overlooking the Ducal Palace courtyard. Guests of Ruzzini Palace Hotel have the privilege of experiencing a setting that celebrates the aristocratic period of Venice, enhanced by modern luxury and charm. The common areas, reception, lobby, bar,and breakfast lounge, blend eloquently with the welcoming environment of the residence lounge where guests may escape during their free time into an oasis of tranquility. For those visiting a Venice hotel for business purposes, you have at your disposal an elegant meeting room which can comfortably accommodate from 16 to 20 clients around the boardroom table, ideal for business meetings. The boardroom is equipped with Wi-Fi connection, large flat screen television with DVD reader, video conferencing services and an overhead projector. The Concierge and a myriad amenities expected from the prestigious 4 star hotels of Venice will ensure that the guests of Ruzzini Palace will enjoy an unforgettable stay in Venice. The spacious reception hall on the main floor of the Ruzzini Palace Hotel, along with its XVIII century decor and double facade overlooking rio del Paradiso and campo Santa Maria Formosa, is the ideal setting for gala events. Whereas during the Venetian festivities of the Regata, Redentore and Carinval, the Ruzzini Palace becomes the venue of Venetian artists performing classical music concerts, canovacci and theatrical comedies.
Hotel Address:Location Summary
- Ruzzini Palace
- Castello 5866
- Venice, 30123
Ruzzini Palace Hotel is superbly located in campo Santa Maria Formosa, at the very heart of the historic center of Venice. As one of the 4 star hotels of Venice, it boasts an enviable position, with the best of Venice conveniently located within easy walking distance. Upon setting foot outside the hotel's door, you'll be surrounded by a myriad of the famed historical and artistic jewels of Venice, including campo Santa Maria Formosa with its picturesque campi; one of the most breathtaking of Venice, along with the Santa Maria Formosa Cathedral, a 16th century architectural masterpiece by Codussi, whose interiors are lined with numerous Venetian works of art. Within a short walk, Saint Mark's Square and Rialto Bridge will beckon you, whilst the lively lanes of the sestiere di Castello allow you to savor an authentic Venice like a local.
Directions to Hotel
From the Marco Polo airport of Venice Hotel Ruzzini Palace Transfer Service, you may request the hotel's transfer service (fee applies). Upon arrival to the airport, a member of Hotel Ruzzini's staff will be awaiting to accompany you with a private car to the piazzale Roma of Venice. From this point, a water taxi will lead you through the last stretch to the hotel. By Water, arrive to the airport dock by taking the internal airport bus. From here, you may reach the airport by taking a water taxi to the hotel; taking the Alilaguna (orange line) ferry. After approximately an hour ride, get off at the Rialto stop. Hotel Ruzzini Palace is only 300 meters away. By Land, take the shuttle bus to Venice, and get off at the piazzale Roma stop; the bus and car terminal. From here, you may reach the airport by taking a water taxi to the hotel; taking either the ACTV vaporetto waterbus line 2 (14 minute ride) or line 1 (19 minute ride) and get off at the Rialto stop. Hotel Ruzzini Palace is only 300 meters away. From the Airport Treviso Canova, take the shuttle bus to Venice, and get off at the piazzale Roma stop; the bus and car terminal. From this point, continue by taking a water taxi to the hotel; taking either the ACTV vaporetto waterbus line 2 (14 minute ride) or line 1 (19 minute ride) and get off at the Rialto stop. Hotel Ruzzini Palace is only 300 meters away. By Train, from the Santa Lucia Venice Train Station you'll be able to reach the hotel by taking a water taxi to the hotel; taking either the ACTV vaporetto waterbus line 2 (14 minute ride) or line 1 (19 minute ride) and get off at the fermata Rialto. Hotel Ruzzini Palace is only 300 meters away. From the banks, take the lane along Mazzini, turn left in meceria 2 aprile, upon arrival to campo San Bartolomeo, take the Sotoportego and calle della Bissa. Afterwards, cross the bridge and continue along salizada San Lio. Take the fifth lane to the left onto calle del Paradiso and cross the bridge. Turn immediately right to fondamenta dei Preti. At the end of the fondamenta, you will be in campo Santa Maria Formosa. You have now arrived. Hotel Ruzzino Palace will be at your left, on building number 5866.
Theatre & Museums
Entrance reservation to museums, exhibitions, and performances are available via the concierge.
- - Banquets & Meetings
- - Meeting Space
- - Disabled Access
- - Fine Dining Nearby
- - Dining
- - Jogging & Running
- - Shopping
- - Theatre & Museums
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