Welcome to Hotel Palazzo Giovanelli e Gran Canal Venice, With panoramic views over the Grand Canal, Hotel Palazzo Giovanelli dates back to the 16th century. Saint Mark’s Square is just 2 stops away on the water bus. Hotel Palazzo Giovanelli e Gran Canal offers large elegant rooms with original paintings, air-conditioning, and a flat-screen satellite TV. Breakfast is a varied buffet. Many rooms have exposed wooden beams on the ceilings, and a balcony with views over historic Venice and the Grand Canal. Some rooms overlook the inner garden. This former palace has been home to the Doge of Venice, and Mozart’s family. The spacious lounges feature Murano-glass chandeliers and elegant Italian furniture. Venice Casino is a 2-minute ride across the canal. The multi-lingual staff at the 24-hour front desk can book water taxis on request. (Hotel Palazzo Giovanelli e Gran Canal Venice hotels booking).