The hotel, housed in the historical Palazzo Genovese, rises in one of the two cloisters of the San Gregorio convent. Located on the Grand Canal, it offers an incomparable position overlooking the San Marco area, adjacent to the Basilica of Santa Maria della Salute, and between Punta della Dogana (100 metres) and the famous Peggy Guggenheim Museum (500 metres). St. Mark's Square is roughly 1 km from the hotel, Accademia Gallery is 800 metres away, and the Adriatic Sea is around 4 km away. Lake Garda is a two-hour drive from the hotel and Padova is just 25 minutes away by car. Venice-Marco Polo Airport is approximately 15 km from the hotel and Treviso-S. Angelo Airport is roughly 40 km away.||Overlooking the Grand Canal, next to the Basilica of Santa Maria della Salute, this charming historical hotel offers luxury in the heart of Venice. Drinks are served in the hotel's private courtyard. Dating back to 1892, the property combines contemporary interiors with original décor. Guests have a private dock for arrivals by water taxi, with a Salute Vaporetto (water bus) stop right outside. The family-friendly design hotel is fully air-conditioned and facilities include a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out services, a hotel safe, lift access to the upper floors, a newspaper stand, bar and a restaurant. Room service and a laundry service are offered for additional fees. There are 50 guest rooms in total.||The rooms are elegantly decorated in neutral colour tones with wood-beamed ceilings and wooden floors. All are air-conditioned and the rooms also feature a minibar, safe, direct dial telephone and flat-screen TV. Each one has a modern bathroom with shower, bathtub, hairdryer, bathrobe and slippers. A double or king-size bed, Internet access and individually regulated heating also feature as standard.||Guests may use the on-site gym free of charge.||An American buffet breakfast is served each morning and lunch and dinner are offered à la carte.