The Centauro Hotel is housed in an ancient palace built in the 1500s with exactly the purpose of a hotel: the structure of this exclusive hotel in Venice is, in fact, extremely welcoming and practical, to guarantee its guests a holiday dedicated to comfort and relaxation.
The furnishings in the Venetian style of the eighteenth century and the warm attention given to every guest, contribute to create the elegant and pleasant atmosphere that used to be enjoyed in the ancient, noble Venetian dwellings.
The Centauro Hotel will be happy to provide advice and suggestions according to the individual needs of guests on the most interesting places to visit, also off the beaten traditional tourist tracks, allowing them to get to know Venice by seeing its most hidden treasures like, for example, the ancient Venice Ghetto, or the characteristic Castle area.
The Centauro Hotelis in an extremely strategic position: Right in the historic centre, a couple of steps from the Great La Fenice Theatre and 5 minutes on foot from At, Mark's Square, where you can admire the architectural masterpieces like the Ducal Palace and St. Mark's Basilisk.
This prestigious three star hotel in Venice is the ideal base from which to visit the city: It will take you only a few minutes to reach all the main places of artistic and cultural interest... the Rialto Bridge, one of the symbols of Venice, the Galleria dell'Accademia, where the works of the famous Venetian painters of the 1700s are kept, Palazzo Grassi, where exhibitions of an international level are periodically organized.
The Centauro Hotel has 30 rooms furnished in Venetian style of the seventeen hundreds, with care given to even the smallest detail: lacquered and wood furniture, damask wall coverings, comfortable beds with padded bed heads, ceiling beams and typical Venetian colours to perfectly reproduce the atmosphere of an ancient, noble Venetian dwelling.
There are various different types of rooms in this elegant three star Venice hotel, to satisfy every possible kind of need: 24 doubles, some of which of superior type, with private bath (with the possibility of adding a third bed), 5 singles (three of which with bath), 1 suite with a double bed and a divan bed.
From the superior rooms there is a splendid view: some overlook a characteristic Venetian canal, while the rooms on the top floor have private terraces with a panoramic view over the roofs of Venice, and where, in good weather, you can have breakfast while admiring the whole city from on high.
The rooms are equipped with every comfort: private bathroom with hair dryer, telephone, satellite television, air conditioning, Internet connection, safe.
The services that this exclusive Venice hotel offers each guest include:
A free pass for the Venice Casino, housed in the splendid Ca' Vendramin Palace, overlooking the Grand Canal;
A guided tour to the island of Murano with a visit to one of the most famous glass factories, to discover all the secrets of this very ancient art.
Reduced costs for parking in some garages with which the Hotel has special agreements;
Free consultancy given by the tourist guides for the blind, available from the Information Offices of the Venice Hoteliers Association;
At the Reception desk, guests can buy tourist tickets (daily, weekly, etc.) for getting around Venice by public transport, and the Venice Card for access to the main tourist services of the city.
The Hotel also has wheel chairs available for disabled guests.
The Centauro Hotel also offers the possibility for guests to bring their pets with them, at no extra charge, even those of large dimensions, providing the owners accept full responsibility for any damage that they might accidentally cause