Hotel Features. The Hotel Saturnia & International is set in a 14th-century palazzo, with a terracotta exterior, green shutters and balconies. Venetian touches such as carved wood, marble and Murano glass are displayed throughout the hotel. There is a sunbathing terrace on the fourth floor, with panoramic Venice views. The hotel offers direct access to the canal.
Modelled on the dining room of a Renaissance-era ship, the candelit La Caravella restaurant serves traditional Venetian specialities and seafood. The interior features marble floors, leather chairs and a large safe from the original La Caravella ship. In summer, the courtyard offers alfresco dining. The adjoining La Caravalla Bar features a vintage wine bottle showcase and wood-panelled walls. Complimentary breakfasts and room service are available.
The hotel offers conference rooms and use of two computers with high-speed Internet access (surcharge).
Guests receive complimentary passes to a fitness centre 400 metres from the hotel.
Guestrooms. The Hotel Saturnia & International's 93 climate-controlled guestrooms feature satellite television, laptop safes, minibars, desks and dial-up Internet ports. Interiors range from Art Deco to classic Venetian styles and rooms have opening windows. Most bathrooms feature tub/shower combinations and all offer bathrobes, slippers and complimentary toiletries.
Expert Tip. This 14th-century Venice palazzo was originally built for Vettor Pisani, a Venetian Republic navy commander during the merchant trading wars with Genoa.
Standard double room: One queen bed or two twin beds. Small desk, safe, minibar. Dial-up Internet access. Shower/tub combination or stall shower without tub. Terry-cloth bathrobes.
Superior Double: One double bed or two twin beds. Desk. Dial-up Internet connection. Cable/satellite TV. Minibar. Hair dryer. In-room safe.
Standard Special - Non Refundable: One queen bed or two twin beds. Desk. Dial-up Internet access. Cable/satellite TV. Minibar. Hair dryer. In-room safe.
From Venice Marco Polo Airport (VCE)b>
Distance to Hotel Saturnia & International is 13 kilometres, approximately 20 minutes' drive.
Getting there. ATVO buses run every 30 minutes to Piazzale Roma in the city centre. The journey time is 20 minutes and single tickets cost 3 EUR. The ACTV number 5 bus also goes to Piazzale Roma. The number 15 bus runs between the airport and Venice-Mestre train station. At Pizzale Roma, water buses (vaporetto) are available. A free bus service links the airport terminal to the airport jetty; from here, regular Alilaguna boats leave for the city. Single tickets cost 10 EUR. Private water taxis are available, but are typically very expensive. Prices are all subject to change. The hotel's nearest waterbus stop is Vallaresso, 200 metres away. After getting off the waterbus, walk away from the canal along on Calle Vallaresso. Turn left at the first street and carry on, going over a little bridge. The street widens and becomes Calle Larga Via XII Marzo. The hotel is on the right toward the end of this road.
Getting around. The Hotel Saturnia & International is located on Via XXII Marzo. Venice is best explored on foot or by public water buses (vaporetto). Three-day passes for the public water bus cost 25 EUR and offer unlimited travel. Water taxis and gondolas are also available. Gondola ferries (traghetti) cross the Grand Canal and the fare is 50 cents. Drivers can leave their cars at Piazzale Roma or Tronchetto.
- Rollaways and cribs (infant beds) Business services
- Bar/lounge Comp newspapers in lobby
- Dry cleaning service Currency exchange
- Internet public area - high-speed Conference room(s)
- Air-conditioned public areas Audiovisual equipment
- Room service (limited hours) Safe-deposit box
- Use of nearby fitness center (complimentary) Complimentary breakfast
- Fireplace in lobby Internet public area - surcharge
- Banquet facilities Restaurant(s)
- Elevator/lift Concierge desk
- Meeting room (small groups)
Room Amenities: , , • Window opens • Bidet • Cable/satellite TV • Housekeeping (daily) • In-room safe (accommodates laptop) • Hypo-allergenic bedding availa • Blackout drapes/curtains • Rollaway beds • Child care (in room, surcharge • Smoking rooms • Cribs (infant beds) available • Climate control • Complimentary toiletries • Bathroom telephone
Grand Canal - 100 metres| Grand Teatro La Fenice opera house - 100 metres | Santa Maria del Giglio church - 100 metres | San Moise church - 100 meteres | Santo Stefano church - 250 metres | Piazza San Marco (Saint Mark's Square) - 250 metres | Basilica di San Marco - 400 metres | Campanile (bell tower) - 400 metres | Doge's Palace (Palazzo Ducale) - 400 metres | Gallerie dell'Accademia - 500 metres| Teatro Goldoni (Veneto Theatre Company) - 500 metres| Rialto Bridge - 600 metres| Peggy Guggenheim Collection - 800 metres | Giardini della Biennale (public gardens, Exposition of Contemporary Art pavilions) - 10 minutes by waterbus| Jewish Ghetto and Museum - 15 minutes by waterbus and 250 metres walk |
Venice Hotels - Hotel Saturnia & International