Most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry
Condé Nast Traveler today announced the results of its annual Readers’ Choice Awards with San Clemente Palace Kempinski recognized as the Top Hotel in Venice. More than 715,000 Condé Nast Traveler readers submitted an incredible number of responses rating their travel experiences across the globe. The Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards are the longest-running and most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry. The full ranking list of the hotels in Venice – Italy can be found here.
The most desired address in Venice, San Clemente Palace Kempinski inhabits its own private island just ten minutes from Piazza San Marco by the hotel’s complimentary boat. A member of Leading Hotels of the World, the historical palace offers the best of both worlds – a city experience with unrivalled space. With 15 acres of lush gardens, terraces and courtyards and the privacy of an exclusive urban island retreat, San Clemente Palace features 196 rooms, including some of the most spacious suites in Venice, with sweeping views of either the sumptuous gardens or the Venice lagoon towards St Mark’s Square.
The San Clemente Church was built in 1131 and is one of the most exquisite examples of Romanesque architecture in the world, whilst the hotel’s three dining venues serve delicious Italian and Venetian cuisine. Europe’s Best Hotel Spa award-winner spa offers treatments using oils created by the luxury fragrance house and those looking to stay active can make use of the fully equipped gym, tennis court, 1.500 metres jogging path, yoga classes, heated outdoor swimming pool and pitch & putt course.