Palazzo Contarini della Porta di Ferro

In the middle of an web of channels, located in a “Sestriere” well protected from the rushed and noisy everyday tourism, by entering an anonymous looking front door, you will finds yourself plunged into year 1400, in the middle of the most splendid period of the Most Serene Republic of Venice. Exclusive Suites and Apartments, situated in an ancient 1300 Palace, full of stories and legends. Palazzo Contarini offers a refined and unique ospitality concept, granting an authenthic experience far from the superficial turistical customs, keeping in touch with the true and ancient essence of the Lagoon. Located a few minutes away from Piazza San Marco, with an ancient porch opening on a marble decorated court rich in bizantine’s friezes. The “Water Entrance” allows travelers coming from the lagoon to access the Palace directly from the water.

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From the entrance hall, following an elegant staircase will lead you to the sumptuous “Dancing Hall”. Palazzo Contarini’s Noble floor is composed by dancing hall, card room, living room sporting huge windows, dining room with windows overlooking the canal, fully furnished kitchen and a beautiful terrace overlooking the garden.

Unique pieces of Art and antique furnishings create the unique atmosphere of Palazzo Contarini.

Palazzo Contarini della Porta di Ferro offers you the possibility of organising in these unique locations private and businness events, wedding feasts, symbolic ceremonies and themed concerts.

Palazzo Contarini offers also the possibility of 16 different kinds of accommodation, in elegant suites ans sumptuous apartments.