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Get an overview of this hotelModern luxury hotel near St Mark's Square


By Grand Canal

Set in Venice's most fashionable shopping district, this hotel 150 metres west of St Mark's Square features two terraces providing views of the Grand Canal's junction with St Mark's Basin.

Hotel bar

During their stay guests can dine on Venetian and Mediterranean cuisine, and enjoy cocktails on the terraces overlooking the Grand Canal; in winter an indoor bar offers DJ or live music nightly.

Minibars in rooms

Bauer Hotel's guestrooms feature individual decor combining Art Deco and Venetian influences; all include free WiFi, safes, minibars, and marble bathrooms with complimentary toiletries.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel has a beauty salon offering hair and nail care. For a discounted daily surcharge of €15 (subject to change), guests of the Bauer Hotel can benefit from the access to a fitness center with men's and women's saunas and steam rooms in the adjacent partner hotel.

Free wireless Internet access is also available in public areas.

Other hotel's amenities include business center, one meeting room, banquet facilities, babystting/childcare service, medical assistance available, and safe box at front desk.

  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 119 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Hair salon 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Express check-in 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • One meeting room 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free breakfast 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  

Room Amenities

  • Hair dryer 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Climate control 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Bidet 
  • Slippers 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • In-room safe 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Room service (24 hours) 

Where to Eat

Guests of Bauer Hotel enjoy a buffet breakfast each morning.

De Pisis - Fine dining restaurant serving Venetian and Mediterranean fare. Marble-floored dining room with green-and-gold Rubelli silk-tapestry walls. Wood terrace open spring to autumn lapped by Grand Canal and providing view of St Mark's Basin and the 17th-century Santa Maria della Salute church. Open for lunch and dinner.

Grand Canal Bar - Lounge with Grand Canal views. Indoor area with gold marble floor and dark-green leather club chairs. Grand Canal terrace with umbrella tables and potted plants flanked by 18th-century palace and narrow side canal providing view of St Mark's Basin and the 17th-century Santa Maria della Salute church. Open mid-morning to late night for snacks and cocktails.

B Bar - Indoor cocktail lounge with marble floor, cove ceilings, and photographs of Bauer Hotel's former celebrity guests such as Marilyn Monroe, Jackie Kennedy, and Humphrey Bogart. Live or DJ music. Open in winter only from early evening to late night for snacks and cocktails.

Nearby Things to Do

The Lido, a slender, 11-kilometre-long island facing the Adriatic Sea lies a 15-minute water-bus ride east of historical Venice's centre. In summer it becomes the city's playground, when beaches and water sports draw visitors and Venetians alike. Year-round, visitors rent bicycles to explore the island, take horseback rides, and play golf, tennis, and volleyball. Deep-sea fishing is available in the Adriatic Sea.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at Midnight


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 5 per person, per night for adults; EUR 2.50 per night for guests aged 10-16 years old. This tax does not apply to children under 10 years of age.
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
A tax is imposed by the city and will be collected at the property. This tax does not apply to residents of Venice City and children under 10 years of age. Further exemptions may apply, subject to submission of proper documents to the property, to patients, their companions and people staying in the city for specific purposes/duties. 30% reduction applies from 1-31 January.

We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Bauer Hotel is listed in the 2012 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay.
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