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Hotel American-dinesen From EUR 80,-

Via San Vio 628 (Accademia) 30123, Venice, Italy

Quick description

No hotel photo available Experience this antique palace overlooking San Vio canal, built in the 18th century by a wealthy Venetian merchant. In 1925, it was renovated by the celebrated architect Duilio Torres, in order to become the fine hotel then named Pensione Dinesen.

In 1970, the hotel was renamed Hotel American, assuming its current incarnation. It is equipped with a private dock for gondolas and motorboats, and features the latest technology in hospitality as a complement to its historic atmosphere and unique artistic tone. Its impressive hall is painted in fresco and furnished in classic Venetian style.

Set in the picturesque Dorsoduro area, in the centre of Venice, Hotel American is conveniently located between Accademia Museum and the Peggy Guggenheim Foundation. The exclusive location the hotel is within walking distance of landmarks such as Piazza San Marco and the Rialto Bridge.

Nr. rooms: 30.


Extra Information

Hotel transfers
For cheap transfers to and from this hotel, check Taxi2Hotel
Hotel information
Meticulous service and courteousness distinguish the staff of Hotel American, always available to address every request of guests and help them to make their stay in Venice unforgettable.
Room information
Hotel American boasts 30 rooms tastefully decorated with typical Venetian furniture, some of them facing Canal San Vio. All rooms have a private bath and are fitted with the latest modern apparatus, including free wireless Internet access and flat screen LCD TV sets.
Food & beverage
The gracious breakfast room welcomes guests to a hearty buffet. The relaxing ambience of the cocktail lounge and the terrace on the first floor provide the perfect setting for enjoying drinks from the bar?s comprehensive selection.
Travel information
From Marco Polo Airport: you can take a private water-taxi directly to the hotel or the Alilaguna water-bus service to Zattere boat station. Follow the canal on your right and turn left after crossing the first bridge. Follow the s.vio canal for about 100 metres (just 2 minutes walking in total). From the airport you can take also a public bus to Piazzale Roma.

From Piazzale Roma or S. Lucia railway station:
Take a private water-taxi directly to the hotel or a public water-bus, number 1 or 82, to Accademia boat-station. Go left, following directions to Peggy Guggenheim collection, and turn right after the first bridge (just 2 minutes walking in total).

The hotel suggests that you park your car at the San Marco garage in Piazzale Roma. At your check-out, the hotel will give you a discount coupon to grant you a 20% discount in winter and 10% discount the rest of the year. Piazzale Roma is the bus terminal at the end of the bridge.

From Marittima:
The best way to reach Marittima station or the hotel from here is to get a private water-taxi, which takes about 10 minutes. You can also take the Alilaguna from S. Marco Square to the cruise dock. Usually the cruise companies arrange shuttles from Piazzale Roma to Marittima and back (please check directly with your cruise company).

Hotel Policies

Cancellation Policy
Cancellation Policy: If cancelled up to 3 days before date of arrival, no fee will be charged.
If cancelled later, the first night will be charged.
In case of no-show, the total price of the reservation will be charged.

Children and Extra Bed Policy: All children are welcome.
All children under 4 years stay free of charge when using existing bedding.
All children under 2 years are charged EUR 10.00 per night and person for cots.
All older children or adults are charged EUR 50.00 per night and person for extra beds.
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1.
Maximum capacity of babycots in a room is 1.

Deposit Policy: No deposit will be charged.

VAT and city/tourist taxes: VAT is included.
Service charge is included.
City/tourist tax is not applicable.

Internet: Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel and is free of charge.

Meal Plan: Buffet breakfast is included in the room rate.

Parking: Private parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and costs EUR 20.00 per day.

Pets: Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.

The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards prior to arrival.
Accepted credit cards
American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard
14:00 hours.
11:00 hours.