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Hotel Excelsior

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Of course Venice is above the standard beauty every step one may take. Romance, fine cuisine, narrow walk ways and a abundance of art and history yet it's neighboring little island Lido offered the perfect space away from all the commotion. I must say that I was skeptical at first yet upon our arrival at the Excelsior, we knew right...

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ExcelsiorVenezia, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear Keno M, congratulations!!! We are so happy that your wedding proposal had a happy end and are proud that you have chosen our historic hotel for this special occasion. Thank you for your beautiful words, we really appreciate you sharing your experience with us. Looking forward to celebrating many anniversaries with you and your wife. Best wishes from the...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

as we approached the hotel in our water taxi it looked stunning. we were met by a porter who took our luggage and went to check in. the staff are so friendly and nothing is too much trouble. we went to our room and our luggage was already there. the room was spacious and, like the rest of the hotel,...

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ExcelsiorVenezia, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear 6LadyMel, thank you so much for your positive review. We are more than happy that you fully enjoyed your stay at our historic property on the exclusive Lido Island and want to thank you for the beautiful words you spent for our staff who always do their utmost to meet and exceed our international guests' expectations making sure that...

superdad69
Reviewed 18 October 2016

So - if you have done Venice and want to be able to escape it each evening or for a day, stay here. Its on the Lido, so it has a beautiful beach scene, a lovely seaside resort (small but classy) and best of all, a water shuttle to Venice St Marks square every 30 minutes. Large rooms, lovely moorish...

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ExcelsiorVenezia, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear superdad69, thank you for your positive review. We really appreciate your positive words and hope to welcome you back soon in the future. With best wishes from the Hotel Excelsior Venezia, The Management

Munich, Germany
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel interior decoration is straight out of the 1950's minus any charm that the 50's might have had. The dinner buffet is so-so but boring. Our bed was rock-hard. The one positive is the staff, all extremely nice and helpful.

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ExcelsiorVenezia, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear Michael L, we would like to thank you for taking the time for reviewing your stay at our Hotel Excelsior Venezia. We are sorry to read that your experience at our property did not meet your expectations and that the unique, moorish architecture of our resort which has been enchanting our international clientele for more than 100 years has...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 15 October 2016

This grandma of grandiose hotels has inspiring memories of Venice through the ages. With the sea through our magical open window and mini veranda we watch others experience what we earlier felt arriving by boat. Fab experience throughout our mini stopover.

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ExcelsiorVenezia, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear shasha b, thank you for taking the time to write your review on our Hotel Excelsior Venezia. We really appreciate your positive words on our beautiful old lady and we hope to get the opportunity to welcome you on the Lido Island again soon. With best regards, The Management

Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with my famlily for one night. We had a room with a seaview and it was really nice. The room as well as the bathroom was really spacious. The staff was friendly and helpful and the complimentary boatshuttle to San Marco was great! Since Im a hopeless romantic and a sucker for old historical landmarks this hotel is...

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ExcelsiorVenezia, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear AnnaK3, thank you for writing your feedback after your stay at our unique property on the Lido Island. We are glad that you enjoyed your holiday at the Hotel Excelsior and that you were able to experience the romantic atmosphere of our moorish hotel which has hosted numerous celebrities of international renown over the years. We also appreciated your...

Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 October 2016

The Excelsior at the Lido! A mention in "Death in Venice", all the film stars and celebrities - and even a spot on Richard E Grant's TV show! Did it live up to our high expectations? Almost - or almost all of it did. All in all, we had a great time. The setting is wonderful, and the building is...

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Management2013, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear Phil M, Thank you so much for your thoughtful comment about your stay at the Hotel Excelsior Venezia. We were delighted to read that you were extremely satisfied with your stay. We are always striving for excellence and personal service, and it is very rewarding when our clients take the time to let us know they are pleased. At...

Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We visited Venice for a long weekend break and so glad our daughter in law booked this hotel located on the Venice Lido, about 12 minutes courtesy boat ride away from the very crowded Venice. The hotel has all the amenities of a 5 star hotel and all of the staff are friendly and very helpful. The prices for drinks...

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ExcelsiorVenezia, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear grahamaclark, thank you for your review. We appreciate your kind comments about the comfort of our facilities and the helpfulness and friendlyness of our staff. Many of our international guests enjoy the combination of accessibility to Venice and peace and seclusion that our hotel at the beachside offers after a full day of sightseeing. However, we regret to learn...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Whether you like this hotel or not will depend entirely on your taste. It feels like what we imagine opulence looked like in the 60's. It retains a charm based on individually decorated rooms, large open spaces (both in-room & in public areas) and the wonderful free water-shuttle to St Marks square each day. But contemporary minimalism for millennials it...

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ExcelsiorVenezia, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear Sandyauhc, thank you for writing your review on our Hotel Excelsior Venezia. As you mentioned, the particular moorish decor and the luxurious atmosphere of our historic hotel makes it very special and unique and most of our international guests appreciate the opportunity of being able to enjoy the relaxing beachside of the Lido Island being only a short boat...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2016

This hotel is on another island and it offers complimentary ferry service to Venice throughout the day and indeed the evening. It is a quiet oasis away from the hustle and bustle of Venice. Rooms are good. Restaurant offers buffet breakfast and dinner which are just about OK but not great. The pool area is good and well cared for....

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ExcelsiorVenezia, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear RedpathM, thank you for sharing your experience on this website. We are grateful for your positive words about the relaxing location of our uniquely, moorish decored property. However, we are very sorry to hear that you were disappointed with the aspects of your dining experience. The satisfaction of our guests is our highest priority and therefore we want to...

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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located right on Venice Lido beach, the Hotel Excelsior is a masterpiece of Venetian architecture dating back to the early 1900. An exclusive 5 star Deluxe Resort, of Moorish style and recalling a fabulous Venetian Renaissance palace, the Hotel Excelsior is ideal for family holidays, romantic getaways, conferences or special events in Venice.Stunning halls overlooking the sea, highly creative, contemporary Italian cuisine and competent, skilled staff, become ingredients of the hotel’s recognition and awareness among the best wedding and special events locations. Welcome to the Hotel Excelsior, for more than one century the best match of luxury, history, tradition with comfort and service, carefully built around you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Excelsior

Address: Lungomare Guglielmo Marconi 41, 30126 Lido di Venezia, Italy
Region: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Lido di Venezia
Price Range: €255 - €557 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel Excelsior 5*
Number of rooms: 197
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Also Known As:
Westin Excelsior Venice Lido Hotel
Westin Venice
Venice Westin
Hotel Excelsior Province Of Venice, Italy
Hotel Style:
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Lido di Venezia
#10 Luxury Hotel in Lido di Venezia
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“Rooms are large (unlike Venice itself) so you dont have to go OTT with premium rooms”
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