We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 382 Venice hotels

Palazzo Contarini della Porta di Ferro

Castello 2926, 30122 Venice, Italy (Castello)
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Palazzo Contarini della Porta di Ferro to your Saves list
Palazzo Contarini della Porta di Ferro
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 8 more sites!
95%
Ranked #59 of 382 hotels in Venice
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Mark W Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Overview
  • Reviews (84)
  • Photos (48)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (9)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

84 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    52
    28
    2
    2
    0
See reviews for
22
38
3
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (9)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Liverpool, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Two of us went for my wife's birthday. From the minute the door opened into the courtyard we were entrhalled. The building is beautiful with extremely grand and spacious rooms. The staff were outstanding from the inital reception to our checking out. I cannot speak highly enough of them. Everything from major sites to the water bus is in easy... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had one night in venice with three small children. We got a large, well furnished apartment. The staff was extremely helpful. The hotel is slightly outside the major sights, but it's really a short walk. We will most definitely stay here again.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brescia, Italy
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It has been a pleasant stay. Staff is cordial and willing to help. They also organize excursions to Murano island. Breakfast is not cheap but you can find anything you like to eat and drink. Try to be as quiet as you can since the place is really quiet and other guest may be disturbed (it happened to me...). Perfect... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dover, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
109 reviews 109 reviews
8 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The red carpet was rolled out in the hotel lobby when we arrived and we knew we were in for a special treat. This restored palace from the 12th century has beautiful period decor but modern accommodations for the traveler. Reasonably priced for Venice this hotel/apartment was perfect for our family of five. The hotel is located in a quiet... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York City, New York
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved our stay at the Palazzo Contarini. The hotel is completely charming: the common area and the garden were wonderful surprises. It was perfect for our two day trip in Venice. The hotel was a good ten to fifteen minute walk from San Marco, but it was nice to stay in an area that was a little removed from... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
19 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ideal place for a family, near the centre, only 10 min walk away, quite road, no noise in the night. Adequate apartment with two rooms and two bathrooms. Breakfast 13 euros, choice ok. Friendly staff, always very helpful. The apartments are a real alternative for a hotel stay when you are looking for two rooms without wanting to pay for... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Ottawa, Canada
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
12 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

The beauty of the restoration of this palazzo is striking. The history and the tasteful redecoration of the palazzo is a calming, inspiring reminder of the history of Venice. The shared, common areas (piano nobile) give you a taste of what truly living in one of these stunning palaces would have been like. I could not go up to or... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Falmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Great location arriving from the quieter north side of the island. A beautiful suite with a double aspect. Light and airy. Quiet unobtrusive air con in an double hight mansion room. Service was excellent with a taxi from the canal entrance to the glass works included. A couple of locals shops / stalls just outside for those items needed when... More

Review collected in partnership with Easytobook.com

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
northern california
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
7 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We are a family of 6 adults and stayed l night prior to cruise ship vacation. I wanted one room that would fit our whole family and this was perfect. This was a great choice and I wish I had stayed 2 nights or more. Close to everything and the area was very safe. Was able to get a boat... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
New York City, New York, United States
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014 via mobile

We arrived at the hotel. We were taken straight to the nice and luxurious sofa room on the top floor. It was super beautiful. Then we noticed the FREE Wi-Fi password. PS: This hotel had the best wifi than any other hotel in our epic trip. The hotel had a dock. In this case we took a water taxi to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Palazzo Contarini della Porta di Ferro, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Palazzo Contarini della Porta di Ferro? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Palazzo Contarini della Porta di Ferro

Address: Castello 2926, 30122 Venice, Italy
Location: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Venice > Castello
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Travelocity, Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Priceline, Cheap Tickets, Tingo, TripOnline SA, BookingOdigeoWL and Venere so you can book your Palazzo Contarini della Porta di Ferro reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Palazzo Contarini Della Porta Di Ferro Hotel Venice

48 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (49)
Viewed
Room/suite (4)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (5)
Viewed
Other (32)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in
any neighborhood
in Venice with
any amenities

Amenities

Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Room Service
Hotel Style
#34 Best Value Hotel in Venice #72 Family Hotel in Venice #78 Romantic Hotel in Venice
Number of rooms
10

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Palazzo Contarini della Porta di Ferro staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer