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Hotel Excelsior

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Lungomare Marconi, 41, 30126 Lido di Venezia, Italy
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Ranked #12 of 33 hotels in Lido di Venezia
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Ambience is ok, but definitely not luxurious. Only breakfast room can be called as WOW! Outstanding! (Except breakfast quality. CHAMPAGNE at breakfast is not I sign of quality ) Room furnishing is authentic and show that hotel is old. But that is the only sign of it's tradition. Luck of qualified personal and guest oriented attitude from staff, make this... More

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Milan, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lido is Venice but actually something different....you can't miss if you want a 100% experience of the City of The Doge. Quite, landscaping, relaxing, glsamorous, modern luxury with a taste of history.. Excelsior is the story of the last century Venice glory, is the right place to be pampered and cured with discretion but with the warm kindness of italian... More

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

Visited the Excelsior in March 2013.A fabulously furnished hotel with a great ambience. hosts many film stars in the September Venice Film Festival.Cocktail bar is excellent and it was great dining on the outside terrace. Tried the Restaurant for a birthday celebration and the food and wine excellent, no need to say you paid for this quality. Breakfast was very... More

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

We stayed here before starting our cruise. Beautiful setting, middle eastern type decor in our rooms, huge bathrooms, phenomenal breakfast, attentive helpful staff. Loved the beach. They supply transportation to Venice hourly. I would recommend this to anyone----but it is quite pricey so be prepared for sticker shock!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

My sister and I arrived at 12:00 midnight. We took the vaporetto ( public transportation) to lido from the airport. It was 7 euro each. The journey was 40 minutes to our stop. We got off the boat and caught a public bus to the Excelsior which was the 3rd stop. We then walked 5 minutes to this palace on... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

I was there for business reasons. The timing was not the best as we could not enjoy the beach facilities and the outdoor swimming pool. Breakfast and dinner were over my expectations. The bartenders have a great experience and take care of your needs and habits before they pur you any drink. Reception staff is probably used to more important... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

Let the Bar Manager, Antonio Micelotta treat you to what a FINE BAR ought to be - service and drinks superb with tasty treats of smoked salmon topped with capers on a thin cracker, salted almonds etc.. We love to sit AT the bar to interact and see the action ~ the BLUE room is exquisite in taste and ambiance... More

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Ephrata, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

This hotel is very elegant and grand. The room was huge and elegant, more like a suite, and was immaculate. It had a wonderful door that opened onto a balcony right on the sea. The staff spoke excellent English and were courteous and professional. However, we evidently were there during the off-season. The beach had closed for the season, and... More

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Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

We spent 3 nights here. The hotel is spectacular. The rooms are quite big. The staff is helpful. Great place to stay a little away from the hustle bustle of venice. We found our whole holiday really romantic. The beach is clean and nice. The hotel offers a private ferry ride to & back from San Marco Square till late... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013 via mobile

This hotel has a great deal of history and has been renovated several times over the past 10 years. It is spacious and lovely with a beach. It is perfect for a getaway from the mainland of Venice after a hot day of shopping and sight seeing. I recommend it for 3-4 nights to enjoy Venice. The shuttle service worked... More

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Additional Information about Hotel Excelsior

Also Known As:
Westin Excelsior Venice Lido Hotel
Westin Venice
Venice Westin
Hotel Excelsior Province Of Venice, Italy
Address: Lungomare Marconi, 41, 30126 Lido di Venezia, Italy
Location: Italy > Veneto > Province of Venice > City of Venice > Lido di Venezia
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Lido di Venezia
#6 Luxury Hotel in Lido di Venezia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel Excelsior 5*
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 
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