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Artistry

The hotel arranged a complimentary water taxi to the Glassworks which was about 20 minute boat ride... read more

Reviewed December 30, 2017
Carl J
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Birmingham, Michigan
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extraordinary atelier

This was my second trip to Venier in three months and both times i have been impressed by the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Leo S
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New York City, New York
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Located on the famous-for-blown-glass island of Murano, this operation produces artistic and decorative objects such as lamp posts, sculptures, and Venetian-style chandeliers.
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Fondamenta Andrea Navagero 54/B, 30141 Murano, Italy
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+39 041 527 4467
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was my second trip to Venier in three months and both times i have been impressed by the extraordinary care that the staff provides in making each client feel welcome. The well-trained staff does not exert pressure on the client to buy rather it...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

It was our first trip to Venice and we wanted to visit a Murano glass factory during our stay. Walking through St Marks Square we were offered a free boat trip to the factory. We were a bit dubious but decided to go for it....More

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Reviewed May 27, 2018

I have been to this awesome factory on two trips to Italy. They have beautiful works of art by in house artisans as well as other artists. They are most gracious. Venier is not a typical tourist trap. Venier is a serious gallery. It is...More

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Reviewed May 27, 2018

Huge store with everything from traditional Venetian glassware and chandeliers to contempory glass art. They will custom create anything you ask for.

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Reviewed May 17, 2018

we were taken to Fornace Venier by our Venice guide as a 'free trip' on arrival everyone very friendly and charming, watched a short demo of a glass horse being blown and made this was good and interesting, but thing turned sour when they guided...More

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Reviewed May 8, 2018

Having seen the tulips at KueKenHof earlier in my trip, I was not expecting to see anything as beautiful as this location. There is nothing prettier than seeing what true artists can do with elements of the earth to create the beauty inside this location....More

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Reviewed April 19, 2018

We travelled via a free ferry ride to Venier where upon our arrival we marvelled at the skill of the craftsman making his beautiful glass sculpture so effortlessly. We were then taken into their vast showroom. We met a very gracious young man who was...More

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Venier SRL L, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Venier, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2018

Dear Guest, thanks for your kind review. Our staff try everyday to work at best to let our customer have the possibility to discover the magic world of Murano Glass. We hope to have you here with us again in the future and we will...More

Reviewed January 13, 2018

We traveled to Italy in October of 2017 and visited this factory with their free water shuttle. We purchased a VERY expensive chandelier. We were told that we would receive a photo of it prior to sending it and that our family name would be...More

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Venier SRL L, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Venier, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2018

Dear Sirs, thanks for share with us your concernign about our service. First of all our office answered immediately to your e-mail but we did not receive any answer from you (as you can see below ) You wrote us asking for an adaptor and...More

Reviewed January 10, 2018

At first, you meet up with Glass making "Master". They perform their work with such ease and create beautiful pieces of Art right in front of your eyes and in minutes. Second, the team takes you to their "Showroom" where your eyes feed on Colors,...More

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Venier SRL L, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Venier, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2018

We really want to thank you for your wonderful words about our ancient tradition. Not a lot of people have the possibility to come to Murano and discover such a great tradition that is trying to survive to this modern age and its changes. The...More

Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

The hotel arranged a complimentary water taxi to the Glassworks which was about 20 minute boat ride away. Very nice welcome and excellent demonstration up close. True masters in glass. They will take you through the showroom and give you a soft sales pitch which...More

Thank Carl J
Venier SRL L, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Venier, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2018

Dear Sirs, many thanks for time spent to write these words. We appreciate the feedbacks coming from our customers, they can help us to improve our job at best. Have the possibility to join to a Murano Tour is a very special occasion to appreciate...More

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susan62015
November 21, 2016|
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Response from Ben H | Reviewed this property |
Please note that they tell you your art is tax free but we had to pay $280 import duty from the shipper (DHL) which is essentially a tax Wasn't expecting that
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November 10, 2015|
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Response from JeffreyAu | Reviewed this property |
I suggest they contact Mr. Grazian0 at: Telephone Number: 041 736000 - 041 736667 041 736702 - 041 5274467
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June 29, 2015|
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Response from JeffreyAu | Reviewed this property |
I suggest they contact Mr. Grazian0 at: Telephone Number: 041 736000 - 041 736667 041 736702 - 041 5274467
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