Sitting on the dock of the bay, this 5 star hotel is a testament to the soul and spirit of Venice. Just steps from the elegant world -class boutiques in St. Marks Square, this property enjoys its own private water dock. Due to Venice s renowned maritime history, the 1940s facade was added to emulate a docking ship, as well as a contemporary contrast to the Baroque architecture of S. Mois Church. Its hallowed halls, walked by royalty, legends and luminaries, are an intriguing mix of interior decor. Ancient Venetian art, Murano glass chandeliers, sconces and sculpture, world-famous Venetian fabrics are all blended with European-style Art Deco furniture and contemporary art by local and international artists. The details make the difference. Rotating exhibits of contemporary art by international artists are available at the Red Bar. Intimate fine dining featuring Venetian and Mediterranean-style cuisine is available to guests at the De Pisis Gourmet Restaurant. 91 spacious and luxurious rooms and 18 suites. All retaining a nostalgic charm, with beautiful early 40-50th century furnishing with lots of Venetian accents. All equipped with a king-size or twin beds, Italian marble bathrooms, hairdryers, mini bar, individually controlled air conditioning, international direct dial telephone, satellite TV, PC outlet and walk-in closet. ''


Address: Marco, 1459 - Venice - Italy

The hotel is located in the heart of Venice, two minutes walking distance from St. Mark's Square and shopping and cultural area.

Piazzale Roma (car terminal & parking garage)
Santa Lucia (railway station)

Private WATER TAXI directly to the hotel dock about 15 minutes
Vaporetto (public water-bus) line 1 to San Marco Vallaresso about 45 min


Bauer Hotel offers 97 spacious, luxurious guest rooms and 22 suites with beautiful early 40-50 th century furnishings complemented by subtle yet unmistakable Venetian accents. All accommodations have been lovingly and routinely updated in order to capture the contemporary spirit of Venetian Living. Marble bathrooms, precious fabrics by Bevilacqua and Rubelli, Venetan craftsmanship, wood mouldings have been sourced locally, as a tribute to the Venetan people and their traditions. A more private experience is offered at the neighbouring Casa Nova, an extension of BAUERs L'Hotel. It offers ten rooms and nine luxurious apartment suites that are perfect for both short and long-term stays as well as family accommodations.

Guests staying at both properties enjoy the amenities and facilities characteristic of a five star establishment. The award winning, gourmet Restaurant De Pisis boasts a beautiful terrace bordering the Grand Canal where guests can have breakfast, lunch and dinner. Executive Chef proposes an array of both Venetian and international specialities based on fresh, seasonal ingredients. For cocktails and tempting desserts guests may enjoy the Canale Bar with its splendid Grand Canal terrace, overlooking the Chiesa della Salute. During winter time the B-Bar entertains with live piano music in a fun, trendy setting with speciality drinks prepared by THE BAUER's Master Barman and his team.

We invite you to Venice, and hope to have you as our guests to experience authentic Venetian living at L'Hotel and Casa Nova.



The BAUERs have been setting the standard for Venetian hospitality throughout the decades. Our properties and staff have been consistently chosen to be the host space and catering component for many important events including celebrity weddings and parties, important political assemblies, royalty reunions, as well as family affairs and celebrations that are dear to each and every one of our guests. We extend every tradition of service in guaranteeing the success of your event in a glorious setting, whether you choose to be indoors or outdoors. With five distinct properties, each with their own personality, we offer a variety of locations and styles to satisfy every taste and meet every need.

It's the ''special Venetian touch'' that makes the difference. We are readily available to serve your needs and explore creative solutions to meet special requests. The BAUERs offer the professionalism and care of a distinctive five-star property with the intimacy and personality of a boutique hotel. Our newly renovated meeting and function rooms, including two boardrooms for up to 12 attendees, can be configured to a variety of settings for up to 140 guests. All are ideal for business conferences and private parties in Venice. Banqueting & Meeting rooms at the Bauer Hotels are the ideal setting for events from two to 160 people.


THE BAUERs gourmet restaurant De Pisis with the exquisite nature of terrace seating along one of the most spectacular sites in the world, Venice's Grand Canal, with a view of the famous Chiesa di Santa Maria della Salute in the distance, is perfect for those who prefer the intimacy of interiors, the dining room is elaborately furnished in a style reminiscent of Venice's past. As for the food, the executive chef remains true to his Japanese roots and serves the freshest finds enhancing their distinct flavors with Mediterranean essences and a dash of Asian influence.