San Clemente Palace Kempinski

Venice Italy

One of Italy’s most enchanting secrets, San Clemente Palace is a city resort located on its own island in the Venice lagoon, just 10 minutes from San Marco Square via the hotel’s complimentary boats.

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The stately resort immerses guests in the drama, glamour, and heritage of Venice. The 900-year-old landmark property is comprised of a series of beautifully restored monastery buildings, as well as a 12th-century chapel, and nearly 15 acres of ancient gardens, courtyards, and terraces boasting breath-taking views of the city on the horizon.
The hotel features three bars and three special restaurants, including a signature restaurant with terraces overlooking the lagoon. Indulge in the restaurants Acquerello, Insieme, and Buddha-Bar Beach Restaurant & Pool Bar.
San Clemente Palace Kempinski also features the Europe’s Best Hotel Spa 2019 award winner The Merchant of Venice SPA. The unique spa experience offers a luxurious couples suite, and indulgent wet area with sauna, steam bath and showers, together with a hair salon.
The hotel’s heated outdoor swimming pool is the ideal location for a refreshing break during the entire season. The hotel also features a great range of fitness facilities, a 1,5 km. jogging path through the centuries-old park, the pitch-and-putt course, and the tennis court.


Distance from Airport

12 Miles

Months to avoid

The hotel will be open between April and November.

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Child friendly




Accessible all year round


Visa required

in the Schengen Area

Food and Drink

Buddha-Bar Beach

Buddha-Bar Beach at San Clemente Palace Kempinski is a poolside lifestyle concept, in the most splendid outdoor swimming pool, restaurant and bar area in Venice, completely surrounded by exotic palm trees.

Clemente Bar

The Clemente Bar is the typical American Bar, perfect for a coffee or a cocktail.

Sunset Bar

At the Sunset Bar you can live the authentic Venetian atmosphere of the Ritual Aperitif, watching a breath-taking sunset over the lagoon.


The refined gourmet cuisine of Acquerello Restaurant enhances the flavours of the tradition and surprises you with original combinations.


The richness and the perfumes of the delicacies at the Insieme Restaurant pamper you at breakfast.


San Clemente Palace Kempinski is delighted to welcome you to the exclusive The Merchant of Venice Spa, your sanctuary of pure bliss located on the marvellous, private island of San Clemente in Venice. An oasis of luxurious indulgence, where The Merchant of Venice’s fragrant and refined essences blend with Kempinski’s European flair and century-old tradition of remarkable service.

Treat yourself with an experience of profound relaxation and let us pamper all your senses with our unique selection of aromatherapy massages, spoiling beauty treatments and healthy fitness recommendations.

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