Welcome to Aquarius, an elegant 4 – stars hotel located in the historical center of Venice, in San Giacomo dell’Orio square, the heart of the Santa Croce district.

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AQUARIUS is located inside the historical palace Pemma- Zambelli . Crossed the large internal courtyard, at the center of which you can note a real well, you’ll reach the nice garden and the private water door giving access to the hotel from a typical Venetian canal.


The interiors have an essential, but warm design, predominately of hazelnut, Havana and cream shades. The inner space is characterized by exposed bricks and stones, wood details, glass and gilded metal. The very comfortable 27 rooms and the 5 Apartments have a contemporary furnishing, embellished by glassware, Murano chandeliers , artistic pictures and decorative elements, exclusively created by local artists and craftsmen.


To emphasize the Aquarius policy, that pays attention to the ecosystem and to the enhancement of the territory, at the entrance of the hotel two large aquariums , filled with sea water, reproducing the habitat of the Lagoon have been installed in collaboration with specialists from the Natural History Museum of Venice.

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The Location


Four star hotel located between Santa Lucia railway station and Rialto Bridge, Aquarius is set in Campo San Giacomo dell’Orio, one of the most beautiful areas of Santa Croce, Venice. Preserving the story and soul of the city, this place is a small living area of Venice, rich in traditions.
Here, the life of the Venetians runs between water and land.

The great architectural layout of San Giacomo dell’Orio area preserves ancient realities and offers contemporary services. With its trees and stones, secret gardens and lovely human sized spots where to refresh and enjoy, this area full of history is able to embrace every visitor.


Why Aquarius Hotel?

Authentic Location
It is located between the Santa Lucia railway station and Rialto in the hearth of Campo San Giacomo dell’Orio in Santa Croce. This is one of the most beautiful areas of the Serenissima.
Contemporary Design
The 27 rooms and 5 apartments have a contemporary furnishing - glassware, chandeliers, artistic pictures, decorative elements, and artifacts.
Unique Setting & Amenities
Set in Palazzo Zambelli Pemma, Hotel Aquarius opens in a double courtyard halved by the Schubert Bar. The secret garden features a water door giving access to the hotel from the canal.

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Everything in Venice is suspended between earth and water. Hotel Aquarius remains a true Venetian house reflecting the colors and atmosphere of the lagoon.


Campo San Giacomo dell’Orio

Santa Croce 1624 – 30135 Venice, Italy

Phone: +39 041 8660112
Monday to Friday from 9 AM to 6 PM (GMT+1)
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