Venice Venue 11

Old-fashioned grandeur at its best, and the approach down the narrow alley gives nothing away

Old-fashioned grandeur at its best, and the approach down the narrow alley gives nothing away. This 16th-century beauty has been in the Tiepolo family forever and friendly Lelia oversees the ongoing restoration. Tiepolo, the ground-floor studio, has been cleverly thought out. A beautifully equipped and stocked kitchen tucks behind cupboard doors, the shower room is in a corner and the gem of a dining area overlooks the life of the Grand Canal, and you fall asleep to the lapping waters: such a privileged position.

The Venice Arsenale used to be the heart of the Venice naval industry from the XII century. One of the largest production centres of pre-industrial age
The palace forms the counterpart to Michele Sanmicheli's palazzo Grimani on the other side of the Grand Canal
The Palace is about 850 square meters, divided in two main areas