Hotel Danieli- Venice, Italy

One of my favorite parts about traveling, especially internationally, is getting to see all of the beautiful, unique hotels around the world. While I prefer to stay in a somewhat Americanized hotel (think down pillows & king beds), I love the ones that really emphasize local architecture, historic charm & natural beauty.

I was fortunate enough to spend two weeks in Italy this past April. We went to Sicily, Florence & Venice which was of course phenomenal. My favorite hotel we stayed in- and one of the most beautiful I’ve stayed in to date- was the Hotel Daniele in Venice, overlooking the Grand Canal. It was spectacular to say the least. The sky high ceilings, the lush flowers, and a-m-a-z-i-n-g rooftop view…the list goes on and on. Oh and did I mention that George Clooney was spotted here during his wedding week? Here’s us on the big day:

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Haha, I wish!

While the pictures don’t even do this place justice, hopefully you can imagine the  smell of fresh pizza, the crisp spring air & the beautiful Italian spoken all around….add it to your travel list!

how gorgeous are the below photos of the lobby? No joke, it was insane…

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oh, and you arrive via boat, of course!

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This was a standard bathroom- straight marble…

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And a “basic” bedroom…

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We sat at this exact table. One of the best views ever!

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feels so regal, no?!

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If this doesn’t make you want to go to Italy, I don’t know what will!

Miss you already, George! 😉

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