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A grand makeover on the Grand Canal

Venice’s Gritti Palace enjoys a modern renaissance

A grand makeover on the Grand Canal

Image: Niall Clutton

February 20 2013
Sophy Roberts

One classic institution entering the new year with a facelift is The Gritti Palace in Venice (www.luxurycollection.com/grittipalace; from €843). Original Rubelli Venetian textiles, rococo-inspired couches and Murano glass chandeliers all feature, along with a new Acqua di Parma Blu Mediterraneo Spa, a refreshed restaurant and the Gritti Terrace overlooking the Grand Canal.

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Italy, Hotels, Venice