Philippe Starck luxury design hotel opens in Venice

Reputed French designer Philippe Starck signs Palazzina Grassi in Venice, his first luxury hotel in Italy. The hotel which is owned by Italian hotelier and antiques dealer Emanuele Garosci is A XVI th century palace situated right on Gran Canal, by the Palazzo Grassi. The Murano glass works throughout the hotel are signed by Aristide Najean.

Palazzina Grassi is a member of Design Hotels and has been conceived with a private club ambiance. Room rate range between 300 euros and 4.500 euros.