Where: San Clemente Palace Kempinski Venice Isola di San Clemente,1,30124 Venezia VE,Italy Phone: +39 041 475 0111 History & Story. The history of Western Civilization is conveniently displayed for your strolling pleasure. The San Clemente Palace is managed by St. Regis and claims to be the most luxurious hotel in Venice. Housed on its own island, the San Clemente Palace Kempinski exudes exclusivity, intimacy, and privacy. There is an endless choice of museums you can visit during your stay at San Clemente Palace Kempinski. Today Venice is a city that is more than ever devoted to Art. Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts.A copy of the license is included in the section entitled GNU Free Documentation License. For your dream San Clemente Palace Venice wedding, you could say your vows in the stunning 12th Century Chapel, or in an Anglican church in the heart of Venice. Martina Carraro: L’isola di San Clemente a Venezia. During the French and Austrian occupations of Venice from 1797 to 1866, monasteries were outlawed and the island of San Clemente was turned into a hospital. Celebrate your Wedding with Venetian flair at San Clemente Palace Kempinski. Location. The San Clemente Palace Kempinski complimentary 10 minute boat ride from the hotel drops you right at St. Mark’s Square and runs every 30 minutes until late in the evening. The boat ride is an exceptional experience as you’ll cross the historic waters of Venice. San Clemente Palace Kempinski Venice — Photo courtesy of Dana Rebmann. The truly iconic lagoon city that is Venice may well be magical, but hop on Kempinski’s private speedboat and take a short ride to San Clemente island where you’ll delight in a place that most could only dream up. Wiebke Willms: San Clemente. Kempinski San Clemente Palace Venice San Clemente Palace Kempinski Venice is located on the private Island of San Clemente in Venice, just 10 minutes away from Piazza San Marco by one of the hotel's complimentary boats. It is exciting to finally welcome our first guests on San Clemente Island, says Benedikt Jaschke, General Manager of San Clemente Palace Kempinski. 2 The History of Legends and the Legends of History: The Pilastri Acritani in Venice 63 Robert S. Nelson 3 The Aniketos Icon and the Display of Relics in the Decoration of San Marco 91 Henry Maguire ... 6 Cappella di San Clemente 7 Cappella di Sant’Isidoro 8 Cappella di San Pietro 9 Cappella Zen 10 Colonna del Bando 11 Corridor with relief ... with photography and history books geared toward all interests. The San Clemente Church, built in the 12th century, reminds visitors of the monastic settlement that once flourished here. The San Clemente is an ideal luxury family getaway with a dedicated kids’ club and poolside restaurant with children’s menu. We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website, by analysing information to enhance and customise content. San Clemente Palace Kempinski is located on San Clemente Island in Venice's southern lagoon, a 10-minute boat ride from central Venice. The church, which had been built in the Romanesque style in 1131-60 was enlarged in the late 15th century. San Clemente Palace Kempinski is recognised, one more time, as the Best Hotel in Venice by Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards 2020. Isola di San Clemente 1, 30124 Venice, Italy It is a speedy 30-minute water-taxi ride from the airport; 10 minute-ride from San Marco Pier. Pietro Gattilesso, “the Robber”, funded the buildings, perhaps to atone for his sins. San Clemente Island was founded in 1131, serving as a starting point for religious pilgrims. The Best of Both Worlds in Venice: The San Clemente Palace Kempinski Hotel. That’s the horizontal encounter with the past. Some are devoted to the history of the city, some museums concentrate on contemporary art and other focus on historic costumes and the famous Venetian fabrics.