Located inside the historic Murano glass factory, known as the De Majo furnace, the new 4-star superior Nh Collection Venezia Murano Villa is ready to welcome its guests. The structure from 104 rooms it has a total extension of approximately 4,800 square meters and extends from the main entrance on the Navagero foundations (in front of the Glass Museum and the Cathedral of San Donato) to the opposite side, overlooking the Venetian lagoon. The beating heart is the central courtyard, from where guests can access the suites or the hotel restaurant. Also available two bars, a gym and a spa, as well as a private dock traditional Venetian and five meeting rooms, all modular and capable of hosting up to 130 people.
“Our group has always been committed to protecting the historical and artistic heritage of the cities in which it is located, also enhancing the original appearance of the structures within which its hotels are located – he comments Marco Gilardi, operations director Nh Hotel Group Italy and USA – Also in this case, with Nh Collection Venezia Murano Villa, the goal was precisely to make our guests breathe, right from their arrival, the authentic atmosphere of the historic glass factory that a time stood right here ”.
The redesign of the hotel, curated by the architecture firm H&A Associati of Venice, in fact, recalls the origins of one of the first Murano glass factories and brings this ancient art closer to the world of design. It is no coincidence that the whole structure has preserved the complex of 12 pre-existing buildings as a reference to the entire production cycle and that everywhere, in the various rooms and spaces of the hotel, some traces of the previous intended use are intact.