Compass Global Gathering Location: Kempinski Palace in Venice

Local Information

Local Information

How to get to Compass Global Gathering Location
The Common Way Venice Global Gathering 2018 location is the suggestive San Clemente Palace Kempinski 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. San Clemente Island is a private island and may not be reached by public transportation: only the hotel’s own boats and water taxi services may access this location.
The hotel offers complimentary private boat shuttles every 30 minutes between San Clemente Island and San Marco. (regular service between 9.00-0.00). The private hotel’s boat is situated 2 minutes walking from Basilica di S. Marco.
The detailed timetable is available here
 

ALREADY IN VENICE

You can arrive to the hotel’s pier in Piazza San Marco in different ways:
  • By foot following the yellow signs “SAN MARCO”
  • By water bus, that you can catch from Piazzale Roma square, from piers situated in front of the train station, and from almost anywhere in the city and from the islands of Murano, Burano and Torcello. A single ride ticket costs about 7 euros, and must be purchased before you get on board.
  • You can book a private boat taxi ride.
  • San Clemente Palace Kempinski offers solutions for private transportation. For further information and bookings, please contact Kempinski’s Concierge Team at concierge.sanclementepalace@kempinski.com
 

ARRIVING IN VENICE BY TRAIN

Arrive to San Marco Square + hotel’s free boat shuttle

  • By foot following the yellow signs “SAN MARCO”
  • By water bus, that you can catch from piers situated in front of the train station. A single ride ticket costs about 7 euros, and must be purchased before you get on board.

Directly from the station

  • With the private hotel’s transportation: San Clemente Palace Kempinski offers solutions for private transportation. For further information and bookings, please contact Kempinski’s Concierge Team at concierge.sanclementepalace@kempinski.com

 

ARRIVING IN VENICE BY CAR

FROM TRONCHETTO CAR PARK

Arrive to San Marco Square + hotel’s free boat ride
You can take the “people mover” the monorail taking you nearby Piazzale Roma (3 minutes € 1,50 per ride, further information here ) or walk (10-15 minutes). Public transports are also provided. From Piazzale Roma you can go to San Marco by foot following the yellow signs “SAN MARCO”
  • You can than catch a water bus, line 2, direction “S. Zaccaria”. A single ride ticket costs about 7 euros, and must be purchased before you get on board.
  • Once in Piazzale Roma you can also book a private taxy boat ride.
  • San Clemente Palace Kempinski offers solutions for private transportation. For further information and bookings, please contact Kempinski’s Concierge Team at concierge.sanclementepalace@kempinski.com
 

Taking advantage of the hotel’s valet parking

  • With the private hotel’s valet parking you can book your parking and private transportation up to 24 hours in advance. Prices and information here.

 

ARRIVING IN VENICE BY PLANE

TRANSFER FROM VENICE MARCO POLO VCE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

By land:
  • Public transportation offers coaches that take you to the car terminal Piazzale Roma square in 20 minutes. Further information here. Once in Venice you can either reach San Marco square and then take advantage of the free hotel’s boat ride, or book a private taxy boat ride.
  • Otherwise San Clemente Palace Kempinski offers solutions for private transportation. For further information and bookings, please contact Kempinski’s Concierge Team at concierge.sanclementepalace@kempinski.com
 
By water: The airport’s Water Terminal is easy to reach from the arrival lounge by the Moving Walkway, the pedestrian path that can be accessed via two escalators and three elevators.
  • There you can catch an Alilaguna water taxy that takes you directly to Piazza San Marco. Info here Once in Venice you can either reach San Marco square and then take advantage of the free hotel’s boat ride, or book a private taxy boat ride.
  • If you desire to book a private water taxi,  Kempinski’s Concierge Team will be delighted to assist you and provide details about your transfer. Please note that the water taxi service to San Clemente Island is bookable only for transfers from Marco Polo VCE International Airport. From all other origins, a reservation is unfortunately not possible.
 
VIP private transfers and in-airport services: The VIP private transfer includes in-airport assistance and limousine service by both car and boat. A hotel representative will greet and assist you with your luggage and escort you to the onward transport. To reserve your VIP private transfer to San Clemente Palace Kempinski Venice , please write to concierge.sanclementepalace@kempinski.com.
 

ARRIVING FROM TREVISO ANTONIO CANOVA TSF AIRPORT

You can choose between two options:
  • Public transportation: offers coaches that take you to the car terminal Piazzale Roma square in about one hour. >Further information here< Once in Venice you can either reach San Marco square and then take advantage of the free hotel’s boat ride, or book a private taxy boat ride.
  • Private VIP transfer: San Clemente Palace Kempinski offers solutions for private transportation. For further information and bookings, please contact Kempinski’s Concierge Team at concierge.sanclementepalace@kempinski.com
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