JW Marriott to open first luxury resort in Italy
Located on its own island in Venice
Created in collaboration with Italian architect firm Matteo Thun & Partners, the city of canals will soon be home to a luxurious 266-room JW Marriott property. The resort will have a unique lagoon location on its own island, paired with stunning views of St Mark's Square and La Serenissima.
Matteo Thun & Partners renovated the historic buildings and parklands of Isola delle Rose to incorporate the sustainable, modern and fresh design within the orginal confines of the old Venetian structures. The large 16-acre resort has numerous gardens and outdoor areas, landscaped for tranquil contemplation, olive groves and cultivated plots to provide fresh ingredients for the resorts diverse variety of restaurants and cooking school. The resort also features a 1,750-metre spa, operated by GOCO Hospitality, which will offer a diverse range of treatments.