What does ‘Depandance of the Hotel Belle Arti actually mean?

‘Depandance’ is a French term used to describe an annex of an accommodation, usually in a separate building and offering cheaper, if a touch less luxurious, rooms.

What’s the star rating of the Domus Cavanis Hotel Venice?

We’re a cosy three star accommodation, but guests receive the same standard of service - and the same breakfast - as guests of the 3 star Hotel Belle Arti Venice.

So what’s the catch?

Well, our rooms are a bit less luxurious than those in the 3 star Hotel Belle Arti Venice, and we don’t have satellite TV but we have FREE internet connection.

Are taxes, air conditioning and breakfast included in the room rate?

Yes they are.

Is the Hotel Domus Cavanis staffed 24 hours a day?

The Hotel Belle Arti is, which just across a private courtyard, so in effect, yes.

Do you offer a free tour of a Venetian Murano Glass Making Workshop?

Yes, please see the concierge at our sister hotel Belle Arti to make arrangements for the visit.

What time is check in and check out at the Domus Cavanis Hotel Venice?

Check in is any time after 2:00 pm while check out is by 11.00 am.

Can we leave luggage with you if these times don’t fit well with our travel arrangements?


Can I book at the Domus Cavanis Hotel on the Hotel Belle Arti’s website, or vice versa?

No, we have dedicated websites for each structure, each with its own wealth of information and online booking system, complete with completely independent special offers.


A city break to Venice with the whole family can prove to be quite an expense - make great savings with us and don’t compromise on comfort or security.


If you can live without satellite TV but FREE wi-fi you can make great savings here at our budget Venice hotel.

How far is the Peggy Guggenheim Museum?

The Peggy Guggenheim Collection is only a 4 minute walk away.