An exclusive look inside best places in Venice where The Clooneys made their own and the beautiful scenery that provided the backdrops for their wedding celebrations. One of them is the Aman, the only Venice ‘seven star’ hotel. Unusual in Venice, all of its 24 suites offer beautiful views over the Grand Canal. The palazzo rooms overlooking the prive gardens start at $1,300; and the Alcova Tiepolo suite, the 18th century Baroque Master himself, starts at $4,500. The other George Clooney’s favourite hotel is the Belmond hotel Cipriani on the island of the Giudecca. The views from its restaurant are magnificient – see the featured image. Where to eat, where to stay, where to wed : discover how to get married in Venice like the Clooneys.
When George Clooney tied the knot with British lawyer Amal Alamuddin in 2014, they chose Venice as the place to get married. And no wonder, this stunning city of marble palaces, ancient churches, canals and waterways is a magnet for those in love.
Come May, lovers of art will be flocking to the city too as it plays host to its Biennale Art Festival, an exhibition when over 88 nations showcase their country’s best works of art in national pavilions dotted throughout the city.
So if you’re heading there then, get a taste of ‘la Dolce Vita’ Clooney-style by taking in some of the places the couple made their own and the beautiful scenery that provided the backdrops for their wedding celebrations.