Art and Hospitality - Bonotto Hotels
Bonotto is part of the history of Hospitality in Bassano: the Belvedere, built in 1400, gives the view of the city that the poet George Sand described as “a strip of sky fallen to ground”. Hotel Palladio, bought in the ‘80s, completes an offer with a few rivals in Vicenza province for reception and tradition
Bassano del Grappa is the historic city that brings its guest to an exciting time travel. Here and in the nearby centres, there’s a lot of art, the works of painters like Jacopo Da Ponte, Tiepolo, Giorgione, of sculptors like Antonio Canova, and of architects like Andrea Palladio. Renowned also for craftsmanship: ceramics, high-value metal working and production of scented grappa, derived by a rural tradition, now refined and appreciated all around the world, as well as wines, to match with the high-value White Asparagus DOP, as much as the Borso peas and the IGT Marostica cherry.
Nearby Bassano Old roads lead to little towns, villages, castles, palaces and villas, some of them UNESCO world heritage. On the background, the scenery is led by Monte Grappa massif, sacred memory of the Great War, today landmark for gliding flight lovers. Toward North there’s river Brenta that gives life to caves and delightful landscapes, an irresistible invite to discover Brenta Territoir with excursions by bicyle, on horse, rafting, trekking, Nordic walking, some fantastic post congress chances to be close to nature.
2 four stars Hotels Belvedere and Palladio, directed by Giannina Faresin, are placed a few steps from the central squares and from Ponte Vecchio designed by Palladio. They have 149 rooms (up to 250 beds) from the “Silver” to the Junior Suites, each one equipped with every modern service.
The Halls of the refined restaurants Belvedere has a lot of dining halls: the Sala Diamante is the main hall with 70 seats, the Sala Duse holds up to 40 seats, the Salone ’800 up to 100 seats, and the Sala Chanel adjustable from 60 to 260 seats.
Meeting & Incentives The Bonotto Hotels Conference Center offers 12 adjustable and versatile halls: the largest can hold up to 280 participants in its thrater-like shape. Every room is equipped with up-to-date technology. Bonotto Hotels can be reached easily from a lot of airports: Treviso, Venezia, Verona and the Bassano railway station, even from the exit the Dueville of the A31 motoraway, 18 km far.