Bars to meet stars during the Venice Film Festival
Giuseppe Cipriani opened the bar in 1931. The first and only guest book has the signatures of Somerset Maugham, Noël Coward, Charlie Chaplin, Barbara Hutton, Orson Welles, Truman Capote and a host of others.
The bar at the Bauer hotel has live music and parties during the Venice Film festival.
It’s on a terrace overlooking the red carpet and there’s also a restaurant in front of the new entrance to the Palazzo del Cinema.
The meeting spot after film presentations. It goes until four or five in the morning – have a night swim in the pool.
Join the party during Venice Film Festival
Most parties are closed to the public – so try to bag an invitation. The hottest ones will be at the Belmond Hotel Cipriani, the Excelsior, the Bauer, the Danieli, Villa Laguna, Palazzina G, Palazzo Grassi and Ca’ Vendramin.