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Richard E Grant's Hotel Secrets

  • Season 2
  • 6 episodes
  • Documentary
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Episode 6: Venice

Summary

Richard E Grant travels to Venice, said to be the city with the highest concentration of luxury hotels on the planet. He discovers how a measuring error led to the building of the city's biggest swimming pool, tries out a 15,000 euro-a-night royal suite whose bed has been slept in by everyone from the Beckhams to Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall, and visits a hotel that keeps its doors open even when water floods to knee height. He also finds out why breaking a window once earned Ernest Hemingway a 10 per cent discount on his room.

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  • Episode 6

    Venice

    - , Sky Atlantic

    Summary

    Richard E Grant travels to Venice, said to be the city with the highest concentration of luxury hotels on the planet. He discovers how a measuring error led to the building of the city's biggest swimming pool, tries out a 15,000 euro-a-night royal suite whose bed has been slept in by everyone from the Beckhams to Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall, and visits a hotel that keeps its doors open even when water floods to knee height. He also finds out why breaking a window once earned Ernest Hemingway a 10 per cent discount on his room.

    How to watch

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    Details

    Formats
    Colour | SUB | WIDE | AD

    Credits

    Cast

    rolename
    PresenterRichard E Grant
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