Lucca Luxury Hotels
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Grand Universe Lucca
is a 4 star luxury hotel in one of Lucca historic center’s main squares, Piazza del Giglio. The square’s name derives from the Teatro del Giglio, Lucca’s most important theater, which stands right in front of the hotel, on the opposite side of the tree-lined piazza.
Grand Universe Lucca is a long-established landmark hotel of Lucca, and is 2 minutes’ walk from Lucca Cathedral, San Martino: you can see the church and its bell tower from the hotel (see photo).
Grand Universe is 1 minute’s walk from Piazza Napoleone, an elegant square with a 16th-century palace, 2 minutes’ walk from Piazza San Michele, another major Lucca square with the 11th-century beautiful Romanesque church of San Michele in Foro, originally going back to the year 795, whose stunning ornate white facade is dominated by the statue of Saint Michael the Archangel, and 8 minutes’ walk from Piazza dell’Anfiteatro, built on the town’s ancient Roman amphitheater, still retaining not only its arena shape but also much of its original structure and size.
Of course, being within the city walls, Grand Universe Lucca is near all the attractions that Lucca offers, including the intact majestic walls. You can discover all of Lucca by foot from the hotel.
Lucca Centrale Train Station is 8 minutes’ walk from Grand Universe.
The hotel is in a historic building with elegant interiors and has restaurant, bar, coffee house, 24-hour front desk, Fitness Center, room service, breakfast in the room service, a splendid rooftop terrace where you can enjoy wine and drinks at night with a magnificent view of the Cathedral (Duomo).
When you book you can also choose rooms or suites with views over the town center or the Cathedral. All have minibars, air conditioning, free WiFi.
Prices start at 200 euros.
Hotel Ilaria Lucca
is a splendid 4 star luxury hotel inside the Lucca walls, in the historic center of the town. So, if you want high levels of modern comfort in the middle of Medieval art treasures, this hotel is where you can find them. You can even discover Lucca’s characteristic Renaissance streets or go around on the top of the city walls with free use of Hotel Ilaria’s bicycles. Or you can just walk, as everything is so close.
The Medieval city gate Porta di San Gervasio is just around the corner (1 minute’s walk) from the hotel. The centuries-old Park of Villa Bottini (formerly Villa Buonvisi, built in the 1500s), which is 2 minutes’ walk from the hotel, surrounds Hotel Ilaria, which was renovated from Villa Buonvisi’s historic stables and a 14th-century church. Villa Buonvisi was the residence of Elisa Bonaparte Baciocchi, sister of Napoleon and Princess of Piombino and Lucca.
Hotel Ilaria Lucca is a short walk from the enchanting Complesso Monumentale di San Micheletto, a complex of Medieval buildings and a quiet place of history and art, with ancient courtyards and gardens, holding permanent art exhibitions and including a Conference Venue; Hotel Ilaria is also adjacent to the superb frescoed halls, magnificent rectangular garden and loggia of Villa Bottini, the only example of a villa in Lucchese Renaissance architecture style inside the city rather than on the hills surrounding Lucca.
Hotel Ilaria has a lovely annex. A pleasant small square and a 15th century porch welcome you to the entrance of this residence.
Hotel Ilaria, served by elevator, offers a high standard of comfort and elegant rooms and suites.
On-site private parking is available.
The hotel has a great number of facilities, among which are bar, snack bar, coffee house, room service, breakfast in the room service, baggage storage, laundry services, fax/photocopying service, conference and banquet facilities, 24-hour front desk, concierge.
A large sun terrace with beach umbrellas and loungers offers delightful views over the park that surrounds the hotel while you can savor free snacks and drinks or relax in the hot tub.
Rooms and suites sleep up to 4 guests. They have electric kettle, free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, en-suite bathrooms, hairdryer, free toiletries, desk, telephone, flat-screen TV with satellite channels, safe, minibar.
When you book you can choose rooms and suites with extra facilities, including spa tub, streaming service (like Netflix), garden views, bathrobe and slippers, seating area.
Prices start at 70 euros.
Hotel Eurostars Toscana Lucca
is a good value 4 star luxury hotel 15 minutes’ walk from the historic center of Lucca and Lucca train station, and 0.6 miles from the A11 motorway Firenze-Mare, going from Florence to the places where Florentines go to the beach, namely the coast of Versilia Riviera fashionable seaside resorts.
Hotel Eurostars Toscana has elegant, modern design and many facilities, including free on-site private parking (for which (reservation is not needed), baggage storage, 24-hour front desk, concierge, tour desk, express check-in/out, meeting/banquet facilities, room service, breakfast in the room, business center, and fitness center with locker rooms and Turkish/steam bath.
Rooms have, among other amenities, free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, green marble bathroom, free toiletries, hairdryer, satellite TV, minibar.
Prices start at 70 euros.
San Luca Palace Hotel
is a 4 star luxury hotel within the walls that encircle the historic center of Lucca, and is 10 minutes’ walk from Lucca Cathedral.
San Luca Palace Hotel is in fact close to Piazzale San Donato and Porta San Donato, the latter built in 1629-1639 as one of the gates of the ancient walls; the hotel is near the trees, parklands and lawns that surround the walls.
Hotel facilities include on-site private parking, coffee house, snack bar, room service, 24-hour front desk, concierge, lounge bar where to relax with a drink and listen to music, terrace and garden with outdoor furniture.
Breakfast is served in the dining room or, if you prefer, in your room.
Rooms and suites have air conditioning, free WiFi, minibar, bathrobe, slippers, hairdryer, laptop safe, flat-screen satellite TV, safe, desk.
Prices start at 100 euros.
is a 4 star luxury hotel in Lucca historic center, 2 minutes’ walk from the Romanesque church of San Michele in Foro, 1 minute’s walk from the house where composer Giacomo Puccini was born which is now Puccini Museum, 4 minutes’ walk from Palazzo Ducale di Lucca, a palace with a central court whose origins go back to 1322, 7 minutes’ walk from the San Frediano Basilica, and 8 minutes’ walk from both Lucca Cathedral and Piazza dell’Anfiteatro, a square of Roman origins.
Palazzo Dipinto is 7 minutes’ walk from the Guinigi Tower, Lucca’s most important tower, 145 feet tall, built in 1384, one of the few remaining Lucca towers from the Medieval period. Guinigi Tower’s top is a hanging garden where large, now centuries-old holm oaks have been planted; it can be reached after climbing 230 steps. The view from that height is particularly impressive: in addition to the Old Town, the hills of Lucca can be seen in the distance.
Hotel Palazzo Dipinto has bar, snack bar, coffee house, terrace in front of the hotel with outdoor furniture where breakfast can be served, room service, 24-hour front desk, concierge.
Private parking is available near the hotel.
Rooms and suites have electric kettle, free WiFi, slippers, flat-screen satellite TV, minibar, air conditioning, safe.
Prices start at 200 euros.
Hotel Palazzo Alexander Lucca
is an elegant, luxurious, yet good value hotel and residence in Lucca’s historic center, inside Lucca’s ancient city walls, with easy access from outside the walls to the hotel through Porta San Donato gate.
Hotel Palazzo Alexander Lucca is 1 minute’s walk from the National Museum of Palazzo Mansi, 4 minutes’ walk from Piazza San Michele with the stupendous church of San Michele in Foro, 7 minutes’ walk from the panoramic Guinigi Tower, 10 minutes’ walk from Lucca Cathedral (Duomo), to name but a few of Lucca’s many top attractions.
Hotel Palazzo Alexander Lucca is in a historic 12-century building. The décor of 4-star Hotel Palazzo Alexander reflects the noble Lucchese style, with antique hardwood floors and marble bathrooms in the accommodations.
The entrance hall, breakfast room, bar and lobby are tastefully decorated with fine fixtures and upholstery in elegant hues.
Hotel facilities include bar, coffee house, snack bar, on-site private parking (reservation is not needed), 24-hour front desk, concierge, multilingual staff, tour desk.
Hotel Palazzo Alexander Lucca has rooms, family rooms sleeping up to 4 guests and suites. They have free WiFi, air conditioning, a flat-screen TV with satellite and Pay-Per-View channels, ironing facilities, en-suite bathrooms, hairdryer, free toiletries, tea/coffee maker, desk, safe, telephone, minibar, wake-up service.
When you book you can choose accommodation with balcony, city views, seating area, sofa, coffee machine, spa tub, bathrobe, slippers and many more extra amenities.
Prices start at 130 euros.