Lucca Luxury Hotels
Hotel Eurostars Toscana Lucca
is a good value four-star hotel 15 minutes’ walk from the historic centre of Lucca.
Hotel Eurostars Toscana has elegant, modern design and many facilities, including meeting rooms and fitness centre which includes small gym, Turkish bath, Scottish shower and sauna.
Rooms have, among their amenities, free Wi-Fi, air conditioning and green marble bathroom.
Free private on-site parking is possible.
General prices per room, with or without breakfast included and, optionally, dinner: start from 50 euros
Hotel Villa La Principessa
is a four star hotel at the base of the hills surrounding Lucca, on which many parks and gardens jealously hide the austere architecture of the ancient homes of the most famous and illustrious families of Lucca.
Lucca’s historical villas are among the most renowned in Italy: some, like Villa Mansi, are open to the public for visits.
Of all these villas, La Principessa claims to have the most distant origins: it was the home and court of Castruccio Castracani (1281 – 1328), Lord and Duke of Lucca, who, according to tradition, inspired Machiavelli as the model for the Ideal Prince.
Preserving the noble appearance of an ancient, aristocratic Lucca villa, La Principessa has been, since 1973, one of the most elegant hotels in Tuscany.
A classical aristocratic country residence, a genuine stately home, a unique setting for a vacation.
Outside, the formal park, with its great trees, is a beautiful scenario for the furnished sun terrace and outdoor swimming pool, and provides quiet nooks for an open air lunch and other amusements.
Hotel Villa La Principessa in its vast array of facilities includes lounge, bar and Tuscan restaurant.
An international buffet breakfast is provided each morning, served on the terrace in fine weather.
All rooms have free WiFi, air conditioning, flat-screen satellite TV, en-suite bathroom with free toiletries, hairdryer, safety deposit box, desk, telephone, minibar, wake up service/alarm clock, garden views.
Hotel Villa La Principessa is in an ideal position to visit the natural, historic and artistic heritage of every part of Tuscany, from the great cities of art to the quarries of Apuane Mountains, whose marble was used by Michelangelo, from the country churches of the many hilltowns like Barga and Bagni di Lucca to the Chianti and the Arno and Elsa rivers valleys.
Free public parking is possible near the hotel.
General prices per room, with or without breakfast included: start from 100 euros
Hotel Palazzo Alexander Lucca
is an elegant, luxurious, yet good value residence in the heart of Lucca’s historic centre, inside Lucca’s ancient city walls.
The décor of 4-star Hotel Palazzo Alexander reflects the noble Lucchese style, with antique wood floors in all the bedrooms, and fine marble and other local stones in the bathrooms, lobby and common rooms.
The entrance hall, breakfast room, bar and lobby are tastefully decorated with fine fixtures and upholstery in elegant pastel hues.
Hotel Palazzo Alexander Lucca also has family rooms and suites.
Rooms All rooms have free WiFi, air conditioning, a flat-screen TV, en-suite bathrooms, hairdryer, free toiletries, desk, in-room safe, telephone, minibar, wake-up service.
Payable private parking on site is possible.
General prices, including breakfast: start from 80 euros
Hotel Ilaria Lucca
is a splendid 4 star hotel inside the Lucca walls, in the historic centre 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.
The Medieval gate of San Gervasio and the centuries-old Park of Villa Buonvisi (now known as Villa Bottini) surround Hotel Ilaria, which was made out of the villa’s stables, dating back to the 5th century.
The hotel is a short walk from the San Micheletto Conference Centre and adjacent to the beautiful frescoed conference rooms in Villa Bottini.
A beautiful annex to Ilaria Hotel is Residenza dell’Alba, created from a 14th century church and the Old Annunziata Oratory. A pleasant small square and a 15th century porch welcome you to the entrance of this residence.
Hotel Ilaria, served by a lift, offers a high standard of comfort. Rooms are elegant.
It has a very great number of facilities, among which are use of bicycles free of charge for trips around town, fax/photocopying service, conference and banquet facilities.
A large sun terrace offers magnificent views over the park that surrounds the hotel.
Rooms are for 1, 2, 3, 4 people, and there are suites for 3.
All rooms have free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, en-suite bathrooms, hairdryer, free toiletries, desk, telephone, TV with satellite channels, safety deposit box, minibar.
Payable private parking on site is possible.
General prices, including breakfast: start at 60 euros
Photo credit: San Michele in Foro Church in Lucca by Pixabay