Fodor's Expert Review Hotel Ilaria

Via del Fosso 26, Lucca, Tuscany, 55100, Italy

The former stables of the Villa Bottini have been transformed into a modern hotel with stylish rooms done in a warm wood veneer with blue-and-white fittings. Free bicycles are a nice bonus in this bike-friendly city, and the sumptuous buffet breakfast could see you through dinner. Residenza dell'Alba, the hotel's annex across the street, was originally part of a 14th-century church; now it's a luxe accommodation with in-room hot tubs, high sweeping ceilings, Oriental rugs, and lush, comfortable furniture.

PROS

  • a Fodor's reader sums it up as a "nice
  • modern small hotel"
  • free bicycles
  • one Fodor's reader sums it up as a "nice, modern small hotel"
  • free bicycles
  • modern
  • multilingual, pleasant staff

CONS

  • though in the city center
  • it's a little removed from main attractions
  • though in the city center, it's a little removed from main attractions
  • some find it overpriced
  • books up quickly

QUICK FACTS

Hotel
Quiet
Central
Local Flavor
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HOTEL INFO

Phones: 0583-47615

HOTEL DETAILS

41 rooms
Rate Includes: Free breakfast

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