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Hotel Rex

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Piazza Ricasoli 19, 55100 Lucca, Italy
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Ranked #13 of 58 hotels in Lucca
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Padua, Italy
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308 reviews 308 reviews
39 hotel reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We rocked up after 9 pm expecting to not find a room without a reservation , but we were surprised and felt blessed we could get a great room with a good parking spot at the hotel Rex. Piero , the manager is a really nice helpful guy , loaded with information and eager to please . He speaks English... More

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Nelson, New Zealand
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13 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We selected this hotel due to its proximity to the railway station and just outside the city wall. Whilst we were a little dubious as to how quiet the rooms would be, we were shocked that we slept in to 10.10am and missed breakfast. We were in room 41 which overlooked a side alley so the external shutters, double glazed... More

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23 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chose this hotel as it was not easy to find a single hotel room for our family of 4 in Lucca. The hotel is located in the same square as the railway station and is directly over the road from the wall which encircles Lucca. The hotel has some allocated parking outside, but when we arrived this was full and... More

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Glenfinnan, United Kingdom
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85 reviews 85 reviews
27 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights in order to visit Pisa by train. The location of the hotel literally next door to the train station could not be more convenient, with the old walled town just over the road. We really liked this hotel, genuine family run hospitality with good rooms. Reception staff were mostly family and very helpful and liked... More

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Callington, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a long tiring day, touring by car, we arrived in the centre of Lucca. What a relief to see the 3* Hotel Rex. After meeting the manager everything went from good to better! He left his desk to guide me into a free-parking space. Opposite the hotel, white lines mean spaces are free, blue lines mean there is a... More

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beatrice and Jim from Scotland stayed at the Hotel Rex for 7 nights .The room was beautiful and the service was excellent.Thank you to all the staff it was brilliant. The location was fantastic.Our room overlooked the fountain and we were next to the train station.Breakfast was fantastic.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife & I stay one night here and the personnel were very helpful, polite, helpful & multilingual. Our room was spacious and very clean. Internet WIFI hassle free. Great location just outside the Muro (wall) gates and close to Train Station. Highly recommended. Will be back.

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Melbourne, Australia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
15 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Often we avoid hotels near the station because of noise and dodgy environment but in Lucca it is picturesque and an easy walk thru wall to the old town. Big rooms, nice breakfast, efficient really nice staff....and easy parking

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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We visited Lucca with friends who have stayed at this hotel annually for several years.We stayed 4 nights and had no preconceived ideas about the area. It was lovely,a pretty and interesting town with easy travel connections and the hotel was excellent.We had a nice and spotless room with everything you need.The breakfast was continental but plenty on offer. The... More

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177 reviews 177 reviews
61 hotel reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We stayed at the Hotel Rex for four nights and were very pleased with every aspect of the place. The rooms are not fancy, but they are very comfortable. The hotel serves a very extensive breakfast in a pleasant room. The staff are very helpful. The boss is a 98-year-old gentleman who keeps very busy and has a big smile... More

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Address: Piazza Ricasoli 19, 55100 Lucca, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Lucca > Lucca
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Rex 3*
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#13 Family Hotel in Lucca
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Cozy family-run hotel located 100 meters far from the historic center and 80 meters far from the main railway station, convenient location for easy exploration of the countryside and the coast of Tuscany. Hotel Rex offers a range of services to its customers, such as free Wi-Fi in the entire building and in all rooms, a rich buffet breakfast with sweet and savory dishes, comfort for children and free parking places in front of the hotel. The friendly staff at Hotel Rex is always happy to answer all your questions and give you tips on how to make your stay special in Lucca and at Hotel Rex. ... more   less 
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