Lucca as a walled city had wealth and power, this hotel is a reflection of that splendor. The decor and building materials are of this era. The hotel was built in 1044 above a Roman tower that you can see in the breakfast room, the hallway floors are marble, the rooms are inlaid timber, the furniture is period. The location is great just inside the gate, the hotel has parking, but you need to pre book this. The hotel is family run and every one takes pride in their service. Look no further this is the place to stay in Lucca.