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San Luca Palace Hotel
Ranked #1 of 47 Hotels in Lucca
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed November 10, 2013

We stayed here for a week and found everything we needed here and more. Customer service was great. The room was large by Italian standards and even had another "reclining" room with a day bed off the main room. The continental breakfast that was included in the price of the room and which is common in this region, was as good as they get. The hotel is located on the western side of town. We found that the location of a hotel is not an issue in Lucca because of the round design of this lovely walled city so I wouldn't make this any concern.

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  • Stayed: September 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed November 7, 2013

This establishment is within the beautiful walls of Luca.Luca is one of the finest cities in Tuscany and this hotel serves its visitors well.it is well situated ,quiet and the rooms are new ,clean and modern .breakfast is pretty good with all the trappings of the area .its well priced and certainly not out of place in this wonderful ancient town .a palace it ain't but it's certainly very good.

  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled on business
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Reviewed October 25, 2013

This hotel is by far the best hotel we have stayed in since being in Italy. It is definitely a 4-5 star hotel. English channels on TV, Robes & slippers, plenty of fluffy towels, a very new room safe, furnished with what looks like very new furniture. The shower is large & easy in and out. Of course, when checking in we were told we were being upgraded to a Jr. Suite. The hotel is located inside the ancient wall & very near everything in the old city of Luca. Shops and plenty of restaurants, along with well placed ATMs if you need one. Wi-Fi in the room is solid and fast & there is no extra charge. The hotel will loan you a bicycle to ride, so we did just that and rode around the top of the wall. It is about 4 or 5 kilometers all the way around. The buffet breakfast was very well stocked with scrambled eggs, bacon, ham or sausage, fruits of all types, yogurt, breads and danish aplenty. Coffee was hot and good. If we ever return to Luca this will be the hotel of choice for us.

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  • Stayed: September 2013, traveled with family
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1  Thank Rocky R
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Reviewed October 24, 2013

The hotel has a perfect location inside the old town. The room was spacious and comfortable, and very quiet - on the back. Housekeeping standards very good. The staff were for the most part friendly and accommodating, with the exception of the young oriental lady working the breakfast room. She was not obliging when asked for a teapot. The breakfast leaves much to be desired all round - the bake goods were shamefully second rate in a town justly famous for its pastries. The bakery Chifenti is just a couple of hundred feet down the street, and has some of the best bread and breakfast pastries to be found this side of paradise. I gently suggest to the management they switch their supplier to the Chifenti family - then everything will be perfect.

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  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed October 22, 2013

My wife and I stayed at this hotel for the first time as we recently sold our family house just outside Lucca. We invited friends from Brazil to stay also. Our experience was tops! The location is excellent if you want to stay near the center rather than in the nearby countryside. The Manager is a real professional so you get excellent and very friendly service from all his team.
Most tourists tend to visit Florence, Siena and Pisa but overlook Lucca, which is a big mistake. The walls and the churches, the atmosphere, the wonderful food the restaurants have on offer make Lucca a must.

  • Stayed: September 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed October 21, 2013

Both guest and public rooms spotlessly clean. Guest rooms are large and comfortable with excellent well-equipped shower room. Breakfast ample and varied as is happy hour. The very pleasant and attentive staff did everything with smiles on their faces! Short (10 euro) taxi ride from station and ideally placed for all sightseeing. All in all, quite delightful.

  • Stayed: September 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed October 20, 2013

We stayed in this hotel on a rail holiday around Europe. It is a taxi ride from the railway station but we have no regrets in staying there. The staff were welcoming and polite, the room excellent and larger than we expected in this type of hotel ,with double windows and a large bathroom. The bar was very quiet on a night but the tender very friendly and keen to talk when asked, especially if the conversation involved football and Juventus!

  • Stayed: July 2013, traveled with family
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Additional Information about San Luca Palace Hotel

Address: Via San Paolino 103, 55100, Lucca, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Lucca > Lucca
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Lucca
#1 Family Hotel in Lucca
#2 Business Hotel in Lucca
#3 Romantic Hotel in Lucca
Price Range: $148 - $284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — San Luca Palace Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 26
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This superior 4-star hotel is situated in the beautiful historic centre of the magnificent city of Lucca, within the boundaries of the city's ancient original walls. The hotel offers 26 luxurious, elegant, air conditioned double rooms and suites. Each of the well-appointed and comfortable rooms has satellite TV and an area in which you can relax or get some work done. Every room features an internet connection point offering internet access free of charge.Parking available with extra cost. ... more   less 
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