This charming and quiet city hotel is housed in a 19th century building (Palazzo Martelli) that provides modern comforts and traditional elegance. Facilities include an American bar, a terrace with panoramic views, a breakfast room and a meeting room with conference facilities for up to 50 persons. There is a free Internet hot-spot with wireless and ADSL access as well as a video library. Private garage and outdoor parking spaces are available for a fee and must be reserved in advance. The conference hotel offers 31 guest rooms and welcomes guests in a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out services, and lift access to the upper floors. Room and laundry services are also available.
The hotel is located in the historical centre of Prato, the second city of Tuscany, which is less than 20 km from Florence, where guests will find the Uffizi, Ponte Vecchio and other major tourist attractions. It is in a quiet area and a few minutes' walk from the main monuments, such as St. Stephen's Cathedral, Civico Museum and Datini Palace, as well as the shopping venues, bars and restaurants of the city. The hotel is easily reachable by car and public transport, with a bus station in Piazza Carceri, just 100 metres away, and the main train station around 1 km away.
The elegant and well-furnished rooms come with an en suite bathroom with bath or shower, a double bed, air conditioning, satellite TV with video player, a telephone, hairdryer, minibar and safe. Free wireless Internet access and a modem plug are available. The rooms are all non-smoking.
Parco di Firenze golf course is approximately 18 km from the hotel.
A breakfast buffet is served each morning.
American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment.
From the A11 Firenze-Pisa Nord motorway, take the Prato Est exit and follow the signs for centro (city centre). At the three-lane street, after 300 m, guests will find the first tunnel. Go straight through it and after a further 300 m, go through a second tunnel. After 200 m turn right and follow the road that leads straight into the historical centre. Enter the city walls through the Porta Frascati gate. Turn left at the third street after the gate into via San Jacopo. Continue on via Dante, and at the crossroads turn left again into via San Bonaventura. After a few metres, turn right into Piazza S. Antonino and at the end into via Cairoli. Turn right to arrive in front of the hotel.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV