Originally built in 1893, this historic hotel is a splendid Art Nouveau villa with pretty arched windows, plunged in the lively atmosphere of this Romagna Riviera town. The hotel is full of charm and has been completely refurbished. It offers 75 rooms in total, most of which have sea views. They are all furnished and decorated with good taste and valuable details. The hotel is air-conditioned and its facilities include a lobby with a 24-hour reception desk, a safe, currency exchange facilities and a cloakroom, as well as lift access, a café, a bar, a TV room, a restaurant, conference facilities, WLAN Internet access, room and laundry services, a play area, bike hire and a car park.
This hotel is situated in a quiet but central residential area of Rimini, facing the sea and the most beautiful beach of the Adriatic Coast. The surrounding area is full of shops, nightclubs, cafés, vibrant bars and fabulous restaurants. A train station and a bus stop are just 1 km away. It is particularly easy to reach from Rimini and Bologna airport.
The rooms have been totally refurbished with furniture and fabric coordinated in an elegant red and gold colour scheme and a floral motif throughout. They have been decorated with refined taste and attention to detail. The spacious and elegant standard rooms contain one double bed or twin beds. The décor includes large mirrors, bold patterned fabrics, white linen and floral arrangements. Room amenities include a private bathroom with a hairdryer, a private balcony, a direct dial telephone, satellite TV, a radio, WLAN Internet access and a desk, a minibar, tea and coffee making facilities, an iron and ironing board and a room safe. Rooms include individually regulated air conditioning and heating units. Cots are available on request. All lodgings are for non-smokers.
Relax at the elegant new beauty centre with state-of-the-art treatments for beauty and physical well-being, including a steam room, chromo therapy, a massage area (fees apply) and a fitness area. During the summer season, the shaded courtyard is the ideal place to enjoy cocktails, parties and coffee breaks, while the terrace is perfect for an aperitif, breakfast or simply a place to relax with a book. The hotel has its own outdoor and children's pools, and sun loungers and parasols are available for guests. There is a poolside snack bar and a hot tub. Bicycles are available to hire from reception and guests can ride to the waterfront or into town. The nearby beach offers plenty of opportunities for swimming and water sports (e.g. water skiing, jet skiing, motor boating, surfing, wind surfing and pedal boating) and there are 8 tennis courts situated just a few steps from away. Guests can also play squash, basketball, volleyball or beach volleyball, mini golf or go horse riding (in some cases fees apply). The nearest golf course is 9 km from the hotel. If guests wish to party until dawn they can visit one of the many discos, pubs and cafés that lie a few steps from the hotel. Worth special mention are Coconut, Rock Island, Barge and Tantra. The hotel organises special excursions to Venice, Florence and Rome during the summer season.
An American buffet breakfast is served each morning. The La Terrazza restaurant is open from April to September. It is personally run by the owners and is based on quality, freshness and a wide range of regional and international specialties. The restaurant is bright and sophisticated and located in a shady area directly on the beach front. It is open from morning until evening aperitif time. At lunch and dinner, a wide selection of seafood specialties and regional dishes are offered.
American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA are accepted by the hotel.
By car: take the A14 motorway BO-AN. Exit at Rimini Sud. Continue, following signs for Rimini Mare (sea), up to Piazzale Tripoli. Once you reach the seafront, head for the port. The hotel is located opposite the bathing establishment, number 8, beside the Grand Hotel.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board
King size bed