- Situated in the centre of Montecatini Terme, close to the thermal park
- Family-run hotel with friendly and relaxed atmosphere
The Grand Hotel Francia e Quirinale is situated in the centre of Montecatini Terme with the beautiful thermal park and the train station, just a few minutes walk away. This refined and elegant historic hotel has been with the family Giusfredi-Nencini for four generations. The hotel is decorated with every attention to detail, with fine tapestries, carpets, paintings and statues, all which can be enjoyed in the piano lounge with a glass of Chianti. The delightful swimming pool has a terrace where drinks are served during the summer months; a perfect place to relax after a day being pampered in the beauty centre.
The hotel has 106 rooms (official rating 4 star). Citalia does not accept children at this hotel, however it is not an adults only hotel.
Bars & Restaurants
Included With: Bed & Breakfast, Half Board
8.30am - 10am and 7.30pm - 9pm
Serving buffet breakfast and lunch and dinner, this refined restaurant creates an elegant and friendly atmosphere. Guests can enjoy their traditional Tuscan evening meal accompanied by an extensive wine list.
Guests staying on a half board basis can choose to have either a four course dinner or lunch with a salad buffet.
Lo Scudo D'Achille Lounge Bar
Open 7am - midnight
Open all day serving light refreshments, snacks, coffee and cocktails.
Beach & Pools
The outdoor swimming pool is normally in use May - September and offers use of sunbeds and umbrellas.
Wifi & Parking
Wifi & Parking
Stay connected with the wifi free of charge.
A garage is available and payable locally (approx. €10 per day).
About the location
One of Tuscany’s most prominent spa towns, Montecatini Terme is an intoxicating blend of historic architecture, beautiful scenery and some great local attractions. The area has been inhabited as far back as 10,000 BC, thanks mainly to the impressive natural spa located in the town. Today, however, the town mostly dates from the medieval period, and offers plenty of historic sites for you to explore.
Like many of the towns in the region, this one is split between a lower and upper section, known as Montecatini Bassa (lower) and Montecatini Alto (upper). One of the best ways to go between the two sections is via the town’s historic funicular railway, which has been running since 1888. The upper town is most historic, with pretty cobbled lanes, stunning views and a 12th-century church. The town’s spas are also located here, and are some of the best known in all of Tuscany. While spa treatments have modernised, there are many original spas still standing, including the grand Tettuccio Terme – one of the region’s best.
Montecatini Terme is just over 40 minutes’ drive from Pisa and Florence, so you’ve got plenty of day trip options during your stay here.
Car hire is recommended for this hotel. Montecatini is 31 miles from Florence and 32 miles from Pisa. Simply call us once you’ve completed your booking and we will talk you through the options.
Classic Double Room
Max 2 adults
Classic Double Rooms have been recently renovated in creams, whites and plum colours, furnished with fine paintings and elegant fabrics. They feature a double or twin beds accommodating two adults.
Deluxe Double Room
Max 2 adults
Deluxe Double Rooms are recently renovated and elegantly furnished with fine pieces of art. They feature double or twin beds accommodating two adults and have a view of the inner courtyard or quiet street.
Deluxe Plus Room
Max 2 adults, 1 child
Deluxe Plus Rooms are recently renovated and give a sense of space, with fine furniture and pieces of art definitly worth upgrading to. They feature a double or king-size bed accommodating two adults, and a scenic view. Some rooms have a private balcony or French balcony.
Max 3 adults
Junior Suites are luxuriously furnished with colourful tapestries and parquet flooring. They feature a double or twin beds, spacious living area with a sofa and desk, and can accommodate three adults or two adults and one child. This room type is available on request, please call to book.
Max 4 adults
Suites are located on the highest floors and are light with wooden floors, beautiful paintings and tapestries. They feature a double or twin bedroom and a separate living room with a double sofa bed, two armchairs and a desk. Suites have numerous windows which have stunning views, some of Montecatini, and can accommodate four adults. This room type is available on request, please call to book.
Free Night Offer
1 Free night for stays of 7 nights or more completed by the 07 November 2021.
Based on 1282 traveller reviews
86% of travellers recommended this hotel
What to expect
“ Stylish and intimate hotel - superb staff
Sep 01 2020
We have just completed a one week stay here at Francia e Quirinale and we would thoroughly recommend this hotel for anyone looking for a comfortable base to explore the major cities and attractions...
We have just completed a one week stay here at Francia e Quirinale and we would thoroughly recommend this hotel for anyone looking for a comfortable base to explore the major cities and attractions of Tuscany. The hotel has a very stylish Italian decor, has a lovely outside pool and sun bathing area and is very well located in Monticatini for easy reach to the train station for travelling to Lucca, Florence and Viareggio. San Ginminano is 1 hour by car and Siena is 1 hour 40 minutes. A day at the beach at either Forti di Marmi or Viareggio is only 45 minutes away. The staff here at the hotel are so nice and friendly- they really do look after you and go out of their way to make sure that you have everything you need. Thank you to Roberto, Katie, Serena, Luigia and Simone for making our stay so enjoyable and personable. You are a credit to the hotel.
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“ A medium size, friendly independent hotel with a lovely ambiance
lapsyboy, Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
Aug 16 2020
A medium size, friendly independent hotel with a lovely ambiance. Excellent check in process, we were given the option of communicating rooms with the children, rather than the two rooms we had...
A medium size, friendly independent hotel with a lovely ambiance. Excellent check in process, we were given the option of communicating rooms with the children, rather than the two rooms we had booked - we lost our balcony (sad face), but communicating rooms was a more expensive option that we were not charged for. Also offered parking within the blue zones for 4E per day, good value and hassle free parking.
The staff work hard, saw the breakfast team leaving at midnight and back the next morning, but they were always happy to help. The hotel itself is beautiful, its recently been renovated with some care. Good standard of rooms, but the shared areas and the dining areas are quite beautiful.
Location is excellent, walk to great restaurants bars and the train station etc. As well as the Terme???s. If you have a car dine at Al Bivio - try the steak.
Beds - super comfy, great aircon, the water pressure is high so the walk in showers are fantastic.
Buffet breakfast was good enough - if you???re in the higher grade rooms you have a separate dining area. Sitting outside on the terraced hotel from with waiter bar service is an excellent post dinner opportunity.
Pool area was clean with waiter service (the perfect place for an Aperol)The only slight negative was number of pool sun loungers was too few, and a couple of people thought it was appropriate to ???book??? them by placing towels on them, then disappearing. Global problem and not worth dropping my five star rating.
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