Why so chic?
Why travel experts chose this hotel
Only when you book with Chic
An elegant boutique in the historic thermal town of Montecatini, Tuscany, Hotel Montecatini Palace has a bold, contemporary design that stands out from more traditional Tuscan hotels. The minimalist, monochrome décor is complemented by splashes of chrome and sleek, modern furniture. The hotel features a fully-equipped Clarins spa, giving guests over 450 square metres of holistic wellbeing, and there is a chic rooftop pool perfect for lounging beside during the summer months. The hotel’s restaurant has a stylishly contemporary décor that is matched by its menu of modern twists on Tuscan classics. Hotel Montecatini Palace is a sumptuous, luxurious experience, perfect for spoiling yourself and a loved one.
Begin your day with a stellar breakfast, featuring fresh seasonal fruit, yoghurt, pastries, and torta di latte prepared daily by the chef, as well as an array of savoury local treats.
The Restaurant Francy offers elegant fine-dining, with a menu that changes according to the seasons. Meals are inspired by Tuscan cooking and ingredients, with a contemporary, international twist, so expect dishes such as Chianina beef tartare with Himalayan salt, or salt-cod cappellacci ravioli, with Livorno-style ragu. Meals are served either in the romantic dining room, decked out in soft creams and greys; or al fresco during the sultry summer nights, surrounded by gurgling water features.
Bedrooms are comfortable, with wooden whitewashed floors, leather and chrome furnishings, and white interiors giving an impression of sleek, contemporary minimalism. Many of the rooms have views of the town and surrounding countryside. For an indulgent treat splash out on one of the luxury suites with its own hot tub, large enough for two.
The town of Montecatini has a long history as a wellness destination, thanks to its thermal mineral waters, and the Monte Spa is perfect for physical and mental rejuvenation. Relax in the sauna or steam room, enjoy a sensory shower, or take advantage of one of the massages and beauty treatments on offer. Complimenting the restful atmosphere of the spa, there is a stylish rooftop terrace which offers fantastic views over the town and the surrounding Tuscan countryside. During the summer months a soft breeze drifts across the sun loungers and poolside bar making it the perfect place to snooze in the summer sun.
Get closer to the cuisine of Tuscany with chocolate, wine, food and olive oil tastings all on offer, or uncover the culinary secrets of Tuscan cooking at one of the hotel’s cooking courses.
The hotel is well placed to explore the charming town of Montecatini. Take a look around the beautiful frescoed ceilings of the historic Terme Tettuccio, or take the clattering funicular to Montecatini Alto, a charming hilltop hamlet with atmospheric medieval streets and historic churches.
How to get there
Montecatini Centro train station is a 10-minute walk from the hotel (800m)
To best explore Tuscany, we recommend hiring a car
Florence Airport is a 40-minute drive from the hotel (42km)
Pisa International Airport is a 45-minute drive from the hotel (61km)