Grand Hotel Forte dei Marmi

  • Tuscany & Umbria, Italy, Tuscany Coast

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Grand Hotel Forte dei Marmi is in a perfect position right on the seafront promenade and just a few minutes from the centre of town. The area is well known in Italy as the classiest of the Tuscany Coast resorts and this hotel is a great value option for enjoying it. You’ll have some of the world’s finest beach clubs on your doorstep, alongside the beautiful backdrop of the Apuan Alps.

You'll be swimming in the Med in no time, as there’s a private beach just across the road where you can rent a lounger for the day. The hotel's pool is a nice alternative to the beach. Enjoy a refreshing swim or just relax on one of the sun loungers on the decking that surrounds it. We enjoyed having an Aperol Spritz from the bar and sitting out on the terrace.

The rooms are simply decorated with patterned, tiled floors and all have balconies with partial sea views. In the morning you'll have plenty of choice in the restaurant at the breakfast buffet and if you upgrade to half board you can enjoy evening meals here too. 

Transfer time: approx. 35 mins by private car from Pisa Airport 

Rooms
  • No. of rooms: 60
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 3
  • Official rating: 4

Rooms

Standard Rooms are about 18m² and have a balcony with a side sea view. These rooms sleep two people. All of the rooms are decorated in a comfortable and simple manner with patterned tiled floors and have private bath or shower, air conditioning, television, minibar (on request), safe and hairdryer. Baby cots (0-1.99) are available on request for approx. €10 per day. 

Triple/quad Rooms are about 22m² and sleep 3-4 people. The additional bed is a Sofa Bed. These rooms have a balcony and side sea views. 

Single Rooms are double rooms for sole use and are about 18m². They have a balcony and side sea view. 

 

  • Lift accessible: No
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • Access ramp: No
Tuscany Coast

The Tuscany Coast has been a favoured Italian beach retreat since Roman times. But it really flourished in the early 20th century, when cities like Viareggio decorated the promenade with art deco beach clubs and art nouveau hotels.

Travel north from Viareggio, and you’ll come across Marina di Pietrasanta and its panoramic pier. Forte dei Marmi is right next door – a stylish beach town with sculpture parks and a summer fireworks festival.

Fancy exploring further afield? Fast trains zip from the Tuscany Coast to Pisa and Florence via the rolling Tuscan countryside.

Inghams operate a telephone Rep service on the Tuscan Coast.

Things to do in resort

Location in resort
  • Longitude: 10.169822
  • Latitude: 43.959239
  • Location Description:

     

    Resort centre location, just across from the beach

    300 metres to the nearest bus stop

    500 metres to Forte dei Marmi

    4 kilometres to Forte dei Marmi train station

    13 kilometres to Viareggio

    40 kilometres to Lucca

    40 kilometres to Pisa 

  • Nearest Bus Stop: 150 km

For more information on travel and transport visit our Tuscany Coast page

Facilities

Pools & Beaches

The hotel's outdoor pool is surrounded by decking, with sunbeds and umbrellas (swimming caps are compulsory when in the pool). There's a pool towel service that's payable locally. The bar is just beside the pool and there's a nice terrace where you can sit out with a cool drink.

The beach is just across the road from the hotel. Its a private beach so you can pay for a slounger and parasol for the day locally. Most of the beaches on this coastline are private but a few kilometres from the hotel there is a free public beach where you can lay your own towel down. 

General Facilities

  • Free WiFi 
  • Lift 

 

 

 

 

Meals

Enjoy a Continental buffet style breakfast each morning with hot and cold options. Please note that this hotel cannot cater for gluten-free meals.

Half board includes dinner with waiter service and a choice of four courses at the hotels restaurant (drinks not included).

The hotels bar serves a good selection of reasonably priced drinks. The outdoor terrace is a nice spot to sit with a sun-downer.

  • Dinner service:

    Dinner is served in the hotels own restaurant and offers traditional Italian cuisine. 

Board basis options available

  • Half Board
Location in resort
  • Longitude: 10.169822
  • Latitude: 43.959239
  • Location Description:

     

    Resort centre location, just across from the beach

    300 metres to the nearest bus stop

    500 metres to Forte dei Marmi

    4 kilometres to Forte dei Marmi train station

    13 kilometres to Viareggio

    40 kilometres to Lucca

    40 kilometres to Pisa 

  • Nearest Bus Stop: 150 km

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Grand Hotel Forte dei Marmi
Tuscany Coast, Tuscany & Umbria,Half Board
10/10/2020 - 4 nights
2 adults
From Bristol
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