Hotel Universo, Lucca

3 stelle
Piazza Del Giglio 1, 55100 Lucca Map
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Wonderful 9.4/10
Score based on 46 reviews

Alors que nous souhaitions passer un séjour calme, nous avons été accueillis en plein festival de musique qui avait lieu sur la place! Le...

Sabine, Belgium


Ryszard, Poland

The hotel staff are all so friendly and helpful -nothing too much trouble. The location is perfect- 150 yards to the Church of Giovanni...

Barbara, United Kingdom

Das Hotel hat eine Speisesaal für Frühstück, die hoffnungslos vollgestopft ist mit Tischen und Stühlen. Da die Tische auch mit d. Ecken z...


Unstable Wi-fi.

Synne Merete Eriksen, Norway

I would definitely stay there again. The hotel has old world charm and is accessible to everything.

Jane, Italy

We loved it and the town....hope to return at some future date.

Barry, Canada

A chairlift would be nice!

Mia, Denmark

Great place except shower, no inclosure so water goes everywhere. Breakfast staff grouchy.

Claudia, United States

L'impatto con la struttura è decisamente buono. Le camere però sono molto spartane ed alcune decisamente piccole. Il personale è molto ge...

Smack Consulting Srl, Italy

Occupavo la camera 56 che presentava una enorme macchia di umido sul tetto. La carta da parati presentava vistose scollature

Nadia, Italy

L'hotel è davvero molto curato ed accogliente, il sottofondo jazz 24 ore su 24 poi è davvero una cosa rilassante! Gli unici due a...

Michele, Italy

This hotel was great, beautiful, helpful. I left some dresses in the closet and they were helpful and efficient in sending them back....

Justine, United States

General Description

The Universo Hotel is a historic 18th century residence, which became a hotel in 1857, situated in the heart of Lucca, between the town theatre and the magnificent Ducal Palace.

Found in a breathtaking panoramic location overlooking the Duomo, Piazza Napoleone and the 18th century theatre of Piazza del Giglio, this hotel has preserved untouched the atmosphere of bygone days in the style of the rooms and the elegant halls, at the same time offering a high quality standard of service and hospitality.

With its 56 elegant rooms, Universo Hotel is the ideal option for a holiday of culture, art and relaxation, just a stone’s throw from the wonders of Lucca and its surroundings.

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Room Type
Twin for single occupancy
Superior Twin

Universo Hotel offers classic style rooms, simple yet functional, all differing in shape and dimension.

Providing modern comforts and services, they also offer a delightful view over one of Lucca's most beautiful squares.

Rooms available: Twin, Triple, Twin for single occupancy, Superior Twin.

Services included in the price

  • 24 Hour Reception Desk
  • Air-conditioning in public areas
  • Left-luggage Facilities
  • Lift
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets are Welcome
  • Porter
  • Quick Check-In and Check-Out
  • Reading lounge
  • Safe-deposit box
  • Small Pets are Welcome
  • Tourist Information Offices

Services available for a fee

  • Babysitting Service
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bike Rides
  • City Tours
  • Daily papers
  • Dietetic Cuisine
  • Dry-cleaning
  • Fax Service
  • Group Catering
  • Internal parking in private garage
  • Internal undercover parking
  • International Cuisine
  • Internet Point
  • Internet connection
  • Interpreting Services
  • Ironing Room
  • Laundry Room
  • Limousine Service
  • Massages
  • Medical Service
  • Meeting / Conference Equipment Hire
  • Photocopying Service
  • Restaurant
  • Shoe-shining machine
  • Transport to/from the Airport
  • Transport to/from the Beach
  • Transport to/from the Exhibition Center
  • Transport to/from the Port
  • Typical local cuisine

Features of the hotel

  • Family Rooms
  • Gay Friendly
  • Historic building
  • Historic residence
  • Panoramic View
  • Recently renovated
  • Rooms for Non-Smokers
  • Rooms for Smokers
  • VIP Rooms

Location of the hotel

How to reach the hotel

By car

From the A11 Firenze Mare motorway, take the Lucca Est exit. Continue along Viale Europa towards Central Station, enter the ancient Walls through Porta San Pietro and follow directions to the hotel until reaching Piazza del Giglio.

By train

The Lucca railway station is along the same railway line as Viareggio, Pisa, Firenze, and Pistoia.

By plane

The nearest airport is the Pisa Galileo Galilei Airport.

Nearby points of interest


Shopping Center
  • Via Fillungo 320 m Via Fillungo - Lucca


  • Astra 20 m Piazza Del Giglio, 7 - Lucca
  • Centrale 260 m Via Di Poggio, 36 - Lucca
  • Italia 700 m Via Santa Gemma Galgani, 32 - Lucca
  • Teatro Comunale Del Giglio 30 m Piazza Del Giglio, 13 - Lucca
  • Moderno 240 m Via Vittorio Emanuele, 19 - Lucca
  • Palasport Bowling Lucca 2.36 km Viale Corsica, 25 - Lucca
Sports Centre
  • Stadio Comunale Porta Elisa 1.23 km Via Dello Stadio, 2 - Lucca
Sport Complex
  • Gymnic Nuoto 840 m Via Delle Tagliate San Donato, 5 - Lucca
  • Palazzetto Dello Sport 1.02 km Via Delle Tagliate Iii - Lucca
  • Atletica Leggera 1.02 km Via Delle Tagliate Iii - Lucca
  • Piscina Al Chiuso 1.02 km Via Delle Tagliate Iii - Lucca
  • Campi Da Tennis 1.23 km Via Dello Stadio, 2 - Lucca
  • San Lorenzo 1965 1.28 km Via Del Tiro A Segno, 99 - Lucca
  • Centro Ippico 1.40 km Via Della Scogliera - Lucca
  • Pista Di Pattinaggio Il Brennero 1.96 km Strada Statale Dell'Abetone E Del Br - Lucca
  • Polisportiva San Filippo 2.12 km Via Di Fontanella, 29 - Lucca
  • Campo Henderson 2.13 km Via Dei Salicchi - Lucca
  • Palazzetto Della Scherma 2.89 km Via Issima Annunziata Traversa Iii, 73 - Santissima Annunziata
  • Campo Sportivo Di Softball 3.38 km Via Della Chiesa Di Toringo - Pieve San Paolo
  • Isola Bassa 4.85 km
Golf Course
  • Campo Pratica Vicopelago 3.07 km

Car and Travel

Car Hire
  • Giglio <20 m Piazza Del Giglio, 4 - Lucca
  • Hertz 710 m Strada Reg. Dell'Abetone E Del Brenn59, 59 - Lucca
  • Lazzi 710 m Strada Reg. Dell'Abetone E Del Brenn135, 135 - Lucca
  • Euromobil Audi Center Terigi 970 m Via Delle Fornacette, 52 - Lucca
  • Sixt (Lucca) 1.16 km Via Angelo Orzali, 391 - Lucca
Outdoor Car Park
  • Lorenzini 290 m Corso Garibaldi, 5 - Lucca
  • Piazza San Pietro Somaldi 620 m Piazza San Pietro Somaldi - Lucca
  • Piazza San Francesco 790 m Via Della Quarquonia - Lucca
  • Piazza San Ponziano 800 m Piazza San Ponziano - Lucca
  • Via Dei Bacchettoni 900 m Via Dei Bacchettoni - Lucca
Covered Car Park
  • Fratelli Pasquinelli 360 m Via Vittorio Emanuele, 78 - Lucca
Park and Ride Car Park
  • Viale Carducci 450 m Viale Giosuè Carducci - Lucca

Main Buildings

Town Hall
  • Municipio Lucca 380 m Via Cesare Battisti, 13 - Lucca
  • Piana Di Lucca 1.71 km Località Campo Di Marte - Lucca
  • Piana Di Lucca-Pronto Soccorso 1.71 km Località Campo Di Marte - Lucca
  • Biblioteca Statale 420 m Via Santa Maria Corteorlandini, 12 - Lucca
  • Biblioteca Alti Studi Lucca 800 m Piazza San Ponziano - Lucca

What to see

Exhibition/Conference Center
  • Centro Congressi Di Lucca 60 m Piazza Del Giglio, 3 - Lucca
  • Villa Bottini 590 m Via Elisa, 9 - Lucca
  • Palasport 1.02 km Via Delle Tagliate Iii - Lucca
Historic Monument
  • Palazzo Ducale 70 m Piazza Napoleone - Lucca
  • Palazzo Gigli 100 m Piazza San Giusto, 10 - Lucca
  • Chiesa Di San Girolamo 120 m Via San Girolamo - Lucca
  • Chiesa Di San Giusto 120 m Corte Del Biancone - Lucca
  • Chiesa Dei Ss. Giovanni E Reparata 130 m Via Del Duomo - Lucca
  • Palazzo Pretorio 170 m Piazza San Michele - Lucca
  • Palazzo Cenami 180 m Via Roma - Lucca
  • Chiesa Di Sant'Alessandro 190 m Piazza Sant'Alessandro - Lucca
  • Palazzo Micheletti 190 m Piazza San Martino - Lucca
  • Cappella Musicale Santa Cecilia 190 m Via Francesco Carrara - Lucca
  • Duomo 190 m Piazza San Martino - Lucca
  • Chiesa Di San Romano 190 m Piazza San Romano - Lucca
  • Palazzo Casa Dell'Opera Del Duomo 190 m Piazza San Martino - Lucca
  • Chiesa Di San Cristoforo 200 m Via Fillungo - Lucca
  • Fontana Del Nottolini 200 m Piazza Antelminelli - Lucca
  • Convento San Romano 220 m Piazza San Romano - Lucca
  • Museo Del Risorgimento 120 m Cortile Degli Svizzeri, 6 - Lucca
  • Museo Della Cattedrale 240 m Piazza Antelminelli, 5 - Lucca
  • Museo Nazionale Del Fumetto 240 m Piazza San Romano, 4 - Lucca
  • Casa Natale Giacomo Puccini 270 m Corte San Lorenzo, 9 - Lucca
  • Nazionale Di Palazzo Mansi 390 m Via Galli Tassi, 43 - Lucca
  • Gabinetto Di St. Naturale E Fisica 460 m Via Degli Asili, 35 - Lucca
  • Orto Botanico Comun. Cesare Bicchi 610 m Via Del Giardino Botanico, 14 - Lucca
Tourist Attraction
  • Piazza Napoleone 30 m Piazza Napoleone - Lucca
  • Cortile Carrara 70 m Piazza Napoleone - Lucca
  • Cortile Degli Svizzeri 70 m Piazza Napoleone - Lucca
  • Piazza Antelminelli 250 m Piazza Antelminelli - Lucca
  • Piazza Anfiteatro 500 m Piazza Dell'Anfiteatro - Lucca
Tourist Information Offices
  • Apt Lucca, Cortile Carrara 90 m Cortile Degli Svizzeri - Lucca
  • Apt Lucca, Piazza Guidiccioni 350 m Piazza Guidiccioni, 2 - Lucca
  • Informazioni Turistiche Lucca 540 m Piazzale Giuseppe Verdi - Lucca
  • Apt Lucca, Piazza Santa Maria 780 m Piazza Santa Maria, 35 - Lucca
  • Tourist Check Point 1.72 km Viale Gaetano Luporini - Lucca


  • Aeroporto Lucca Tassignano 5.85 km Capannori (Lucca)
  • Aeroporto Galileo Galilei 17.93 km Pisa
  • Aeroporto Amerigo Vespucci 56.48 km Florence
  • Aeroporto Di Siena 88.71 km Sovicille (Siena)
  • Aeroporto Di Reggio Emilia 96.59 km Reggio Emilia
  • Aeroporto Guglielmo Marconi 99.27 km Bologna
Train Station
  • Lucca 480 m Viale Camillo Benso Conte Di Cavour - Lucca
  • San Pietro A Vico 4.27 km Via Stazione Iii - San Pietro A Vico
All distances shown here are in a straight line, unless indicated otherwise - the distance by land transport may increase depending on the available routes. Please refer to the map for further information on the location of the hotels.

Hotel Universo: Reservation Conditions

Check In: 14:00 - 23:00
Check Out: 12:00
Payment Methods:

Visa, American Express, Euro/Master Card, Bancomat ATM Card, Diners Club, Cash, Carta Si, Maestro

Standard Terms of Cancellation

No cancellation penalties will be charged if notification is given at least 2 days prior to arrival.
In case of cancellations made after this date or no-shows, the first night will be charged to the credit card provided.
No advance payment required; this room will be paid for directly at the hotel.

Note: these are the Standard conditions and may vary according to the season, type of room and rate selected. Please pay close attention to the details of the rate selected when making a reservation.

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