6 Bike Hotels specialised in cycling hospitality
Elegance and modernity, tradition and retro feel, rooms or chalets… choosing to spend a sporting holiday in San Marino means enjoying experiences with a little something extra.
La Grotta HotelHotel website
In the heart of the historical centre of the City of San Marino – a UNESCO World Heritage Site – La Grotta Hotel is a short distance from the symbolic monuments of the Republic, such as Palazzo Pubblico and Piazza della Libertà. Welcoming you to this ancient land of liberty, the hotel stands in a strategic location in this small state, and boasts sophisticated interior design and a cosy atmosphere thanks to the best sustainable technologies.
The spacious rooms come in various types and sizes (double, triple and family room), and have been renovated with taste and style, offering a breathtaking view of Montefeltro. If you’re looking for an intimate and elegant place to sit, you will also find a Smart Lounge here – a relaxing space for hotel guests.
Hotel San Marino iDesignHotel website
Timeless art and culture blend within the walls of this modern, bright and friendly establishment, about 1 km from the historical town centre, where you can enjoy a wide panorama stretching from the sea to Monte Titano. The hotel is already a very popular destination for passing cyclists due to its strategic location, a springboard for splendid tours of the hinterland. The rooms are decorated in a modern style, some of them featuring modern and contemporary works of art. To pay tribute to the art and culture of other civilisations, each floor is dedicated to a continent. You will feel like this is your home away from home.
Thanks to its unusual location, you can reach the historical centre through the city’s “vecchia galleria”, or old tunnel, experiencing the charm of train travel in the early 1900s. The hotel also has ample parking and a garage.
Garden Village HotelHotel website
Immersed in a natural park, Garden Village San Marino stands on a panoramic hillside, just 5 km by car from San Marino’s historical centre. Thanks to its location, you can easily reach the Romagna Riviera and the art cities of San Leo, Gradara and Urbino, and the major theme parks of the Riviera (Mirabilandia, Aquafan, Oltremare and Miniature Italy).
35 chalets to experience San Marino, surrounded by nature and based on your needs: cosy and economical, elegant, comfortable and functional, or the more spacious family chalets to share with your family. A relaxing place for sports enthusiasts, you will also find a mini club with swimming pool, soccer field, tennis court, volleyball court, skatepark and, finally, an area dedicated to your 4-legged friends.
Palace HotelHotel website
Located along the San Marino Superstrada (highway) in Serravalle, the Palace Hotel is ideal for those who love to indulge in tasteful and refined holidays, and is near the Riviera and historical city centre. The charming rooms are elegantly decorated and are able to satisfy all guests, from those arriving for a short stay, to those who stay for longer periods and want only the best, with unique, bespoke services.
Panoramic indoor pool with Jacuzzi area, wellness area and roof garden… nothing is lacking, and returning to the hotel after your cycling outings will seem heaven-sent, soaking up the view of the valleys below, which expands towards the sea for as far as the eye can see.
Hotel TitanoHotel website
For lovers of tradition, Hotel Titano best represents the culture of hospitality inherent in this ancient Land of Liberty, and is located in a prime location to better enjoy the atmosphere of the historical town centre. The entire staff participates in making your stay at the hotel and in San Marino as pleasant as possible, creating a family atmosphere and taking care of every aspect in detail. Osteria Nettare Divino is the more informal and characteristic of the recommended restaurants, geared towards quick breaks when returning from your cycling outings, without neglecting the excellence of the local food and wine.
The Single, Classic and Superior rooms and the Junior Suite are all characterised by the palazzo’s classical, antique style, and offer evocative views of the Mediaeval Contrade, the little squares in the historical centre or the Palazzo del Governo (Government House).
Guests can also avail themselves of the Centro Maurice Mességué wellness centre, located at the Grand Hotel San Marino, just 200 metres away.
Grand Hotel San MarinoHotel website
If you’re looking for modern and stylish accommodation a stone’s throw from the historical centre, the Grand Hotel San Marino is the place for you. Elegance and quality are combined with modern technology, and you can enjoy the best traditional, international, low-calorie and organic cuisine at Ristorante La Terrazza, where you feel like you’re suspended between heaven and earth, delighting in a feast for both the eyes and the palate. At the Terrazza restaurant pride of place is given to the fresh pasta, homemade according to local tradition, following instructions handed down from generation to generation.
The breathtaking view of the Montefeltro valley is the backdrop to this establishment which, thanks to its Centro Maurice Mességué, is also ideal for purposes of wellness when you return from your cycling outings.