The Gasperini-Giorgetti family's fusion of tradition, professionalism, and love for their work makes Hotel FRANCA the ideal place to spend a holiday. With over 60 years of experience in the hotel business, we have taken the legendary hospitality of the 1950s and 60s eras and integrated it into a modern and innovative premises, transforming our guests from mere tourists into the focus of a friendly and fun environment.
The Hotel is conveniently located in the middle of Igea Marina's downtown area: 50 metres from the beach, equidistant from the town's two pedestrian islands, and only 150m from the splendid Parco del Gelso. Though close to all of Igea Marina's hotspots, the Hotel nonetheless maintains an atmosphere of tranquillity.
Our welcoming veranda, inviting pool, and well stocked American bar have all been specially designed and positioned close together to make your experience unforgettable. Gigi, Franca, Marcello, and all the staff at Hotel Villa Franca are always at your service to help transform your vacation into a lasting memory.
Hotel FRANCA offers the following free services to make your stay more pleasant and comfortable:
- private parking adjoining the Hotel
- secure covered parking within 400m (controlled access)
- Wi-Fi access
- internet point
- outdoor pool
- covered pool within 700m (controlled access)
- tennis courts within 500m (controlled access)
- gym within 1000m (controlled access)
- bicycle use
- children's play area (with toys for children)
- heating and air-conditioning throughout the Hotel
For your comfort, all rooms are equipped with:
- wide balcony
- private bathroom with shower
- private safe
- Wi-Fi access
- heating and air-conditioning
- fire-safety features
For large groups, Hotel FRANCA also offers communicating rooms.
Building on the tradition of the world-famous Romagnola cuisine, our chefs draw on a wide range of gastronomic cultures, including regional, ethnic, and nouvelle cuisines - an array that is sure to please even the most demanding palates.
Wake up to the aromas of pastries and cakes fresh out of the oven, fresh fruit, yoghurt, and the smell of strong Italian coffee and delicate green tea. For guests with heartier tastes, we also offer eggs, bacon, and cold cuts to start your morning on the right foot. Our extensive wine list is home to more than 50 labels from all over Italy. Our refined selection includes fragrant notes of citrus, berries, vanilla, oak, and much more, so you are sure to find the perfect match for all our dishes.
Hotel Franca's pool is the perfect place to spend breezy afternoons-or for anyone who wants to tan without going to the beach. Our pool measures 12m x 6m with a depth ranging from 0.7m to 1.7m, and our water well maintained and cleaned regularly.
Surrounded by magnolias, palms, and oleanders, our pool chairs are always ready to offer a moment of pure relaxation with soft music and warm sun. Children can play safely in the shallow end of the pool, where a lifeguard is always present in case of emergency. We also offer games and family-friendly entertainment to add moments of laughter and fun to your evening.
If requested in advance, the Hotel can also organise lessons in snorkelling, scuba diving and lifeguard training with the collaboration of our certified physical therapist.
Hotel FRANCA's guests will find themselves very much at ease amidst our family-friendly environment. We have created a covered play space for families with younger children, just adjacent to the pool. A blackboard, chalk, paints, watercolours, a playhouse with play-size furniture, swings, an obstacle course and more allow our young guests to spend hours amusing themselves and making new friends.
Don't forget our pool with a shallow end of 70 cm, the ideal place for kids to make their first few strokes. Babies can enjoy the weather in a cradle under the watch of a lifeguard. We regularly organise pool games for adults and children, creating a fun and interactive atmosphere. Additionally, the beach offers a generous space for children, where they can unwind with their feet in the sand on play-mats with inflatable toys, swings, slides, and much more. Beach activities entertainment organised daily are sure to please everyone during your holiday.
For any dietary concerns or food allergies, our chefs (with the help of Grandma Franca) will be more than happy to accommodate any dietary restrictions and special dishes for children. Cradles, cribs, cots, and highchairs/booster-seats for young children are available.