MICHELIN Travel Discover the world
Home > > > > > Prato Travel Guide

Where to sleep?

View 14 hotels for Prato

Prato Travel guide Interesting

Prato Sur la place de la Cathédrale. Sur la place de la Cathédrale. Le fleuve Bizenio. Dans la rue Ricasoli.
Enlarge map
Logo LeGuideVert

Prato Interesting : Michelin's recommendations


Prato is an industrial centre specialising in textiles (wool and synthetic materials) and is Central Italy's fourth largest city. The birthplace of the writer Curzio Malaparte, the city has been under the influence of Florence since the 14C. Like many Tuscan cities, it was once a rich centre of art, as can be seen in its historic centre. The cathedral, dedicated to the veneration of the Holy Girdle and decorated by the artist Filippo Lippi, is particularly worthy of note.

View 8 Tourist attractions Prato

Tourist attractions Prato : Things to see and do

  • Palazzo Pretorio Interesting

    Piazza del Comune I - 59100 Prato

    The architecture is part Romanesque, part Gothic, and the former residence of the "captain of the people" (holder in the Middle Ages of executive power) dominates a charming little square adorned by a graceful bronze fountain of the child B..

  • Duomo (Cathedral) Interesting

    Piazza del Duomo I - 59100 Prato

    Half-Romanesque, half-Gothic, this cathedral forms a most harmonious ensemble. Of note is the external circular pulpit, intended for the presentation of the Holy Girdle and, inside, the Chapel of the Holy Girdle. However, it is the frescoes by Filipp..

  • San Francesco (St Francis Church)

    Piazza San-Francesco-d'Assisi I - 59100 Prato

    This was begun at the end of the 13C and has a high facade striped with green marble which crowns a triangular front added at the end of the 15C. Inside, much restored, the capitulary room (or Migliorati chapel) has frescoes by Nicola di Pietro Gerin..

View 8 Tourist attractions Prato Top of page
View 14 Hotels Prato

Hotels Prato

  • Hotel Flora Three stars Three stars Three stars

    Via Benedetto Cairoli 31 I - 59100 Prato

    Prix Prices from : 45 €

    Opened in 1955, Hotel Flora is housed in a 19th century building set in a quiet area in the historic centre of Prato, close to major monuments, museums and theatres. Owned and managed by a family of local hoteliers, the hotel offers comfortable a..

  • Hotel San Marco Three stars Three stars Three stars

    Piazza San Marco 48 I - 59100 Prato

    Prix Prices from : 50 €

    Offering a panoramic terrace and free private parking, Hotel San Marco boasts a very central location in Prato. Guests enjoy free use of bikes and a small gym, plus free Wi-Fi. All air conditioned and en suite, rooms at the San Marco include an elec..

  • Hotel Toscana

    Piazza G. Ciardi 3 I - 59100 Prato

    Hotel Toscana is located opposite Prato's Nuovo Polo Universitario (P.I.L), just 3 km from the business areas of Macrolotto 1 and Macrolotto 2. Wi-Fi is free throughout. The Toscana is also a short walk from Prato Railway Station, with frequent trai..

View 14 Hotels Prato Top of page
View 4 Restaurants Prato

Restaurants Prato

View 4 Restaurants Prato Top of page

Top of page