About the Hotel
The flowing beauty of Northern Italy courses through the streets of Reggio Emilia, leading you to the perfect confluence of modern comfort and classic Italian style in the magnificent Hotel Posta. Originally built in 1280, and recently awarded as one of the oldest regional businesses by the President of the Chamber of Commerce, this beautiful hotel radiates pure elegance, and is imbued with well-earned pride fostered over the 500 years since first opening its doors. Individually styled rooms are spacious and bright, with an inviting warmth and quiet, tranquil charm. Brilliant natural light shines through large picture windows, while a view of the city and Piazza Prampolini is sure to delight. Rich wood floors lead past cream colored walls, while vibrantly styled beds, lounges, and accents create a truly enchanting ambiance. From its origins as a palace, through numerous owners and splendid renovations, the Hotel Posta invites you to experience its elegant style and the beauty of classic Italy.
On your first morning wake to a wonderful buffet in the classically elegant breakfast room, then venture out into the city for a fabulous day of exploring. Make your way to the Basilica della Ghiaria, built in 1597 and the city's most important church, and gaze up at the beautiful Renaissance-style dome and artwork. Continue on to the Museo del Tricolore to learn about the birth of the national flag, then explore the Musei Civici's 18th century art and archeological works, as well as the Galleria Parmeggiani's wonderful 19th century collections. In the afternoon take a fabulous wine and cheese tour, sampling fine vintages and locally crafted parmigiano reggiano cheese, or head to the nearby town of Maranello to visit the fascinating Ferrari Museum. Spend a day immersed in the beauty of the Italian countryside, hiking through the verdant hills and valleys surrounding the city, and return that evening to take in an opera or ballet at the gorgeous Romolo Valli Municipal Theater. With your stay at Hotel Posta, discover the historic wonders of the city as you enjoy how truly enchanting it is today.