Petit PalaisVia Molino delle Armi 1 Milan 20123200-350 euroBoutique hotel near the Milan Cathedral consisting of 18 cozy and elegant suites with kitchenettes; infants 0-2 stay free, first child with 2 adults free, 2d child with 2 adults charged rate for triple use; baby cots available.
Hotel Principe di SavoiaPiazza della Repubblica 17 Milan 20124220-1200 euroLuxury five-star hotel in Piazza della Repubblica, conveniently located near the Central Train Station and the fun family site Castello Sforzesco. Nice additional amenities include free limo transfer to the city center and an indoor swimming pool. The hotel offers connecting rooms, family rooms, and family suites.
Hotel Regina ElenaVilla Milite Ignoto 44 Santa Margherita Ligure 16038200-380 euroSanta Margherita Ligure is an enchanting town on the sea with a quaint and lively atmosphere that is fun for kids; the Hotel Regina Elena offers a good value for beachfront, with triple rooms that can add up to 1 rollaway bed. The hotel has a seaview pool and private beach club with kids miniclub.
Hotel Cenobio Dei DogiVia Niccolo' Cuneo 34 Camogli 16032190-470 euroFour-star hotel in Camogli with private beach and saltwater swimming pool. Great base for enjoying the Portofino Coast, with easy day trips to Cinque Terre or Genoa. Family rooms and suites are available, along with extra beds for 30 euro/night for children under 12.
Grand Hotel MiramareVia Milite Ignoto 30 Santa Margherita Ligure 16038280-450 euroSanta Margherita Ligure luxury hotel recommended by families. In planning a birthday celebration while abroad, one lucky dad exclaimed: "all I want for my birthday is to stay at the Miramare with my family!" Poised between Portofino and Santa Margherita Ligure, this hotel's ambiance and amenities make for a memorable Riviera experience.
Palazzo Magnani FeroniBorgo San Frediano, 5 Florence 50124 280-400 eurosSmall historic hotel in one of our preferred locations--the Oltrarno district near Piazza Santo Spirito. The hotel is known for it's high quality service and all-suite rooms. Family-friendly rooms include triples and family suites, and the hotel also has an apartment.
Hotel ParisVia dei Nazionale Florence 50123100-180 eurosElegant budget hotel in a 17th-century palazzo in the heart of the historical center near the Duomo and a charming terrace. Triple and quad family rooms are available. Kids under 6 stay free in an extra bed or crib, ages 7-12 pay supplement for extra bed.