Riccione, Italy - travel guide with information on hotels, restaurants and much more

If truth be told, Riccione is one hip summer destination on the Adriatic Riviera and, together with Rimini, is also one of the top seaside resorts in Northern Italy.

The most likely profile of the Riccione tourist is that of the young and restless people who come here lured by the unleashed and outgoing cheerfulness from the 60’s on which is to be found all over the place, starting with the local discos on the Riviera and in the city centre. On the other hand, if you are one happy family, you are sure to fit in here and be sure to spend some quality time as well. Ricione is widely known across Italy for its theme parks – Oltremare, Aquafan and Indiana - which offer a wide range of attractions for adults and children alike: dolphins, seals, or sea horses are just few of the sea animals you can admire here.

Accommodation in Riccione means innovation and high-quality services combined with a lasting tradition of hospitality provided by more than 460 hotels, hundreds of apartments, campsites and rooms for rent.

After an exhausting sunny day spent on the beach you can escape in your hotel room or your rented room on the Riviera or take a long walk on one of the main streets in Riccione - viale Dante and viale Ceccarini and lose yourself into your memories past, present or future wrapped in the soft mixed tunes hearing from the discos or in the spicy smells of the foods cooked in the restaurants on the beach or all over Riccione.

If the theme parks or the beach are not your thing, then cycling might be one of them. Cycling is not only popular but also lucrative in the Emilia Romagna area, so that a number of Riccione s hotels have teamed up to benefit from this: these hotels provide specific facilities for cycling tourists, including bike hire, cycle storage and tour guides – which are a suitable opportunity for you to get in touch with the cultural side of a historical Riccione.

When the twilight begins to settle in and when the street lamps are lit, do come and enjoy the heaven like cocktails and exotic fruits, the music and barefoot dancing on the beach.

Should you enjoy nightlife, Riccione offers you a great choice of clubs and discos, famous for being in the forefront for trendy music and design. The open-air dance floors are an amusing option for all who love the evergreen folk music or the witty salsa and samba rhythm.

Other Italian Resorts on the Adriatic Sea

Venice makes a perfect daytrip destination from Jesolo, which is no dismissible feature. But surely Jesolo has its own inner assets. Of these, beaches go without saying, since Jesolo is a seaside resort, but one should always take into consideration the rewarding shopping and nightlife opportunities too.

Caorle has a wealth of beaches which enable excellent pastime activities. Exploring and admiring at the same time the historic center and the lagoon in Caorle are ideal for diversifying one’s stay on the Adriatic Sea.

For a taste of what Venice means less its characteristic bustle, one should always want to experience Grado, the miniature Venice of Italy. Besides its resemblance to Venice, which always occasions great sightseeing sprees, Grado is recommendable for it thermal baths and water parks, amongst others.

Bibione strikes by the manifoldness of its attractions. These range from nature exploration to spa centers, beaches and sports activities, fun and water parks to trips to the surroundings. These opportunities are sustained by the diversity of accommodation solutions, ranging from 5-star hotels to camping sites.

A beach resort can not rely on beaches exclusively and pretend to be popular. This is why Ligano is a place where sunbathing proper is complemented by golf clubs and fun and water parks, scuba diving and horse riding and what not.

The hotels in Lignano, just as anywhere else, are meant to service the tourist platform of the resort. And actually, they do it quite well, since their variety as to rating and prices is fairly compatible with all tastes and budgets.

The tourist rating of Riccione is chiefly owed to its own inner assets, but its close proximity to the northerner Rimini surely enhances even more its visibility. Rimin is the largest seaside resort in north Italy, a feature substantiated both by its huge popularity and by the some 1000 and more hotels and various accommodation solutions available in Rimini.

Hotels in Riccione

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Gemma

Gemma

The Gema hotel is an elegant 3-star hotel in Riccione, situated at 100 meters from the Viale Dante shopping area and 700 meters from the marina. The 41 soundproofed rooms have a private…

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Gran Bretagna

Gran Bretagna

The Gran Bretagna hotel is a 3 star superior hotel in Riccione situated at less than 1 km from Viale Ceccarini, the famous commercial avenue. The rooms have a complete bathroom, safety…

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Lungomare

Lungomare

Hotel Lungomare is situated in Riccione, one of the most popular tourist destinations in Italy. Each one of the 56 rooms has a balcony with sea view, air conditioning, safety deposit…

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Ambassador

Ambassador

The Ambassador hotel is situated at 50 meters from the sea in Riccione, between Viale Ceccarini and Riccione Thermal Baths. The 52 rooms and suites are equipped with air conditioning,…

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San Leo

San Leo

The San Leo hotel is situated in a quiet area near the famous boulevard Viale Ceccarini and the beach in Riccione. The rooms are equipped with air conditioned, a complete bathroom,…

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Ideal Bianchini

Ideal Bianchini

The hotel Ideal Bianchini is situated at just 100 meters from the seafront in Riccione and close to the nightclubs and shopping venues from Viale Ceccarini. The 38 rooms are equipped…

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Ascot

Ascot

The Ascot hotel is situated in a residential area of Riccione, close to the Via Ceccarini and other tourist attractions. The comfortable and elegant rooms are equipped with a complete…

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Apollo

Apollo

The Apollo hotel is situated at 20 meters from the sea, close to the city center of Riccione. The 42 soundproofed rooms have air conditioning, heating and a balcony with sea view.…

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Residences in Riccione


Noha Suite

Noha Suite

The Noha Suite Hotel is situated directly on the beach in Riccione. The 34 apartments can accommodate up to 6 people and are equipped with wireless internet connection, complete bathroom,…

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Apartments Lungomare

Apartments Lungomare

The Lungomare Residences are situated in Riccione, in a central area, close to the sea. The various types of apartments have a well equipped kitchen with dish washer, microwave or…

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Nocchiero

Nocchiero

The Nocchiero residence is situated half way between the famous boulevard Viale Dante and the beach in Riccione. The apartments are equipped with air conditioning, central heating,…

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Attractions in Riccione

Rimini Delfinario

Located in Rimini, Rimini Delfinario is both a museum and a leisure opportunity. Located on the seashore, the venue is just a short distance from Riccione.

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Villa Franceschi Modern and Contemporary Art Gallery

Villa Franceschi Modern and Contemporary Art Gallery in Riccione in one of the few cultural venues of the resort focusing on the theme indicated by its name

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Mirabilandia

As far as it may be located from Riccione, that is, in Ravenna, Mirabilandia is worth all the efforts to get there, being both a fun and a water park.

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Bike trips

Bike trips stand for one of the most inspired manner of discovering Riccione and its surroundings. Plenty of itineraries are available for passionate bikers

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