Forte dei Marmi, Italy

Forte dei Marmi, Tuscany, Versilia


Forte dei Marmi, meaning “fort of the marbles”, is one of the most exclusive and elegant seaside resorts in Italy and Europe. Located on the Versilia Coast in Northern Tuscany, Forte des Marmi overlooks the Mediterranean Sea. This trendy jewel has been a true style icon since the 1960’s. It is a renowned destination for luxury tourism. Wealthy Italians from Florence, Milan and Genoa flock here for summer fun. Forte dei Marmi is the perfect place for anyone who loves high fashion boutiques, Michelin Star restaurants, and exclusive beach clubs. Thanks to Michelangelo there became a need to build a road to carry precious blocks of “white gold” (marble) from the mountain to the sea. Today, Via del Marmo is the main street that crosses the center of this small town from east to west.

The Small List

Best Hotel

Principe Hotel – A very stylish luxury boutique hotel by the sea that features a modern and contemporary style. With glass walls and doors, it gives an immediate sensation of space, infused with natural light.

Best Restaurants

Le Bistrot – Experience excellence, quality and authentic flavors at Le Bistro where, of course, every gesture is an act of love towards the customers, their tradition and passion for their work. Moreover, it is a family tradition just steps away from the sea.

Ristorante Lorenzo – Forte dei Marmi’s top restaurant where Lorenzo has dedicated his life to bringing the cuisine of Versilia and its extraordinary products and flavors to the forefront. Magic happens here that turns each dish into something truly unforgettable.

Salumeria dai Parmigiani – The best food and wine selection in Forte dei Marmi since 1952.

Best Bar

67 Sky Lounge BarOne of the best and most exclusive European rooftops in Forte dei Marmi. After all, it overlooks Versilia’s landscape in a spectacular and dynamic setting between the Mediterranean sea and the Apuan Alps. It is ideally located in the Principe Hotel.

Forte dei Marmi
Forte dei Marmi
Forte dei Marmi beach
Forte dei Marmi’s ancient pier
Apuan Alps
Strolling the pier
Sunset is near!
Deserted beach clubs and the Apuan Alps
White marble caps of the Apuan Alps
Sunset on the horizon
The Hamptons of Italy
Le Bistrot
Enjoy water sports in the sea or mountain sports in the Apuan Alps
Forte Lorenese, Fortino
Forte dei Marmi beach