Rome's best hotels for when you want to live La Dolce Vita

When it comes to hotels, Rome definitely raises the bar on luxury lodgings. If money isn't an issue, then there is no shortage of ritzy and glamorous hotels where you can rest your pretty little head at night. If your idea of a dolce vita vacation is pampering yourself with plush king-sized beds fitted with haute couture sheets and lounging by the roof-top pool then the Exedra Boscolo Hotel Rome is definitely the way to go. For sexy design and a swanky all-inclusive spa, the Hotel Aleph is your haven. Then of course, there's the Hotel Hassler for your million dollar views. The Hotel de Russie is a all class and luxury comfort and design and with its super decadent spa and award winning restaurants and bars, is top pic for those wanting to stay in the heart of the action. For a further in-depth look at the top luxury hotels of Rome, 10Best has a full list for you right here.



Aleph Rome Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton
Photo courtesy of Aleph Rome Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton


For hedonistic pleasure, the nouveau riche choose to stay at the smart and sassy Aleph Hotel. Its interior was purposely designed to represent Dante's Divine Comedy. The lobby and lounge areas are meant to represent Inferno with its rich red and...  Read More

Rome Cavalieri, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts
Photo courtesy of Rome Cavalieri


After a hard day's work of shopping and sightseeing, there's no better place to kick your feet back and relax than at the Rome Cavalieri Hotel. Perched up on the Monte Mario hill, the Cavalieri is a lush retreat for travelers looking for a...  Read More

San Giovanni/Termini/Colle Oppio/San Lorenzo


Palazzo Manfredi is a magnificent historic villa that serves today as a small boutique five-star hotel. The beauty is really in the detail at this beautiful establishment, right from its rooms and opulent suites to the spectacular rooftop view...  Read More



Located just around the corner from one of Rome's most prominent monuments, the Pantheon is the exquisite and always reliable Grand Hotel De la Minerve. This 5-star hotel is positioned in a tiny piazza called Piazza della Minerva across from...  Read More

Airport - Fco


The St. Regis Grand Hotel is a favorite among the stars including the Material Girl herself, Madonna who has often stayed here during concerts and other events. The hotel is much too glorious for the neighborhood, located not too far from Rome's...  Read More

Airport - Fco


Just 30 minutes from the center of Rome and 10 minutes drive from the Leonardo Da Vinci airport, lies QC Terme. A luxurious five star spa resort. Complete with outdoor heated pools and spa tubs, an indoor hydro spa area (with steam room, saunas,...  Read More



Located on a corner directly in front of the American Embassy on the famous Via Veneto, is the Westin Excelsior Hotel. Its striking presence resembles that of an elegantly baked wedding cake crowned with a magestic cupola dome on top. The...  Read More

Airport - Fco


The Hotel Hassler sits atop the Spanish Steps in one of the most prime positions in all of Rome. Unlike other 5-star hotels, the Hassler is a family-owned and operated hotel, which makes every aspect and detail catered to its clients unique. It...  Read More



Located within one of the most historic buildings of the famed Via Vittorio Veneto, the Regina Baglioni is as stunningly stylish as all of the other properties in this Italian luxury hotel group. A short distance from the Villa Borghese, all of...  Read More

Rocco Forte Hotel De Russie
Photo courtesy of Hotel de Russie


Perfectly situated between the grandiose Piazza del Popolo and the sublime Spanish steps, lies one of the ritziest addresses in all of Rome, the Hotel de Russie. Probably the most impressive feature that this extravagant luxury hotel has to...  Read More


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Born to Italian parents, Maria always knew Rome was her destiny, although she was raised in Melbourne.

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