The 11 Best Luxury Hotels in Rome

Are you planning a city trip to Rome and want to treat yourself to something special? Then Rome is exactly the right city for you. We will show you eleven top 5-star luxury hotels in Rome for true connoisseurs.

Rome is one of the top city break destinations in Europe and there are plenty of great hotels. If you want to really experience the dolce vita in Italy without having to watch your budget, you can definitely find great luxury hotels in Rome!

In this article, we’ll show you our eleven favorite Rome luxury hotels, all of which are centrally located and perfect for your Rome city break. Here we go!

Our top 3 tips for luxury hotels in Rome

Looking for a quick tip on the best luxury hotels in Rome? Then let’s start with our three favorites – short and clear.

Hotel Eden: Located directly in front of the Villa Borghese Park with a fantastic view. The spa invites you to relax after a day of sightseeing.

NH Collection Roma For Imperiali: Small 5-star hotel in a central location – perfect for the first visit to Rome! The highlight is the view of Rome from the roof terrace.

Hotel Vilòn: One of the finest luxury hotels in a small palace house in Art Deco style. Many rooms have their own terrace.

Singer Palace Hotel

Roof terrace of the Singer Palace Hotel in Rome at sunset
The roof terrace of the luxury hotel Singer Palace in Rome is gorgeous (© Hotel Singer Palace)

The Singer Palace is a beautiful old building that was the headquarters of the famous sewing machine manufacturer Singer from 1850. Today, this 5-star luxury hotel is located here – but the hotel has retained its historic charm.

Many of Rome’s top sights are nearby: Piazza Venezia and the Trevi Fountain are just 300 meters away. You’ll also be staying right on the famous Via del Corso shopping street.

We especially like the rooftop terrace with Jim’s Bar in 1920s style. Here you can enjoy delicious cocktails with a breathtaking view over the city.

For us, the Singer Palace is one of the most beautiful boutique hotels in Rome.

We love

the rooftop terrace.

Hotel Eden - Dorchester Collection

Hotel Eden in Rome
The luxury Hotel Eden convinces with a fantastic view of Rome (© Hotel Eden, Dorchester Collection)

Hotel Eden is located, appropriately enough, around the corner from the gorgeous gardens of Villa Borghese. The huge panoramic windows in your suite and throughout the hotel give you a great view of the park and the city. The famous Spanish Steps are also just 500 meters away.

The rooms are equipped with original Italian furniture – super nice!

The highlight is the large spa area. Here you can pamper yourself with a massage or body treatment. There are also special offers for couples or mother-daughter vacations.

The hotel restaurant La Terrazza was awarded with a Michelin star. Here you can enjoy exclusive wines and Mediterranean gourmet cuisine. Mhh!

We love

the spa area.

Maalot Roma

Maalot Roma hotel in Rome
From this brightly decorated luxury hotel in Rome, it’s just a few steps to the famous Trevi Fountain (© Maalot Roma)

If you want to stay in a luxury hotel in Rome but don’t feel like you’re in a museum, the Maalot Roma is perfect for you. The decor is in friendly colors and has a cool, modern style. We especially like the hat motto for the decor.

The Don Pasquale restaurant is located in a beautiful winter garden with a glass roof. It also cooks only with local products. There’s also a cocktail bar that has probably the largest selection of rum in all of Rome.

The Maalot is located in the heart of Rome and the famous Trevi Fountain is literally just around the corner. Many beautiful city tours of Rome also start from here. You can also reach the Pantheon in just five minutes on foot.

We love

the central location.

Hotel Vilòn

Hotel Vilòn in Rome
If you want to stay in a palace, Hotel Vilòn is the perfect place for you (© Hotel Vilòn)

Hotel Vilòn looks like a small palace and in fact the villa belonged to the Roman noble family Borghese. So if you want to spend a princely night, Hotel Vilòn is the place for you.

The rooms are decorated in a modern art deco style and some of them even have their own small terrace. The noble bathrooms are made of marble and in the evening you can relax in your bathtub.

If you like strolling through the city, you’ll love the location. Only 200 meters away in Via Condotti there are numerous opportunities for shopping. In addition, the hotel is located almost directly on the Tiber and invites you to romantic evening walks along the river.

We love

staying in a palace.

Harry's Bar Trevi Hotel and Restaurant

Harry's Bar Trevi Hotel and Restaurant in Rome
The luxury hotel Harry’s Bar Trevi is perfect if you want to experience as much as possible in the city (© Harry’s Bar Trevi Hotel and Restaurant)

With just 13 rooms and three suites, Harry’s is a stylish boutique luxury hotel in the heart of Rome’s Old Town. The Trevi Fountain is just across the street and you can see it from the hotel’s panoramic terrace.

In fact, the first sight is waiting right inside the hotel – or rather under the hotel. In the basement there is an excavation site called “City of Water” with old aqueducts. Sometimes the works of contemporary Roman artists are exhibited here.

On Fridays and Saturdays there are live piano concerts in Harry’s Bar. The hotel also works with many partners, and you can easily book a day at the spa or a private guided tour of Rome at the front desk.

We love

the live piano concerts.

The St. Regis Rome

The St. Regis Rome
You can tell that art has a special place in this luxury hotel in Rome by the way the rooms are decorated (© The St. Regis Rome)

Are you interested in art? Then we can recommend this luxury hotel in Rome. In cooperation with a Roman art gallery, an exhibition of modern art has been created in the hotel itself. Great, when the first sight is right in the hotel!

For dining, you have two restaurant options right in the hotel. We particularly like the Lumen Garden. It’s a green oasis in the heart of Rome where you can feast on traditional Roman cuisine all day long.

You should definitely check out the hotel’s evening ritual, when a champagne bottle is opened with a real saber.

The hotel is within walking distance of Termini Station, so you’ll be right at the hotel after your transfer from Rome Airport.

We love

the art gallery in the hotel.

Hotel Palazzo Manfredi

Hotel Palazzo Manfredi in Rome
The view of the gigantic Colosseum from the luxury Hotel Palazzo Manfredi is truly unique (© Hotel Palazzo Manfredi)

When we think of Rome, we immediately have one sight in mind: the Colosseum. The Palazzo Manfredi is located directly across the street from Rome’s landmark, and thanks to the large panoramic windows, you’ll wake up right away with a view of the Colosseum.

The Palazzo Manfredi is an exclusive luxury hotel in Rome with only a few rooms and suites. Even when the city is full of tourists, you’ll enjoy your private oasis of tranquility here.

On the roof terrace of the hotel you will find the Aroma Restaurant. Here, Giuseppe di Iorio, who has been awarded a Michelin star, cooks. For a more casual ambiance, there’s the eponymous bistro, and you can end the evening with a cocktail at The Court bar.

We love

the view of the Colosseum.

J.K. Place Roma

J.K. Place Roma
J.K. Place Roma promises pure luxury (© J.K. Place Roma)

J.K. Place Roma has already won the “World’s Best Award” several times and has been recommended in renowned magazines such as the New York Times and the Forbes Travel Guide.

The furnishings are chic, modern and selected with a great deal of attention to detail. The ceilings are made of rosewood, the bathrooms of marble and the beds are even handmade. Many rooms also have private balconies.

On Sundays, the JK Café offers a special program. Then dishes from all over the world are served and you can feast your way from Buenos Aires to Tokyo. Typical Roman cuisine is also served.

You stay here very close to the Tiber. Although you are in the center of Rome, the hotel itself is quite quiet.

We love

the location on the Tiber.

NH Collection Roma Fori Imperiali

NH Collection Roma Fori Imperiali in Rome
On the roof terrace of this luxury hotel, you can sip a cocktail and enjoy the view of the city (© NH Collection Roma Fori Imperiali)

If you want to do a lot of sightseeing, the Roma Fori Imperiali is definitely the best luxury hotel in Rome for you. Around are many top sights like the Roman Forum, the Colosseum or many exciting Rome museums.

You should definitely enjoy a cocktail on the rooftop terrace and best of all at sunset – the view is simply incomparable!

The rooms are also distinctive, the walls are decorated with black and white drawings of historic buildings in Rome.

If you want to leave early to explore the city, you can ask for an “Early Bird” breakfast.

We love

the view from the roof terrace.

Rocco Forte Hotel de Russie

Rocco Forte Hotel de Russie in Rome
The Rocco Forte Hotel de Russie is among the best luxury hotels in Rome (© Rocco Forte Hotels)

What we particularly like about this luxury hotel in Rome are the cozy rooms – modern and stylish, but still feel-good. Perfect for those who don’t like the classic and very posh style of many luxury hotels.

From the rooms you have a view of either the old town of Rome or the beautiful hotel garden.

By the way: in good weather you can eat not only in the restaurant Le Jardin, but also directly in the garden. Mediterranean dishes are served by celebrity chef Fulvio Pierangelini.

In addition, the Rocco Forte also has a large wellness area with saltwater pool, sauna and Turkish bath. You can also book relaxing massages.

We love

the saltwater pool.

Baglioni Hotel Regina

Baglioni Hotel Regina in Rome
The Baglioni Hotel’s elegant rooms and spa area guarantee a luxurious stay in Rome (© Baglioni Hotels)

Baglioni is an Italian luxury hotel chain, with other hotels in Venice and Florence. And the Baglioni Hotel Regina in Rome is also one of the top hotels in the city.

Rooms feature Murano chandeliers, Italian marble and silk wallpaper.

If you want to really relax after a long day of sightseeing, a Finnish sauna, hammam, and Jacuzzi await you in the spa area. You can also book a massage for a fee. A fitness room is also available for a little work-out.

In the hotel restaurant Brunello you can enjoy Mediterranean cuisine. Not only that, but you can also take a private cooking class with Chef Luciano Sartori in the Penthouse Suite. And if that’s not enough, there are plenty of good restaurants and bars around the hotel on Via Veneto.

We love

the classy interior.

Do you know of any more luxury hotels in Rome?

These were our tips for the eleven best 5-star hotels in Rome. Have you ever been to the capital of Italy and can recommend us a top luxury hotel in Rome? Feel free to tell us more in the comments, we’d love to hear from you!