The 7 Best Hotels With a View in Rome

| May 24, 2018

While Rome is dripping with art and history on nearly every street, seeing the view from up high offers a whole other type of experience. Head to these hotels to soak up the city’s landscape of rooftops, domes and monuments. You’ll find very quickly that Rome’s skyline is like no other in the world, especially at sunset.

#7

Marcella Royal Hotel

Why it made the list

It’s hard to leave the panoramic terrace of the Marcella Royal Hotel, with its view right onto St. Peter’s Dome. Fortunately you’ll have lots of opportunities to spend up here, from breakfast on the terrace to enjoying a sunbed during the day to having a cocktail in the roof garden at night.

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#6

Sofitel Rome Villa Borghese

Why it made the list

Soak in nature at Sofitel Rome Villa Borghese. This hotel has the best vantage of the gorgeous Villa Borgese Park.

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#5

Residenza Paolo VI

Why it made the list

Just steps from St. Peter’s Square, this quiet hotel located on the premises of an Augustinian Monastery is the place to see Vatican City lit up at night. From the massive terrace you can see the Apostolic Palace where Pope Francis gives his weekly blessing.

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#4

Atlante Star

Why it made the list

The terrace at Hotel Atlante Star is regularly booked for film and TV shoots, and for good reason. You’ll be able to take in a panoramic view of the city from the ancient rooftops to the hills beyond.

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#3

Il Palazzetto

Why it made the list

At Il Palazzetto, you’ll enjoy one of the best views in the city overlooking the Spanish Steps. The four-room hotel has all of the amenities of the Hassler, but with actual privacy.

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#2

Hotel Forum

Why it made the list

Hotel Forum’s rooftop terrace is located just across from the Roman Forum. If you’re looking for Instagram-worthy pics of the city at sunset, this is the place to go.

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#1

Hotel Victoria

Why it made the list

Hotel Victoria boasts one of the largest rooftop gardens in the city. You’ll be surrounded by lush plants and flowers as you take in a 360 view of the ancient city at night.

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  • 7. Marcella Royal Hotel
    Via Flavia 106, Rome, Latium, 00187, Italy
  • 6. Sofitel Rome Villa Borghese
    Via Lombardia 47, Rome, Latium, 00187, Italy
  • 5. Residenza Paolo VI
    Via Paolo VI 29, Rome, Latium, 00193, Italy
  • 4. Atlante Star
    Via Vitelleschi 34, Rome, Latium, 00193, Italy
  • 3. Il Palazzetto
    Vicolo del Bottino 8, Rome, Latium, 00187, Italy
  • 2. Hotel Forum
    Via Tor de' Conti, 25-30, Rome, Latium, 00184, Italy
  • 1. Hotel Victoria
    Via Campania 41, Rome, Latium, 00187, Italy

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