Vatican City Top-Rated Hotels

Vatican City

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Are you looking to stay near Vatican City, home of the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, Saint Peter's Square and Basilica, and Castel Sant'Angelo? Here are the top-rated hotels and bed and breakfasts to stay when exploring Vatican City in Rome, Italy.

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    Hotel Alimandi Viale Vaticano is a 4-star hotel across the street from the Vatican Museums and near Saint Peter's Square and a subway stop. The hotel has 24 rooms including doubles, triples, and quadruples. There's a bar, Internet, and rooftop terrace.

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    Bed and Breakfast Al Colonnato di San Pietro is on a pedestrian street 100 meters from Saint Peter's Basilica. The bed and breakfast is on the second floor and guest room balconies overlook gardens and the old Aurelian walls. Minimum stay is 3 nights and they do not accept credit cards.

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    Cielo Vaticano is a guest house on the 4th floor of a building with elevator, near the Vatican and by a metro stop. It has 4 air-conditioned rooms with views. Rooms have private bath although one room has an external private bathroom. One room is a family room.

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    Farnese Hotel is a 4-star hotel in the Prati neighborhood, within walking distance of Vatican Museums and Saint Peter's Square and near a bus and metro stop. It has 23 rooms and suites, some with private terrace, and budget singles and doubles on the basement floor. The hotel has a rooftop terrace, 17th-century artworks in the lobby, parking, Internet, and a bar.

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    Le Terrazze del Vaticano is a bed and breakfast with 3 rooms with private bath on the fourth floor of a residential building with elevator. Breakfast is served in the rooms. It's near Vatican City and a metro stop.

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    Residenza Paolo VI is housed in a former monastery on the edge of Saint Peter's Square. The hotel offers 35 air-conditioned rooms, some with a view. There's a rooftop terrace, bar, internet access, and facilities for disabled guests.

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    Palazzo Cardinal Cesi is a 4-star hotel across from Saint Peter's Square. The hotel is housed in a 17th-century building with a garden and furnished with antiques. Its 30 air-conditioned rooms are singles, standard and superior doubles, and triples, all with private bathroom with shower.

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    BBRome4U is a bed and breakfast in a 19th-century building very near Saint Peter's Square. Its 3 guest rooms are air-conditioned and have a private bathroom with shower.

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    Hotel dei Consoli is a 4-star hotel very near Saint Peter's Square with 28 rooms and suites, some with jacuzzi tub or a view. The hotel has a hot tub, garden, rooftop terrace, bar, and internet access.

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    Hotel Arcangelo is a 3-star hotel located less than one kilometer from Vatican City. The hotel offers parking, bicycle rental, a bar, and rooftop terrace. Its rooms are air-conditioned and bathrooms have shower/tub combinations.

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    Il Gattopardo Relais is classified as townhouse suites and is housed in an Art Noveau building two blocks from the Vatican. It has six rooms and offers internet access, bar, and parking.

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    Hotel Les Chambres D'Or is a family-run 1-star budget hotel about a 10 to 15-minute walk to the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel. It offers 25 rooms with private bath.