Welcome to Rome, one of the most gorgeous and historic cites in the world. From beautiful weather to stunning buildings and excellent gastronomy – Rome makes the perfect destination for your next event! With so much to see and do here, we’ve written this handy guide on the top hotels in Rome to give you some inspiration for your next event!

Top Hotels in Rome

A household name associated with sheer luxury – this 5 star hotel is associated with the Waldorf Astoria brand, so you know it’s going to be good. This hotel is Set on Rome’s highest hilltop and boasts a gorgeous panoramic view of Rome and St. Peter’s Dome. TheRome Cavalieri hotel is nestled in 15 acres of lush Mediterranean park for those wanting to escape the hustle and bustle of the eternal city while still only being a stone’s throw from the action.

The hotel feels tangibly luxurious. In all aspects, from the decor, to the facilities, to the service – everything about this hotel is high class and opulent! The hotel features a number of fantastic facilities, such as a rooftop hot tub with a view of beautiful Rome and a state of the art Wellness Centre.

When it comes to events, the hotel has a number of attractive options! There is a space here in this venue to suit every need. From a stunning wood-panelled ballroom, to a mosaic tiled outdoor terrace and an events space perfect for a traditional toga party, complete with statues and centurions – this is undoubtedly one of the top hotels in Rome.

An amazing 5-star luxury hotel, St Regis is a historic venue that dates back to 1894. Located in one of the Eternal City’s most impressive plazas, this hotel itself is an architectural masterpiece! The interiors blend together sleek modern artistry and historical opulence to keep this hotel looking and feeling fresh while staying true to its roots. The team here has crafted a perfect timeless elegance!

The hotel boasts a hip cocktail and dining experience in the heart of the hotel – LUMEN. Combining contemporary art and expert mixology this funky bar is cool, trendy and not to be missed! It’s not only the cocktails to look out for here though, as unique collaborations from various chefs ensure there’s always a gastronomical masterpiece on the menu here to be sampled. Look out for their evening sabrage ritual. A wonderful show with rhythmic video projections and, of course, the opening of a bottle of champagne in the wonderful sabering style! We love the showmanship as standard here.

A luxury hotel with a fantastic location – you can find this hotel  nestled between the Spanish Steps and the Borghese Gardens & Gallery. 

The Westin Excelsior is a beautiful blend of classic baroque style and sleek modernism that keeps the hotel feeling opulent and fresh at the same time. This hotel is a perfect venue for an event with a more light and modern air that still wants a touch of the Roman Luxury.

The hotel is a magnificent backdrop for important business and social events: press conferences, conventions, private meetings, wedding banquets and receptions – this hotel would suit a number of different events! The hotel has 12 different function rooms of varying sizes, from chandeliered ballrooms to meeting rooms so you can be assured there’s space for any event, from intimate to larger scale.

Immerse yourself in the unbeatable vibe of Rome in the gorgeous Anantara Hotel! This hotel is fantastically situated on the Piazza Della Republica, near iconic attractions such as the Spanish Steps and The Trevi Fountain! The hotel is beautifully decorated and guests will feel like they’ve stepped back in time to take in the splendor of ancient Rome – just this time with all the modern conveniences!

Offering style and convenience this hotel is perfect for any kind of meeting or event. One of our favourite features is the meeting rooms suspended over the Diocletian ruins, revealed through a transparent glass floor that allows attendees to marvel at the history below them. This is such a unique feature that we at Panoptic absolutely love! Also, a fantastic events space in this hotel to note is the rooftop – perfect for an elegant soirée looking over the Eternal City! This hotel deserves its place on our list of the top hotels in Rome undoubtedly!

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A fan of the Roman Renaissance-style splendor? Then the Radisson Blu GHR Hotel is for you!. This beautiful hotel features stucco works, frescoes, and a spectacular white marble hall! Full of all the Italian charm you’ve been dreaming of!

Onyria Quinta da Marinha Hotel, authentic terracotta villas, Cascais

The hotel was originally built to host diplomats of the nearby embassies in the charming Parioli district, so it comes with its own rich history, not to mention enviable location! Enjoy amazing views of the bustling Piazza Euclide. We recommend heading to “Le Roof” restaurant – it is the perfect place to soak up all of the sights with its amazing panoramic views, not to mention the food is amazing! With dining like this, the Radisson Blu deserves its place on the list of the top hotels in Rome!

The hotel features not one but five stylish meeting venues that are perfectly situated for your business events, not to mention a number of spaces perfect for more fun social events!

Palacio Estoril Golf & Wellness Hotel, Cascais

The recently refurbished Splendide Rome is a gorgeous 5 star hotel dating back to the 1800’s! The estate had changed hands numerous times throughout the years, ending up as a Catholic Monastery before becoming a hotel, so there’s a fantastic history attached to this venue.

The hotel has ample space for conferences, meetings and all kinds of events – from 16 guests to 200, this venue can cater for anything! The hotel also offers catering for your events, creating custom menus for each event that absolutely make the tastebuds water!

One of our favorite parts of the hotel is its restaurant Mirabelle, featuring romantic decor and a gorgeous outdoor terrace that looks across Rome!

Grande Real Villa Itália Hotel & Spa Resort, Cascais - Classic Luxury Interior

Opened only last year, W Rome is a gorgeous luxury hotel – brought to you by Marriot! The hotel’s fresh, funky and modern design reflects its age and offers a different vibe to a lot of other hotels in Rome!

The hotel offers a number of luxury dining experiences, from a rooftop restaurant to a courtyard one – experience the excellent gastronomy the hotel offers your way! Furthermore the hotel also offers a chic lounge for drinks with a great vibe, featuring live music and DJ sets!

Just moments from Rome’s Fiumicino Airport, the Marriott Park hotel is a modern venue for all of your event needs. The hotel features elevated, stylish spaces the perfect distance between the hustle and bustle of the city and the convenience of the airport.

The hotel is perfect for larger events and conferences, with 40 different event spaces combining for a staggering total of 126,971 square feet of MICE bliss! The hotel’s event spaces range from intimate and stylish private dining rooms for 8, to large ballrooms that can accommodate nearly 3000. From the biggest events to more intimate affairs – the Marriott Park Hotel can accommodate you!

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Another new opening, Una Hotels is another option for those looking for a beautiful, modern venue in Rome! Located in Downtown Rome, Rome’s trendy and youthful student district; this venue is at the heart of all things fresh, modern and up and coming in the city.

The hotel is notable for its gorgeous and trendy BeVere cocktail bar! The bar is spacious, timelessly decorated and features amazing examples of mixology. The bar also features access to a stunning private courtyard and the two can be combined for the perfect venue for an aperitivo!

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Live la Dolce Vita in this luxury hotel and spa in the heart of Rome! Six Senses Hotel is beautifully decorated, with interiors that manage to be a chic neutral and undoubtedly Italian at the same time.

One of our favourite features of this hotel is the stunning roof terrace that gives you the most amazing view over the Eternal City. Here you can salute the sunset with Roman-inspired botanical cocktails, crafted mocktails, and delicious bites. This roof terrace would also make the perfect destination for a cocktail reception on a summer evening! Also, if you have too much fun on the roof terrace, there’s always the spa and wellness centre to bring you back to life the next day with detox programmes and a lovely Roman Baths.

A 5 star contemporary urban resort in the heart of Rome, this hotel is a part of ‘The Leading Hotels of the World’, ‘Virtuoso’, ‘Signature Network’, and the ‘Select Program’ as well as ‘Fine Hotels and Resorts’! An impressive list for an impressive hotel. The hotel is fantastically stiuated, walking distance from the main attractions in the Eternal City, only 10 minutes from St. Peter’s cathedral or Piazza Navona.

Villa Agrippina is housed in a beautiful 19th century building with a unique décor, surprising features and a luxurious resort feel! Soak up the Itallian sun by the outdoor pool in between exploring the city. With 110 rooms and suites, all offering spectacular views, Villa Agrippina is the perfect location for event for a large event or a buyout of the hotel for total privcy. Choose between cocktail bars, restaraunts or even poolside for beautiful spaces to host your event!

Want to see more of this gorgeous hotel? Find a video of the property here or “In the Villa with” with Amelia and Eliza Spencer, Princess Diana’s nieces!

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