Italy

Hotels in Italy

This minimal hotel is beloved by members of the U.S. ski team for its four-course dinners and attentive staff.

A favorite of Italian politicians, the ivy-covered Hotel Raphael is located just outside the Piazza Navona, within walking distance of the Pantheon and Spanish Steps.

It doesn’t get more historic than this nearly 500-year-old hotel in the heart of prosciutto and Parmigiano country.

Iconic 19th-century building steeped in old-world glamour, just off the lively Piazza Umberto Primo and near the island's famous Faraglioni stacks.

Formerly Lungarno Suites

It's the highest refuge in the area, reachable only on foot or by the Lagazuoi cable car; on its patios you feel as though you're sitting at the edge of the world, and the food is local and wonderful.

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Guests should expect to be lulled to sleep by the opera-singing gondoliers on the nearby canal. This hidden gem of a hotel, accessible by gondola, is a favorite among privacy-seeking celebs attending the Venice Film Festival.

Luisa Longo, the owner of Buonanotte Garibaldi, is a genuine Trastevere-dwelling artist; her three-room B&B, hidden behind a green gate in a wall of ivy on the Via Garibaldi, was her parents’ home.

An unpretentious hotel in the city center

Opulent 19th-century villa hotel and spa with a family-friendly vibe (a rarity among the lake hotels), on a private Bellagio shoreline.