1 Trip, 5 Ways: Rome
The "eternal city," Rome boasts a history that dates back two-and-a-half-thousand years. Stunning Renaissance architecture stands alongside ancient ruins, and iconic structures such as the Colosseum and the Pantheon are some of the world's most-visited sites. In fact, Rome is the third most-visited city is Europe, coming in just after Paris and London. We’ve found just the spot to stay for almost every kind of traveler, so whether you're planning a romantic getaway or want to take a bite out of the best Italian cuisine, Oyster has a hotel for you. Check them out below!
Hotel for Couples: Villa Spalletti Trivelli
This upscale boutique hotel, with just 12 rooms, is housed in a gorgeous historic mansion less than 10 minutes from the Trevi Fountain. Despite its small size, the hotel goes above and beyond with the amenities, offering a gym, a beautiful spa, a lovely outdoor garden, and an excellent free breakfast -- all things that help set the mood of romance.
Hotel for Foodies: Palazzo Manfredi
This luxury boutique hotel stands out for its incredible views -- guests can take in the nearby Colosseum from the rooftop restaurant and lounge, Aroma, which offers fine dining and serves a free American-style buffet breakfast daily.
Hotel for Value Travelers: Stylish Room
This nine-room boutique is awkwardly located on the second floor of a historic building. But once you get past having to climb the stairs to the front desk, the hotel offers great value: Rooms are large with up-to-date bathrooms and free Wi-Fi, there is free breakfast, and even pets stay for no extra fee.
Hotel for Families: Parco Dei Principi Grand Hotel & Spa
The Parco Dei Principi Grand Hotel & Spa has both an indoor and outdoor pool, making it a popular choice among families. Spacious rooms are another perk, and feature crisp white bedding and modern amenities.
Hotel for Luxury Travelers: Rocco Forte Hotel de Russie
The luxurious Hotel de Russie is located in a posh neighborhood near the Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo. Highlights include the on-site spa -- with hammock-like loungers, a big Jacuzzi pool, and Turkish steam bath -- and an interior courtyard with a beautiful terrace and gardens.