Some of or favorite stays in the Eternal City are intimate boutiques, perfect for retreating from the hustle and bustle of Rome. Check out the best boutique stays in this slideshow:
This luxury boutique hotel stands out for its incredible views -- guests can take in the nearby Colosseum from the rooftop restaurant and lounge, as well as from their rooms. The 16 rooms themselves are quite spacious for European standards and have modern decor, flat-screen TVs and dim lighting. The rooftop restaurant, Aroma, offers fine dining and spectacular views -- and serves a free American-style buffet breakfast daily.