near the Vatican is one of the best choices for experiencing
the wonderful city of Rome.
Not only are you near to the grandeur of St. Peter’s
Square and Basilica and the unforgettable Vatican Museums
and Sistine Chapel but also the magnificent Castel Sant’angelo,
a key location in Puccini’s Tosca and Dan Brown’s
Angels and Demons. Its rooftop offers some of the best views
not only of St.Peter’s but of the whole city. It is
stunning to see how compact and how close the historical centre
From here you can cross the Sant’angelo
bridge with its beautiful statues of angels and take a pleasant
stroll along the Tiber.
A walk down Via dei Coronari and its numerous antique shops
takes you to the very centre of Rome, Piazza Navona and the
A walk down one of Rome’s other beautiful streets Via
del Governo Vecchio takes you back to the Vatican.
Staying in a hotel near the Vatican lets you beat
the crowds to St.Peter’s and The Vatican Museums. More
importantly hotels near the Vatican are often in quiet residential
areas and nearby there are many streets offering excellent
restaurants and great shopping. Walk another few metres and
again you find yourself in tranquillity. Staying in a hotel
near the Vatican not only has you staying near the heart of
the Roman Catholic church but allows you to discover your
own Rome, a city full of fascinating opportunities.
Take a walk up the Janiculum hill and enjoy breathtaking views
of the city and walks in the parks and along the affluent
Discover the Trastevere area of Rome with its narrow, winding,
cobbled streets, bars, restaurants, beautiful churches, squares,
buskers and artists. Trastevere is like another village within
Rome and again it is easily reachable from hotels near the
Hotels near the Vatican can easily be reached from the main
railway station Termini by metro, the Cipro and Ottaviano
stations take you to the centre of this area. The metro can
be used to make your way around Rome conveniently. There are
also excellent bus connections from the Vatican to most important
landmarks in the city.
If you are looking for a hotel near the Vatican
click on the links to the hotels listed below.
These hotels cater for your needs be it 4 star luxury or cheap
and cheerful you will find something that you are looking
for, near the Vatican and only a pleasant walk across
the Tiber to the historic centre.
4 Star Hotels Near
Suites Near the
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