cruise port hotels in AREA



Best cruise port hotels as picked and recommended by members of our groups:

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comfortable and centrally located

Traci G.: “We are stating at the Crowne Plaza St. Peters as it has a shuttle service to and from the airport and the City Center at a good price.”

David Drew-B.: “Crown Plaza is good. Excellent authentic restaurant within 3 minutes of walking distance. The hotel was lovely. courtesy bus to the city center on a regular basis. When leaving for the cruise port, you do not have to cross the city, so journey time is quicker. We would go back purely for the restaurant near the hotel.”

Crowne Plaza Rome – St. Peter’s is ideal for visiting Rome. It is not only affordable but also comfortable and centrally located. Enjoy a family-friendly environment with a host of amenities designed especially for travelers like you.

Rooms at Crowne Plaza Rome St. Peter`s Hotel offer a flat-screen TV, a minibar, and air conditioning, offering exceptional comfort and convenience. There is also free internet available for guests.

Room service and concierge are some of the amenities at this hotel. In addition, the pool and breakfast will make your stay even more special. If you are driving to Crowne Plaza Rome St. Peter`s Hotel, free parking is available.

While staying at Crowne Plaza Rome St. Peter`s Hotel, guests can visit Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant’Angelo (3.7 km) and Welcome to Rome (3.8 km), some of Rome’s top attractions.

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A breathtaking and panoramic rooftop terrace

Paula M.: “We love Le Meridian Visconti. Great location and a lovely hotel.”

Walking distance from the Spanish Steps and the Vatican, Le Méridien Visconti is a perfect location in the heart of Rome for leisure, shopping, and nightlife. The light and space of our hotel strike and surprises our guests when entering.
The Seventies’ design reflects and accentuates the architecture of the exterior, creating a fascinating stylistic continuity between the recent past and modern taste.

Celebrated Roman architectural materials inspired the interior design of the 240 timeless guest rooms and suites. The hotel guestrooms with floor-to-ceiling windows are enriched by modern and personalized furniture and dècor. A perfect retreat to escape to after a busy day at work or taking in the incredible sights of Rome.

Restaurant Longitude 12 Bistrot & Jardin is the perfect place for relaxing while tasting Italian flavors at any time of the day, from a morning break and a tasty lunch in a chic space to an aperitif and a cozy dinner in an enchanting atmosphere.
A breathtaking and panoramic rooftop terrace between the alleys of the city characterizes this Roman hotel.

A fully-equipped fitness center opens 7 days a week where you can tone up, burn calories, and let go of the stress while listening to music or watching TV. If you wish to exercise in the open air and discover the wonder and beauty of Rome, a coach will be happy to take you through an exclusive jogging journey in the early morning or late afternoon. A bicycle rental service is also available on site.

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Located in the heart of Rome’s Baroque splendor

Sue Bieber S.: “We stayed at this Star Hotel near the Vatican. We took the train to Naples and then had a driver take us to Positano before the cruise for 3 days. Left part of our luggage at the Rome hotel. Came back and had a fabulous private all-day tour of Rome. Next day Vatican in the morning prior to boarding the Windsurf.

Lori Shaw W.: ” Starhotel Michelangelo is beautiful and the staff is wonderful!! It’s a 5 min walk to the Vatican. Staying there again in September before our cruise. 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟
I love this hotel! The staff is amazing and so close to the Vatican. Will be staying again in September. 🙂 We had a wonderful time! Every person that worked there treated us so kindly and helpful!! Enjoy the breakfast:)
The restaurant at dinner is great too!
Oh, there is a little gelato store when you’re walking to the Vatican and they have the best and I mean the best gelato ever!! Easy access to the Vatican from the hotel.
Have fun. Wait till you see the Vatican at night standing in front of the hotel!!!”

Only a short walk from the Vatican and St. Peter’s Basilica, the Starhotels Michelangelo embodies all the qualities that make Rome unique: cosmopolitan style, classical grandeur, and timeless appeal.
Located in the heart of Rome’s Baroque splendor, it’s hard to imagine a more central location.

The hotel has179 rooms and suites, furnished in a classical style, many of them overlook St Peter’s dome.
The Dome by Eataly restaurant offers roman cuisine and international dishes in a refined setting.
The Dome by Eataly bar is the perfect spot for a break, a quick lunch, or a cocktail.
Savor an authentic experience of fine dining in Rome at The Dome by Eataly, a sophisticated restaurant serving both Roman classics and international dishes.

The hotel makes sure you will feel at home. The 179 elegant rooms and suites, all recently renovated and offering every comfort, are furnished in a classical style, with prestigious red and ochre fabrics as a homage to the Eternal City. Many offer an unforgettable view of St Peter’s dome, and you can find the solution that best responds to their needs: from the comfortable Classic rooms to the spacious, refined Suites and the Family Rooms, perfectly equipped for a stay with children, superbly catered for by the Very Important Kids service.

This hotel has the typical classic Italian way of decor in the classic setting.

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a stone’s throw from St. Peter’s Basilica

Lynn H.; “Hotel Emmaus. I have stayed there many times. Quaint. Will get a car to get you to the airport.”

Lying a mere one hundred yards from Piazza San Pietro and the spiritual home of the Catholic Church, there is no 3-star Hotel in Rome as well placed as the Hotel Emmaus for great access to the Vatican and all its treasures.

Spacious, comfortable, and welcoming, and a stone’s throw from St. Peter’s Square, the newly renovated Hotel Emmaus rooms offer a great combination

between modern facilities and interiors decorated with taste, and attention to the traditional welcome of this three-star hotel in Rome.

All the rooms in the 3-star Emmaus Hotel offer a spacious, comfortable, and affordable resting place on the doorstep of the Vatican. The recently refurbished, elegant yet simple rooms, have a refreshing and homely atmosphere about them, combining practicality and convenience with the restful ambiance. As standard, the rooms all offer colour TV with foreign satellite channels, alarm clocks, desk, direct dial telephones, mini-bar, hairdryer, fax/modem connections and private bathrooms.

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The expansive villa, built by Agrippina Major, evokes the luxurious lifestyle of the ancient Roman resort located between the Janiculum Hill and the Vatican which extended into the area where the Basilica of St. Peter now stands. 2000 years later. Villa Agrippina a Gran Melia Hotel, stands on the same historic site.

The main attractions in Rome are within walking distance, Villa Agrippina is the closest hotel to the Vatican Museum and the Sistine Chapel. Other essential visits like Trastevere,  Campo de Fiori Square, and Navona Square  are about 15 minutes away

The Ossimoro Restaurant and Amaro Cocktail Bar offer locally sourced good food and wine-pairing menus. From spring to autumn, the Gala Pool Bar & Restaurant is open for refreshing drinks and cocktails, finger food, and healthy options. Don’t miss scenic and romantic dinners by the pool

Aside from the lovely form, the outdoor pool is a rare find among Roman hotels. Sitting or lounging on the pool deck with all the greenery and trees, swimming surrounded by gardens is a fun and relaxing experience, especially in the summertime

Relax and pamper yourself at our Spa My Blend by Clarins, an oasis of beauty and wellness where high-performance formulas enriched with the purest plant extracts and aromatic essential oils are key to our exclusive treatments

Meeting rooms and private venues perfect for all kinds of events and creative collaborations

RedLevel, a tailor-made service designed for discerning travelers who put a premium on value, privacy, and peace of mind.

The elegant and exquisite design of the rooms at Villa Agrippina Gran Meliá (formerly Gran Meliá Rome) makes it the leading luxury hotel in Rome. All the rooms and the suites offer exclusive services, guaranteeing an extraordinary and comfortable stay for all guests. Each smallest detail is taken care of with utmost attention to ensure that guests, in the company, experience a truly extraordinary stay in Rome.