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Parco dei Principi Grand Hotel & Spa
Rome, ItalyEnter your email address and zip code for pricing and availability
Why Stay At Parco dei Principi Grand Hotel & Spa
The Parco dei Principi is the only hotel in the center of Rome with a quiet, parklike setting and an outdoor swimming pool. The new spa is an added bonus.
It may be a 20-minute walk to the Spanish Steps, but the Parco dei Principi setting, tucked away beside Rome's biggest park, Villa Borghese, means fewer tourists and less traffic for arriving travelers who prefer quieter hotels in residential neighborhoods to the city's more typical hotel clusters in the city. Here, baroque interiors feature gilded stucco, inlaid woodwork, and antique furnishings. But why stay inside when the views are stellar? Each of the hotel's 179 rooms and suites have views of the park, where in the summer months, rhododendron flowers bloom and smartly dressed locals out for their evening passeggiata meander among the sculpture, fountains, and temples. The most recent news? In October 2010, a 21,000-square-foot spa opened for weary travelers tired after a day of sightseeing; unexpected amenities include an indoor lap pool complete with the illuminated ceiling of Rome's night sky. Though nearby trattorias are known for the city's signature spaghetti carbonara, the hotel's food bar serves fresh, contemporary Italian cooking instead of pasta classics. For guests, the wellness focus is just another trump card that sets this lovely property apart.
Water treatments are the focus at the Prince spa, so don't miss a visit to the wet zone for a Turkish bath, tropical rain shower, Finnish sauna, and thalasso bath that uses seawater.
Less than two miles away, concerts and performances (from classical music to flamenco and modern dance) are held throughout the year in the Renzo Piano-designed Auditorium Parco della Musica.
Awards and RecognitionsBack to Top
- Preferred Hotels and Resorts
- Prestige Hotels of the World
- JDB Fine Hotels and Resorts
Arrive at Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport (FCO), which is approximately 35 miles (40 minutes) from the hotel.Via G. Frescobaldi, 5, Rome, Lazio, Italy
Hotel FeaturesBack to Top Property Amenities
- Outdoor Heated Pool
- Spa on Property
- Scenic Views
- Private Balconies
- Flat-Panel Televisions
- Marble Bathrooms
- Pool Bar
- 1-person occupancy in Superior Single (no exceptions to occupancy)
- 2-person occupancy in Superior Double (no exceptions to occupancy)
Why We Love Rome
In with the old. Wrap your mind around jaw-dropping ancient ruins juxtaposed with thriving modern culture in one of the world's most captivating cities.
Where to Shop: Marisa Padovan. At Marisa Padovan's swimsuit boutique, shoppers can choose from the latest collection or have a bathing suit custom-designed, as Audrey Hepburn did for Bloodline in 1979. Read More
Top Restaurant: Aroma. The new rooftop enclosure at Aroma at the Palazzo Manfredi means that travelers can have up-close Coliseum views even in inclement weather. Try the chef's tasting menu for creative interpretations of local ingredients like the Roman zucchini. Tasting menu for two $320. Read More
Best Cocktail Spot: Il Palazzetto Restaurant & Wine Bar. Choose from more than 400 wines at Il Palazzetto Restaurant & Wine Bar. The restaurant's lovely fifth-floor terrace overlooks the Spanish Steps. Drinks for two $29. Read More
Why Go Now
September 21, 2011 - December 2, 2011
One of the most respected arts festivals in the world, at various venues including the Auditorium Parco della Musica, Conciliazione, and Teatro Olimpico
October 2011 - January 2012
An exhibition of the Botticelli apprentice at Scuderie del Quirinale
October 7, 2011 - January 28, 2012
Paintings by the 20th-century Dutch artist at Complesso del Vittoriano
October 16-25, 2011
"Antiquari nella Roma Rinascimentale"
An antiques fair with a focus on Renaissance works at Museum of Santo Spirito in Sassia