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Hotel Raphael

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Largo Febo 2, Piazza Navona, 00186 Rome, Italy
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Ranked #106 of 1,264 Hotels in Rome
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

OUTSTANDING location just steps from Piazza Navona, exceptionally clean hotel, beautiful decor combining modern with historic furnishings and artwork, spacious room with comfortable bed, very quiet, super sweet breakfast staff (they remembered our coffee choices each morning), nice breakfast with juicer for fresh juice, great room service - though important to note that the food here, which is delicious, is... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If location is what your looking for look no further. Walking distance or a short cab ride to everywhere in Rome. This is a boutique hotel that can arrainge for just about everything from private guided tours (highly recommended) to dinner reservations. Richard Meier rooms are well appointed with large bathrooms. I must stress that the Raphael is a boutique... More

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Cambridge, MA
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Writing this review is so hard, because I wanted so much to love this hotel. The location -- just steps from Piazza Navona, walking distance from the amazing restaurants near the Campo di Fiori, and a hop skip and jump from all the major tourist sites -- is unbeatable. The Richard Meier suite we booked was beautifully decorated, with a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Raphael has always been my hotel of choice, both in my own name and with my partner. It is not cheap, of course, but its understated luxury makes it a pleasure to stay in: it brings together the fascinating contradictory aspects of Rome: modern style and fine antiques; proximity to the beautiful, humming Piazza Navona yet absolute peace next... More

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Crete, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an amazing time celebrating our 20 year anniversary and my 55th birthday at the Raphael! First of all we pleasantly were upgraded to a deluxe suite which was a wonderful surprise. To further be amazed...after we came home from an afternoon of sightseeing, management had set up in our room a beautiful table of champaign and appetizers for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Trying to select a hotel in Rome is daunting as I have never had a firm recommendation from friends or clients. Most people find the hotels to be substandard in Rome. In fact, people assume the rooms will be small, the service slow and the noise too apparent. I must have rethought we where we were staying, changing our reservations... More

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is in a class by itself - the very best. Absolutely amazing in every respect, from the wonderful check-in to the incredible and unique rooftop terrace with unparalleled views of the Eternal City. The rooms are quite stunning and large with beautiful bathrooms - the Richard Meir suites. We thank everyone at the entire hotel from the charming... More

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Glastonbury, Connecticut
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here on our last night of traveling in Italy. We had stayed in Relais and Chateaux hotels and had assumed because this one was part of that group that it would have been great. The hotel is run down - tired - no one comes out of the hotel when you arrive to greet you - it took... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 1night as part of our anniversary trip to Italy- hotel staff were fantastic - very welcoming and friendly and very informative and with great knowledge about the area- glass of prosecco and canapés on arrival- nice touch! Lovely room- very modern with terrace and great amenities including a tempur bed which is extremely comfortable- bottle of champagne... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I travel to Rome for work twice a year, staying in all sorts of place, but my favorite spot bar none is Hotel Raphael. One short block off Piazza Navona, covered with a cascade of lavender flowers in the spring, the hotel boasts lovely statues and art in the lobby and while the rooms are small, they are well-appointed. Staff... More

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Address: Largo Febo 2, Piazza Navona, 00186 Rome, Italy
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Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel Raphael 5*
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