Best Family Hotels in Rome - Our Top 10 Recommendations for Families

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Sebastian Erkens

Rome has a rich history and countless sights to delight adults and young explorers. From the Colosseum to the Vatican and the Spanish Steps, Rome offers education and fun for the whole family.

Good family hotels in Rome should offer a mix of comfort, convenience, and child-friendly amenities.

Spacious rooms or family suites, child-friendly restaurants, safe play areas, and activities for children are just some of the criteria that such accommodations should meet compared to conventional hotels in Rome.

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Our Top 3 Hotel Accommodations for Families with Children in Rome:

Anyone visiting Rome with children will be particularly pleased to find excellent accommodation.

Get inspired on our website and choose the perfect family hotel in Rome to create unforgettable memories with your loved ones. Here are our top 3 family hotels!

Hotel Marcantonio

Hotel Scalinata Di Spagna

Hotel Lunetta

Best Budget Hotel in Rome for Families:

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Hotel Marcantonio

Stars:

2/5

Rating: 7.9 (Good)

What’s nearby:

Colosseum: 1,1 km

Roman Forum: 1,3 km

Trevi Fountain: 1,2 km

Spanish Steps: 1,5 km

Pantheon: 2,2 km

Vatican City: 4,5 km

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(Photo: © Hotel Marcantonio)

If you are looking for comparatively cheap hotels in Rome, the child-friendly Hotel Marcantonio on Via Cavour could be a hot tip. The double-glazed windows of the 2-star hotel ensure pleasantly quiet nights in the center of the Eternal City.

Whether looking for a triple or quadruple room or accommodation with children in Rome, you rarely get away as cheaply as at this hotel. On top of that, a simple breakfast is served.

If you like your breakfast a little more sumptuous, there are numerous nice street cafés in the surrounding area.

The hotel is also close to the train station, making it easy to get here by train. This is an insider tip for anyone looking for outstanding value for money!

Best Family Hotels in Rome:

The following hotel recommendations are for all rooms with connecting doors!

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Hotel Scalinata Di Spagna

Stars:

3/5

Rating: 8.8 (Fabulous)

What’s nearby:

Colosseum: 2,1 km

Roman Forum: 1,5 km

Trevi Fountain: 0,6 km

Spanish Steps: 0,1 km

Pantheon: 1,2 km

Vatican City: 3,1 km

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(Photo: © Hotel Scalinata Di Spagna)

Our second recommendation on our list of the best family hotels in Rome is the 3-star Hotel Scalinata Di Spagna. This hotel is near the Spanish Steps in Rome, which makes it a good choice for families with children.

You can choose from three, quadruple, or two rooms with a connecting door, terrace, or balcony and an excellent city view.

Breakfast includes scrambled eggs, bacon, fresh fruit, and other delicacies. The location of the accommodation is also extremely central. Highlights such as the Trevi Fountain are just a 9-minute walk away.

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Hotel Lunetta

Stars:

4/5

Rating: 8.8 (Fabulous)

What’s nearby:

Colosseum: 1,9 km

Roman Forum: 1,2 km

Trevi Fountain: 1,0 km

Spanish Steps: 1,3 km

Pantheon: 0,6 km

Vatican City: 2,3 km

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(Photo: © Hotel Lunetta)

The Hotel Lunetta in Piazza Del Paradiso is a very luxurious family hotel. The soundproofed rooms are a real blessing, especially for very young children.

Several options are available if you would like to stay here with children. The junior suite has a large double bed and a sofa bed, while the family suite consists of two adjoining rooms with a connecting door and their own bathrooms.

A luxurious family suite with two separate bedrooms and a sofa bed is available for five guests. This suite is around 50 m² in size.

The accommodation includes a small spa area with a swimming pool and sauna. The roof terrace offers a great view of the city.

The family hotel is just 700 meters from the famous Pantheon, the oldest surviving building in Rome. St. Peter’s Basilica is just a 15-minute walk away.

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DoubleTree By Hilton Rome Monti

Stars:

4/5

Rating: 8.7 (Fabulous)

What’s nearby:

Colosseum: 1,8 km

Roman Forum: 1,8 km

Trevi Fountain: 1,1 km

Spanish Steps: 1,4 km

Pantheon: 2,6 km

Vatican City: 4,9 km

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(Photo © DoubleTree By Hilton Rome Monti)

The relatively new and child-friendly DoubleTree By Hilton Rome Monti hotel is in Piazza dell’Esquilino. This beautiful hotel in the famous Monti district offers many family rooms.

You decide whether to have two rooms with or without a connecting door, separate or independent entrance, king-size bed, or two single beds.

You can also book the superior room with a connecting door for families with 3 children. There is a special children’s menu for children and teenagers during school vacations.

This accommodation is also one of the hotels in Rome near Termini station, making it ideal for arriving by train. The central train station is located directly in Rome’s city center.

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47 Boutique Hotel

Stars:

4/5

Rating: 8.6 (Fabulous)

What’s nearby:

Colosseum: 1,0 km

Roman Forum: 0,5 km

Trevi Fountain: 1,2 km

Spanish Steps: 2,2 km

Pantheon: 1,3 km

Vatican City: 3,4 km

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(Photo: © 47 Boutique Hotel)

If you are looking for a harmonious family hotel with plenty of comfort and style, you will love the 47 Boutique Hotel in the historic center of Rome.

Highlights such as the Colosseum and the Roman Forum are just 650 meters from this chic boutique hotel in Rome.

This 4-star hotel has two restaurants: one on the first floor and one on the sixth floor, both with a magnificent roof terrace. Your children will probably love the private cinema and the billiard room for up to 25 people.

Here, you can choose child-friendly rooms with connecting doors for up to 5 people. A relaxation area with a Turkish bath is open daily from 06.00 to 22.00.

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Condotti Boutique Hotel

Stars:

4/5

Rating: 8.2 (Very good)

What’s nearby:

Colosseum: 2,4 km

Roman Forum: 1,6 km

Trevi Fountain: 0,9 km

Spanish Steps: 0,2 km

Pantheon: 1,1 km

Vatican City: 3,0 km

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(Photo: © Condotti Boutique Hotel)

The Condotti Boutique Hotel’s premises on the Tiber’s right side are spread over several buildings. The family-friendly hotel is on the Spanish Steps, one of Rome’s most famous shopping streets.

Those visiting Rome with children can book this accommodation as a double room with a connecting door for 4 people or an apartment with 2 bedrooms for a maximum of 6 people.

We particularly like the spacious rooms, which are fresh and modern and have a great location. The breakfast room serves a continental breakfast buffet every morning.

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Rocco Forte Hotel De Russie

Stars:

5/5

Rating: 8.8 (Fabulous)

What’s nearby:

Colosseum: 2,8 km

Roman Forum: 2,1 km

Trevi Fountain: 1,3 km

Spanish Steps: 0,6 km

Pantheon: 1,4 km

Vatican City: 3,1 km

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(Photo: © Rocco Forte Hotel De Russie)

One of the best child-friendly 5 star hotels in Rome is the Rocco Forte Hotel De Russie. This luxury family hotel is located between Piazza di Spagna and Piazza del Popolo, which is similar to the location of our previous hotel recommendation.

On request, the friendly hotel service will connect you to the deluxe rooms, which can accommodate up to 5 people.

However, you can also book one of the elegant suites for 3 or 4 people, equipped with large double beds and a comfortable sofa bed. The hotel’s wellness area offers a steam bath, a Finnish sauna, and many great relaxation treatments.

If you don’t want to miss out on shopping in Rome, you will find some of the best luxury boutiques in Rome on Via dei Condotti.

Further Hotel Tips in Rome for Families:

The following accommodation recommendations all have triple and quadruple rooms.

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Hotel Miami

Stars:

3/5

Rating: 8.4 (Very good)

What’s nearby:

Colosseum: 1,2 km

Roman Forum: 1,2 km

Trevi Fountain: 0,9 km

Spanish Steps: 1,2 km

Pantheon: 1,6 km

Vatican City: 4,0 km

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(Photo: © Hotel Miami)

The 3-star Hotel Miami is located around one kilometer from the center of Rome. From here, it is a 10-minute walk to the Spanish Steps and the Trevi Fountain. Some of the 41 hotel rooms are family-friendly triple and quadruple rooms.

However, you can book two rooms with a connecting door if you stay with your children. Breakfast, including croissants, cappuccino, and more, is included in the price.

Even if the hotel overall has a more rustic feel, it is a good recommendation thanks to its location and relatively low price.

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Hotel Navona

Stars:

3/5

Rating: 8.4 (Very good)

What’s nearby:

Colosseum: 1,9 km

Roman Forum: 1,1 km

Trevi Fountain: 0,9 km

Spanish Steps: 1,3 km

Pantheon: 0,3 km

Vatican City: 2,3 km

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(Photo: © Hotel Navona)

As the name of our following hotel recommendation suggests, the Hotel Navona is just a few steps away from the picturesque Piazza Navona, one of the most beautiful squares in Rome.

The family hotel offers its guests triple rooms, quadruple rooms, two-bedroom suites, and an additional sofa bed.

The hotel rooms were recently renovated. This is noticeable in the clever use of color accents, an extremely modern interior, and comfortable beds. 

The historic Pantheon is just around the corner from the 3-star hotel. You can walk to the Colosseum in around 25 minutes. Bus and train stops are also in the immediate vicinity.

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Kolbe Hotel Rom

Stars:

4/5

Rating: 8.2 (Very good)

What’s nearby:

Colosseum: 1,2 km

Roman Forum: 0,7 km

Trevi Fountain: 1,2 km

Spanish Steps: 2,3 km

Pantheon: 1,6 km

Vatican City: 3,7 km

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(Photo: © Kolbe Hotel Rom)

The Hotel Kolbe is another very child-friendly family hotel in the heart of Rome. From here, you are just a 9-minute walk from the breathtaking ruins of the Roman Forum, just a few meters away from the Colosseum.

We were particularly impressed by the inner courtyard of the beautiful hotel. Guests staying at this lovely accommodation in the center of Rome can choose between spacious triple and quadruple rooms for themselves and their children.

The hotel team is exceptionally courteous and friendly, making you feel at home. Weather permitting, you can enjoy a delicious breakfast next to the beautiful courtyard garden. There is hardly a better start to exploring Rome!

An overview map of the family hotels in Rome:

On the map, you can see where each hotel and accommodation is located. Click on one of the hotel icons to find out which hotel it is.

Editor: Sebastian Erkens
Hey and welcome to Rome-Tourist! My name is Sebastian and I travel regularly to Rome, Italy.
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