The 10 Best Rome Hotels with a Pool in 2024

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A trip to Rome is a journey into Italy’s history, art, and culinary world. But after a day of sightseeing, historical discoveries, and delicious meals, there’s nothing better than diving into a refreshing pool and enjoying the evening.

The first-class Rome hotels with a pool offer soothing refreshments and a retreat of relaxation amidst the hustle and bustle of the city.

Sightseeing from the hotel rooftop pool in Rome

Imagine swimming in the rooftop pool and enjoying the view of the Roman landmarks as the sun slowly sets behind the historic buildings.

Because, let’s be honest, only very few hotel guests in Italy’s capital would voluntarily give up the luxury of a pool in summer!

For even more recommendations make sure to also take a look at our list of the best hotels in Rome.

Our Top 3 Recommendations for the Best Pool Hotels in Rome:

In this article, we recommend the 10 best hotels in Rome that have a pool and excellent service. This means you can explore the city’s sights and enjoy the full Italian sun. But let’s start with our 3 tips for the best spas in the city.

Aldrovandi Residence City Suites

Mercure Roma Centro Colosseo

Villa Agrippina Gran Meliá

The Best 4-Star Rome Hotels with Pool:


Hotel Artemide



Rating: 9.3 (Outstanding)

What’s nearby:

Colosseum: 1,2 km

Roman Forum: 1,2 km

Trevi Fountain: 0,9 km

Spanish Steps: 1,1 km

Pantheon: 1,6 km

Vatican City: 4,2 km

(Photo: © Hotel Artemide)

The 4-star Hotel Artemide has appeared on several of our best lists. It is one of the best hotels in Rome city center and has a great spa area.

Although this hotel doesn’t have the largest pool, you get a brilliant all-round package here.

If you are looking for a good spa experience in a central location and want to experience excellent service, the Hotel Artemide is a great choice.

From here, it’s just a 12-minute walk to the Trevi Fountain and 18 minutes to the Colosseum.


Mercure Roma Centro Colosseo



Rating: 8.2 (Very good)

What’s nearby:

Colosseum: 0,5 km

Roman Forum: 1,1 km

Trevi Fountain: 1,7 km

Spanish Steps: 2,2 km

Pantheon: 2,3 km

Vatican City: 4,5 km

(Photo: © Mercure Roma Centro Colosseo)

This hotel should be of particular interest to those who want a rooftop pool for their hotel in Rome.

From the Mercure Roma Centro Colosseo hotel pool, you can see the Colosseum, which is less than 500 meters away.

This princely view is really something to behold, especially if you enjoy one of the fantastic cocktails.

At this centrally located 4-star hotel, you can enjoy a delicious breakfast, including regional food, from 06.30 a.m.


H10 Hotel Città



Rating: 8.2 (Very good)

What’s nearby:

Colosseum: 3,1 km

Roman Forum: 3,0 km

Trevi Fountain: 4,9 km

Spanish Steps: 5,4 km

Pantheon: 4,3 km

Vatican City: 5,5 km

(Photo: © H10 Hotel Città)

The H10 Hotel Città is considerably more secluded and, therefore, quieter. If you want to stay a little outside the center of Rome and are looking for a beautiful pool on the hotel’s roof terrace, you will love this boutique hotel.

The rooms at the luxurious Hotel Città are certainly very modern. In addition to the wellness center, there is a Turkish bath and a fitness room where you can work out.

Massages can be booked on request. The delicious drinks and good service at this hotel are highly praised!


Aldrovandi Residence City Suites



Rating: 8.2 (Very good)

What’s nearby:

Colosseum: 4,1 km

Roman Forum: 3,5 km

Trevi Fountain: 1,9 km

Spanish Steps: 1,4 km

Pantheon: 2,8 km

Vatican City: 4,3 km

(Photo: © Aldrovandi Residence City Suites)

The 4-star Aldrovandi Residence City Suites is a chic hotel with a pool in the heart of Rome.

Right next to the Villa Borghese—probably the most famous park in the entire city—is a large swimming pool surrounded by idyllic greenery.

It is the perfect place to relax, surrounded by palm trees and centuries-old pine trees. The bar lounge serves snacks, sandwiches, and other snacks.

The streetcar stop directly opposite the hotel connects you to the Colosseum and the Vatican.


Grand Hotel Gianicolo



Rating: 7.9 (Good)

What’s nearby:

Colosseum: 3,3 km

Roman Forum: 2,1 km

Trevi Fountain: 2,9 km

Spanish Steps: 3,3 km

Pantheon: 2,3 km

Vatican City: 2,4 km

(Photo: © Grand Hotel Gianicolo)

The Grand Hotel Gianicolo is located around 2 km from the city center. Its outdoor pool is one of the best in Rome.

From the hotel’s roof terrace, you can look out over the Vatican. The two gardens of this grand hotel are a real feast for the eyes.

Even the Grand Hotel’s excellent restaurant is located in an orangery of exotic plants. Here you can enjoy traditional Italian cuisine.

If you are looking for a wellness oasis in the middle of Rome, you will fall in love with this hotel’s atmosphere. But don’t forget to visit the city’s historical sights!

The Best 5-Star Rome Hotels with Pool:


Rome Cavalieri – A Waldorf Astoria Hotel



Rating: 8.9 (Fabulous)

What’s nearby:

Colosseum: 6,1 km

Roman Forum: 5,4 km

Trevi Fountain: 3,7 km

Spanish Steps: 3,4 km

Pantheon: 4,6 km

Vatican City: 3,7 km

(Photo: © Rom Cavalieri - A Waldorf Astoria Hotel)

One of the best 5 star hotels in Rome, the Rome Cavalieri – Waldorf Astoria Hotel is just 3 km from the Vatican. A free shuttle service will take you to other sights in the city within 25 minutes.

This hotel is surrounded by a huge Mediterranean garden and has a gigantic pool—or rather, a whole range of spa facilities, as the hotel’s wellness center covers an area of at least 2500 m².

This fascinating hotel has an outdoor and covered swimming pool, saunas, a Turkish bath, two tennis courts, suites with a roof terrace and whirlpool, and much more.

Incidentally, one of the hotel’s restaurants has already been awarded an incredible 3 Michelin stars. This is unique in Lazio and absolutely worth a visit!


Anantara Palazzo Naiadi



Rating: 8.9 (Fabulous)

What’s nearby:

Colosseum: 1,3 km

Roman Forum: 1,4 km

Trevi Fountain: 1,1 km

Spanish Steps: 1,2 km

Pantheon: 1,9 km

Vatican City: 4,4 km

(Photo: © Anantara Palazzo Naiadi)

If three Michelin stars make your mouth water, we have another real treat for you.

Because with the Anantara Palazzo Naiadi, we are introducing you to another luxury hotel in Rome that will amaze more than a few.

If you are looking for a hotel in Rome with a pool, extravagance, and plenty of class, you will love the Roman wellness experience at this temple.

In addition to a swimming pool, steam bath, whirlpool, and many oriental wellness practices, the spa offers a wide range of great treatments.

Yoga, meditation, Ayurveda, and more bring body and mind back into harmony and ensure the best relaxation.


Palazzo Dama – Preferred Hotels & Resorts



Rating: 8.7 (Fabulous)

What’s nearby:

Colosseum: 3,0 km

Roman Forum: 2,3 km

Trevi Fountain: 1,3 km

Spanish Steps: 0,9 km

Pantheon: 1,5 km

Vatican City: 2,7 km

(Photo: © Palazzo Dama – Preferred Hotels & Resorts)

The elegant Hotel Palazzo Dama welcomes you on the banks of the Tiber. You can enjoy an oasis with a garden and pool just a few steps away from the Spanish Steps.

If you want to escape the often hectic hustle and bustle of the big city, you will find peace and quiet in the midst of olive and lemon trees.

This excellent boutique hotel in Rome welcomes you with unique elegance. The famous Spanish Steps are just a 10-minute walk away.

If you want to spend your honeymoon in Rome, this is the right place. The beautifully illuminated area by the pool in the evening is perfect for celebrations and special occasions.


Villa Agrippina Gran Meliá – The Leading Hotels of the World



Rating: 8.8 (Fabulous)

What’s nearby:

Colosseum: 3,2 km

Roman Forum: 2,5 km

Trevi Fountain: 2,2 km

Spanish Steps: 2,3 km

Pantheon: 1,6 km

Vatican City: 1,7 km

(Photo: © Villa Agrippina Gran Meliá – The Leading Hotels of the World)

This luxurious hotel in Rome Trastevere offers a fascinating mix of city breaks and wellness vacations.

The first-class 5-star hotel has a huge pool in its huge garden and offers a sauna, a Turkish bath, and a whole range of other great spa treatments.

Here, you can soak up the Italian sun after visiting the city’s cultural highlights and relax in one of the numerous sun loungers by the pool. The Vatican is just 1 km away.


Parco dei Principi Grand Hotel & Spa



Rating: 8.6 (Fabulous)

What’s nearby:

Colosseum: 3,8 km

Roman Forum: 3,4 km

Trevi Fountain: 2,0 km

Spanish Steps: 1,5 km

Pantheon: 3,2 km

Vatican City: 4,8 km

(Photo: © Parco dei Principi Grand Hotel & Spa)

As one of  the most fabulous spa hotels in Rome, our next hotel recommendation with pool is located just a few steps from Villa Borghese Park!

Anyone looking for a large outdoor pool and other spa elements will feel right at home at the Parco dei Principi Grand Hotel & SPA.

The luxury hotel designed by Gio Ponti is surrounded by tall palm trees and offers a great way to relax in the heart of Rome.

In addition to a covered swimming pool, there is a Finnish sauna, a Turkish bath, a beauty area, a fitness area, and much more. Relaxation really is the name of the game at this wellness temple!

An overview map of the individual pool hotels in Rome:

The map shows where the respective hotels and accommodations are located. Click on one of the hotel icons to find out which hotel it is.

Editor: Sebastian Erkens
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