Relais Vatican View

Via Del Mascherino, 34 Rome00193Italy
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About Relais Vatican View

Located right on the edge of Vatican City, just a ten-minute walk from the entrance to the Vatican Museums, Relais Vatican View boasts an outdoor rooftop terrace with candle-lit seating.

The warm, elegant rooms include an en-suite mosaic bathroom with a bath or shower. In-room amenities include a safe, air conditioning, a packed mini fridge, and a seating area. The spacious suites offer separate living rooms with a sofa bed.

At Relais Vatican View, guests will find a concierge service at the 24-hour front desk, where airport shuttles can be arranged. There is also free high-speed Wi-Fi available, as well as on-site paid parking and laundry services.

There are plenty of restaurants within a five-minute walk for guests to choose from for breakfast, lunch and dinner. These include Ristorante Arlù, Temakinho Rome Borgo, and Alice Pizza.

This hotel is situated just a ten-minute walk from Castel Sant'Angelo, and only 500 metres from St. Peter's Square.


Via Del Mascherino, 34 , Rome, 00193, Italy
Telephone: +390(6)68308456 | Fax: +390(6)68212899 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Car park
  • Concierge
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel safe
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • PC with internet
  • Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Internet
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00

Positive Reviews

Great location in Rome

Guests can't fault Relais Vatican View's location. The Vatican City is only a two-minute walk away and guests appreciate the close proximity of world-famous sights such as St. Peter's Basilica and the magnificent Sistine Chapel with its famous Michelangelo frescos. They also love the fact that there are so many restaurants nearby which serve excellent Italian cuisine. Public transport is also convenient and via the bus networks the rest of Rome is easily accessible.

Friendly, well-trained staff

Guests are very impressed with the standard of service that they received from the members of staff at Relais Vatican View. They are described as knowledgeable, friendly and helpful and always keen to offer assistance when asked.

Beautiful rooftop garden

One of the most popular features at Relais Vatican View is the beautiful rooftop garden which offers views over Rome. Guests enjoy spending time here relaxing and soaking up the atmosphere and it's also a great place to meet other guests and share stories.

Negative Reviews

Issues with the rooms

While the vast majority of guests who have stayed here found the accommodation excellent, a few would have liked their rooms to be a little bigger. Also, some could hear other guests through the walls and were disappointed to discover that there were few English speaking channels on the television.

A small lift

According to feedback, the hotel's lift is quite small and was challenging to use. Also, it's necessary to climb a few stairs to reach the lift on the ground floor which some found inconvenient.

Room rates divide opinion

Some guests feel that Relais Vatican View is quite pricey when considering the facilities and accommodation provided. However, others commented that the price they paid represented good value for money.

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8.9 out of 10 based on 1058 reviews