Hotels near Colosseum
"One of the 50 Websites that make the web great."
"Hipmunk is the best travel site on the Web. Period."
"Stands out for its fun, interactive and deal-scoring features."
The world-renowned Colosseum sits in an area rich with small restaurants, bars, and hotels for you to explore during your stay in this beautiful Italian city. It's also in the heart of all the archeological remains of the Roman Empire, making it a great area to visit and stay in for those interested in exploring Rome's enriching and famous history.

Hipmunk's Best Hotels near Colosseum

Hotel Diocleziano
Hotel Diocleziano
|
9.0
Excellent
Via Gaeta 71, Rome
from $127
Exe International Palace
Exe International Palace
|
8.0
Excellent
Via Nazionale 46, Rome
from $79
iQ Hotel Roma
iQ Hotel Roma
|
9.4
Excellent
Via Firenze, 8, Rome
from $147
Starhotels Metropole
Starhotels Metropole
|
8.6
Excellent
Via Principe Amedeo 3, Rome
from $136
Kolbe Hotel Rome
Kolbe Hotel Rome
|
8.6
Excellent
Via di San Teodoro 48, Rome
from $154
Ambasciatori Palace
Ambasciatori Palace
|
8.4
Excellent
Via V. Veneto 62, Rome
from $207
Parco dei Principi Grand Hotel & SPA
Parco dei Principi Grand Hotel & SPA
|
8.8
Excellent
Via Gerolamo Frescobaldi 5, Rome
from $221
Aleph Rome Hotel Curio Collection by Hilton
Aleph Rome Hotel Curio Collection by Hilton
|
9.0
Excellent
Via di San Basilio 15, Rome
from $188
Grand hotel via Veneto
Grand hotel via Veneto
|
8.7
Excellent
Via Vittorio Veneto 155, Rome
from $265
Hotel Cosmopolita
Hotel Cosmopolita
|
8.0
Excellent
Via Santa Eufemia, 5, Rome
from $100
More About Hotels near Colosseum...

What's the Colosseum?

Completed in 80 AD, the Colosseum, which some call the Flavian Amphitheatre, is an oval amphitheatre built of concrete and sand located right in the heart of Rome, Italy. Interestingly enough, it's the largest amphitheatre ever constructed and is also thought of as one of the most spectacular works of architecture and engineering in the world.

Which Hotels Have the Best View Near the Colosseum?

Cheap hotels near the Roman Colosseum give you an excellent opportunity to experience comfort, affordability, and convenience. The Viminale Hotel is a 4-star property for $124 per night that puts you within a 20-minute walk of the Colosseum and has panoramic city views you can enjoy from the rooftop garden. Another choice is to stay at the Mecenate Palace for $138 per night. This hotel is right next to the Colosseum, making visiting the famous landmark easy and convenient. In addition, the pet-friendly Mercure Roma Centro Colosseo for $157 per night lets you see stunning illuminated views of the amphitheater at night from the rooftop pool.

What are the Benefits or Draw-Backs from Staying at a Hotel Near the Colosseum?

One of the draw-backs to staying near the Colosseum is staying in a tourist area and, thus, sacrificing the historical feel for which Rome is known. In addition, you also have to take extra caution when walking around at night. However, this area also guarantees easy access to see one of the greatest works of architecture in the world.

What Do I Need to Know About the Colosseum?

It's important to note before visiting that if you wish to avoid the long ticket lines, you should buy a combination ticket for the Colosseum, Palatine Hill, and Roman Forum at the entrance to Palatine Hill, which rarely has a ticket line. Alternatively, you can buy a guided audio tour and ticket from the audio tour window.