Without any doubt, a nice view, almost as a rule, makes everything better. So far you have strolled around Rome and have seen all its beauty laid perfectly in front of you but now it's time to climb the rooftops and experience the incredible gaze from up above. Breathtaking to say the least, these rooftops will add a whole new meaning to your experience of Rome.
Minerva Roof Garden | Hotel della Minerva
Many claim that this rooftop is the best one in Europe. Overlooking the Pantheon this charming and luxurious garden is definitely worth a while. The panoramic view is a treat by itself although it goes perfectly with an excellent cup of espresso or prosecco. The calm energy and the surrounding warm colors of the building facades create a setting to enjoy for some time and while you are at it why not indulge in their dining experience.
The Terrace | Hotel Raphael
The terrace at Hotel Raphael is a small sanctuary that offers a magical sense of intimacy across its lush garden. The serenity, harmony and the perfectly designed lighting make this rooftop feel and look like an oasis in the middle of bustling Rome. The panoramic view from the terrace spans over masterpieces of Roman architecture and history. To accompany this splendid view try one of the seasonal and organic Italian produces which they serve and you are guaranteed to have a wonderful time.
Granet Restaurant and Terraces | Hotel Savoy
In the heart of Rome, near the world-famous Via Veneto where the legendary Fellini’s La Dolce Vita was filmed, you will find this cozy rooftop terrace to be ideal for an unforgettable experience. The hotel carries a historical significance by being a place where Queen Margaret of Savoy used to stay when visiting Rome. This rooftop garden has a romantic fragrance which will linger in your mind for a long time when thinking of Rome.
Terrace bar | Il Palazzetto
This is a wonderful rooftop bar which overlooks the Spanish steps and Piazza di Spagna, settled on the top of a 19th-century mansion with a panoramic terrace excellent for a sunset gaze. A perfect way to admire the panorama around you with a glass of wine and something to eat. This is a perfect place to visit and refresh yourself after a long day of exploring the nearby attractions.
Le Jardin de Russie | Hotel de Russie
A more elegant and tranquil place than the terrace of Le Jardin de Russie is almost impossible to be found in the whole of Rome. This magical green oasis is nestled in between Piazza del Popolo and the Spanish steps, making it a historical hideaway in the midst of urban Rome. You can enjoy your breakfast here in the mornings, relax in the calming atmosphere in the afternoon or have a romantic dinner in the evening.