Villa Spalletti Trivelli

Rome, Italy

At a Glance

  • The Villa was built at the turn of the last century as a residence for Italian nobility and is surrounded by sumptuous private gardens; a real luxury in the heart of the city

  • The mini bar is complimentary and they also have drinks that you can help yourself to in the living room

  • The hotel is in a fantastic location close to the city's most famous landmarks including the Trevi Fountain and the Spanish Steps

  • Read one of the books from Count Spalletti’s original collection in the panelled library

  • Antique heirlooms from the private collection of the Spalletti family are used throughout the hotel

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Rome enjoys a typically Mediterranean climate. Summers (from June to September) are hot and dry with temperatures often soaring to 37°C. High humidity is also common, particularly in July and August. Winter tends to be moderate, at least by northern European standards, with temperatures averaging around 10°C to 15°C between December and February. Spring (March to June) and early autumn (September and October) are the best times to visit Rome, with lovely blue skies and mild temperatures. November and December are the two wettest months.

Starting in mid-June, the summer rush really picks up, and from July to mid-September the Rome teems with visitors. August is the worst month: Not only does it get uncomfortably hot, muggy, and crowded, but the entire country goes on vacation at least from August 15 to the end of the month (many Italians take off the entire month). Many hotels, restaurants, and shops are closed.

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Insider's View

On Fridays, enjoy a complimentary wine tasting; this is a time to mingle with guests and meet the owners of this beautiful boutique hotel.

Rooftop hot tubs provide a great place to relax and unwind during a day of sightseeing.

Enjoy wine tasting from the family vineyards and  any purchases can be shipped home for you to share with family and friends.

Stay up and enjoy your evening, the attentive staff keep the bar open until the last guest has gone to bed.

The rooms are named after 12 original districts of Rome. Each room has reference map by door so you can go and explore your district!

Never leave your room without the mobile smart phone provided by the hotel. It’s preloaded with apps that will help you find your way back, book a cab or decide where to eat!

Be sure to check out the large Turkish sauna and relaxation room - the ideal way to relax after a busy day exploring. 

Have a dinner outside in the gardens. You will feel transported to a countryside estate. 

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Villa Spalletti Trivelli is a luxurious boutique hotel comprised of only 14 rooms situated in one of the most elegant areas of Rome. Villa Spalletti Trivelli is close to the city's most famous landmarks including the Trevi Fountain and the Spanish Steps.

The Villa was built at the turn of the last century as a residence for Italian nobility and is surrounded by sumptuous private gardens; a real luxury in the heart of the city. The garden is peaceful and secluded and acts as the perfect antidote to the hustle and bustle of Rome. The inside walls are adorned with antique paintings, drawings and maps and many of the sumptuous original furnishings still remain.

Each of the 12 deluxe rooms are unique in their décor and have large windows overlooking the Quirinale Gardens or the Villa’s own garden. The two garden suites are located a short walk from the main building and benefit from their own private terrace. Antique heirlooms from the private collection of the Spalletti family are used throughout creating a highly personalised feel to each individual room. Every bedroom has a large marble bathroom with exquisite natural beauty products, and offers a smartphone for guests to make domestic calls and explore the city.

After a long day sightseeing the Villa is a perfect place to relax. On a sunny day you can have a refreshing drink in the shade of the gazebo or alternatively read one of the books from Count Spalletti’s original collection in the panelled library. The Hammam Wellness Centre and Energy Bar offer a number of ways to unwind or rejuvenate. Floating therapy and Energo-vibrational therapy are just two of the treatments offered which aim to achieve optimum balance between harmony and vitality.

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There are 12 Deluxe rooms overlooking the Villa's own Italian garden or the gardens of the Quirinale. Each room is unique with sophisticated decor and handmade pure linen sheets. Original paintings and furniture illustrate the attention to detail at the hotel, also reflected in the superb service, and large marble bathrooms provide ultimate luxury. The villa's rooms and suites also provide every modern comfort. All rooms, suites and apartments include: King or twin beds as preferred with fine embroidered bed linen, bathroom with bath and shower, hairdryer, antique artwork, maps and prints decorating walls, writing desk with phone, 42 inch flat screen TV, air conditioning, minibar and safe.

Romantic Double Room

These light-filled rooms are large at 25 square metres. There is also a luxurious marble bathroom with a bath and an extra large shower.

Prestige Deluxe Room

An exquisite room, spacious at 35 square metres, walk-in wardrobe and all-marble bathroom. One Prestige Deluxe Room also has a private balcony available.

Deluxe Junior Suite

This antique-furnished suite is expansive at 45 square metres. Replete with a walk-in wardrobe and all-marble bathroom with walk-in shower and bath.

Garden Suite

The two Garden Suites are actually self-contained apartments and are located in the building adjacent to Villa Spalletti Trivelli, directly connected through the Villa's garden.

Each Apartment measures from 80 to 100 square metres and has a double bedroom, two bathrooms, a large sitting room with sofabed, a kitchen, and a private terrace with chaise longue, garden sofas and armchairs.

Guests have full access to the Villa's amenities, including the buffet breakfast in the Sala Papier Peint, the hosted bar in the Salone degli Arazzi and free access to the onsite Gym, hammam and turkish bath. Room service in the apartment is available for an extra charge.

Grand Deluxe Suite

This suite comprises of 60 square metres and has a separate living room and walk-in wardrobe. It also has a luxurious marble bathroom with bath and walk-in shower.


The apartment consists of 120 square metres, where there is a large spacious kitchen, two double bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a large and cosy sitting room.

Presidential Suite

The Presidential Suite can comfortably accommodate 5 people as it comprises the Grand Deluxe Suite connecting with a Prestige Deluxe Room. Measuring 95 sqm approx. in total, there are two king/twin rooms connected via a living room all sumptuously furnished with antiques and with two luxurious marble bathrooms (one in each room).


Children are welcome to come and stay at Villa Spalletti Trivelli and babysitting can be arranged for them.


The Papier Peint dining room offers an elegant dining experience in an intimate and tranquil setting. The delicious menu draws from centuries of Italy's gastronomic heritage and is complemented by an excellent selection of wines from around the world. The hotel boasts a beautiful private garden, a library, a fitness room and a Hammam wellness centre providing a relaxing luxury retreat from the haste of the city.



Ria Santamaria (Staff)

A stay in Villa Spalletti Trivelli makes you feel like a guest in an authentic aristocratic townhouse in Rome's city center. The mansion features the family's private collection of furniture, art, antiques collected over centuries. The exquisitely decorated living room is filled with family photographs making it feel like a true home especially when serving yourself a nice cocktail via the open bar system. The rooftop offers amazing views, a cocktail bar and Jacuzzis. Breakfast is filled with lovely homemade delicacies and service is unobtrusive yet attentive. A dream!


Sierra Obermark (Staff)

Located in the luxury residential district of Rome, Villa Spalletti Trivelli is a beautiful family villa that has been converted into a boutique hotel. Set aside from the bustling city centre, this property is a quiet retreat from the craziness of Rome, while still being within walking distance of all the main attractions. The hotel makes you feel like you are at home with the large sitting rooms with original tapestries on the walls, the outdoor garden restaurant area, and the low numbers of residents.


Cammie Burke (Staff)

A great boutique hotel option right in the heart of the Eternal City's hottest attractions. From the moment you walk through the front door at Villa Spalleti Trivelli, you feel at home. The spacious rooms are decorated with genuine antiques, and the hotel offers complimentary happy hour drinks and wine tastings on Fridays. The expansive rooftop terrace, gardens and spa make Villa Spalleti Trivelli a true oasis.


Milly Walker (Staff)

Such a homely hotel. Fresh and bright in the summer, and warm and cosy in the colder months. Two beautifully decorated reception rooms and a library filled with tapestry's and painting of the family ancestors.

The terrace garden at the back of the hotel is an oasis of calm from the busy streets of central Rome.


Mrs Jennifer Morley (Guest)

"Villa Spalletti Trivelli was just gorgeous and worth every penny! I would definitely go back there at the drop of a hat". Mrs. M, 11th July 2011.


Fiona Bickmore (Staff)

A refreshing change to a lot of city hotels. This wonderful old palace with its luscious gardens is tucked away in the middle of Rome so access to the city and all its delights couldn't be easier. There is little spa at the bottom of the hotel if you are feeling a bit tense otherwise you can sit in splendour in the library or one of the other rooms which are all overflowing with huge tapestries, paintings and lavish ornaments. Rome is a great destination for a city break or why not combine it with somewhere else in Italy?


  • Ancient Rome with an archaeologist

    Step back in time and discover the fascinating history of ancient Rome accompanied by your private guide. Explore the vast Colosseum followed by the Roman Forum, once the centre of political life in the city.

  • Baroque Rome with an art historian

    Explore the historic Baroque centre of Rome with your private guide, an expert in art history and this fascinating period of the city. Admire some of Rome's most iconic sights, from the Spanish Steps to the Pantheon.

  • Borghese Gallery and bike ride with picnic

    Visit the famed Borghese Gallery, one of the best known museums in Italy, before exploring its beautiful gardens by e-bike, then stop to enjoy a gourmet picnic lunch.

  • Early morning visit to the Vatican

    Discover the wonders of the Vatican Museums and St Peter's Basilica in the early morning, before the doors are opened to the general public. Admire artistic masterpieces and the iconic Sistine Chapel, then explore the monumental St Peter's Basilica.

  • Gladiator school

    Step back in time and become a gladiator for the day! At the gladiator school you'll learn all about the history of gladiators during the Roman era and try a training session for yourself.

  • Italian aperitivo in Trastevere

    The aperitivo is a huge tradition in Italy and, with a professional sommelier in Trastevere, you'll discover the history behind this custom.

  • Leonardo da Vinci treasure hunt

    Leonardo da Vinci's projects have been hidden around Rome and it's your job to find all of the pieces! Work your way around the city, finding clues and solving riddles, before ending at the Da Vinci Museum.

  • Private photography experience

    Create lasting memories of your holiday with an exclusive private photography experience. With the help of a professional photographer, capture the perfect moment while you enjoy your romantic break, family holiday or honeymoon.

  • Roman mosaic workshop

    Learn the ancient art of mosaic making in a Roman family-owned workshop. You'll discover the history of the mosaics, learn the special techniques needed to make these beautiful pieces of art and try creating your very own mosaic.

  • Roman street food in Testaccio

    One of Rome's most authentic neighbourhoods, Testaccio is renowned for its culinary scene and home to some of the city's best places to eat. Discover the delicious street food in this up-and-coming area of Rome.

  • Tivoli, Hadrian's Villa & Villa d'Este

    Venture out of the city and into the Italian countryside. Located in the historic town of Tivoli, the beautiful Villa d'Este and the Roman emperor Hadrian's Villa showcase the ingenuity of Italian architecture throughout the ages.

Location & directions

Rome, Italy

Villa Spalletti Trivelli is located on Via Piacenza in the heart of Rome. 500m from Trevi Fountain & Piazza Venezia and 800m from the Colosseum.

How to get there

It is a 2-hour 30-minute flight from London to Rome's Fiumicino Airport. Villa Spalletti Trivelli is a 40-minute transfer from the airport.

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