Here are top rated hotels and places to stay by Vatican City, home of the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, Saint Peter's Square and Basilica, and Castel Sant'Angelo. Following are the top guest rated accommodations near these Vatican City attractions, on Venere.com, a hotel booking site I use myself. By clicking on a hotel link you will see guest reviews and ratings, location map, and hotel pictures. From the site you can check prices and book a hotel.
Hotel Alimandi Viale Vaticano is a 4-star hotel across the street from the Vatican Museums and near Saint Peter's Square and a subway stop. The hotel has 24 rooms including doubles, triples, and Art Nouveau-style suites. There's a bar, internet, and multi-lingual staff who can assist with bookings and information.
Farnese Hotel is a 4-star hotel in the Prati neighborhood, in walking distance of Vatican Museums and Saint Peter's Square and near a bus and metro stop. It has 23 rooms and suites, some with private terrace, and budget rooms on the basement floor. The hotel has parking, internet, and a bar.
Il Gattopardo Relais is classified as town house suites and is housed in an Art Noveau building two blocks from the Vatican. It has six rooms and offers internet access, bar, and parking.
Residenza Paolo VI is a 4-star hotel housed in a fomer monastery on the edge of Saint Peter's Square. The hotel offers 23 single and double rooms, two triple rooms, and two deluxe accommodations. Some of the rooms have a view. There's a bar, internet access, and facilities for disabled guests.
Alessandro III is a bed and breakfast with three guest rooms in a 19th century building near Saint Peter's Square.
BB360 is a bed and breakfast on the top floor of a 20th century building with elevator, internet, and a terrace. It's in a quiet residential area 200 meters from the Vatican Museums and Saint Peter's Square. Rooms have been furnished to be comfortable yet respect the environment using materials that are recyclable in the future.
Palazzo Cardinal Cesi is a 4-star hotel across from Saint Peter's Square. The hotel is housed in a 17th century building and furnished with antiques. Rooms are singles, standard and deluxe doubles, and triples.
Hotel dei Consoli is a 4-star hotel near Saint Peter's Square with 28 rooms and suites. Deluxe rooms feature a jacuzzi tub, some rooms have a view, and two rooms are equipped with facilities for disabled guests.