One street from Piazza Navona, Hotel Raphael offers luxurious rooms with marble bathroom and parquet floors. Its roof terrace boasts panoramic views of Rome, from St. Peter's to the Pantheon. All air-conditioned rooms come with flat-screen satellite TV and free wired internet. Each elegant bathroom features a bathrobe, slippers, and courtesy set by Bulgari. Some rooms were designed by architect Richard Meier and include an entertainment system by Bose. The 5-star Bio Hotel Raphael - Relais & Châteaux serves an abundant continental breakfast every morning. Guests can also dine at the Mater Terrae restaurant. The Raphael Hotel is well connected by buses and most of Rome's historic attractions are just a short walk away. You can reach the Pantheon in 5 minutes on foot, while Castel Sant'Angelo is only 700 metres away.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Bio Hotel Raphael - Relais & Châteaux has been welcoming guests since 18 Dec 2000.
Hotel chain/brand:
Relais & Châteaux

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Rome, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info

Italian, Vegetarian, Vegan, Buffet


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Room type
1 large double bed
1 large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 1
This property has told us they’re taking some steps towards sustainability that can have environmental and social impact. We’ve worked with experts including Travalyst and Sustainalize to create the Travel Sustainable programme – making it easier for you to experience the world more sustainably.
Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
Low score for Rome
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  • Margaret
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    It is beautifully restored and the room was gorgeous
  • James
    Hong KongHong Kong
    The room was beautifully renovated - very modern, elegant and comfortable. The staff were very welcoming and helpful. The location is superb. There is a beautiful terrace restaurant on the top floor.
  • Muhammet
    Everythink is perfect, we love it we will come back 🙏🏻
  • Eddie
    location was fantastic, staff was very helpful booking restaurants.....
  • Akiko
    All staff members were friendly and nice but not too casual, just appropriate manner. It’s not a big hotel so once you have checked in, they remember you right away. Great place. Love to visit again.
  • Keith
    South AfricaSouth Africa
    Made to feel so welcome. Beautiful location off busy Square which meant a quiet nights sleep. Plenty of restaurants to choose from. Easy to walk to all the things we wanted to see. Very comfortable bed, lovely hot shower and a decent hairdryer.
  • Natasha
    Incredibly convenient location especially for a first time visit to Rome. Staff were amazing very polite and helpful. The executive suite was spacious and beautifully decorated. Despite the double glazed windows and wonderful window blinds the...
  • Tanja
    North MacedoniaNorth Macedonia
    An impeccable property at a remarkable location. Staff very friendly and helpful. The hotel enlightens even the smallest details starting from inside out. Do not hesitate to book this remarkable hotel.
  • Shona
    Hong KongHong Kong
    Staff were very friendly and helpful. We had a very good breakfast locally recommended by concierge. We were given our room
  • Patrick
    Breakfast was excellent, sophisticated, offering different kinds of flavours and delicacies During breakfast, a harpist was playing his/her instrument everyday, we were introduced to a melody of good taste to start the day

Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
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  • Can you store luggage if I arrive before check-in time?

    Dear Sir, We confirm that we have a luggage storage where you can leave the bags if you arrivre before check-in time. Very best regards, Christine Res..
    Answered on 30 June 2022
  • Do any of the suites have private terraces/patio areas? Thank you

    Dear Sirs, We confirm that we have some rooms with private terrace but they can be booking only by phone (they are not available online because they a..
    Answered on 16 May 2023
  • We have a booking from Friday 14 April for 3 nights. Would you please organise transport from Fumicino airport for the 2 of us. We will arrive by fl..

    Dear Sir, We are sorry for the delay in answering. We invite you to write directly to the concierge. Very best regards, Christine Reservation manager
    Answered on 21 February 2023
  • We are 3 adults, Father, Mother and adult daughter,how many beds in the superior Deluxe or in the Executive Suite. We do Not wish to share the bed wit..

    Dear Sir, We inform that in the Deluxe room there is only 1 double bed with no possibility to add an extrabed. In the Executive Suite there is a doubl..
    Answered on 15 November 2022
  • How can I reserve transportation from the hotel to a cruise leaving from Civitavecchia on the 26th of June?

    You can write directly to our concierge. Best regards, Christine Reservation manager
    Answered on 17 June 2023
  • do you have a lift or ground floor rooms as my husband does not walk far

    Dear Sir, All the rooms are accessible by lift. Very best regards, Christine Reservation manager
    Answered on 11 April 2023
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Hotel surroundings *

1 restaurant on site

  • Mater Terrae
    • Cuisine
      Italian • Mediterranean • International
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly • Romantic
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan

Facilities of Bio Hotel Raphael - Relais & Châteaux
Great facilities! Review score, 8.2

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport shuttle (free)
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness centre
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Bar
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath
  • Terrace
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
  • Cooking class
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Bike tours
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Temporary art galleries
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Cable channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Babysitting/child services
    Additional charge
Cleaning services
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Business centre
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Safety deposit box
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Pet basket
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Allergy-free room
  • Heating
  • Car hire
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Fitness
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Fitness centre
Languages spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Romanian
  • Russian
  • Ukrainian

House rules

Bio Hotel Raphael - Relais & Châteaux takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 15:00 to 23:30

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


From 05:00 to 11:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children 3 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request
12+ years
Extra bed upon request
€ 80 per person, per night

Prices for cots and extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.

Mastercard Visa CartaSi JCB Diners Club American Express Cash Bio Hotel Raphael - Relais & Châteaux accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

As the hotel is located in a limited traffic area, guests arriving by car are asked to inform staff of their expected arrival time and car details in advance.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Fitness centre is closed from Thu 10 Sept 2020 until Thu 31 Dec 2020

FAQs about Bio Hotel Raphael - Relais & Châteaux

  • Bio Hotel Raphael - Relais & Châteaux offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness centre
    • Massage
    • Walking tours
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Cooking class
    • Bike tours
    • Fitness

  • Bio Hotel Raphael - Relais & Châteaux has 1 restaurant:

    • Mater Terrae

  • Check-in at Bio Hotel Raphael - Relais & Châteaux is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Bio Hotel Raphael - Relais & Châteaux is 0.6 miles from the centre of Rome. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Room options at Bio Hotel Raphael - Relais & Châteaux include:

    • Double
    • Suite

  • Guests staying at Bio Hotel Raphael - Relais & Châteaux can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Italian
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Buffet
    • À la carte

  • The prices at Bio Hotel Raphael - Relais & Châteaux may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.