Founded in the early of 1960s by Spartaco Vannoni, the Raphael hotel is full of paintings, lithographs, sculptures and even Picasso ceramics. On the roof terrace Bramante, you will find a gourmet cuisine, keeping an eye on the Eternal City.
With whom ?
A painter or an art historian
The rooms :
Elegantly furnished, the rooms disseminate a classic feel while providing optimum comfort and technology. If the furniture is designed in oak wood and the floor, wooden covered for more warmth, the bathroom is decorated with Carrara marble, universally prized for its whiteness and pencil-thin veining.
The restaurant :
At the Raphael Hotel, the cuisine is conceived like an art. The French chef Jean-François Daridon is involved in creative cuisine, directly inspired by art and hospitality. Natural and seasonal ingredients compose fresh and tasty dishes. Inside, you will sit in the relay Picasso ; in good weather, you can dine on the terrace Bramante.
The district :
Just steps from the Piazza Navona, this charming hotel, covered with Virginia creeper, is the ideal starting point to begin a tour of the city. It immediately puts you at the historic heart of the capital, near the Pantheon, Spanish Steps and St. Peter's Basilica, the major Vatican spiritual center of Catholicism, architecturally beautiful.