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21 Best Hotels in Naples, Italy

Written by Lura Seavey
Apr 30, 2019

Tourists will find a good variety of hotels in Naples to fit every budget and taste, and among the very best are not only luxury hotels but also mid-range properties and some very affordable options. The best areas to stay depend on your interests, as Naples' tourist attractions are spread out. Those who like to focus on museums and historic sites may prefer the Old Town, also referred to as the Decumani neighborhood, which is home to the Archeological Museum, several historic churches, and the Duomo.

The northern section of the waterfront area along Naples Bay is generally referred to simply as the Port area, while the central and southern waterfronts make up the Chiaia neighborhood, part of the larger Santa Lucia area. Here, you will find major sites like Castel dell'Ovo, as well as many shops, boutiques, and restaurants.

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Best Luxury Hotels in Naples

1. Grand Hotel Vesuvio

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Naples' only 5-star hotel, the opulent Grand Hotel Vesuvio is located at the water's edge in the historic Santa Lucia district, overlooking Naples Harbor and Castel dell'Ovo. Thanks to this ideal location, the hotel's exclusive rooftop restaurant has gorgeous views of the Mediterranean Sea, the island of Capri, and iconic Mount Vesuvius.

Many of the well-appointed rooms and spacious suites feature ocean-view balconies. This pet-friendly hotel is home to an excellent in-house spa and is the only Naples hotel with a pool. Guests can also relax in the sauna or hot tub after a workout in the well-equipped fitness center.

Address: Via Partenope 45, 80121, Naples

Accommodation: Grand Hotel Vesuvio

2. La Ciliegina Lifestyle Hotel

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Since this 4-star boutique hotel resides only in the building's upper floors, guests of La Ciliegina Lifestyle Hotel will be hard-pressed to find a room that doesn't have excellent views of the surrounding city. The hotel is just one block from the municipal station, and guests can get great views of Mount Vesuvius from the rooftop terrace, where there is also a Jacuzzi and plenty of seating.

Rooms and suites are bright and spacious; updated with soundproofed windows and doors; and equipped with luxurious marble bathrooms, international Sky TV, tea and coffee supplies, and mini-fridges. Breakfast and Wi-Fi are included.

Address: Via P. E. Imbriani 30, Naples

Accommodation: La Ciliegina Lifestyle Hotel

3. Orsini 46 B&B

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Located in the Santa Lucia neighborhood near Castel dell'Ovo, it is just off the water and surrounded by restaurants. This exclusive bed and breakfast has just three guest rooms, allowing the staff to devote their time and energy to making sure guests have the best stay possible, with personal service like breakfast delivery right to the room.

Although furnished with antiques, the large guest rooms are equipped with the most modern amenities, including Apple TV with international channels, a fridge, safe, microwave, and kettle; each also has a private bath and air conditioning.

Address: Via Generale Giordano Orsini 46, Naples

Accommodation: Orsini 46 B&B

4. Hotel Palazzo Decumani

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The Hotel Palazzo Decumani is a luxury accommodation that sits within the narrow streets of the Old Town, within just a couple of blocks from major attractions, like the Chiesa di San Biagio Maggiore and Fontana della Sellaria, as well as many other historic landmarks, churches, shopping, and restaurants.

This 4-star boutique hotel has an air of simple sophistication found in its high ceilings, white walls, classic furniture, and tasteful artwork. The exceptionally large guest rooms are modern but elegant, and suites are available. Wi-Fi is included, as well as a gourmet breakfast.

Address: Piazzetta Giustino Fortunato 8, Via del GrandeArchivio, 8, Naples

Accommodation: Hotel Palazzo Decumani

5. Santa Chiara Boutique Hotel

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The Santa Chiara Boutique Hotel is located in the Old Town (Decumani neighborhood), just down the street from the Spaccanapoli monument, with the plaza and churches of San Domenico Maggiore in the other direction. This lovely hotel offers an array of guest rooms to choose from including family rooms, two-level suites, and terrace rooms with balconies.

All this is housed in the stunning 18th-century Palazzo Tufarelli, which has been updated and restored carefully, complete with original frescoes. Quite literally, its centerpiece is the courtyard, flanked by stories of balconies with arched ceilings.

Address: Via Benedetto Croce 23, Naples

Accommodation: Santa Chiara Boutique Hotel

6. Hotel Piazza Bellini

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Families are welcome at the Hotel Piazza Bellini, but couples looking for a romantic getaway spot will get plenty of privacy and an abundance of atmosphere. For a quieter room, book one that overlooks the peaceful courtyard, which is filled with sculptures and classic busts. For unstoppable views, ask for a Terrace room facing Mount Vesuvius.

Once the palatial home of a nobleman, this 16th-century building is elegant in every way, from the ornate entrance to the high ceilings. There are modern touches as well, like the fun chalkboard wall in the breakfast room for kids and kids-at-heart to doodle and scribble on. The hotel is also conveniently located in the center of the Old Town, surrounded by restaurants and just a five-minute walk to the National Archaeological Museum.

Address: Via Santa Maria di Costantinopoli 101, CentroStorico, Naples

Accommodation: Hotel Piazza Bellini

7. Hotel Palazzo Alabardieri

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Located in Santa Lucia's upscale Chiaia neighborhood, just four blocks form the water, Hotel Palazzo Alabardieri is within steps of dozens of shops, boutiques, and restaurants. This 4-star hotel exudes a sophisticated elegance that is both classic and modern at the same time.

Guests will enjoy amenities such as a tennis court, room service, and even babysitting for parents who want a little time to explore the city on their own. Guest rooms are spacious and tastefully decorated with rich colors contrasted with soft whites, and a generous breakfast is included.

Address: ViaAlabardieri 38, Naples

Accommodation: Hotel Palazzo Alabardieri

8. Metro 900 Hotel

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The Metro 900 Hotel is conveniently located within the same historic building as the Mergellina train station at the southern end of the Santa Lucia area, perfect for those who want easy access to nearby tourist attractions like Pompeii and Herculaneum.

This boutique hotel is modern and classy, featuring well-appointed rooms and suites that are pet-friendly and equipped with satellite TV and large bathrooms. Breakfast is included, and among available services are airport transportation, room service, babysitting, and laundry service.

Address: Corso Vittorio Emanuele 6, Naples

Accommodation: Metro 900 Hotel

9. Palazzo Salgar

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Eco-conscious Palazzo Salgar is a modern four-star accommodation that offers a wide range of luxury amenities, including an in-house spa and sauna. The hotel also has a well-equipped fitness center, a business center, and an on-site restaurant and offers room service and airport transportation. Guest rooms are exceptionally clean, and both suites and family rooms are available. The breakfast spread is excellent, known for its fresh pastries.

The hotel is located in the port area near Piazza Mercato, handy to a wide selection of restaurants, and is a 15-minute walk to the train station.

Address: Via Nuova Marina 120, Naples

Accommodation: Palazzo Salgar

10. Hotel Rex

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Located in the Santa Lucia neighborhood just one block from the water, Hotel Rex is close to the beautiful Castel dell'Ovo and has well over a dozen restaurants within a one-block radius. Guest rooms tend to be more compact but are still comfortable and well-appointed, incredibly clean, and tastefully decorated. Dedicated non-smoking rooms are available. The entire hotel is modern and bright with a Mediterranean ambience within a picturesque Art Nouveau building, and offers free Wi-Fi and complimentary breakfast.

Address: Via Palepoli 12, Naples

Accommodation: Hotel Rex

11. Hotel Correra 241

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This bright, trendy boutique hotel is housed in what was first a factory and then apartments, resulting in incredibly spacious rooms and high ceilings. The building's architecture also contributes to the hotel's ultra-modern ambience, while bright blocks of contrasting colors give each room its own personality.

The Hotel Correra 241 is located in the Old Town within a 10-minute walk of most of the historic tourist attractions, and just five minutes from the National Archeological Museum. Rooms are equipped with a safe and coffee/tea service, and family rooms are available. Breakfast and Wi-Fi are included, and airport transportation is available.

Address: ViaFrancesco Saverio Correra 241, Naples

Accommodation: Hotel Correra 241

12. Hotel II Convento

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Tucked between the Chiaia and Decumani neighborhoods, Hotel II Convento is located in the quaint Quartieri Spagnoli (Spanish Quarter), close to plenty of shopping and dining. As the name suggests, the 17th-century building was once a convent, and the owners have taken care to preserve original aspects of the structure. Family rooms have loft-beds that the kids will love, and the whole place has an inviting air. Breakfast and Wi-Fi are free.

Address: ViaSperanzella 137/a, Naples

Accommodation: Hotel II Convento

13. Hotel Cristina

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An excellent option for families, Hotel Cristina is convenient to kid-friendly attractions including the zoo, as well as a supermarket and plenty of restaurants. This hotel offers excellent value with free parking, breakfast, and Wi-Fi. It is also known for its commitment to sustainable tourism, making strides in efforts to reduce energy use and include other green initiatives. Guests will also find a full range of services, from concierge to laundry, and amenities for busy travelers like a business center with computers.

Although it is not right on the beach, Hotel Cristina is within a short taxi ride of the Gaiola Underwater Park, where you can explore ancient Roman ruins while snorkeling in the Bay of Napoli.

Address: ViaDiocleziano 109, Naples

Accommodation: Hotel Cristina

14. Fly Boutique Hotel

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An affordable but trendy 3-star accommodation in a residential neighborhood, the Fly Boutique Hotel has a dozen guest rooms, each featuring a different color theme with modern, minimalist décor. The hotel is pet-friendly, and included with the stay is a complimentary continental breakfast spread with an excellent selection of fresh pastry and fruit, as well as European staples like meats and cheeses. Rooms are equipped with conveniences like mini-fridges, safes, and air-conditioning, and guests can enjoy lovely views from the rooftop terrace.

Address: 113 Piazza Mercato, Naples

Accommodation: Fly Boutique Hotel

15. Grand Hotel Oriente

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Adjacent to Piazza Mercato in the port area, the Grand Hotel Oriente is convenient to ferries departing to nearby tourist destinations like the island of Capri, Pompeii, and Sorrento. This modern hotel offers a full range of amenities and services, including a business center and conference facilities, free WiFi, and laundry service. Family rooms and suites are available, and all are well-appointed with tasteful décor. Whatever the weather, guests can enjoy great views from the hotel restaurant's covered rooftop terrace dining area.

Address: Via Armando Diaz 44, Naples

Accommodation: Grand Hotel Oriente

Best Bed and Breakfasts in Naples

1. The Bellini House

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The Bellini House is not your typical bed and breakfast, and those who shy away from them in anticipation of shared baths or a curfew need not worry. This lovely B&B greets guests with a quirky and fun vintage décor, featuring accents like old Polaroids, antique suitcases, and creative elements. Guest rooms are very spacious, even the singles, and family rooms have loft beds, which give parents a little privacy; some rooms also have a private terrace overlooking the lush green grounds, with a seating area and table. The fantastic fresh breakfast each morning is cooked with organic and locally sourced ingredients whenever possible.

The Bellini House is centrally located in the Old Town near the Teatro Bellini and within walking distance of the neighborhood's main tourist attractions, including the Archaeological Museum and the Duomo di Napoli.

Address: Via Santa Maria di Costantinopoli 94, Naples

Accommodation: The Bellini House

2. ToledoStation Bed & Breakfast

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Located in the Quartieri Spagnoli (Spanish Quarter) near the stunningly artistic Toledo metro station, this B&B is convenient to many shops and restaurants. The family-friendly ToledoStation Bed & Breakfast also welcomes pets, and in addition to a sumptuous breakfast, it offers room service and airport transportation. Rooms are very large, each uniquely decorated with lively colors and artwork that celebrate travel by combining elements from cities all over the world.

Address: Via Toledo 320, Naples

Accommodation: ToledoStation Bed & Breakfast

3. B&B Attico Partenopeo

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B&B Attico Partenopeo is another lovely accommodation, with a garden terrace that sits face-to-face with the dome of a nearby cathedral, providing a perfect backdrop. Located between the Spanish Quarter and the Port district, it is central to all of the city's major attractions. Rooms are simple but comfortable, and breakfast includes yummy homemade jams to enjoy on the fresh-baked goodies.

Address: Via Santa Brigida 72, 80132, Naples

Accommodation: B&B Attico Partenopeo

Best Hotels near Naples Airport

1. Luxor Hotel

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An affordable and dependable airport accommodation is the Luxor Hotel located in Casoria, less than 15 minutes to the Naples city center. Amenities include free parking, airport shuttle, and room service; non-smoking guests should be sure to request a smoke-free room. Guest rooms are very clean and modern, and there are family rooms available, as well as suites with whirlpool baths.

Address: Via Luigi d'Anna snc, Casoria

Accommodation: Luxor hotel

2. Buono Hotel

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Among the nicer of Naples' cheaper hotels is the Buono Hotel, located about halfway between the airport and the city's tourist center. This no-frills lodging provides clean, dependable rooms that are all smoke free and air-conditioned. Wi-Fi is free for guests.

Address: Via Nuova Poggioreale 158/G, Naples

Accommodation: Buono Hotel

3. Bed and Boarding

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Tourists looking for a cheap hotel in the Napoli area will be pleased with Bed and Boarding, an airport-adjacent hostel that provides modest but private accommodations for those passing through. Each cabin-like "room" provides the basics, including TV, a table, and mirror, as well as complimentary Wi-Fi. Toilets are shared but very clean.

Address: Viale Fulco Ruffo di Calabria snc, Naples

Accommodation: Bed and Boarding

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