Get an overview of this hotelVenetian palace near Rome's Via Veneto with free buffet breakfast

Near Via Veneto

Situated in Rome's shopping and business district, 400 meters from Via Veneto and near the Acqua Felice Fountain, this converted Venetian palazzo is a half-mile from the Villa Borghese and near Repubblica Metro Station.

Free breakfast and WiFi

Guests can start their day with a free hot breakfast buffet, and later savor fine à la carte Italian cuisine at Aureliano Restaurant. There's free access to the 24-hour fitness center, and WiFi is also free throughout the hotel.

Free WiFi and premium TV

All rooms and suites feature free WiFi and LCD TVs with premium movie channels. There's a minibar for in-room drinks, a spacious work area, and thick mattresses with luxury linens and a pillow menu. Bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries are among the luxury touches.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Aureliano restaurant at the Empire Palace Hotel serves Mediterranean cuisine, with a seasonally changing menu, specializing in fish. The Blue Bar serves drinks and light snacks throughout the day, with live music every evening between April and October. In the central courtyard featuring a fountain made from 1500-year-old Carrara marble, guests can relax or enjoy drinks or a meal.

The 24-hour business center has 1356 square feet (126 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and meeting rooms. Free WiFi is also available throughout the hotel. The concierge can help you organize tickets and dinner reservations, as well as family-friendly itineraries.

The fitness center is open 24 hours, and the concierge can help you with theater tickets and dinner reservations.

  • Concierge services 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Restaurant 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Total number of rooms - 110 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Wedding services 
  • Conference space 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Computer station 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 4 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Garden 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 126 
  • Year Built 1887 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1356 
  • Offsite parking reservations required 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Television in common areas 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge), Offsite parking reservations required

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bidet 
  • Slippers 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • In-room safe 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Pillow menu 
  • LCD TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is provided each morning.

Restaurant Aureliano - Decorated with green and terracotta pastels, light-wood paneling, and Murano blown-glass light fixtures in blue and red. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, opening to non-guests after breakfast, with its own separate street entrance. The Mediterranean menu changes seasonally, with fish a specialty, and a coordinated wine and champagne list.

The Blue Bar - Set in what once were stables, the bar faces one side of the courtyard, where guests can also enjoy their drinks. Original exposed-brick ceilings, distressed cobalt-blue paintwork, and Philippe Starck-designed, high-backed linen sofas and low, oversized, deep-red velvet stools. A wide range of cocktails, wines, and light snacks such as club sandwiches are available. Live music every evening April-October.

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel's fitness center has seven resistance and cardio machines, free weights, and a stretch bar.

The Villa Borghese, one km north of the hotel, features a boating lake and a series of ornamental ponds. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 2 AM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 6 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 6 per person, per night, up to 10 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 10 years of age.
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Valet parking fee: EUR 37 per night
  • A late check-out fee will be charged
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport. Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. One child 6 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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