FIVE OF ROME'S BEST HOTELS
Experience some of the best hotels Rome has to offer
If you are looking at an exotic holiday away from Sydney and fancy yourself savouring the sights and culture of one of Europe's most popular tourist destinations, you can be rest assured that the city of Rome will have you loving every minute and every hour of your stay. Designer fashion, great coffee and art that willl leave you in awe. For some of the best places to stay in Rome, our travel editors have short-listed five of the most popular luxury hotels Rome has to offer:
Set in Rome's, historic city centre, 135 rooms beautiful rooms ranging from 'Classic' to 'Suites'.
Address: 69, Piazza della Minerve, 00186, Rome, Italy.
Website: Grand Hotel de la Minerve
By Via Veneto and the Spanish Steps. A stunning subterranean spa, rooftop cocktail and wine bar and exquisite hotel bathrooms.
Address: 155, Via Vittorio Veneto, 00187, Rome.
Website: Jumeirah Grand Hotel Via Veneto
A luxury hotel, with eclectic suites and fine dining. A wonderful rooftop terrace. Near the famous Trevi Fountain and Spanish Steps.
Address: 23, Via Bocca di Leone, 00187, Rome.
Website: Portrait Roma
This hotel offers absolute, five-star luxury, close to the Borghese Gardens. Sumptuous interiors. Renowned wine list and restaurant.
Address: 5, Via Giuseppe De Notaris, 00197, Rome.
Website: Lord Byron Hotel
A Conde Nast, Johansen's, 2014, Winner. Stunning suites and fine dining. In Walking distance of the Colosseum and Trevi Fountain.
Address: 4, Via Piacenza, 00184, Rome.
Website: Villa Spalletti Trevelli
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Sydney is Australia's most populous city and home to close on 4.5 million people, and about 1.5 million people who were born overseas, so you'll love how cosmopolitan and rich the cultural opportunities are. From food, to fashion, to entertainment you have a multi-cultural masterpiece at your feet. Tourists can spend weeks in Sydney, but if you only have a few hours or days, be sure not to miss, the Sydney Opera House, Harbour Bridge, The Rocks, Taronga Zoo, shopping along the Pitt Street Mall and the beauty of the Queen Victoria Building.
Tourist advice: www.sydney.com
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Some of the best ties in the world, are made by hand, at Rochefort Ties, a Sydney gentleman's fashion house of international renown. Hand-made, made-to-measure suits, jackets and tousers are also available, along wih a bespoke collection of garments for both men and women.
Over 13,000 fish and aquatic attractions.
Sydney's public aquarium, right in the hear of the city, is a perfect day out for tourists and residents. Fourteen themed zones, include the world's largest Great Barrier Reef display, a child-friendly, touch-feel-discover Rockpool, Sharks, Turtles and a Bay of Rays. Penguins, exotic fish, jellyfish and sharks, all in environmentally-friendly, displays.