Hotel de Russie, a Rocco Forte Hotel

Rome, Italy

Located between two of Rome’s most picturesque piazzas, Piazza di Spagna and Piazza del Popolo,the property is one of the Eternal City’s most prestigious luxury hotels.

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Property Overview

An enduring favourite of artists and writers, stars and politicians, Hotel de Russie was dubbed “paradise on earth” by French poet Jean Cocteau in 1917, and the accolade still stands today. Visit the stunning Mediterranean tiered Secret Garden to experience the magic for yourself. Indulge in one of the best aperitivo experiences in the city in Stravinskij Bar, sipping expertly-mixed cocktails under the stars. Surrender to bliss in the sublime De Russie Spa and dine on fine Italian classics in Le Jardin de Russie before heading up to enjoy exceptional comfort in the stylish surrounds of your luxury room or suite in the heart of Rome.


SmartFlyer Exclusives

  • Daily Breakfast
  • Hotel credit of €85 for rooms & Junior Suites per stay
  • Hotel credit of €170 on suite bookings (based on minimum 2 nights stay)
  • Destination and seasonal specific welcome amenity
  • Personalized welcome note from the General Manager
  • Highest priority upgrades upon arrival (subject to availability)
  • Highest priority Early Check-In/Late Check-out (subject to availability)
  • 20% off spa services
  • Guaranteed No Walk Policy
  • Complimentary high speed WIFI access for the duration of stay


Agent Tips

  • Experience a private tour of the hidden secrets of Rome, a special experience that will take you to the cobbled streets of the bohemian Trastevere district.
  • The lavish Executive Suites elegantly play off the heritage and vibrancy of Rome, with classically-inspired artworks and wallpaper, contrasted with contemporary furnishings, including distinctive Italian lamps and armchairs
Rooms + Suites

Classical and cosmopolitan.

Effortlessly blending classical influences and contemporary design, envisioned by Olga Polizzi and architect Tommaso Ziffer, the 120 rooms and suites at Hotel de Russie exemplify luxurious Roman living with views out over the historic city streets and the magnificent Piazza del Popolo. Generous in size and decorated with feature accents inspired by the city’s antique history, the elegant interiors include sculpture, photography and vibrant cushions made with lavish Zimmer + Rohde fabric, plus chic furnishings from Porada and Porta Romana. Large, elegant windows immerse guests in panoramic views of Hotel de Russie\'s newly restored historical gardens. After a memorable day exploring the Eternal City, unwind in the marble bathroom appointed with walk-in showers and bathtubs.
Pool + Gym

Personalized fitness while exploring Rome.

There is a salt water hydropool as part of De Russie Spa. The gym is equipped with the latest gym gadgets, free weights and Technogym weight machines, along with a full range of Technogym cardiovascular equipment. The hotel’s personal trainer, Danilo Palmucci, Italian Ironman and Triathlon legend, is available to assist guests with exclusive personal training sessions and special programs tailored to each individual. For an unusual and educational fitness experience, guests can enjoy the Art Running and Biking tours through the city, where Danilo will take them on a tour of discovery of Rome’s hidden treasures, whilst also getting fit. Personal yoga and pilates sessions are also available to help guests gain inner balance, strength and flexibility in the comfort of their suite.

Recharge and indulge.

De Russie Spa is the ultimate urban retreat in the heart of Rome. The perfect place to escape the pace of city life, the spa offers a range of luxurious treatments carried out by a highly qualified team of therapists. Enjoy rituals, facials, body treatments, massages, beauty services and much more.

Centuries-old techniques rooted in Italian tradition.

From decorations hand placed entirely by Italian artist Gio Bressana, to the verdant outdoor terrace at the foot of the Pincio, Le Jardin de Russie offers stylish Italian cuisine in the sublime surroundings of Rome. The innovative and sophisticated nuances of Bressana are revered world-wide, drawing on centuries-old techniques deeply rooted in Italian tradition. His work expresses a unique trait that combines nostalgia for the past with modern, creative ingenuity. The restaurant offers an all-encompassing emotional experience with Bressana\'s ability to create a direct dialogue between the art and the viewer.
  • Bar
    Your oasis in the historic heart of Rome, the Stravinskij Bar is the gathering place for the city’s bright and beautiful. Crowned by mature trees, fountains, and lush botanicals, our private piazza is at the foot of Hotel de Russie’s Secret Garden, lending it a certain splendour. Join us for drinks and fine Italian cuisine, as envisioned by Fulvio Pierangelini, throughout the day, with aperitivo being a particular highlight. As the light softens and the scent of citrus and pine gently fragrance the air, peruse our luxurious menu of contemporary and classic cocktails, choosing from stellar concoctions like our signature Stravinskij Spritz or one of our artisanal martinis made by our master bartenders.
  • Who's it for?
    Hotel de Russie is perfect for families, offering variety of connecting rooms and our Kids program designed to pamper our youngest guests. It is also a beautiful place for a romantic retreat, with the tranquility of the Secret Garden and personalized service intentioned to spoil our special guests.
  • Location
    Hotel de Russie is a luxury five-star hotel located in the heart of the beautiful city of Rome between the Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo on the Via del Babuino. The hotel is within easy walking distance of Rome's key attractions, fashion houses and Via Condotti.

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