The Empire Palace Hotel enjoys a privileged place in Rome: within a easy stroll you could be in the Borghese Gardens, sipping a drink while people watching on the Via Veneto, browsing the antiques of Via Margutta or enjoying the spectacle of the Spanish Steps.
The Empire Palace opened it's doors in Rome in 1999. Its' 113 rooms make it one of the largest hotels in Rome's city centre. The Hotel's history saw it previously being a grand house owned by a noble Venetian Family. Built around a courtyard, where light meals and drinks are served, with stables at the rear, the conversion to a modern and high tech hotel in Rome has been a stylish one,, not to say an opulent one the end result of which has seen a loverly contrast of classic and contemporary style and design - if it weren't for the Empire Palace's large number of guest rooms it would easily be one of the best boutique hotels in Rome.
Roma is famous for it's designers and Empire Palace Hotel design works around three themes: Venice, modern art and the stars of the night. The American Bar in the converted stables has the cutting edge of Space Age design while the guestrooms mellow in the lustrous patina of cherrywood and hues of gold. The restaurant, Aureliano, named after the Roman Emperor (remember Gladiator and Marcus Aurelius ), serves gourmet seasonal Mediterranean cuisine and fine wines in an aura of classic elegance.
Located in the city centre, close to the famous Via Veneto shopping and business district the luxury accommodation in Rome being offered could not immagine a better location. Three blocks from the USA Embassy, just a few minutes away from the Villa Borghese Gardens and 15 minutes walking distance to the Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain, Piazza del Popolo and Via Condotti - The Empire Palace Hotel is considered by many official guide books as one of the finest four star hotels in Rome
Classical and extremely comfortable rooms with furniture in light cherry wood, decorated with prints coloured by hand. Bathroom is white marble with streaks of gold. Size: 25 square metres.
Classical and comfortable deluxe rooms with sitting area, double bed pullout sofa, some with whirlpool bath tubs and some with Jacuzzi shower. Size: 35 square metres.
Restaurant Aureliano - Gourmet restaurant with recherche ambience of classical inspiration characterised by the light boiseries, the floral decorations of the vaults.
Serves creative and Mediterranean cuisine with home-made fresh pasta, bread and patisserie. Extensive wine list offering a large selection of Italian and foreign crus. Open for lunch 12:30 to 15:00 / dinner 19:30 to 23:00. Seats: 67.
La Corte Delle Stelle - A unique feature of the Empire Palace Hotel, the large open-air courtyard with Cypres and Magnolia trees and large umbrellas. It has an attractive 16th century fountain which decorates it. Serves light meals and drinks. Open from 10:00 to 23:00. Seats: 90
The Blue Bar - Trendy cocktail piano bar with live music. Built from the stables of the old Venetian Palace with the original ceiling restored. It is furbished with unusual sofas designed by Philipe Stark. Open from 10:00 to 01:00. Seats: 60.
Conference & Meeting Rooms
The new meeting rooms inaugurated in 2007 are situated on the sixth and last floor, and enjoy natural light framed by windows that look out onto a panoramic view of Rome’s characteristic roofs and terraces. The space can be divided up into modular areas using soundproofed partitions. The meeting rooms are equipped with all the latest generation technology.