There are few places as romantic or utterly as beautiful as the country of Italy. With art and architecture steeped in a rich history as old as civilization itself and a culture that is both inviting and majestic, Italy has some of the best cities in the world for vacationing. There are a vast multitude of hotels located throughout Italy, many of which are at the top of lists for both travelers and put out by travel guides. No matter where you may be deciding to travel in Italy, whether its Rome, Milan, Sicily or anywhere else, you are guaranteed a warm welcome while visiting. Here are a few of the top hotels in Italy, ranked highly for both excellent and efficient service in addition to the absolutely gorgeous appearance of the hotel.

Those traveling to Milan, which has been considered the fashion capital of the world for years now, there is an excellent stay in the Hotel Straf. Located near the duomo, the Hotel Straf has an incredibly unique appearance. This hotel appears to be more of a construction site than a luxury hotel, but don’t let that fool you. The service at the Hotel Staf is positively top-notch. In fact, it is so luxurious that some of the world’s top designers have decided to make this their number one stay while visiting Milan. On any given day guests are bound to see a celebrity or two passing through the doors of the hotel or its on-site restaurant.

Another amazing hotel in Milan is the Park Hyatt Milan. With roughly 117 rooms and suites at their disposal, this hotel is incredibly spacious and accommodating. They are known far and wide for their luxurious and large bathrooms. While this may seem like a minor amenity, those who have traveled to Europe before know that bathrooms are usually the smallest of all spaces. Other amenities include a ton of mirrors in every suite, walk-in closets and enormous hot tubs. The on-site spa also provides guest with relaxation and comfort.

If you’re traveling to Florence then you should definitely check out the JK Place. The service at this hotel has been ranked some of the highest in Italy, and its no small wonder. The staff at this luxurious hotel have been trained to suit the guests every need. They are friendly, multilingual and incredibly helpful with everything and anything that you may require during your stay in picturesque Florence. Their are also knowledgeable to the area and can guide guests to one of the numerous eateries or shops in the area that might appeal to the guest. Be sure to check out the roof terrace with its spectacular views of some of the city’s oldest landmarks.

Also in Florence is the UNA Hotel Vittoria. Designed by the genius architect Fabio Novembre, this hotel feels more like a club in many regards. This can be misleading, as the hotel is one of the most comfortable and homey hotels in Florence. There are many attributes of this hotel that come across as flashy, such as the crystal walls of the room’s bathrooms, but that glamor does not act as a smoke and mirror technique in any way. In fact, this hotel can afford to be glitzy because their service excels in every way.
Another amazing hotel, located in Bolzano, is the Hotel Greif. There is a rich history to this hotel, as many musicians have stayed there in its day. This is shown in the fact that the hotel is very accommodating of those traveling with instruments, and features pianos in their many rooms.