17 BEST HOTELS in Naples, Italy [July 2020]

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Napoli is the 3rd most populated city in all of Italy, and the capital city of the beautiful Campania region. Tourists flock to Naples to get a real taste of Southern-Italian life, cuisine, and culture, making it one of Italy’s most visited cities.

Written by out hotel-experts, these are our picks for the 17 best hotels in Naples, Italy!

Note – Here at Hotel Jules we also LOVE Airbnb’s. They are a more authentic way to see and experience a new place, so we have added some of our favorite Airbnb’s on this guide as well.

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BEST HOTELS IN NAPLES
htjltbl-table__image Our favorite Airbnb in NaplesOur favorite Airbnb in NaplesLa Casa Sul Nilo
  • Wifi
  • Fully equipped bar
  • Airbnb ‘Plus’ property
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htjltbl-table__image A great Airbnb for families in NaplesA great Airbnb for families in NaplesPrestigious apartment in a building from the early 1900s in the historic center
  • Wifi
  • Full kitchen
  • Heating
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htjltbl-table__image Our favorite value hotel in NaplesOur favorite value hotel in NaplesSan Francesco al Monte
  • Room service
  • Rooftop pools
  • Air-conditioned rooms
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htjltbl-table__image Naples' most luxurious hotelNaples' most luxurious hotelGrand Hotel Vesuvio
  • Rooftop bar
  • On-site fitness center
  • Located right on the seafront
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htjltbl-table__image The best budget hotel in NaplesThe best budget hotel in NaplesHotel Herculaneum
  • Bar
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
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htjltbl-table__image Most romantic Airbnb in NaplesMost romantic Airbnb in NaplesEdoardo al Plebiscito, vintage apartment in the square between food and sea monuments
  • Free wifi
  • Full Kitchen
  • Airbnb ‘Plus’ property
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#1 – La Casa Sul Nilo

Our favorite Airbnb in Naples

La Casa Sul Nilo

Our favorite Airbnb in Naples is La Casa Sul Nilo

– $$$$

– Sleeps up to 6 guests

– 100 square meters

– Fully equipped bar

– Airbnb ‘Plus’ property

Located in the heart of downtown Naples, this beautiful Airbnb is an experience that you won’t soon forget! Beautifully decorated, elegant, and classy, this is a perfect Napolian experience for a couple, traveling family, and everyone in between!

This luxurious flat comes equipped with a full bar, wifi, TV, coffee maker, and a full kitchen. Even though you are in the center of the action, the insulated windows help keep the noise out and the cozy bed guarantees and amazing night’s rest.

 

#2 – Prestigious apartment in a building from the early 1900s in the historic center

A great Airbnb for families in Naples

Prestigious apartment in a building from the early 1900s in the historic center

Prestigious apartment in a building from the early 1900s in the historic center is our pick for a great Airbnb for families in Naples

– $$$

– Sleeps up to 4 guests

– 2 bedrooms

– Airbnb ‘Plus’ property

If you want to be in the heart of the action – look no further! This prestigious apartment mixes charming Italian architecture with bright modern spaces. Guests love the high ceilings, the cozy beds, and the bookshelf – which has enough books to entertain you for hours!

While we love the cozy rooms, our favorite part has to be the outdoor patio, where you can sit with an Italian glass of wine and watch the Napolese world go by. Foodies will be ecstatic to know there is a pizza place directly below the apartment.

 

#3 – San Francesco al Monte

Our favorite value hotel in Naples

San Francesco al Monte

Our favorite value hotel in Naples is San Francesco al Monte

– $$$$

– Gulf views

– Rooftop pools

– Air-conditioned rooms

Sparkling clean and well-staffed, the San Francesco al Monte provides a luxurious experience at an affordable price! One of Naples’ most popular hotels, this historic building is a work of art in itself and has some of the best staff in the entire city.

Guests love the swimming pool and fitness center, and if you are looking to be pampered, you will love the on-site spa. Breakfast is included in the price, but if you feel eating out you will be pleased with the endless selection of restaurants and cafes outside.

 

#4 – Grand Hotel Vesuvio

Naples' most luxurious hotel

Grand Hotel Vesuvio

Grand Hotel Vesuvio is the Naples’ most luxurious hotel

– $$$$$$

– Rooftop bar

– On-site fitness center

– Decadent breakfast buffet

If you prefer a more opulent experience, then you are going to love the Grand Hotel Vesuvio. This luxurious resort boasts stunning decor, mouth-watering cuisine, and views of the Gulf of Naples and Mount Vesuvius that are simply unforgettable.

Have a dip in the pool, relax in your spacious room, then grab a drink at The Sky Lounge – the perfect place to unwind and soak the views in. A free buffet breakfast is served every morning, and the on-site restaurant is the perfect place to grab a light lunch before exploring the city.

 

#5 – Hotel Herculaneum

The best budget hotel in Naples

Hotel Herculaneum

Hotel Herculaneum is our pick for the best budget hotel in Naples

– $$

– Free wifi

– Air conditioning

– Airport shuttle

Located in neighboring Ercolano, the Hotel Herculaneum is an amazing budget hotel that delivers a ton of value. Only a 15-minute drive to Naples, you are conveniently located next to the entrance of the Ercolano Ruins, and only a little bit further you can find the Ercolano train station.

Enjoy free wifi, free air conditioning, free toiletries, AND a free airport shuttle. If that isn’t enough, how about free breakfast?

 

#6 – Edoardo al Plebiscito, vintage apartment in the square between food and sea monuments

Most romantic Airbnb in Naples

Edoardo al Plebiscito, vintage apartment in the square between food and sea monuments

Edoardo al Plebiscito, vintage apartment in the square between food and sea monuments is our pick for the most romantic Airbnb in Naples

– $$$$

– 1 bed/1 bath

– Air conditioning

– Airbnb ‘Plus’ property

This charming Airbnb is located in a building that is over 500 years old! But while the outside might seem dated, the inside of the apartment is gorgeous – recently renovated and well-designed. In particular we love the high ceilings and the Neapolitan art.

Boasting marble stairs, gold mosaics, room-darkening shades, and air conditioning, this is an Airbnb that delivers a ton of value. The host is very kind and quick to respond to any questions you may have. Be sure to ask him for some local food recommendations.

 

#7 – Elegant apartment set in a historic square in the center

Elegant apartment set in a historic square in the center

– $$$

– 2 beds/ 2 baths

– Full kitchen

– Airbnb ‘Plus’ propertya

Located next to the world-famous Piazza San Domenico Maggiore is another beautiful Napolese apartment. Well-reviewed and beautifully designed, this apartment is in a busy part of town and will show you what Napolese life really looks like.

Guests love how spacious the apartment is, and the full kitchen will make you feel right at home. There is also a TV, free wifi, and a coffee maker. Extra points for the wood floor and furnishings – it gives the flat a very cozy feel.

 

#8 – Partenope Relais

Partenope Relais

– $$$$

– Sea views

– Cool decor

– Air conditioning

Another one of Italy’s beautiful hotels, Partenope Relais has gorgeous views of the Napolese Gulf, well-reviewed staff, and a legendary breakfast buffet that can be ordered to your room.

But our favorite part of the hotel has to be the decor – all of the rooms are cinema-themed and have posters of famous Italian movies and movie stars! This little touch goes a long way, giving Partenope Relais a vibe that no other hotel can match.

 

#9 – Hotel San Pietro

Hotel San Pietro

– $$

– Centrally located

– On-site bar

– Parking

Another great budget hotel in Naples is Hotel San Pietro. We love the rooftop access – it’s a great area to grab a drink and mingle, or just watch busy Naples from a distance. Also, the location is fantastic as you are only a few hundred feet from the central train station.

Some other perks include free wifi, free parking, an on-site bar, and free breakfast. Extra points for the well-reviewed staff and on-site parking.

 

#10 – Rex Lifestyle Hotel

Rex Lifestyle Hotel

– $$$

– Air conditioning

– Wifi only in public areas

– Safe area

Rex Lifestyle Hotel is a great option for anyone looking for a solid and beautiful value hotel. Between the free breakfast, free airport shuttle and free Wifi can get a ton of bang for your buck!

Centrally located, you will also find a ton of food and drink options, or just chill in your comfy room, watch TV and order room service! There is also an on-site bar, which is always a plus.

 

#11 – Exe Majestic

Exe Majestic

– $$$

– Free wifi

– Breakfast included with certain rooms

– Laundry services available

Located near the Santa Chiara religious complex, the Exe Majestic offers a beautiful hotel for a surprisingly great price. The design is minimal and modern, and the rooms and bathrooms are kept sparkling clean. Guests love the breakfast buffet, but be sure to double-check if it comes included with your room type.

The rooms are spacious and cozy – guests love the big beds and the comfy pillows. This, plus the quieter location, makes it a great hotel to get a good night’s rest.

 

#12 – Relais Piazza Vittoria

Relais Piazza Vittoria

– $$$$

– Free wifi

– On-site bar

– Free breakfast

Boasting an excellent location and some of the best staff in the area is one of our favorite hotels in Naples – Relais Piazza Vittoria! But our favorite part of this hotel has to be the AWESOME design and hip decor.

Whether it’s the in-room antique bathtub, the cool retro bathrooms, or the funky lobby – the entire hotel looks really cool. But don’t spend too much time in your cool room! This hotel is close to tons of amazing sights and cafes, so be sure to get out and explore!

 

#13 – Culture Hotel Centro Storico

Culture Hotel Centro Storico

– $$$

– Free wifi

– Free breakfast

– Snack bar

Sometimes it’s the little things that make a great hotel. Things like an on-site snack bar, champagne served with breakfast, and soft slippers go a long way – which is exactly why we love Culture Hotel Centro Storico. This is a hotel that is beautiful, but also provides a ton of bang for your buck.

While the location is perfect, we are also impressed with the on-site art gallery, cozy beds, and how clean everything is. If you are looking for some good nightlife options, there are plenty in the area. Be sure to ask the staff for recommendations!

 

#14 – Entire Boutique b & b, Six Rooms with bathroom. Old Town

Entire Boutique b & b, Six Rooms with bathroom. Old Town

– $$$$$$

– Sleeps up to 16 people

– 6 rooms/ 6 baths

– Patio, rec area, and full kitchen

A 6 bedroom villa isn’t going to be for everyone, but if you have a large gathering with family or friends that needs to sleep a lot of people, then this Airbnb is going to be a dream come true!

All of the bedrooms are large and spacious, and each comes with its own private bathroom. While Airbnb is sparkling clean and very well-located, the recreation area and outside patio are what really sell it.

 

#15 – My Lodge Italy – Old Town

My Lodge Italy - Old Town

– $$$$

– 1 bed/ 1 bath

– Sleeps 4 guests

Whether its the free wifi, beautiful decorations, cozy room, or the amazing host – there’s a lot to love about My Lodge Italy! Guests love how big the room is and how bright and spacious the entire flat is. Fitting four people in one room can be a bit of a squeeze, but with the central location you won’t be spending much time in your room anyway.

We really love how clean and bright the bathroom is – and the appliances look very new and very modern. This is a great Airbnb for a couple to relax and grab a good night’s rest.

 

#16 – RELAIS PIAZZA DEL PLEBISCITO, LUXURY APARTMENTS

RELAIS PIAZZA DEL PLEBISCITO, LUXURY APARTMENTS

– $$$$$

– Sleep up to 16 people

– 6 rooms/ 6 baths

Another great option for anyone who has a large gathering with family or friends and needs a place for EVERYONE to sleep. Boasting 6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, and a kitchenette – what more does your party need?

The entire apartment is modern, clean, and boasts cool cinema-themed decorations. Daily cleaning and linen change are included in the price, as is the free wifi and parking spaces. Plus you can’t beat the location!

 

#17 – Hostel Mancini Naples

Hostel Mancini Naples

– $$

– Dorms and private rooms

– 24 hour reception

– Free breakfast

Last on our list is the only hostel – Hostel Mancini Naples! Hostels are great for young, open-minded travelers who want to meet and mingle with other like-minded people! Hostel Mancini Naples offers unisex dorms, and female-only dorms, as well as private rooms.

Guests rave about the free breakfast and the friendly staff. Free lockers are provided to help keep your gear protected and safe. Cook your own dinner in the communal kitchen, and meet other backpackers in the communal dining area!

 

Conclusion

That concludes our EPIC list of the best Airbnb’s and hotels in Naples, Italy!

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About the Author Aaron Hovanesian

Born in Los Angeles, Aaron Hovanesian is one of the original staff writers for Hotel Jules. Having backpacked the world as a young man, Aaron now prefers to travel the world in luxury, proudly staying in the world's most amazing hotels and properties.When Aaron is not traveling he lives in Western Colorado he can be found brewing his own beer (probably an IPA) or spending time with his two amazing golden retrievers.