Gran Melia Villa Agrippina Rome is a modern 5-star hotel offering luxury accommodation near the heart of Rome. Highlights include a large spa complex, outdoor swimming pool and an excellent location close to Saint Peter's Square. The area surrounding the Vatican City is extremely wealthy and features a high concentration of hotels, cafes and shops. Nearby places of interest include Saint Peter's Square and Basilica, Castel Sant'Angelo and the Sistine Chapel, with its magnificent Renaissance frescos by artists including Michelangelo and Botticelli. Ottaviano San Pietro - Musei Vaticani metro station is located in the vicinity, providing fast and easy access to other popular Rome destinations. The hotel is housed in a traditional style palazzo featuring a pastel facade with white window frames. The interior contains many ancient Roman artefacts including the ruins of the 2nd-century Villa Agrippina, unearthed during the hotel's construction. Facilities include an outdoor swimming pool and a modern spa complex with steam room, sauna, spa pool, hair salon and fitness centre with personal trainers. A range of massages and spa treatments are available on request. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the premises. Premium rooms are 28sqm and decorated in an elegant style with neutral tones, wood floors and artwork on the walls. Amenities include air-conditioning, a flat-screen satellite TV, iPod dock, Nespresso coffee machine, mini-bar and safe. The en-suite bathrooms are made from Pietra di Trani marble and feature a shower, bathrobes, slippers and complimentary Clarins toiletries. The hotel serves fine Italian, Mediterranean and international cuisine in its multiple onsite restaurants, which include formal indoor options and casual dining next to the pool. Guests will also find an array of spots to enjoy light meals, snacks and exquisite drinks in the many elegant bars, some of which offer stunning views of the city. There are also plenty of dining opportunities in the vicinity. The hotel provides 24-hour reception and room service. Chargeable parking is possible onsite.