Hotel Palazzo GiovanelliCampo San Stae, 2070 Venice 30135120-550 euro/night We love the charm of the Grand Canal and inner canal views of this property conveniently located in the less touristy Santa Croce neighborhood. Palazzo Giovanelli is a nice option for a local experience on the Grand Canal in a historic palazzo dating to the 16th century.
Residenza di RipettaVia di Ripetta 231 Rome 00187290-400 euroChic yet family-friendly hotel in great location between Piazza del Popolo and the Spanish Steps, with a beautiful panoramic terrace; family-friendly amenities include executive suites and apartments with kitchenettes, kids menu, and family movies
Regina Hotel BaglioniVia Vittorio Veneto 72 Rome 00187280-430 euro5* luxury hotel near Villa Borghese with elegant, spacious family suites and adjoining rooms
Inn Navona Governo VecchioVia del Governo Vecchio 118 Rome 0018690-150 euroThe family-friendly Rome hotel Inn Navona Governo Vecchio consists of 5 elegantly simple and spacious en-suite guestrooms on the third floor of a medieval tower on Via del Governo Vecchio, one of our favorite streets in Rome due to its central, convenient location
Hotel Santa Maria TrastevereVicolo del Piede 2 Rome 00153160-220 euro3* Trastevere Hotel de Charme with suites, triples, & family rooms with lovely central courtyard and roof terrace
Starhotels MajesticCorso Vittorio Emanuele II 54 Turin 10123110-240 euroFour-star family-friendly Turin hotel with great value for price; accommodates families in double or triple rooms with extra beds. Toys and games available for kids.
Hotel RaphaelVia Dei Pastini 131 Rome 00187350-700 euroThe four-star Hotel Raphael is in a family-friendly area of Rome near Piazza Navona, a central location for families with young children. The hotel offers rooms and suites sleeping 4-5 guests, and has a gorgeous rooftop terrace.
Grand Hotel de la MinervePiazza della Minerva 69 Rome 00186 380-500 euroIf you prefer a classic, traditional luxury hotel, this is a great option in a perfect location in the quiet pedestrian piazza just beyond the Pantheon. Children under 3 stay free, rollaway beds are available for 60euro/night, junior and full suites available; select rooms have large terraces with full dining tables, lounge chairs, and priceless views across the rooftops
I Casali di Colle San PaoloMuserale 8, Colle San Paolo Tavernelle di Panicale 06068100-270 euroAgriturismo on organic olive oil-producing estate in the hills overlooking Lake Trasimeno; very nicely appointed apartments with pools in a family-friendly setting with small playground, game room with toys, games and books for kids. Features kids art program and summer soccer camp in English.
Imperial Hotel TramontanoVia Vittorio Veneto 1 Sorrento 80067200-400 euroElegant hotel with captivating views across the Bay of Naples, walking distance to sites in the center, with a charming atmosphere among the gardens, pool, dining, and services. Family room options include triple rooms and family suites, with rollaway beds available.
Hotel MarmorataVia Bizantina 3 Ravello 160-250 euroBetween Amalfi and one of our favorite Amalfi Coast towns, Minori, is a pristine strip of coastline known as the Marmorata. Ravello Hotel Marmorata offers great value to families with a pool and private beach access on a sparkling cove.
Hotel Capo La Gala8 Luigi Serio Vico Esquense 500-700 euroSmall luxury boutique hotel in a private cove near Sorrento with family friendly amenities likes bikes and kayaks. In addition to the pool nestled on the sea, the hotel has a spa, gym, gardens, bar and dining options. Extra beds are available in the room for a fee for children under 12, baby cots for children 3 and under are free.