Editor Picks: 5-star Hotels in Naples

by Paul Stafford  |  Updated December 20, 2020

Naples, or Napoli, as it’s better known in Italy, is ancient history and modern culture combined. It is situated in a region that has been inhabited for nearly 3,000 years, with relics of both Ancient Greek and Roman empires to be found around town, as well as a great wealth of beautiful architecture. When you combine this historical importance with the singular ruins of Herculaneum and Pompeii, it’s easy to see why trips to Naples are a real treat for the mind and soul. And epicureans are also well taken care of, with Naples being the home of pizza in its present form as well as many other internationally renowned Italian dishes.

Given the wealth of experience on offer in Naples, a good hotel can make all the difference, offering the perfect base from which to wage a successful trip. Thanks to its size and popularity with visitors, the long-standing demand for hotels means there are roughly 2,500 different hotels to choose from, across all budgets. The luxury and boutique hotels in Naples however are particularly exquisite, and some are among the best in Italy. After assessing the choice along a number of lines of enquiry, such as location, amenities, decor, and cleanliness and comfort, here is TravelMag’s top five luxury and boutique hotels in Naples.