Pompeii is one of the most popular touristic destinations in the world.
The reason? It’s obvious: the archaeological excavations.
Very few, in fact, are the places in the world where you can visit an entire city of pre-Christian times, even counting the fact that “thanks” to the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD the ancient city of Pompeii has preserved numerous buildings.
If you are among the many visitors of Pompeii eager to visit these places, but are wondering where the best place to stay is, here is a practical guide on where to stay over night in Pompeii, suitable for all budgets!
4 Star Hotels
- Hotel Maiuri
Hotel Maiuri is located in a strategic location: it is, in fact, near the highway and a mall, called, “La Cartiera”, in a quiet area and away from the hustle of the city, however, is easily accessible by foot in just 10 minutes. Therefore, it is perfectly located for visiting the neighboring towns, just as well as enjoying Pompeii, in a simple way. The hotel has a conference hall, a restaurant and rooms with all the amenities, including a private balcony.
- Hotel Forum
Amongst the most elegant hotels and high-starred in Pompeii, we recommend Hotel Forum. It is located in a central area, very close to both the archaeological excavations and the Shrine of Our Lady of the Rosary. The 35 room hotel is very comfortable and equipped with air-conditioning and flat-screen satellite TV. Some of the rooms, which are suites are also equipped with a Jacuzzi tub.
3 Star Hotels
- Hotel Diana
If you want good value for money, while being very close to the center of Pompeii, the 3 star Hotel Diana can be fit for the purpose. It is situated 5 minutes from the Sanctuary and a few minutes from the excavations, which can easily be reached. The hotel has a private parking, garden and rooms that are equipped with LCD TV, air conditioning and accessible for the disabled.
2 Star Hotels
- Hotel Piccolo Sogno
For those that do not have a big budget or for those who simply are not looking for a “luxurious” accommodation, the hotel, “Piccolo Sogno” is ideal. It is located just steps from the Sanctuary and the Circumvesuviana train, allowing you to reach Naples and Sorrento with ease. This hotel offers furnished rooms with simplicity and taste, TV, air conditioning and free wi-fi. It is also possible to book excursions and transfers from here.
Bed & Breakfast
- Bed & Breakfast V & V
The B & B is the perfect choice for those who like informality, but yet can obtain privacy and autonomy. The Bed and Breakfast V & V is located just two minutes from the train station of Pompeii, which is equivalent to five minutes from the Sanctuary, in the central Piazza Bartolo Longo. The rooms are all equipped with private bathroom, TV and wi-fi, and air conditioning, which is essential in the summer.
Localities: Europe, Italy, Pompeii
Travel Themes: Art and Culture