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The Sistine Chapel is not only the best known church in all of Rome, Italy, but is undoubtedly the most famous church in the world, known mostly for its lavish architecture and Renaissance paintings. The chapel is part of the Apostolic Palace, the official Vatican City home of the Pope. Aside from the famous ceiling paintings by Renaissance master Michelangelo, the Sistine Chapel, which was built in the 15th century, is most notably the location of the Papal Conclaves, where the new Pope is chosen by the College of Cardinals. This iconic chapel is a masterpiece of art and architecture. 

  • Marvel at the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel where you will find frescoes painted by Michelangelo including The Last Judgement, a painting widely thought to be the crowning achievement of Michelangelo’s life.
  • Check out the southern wall that is covered with frescoes that tell the story of Moses, painted by some of the most famous painters in Rome.
  • Come to Rome during important religious holidays, when the walls of the Sistine Chapel are decorated with Raphael’s Tapestries, a beautiful collection of work that tells the stories of St. Peter and St. Paul.

Rome features an array of transportation options, but one of the best ways to save time and money is to buy a Roma Pass that will not only give you unlimited access to public transportation but also gets you free admission to the first two museums or archaeological sites that you visit. There is also a Hop-On Hop-Off bus that passes near most of the main attractions including Vatican City and the Sistine Chapel. The chapel is almost always crowded, so plan your trip carefully to avoid peak hours, when the wait can be up to six hours.

Hotels near Sistine Chapel

643 hotels near Sistine Chapel

1 Isa Hotel Rome

4 stars
4.5 / 5 6 reviews

Via Cicerone, 39 Map

Creating a refined elegance and modern comfort, this property welcomes you for an unforgettable holiday in Rome. GeneralAt leisure, guests can visit the city of Rome and explore its beautiful... More

2 Starhotels Michelangelo Hotel Rome

4 stars
4.5 / 5 2 reviews

Via Della Stazione Di S. Pietro, 14 Map

Offering cosy accommodation and quality services, this property is an ideal place for spending a wonderful and unforgettable Roman holiday. GeneralThe hotel's meeting rooms are well-appointed for... More

3 Diplomatic Hotel Rome

3 stars
4.0 / 5 1 reviews

Via Vittoria Colonna, 28 Map

Offering a calm atmosphere and a comfortable accommodation, the Diplomatic Hotel welcomes you in a characteristic umbertino's style building. GeneralThe hotel also offers Internet access at the... More

4 Rinascimento Hotel Rome

3 stars
4.3 / 5

Via del Pellegrino, 122 Map

Magnificently located in the historical renaissance downtown of the city, the Rinascimento Hotel Rome offers comfortable accommodation and excellent services welcoming all types of holidaymakers... More

5 Columbus Hotel Rome

4 stars
4.3 / 5 22 reviews

Via della Conciliazione, 33 Map

Columbus Hotel Rome, housed in a 15th century building, provides quality accommodation for guests visiting Rome. St Peter's Basilica - a famous place of pilgrimage, Piazza Navona - a square with... More

6 BEST WESTERN Hotel Spring House

3 stars
4.8 / 5 4 reviews

Via Mocenigo, 7 Map

Best Western Hotel Spring House Rome offers travellers comfortable accommodations and ideal starting point for exploring the historic centre of Rome, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This... More

7 Suite Art Navona Rome

4 stars
4.3 / 5 3 reviews

Via Zanardelli, 20 Map

Housed in an elegant Renaissance building, SuiteArt Navona Resort Rome features modern furnishings and accommodations that offer a nice contrast to the old world charm of the place. From this... More

8 Relais Giulia Rome

5 stars
4.3 / 5

Via Giulia, 93 Map

A luxury hotel in the heart of the city, Relais Giulia Rome Hotel boasts of sophisticated units and elegant interiors that blend Renaissance ambience and modern design located within close distance... More

9 La Rovere Hotel Rome

4 stars
2.5 / 5

Vicolo di Sant'Onofrio n. 4 - 5, Map

La Rovere Hotel Rome provides value-for-money accommodations in the heart of the Italian capital, just a stone's throw to Saint Peter's Basilica. Apart from sightseeing around Vatican City narby,... More

10 Dei Mellini Hotel Rome

4 stars
5.0 / 5 1 reviews

Via Muzio Clementi 81 Map

Dei Mellini Hotel Rome is an English-inspired art deco property that provides a stylish haven for holidaymakers visiting Rome. For a cultural and historic tour, travellers can explore the... More