Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

TOP HOTEL RATINGS

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Rating System Explained

GAYOT's star rating system rates each hotel property on its décor, service, amenities and ambience. The scale ranges from one star (the basics) to five stars (pure luxury).

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Italy


Aman Canal Grande Venice
Grand Hotel Bagliona Bologna
The St. Regis Venice San Clemente Palace

Belmond Hotel Cipriani
Donnafugata Golf Resort & Spa
Hotel Sofitel Rome Villa Borghese

Il San Pietro di Positano
Palazzo Avino
Seven Stars Galleria Milano
Verdura Golf & Spa Resort

Castello Ducale
Four Seasons Hotel Firenze
Hotel Aida
Locanda del Pilone
Villa Dievole





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