Best Rose Perfumes for Women

Rose is called the Queen of flowers, and there is a reason. Rose petals, rose water are frequent components in cosmetics and rose essential oil is a base for a lot of women’s fragrances.

If you look for a perfume with rose as a main note, read our top list, where you can find something suitable.

Best Rose Fragrances

Sheer Rose (Avon)

Simple Avon fragrance where the rose mixed with a spicy musk note.

Perfume notes: rose, violet, musk, watery notes.

Best Rose Perfumes: Sheer Rose by Avon
Sheer Rose by Avon

English Rose (The Cotswold Perfumery)

If you wanna rose, just rose and nothing more, you’ll have it with The Cotswold Perfumery fragrance that have only rose note.

Best Rose Perfumes: English Rose by The Cotswold Perfumery
English Rose by The Cotswold Perfumery

Paul Smith Rose Limited Edition (Paul Smith)

Floral perfume with a clear tea rose note.

  • top notes: bergamot, apricot, black currant;
  • middle notes: tea rose, osmanthus, big strawberry;
  • base notes: cedar, amber, musk.
Best Rose Perfumes: Paul Smith Rose Limited Edition Paul Smith
Paul Smith Rose Limited Edition by Paul Smith

Davidoff Cool Water Sea Rose Coral Reef Edition (Davidoff)

Refreshing aromatic elixir based on simple note combination.

  • top notes: mandarin orange;
  • middle notes: rose;
  • base notes: cashmeran.
Best Rose Perfumes: Davidoff Cool Water Sea Rose Coral Reef Edition by Davidoff
Davidoff Cool Water Sea Rose Coral Reef Edition by Davidoff

A Capella (Dear Rose)

Another simple rose-woody fragrance by Dear Rose brand.

Perfume notes: rose, ivy, white wood.

Best Rose Perfumes: A Capella by Dear Rose
A Capella by Dear Rose

Eau de Cartier Goutte de Rose (Cartier)

Very elegant Cartier fragrance with rose and warm oriental notes.

Perfume notes: rose, vanilla, woody notes, amber.

Best Rose Perfumes: Eau de Cartier Goutte de Rose by Cartier
Eau de Cartier Goutte de Rose by Cartier

Rosewater (Crabtree & Evelyn)

Flowers and musk made this fragrance simple and elegant, especially loves by women who prefer single note perfumes.

Notes: rose, violet, peony, green notes, musk.

Best Rose Perfumes: Rosewater by Crabtree & Evelyn
Rosewater by Crabtree & Evelyn

Mademoiselle Ricci L’Eau (Nina Ricci)

Tender, fresh and floral Mademoiselle Ricci L’Eau mix rose and peony notes, later softening them with woody accords, making the rich and sophisticated fragrance.

  • top notes: Italian jasmine;
  • middle notes: rose, peony;
  • base notes: woody notes, cedar, musk.
Best Rose Perfumes: Mademoiselle Ricci L'Eau by Nina Ricci
Mademoiselle Ricci L’Eau by Nina Ricci

Very Irresistible Bulgarian Rose (Givenchy)

Very Irresistible family by Givenchy adopted the Bulgarian Rose fragrance in 2006. It’s a very simple, but interesting thanks to spicy notes.

Perfume notes: rose, spices, star anise.

Best Rose Perfumes: Very Irresistible Bulgarian Rose by Givenchy
Very Irresistible Bulgarian Rose by Givenchy

Stella (Stella McCartney)

In 2003 Stella McCartney launched this pure girly and at the same time sensual feminine floral fragrance with rose and peony accords. Stella is a perfume appropriate more to the evening wear than for a day.

Notes: mandarin orange, rose, peony, amber.

Best Rose Perfumes: Stella by Stella McCartney
Stella by Stella McCartney

Bulgarian Rose (Demeter)

If you do love Bulgarian rose at Givenchy’s Very Irresistible, but you find spicy notes bothering, maybe this perfume from niche brand Demeter is what you really need.  It has only Bulgarian rose note ant nothing more.

Best Rose Perfumes: Bulgarian Rose by Demeter
Bulgarian Rose by Demeter

Red Roses (Jo Malone)

Rose, floral, green, fresh and totally inspiring fragrance by Jo Malone was launched in 2001. It’s perfect for summer days and women who love fresh ozonic perfumes.

  • top notes: lemon, mint;
  • middle notes: violet leaf, Bulgarian rose,
  • base notes: beeswax.
Best Rose Perfumes: Red Roses by Jo Malone
Red Roses by Jo Malone

Chloé Rose Edition (Chloé)

This floral fragrance is a typical Chloé product – clean and sensual, with prominent rose accords.

Notes: rose, magnolia, lily-of-the-valley, amber, Virginia cedar.

Best Rose Perfumes: Chloé Rose Edition by Chloé

Chloé Rose Edition by Chloé

Rose Absolue (Annick Goutal)

If you are looking for a kind of rose-of-the-roses perfume, you should try the fragrance by Annick Goutal. It was originally launched in 1984, then in 2008 new version has arrived. There are 6 different rose notes inside.

Notes: rose de mai, Damask rose, Turkish rose, Egyptian rose, Morrocan rose and Burgarian rose.

Best Rose Perfumes: Rose Absolue by Annick Goutal
Rose Absolue by Annick Goutal

La Fille de Berlin (Serge Lutens)

This is a unisex fragrance, mixing rose and pepper notes. The perfume for a woman with strong character and self-confidence.

Best Rose Perfumes: La Fille de Berlin by Serge Lutens
La Fille de Berlin by Serge Lutens

Infusion de Rose (Prada)

Posh and gorgeous like everything signed by Prada, this fragrance was launched in 2011. Infusion de Rose is calles cold and refreshing because of green notes of mint, complimenting rose.


Notes: Turkish rose, beeswax, mint, mate, mandarin orange.

Best Rose Perfumes: Infusion de Rose Prada
Infusion de Roseby Prada

Rock`n Rose Valentino

Romantic, Sensual, deep, daring and provocative fragrance by Valentino has the rose as its queen, surrounded by other flowers, fruits and berries.

  • top notes: red currant, bergamot, green notes;
  • middle notes: orange blossom, gardenia, lily-of-the-valley, rose;
  • base notes: sandalwood, musk, vanilla, orris root, heliotrope.
Best Rose Perfumes: Rock`n Rose by Valentino
Rock`n Rose by Valentino

Jeanne La Rose Lanvin

Pure, clean rose, some describe it as “surpriseless”. But it’s not bad for those who look for a simple day fragrance, floral, but not bothering and choking.

Notes: tincture of rose, red currant, raspberry, Virginia cedar, vetyver, musk.

Best Rose Perfumes: Jeanne La Rose by Lanvin
Jeanne La Rose by Lanvin

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