8 Of The Best Rose Perfumes You Will Love And Enjoy

By Amy Derungs

July 5, 2021

In this article we take a fresh look at the best rose perfumes you will love and discuss the remarkable fragrances in detail. With complex and unique notes, these fragrances are sure to delight. If you are looking for a fragrance that is unusual in it's composition then read about our rose scents and enjoy!

1. Rose Atlantic Eau de Parfum Spray by D.S. & Durga

best rose perfumes

The Rose Atlantic Eau de Parfum Spray by D.S. & Durga is a long lasting rose scent that is referred to as a floral and aquatic fragrance for women and men. 


  • Top: bergamot, petals, lemon oil
  • Middle: bergamot, rose petals, lemon oil
  • Base: muscone, salt water, white musk

Longevity is moderate,Sillage moderate, and it is a unisex perfume.This fragrance is very versatile and can compliment any occasion.

Each element is different from the next but they blend impeccably and make the most memorable overall impact. If you are looking for a eau de parfum fragrance that is figuratively out of this world then this is the fragrance for you!

2. Byredo Rose Noir Eau de Parfum

Byredo Rose Noir

Byredo Rose Noir eau de parfum is by far one of the strongest contenders within the rose fragrances market. The intensity of this fragrance is hard to describe, however it speaks volumes when you are wearing it and it is guaranteed to make a more than lasting impact. This scent revolves around the Damask rose.


  • Top: Freesia, Grapefruit
  • Middle: Rose Damascena
  • Base: Citrus, Moss, Musk
You will love this beautiful perfume! 

3. A La Rose by Maison Francis Kurkdjian


A La Rose by Maison Francis Kurkdjian fragrance is truly unique. This fragrance was inspired by the portrait of Marie Antoinette A La Rose. You will love this unique scent which is comprised of Damascus and Turkish roses. 


  • Top: Calabrian bergamot and California Orange
  • Middle: Bulgarian Rose, Grasse Rose, Violet and Magnolia
  • Base: Cedar and Musk

This fragrance will scream your individuality and will add that extra little something to your fragrance collection.

4. Good Girl Gone Bad by Kilian

Good Girl Gone Bad

Good Girl Gone Bad fragrance by Kilian was released in 2012. Growing in popularity year by year among the rose perfumes. 


  • Top: Jasmine, Osmanthus, May rose
  • Middle: Indian tuberose, Narcissus
  • Base: Amber, Cedar

The projection is pretty powerful as it warms, the osmanthus lends a fruity edge. The Good Girl Gone Bad rose perfume has a strong personality of its own and is sure to add an extra edge to your personal style and personality too. It will compliment any outfit choice and make heads spin no matter where you are! You will love to feel divine.

5. Portrait of a Lady by Frederic Malle

Portrait of a Lady

The Portrait of a Lady by Frederic Malle rose perfume, this mighty fragrance has an outstanding reputation due to its direct link to Frederic Malle. Frederic Malle is a true industry leader who first introduced the Portrait of a Lady fragrance to the world in 2010. 


  • Top: Rose, Clove, Raspberry, Black Currant and Cinnamon
  • Middle: Patchouli, Incense and Sandalwood
  • Base: Musk, Benzoin and Amber.

This is what you have to wear when you want to make a statement, when you want to impress, when you want to stand out from the crowd and make everyone smell you.

6. Le Labo Rose 31 Eau de Parfum

Le Labo Rose 31

The Le Labo Rose 31 Eau de Parfum is a rather unique rose perfume. 


  • Top: Rose and Cumin
  • Middle: Rose, Vetiver and Cedar
  • Base: Musk, Guaiac Wood, Agarwood (Oud), Olibanum and Labdanum

Some rose-oud-musky-woodsy fragrances tend to remain too "fresh," or too "green". Not this one. The play between the various notes makes this an interesting, non-linear, peaceful & soothing fragrance. 

7. Aerin Rose De Grasse Parfum Spray

Rose De Grasse Parfum

The Rose De Grasse Parfum Spray by Aerin Lauder is by far at the very top of the list. 

This luxurious fragrance comprises of:


  • Top: Watery Notes and Ambrette (Musk Mallow)
  • Middle: French and Bulgarian Roses
  • Base: Musk, Woody Notes and Amber

As one can see, the heart notes of this fragrance include two different types of roses. Overall, the Aerin Rose De Grasse Parfum Spray is described as a floral woody musk fragrance for women. 

"I feel dainty when I wear this beautiful perfume. When I know I'm going to wear it, I make sure that I dress to impress because this little treasure is the last piece of the puzzle. Absolutely gorgeous!"

8. Tom Ford Café Rose

Tom Ford Cafe Rose

This is a Chypre floral fragrance for both women and men.

The Tom Ford Café Rose fragrance was blended in such a manner that it comprises of both floral elements that is infused together with generous hints of coffee beans.This unique perfume draws out emotions of cosines, warmth and adventure all in one. 


  • Top: May rose, Saffron, Black pepper
  • Middle: Bulgarian rose, Coffee, Turkish rose
  • Base: Amber, Patchouli, Sandalwood, Frankincense

Wearing it during the day at work to wearing it at night as you take on the town, the Tom Ford Café Rose eau de parfum fragrance is able to readily adapt to any setting. This versatile fragrance will compliment any occasion and is guaranteed to always turn heads

9. FAQ

1. Why is Damask rose used is perfumery?

Damask rose has sensual and relaxing property,enormously contributing to the best rose perfumes.

2. Why is Bulgarian rose used in perfumery?

Bulgarian rose has the highest quality among other rose oils and this makes it a preferred ingredient for a lot of famous perfume producers like Christian Dior, Givenchy, Lancôme, Bvlgari, Chanel, Elizabeth Arden, Kenzo, Paco Rabanne, Estee Lauder, etc. 

The 8 fragrances discussed here all emphasize a rose scent, yet each is different and contains complex notes that enhance the main feature. Throughout the ages the rose has been the symbol of femininity and luxury, and this remains true to this day. 

If you love these perfumes, be sure to also have a look at the following article: 7 of The Very Best Rose Scented Perfumes.

Floral fragrances are just lovely for spring and summer. The scent of jasmine, for example, is intensely sensual, rich, and delightful. Be sure to have a look at 11 Best Jasmine Perfumes That Smell Exquisite.