Cheap holidays to Rome Why not enjoy Rome breaks on a budget this year?
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It may be one of the most important cities in western history, but Italy’s capital doesn’t have to be an expensive destination. Rome has hundreds of fascinating historical sites to visit, delightful coffee shops to relax in, and attractions to enjoy. From the Colosseum and the Vatican, to the famous aqueducts and Trevi fountain, there’s so much to see and admire whilst there. Simply strolling around the city’s ancient streets will unearth all manner of hidden treasures! Whether you’re seeking culture, cuisine, art or architecture, you’ll find it all and more in the spectacular Eternal City.
Of course, one of the best ways of booking cheap holidays to Rome is by renting privately through HomeAway Holiday Rentals. Not only are you afforded more privacy and space with private apartments in Rome, but you get better value for money too. We have hundreds of properties to choose from, located all over the city, and offer something to suit every holidaymaker. Whatever your budget or brood, we can provide the perfect property. So why wait? Start planning your cheap holiday to Rome today, and save money through HomeAway Holiday Rentals.
Top 5 places to stay on cheap holidays to Rome
Cheap Rome Holidays - Accommodation in the Centro Storico
A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the city’s historic centre - Centro Storico - is a fantastic place to stay. Scattered with ancient sites dating back over 2,000 years, its churches, basilicas, monuments, statues and fountains won’t fail to amaze. Visit the the Forum and Market, where ancient Romans would gather to shop and socialise, before making your way up to Palatine Hill, and on to the ruins of the Flavian Palace. If you really want to save on sightseeing, visit Rome during ‘la settimana dei beni culturali’, a week during May in which the city’s publicly owned landmarks offer free admittance!
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Cheap Rome Holidays - Accommodation in the Colosseum Area
Where better to stay than beside Rome’s best known landmark? The Colosseum is undoubtedly one of the city’s most iconic sites: originally built to seat over 50,000 Roman citizens, it was the centre of ancient entertainment, showcasing famously brutal gladiator battles. Of course, it’s surrounded by equally amazing historical attractions, well worth a visit during your stay. Why not explore the ruined villas atop Palatine Hill, or admire the Arch of Constantine, built to commemorate Rome’s first Christian emperor? There’s so much to see and do in the area, you’ll certainly be kept busy!
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Cheap Rome Holidays - Accommodation in the Vatican Area
Vatican City is the smallest nation in the world, and an unmissable site when on cheap holidays in Rome. As the central and most important site of the Catholic faith, it’s home to a huge number of churches, including St Paul’s Outside the Walls and the Sanctuary of Divino Amore. There are various tours available in English, allowing you to marvel at the Sistine Chapel and St Peter’s Basilica, while learning about their fascinating history. Each of the churches is magnificently decorated, housing important works of classical art: just make sure to keep knees and shoulders covered!
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Cheap Rome Holidays - Accommodation in the San Giovanni and Esquilino
San Giovanni and Esquilino are two adjacent neighbourhoods in the city, home to a range of exciting historical attractions. There are dozens of churches in the area, including Santa Maria Maggiore, arguably one of Rome’s most beautiful basilicas: built in the 9th century and adorned with golden mosaics, it also houses a museum telling the story behind the church. But Santa Croce in Gerusalemme should be your first port of call: constructed to hold relics relating to Jesus Christ, the church is said to contain wooden pieces of the cross, part of a nail and two thorns from Christ’s crown.
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Cheap Rome Holidays - Accommodation in the Trastevere Area
Located just south of the Vatican, Trastevere houses a number of the city’s most fascinating and beautiful sites. The most important of these is the Santa Maria, one of the oldest churches in the city and adorned in magnificent, gold mosaics: completed during the 13th century, it’s illuminated by night, making for a beautiful sight to behold. Of course, simply strolling along Trastevere’s cobbled streets is an absolute pleasure, winding as they do past houses both ancient and new. Why not stop in Piazza di Santa Maria for a break? Many tourists simply sit by the fountain and watch the world go by.
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Cheap accommodation in Rome
Iside is a 65 square metres (699.4 square feet) One Bedroom apartment located on Via Iside in Rome. Please check the map for the exact location. Iside is on the 4th floor and is served by an elevator. With 1 bedroom, the apartment is convenient fo...
Colosseo 3 bedrooms is a 100 square metres (1076 square feet) Three Bedroom apartment located on Via dei S.S. Quattro in Rome. Please check the map for the exact location. Colosseo 3 bedrooms is on the 2nd floor and is unfortunately not served by ...
The apartment has been recently renovated, it is on the 4th floor with lift.
This apartment is composed by TWO BEDROOMS (one double bedroom and one with two single beds), a living room with a single sofa bed and an extra fold-up bed, a kitchen, on...
Our new apartment in St. Peter is waiting for you! Hope you like it and that makes wonderful your stay in our city, we are confident that its central location will make it easy your visit in Rome.
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Charming historic home in the heart of Trastevere, where you can taste the typical neighborhood full of art and artisan's shops. Here you live Roman life and feel you in the center of the city. We suggest you to walk around and find the ancient Ro...