Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Centro Storico (Old Rome) - The Old Glassworks
No Expense Spared Modern Conversion Of Historic Building. 2Beds, 2Baths Sleeps 6
It’s not often you get the chance to stay in a brand new, architect & interior designer’s apartment so grab this opportunity while you can.
La Vecchia Vetreria, (The Old Glassworks) is in a quiet private courtyard surrounded by great bars, restaurants and the best wine merchant in Rome with its own tasting room and restaurant.
Furnished with exquisite taste and a keen eye for quirky detail this stunning multi-level apartment has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, one en suite, and with the sofa bed in the drawing room, can comfortably sleep six.
The living room is bright and airy with plenty of natural light and contains comfortable but stylish modern and antique furniture and some beautiful pieces of art.
The dining area has a beautiful wooden antique table that seats six and is ideal for entertaining.
The modern open plan fully equipped kitchen comes complete with all the basics you need so you won’t have to stock up on things like olive oil, spices and dish washing liquid if you’re only there for the weekend.
The main bedroom along the corridor has a double bed and its en-suite bathroom has a spa like shower and deep tub to relax in.
The second bedroom is up a small set of open stairs (N.B. perhaps not suitable for elderly people or young children).
The second bathroom has luxurious fittings and a great shower.
The flooring throughout the house is parquet.
There is air conditioning and Free Internet WiFi throughout.
- pets not allowed
- non smoking only
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- wheelchair inaccessible
About Sergio & Antonella
I am an architect who specialises in preserving the beauty and romance of historic buildings and Roman ruins combining it with state of the art high tech architectural materials. My wife Antonella is a manager and a mother of two beautiful sons, Fiamma and Giovanni. She runs the hospitality of our apartement with care and with a special eye on guest's needs.
Sergio & Antonella purchased this apartment in 2008
Why Sergio & Antonella chose Centro Storico (Old Rome)
Why us? Simply, our apartments provide more amenities, more space, and more overall comfort than a comparable hotel - and we're able to offer better rates! The fully-functioning kitchens, comfortable lounge rooms, and quality bedding & linen that our apartments boast allow you to enjoy Rome without compromising on lifestyle. To experience Rome in first-class surroundings, please contact us at any time.
We boast a free high-speed (WiFi) internet connection, a television, and all other modern conveniences. queries or bookings.
We bought our apartment because we were able to design it to our own specifications and keep many of the original features.
We also love the area, it is extremely quiet but a short walk to the city centre, the main museums, beautiful squares, churches and the railway station. It is also a 2 minute walk from Trimani, the best wine shop in Rome with a fabulous restaurant next door.
What makes this apartment unique
It's great location in Rome. Sightseeing start the moment you walk out the door.
The welcoming private courtyard when you arrive.
The peace and quiet once you are inside
The amazing no-expense-spared design and features of the apartment.
Beautiful art, antiques, comfy beds, fresh new linen and towels.
A fully fitted modern kitchen.
Furnished with exquisite taste and a keen eye for quirky detail.