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3 charming apartments in heart of Rome (Navona Square) - Casa Fontanella (unit 1)

Owner

Member since: 2007
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Russian, Italian
People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment

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Member since: 2007
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Russian, Italian
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Response rate:
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Calendar last updated:
24 May, 2015
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3 charming apartments in heart of Rome (Navona Square) - Casa Fontanella (unit 1)

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment

Overview

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Centro Storico (Old Rome)

2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, kitchen , 4 - 6 sleeps + baby-cot, A/C - WI-FI

'Casa Fontanella' , 'Casa Antiqua' and 'Casa Tabærna' are three delightful apartments located in the same private building in Piazza Navona area.

With their famous and central location, it is easy to walk to Trevi fountain, Spanish Steps, Pantheon, Foro Romano, Piazza Venezia, Campo dé Fiori, Piazza Farnese, Castel Sant’Angelo and the Vatican.

In this historical neighborhood you will find the magnificent palaces of the antique Roman families such as Farnese, Spada, and Pamphili to name just a few, streets that have changed little since Renaissance times. Here you will find artists' workshops, woodworkers, traditional bakeries, markets, restaurants, and a range of fashionable shops and characteristic eating places, where typical Roman cuisine can be enjoyed in the numerous trattorias, pizzerias, and wine bars offering the traditional Roman hospitality.

This popular tourist area also offers a range of fashionable shops and characteristic eating places, where typical Roman cuisine can be enjoyed in the numerous trattorias, pizzerias and wine bars where visitors will really feel part of the atmosphere of old Rome.

The property was recently restored.

All our properties are no-smoking.

Each apartment is provided with bathroom and well equipped kitchen corner.

All the units have an independent heating and air-conditioning system.

A free wi-fi internet connection is provided.

Each unit has 2 TV.

Baby-cot available.

Our rates are tax and utilities included and there are no agency commissions.

The rate includes: linens, towels.

Reservations through paypal accepted.

More Details

Details for holiday apartment Casa Fontanella (unit 1), 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, 1 Bathroom

Delightful 70 sq. mt. apartment located on the 1st floor of a building in Piazza Navona area. This elegant and comfortable apartment does conciliate the centrality of the location with such a spacious and cozy flat: furnished in a very sophisticated Italian style and completed by with typical wood beamed ceilings provides a stunning atmosphere and envelopes visitors with a cozy holiday feeling. This 17th century apartment has two rooms: one with two double-beds and another one with only one double-bed. Baby-crib available. The kitchen is fully equipped with fridge and stove. The bathroom includes a shower. Washing machine and clothes dryer are available. Autonomous central heating and Air condition. Each room has a TV. A free wi-fi internet connection is provided. ***THE BOOKING SYSTEM GIVES PRICES BASED ON 2 PERSONS OCCUPANCY***
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Owner (Owner)
Member since: 2007
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Russian, Italian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
24 May, 2015

About Owner

I’m the OWNER of this apartment. My familiy left me this apartment in this special area of the historical center where I know every corner of the streets so I want you to love visiting Rome as much as i do.

Owner purchased this apartment in 1946

Why Owner chose Centro Storico (Old Rome)

I want you to love your vacation, love Rome.

What makes this apartment unique

One of the benefits is the peaceful position of the house notwithstanding the very animated area especially during the night.

In the neighbourhood there are restaurants, bars, food shops, supermarkets and a traditional outdoor market.

Why HomeAway

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
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Reviews

4.9
based on 108 holidaymaker reviews

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Casa Fontanella (unit 1)
average rating of 4.8796296 based on 108 reviews
Melbourne, Australia
5

Great place to see Rome from

  • 5 of 5

We had a cosy but brilliant holiday here with 6 adults and 1 child. The location does not get much better than here, so close to walk to all the top tourist attractions and restaurants. Since it is in a back street it is nice and quiet too.

The description was slightly miss leading since it only has one bedroom not two, the living room doubles as the second bedroom. The bedroom is large enough to sleep 5 people (2 double beds and one single bed on the floor) with another double bed in the living room. The owner was friendly, accommodating and kept the place nice and clean.

Access to the apartment is up two flights of narrow winding stairs, so you will need to be comfortable with a small climb. It would be a great place for a families, even up to three or four kids. It was a short ride on bus no. 40 from Termini Station to near Ponte St. Angelo. Very close to the Vatican, only a short walk across the river.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 9, 2009
  • Date of Stay: May 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
5

Stay in Rome in April 2015

  • 5 of 5

We could not have asked for a better location. In the midst of everything, but still quiet and charming. Walkable to Campo Dei Fiori, Trastevere, Piazza Navona, Trevi Fountain, the Vatican, Castel Sant Angelo, and more, plus easy bus access. The apartment is cheerful, spacious, and comfortable. Bathroom and kitchen are modern, and well-equipped. We feel so fortunate to have found it. The owner is very professional and helpful. I would definitively recommend staying in this apartment.

  • Review Submitted: May 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review.
5

Perfect located in the historical part of Rome

  • 5 of 5

This is a lovely traditional apartment in the heart of the historical city. Very clean & well maintained. Perfectly located, you can walk easily to all the main attractions. The best restaurants are only minutes away! I really recommend this apartment! I also would like to recommend the little local coffee shop (in the next street), "Brassau" for the most amazing caffe latte & espresso!!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 22, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks a lot for your nice review!
5

Nice apartment in the heart of Rome

  • 5 of 5

This apartment in Navona square was absolutely ideal for our Rome stay. We know Rome well and this location cannot be beat. It was perfectly situated for everything we wanted to see and do.The apartment was nice and clean. Owner spoke excellent english and was so helpful during the booking process and as we prepared for our trip, answering our questions promptly. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your wonderful review!
Naperville Il
5

Roman Holiday

  • 5 of 5

This is a fantastic unit located in the heart of Navona with a close walk to the Vatican, Piazza Navona, and the Pantheon. The owners were great from start to finish and were available during our stay. There are numerous grocery stores and restaurants within walking distance as well. We stayed with our 20 plus year old sons and were quite comfortable. I would recommend this unit to those who want to find all the treasures of Rome.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 29, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

Ideal to visit Rome

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is ideal to visit Rome in the heart of the historic district, it helps to walk to the main tourist attractions (Coliseum, Navona square, Pantheon, Vatican ...) .There was very close to shops to buy food and make shopping. The apartement is very nice well appointed and warm for winter. The owner was very well organized when we arrived and makes himself available when needed.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 20, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your beautiful review.

Location

Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Fiumicino
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Termini
Nearest Restaurant
10 Metres
Nearest Beach
30 Kilometres
Car: not necessary

Piazza Navona. The most famous square of Baroque Rome stands on the site of Domitianus stadium and the name seems to derive from a popular corruption of the term for the competitive games in agone which were held here. From the times of Domitian on, the place was used almost exclusively for sports events, including the famous August regatta in which the participants wore the colours of the nobles and the civic clergy. Even now the feast of the Befana (January sixth) is celebrated there with a typical market.

Other Activities: Shopping, antiquing, museum.

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Prices & Availability

From €90 Nightly

Prices for this holiday apartment in Centro Storico (Old Rome), Rome

Rental Basis:
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Prices quoted in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
High Season
1 Apr 2015 - 8 Nov 2015
1 night minimum stay
€140
for 1 night
From
€140
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €10 per night, per additional guest
 
Low Season
9 Nov 2015 - 20 Dec 2015
1 night minimum stay
€120
for 1 night
From
€120
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €10 per night, per additional guest
 
Xmas Holidays
21 Dec 2015 - 6 Jan 2016
1 night minimum stay
€160
for 1 night
From
€160
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €10 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
€90
for 1 night
From
€90
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Notes RATES CHANGE UPON NUMBER OF GUESTS:
HIGH SEASON: 1 person 90 €, 2 persons 120 €, 3 persons 140 €, 4 persons 160 €, 5 persons 170 €, 6 persons 180 €.
LOW SEASON: 1 person 80 €, 2 persons 110 €, 3 persons 130 €, 4 persons 150 €, 5 persons 160 €, 6 persons 170 €.
Prices shown are subject to an increase of 25% at Easter, Christmas and New Year periods.
NO DAMAGES DEPOSIT REQUIRED

FINAL CLEANING FEE OF 40 €

Payments schedule:
* Booking advance via Paypal
* Balance to be payed in cash upon arrival

Check-in after 6 p.m. extra service fee of 20 € paid in cash upon arrival.
Check-in after 10 p.m. extra service fee of 40 € paid in cash upon arrival.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Centro Storico (Old Rome) in Rome

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 70 m²
Location Type:
  • city centre
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Spa
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Crib: upon request, 20 € one-time fee
Entertainment:
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling

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