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cozy apt BEST LOCATION BEST GUEST RATING (263****REVIEWS); free wifi

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 538 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + living room, 1 Bath, (sleeps 5)

Please, view 263 FAVOURABLE COMMENTS ***** FROM PREVIOUS GUESTS

Numerous return guests !

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The apartment of 50 square meters (538 square feet) in a typical antique palazzo from 17th century.

It is spacious, clean, comfortable and nice.

It is made for experiencing the real Rome, not an Americanized version.

It is on the first European floor above ground level (USA 2nd floor), with elevator.

It has an original beam ceiling (about 3 m. high).

Its windows overlook an interior courtyard, therefore it is very quiet,

warm in winter and cool in summer as our previous guests reviews confirm.

Sleeps (maximum) 4-5

2 people queen bed (strong and comfortable) in the bedroom;

1 single bed in the entrance;

2 single beds in the living-room

+ cot for baby

Free WIFI connection

The apartment is composed by:

- ENTRANCE with a single day bed, cupboard (please see vrbo photo 2); it opens on to the living room;

- LIVING ROOM with sofa, table & chairs, chest of drawers, TV, cot & high chair for baby, cupboard with dishes & glasses, iron, ironing board, (1-2 eventual additional beds), free WIFI (Wireless Internet) ; the French window opens on to a quiet tiny terrace in the courtyard; it is divided from the bedroom by a door (vrbo photos 1 & 3-7);

- Fully equipped KITCHENETTE with gas cooker, oven, refrigerator, microwave, toaster, cutlery, pots & pans; its window overlooks the courtyard (vrbo photo 5);

- One double BEDROOM with a queen size new comfortable bed (160 x 200 cm, corresponding to 63 x 79 in) and a large wardrobe; it is divided from the living room by a door; its French window opens on to the quiet terrace in the courtyard (vrbo photo 8);

- One BATHROOM with a shower and separate water closet and bidet, hairdryer; its window overlooks the courtyard (vrbo photos 9-10); although there is one bathroom, it is a separate shower/sink area and water closet, an asset when more than one person is getting ready to go out;

- Terrace in the courtyard, divided from the apt. by gates (vrbo photo 11).

There is a beautiful COMMON TERRACE on the roof top of the building, accessible by elevator, where you can bring your pizza & a bottle of wine, sit and enjoy a stunning view on St. Peter's dome, Janiculum hill and Baroque Rome (vrbo photos 12-13)

THE APARTMENT IS NON SMOKING.

Perfect location: near Piazza Navona, Campo de’ Fiori, Castel S Angelo and Vatican, in the heart of historical and archeological Rome.

Tourist information point (Roma Pass & Hop-on-Hop-off tickets), phone center just round the corner.

All places of interest (museums, monuments...), ATM machines, travel agencies, shops, restaurants are at walking distance.

Bus, taxis, trains are easily accessible.

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CHECK-IN time 1:00 pm onward; CHECK-OUT time by 10:00 am

If you arrive earlier or leave later, you can store your luggage in the owner's home (3rd floor, same buiding, with elevator).

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If you wish, you can take:

LESSONS

• Italian & French Lessons for Foreigners (Euro 20/30 min, 30/1 hour per person)

• Italian Cuisine ( Euro 30/ 1 hour/ person)

MEALS

We can prepare typical Italian meals to take away or to eat in a typical Italian atmosphere in the beautiful owner’s apartment on the 3rd floor of the same building.

Recommended for (see guest ratings): Age 55+, romantic getaway, girls getaway, tourists without a car, families with young children, sightseeing, families with teenagers, adventure seekers....

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Before contacting us, please CHECK OUR AVAILABILITY CALENDAR for your desired dates.

IN CASE OF UNAVAILABILITY of the above apartment, you may have BED & BREAKFAST IN THE BEAUTIFUL OWNER's APT.

(same building as apt VRBO # 108288, same features & rates; 2 rooms + private bathroom; sleeps 1-2. Please see photos 15-16: bedroom + dining room + sitting room that converts into a bedroom).

Please, do not hesitate to ask for further detailed information.

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Owner
mirella
Member since: 2006
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Italian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 May, 2018

About mirella

I live in the same building of the apartment, on the third floor and I am always happy to help guests for any eventuality. If you wish, you will feel like visiting family! :-)

I know my town very well as my old family lives in Rome since Julius Cesar time.

I studied classical studies (history and arts), and I have a licence in Political Sciences. I have been an official at the European Union Commission in Brussels, Belgium.

Then I became a teacher specializing in language teacher training.

I teach Italian and French to students and language teaching methods to language teachers. I have many years of experience in this field.

I am happy to organize for my guests:

- lessons (Italian & French for foreigners, cooking, painting, art);

- guided tours in and outside Rome;

- pick-up from/to airports, from/to Civitavecchia port.

I speak French & English and I love Italian cooking and art.

mirella purchased this condo in 1984

Why mirella chose Centro Storico

The apartment is in the same building as my home, so I can help my guests on every eventuality. You'll feel at home and you'll live in Rome as Romans do.

My family lives in this area since Julius Caesar's era. That's why I love and know very well my town.

One of the most valued features of the apartment is its location in the historical center of Rome: it gets you away from the tourist crowds and right into a wonderful, Italian neighbourhood “Centro Storico”.

Address: Via Banchi Vecchi.

The apartment block is situated between the Vatican and Campo de’ Fiori, in the heart of historical and archaeological Rome.

The location of the apartment makes it easy to get to all the places of interest

(Piazza Navona, Castel S. Angelo, Colosseo… monuments and museums)

either by walking or by taking the convenient bus lines.

Well connected to all areas of Rome by public transportation (bus stops, taxi stands are easily accessible).

The area is very safe.

What makes this condo unique

Just around the corner: fashionable shops and characteristic eating places, supermarkets, groceries & bakeries, pharmacy, laundrette, art galleries, antique shops, bookstores, jeweller’s,

Internet Point/Phone Center, banks with ATM machines, travel agencies, post office. A fascinating open air fresh food market is held every morning in the medieval Campo de' Fiori square nearby.

PARKING nearby www.parkingviagiulia.it

On request :

TAXI SERVICE with from/to the airport, from/to Civitavecchia Port.

LESSONS (Italian and French for Foreigners, Italian Cuisine, Porcelain Painting, Watercolor).

MEALS (We can prepare typical Italian meals)

TOURS: Individually designed guided tours, tailored to meet individual tastes and requirements,

can be arranged to show historical and artistic aspects of:

ROME (walking tours or transport arranged with Mercedes passenger van))

OUTSIDE ROME (transport arranged with Mercedes passenger van)

Guestbook comments from the owner

Everything is wonderful. Lots of walking and enjoying the sites. The Vatican was breath taking yesterday and dinner was delicious.

I haven’t slept this good in a very long time. Love this cute apartment.

Thank you

Judy
May 2018
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Centro Storico in Rione VII Regola

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 538 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 13:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • The balance, corresponding to 75% of the total rate, will be paid to the owner, upon arrival, CASH, on Euro
Location Type:
  • Monument View ...
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • One BATHROOM with a shower and separate water closet and bidet; hairdryer; the bathroom window overlooks the courtyard (photos 9-10);
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    entrance room - 1 Single Bed
    living room - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot
  • 1 Queen size Bed for 2 p in the bedroom, 2 Single Beds in the living room + baby crib 1 Single bed in the entrance;
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
On the roof top of the building: a beautiful COMMON TERRACE , accessible by elevator, where you can bring your pizza and a bottle of wine, sit and enjoy a stunning view on St. Peter’s dome, Janiculum hill and Baroque Rome (photos 12-13).

Reviews

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(263 traveller reviews)

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cozy apt BEST LOCATION BEST GUEST RATING (263****REVIEWS); free wifi
average rating of 4.893536 based on 400 reviews
5

Awesome!

  • 5 of 5

Loved it! Perfect location and amazing terrace. We will be back!

  • Review Submitted: 14-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Outstanding Location and Wonderful Hostess!

  • 5 of 5

This was our first visit to Rome and Mirella made us feel welcome right away. The apartment is spacious and has an elevator to make baggage handling easy. It's located near everything we wanted to see, allowing us to walk everywhere! The apartment has everything needed to have a wonderful stay. Mirella has amassed a terrific variety of materials to keep you updated on everything you need while in Rome, including transportation, site-seeing, dining options, etc. Her personal recommendations were outstanding and made us feel like we had instant friends in Rome. We highly recommend this apartment and will definitely be back! Ciao!

  • Review Submitted: 09-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean, safe, great location

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is easily accessible. Check in and out were convenient and simple. The apartment contains everything needed to enjoy a few days in Rome - can walk to everything. It is comfortable and spacious, and clean.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Apartment in Rome

  • 5 of 5

Maria's apartment was perfectly located in the middle of Rome - we walked EVERYWHERE, and had so much fun. The place was very clean, and was a great place to relax. Maria greeted us and gave us a tour, left us some goodies, and was available whenever we needed. Fantastic!

  • Review Submitted: 21-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent stay

  • 5 of 5

Very nice apartment in the heart of Rome. Could not be better for family or couple who want to enjoy life in the eternal city. Your host, Mariella, is extremely informative and accommodating. You can't go wrong with this one!

  • Review Submitted: 19-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location !

  • 5 of 5

You just can't do better than this. Wonderful apartment and the best location you could ever find. And Mirella is such a great host. We highly recommend it !

  • Review Submitted: 10-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Scuderie del Quirinale
St Peter's Basilica
Saint Peter's Square
Piazza Navona
One of the most beautifull squares in the world. Baroque fountains and alive typical Roman a...
Fontana del Pantheon
The best preserved Roman monument in the world. It's a Roman temple converted into a church.
Campo de' Fiori
Typical open air market where you can find fresh fruits and vegetables every morning. At nig...
Castel Sant'Angelo
Villa Borghese
Colosseum
Sistine Chapel
Arch of Constantine
Piazza del Campidoglio
Circus Maximus
Piazza di Spagna
Piazza del Popolo
Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore
Fountain of Triton and Fountain of the Bees
Trevi Fountain
Borghese Gallery
San Giovanni in Laterano
Gianicolo
Jewish Ghetto
Vatican Museums
Capitoline Museums
Pantheon
Palatine Hill
Ponte Sant'Angelo
Palazzo del Quirinale
Quattro Fontane
Tiber River
Italy Food S.R.L.
Nearest Point of Interest
Piazza Navona
Nearest Point of Interest
Pantheon
Nearest Point of Interest
Campo de Fiori
Nearest Point of Interest
St. Peter's Basilica
Nearest Point of Interest
Castel Sant'Angelo
Car: not necessary

The apartment is situated between the Vatican and Campo de’ Fiori, in the heart of historical and archaeological Rome.

Nearby Locations: Piazza Navona 5 min; Campo de' Fiori 5 min; S. Peter & Vatican 10 min; Pantheon 10 min; Spanish Steps, 15 min; Colosseum 15 min.

The location of the apartment makes it easy to get to all the places of interest

(Piazza Navona, Castel S. Angelo, Colosseo… monuments and museums)

either by walking or by taking the convenient bus lines.

Well connected to all areas of Rome by public transportation (bus stops, taxi stands are easily accessible).

In this historic neighbourhood you will find the magnificent palaces of the antique Roman families.

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

Guests can shop at one of the many small and lovely markets and food specialty shops in the neighbourhood. There are supermarkets, groceries & bakeries just around the corner and a fascinating open air fresh food market is held every morning in the medieval Campo de' Fiori square a few steps away from the apt.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Centro Storico, Rome Province

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
SPRING 2018
16 May 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
£216
for 2 nights
From
£95
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
SUMMER 2018 1-2 p
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
2 night minimum stay
£198
for 2 nights
From
£86
£595
£2,056
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
AUTUMN 2018 1-2 p
1 Sep 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
2 night minimum stay
£216
for 2 nights
From
£95
£658
£2,327
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
WINTER 2018 1-2 P
1 Nov 2018 - 16 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
£198
for 2 nights
From
£86
£595
£2,056
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
Xmas 2018
17 Dec 2018 - 7 Jan 2019
2 night minimum stay
£216
for 2 nights
From
£95
£658
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
WINTER 2019 1-2 p
8 Jan 2019 - 31 Mar 2019
2 night minimum stay
£207
for 2 nights
From
£90
£626
£2,192
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
SPRING 2019
1 Apr 2019 - 30 Jun 2019
2 night minimum stay
£225
for 2 nights
From
£99
£689
£2,462
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£216
for 2 nights
From
£95
£658
£2,327
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

final & each wk cleaning £26.28

DOWN PAYMENT
25% of the total rate (+ Reservation Fees to VRBO) through INSTANT BOOKING

BALANCE
REMAINING 75%, to be paid to the owner, upon arrival, CASH in Euro

1-2 PEOPLE RATE (Add € 20/nt/ each additional p)

SPRING 2018 (Apr 1-Jun 30); AUTUMN 2018 (Sep 1-Oct 31)
€105/nt; over 6 nts €100/nt; over 13 nts €95/nt; over 20 nts €90/nt; over 30 nts €85/nt

SUMMER 2018 (Jul 1-Aug 31); WINTER 2018 (Nov 1-Dec 16)
€95/nt; over 6 nts €90/nt; over 13 nts €85/nt; over 20 nts €80/nt; over 30 nts €75/nt

WINTER 2018 (Nov 1-Dec 16)
€100/nt; over 6 nts €95/nt; over 13 nts €90/nt; over 20 nts €85/nt; over 30 nts €80/nt


XMAS 2018 (Dec 17-Jan 7, 2019)
€105/nt; over 6 nts €100/nt; over 13 nts €95/nt; over 20 nts €90/nt

WINTER 2019 (Jan 8-Mar 31)
€100/nt; over 6 nts €95/nt; over 13 nts €90/nt; over 20 nts €85/nt; over 30 nts €80/nt

SPRING 2019 (Apr 1-Jun 30)
€110/nt; over 6 nts €105/nt; over 13 nts €100/nt; over 20 nts €95/nt; over 30 nts €90/nt



ADD:
€20/nt/ EACH ADDITIONAL p
€30 each wk & final cleaning
3% taxes

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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