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Romantica In 15min. From Colosseum

10 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Separate WC's1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Rione XV Esquilino - Casa Romantica

110 square meters. 2 spacious bedroom , 1 living room with sofa bed, 2 bathroom

Romantic atmosphere of the house. 15 min. the Colosseum, and the Domus Aurea, a short distance from the Basilica of St. John Lateran and the Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore, a short walk from the Metro, a spacious and comfortable apartment that gives you a warm welcome to the city. It is located in the lively Esquilino at the first floor of a beautiful building of the end of 1800. The apartment is quiet, composed of two spacious double bedrooms, if requested you could have two single beds, a sitting area with sofa bed for two, a kitchen with all the necessary accessories, with a dining area, a large bathroom with adjoining small laundry room, and a small bathroom. The location of the house is within easy reach of places of cultural and historical interest of the city. With the line A of Metro in just four stops you will be at the Spanish Steps, one stop to Termini Station for connections to airports. The materials and artistic touches, the chosen furniture and the attention to detail, give to the apartment a warm and relaxing atmosphere, the perfect place to return to after the long and exciting city tours.

The Esquilino district is lively and colorful, full of shows and events, a “cult” for registers actors and writers, frequently chosen location for cine -tv. Many local and international cuisine, shops and supermarket, and the famous and colorful cover market where you can buy foods from around the world.

Piazza Vittorio collects within the gardens the remains of the nymphaeum of Alexander and the socalled Magic Door Palombara's alchemist. The reality of life in the multicultural neighborhood is one of the features that make it rich in contrasts and curiosity to see.

The area is well supplied by the network of public transport. 100mt. from Metro line A

Termini Station one stop, with connections to the airports Fiumicino and Ciampino

Many buses lines at each corner.

Guests will be greeted by Anthony, who will provide them the security paper with phone numbers. Illustrate the features of the house and the neighborhood. Will be provided with a guide of attractions with the reports of the main artistic monuments nearby, museums, restaurants, supermarkets and public transport connections. For more information or questions, Antonio will always remain accessible by phone or e-mail.

More Details
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed

Property Manager
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
21 October, 2016


Hello we are Licia and Antonio,

a couple of painters decorators. We deal with set design and interior decoration.

Our house is inspired by our need for intimate and cozy, a place to start, but to go back to find warmth and relaxation.

We love traveling, discovering the world surprised, knowing places of art, enjoy good food, host friends.


based on 10 holidaymaker reviews

Romantica In 15min. From Colosseum
average rating of 4.7 based on 10 reviews

Très bel appartement, spacieux, chaleureusement décoré avec goût, très bien équipé, propre et calme

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé quatre nuits dans l'appartement du 4 au 8 mai. Nous étions deux adultes et un enfant.

L'appartement est très agréable pour un séjour à Rome. Je reviendrai plus tard sur ses caractéristiques techniques mais avant tout c'est un appartement chaleureux, aux couleurs douces dans lequel on se sent bien et que l'on regrette presque de quitter le matin pour partir à l'assaut de la ville antique si riche en histoire.

L'appartement est spacieux avec ses deux grandes chambres, une belle hauteur de plafond et une décoration sobre, élégante et raffinée.

L'appartement correspondait exactement à la description. Il était très propre et parfaitement bien équipé même pour de plus long séjours que le nôtre (lave-vaisselle, lave-linge, sèche-cheveux...).

Lors de la réservation je craignais que la situation de l'appartement ne soit pas idéale mais le quartier sans être très touristique est très vivant et permet de se fondre dans la vie quotidienne des romains. Le quartier est sûr. L'appartement est proche des principaux sites antiques qui sont accessibles à pieds (Colisée, Palatin, forum, thermes de Caracalla) et l'appartement est à deux pas de la station de métro Vittorio Emmanuelle de la ligne A qui donne accès à toute la ville très facilement.

Et si on ajoute à tout cela la gentillesse et les bons conseils d'Antonio (notamment un grand plan annoté et un petit guide avec toutes les bonnes adresses du quartier, des petits conseils pratiques joliment encadrés disséminés dans l'appartement...) vous comprendrez que nous avons passé un très agréable séjour et simplement regretté qu'il ne soit pas plus long...

  • Review Submitted: May 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci beaucoup pour votre sincère, authentique, commentaire. Nous vous remercions de la confiance et de nous choisir. Je espère vous voir prochainement. Cordialment. Antonio
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Lovely apartment but not a lovely neighborhood

  • 4 of 5

Antonio was a wonderful host who spoke excellent English. He answered all my questions via email, was there when we arrived and explained everything about the property and area. He also was available via telephone if needed.

The apartment was beautifully decorated, very large and looked exactly as the photos. It had all the amenities you could ask for except a clothes dryer. The beds were typical European - very hard! All of the windows opened and provided plenty of sunlight. The washing machine was great (plenty of detergent in the xloset). We hung our heavy clothing over the radiators and they were dry by morning. Everything you needed to cook was in the kitchen - pots, pans and utensils. Antonio had milk, juice, eggs and fruit there when we arrived - very nice of him. There was also coffee, tea, sugar and other condiments that other people had left.

The apartment is really only 3-5 minutes (walking) from the Metro station which made it extremely convenient. It is one stop from Termini Station and 2-3 stops from all the tourist sights like the Spanish Steps, the Coliseum, Trevi Fountain etc. There is also a nice supermarket - Conad - about 2 blocks away.

We did have a problem though, there was renovaton going on in the apartment above when we were there - May 1, 2016 - and going on the entire time we were there. I believe Antonio should have contacted us and given us the opportunity to cancel because of the horrendous noise (heavy machinery and hammering all day from 8 a.m. to 5-6 p.m. in the evening). It was obvious the construction had been going on for awhile. Because of all the heavy banging etc., the hot water heater was damaged and we lost the hot water every day. To his credit, Antonio did have the plumber there everyday to fix it but it was still very inconvenient.

FYI- this apartment is not in a lovely neighborhood. We felt safe but the streets were very dirty and there were homeless people sitting outside the door. It could be due to the close proximity to Termini station. It's too bad it isn't in another neighborhood. However, convenience (Metro stop, market and the great apartment) was more important to us so it worked out just great. We would certainly return there and recommend it to our friends as we just loved the apartment and Antonio was great. Thanks Antonio, for a great stay!

  • Review Submitted: May 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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appartamento molto bello e confortevole

  • 5 of 5

Appartamento davvero molto bello e dotato di tutti i confort. Il proprietario è molto disponibile e gentile.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The place to be!

  • 5 of 5

Voila une adresse à vivement recommander pour une visite mémorable de ROME!

Au cœur d'un quartier populaire, chaleureux et multiculturel, à l'écart de la cohue touristique, l'appartement décoré avec goût par Antonio et son épouse vous permettra de vous détendre et de vous reposer après vos longues journées de balade dans la ville éternelle! Il n'y a absolument aucune critique à émettre : une proximité avec tous les grands centres de visites, les axes et moyens de circulation (Termini, métro...), les restaurants (Trattoria da Danilo à ne rater sous aucun prétexte - cuisine 100% romaine et très abordable!!!!!!) traiteurs et et pâtisseries typiques; l'appartement (immense...) est d'un calme olympien (pas le moindre bruit), doté de toutes les commodités et équipements. Vous trouverez notamment , préparés avec soins, un recueil de toutes les suggestions typiques à découvrir.

Sans oublier surtout la gentillesse et la bienveillance de nos hôtes pour qui la rencontre et l'échange ne sont pas des vains mots.

Ce fut grâce à eux un séjour inoubliable.

A très bientôt et très belle année 2016 avec plein de belles rencontres!

Sophie et Bertrand

  • Review Submitted: Jan 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Place! Perfect Location!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great experience staying here on our first ever visit to Rome. Overall, this place was clean, comfortable and was in a great location. Antonio was very nice and welcoming. I would recommend this place to anyone looking to visit Rome.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 29, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the nice review. I hope to see you soon in Rome. Best regards Antonio
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Great Rome Apartment

  • 5 of 5

Thanks Antonino to share your appartament with us. The children enjoyed a lot with the toys.

The appartament is only a few minutes walk from the Vittorio Emanuele Metro station so easy to get around. Antonino provided an excellent and comprehensive briefing, local map and information on the best places to eat, shop and visit.

The Colesseum and Roman Forum are less than 15 minutes by walk.

The vatican are 15 minutes by metro.

We walked around the city center and enjoyed Rome.

- Piazza Spagna (40 minutes)

- Fontana de Trevi. (Excelent forno)

- Pantheon (There are excelent restaurants)

- ...

The appartament is very nice and confortable.

Thanks Antonino again.

See you in rome in the next visit.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 3, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Refundable Damage Deposit £267

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Rione XV Esquilino in Rome Province

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 110 m²
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bidet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , The double bed can be replaced with two single beds
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed

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