A Cozy Gem 2 steps from St.Peter's
A Cozy Gem 2 steps from St.Peter's

Entire home/flat

3 guests


1 bed

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About this listing

Studio flat, 2 steps away from Vatican Museums and St.Peter's Basilica. Elegant, comfortable, Airconditioned, free wifi included, metro stop (line A Ottaviano-San Pietro) just round the corner.

The space

Charming apartment two steps away from the majestic Basilica of St. Peter's and from the shopping streets of the Capital.
The studio-apartment has a private entrance overlooking a typical courtyard dominated by an ancient olive tree in a an elegant "Umbertino" style building, typical of this area.
In the studio you will find a large double-size bed (in case of need there is also an extra place using existing sofa-bed). It features air-con, TV/sat, private heating, fully equipped kitchen, free wi-fi and it is just 100 meters away from the underground "Ottaviano-San Pietro".
White and crystal predominate creating a modern, bright and clean atmosphere in compliance with the nineteenth-century structure of the building.
It is extremely quiet, equipped with every comfort, ideal for couples or businessmen who looks for an exclusive accommodation in the heart of town.

Prati is in one of the districts ("Rioni") of Rome Historical Centre and incorporates the Vatican City. Its logo is the shape of Hadrian's Mausoleum (known today as St Angel Castle).
During Roman times the territory of present Prati district consisted of vineyards and reed beds, part of the property of Domitia, wife of Emperor Domitian, from which the area was named Horti Domitii ("Domitian's Gardens") and later Neronis Prata ("Nero's Meadows").
In the Middle Ages the area was called Prata Sancti Petri ("St.Peter's Meadows") due to the adjacent Basilica.
Until 1870, there stretched a vast expanse of natural meadows, fields and even swamps, dotted -especially in the area of the slopes of Monte Mario- of some farmhouse and the rest completely deserted; the area was known as Prati di Castello (referring to St.Angel Castle).
After 1870 (the year of the annexation of Rome to the newly born Kingdom of Italy) were the first interventions of housing and urbanization, completed in the first half of the twentieth century.

Prati district today is characterized by wide and regular streets, with elegant buildings in "Umbertino" style and villas in liberty style. You will find an excellent selection of restaurants, wine-bars, typical shops.

Interaction with guests

I am Always available by phone, email or through AirBnb during your stay.

Other things to note

- 5% discount for stays of a week or more.
- city tax not included in apartment fee.

The space
Accommodates: 3
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: Studio
Bed: 1
Check In: Anytime after 1PM
Check Out: 10AM
Room type: Entire home/flat


Extra people: £14 / night after 2 guests
Weekly Discount: 5%
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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check in is anytime after 1PM

These are not behaviour rules, but just some advice of good sense and education.

Try to respect the silence and the quietness of this condominium, your neighbours will appreciate it very much;
Cerca di rispettare la tranquillita' di questo condominio, i “tuoi" vicini lo apprezzeranno molto.

You can use the kitchen as you want but please leave it in order for the next guests.
Usa la cucina a tuo piacimento e cerca di lasciarla in ordine per chi verrà dopo di te.

Please remember to turn the lights and the air conditioned off when you leave the flat: saving energy is a problem which envolves everybody.
Ricordati di spegnere sempre le luci ed il condizionatore d'aria quando esci dall'appartamento: il risparmio energetico è un problema che riguarda tutti.

Please do not to smoke in the flat : in this way you will protect the wooden ceiling and tapestry too. You will also respect people, perhaps not smokers, who will live the flat after you.
Evita di fumare nell'appartamento rispettando chi, magari non fumatore, lo abiterà dopo di te.

Thank you and have a nice Holiday
Grazie e buon soggiorno


This host has a Strict Cancellation Policy

Cancel up to 30 days before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 30 days of the trip and get a 50% refund of the nightly rate, as well as a full refund of fees.

Safety features
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher

3 nights minimum stay

175 Reviews

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Diane User Profile
May 2017
This is a great place to stay. Convenient location. Place is very clean and comfortable.

Danika User Profile
May 2017
David's place was in a great location for our stay in Rome. It was right near the train station, so it was easy to get around. The apartment was very clean and it was great having a daily cleaning service. We would definitely stay at David's place again.

Paul User Profile
May 2017
David's place is fantastic. It's completely modern, cleaned on a daily basis and in the best possible location. I can't recommend it highly enough.

McKenzie User Profile
May 2017
We enjoyed our stay here! Great location, everything you would need is at your finger tips! Nice place to stay!

Kerianne User Profile
May 2017
Great location, near the metro. Take on their recommendation and eat at the restaurant next door! Lovely place to stay, I would stay there again

Kelly User Profile
May 2017
Great location, beautiful apartment.

G & A User Profile
April 2017
An ideal location in the midst of an authentic Rome neighborhood. Modern, bright studio apartment with all the amenities that you could ask for. And a cleaner came in daily to provide fresh towels, linen, etc. A fully stocked grocery store called "Simply" is close by with everything you'd want. Check out the cool deli "Franchii" which is where the locals gather. And a top restaurant is steps away in the apartment's courtyard. Subway within 3 minute walk. This place is a short jaunt to the Vatican, and gives you the opportunity to explore it when the crowds have left for the day. Wonderful experience!

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Rome, Italy · Joined in November 2013
David User Profile

Hello, I am David I lived all my life in Rome and I do love my city. I like travelling, meeting people and good food. I am always available for my guests by phone or email 24/24 in case of need, questions and suggestions.
I do think your choice of visiting The Eternal City is the best you can do: Rome is not only a beautiful city, it is an experience…
... walking through the streets of history, where around every corner you come upon an architectural wonder... every time I enter Via della Conciliazione and all of a sudden I have Saint Peter's Dome in front of me I feel astonished;
...visiting museums plenty of works of art ... Canova sculptures in Galleria Borghese, The School of Athens in Raphael Rooms, the Ancient Roman, Greek, Egyptian, Etruscan masterpieces, not to mention Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel and thousands of others ;
… discovering that, even during cold season, Rome is blessed by mild temperature and the sun is always brilliant....
… To have a break in the local shops or in a small typical trattoria for a dish of pasta ... while in Rome, do like the Romans do !
What I mean is Rome is the perfect place for a great artistic, cultural and culinary experience!

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Response time: within an hour

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