Monteverde Vecchio

Surround yourself with cultured serenity in this west Roman neighborhood away from it all.

Monteverde Vecchio's residents take pride in their neighborhood, and it shows. The neighborhood's pristine architecture and immaculate homes tend toward elegance rather than opulence and its restaurants serve thoughtful dishes for discerning palates. If you're looking to escape the ceaseless energy of central Rome, Monteverde Vecchio provides the ideal get-away for scenic hikes and quiet nights.

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On the Map

Monteverde Vecchio is bordered by Testaccio, Trastevere, Monteverde Nuovo, Portuense, Aurelio, Ostiense, and Roma Centro

  • Public transit is Possible
  • Having a car is Possible

Leonardo da Vinci Airport: 40 minutes by cab without traffic
Termini Station: 30 minutes by public transit
The Colosseum: 25 minutes by public transit
The Vatican: 20 minutes by public transit

A Picturesque Escape Away from the City

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Monteverde literally means "green mountain," and Monteverde Vecchio earns its illustrious reputation as one of Rome's most scenic escapes.

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Hardly known to those outside of the city, panoramic views of Rome await the eyes of those who find uphill climbs invigorating.

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When you descend from the top, Monteverde Vecchio's bars and cafes will replenish your energy.

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When you want to return to a green retreat, the neighborhood's uncommonly quiet gardens lend you their serenity.

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Monteverde is the greenest district of Rome, and you will find Villa Pamphili, the largest park in Rome and an amazing green area for jogging and leisure."

Simple Dining In an Unpretentious Atmosphere

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Monteverde Vecchio isn't known as one of Rome's culinary hotspots, but its intimate cafes and markets create unquestionably delicious cuisine.

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Hand-tossed dough, hand-rolled pastries, and hand-delivered dinners are all part of Monteverde Vecchio's culinary charm.

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Understatedly Elegant Architecture

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Founded in the early 20th century, Monteverde Vecchio's regal buildings and classic villas lend the neighborhood an enchanting allure.

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The neighborhood's tidy appearance and well-kept homes reflect Monteverde Vecchio residents' pride in their place.

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Understandably so.

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How exquisite it is.

Photography

Airbnb works with local photographers to capture the spirit of neighborhoods all around the world. The photography on this page includes work by:

Thomas Toti is a photographer and director of photography. He has been burning film since he was 15 years old. A fascination for different cultures has led him to travel and this passion manifests itself in his work, where he applies a fresh approach to every shoot. He is intrigued by Rome and loved shooting for Airbnb as it allowed him to pay homage to both the city and its tourists.

Thomas Toti

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