About This Listing
A ' home-away-from-home' atmosphere 30 minutes from the Mediterranean seaside; the ancient hamlet Albano Laziale lies in the famous vineyards of the Colli Albani, well-connected with Rome-Center (nearby depots bus, train ), shops, pharmacy, lake.
In ancient Roman hamlet in the Castelli Romani area, 22 km from the Coloseum. Located on the 1°floor of our 3-storey home, B&B Albero Gemello offers 1 double bedroom (Master) and adjacent bathroom reserved exclusively for Guests.. This bedroom has a large Double bed, bedstands, mirrored wardrobe, desk/chairs, fridge and 1 single bed extra on request (Euro 23.00/night). French doors lead to a private balcony overlooking a citrus garden and old evergreens. Delicious breakfast (I'm a Nutritionist !). Adjacent bathroom eventually shared with adjacent Twin bedroom occupants. Articles for personal hygiene, complete set of towels. Residential area next to the Town Park where the ruins of ancient Roman Pompeus Magnus'' villa/palace once stood: soccer field and tennis courts. 10 min.walk to depots bus or train, leaving every 30/50 min for Rome Central Station Termini. 22 km to sandy beaches on the Mediterranean Sea, 2 km to lake-side Castelgandolfo (where the Pope has his summer Palace) and surrounding woods for trekking; less than 2 km to Golf Course.
Wine cellars galore within walking distance: excellent food, surprisingly economic prices !
Free pick-up on arrival at local ROMA-Ciampino airport. Tourist info and maps available .
Hosts Mary (Canadian) , Mario (retired Roman architect) and son Marcello speak Italian, English, French and Spanish and usually bend over backwards in the effort to understand other languages !
Children and elderly WELCOME !
Keys for entry to home; use of Citrus-fruit garden.
Interaction with Guests
At disposal of Guests 24-hours.
Near Town Park and Sports facilities; situated on a slope between Albano Lake and the Mediterranean seaside, therefore excellent mild climate, no extreme temps; wine-cellars galore, where typical local porchetta & Roman pasta are served at surprising prices.
Local Bus stops in front of the B&B; depots for transportation to Rome at 700 meters; 9 km from Rome-CIA (Ciampino) airport -free pick-up on arrival. Town Ariccia at 2 km; lake Albano/Castel Gandolfo at 2 km.
Other Things to Note
-free wi-fi connection 24 hours
-healthy breakfast served in dining room,in daily apparel (not pyjamas),until 9:30 a.m.;
-silence in room & on balconies after 10:30 p.m.
- Rooms and home are SMOKE-FREE: permitted on balconies & in garden.
-Since we have a Resident Mascot named Pupa,we can host 1 dog small-med; NO CATS.
About the Host, Mary Janet
Retired antiques collector and dealer.
University degree in Bachelor of Science in Nutrition, but has also worked in journalism.
Loves travelling, contemporary English narrative and poetry, music, films and theatre.
Is a good cook and has a long list of 'dinner' friends-