About this listing
In Trastevere a cosy room at 7 floor of an ancient building, private bathroom next the room door. The room is in the same apartment where the host live, and it's in a separate area. The room size (15,5 mq) is perfect for one person for long stay; comfortable for two or easy-going couple, for short stay. The terrace is sharing with the hosts. Note: To access the apartment there is a lift + two ramps of staircase off the seven-floor elevator.
In Trastevere, the heart of town, there is this small and cosy room, at 7 floor (lift + one set of stairs) in an ancient building, with small private bathroom next the room door with toilet, sink and shower. Room size is perfect for one person for long stay and single parents with kid (aged over 6 years); it's comfortable as well for easy-going couple or two friends/fellow travelers, but for short stay. Italian breakfast at coffee bar doorstep is included. The terrace (paradise of the home's cat!) is located in the side of apartment where the hosts/owners live, so it is shared with the hosts, not directly accessible from the room-studio, but guests can get the access anytime through the common area. On the terrace guests can spend their time also having a rest on the garden-armchair, reading a book, eating snack, drinking tea, wine and so on, at anytime by themselves or, if they will, with the hosts.
There is also a panoramic terrace of the building with 360° view of the town, accessible to guests if accompanied by the studio's owners: perfect point to take photos!
1. to access the apartment there are two ramps of staircase off the seven-floor elevator.
2. The use of the kitchen is not permitted
It's not a B&B but a room-studio in a private apartment. The room-studio is equipped with two single beds (possibility of double bed); a closet; linen at one's disposal; tea and coffee pot; minibar; free WiFi. Room-studio is in a secluded area of the apartment: a sliding door separates it from the rest of the apartment where the hosts live.
Smallfamilies/single parents are welcome (kids aged over 6 years).
Guido and Lisa live in the apartment and make available to the guests - directly in the room - some welcome comforts. They are also happy to provide information about Rome, sharing travel experiences (as the hosts are travelers) have a drink together if the guests feel like sharing time with.
EXPERIENCE ROME IN TRASTEVERE AND DISTRICT NEARBY
The Trastevere neighborhood is full of life day and night: restaurants, taverns with excellent wines, street entertainment, fine libraries with books in foreign languages, delicious artisan shops. It is also the ideal starting point to reach the magnificent historical attractions of the town: from the apartment you can reach walking just 10 minutes Piazza Santa Maria in Trastevere, starting point for enjoying the nightlife. Thanks to the very central location of the room-studio, you can quickly reach on foot or by bus, the main attractions of art and history such as: Pantheon, San Pietro in Vaticano, Gianicolo, Piazza Venezia, Fontana di Trevi, Colosseo, Piazza di Spagna, Piazza del Popolo, Via del Corso, Piazza Navona, Teatro Marcello, Ghetto ebraico. Furthermore, you can go shopping in the Porta Portese market, the famous flea market (but... you can't find any more the things of the past!!!) which takes place on Sunday and is two minutes far from the apartment. For those who love to discover unusual places of the city, the nearby Monteverde neighborhood (home to many Italian and foreign actors, directors, writers, musicians) reserves interesting surprises as a beautiful park (Villa Sciarra), with botanical garden, just 10 minutes walking from the apartment. Testaccio district is an other cool area: many small clothing store managed by eclectic group of craftspeople, very good tipycal restaurants, trattorie and pizzerie, and very nice food market where have a quick lunch. Testaccio area is 10 minutes walking far from our home as well.
There are several opportunities for renting a bike and have a city tour also with guide. Make your reservation on line finding one of many bike companies tour.
Guests have access to room and private bathroom, fridge inside room, air conditioning inside room, all the welcome comforts that hosts make available inside the room .They have also access anytime to the terrace located in the side of apartment where the hosts/owners live.
Interaction with guests
Interaction guests/hosts: whenever the guests like (via e-mail, phone, personally during the stay) and whenever the hosts are in (almost always, as Lisa works at home). At the arrival of guests, the hosts give them a sort of mini-guide with advices and a selections of hot spots in town. There are available some dictionary (italian-english; italian-french; etc), some guide and historical books about Rome (english or italian).
Other things to note
It's not a B&B but just a room-studio in a private apartment, but anyway the hosts provide for towels, sheets, hair dryer, first aid kit. Cleaning of room-studio on request only (extra budget); change bedding/towels once weekly; different check in/out time by agreement.
Respect of privacy, common courtesy, respect for the furniture. No smoking except on the terrace.
At the check out guests are required to sign a document-receipt useful for the italian government finance.
This host has a Moderate Cancellation Policy
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 7 days of the trip and get a 50% refund of the nightly rate, as well as a full refund of fees.
We are a couple over 50 aged, travellers; we're keen on literature, music, gardening, good food and good wine. We like to host respectful people and curious about places that they visit. :-)