About this listing
Rent ROOM in apartment very bright and from April to September with the
possibility to enjoy a large terrace of 50 square meters, where you
can taste a nice breakfast or nap in the hammock at sunset with a
Two modes of rent: a private room of 15 sqm with breakfast, or rather,
when I'm out of town, the entire apartment that, excluding my room,
consists of 43 sqm and is composed of entrance, living room with
kitchenette, bathroom and room previously mentioned (15sqm). The
apartment is located two kilometers from pigneto district
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south-east area of the city, a multiethnic district called "TORPIGNATTARA" that is well connected to the major
(website hidden) is a brief history of the neighborhood: In the past, the present-day territory of Torpignattara had various names, including that of "Ad duas lauros", "In comitatu" and "Sub Augusta."
The first, For duas lauros, it must be the Latin Christian writer Tertullian (150-220), which, in remembering seditious, certainly not Christians, who had conspired against the emperor is addressed to the Gentiles with a question: "Inter duas lauros obsident Caesarem? "(" by the two laurels tend the ambush to the Emperor? "). In fact, in this area there was the imperial residence or villa, which still existed then, in the middle of the Christian era.
The Emperor Valentinian III, was killed in 455, during a conspiracy, just at this location while engaged in archery exercises on the parade ground of his residence "to duas lauros" . The locations included, besides the imperial residence, even the villas, the castrates (military camps) and the campus martius, where they carried out regular trainings and exercises of the military units.
Between 1943 and 1945, Torpignattara was the protagonist of the Resistance against the German occupation of Rome. This was so intense that the soldiers of the Wehrmacht often gave up to go into the streets of the area due to continuous guerrilla raids. From Casilina the Allies entered Rome declared an open city.
In the sixties Torpignattara is one of the scenarios of the novels of Pier Paolo Pasolini. As a matter of Torpignattara the restaurant was frequented by Pasolini, Ninetto Davoli and Franco and Sergio Citti, who lived in the area.
The request is for 30 euro per day for the single room (one person, next guests 15 euros) and 60 euro per
day for the apartment (two guests. next guests 15 euros per person) The house with parquet flooring and wooden
furniture has orange as the dominant color. The bedroom overlooks a
delightful courtyard that ensures privacy and silence and during the
morning is very pleasant to open the windows also in winter, to get
warm from the sun lying in bed!
Bed linen and towels are both provided.
If required, a third bed is possible.(inflatable)
Rispetto e cura per l'appartamento e per i libri che una volta letti si devono riporre al loro posto! Si richiede educazione e pulizia, e si prega di liberare la zona cucina entro le 11.30, grazie!