Sleeps up to 10, quiet air conditioned house in the Aventino area of Rome, lovely residential area, yet close to main attractions. Great for large family or group
Note: Following our recent visit to Rome, As of December 2013 we will be adding several on request features, such as an arrival day (or first day) 'get to know the neighborhood' with our special local guide, to introduce you to the local high points, and perhaps some secret local's only details about the area you are staying in; In addition we have a highly recommended food, markets, wine and more tour, as well as other unique tours; We highly recommend booking these together with the apartment for a special rate.
Vacation Property Details
The air conditioned house is spacious, with five bedrooms all on one floor. It has a large patio and the property is surrounded by a fence with gate. Perfect for family with kids.
The interior house space is 200 sq meters (over 2000 sq ft) plus another guest (independent) room with en suite bath across the terrace of 17 sq meters (over 170 sq ft.
The terrace is 100 sq meters (over 1000 sq ft) with an impressive table made from one huge piece of wood and a lovely antique fence, where guest can enjoy the real roman life!
The owner is a collector and importer of fascinating antique and modern furnishings from all over the world. Walls are lined with 500 year old bricks imported from the Far East. Painted pieces from Tibet, original art, beautiful table and chairs are beautifully placed and are comfortable as well as beautiful.
Guests may want to visit the owner’s equally upscale and interesting store in the historic Ghetto area of ancient Rome.
Overview: In the main house four bedrooms furnished with pieces from Far East, this fantastic interior decor gives an extraordinary atmosphere. Four bathrooms + laundry and service area.(where is also one small bath and a small bedroom "just for kids" ) the fourth room + bath.
Fully equipped kitchen with microwave and dishwasher, spacious open living room with large screen TV, dining area with large table and chairs,
MAIN HOUSE (sleeps 6+2)
- Spacious open living room with large screen TV
- Dining area with large table and chairs
- Fully equipped kitchen area with microwave and dishwasher;
- Laundry and service area.
- 1 queen-bedded room with full bathroom across the hall with large shower;
- 1 twin-bedded room with full bathroom across the hall with shower over tub
- 1 master bedroom with queen bed, sliding glass doors to the terrace; en suite bathroom with shower over tub, double sink and bidet and WC
- 1 small twin-bedded room with beds end-on-end suitable only for children with small “wet bathroom” just outside that bathroom (shower does not have a real curtain as is often found on a ship's head so the bathroom gets wet and there is a drain in the floor). Note: This bedroom and bathroom is not at the same level as the other bedrooms and is not appropriate for a couple so we prefer to show it as +2
GUEST COTTAGE (sleeps 2)
The independent suite has a queen or twin beds + en suite bath with shower it open onto the garden with a sliding glass door, a/c.
Amenities: air-conditioning in the master bedroom, large screen TV with English language channel, washing machine, hair dryers, pay-as-you-go cell phone, parking space
The house is located in a lovely quiet (for Rome) area across from a park and comes with parking for one car. In the area there are some of Rome’s top restaurants.
From here, it is just a five-minute walk to the grocery store, bakery, cafe, restaurant or bus stop. Ten minutes' walk brings you to the Pyramide Metro stop or to the Ostiense rail station.
The house is located at the beginning of Viale Aventino, not far (5/7 min. walking) from Piramide station. To get to Spanish step just 5/7 mins, to get to Piramide, then 5 stops to arrive at Termini station (to change train) and then 3/4 stops and you are at Spanish Steps.......really easy. There are also many buses walking down from the apt towards Via MARMORATA - here you find the buses : 716 to get to piazza Venezia, n. 30 to get to piazza Venezia/Torre Argentina/Vaticano. n. 280/23 along the river Tevere...and the best is a wonderful Testaccio area for a really good and famous restaurant and open market!!!
Included/Excluded in Price
Included: Sheets & towels
Not included: Local Rome tourist tax, €2 per person per day payable locally to keyholder
On request: As of December 2013 we are adding several on request features, such as an arrival day ( or first day) 'get to know the neighborhood' with our special local guide, to introduce you to the local high points, and perhaps some secret local's only details about the area you are staying in; In addition we have a highly recommended food, markets, wine and more tour, as well as other unique tours; We highly recommend booking these together with the apartment for a special rate.