This air-conditioned city hotel is set in a historic building from the
18th century. The hotel interiors were designed to provide guests with
the best in hospitality and comfort. It was opened in the year 2000 and
renovated in the year 2001, and comprises a total of 48 rooms, of which
one is disability-friendly, spread over 3 floors. It offers its guests a
luxurious garden with a terrace, as well as an entrance hall with a
24-hour reception desk, a hotel safe, a currency exchange facility and
lift access. In addition to this, the hotel has a TV room, a dining
room, a café, a newspaper stand, a bar and a restaurant. Business
travellers can make use of the conference room and Internet access (with
WLAN access point). Additional facilities available to guests include
laundry and room services, as well as medical assistance. Bicycle hire
and a garage car park are also available.
There is a swimming pool in the hotel which is open from June to
September (depending on weather conditions) with a poolside snack bar
and sun loungers in the hotel grounds. Guests are also invited to make
use of the hot tub.
This hotel offers its guests incomparable views over the city of Rome.
According to the diarist De Brosses, who wrote in the 18th century and
was a French admirer of Italian properties, this hotel alone is
justification enough to visit Italy. Just a few metres from the hotel
guests will find the ruins of the Mura Gianicolensi city walls, which
begin at Porta Portese and run on to Gianicolo Hill then connect to the
walls of the Vatican close to Porta Cavalleggeri. The hotel is just
around 1.5 km from the city centre. There are restaurants and a link to
the public transport network just a short walk away. Ciampino Airport is
about 35 km away and Leonardo Da Vinci Airport is approximately 25 km
from the hotel premises.
The rooms are elegantly furnished and equipped with every modern
convenience. The bathroom is fitted with either a shower cubicle or a
hydro-massage bathtub and a hairdryer. Furthermore, a direct dial
telephone, a colour satellite TV, wireless Internet access, a minibar, a
double or king-size bed, individually adjustable air conditioning and
heating and a safe come as standard in all rooms.
By car: from the bypass (Grande Raccordo Anulare) take exit number 1
(Aurelia Centro, Vaticano), then drive onto Via Aurelia towards
Anticaporta and San Pancrazio. From Termini Station (metro line B) take
bus 75 (Piramide - Piazzale Ostiense, metro line B) to the hotel bus
stop, Via Carini, (around 200 m away), or bus 44: Piazza Venezia: hotel
bus stop Via Carini (200 m distance), or tram number 8: Largo Argentina:
Viale Trastevere - Ministry of Education, bus number 115: Trastavere or
bus number 870 Gianicolo Vaticano.