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Perfect Majestic Terrace, Superb Views of Coliseum - Classy Flat, View Eternity

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Stunning view of the Coliseum from garden terrace

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Last updated: 07/26/2015
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  • Minimum stay:5-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

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Enjoy Timeless Views in Classic Luxury

Lounge on the expansive terrace while the icon of Rome, the Coliseum changes with time of day, season and weather. Views are stunning.

Concierge, driver and tour services.

Location

Perched on the Colle Oppio, one of the Seven Hills of Rome, this apartment overlooks the Roman Coliseum, as close as it is possible to live. In less than five minutes, you can walk to famous St. Peter in Chains home of Michelangelo's Moses, Santa Maria Maggiore, Nero's Golden House (Domus Aurea), the Roman Forum, the Arch of Constantine, the Coliseum and the charming village of Monti within in the city.

Exterior

The building delights in its spectacular location, inviting in light and reveling in the views available in many directions. Built in the 1960s and has a cool, marble lobby and modern elevator. The residents include distinguished actors, politicians and industrialists. A doorman during business hours provides security and will gladly help you as he can with directions; he speaks some English.

Interior

The sweep of the living room is enhance by the long windows onto the terrace and the long white sofas. Cool and clean, it is filled with museum-quality art. Beautiful antique side pieces balance the modern layout and furnishings.

The glory of Magnifico is the long terrace, about 200 square feet with a direct view of the Roman Coliseum and the Arch of Constantine. So close, you are practically inside! Lined with gardener-tended plants and flowers, there is room on the terrace for dining and lounging while you watch the light change on the view of a lifetime. An awning is in two parts and can shade you from the sun or the rain.

The living room has an L-shaped sofa backed by antiqued glass. One wing of the sofa overlooks the terrace and has a Coliseum view. A glass dining table for six adjoins the living room. Next to the living room is a tiny 'den' for reading and watching TV. Fine Persian carpets are arrayed across the parquet floor.

The master suite has a moderate sized bedroom with ample closets and a French door onto the terrace bringing in light and the scents and colors of the garden on the terrace. The bed is queen-sized, mattress on strapped frame, the usual in Italy.

The master bath is distinctively and exuberantly tiled in a checkered pattern of tan and brown. A contemporary basin-style sink is joined by the usual fixtures. There is a shower over tub with the typical hand-held shower head that can be placed into a receptacle on the wall for a standing shower.

Beyond the den is the kitchen in. There is a large refrigerator with freezer, gas stove top and oven, microwave and electric coffee maker.

A kitchen balcony connects the kitchen with the small bedroom. There is a modern washing machine with drying racks out there. Few Italians have clothes dryers; you put your clothes on the drying racks to dry.

Between the kitchen and the tiny second bedroom is a very small half-bath bathroom with sink, toilet and bidet.

The second bedroom is fine for one person. It is small and simply furnished. Cabinets above the bed for storage, no closet. There is a flat-screen television in this room. This bedroom gets some traffic noise from below, light sleepers take note.

Guests receive complimentary and helpful documents: 1. FAQ About Renting in Italy, 2. Helpful Information About Rome, and, 3. Our much-appreciated Restaurant list. On request, complimentary children's adventure guide to Italy e-Book.

Keywords: Apartment, Rome, Luxury, Vacation Rental, Short Let

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 1200 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : Elevator, lift

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3, Beds for 3

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Monument View

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Elevator:

    Elevator, lift...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Terrace with magnificent view of Coliseum, Arch of Constatine, Forum, Roman Rooftops....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Season
Apr 13 - Oct 31, 2015
5 night min stay
€223
€1,500

Rates are based on 2 guests; add €20 per night, per additional guest

Low Season
Nov 1 - Dec 22, 2015
5 night min stay
€187
€1,360

Rates are based on 2 guests; add €20 per night, per additional guest

Christmas
Dec 23 - Jan 6, 2016
5 night min stay
€223
€1,500

Rates are based on 2 guests; add €20 per night, per additional guest

Holiday
Jan 7 - Feb 29, 2016
5 night min stay
€187
€1,360

Rates are based on 2 guests; add €20 per night, per additional guest

Holiday
Mar 23 - Mar 30, 2016
7 night min stay

€1,500
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
€223
€1,500

Rates are based on 2 guests; add €20 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Service costs per week €140
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Pricing provided in this advertisement is an estimate. The official pricing is found on http://www.italyperfect.com/rome-coliseum-monti-apartment/magnifico.html. The currency conversion estimate by this site is also just an estimate and is usually wrong.


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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1960

About the owner: This apartment is offered by Italy Perfect. We are a family business with a mission! We want you to love visiting Italy as much as we do. We are sisters Lisa and Pat Byrne who lived in Italy in our youth and now travel there frequently for business and pleasure.

Why the Owner Chose Colosseo Foro Romano (Coliseum & Roman Forum):
The heart stopping view of the icon of Rome, the Coliseum is a lifetime experience. The Monti neighborhood is a village within the city where you can enjoy many restaurants, interesting shopping and village life.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
The sweep of the living room is enhance by the long windows onto the terrace and the long white sofas. The glory of Magnifico is the long terrace, about 200 square feet with a direct view of the Roman Coliseum and the Arch of Constantine. So close, you are practically inside! Lined with gardener-tended plants and flowers, there is room on the terrace for dining and lounging while you watch the light change on the view of a lifetime. An awning is in two parts and can shade you from the sun or the rain.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, italian

Links to more information:

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Stunning view of the Coliseum from  garden terrace

    Stunning view of the Coliseum from garden terrace

  • Long and bright, the living/dining room is filled with sunlight

    Long and bright, the living/dining room is filled with sunlight

  • Breathtaking view of timeless Roman monuments changes with the light of day

    Breathtaking view of timeless Roman monuments changes with the light of day

  • More views through a true "picture window" of famous monuments of Rome

    More views through a true "picture window" of famous monuments of Rome

  • Exhuberant tilework in modern master bath with shower over tub, terrace window.

    Exhuberant tilework in modern master bath with shower over tub, terrace window.

  • Kitchen in elegant Roman apartment, see washer outside on balcony.

    Kitchen in elegant Roman apartment, see washer outside on balcony.

  • Half bathroom with pretty blue tiles.

    Half bathroom with pretty blue tiles.

  • Between living room and kitchen is a "den" with sofa, tv, dvd and stereo.

    Between living room and kitchen is a "den" with sofa, tv, dvd and stereo.

  • Gracious seating area in large living room with Colisuem view.

    Gracious seating area in large living room with Colisuem view.

  • Dine al fresco with timeless views of monuments, Roman rooftops and terraces

    Dine al fresco with timeless views of monuments, Roman rooftops and terraces

  • Glass topped table with marble supports, fine mid-century art and antiques

    Glass topped table with marble supports, fine mid-century art and antiques

  • Master bedroom opens onto terrace, wall of closets, modern art, flat screen tv

    Master bedroom opens onto terrace, wall of closets, modern art, flat screen tv

  • Fully equipped kitchen in Rome has warm "melanzana", eggplant-colored tiles

    Fully equipped kitchen in Rome has warm "melanzana", eggplant-colored tiles

  • Second, single bedroom, small, pleasant and bright. Closet/cupboards above bed.

    Second, single bedroom, small, pleasant and bright. Closet/cupboards above bed.

  • Approximate layout of Magnifico apartment with terrace and Coliseum view.

    Approximate layout of Magnifico apartment with terrace and Coliseum view.

  • Did we mention the view of the Coliseum? ;-) It enchants at all hours!

    Did we mention the view of the Coliseum? ;-) It enchants at all hours!

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english, french, italian
  • Calendar last updated 07/26/2015
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