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Another Place Available AD N. 6686625 'CasaTestaccio2' HALLO SUMMER! In summer is easy to reach in 25 minutes the sea of Rome "Ostia" (from the Station Piramide, is just few moments far from the apartment)
We are in the hearth of Rome 'RioneTestaccio' which took its name from the fragments (testae) of Roman amphorae that the Romans used to unload at the Port of Ripa Grande (Emporium) that separates us from the 'Rione Trastevere'. This is a strategic area with many cultural sites such as "Circus Maximus and Coliseum" easy to get to by walk. With a beautiful walk along the characteristic Tiberriver bank (Lungotevere) we can reach in a few minutes the site of "Bocca della Verità" (famous movie spotwhere we suggest to take some photos). Here you can exploit different tours: one option is to walkalong the "Roman Stadium - Circus Maximus" lenght movingon towards the entrance of the Coliseum and the Imperial Forum; a second one is to proceed along the Tiber river bank, a route which will easily lead to "Campo de' Fiori", passing just besidesthe characteristic Jewish District.
THE BUSES are 30 meters from the house, Underground 'Station Piramide' is just few moments far from the apartment. In SUMMER from this stop is easy to reach in 25 minutes the 'sea of Rome' (Ostia) with its beaches and seaside restaurants where you can enjoy your relax!
THE APARTMENT is in a nineteenth century building, overlooking a characteristic and quiet courtyard, it is on the 3rd and last floor without a lift. There are original ceilings and floor, bright along day and evening, completely renovated with deep-colors and soft lights giving you an intimate atmosphere; it is overall 45 square meters wide. It is structured by a comfortable living room with a well-equipped kitchenette (a toaster, an electric kettle, coffee maker,microwave, etc) TV LCD and dishwasher; a large Double Room with a wide double bed and a sofa bed, TV LCD 32'; a Bathroom with Box shower and washing machine. It shows elegant finishing touches, 2 TV LCD, Air Conditioning, Autonomous Heating, Free WI-FI 24H.
THE PRICE INCLUDE: Final Cleaning, Municipality taxes, Linen, Cotton towels, Electricity, Heating, WIFI24H
TESTACCIO: After a fatiguing day as a 'TOURIST' you can enjoy relaxing moments as a 'ROMAN' hanging out within Testaccio district. Here you can find a mix of mini-supermarkets, wine bars, and even gourmet food shops (Volpetti), sidewalk ice cream parlors (Giolitti), trattorie (Da Felice, Oio a Casa mia); pizzeria (Remo), renowned for their genuine roman cuisine (cucina romana) Nearby is located the fruit and vegetable MARKET with internal small bars offering good 'expresso' as you relax enjoying the sun.
Why us? The owners put up to your disposal: maps of the city, some suggestions where to go within the neighborhood associating sights with nice and pleasant atmosphere; bathroom kits, sleepers and breakfast supplies: tea, coffee, jams and fruits.
THE BUSES lead us directly to: St. Peter's , Vatican Museum (Bus 23); Piazza Venezia, Piazza Navona Pantheon (Bus 30); Villa Borghese (BUS 83);
Parking lot 8€ per day. On request is possible to have the transfer from/to the airport: (Fiumicino 50 Euro); (Ciampino 40 Euro)
Hallo Summer! May 1 - Sep 30, 2015 3 night min stay
"Roman October" Oct 1 - Nov 1, 2015 3 night min stay
Autumn Atmosphere Nov 2 - Dec 4, 2015 3 night min stay
December Dec 5 - Dec 23, 2015 3 night min stay
Christmas & New Year Dec 24 - Jan 6, 2016 3 night min stay
My Standard Rate 3 night min stay
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THE PRICE INCLUDES: Taxes (€ 3,50/each per day), Final Cleaning, Heating, Air Conditioning, WI-FI, Linens and Towels
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It takes 20 minutes to reach us by train (FR1) from Fiumicino airport to Stazione Ostiense and about half an hour using Ryan Air bus Shuttle from Ciampino airport using ryan air bus shuttle and 'B' line to Piramide railway station. Metro underground station “Piramide” is close by and as well by a walking distance is 'Eataly', a food chain specialized in the best Italian quality food products and cooking recipes of typical foods.
To get to a majestic viewpoint of the city climb up to Colle Aventino (one of the seven roman hills) which will entice you with a romantic sight of Rome from the “Giardino degli Aranci' where you will have the possibility also to visit some of the oldest Churches of the city.
From mid-June to aerly September, walking up to Ponts Sublicio, live demonstration of Roman summers 'along the Tiber Roman
For the lovers of nightlife, via di Monte Testaccio (which rounds Monte deiCocci hill) offers several discos and 'movida' and on-fashion nightspots like Alibi, Radio Londra, Caffè Latino.
Besides the Pyramid of CaioCestio you can find another exceptional historical site: the Monumental Protestants Cemetery for Foreigners (mostly English). It dates back to 1716, with the tombstones written in several languages and often with characters engraved with the traits of hand-writing. The setting is all surrounded by centuries-old cypress trees scattered among tombstones of writers, painters, historians and artists.
Why the Owner Chose Aventino Testaccio: Known for its authentic character Testaccio welcomes you into the real spirit of Roman life where you won’t feel like a tourist and you can enjoy hanging out in the on-going roman life scenes!