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Rome: the House of Tina in Testaccio “in the Heart of the Ancient Rome”

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Last updated: 06/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

The house is about 75 m²,renovated in January2014.There are 3 bedrooms,kitchen (full optional) with fridge,freezer,washing machine,etc,a dining room with a double sofa bed,1 bathroom with WC,bidet,washbasin,bath+shower,hairdresser, iron.There is also air conditioning, INTERNET line and WI-FI. (on request in advance at the price of 15 €. for stay and for week). The house is situated in the centre Rome near Bocca della Verità,Circo Massimo,Colosseo,Fori Imperiali,Piazza Venezia (historical centre). Ideally located:In the other side of Tevere (Tiber) there's the famous quarter of Trastevere full of tradition,colours,music and typical restaurants, and on Sunday there is the famous Porta Portese market.Testaccio is famous for nightlife,pubs,discos, restaurants,wine locals.The name comes from the so-called 'upstream' (Bishop Testaceus): 35 meters of debris (testae, in Latin), and various debris, accumulated over the centuries as residual transport that were headed to the port of Ripa Grande (Emporium). The port Emporio worked since Roman times,and was the landing of goods and raw materials (primarily marble, grain, wine).Over the centuries, the shards of amphorae,which were used to contain wheat and liquid foods during transport, accumulated a hill,hence the name -ancient- of Monte dei Cocci, and the choice -modern- as a symbol of the amphora the ward. The marble, which gave the name to the street Marmorata that connects the port of Ripa with Porta San Paolo,the Romans were the ones who continued to import from all over the Mediterranean sea to the end of the empire.


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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 2
  • 75 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

Bathrooms: 0 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • From 1st September 2014 the tourist tax (city tax) is passed from 2 € to 3,50 € per night per person (free up to 10 years old). maximum 10 nights ...moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Family
  • Historic
  • Holiday Resort
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Disco Club
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Town


  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 4 people


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


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


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from 11 traveler reviews
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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Full Season
May 4 - Jul 31, 2015
3 night min stay
Low Season
Aug 1 - Aug 13, 2015
3 night min stay
High Season
Aug 14 - Aug 16, 2015
3 night min stay
Low Season
Aug 17 - Aug 31, 2015
3 night min stay
Full Season
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2015
3 night min stay
Low Season
Nov 2 - Dec 20, 2015
3 night min stay
High Season
Dec 21 - Dec 27, 2015
3 night min stay
Very High Season
Dec 28 - Jan 6, 2016
5 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Spese pulizia A PERSONA €15
  • Taxes Not included
  • Stay Tax *

* This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 10 years.


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Last updated: 06/28/2015
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12 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
500 Metres
Nearest Train
Roma Ostiense
50 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
15 Kilometres
Nearest Beach

Car: Not Necessary

Testaccio and Trastevere are the most beautiful districts of Rome for fun, nightlife and to eat typical food. (Il Bucatino, Lo Scopettaro, Da Felice, Oio a casa mia, Agustarello, da Checchino, Né arte né parte, La Torricella, Osteria bottiglieria, Osteria degli Amici, da Remo, Nuovo Mondo Via Vespucci, Antico Forno Marucci Via Vespucci, Il Cantinone.)

Round the corner of the house there is Piazza S. Maria Liberatrice (square) with a children park. In the area there are 3 cinemas a lot of theatres, the historical Firemen Station with a nice museum and the Police Station (Carabinieri). Markets are always open also in Sunday and in the night.

In Testaccio there's Train Station "Ostiense" (departures/arrivals) from/to Fiumicino airport Leonardo Da Vinci; there's also shuttle bus for Ciampino airport (Ryanair or low cost flights). Termini main train station is far about 10/15 min. by bus – metro – train.

In Testaccio there's subway station line B “Piramide” ; there's moreover Sea subway station for Ostia beach (directly seaside – Cristoforo Colombo).

How to arrive at “La Casa di Tina a Testaccio”:

• Directly inside the Fiumicino airport Leonardo Da Vinci with the urban train (Ostiense station at 300 mt. from the house)

• By train (from Milano, Torino, Genova, Firenze) Ostiense station at 300 mt. from the house;

• By taxi (fixed price per taxi 48 €. (from Fiumicino) 30 €. (from Ciampino - Ryanair or others low cost flights);

• by subway (line B Piramide Station at 200 mt. - Sea subway station for Ostia beach (directly seaside – Cristoforo Colombo) line BLU SEA (Freccia del Mare – Sea Arrow); don’t forget to visit Ostia famous for its excavations, for shops and for its Along Sea.

• by car always go centre town and for info always ask Piramide o Testaccio.

There are also 13 buses lines from/to Testaccio just in front of the door of the building.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

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Speaks: english, french, italian



  • Exterior


  • Dining room

    Dining room

  • Lounge


  • Kitchen


  • Bathroom 1

    Bathroom 1

  • Room 2 beds

    Room 2 beds

  • Double room

    Double room

  • corridor


  • Facade


  • Dining room

    Dining room

  • Interior


  • Kitchen


  • Room 2 beds

    Room 2 beds

  • Bathroom 2

    Bathroom 2

  • Double room

    Double room

  • corridor


€98 - €188 per night (EUR)
Minimum stay: 3-5 nights
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Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french, italian
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  • Calendar last updated 06/28/2015
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