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Enjoy your stay - Trastevere Rome Apartment with courtyard

Bedrooms 1
Space 645 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Convertible sofà bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2+2)

Walk out the door and step into the heart of eclectic Trastevere. Surrounded by the hubbub of real Roman life, experience cuisine, nightlife, culture, architecture and more in Rome's liveliest neighborhood. Walking distance from the historic center, this apartment puts you on the path to your Roman adventure. This elegant apartment in this characteristic neighborhood offers the perfect accommodation for 4 people. As part of a condominium, and located on the ground floor, you and your guests will be able to enjoy the welcoming courtyard in front of the apartment. A blend of rustic country coziness and modern touches invite you into this tastefully decorated apartment, providing a relaxing atmosphere you'll no doubt enjoy after the hustle and bustle of the city. A skillfully built loft with a beautiful wood beam ceiling houses the comfortable master bedroom and downstairs you'll enjoy such amenities as the TV, heater, kitchen.

the airconditioning is in the bedroom

The apartment welcomes you and your guests, long or short term.

please note:

From the 1st of September 2014, the Rome council has introduced a new tourist tax of Euro 3,50 per person per night, not applicable for children under 2 years, the tax is payable directly at check in in cash.

Check in from 3 pm till 9 pm

check out at 10 am

If you have different needs let us know.

Keywords: Apartment

More Details

Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 14, 2018

About Cecilia

I love Rome and I used to live there till the 2009 , than almost one year in the USA and now again in Rome !!!!!

Cecilia purchased this apartment in 1993

Why Cecilia chose Trastevere

This apartment was a gift for my 18th birthday from my mum. I use to live there for almost 8 years than I had to change house ( 1 husband 1 cats 1 dog and now 2 babies ).

Than I decided to rent that one.


Trastevere Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 645 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • with shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • livingroom - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Queen size Beds (1) 1 double sofa bed
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
As part of a quiet condominium, and located on the ground floor, you and your guests will be able to enjoy the welcoming courtyard in front of the apartment.


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Enjoy your stay - Trastevere Rome Apartment with courtyard
average rating of 4.5384617 based on 13 reviews

Lovely apartment, great location

  • 5 of 5

This was the first time I had stayed in the Trastevere area while visiting Rome and found it to be a fascinating location and wonderful apartment, especially with the lovely, private courtyard tucked away from the hustle and bustle. A nice retreat after being out and about in Rome.

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Santa Rosa CA

Lots to Recommend, But Needs Some TLC

  • 3 of 5

My husband and I stayed here for 8 nights in April. Elena was waiting for us when we arrived and was very friendly and helpful. This is a nice apartment...or likely was at one time, and there are both pros and cons. First the pros: location is great. We walked most places in the city and if it was too far, there was a taxi rank down the street. Although the street is lively and commercial, the apartment was very quiet and safe, in the far back of a courtyard behind a locked door and a gate. Restaurants, bakery and cafes are very close.

Cons: First, it's important to know that the sleeping loft has a very low beamed ceiling. Really low. I'm 5'2" and could not stand straight up in some places. My husband who is 5'9" got up from the bed one night and slammed his head hard. This could be an issue for tall folks. The kitchen is woefully lacking. Although I did not come to Rome to cook (who would?), I always rent apartments when in Europe to be able to make breakfast, snacks and simple meals occasionally. The kitchen had two spoons and two forks; no spatula, no sharp knives to slice bread, and a plastic toaster that we could not get to work. The bed did not have a blanket, just a light bedspread. We were chilly, so found a cotton bedspread in a drawer downstairs to use, but no extra blankets. This could be a lovely apartment, but it needs a bit of sprucing up. It feels neglected. The couch was stained; the portable CD player had no wire to plug in so was useless; the corner in the courtyard belonging to the apartment needed sweeping and had uncomfortable folding chairs that had not been cleaned and so was not conducive to sitting out. Some care and attention would go a long way toward making this rental worth the price.

  • Submitted: May 2, 2015
  • Stayed: April 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nice Apartment! Great Stay!

  • 5 of 5

My dad and I stayed here for a few nights in March; I slept on the couch, which was very comfortable! The apartment was large for Italian standards and had every amenity you might need, and it was very clean. We had no problems with hot water or electricity like we have had in other apartments. The large courtyard was beautiful! You actually walk through two courtyards to get to the apartment; it's a nice quiet oasis in the busy Trastevere area. We never heard any noise from the piazza. Cecilia was very communicative and Elena, who met us at the property, was super friendly and helpful in explaining everything about the apartment. I recommend this apartment 100% and would definitely stay here again! Grazie!

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2014
  • Stayed: March 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Athens, Georgia, USA

We loved our stay at Chez Cecilia in Trastevere

  • 5 of 5

We found the apartment to be very comfortable. The location is wonderful, within walking distance or a short tram ride of most points of interest in the city. Trastevere is a wonderful part of the city, sort of like the Left Bank of Paris; lots of restaurants, cafes, shops, etc. Cecilia was very cooperative and communicative when we were making our travel plans and Elana was prompt and helpful in getting us settled in. We were celebrating our 30th wedding anniversary and this apartment made the celebration all the better. We recommend the apartment highly.

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2013
  • Stayed: October 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Florida, USA

Loved Trastevere

  • 4 of 5

Upon arrival I had to wait almost an hour before being allowed in the apartment, and I had arrived from a long plane ride from the U.S. Thank goodness for the jewelry store owner next door who allowed me to put my suitcases in his store while I waited.

The apartment is mice and homey, but was not cleaned very well as there was hair on the bathroom floor and the bathroom tile wasn't cleaned very well either. Nonetheless, after settling into the apartment I had a pleasant stay and enjoyed the solace of the apartment. I would definitely stay again

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2013
  • Stayed: April 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ciao Beverly It has been almost a year since your reservation and reconstruct the facts was not easy :) this is what I found, tell me if it is correct I am sorry that you wait but those are the information about your arrival time that the agency that you used gived to me (Arrivare a l’appartamento 12:00) Data d'arrivo 03 May 2012 Data di partenza 07 May 2012 Notti 4 Persone 1 people (1 adult) Letti 1 doubles Data di prenotazione 30 Apr 2012 13:21 Dettagli d’arrivo Data della loro partenza 03 May 2012 Tipo di trasporto other Stazione/ Numero del volo Taxi Arriving by transport 00:00 Arrivare a l’appartamento 12:00 Generaly the check in is after the 15:00 in order to give time to the cleaning lady doing her job well, with this I am not justifying the bathroom is not clean very well. I am sorry again, next time if you have any problem please contact us to solve it. Ciao Cecilia
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London, Canada

Spectacular Location, Excellent Value, and True Roman Charm

  • 5 of 5

If you are a single traveler, couple, small group (up to 4) or family looking for great value and wanting to live like a Roman, look no further. This apartment is even better than its otherwise accurate description.

Location: it is in the heart of Trastevere, next door to a wonderful little store that make homemade pasta; 3 doors up from one of the best fish restaurants in which I have ever eaten (Bisque); near Pharmacies, a Tabachi (for your metro tickets), a supermarket, wine stores, one of the best cheese stores in the southern end of the city, and the 8 tram which takes you directly to Piazza Argentina (major bus hub). And it is quiet, because set in the back of the building.

The building. It is a secure building with a private courtyard shared by 4-5 apartments. Your door opens directly on to it and a small table that is always in the shade, and your view consists of a peaceful courtyard lin a17th-century or so insula adorned with geraniums and other flowers tended to by the building's fulltime residents (who were to a person friendly and smiling). A lovely place to relaz after a day of museums and walking (you can and should walk everywhere in Rome).

The unit: it is a snug loft tastefully decorated with an eye to efficiency and comfort. The AC works very well, as does the internet; the TV includes satellite channels. The kitchen is typically small (they all are in Europe), and well enough equipped to make all of your meals--even the icebox is cold enough to freeze water, which is no small feat for a town whose infrastructure is so chaotically jury-rigged that it's a small miracle every time the light turns on. The bed upstairs is comfortable and the bullouts are an IKEA model I actually own so can attest to its comfort as well.

The owner: was lovely. The old AC broke the first night I was there and the owner replaced it within 12 hours of my reporting it. One of the other reviews complains about non-responsiveness, which is completely inconsistent with my experience (and, I'll add, everyone else's).

So if you (like me) have a bit of a taste for adventure and independence, and want to experience Rome a bit more intimately than you ever can in a hotel, this is an unbeatable deal and experience.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2012
  • Stayed: July 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
28 Kilometres
Fimicino (Leonardo da Vinci)
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Stazione Trastevere
Nearest Beach
29 Kilometres
Nearest Point of Interest
the apartment
Nearest Point of Interest
piazza Navona
Nearest Point of Interest
Vatican city
Nearest Point of Interest
Nearest Point of Interest
Nearest Point of Interest
Campo dei Fiori
Nearest Point of Interest
Porta Portese Sunday Market
Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

final cleaning $61.53
Refundable damage deposit $246.12

for long stays electricity is excluded

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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