Conquer Rome from your Waytostay apartment
When it comes to holidays in Italy, Rome is one of the most popular city break destinations. Rent one of the many Rome apartments and set out to discover the city. Throw a coin into the Trevi Fountain and make a wish. Visit all the monuments of Ancient Rome, like the Colosseum. Go the Vatican. Or even fall in love with a beautiful Italian! There are lots of piazzas. But don’t miss the most famous ones, like the Piazza del Popolo. There’s no need to make a mess of the kitchen in your apartment in Rome when you can head out and try the local food. Sample an oven-baked pizza or a tasty pasta dish or two while you are here. As they say - "When in Rome"! Oh, and don’t forget to order some real Italian ice-cream for dessert.
Rome Apartments in Centro Storico
When you think of Rome, the first thought for many is the Great Empire of years gone by and if you want to experience a piece of it for yourself then Centro Storico is the ideal location to stay in Rome. Delve into the historic centre of Rome and soak in all the history and culture it has to offer. From the world famous Colosseum; the largest amphitheatre from the Roman world to the former pagan temple of the Pantheon; Centro Storico has so much to see and do. A holiday apartment in Rome situated in this magnificent area is ideal with many of the attractions walking distance away. As well as being a historical gem, the area also has high end boutiques and flashy nightclubs to interest the modern traveller as well. A short break would however be incomplete without a trip to the most famous Roman street market; Campo de´Firori, where selling is a fine art form. Centro Storico really has it all!
The Vatican City
No visit to Rome would be complete without a visit to the home of Christianity; The Vatican City. This sovereign state within a state is the smallest one in the world, however still manages to cram in 11 magnificent museums to marvel at. Highlights in this wonderful location are the Sistine Chapel, St. Peter´s Basilica and the Raphael Rooms where some of the greatest pieces of art and architecture the world have ever seen are present. You can also holiday in Rome by staying in an apartment within the Vatican from where you might even catch a glimpse of the Pope or at the very least one of the Swiss Guard.
Rome apartment rentals in Trastevere
Trastevere is completely different from the rest of the Roman neighbourhoods and proud of it. This beautiful neighbourhood has a trendy and international feel as well as remaining true to its traditional roots. The location is perfect for holidaying with friends as bars and clubs line the winding cobblestone streets. Shopaholics are also welcome with boutique after boutique allowing you to expand your wardrobe during your city break to Rome. However, art lovers will also find something to interest them in Trastevere with Cavallini´s frescoes a must see in Santa Cecilia Church as well as one of the oldest basilicas in Rome; Santa Maria Church. Whether you want to party in a multicultural hotspot or view some of Rome´s finest churches, Trastevere is the place for you.
San Giovanni rentals in Rome
San Giovanni is the perfect spot to embrace all things Italian. This area blends modern avenues with ornate cathedrals to create an astounding destination for anyone to discover. The food lovers will have plenty to sample in San Giovanni as the markets have a strong emphasis on local produce, so get ready to satisfy your taste buds. Frugal shoppers and vintage enthusiasts will also be at home in this district with the second hand market at Via Sannio the place to go to pick up a bargain or two.
The green hill of Monteverde
This green haven is definitely the place to rent an apartment in Rome if you are looking to enjoy a serene and peaceful getaway. The area is named after the green hill of Janiculum and is the ideal spot to enjoy a picnic or go for a casual stroll. A must see in the district is Villa Doria Pamphili Park, a former privately owned spot now open for the public to enjoy. The zone is all about enjoying some outdoor fun away from the hive of activity in the main city and tourist attractions. If you are looking for a refreshing break in Rome then look no further than an apartment in Monteverde.
Central Apartments in Prati
Prati is the perfect area to holiday in Rome if you want to see all the tourist attractions without being stuck right in the centre of all the hustle and bustle. This is a very safe neighbourhood to stay in due to its proximity to the Vatican and also a perfect location to visit the Vatican if an apartment in the heart of the sovereign state isn´t for you. Music is an essential feature of the area with many authentic trattories and bars offering live music from a range of different genres, suitable for any taste. For Jazz lovers visit the famous Jazz lounge Alexanderplatz which is the ideal spot to escape from it all and listen until your heart´s content.
The famous Spanish Steps date back to the 18th century and link Piazza di Spagna to the sombre Fontana della Barcaccia. Lovers of Keats will be able to visit a museum dedicated to him in the area where he lived and died. The artistic nature of the area still remains to this day with artists busy painting portraits at the top of the steps. The location is perfect for anyone looking to hit the shops straight after with the upmarket Via dei Condotti right on the doorstep.
You can´t go to Rome without visiting the renowned Trevi Fountain. This baroque fountain is probably the most famous one in the world and a hotspot for tourists. The sculpture is intricately done and includes a mythological scene with Neptune at the forefront flanked by two Tritons. If you want to come back to Rome in the future legend says that you must throw a coin into the fountain in order for your return to be granted.
History enthusiasts will be intrigued by the vivid past that Castel Sant´Angelo has endured over the centuries. Starting off life as a mausoleum for Emperor Hadrian, this majestic palace has also been a papal residence, castle, prison and museum since its construction. Film buffs will also recognise it from the film “Angels and Demons”.
Why Book With Us
Here at Waytostay we will not only offer a wonderful choice of hand-picked apartments throughout the city but also provide support before, during and after your stay. We pride ourselves on our dedicated customer service team who are always happy to help with issues and queries. When a customer indicates a recommendation or a problem with an apartment we will contact the apartment owner and endeavour to find a solution as quickly as possible. Not only this, but we have a multi-lingual team willing to offer any assistance communicating with the owner if they don´t speak your language.
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