: Fiumicino / Ciampino
: Lunghezza Station
: Marco Simone Golf club
: 'Castello di Lunghezza' restaurant
The apartment is situated in Lunghezza, a borough of Rome in the eastern outskirts of the city that retains a rural and village-like appearance. The region around the apartments is rich of attractions and history and gives the opportunity to see an Italy beyond a conventional touristy route: as well as being close to Rome city centre, it also offers the chance to enjoy a rural/rustic Italy, giving access to a rich folkloric traditions and landscape sceneries of the countryside around Rome, usually unknown to tourists. Lunghezza is just 13 miles from Rome historical centre and 7 miles from the UNESCO listed town of Tivoli, home of astonishing art treasures such as the Roman 'Villa Adriana' and the Renaissance 'Villa D’Este'- both declared world heritage - as well as curative & beauty resorts such as the Natural Spring Baths of 'Acque Albule', renowned since Ancient Rome. Lunghezza has around 3000 inhabitants and it is dominated by a 13th century Medieval Castle, also renowned for having hosted Prince Charles in one of his holidays in Italy during the 90s. The castle is also famous for hosting a fabulous Theme Park for children which represents the main attraction of its genre in Rome. In the centre of lunghezza you will find a charming restaurant inside the castle, 2 bars, a patisserie, a train station, 1 small grocery shops, a vegetable shop, a pharmacy, a pizzeria, a cash point, a petrol station, a news kiosk and a hairdresser. Less than one mile away from the apartment you will find Roma EST, a huge shopping centre open from 10am to 10 pm with more restaurants and a multi screen cinema.