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AN ELEGANT AND COMFORTABLE APARTMENT IN THE CENTER OF ROME

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Speaks: english, italian
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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AN ELEGANT AND COMFORTABLE APARTMENT IN THE CENTER OF ROME

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

Colosseum area Apartment Rental Photos and Description

2 queen beds rooms for 4 people, 2 bathrooms, kitchen, living room, free wifi

Casa Melinda is a bright and comfortable apartment of about 90 square meters with parquet floor. It is located on the fifth floor with lift, completely restored in September 2012 with wood floor, consisting of:

• a spacious hall;

• a cozy living room with sofa, dining table, library with TV dat free to air and a balcony;

• a first double room with queen bed, desk, mirror and large wardrobe with TV;

• a second double room with queen bed, desk, mirror and large wardrobe;

• two large bathrooms finished with bathrobes, accessories, all bathroom fixtures with spacious showers;

• a brand new kitchen with all cooking facilities, stove with four burners, dishwasher, fridge freezer, oven, microwave, dining table and comfortable, .

Guests have free wi-fi internet, leaflets and brochures in English and Italian with several useful information for your stay in Rome. The house is equipped with hot water around the clock, hair dryer, washing machine, dryer, vacuum cleaner, iron and ironing board, centralized heating and air conditioning.

It is absolutely forbidden to smoke and introduce animals.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Owner
Advertiser since: 2013
Call Owner
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Speaks: english, italian
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
16%
Calendar last updated:
November 30, 2014

Why HomeAway

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
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Reviews

5
based on 16 traveler reviews

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An elegant and comfortable apartment in the center of Rome
average rating of 5.0 based on 16 reviews
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An elegant and comfortable apartment in the center of Rome
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p1090254
-+39 3423425449710
Colosseum area Rome
5

Gorgeous apartment near the centre of Rome

  • 5 of 5
I now find writing excellent reviews difficult as it means your precious gem will be harder to book again! Howvere, when you have wonderful hosts who go out of their way to make your stay special you must reflect that.
The photos do not go the apartment justice it is spacious with high ceilings and big windows in every room.
The apartment is so clean and every eventuality has been thought about. Our host booked our taxi both ways to the airport and greeted us upon arrival and even phone the local restaurant to make sure they would serve us food and then walked us to the restaurant.
The area is typically Roman , with shops cafes and bars to cater for every taste.
The 15 minute walk to the Collesueum was a lovely walk. The bus into the centre of town was also typical and sporadic. We did not use the metro but I think that is much more reliable but not as scenic.
We had 27 degree heat in October so our stay was not what we expected but the apartment was cool.
As a frequent traveller to Rome I will definately be booking again
  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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An elegant and comfortable apartment in the center of Rome
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p1090254
-+39 3423425449710
Colosseum area Rome
Marco Island, Florida
5

Very nice apartment, not too far from the Coleseo.

  • 5 of 5
When you first arrive, the outside of the building is in need of renovation. Honestly, made us a little nervous. Once you get in the apartment things change. The owner has done a wonderful job renovating and updating, making the apartment comfortable for visitors. The washer and dryer are an added bonus. There are a few local restaurants nearby that are very good. Massimo and his wife are very gracious hosts. I would stay here again if returning to Rome
  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
business
An elegant and comfortable apartment in the center of Rome
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p1090254
-+39 3423425449710
Colosseum area Rome
5

The best in Rome!

  • 5 of 5
Casa Melinda was a wonderful home away from home for our family of 5. Massimo and his wife were very accommodating and helpful from start to finish and made our experience at Casa Melinda very pleasurable! On our arrival Massimo and his wife welcomed us with cold drinks and Roman pizza with mortadella! The apartment was wonderful, very spacious, clean, we'll appointed and comfortable to come back to after a long day of sightseeing. The bathrooms were very clean, modern and stocked with fluffy towels, robes and hair dryers. The kitchen was also great, everything you would need on a day to day basis was available. The bedrooms were a good size with ample closet space. It is a short walk to the Colosseum and subway. You will find many markets and bakeries just outside the front doors of Casa Melinda, which was very helpful! Overall, Casa Melinda was a great choice for our stay in Rome. We will definitely be back! Thank you Massimo and Marilena!
  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
business
An elegant and comfortable apartment in the center of Rome
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p1090254
-+39 3423425449710
Colosseum area Rome
5

“An oasis of peace in a busy city”

  • 5 of 5
In addition to my husband, we traveled with another couple and wanted a place that would offer a good deal of privacy as well as tranquility. Casa Vacanza Melinda was the perfect place. Set back in a court yard, the normal street traffic could not be heard from the two bedrooms, allowing for a good night's sleep. Both bathrooms were nicely updated and we were delighted to have not only a washing machine, but a clothes dryer as well. We were able to walk to several points of interest from the apartment. And the internet access was flawless.Best of all, Massimo and his wife had prepared the apartment to be welcoming in every way. It was immaculate, well stocked and supplied and the basket of goodies left in the kitchen was very much appreciated. Massimo was always most pleasant and able to answer our questions. This is a find among the many offers in Rome. One of the nicest vacation rentals we have had within any city environment.
  • Submitted: May 29, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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An elegant and comfortable apartment in the center of Rome
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p1090254
-+39 3423425449710
Colosseum area Rome
5

a beautiful condo in an excellent location

  • 5 of 5
We highly recommend Casa Melinda. Located in a lovely neighborhood, the flats accommodations include two bedrooms, two baths, a lovely sitting area and a fully equipped modern kitchen. It was beautifully furnished and immaculately maintained. Our host, the flat's owner, Massimo, communicated with us prior to our trip, and helped with our transportation needs from the cruise port to the condo. He met us upon arrival, and spent quite a bit of time acquainting us with our new surroundings.

Massimo ensured that the flat contained maps of Rome and guides for the neighborhood, bus/train information, nearby sites, restaurant & grocery info, etc. Massimo left us his phone number in case we should have any further questions or problems. Thanks to the information provided by our gracious host, we visited a number of sites on our “must” list by walking or taking advantage of the nearby bus system. At the end of each day, we looked forward to returning to our “home away from home” for a relaxing and restful evening. Thanks Massimo.
  • Submitted: May 17, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
business
An elegant and comfortable apartment in the center of Rome
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p1090254
-+39 3423425449710
Colosseum area Rome
5

A Beautiful home away from home

  • 5 of 5
The experience was even better than the pictures, especially when matched with a wonderful welcome by Massimo and his wife. Massimo was very helpful with a personal folder on things useful such as places of interest, transportation and ...yes, recommendation to a great ice-cream shop nearby.

Getting there the first time felt a bit long as it was a good 15 mins walk from San Giovanni metro. But the coziness, comfort, luxurious fittings etc more than made up for it. And the mix of shops along the way back made it interesting. If you're into cooking, there are supermarkets, local butchers, a few fruit outlets, bakeries etc. Massimo has provided all the basics provisions should one decide to whip up a meal. Or if you prefer to eat out, there are plenty of affordable dining options nearby.

The metro line A is indeed convenient with stops at all the major attractions. And the area is also well served by quite a few buses. The apartment is within walking distance to some of these attractions.

We loved our visit to Rome, and Casa Melinda will be fondly remembered. Thank you Massimo for your hospitality!
  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway

Map

Nearest Airport
14 Kilometres
Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
Nearest Barpub
17 Metres
bar
Nearest Ferry
72 Kilometres
Civitavecchia
Nearest Train
3 Kilometres
Termini
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Romolo e Remo
Nearest Beach
27 Kilometres
Ostia
Car: not necessary

Casa Melinda is located about 1200 meters from the Colosseum, near the Baths of Caracalla and the Circus Maximus, the Palatine and the Roman Forum, the Basilica of San Giovanni and Scala Santa, the Basilica of St. Clemente and near to Appia Antica.

In the immediate vicinity of the home side there are six bus lines that take you directly to the main tourist sites of Rome and about 12 minutes walk you can reach the station San Giovanni Metro line A (Stazione Termini, Piazza Barberini, the Spanish Steps, the Vatican Museums, etc.). At about 600 meters the taxi station and the hospital San Giovanni.

Near the house there are bars, restaurants, pizzerias, markets, shops, pharmacy, laundry, internet point, department stores and church. You'can also go jogging in the beautiful Villa Celimontana, physical activity in the nearby fitness center and play tennis Rome in the morning on weekdays. At about 1300 meters there is the FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations).

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Rates & Availability

From €180 Per night

Colosseum area Apartment Rental Rates

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Alta stagione
Dec 5 2014 - Jan 6 2015
3 night minimum stay
€180
€1,150
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
€180
€1,150
€4,000
 

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Notes Va aggiunto per tutte le stagioni il contributo di soggiorno previsto dal Comune di Roma (Delibera Consiglio comunale n. 67 del 28/29 luglio 2010) pari a 2 euro al giorno per persona (non dovuto per i bambini entro i 10 anni di età) per i primi 10 giorni di permanenza.

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Amenities

Colosseum area Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 90 m²
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Luxury
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bagno 1 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Bagno 2 - toilet , shower , bidet
  • In addition to the common laundry the bathrooms are also equipped with comfortable bathrobes.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Double room 1 - 1 queen
    Double room 2 - 1 queen
  • The two double drooms have spacious wrdarobe, mirror and desk. It is possible to add a bed for a child under 12 years.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • tennis
Notes:
The house has a lovely parquet floor throughout. It is equipped with free wifi. There are brochures and maps. You can walk to the Colosseum (16 minutes) to 1200 meters, the Baths of Caracalla (11 minutes) at 750 meters, the Circus Maximus (18 minutes) to 1400 meters, the Palatine Hill and the Roman Forum (21 minutes) to 1600 meters, the Basilica of St. John and the Scala Santa (13 minutes) to 1000 meters, Villa Celimontana (7 minutes) to 500 meters, the Basilica of San Clemente (15 minutes) to 1200 meters, the Appia Antica Park (15 minutes) to 1200 meters. Nearby shopping streets (Via Gallia, Via Magna Grecia, the Via Appia Nuova) and bars, restaurants, self-service laundry, fitness, food, market, hospital, St. John Villa Celimontana for jogging, ATM / bank, Internet-phone center money-transfer, pharmacy, fax and photocopy services, hairdresser, beauty salon and solarium, tailoring rapid, metrebus tickets and travel agency, perfumes, household goods and toys, newspaper.

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