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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We chose the hotel for its location and based upon the great reviews. Upon our very early arrival, we received a warm welcome, a map and left our luggage before heading out for some sightseeing. When we returned our cases were in our room which was small but had good storage, a lovely bathroom and a shared kitchen area with... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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102 reviews
73 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Many options to stay in Rome, however finally, our choice to stay in Relais Vatican View Hotel was proven as the best decision in order to explore Vatican. Stay 2 nights there. Arrived at 9 am, we still have time to catch up Mass with Pope, due to its proximity 3 minutes walk from St Peter Square. Back from mass,... More 

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vaticanview, Receptionist at Vatican View, responded to this review

Dear NGHC, Thank you so much for this wonderful review also about me :) Relais Vatican View is a little but lovely hotel in the heart of Rome. You booked a standard double room (european sizes), for your next time with us, I advise you to book a deluxe double room that it's bigger and it's better if you have... More 

Ulverston
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cannot really add to anyone else except to say great base on this side of the Tiber, lovely friendly and helpful staff. Clean room/bathroom with all you need. Well maintained by room service. We enjoyed the roof terrace with the free wine! Shared mini kitchen ideal for the basics. Could not find any English tv for the news say but... More 

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vaticanview, Receptionist at Vatican View, responded to this review

Dear PM, Thank you so much for this nice review :) Lovely, friendly and helpful are the perfect adjectives to describe the staff who always try to do their best to give you a wonderful experience in Rome through their advices before and during your stay. The free red wine was a little gift for you, but normally it's euro... More 

Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

1. Great location, close to the Vatican and tons of restaurants and shops. 2. The rooms were great! spacious, clean, with great views and very charming. Amenities such as roof top and laundry service were very convenient. 3. Front desk provided Unbelievable customer service, from advice on transportation, arranging taxis, restaurants, tours. I would definitely recommend and plan on staying... More 

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vaticanview, Receptionist at Vatican View, responded to this review

Dear Mikolasm, Thank you so much for these amazing words about us! It's very important to know that your stay was good. Relais Vatican View is a little hotel, but, as you wrote well, it's clean, charming and you can always find a staff who will be like a family for you! Advice on transportation, arranging taxis, restaurants and tours... More 

Dallas Texas
2 reviews
Reviewed 29 October 2016

My husband and I Stayed at the Vatican View Rome for two nights October 6 and 7. Perfect location....about a block from the Vatican. We were met by transportation the hotel provided and taken to the hotel, which is very small but will meet any traveler's needs very nicely. Great wi-fi, air conditioning, and in room coffee/tea service. A nice... More 

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vaticanview, Alessandra at Vatican View, responded to this review

Dear MikieWood, Thank you so much!!! Your words about us are amazing! :) We're so happy to know that you enjoyed your stay, everyday we try do our best for our clients. So, it's important to know that we're doing a good job! Relais Vatican View is a little hotel, but you can find many luxury services like the big... More 

Houston, Texas
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46 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We really liked this hotel. It is only a block walk to the Vatican and near some good restaurants. Our room was beautiful and very comfortable. The roof patio was awesome for the view and a great place to sit and enjoy a bottle of wine in the evening. Staff was very helpful and courteous. Very quite location.

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vaticanview, Alessandra at Vatican View, responded to this review

Dear JohnHouTX, Thank you for the nice review :) We're glad to know that your stay was good thanks also to our amazing location and our staff. Relais Vatican View is located in the heart of the city, only 30 seconds walking distance from the St. Peter's Church.. the same Church that you can also see from our wonderful terrace... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at the Vatican view it was extremely close to Vatican in St. Peter's Basilica. Daniel greeted us and was extremely friendly and helpful during our one night stay we wish we could've stayed longer Before arriving I was in contact with Daniel through emails and he was very responsive and knowledgeable of the area if... More 

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vaticanview, Alessandra at Vatican View, responded to this review

Dear AlidaD, Thank you for this wonderful review :) I'm so happy to know that you enjoyed my advices during your stay! It was a big pleasure for me to help you. Relais Vatican View is located next to St.Peter's Church and it's an area full of tourist restaurants, so it's better if you contact us about it and we... More 

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38 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Leaning out from my room window, I could see the Chilean embassy and the Vatican wall. We were two steps from St Peters square. Cozy rooftop terrasse is absolutely adorable with a very nice view. The hotel is well located, only about a 6 minute walk to a metro station and staff is very friendly. There is a small elevator.... More 

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vaticanview, Receptionist at Vatican View, responded to this review

Dear Andreapski, Thank you for the review :) it was so nice from you! Relais Vatican View has a lovely terrace on the top floor where you can see St.Peter's Dome and Castel Sant'Angelo, also you can enjoy a glass of red wine there with your partner.. it's something magic! You will find the bottles of wine inside the room... More 

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14 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two nights in Vatican View. The room was small but modern. Even though our room was facing the street, it was not noisy at all. What impressed us was the location, which was only steps away from the Vatican, and Daniel, who greeted us when we first arrived in the morning. He was very helpful and willing... More 

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vaticanview, Receptionist at Vatican View, responded to this review

Dear EvelynD, Thank you for this lovely review! :) It was a big pleasure to meet you! Relais Vatican View has rooms with the street view only, but you will find the double glazed windows. From our amazing terrace on the top floor, you can see the St.Peter's Dome and Castel Sant'Angelo.. during the night everything is illuminated and it's... More 

Fremont, California
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7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

This was a very well located hotel less than 1 block from the Vatican wall entrance. It was clean and cute. The bathroom was modern and well designed. There was access to a fridge and two burner stove in the hall common area. They provided a breakfast kit with hot kettle, tea, instant coffee and muffins. There was also a... More 

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vaticanview, Receptionist at Vatican View, responded to this review

Dear JulieMSM, Thank you for the nice review :) We're glad to know that your stay was good. As you well wrote, Relais Vatican View is located next to the Vatican wall entrance. Only 5 seconds walking distance from the St.Peter church! Our hotel is also modern and very clean. In all the rooms you can find a little and... More 

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Staying in Vatican / Borgo

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Vatican / Borgo
Frocked priests, colorful Swiss Guards, insistent souvenir shop owners, flag-waving tour guides, and pilgrims from around the world. This is the Vatican and Borgo, Rome's most recognized neighbourhood which acts as Vatican City's front yard. Aside from the souvenir boutiques and a few food spots, the only business conducted here is papal. In the daytime, the tiny medieval sector bustles with holy activity, as visitors vie for elbow room, or stand in line for a visit. Once the sun sets, the neighbourhood is transformed into a quiet and picturesque hamlet.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the heart of Rome right next to the most famous basilica in the world St. Peter's and the Vatican Museums you will find this exclusive hotel which offers a modern ambiance, is refined and elegant and in total harmony is cradled by its prestigious location. Ideal for those who want to immerse themselves in this spiritual atmosphere coming from one of the most talked about squares in the world: St. Peter's square. Perfect for shopaholics: a few metres away is the famous Via Cola di Rienzo shopping district where all the important brands can be found. A short distance away is the characteristic Borgo Pio neighbourhood, a small village lost inside the metropolis, where you can taste traditional roman cuisine. From here you can also easily reach the famous Castel Sant'Angelo fortress. Guest rooms are furnished to every particular detail. From some rooms you can admire the colonnade that surrounds the piazza, take in the majesty of St. Peter's cupola and also listen to the pope while he gives his sunday blessing. St. Peter's basilica is the largest church in the world and the centre of the roman catholic faith. Its immense square always gives off an amazing aura at every religious event. A visit to the nearby Vatican Museums, Castel Sant'Angelo and the characteristic roads surrounding this area will provide your trip with the complete satisfaction you are looking for. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vatican View

Address: Via del Mascherino, 34, 00193 Rome, Italy
Region: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Vatican / Borgo
Price Range: ₹ 5,659 - ₹ 15,410 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Vatican View 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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#33 Family Hotel in Rome
#54 Romantic Hotel in Rome
#123 Business Hotel in Rome
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