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Hotel Santa Maria

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West Des Moines, Iowa
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This charming little hotel is tucked away in an oasis of its own in the heart of Trastevere. If you are looking for a convenient location away from the craziness of the most touristy areas of Rome (but still within walking distance of them - the Roman Coliseum, the Vatican, Trevi Fountain and others) I highly recommend this hotel. The... More 

Thank lisajoebaker
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A beautiful small hotel in the best part of Rome. Very helpful and excellent service. Altogether perfect! Lovely room, also great idea that they have bikes to explore this fascinating town (the bikes are free!). We shall definitely be back.

Thank drstefanschumacher
Madison, Wisconsin, United States
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21 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place was a real find. We chose it based on positive reviews and were still pleasantly surprised by the experience. The hotel is located in a nest of winding streets just W/SW of the river Tiber. There are few shops or relics in the vicinity but good restaurants are plentiful. We spent our days in the traditional tourist traps... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tucked away and built around a beautiful courtyard full of orange trees sits the Hotel SantaMaria. clean, friendly, quite and well equipped with everything you need for a good break to Rome . Walking distance from many of the main attractions - is convenient for popping across the river to explore the city Friendly staff can't do enough for you... More 

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Upstate New York
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent four nights at the Santa Maria. It's an old convent build around an inner courtyard, a beautiful and peaceful oasis in the middle of bustling Trastevere. The weather was warm enough for us to enjoy wine in the courtyard almost every evening - just heaven under the orange trees! We traveled with our adult daughter, so we reserved... More 

Thank ellencmog
New York
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Santa Maria Hotel was a oasis in the bustling city of Rome. It's pleasant garden, lovely dining area and friendly staff made our stay truly relaxing and fun. We had a lovely room with every amenity necessary for a comfortable stay. The staff was helpful with every question even recommending restaurants and how to get to attractions. Loved the... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We haven't even left yet and I'm writing a review... Trastevere is the best area of Rome and this is the best hotel in Trastevere. Charming suites, charming staff, and charming neighborhood = saved the trip to Rome. I have been here before and don't especially like the city - came back for my son as this was his dream... More 

Thank Mahjarunner
Essex, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our second time in this hotel I wouldn't go anywhere else when in Rome, brilliant hotel and staff go out their way to make you welcome ,hotel is so clean and very quaint it's so lovely even better than the photos if you go here you would not be disappointed.

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Sandy Point
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

why stay anywhere else? this place is where all the best restaurants are, it is quiet, has its own happy hour, amazing breakfast, warm rooms with good beds and wonderful, helpful staff - I would definitely stay here again!

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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331 reviews
51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had 6 days in this absolutely fantastic hotel in a great location. Staff are first class, rooms comfortable and the breakfast spot on. Free snacks at happy hour 1730-1930 are a highlight. This is a great base from which to explore Rome and very quiet for a good night's sleep. I have stayed in a few Rome hotels and... More 

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Staying in Trastevere

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Trastevere ("beyond the Tiber") is like a faded postcard, a little worn around the edges but still charming. With its wide-open piazzas, meandering streets, weathered Renaissance buildings, and overgrown personality, it's become an irresistible mecca for visitors. Trastevere is an enclave of entertainment - a rotating set of street performers entertains almost every night, and unforgettable eateries and bars pepper its piazzas and side streets. For a trip to the past, visit the southern and western flanks of Trastevere for pockets of yesteryear, less traversed areas with a residual 1960s and 70s Roman vibe.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Santa Maria is an Hotel de Charme located in a 16th century cloister completely renovated in the year 2000 maintaining the flavour of the original construction. It makes a very pleasant base in a romantic and relaxing ambience. The hotel is located in an historical area of central Rome in the heart of one of the most ancient and characteristic neighbourhoods of the city, Trastevere. Our guests can easily walk from the Hotel to the historical and archaeological beauties of the city. It is also possible to drive to the hotel with the parking available at the private Garage next to the Hotel. The Hotel rooms, connected by a monastic portico, face onto an ample and silent garden of orange-trees, flowers and Mediterranean plants, or onto our rooftop garden, framed by evergreen vines... perfect settings to enjoy your breakfast in the warm and sunny roman days , or just for relaxing after a day of sightseeing The Hotel has a number of bicycles should you wish to cycle through the alleys of ancient Rome. The Hotel is Internet connected by secured Wireless Lan. You can comfortably use your PC where you like: at the lounge Bar, in the garden or in your room. If you are travelling without your PC, a computer with free Internet connection is at your disposal in the Living Room. You can relax in the romantic atmosphere of our bar or our garden with a glass of excellent wine, chosen from the selection of refined Italian wines stocked in our Cellar (from Vermentino di Gallura to Brunello di Montalcino), before you venture out into the narrow streets of Trastevere in search of a good trattoria or restaurant. After site-seeing in the ' Eternal City ' , our rooftop garden, framed by evergreen vines, with lounge chairs facing the sun, awaits you for relaxation in an ambience of refined comfort. You may refer to our Staff regarding any problems, desires, or needs you may have. Tiziana, Arianna, Chiara, Paola, Malina, Pasquale and Alessandro will always be ready and available to assist you to the best of their ability. Their responses will be accompanied voluntarily by a friendly smile. Kind guest, you will be our welcome friend! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Santa Maria

Address: Vicolo del Piede 2, 00153 Rome, Italy
Region: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Trastevere
Price Range: ₹ 7,271 - ₹ 21,231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Santa Maria 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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Santa Maria Hotel
Santa Maria Rome
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#4 Family Hotel in Rome
#4 Business Hotel in Rome
#5 Romantic Hotel in Rome
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“I don't think there's a bad room; all surround the lovely courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles ellencmog, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Quiet, restful after a busy day in Rome.”
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“All the rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles dawn27630, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are accessible”
 of 5 bubbles hollybazin, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in room 11, outside was a terass . In november sort of private. If you book 11 and 15 you have the only 2 rooms on that floor.”
 of 5 bubbles ToveA_13, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
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