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La Gensola in Trastevere

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Rapallo, Italy
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed for 3 nights in one of the rooms. La Gensola is perfectly situated for exploring Rome. The rooms where first class and beautifull furnished. Some good restaurants where close by. A perfect place to enjoy and explore the culture of Trastevere. A big thanx to Luisa for taking care of us.

Thank JyrkiK56
Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We loved the apartment, it's cozy, very well decorated and Luisa, the owner, is very nice. We'll be back. The kitchen is well provided, the heating works perfectly so does the wifi. It's a very nice apartment.

Thank Natàlia O
Quincy, IL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've now been here twice. The apartment building is modest on the outside, but quite well done and supplied on the inside. It's a very secure building, well located near a tram to get us to Rome or Testaccio, and with a single exception, is a solid place to stay. The exception: It's near an ambulance run, and sirens seem...

Thank shrink2747
Auckland Central, New Zealand
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We loved our stay here, it was fantastically located in the heart of the city for most things to be walkable, but just away from it enough to not be affected by noise etc. Trastevere was a great place to base yourself to get a feel for Rome, just watch out for loads of touristy restaurants, but also some great...

Thank tarshandy
Schlebusch, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Beautiful apartment, well equipped. Perfect for our 3-day stay. Very good location, friendly and helpful landlords. An outstanding place to use as a homebase (or: romebase ;-)) for a stay in the city. Highly recommended,

Thank MH51375
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed in La Gensola for 5 nights and really enjoyed it, particularly for the location. Away from the hustle and bustle of the main tourist areas, it was great to retreat to this apartment. Arrival process was great and we were in a hurry to make a tour so didn't get the full run down on how to use...

Thank Larissa P
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Great location. Walking distance to all major attractions. Upon arrival, which was confirmed fee days beforehand, we were greated by the cleaner and one very messy/unclean apartment. There is no reception area, so we were taken straight to the apartment. We were told that they were expecting us later that day, but in my email i clearly indicated our time...

Thank Elena M
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Great apartment with the perfect location in Trastevere in a small square with a nice restaurant. Walking distance to the cosy walking streets and restaurants in Trastevere. The apartment is beautiful and everything works The staff is very helpfull and easy to communicate with. If you are very noise-sensitive it can be a little noisy in the evening because of...

Thank Monna68
Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 29 April 2016

We recently spent five nights at La Gensola and loved it. The apartment was spacious and clean and was in a great area. It's great for people who want to feel like they (temporarily) live in Rome. I wouldn't recommend it if you need any concierge services during your trip since this isn't an actual hotel, but I personally like...

Thank ndc18
Reviewed 26 February 2016

An ideal apartment for our first time in Rome - We stayed for a long weekend and loved the location. Ideal for site seeing and for spending the evenings wondering through stunning cobbled streets finding places to eat. Could not recommend the apartment enough. We stayed in Apartment 3 which is at the top of some pretty steep stairs so...

Thank Matilda K

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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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La Gensola in Trastevere is an old building of 17th century completely renovated in 2011, and now offers the following types of apartments: APARTMENTS FOR 2 OR 3 PERSONS Comprises of 1 double bedroom, living area with sofa bed, kitchenette and bathroom. APARTMENTS FOR 4 OR 5 PERSONS Comprises of 2 double bedrooms ( on request single beds available in one bedroom), living area with sofa bed, kitchenette and 2 bathrooms ALL APARTMENTS OFFER : - Kitchenette with refrigerator, stove and microwave - Underfloor heating and air conditioning - All bathrooms have a shower - Towels and bed linen - Hairdryer -Satellite TV - Wi Fi Internet - Washing machine, ironing board and iron - Safety deposit box - Traditional terracotta floors - Exposed wood beam ceilings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Gensola in Trastevere

Address: Via della Gensola 55, 00153 Rome, Italy
Region: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Trastevere
Price Range: ₹ 5,798 - ₹ 12,482 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“There are rooms for 2-3 and 4-5 persons.”
 of 5 bubbles JyrkiK56, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you can do stairs, request apartment #3.”
 of 5 bubbles shrink2747, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“You walk up a short flight of stairs to get to the apts. . The apt. to the left has a bedroom in a loft so more stairs - if an issue.”
 of 5 bubbles suzicakes, 21 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Think the upstairs apartments will be quieter but the stairs are very steep for anyone with mobility difficulties”
 of 5 bubbles Jda1978, 29 May 2015 | Read review
“We stayed on the first floor , up a steep flight of stairs that could be difficult for older people and suffered some banging overhead from next door's bedroom in the loft, however nothing too disturbing.”
 of 5 bubbles 611anita, 18 Nov 2014 | Read review
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