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Vatican View

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Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a perfect location to stay if wanting to visit the Vatican and St Peters square. On arrival were greeted by helpful staff and were advised that our luggage would be delivered to our room whilst we checked in. The room was very clean with a large shower/ bathroom with complementary toiletries just in case you forgot to pack...

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Reviewed 6 February 2017

We stayed here as a couple on the 18th January 2017 for 3 nights for my girlfriend's 30th birthday. Upon arrival, the check-in was very efficient with helpful front of house staff who provided us with a map and advised on where to eat after our journey. The hotel interior is very modern with a boutique feel, which has lift...

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Carloway, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in Vatican View for the first two nights of a 10 day tour of Italy. We booked based on the good reviews and were not disappointed. The hotel was modern, spotlessly clean, and our room was very spacious. The staff on the front desk insisted on carrying our cases to the room as we took the lift, as...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Literally a stones throw from the Vatican City and close to nice places to eat, drink and be merry. Metro is also close. Staff were helpful with suggesting nice places to eat and looked after our luggage while we finished our sightseeing;) If I return to Rome, I would certainly not hesitate to stay hear. Thanks for helping to make...

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Brazil
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A small but well-kept and cozy hotel just across St. Peter's square. A extremely nice option to those who will visit Vatican as well as looking for a not expensive but confortable stay in Rome. Rooms are small, but well-equipped and with modern appliances. Nice rainshower and contemporary bathrooms. A lovely place to stay for some days in Rome

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Witney, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed here in Feb 2017, for 3 nights. Amazing hotel, great location, very friendly staff. Would absolutely recommend this hotel, if you want to stay close to the Vatican. Plenty of restaurants and bars close by, and only a 10 min walk to the nearest Metro station. We had a fabulous time.

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Virginia
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Relais Vatican View hotel is an great find! Safe area (Vatican guards are within sight) and St. Peter's Square is less than a 1 minute walk from the front door. Front desk staff (Antonio and a lady who was very helpful (but I did not get her name)) was very welcoming and helpful. Taxi from train station (Termini) was about...

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Reviewed 23 January 2017

We booked the Relais Vatican View mostly because of it's location. It is located nicely only about 200m (by walking) from St. Peter's... Location, perfect. Rooms, perfect. Rooftop view, perfect. Service, spectacular. My wife and I are Nashville, Tennesseans. We are very...

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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We booked the Relais Vatican View mostly because of it's location. It is located nicely only about 200m (by walking) from St. Peter's Cathedral. The hotel itself is lovely. The reception is located in an entrance next to the hotel and when we arrived we felt very welcome right away. The staff was very friendly and helpful. We booked the...

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vaticanview, Receptionist at Vatican View, responded to this review

Dear AnBe1986, Thank you for the nice review :) we're happy to know that your stay was good also thanks to us! I'm very sorry about the inconvenience of the heating, I don't know what's happened, but I will investigate about it. Maybe there was a technical problem because the heating is always good, sometimes we have clients who ask...

Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

The service in the hotel was a extremely friendly and room modern, clean and comfortable. The terrace is a very nice extra. The location is only a short walk away from the Vatican, which comes in handy if you want to get a early start and beat the lines. We can only recommend this hotel.

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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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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: $143 - $524 (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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