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CASA TESTACCIO 'nel cuore della vecchia Roma'

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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Rome, Province of Rome, Lazio
CASA TESTACCIO HOUSE 'in the heart of the ancient Rome' is in the 1st area ('Historical Centre Town') near all main monuments of Rome. The building is prestigious because built in 1930 by a famous roman architect (Arch. Spadoni) of particular interest both for its architectural magnificence and because it is equipped with a double-entry/exit Via Vespucci and Lungotevere Testaccio (Lungotevere the avenue that runs along the Tiber river). There's also concergerie service (Mr. Franco).The house is about 80 m2, renovated in May 2012.There are 2 bedrooms (1st of 25 m2 orange colour with a large double bed and an elegant sofa with double place bed and the 2nd of 22 m2 blue colour with a large double bed and an elegant sofa brand with double place bed), kitchen (full optional) with fridge, freezer, dishwasher, TV, etc.two bat... Read more
Listing #HL567223
About the Owner
Marco O
Languages spoken:English, Italian, French
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2012
Interaction with guests
There is also the tourist tax (see file about law) €. 3,50 per person per day, free for children under 10.
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

Because the apartment is in the Testaccio neighborhood of Rome, it allows for interaction with local Italians outside the touristy areas. Marco, the apartment contact, gave us a very informative overview of restaurants and places to visit in the local area. A number of bus...More

Thank Ernesto G
Emanuela P, VR Owner at CASA TESTACCIO 'nel cuore della vecchia Roma', responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Thank you very much

Reviewed 28 December 2016

The place is great. Location is accesible to some great local trattorias with authentic roman dishes. Marco, is very hospitable, helpful and great host! He patiently waited for us though we came later than expected due to delayed flights. And had a christmas gift basket...More

Thank Richard T
Emanuela P, VR Owner at CASA TESTACCIO 'nel cuore della vecchia Roma', responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2016
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Grazie mille Richard

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

I wrote a short review while I was staying at la Casa in July and promised to write another when my stay was completed. I spent a lovely month in the Apartment and it was perfect for what I was looking for. The building is...More

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Emanuela P, VR Owner at CASA TESTACCIO 'nel cuore della vecchia Roma', responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2016

.....what to say ?..... I am moved by your wonderful review. Thank you, thank you infinitely Ti aspetto a Roma !!!! Ciao Marco

  • Air Conditioning
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Elevator/Lift access
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Game Room
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
RULES OF CASA TESTACCIO “nel cuore della vecchia Roma” SERVICES OFFERED FREE Furniture of bed and bath linen; A/C - Heating; Electricity, Water, etc Check-in from...
    2 Full baths
    2 Queens
    2 Sofas
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  • WI-FI: AU$24 / stay - Fee
  • Tourist tax per person over 10 years old: AU$7 / stay - Fee
  • Furniture of bed and bath linen, the cos: AU$81 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: AU$163 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Testaccio is the name of the twentieth district of Rome. The name comes from the so-called 'mount' (Mons Testaceus): 35 meters of fragments of pottery (testae, in Latin), and various debris, accumulated over the centuries as remainders of the transport heading to the port of Ripa Grande (Emporium).

The Emporio port worked since Roman times, and was the landing point of goods and raw materials (primarily marble, grain, wine) that arrived by sea from the port of Ostia, went up the river on barges hauled in by buffaloes which in 1842 were replaced by steam trailers.
Over the centuries, the shards of amphorae, which were used to contain wheat and liquid foods during transport, accumulated in a hill, hence the name - ancient - of Monte Testaccio or Shards Mount (“Monte dei cocci”), and...
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Airport: Fiumicino or Ciampino: 20.0 km
Railway: ROMA Ostiense: 1.0 km
Ferry: Civitavecchia: 80.0 km
• OSTIENSE Train Station (departures/arrivals) from/to Fiumicino Airport Leonardo Da Vinci; there's also shuttle bus for Ciampino airport (low cost flights). Termini main train station is far about 10/15 min. by bus – metro – train.
• Subway line B “PIRAMIDE” ;
• Subway BEACH line “PORTA SAN PAOLO - PIRAMIDE” for Ostia beach (directly seaside get out at terminal Cristoforo Colombo or Ostia Antica for Roman Forum).
• TAXI (each taxi can take 4 people; the price is established by the law and it’s 48 €. From/to Fiumicino Airport and 30 €. from/to Ciampino Airport;
• PRIVATE TAXI from/to the Airport at the same price of a public taxi. You can choose this taxi if you are more of 4 people so with a Shuttle you arrive all together and easily because the driver will wait for you inside the...
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Nearest Beach: 20.0 km.
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