The Guardian newspaper mentions one such possibility, describing it as “a better kept secret”…. This superbly located better kept secret is the 17th century palace: Residence Palazzo al Velabro. Take a permanent Rome vacation Residence Palazzo al Velabro can be found nestling between the Palatine hills and the historic Capitoline, in the Roman Forum valley near Circus Maximus. A stylish 4-star hotel with 33 luxurious serviced apartments, which the Guardian says: “…. has been converted into posh apartments complete with kitchenettes, Wi-Fi, air conditioning, and all the other conveniences that most Roman apartments do not have. Consider taking a permanent Rome vacation.” Seamlessly stylish overlooking different landmarks The converted apartments are seamlessly stylish with modern facilities, yet a peak through your apartment window is a glimpse back into history. The setting is incredible, overlooking some of the world’s most important historic landmarks, including the Arch of Janus, the Temple of Vesta and La Bocca della Verità. A splendid Roman residence embraced by ancient landmarks Situated in the heart of the city, yet away from Rome’s traffic, this splendid Roman residence is embraced by ancient landmarks such as the Roman Forum, the Coliseum and the Capitoline Museums. A 17th century façade welcomes you The Residence Palazzzo al Velabro has retained its 17th century façade, welcoming you into its spacious, elegant hall. The atmosphere is peaceful and warm, with a concierge waiting to assist you. Luxurious self-catering apartments with extraordinary views The luxurious self-catering apartments have recently been refurbished with charm, elegance, the utmost comfort and functionality. They face Piazza Bocca della Verità, with extraordinary views of Vesta’s Temple, Janus Arch and the Palatine Hill. The apartments with views of the Palatine Hill also have terraces. A perfect choice for the most discerning tourist or business traveller Its privileged position makes the Residence Palazzo al Velabro the perfect choice for the most discerning tourist or business traveller. Additionally there are a variety of apartment types on offer, some of which have been designed with families with children in mind, others which are ideal for business travellers, couples or friends exploring the Eternal City. All apartments offer free Wi-Fi, satellite and Sky television plus a direct telephone. Their elegant, functional design includes a completely equipped kitchen, adjustable heating and air conditioning. There’s also a daily cleaning service. Sports and relaxation You can begin your day with breakfast and relaxation in the refined lounge and breakfast room. For lovers of sports, the Residence Palazzo al Velabro has a spacious fitness area, equipped with state of the art machinery. There’s an on-site personal trainer available also. Be sure to book with time Considering the amazing location, the extraordinary views, and the beautiful refurbished 17th century palace itself, rates are rather reasonable. However the Residence Palazzo al Velabro is a popular place to stay, so try to book with time. Disclosure: This post is sponsored by the Residence Palazzo al Velabro.Rome is the perfect city to enjoy the incredible romance of Renaissance palazzos, drink in the beautiful Baroque fountains and surround yourself with incredible Roman classical ruins. Wander out in the evening in that special pulsating energy that permeates the air in Rome, discover the perfect places to enjoy the buzzing aperitivo scene and continue on to choose from one of many great trattorias. Shop til you drop in the marvellous quirky shops, in streets that ooze character, culture and history. But where is the best spot to really take advantage of all that Rome has to offer? A better kept secret in Rome as seen in the Guardian Newspaper Whether you are in Rome for pleasure or business, of course, the best way to experience such an incredible city is to stay in its most historic part.
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