$197 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Oct 14, 2014 Check-out: Oct 17, 2014

Palazzo al Velabro Rome

4 stars
Via del Velabro, 16, Rome, 00186
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
4.3
out of 5
12 reviews
Best time

First time to Rome, the location of the Hotel was perfect. It was only a couple minute walk away... See full review

  • 24yroldsingletravler
  • Jun 22, 2014
Great location, nice facility

The location is fabulous, with a Roman arch outside the front door and the Forum/Campidoglioj just... See full review

  • RR1966
  • Jun 4, 2014
Palazzo al Velabro is situated in the center of Rome, in an unique position looking toward the Palatino Hill, very quiet, near the centre but far from the traffic, facing Piazza della Bocca della Verit, with the Arch of Giano, the Church of S. Giorgio al Velabro and the Temple of Vesta. Nearby you will find the impressive archaeological area of the Roman Forum. Walking only few meters away from our Residence, you will be surrounded by the secret treasures of the Eternal City. Palazzo al Velabro has an elegant and spacious hall with a 24h front office welcoming guests in a warm and peaceful atmosphere. Bar Giano is an elegant and refined spot, where you can taste a delicious buffet breakfast each morning. Inside the hotel, an efficient gym has been installed, fitted out with the most modern equipment. The luxurious apartments, recently restructured and furnished with elegance and charm, offer an extraordinary view facing Piazza Bocca della Verit with a view of Janus Arch and Vesta Temple. The Apartments are equipped with the greatest comforts, all with a individually controlled air conditioning and heating, a completely equipped kitchenette, Wi-Fi Internet connection, satellite television and direct telephone. The Palazzo al Velabro offers different types of apartments, suitable for the most different needs of guests, from businessmen who stop in Rome for a few weeks, to those who want to enjoy the artistic beauty and culture of the eternal city and also families with children who need space and flexibility.

Hotel Map

41.8895 12.4826
Area served
Rome
Nearby airports
Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport. Ciampino airport
Area description
Palazzo al Velabro is situated in the center of Rome, in an unique position looking toward the Palatino Hill, very quiet, near the centre but far from traffic, facing Piazza della Bocca della Verit, with the Arch of Giano, the Church of S. Giorgio al Velabro and the Temple of Vesta.

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Palazzo al Velabro Rome Rooms

Economy Apartment
Standard Apartments are suitable for 2 people. These rooms offer one bedroom, one living room, bathroom and kitchenette. Rooms at Palazzo al Velabro are all equipped with safe, complimentary bottled water, refrigerator, hair dryer, kitchen linens (dishtowels, sponges, etc), Satellite television service, wireless high-speed internet access (surcharge) and flat screen TV set. Te/coffee maker, microwave and iron with ironboard available on request.
Apartment
All the apartment are suitable for 2 people. Rooms offer one bedroom, one living room, bathroom and kitchenette. Rooms at Palazzo al Velabro are all equipped with safe, complimentary bottled water, refrigerator, hair dryer, kitchen linens (dishtowels, sponges, etc), Satellite television service, wireless high-speed internet access (surcharge) and flat screen TV set. They all have been recently renovated. Te/coffee maker, microwave and iron with ironboard available on request.
Family apartment
are suitable for 4 people. These rooms offer one bedroom, one living room with sofa bed, bathroom and kitchenette. Rooms at Palazzo al Velabro are all equipped with safe, complimentary bottled water, refrigerator, hair dryer, kitchen linens (dishtowels, sponges, etc), Satellite television service, wireless high-speed internet access (surcharge) and flat screen TV set. They all have been recently renovated. Te/coffee maker, microwave and iron with ironboard available on request.

Amenities

  • WiFi
  • Airport shuttle
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
No smoking rooms/facilities
Concierge
Pet friendly
Elevators
Activities
Fitness Center
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Room service
Services
Laundry service
Childcare Service
In-Room Safe
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Conference facilities
Internet
WiFi
Transportation
Airport shuttle
Parking
Parking
Accessibility
Handicapped rooms/facilities

Nearby points of interest

  • Forum Boarium: 0.1 mi
  • Santa Maria in Cosmedin: 0.1 mi
  • Aventino: 0.2 mi
  • Marforio: 0.2 mi
  • House of Augustus: 0.2 mi
  • Palatine Hill: 0.2 mi
  • Capitoline Museum: 0.2 mi
  • Ponte dei Quattro Capi - Pons Fabricius: 0.2 mi
  • Capitoline Hill: 0.3 mi
  • Circus Maximus: 0.3 mi
  • Pons Cestius: 0.3 mi
  • Tiber Island: 0.3 mi
  • Campidoglio: 0.3 mi
  • Santi Cosma e Damiano: 0.3 mi
  • Santa Maria in Aracoeli: 0.3 mi
  • Forum Boarium: 0.1 mi
  • Santa Maria in Cosmedin: 0.1 mi
  • Aventino: 0.2 mi
  • Marforio: 0.2 mi
  • House of Augustus: 0.2 mi
  • Palatine Hill: 0.2 mi
  • Capitoline Museum: 0.2 mi
  • Ponte dei Quattro Capi - Pons Fabricius: 0.2 mi
  • Capitoline Hill: 0.3 mi
  • Circus Maximus: 0.3 mi
  • Pons Cestius: 0.3 mi
  • Tiber Island: 0.3 mi
  • Campidoglio: 0.3 mi
  • Santi Cosma e Damiano: 0.3 mi
  • Santa Maria in Aracoeli: 0.3 mi
  • River Tiber: 0.3 mi
  • Theatre of Marcellus: 0.3 mi
  • Roman Forum: 0.3 mi
  • Basilica di Massenzio: 0.3 mi
  • Via Sacra: 0.4 mi
  • Vittoriano: 0.4 mi
  • Altare della Patria: 0.4 mi
  • Great Synagogue of Rome: 0.4 mi
  • Santa Cecilia in Trastevere: 0.4 mi
  • Basilica Ulpia: 0.4 mi
  • Rome Marathon: 0.4 mi
  • Torre dei Conti: 0.4 mi
  • Palatino: 0.4 mi
  • Forum of Augustus: 0.4 mi
  • Pasta Museum: 0.4 mi
  • Arch of Constantine: 0.4 mi
  • Aventine Hill: 0.4 mi
  • Trajan's Column: 0.4 mi
  • Vittoriano Museum Complex: 0.4 mi
  • Trajan's Forum: 0.5 mi
  • Trajan's Market: 0.5 mi
  • Chiesa del Gesù: 0.5 mi
  • Piazza Venezia: 0.5 mi
  • Torre delle Milizie: 0.5 mi
  • Colosseum: 0.5 mi
  • Museo Barracco di Scultura Antica: 0.5 mi
  • Santi Giovanni e Paolo: 0.5 mi
  • Palazzo Colonna: 0.6 mi
  • Galleria Doria Pamphilj: 0.6 mi
  • Porta Portese: 0.6 mi

Dining

Bar Giano
It is an elegant and refined spot, where you can taste a delicious buffet breakfast each morning.

Meeting facilities

Meeting Info
Dedicated area for meetings.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1400
Check-out:
1100

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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Guest Reviews (12)

Ratings and reviews for Palazzo al Velabro Rome

Overall score

4 / 5
5.01.0
3 out of 12
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4.3
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4.3
Location:
4.7
Value:
4.7
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Review of Palazzo al Velabro Rome

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Rich and Jean
Wakefield Ma
Nov 3, 2013

Fantastic stay in Rome

Palazzo Al Velabro in Rome was a great hotel. The room was very spacious and clean. It included a kitchenette and dining area aw well as a comfortable bed room and bath. The staff were courteous and helpful. The breakfast was much better than the typical continental. My wife cannot eat gluten and the selection of cheeses and meats at breakfast was so welcome. There were also the typical pastries and tarts... the coffee was very good as well. I did not get a chance to use the gym as we were out sightseeing most of the time but it looked decent, clean with new equipment

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

The Coliseum and Forum as well as many other attractions are within a short walk

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Review of Palazzo al Velabro Rome

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
TimCurry
Washington, DC
May 8, 2013

PERFECT Location and HUGE rooms

This is a great hotel! It was a 5 minute walk to the Forum and the Capitoline Hill, 5 minutes to great food in Trastavere, and 10 minutes to the Colosseum. It's on an easy and direct bus line to the Vatican and really is the perfect place to start on any walking/exploration tour of the historic center. Beyond it's great location, the rooms were the largest I've ever stayed in while in Europe -- large suites even by American standards. There are two tiers of room pricing -- those that have been renovated and those that have not. We stayed in an older, non-renovated room, which had an interesting and cool 60s mod vibe. Next time I stay at this hotel, however, (and next time I'm in Rome, I will) I'll go for the more modernized rooms. Breakfast was always quick and simple, though good. The staff, both in the breakfast room and at the front desk were friendly and extremely helpful! It's all the little nice things that really start to add up, like when they provide umbrellas to borrow because it's raining and you don't have one. Very pleased with our stay there!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

Instead of walking the main road up to the Capitoline Hill and the great views of the Forum, if you take the small pedestrian street to the right as you exit the hotel, that circles behind the hotel, you'll get to the back stairs of the Capitoline Hill in about 3 minutes. That view over the Forum is the best in all of Rome!

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Review of Palazzo al Velabro Rome

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Maddita
Coconute Creek, FL
Jul 31, 2012

Great Hotel

We stayed here for four nights. Nice place for the money. The room was very clean and a nice size. It had a separate living area with sofa and kitchenette, and bedroom. The air conditioner worked great and plenty of water pressure in the shower although it was a bit narrow. The free breakfast was nice in the morning; pastries, fresh fruit, meat, cheeses, bread, cereal. It was about a 15 minute walk to the metro station Circo Massimo and 20 minute walk to the Colosseum. It was down a quiet street. Only two restaurants close by. There was a snack shop on the corner that sold water and soda for a reasonable price.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
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