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Hotel Residenza San Calisto

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The Residenza San Calisto ( previously know Residenza Santa Maria), is a small exclusive Hotel de charme, located I the heart of Rome, just a stone's from the magnificent and picturesque square of Santa Maria in Trastevere. This boutique Hotel is the result of the skilful restoration of a 17th century building. The whole house is dominated by brick arches, wooden ceilings, artistic hand painted frescos and wall decorations which give to the Residenza Santa Maria an atmosphere of refined elegance. With only 6 rooms, the Residenza Santa Maria is somewhat smaller than its namesake which allows for even greater atmosphere, notwithstanding the fact that having only recently opened it is also equipped with high tech environment. The large and quite, no smoking, rooms, some of which family rooms, are fully equipped with private bathroom with tub and shower, A/C, telephone, mini-bar, safe, satellite flat panel TVs, free internet connection, boiler for tea/coffee and other amenities. In the breakfast room, once a Roman cistern of the II cen. BC, decorated by original ancient Roman artifacts found on site during restoration of the building, guests can enjoy a rich and delicious buffet breakfast, (scramble or boiled eggs, ham, cheese, salami, fresh bread, assortment of biscuits, cakes, fresh fruits, yogurt, fresh croissants, selection of fruit juices etc.). Thanks to great location, from the Residenza Santa Maria, guests can easily reach the main tourist sites like Campo de' Fiori, Navona Square, the Pantheon, Spanish Steps, Trevi's fountain, the Roman Forum and Coliseum with just a relaxing stroll through a maze of fascinating medieval streets. The Vatican Museum/Sistine Chapel and St Peter's Square are a few minutes away. Furthermore Trastevere, apart from the beauty of its mediaeval narrow little streets, is filled with typical restaurants, markets, pubs and cafes.The Residenza Santa Maria also offers services like transfer to and from the airport, private guided tours, laundry service, shiatsu massage, beauty centre, baby sitting service and car and scooter hire, as well as offering free use of bikes to its personal guests.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
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Special Offer:Complimentary bottle of wine
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Grade: 100 out of 100
363Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
116Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Trastevere
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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Our stay in Residenza San Calisto was very enjoyable from beginng to end. The hotel is small, composed of less than 10 rooms, but everything is taken of with care. The room size is great for a couple, the bathroom is pristine; we even had a small varanda with our own fountain!
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Response from ResidenzaSanCalisto, the staff at Hotel Residenza San Calisto
Responded 4 days ago
Thank you so much it was a pleasure to have you as our guest. We all hope to see you again!!! Residenza san Calisto the Staff
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We stayed for 3 nights and we couldn’t have been happier with our accommodation here. The staff were friendly and the room was lovely. It was spacious and had so many features. Truly a home from home. Comfortable bed, A/C, ceiling fan, kitchen, dining area, comfortable bed,
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Response from ResidenzaSanCalisto, Front Office Manager at Hotel Residenza San Calisto
Responded 5 Mar 2018
Thank you so much for your wonderful review, we really appreciated it. We hope to see you again. Baci from all the Staff.
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Beautiful and small hotel in a very nice neighborhood. All the staff was very attentive and charming. The rooms are spacious and clean. Good breakfast, very varied and complete. Highly recommended We will return for sure.
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The staff is very lovely,the hotel is so beautiful and clean,the room very confortable!! Trastevere is a beautiful place to eat and walk at night,the street and the atmosphere is amazing! The breakfast is very good!! Thx😘
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We had family room, plenty space with a double, single and travel cot (provided by hotel). Travel cot had a good mattress in it. Everyone very friendly and plenty space in reception/courtyard for kids to play while getting buggy etc organised. Breakfast was lovely but just not
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The 3 - Double Superior at the Residenza Santa Maria
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The 3 - Double Superior at the Residenza Santa Maria
queen bed to left, single around corner to right, window to street straight ahead
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Non smoking yes. No washing machine. Tins
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Dear Mrs. and Mr. Lewis and McDonald, We are veery sorry you did not receive our e-mail sent to your attention on Sunday March 3, including all the information and the dettails we require for organising your pick up. Maybe it finished in a SPAM? We will try to send it back again in a few minutes and hope you will receive it this time. We prefer to carry out these kind of activities by e-mail (or you can contact us directly using the messanger of our official web site), because we take care of the privacy of our guests. Thank you so much for your message and have a very nice day, Cristiana
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Dear Mr. Ahmad, Please find on Expedia Extranet (the agency you used to make your reservation) 2 emails we already sent you. In the first email there are the information for your check-in; In the second email there are the instructions to reach us from the Leonardo Da Vinci (FCO) Airport. Should you be in need of any further help, do not hesitate to contact us. Have a nice day, Residenza San Calisto Booking Office
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Yes, air con and fans. Italy has a law though regarding when air con can be used. We learned this in Venice. I believe it’s from May to Oct but double check. Our apartment had a small balcony but not large enough to sit on. We stayed in one of their Roman apartments near Largo Argentina and a short walk from the Pantheon Portico della Octavia for 7 days.
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"The room we stayed in is enough for four people"
"If you stay here you will not be disappointed, a warm inviting place in the heart of Trastevere, Roma."
"We were in the apartment which is 1.2 km away from the hotel but in a grate location nearer the city center."
"We stayed in room 4 and was perfect for our short stay - ground floor, quiet and very neat."
"The apartment in the Jewish Ghetto is excellent"
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PRICE RANGE
US$75 - US$250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
residenza santa maria hotel rome
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Residenza Santa Maria
LOCATION
ItalyLazioRomeCentroTrastevere
NUMBER OF ROOMS
9
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