Hotel Scalinata Di Spagna

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Average rate: $146 - Hotel class: 3 stars
Piazza Trinita Dei Monti 17, Rome, Italy

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jhwelsch jhwelsch
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Charming small hotel in a perfect location May 28, 2008
The "Hotel Scalinata di Spagna" is right at the top of the Spanish Steps. It's a typical small European hotel; the kind we prefer. My wife, Linda, had been writing to the hotel and had been getting e-mails from “Fabio”. It turns out there are two Fabios so we tagged them Fabio Uno and Fabio Due. Both were great and we were made very much at home.

Our friends and we had two excellent but very different rooms. Theirs, Number 10, is large with a balcony from which there is an oblique view of the steps. Ours, Number 15, is much smaller but has both a balcony (no view of the steps) and a terrace with a small table and 2 chairs. Our room was of more typical European size (read: "small") but the terrace is great. Also thrown in is a view of the dome of Saint Peter’s in the middle distance. The only small problem was that the terrace adjoins the hotel’s rooftop garden and there is only a lattice between them so, with our door open, there is a perfect view of our bed from the rooftop garden! So much for privacy when the terrace doors are open! The hotel itself is quite nice. Typical of small hotels in Europe, the air conditioning was not capable of getting the room as cool as we Americans like it but let's face it, we're not the most energy-responsible people in the world. Before our stay was over, we pretty much gave up on it and relied on the excellent cross-ventilation. The hotel has free wireless Internet and, since I had my laptop along, that was a blessing. I believe they said there was also a shared computer somewhere but I'm not sure of that so if it's important to you, you should check.

There was a very pleasant breakfast room with its own terrace just adjacent to our room. The excellent continental breakfast was included in the room price. From both the breakfast room and terrice, there is a great view of the dome of St. Peter's. You can eat on the terrace but you have to protect your food from the seagulls!

If you want a huge, "International" hotel that will make you think you're in New York, this isn't for you. If you want to feel like you're really in Europe, it's great. I'd be happy to stay at this hotel again.
Linda by our balcony. St. Peter's…
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Hotel Scalinata Di Spagna Overview

Boasting the best location in Rome, at the top of the Spanish Steps, 3 star hotel Scalinata di Spagna offers a warm and elegant atmosphere as well as the most beautiful view of the Eternal City. Following extensive renovation works, the hotel is now ready to welcome guests in a more exclusive and elegant ambiance. Mentioned by the best tourist guides such as Fodor and Frommer, the Scalinata di Spagna is the best accommodation choice for those in search of a tiny and elegant hotel in Rome city centre equipped with all the necessary facilities for a comfortable stay in this outstanding ancient city. Guests will easily reach on foot all the main historical and tourist sites as well as the most exclusive shopping areas, such as Via Condotti, Via Frattina or Via del Corso boasting the best Italian fashion boutiques. The area also offers a wide choice of bars and restaurants, and Via Veneto, the famous street of La dolce vita, is just a few blocks away. Scalinata di Spagna Hotel facilities include a panoramic terrace, free wireless internet access and an Internet Point. Furthermore the hotel's staff is at your complete disposal in order to make the most of your memorable holiday in Rome. Please note: the guestrooms and public areas of the hotel are currently undergoing extensive renovation works. The estimated completion date is end of February 2010. During this time guests can take advantage of all hotel facilities as usual.

Hotel Scalinata Di Spagna Amenities

  • Room Service
  • High-speed Internet
  • Pet Friendly
  • Concierge
  • Tour Desk
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Babysitting / Child Services
  • Air Conditioned
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Safe-Deposit Box
  • Mini Bar
  • Hair Dryer
  • TV
  • Laundry service
  • Excursions
  • Desk
  • Facsimile
  • Internet Connection (wireless)
  • Luggage Storage

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