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Scipione B&B

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Reviewed 6 April 2016

Very good location, close to the metro station. In the street there are some nice restaurants and shops. The rooms are large and in the kitchen you can find everything for a good breakfast. The host is very helpful.

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Layton, Utah
Reviewed 20 July 2015

fRANCESCO AND eMILIANO ARE TRULY WELCOMING TO THEIR NICE AND CHARMING b&b. We went with our mother in law and two children and we had a great time, the facilities are nice and clean, with fridge and kitchen and area for breakfast included. The B&B is located 5 minutes away from San Pedro Square, walking, in a quiet street. The...

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Fort Mill
Reviewed 10 November 2014

The rooms were a great size! The location was unbeatable! From our balcony we could see the Vatican wall. We had our own section of the kitchen and whenever we would eat something, it would be quickly refilled and replaced by Emiliano. When we arrived Emiliano gave us a map, told us which buses and trains to take to which...

Thank Boquette
Reviewed 24 September 2014

location: near the Vatican very clean, very calm, very cozy.... the staff is great and nice... this is definitely my place to choose, everytime i go to Rome... i recommend highly this B&B and wish the staff a good continuation

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Reviewed 21 September 2014

Thanks to Francesco, discovering the city was never easier!! He gives you the first review of where to go and how to use the bus to reach the different parts of rome. As everyone wrote already, the place is 5 minutes away from the main gate of the vatican. The best thing about this place is that you feel at...

Thank jad m
Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 23 July 2014

Chose this hotel because of the very good reviews. Previously we have stayed in b&b in Brussels and decided that the same thing would await us in Rome. However, we suffered a slight disappointment. Yes, close to the metro and the Vatican. Yes, very friendly hosts. But the rest .... We were given the BLUE ROOM. The room was small,...

1Thank Furious298484
Reviewed 22 October 2013

The great location- close to metro station and even walking distance to the center. Feeling like at home- you can make your own breakfast in the kitchen. The room is very clean and spacious. Fracesco's hospitality is great, and we had a feeling that we were good friends for a long time. Coming again for sure.

1Thank Zoran I
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 1 July 2013

The location is perfect....everything in walking distance and close to metro,yet very quiet and safe.The hosts were wonderful, helpful and kind.The rooms aren't huge, but this is Rome.Our bathroom was spacious with a nice walk in shower.It's a Bed and Breakfast, so if you're looking for exercise rooms, sauna, etc. ,this is not your place.But if you want a clean,...

Thank Lotte F
Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 June 2013

Two friendlier and helpful hosts I am yet to meet. When booking in Rome I wanted to be near the Vatican, close to Metro links and in walking distance of good shops and restaurants/bars. We arrived at a big, double door and had to click on the Scipione B& B button, from that moment on we were made to feel...

1Thank worldlylois
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 June 2013

My mum and I stayed at the Scipione B&B 3 times over our month long trip to Italy. We found it a fabulous place to stay, it is near the Vatican and is walking distance to all the major tourist attractions in Rome (and I'm not usually a walker...) but if walking doesn't excite you the Metro is not far...

Thank KezzaH12

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Staying in Prati

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Just steps away from the chaos of the centre, Prati is the closest Rome gets to calm. Meticulously planned in a neat grid, quite unlike neighbouring Borgo, Prati is a local favourite for its aesthetic organisation and wide streets lined with a range of boutiques for every shopping fantasy. Nonnis pushing baby carriages and gossiping teens own every inch of the sidewalk, but that’s only during business hours. Once the sun sets, quirky sidestreet bars celebrate aperitivo hour, those evening cocktails that help wash away the tensions of Roman life.
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
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Scipione B&B is a structure located in a building of the 900 in the heart of Prati. Its central location provides easy access to the most important monuments of the area (Musei Vaticani, Cappella Sistina, Basilica di San Pietro, Castel Sant' Angelo);the most famous shopping streets (via cola di Rienzo, via Ottaviano, via Candia);The area is well served by public transport. The Metro stop of Via Ottaviano is within walking distance. Scipione B&B combines comfort and hospitality to offer a pleasant stay in Rome.SERVICES INCLUTED: BreakfastTV in all roomsWi-Fi free and unlimitedLuggage FreeIndependent use of the kitchencentral heatingBath and shower. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Scipione B&B

Address: Via Degli Scipioni 22, 00192 Rome, Italy
Region: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Prati
Price Range: £58 - £93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“The rooms are colored. Honestly you can't go wrong. Our room was on the outside of the building and you could see the Vatican wall, but the other rooms were on the inside and had a nice quiet balcony with a courtyard view.”
 of 5 bubbles Boquette, 10 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Not the blue room only”
 of 5 bubbles Furious298484, 23 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Room No 1is with bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles ZoranI_13, 21 Oct 2013 | Read review
“We had the orange room for two visits: it has a look-out into a typical Rome courtyard, there was a pretty roof garden beside out window.... most pleasant.”
 of 5 bubbles worldlylois, 20 Jun 2013 | Read review
“The orange room faces a courtyard, rather than the street, but we also stayed in the blue room, which has a nice big bathroom and it wasn't too noisy at all... so decide which is more important for you”
 of 5 bubbles KezzaH12, 17 Jun 2013 | Read review
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