Within all the Hotels and the Guest Houses of Rome, Villa della Fonte has an enchanting and privileged location. In the heart of Trastevere it’s only a two minute walk from Trams and Buses that will easily take you to the most beautiful and famous places of our city: Colosseo, Fori Imperiali, Piazza di Spagna, Piazza Navona, Via Veneto, Fontana di Trevi and many others. All places are within reach even on foot.
Staying at Villa della Fonte is no doubt the best oportunity to explore this magical and historical roman world.
We are fifty meters from Piazza Santa Maria in Trastevere, with its ancient fascinating fountain, (restored in the sixteenth century by Bernini). An astonishing church housing splendid medieval mosaics faces the square. Going a bit further, through the Gianicolo, you can have an exciting view of the whole city showing all its colors, a living picture of roofs, domes, bell towers: the entire scene enveloped by a deep blue sky.
Further on you can admire the Tempietto di San Pietro in Montorio, a masterpiece of the sixteenth century, an art work of Bramante considered one of the most expressive examples of the Renaissance architecture.
Fifty meters from here, you will find the Chiesa di San Francesco a Ripa and its famous statue Beata Ludovica Albertoni – masterpiece of Bernini – and, nearby, Villa Corsini with its extraordinary collection of paintings, Caravaggio, Rubens and Van Dyck, among others. In the Villa park, you can admire the magnificent Orto Botanico.
And you shouldn’t miss, on Sunday morning, a visit to the Porta Portese market, one of the most beautiful and historical markets in Rome.
In the evening, let yourself be captivated by typical restaurants and clubs of Trastevere, where you will experience authentic Roman evenings.
Upon arrival at Villa della Fonte the staff will always be at your disposal to make your stay in Rome unforgettable.