Casa Romana 1 is part of a large estate located just 7 kilometers from the city of Rome, Via di Santa Cornelia right outside the Village of Prima Porta. While staying here you can have the best of the country and still enjoy the city with an easy bus ride into town; the bus stop is right outside property.
This beautiful historic residence is surrounded by pines and cypress trees. Casa Romana 1 is a separate wing of the main villa on the property. There is also a cottage on the property. Each part of this estate can be rented separately or together to accommodate up to 25 guests. This part of the main villa can accommodate 8 to 9 guests. In the early 1900\'s Casa Romana became a meeting place for a group of famous artists known as the \"Convivium Romanum\". Many beautiful paintings left by these artists, still decorate the villa walls.
From the pool you can enjoy a beautiful view of the mountains! The area surrounding this property boasts such activities as golf, tennis, horse riding centers, bike rentals, mountains and skiing, lakes, seaside, aquaparks, health spas and thermal baths, what more could you want?
Casa Romana 1 has two stories. The ground floor is composed of an entrance hall which leads to a comfortably furnished living room with fireplace. The adjoining dining room seats up to 8 guests. The kitchen is fully equipped and has a stove, oven, fridge, microwave and washing machine. A full bath with shower and separate water closet is also located on the ground floor.
The house has a mezzanine where the first queen bedroom in located.
On the second floor there are 3 bedrooms. There is a twin bedroom, a queen bedroom and a twin or triple bedroom which can be used as a family room if there are only 6 guests. There is a beautiful terrace adjoining two of the bedrooms. The terrace is equipped with a table and chairs, and is shaded by an awning. From here guests can admire the beautiful gardens! The second floor also comprises a full bathroom with tub and separate powder room.
Outside the house is the pool with pool deck and lounge chairs. Views look out onto the mountains and the garden. There is also a terrace off of the house for outside dining.
Linens are provided and are changed once a week. Meals can be arranged for at the house so please do inquire!
The Villa stands in its own farmland at about 13km from the Capitol and heart of the city and about 6km, from the first residential quarters on the north side of Rome. Since there are practically no suburbs on the north side of the city, access is very quick either by car or by subway. Local village Prima Porta is 5 minutes by car and 30 mins. on foot.
BUSES Buses between the Villa and Prima Porta: bus number 33 with bus stop just outside the gate of the Villa. This goes every 20 minutes or so. Travel time 5 minutes. Last bus is around 11,00 pm. Frequency is reduced to every 40 mins on Sunday. Until midnight there is also a frequent bus service (every 10 mins. or so) from Rome to the local village (Prima Porta).
After midnight the buses from Rome to Prima Porta go at 12,30, 1,30, 4,40, 5,00 am. SUBWAY/ METRO
There is a subway/metro station at Prima Porta village (approx 5 mins. by car or bus from the Villa ) with trains going every 15 mins approx. Subway journey time approx 17 mins. to the historic centre of Rome (Flaminio station next to Piazza del Popolo). The service operates from very early in the morning until 10,30 –11,00 pm.
Taxi from the centre of Rome to the Villa is about €uro 16-20 and after 10,30 pm. about €uro 30. Taxi to and from airport costs approx. €uro 50.