I'm heading to Rome for the first time and would like to book a hotel that's in an area central to sites or easy access to public transportation. Ideally I look for hotels that have at least a small fitness center whenever possible. I will be in Rome Sept 1-Sept 4 before heading to Amalfi.
We made the mistake of staying outside of Rome and not near public transport :(
But today I wrote a blog post for this very question, after researching lots of different hotels, their location and prices, perhaps these might be some of interest:
Another option, again probably without a fitness center, would be Airbnb. I found some great apartments on my search in the city and in the Prati neighborhood under $200.
Have a fantastic time in Rome... I miss it!
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