If you're a first time visitor to Rome, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a local neighborhood could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but the hotels may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about neighborhoods and places to stay in Rome.
The top mentioned neighborhoods and areas that people talk about in and around Rome are:
Here's what Trippy members had to say:
"It is also over the hill from Trastevere within very easy reach of everything by bus/tram." See More
"It is hidden away in a quiet area so it feels as if you are nowhere near the centre of the city and yet it is waling distance from the Vatican City." See More
Depending on the neighborhood you choose, you may want to research hotels in the area. If you'd rather start with the most recommended hotels in Rome, here's a list to get you started.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about hotels:
"And then a tram (5 or 14) to Porta Maggiore, which is next to the Hotel Donatello." See More
"The Hotel Santa Maria in Trastevere is really nice, with lovely staff and is close to the St Maria in Trastevere Basilica The rooms are spacious and well equipped, although not plush." See More
"My 21 yr old and I absolutely Loved Hotel Lunetta." See More
"Rome recs include Ristorante Cadorna for a great carbonara (best of my life), a fantastic bakery off of Campo de' Fiori called Il Forno Campo de' Fiori for either a pistachio tart or ricotta tart, and for hotel Jumeirah Grand Hotel Via Veneto." See More
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Trippy is a great resource for planning your trip because you get advice from real travelers. We suggested neighborhoods and hotels based on the recommendations of the Trippy community. This gives you a quick overview, but if you're looking to do more research, here are some of the questions that we used to find this information.
If you're a foodie or just love to eat when you travel, you might decide to stay in a hotel close to a restaurant you want to try. Here are some places to eat in Rome.
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Maybe you're looking for a happening area with lots to see and do, or you want to be walking distance from tourist attractions. Check out some of these places and see there's a hotel nearby.
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This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from Rome locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Rome.
If you've changed your mind and decided to go somewhere else, go to the main page and explore where to stay in any city.
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