Local Area Attractions near the Hotel dei Mellini in Rome, Italy
To list nearby attractions would be to list the great sights of Rome.
The dei Mellini is strategically located, a fifteen minute walk from both Vatican City and the Spanish Steps.
The Lepanto Metro station is a ten minute walk. World class shopping and global business centers are nearby.
Whatever your Rome itinerary includes, you will find the preferred location of the dei Mellini an ideal home in the city.
With our indications we do not want to replace a tourist guide nor act as the historians of the city…our objective is to give you some basic indications and ideas to face a city so full, busy and alive as Rome! Here you will find some indications we chose for you not far from Hotel dei Mellini;
Market of Trajan end Trajan’s Forum
The markets, with their tabernae and bargaining rooms, are the ingenious building complex especially designed to support the ground of the Quirinal Hill, dug out for the construction of the Imperial Forums, where the centre of public life had shifted.
Via IV Novembre 94 - phone +39 06 67 90 048
Information and reservations: phone/fax +39 06 69 78 05 32
A walk of incomparable beauty along the most ancient memories of Rome: the Domus Augustana, residence of the emperors, and other private houses.
Via di S. Gregorio, 30 or Piazza S. Maria Nova 53 (Foro Romano) - phone +39 06 39 96 77 00
On-line booking: www.pierreci.it or at the Visitor Centre of the APT - Via Parigi, 5.
The Roman Forum was the political, economic, and religious centre of ancient Rome, the site of temples, tribunals and other buildings used for public and private business.
Via dei Fori Imperiali
Information and booking of guided visits phone +39 06 39 96 77 00
Colosseum (Amphitheatre of Flavius)
The most important monument of ancient Rome, bloody battles between gladiators and against ferocious animals were once held. Divided into four levels of seats, it could hold at least fifty thousand spectators.
Piazza del Colosseo
Information and reservations: phone +39 06 39 96 77 00
On-line booking: www.pierreci.it or at the Visitor Centre of the APT - Via Parigi