Hotel Features. Guests enter the terracotta- fronted hotel, comprising of two 19th-century buildings, through a revolving door on Via Carlo Alberto. Palms and cut-glass chandeliers decorate the dark green and white lobby. The hotel has a roof terrace with orange trees and views over the city.
Gold artwork, red fabric armchairs and marble- topped tables furnish the Mecenate Palace hotel's ground- floor lounge bar, open for cocktails, coffees and snacks. Complimentary buffet breakfast is served on the terrace or in the adjacent breakfast room.
The Mecenate Palace's walnut-panelled meeting room with gold fabric walls hosts up to 40 people. Complimentary newspapers are available in the lobby.
Orange trees and trellises decorate the rooftop terrace and garden, overlooking the 13th-century bell tower of Santa Maria Maggiore church where, during Corpus Domini celebrations, the Pope can be seen giving benediction. Views extend across Rome to the Colosseum and Vatican.
Guestrooms. The Mecenate Palace hotel's 62 climate-controlled, soundproofed guestrooms have high ceilings, and feature walnut fittings, pink marble-topped coffee tables and prints on the walls. Beds have Italian linens and upholstered headboards. Rooms include satellite television, dial-up Internet ports, tea/coffee- making facilities and minibars. Marble bathrooms are equipped with marble-edged mirrors and radios. The six- storey hotel has a lift.
Expert Tip. Selling quality Italian footwear and fashion, Rome's Upim department store is located steps away from the hotel on the corner of Via Carlo Alberto and Piazza Santa Maria Maggiore.
Standard Triple Room: One twin bed and one double bed. Richly patterned fabrics, warm hues of gold and burgundy, flowing draperies. Air conditioning. Cable TV. In-room safe. Coffee maker. Hairdryer available.
Standard room with double or twin bed: One twin bed or one double bed. Richly patterned fabrics, warm hues of gold and burgundy, flowing draperies. Air conditioning. Cable TV. In-room safe. Coffee maker. Hairdryer available.
Standard Single Room: One twin bed. Richly patterned fabrics, warm hues of gold and burgundy, flowing draperies. Air conditioning. Cable TV. In-room safe. Coffee maker. Hairdryer available.
Deluxe room: Two twin beds. Desk. Dial-up Internet connection. Cable/satellite TV. Minibar and coffee/tea maker. Hair dryer.
From Rome Fiumicino Airport (FCO):
Distance to Mecenate Palace hotel is 26 kilometres, approximately 45 minutes' drive.
Getting there. The Leonardo Express runs between the airport and the Termini train station in the city centre every 30 minutes. The journey time is about 35 minutes and single tickets cost 9.50 EUR. The station is 500 metres from the hotel. Guests who wish to walk can walk up Via Gioberti up to Piazza Santa Maria Maggiore. The hotel is to the left of the square on Via Carlo Alberto. The Terravision shuttle bus runs between the airport and Termini station. Taxis to the city centre cost about 60 EUR, and taking a metered licensed taxi is advised. The hotel can also arrange airport transport on request. Prices are all subject to change.
Getting around. Rome's historic city centre is easy to explore on foot, as many attractions are located close together. The city has an efficient public transport system, including trams, buses, suburban trains, and metro (underground). The closest metro stop is Termini, 500 metres away. Tickets can be purchased from tobacconists and ATAC ticket machines, and should be bought prior to boarding. Single tickets cost 1 EUR, and are valid for 75 minutes, covering one metro trip and unlimited bus travel. Driving in the city centre is not advised for visitors. Parking is available near to the hotel.
- Air Conditioning TV/VCR
- Coffee Maker Dry Cleaning Service
- Complimentary Breakfast Smoking Rooms Available
- Cribs - Available Cribs
- Children Stay Free - Under 5 years of age Currency Exchange
- Laundry Facilities Bar/Lounge - or lounge
- Airport Transportation - Transport Conference Room(s) - Room(s)
- Meeting room (small groups) - Room(small groups) Elevator/lift - or lift
- Garden - Limited hours Spa tub - public areas- surchg
- Comp newspapers in lobby - Comp in lobby
Room Amenities: , , • Housekeeping (daily) • Hypo-allergenic bedding availa • Smoking rooms • Cable/satellite TV • Complimentary toiletries • Climate control • Premium bedding • Window opens • Rollaway beds • Cribs (infant beds) available • Handheld shower • Makeup mirror • Bathroom scale • Bathroom telephone • Blackout drapes/curtains • Bidet
Termini Station - 500 metres | Capitoline Hill and Museums - 1.5 kilometres (1 mile) | Coliseum - 2 kilometres (1.5 miles) | Roman Forum - 2 kilometres (1.5 miles) | Palatine Hill - 2 kilometres (1.5 miles) | Galleria Borghese - 2 kilometres (1.5 miles) | Trevi Fountain - 2 kilometres (1.5 miles) | Via Condotti - 2 kilometres (1.5 miles) | Spanish Steps - 2 kilometres (1.5 miles) | Pantheon - 3 kilometres (2 miles) | Piazza Navona - 3 kilometres (2 miles) | Trastevere - 4 kilometres (2.5 miles) | The Vatican - 5 kilometres (3 miles) |
Rome Hotels - Mecenate Palace