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Villa Malta o delle Rose

#192 of 1,489 things to do in Rome
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Address: Piazza Cavalieri di Malta, 3 | Posizione Sbagliata Segnale - Vedere Aventino, 00153 Rome, Italy

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Our tour ended with a stop to look through the keyhole. Amazing, beautiful, wow.....these were all used by members of our tour after viewing. Worth finding and taking a peek.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 21, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Our tour ended with a stop to look through the keyhole. Amazing, beautiful, wow.....these were all used by members of our tour after viewing. Worth finding and taking a peek.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Was wondering why ppl queue in front of a closed door to look through a key hole. When it was my turn, i was so amazed hy the creative guy who made the whole setup especially for ppl to see thru this key hole. Really worth a peek even a reasonable queue to wait.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Took us quite awhile to find this place but was definitely worth it the view is amazing also the churches near by have some amazing views of the city especially the orange garden

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

The view through the keyhole is incredible. Take the time to visit, easy to find and a quick stop is all you need - but well worth it.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We walked back and forth Turing around your directions and we couldn't find the place! We were so disappointed! Is it a mistake or is it our falt we don't know , but you should check it out . Thx :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

I first saw this unexpected view when in Rome as a teenager 40 years ago. Have been waiting ever since to return. It did not disappoint and my return was made compete! We went early (9:30) and had the square and keyhole to ourselves. My husband did not believe that there is ever a queue...

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Our tour guide took us up here to see this lovely view through the peep hole. We didn't know what to expect so it was a nice surprise. If you are around the area pay it a visit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I don't think it's a must do, but if you have some spare time take a look - it's a nice surprise. the view in the whole area is pretty nice as well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014 via mobile

I had read about this in my travel book but didn't think we would actually get a chance to see it. As it turned out when we were on a tour our driver " surprised " us with this place. It was really cool and I am so happy I had a chance to experience it. It's a quick look... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

I'm not sure it is a must-see if your time is limited, since it is a bit out of the way. We spent 7 days in Rome so time wasn't an issue for us, and we could afford just strolling around / checking these sites. It puzzles me to see so many people saying not many people know about this... More 

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Address: Address: Piazza Cavalieri di Malta, 3 | Posizione Sbagliata Segnale - Vedere Aventino, 00153 Rome, Italy
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Ludovisi / Via Veneto

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Ludovisi / Via Veneto
Thanks to Fellini and La Dolce Vita, the Ludovisi and Via Veneto neighborhood earned its reputation as a posh area where gorgeous Marcellos wooed actresses and models while bored housewives hung out in streetside cafes. The cafes are still there, and so are the cocktails, but the neighborhood is now home to five-star businesses including hotels, banks, law firms, and embassies. The area is also right next to Villa Borghese, a beautiful park for sporting and cultural adventures. If you're looking for tranquility by night, this may be the place: Ludovisi and Veneto tend to shut down after 8pm.
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