We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 1,264 Rome hotels

La Casa del Capitano

Piazza Barberini 2 | (angolo Via Sistina), 00187 Rome, Italy (Colonna)
Hotel amenities
La Casa del Capitano
Best prices for: 1 room 1 guest
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 1 more site!
You added La Casa del Capitano to your Saves list
Ranked #524 of 1,264 Hotels in Rome
A recent review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014
Warmers London
Write a Review

35 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (6)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

You would book La Casa del Capitano because you want to stay in characterful old property overlooking a historic square but can't afford what's on offer in, say, Piazza Navona or by the Trevi Fountain. Without that thought in mind, or something like it, there's not a lot of point because there are a few negatives about this place: a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

This Bed and Breakfast was in a great location. In Piazza Bernini. It was close to the metro, across the street and we could walk to many sites. We walked to many churches, the Spanish Steps and the Trevi Fountain. the breakfast was very good and the room was quite large.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Chicago, Illinois
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

We had booked for 5 days at Casa del Capitano. A couple of days before our arrival, we received an email with instruction to ring the intercom button with the correct name. Reaching there, we were buzzed in immediately. It is 4 flights of stairs, no assistance with luggage provided, the housekeeping person let us in, showed us the room,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Dumfries, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

Unfortunately while we were their the Barberini fountain was undergoing maintenance, but realistically there was nothing our hosts could do about that. Staff were incredibly welcoming and helpful. The room was ensuite, large, air conditioned and wonderfully furnished. It is situated in a perfect part of Rome as all the attractions are within 10mins walking distance (we used taxis if... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

you are lucky if you get to stay here! the gracious, kind owners (who are not totally fluent in english but good enough - certainly far better than my italian) fix breakfast every morning & roll it into your room on a lovely cart to enjoy in your own room. our room was more than huge with a king bed... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brooklyn, New York
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

This place is well located, very close to the Metro, Spanish Steps, and Trevi Fountain...15 minute or so walk to the Villa Borghese and Gardens too. The couple who run the place are nice and accommodating, and they serve a very good breakfast every morning. The only reason this doesn't get 5 stars is due to the noisy location. If... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
North Little Rock, AR
Top Contributor
124 reviews 124 reviews
21 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013 via mobile

Not so much a hotel, more like staying with a family, without the distraction of dealing with the family! Very inexpensive for the area, and located right in the middle of everything, with a Metro station just a few feet away and lots of restaurants all around. There are only three rooms, we were in number 3 which contains a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

My only complaint about our stay was a mix up when we first arrived, to find that our room had been given to someone else. Luckily, we had an Italian friend with us who was able to sort it all out,i'm not sure how easy it would have been to resolve without him. As it happened they were able to... More 

Review collected in partnership with Easytobook.com

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

Good location, just 20 seconds walk to the metro station and nice breakfast, no check in and out time limit( we check in at 10 pm)

Review collected in partnership with Easytobook.com

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Saint Louis, Missouri
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

This hotel was such an amazing choice for us - I loved it and would return to the same place next time we are in Rome. It's not a hotel at all - it's really an apartment, which made me feel like I was actually living in Rome (instead of being a tourist). The apartment is small and has a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to La Casa del Capitano? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about La Casa del Capitano

Address: Piazza Barberini 2 | (angolo Via Sistina), 00187 Rome, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Colonna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 3
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Venere, Expedia, Hotels.com and Travelocity so you can book your La Casa del Capitano reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

12 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (2)
View from room (1)
Other (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (10)
Hotel & grounds (1)
Other (9)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay

Staying in Colonna

Neighborhood Profile
Frantic fashionistas, pedicured politicos, goal-oriented tourists, and on-the-go locals cross paths every day in Colonna, a delightful chaos in the very center of the city. Even though it has some of the city’s loveliest sites—a 2nd century column, Belle Epoque shopping center, and a magnificent Baroque parliament building—Colonna is not just another pretty face, but the cosmopolitan eye of Rome’s cultural storm. Colonna can safely say it has the best of Rome: museums, boutiques, window displays, restaurants, cafes, and people watching.