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La Papessa

3.0 of 5 Via del Corso 241 | Angolo Vicolo Sciarra 61, 00186 Rome, Italy
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Malta
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The place is extremely central and close to practically everything. However it is extremely well insulated so even though it is practically on the main road no noise infiltrates. That was extremely important for me as I am a light sleeper. The breakfast was very good. Cleanliness is amazing and the rooms are spacious. The hosts Caterina and Marcella are... More 

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Chard, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently been for 4 nights with my girlfriend, great hotel and great location right in the centre of everything you need! Staff all wonderful and very helpful with everything. Would definitely stay again!

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a wonderful time in Rome, and a wonderful stay in this small B&B. Great location for exploring The Eternal City, lovely vibe, and the hosts; Caterina and family, are very helpful and friendly. I was even offered a free upgrade to room with a nicer view as it was available, a nice gesture and much appreciated. Many thanks... More 

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Canmore, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our youngest brother had stayed there twice before so it was pretty much a no brainer to stay there. And he was spot on. They arranged a very nice driver to pick us up at the Airport and that was just the beginning of their assistance to us in the Eternal City. Right in the centre of the things we... More 

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Paris, France
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small friendly guest house perfect for a long weekend. All major sites are walking distance and lots of restaurants. Caterina was a perfect host and gave us great tips, like the visit of the Italian parliament on Sunday and the local produce market near the Forum where we bought cheese and biscuits. Breakfast was fine for us.She also organised our... More 

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Auckland
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44 reviews 44 reviews
27 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Such a wonderful location, just a stroll to well known landmarks. Some great restaurants nearby too. Caterina and Marcella are exceptional hosts. It was a delight to see them again. They certainly made our stay a home form home. Our accommodation suited the three of us, If I recall correctly the room was la Papessa, Clean tidy with good facilities... More 

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CATERINA P, Direttore generale at La Papessa, responded to this review

Lovely family, it has been so nice to meet you again. You all are very kind and nice persons and we loved talking to you every day at breakfast time. Thank you for your warm review. We wait for you in a next future again.. Take care, Ciao, Caterina and Marcella More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Incredibly convenient, large comfortable rooms, generous breakfast. Much quieter than expected for location. The owners, who run this B&B, plus another 4 blocks away, are charming and incredibly helpful. If you want a hotel with restaurant, bar, etc, this is not for you. If you want a nice place at good value and to be able to step out the... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

It's a small guest house with very nice atmosphere - perfectly matches the mood you get wandering the streets of Rome and enjoying the good weather and all the beauty around! Located on the main street, near to most of the tourist destinations. Friendly and welcoming Marcella showed us how to get to all the places we wanted to see... More 

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CATERINA P, Responsabile reception at La Papessa, responded to this review

Dears, grazie mille for your comment, it is so nice for me to read my name in your review! As I promised you, I'll throw your coins in the Trevi Fountain when it will be ready so I'll be sure that you come back again in Rome. All the best, Marcella More 

Warwick, England
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This is a lovely small bed and breakfast - five minutes walk from the Trevi Fountain, five minutes walk from Pantheon and about ten minutes to the Colleseum. The spacious, stylish rooms are air conditioned and the breakfast was very good. The staff were extra-helpful and friendly. We hope to be back soon Highly recommended.

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CATERINA P, Direttore generale at La Papessa, responded to this review

Hello! Thanks for your review. We all are glad that you enjoyed your stay at La Papessa and that you appreciated our rooms and our services. We hope to welcome you again. Regards, Caterina and the Staff More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Me and my boyfriend stayed here for four nights and couldn't be more pleased with our stay. We had a friendly welcome from Marcella who couldn't do enough for us and was more than happy to talk us through how to get around and where to go. Our room was spacious and had everything we needed. We ate breakfast every... More 

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CATERINA P, Responsabile reception at La Papessa, responded to this review

Dears, "grazie mille" for your kind review, you're right when you say that I was more than happy: it was so nice to talk with you every morning and help you to feel you as at home in Rome. I hope with all my heart to see you again very soon. I wish you all the best and "arrivederci a... More 

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Address: Via del Corso 241 | Angolo Vicolo Sciarra 61, 00186 Rome, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — La Papessa 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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