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Nicolas Inn

Via Cavour, 295 | Scala A, Int 1, 00184 Rome, Italy
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Bloomington, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

This was my sister and I's first trip to Italy, and of the places we stayed we were most impressed by the Nicolas Inn. Melissa and Francois were fantastic and gave excellent recommendations for places to dine and sites to see. The rooms were spacious and delightful with large bathroom as well. If you are going to Rome this place... More 

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Sparks, Nevada, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Thank you to the hotel owners for their hospitality and wonderful bed and breakfast accommodations. Great location, comfortable hotel and very helpful. Much appreciate the extra arrangements you set up as well (heater :)) ha, ha as it was unusually cold in Rome during our visit.

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Atlantic City, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

We were so happy to have stayed at the Nicholas Inn on our first visit to Rome. The "local knowledge" provided by Melissa was priceless, and just the kind of information you won't read in any tourist guidebooks. She gave us personalized attention that I have never experienced at any B&B or hotel; for example, I had a smoothie craving... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

My wife and I stayed at the Nicolas Inn in November for 3 nights. The room was very nice but nothing fancy although the bathroom was very small. The best part was the hospitality of the owners. The provided good information to help us while visiting Rome, arranged transportation, and had umbrellas for use when it was raining. One morning... More 

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

This was our second trip to Rome. We stayed at Nicolas Inn for 5 nights during our trip to Rome and for one night before we left Italy. Rooms were clean and largely quiet for being on a city street. Ideally located for exploring the Coliseum and Roman Forum, just around the corner, within a short walk are other major... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 via mobile

We will stay there again when we return to Rome. The location allowed us to easily access public transportation as well as the sights around the Coliseum and Forum by day and night. The breakfasts were fantastic and the travel tips from our hosts were excellent.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We just returned from our third trip to Italy since March 2012. Each time when in Rome we have stayed with Francois and Melissa at the Nicolas Inn. By now they feel like friends, and going up the steps to the entry door feels like coming home. I've written a review of the Inn before so this just serves to... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

What a cool place to stay. Two blocks from the Colosseum and other ancient sites! Lical restaurants were fabulous. We knew we were in Rome. Although located on a major street, noise was never an issue. They had super insulated windows, so there was no traffic noise. We loved opening them wide and feeling/hearing the flavor of Rome. The staff... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

During our recent visit to Rome we stayed at the Nicolas Inn. We found this property through the Rick Steves Italy travel book. The initial contact and subsequent email communication with Francois was very timely and informative. The location, close to the Colosseum and Termini train station, yet generally a residential area, was excellent. Melissa was extremely knowledgeable and made... More 

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Southport, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

I can only echo the very positive comments written by previous reviewers. After a week long tour of the Amalfi Coast we added three nights in Rome and couldn't have been happier with the hospitality and attention to detail offered by Melissa and Francois. They clearly love what they do and take pleasure to ensure a comfortable stay for their... More 

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Address: Via Cavour, 295 | Scala A, Int 1, 00184 Rome, Italy
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Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Monti
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 4
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Monti is Rome’s rebel yell. This neighborhood just west of Termini train station mixes grit with fun as it continues to fight for its reputation as a magnet for the artsy, alternative, and hipster. Every season, quirky boutiques and food spots sprout up on its cobblestone streets. The neighborhood supports unique and homegrown businesses that cater to its longtime residents as well as hipsters on the hunt. Hang out at Piazza della Madonna dei Monti anytime after lunch and you'll always find something going on.