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IL BOOM - il bed 'n breakfast

#54 of 3,174 B&Bs / Inns in Rome
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Via Dandolo 51, 00153 Rome, Italy
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kalmar County, Sweden
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fantastic Place in Trastevere, we really liked Il Boom in every way, comfortable and interesting. So we will come back! The room and the view was Beautiful and the location was nice. You can take the bus just outside the house down to the city and you walk down the hill or stairs and you have many restaurants to choose... More 

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Angius, Proprietario at IL BOOM - il bed 'n breakfast, responded to this review

Many thanks for your great review! It's a real satisfaction to know you appreciated so much your stay in Rome and in our place. Looking forward to have you again here in the next future. More 

Bolton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Il boom is an amazing place, everything we were looking and hoping for for the first part of our honeymoon in Italy. So unique, quirky, full of character and style but on top of that, Angelo is fantastic and could not be more helpful if he tried, providing information on all the tourist spots, public transport, how best to reach... More 

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Angius, Proprietario at IL BOOM - il bed 'n breakfast, responded to this review

Many thanks for your so great and lovely review! I'm happy you have spent a part of your Honeymoon in Rome and in our place, and you enjoyed so much your stay! It was a real pleasure having you with us, and really hope to see you again in Rome in the next future. Congratulations again for your wedding! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Il Boom has great decoration and a warm welcome. Breakfast and generally chilling out on the roof terrace were an unexpected pleasure. It's conveniently close to cafes and restaurants of Trastevere, but a relaxing distance from the really touristy, busy centro. Strolling over the Tiber or the Gianicolo hill to explore Rome and see the sights was perfect for me... More 

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Angius, Proprietario at IL BOOM - il bed 'n breakfast, responded to this review

Many thanks for your so great review! it was a pleasure having you with us, and really hope to see you again in Rome. More 

Montreal, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a fantastic stay at Il Boom B&B and highly recommend it. The room and bathroom were beautiful, lots of character and nice view of the city. It is located in a convenient area of Trastevere, yet, on a residential street hence it was quiet. The breakfast on the terrasse was a highlight of my stay in Rome!

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Many many thanks for your so great review! It was a pleasure having you with us, and really hope to see you again in Rome and in our place. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was quite majestic and beautiful! It feels a lot like a home away from home and very tranquil in a quiet neighborhood. There are many gorgeous places to walk around the area. A few churches and a fountain that overlooks all of Rome. This place is unique in its own right. There is a bit of Americana in... More 

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Many thanks for your great review! Hope to see you again in Rome and in our place. More 

Pinecrest, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The owner, Angelo, makes sure that you feel home away from home upon arrival by thoroughly explaining all the important facts about Rome: location, means of transportation available at the vecinity of the B&B, places that are within walking distance, etc. The rooms are perfect, well decorated, the AC works fine and the bathroom is fine too. All common areas... More 

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Many many thanks for your terrific review! It was great having you with us, and really hope to see you soon again in Rome and in our place! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

It has been said that all roads lead to Rome. If your road does and you are looking for a first-rate B&B, then consider booking at Il Boom. Located in Trastevere, a lovely neighborhood removed from the maddening crowd, Il Boom is perched on a hill that is high enough to offer an expansive view from the rooftop patio (which,... More 

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Many many thanks for your so great, excellent, lovely review!! It was a pleasure having you with us and I'm really happy you are in love with Rome through your stay with us. Of course I hope to have you here again in the next future. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

The B&B is located at a strategic position especially for those who chose to visit Rome by walk. The rooms, the breakfast area and the balcony are full of charm and Angelo is an attentive and solicitous host. I doubt there is a better value for money in the Centro Storico

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Many many thanks for your so great review! It was a pleasure having you with us a second time, and really hope to see you again In Roma! More 

Liverpool
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

We stayed here during May 2015 and I was absolutely delighted when we arrived, bedroom was great, bathroom was wow and it has such a warm, relaxed and homely feel. So much more personal than other Hotels I've stayed at during visits to Rome. Angelo really was a great host, very friendly and always on hand for advice and guidance.... More 

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Angius, Proprietario at IL BOOM - il bed 'n breakfast, responded to this review

Many many thanks for your so great and lovely review! It was a real pleasure to have you here, and I'm happy you enjoyed so much your stay in our place. Really hope to see you again in Rome. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Quite honestly the best B&B we have stayed in. Angelo was a fab host, very informative and helpful. The accomodation is beautiful and stunningly decorated. We stayed in the Sophia Loren room, which was large and very impressive. The main shared space is eqaully nicely decorated and there is a gorgeous terrace for guests to use of the kitchen with... More 

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Angius, Proprietario at IL BOOM - il bed 'n breakfast, responded to this review

Many many thanks for your so great and lovely review! It was a pleasure having you with us, and I' really happy you enjoyed so much your stay in our place. Hope to see you soon again in Roma! More 

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Trastevere ("beyond the Tiber") is like a faded postcard, a little worn around the edges but still charming. With its wide-open piazzas, meandering streets, weathered Renaissance buildings, and overgrown personality, it's become an irresistible mecca for visitors. Trastevere is an enclave of entertainment - a rotating set of street performers entertains almost every night, and unforgettable eateries and bars pepper its piazzas and side streets. For a trip to the past, visit the southern and western flanks of Trastevere for pockets of yesteryear, less traversed areas with a residual 1960s and 70s Roman vibe.
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