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La Gensola in Trastevere

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Greater Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've been here six or so times over the years and have always returned. This year was the first time I'd been disappointed. Both the service and quality of the food had slipped. I'll give it another try when next I'll in Rome and maybe comment to them on arrival that the last experience was below standard. Give them a... More 

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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved our stay here, it was fantastically located in the heart of the city for most things to be walkable, but just away from it enough to not be affected by noise etc. Trastevere was a great place to base yourself to get a feel for Rome, just watch out for loads of touristy restaurants, but also some great... More 

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Schlebusch, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful apartment, well equipped. Perfect for our 3-day stay. Very good location, friendly and helpful landlords. An outstanding place to use as a homebase (or: romebase ;-)) for a stay in the city. Highly recommended,

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in La Gensola for 5 nights and really enjoyed it, particularly for the location. Away from the hustle and bustle of the main tourist areas, it was great to retreat to this apartment. Arrival process was great and we were in a hurry to make a tour so didn't get the full run down on how to use... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Great location. Walking distance to all major attractions. Upon arrival, which was confirmed fee days beforehand, we were greated by the cleaner and one very messy/unclean apartment. There is no reception area, so we were taken straight to the apartment. We were told that they were expecting us later that day, but in my email i clearly indicated our time... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

Great apartment with the perfect location in Trastevere in a small square with a nice restaurant. Walking distance to the cosy walking streets and restaurants in Trastevere. The apartment is beautiful and everything works The staff is very helpfull and easy to communicate with. If you are very noise-sensitive it can be a little noisy in the evening because of... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

We recently spent five nights at La Gensola and loved it. The apartment was spacious and clean and was in a great area. It's great for people who want to feel like they (temporarily) live in Rome. I wouldn't recommend it if you need any concierge services during your trip since this isn't an actual hotel, but I personally like... More 

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Exeter
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016

An ideal apartment for our first time in Rome - We stayed for a long weekend and loved the location. Ideal for site seeing and for spending the evenings wondering through stunning cobbled streets finding places to eat. Could not recommend the apartment enough. We stayed in Apartment 3 which is at the top of some pretty steep stairs so... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

My brother and I stayed in the 2 apartments for only one night. They could be connected if you unlock a door but they are totally separate each with one bedroom, one bathroom and a kitchen and living room. The apartments are very, very modern. Everything looks like it was just remodeled. The location is great, depending on where you... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

Great location in Trastavere, so easy to get to by tram, great spacious apartment & warm welcome. A perfect self-contained place to stay. Fun to stay in Trastavere with great bars & restaurants Internet works well so helped us get our bearings, as did the owner who gave us maps & restaurant recommendations. The train to Trastavere then tram is... More 

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Staying in Trastevere

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Trastevere
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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La Gensola in Trastevere is an old building of 17th century completely renovated in 2011, and now offers the following types of apartments: APARTMENTS FOR 2 OR 3 PERSONS Comprises of 1 double bedroom, living area with sofa bed, kitchenette and bathroom. APARTMENTS FOR 4 OR 5 PERSONS Comprises of 2 double bedrooms ( on request single beds available in one bedroom), living area with sofa bed, kitchenette and 2 bathrooms ALL APARTMENTS OFFER : - Kitchenette with refrigerator, stove and microwave - Underfloor heating and air conditioning - All bathrooms have a shower - Towels and bed linen - Hairdryer -Satellite TV - Wi Fi Internet - Washing machine, ironing board and iron - Safety deposit box - Traditional terracotta floors - Exposed wood beam ceilings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Gensola in Trastevere

Address: Via della Gensola 55, 00153 Rome, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Trastevere
Price Range: $121 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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