Domus Helena is a small guest house located inside a monastery in the old city. The place is run by nuns and offers a pleasant and relaxed hospitality experience. Several major sites such as the Coliseum are only a 10 minute walk from you and there is also a train station nearby. The rooms are simple but well maintained, breakfast is served daily and there is also a lounge and large balcony for your enjoyment.

In the vicinity of the hotel you can find the Domus Urea Palace, the Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore, the Church of Santa Preseda and the Basilica of Saint John in Laterano – all less than 1 km away. Not far from Domus Helena there are also many restaurants, pizzerias, cafes and two markets : Mercato Tantrala Rome and the new Escuiline market.

It doesn’t matter where you want to go in the city, you can do it easily and comfortably by public transport, through the Vittorio Emanuele metro station, which is exactly one hundred meters from the hotel. You can drive from there to Campo di Fiori, Piazza Navona and Castel Sant’Angelo, which are about 3 km from the guest house, or to the many sites in the Vatican City, which is 4 km from you. The archaeological site of Ostia Antica is a must-see and is 22 km away.

The rooms are simply decorated and are bright and clean. They have air conditioning, a safe, a TV with international channels, a desk and a view of the city. Wireless internet is available for you in all parts of the guest house.

A simple but tasty and nutritious breakfast awaits you every day in the guest house’s dining room. There you can enjoy fresh pastries, local cheeses, prosciutto and excellent butter, alongside a cup of Italian coffee. You also have at your disposal a shared lounge with vending machines for drinks and snacks where you can relax after a long day of sightseeing in the city and a large furnished balcony. There are also computer stations available to guests.

The reception at the place works 24 hours a day and the staff at the place will be happy to give you recommendations. You can register there for tours and various activities, store luggage and buy tickets for public transportation.

Fiumicino Airport is located 23 km from the guest house and can be reached by public transport in 50 minutes. You can also use the shuttles offered by Domus Helena.

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Domus Helena


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Address: Via Ferruccio, 25, 00185 Roma RM, Italy