Love it or hate it, Rome has an allure all its own. Best to be wise about where you stay.
The eternal city is one of the most magical places on Earth. And, it can also be exhausting. It's loud and chaotic -- which is part of its charm but for the novice traveler, it can quickly become overwhelming. Where you stay matters (in any city) but especially in Rome it's directly related to how much you will enjoy your time in the capital of the world.
Here our some of our top recommendations:
And here's a great list of centrally located boutique hotels. Our favorite areas in the city center? Hard to choose but... Campo dei Fiori, Piazza Navona, the Pantheon and Trastevere are all dreamy.