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Grand Hotel de la Minerve

  • Piazza della Minerva 69 Map It
  • Piazza Navona
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Pros

  • Right by the Pantheon yet set on quiet Piazza della Minerva
  • Staff is friendly and accommodating
  • Some rooms have terraces

Cons

  • Some rooms need updating and lack common five-star-hotel amenities
  • Internet can be spotty

Updated 03/19/2014

Fodor's Review

Once one of Rome's landmark fixtures, this 17th-century palazzo used to be a favorite address for everyone from Stendhal to Sartre along with a bevy of crowned (and uncrowned—Carlotta, the deposed empress of Mexico resided here for a while) heads. However, many wouldn't recognize the former grand hotel since its zillion-dollar renovation two decades ago: results were mixed, from the gaudy (that lobby glass ceiling) to the great (the rooftop restaurant, which allows you to almost touch the dome of the Pantheon). Happily, it retains its prime position in the lovely square that is home to Bernini's elephant obelisk and just around the corner from Hadrian's mighty temple. Though many of the rooms have had a facelift in recent years, several guest rooms still have furnishings that are a bit outdated and worn around the edges.

Hotel Information

Address:

Piazza della Minerva 69, Rome, Latium, 00186, Italy

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Phone:

06-695201

Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • 119 rooms, 17 suites
  • Rate includes: No meals

Updated 03/19/2014

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