Need to know
Sixteen, including two suites.
Noon, but flexible for a €100 charge, subject to availability. Earliest check-in, 2pm.
Double rooms from $220.62 (€193), excluding tax at 10 per cent. Please note the hotel charges an additional local city tax of €7.00 per person per night on check-out.
Rates include breakfast (€30 each).
Live the ultimate Italian experience by taking the house Lamborghini out for a spin. Rentals are for 12 or 24 hours.
At the hotel
Library and free WiFi throughout. In rooms: flatscreen TV, DVD player, iPod dock, Acqua di Parma bath products, minibar, free bottled water and newspapers.
Our favourite rooms
The ground-floor Junior Suite is spacious, furnished with a glossy leather table and velvet drapes, and you can gaze out at the Colosseum through the shuttered windows above the bath. All rooms except Prestige and Executive overlook the mighty monument.
Binoculars to inspect the Forum from your bedroom; gladiator sandals.
Check for private functions in the restaurant during your stay, as this will mean it's closed to guests.
There’s no charge for cots or extra beds. A local nanny can babysit for €40 an hour with 48 hours’ notice. The restaurant has a children’s menu.