Piazza Navona, Rome, Italy

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Rome City Centre: Piazza Navona Area: Spend Less, Do More

Welcome to Rome City Centre: Piazza Navona Area

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Rome is a popular destination for any history buff. There are historical sites all over the city, so you will never be far from the days of Ancient Rome. In the heart of the city is Piazza Navona, the quintessentially Roman square surrounded by elegant buildings and showcasing world famous works of art.

Like many Roman attractions, it was built on the site of an earlier landmark, the ancient Stadio di Domiziano sports arena.

Central and beautiful, Piazza Navona and its surrounding area is a fabulous area to stay in, as Rome City Centre: Piazza Navona hotels are plentiful and at all price ranges. Guests looking for accommodation in the Rome City Centre: Piazza Navona area will find a choice of luxury hotels and intimate boutique style properties that are ideal for holidaymakers on a budget.

Top Things in the Rome City Centre: Piazza Navona Area

15th century Piazza Navona is a destination on its own right, boasting some inspiring sculptures and architecture. Bernini’s magnificent Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi, or Fountain of the Four Rivers, is the Baroque masterpiece of the square. Stunning 17th century Basilica di Sant’Agnese commemorates 13-year-old Agnes with a beautiful gold mosaic. Beheaded in Piazza Navona, she now lies buried in the catacombs beneath. Nearby, view Caravaggio’s works of art for free in the chapel of the Church of San Luigi dei Francesi on Via Santa Giovanna d'Arco.

Nightlife

For many, the best way to experience Rome's nightlife is to simply wander the streets, hopping from bar to bar, restaurant to restaurant. You'll mingle with locals and tourists, and you'll perhaps discover one of the city's many hidden gems down an ancient cobblestoned side street or alleyway.

Like other major cities, Rome is divided into precincts, each with a unique character and vibe. For young club-goers, Campo dei Fiori and parts of Trastevere have become increasingly popular. Piazza Navona is home to many of Rome’s best clubs, bars and restaurants. Campo dei Fiori hosts markets by day and at night is transformed into a haven for eating and drinking.

Rome City Centre: Piazza Navona Hotels

Hotels in the City Centre: Piazza Navona area is a fantastic choice for visitors who want to be right in the heart of beautiful Rome. Cheap hotels in the City Centre: Piazza Navona area can be found, with some great value comfortable three- and four-star hotels and bed and breakfasts, as well as more upmarket retreats. Booking in advance is advisable and a hotel in Piazza Navona guarantees to make your stay in Rome a memorable one.

Getting around by car

Rome Airport to Piazza Navona:30 min (29.8 km)via A91

Accommodation, driving and car rental

At Cheaperthanhotels and Cheaperthancars we have a wide range of car rental discounts at convenient locations and accommodation to meet all budgets and taste. We really do believe that the less you spend, the more you will have to do when you get there.

Your Cheaperthanhotels Team