Trastevere Overnight Stay

Best discount deals for places to stay in the Trastevere quarter of Rome in Italy. Find super offers for accommodation beside several foreign academic institutions.

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Location of Trastevere District : the Trastevere area of Rome is located on the west bank of the River Tiber, south of Vatican City.

How to get to Trastevere Area : you can get to Trastevere from Rome city centre, either by walking or by using a tram or bus.

By Tram : Tram number 8 serves the Trastevere quarter. It stops frequently on Viale di Trastevere street and at Rome Trastevere railway station.

Tram 8 runs frequently from Piazza Argentina, which is close to the Pantheon and Piazza Navona, to Trastevere.

Another tram line serving Trastevere is Tram number 3, which run from Trastevere railway station to Piazza Thorwaldsen. The no 3 tram stops in Rome old city center at Piramide, Circus Maximus, The Roman Colosseum and San Giovanni in Laterano.

By Bus : from Rome Termini, which is the main train station, you get bus number H to Trastevere.

By Metro : the Trastevere area has no metro stations nearby.

Nearest rail station : the closest train station is Rome Trastevere railway station or Stazione di Rome Trastevere, situated at Piazza Flavio Biondo at the southern end of the Trastevere district.

Rome's two main railway station are Termini train station or Stazione di Roma Termini, located in downtown, and Rome Tiburtina, situated north-east of the city centre.

Rome is well connected with other major Italian cities like Naples (Central), Florence (SMN Santa Maria) and Milan (Cadorna and Central). Rome has daily international rail services to central Paris in France, central Munich in Germany, Geneva and Basel in Switzerland, and Central Vienna in Austria.

Nearest airport : the city center of Rome is served by two main international airports. Leonardo da Vinci/Fiumicino International Airport FCO is the main airport. Rome Ciampino Airport lies 12km or 7,5mi of central Rome.

By Ship : the port of Rome lies in the town of Civitavecchia, a 1 hour drive from downtown Roma. It's a busy cruise and ferry port. There are ferry service to/from the Port of Barcelona, Tunis, Toulon (France), Porto-Vecchio (Corsica), Olbia and Sardinia.

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Rome Trastevere

Rome Trastevere is one of Rome's most characteristic and charming neighbourhoods. The heart of this district is the lovely Piazza di Santa Maria, a square full of students, musicians and performers.

There is an excellent choice of great value hotels, apartments and b&b's in the Trastevere district of Rome Italy. Hotels in this area are surrounded by historic buildings, traditional Roman squares, and cobblestone-covered streets. The Vatican City and the historic centre of Rome can easily be reached on foot.

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Rome Trastevere is one of the cities liveliest areas. The area is separated from the heart of central Rome by the river. The Trastevere district is characterized by narrow, cobbled streets, medieval-era dwellings, and its large student population. Several foreign academic institutions including The American University of Rome, John Cabot University, the American Academy, the campus of the Thomas More College of Liberal Arts, the Canadian University of Waterloo School of Architecture and the American Pratt Institute School of Architecture are located in Trastevere.

The heart of Trastevere is Piazza di Santa Maria in Trastevere, a pedestrianised square piazza lined with restaurants and bars. The Trastevere area is home to an artistic community, which tends to attract American artists and other foreigners. On Sunday mornings there's a very popular flea market held there called Porta Portese.

Foreign academic institutions in Trastevere Rome Italy

The American University of Rome AUR -- oldest degree-granting American university in Rome. The University campus is located on the Janiculum hill, Rome's highest hill. Most of its buildings are located on Via Pietro Roselli.

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Address -- The American University of Rome, Via Pietro Roselli, 4, 00153 Rome, Italy

John Cabot University -- private American liberal arts university named after the Italian explorer Giovanni Caboto. The campus is near the compound of the Italian National Academy of Sciences. The John Cabot University is composed of two campuses which are The Guarini Campus on Via della Lungara, and the Tiber Campus on Lungotevere Raffaello Sanzio.

Website -- John Cabot University

Address -- John Cabot University, Via della Lungara, 233, 00165 Rome, Italy

American Academy in Rome -- research and arts institution located on the Gianicolo (Janiculum Hill). The Academy serves as a "home" to visiting U.S. scholars, and artists having been awarded the Rome Prize.

Website -- American Academy Rome

Address -- Via Angelo Masina 5, 00153, Roma Italy

Rome Campus of Thomas More College of Liberal Arts -- The college emphasizes classical education in the Roman Catholic intellectual tradition.

Website -- Thomas More College of Liberal Arts

University of Waterloo School of Architecture -- university offering a professional program in architecture accredited by the Canadian Architectural Certification Board. The studio of the University in Rome is located on one floor of a 16th century palazzo located next to Piazza di Santa Maria in Trastevere.

Website -- Waterloo Architecture

Address -- Waterloo Studio, Piazza S. Apollonia, 3, 00153 Rome, Italy

Pratt Institute School of Architecture -- private art college and one of the best Architecture schools in the US. It shares the studio with the University of Waterloo School of Architecture in Piazza de Santa Maria in Trastevere district.

Website -- Pratt Institute

Cheap places to stay near American and John Cabot University

Ripa Hotel - ( Hotel located in the Trastevere district of Rome in Italy )

Smart and contemporary, the hotel has been designed to optimise space, light and comfort in a trendy and friendly atmosphere in the heart of Trastevere, one of the most colorful areas in Rome.

Hotel Ponte Sisto - ( Hotel near the district of Trastevere in Rome Italy )

Hotel Ponte Sisto is strategically set amidst the most famed attractions in Rome, including the Pantheon and the Trevi Fountain, literally a few steps from the characteristic Trastevere district.

Hotel San Francesco - ( Hotel in the Trastevere area district of Rome Italy )

Set in the heart of Trastevere, the most beloved and characteristic of historic neighbourhoods in Rome, Hotel San Francesco occupies the structure of a fascinating antique seminary, renovated in 2001.