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For My Friends B&B

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent accommodation in great location. Matilde was very helpful and a great host. When I ran out of cash, she brought credit card swipe machine next day, advised on which hotel to go for food and negotiated best price for our taxi drop to airport in the early hour 3am. Value for money and getting to know Matilde, gem of...

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Matilde P, Proprietario at For My Friends B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much! Great Guets!

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Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Matilde " Peacock Garden Apartment" Fantastic!! it was everything we were looking for space, privacy, and very well furnished. It was a joy to deal with Matilde. We also viewed her "Formyfriendsbnb" it also was very nice if you are looking for just a bedroom with ensuite, it also has a garden but not private as such.

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Matilde P, Owner at For My Friends B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much Sandra clarify that we are the owner of the "B & B For My Friends", but we also rent the "Peacock Garden Apartment". I hope to have you again as our guest in the future. Happy New Year!

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I have stayed in over 20 hotels and B&Bs in Italy during the past three years, and by far the best is For My Friends B&B in Rome. It is especially well-located, 10 minutes walk from the Vatican and 4 minutes away from the metro line that takes visitors to most of the major sights in the city. The apartment...

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Matilde P, Proprietario at For My Friends B&B, responded to this review

Thank You so much for your review and also for your politeness. We hope to meet you again.

Huntsville, Alabama
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Whether this is your first visit to Rome, your 10th, or anyplace in between, this should be your first consideration for a B&B. Simply put, you could not find a better place to stay in central Rome. This was our ysecond visit to Rome, and when planning our trip there was no question about where we would stay. With a...

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Matilde P, Owner at For My Friends B&B, responded to this review

Dearest David, i thank You so much for your time and your disposability to write an excellent review really useful for al our future Guests. You are delicious guests for me and i will never stop to wait for your visit. Happy New Year!

San Diego, California
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Great location! Five-minute walk to the Vatican! Very close to Metro stop making it very easy to visit all the sights. Matilde is very welcoming and accommodating. We arrived very late at night, and she was there to greet us. She gave us several tips to save money for parking our car and getting around to see the sights. I...

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Matilde P, Owner at For My Friends B&B, responded to this review

Thank You so much for have been our great Guests. Happy New Year!

Reviewed 15 September 2016

We had an amazing stay at For My Friends B&B in Rome this summer! We booked a room with a walk-in closet and a private bathroom, everything equipped with all we needed from fresh towels and sheets to the best hair-dryer ever, not to mention air conditioning which is a must during summer in Rome. Breakfast is right around the...

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Sabina carissima, nel ringraziarVi per il preziosissimo contributo Vi auguriamo un Felice Anno Nuovo e Vi aspettiamo nuovamente a Roma,...

Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed at For my friends B&B in July for 3 nights, myself, husband and 2 boys aged 13 & 9. What a lovely place! The location was a 10 min walk from the Vatican and a 5 min walk from the underground. Matilde the owner was such a lovely woman and nothing was too much trouble for her. She...

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Matilde P, Owner at For My Friends B&B, responded to this review

Dearest Andrea & Family, thank You so much to have been our great guests. We are again waiting for you ;-) Happy New Year, Matilde

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Matilde's place was exactly what we needed for our visit in Rome. A lot of thought has obviously gone into the furnishings and decoration, we loved the art work in the breakfast room. The room we stayed in was quiet and had everything we needed. We also really enjoyed talking to Matilde over breakfast and getting her tips on where...

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Matilde P, Proprietario at For My Friends B&B, responded to this review

Thank You so much for your time and your disposability. Greetings by Rome.

Illinois
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Just like the pictures. Very pretty court yard. Secure. Good location in a local neighborhood. Walking distance to the Vatican. Some cafes and grocery near by. Good breakfast was very good. Matilde was very accommodating with breakfast arrangement and food restrictions.

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Matilde P, Proprietario at For My Friends B&B, responded to this review

Thank You so much for your kindness feedback. All the best.

Dorset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 May 2016

A very pleasant stay! We visited for the marathon in April and Matilde looked after us very well. She even provided an early morning breakfast for my boyfriend pre run which we were grateful for. Good tips and recommendations were given re skipping queues and places to eat. Clean room and a beautiful apartment.

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Dear Chloe, thank You so much for your feedback.

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Staying in Prati

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Prati
Just steps away from the chaos of the centre, Prati is the closest Rome gets to calm. Meticulously planned in a neat grid, quite unlike neighbouring Borgo, Prati is a local favourite for its aesthetic organisation and wide streets lined with a range of boutiques for every shopping fantasy. Nonnis pushing baby carriages and gossiping teens own every inch of the sidewalk, but that’s only during business hours. Once the sun sets, quirky sidestreet bars celebrate aperitivo hour, those evening cocktails that help wash away the tensions of Roman life.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
INFORMATION: Both the B&B than the Apartment are located in downtown Rome, in the Prati district, three and five minutes walk from the subway stop: A Line, Ottaviano-San Pietro-Vatican Museums. The location is great, they are perfect to visit Rome walking or by public transportation. The public transports (they are always available, even at night) are behind the corner of the homes. The building where the B&B is located has a beautiful courtyard, the lift and the porter; the ancient apartment, very quiet, has been recently restored and it is composed by 2 bedrooms (each is provided of its private bath) and one big lounge where you can relax and have breakfast. The "Sun room" is a double bedroom with a king size bed and bath en-suite. The "Starfish suite" is a triple -quadruple Bedroom on two level and it has two king size beds. Each bath is provided with towels, soap, fon and all you need. The Vatican Museums are 5 mins. Minimum stay 2 nights. Legally authorized by the City of Rome: QN 502/100 SUN ROOM accomodates 2 people, with one king size bed, bath en-suite,fridge, wireless free internet, tv, Tea/Coffee set. STARFISH SUITE can accommodate 3 or 4 people, 2 king size beds , private bathroom, fridge, wireless free internet, tv, keattle. Air Conditioned and fans Free WiFi Breakfast included Pick up airport service Luggage deposit & transfer The APARTMENT "For My Friends Vatican garden" has one double bedroom, one living room with a confortable sofa bed and kitchen, one terrace and its private garden where you can relax after the sight seeing around the city or where you can organize romantic and relaxing dinners. A great location, the helpful host, respectful and friendly, the superb breakfast: all with a right price. ... more   less 

Additional Information about For My Friends B&B

Address: Via Famagosta 8, 00192 Rome, Italy
Region: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Prati
Price Range: $119 - $173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“Any if the 3 rooms here are great choices. The loft room is perfect if you are more than a couple.”
  • Looking up to the lift and showing the bookcase which also holds the espresso machine
254DavidB254, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Starfish room has a loft with a twin bed. Great for a teenager who needs his/her space.”
bukupie, 2 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The two level room is larger with a larger bathroom”
399edr, 15 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The starfish suite is perfect for a couple and 1 child.”
DanielleH290, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
“ask Matilde for her omelet..”
musa111, 6 Aug 2015 | Read review
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