The d'Inghilterra Rome is an exclusive and elegant 5-star boutique hotel offering refined elegance and comfort accompanied by sophisticated standards of service within the intimate atmosphere of a private home. The hotel is located at the heart of Rome's designer shopping district around Via Condotti, moments from the Spanish Steps and a short walk to the Trevi Fountain. The property is also very close to the wonderful and green area of Villa Borghese with its famous Borghese Gallery and Museum. The metro stop Spagnais only 5 mins walking and from there Termini central train station with direct connections to airports is only 3 stops away. The original building dates back to the 16th century, when it was built to serve as guest quarters for the nearby palazzo of the illustrious Torlonia family. Since that time the hotel has built a reputation as the preferred Roman base for an elite international clientele. Dignified décor runs throughout, especially in the common areas, which boast period furniture and Neapolitan paintings at every turn. A favourite meeting place for Roman insiders, Cafe Romano is ideal for a light lunch, an elegant snack, or an exquisite tour through a world of delectation and high gastronomy. The restaurant is open every day without interruption from ten in the morning to past midnight, and customers can choose a table out of doors or in Cafe Romano's elegant interior, among 19th century paintings and modern objets d'art. Guests staying are also invited to take breakfast in the beautiful, frescoed breakfast room, decorated with a delightful trompe l'oeil depicting an enchanted garden setting. Every room is different, but most affect an aristocratic air, with generous marble bathrooms, Baroque mirrors, oriental carpets, the period furniture, delightful antiques, silk and damask fabrics. Classic guestrooms are 18sqm and feature air-conditioning, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels and DVD player, radio, daily newspaper and bathrobe. Wired internet is available in the hotel rooms and charges are applicable.