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J.K. Place Roma



The Eternal City of Rome is a timeless destination of endless wonder. Its narrow maze-like streets, wide piazzas, unique blend of antiquity and modern sophistication, reveal thousands of years of history and the mystery of civilizations across time. Each cultural tide of conquest and conquered left their imprint in art and architecture. Iconic tributes and sculptured reminders of ancient religions evolving into dazzling representatives of Christianity preside in an overwhelming array of churches and cathedrals culminating in the Vatican and St. Peter’s. Guide books are filled with pages of highlights impossible to absorb on brief holidays. Visitors proclaim their love of Rome, gathering to ceremonially toss their coins to the gods of Trevi Fountain, whispering Arrivederci Roma followed by a wish and a promise to return, to savor more of the treasures found within the wondrous walls.

Benvenuto J. K. Place Roma

Discovering a boutique Five Star hidden gem is cause for celebration for any traveler. A rarefied find in Rome, steps from the Via Condotti’s famed shopping district and the Spanish Steps, is a celebration that must be shared with fanfare.  J.K. Place Roma is that boutique gem, suitably tucked away on the quiet Via di Monte D’Oro, Mountain of Gold. You will believe you struck gold from the moment you enter the stunning lobby and reception from its inconspicuous via entrance. A spacious lounge-friendly lobby opens before you, inviting guests to relax and settle in within the brilliant artfully decorated mirrored walls. Check in with a sparkling cocktail, the warm welcome erases travel stresses and launches your Roman Holiday in style. A view of the relaxed ambience of the adjacent Library and a stroll into the cozy bar and restaurant promises a distinctive stay, perfection for leisure or business travelers.

The inspired design of architect Michele Bonan creates a palette of sophisticated  blending of warm woods, striking marble, and soft textures extending to each of the spacious 26 guestrooms and 4 stellar suites. The four postered king bed is captivating as the centerpiece of a room highlighted by spacious closets designed by Italian artisans, a master bar area with concealed generously stocked mini fridge and snack cupboard, and a marble bath with double sinks, an impressive soaking tub with separate shower, and an array of designer amenities, robes and slippers included.  Comfort and excellence in luxury are the hallmark of J. K. Place Roma and its sister hotels in Florence and Capri. Superlative in flawless decor, masterful design, and unique personalized service with concierge assistance extending from tour and ticket assistance, to private guides, car service, or a personal shopper. Begin each day with the temptations of the breakfast buffet with choice of omelets, fresh squeezed juice, and Italian coffees. Dining in the J. K. Cafe and Restaurant presents a first rate selection of 5 courses featuring Italian and international favorites to entice every palate with exquisite presentation. Relax and enjoy J. K. signature cocktails and wines in the bar or reach for the stars at the rooftop garden bar at the end of a day overflowing with sights of Rome.

Remembering that Rome is most ideally explored by walking, the location of J. K. Place Roma is ideal to journey forth each day with all the most famed sites easily reached on foot, though the mind-boggling premiere shopping around the corner could be a distraction. The landmark Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain, and Pantheon are nearby. A walk to the Forum and Colosseum will also take you to the Victor Emmanuel Monument, museums and cathedrals, restaurants and cafes. And, at the end of each day, your private retreat at the J. K. Place Roma promises indulgent tranquility. Buona Notte.

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