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Friday, November 26, 2010

Travel Advice: My Stay at Leon's Place Hotel - Rome

Our second hotel. Created by Hotel Philosophy, the brand behind Maison Moschino in Milan.

Leon's Place Hotel is a design boutique quiet hotel set in a hundreds' of years old palace. Peaceful and very trendy. We loved everything about this 56 room hotel. The decor was impeccable, and inspirational. The lobby area centered with a velvet black swing coming becoming one with the huge crystal chandelier adorned with black feathers. Long velvet dark colored draperies. A contemporary theme made out of blacks, light greys, silvers, and purples. Sweetest staff. Great breakfast buffet in its eclectic fuschia colored restaurant. Large iPad-like screen in the reception area.

The only con to the hotel is its location. You need a taxi to go to other places in the city. I imagine the Spanish Steps' area to be approximately a 30+ min walk from the hotel. It is located in the Via XX Settembre, a very elegant part of the city, where you will find luxury hotels like the St. Regent Hotel close by.

4 comments:

  1. Your way of describing anything always makes it more appealing to me haha. Did you try the swing?

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  2. No, I was kinda afraid I'll break it or worst, cause the chandelier to fall! Although one of the hotel personel assured me it was ok and I had to try it

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  3. Great pictures.Thanks for the useful theme. I've been in thid hotel and it is amazing there. Regards from Waldorf Roma

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  4. Beautiful interior. The person who has strong imagination power can become a successful Interior designer. If your imagine power is not good then how can you imagine beautiful interiors.

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