What is(are) your name(s)?
For how long have you been running a B&B?
On 4 February 2011
Please share something about the history of your present bed and breakfast.
My husband and I decided to adapt a portion of the house for a Bed and Breakfast in order to give our daughter Valentina the opportunity to work in the tourist accommodation section since she graduated with highest degree from the Academy of Fine Arts in Rome, but besides that reason, we enjoy to meet people from all over the world to communicate with different cultures as we speak five languages.
What are the unique characteristics of your B&B?
The reason wily B&B Artist is special is definitely the friendly and familiar hospitality, the accurate and daily cleaning, the choice of elegant furniture's that combines the functionality with the visual pleasure of any part of the house, also the variety of our breakfast in abundance that can be served in and exotic garden. If guests want, B&B Artist in Rome has the opportunity to offer a qualified tourist guide.
Based on your guests' opinions, what feature of your B&B has made their stay special?
We hope to acquire the appropriate experience in order to make the guests stay unforgettable, our activity is two weeks old.
Please describe in short your bed and breakfast and its general services and amenities.
Guests have access in addition to their assigned bedroom and bathroom also the dining room, living room and the garden. B&B Artist has obtained the necessary permits to practice, first from the Institute for Tourism and then from the Municipality of Rome in accordance with applicable laws. Authorization number QA 1314 of 10 February 2011.
How many rooms are offered at your B&B and what is its maximum capacity?
There are two double occupancy rooms, Canova and Venus, Canova with the additional sofa bed, so the maximum guest's capacity is six persons.
What kinds of rooms do you offer?
The ground floor room is called Canova, a tribute to the great artist of the ideal of feminine beauty, its masterpieces such as Venus Italica has decided the name of the first floor bed room "Venus". Canova is one of the two bed rooms with high quality furniture evident in the table and the chairs from solid hand-carved wood, the chandelier of wrought iron and blown glass, which reflects the mastery of artistic craftsmanship. Venus Italica is a beautiful and cheerful bedroom, with a femininity sign, a room that gives the feeling of cheerful optimism where there is a large mirror and a perfect "Table Console" for the makeup, a big wardrobe in style covered in glass and elegant dresser "Commode"; on which guests can watch a LCD TV.
Please describe the in-room facilities for each type of room in your B&B.
Each room has air conditioning, heating, TV color, ironing facilities, Wi-Fi internet, bathroom.
Which room is your personal favorite?
Our B&B in Rome has two beautiful and comfortable rooms, personally I do not have preferences.
What do the room rates include?
The rates includes accommodation in addition to the following: diverse and abundant breakfast, air conditioning and independent heating, TV color, Wi-Fi free internet connection, ironing equipment, insurance, also first aid equipment.
Do you offer any special packages?
We can offer a special package for family vacations, to be agreed directly.
What may guests expect from a typical breakfast at your property?
B&B Artist serves in addition to the standard "continental breakfast"; also the American Breakfast, such as Bacon & eggs, toast, milk, orange juice, yougurt, seasonal fruits, ham, cheese, salami, croissants. Without any additional payment.
When and where is breakfast served?
Breakfast is served from 08.00 to 10.00 (in particular cases may be served before 08.00). Breakfast can be served in dining room or in the garden.
Are dietary needs accommodated?
We can meet every need as long as agreed with guests at reservation time.
Do you serve other meals?
No we don't serve other meals according to the Italian Bed and Breakfast law.
Are there cooking facilities, which guests may use?
No cooking facilities are available, it's restricted by the Italian law.
Is your bed and breakfast suitable for children?
Children are welcome without age limit.
Do you accept pets?
Unfortunately we don't accept pets.
What is your smoking policy?
Smoking is allowed only outside the villa, guests can smoke in the garden.
Is there a parking facility on premises or nearby?
Yes, there is a reserved parking outside the villa.
Is your B&B suitable for disabled guests?
Unfortunately our B&B is not suitable for disabled.
What safety precautions are provided at your B&B?
The security measures in B&B Artist are in full compliance with existing legislation, the B&B has fire extinguisher, signs indicating the escape plan, first aid kit, accident insurance specific for guests.
What is your check-in/check-out policy?
Check-in is after 12.30 p.m. to allow cleaning of the rooms, check-out by 10.30.
Are there a minimum number of nights for staying at your B&B?
No minimum nights are required.
How can guests check availability and make a reservation?
The reservation becomes effective by the payment of 30% of total stay through online invoicing PayPal / Bank transfer as deposit to confirm your room for stays over three nights.
What is you cancellation policy?
The reservation can be canceled at any time over seven days from the date of arrival without loss of deposit, full refund if cancellation is 7 days or more prior to arrival date.
What types of payment do you accept?
Reservation over three days staying requires a deposit through a Pay Pal or Bank transfer. The payment in cash of total settlement is required upon arrival (check in).
Is there a special etiquette that guests should know about and comply with?
We expect good manners, no special code of conduct is required .
Please tell us what things guests might enjoy visiting, seeing, doing, etc. in your area.
B&B Artist is situated in a residential district of Rome a few steps from the beautiful summer home of the President of Italy and a reserve nature of Castel Fusano. Guests can enjoy long walks by foot or with bicycle in enchanting natural landscape near-by Roman Civility Villa of Plinio or Ostia Antica. The historic centre is easily reached, and offers the possibility to admire the historic heart of the city in all it splendor, and to shop in the most elegant streets of Rome.Finally in a sunny day guests can relax in the welcoming beach equipped and free, situated at only 5 minutes from the Villa, and to dine in characteristic restaurant facing the beach.
Where is your B&B located and how it may be reached?
The B&B is situated in a strategic position: 15 minutes from Rome International Airport Leonardo Da Vinci at Fiumicino, 50 meters (164 ft) from the bus stop, 5 minutes from the under ground - subway station. All information details are included in the "Directions" of the website.
What would you say to people who have never stayed in a bed and breakfast?
The bathrooms are shared but the guest can choose where, when and how to have breakfast, alone or not.
Is there something more that you want to share about your property?
I would like to thank you for the high professional conduct of your organization. Kind Regards, Vanina.