12 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals Near Colosseum - Updated 2024

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Colosseum is one of the most visited spots in Rome, Italy. Local and foreign tourists alike visit this amphitheater as the highlight of their visit to Rome. As one of the new wonders of the world, Colosseum is regularly visited along with other landmarks such as Roman Forum, Pantheon, and Catacombs of Rome. Tourists visiting Rome have so many stunning places to visit as well as food markets to check out in the city. Visiting Rome for a day may not be enough, so it is recommended to book accommodation here. Many great accommodations are located inside or near the city. For cash-strapped tourists, or those who love to lead the local life, Airbnb stays may be their best bet. Fortunately, there’s a lot of them near Colosseum — perfect for tourists who wanted to visit this famous attraction first. Read below for the list of best Airbnb vacation rentals near Colosseum.

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We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 06, 2024.

1. Casa del Conte Ricci Marchetti (from USD 563)

Discover unparalleled luxury and comfort at Casa del Conte Ricci Marchetti. Immerse yourself in the elegant ambiance of an exquisite living room and a fully equipped kitchen, complete with modern appliances and cookware—a true haven for culinary enthusiasts. Notably, the space is thoughtfully soundproofed, ensuring tranquility, and each room is fitted with air conditioning for your comfort.

However, the true highlight of this remarkable abode is the awe-inspiring panorama of the Colosseum, a privilege shared with only 20 residences. Exploring Rome is made effortless, with a nearby cab station and the Colosseo underground station just minutes away.

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The Colosseum is, literally, right outside your window! While visiting this historical structure, make sure that you do not forget to check out the underground tunnels and chambers, where gladiators and wild animals used to be held before their fights in the arena. Half of the history of the Colosseum is hidden here.

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Rome, Lazio, Italy
213 meters (0.2 ft) from Colosseum
358 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view of the colosseum from the bedroom and living room was just perfect
the view of the colosseum from the apartment is breathtaking the space is super clean and very comfortable
the beds were big and very comfortable
it was very clean
lovely and clean
the space was spacious clean and very comfortable
the apartment is very elegant clean and comfortable
the bedrooms are huge and everything was clean and almost perfect
the host was super responsive and helpful
the host was absolutely amazing and easy to contact
we recieved great reccomendations for dinner and the host made us feel at home
i highly recommend this apartment and this host
absolutely stunning wonderful property and host
the location is just perfect
amazing location and cool place
and the location is perfect
perfect location for walking to everywhere we wanted to go
great location for exploring ancient rome
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2. Enchanting retreat in historic Rione Monti (from USD 77)

Nestled within the historic Rione Monti, this meticulously renovated space offers a haven of charm and comfort. The cozy suite exudes an intimate, romantic ambiance and is adorned with an array of modern amenities to enhance your stay, including complimentary wireless internet access, efficient air conditioning to combat the heat, and a fully equipped kitchen catering to your culinary needs.

Embark on an effortless exploration of Rome’s ancient treasures, as this getaway is strategically positioned in proximity to iconic landmarks such as the majestic Colosseum, the grandeur of the Imperial Fora, and the timeless allure of the Trevi Fountain.

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Rome, Lazio, Italy
346 meters (0.3 ft) from Colosseum
364 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was comfortable compared to most of our airbnb experiences in europe and the ac worked well
the good: the apartment is exactly as described and the reviews are accurate
the apartment looks exactly like the pictures shown
overall very clean and convenient place
great communication easy check in and very spacious and clean
very clean apartment well suited for 2-3 people
janira is responsive the room was clean and the instructions were clear
very clean and good location tho
great host and lovely accommodation
very kind and responsive host
janira was a friendly and helpful host
the check in was easy and the host answers quickly
janira is kind and considerate
great location walking distance to the coliseum
great location for the price
location location location super close to great restaurants and the cavour metro station
it’s a great location in a great neighborhood of rome
good location for doing the sites
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3. Stylish flat inside a Roman classical building (from USD 160)

This Airbnb near La Coliseum is located at the heart of Rome, so tourists visiting Piazza Venezia and Pantheon don’t have to walk long distances just to get there. It is also located inside a Roman classical building which makes it perfect for history buffs and fans of classical architecture. Guests will easily find various things to do.

Guests will surely appreciate the spacious and airy interior of the flat. Two large beds inside the single bedroom can sleep four guests staying for the night. There’s a kitchen for anyone wanting to cook their own meals and a spacious bathroom as well. For the guests’ comfort and entertainment, there’s free WiFi, a flat-screen TV, and a heater.

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Rome, Lazio, Italy
307 meters (0.2 ft) from Colosseum
382 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space inside was vast which allowed for laying out and comfortable down time
maria's house is very good very close to the colosseum we live in a very comfortable and home place
at night the apartment was very quiet and relaxing - no loud street sounds
communication was great the space was super clean
the space was clean spacious and stylish
a good clean quiet base to explore nearby sights from
great location & beautiful apartment
so the location is excellent
great stylish place close to coliseum
very convenient location and easy check in/out process
still a great place for our hub easy to walk to all the attractions of the city
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4. Spacious apartment in the heart of Rome (from USD 74)

A family of four will love this Airbnb near Roma Coliseo located at the heart of the city. On their first day of stay, host Augusta will greet visitors and tell them the amenities provided for them. These amenities include three medium beds, free WiFi, a flat-screen TV, and air conditioning for a comfortable stay. Visitors are welcome to use the utensils and silverware in the kitchen so they can cook meals after a long, tiring day of touring Rome. A family with a baby can request a cot at no additional charge too. The apartment is accessible by major public transports and located near tourist sites such as Via Dei Fori Imperiali and Domus Aurea.

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Rome, Lazio, Italy
709 meters (0.5 ft) from Colosseum
422 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great space particularly because of air conditioning
the apartment is a beautiful space
the apartment was clean and cozy
very clean quiet and well decorated
it was clean stylish and comfortable
the apt was very clean and organized
the place was really clean and everything was available
she was a kind and communicative host that made us feel very welcome in rome
barbara was an amazing host
barbara was a superb host
barbara was a fantastic host and provided us with everything needed
charles was an absolute gem super kind and available for any questions we had
great location close to coliseum
it is the perfect location
the perfect location in rome
great location and a quick drive to the airport in the morning
the location is within walking distance to the big attractions and close to the metro
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5. Fully equipped house with a big, private balcony (from USD 118)

Looking for accommodation with a big, private balcony? This Airbnb with a view of the Colosseum also has one with a sweeping view of Roman Forum, and Piazza Venezia. So, couples visiting Rome can have a romantic dinner outside the apartment while enjoying the spectacular view and the cool breeze. After dinner, they can relax indoors at the king-sized bed while the fireplace provides warmth to the whole place. There’s also a single-sized bed available — perfect for a trio of friends. Other than that, this apartment comes with WiFi access, central heating, and air conditioning. Visitors can also look forward to cooking their meals in the kitchen area. There’s a spacious bathroom too. This apartment is a walking distance from Rome’s major attraction including Pantheon and Trevi Fountain.

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Rome, Lazio, Italy
114 meters (373.5 ft) from Colosseum
462 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
book this room for the amazing view from the balcony and nothing else
great wifi had tv but not much in english
the twin mattresses pushed together were however quite comfortable
it was a fantastic beautiful apartment with some very convenient amenities and utensils for cooking
beds were comfortable but again — the view
very clean and felt safe
the space was clean cozy and efficient
the room was very nice and clean
his rooftop apartment was clean and authentically italian with the roof patio
the apartment was clean and had everything we needed for an easy and comfortable stay
mirko was an excellent host
mirko is a great host
mirko was very quick to respond to any questions and was a fantastic host
mirko is a kind and friently host
they were very responsive and accommodating
it is walking distance from all major attractions
located very close to the coliseum and within walking distance to many many attractions
location and apartment is perfect
airbnb is a great location
the location to the colsseo area is good
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6. Cozy stay-in with eclectic décors (from USD 112)

Natural wooden floorings will greet visitors in this cozy Airbnb near Colosseum in Rome, Italy. The floorings contrast with the dark walls and complement the white linens and eclectic art decorations. This fully serviced apartment is great for couples touring Rome and wanted to be as near as possible to Colosseum and Roman Forum. Inside, there’s a queen-sized bed and room-darkening shades for complete privacy. Couples can cook their own meals at the on-site kitchen and wash their own clothes with the provided washing machine. Entertainment essentials like WiFi access and a TV are provided too. Couples don’t have to bring their own bath essentials since it is also provided for. They can also self-check-in, which is great if they wanted to explore Rome at their own pace.

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Rome, Lazio, Italy
178 meters (0.2 ft) from Colosseum
479 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire serviced apartment 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the air conditioning and wifi worked great
bed was comfortable and the ambience was great
euro- shower was fun- large in fact
marco's place was wonderful and cozy great neighborhood and we loved getting to see the colosseum every night
the shower in this apt was amazing and we were thankful for his fancy shampoo
he keeps his place very clean and tidy
(2minute walk) clean and cosy
marco’s place is lovely clean neat and stylish
the apartment itself was great very clean with cool decor
it’s super clean and we loved the decorations
marco is a wonderful host
marco is a great host
marco was a wonderful host
marco was a great host
great host super friendly and helpful
the location is the best
location location location this was the perfect location for our stay
quite possibly the best location in rome
excellent location 2 min walk from colosseum
loved the proximity to public transportation: tram buses colosseo metro station
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7. Charming stay-in for six guests (from USD 120)

Six guests who are wondering where to stay should consider this wonderful Airbnb stay-in. The property is a two-floor apartment complete with modern amenities. The entrance to the apartment is separate from the main building. Inside, the white wall and paintings give off a feeling of a comfortable and airy interior. Visitors can sleep at each of the four beds located inside the apartment. The kitchen has a refrigerator for storing meals cooked in the on-site kitchen. There are two bathrooms inside as well. Guests can start their tour of Rome within the apartment’s neighborhood since there are a lot of family-run trattorias, wine bars, and boutique shops nearby. Domus Aurea and Trajan’s Market is located southwest of this stay-in.

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Rome, Lazio, Italy
967 meters (0.7 ft) from Colosseum
531 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we found everything we needed including some breakfast food and communicating with manuel was very easy
the apartment was super clean and full of amenities we didn’t really get to use
it is a large apartment that would easily comfortably accommodate 4 or 5 people
the place is clean
it was nice and clean
excellent clean and great location
everything was super clean neat and no funny smells
manuel really cares for his place and his visitors place was super clean
the host was very kind and welcoming
manuel is an amazing host
manuel is a great host
manuel was a great host
manuel was a great host
location is easy walking distance to the forum and the coliseum
great location to explore rome
great location for getting around central rome train station etc
super easy walk from the main train station
great location close to train station and colosseum
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8. Delightful apartment inside the Monti district (from USD 95)

Rome’s Monti district is a melting pot of the old and the new. Those who wanted to expereince the vibe in this lively district should look forward to this apartment located five minutes from Colosseum and Roman Forum. The apartment blends antique styling with modern amenities that will please every visitor. There’s free WiFi, a TV, air conditioning and a heater. Guests can prepare their own meals in the kitchen that comes with an oven and a refrigerator. Hosts Roberta and Guido greet their visitors upon check-in and help them out to make the most out of their vacation in Rome.

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Rome, Lazio, Italy
757 meters (0.5 ft) from Colosseum
83 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
roberta’s apartments are fantastic we’ll come back for sure roberta grazie mille
the flat is extremely cute and very clean
very well located and you can literally walk to all the major places
the place is really well located and the space is really good
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9. Fully furnished Airbnb with invigorating interiors (from USD 147)

This apartment is almost next to Colosseum. If that’s not enough reason to consider this space, then a proper balcony with views of the city may finally entice you. Aside from the balcony, this apartment also has a modern design with invigorating interiors and fully featured amenities. Guests can watch their favorite Netflix shows or browse the Internet with the apartment’s free WiFi. They can prepare their own food in the kitchen and eat from the solo queen-sized bed.

The host, Guiseppe, will greet each visitor upon their stay and give recommendations as well. There are many boutique stores, candlelight restaurants, and pubs nearby.

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Rome, Lazio, Italy
352 meters (0.3 ft) from Colosseum
344 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
spacious comfortable bed nice balcony modern
having the living room and kitchen and balcony was such a pleasure
do yourself a favor and book this room you will not be disappointed
the apartment is exactly like how it looks in the pictures
it was clean and modern
rooms were clean and spacious
the place was very clean and tidy and exactly as advertised
apartment is spacious clean and exactly as advertised
the apartment is clean and has big beautiful windows
giuseppe was a fantastic host
giuseppe is a lovely host
giuseppe himself was a personable and friendly host
giuseppe was very friendly and helpfull
giuseppe is an amazing host and also welcomed us upon arrival
the location is just great walking distance everywhere
the location was awesome
good location and confortable
giuseppe’s place was located in a great spot
location is great and near many restaurants and the colosseum
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10. Renovated apartment in front of Colosseum

This apartment is a one-of-a-kind accommodation in Rome, since it is located inside a building built around 1915. Newly renovated to keep up with the times, it features modern amenities that will satisfy even the most discerning guests. Tourists who want to feel at home while visiting Rome should put this property on their list of accommodations to consider. The apartment has two bedrooms, a bathroom, a kitchen, and a laundry area with a washing machine. Guests who work on the go will appreciate the laptop-friendly workspace with free WiFi inside the apartment. There’s no need to commute just to get to Colosseum and Domus Aurea since it is a walking distance from these two attractions.

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Rome, Lazio, Italy
319 meters (0.2 ft) from Colosseum
91 reviews  
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great facilities and an amazing view from the rooftop terrace up the spiral staircase
the apartment‘s terrace had the most amazing view it also was convenient to the rest of the city
comfortable stylish with an amazing view unbeatable location near the colosseum
the apartment was amazing and we enjoyed every night on the terrace overlooking the colosseum
gian’s apartment was perfect for our stay in rome
very nice and clean suite
it's clean stylish and professionally managed
everything is nice and clean
the apartment was modern clean and comfortable
very clean and very nice people
the hosts are friendly and helpful
host was however very friendly and gave great advice
one of the best hosts
gian was such a great host any questions or concerns he was there to assist us
gian was responsive and a great host
the apartment is located in a great location across from the colloseum
fantastic location 3 minutes walk from metro station colosseo
location was great next to collesium
beautiful place in a great location with a few flaws
the location is great 5min walking far from the subway
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11. Big and modern apartment near Termini and Colosseum

A big family visiting Rome should check this Airbnb stay located five minutes from Termini and Colosseum. The apartment has two bedrooms with two queen-sized beds complete with the basic creature comforts for a comfortable stay. There are free WiFi, a TV, air conditioning, and a washing machine on site. Families can cook their own meals with the on-site kitchen as well. Should a family member want to feel the cool breeze of Rome, a small balcony is available where one can also view the bustling street below. The host, Ida, welcomes visitors and recommends babysitters for families.

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Rome, Lazio, Italy
84 meters (276.1 ft) from Colosseum
335 reviews  
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a special mention goes to la licata breakfast and coffee at it best
having two full bathrooms was great for our group of 6 women
we had a wonderful short stay at ida’s apartment
i’d say it the space is comfortable for max 4 people
we absolutely loved our stay at ida’s apartment
house was clean and tidy
the apartment was very clean and comfortable
a cosy clean warm house with a very polite hostess
the apartment was very clean
the house is sparkling clean and really stylish
ida is a very helpful host and a quickest responder host ever
she was very attentive and quick to help us with any questions that we had
ida is a great host
ida was a great host and very responsive to any questions we had
she is really nice and helpful guest
very central and close to many attractions
perfect location and beautiful place
amazing location beautiful character to the building
fantastic location and great flat
we really loved the location
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12. Discreet Airbnb with view of Augustus' Forum

Located along the street behind the wall of Augustus’ Forum, this apartment features simple décor and spacious bedrooms that can house seven guests. The white-colored walls complement the antique styling and give a refreshing vibe to anyone inside. Two bedrooms with a queen-sized bed and a single-sized one are enough for big families. The living room has a TV and a gaming console where kids can play their favorite games if they’re not yet tired from a day of touring Rome’s attractions. This apartment is really geared for families with amenities ranging from a baby bath to a travel crib and bathtub. It is also located within Monti, a chic district known for artisan crafts and boutique shops.

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Rome, Lazio, Italy
108 meters (355.9 ft) from Colosseum
297 reviews  
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment was just beautiful bed very comfy and air con in both bedrooms perfect
foldout couch downstairs makes living room a bit cramped so think apartment best for 4 guests
accommodation was spotlessly clean and comfortable and air conditioning in both bedrooms made the july heat bearable
we had 5 guests and we’re all comfortable
the location was great and probably most importantly the beds were very comfortable
the apartment was clean and comfortable
the apartment is clean and comfortable
good beds and clean house
the place was very clean and had everything we needed
the house was sparkling clean when we arrived and quite comfortable
amazing hospitality bruna is a great host
bruna and serena were wonderful host and made us feel so welcome
bruna is a very helpful host
bruna is one of the most helpful hosts we have encountered
bruna and serena are great hosts who provided lots of information
this is an ideal location
location was beautiful and in the heart of everything
perfect location in the heart of rome
great apartment in perfect location
awesome house and excellent location
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Stay at an Airbnb near Colosseum

There are many compelling accommodation options in Rome, Italy, that are near Colosseum. However, guests should look at Airbnbs to find privacy and proximity to attractions. This article lists down the best Airbnbs near Colosseum so guests won’t have a hard time searching again.

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Frequently asked questions about best Airbnb vacation rentals near Colosseum

1. Which Airbnb vacation rentals near the Colosseum are suitable for families?

If you’re planning a family trip to Rome and looking for Airbnb vacation rentals near the Colosseum that are suitable for families, you’re in luck. A few delightful options to consider are this spacious apartment in the heart of Rome and this charming stay-in for six guests.

2. Which Airbnb vacation rentals near the Colisseum are ideal for long-term stays?

If you’re looking for long-term stays near the Colisseum, there are several Airbnb options that can provide a comfortable and convenient home away from home. A few recommended choices are this cozy stay-in with eclectic décors, this delightful apartment inside the Monti district and this fully furnished Airbnb with invigorating interiors.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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