On A Budget: Top 10 Airbnbs In Rome, Italy, For Under 150 USD - Updated 2021

On A Budget: Top 10 Airbnbs In Rome, Italy, For Under 150 USD - Updated 2021
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Think Europe, and Italy will likely be one of the first places to pop into your mind. Think Italy, and Rome will surely pop into your mind. It is safe to say that Rome is one of the top European destinations to visit. It is full of history, romance, and culture and a trip to Europe, or Italy to be more specific, wouldn’t be complete without stepping into this city. Visit the top historical places and famous landmarks that will leave you in complete awe. As Rome is a top tourist destination, staying in this city can be a little costly. So where is the best place to stay for under 150 USD? Here’s our list of some terrific budget Airbnbs in Rome.

1. Central Roman apartment (from USD 73)

One of the most surprising Airbnb Plus rentals for its affordable price is this well-decorated apartment in the neighborhood of Monti. With one bedroom and two beds, a total of four guests can cozily stay in this unit hosted by Simone. The lovely home is a worthy display of exotic and Italian style, with bursts of color here and there. While the house is centrally located and a short walk to famous tourist attractions, it is built in a quiet district, so guests should feel at ease when it comes to privacy and peace.

Wake At Rome Guest House Colosseum
Rome, Lazio, Italy
353 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice place feel like home we appreciate every equipment (washing machine wifi oven hair dryer music speaker
the apartment feels like a 5 star hotel with its amenities and thoughtful touches
- the kitchen is fully equipped with a proper freezer i really enjoyed cooking there
bed and sofa very comfortable
very cute apartment fully furnished and closed to fashionable monti district
Cleanliness:
this apartment is very clean and cozy
it was also spotlessly clean and the bed is very comfortable
everything was super clean
the place was extremely clean and comfortable
kitchen is clean and equipped for cooking
Host:
simone was a friendly and attentive host
simone was a wonderful host
simone was the perfect host
simone is a great host
simone was a great host
Location:
perfect location and great apartment
- perfect location very central very safe
great location and extremely comfortable room
centrally located making it perfect to walk to almost everywhere
it is well located and we’re able to walk to most places of interest
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2. Noble Suite (from USD 51)

Ready to live like royalty? Well, this extremely affordable suite in Rome will sure make you feel like one. Featuring fresco ceilings like that of the Sistine Chapel, this ornate home is a dreamy place to stay. Some of the other amenities are the balcony, the spacious rain shower, free access to Wi-Fi, a smart TV with Netflix, and many more. The flat is a short walk to the taverns, grocery shops, and the lively establishments in Via Gaeta, Piazza Indipendenza, Volturno, and Termini Station. A total of six guests can stay in this regal home.

Noble Suite
Rome, Lazio, Italy
323 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment was gorgeous with modern amenities and very comfortable
wifi wasn’t super strong but came in handy
we also appreciated the modern amenities (bathroom kitchen smart-tv)
the bedroom had the most comfortable bed and nice couch to lounge on
especially for the sofa bed love it
Cleanliness:
cristiano’s space was clean and roomy
everything was very clean and well decorated
the room was clean and gorgeous
the bathroom was spotless and we loved the 2 sinks
appartment great clean and good location
Host:
our host was super nice
very helpful hosts
great apartment with great host
outstanding host outstanding stay
valerio was very helpful throughout our stay in rome
Location:
good location with easy access to transportation
the location was ideal with only a 5 minute walk to the main train and bus station
super conveniently located next to the train station
beautifully appointed large suite walking distance to the train station
beautiful flat in great location only 20-30mins walk from all main attractions and very close to termini train station
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3. Bright apartment in central Rome (from USD 38)

Take in the Roman sunshine from this bright apartment hosted by Chiara. Boasting white interiors with vast skylights, this home is ideal for couples or groups of up to three. The place is a short walk to Basilica San Giovanni and is 10 minutes on foot to the Colosseum as well. Connectivity to the rest of the city shouldn’t be a problem since the metro station is just two minutes away from the property. While the house is close to restaurants, pubs, and other shops, it does have a full kitchen where you can whip up your own hearty meals.

Extremely New, Bright Apartment in Central Rome!
Rome, Lazio, Italy
449 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
chiara’s place was light filled and very comfortable
the apartment was clean had working air conditioning and plenty of hot water
we appreciate especially the amenities they provided in the apartment they are more than what we expected
the bed is super firm which we loved
small cozy apartment it’s beautiful and fully renovated
Cleanliness:
place was very clean tidy and modern
the toilet was very clean although small
clean good communication i would stay there again
very clean functional and comfortable
very clean and neat place to stay
Host:
the host provided a list of attractions maps and restaurants
chiara is a great host with quick response
chiara was an amazing host
chiara is very helpful great hospitality
host very helpful and thoughtful
Location:
good location for central rome
the location was ideal for us
the location was fantastic very close to the metro
a very good place located near manzoni metro station
super location and very nice apartment
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4. Be classy at this recently renovated studio apartment (from 136 USD)

If you’re looking for comfort at a whole new level, stay at this 35-square-foot (3.3-square-metre), elegantly designed apartment! Housed in an old building in Rome, this apartment is located on the fourth floor. Do note that the building doesn’t come with a lift, so climbing the stairs every single day during your stay might be a challenge! But the cosy yet elegantly designed and recently renovated apartment may be able to make the climbing worth it! Featuring minimalistic colours, this apartment in Rome also comes with a fully equipped kitchen, Wi-Fi, and a washer / dryer. Furniture around the apartment is made entirely by Italian artisans, including the chairs that are from the 1950’s Herman Miller American production. Enjoy sitting on a little piece of history! The bathroom, also recently renovated, is complete with essentials and comes with a large shower area and all-round lighting. Getting ready in the morning is sure to be a pleasure. From the bathroom to the sleeping area, which includes a comfy queen-sized bed, and the living room, the apartment is perfect for couples who are looking to have a cosy and authentic stay in Rome, complete with plenty of romantic opportunities.

This was a great apartment with fantastic hosts. Miryam and Giovanna were very accommodating​ and helpful. Giovanna met us at arrival and provided us with an explanation of how everything works in the apartment, a map and introduction to Rome and some restaurant recommendations. The apartment was in a good location and walking distance to most of the attractions. Fay
The apartment is located near to convenient stores, including a food market called Campo de ‘Fiori, which is also the oldest of its kind in Rome. It is also walking distance away from buses, trams, and taxi stops, making navigation easy.

NEW!! CENTRAL, ELEGANT, ROMANTIC

Address: Rome, Lazio, Italy (see map)

Number of Guests: 3

Price: from 136 USD

5. Get creative in this art lover’s loft (from 114 USD)

Looking for a home with beautiful interiors and tons of sunlight coming in? Then this loft is perfect for you! It may very well be one of the best Airbnbs in Rome. Located on the top floor, this apartment is just a few steps away from Piazza di Spagna and is situated right at the central Plaza de Espana. Complete with beautiful furniture and large windows, there’s really nothing you wouldn’t love about this apartment! There is one bedroom that consists of a double bed as well as satellite TV and a large closet, great if you go on a fashion-buying spree in Rome. Need to work a little? The funky see-through desk and chair will take some of the pain away. High-quality​ bed sheets and blankets will make falling into a restful sleep easy. The bathroom comes with all the necessary essentials. On the roof of the apartment you will find a music sound system, perfect for if you have a small gathering with friends.

The apartment was great! Daria was also helpful in getting us into the apartment early since our flight landed before check in time. The location is perfect and close to many sights. We loved the terrace. The stairs are a little bit of a trek but not treacherous. Melissa
Staying here would mean that you’re just steps away from shops, restaurants, and more. Also, located just 10 minutes away is the very famous Trevi Fountain, one of the top places to visit in the city. Toss a coin in and make a wish!

Art Lover's Loft

Address: Rome, Lazio, Italy (see map)

Number of Guests: 2

Price: from 114 USD

6. Fashion Colosseum's Flat (from USD 34)

A modest flat that’s suitable for couples or guests of up to three is this one-bedroom apartment in the neighborhood of Celio. The district is close to major landmarks, but it still maintains quietness so a peaceful stay should not be a problem. In such a tiny space, the home does have a full kitchen and a cozy dining area. From this apartment, you can walk to the Colosseum, one of the major landmarks in Rome. Some of the finest wine bars, restaurants, pubs, and other shops are within walking distance of the flat too.

Fashion Colosseum's Flat
Rome, Lazio, Italy
107 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were so comfortable and the wifi was very good
the apartment was very clean and beautiful and it had good equipment (air conditioner a heater)
brilliant facilities (we used the kitchen for breakfast every morning- coffee machine was a great touch thank you)
the best thing is that the apartment is exactly as in the photos
lovely apartment with a great location next to the colosseum and forum romanum
Cleanliness:
clean and quiet
super clean perfect spot for a group of 2-3
the apartment is clean
everything else was too lovely apartment that was spotlessly clean had everything you would need for a break
the space was clean and extremely close to the coliseum
Host:
friendly and helpful host
the host was communicative and helpful
host is friendly and helpful
the hosts are very responsive
host very responsive and flexible
Location:
great apartment in a fantastic location
very well located to visit the city by foot tram and metro
great place to stay very close to colosseum
his place is in a perfect location only few minutes from the colosseum metro station
but it wasn't just the location that was great
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7. Comfortable flat in a vintage building (from USD 54)

An affordable place to stay for four people is this almost-bare apartment in a vintage building located in the city center. The entrance is directly on the street, and the room is a modest white with minimal decor. If comfortable accommodation is all you need and you’re not too keen on decor and luxurious furnishing, then this place is right up your alley. Attractions such as the Trevi Fountain, the Colosseum, the Pantheon, and Piazza Venezia are just a few minutes from the property.

Comfortable Flat
Rome, Lazio, Italy
422 reviews
Entire apartment 4 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good apartment with basic amenities
not difficult as the apartment is surrounded by great cafes and shops
good shower and the perfect place to rest your head after exploring rome
perfect flat with comfortable bed nice kitchen and bathroom near centre and most of the sights of the city
great apartment with everything you may need
Cleanliness:
the place was sparkling clean and comfortable
the flat is clean and functional
very nice and clean place
clean & well equipped apartment in basement
the space was clean and had everything we could have asked for
Host:
christian was a wonderful host
staff very helpful and are giving great recommendations
the hosts are truly fantastic
the hosts was very kind and polite
christiano was a great host
Location:
apartment location is great 100 meters from the bus station
easy walk to the main station
great place perfect location in the city center nearest bus stops :)
very near to one of the main station in roma thanks recommend it
location was great close to transit & good restaurants
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8. Relish the sound of silence (from 98 USD)

This lovely one-bedroom rental apartment in Rome provides plenty of opportunities for blissful relaxation, despite being conveniently located at the heart of Rome! Situated just 600 metres (1,969 feet) away from the Colosseum, this property comes with almost everything you will need and want for a pleasant stay. Satellite TV and Wi-Fi help to take care of your entertainment, and a fully equipped kitchen makes home cooking a delight. It also has large windows that let loads of energy-giving sunlight to come in. With brilliant lighting, you needn’t worry about it getting too dark at any time of the day. The windows are also designed in a way that will make the house almost completely avoid the sounds from the streets. Soak up the tranquility and feel fully recharged, ready for your next fun-filled day of explorations. The house is centrally located, not too far from the city centre, but also not too near for it to get too noisy. It is also walking distance from public transport, and the very famous Colosseum is just a 7-minute walk away! You can, indeed, enjoy la dolce vita when you stay here!

Jacopo’s home was fantastic! It has the perfect location! Close to Colosseum but far enough away that you get the quiet and scarcity of people as well. So relaxing! Jake

The silence next to the colosseum

Address: Roma, Lazio, Italy (see map)

Number of Guests: 2

Price: from 98 USD

9. Have sweet dreams and be cool in the CooLOSSEUM Studio (from 98 USD)

Located in one of the top places to be in Rome, the CooLOSSEUM Studio is situated at the heart of Rione Monti, in Palazzo de Ciancaleoni. The building that houses this apartment in was constructed in the 18th century. There are plenty of atmospheric whispers from the past! From your apartment, you can enjoy the views of the building’s beautiful court. The living room boasts a minimalistic design, accompanied with a high ceiling and tons of sunlight. Quirky touches, like the over-sized bag hanging on the wall, provide eye-catching focal points. It almost looks like an apartment for a designer of some sort! Besides the sofa bed in the living room, there is a separate queen-sized bed in the bedroom. An attractive room with plenty of space and a clothing rack, you’ll feel at home in no time. Just a few steps from the room, there is a fully equipped kitchen that leads to the bathroom. Can’t choose between taking an invigorating shower or soothing yourself in a bathtub? You don’t have to here, as this property has both! There is also a washing machine. The air-conditioned apartment is not only cosy, but comes with free Wi-Fi and bathroom essentials.Some of the comedic wall images are sure to raise a smile or two!

It is within walking distance of major public transport options and attractions. From attractions such as Fori Imperiali and Vaticano, to the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore, Fontana di Trevi, and even Piazza Navona, everywhere is just a convenient trip away!

The studio was so nice, clean and located in an area with many coffee shops, bars and restaurants. Ylenia and Francesco were very helpful. Thanks a lot. Hanna

CooLOSSEUM Studio

Address: Roma, Lazio, Italy (see map)

Number of Guests: 2

Price: from 98 USD

10. Relax on the private terrace and soak up some sun (from 42 USD)

First off, stay at this really cosy loft, complete with beautiful interiors and at such a good price! Upon entering, you’ll be surprised at how such a beautiful apartment is available for a really small price. This very spacious 2-storey apartment is located in San Lorenzo and consists of an interior filled with antique furniture. Splashes of vibrant red are sure to ignite your passion for Rome! It also has a small private terrace on the second floor where you can relax in the sunshine or sip on some of Italy’s famous wines in the evening. It’s certainly bella, bella! The one and only bedroom is located on the second floor and, just like the rest of the house, its has its fair share of interesting antique-like interior designs. You will also be greeted with the beautiful paintings that are located all over the house. The exposed brickwork and low ceilings make it a snug den for falling asleep; you’ll be dreaming of Rome within minutes! If you can tear yourself away from Rome’s enticing food scene, the fully equipped and modern kitchen makes whipping up a meal a piece of cake.

Recently renovated, the beautiful and homey vacation rental in Rome not only comes with high-quality linens and essentials, it is also located just minutes away from the bus station. It’s just a short bus trip to one of the city’s most famous attractions: The Colosseum. Other attractions, like nightlife or the very famous Basilica of St Peter, are also easily accessible. Spend your days sightseeing and your evenings partying hard or blissing out in your pad. When in Rome, after all … And, don’t worry, convenience won’t be an issue because the house is situated near pubs, restaurants, and shopping areas.

Excellent! We had a fabulous time in Rome, our host was very friendly and helpful with great recommendations for dinner. The tram that connects to almost everything is within 100m. Alicia

Loft Augusto

Address: Rome, Lazio, Italy (see map)

Number of Guests: 2

Price: from 42 USD

Stay in comfort without breaking your budget

This list just goes to show that you can have a cosy night in the central part of Rome without needing to burn a hole in your pocket! Enjoy your stay!

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