Convents in Rome

If you're either on a budget or looking for something a bit different, you might want to consider stay in one of the many convents in Rome that take paying guests. While the accommodation in convents can sometimes be a little Spartan, they are often a pleasant and peaceful place to stay. Some convents only accept catholic guests, and can be booked through your local church, but the majority welcome travellers regardless of religion (you do have to be comfortable with the idea of staying in a strongly catholic environment, though).

One disadvantage of staying in a convent is that they often have curfews (usually around 11pm), so if you are planning to stay out late, they may not be your best option. But if you are looking for somewhere quiet and peaceful and like the idea of ending your evenings with a good book, staying in a Roman convent is certainly worth considering. If you don't speak Italian, consider booking by fax or email rather than calling, as convent receptionists are less likely to speak English than their hotel counterparts.

List of Convents in Rome

Below is a list of some Roman convents that take paying guests.

Fraterna Domus

Via del Monte Brianza 62
00186 Roma
Tel. +39 06 68802727
Fax: +39 06 6832691

Suore Minime del Sacro Cuore

Via Fabio Massino, 26
Tel: +39 06 3242984

Instituto Il Rosario

Via Sant' Agata dei Goti, 10
00184 Roma
Tel: +39 06 6792346

Albergo Giusti (Suore di Sant'Anna della Provvidenza)

Via Giusti, 5
00185 Roma
Tel: +39 06 70453462
Fax: +39 06 70453513

Santa Sofia

Piazza Madonna dei Monti, 3
00184 Rome
Tel. +39 06 485778
Fax: +39 06 4871064

Casa Santa Francesca Romana

Via dei Vascellari, 61
00153 Roma
Tel: +39 06 5812125

Casa D'Accoglienza S. Spirito (Suore Francescane dell'Addolorata)

Borgo S. Spirito, 41
00193 Roma
Tel: +39 06 6861076
Fax: +39 06 6865664

Casa Di Santa Brigida

Piazza Farnese, 96
00186 Rome
Tel: +39 06 68892596
Fax: +39 06 68219126

Villa Rosa

Via Terme Deciane, 5
00153 Rome
Tel. +39 06 5717091
Fax: +39 06 5745275

Le Suore Di Lourdes

Via Sistina 113
00187 Rome
Tel: +39 06 4745324
Fax: +39 06 4741422