Hotels near Ghetto
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Rome's Jewish residents have shaped the city's history since imperial times, serving as political advisors, working in key trades, constructing the Colosseum and inventing Roman dishes like carciofi alla giudia (Jewish-style fried artichokes). But in 1555, Pope Paul IV revoked their rights, requiring Roman Jews to relocate near the fish market at Rome's ancient Teatro Marcello. Napoleon lifted the restrictions in 1798, but Roman Jews only gained full rights as citizens after Rome joined the independent Kingdom of Italy in 1870. The community celebrated by commissioning the art nouveau Great Synagogue, which now houses Rome's Jewish Museum. But with the rise of Italian fascism and the Nazi occupation of Rome, more than 1,000 Ghetto residents were deported to Auschwitz death camps. Yet the community stood its ground, and the Ghetto remains a center for study, culture and Roman Jewish cuisine, including the city's signature fish stew and potato pizza. Security has been tight in the Ghetto ever since politically motivated attacks on the synagogue in the 1970s, so bring your passport and expect bag checks on religious holidays.

Hipmunk's Best Hotels near Ghetto

Welcome Hotel e Residences
Welcome Hotel e Residences
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8.1
Excellent
Via Giovanni Amendola 7, Rome
from $54
Morgana Hotel
Morgana Hotel
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8.2
Excellent
Via Filippo Turati , 33 -37, Rome
from $93
Duca D'Alba Hotel
Duca D'Alba Hotel
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8.4
Excellent
Via Leonina 14, Rome
from $86
Hotel San Francesco
Hotel San Francesco
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8.6
Excellent
Via Jacopa de' Settesoli 7, Rome
from $68
Grand Hotel Plaza
Grand Hotel Plaza
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7.5
Good
Via Del Corso 126, Rome
from $200
Boutique Hotel Trevi
Boutique Hotel Trevi
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7.3
Good
Via delle Muratte 90/92, Rome
from $122
Grand Hotel Olympic
Grand Hotel Olympic
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6.8
Good
Via Properzio 2/a, Rome
from $110
UNA Hotel Roma
UNA Hotel Roma
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8.8
Excellent
Via Giovanni Amendola 57, Rome
from $172
Hotel Napoleon
Hotel Napoleon
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8.8
Excellent
Piazza Vittorio Emanuele II105, Rome
from $99
Colosseum
Colosseum
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8.3
Excellent
Via Sforza 10, ROME
from $125