Hotel address: Mama Shelter Roma hotel, Via Luigi Rizzo 20, 00136 Rome, Italy
Phone number: +39 06 94 53 89 00
Price from: From £109 a night
Set the scene
The hotel occupies a pair of outwardly unremarkable tower blocks, formerly the headquarters of a telecoms company, west of the city centre. You step inside and – kaboom! – it’s as if a bomb has gone off in a very chic, retro-themed, vividly coloured Italian homewares boutique. There are cartoon goddesses on the ceilings, emperors and pizzas woven into the carpet and footballers’ mugshots on the walls...