The air-conditioned hotel was founded in 1963, in a historical building dating from the end of the 19th century. It bears the name of President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, to honour his memory. The hotel has a 3 lobby rooms with 24-hour reception and check-out services, which provide a place to read a nice book, relax on the comfortable sofas or listen to music. There is also a bar, where guests may taste an excellent coffee or whatever they wish to drink. Also at guests' disposal is a small international library where they could take a look at foreign books and city guides in many languages. Further facilities include a hotel safe, lift access, a TV lounge, breakfast/dining room and high-speed wireless Internet access (fees apply).
The city hotel is located between the Termini Station and the Basilica of S. Maria Maggiore. Within a 5-minute walk of the hotel guests will find the Terme di Diocleziano, National Roman Museum, Opera House and Via Nazionale. The Colosseum and Roman Forum are just 10 minutes away from the hotel and the Quirinale, Spanish Steps and Trevi Fountain are within 15 minutes' walk. The main bus lines and underground are located in front of the Termini train station, 150 m from the hotel. Restaurants, bars and shops can be found on the hotel's doorstep. The city hotel is approximately 13 km from Ciampino Airport and around 23 km from Leonardo da Vinci International (Fiumicino) Airport.
Each room features a private bathroom with shower, bathtub and hairdryer, a telephone in the room and in the bathroom, air conditioning (in the summer) and central heating, and double-glazed soundproofed windows. Other in-room amenities include a double or king-size bed, satellite TV, safe and wireless Internet access (fees apply).
A continental breakfast buffet is served each morning.
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment.
From Fiumicino Airport, take a taxi or Leonardo Express Train to Termini railway station. Exit on the side of Via Giolitti and take the parallel street, which is called Via Filippo Turati. The hotel is on the corner, by a park, at number 64.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
King size bed