The exhibitions scheduled in Rome 2021/2022

In this last part of the year and for the first months of next year, Rome celebrates 3 great artists with dedicated exhibitions. The spotlight is on Klimt, Caravaggio and Salgado. Klimt. The Secession and Italy “at Palazzo Braschi Gold and the innovative use of color, landscapes idealized in shapes and colors, and then the […]

An all-female family history

On April 6th 2020 the Fenix Hotel celebrated its 60th anniversary. We are very proud to be hoteliers by tradition. We aren’t a historically important hotel but we are a hotel with a history: our grandparents, after having opened and run a hotel and restaurant near Via Cavour from 1920 to 1960, decided to move […]

The best home-made ice-cream in Rome?

Have fun deciding on which is the best homemade ice-cream in Rome. Let’s face it, no-one makes Gelato like the Italians. The story goes that Caterina de’ Medici took the recipe with her to France when she married Henry II in 1533. Nowadays, we can find ice-cream in all corners of the world, a bit […]

Raffaello exhibition in Rome

The biggest art exposition ever dedicated to the genius Raphael Sanzio opened in Rome on March 4th 2020. Raphael is thought to have moved to Rome towards the end of 1508, when, on the recommendation of Donato Bramante, he was summoned by Pope Julius II in person to make up the team of artists from […]

Hotel near the Luiss University in Rome

In the Trieste neighbourhood of Rome, among the splendid Liberty buildings, there is the famous Luiss Guido Carli University. It is a prestigious university that, in recent decades, has acquired a role of primary importance at National level. The Fenix Hotel has for ever been a trusty partner for the Luiss, and not only because […]