Set in a refurbished 19th century building, Hotel Capo d’Africa is one of the best hotels set in a quiet location two blocks from the Colosseum and one kilometre from the Circus Maximus, the historic centre of Rome. Guestrooms are decorated in a classic contemporary style, with warm tones of ochre, sand and saffron, modern objets d’art and sleek wood furniture. All have air conditioning, hair dryers, minibars and designer toiletries. Business guests can make use of the three hi-tech meeting rooms, each with a direct vaulted ceiling and the capacity for up to 75 people. The hotel’s fitness room is free to guests. Other hotel amenities include a cocktail bar, currency exchange and laundry facilities. The lounge is a light-filled area where deep leather armchairs, contemporary art and ambient lighting make for a relaxing atmosphere. The Roman Forum is one kilometre from the hotel, while the Vatican City is three kilometres away; Rome Fiumicino Airport is 25 minutes and 25 kilometres away.