Figuring out where exactly to stay on your long or short visit to Rome depends on many factors. Budget, personal interests, proximity to historical sites, vacation activity planning, etc. Using Wimdu to find a vacation rental or apartment in Rome will prove to be an excellent decision, thanks to the quantity of high-quality listings available. The best plan of action for a Rome first-timer would be to find an apartment in the old city near the Pantheon or Colosseum. An alternative area for accommodation in Rome would be around Barberini station, just on the outskirts of the old city center, or the Cipro neighborhood right next to Vatican City. The Trastevere district, just south of the old city, is good for nightlife. For more luxurious apartments or flats for rent, the famous Via Veneto north of Barberini is the perfect area.