Cheap hotels near Piazza del Popolo in Rome, Italy
With a 2,000 year-old Egyptian obelisk at its center, the Piazza del Popolo is truly one of the city’s most historic hubs. Given the traffic, hustle and bustle around the square, it should be no surprise that the piazza's name means the “People’s Square.”
There are two churches poised in the neoclassical square, including the well-known Augustinian church of Santa Maria del Popolo. Also within the piazza’s confines? An array of fountains depicting the likes of Romulus and Remus, as well as Neptune.
Hotels near the Piazza del Popolo: Staying near the Piazza del Popolo keeps you well poised to check out the city's central sights. Unfortunately, there aren’t too many cheap sleeps on the square, so cross the river to find more affordable hotels near the Vatican & Prati.