Cheap hotels near Santa Maria Maggiore in Rome, Italy
Dating back to the 5th century, Santa Maria Maggiore Basilica is considered the city’s largest and grandest Roman Catholic church dedicated solely to the Virgin Mary. As such, it is one of the most visited papal sights in Rome. It’s full of history, relics and artwork.
Tourists line up early to first visit the Romanesque bell tower before heading in to view mosaics, the altar, Bernini’s family tomb and more. Doors open daily, though times and admission charges vary. For more information, visit the Basilica’s Web site.
Hotels near Santa Maria Maggiore: The area surrounding Santa Maria Maggiore is filled with budget hotel options. Many of those listed here are located just South of Termini Station. Others here are located in the nearby Colosseo & Monti neighborhood.