Since then, as the Munich hotelier Francesco Nitelik (Francesco Nistelweck) literally from the first sight fell in love with the three-story residence at the corner of Ludovisi (Via Ludovisi) and the Port Pinciana (Via Porta Pinciana) in the heart of the Eternal city, just few steps from the famous Spanish steps and picturesque Villa Borghese, the hotel Eden Rome is the title of the most refined hotel in Rome and remains a favorite place of world famous celebrities, movie stars and political elite.
Stayed here for Ingrid Bergman and her husband, film Director Roberto Rossellini, who later became a regular visitor. Maestro Federico Fellini gave their interview on the terrace of the top floor of the hotel with views of the city. Sigmund Freud loved to stay at Hotel Eden during his travels to Rome. A Belgian cartoonist Herge left the hotel his legendary comic “the adventures of Tintin” as a thank you to the staff for caring.
This year Hotel Eden Rome celebrates 130 years since its opening, after which the guests had prepared a series of festive surprises.
Cocktail “Royal Eden”
One of the most famous bartenders favorite was Frid Silvio (Silvio Favot) in the 1960-ies has created an exclusive cocktail in honor of the king of Greece Konstantin II, which is about a year lived at the hotel Eden Rome with his family. For a long time the ingredients of the cocktail remained secret, but to celebrate the 130th anniversary of the hotel’s bar Il Giardino offers its guests to try the drink to the original recipe based on vodka, dry vermouth, Campari, tonic and the juice of a bitter orange.
Dish “Octopus with celery”
Serve octopus with celery was a long tradition at Hotel Eden Rome. Today, after almost 130 years, chef Fabio Ciervo (Fabio Ciervo) presents guests is a historic dish in his own modern interpretation of the famous Michelin restaurant La Terrazza.
Spa-ritual “Gardens of Eden”
In 1889, the year of the opening of the hotel Eden Rome, Italian writer Gabriele D’annunzio (Gabriele D’annunzio), who once stayed at the hotel, he wrote one of his most famous novels “Pleasure”. Inspired by the title of the book, The Eden Spa has created a special Spa ritual “Gardens of Eden” based on cosmetics Mei. Guests will dive into the world of essential oils of wild rose and Jasmine, mixed with exotic aroma of ripe figs, reminiscent of the fragrance of the summer garden.