The Hotel Fontana is close to some of the Italian capital's most famous sights. "It also overlooks the most fabled fountain in the world, the Trevi," says Bethan, adding that "this romantic, quirky hotel is the perfect base for exploring Rome."
Doubles start from 214 Euros (00 39 6 679 1056; www.hotelfontanatrevi. com). EasyJet flies to Rome (0871 244 2366; easyjet.com)