The advantages of buying watches in Rome with the tax free shopping

Buying watches in Europe and buying in Europe jewels and other luxury good is very convenient for all non-UE tourists.
And shopping in Italy can be even more convenient than it is in other European countries.

Why shopping in Italy is that cheap for chinese customers, american shoppers and international tourists in general?

watches and jewels tax free

For a tourist coming to Rome, buying a high-endwatch is convenient first of all because of the Tax Free watches and other luxury goods shopping solution. This means that the non-UE citizen can claim to have back the VAT payed for shopping (according to the different Brands’ tax-free application rules) in consumer goods in Countries different from their homeland.

Since in Italy VAT is very high (22% today), tax refund is very interesting for tourists: buying in Italy, in terms of tax refund, is cheaper than in France, in Germany or in Switzerland (Global Blue data).

Tax Free invoice allow to have back a percentage on the price paid in store that can reach even more than 15%, an interesting discount for clever international shoppers. With tax free shopping, the more you buy, the cheapest the watch is!

If you buy a watch in Italy, it means also the possibility to shop with tax free in some of the most famous fashion streets of the world, unique locations in the heart of an historical city such only Rome can be. Poetry of the travel to Rome can be appreciated also while shopping around via dei Condotti, or the renewed via del Babuino, all around Piazza di Spagna, combining your shopping pleasure with the fantastic roman historical location.

Buying a jewel in Italy gives you also the chance of feeling the Made in Italy quality of work: all Hausmann & Co. jewels are designed and made in Italy by artisans that keep alive the tradition of the hand work. Stones are selected among the best in the world, and certified by prestigious institutions such as GIA.

Shopping in Rome means also the chance of finding an historical company such ours: we deal with watches and jewels since more than 225 years. At our stores in Rome Italy we sell Swiss leading brands of watchmaking such as Patek Philippe and Vacheron Constantin since more than 160 years. We take care of the watches of the city of Rome and of the Vatican City from more than a Century. If you buy a watch in Rome Italy or Europe, what a better warranty against fraud or counterfaiting than the Hausmann & Co. name can you find?

And if you are willing to buy a watch in Rome, than you can easily understand that Hausmann & Co. is the main watch store in Rome:

  • sole agent to buy a Patek Philippe in Rome
  • sole agent to buy a A. Lange & Söhne in Rome
  • official agent to buy Rolex Vacheron Constantin Cartier Breguet IWC Blancpain Tudor Chopard Zenith Tag Heuer Porche Design watches

We have four stores very close one to the other, which ensures the best stock in town. We speak English Chinese Russian Japanese Spanish French and German. We are located downtown, in the luxury shopping area close to Spanish Steps.

We look forward to recive you in our salons, offer you a good Italian coffee or a hot tea and talking with you about the best timepieces and jewels. From Monday to Saturday, from 10.30am to 7pm, and on Sunday from 11.00am to 7pm

Check out contacts, holiday season openings and info lines of our stores at the dedicated page.

Should you have any inquiry, don’t hesitate to contact us:

Via del Babuino Multibrand store

Via del Babuino, 63 – Roma
Tel.: +39 06 32110100


Boutique Rolex

Via dei Condotti 35/A – Roma
Tel.: +39 066781347


Boutique Patek Philippe

Via dei Condotti, 28 – Roma
Tel: +39 06 678 40 05


Boutique Tudor

Via dei Condotti, 47– Roma
Tel: +39 06 69380002

The advantages of buying watches in Rome with the tax free shopping

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