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Blue Hostel

Via Carlo Alberto 13, 00185a Rome, Italy (Esquilino / Termini)
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Could not think of a better place to stay in Rome. Fantastic value for money with awesome rooms. Great location to get around most of the major sights in Rome. Ercole (the proprietor) will go out of his way to accommodate you. A fantastic touch is that he has developed his own map of Rome that lists his favourite places... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A brief three night stay in Rome made easier with the welcoming and attentive approach of our host Ercole. A 5 minute walk from Roma Termini train station, greeted at the door by Ercole who efficiently checked us in and gave us the essential tips and maps. A quaint little establishmnent - a little quirky, but outstanding for value. Clean,... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is one of my favourite places to stay when I come through Roma. Nestled right off of Maria Maggiore, it's location to Termini is ideal and it's a perfect, quiet respite from the noise and pollution of the city. Ercole (the proprietor) is a lovely man who works hard to accommodate his guests, even going so far once... More

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Madrid, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Blue Hostel stay reaveled to be just the perfect choice for my 6 year old daughter and me. Extremely clean and tidy, we enjoyed so much walking from the hotel to many different locations in Rome. We could enjoy an extremely nice and tasteful decoration while feeling like living like another Roman family with stairs to climb - which... More

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Stamford, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the apartment in the Blue Hostel and were absolutely delighted with it. Plenty of space, well appointed and beautifully situated. Plus the hosts were very friendly, and we followed just about every recommndation of their Top 20 places to eat in Rome without breaking the bank.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited Rome for a short break (4 nights) with my boyfriend back in June of this year. We were absolutely delighted to find that Blue Hostel was everything we'd hoped for. It had rustic charm with its traditional beamed ceilings and furniture along with a modern bathroom and a lovely host in Ercole, the owner, who was there to... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Blue Hostel is a very nice hotel-like hostel offering nice and tastefully decorated rooms. We lived in the apartment and found it nice and quiet. The staff was friendly, helpful and English speaking. Only minus was that after a shower the floor in the bathroom was flooded because the drain couldn't handle the water.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only had one night in the Blue Hostel, we wished it could have been longer. Ercole is a wonderful host, who laid on a superb light dinner for our late arrival, and the apartments were perfect for our needs. Central location, ideal for exploring the city. Will definitely be back.

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Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at the Blue Hostel for 5 days while in Rome. At first we were taken aback by the simplicity of the accommodations and the location, which despite being around the corner from Santa Maria Maggiore Basillica, is still not a very good neighborhood.It is 2 blocks away from the train station and going in the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and i spent 3 nights at the Bluehostel as a kick off to our two week Italy trip. We couldn't recommend it more highly. The staff was wonderful and welcoming, the aparment suite was absolutely lovely, the location was amazing, and we were thrilled with the view of the church. We would stay again in an instant if... More

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Address: Via Carlo Alberto 13, 00185a Rome, Italy
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Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Esquilino / Termini
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Housed in a former convent built during the 17th century, with an amazing location between Santa Maria Maggiore, Termini Station and the Coliseum, Bluehostel provides fantastic double or triple rooms.Every room at Bluehostel has en-suite bathroom and shower, air conditioning, Lcd TV, free wifi and wooden floors.The rooms are daily cleaned and tastefully refurbished and are decorated with excellently preserved traditional ceilings. ... more   less 
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