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Via Aurelia, 208 | 00165, 00165 Rome, Italy
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Casa Bonus Pastor
Ranked #641 of 2,715 Rome B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Aurora, Colorado
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Our tour group of 40 US citizens stayed here all week. The hotel is a former monastery so it is quiet and secluded. However you can walk down the driveway and be easily accessible to the Vatican and Rome by foot or public transit right at the doorOur rooms were adequate and spacious . It is single beds not too... More

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Redford, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

I recently returned from a trip to Rome and a stay at the Casa Bonus Pastor. It was a fantastic experience! The staff were amazing ... friendly and very accommodating. I appreciated the family like atmosphere. For meals you could have as much privacy as you wished ... or interact with the other guests with a multi-cultural perspective. I would... More

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Milwaukee, WI
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Casa Bonus Pastor is an outstanding option for lodging in Rome close to the Vatican. This "guesthouse" features dormitory style rooms with private baths. Many rooms feature a view of the Vatican City Walls. Rooms have terrazzo floors and single beds. The hotel is located owned and operated by the Vatican and many groups of pilgrims choose this hotel for... More

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Crawfordsburn, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

We stayed at Casa per Ferie S.Emilia de Vialar across the road from Casa Bonus Pastor but ate at Bonus Pastor most nights. There is a set three-course meal which is different each evening accompanied by an unlimited supply of the house wine. We loved the food. We loved the atmosphere. So we'd recommend Bonus Pastor restaurant to anyone looking... More

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Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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34 reviews 34 reviews
24 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Our group of 4 enjoyed our stay at Casa Bonus Pastor. The rooms are basic yet comfortable and immaculately clean. The beds left a bit to be desired, being hard and sloping toward the middle. Yet we felt very comfortable here and enjoyed the interesting ambiance this seminary turned hotel. The front desk could not have been more efficient and... More

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Montreal, Canada
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

A former seminary, now serving as a hotel for half of its premises and a high-school for the other half, this property belongs to the Vatican. Though all-male non-religious staff (except for one female cleaning person -a nun- I saw) and transformation of the premises into a hotel, one still gets the feel of staying in a college or boys... More

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Peachtree City, Georgia, United States
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

We were with a Catholic Pilgrimage tour, and this hotel was perfect. Good food, convenient to bus lines to enjoy Roma at night, and a convenient little bar on the first floor to unwind after a long day. Rooms were sparse - we had three twin beds that were relatively firm. Convenient to Vatican, but local dining is sparse, but... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013 via mobile

I've been here twice and have been most impressed both times. Belongs to The Vatican and you can walk to San Pietro in ten minutes. The is similar in idea to the Colegio Majors in Spain; religious (Roman Catholic) in foundation but this is a very large place, spotlessly clean, large rooms and free wireless Internet. The older well dressed... More

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Potomac, Maryland
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2012

We wanted to concentrate on Vatican for two days after a 10-day cruise from Rome/Civitavecchia. This hotel provided the best over all value for us. The place has that simplistic but solid feel to it due to the conversion from a convent. It is CLEAN and roomy (Roman standard). We only had one breakfast there. It's not much to write... More

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Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2012

If you are looking for a pilgrimage experience and don't mind a 15-minute walk to St. Peter's, this is the place to stay. Prices are very good for Rome. Staff is extremely friendly and helpful. Always free wi-fi. Rooms are super clean; but, like everywhere else, showers may be small. Bus stops right out front, if you aren't inclined to... More

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Address: Via Aurelia, 208 | 00165, 00165 Rome, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome

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