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Kennedy Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Filippo Turati 62- 64, 00185 Rome, Italy (Castro Pretorio)
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3 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

OK, this hotel gets its share of bad wraps but for us it is what we expected I.e. a three star hotel handy to all the sights in Rome. Given that, the only issue had was with the size and configuration of the bathroom which required a fair degree of dexterity to use the toilet and shower. That aside the... More

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Kitchener, Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The friendly English speaking front desk staff were efficient. We liked that the breakfast allowed us more than one coffee and also had some fruit and yogurt available for those who prefer a healthier start to the day. The room was basic and clean. The shower is very small with fixed doors, so may not work for a fuller figure.... More

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed five nights at the Kennedy Hotel in May. We chose to stay in the annex which is about a 2 minute walk from the main hotel. We were taken to the annex by a staff member because it was raining. We were grateful as it might have been hard to find otherwise. The area felt a bit dodgy... More

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Canberra, Australia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
19 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose the Kennedy based on its proximity to the railway station. In that respect it was an excellent location, but I did not really feel safe in the area. The hotel itself is quite old and a bit run-down, with creaking floorboards and a confusing layout. Our room, a double on the third floor, was reached by a lift... More

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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had booked to stay at the Hotel San Remo but on arrival we were told that we would have to stay at this hotel, we were taken a 5 minute walk away to this hotel by a member of staff who was very helpful, on arrival the staff were very helpful giving us maps and explaining breakfast times, he... More

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in an annex down the road but still part of the Kennedy Hotel. Good sized room and bathroom with hair drier, safe, air conditioning, comfortable bed and plenty of extra blankets and pillows. The down side is it overlooked the Termini train statation and it was noisy in the evening but the upside of the location was we... More

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed one night out of the four nights we had booked. You could not move in the room with your Luggage. That area we where told was not a safe area to stay, I was mugged just around the corner on our first night, was worth the extra $1.000 bucks just to feel safe, We would not recommend this... More

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Broadbeach, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Kennedy Hotel is located close to the train terminal. That is where any value in this hotel ends and is only of any value if you travel to/from Rome by train. We booked two rooms through a travel agent - one for our two adult daughters and one for my wife and myself. The booking was for four nights.,... More

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Hampshire
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

I found this hotel to be average, neither bad nor good. On the negative side; there was no bar, restaurant or hair drier. There was a continental breakfast of cereals, pastries, good coffee, fruit, cheeses, yogurts, jams, honey etc. On the positive side, it has a very central and convenient location for the Termini station, bus station and various historic... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Italy and especially Rome is an expensive place for tourists. But the hotel itself was a paradise for those who look for an economic bed and breakfast. Sleep eat and than go out, that simple do not ask for more. Perfect location, and good staff that's all.

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Address: Via Filippo Turati 62- 64, 00185 Rome, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Castro Pretorio
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Kennedy Hotel 3*
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Shuttle Bus service Suites
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#178 Business Hotel in Rome
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Strategically located in the center of Rome, Kennedy hotel is among Termini Station and St. Maria Maggiore Basilica. The hotel overlooks the Roman Aquarium, now House of Architecture, and it offers a panoramic view on the neighboring garden with archeological parts of Roman Walls of the King Servio Tullio, 578 to 539 b.C. In a historical building of 18th century, Kennedy Hotel has 51 rooms and 2 Junior suites perfect for families. Wifi internet connection in available in the entire establishment. All the bedrooms are individually furnished according the original architecture harmonizing comforts and hospitality. Rooms are refurbished and soundproof, and they are well equipped with air conditioned, tv satellite and telephone. Tasty buffet breakfast is served from 7,15 till 9,45 and there are two lobby rooms and a small international library. At disposal of all clients a baggage store room. WI-FI internet connection FREE OF CHARGE ... more   less 
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