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Hotel Rex

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Torino 149, 00184 Rome, Italy (Castro Pretorio)
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Ranked #375 of 1,264 hotels in Rome
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
27 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I'm not of the opinion that this hotel can be classed as 4 star. We booked through Hotwire and we're disappointed. The hotel needs an extensive update. Room was dated, and the wifi in room unusable. The minibar in the room was positioned as a bedside table and there was a stale smell in both our room and the elevator.... More

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San Francisco, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It's 4 am. I woke up sweating. A/C stopped working hrs ago. Called to complain. Front desk said "we shut off A/C between 1am to 6 am". Do they mention that on their website ? I'm checking both their web site and hotels.com but I don't see it anywhere. If I knew this, I wouldn't have booked this hotel. I... More

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Rex for 4 nights. They organised our airport pickup which was very convenient for us. We had a great stay. The location is very good. We had booked 2 rooms and we got a free upgrade. The rooms were very comfortable with big bathrooms. The rooms were equipped with tea and coffee maker which was very... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From check in to check out, hotel Rex was the perfect hotel for a week in Rome. Tucked away from the tourist throng, this is a gem of a hotel. Clean, comfortable, welcoming and friendly. Comfortable rooms (504) with firm mattress, clean bedding daily, wardrobe, desk and a mini bar, the main room was elegant, classy and plush. Shutters over... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the rex Hotel alst week for 4 nights, the staff were extremely efficient and friendly and couldn't do enough to please. the breakfast on the roof top terrace was ideal and the breakfast had different hot vegetarian dishes daily. Free wifi worked well too.We had a room on the 1st floor - De Luxe room which was... More

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Aars, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great hotel with sublime service - and the price was very fair! Located only 5 min. walk from the Autostradale busstop (from airport). Breakfast was very good. Only real letdown was the Wifi, that was slooooow!! I highly recommend staying at the Rex.

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Milton, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this hotel as a hotwire secret deal. The hotel is nice and in a good location we had no troubles getting around from where it is located. There is breakfast in the morning which has something for everyone. We barely spent time in the room other then sleeping but after a long day of walking and being on... More

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Carmel, Indiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's not a cheap hotel but definitely 3 star not 4. Receptionists were great, lobby is small and raggedy. Room had a good size and clean. Elevators were old and very slow. They don't have any ice machines and their little dysfunctional restaurant rejected to give me ice by saying that their ice machine was broken. I did not say... More

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Brantford, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in Rome for one day pre-cruise with some family. They had arrived two days earlier & they had stayed at this property two years earlier. We chose the property for proximity to Termini train station (a bit of a shady area) as that was how we were going to the cruise port. We arrived early from our flight... More

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived in Rome by train after a cruise to spend one night before returning home. Hotel Rex is just a 5-6 minute walk from the central 'Termini' train station and the walk is not bad to do even with luggage (wide sidewalks most of the way). Upon arrival front desk staff were very friendly and helpful, providing us with... More

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Address: Via Torino 149, 00184 Rome, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Castro Pretorio
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Rex 4*
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#154 Luxury Hotel in Rome
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The Hotel Rex is a charming and cosy histori hotel located a few steps away from the Opera House and Saint Mary Major Basilica and 15 minutes away by walking from the Colosseum. Our guests and their needs are at the centre of our work and the staff is ready to assist you 24 hours a day. All the rooms are equipped with free WiFi connection, Tea&Coffee maker, Playstation with a selection of films and games available for free at Reception, Sky, airconditioning, minibar and inroom safe. Our delicious breakfast with homemade cakes, quiche and omelettes is served every day in our cosy breakfast room. The Rex Bar tempts you with coffee, cappuccino and a good selection of wine. To enjoy yourself, use the brand new "Rex Fight Club" Fitness Centre with the possibility to exercise with the Wii on a maxi screen or sunbath on the Terrace. Great news are coming: a new Restaurant and brand new rooms are going to come! Come to the Hotel Rex and experience the best in Rome! ... more   less 
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