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Hotel Rex

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Torino 149, 00184 Rome, Italy (Castro Pretorio)
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Ranked #299 of 1,263 hotels in Rome
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Very friendly staff, nice and clean room. Oud kids received some drawing papers and coloring equipment. Close tot termini station and only 15 minute walk to trevi fountain and such. We van recommend this hotel to everybody.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here at the end of february. Staff were all pleasant, accommodating and helpful. At first had a single bed room. Asked to be upgraded as i wanted a double bed and got moved to the renovated section which was much nicer and modern. The location was fantastic. Everywhere that I needed to go was within walking distance.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

You need to go a long way to beat this level of customer service, Laura on reception along with her colleagues were exceptional, always smiling and more than willing to help. We arrived at this hotel later than expected, after calling them to explain we were going to be late, we arrived to champagne and canapés. The room was adequate... More

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Gainesville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I arrived at The Rex by chance... while seeking my 'regular' hotel in Rome, which was booked for that day. Hotel Rex was a pleasant surprise... employees are the friendliest ones ever. The location is wonderful (via nazionale and Via Torino). Close to everything you might need. Beautiful area to walk around. Perfect for business meetings also. And the breakfast... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The location is okay and there are lots of restaurants nearby. We took the train from the airport to Termini station and walked about five blocks to the hotel. The room was tiny but functional and almost totally dark. Our room was 604 on the third floor and the shutters were closed, so it was dark. Breakfast was fine and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I wanted a 4 night tourist stay in Rome so selected this hotel. We found it convenient with every amenity we needed for a comfortable stay. There were no frills and it was not pretentious but we had no complaints and it was ideally placed as a base for seeing the sights. Most places were within easy... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I just came back from my Rome trip. The stay in this Hotel was more then a dissappointment. I was choosing this Hotel for a stay based on the 4*, the avarange 8,0 range on Tripadvisor and Booking.com and the location. This is not a 4* Hotel. Maybe it was way back in 1968 but not in 2014. The rooms... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What makes this hotel a good find is the friendliness of the staff and the attention to detail towards the guests' needs. I wouldn't call it a 4 star, but it serves it's purpose for a few days' stay. Decent breakfast and the location is convenient, close to the main Termini station. Needs a little TLC, but the bed was... More

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wrote an honest review of this hotel commenting on how disappointed we were with our tiny room and how unpleasant it was to use a bathroom with a mould riddled shower, a cracked toilet seat and stained sink and it has been taken down? If you are expecting 4 star, do not stay here. The staff were rude, unaccomodating... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent front desk reception and a quick verbal tour of Rome. My wife wasn't feeling too well and the obliged us an early check-in even though we arrived at 10:30am from Venice. Also PlayStation in every room?? Who does that? Awesome!!! If I come back to Rome, I will stay here and will surely recommend it to any friend visiting... More

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Additional Information about Hotel Rex

Also Known As:
Rex Hotel Rome
Address: Via Torino 149, 00184 Rome, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Castro Pretorio
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Room Service Suites
Hotel Style:
#127 Luxury Hotel in Rome
#272 Family Hotel in Rome
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Rex 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
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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