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Hotel Selene Roma

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via del Viminale, 8 | Renovated Hotel Near Termini Rail Station, 00184 Rome, Italy (Castro Pretorio)
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Ranked #111 of 1,267 hotels in Rome
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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Spokane, Washington
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel is located to Republica which also features a metro stop. The rooms are of average size and the beds are comfortable. There are effective air conditioning units and the bathroom was nice and being an American it felt "normal". The breakfast is okay but lacks variety, but luckily there is a delicious gelato place that has large portions... More

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G_Milano, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Selene Roma, responded to this review

Dear Steeler06, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay with us. We are delighted to see that you enjoyed your stay and the amenities that you have found in the room. We are also pleased to read that you have found the beds to be comfortable. We hope to be able to welcome... More

Montreal, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We are a family of four who stayed at the Selene Roma for five nights in May 2014. We had a quad room which was very comfortable. The hotel is well located, sights within walking distance. Staff is very friendly and helpful. Hotel is very clean. Would definitely return to this property.

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G_Milano, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Selene Roma, responded to this review

Dear GiannoneFamily Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay with us. We are very pleased to see you enjoyed the location of the hotel as well as finding our staff friendly and helpful, the Family Room comfortable and that you had noticed the cleanliness of our hotel. I will make sure your comments are... More

Rockville, MD
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147 reviews 147 reviews
39 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I chose this hotel based on the good reviews, and we're glad we did. We stayed here for 4 nights last week, and it was a very pleasant stay. Most of my comments are similar to other reviewers but I'll describe our experience anyway. We walked from the Termini station using the good directions the hotel had... More

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G_Milano, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Selene Roma, responded to this review

Dear Freedshop, many thanks for taking the time to leave your detailed feedback following your recent stay at the Hotel Selene Roma. I was really pleased that you enjoyed the room upgrade+ the additional discounts; as you have specified, i can confirm that only direct reservations made through our website, email or telephone, can take advantage of these opportunities. On... More

Brisbane, Australia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
26 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Close to the main railway station was a bonus for us. Once we arrived we were greeted by the most professional of staff that were so helpful during our short visit. We were given helpful hints on how to see as much of Rome as one can on a short stay. Without this help and advice our stay would have... More

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G_Milano, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Selene Roma, responded to this review

Dea Doug-Jeannie, We truly appreciate your choosing to stay with us and also your stunning review of our hotel. As you have mentioned in your review, we are in a great location for exploring all that Rome has to offer and we are very proud of our friendly and professional staff. Thank you very much for your lovely recommendations to... More

The Hague, The Netherlands
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 4 nights in June. All staff was very helpful (we had a LOT of questions) and friendly, our room and bathroom were clean, spacious and comfortable. Rome noises barely bothered us (not much can be done about the car horns in traffic). Breakfast was lovely - something for everyone. We would definitely go back.

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G_Milano, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Selene Roma, responded to this review

Dear Amy, thank you for taking the time to write such a great review, It is truly appreciated. The entire staff do their best to ensure that each guest is looked after personally, so it’s good to know that you felt they contributed positively to your overall stay. I have passed on your kind words to the front office team... More

Kitchener, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this boutique hotel. The newly renovated rooms were very large and comfortable. We liked the little extras in the room, kettle and packets of tea, small bar refrigerator and thick luxury towels. Staff were excellent. We liked being close to transportation and we used the Leonardo Express train both to and from the airport. Lots of restaurant and bistro... More

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G_Milano, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Selene Roma, responded to this review

Dear Collen, thank you very much for marvellous review. I am very happy to read that you have had an enjoyable stay here with us and that both the service and the location were so to your satisfaction. I am especially glad that you have appreciated the complimentary amenities that we provide in our rooms: i can definitely say that... More

Florida, USA
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Selene's staff was very accommodating, the hotel clean and modernized, and even with a corner room, quiet at night. The location near enough to the train station was perfect for rolling baggage, as well as close to all city transportation---even though Rome is a walking city, if you really want to experience the full flavor. The reviewer who was negative... More

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G_Milano, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Selene Roma, responded to this review

Dear MrTip, thank you for your wonderful review of the Hotel Selene Roma. I am also very pleased to read that you appreciated the hotel's style and decoration: all our 40 rooms are now renovated and redesigned so it is always very gratifying to receive praises. I am glad that you have enjoyed our offer for the breakfast buffet in... More

London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Hotel Selene for 4 nights. It's a great hotel, room was comfortable and very clean. Good selection of food at breakfast and the staff were very helpful and pleasant. I had concerns about the area around the Termini station before I stayed here based on what I had read but these were unfounded and it was a... More

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G_Milano, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Selene Roma, responded to this review

Dear Lauren, I am delighted to read such a great review. It is such a joy to read that our team has been helpful and pleasant at every opportunity they had. I am especially pleased that you found our location convenient: you've figured it out from yourselves that we are located on the "bright side" of Termini Station, right next... More

Toronto
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59 reviews 59 reviews
23 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a cute little hotel within a 5 minute walk to Termini station. The hotel was clean and comfortable, also more modern than many in Rome. The room was small, however this was to be expected. Located near tons of great restaurants and close to metro stations, however a little far if you are looking to walk to some... More

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G_Milano, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Selene Roma, responded to this review

Dear BarbadosBum, Thank you for taking the time to share your wonderful review following your recent visit. It is wonderful to read that you had an outstanding stay with us at the Hotel Selene Roma.. Your comments regarding our staff are most appreciated. We invest heavily in training the team to provide first class customer care and make sure our... More

Columbus, Ohio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location was fantastic, so close to the Termini train station... maybe an 8 minute walk in a very safe area. Our rooms were big, nice and clean, but it was the friendly helpful staff who really made our stay pleasurable! We had a 7:30AM train to Herculaneum one day, and the staff prepared "breakfast to go" bags for us... More

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G_Milano, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Selene Roma, responded to this review

Dear AndyMindy, I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your visit and that we met your expectations. I am pleased that you were happy with your room, finding it to be big and comfortable. But thank you very much especially for mentioning our staff's service: our staff take great interest in our guests to ensure that they are comfortable... More

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Address: Via del Viminale, 8 | Renovated Hotel Near Termini Rail Station, 00184 Rome, Italy
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Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Castro Pretorio
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Selene Roma 3*
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Beverage Selection Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Airport Transportation
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#84 Family Hotel in Rome #91 Business Hotel in Rome #96 Romantic Hotel in Rome
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The Hotel Selene is the perfect hotel for both leisure and business. It is located in the heart of Rome, at the crossroads of culture, history and shopping, in a privileged position very close to the following tourist sites: Piazza della Repubblica, Termini station, Trevi Fountain, Colosseum, Roman Forum, the Spanish Steps, Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore , Diocletian Bath, Teatro dell'Opera, dell'Esposizioni Palace, Basilica of Santa Maria degli Angeli, St. Peter in Chains, the Palazzo Venezia. Vatican City and St. Peter's Basilica can be reached in 10 minutes by using from Piazza della Repubblica the line A of Rome's Subway. Most of our 40 rooms overlook Via del Viminale or Via Principe Amedeo, two very quiet streets with little traffic. Hotel Selene Roma has recently renovated its 40 rooms: the decor of Hotel Selene Roma is simple yet elegant and classic and instantly creates a relaxing atmosphere. Book on the hotel's official website in order to get advantage of the best deals. ... more   less 
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