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Zen House B&B

Via Sinuessa 19, 00183 Rome, Italy
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Ranked #719 of 2,685 Rome B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I stayed here for four nights. This bed and breakfast was the highlight of our 30 day backpacking tour! Giacomo was an incredible host! He made us breakfast and dinner, helped us navigate Rome, and even drove us to the train station in the morning! There is a kitchen for free use and laundry for a few... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We spent two nights here and from the very start our experiences were great. Giacomo is the nicest owner, and gave us great advice, great breakfasts and even walked with us to show us the directions to a place. Furthermore, when he heard myself and my friend sing he offered to drive us out to a popular city square so... More

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Horsham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Me and my other half stayed here for 3 nights and loved every bit of it! Giacomo was the perfect host, a genuinely lovely guy and has done a great job with the B&B - his 2 cats are brilliant too! The area was great for us, we covered the whole city by foot and thought that Zen was a... More

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Siena, Italy
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

I stay here 3 nights and it's the greatest bnb ever! Giacomo is very nice and helpful. You will definitely enjoy talking with him! Also, he's a generous host: free tea&italian coffee and fresh fruit 24h. This bnb is not located in a noisy tourist area, but absolutely safe and convenient : with several supermarkets around, a very good roman... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Zen House is great! Clean, comfortable, cozy and safe place. I've been 1 night here and 2 nights in a property near Termini, even if termini area is more central, I really preferred the residential district of San Giovanni. Zen House is only 20 mins walking distance from Coliseum and Giacomo gives a map and good advices to get around,... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Nice big room with plenty of space for clothes. Friendly and helpful host. Plenty of hot water and good shower. Breakfast when you want, just there when you need it, good coffee. A relaxing place to stay. Area round is ordinary Rome rather than the tourist centre which does mean a bit more walking but part of the fun is... More

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Seoul, South Korea
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

we travel a lot in Italy, Firenze Venezia Napoli and at the end Roma. Zen House was the best choice we had, even if not central, have a great value, breakfast is yummy is very clean and cozy but first of all the host is relly kind and helpful, he take care of his guests as a friend or family... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

My husband and I stayed here on our honeymoon. While the room we stayed in was not the most private, Giacomo's hospitality more than made up for it. The B&B is tucked into a genuine Roman neighborhood, but the main sites are easily accessible via bus or subway. Giacomo gave us advice for how to get around, what to see,... More

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
2 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

It is very difficult to add anything to the reviews offered below, other than another voice. This is a fantastic base from which to explore Rome. It is tucked away in a real Roman neighbourhood and so gives a flavour of how locals live, but is close enough to explore the plentiful sights that Rome has to offer. Zen House... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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17 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

The host really makes this place, you feel like you are staying with a friend! We stayed in the green room, it was very clean and very comfortable. Don't forget though, this isn't purpose built. It's a house, so you are able to hear other rooms' doors opening and closing. Giacomo gave us such wonderful recommendations for sights to see... More

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Address: Via Sinuessa 19, 00183 Rome, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Wheelchair access
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Hello my name is Giacomo Merlin, I’m mainly a traveler and I know how important it is to find a friendly and cordial atmosphere away from home. If you are looking for a central location, clean, with hearty breakfasts and a helpful management able to speak a fluent English, German and Spanish come to the Zen House.The B&B is located in the district of S. Giovanni on ground floor of a not busy and very quiet private road. ... more   less 
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