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Hotel Sonya

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Del Viminale 58, 00184 Rome, Italy (Castro Pretorio)
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Ranked #284 of 1,265 Hotels in Rome
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Mercer Island, Washington
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11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

When planning to stay alone in Rome for 6 additional days last Fall after my travel companion home, I booked a room at this small/family-operated hotel near the train station because it was recommended by our local travel guide/writer, Rick Steves. I was at first concerned that it might be too noisy or lack character in such a busy section... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice, clean hotel. Nice breakfast and and waiters are doing a really good job. Nice people and nice atmosphere. The room has tea and coffee making facilities, but no milk. Wi-fi worked well. However, it would be nice to have some more stuff in the bathroom - there is only 1 piece of tiny soap and shampoo/bath liquid sachet per... More 

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Belton, South Carolina
12 reviews 12 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we arrived a nice young man took our luggage and showed us the room. He was very helpful and friendly. Our room was an average size room for a hotel in Rome. The room was clean and the bed was comfortable. The TV worked well and we could get several channels. There was a coffee maker in the room... More 

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Krakow, Poland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is well situated very close to Termini, not so far from city center. Really friendly personel would help and answere any question. The room was tidy but it need to be refreshed soon. Bathrom very small but ok anyway if you are big size it could be a problem. In general 4/5.

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Hangzhou, China
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I arrived the hotel at 11:30PM and was told that my reservation was canceled without any prior notice. The receptionist firstly tell me that i canceled my reservation by myself. After I show my booking NO. to him, he introduced me to another hotel. though they reduced the room rate, I was so tired to run from one hotel to... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I made reservation in this hotel for my stay early December and Return late December 2014. I was given a room with seemingly only a 3/4 size bed in it and no other furniture? As baths have all been built after these old buildings they are to be expected higher than the sleeping floor however this room had a bath... More 

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Helsingborg, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

Excellent location near everything included buses and trains. Friendly staff and they can said English. Great breakfast. Nice variety of restaurants nearby if you want to try some Italian cuisine , rooms kind of small but fine for staying a few days. As other review mention, the air conditioner isn't working properly so it can be a little annoying, Noise... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 via mobile

Hotel Sonya is a reasonably priced Rick Steves hotel with an elevator after you get up the one set of 8 – 10 steps. If you are driving the car park is about ½ block away and was 32 euro. Breakfast was included, was decent and was typical with excellent service. The hallways were interestingly warm to hot and the... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

I booked Hotel Sonya in March 2014 for a trip to Rome in November. I booked this hotel on the advice of Rick Steves. It is a good area--close to attractions, etc. My arrival went very well. The staff is courteous and their English is very good. They were very helpful with information and taxi's, etc. The room itself was... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Got this hotel for me and 2 mates as it was the cheapest hotel that seemed fairly nice and in a good location. It was great. We got there a couple of hours before check in and were wondering whether they'd let us check in or not but a soon as we got there they took us up to our... More 

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Address: Via Del Viminale 58, 00184 Rome, Italy
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Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Castro Pretorio
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Sonya 3*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
Sonya Hotel Rome
Hotel Style:
#114 Family Hotel in Rome
#237 Romantic Hotel in Rome

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