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Hotel Sonya

#306 of 1,268 Hotels in Rome
Certificate of Excellence
3.0 of 5
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Via Del Viminale 58, 00184 Rome, Italy
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Ranked #306 of 1,268 Hotels in Rome
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ystad, Sverige
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92 reviews 92 reviews
33 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is situated opposite the Opera house and it's quite near Termini central station. It's in walking distance to many of the tourist attractions. Many restaurants just outside the hotel. We got a room on 5th floor towards the court yard. There was no noise beside some noise from the corridor. Room and also the bathroom was nice and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My two friends and I stayed at Hotel Sonya for three nights in late March/early April. We had very high hopes and expectations for our stay, based on my research, the good reviews and certificate of excellence on Tripadvisor as well as the recommendation by Rick Steves in his books. We arrived around 3:30 p.m. at Hotel Sonya. As soon... More 

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boise
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Sonya Hotel is a great place to stay if visiting Rome. The rooms were clean and well appointed, the bathrooms were fully tiles and looked like they were all new. New showers, sinks and vanity as well as new toilets. The daily breakfast was abundant with breads, pastry, cold cuts, cereal, yogurt., fresh fruit and eggs, The staff was... More 

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port talbot
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here two years ago for the rugby. We all agreed we wanted to return this year. There was 17 people in 9 rooms. Ages varied from 6yrs to 62yrs. Everyone had a great time with no complaints I found all the staff to be nothing but helpful. The breakfast wasn't fantastic but more than adequate. The rooms were... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at Hotel Sonya last week with positive outcome. The hotel boast of its accessible location which is one of the reasons why we chose to spend the first leg of our Italian holiday. It was around 10-15 minutes walk to the Termini metro and about 20-25 minutes away by foot to the Colosseum. There were a few restaurants along... More 

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Sleaford, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked the hotel based on other recommendations and it was a good choice. Although the room is basic, it was comfortable, good storage space, good wifi, tea and coffee making facility (although no milk, I'm sure if we'd asked we would have got some). The bathroom was amazing for a 3 star hotel, the shower was the best! Breakfast... More 

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Regina, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Hotel Sonya 2015-03-10 to 2015-03-17. We found one day staff member super helpful and the rest acted like we were bothering them. They have a small continental breakfast and the food manager is very rude. I am a diabetic so I eat a small amount of food in the morning and make a sandwich for an hour... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We stayed at the hotel for three nights in March 2015. The location was ideal for us as we had tickets for the opera house across the street. The hotel room was clean and there were no problems with the bathroom plumbing. The wifi, on the other hand, was lousy. Also, the walls were quite thin. Luckily, no small kids... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

Clean rooms although very small. Dining staff and those helping with luggage etc were friendly and excellent. However the oldest person on site, located at the main desk was distant and acted as he did not want to see you let alone speak to you Advertised on their hotel site, it states that a ftee bottle of wine would await... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Superb value and comfort. Excellent room conditions, very friendly staff!We stayed on the 4th floor.The room is spacious, very clean,the bathroom also (compliments for that!)and perfectly decorated.The chambermaid it was a very nice person, educated! It was a lovely experience! We hope to return soon!

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