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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 #262 of 1,264 hotels in Rome
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days 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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The hotel is just around the corner from the central train station and to the most popular things to explore. The stuff was really nice and helpful. The price one the room was really good and the room was nice and clean.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Originally booked my 1 night stay in Rome at the hotel opera. Upon arriving (short walk from termini) I was informed that we would be staying at the operas sister hotel sonya (just up the street) and that our things would be moved for us and we could find them in the room. This is exactly how things worked out!... More

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Spokane, Washington
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was clean, but a bit small. The staff was great. Breakfast was delicious. By the time we left, they knew exactly what we each wanted to drink. We walked everywhere except the Vatican, which we reached by metro. We would stay there again.

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Grand Haven, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We made the right choice staying at Hotel Sonya. This cozy property blends modern conveniences with charming elements from an era gone by, including a classic cage elevator, period woodwork and prominent wooden doors opening to private corridors of rooms. Our large, front facing room had very comfortable beds and a wonderful view of the Teatro dell'Opera di Roma and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location near the station, walking distance to Trevi, etc. Quiet street, friendly staff, nice rooms, close to bus lines. In this price range you can't do much better than this. Easy to book via thier website/email.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I mistakenly thought I was reserving a stay in Sept, but somehow I put in the wrong month, July. I emailed to ask them to please not charge me that day and that I actually wanted Sept. They never responded by email and after I called, the person on the phone was rude and just said "no, your fault." Yes,... More

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London, Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

My family and I spent three nights (broken 1 and then 2) at the Hotel Sonya. It is in a great location -- just 5-10 minute walk from Roma Termini. The rooms we stayed in were very clean though the first room we had - in the refurbished section -- was definitely better. Beds were very comfortable and the A/C... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

The location of this hotel was perfect!! My daughter and I walked for miles everyday to all the sites, exploring the city was the best way to experience Rome for the first time. Hotel Sonya staff were wonderful, accommodating, friendly and we loved the breakfast!!! I will definitely be back!!! Right down the street is Ristorante Strega, wonderful food!! Matricianas... More

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Wainwright, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My son and I stayed in a twin room for 4 nights in July. Our room was on the first floor and looked newly re-done. Beds were comfortable, extra blankets and pillows available. Room was very clean, including the bathroom. Room wasn't overly large but was set up well with lots of storage so never seemed crowded. Air conditioning worked... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

My daughter and I ended our tour of Europe in Rome. We stayed at Hotel Sonya and were happy with our the hotel..Close to the Termini Station and a good location. Rooms were very clean and big. Breakfast had a variety of cheese, cereals, meats etc.. Ivan at front desk was very helpful during our stay. Hotel was a great... More

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HotelSonya, Proprietario at Hotel Sonya, responded to this review

Dear Katherine Thank you for telling us about your recent stay at the Hotel Sonya. I'm delighted that you enjoyed our location near the Main train station, only to a few minutes from the main sights of the city. I am most pleased of all thought that you enjoyed our service which is what we work hardest at. Thank you... More

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Address: Via Del Viminale 58, 00184 Rome, Italy
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Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Castro Pretorio
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Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Sonya 3*
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Hotel Sonya is in a quiet area of central Rome, in front of the Opera House and 55 yards from the Viminale Palace. Rooms offer free internet and free Sky satellite TV. Rooms at the Sonya Hotel are air-conditioned and feature a private bathroom and a tea/coffee maker. Breakfast includes a variety of breads and pastries, cold cuts, fried eggs and fresh fruit. The Sonya is a 2-minute walk from Termini Train Station. Free maps of the city are available at the front desk with ticket-booking service. ... more   less 
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