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Hotel San Silvestro

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Del Gambero 3, 00187 Rome, Italy
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Ranked #614 of 1,267 hotels in Rome
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to Rome several times. This hotel was the best situated to see the sights and not out of the way if you had to come back during the day. I booked this hotel 2 days before we arrived and it was a great choice. The rooms are clean and typical European size but we were a family... More

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Lititz, Pennsylvania
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66 reviews 66 reviews
18 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location, first of all, is incredible - easy walks to numerous sites - too many for me to even write. The Pantheon is very close - tons of good places to eat if you're in a hurry. The staff at the hotel were incredibly friendly and helpful... You also are a 4-minute walk to the nearest grocery store, really... More

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Sumrall, Mississippi
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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Ah! A Roman hotel that behaved like one. Small but comfortable with a great staff. Roberto never seemed to sleep as.he was always there to help you. Plenty of hot water. Breakfast was good. We will be back.

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Fife scotland
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Just returned from our trip to Rome and stayed four nights in the San Silvestro. Location is great. Room was on first floor and was quite small but adequate. Bed was comfortable. Staff were very helpful nothing was too much trouble. Breakfast quite basic coffee was brewed fresh for each guest which was very nice. Overall happy with our stay... More

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Dundee, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Stayed for a short break from 8th to 11th June and found hotel to be well situated for most of the local sights. Not far from Spanish steps,Trevi, Navonna, etc. The bedroom was a reasonable size and overlooked the fairly quiet Via del Gambero. Decoration was fine and the bed comfortable.Even had a small fridge in a corner of the... More

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

My friend and I stayed on the third floor of this hotel for four nights this week, and there was really nothing to complain about. I am terrified of lifts so refused to get in the small one that was available and so we certainly got a lot of great exercise on the trip. If you are afraid of small... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

This hotel must be in one of the best locations in Rome. The staff were very helpful and friendly. Our bedroom was very small, had to move the bed over to open the drawer in the bottom of the wardrobe, but the bed was comfortable and the room was lovely and warm on cold March nights. The furniture all needs... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
3 reviews 3 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

You can't hope to find a friendlier, more helpful person than Marco who works at the front desk. The location is great, but that unfortunately is where it ends. The rooms are really shabby and the bathrooms even more so. Breakfast was very, very basic even by Italian standards. If you're looking for value-for-money, don't stay here. It was very... More

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New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

This hotel is situated in a great location, right in the center, with walking distance to attractions. The staff at the front desk was very friendly and helpful. The rooms are very small but it is good for the price.

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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

We had prepaid two rooms for three nights at San Silvestro. Upon arrival we were told that only one room was available but for the second room we would have to go for one night to the Doge hotel. We were actually in a hurry as we had a prepaid tour to go to that afternoon, yet we had to... More

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Address: Via Del Gambero 3, 00187 Rome, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel San Silvestro 3*
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