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Hotel Romae

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Palestro 49, 00185 Rome, Italy (Castro Pretorio)
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Ranked #154 of 1,267 hotels in Rome
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here twice about 10yrs ago. A little more basic and had not so charming grey carpet in the room vs the nice hardwood floors I remember from last visit. Also didn't get the welcoming fruit in the room this time...just some nice touches that were missed. Overall still a good basic room in good location with nice staff.

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Blenheim, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This motel is cheap, cheerful, clean and handy to the train, bus, and metro. Only downside would be if you wanted a quiet place to stay as the Hotel Romae caters for the youth market but we found it fine. There are excellent restaurants across the road. Our package included breakfast which we had in the pub across the road.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quite easy to find this hotel from the railway station. Come out the right hand exit from the station ,cross the road and go straight down that road about 3 blocks and turn left on via Palestrina..two blocks along and you are there. On first appearance the first appearance is a bit different. That's when the friendliness of the staff... More

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Good hotel in a great location and reasonably priced. Whilst the room was a bit dated (the main entrance door to our room was broken) the premises were clean. The double room was slightly on the small side, but was just about ok for two adults. The staff at reception were very helpful and really made a difference, as did... More

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014 via mobile

First time in Rome and location was great cause it was a couple of blocks from the metro which was handy. Staff all spoke English and was friendly. Had a great room with balcony with chairs. I'm a tall guy 6"3 so the bed was very short but other then that the value was good for what you get. They... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

While making the booking we were a bit skeptical but we Absolutely loved our experience here. The location was very convenient. We liked the energy of the place….be it the refreshing music when you enter the premises(those at the reception are doing a great job running this place) or the lively cafes alongside. The area seemed very safe and it... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Just back from a 2 night stay in the hotel, had a great time! The hotel is basic but clean & has everything you need. I was a little worried before arriving about the standard it would be as the booking price was much cheaper than other hotels in the same area but I did not need to worry. The... More

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Carlstadt, New Jersey
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

This place was pretty dirty and depressing. Right after check-in, noticed hair all over the bathroom floor and on bed, probably pubic. The air conditioning unit was leaking on our clothing before we noticed it drip, drip, dripping. The beds are not comfortable at all and had the worst sleep by far of the three different hotels I've stayed at... More

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Maryville, TN
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

My husband and I recently spent 5 nights at the Hotel Romae and would probably choose this location again if in Rome. The hotel is about a 3 block walk from the Termini which was very convenient. It was a leisurely 7 to 10 minute walk to the Hotel Romae and at no time did we feel unsafe walking in... More

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Mark O, Front Office Manager at Hotel Romae, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your very thorough review. You have pointed out several things that we will certainly try to improve on. We are glad you enjoyed the location and the room, and I apologize for any misunderstanding upon your check out. If you are back in Rome, we do look forward to having you. Kind regards, Mark More

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We loved loved loved this hotel. We stayed in Venice, Paris, and London during our trip and this was hands down the best one. It's simple, clean, comfortable, and such great value. If you're looking for a lot of frills though, you won't find it here. The fresh fruits waiting for us were a warm welcome. The beds felt firm... More

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Mey C, receptionist at Hotel Romae, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, We are grateful for your great comments and detailed review about the hotel and the service provided by our team. We are happy to know you enjoyed many aspects of your stay. Your comments make us proud of our efforts towards continuous guests’ satisfaction. Our friends, The Yellow Bar, situated across the street serves breakfast every morning... More

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Address: Via Palestro 49, 00185 Rome, Italy
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Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Castro Pretorio
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Romae 3*
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#154 Family Hotel in Rome #250 Romantic Hotel in Rome
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Come to Rome and find Hotel Romae admidst the daily life in via Palestro, inside a typical roman 'Palazzo' on a typical roman street, where you'll find its groovy rooms located on several floors right in the heart of the eternal city.On the one hand Hotel Romae is just one of many little 3-star Hotels in the center of Rome but on the other offers you an arty touch and its young and international staff have the mission of making your stay in our fantastic city become an unforgettable moment in your life.Our little groovy vespa introduces you to the collection of colourful paintings that Alison Ryde, an artist of New Zealand dedicated to the Hotel. You find her paintings in all the public areas and also in all our rooms, giving an alternative, young and fresh impression of roman monuments such as the Vatican, the Colosseum, the Pantheon and many more, but also of italian culture and tradition.We look forward to seeing you all soon... ... more   less 
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