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Smeraldo Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via dei Chiodaroli 9, 00186 Rome, Italy
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Ranked #293 of 1,265 Hotels in Rome
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Higher Bebington
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel is divided into 2 places. We were in the dependence building around the corner. As a hotel in Rome it fits the bill. Do not expect massive rooms Rome is a very compact city. There is a rooftop terrace which is lovely to sit and chill with a good wine. It is advisable to carry a travel kettle... More

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New York
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this place--not because its so well located, has clean, comfortable rooms, serves a nice breakfast, makes excellent restaurant recommendations and is good value for the money. I love this place because the staff went out of their way to do me a huge favor. Just prior to checking out, I was sitting in the lobby waiting for a... More

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Midland, Michigan, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had friends who advised us on this hotel. Centrally located to all of the sights we had planned for our first week in Rome. Easy walk to Vatican City, to Pantheon, to Colosseum, wonderful restaurants and shopping. Room was small, but nicely appointed, modern and clean. We have no complaints. Night noise from nearby clubs was actually nice, almost... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Smeraldo is perfectly located in the centre of the historic section of Rome. Nestled just off main roads, surrounded by excellent local restaurants, cafés and shops, this very clean, cozy, quiet hotel was just what we were looking for. Shower and elevator were tiny but functional. Breakfast was modest but excellent. Bus stops were just minutes away connecting to... More

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Lokeren, Belgium
14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well situated in one of the cosy little streets in the heart of Rome. I spent the night in a room in the "dipendenza", opposite the main building: clean and basic, but very small. Main disadvantage: rather noisy - I could follow all conversations (and the rest) in the rooms next to mine. Breakfast was more than OK, quite standard,... More

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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed the proximity of this hotel to the restaurant district in a Travestere, campo dei fiori and also the tourist attractions are within walking distance. The staff were helpful. Shower was very small, just reaching for the soap and you accidentally turn the tap off and I'm a petit 5ft 4 girl, would hate to see how a... More

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23 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the Smeraldo for three nights last week and couldn't be happier. Reasonable rates, friendly staff, very clean room, very good breakfast and within walking distance of all of the big Rome tourist sites. My group really liked the rooftop patio on the main building. I can highly recommend the Smeraldo! The location is on a narrow street... More

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Twickenham, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything we needed in a charming room! Loved the shower with its rain head, wand and horizontal spray. Air conditioning a godsend. Staff was always pleasant and helpful. Breakfast was typically continental but more than adequate. Biggest plus with Smeraldo is the location... In the heart of everything! Campo di Fiori, Piazza Navona, the Pantheon, the Jewish Ghetto, piazza Venezia,... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just spent 3 nights at Hotel Smeraldo in Rome and were extremely pleased in almost every way. The room size was small but not tiny. Our room (208) had a small bathroom and a tiny shower but was very clean and had AC. However, our friends' room (203) must have been renovated recently because their bathroom and shower were... More

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Trinity, Florida, United States
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose this hotel based on (1) a Rick Steves recommendation, (2) price, and (3) reviews on TripAdvisor. Little did we know how perfect the location is, in addition to comfortable room, helpful staff, and rooftop terrace. Our room was small but well appointed and newly renovated. We used the hotel-arranged transfer from the airport and felt it was money... More

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  • Very clean(6)
  • Great location(5)
  • Air conditioning(4)
  • Campo di Fiori(4)
  • Piazza Navona(3)

Additional Information about Smeraldo Hotel

Address: Via dei Chiodaroli 9, 00186 Rome, Italy
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Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Smeraldo Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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