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Hotel Grifo

#195 of 1,269 Hotels in Rome
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3.0 of 5
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Via del Boschetto, 144, 00184 Rome, Italy
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Ranked #195 of 1,269 Hotels in Rome
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Stavanger, Norway
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We thought we booked a hotel and were very surprised at the low quality for the 150 euros per night we paid for a double room. The room was in 3rd floor with an elevator that didn't work. We were denied two keys for the room, even though we needed a key to open the front door and the door... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hotel Grifo is in a great location in Rome. Walk to the Coliseum, Forum and Palatine Hill. Right on the bus line for Vatican city. The hotel staff is very friendly and helpful. Ask Rosa for dinner recommendations in this delightful neighborhood. Breakfast is included with lots of choices. A roof-top terrace is a great place for a quiet glass... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our third stay at Hotel Grifo. That's a statement in and of itself. We have been to Rome multiple times and pick it for its location, value, neighborhood feel and lovely Staff. At this point, it feels like coming home. On our other trips it was a family affair. Our girls loved the cool vibe of the neighborhood,... More 

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 3 nights at the end of March, we had a family room so no comment on the small double rooms. Excellent service at reception,very helpful. There could have been more choice for us at breakfast but it was more than adequate. If you enjoy walking then walk, 10 mins to coliseum, the forums, trajans column and 15mins... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my boyfriend stayed at this hotel for 5 nights during our stay in Rome. The hotel is situated in a very charming area with lots of great restaurants and bars. The rooms are small, but clean and the hotel staff are friendly and helpful. the location is perfect and within walking distance from everything. We would definitely recommend... More 

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GrifoRome, Responsabile reception at Hotel Grifo, responded to this review

Dear Julie A, Thank you for sharing your experience. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay in Rome and in our Hotel. Looking forward to see you again we send you our best regards and remind to all the guests that they can have special discounts, booking on our website. Hotel Grifo More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want a reasonably priced hotel for a night or two within walking distance of many of Rome's main attractions this hotel is worth considering. Luxurious it isn't but nothing too much to complain about. Helpful English speaking staff at reception and close to good cafes and restaurants. Would I go back? Possibly.

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GrifoRome, Responsabile reception at Hotel Grifo, responded to this review

Dear Alex G, Thank you for your review. We are happy that you shared your experience with us, and that you enjoyed your stay in Rome and in our Hotel. How you said we are very close to the main attractions of Rome, and you can go by foot almost everywhere. Of course it is not a luxury Hotel .... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Hotel is placed in the very charming Regione Monti, , with many nice restaurants . The Staff vas very, very friendly, and had good advices what to do on a rainy day. At our Next stay in Rome we will naturally stay at Hotel Grifo.

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GrifoRome, Responsabile reception at Hotel Grifo, responded to this review

Dear Finn F, Thank you for sharing your experience. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay in Rome and in our Hotel. We are happy that you appreciated our location.Our Hotel is located in one of the most ancient and beautiful district of Rome. We are very close to all the main attractions of Rome, and our staff is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well this trip we spent 5 days in Montego Bay Jamaica and randomly decided to fly to Rome Italy for the last 2 days of our 7 day vacation trip. After doing research and reading reviews on trip advisor we decided to stay at Hotel Grifo. We took a train from the Airport and got off at Termini stop. We... More 

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GrifoRome, Responsabile reception at Hotel Grifo, responded to this review

Dear DjCurly L, Thank you for choosing Hotel Grifo and thank you for sharing your experience. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay in Rome and in our Hotel. Hotel Grifo ’s Staff is always ready to give to all the guests the best tips to discover Rome( how to skip lines for example).We are Happy that you appreciate... More 

Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very friendly staff. Every spot is so closed from the hotel! Breakfast was quite good! Hotel Grifo is one of the best in town! Ask Rosa for whatever you need! She is very nice! :) Would surely visit again and again and again! :)

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GrifoRome, Responsabile reception at Hotel Grifo, responded to this review

Dear George D, We are so happy that you and your wife enjoyed your stay in Rome and in our Hotel! Our staff is always ready to give the best tips to all of our guests to visit Rome in the best way. We hope to see you again soon! :) Best regards Hotel Grifo More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Spent a few days here in June and appreciated how close everything was to this hotel. Very easy to walk to the metro station, bars, restaurants, etc. Helpful staff, tasty breakfast and wifi. The negatives? Very small space and complete lack of air conditioning during the hot summer made it difficult to spend much time in the room relaxing.

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Dear Kitcaryal, Thank you for sharing your experience. We are happy that you appreciated our Hotel and our service. How you said before, we are located in a strategic point. We are practically close to all the best attractions of Rome.(We are 10 minutes walk from Coliseum). Our staff is always at your disposal for tips regarding places to vista,... More 

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