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Alessandro Downtown Hostel

Via Carlo Cattaneo 23, 00185 Rome, Italy (Castro Pretorio)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great hostel for anyone backpacking Europe, the hostel were very friendly and accommodating. They provided free maps, free breakfast and nights out. I would recommend this hotel for anyone wanting to experience Rome.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Pros: Very close to train station (5 mins walk). Walkable distance to city centre & all major attractions. Ensuite - shower & toilet are separate - so 2 people can use it simultaneously. 24hrs checkin/checkout. You will get breakfast at 5 bucks in hostel & it is worth it. Free Wi Fi. Storage room to keep your luggage after checkout/before... More 

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I loved staying at this hostel. Me and a friend arrived without making a reservation and we were extremelly well received and they did everything they could to fit us in. We stayed in female rooms with 6 beds which were really good. We also stayed in a private double room, fantastic. It's a great value, the rooms have private... More 

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Oldenburg, Germany
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

The hostel is located within walking distance from the main train station. The rooms were spacious and the bed size adequate and clean bathroom. The staff at the reception were helpful with directions to major landmarks in the city.

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

The highlight of the hostel is its great location: 5 minutes walking from the main train station in Rome. Aside that, there's not much to praise. The staff is rude, the kitchen lacks some important and basic stuff (there isn't enough silverware, stoves, glasses, etc., you end up queuing to prepare your dinner and the fact that there is no... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

This hostel provided the bare minimum, plus a lift. Security was very good but cleaning remained to be seen. I noticed that throughout my whole stay (4 days), a used bandaid was left in one shower and never, ever moved. I don't need things to be sparkling clean but that is just plain filthy. Wi-fi codes were handed out on... More 

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Terrace
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Thanks to the awesome staff who helped me with belongings forgotten on the property! Additionally, the rooms were clean and spacious with enough outlets for everyone and the awesome night out on the pub crawl! Visited with my sister in October, good social hostel for everyone.

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Curitiba, PR
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I stayed only for 2 nights and it was very good, I went to the pub crawl they do and It was so fun, I got to meet a bunch of people and have a bunch o f drinks. The room was in the 4th flour and the wifi only worked in the hallway. It's a really good location, near... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I had the most wonderful time at this hostel! They had events every night that allowed all of the residents get out and meet each other and see the city! The breakfast is trash, but that's typical across most hostels in Italy. The wifi is a bit annoying as well, but overall I would give this hostel 5 stars because... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Stayed at the hostel on 21,22&23rd August. Location is great as it's located right next to train station. The common kitchen is well equipped and u can do good socialising in the common room. They also keep organising events on daily basis and staff is well informed about guided tours & tourist attractions What the hostel lacks is good Wi-Fi... More 

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Address: Via Carlo Cattaneo 23, 00185 Rome, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Castro Pretorio
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 20
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