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Carlito's Way Hotel and Hostel

#495 of 1,268 Hotels in Rome
Via Villafranca 10, 00185 Rome, Italy
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Lagos, Nigeria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is very close to Termini station thru via vicenza and right next to castro pretorio metro station. Wifi was horrible even on the 5floor and you have to buy in the rooms. Breakfast very pricy at €8. Rooms are quite spacious and beds comfortable. Even the toilets were quite clean during my stay. Pietro the receptionist was very... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

We stayed 3 nights at carlitos way in Rome, It was a lovely hostel with great wifi and clean freshly made beds everyday. Toilets and bathrooms were always clean and stocked. The room was a nice big size with a radiator powerful enough to heat the whole room. The metro and a small supermarket are a two mintute walk from... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

The room we stayed in, was perfect for us. It was a reasonable size with twin beds, a mirror and a wardrobe and dressing table. The location of this hostel was incredible. It was just a short walk to Termini metro line and train station and Castro Pretorio metro. The neighbourhood was quiet enough however we did hear some noise... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Carlito's Way Hotel and Hostel is located in perfect location. Its very close to bus, metro stations and the central railway station. Its also based in posh and quiet area, close to the American Embassy and expensive hotels. What we really liked about the hostel was the lounge where you could meet other travelers from around the word, well equipped... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

On arrival the staff were awful, they didn't even look up from the desk. The room was pleasant enough and the bathrooms were good. Stay was totally ruined by the manager being incredibly rude to me after I misunderstood a cleaner who spoke no English. The manager treated me like a destructive childish guest. I wouldn't recommend it if you... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Even if the guy who worked the night shift wasn't very friendly, he was apathetic and treated us poorly when we arrived, the room was more than we expected. The price was really good too! The place is central and it's only a 5 min walk from the nearest metro station and it's no problem if you wanna walk into... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

I booked for 1 person for Carlito's Way but was upgraded (for free!) to stay in their sister hostel Des Artistes, so I am not in a position to comment on the room and such. Extremely close from termini station. However, the staff is extremely helpful throughout my 1 week stay there, and that's definitely a thumbs up from me.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Hostel was not at the same location as reception; We felt unsafe in and around the hostel. No common room or kitchen yet shared bathrooms in a quiet and errie hallway. Not a hostel or a hotel. Felt very threatened. DO NOT STAY stayed June 2014

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I walked into my room, at first I thought the red stuff on the wall was a mural, in fact it was some random girls period blood staining my bed and the wall which it was against. I turned to look at my fellow unfortunate travellers in their beds, they were dead. I tried to poke them to wake them... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We booked a 2-bed room with shared bathroom for 2 nights. It was in an apartment that was 3 blocks away from the hotel's reception. For that price, the place was beyond expectation. Clean and neat room. 8 minutes walk to metro station and surrounded by restaurants and shops. Everything seemed secure.

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