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M&J Hostel

Via Solferino 9, 00185 Rome, Italy (Castro Pretorio)
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Ranked #335 of 577 Specialty lodging in Rome
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

M&J was just a basic place to stay with good location really!Recommend if you just need a cheap bed. Pros: - clean linen and rooms - friendly staff and cleaning men! - super close to termini and supermarket - good wifi - kitchen facilities and fridge offered Cons: - terribly small bathroom for big dorms - showers were usually cold... More

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Mandaluyong, Philippines
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've stayed in hostels in other countries like in Singapore but it was not exactly what I expected: Good points: - near the Termini station - near a Filipino restaurant - breakfast was available at the café downstairs for 3 euros only - cappuccino, croissant and orange juice - Clean room Bad points: No fan in the room - it... More

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I'd never meet with so a big lie! The opinions and informations was totally diffrent than reality. The staff was very rude, not all i dont want to generalize. The worst think is the lagguage room where i could leave my staff. It was dirrty, terrible room, old bathroom, everybody can enter there - so my staff wasn't safety. I'm... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

I stayed here 5 nights with a friend in July. The hostel is located very well, close to Termini, the central station of Rome. However it's very old and crappy. The beds actually need replacement (you think they will break down when someone swaps sides) and we stayed in a room next to the street which almost made it impossible... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I visited 3 countries and stayed in 5 different Hostels/Hotels during my trip and this one ranked pretty low. I stayed in a mixed dorm, which was fine, but the quality of the dorm is ABSOLUTELY not what they have pictured. The bunk-beds were super rickety and the matresses were covered in plastic which makes climbing into bed and getting... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Upon readings the reviews; a friend and I were hesitant to stay here. Alas we kept the booking. The hostel staff were welcoming on arrive and throughout our stay advising us on different places to visit (well done blonde lady at reception very helpful). The bed bug issue was our biggest concern but was non existent due to the plastic... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We booked the hotel and pre-book Vatican City trip few weeks in advance. But we only being informed that Vatican is closed on Sunday upon checked-in. Well, I personally think that we should be told in advance because we actually changed our plan to go to Vatican City instead of La Spezia! But we ended up no going to any... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

A serviceable place with a few fatal flaws: Room 101 is a single island room with noise all around- behind the headboard is the common room, on one side is reception/vending/noisy secondary meeting spot, in front is tiled hallway so everybody going by echoes into the room, to the other side is a dismal courtyard/boiler room/ laundry area that reverberates... More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I got bedbugs at this place and the man that was working at the desk at the time was nice and apologetic but the owner acted like he was doing me a huge favor by giving me reduced rates for the rest of my stay when I should have gotten them for free. I don't recommend staying here. Also, it... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

The grimiest hostel I have ever seen. Please don't waste your money by staying here. My family and I left our bags in the luggage closet for a few hours and they came out drenched in some red liquid. We couldn't ever sleep because of the bar downstairs attached to the hostel. The bar/restaurant was also one of the most... More

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Address: Via Solferino 9, 00185 Rome, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Castro Pretorio
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