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Hotel Primus Roma

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Giovanni da Empoli 11 - 13, 00154 Rome, Italy (Testaccio)
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Ranked #868 of 1,263 hotels in Rome
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

pros: Good service, breakfast was fine for a breakfast buffet, free wifi, rooms were acceptably clean cons: not best location. It is not located on the main tourist map. It is just a tiny bit south of it. (located right beside the metro station - Pyramide) so you can get anywhere fast, but I didn't feel very safe in that... More

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Warsaw, Poland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

Just came back from a lovely weekend in Rome. I chose this hotel because of 50% discount and paid around 12 euros per night. For that money it is very good choice. The hotel is situated veeery close to the train station and metro stations. It makes the place noisy but in acceptable way. Basic breakfast with delicious Italian coffee... More

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Sibiu, Romania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

Pro: The hotel was 2 metro stops away from the Colosseum, had clean rooms and the breakfast was very good. Friendly staff. Cons: The railway lines passed just a few meters from the hotel so the noise was terrible. Also close to a road with very intense traffic which added up to the noise from the train. Our closet smelt... More

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Bournemouth, England, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

Basic clean hotel close to the Metro, could be a little noisy,but didn't bother us too much. Great restaurants locally and within walking distance of all of the tourist attractions. Would of been nice to have tea and coffee facilities in the room. Breakfast a little disappointing. Good value for money.

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Hamburg, Germany
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

The hotel is a short walking distance from the Ostiense Train station and the Piramide Metro Station. Around a 20 minute walk away from the Colosseum. There are nice restaurants in the vecinity (via Luigi Galvani). The rooms are simple and clean. The breakfast was a bit dissapointing.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

Great value for money you do need a room facing the street though,minimal train noise.good air con,no kettle in room,it was clean,few minor faults.breakfast was adequate.close to metro trains every ten minutes ,really easy in to main sites.good local trattoria turn left in to main road on left 35euros ish for two including house wine.or fast food shops pizza, margaritas... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

Nice enough hotel for the price, clean, friendly staff. It is only 2 underground stops from the Colosseo and 4 from Termini; the metro station is less than 5 minutes away. If you are going to Ostia Antica or to the seaside, the train there is close too (Ostiense station). It can be noisy as one side is facing the... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

Noone must go in this bad and terrible hotel because is a danger for life. The Best terrible hotel of my life. Bad bad bad and no-clean hotel and rooms. Staff isn't disponible.c There isn't hit water in the winter.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

Good money for a Saturday night booking. It is quite close to the train tracks but it's not so loud that I couldn't sleep. The location was good for us as we wanted to stay near Trastevere, which is only about a 10/15 minute walk away, so that we could go to the bars and restaurants on Saturday night and... More

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Haderslev, Denmark
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2012

Hotel Primus Roma is by far the worst hotel experience we've had. I can't believe that the hotel has 3 stars ... no way. The hotel is located just few meters from the railway tracks (6 tracks), which means that trains are constantly driving by, it's so loud that it's impossible ti sleep. The breakfast is very bad, nothing is... More

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Also Known As:
Primus Roma Hotel
Address: Via Giovanni da Empoli 11 - 13, 00154 Rome, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Testaccio
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Ranked #868 of 1,263 hotels in Rome
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Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Primus Roma 3*
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