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Matisse B&B

243 Via Nazionale | Building C, 2nd Floor, 00184 Rome, Italy (Castro Pretorio)
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Ranked #1,004 of 2,689 Rome B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Your things will not be safe in this B&B. Our luggaged was riffled through and a few small things went missing, nothing of great value but enought to make us hate our stay. Don't leave your Ipad or phone in the room. Poor service from the two owners when we complained, they basically don't care at all. Don't waste your... More

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Zeeuws Vlaanderen
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've stayed at Matisse three or four times now and had a pleasant stay every single time. I even brought my parents there. The B&B is a no thrills bed and breakfast with clean rooms and a very central location near the metro station. The only bad experience I had last year was a smoking couple in the room next... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an awful experience in this hotel. Room was small, warm and not very clean and had a very bad smell like rotten cheese -YUK! When we complained they basically said "too bad" and made no efforts to change anything. We also felt very unsafe and worried about thieves in this shabby place.

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Hayama-machi, Japan
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53 reviews 53 reviews
7 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

This was the second time to stay at the B&B owned by Matisse Properties (last year we stayed at Nakissa Inn near the Colosseo and the Roman Forum and liked it very much!) . This time, we chose Matisse B&B for it's central location in the heart of Rome at via Nazionale. So, here we were back again to Roberto,... More

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Great Britain
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The hotel is basic, but perfectly fine for a short stay in Rome when most of your time will be spent out sightseeing anyway. Food/drink available throughout the day, clean, has free wi-fi and conveniently located for the main tourist attractions.

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New York City, New York
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Be aware! You book for a low price to have a room in Nazionale street and then they bring you to another B&B ...very near from Colosseum but It was not what you choose. Very Unfair!!! The reason? I think to be sure that rooms are full into the two structeres they have.

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Coaldale, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Stayed one day, flew to Paris for a week and left our baggage with Roberto. (Thank you again Roberto), flew back to Rome and grabbed our luggage then went on a cruise ( be sure to arrive in Rome the day before your cruise, we caught the train at Termini to Civitaveccia and arrived in time to take a taxi... More

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Ideal for position, easy to reach all the main sites. Let the B&B know what time you are arriving , it makes it easier to book in. Check that you have tea making facilities, when you check in. The annex is only about 100 metres away, nice and private.

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Grojec, Poland
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

We really recommend this place. It is absolutely value for money. There is an excellent service - the host Roberto is very helpful. He gave us great tips about the best places to see and restaurants. The room was OK - big and clean. This hotel is very close to Termini Station (about 10 min. on foot). Moreover, it takes... More

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Rennes, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014 via mobile

I stayed in Mastise for 2 nights when i was in Rome. The location of Matise is very conveinient, because it is close to metro and train station, also the bus stop of bus number 40 to Vatican. The breakfast is served at any time of the day. One more thing I really impressed is the host, he is very... More

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Address: 243 Via Nazionale | Building C, 2nd Floor, 00184 Rome, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Castro Pretorio
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Also Known As:
Matisse Hotel Rome
Matisse Bed And Breakfast

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