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Casa Santa Maria alle Fornaci

Piazza S. Maria alle Fornaci 27, 00165 Rome, Italy (Trastevere)
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Ranked #282 of 1,264 Hotels in Rome
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Pune, India
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79 reviews 79 reviews
24 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My stay here was lovely. Rooms are big, clean and very cozy. It has a roman feel to its decor. Breakfast was filing and we had lots of choices. The pizzeria near by serves amazing food. Amazingly , I did not struggle a bit to search for a vegetarian food around. It is 5 mins walk to the Vatican. Metro... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend and I were interrailing and chose this hotel to stay for a couple of days in Rome and were really impressed. The room was spacious and comfortable - exactly what we needed. The staff were charming and spoke really good English (if they couldn't, they gave it a go!) - we felt so bad for not making the... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

For its location this really is an excellent choice. Its a mere 7 minute walk to the Vatican, and close to a train station. But what really impressed me about this hotel was the friendliness of the staff, they were helpful and informative, and very obliging when we asked them for advice and directions around this fantastic city. The breakfast... More

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
32 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

This was my sixth stay at Casa Santa Maria and it remains excellent overall value. The location if your wanting to visit the Vatican and surrounds would have to be up there with the best. Other terrific areas such as Trastevere are just a brisk twenty minute walk away. Public transport is readily available very nearby. Arrival from Rome's international... More

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Beirut, Lebanon
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I stayed there for 2 nights (but not in a row) in April and May 2014. It is literally 5 min away from the Vatican and very convenient for anyone who is planning to visit the Vatican and Rome. If you walk to the end of the street you'll find the terminal station of San Pietro and the bus 64... More

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Spring. Valley, CA
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 via mobile

Yes, this place has a great location near St. Peter's, and it has a decent breakfast, but it is lacking in other qualities. We were expecting a spartan room, but not the mold that went along with it. Our shower was black with mold and there was a 2 inch strip of black mold under the window ledge. The hall... More

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Revere, Massachusetts
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Quaint hotel, but its best feature is being so close to the Vatican. The location was so convenient for the few days we spent in Rome. The rooms were very tiny, but for the amount of time we actually spent in the room it was great!

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
17 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

This was our second stay and again, we were not disappointed. This place was made for pilgrims rather than tourists and therefore it is fairly modest but adequate nonetheless. Rooms are furnished sparsely, we had a twin bedroom which consisted of a large wardrobe, desk, mirror and chair plus telephone. Please bear in mind there is no TV or radio... More

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Solomon, Kansas
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

After an initial bit of difficulty finding this hotel, we discovered it was a short distance to Saint Peter's Square and the Vatican. The rooms were a bit worn and small, but the cost was so affordable, it was fine. The shower and bathroom are small, but I am not tiny and fit fine. The wifi was sometimes a bit... More

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Baltimore, Maryland, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Great option for visiting Rome. Simple rooms, and few amenities, but great location and reasonable price. Excellent breakfast as well. Recommend if you will be out all day visiting the sights. I don't recommend if you want to spend a lot of time relaxing in your room.

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Address: Piazza S. Maria alle Fornaci 27, 00165 Rome, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Trastevere
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