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Twin Cities Hostel Rome

223 Viale Leonardo da Vinci, 00145 Rome, Italy (Ostiense)
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Ranked #190 of 651 Specialty Lodging in Rome
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Do not stay here. The other peoples reviews have to be lies! This place is disgusting! The kitchen and common area are filthy. The stench is something I have never experienced before. I couldn't spend more than 1 minute in there. It smelt like leaking gas and off cheese. The rooms are tiny and musty. The dust and dirt on... More 

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Francesco L, Owner at Twin Cities Hostel Rome, responded to this review

well you can book a hostel WITHOUT kitchen and get to pay for your restaurant meals, or book a hostel with kitchen and then make sure to clean it right after your use! If you don't clean AFTER YOURSELF you can't complain the kitchen smells bad, you may not know in fact if it smells bad because of yourself. The... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Booked for 5 nights, stayed for 4. Smell and cleanliness got too much. Needs to be cleaned and aired out. 6 people per room share one toilet and shower. Bathroom gets cleaned once a day but still smells. Whole place has a musty odour. Water just trickles out the shower with no pressure at all. Shades in the room let... More 

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Francesco L, Owner at Twin Cities Hostel Rome, responded to this review

this review has been written by the same person who wrote the other review "horrible" just by using another account More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is very welcoming the owners are down to earth and easy going especially the one that says he's 21 but looks 12 with a beard the only thing I can fault is I'm 52 and there was nobody over 31. So I had a generation gap problem. It's out of center, so it's a underground ride to get... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

This place was simply hostel heaven for me. A small business that feels like a family. The host Francesco is what made it great. The staff here were top and invited guests to dine with them, always offered free food and the food here was good and really really cheap. The hostel is well equipped for its size with a... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Last year my mom and I decided to travel to Rome! We chose this small hostel and it was perfect for us! Very clean, air conditioner, hot water. The only thing that we did not like was that we had to walk at night through a little dark street to get there. But everything else was very good!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

It was a wonderful place to spend holidays! I was satisfied by the service, the administrator was extremely nice and helpful. It as lovely to find free coffee, tea and cereals. By the way, wi-fi was OK. It is necessary to point out that there are lockers in the hostel, unfortunately there were no locks. It was not mentioned in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Very nice hostel, i stayed for for 3 nights then I extended my stay for 2 more nights, simply because I was feeling like home, very friendly, helpful, cheerful staff, the hostel is very clean with comfortable beds, quite and clean neighborhood 3 mins walking to the metro station which is 3 stops away from city center, i have a... More 

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Bologna, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I can highly recommend twin cities hostel. staff is very kind and helpful. the hostel is very clean, rooms are nice and comfortable. for this low price conditions of hostel are really excellent. also localisation of the hostel is very convenient, it is close to metro and close to beautiful Basilica San Paolo. also downstairs of the hostel there is... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

When we got there, we did not see a Hostel, but rather a block of apartments made for teenager chillings. The room looked like a regular messy teenage room, but was comfortable, although the AC was charged before a certain hour. As for the staff, Gianluca, was very great and funny, although he made fun of the french team during... More 

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Address: 223 Viale Leonardo da Vinci, 00145 Rome, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Ostiense
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 3
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