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Twin Cities Hostel Rome

223 Viale Leonardo da Vinci, 00145 Rome, Italy
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Ranked #185 of 730 Specialty Lodging in Rome
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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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Managua, Nicaragua
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Out of all the hostels I stayed in Europe, Twin Cities Hostel was by far, the best, the service is incredible, the hosts Katharina and Francesco treated me like family, they helped me out with everything, from how to get to the main attractions to food advice. The room was really clean and nice and with it's own private bathroom,... More 

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Kaysville, Utah
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So friendly, we met fun people bunking with us and it is a good place to be for a quiet nights rest after a long day of sightseeing. We stayed here while backpacking in 2011 and would go back here in a heartbeat. I felt very safe as well here and there was a place to lock up our personal... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

The staff were very nice and welcoming, the hostel itself was relaxed and open. The showers had hot water, there was a kitchen, reception after 10 a.m, credit card accepted (Taxes: cash-only) Expected a lot better having read previous reviews on this site...

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

I dont think this review has been posted from somebodies that has actually stayed here More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

This is a great place to stay! It' s quite small, so you can make friends very easily. The kitchen, rooms and bathrooms are cleaned every day. You have the possibilty to use lockers and they have a washing service. Down the road there' s everything you need, two supermarkets, many places to have lunch or dinner and within easy... More 

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

this review is Fake, it has been copied by someone on the website hostelworld.com and just pasted here, so this person actually hasn't stayed here, he just did this review on commission by a competitor More 

Tallinn, Estonia
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Not very close to the city center but good connection with the metro.The neighbourhood seems to be safe and there are many small cafes and restaurants near. The hostel was ok,the room was clean,also the common area. One thing that should be mentioned is that they have lockers but not a lock. That you have to buy yourself from some... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

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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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

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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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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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

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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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
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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Dominican Republic
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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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