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Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rooms and location are perfect and all historic locations are nearby. Ercore is a good host and doing really his best to accomodate you. One thing is about money. The website showed a discount for 3 days, and when trying to book, discount disappeared and I had to call. By calling I had to pay about the double price. Flight...

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mirmecobio, Proprietario at Blue Hostel, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you very much for your review! I am really sorry for the price inconvenient, we try to be as clear as possible with the price policy at Bluehostel. It is possible that you have seen a discounted rate for regular days, but normally discounts do not apply at festivities like the Christmas period, that is why the discount...

Amberg, Germany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best minibreak ever - staff outstandingly friendly and helpfull! Lovely Room - amazing view - best service - felt like a second home abroad! Very central, within Walking distance of Colosseum, Forum Romanum, directly next to Sta. Maria Maggiore - 3 min. walk to Stazione Termini. We´ll try to be back as often as possible :)

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mirmecobio, Proprietario at Blue Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you so much! We hope to see you soon again and again! Ciao! Ercole

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here one night last month prior to heading north the next day. After a lengthy flight from Australia, we were met by a car organized by Blue Hostel [50 Euro] and delivered to our temporary abode within 40 minutes. The apartment is up several flights of steps with no elevator so this should be considered if elderly or...

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mirmecobio, Direttore at Blue Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review; we always try our best to make our guests holiday special! See you soon! Ercole

Reviewed January 16, 2017

Everything is great about this hostel. Great room, modern, very clean and confortable great welcoming and helping staff and very well located. The perfect nest in such an amazing city. Special poke to Andrea ;)

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Grazie mille!! Arrivederci a presto!! Andrea

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

We booked Blue Hostel for four nights after reading all the reviews and absolutely were not disappointed. We booked the Vatican City Elite Walking Tour through the hostel as well and had an incredible morning there. The only thing is that the price of it can't be found on the hostels website (it was 63 euro per person, through the...

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Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed January 12, 2017

We just spend 5 very pleasurable days at the Blue Hostel's apartment. The location is perfect with all major sites as well as the train station in easy walking distance. The apartment is decorated tastefully with nicely refurbished wooden floor and ceiling. The street is noisy but the windows are excellent and closing them keeps all the noise out. Having...

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 11, 2017

I don't like hostels: you can't sleep properly and you have no privacy. But following a recommendation I booked here and loved it!! Much better than a lot of hotels I've stayed in! I had the best night's sleep, it's in a great location (just 15 mins from the Colosseum) and the wifi is good. The only improvement I'd recommend...

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Gwangju, South Korea
Reviewed January 8, 2017

Stayed here for 5 nights. It was a very cozy room and clean. Easy walking distance to major sites. Andrea was extremely friendly and gave us a warm welcome. The staff responded quickly to any concerns we had, gave us advice, and helped book tours. The only downside is there are a lot of stairs if you have heavy bags...

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Tennessee
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

I booked this based on the reviews I read here and I wasn't disappointed! Andrea the manager is extremely nice and speaks wonderful English. He even gave me his cell number (free texts over wifi!) in case we needed to get in touch with him. A bit strange that there is no front desk, but Andrea will be there to...

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Bainbridge Island, Washington
Reviewed December 20, 2016

My husband and I have visited Rome many times and we thought that the Blue Hostel was the best place we have stayed at in the city. The rooms are lovely and very clean. The owner was extremely friendly and helpful. He will give you a map of the neighborhood with restaurants explained and stores and other points of interest...

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Staying in Esquilino

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Esquilino
Old school vibe from the very beginning is the only way to describe the Esquilino neighborhood. The Esquilino takes pride in being one of the oldest areas in Rome for its key location on one of the city’s famous seven hills. From an ancient neighborhood to its modern incarnation as a multicultural hub, Esquilino always has something going on—polyglot vendors debate street artists while kids play pick-up basketball games. Look around you: this area isn’t like the historic center. Liberty architecture, large piazzas, and long boulevards mix with archaic arches, secret side alleys, and beautiful churches like Santa Maria Maggiore.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Housed in a former convent built during the 17th century, with an amazing location between Santa Maria Maggiore, Termini Station and the Coliseum, Bluehostel provides fantastic double or triple rooms.Every room at Bluehostel has en-suite bathroom and shower, air conditioning, Lcd TV, free wifi and wooden floors.The rooms are daily cleaned and tastefully refurbished and are decorated with excellently preserved traditional ceilings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Hostel

Address: Via Carlo Alberto 13, 00185 Rome, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Esquilino
Price Range: $99 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Take on 4th floor the first room to the right. Its quiet and nice. For couples. But be aware of what you pay.”
 of 5 bubbles TeddyB_12, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“The apartment has views to a church and to Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore”
 of 5 bubbles sola792, Dec 20, 2016 | Read review
“It wasn't problem for us but there is no elevator in the building.”
 of 5 bubbles _Z3610QO, Oct 19, 2016 | Read review
“No views.All rooms look in to the courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles dipsy999, Sep 11, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms face quiet inner courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles K3622MXbryans, Jul 30, 2016 | Read review
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