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Ciak Hostel

175 reviews
Traveler (38)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (3)
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good38%
  • Average29%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“free pasta”(7 reviews)
“gelato”(6 reviews)
“female dorm”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

So, the worst hostel ever. No toilet paper at bathroom. It wasn't cleaned for 3 days. No wifi at rooms. Air conditioner was directed at my bed so you can't really sleep without a possibility to get sick. The personal are really unfriendly, like "go...More

Thank Vladislav L
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

The hostel is well located, but you must thing if it's actually worth it. There is not much space and there are no big lockers. Every morning around 5:30 they used to turn off the air conditioner, so we woke up in a boiling heat...More

Thank Elisa F
Reviewed April 24, 2017 via mobile

My friend and I stayed here for two nights. The receptionist was friendly and helpful, but the lockers were outside the room, and no blankets were provided. I slept under my coat the whole time. Would not go back.

Thank Rebekah F
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Stayed here with a group of friends, toilet flooded when you got shower and drain flooded and made room smelly. Made floor very slippy. On a positive note staff were very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was not worth getting up for.

Thank Joseph K
Reviewed March 30, 2017

The building is old, so is the interior areas. The room had almost no circulation space and just one small locker inside, just on the last day, we realized there were more lockers outside. The bathroom was inside the room and not the cleanest. Staff...More

Thank Guilherme M
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Price range
$30 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
$30 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveler (38)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (3)
Hotel & Grounds (15)
Bathroom (5)
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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
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"you need to take soap and shampoo"
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"Don't go for top bunks, as they're no plugs near them. Wifi wasn't good at all in the rooms so..."
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"Ask if your room would be in the basement, but you should avoid Ciak at all."
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"Local supermarket just up the street on the corner."
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