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Salford, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I've read the reviews and all I can say is the people who put negative comments either had a grudge which they cannot get over, got out of bed the wrong side or will only be happy if they're getting top quality for nothing - or they're resided never to be happy. Don't listen or take notice. If you want... More 

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Paris, France
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Much More then I was expecting, as I read a lot of negative reviews prior to visiting. The hotel is very central, the room was cleaned well, breakfast was good, pastries, jam, cereal, bread, scrambled egg, the norm in Italy in general. A little incident for which is why I don't give 5 stars, I was waiting with my toddler... More 

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Thank cherieparis_Europe
Nadia_Plama, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Genio Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, we will do our best to avoid situations like the one you described in the future by training the maids in the values of hospitality that we share. More 

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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I chose this hotel based on the lovation and the price. The room is very small, but this is the standard in downtown Rome especially for older hotels The hotel is very classic traditional and would need a renovation pretty soon. It has a charm of its own, but feels too old sometimes Staff is kind and helpful at the... More 

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Nadia_Plama, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Genio Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Federico, thanks for your review, we will do our best to renovate the single room you stayed in and hope to host you very soon. More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not a 4 star. Staff not that happy/willing to talk to you. Lift is tiny, had to help staff into it with her trolly, as it didn't go in or out without a fight. Lift interior scratched to bits all over. Bannister has been scratched with sharp object from the top floor to bottom. Walls in hallway dirty. Room, Toilet... More 

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Nadia_Plama, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Genio Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Graham C., thanks for your review that will help us to improve the service. We are sorry that unlike other guests you didn't like the standard of hospitality provided by our staff. The lift is small but 4 people do fit in it. We are in an historical building in the center of Rome close to Navona square after... More 

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Los Angeles, California
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

By all means do not reserve "single room" in this hotel. They are as small as a bird case and do not worth the price. I recently reserved a room a single room, which by the way the term can be confusing if you're not Italian, at Hotel Genio via amomabookingcompany--another poor service company I do not recommend, thinking I... More 

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Nadia_Plama, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Genio Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir, we are sorry that your first review on this website is negative, about our hotel, and mentioning one of our competitors (which does not respect the Tripadvisor rules). Our single rooms are average standard size for the hotels in the historical center of Rome, almost all of them are this way, we are sorry that it was an... More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located just round the corner from Plaza Navrona the Hotel is in easy walking distance of all the major attractions. We had a large comfortable room with shower ensuite which was perfect for my husband, myself and our 8 year old son. Breakfast was good with ample selection of food. There is a nice room terrace and staff were pleasant... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 19, 2016

Hotel Genio is probably in one of the best possible locations. On our visit, my wife and I were able to walk to all the usual tourist places. Position noisy but wonderful. The staff are very good, really good. The breakfasts on the top floor, with the opportunity of sitting outside with spectacular views, were lovely. The hotel itself was... More 

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Nadia_Plama, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Genio Hotel, responded to this review

Dear SteveBvespa, thanks for your review about our staff and location, we will do our best to improve the air conditioning and the decoration and hope to host you again soon. More 

King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Genio for two nights 12/13 October. We were unlucky enough to get the room with the broken shower, as has been mentioned in other reviews. The safe was broken as well. A man was sent up to fix both, but it was obvious that neither could be fixed. We were told that they... More 

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Nadia_Plama, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Genio Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Madame, we apologize for the issues you mentioned, we will do our best to avoid them in the future and hope that you will give us a second chance to show you our hospitality. More 

Benfleet, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Returned last week from our 2nd visit to the Eternal city, staying 6 nights at the Hotel Genio. Agree with other comments on here that the location is what really sells this place. It is within walking distance of all the main attractions and is an excellent base for sightseeing. Our room whilst clean and comfy certainly could do with... More 

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Nadia_Plama, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Genio Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, we will use it to improve the service and hope to host you again soon. More 

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Staying in Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori

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Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
With three of Rome’s most beloved piazzas within a five-minute walk of each other, the Navona/Pantheon/Campo area may be the prettiest and most picturesque area of the city. Join the beautiful throngs hanging out in cafes, boutiques, art galleries, and wine bars, or peek at a neighborhood museum or monument. If you want nonstop movida, the streets here are busy with chic bicyclists and Vespa drivers, street vendors, merchants, and locals. There is no rhyme or reason to its winding streets and there's something to see around every corner, so take pleasure in a spontaneous wander.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Hotel offers modern amenities and comforts and is situated in the heart of Piazza Navona, convenient to major points of interest. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Genio Hotel

Address: Via G Zanardelli 28, 00186 Rome, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
Price Range: $86 - $206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Genio Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 62
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#241 Luxury Hotel in Rome
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“Stay in another hotel, this one is poor.”
 of 5 bubbles grahamc721, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“do not reserve "single room".”
 of 5 bubbles tonybD2850JH, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“So disappointed that I couldn't offer a tip.”
 of 5 bubbles SteveBvespa, Oct 19, 2016 | Read review
“We loved our room at the front where you could see everything happening on the street below.”
 of 5 bubbles happybythesea, Sep 24, 2016 | Read review
“Please ask for a room facing a street with daylight.”
 of 5 bubbles TrudyO179, Aug 3, 2016 | Read review
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