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La Controra Hostel Rome

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  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bed dorm”(7 reviews)
“free wifi”(11 reviews)
“common lounge”(2 reviews)
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Kitchenette
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All reviewsbed dormfree wificommon loungeimportant attractionsgreat locationclose to the main train stationwalkable distanceprivate bathroommain attractionstrevi fountain and spanish stepswould stay here againrooms were cleanstayed for nightsminute walktea and coffeecentral locationvatican city
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Reviewed July 2, 2015

Stayed at this property for 3 nights during a solo trip of Europe Location: 10 minute walk from Termini station and also at a decent walking distance from various landmarks (Fontana di Trevi, Pantheon, Colosseum). The closest metro station is about 5 minutes away. The...More

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Reviewed June 30, 2015

I stayed at La Controra Hostel for 6 nights during May 2015. I really enjoyed my time here. The hostel is divided into 2 floors. The reception and some rooms are on the top floor and the rest of the rooms on the next floor...More

Thank Giorgio D
Reviewed June 29, 2015

It is an excellent place. It is very near the Termini Station, within walk distance. The room is very nice, clean and comfortable. The rooms on the 3rd floor are much better than the rooms on the 1st floor, however with a same price. Wifi...More

Thank Enyi88
Reviewed May 30, 2015

Overall this is a good small hostel located in a quiet area of Rome away from the main sites. It is about a 15-20min walk to the centre of Rome (e.g. Pantheon, main restaurants, shopping areas etc.). The nearest metro station is Barberini which is...More

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Reviewed May 27, 2015

I stayed here on a vacation alone May 16th-18th. The location of this hostel was perfect for me. It was close to the train station but also close to Bernini square and quite centrally located. I felt very safe, and the building was quaint. I...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
$56 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$56 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Ludovisi / Via Veneto
Thanks to Fellini and La Dolce Vita, the Ludovisi and
Via Veneto neighborhood earned its reputation as a
posh area where gorgeous Marcellos wooed actresses and
models while bored housewives hung out in streetside
cafes. The cafes are still there, and so are the
cocktails, but the neighborhood is now home to
five-star businesses including hotels, banks, law
firms, and embassies. The area is also right next to
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"I staye din room of 4; had lots of space."
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"Try and room together and book far in advance. You never know who's going to come through the doors!"
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"The 2-person shared room is extremely spacious."
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"Ask for a room away from the kitchen and communal area as the noise travels very easily"
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