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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Good location, close to the termini. Clean room with usual amenities. Staff only available on checking in and for short periods throughout the day. Unfortunately on arrival we struggled in our communication. I don't speak Italian and the receptionist didn't speak English (Google translate helped out but some funny looks from the receptionist so Im guessing we had some errors... More 

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Letchworth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

We only stayed here for one night, but wish it could have been longer! Very friendly greeting from Lovely, great room, very comfortable and clean. Bit of a trek to and from the station with suitcases on a very hot day, but great air con soon helped. Lovely little hotel with only 6 rooms, would definitely stay here again

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Province of Verona, Italy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

I spent two nights at this hotel for business. The B&B has a good quality-price ratio. However, no reception and breakfast starts at 8. If you are there for leisure it is ok, but I had to take breakfast outside because I needed to be out by 7.30 for business. Choice of furniture and details (e.g. chromotherapy lights in the... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

I had an overnight layover in FCO Rome and decided to stay here. I'm glad I did! On the outside, it's an old building. Even the elevator is the classic "cage type" design which I didn't use. The hotel is located on the 3rd floor. I could not work out which doorbell/intercom button to press when I arrived; probably because... More 

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Warren, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Our family of 4 stayed in 2 rooms in this location in July 2015. It's a tiny place - like 5-6 rooms, on the 3rd floor of a town house close to the Terminii, Somewhat tricky to find (look closely for the Chroma Terrera plaque on the door), and the check-in was quite funny (our host fluent in Italian, and... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014 via mobile

Make sure you call ahead of time. There is no reception! The room was booked by my travel agency so I was not aware of this until I arrived and had trouble even finding the place. It's ony 10 mins walk from the station and very close to the university and hospital. Sitting outside waiting for the owner to turn... More 

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Chroma Italy H, Direttore at Chroma Tessera, responded to this review
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Zagreb, Croatia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Location is great, just a few minutes walking distance from Termini but in a very quiet and safe neighbourhood. Rooms are lovely, comfortable, equipped with everything one needs for a pleasant stay (TV, mini fridge, cups, glasses, water boiling machine, large mirror, clean towels) and cleaned on a daily basis. The staff were very nice and helpfull and the price... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I recently stayed at the Chroma Tessera B&B in Rome, Italy. This was my fifth trip to Rome and I've always stayed at a B&B. The Chroma Tessera is by far the best place I've been at. The room was clean, renovated, and very comfortable. The staff were friendly and helpful, and the price was great. This may be true... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

Location is perfect, rooms spacious clean and stylish. Lovely is very kind the rooms looking at the back are extremely quite and cool. Been there for attending a conference st uni la sapienza cv vvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvv

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We would like to thank personell of this hotel for help and assistance during our first visit in Rome, 2014 end of February- beggining of March . Partly grace for accomodation in Chroma Tessera, we 've got a very estetic view about Rome in general and about cosy little hotel in particular.

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Staying in San Lorenzo

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San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo may look all street with its pulse in urban art and street food, but don’t be fooled. This gritty student neighborhood immediately east of Termini train station is on the avant-garde rise. Art galleries, curated mural projects by artists like Rome’s favorite Alice, charming cafes, and boutique restaurants are slowly infiltrating the streets of San Lorenzo with counter-culture chic. Don’t worry, San Lorenzo still retains its local vibe with weekend festivals and demonstrations, and is always a hub for Rome’s university student scene.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Babysitting
  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
CHROMA TESSERA is part of the Chroma Hotel Chain Italy Hotels since June 2011, one of our first franchisees features all the hallmarks of the brand.CHROMA Tessera has obtained several awards for excellence in 2012 by TripAdvisor and other.Chroma Tessera is located in the heart of the capital at walking distance from Castro Praetorio metro station and just 500 meters from Termini Station, the main arrival point to Rome, in the university area, near San Lorenzo district, a neighborhood very much alive and full of bars and restaurants. It can accomodate a tourist and business travels and offer comfortable rooms, high speed internet also there is always a telefax service.Chroma Tessera is at the third floor of a building born in the '40s, has 5 bedrooms as follows:3 double rooms of 16 sqm1 family room of 22 sqm1 triple room of 20 sqmWhose names, taken from the colors that represent Chroma brand, are:Ruby fountain, where the main color is redPurple infusion, where the main color is purpleMerylin Rose and Torquais Paradise are suitable also for honey moonMaraschino Mocha, where the main color is brownYou will be welcome by Elvio and Lovely always ready to explain everything that one can offer of this beautiful and wonderful city and advise you about the tours to the main monuments, coolest restaurants in the area where to stop and eat typical Roman food.After a busy and tiring day strolling this living museum, you can enjoy a nice shower with chromotherapy and aromatherapy to relax.All rooms have private bathroom and are decorated with different colours. Each room has a mini fridge to keep your drinks fresh and are equipped with electric kettles for tea lovers.After check-in you are handed the keys to make you completely independent without any constraint of times, a description about the room, will be given a map of the city of Rome.The breakfast will be served in your room at no extra.You will receive a set of keys courtesy to leave your luggage at the check-out, in case of late departure.Public parking is under the Chroma Tessera but there is also a private garage.Our strength is the central location, closeness to the metro station of line B, and the railway station Roma Termini, the unique structure's style, the exemplary cleanliness and the friendliness and expertise at your disposal by our staff, who speaks fluently Italian and English.Finally, least but not last, you it is available a shuttle service (from/to the airport) upon request.Staying at Chroma Tessera is an experience that will surprise you.Staff is always careful to the needs and questions of our guests.A pleasant and comforting stay at Chroma Tessera is our most important mission. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chroma Tessera

Address: Viale dell'Universita 25, 00100 Rome, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome > San Lorenzo , Castro Pretorio
Price Range: $67 - $173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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