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Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

The hotel has a very different concept where they have placed musical instruments in different parts of the hotel.....they have a big range of music cds at the lobby too....but the hotel rooms are very small.....below average breakfast....and the location is average too...the hotel is not worth the price.....there are many better options in rome at this price..

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Europe_Hotels_Srl, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound, responded to this review

Hi Mihirbmehta! Thank you for your words! I'm happy that you liked our musical soul and our peculiarities!! I'm sorry to see that you consider our breakfast below average, but.. have you tried it? because really.. it's soo good!! And if you don't trust me.. and all the reviews before confirm my words! Anyway, as the old romans said, "de...

sandjbushe
Reviewed 11 May 2016

From the moment we arrived to the moment we checked out the staff could not have been any more help or friendlier. This is a fantastic hotel, great location, wonderful theme, great music & decor, and great breakfast too! There was even a gift waiting for us upon arrival - AS Roma merchandise, what a terrific gesture. We will stay...

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Europe_Hotels_Srl, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound, responded to this review

Hi Sandbushe!! Thank you for your great review!!! I'm so happy to read your words!!! Glad that you appreciate our little present ;) My colleague Daniele told me to write you "Forza er Pupone!"... lol :D Ciaooo Valeria

Chekhovsky District, Russia
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Very nice hotel, clean rooms, good services. I have travelled with wife and nine years old daughter and it was very kindly to find every day some candies on the bed (especially for daughter). Good location of the hotel, 7-10 min walk to Vatican.

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Europe_Hotels_Srl, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound, responded to this review

Hi Radnur!! Thank you so much for your kind words! I admit it, when we see children we can't resist to pamper them a litle bit!! :D But we try our best to do the same with bigger ones ;) I'm really glad that you enjoyed staying with us! I can't wait to see you again in future! All the...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Charming little Hotel in a quiet part of town. 10 minutes walk to the Vatican and to the meeting point of all Vatican tours. The Hotel is clean and modern with a charming musical touch in many different ways. From the blue light and disco ball in the bathrooms to the drum night tables and the B&L stereos in the...

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Europe_Hotels_Srl, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound, responded to this review

Hi Anita, thank you so much for your nice words and for your perfect description! How are you? It was so nice meeting you and your Kurtis :) We told to our wifi to stop to making a fit, so when you'll come back he'll apologise directly with you and it will be faster then ever ;P All kidding aside,...

Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

Took us a bit to find it, not a loud location compared to others. It was off the main road tucked away, with a quiet entrance. When we walked in, we could not find the lobby for the life of us. We had a suite on first floor, with walk out porch area. The host were very nice. It looked...

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Polegate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2015

situated a 10 minute walk from the Vatican i can recommend this hotel - it is clean, modern and worth every penny. The sound system in the room was excellent and the english radio station was very good to listen too. The breakfast is basic but filling

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Europe_Hotels_Srl, Quality supporter at Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound, responded to this review

Dear Stephen B thank you very much for the nice words you spent for us! That's very great of you! We wish to welcome you again in the next near future. Warm regards from all our staff, Andrea Marchiò-Quality supporter

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

This hotel is in a weird location.... 20 minutes north from vatican. Nothing is close by. On the positive there are a few great locals only restaurants such as Bella Napoli (highly recommended!) around the corner. Breakfast is just bad. Bathrooms are just bad. Staff is nice though.

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Europe_Hotels_Srl, Quality supporter at Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound, responded to this review

Dear TeemuJ_13, thank you very much for leaving your impression about your stay with us! We assure you that your advice will be very usefull for us to improve our service. Warm regards, Andrea Marchiò-Quality supporter

Lake Mary, Florida
Reviewed 24 September 2015

What a nice hotel - tucked on a side street in a nice residential area with several nice places to eat and shop. My wife and I stayed here in September for one night and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The theme of the hotel is music and there is a wonderful sound system (and disco ball light!) in the room....

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Highlands Ranch, Colorado
Reviewed 18 September 2015

The hotel is in a residential neighborhood a ten minute walk from the Vatican area, so the nearby shops and restaurants are more authentic and less pricy than those in touristy areas. It has a fun music theme, and is nicely updated in the furnishings, electronics, thermostat, and fixtures. Upon arrival, the concierge said that the double room we had...

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Dunboyne, Ireland
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We booked this hotel through a flights and hotel combo website, but everything was fine, which we were somewhat worried about. We arrived late, due to our flight, but there was someone on reception even then which was great (we discovered that at no matter what time there would be someone there). The hotel is slightly out of the main...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound is not just a hotel. It is the ideal place from which to visit the center of Rome in an intimate, family-friendly setting, just steps away from the elegant Prati quarter. If, like us, you are passionate about music, design and technology, come visit us at the Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound, a relaxing 3 star accommodation option in Rome where you can enjoy your trip to the rythm of your favourite music! Feel Our Sound and make it resound in one of our 22 rooms inspired in Pop, Rock, Blues, Jazz, and Soul music. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound

Address: Via Rodi 29, 00195 Rome, Italy (Formerly BEST WESTERN Hotel Franklin Feel the Sound)
Region: Italy > Lazio > Rome
Price Range: $127 - $280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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Franklin Hotel Rome
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#285 Romantic Hotel in Rome
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