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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great restaurant with great food. Great location. Room 103 not so good. Stunk like mould. Mould on the ceiling in the shower. Dark ,no windows that open. Cold, no heat. They should not be using this room. Very disgusting. Asked for a new room. None available. Had friends in other rooms which were much better with clean showers and windows.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was dirty, they make you pay more than how much it seys on the page, I payed for a room of 6 people and they putted me in a room of 10, they are so rude. I really DO NOT recommend this hostel, seriously

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dirty, everything was broken or run down, no wifi in the overcrowded noisy bright dorm rooms. Expensive for what it was. I'd suggest that the owners just stick with the cafe downstairs, That seems to be nice.

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Reviewed 20 March 2017

This Hostel had a great location being only a 20 minute walk to the coliseum and many other attractions of rome. Also very close to transit to get all around town. The price was great and the facilities were very clean compared to many of the other hostels I had visited. The entire building is the hostel including the basement...

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Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

I paid a ridiculously low price on aunergesdejeunesse.com-- a French hostel site. It said that breakfast was included, but it was not. However, I ate them anyways and you can choose between two kinds of breakfasts-- Italian or American. The Italian is 4€, and the American is 8€. They're both delicious. Even though they were not free, you won't find...

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Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

It is a wonderful hostel. Please remember it's a hostel and not a hotel. When I was there the front desk staff was extremely warm and hospitable. At that time they provided a juice pack and a cup cake for free for breakfast daily. The front desk girl was friendly and went out of her way to make me comfortable...

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Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

This place is disgusting - the website falsely advertised their hostel and the management photos on this page are not real. I had to pay a 10 euro deposit for my key card and once inside my room, there was a weird, nasty vibe to it. I came back and another dude was there and he smoked in the room...

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Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Super friendly staff with good clean rooms. Mario is a great host and knows Rome inside out. He made our trip fun and easy to get around the city. Croissants almost around the clock for 1 euro and a vending machine loaded with water and beer. Grazie Mario and crew!!!

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Reviewed 28 September 2016

Okay, beds creaky, toilets stinky! But it's a great location, easy to find off the bus, walk to everything you need, staff are friendly, discount in 'front room' restaurant below which was the best we had eaten in Rome for €7 Was pricey €52 for 2 nights each. We got there quite late too! It has a kitchen and fridge!...

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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

For around £25 a night it was a good price for a good location in Rome. There wasn't a very hostel vibe as the common area wasn't very comfy; just some tables and fold out chairs. The wifi was only in this area not the rooms. The staff were friendly but kept to themselves a bit. Less of a hostel...

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Additional Information about M&J Hostel

Address: Via Solferino 9, 00185 Rome, Italy
Region: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Esquilino , Castro Pretorio
Price Range: $39 - $163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 25
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“Okay for few nights!”
carlacK4596FB, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Private rooms are more secure”
244lucyp, 23 Apr 2016 | Read review
“3rd and 4th floor if you want to meet people. otherwise private rooms are perfectly quiet.”
AancodZ, 23 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Todos los dorms son similares, así que cualquiera esta bien.”
DiegoGalmarini, 2 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Lower rooms have a/c apparently”
805alexd, 9 Aug 2015 | Read review
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