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Hotel Philia

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 30 October 2015

Situation - Hotel Philia is just a few minutes from both the main railway station/Metro (Termini) and Metro (Castro Pretorio). If you enjoy walking, then all major sites of interest are within fairly easy reach. Building itself - the building has other hotels within but the security is pretty good with CCTV in various places and access to each floor...

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Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

Wow, OK where do I start. Confusing, unhelpful, miserable, dirty, very disappointing. I knew that this wasn't going to be the hotel of the century but Bugger me its appalling, I'm not snooty old git, I've camped, backpacked and roughed it as well as having the pleasure of some top class hotels and rooms in my time but to be...

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Harlow, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Good location near the train and bus station. Friendly staff. Pretty basic but ideal for a city break where you are only there for sleeping and a shower. Good size room and confortable bed. Only bad point was the poor quality breakfast which led us to going out for alternatives nearby.i

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 19 May 2015

My hubby and I stayed at this hotel for 5d4n. We went in late April 2015, therefore, the weather was pretty cool. Room - Air condition was not switched on but all we had to do is open up the windows and the room is cooling again, due to the wintry-like weather we had. TV always play Italian channels but...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 April 2015

We were only passing through Rome for a day, arrived at midnight on the Friday and needed to take a train from Stazione Termini on Saturday afternoon. This hotel did the job. We chose this hotel because of its very convenient location - 5 mins walk from the main train station and the price. The surrounding area, as you may...

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Reviewed 3 December 2014

Do not stay here if you want a good nights sleep or a warm shower. It is a shelter for the drunk and disorderly. Do not take a family to this 'hotel'. One of the staff members is very sharp and should learn how to smile.

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5Thank Lovemytri
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 18 October 2014

All in all wouldn't have been too bad except for the lack of hot water. Room is nothing special, bathroom is small and our's had a broken toilet seat. Internet wasn't free, but it was a close walk to the train station. The breakfast, however, was quite good but didn't make up for the lack of basic accommodations.

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4Thank Nathan R
Reviewed 18 July 2014 via mobile

We spent here 3 days and We enjoyed our stay. The staff Was very nice, Sharon and Alessia helped us in finding restaurants, bars, clubs. They booked us the tickets for the Sistine Chapel and for the Galleria Borghese. The breakfast Was great even though it Was just a continental breakfast without salads and meat, the boy Who served us...

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3Thank Pinco P
Reviewed 25 June 2014 via mobile

Stayed there for 2 nights and once i entered the room it is clean and neat. I read some of the reviews and was imagining a nasty hotel. But i was wrong, plus the staff was great they helped me a lot and suggested me good places to go to. Thank you miss sharon!! Good luck on everything and God...

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3Thank JonasKevin
Colebrook, New Hampshire
Reviewed 13 May 2014

My sister and I stayed at the hotel three nights while in Rome. The hotel was average with nice people working there. The breakfast was good, with breads and pastries available. The hotel was very close to the Termini which was great because you can get a lot of things you need there. Walking from this location to the sights...

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Esquilino
Old school vibe from the very beginning is the only way to describe the Esquilino neighbourhood. The Esquilino takes pride in being one of the oldest areas in Rome for its key location on one of the city’s famous seven hills. From an ancient neighbourhood to its modern incarnation as a multicultural hub, Esquilino always has something going on—polyglot vendors debate street artists while kids play pick-up basketball games. Look around you: this area isn’t like the historic centre. Liberty architecture, large piazzas, and long boulevards mix with archaic arches, secret side alleys, and beautiful churches like Santa Maria Maggiore.
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About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Additional Information about Hotel Philia

Address: Via Palestro 88, 00185 Rome, Italy
Region: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Esquilino , Castro Pretorio
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Airport Transportation
Price Range: $79 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Philia 3*
Number of rooms: 48
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“Room tip: Try to get close to the ground floor so that you don't have to rely on the lift!”
Coffeeandjuice, 30 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a second pillow each when you check in.”
Grrrrr23, 28 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Ask to see the rooms first.”
813nathanr, 18 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Try to get close to the ground floor so that you don't have to rely on the lift!”
Coffeeandjuice, 23 May 2013 | Read review
“You can ask to see a couple of rooms in advance when you check-in. If the hotel is not full you can usually choose the one you like the most.”
MartinO762, 26 Feb 2012 | Read review
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