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La Controra Hostel Rome

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  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Multilingual Staff
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All reviewsbed dormfree wifiimportant attractionsgreat locationclose to the main train stationwalking distanceprivate bathroommain attractionstrevi fountain and spanish stepswould stay here againminute walkstayed for nightstea and coffeecentral locationvatican citysuitcasesmarco
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Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

It was a short stay In Rome but I had a wonderful time .One of the reasons that made it so was La Controra, as it was all clean and neat with a quiet atmosphere. The staff were fantastic especially Marwa who helped with all...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2016

One of the best hostels I've ever stayed at! The staff are so friendly and helpful, they really made the experience great for me. We cooked a lot, hung out together and met travelers from all over. The beds are comfortable and the place is...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2016

The hostel was conveniently located only about a block from the underground station which was really nice for getting around to different tourist attractions. The four bedroom mixed dorm we stayed in was nice and clean and provided lockers for us to store our backpacks....More

Thank Jessie W
Reviewed 16 January 2016

I stayed three nights in a shared room for two people, and it was very spacious, clean and the bathroom looked very new. This is a pretty small hostel with limited front desk hours, so there is little "communal hostel feel". However breakfast was nice,...More

Thank Tammi S
Reviewed 15 January 2016

I stayed at La Controra Hostel for 4 nights. It was a very nice hostel. It is very clean and the beds are comfortable for bunk beds. It is in the business district - away from the hustle and bustle, however it is still very...More

Thank Sally W
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Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Price range
US$87 - US$188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$87 - US$188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (28)
Dining (4)
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Ludovisi / Via Veneto
Thanks to Fellini and La Dolce Vita, the Ludovisi and
Via Veneto neighbourhood 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 neighbourhood 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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