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California Hotel

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel is clean, room big enough, we had a problem with the heating and they were very nice and fixed it right away. The location is perfect, near main attraction, transportation and restaurants. The breakfast could be better, no vegetables or fruits but it was ok. I would definitly come again!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff was very helpfull. We had no problem with payment. The breakfast was not included, but it wasnt expensive and was good. In my opinion, the value is a bit expensive, but i think its due to be in a good location. Our room was not so good, it was not very small, but its not beautiful. S

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Gabriele L, Direttore at California Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there thank you for the nice review, we are glad that you appreciate the stuff and the breakfast. We hope to see you again here in the hotel. Best Regards Hotel California

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 4 nights & had a fantastic visit ... great staff, very comfortable room & free wifi was a bonus ... 10 minute walk to train station, walking distance to the Colesseum & Ancient Rome ... great restaurants & markets nearby, excellent laundry a few doors down the street ... breakfast in the hotel each morning was delicious

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Gabriele L, Direttore at California Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there thank you so much for your nice review, we are very happy that your experience here was good. We hope to see you again so we can give you a best treatmente. Best Regards Hotel California

KIDDERMINSTER
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Superb location, only a 10 minite walk from the bus and train terminal. excellent breakfast, with plenty of choice. 24 hour reception, which was English speaking. Could not ask for better for a 3 star hotel.

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Gabriele L, Direttore at California Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there thank you so much for your review, we are glad that you appreciate our services. We hope to see you again so we can give to the best treatment. Best Regards Hotel California

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is fantastically located very close to Termini; the main bus and rail station for Rome. Yet close enough to not be disturbed by the noise or crowds of the station itself. The rooms are spacious and very clean and are cleaned daily by housekeeping. The hotel offer a very good breakfast with a wide selection of choices. The...

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Gabriele L, Direttore at California Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there thank you so much for your nice review, we are glad that you appreciate our rooms and breakfast. We hope to see you again so we can provide you a better service and turn your 4/5 in a 5/5. Best Regards Hotel California

bat yam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose this hotel because of the location and breakfast.We took the train from the airport to termini station and it took a few minutes walk to get to the California which is very convenient.The hotel is just off the main road and has nearby shops supermarkets restaurants and trams and buses.To be honest you can walk to almost all...

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Gabriele L, Direttore at California Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there thank you so much for your nice review, we are very happy that you appreciate the breakfast, the rooms and the stuff. We hope to see you again, so we can give you the best service. Best Regards Hotel California

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

About location cant say anything, it was perfect, also staff was good as well however the night shift guy omg he was terrible very rude, whatever we ask he says i dont know. for example; there is a tram goes on right in front of the hotel we asked him there these trains go, he said i dont know ask...

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Gabriele L, Direttore at California Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there thank you for your nice review, we are very glad that you appreciate our hotel. We hope to see you again here so we can give you a better service. Best Regards Hotel California

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location within a few minutes walk from Termini station. Friendly staff and our room was quiet and clean and cosy. Breakfast was adequate and there are several restaurants very close by which are great value for money and food is fab. will definitely stay there again.

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Hi there thank you for your nice review, we are haooy that appreciate oure staff and our room. We hope to see you again here in the hotel. Best Regards Hotel California

Porto Recanati, Italy
Reviewed 26 January 2017

wifi is really bad, room is noisy. You pay city tax cash and not with credit card. Kind staff cheap room. You get the skin inside the bedroom, then a small room with shower and another very small one with toilette and bidet. I did not find this design so practical neither so nice. I paid 53 euros for a...

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Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Perfect location for seeing Rome, 2 mins walk from station, lovely places to eat nearby. Staff were great, quick check in, clean room, comfortable beds. No tea/coffee making facilities in the room so I asked reception for a kettle which he kindly got for me within 5 mins, with a cup, teabags and milk bought from the shop across the...

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Gabriele L, Direttore at California Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there thank you so much for your review, we are very happy that you had a good time here in the hotel. We hope to see you again so we can give you the best treatment. Best Regards Hotel California

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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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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about California Hotel

Address: Via Principe Amedeo 39, 00185 Rome, Italy
Region: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Esquilino , Castro Pretorio
Price Range: €70 - €161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — California Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 44
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California Hotel Rome
Hotel Style:
#253 Family Hotel in Rome
#261 Romantic Hotel in Rome
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“We were on floor 5, quiet & cosy”
 of 5 bubbles , 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Corner rooms are larger but the wifi connection is poor”
 of 5 bubbles debjane, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Our room faced a court yard at the back and it was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles AnneG897, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Request 4th floor or lower”
 of 5 bubbles 662lesleyj, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you don't mind the odd bathroom layout, the family room is big enough for a large family”
 of 5 bubbles njosborne36, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
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