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Hotel Grifo

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Armstrong, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Clean hotel a short walk from the colosseum. If you have any luggage or disabilities I recommend you take a taxi there from the termini train station. It is a fairly long walk with many hills and narrow uneven streets. Our room was very clean and very small. We also had a private terrace, which was small but nice to...

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Island of Malta, Malta
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best thing about this hotel is the location, street away you can see Colosseum and only few minutes away from Trevi Fountain. Second best thing is staff, very friendly. always smiling. There was one person who was great with us and extremely helpful but unfortunately I don't remember the name (a man - I think not Italian, he had...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel, which is housed in a 1700 building, is located in an old neighborhood that offers the visitors narrow streets paved with cobble stones, cute shops and good restaurants. All, within walking distance from the Coliseum (about 10 minutes), the Roman Forum and other monuments of the antique Rome. We were very impressed by the quality of the staff,...

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Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Hotel within walking distance of all the major attractions.Receptionist recommended eating places for us and these were absolutely brilliant value and food.Nothing was too much bother for any of the staff here,the rooms were spotless clean towels everyday.Wouldn't stay anyplace else if in Rome and would certainly recommend this little gem of a hotel.Well done Hotel Grifo you shall see...

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GrifoRome, Responsabile reception at Hotel Grifo, responded to this review

Dear guest, it is a pleasure to read your review, where you explained everything about us. We hope to receive your reservation very soon and we remind you that it's enough to send us an e-mail with the dates and we will give you the best price We are waiting for you!

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 27 October 2016

For 100 euros a night in Rome, you can't beat Hotel Grifo. A 5-minute walk from the Colosseum (and a number of terrific restaurants and cafes), tucked away in picturesque Via del Boschetto, it's a perfect, inexpensive hideaway in Rome's historic center. It's not a luxury hotel, the rooms are a bit on the small side, but they are spotlessly...

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GrifoRome, Responsabile reception at Hotel Grifo, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your fantastic review, we are so happy to know that you liked your stay with us. Hope that we will see you very soon we send our best regards

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Stayed at this hotel for two nights. It is situated at a prime location in Rome close to the Colosseum and Roman Forum. The staff was nice, friendly and service minded. The room however was very small and dated. The sheets were not that clean either. The bathroom was tiny and our toilet had some issues with flushing. We had...

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Yes, the rooms are small. We were lucky and had a terrace where we could eat our own food. Knife and fork brought up by a very service minded staff. Its situated perfect if you are here to see Rome and the staff very helpful with good advises for local food etc. Is it a romantic weekend you are looking...

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GrifoRome, Responsabile reception at Hotel Grifo, responded to this review

It’s been a pleasure to host you in our hotel and thank you for emphasizing our strengths! The hotel is a monument, an ancient building, this is the reason why rooms are small though comfortable. It is near the most important monuments: the most famous places in Rome are reachable walking. Our staff makes every effort to ensure cleanliness and...

Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We just had a wonderful week-long stay at Hotel Grifo. Everything was perfect. Courteous staff who spoke excellent English, nice included breakfast, quiet rooms, great location in a neighborhood with good restaurants and convenient to everything. We would totally go back.

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GrifoRome, Responsabile reception at Hotel Grifo, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you for your nice review, we are very glad to know that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you have good memories from us. For the next time send us an e-mail to receive our discount for returning guests

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I did my homework before booking a hotel in Rome, and decided we wanted to stay in Monti--an eclectic, slightly bohemian area. Good access to the Colosseum and other ancient sites, good local restaurants and access to transporttion. The Hotel Grifo did great. I had asked about an elevator because my husband doesn't do stairs well, but they didn't quite...

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GrifoRome, Responsabile reception at Hotel Grifo, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your review. Let us take advantage of your review to inform all readers about the Rooms with terrace that at the moment of reservation we send confirmation mail where we explain that we have rooms with shared terrace and private one, and by request we give the private one to them who has requested if...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Its hard to tell from the pictures but the economy rooms were terribly small for two people. Its in a great location around a lot of restaurants, very busy at night and very close to the Colosseum. We never received replacement soaps after the first night. After you leave for the day you have to give your key to the...

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Monti
Monti is Rome’s rebel yell. This neighbourhood just west of Termini train station mixes grit with fun as it continues to fight for its reputation as a magnet for the artsy, alternative, and hipster. Every season, quirky boutiques and food spots sprout up on its cobblestone streets. The neighbourhood supports unique and homegrown businesses that cater to its longtime residents as well as hipsters on the hunt. Hang out at Piazza della Madonna dei Monti anytime after lunch and you'll always find something going on.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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Additional Information about Hotel Grifo

Address: Via del Boschetto 144, 00184 Rome, Italy
Region: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Monti
Price Range: €63 - €200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Grifo 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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Grifo Hotel Rome
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#123 Family Hotel in Rome
#190 Romantic Hotel in Rome
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“Close to the colosseum”
 of 5 bubbles PortlyTravellers, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Not standard room”
 of 5 bubbles AgataNka, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Consider the rooms at the 4th floor with shared terrace, or the annex across the street.”
 of 5 bubbles luigig809, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“on the fourth floor you have access to a terrace”
 of 5 bubbles lindsaym791, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Small, sweet, and a perfect base for exploring Monti and the entire historic center”
 of 5 bubbles Of-San_Francisco, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
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