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Hotel Fontanella Borghese

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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“spanish steps”(54 reviews)
“great location”(46 reviews)
“heart of rome”(16 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
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3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsspanish stepsgreat locationheart of romegrocery store across the streetvia condottiwalking distancetiny elevatorcharming hotelrooms are smallwould stay here againnice breakfastdinner reservationsgood sizethree startrevi fountainwalked everywherefront desk staff
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Reviewed 6 July 2013

What a beautiful gem hidden from the street but an inviting embrace of a hotel that offers modern convenience at the same time it takes you back to a era of nobility and elegance. Since we were interested in historical and religious sites the location...More

Thank Robert C
Response from TOMMYMIO, segretaria at Hotel Fontanella BorgheseResponded 15 July 2013

Dear Sirs, What a pelasure to read your message! We are so pleased you consider our hotel a hidden gem in Rome and that you found it comfortable, well located and with helpful staff. We hope therefore to see you again in the near future...More

Reviewed 20 June 2013 via mobile

You can't see it when you pull up by cab. But a quick elevator ride takes you to what is perhaps one of the best secrets for hotel stays in Rome. Friendly staff and owner, helpful with reservations and tours. Walking distance to almost all...More

Thank tw107
Response from TOMMYMIO, segretaria at Hotel Fontanella BorgheseResponded 24 June 2013

MY DEAREST We have just read what you wrote on Trip Advisor and we really glad to wsee yo uenjoyed yoru stay with us and could receive all the help you needed during your stay. We hope to see you then again in the near...More

Reviewed 9 June 2013

We stayed three nights and would definitely go back. The rooms where very comfortable and the breakfast was excellent. The location is central to many attractions. The staff was very friendly, especially Khaled. Expect to learn your room number in Italian. They helped with reservations...More

Thank Vicki H
Response from TOMMYMIO, segretario at Hotel Fontanella BorgheseResponded 17 June 2013

Dear vicki, What a pelasure to read your message on Trip Avisor. Khaled was inpressed and he, as all the staff of the hotel, wishes to thank you for the nice words to spent. We are really glad you had a pleasant stay with us...More

Reviewed 28 May 2013

We spent two nights here and found it to be a clean, convenient hotel with easy walking access to many of the main tourist sites in Rome. We had four rooms, all of which were rather small but had large comfy beds. The bathrooms were...More

Thank notlostyet36
Response from TOMMYMIO, segretaria at Hotel Fontanella BorgheseResponded 30 May 2013

Dear notlostyet, We saw you wrote a review about your stay and we wish to thank you so much. We are happy to see you find the hotel comfortable and had an enjoyable stay with us. We really hope to meet you again in the...More

Reviewed 24 May 2013 via mobile

We stayed here at the beginning & the end of our trip. The staff is what makes this a great little gem. The rooms are typically small but there is a lovely breakfast room & waiting lounge. It is just down the road from the...More

Thank Gabe60
Response from TOMMYMIO, segretaria at Hotel Fontanella BorgheseResponded 27 May 2013

Dear Glabe50, We read the message you posted on tripadvisor and we wish to thank you so much. We are glad to see you apprciated our efforts to let you have a pleasant stay with us and we really hope to meet you again in...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
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Price range
US$107 - US$228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#177 Family Hotel in Rome
#193 Romantic Hotel in Rome
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$107 - US$228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#177 Family Hotel in Rome
#193 Romantic Hotel in Rome
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Nearby
Campo Marzio
From its original role as ancient army training fields
to its present-day identity as one of the city’s most
desirable neighbourhoods, the Campo Marzio is the best
place to get lost in Rome. Gorgeous Renaissance and
Baroque palazzos line the streets, and are filled with
enticing boutiques and food shops. By day, Rome’s
best-dressed denizens criss-cross its streets in a
fashionable parade of errands, occasionally pausing to
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Joyful M
19 July 2017|
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Response from TOMMYMIO | Property representative |
Hi Joyfull, we are so sorry about the delay of your question, we don't know if you are already in Rome or still to come and visit our city, the cost for the white regular taxi is about € 10,00 to 12,00, from termini to our... More
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7 April 2017|
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Response from Noel A | Reviewed this property |
Roma Termini is the closest central station from the Hotel Fontanella Borghese for access to trains headed to Naples. This station is walking distance from the Hotel Fontanella Borghese--just under 2 miles. We walked it in... More
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Response from derbunker | Reviewed this property |
Beware of taxi scams in Rome. The city set a flat rate of 48 E ( may have changed lately) but is fix if you go from Fiumicino to the east side of Via Corso. If you go to the train station Termini is 63 E on both cases this... More
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"no elevator above lobby; narrow stairways. Stay close to 2nd floor if not on it"
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"Courtyard rooms are really quiet - we got the smallest room but even that had plenty of space"
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