We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Merulana Inn

Show Prices
#492 of 1,290 Hotels in Rome
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Merulana Inn
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

219 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 111: English reviews
Start your review of Merulana Inn
 Click to rate
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

stephanie in the last week The inn was fine, typical 3 star in Europe. Nothing fancy, but clean and a great location. The woman who runs this inn however, is so rude. I can't believe she is in the hospitality business. She lectured us upon arrival (at a late hour) even though we had called weeks in advance to arrange...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank slm0rris0n
Beirut, Lebanon
Reviewed 15 December 2016

I stayed there for 2 nights with friends, we had booked online. The staff were friendly and they were very helpful with our questions. The location was good. The rooms were spacious and clean. Overall, would repeat it again.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jojabr
Purcellville, Virginia
Reviewed 17 November 2016

This was a wonderful little set of rooms in an Art Deco building located conveniently between the main train station and the colosseum. Our plane was delayed but Miss Judy stayed late for us and gave us a wonderful welcome after a long, stressful trip. The rooms have recently been redone and were clean and comfortable. One note, the elevator...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank edwardmeade
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

We found this little gem on our recent visit to Rome. It has a lovely ambience and serves a decent pint of Guinness (so says the hubby). After eating pizza and pasta, which was lovely, for the first couple of days, it was great to be able to order chicken and Italian style potatoes(which were totally gluten free) and an...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Amanda Q
Amsterdam
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We were received by Judy, a friendly lady who explained the workings of the place to us, the automatic doors etc. The room was very nice and clean, definitely spacious enough for the two of us. Although it was on the street side, and Via Merulana not the quitetest of roads, the noise was kept to a minimum by the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank avandek
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

The place is great. Very friendly people treated us as friends not as customers. They gave us very good recommendations the whole time and tried to make our stay as joyful as possible. The rooms are very clean and well furnished very tasty coffee and biscuits daily. The location is easy to reach 5-10 min walk to the coliseum. Sure...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Ahmed D
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Hi wife and I spent 5 nights in this guesthouse. We walked there from the Termini Station and found it easily (looked for the small pink sign). The lift on the way up to level 3 was interesting though it gave us no hassles during our stay. Judy greeted us and was pleasant to deal with the entire time. The...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Arbot09
Reviewed 20 September 2016

My daughter had booked our trip to Italy and had chosen all B&Bs for our 2 week stay. I was a bit worried but for no reason at all. The Merulana Inn was perfect for us. We had our own bathroom (just a little downside though, it only had half a door and every shower flooded the bathroom floor), didn't...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Carole C
Florence, Italy
Reviewed 31 July 2016

This is an unusual spot, as it's not a hotel, but a residence that takes up only one floor of the building it's in. Note that there are a handful of steps once you're in the ground floor main door, so I'm not sure this place is accessible. The rooms are attractive, very clean and the bathrooms are excellent, apart...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jmcmurrah
Gold Coast, Australia
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Firstly, this place is in a great location! Walking distance from the train station, major attractions, supermarket and hop-on-hop-off bus stop. However, I didn't realise when I booked that it is a guest house. Yes, I checked the reviews but it still wasn't clear. We arrived at approx. 3:30pm after having difficulty finding the place as there is only a...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank appsfamily2016

57 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (56)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (11)
Viewed
Room/Suite (16)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Viewed
View from Room (4)
Viewed
Other (19)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Rome hotels
Esquilino
Auditorium di Mecenate
Auditorium di Mecenate
#356 of 1,290 in Rome
528 reviews
Monti
Tirreno Hotel
Tirreno Hotel
#359 of 1,290 in Rome
546 reviews
Esquilino
Hotel Doria
Hotel Doria
#312 of 1,290 in Rome
404 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Esquilino
Maikol Family Guesthouse
Maikol Family Guesthouse
#1,047 of 1,290 in Rome
21 reviews
Monti
Hotel Centro Cavour
Hotel Centro Cavour
#84 of 1,290 in Rome
253 reviews
Monti
Hotel Santa Prassede
Hotel Santa Prassede
#645 of 1,290 in Rome
413 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in Esquilino

Neighbourhood Profile
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.
Explore this neighbourhood

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Merulana Inn

Address: Via Merulana 19, 00185 Rome, Italy
Region: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Esquilino
Price Range: €77 - €135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Merulana Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 7
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Hotwire, Booking.com, Priceline, TripOnline SA and HotelQuickly so you can book your Merulana Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Merulana Hotel Rome
Hotel Style:
#81 Best Value Hotel in Rome
#178 Romantic Hotel in Rome
#294 Family Hotel in Rome
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Merulana Inn staff and other travellers.
3 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Merulana Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Via Merulana is a major street in Rome so the rooms on the street side are noisier but great for people watching.”
edwardmeade, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Front room has great views”
appsfamily2016, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“Take earplugs if you are a light sleeper. The road outside is pretty busy.”
Blair1987, 2 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Back rooms would be quieter, its on a busy road, but rooms are double glazed.”
Granelle, 12 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Three room face main road and two face the courtyard. I suppose the courtyard is quieter.”
  • view north from room
ClaretsFan1, 2 Jun 2014 | Read review
5 of 5