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Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I really don't understand why Sandy Hostel has so many bad reviews. I booked this place for 4 nights and was really afraid of what to expect because of all that I read on the Internet, but I was positively surprised when I got to the hostel. You have to keep in mind that it's a HOSTEL (not a hotel)... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 reviews
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

I had booked for Mia Lodge Hostel but I think this is the new Mia Lodge? Not too sure but I think it's all owned by the same person. This hostel is the best location. Really close to Termini, a metro station (which can take you anywhere for €1.50), the Colosseum and many other sights. There's also really good food... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

This hotel is perfectly located, within walking distance from all the must-see in Rome. Even the Vatican museums, are only 45 minutes waling from here. Scilla was awesome, she marked all the important spots in Rome, and even some of her own preference. You have the little and romantic streets just crossing the avenue, with that italian spirit from the... More 

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Reviewed 4 December 2015 via mobile

This place so nice, it is very clean, good staff work. The hostel is a five minute walk from the Coliseum, very comfortable and cozy at home, I will definitely stay here the next time will be in Rome) There worked good girl, she's name Shila, she's very friendly and kind👌👍

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Mqabba
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16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Dear all, I am an experienced traveller... been to so many European capitals..and staying in the old centre is always a headache since to find a good price is very difficult. Sandy Hostel is the one in Rome. I am blessed that managed to acquaint myself to this place and the owner Franco, who is a gentleman. It is in... More 

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Davao City, Philippines
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108 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

Friendliest and helpful staff. Flexible and they let you leave luggage for free. No signage outside so from the termini, walk straight by cavour. And as soon as you pass by maggiore church, start minding the building numbers . Sandy is located at the 5th floor. Pay some cents to ride the lift. Google map would help re location. Lots... More 

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Thank iamjosemanuel
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Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

The staff was very friendly. My boyfriend and I stayed May 14-16. The room was clean and spacious. It had two twin beds and there was a full bathroom in the room plus a mini fridge. Quick note: The hostel is on the top floor of the building so just keep walking up that is the only part were we... More 

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Thank KellieAnna
Vilnius, Lithuania
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35 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2015

We had a private room for two (we supposed to have beds in shared rooms but as far as there were no beds left we got private room), location is perfect, really close to touristic Rome, staff was helpful, room clean and including everything we needed. Maybe shower was quite strange, water temperature was reacting to surrounding water leakings therfore... More 

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Thank carolyyt
Minsk, Belarus
1 review
Reviewed 28 April 2015

I have spent 3 nights in Sandy Hostel. I would say I was definitely satisfied with the service at Sandy. The location is perfect, rooms are clean and staff is international and friendly. All major transportation hubs (Termini A/B lines, Cavour B) are located in the vicinity of the hostel which makes it perfectly possible to catch a bus to... More 

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Thank Dzmitry K
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Reviewed 27 April 2015 via mobile

They were able to book us on the day of arrival no problem. We had other reservations that fell through and we thought we were outta luck on a place to stay they figured out how to put us up for 2 nights as a walk in. Basic amenities has a blow dryer and comfy beds and super friendly staff,... More 

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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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Address: Via Cavour 136, 00184 Rome, Italy
Region: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Monti
Price Range: RM161 - RM698 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“accessibility, awesome location, friendly staff”
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 of 5 bubbles 829ivans, 7 Apr 2015 | Read review
“you have to walk a lot to get your room, everything is located in a fourth floor with only stairs”
 of 5 bubbles tomcB9831VE, 10 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Bring your own pillow case (to any hostel).”
 of 5 bubbles JohnsonK48, 8 Jul 2013 | Read review
“There are no good rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles OlavA661, 3 Oct 2012 | Read review
“Dont stay here.”
 of 5 bubbles Mike2001Cork, 3 Sep 2012 | Read review
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