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SHG Hotel Porta Maggiore

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Only 30mins taxi from Ciampino airport (€40), fairly centrally located. Reception staff were great and check-in / check-out was very fast and they were very helpful to recommend directions to all tourist attractions. Nice hotel, clean and well looked after. Breakfast was fine, nothing elaborate but it kept you going.... I'd definitely go back!

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California
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Excellent choice for a quick stop over in Rome. The hotel has nice and spacious rooms and it's located within 10 minutes from Rome Termini Station. It is located on the porta maggiore square and it's great for public transport . Number 19 bus will take you straight to Vatican ,number 4 and 19 will take you to and from...

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Ammanford
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The location is fairly central and the receptionist was particularly helpful in pointing us in the right direction on the trams and the metro to visit the sights. Paolo was was especially friendly in helping us book a trip to Pompeii through the hotel with the green line tours. Only downside was there weren't many plug sockets in the hotel...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Room was nice, clean and well looked after. Towels and necessities were all kept topped up and clean. One of our bedside lamps wasn't working though the one which did provided adequate lighting for any activities we needed to do. Breakfast was great, a lot of choice. The eggs were a bit runny for me but other people seemed to...

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SHGportamaggiore, Direttore at SHG Hotel Porta Maggiore, responded to this review

Good morning Mr. Justin, thanks for having expressed an opinion about our hotel. It makes Paice your stay has been pleasant. Being a very central hotel, near we have two hospitals. I hope to have you back at the hotel. Massimiliano celestini

Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

The hotel is awful, dirty and like a nightmare. Receptionist was rude. Rooms are not like photos. Dinner was terrible. When we were at the hotel a french group of students were celebreating a party and workers of the hotel didn't pay attention to our claims. There's nothing positive to say. I won't come back even it's free.

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SHGportamaggiore, Direttore at SHG Hotel Porta Maggiore, responded to this review

Dear Immaculada , first of all thanks for having expressed an opinion about our hotel. The criticisms are always welcome. I am sorry that your stay was not pleasant, because of a group that has shaped a bit of chaos. Our pictures are all real without any retouching, I do not know which room type booked or which room he...

Reviewed 9 January 2017

The people were very nice and friendly. This hotel is good to reach by bus/tram and Metro. Breakfast was good. The room was enough for us to sleep with 3 persons. The bathroom was not so big. And we missing the fridge.

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Wroclaw, Poland
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Hotel is situated in a walking distance to Coloseum. The rooms are big and clean. Brakefasts are a very monotonic, but staff is very helpfull and nice. The garden in hotel is very nice for the evenings, but it's closed at 22:00.

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Tiberias, Israel
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Today because of a mistake made by a receptionist ( who said my luggage was taken to the taxi cab) When we arrived at the airport the we were surprised to find out that our suitcases were not present. We had no choice but to return to the hotel. Our luggage was then finally found a mistake was made. Nobody...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

I stayed here in a triple share room for several nights and a single room for one night. It was not a very pleasant experience. It is nice to have the impressive Porta Maggiore across the road but other than that it is a pretty dicey location, not particularly close to Termini and I would want to catch the metro...

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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

The location was great , room was clean and warm . Also the breakfast was lovely. So much things to eat.. Would definetly choose that hotel again. It is 650 m to the Manzoni metro station so very close to attractions xx

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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
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Additional Information about SHG Hotel Porta Maggiore

Address: Piazza di Porta Maggiore 25, 00185 Rome, Italy
Region: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Esquilino
Price Range: RM218 - RM563 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — SHG Hotel Porta Maggiore 3*
Number of rooms: 206
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“Rooms were fine. Neat and clean”
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 of 5 bubbles robertvJ2665ES, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go to a different hotel in the first place”
 of 5 bubbles nicka12325, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“probably higher up from the road”
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