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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 28 January 2015 via mobile

You mostly get what you pay for - and this is the case with Funny Palace. Old, not very comfortable beds and thin walls inside the room makes it somewhat hard to sleep - but I guess you cannot expect more for around 20 Euros in an expensive city like Rome. It is a decent place if you are travelling...

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Singapore
Reviewed 19 January 2015

My friends and I were in Florence and decided to head to Rome for the weekend. We needed some place that was decent and conveniently located. It was then when we stumbled upon Funny Palace. Though its name may sound well, funny, it was a great place to stay and it was more than we could ask for! In addition...

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Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 18 January 2015

The hostel is right next to Termini/main train station, which means you can easily take Metro [underground] anywhere in Rome and it's only two stops from Colosseum.. The bus company Terravision takes you there right from the airport for 4 Euro, and from the station you can just walk directly to the hostel. It is pretty easy to find. We...

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Milan, Italy
Reviewed 30 December 2014

The hostel is really closed to Termini station, so well connected to the centre and to every interesting place in Rome. People working here are really nice and super helpful and we had also a private bathroom without over charge. The cherry on the top is the reception, which is located inside the laundry...which is also an internet point and...

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Reviewed 28 December 2014 via mobile

We stayed at this property. Before going few reviews on this hostel scared us. But we are very happy with the location (max. 5 mins from Roma Termini), value for money and hospitality of the staff. On registration the staff explain the important places to see in Rome based on the duration of stay of each guest. Tips on transport...

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DF
Reviewed 25 December 2014

A hostel located in different departments of buildings. The beds are bad, very old. Bathrooms are insufficient. No common areas. It is located in a degraded and dirty area, it is not pleasant to walk but well connected. The best ticket you get for breakfast.

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Coral Springs, Florida
Reviewed 9 November 2014 via mobile

Very nice accommodating staff very knowledgeable about all the attractions a give you a map and speak very good English. I booked a five bed dorm very reasonably priced they also give you a complementary breakfast and 10% off a very nice pasta restaurant called Andrea. The Wi-Fi was very strong in our room however the showers were very very...

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Rzeszow, Poland
Reviewed 9 October 2014

Good price and just two minutes away from main station Termini, walking distance to many touristic atractions. Mabri gave us a map and drew routings for each day of our stay which saved us a lot of time. Complimentary bottle of wine was also a very nice gesture. Rooms were clean and very comfortable. The only minus was a bathroom...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 2 September 2014 via mobile

We booked a double room. Easy walking distance from the train station and we were welcomed after our long haul flight in the laundromat come Internet cafe check in point. We were given a map and tips on catching public transport and places to eat. Our room was two buildings up from this and we had keys to access it...

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
Reviewed 19 August 2014 via mobile

My son and I stayed here, and had a great experience. We booked a twin room (two single beds), with private bath and shower (there are other options available, including more hostel-esque accommodations with shared rooms and bathroom facilities). Our room was clean and comfortable, with air conditioning that maintained a comfortable temperature in the heat of Rome in August....

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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
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Here you will find really spotless, safe, and low cost accommodation in the center of Rome. Whether you are looking for Hostel accommodation in dorm beds or for comfortable private rooms in a hotel, the Funny Palace is the ideal place to stay to enjoy the wonders of Rome. Every thing you need is close by, from tours, restaurants, internet, and laundry service to air tours above the ancient city. Stay as long as you want, we guarantee your stay to be a joyful one. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Funny Palace

Address: Via Varese 33/31, 00185 Rome, Italy
Region: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Esquilino , Castro Pretorio
Price Range: RM208 - RM440 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“I can't compare but I was very happy with my room which had shutters so it was nice and dark at night.”
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“i stayed in a private room which was great”
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“make sure you ask how the door of the floor opens! It has a funny button you need to slide rather than push!”
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“Only one of the two buildings we saw had an elevator.”
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