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Carlito's Way Reviews

Via Villafranca 10, 00185 Rome, Rome, Italy

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77%

Rating
857 Total Reviews
  • 74%Value For Money
  • 80%Security
  • 83%Location
  • 75%Staff
  • 70%Atmosphere
  • 79%Cleanliness
  • 76%Facilities

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40%

The first time I stayed at Carlito's Way we stayed in the main branch. Everything was semi nice and seemed about par for the price we payed. The second time, without previous notification, they sent us somewhere else with a poor map and no actual signs to tell us when we've found the building. Even worse was the disgusting state of the bathroom. No soap, paper towels, or toilet paper and the shower was to be avoided at all cost. Do NOT go to this hostel. There have to be better ones. Trust me.

  • 12th May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


80%

I booked on Carlitos Way but I was placed on Hotel Des Artisted, which is like a twin hostel; kind of strange the administration of the rooms, but anyway, it was more a hotel rather than a hostel, nice and clean rooms, the same with bathrooms. The location very close to Termini station, and the staff was nice, Pietro very friendly and helpful. For the price I definetely recommend it, I had a comfortable stay there.


83%

Hostel was great for sleeping and showers were great too. Breakfast at the main hotel for €8 was perfect in the mornings. Less atmosphere than most hostels I've been to, but that is because it lacks a common area/lounge. Perfect price and location.

  • 9th May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


77%

it's more like a hotel, so the atmosphere is so so, but it's clean and cheap, near the train station and the metro, so it's ok.


69%

The place was clean and in a great location close to metro and within walking distance of some sights, although there are only a few cafes or restaurants nearby. Safe in room wasn't working so there was nowhere to keep valuables. There was a maid service that made your bed which was nice for a hostel.


69%

The staff not that good, and no nice common area. The location's not bad (close to Termnini, and some nice cafes around). The rooms are small and cozy, no crowd around. Quiet at night.


97%

The actual name of the hostel is hotel des artistes and is more like a hotel than a hostel. I stayed in a four person room and the beds and sheets were so clean and maid service made the beds everyday. The bathrooms were also cleaned everyday. It's a five minute walk from the Castro Pretoria metro station so location was perfect. The only negatives were that you have to pay 2€ for wifi for 24 hour use and make sure to bring your own towel or else buy one for 3.50€. Overall a great place to stay!

  • 1st Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


77%

Very clean, neat and nice. The best upon all the hostels of my trip, just one recommendation; it will be perfect if you had wifi al over the hotel not just on the tiny room of the fifth floor. And you can improve the cafeteria, it will be awesome if you sell food for your guests in the morning. Thank you!


43%

We booked a double room but ended in a dorm with 3 other people... Not very funny for a Saint-Valentine evening, knowing that we had to work the morning after. Our experience was really bad, this was not what we booked - even if we got an email saying that the booking's confirmation for a double was made and ok. Be careful with this place because they also tried to make us pay more than expected for the city's taxes.

  • 14th Feb 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Belgium
  • Female, 31-40
  • (1 review)


94%

Both had a great stay in Rome


77%

Would stay again, very happy with a private double room. Very comfortable.


77%

Very nice room, the private room doesnt look like a hostel, look more like a good hotel. The reception guy isn't very friendily. A little expensive and the reception is in another place.


89%

Its very near from the metro station and the main terminal. The staff is very kind and helpfull, when you arrives, they give you all the maps you need and the location of differents markets of the zone. They speak many languages The atmosphere is great and you make lots of friends.


100%

It is a good place to stay. Staff are nice, and good at English. But the internet is not good.




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