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Pensione Giamaica Reviews

Via Magenta 13, 00185, Rome, Italy

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604 Total Reviews
  • 80%Value For Money
  • 80%Security
  • 84%Location
  • 84%Staff
  • 67%Atmosphere
  • 89%Cleanliness
  • 77%Facilities

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Well treated by excellent staff and provided with more than enough information to work my way around the beautiful Eternal city. The location is perfect for those new to Rome as it allows easy access to the main train station (Termini) which is well connected to all tourist locations. I would gladly come back to this hotel again in the future.


A lot quieter and less community-oriented than most hostels I've stayed in, so don't expect to meet up with lots of other travelers to hang out with if you stay here. It's very nice and clean, though, and the owner is great about providing information and recommendations for Rome. I would definitely recommend staying here, especially if you are looking for a quieter atmosphere.

  • 18th Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


If you're like me you like - a clean, private, secure and well-located space - fast wifi - no extra frills... just a room to get some rest after and before exploring the city That's exactly what this place offers, nothing more and nothing less. Owner = very friendly. Location = awesome. Room was very clean and comfortable. The only two things I'd say is that it took quite long for showers to produce hot water. And I couldn't pay by credit card. Overall very happy with this excellent place!


Super clean.


Pros: cheap price clean room, good wifi Cons: poor sounds accessibility .. Easy to hear what is the next room talking about. No kitchen .. Worth for stay anyway!

  • 30th Jan 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • China
  • All Female Group, 25-30
  • (1 review)


The staff was very nice and helpful. I stayed here for 4 days. It seems a little scary at first but then you realize the old elevator is adorable, and the little room is authentic. Great Rome hostel experience. And it's right by Termini station which was great for airport and using the metro (subway) to get around!

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