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Thousand Sunny Reviews

via di Boccea 276, Rome, Italy

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309 Total Reviews
  • 85%Value For Money
  • 86%Security
  • 74%Location
  • 93%Staff
  • 88%Atmosphere
  • 92%Cleanliness
  • 85%Facilities

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This hostel was in a fine area and close to the metro station. It was a good price for your money. It is more of an apartment feel then a hostel so there isn't very much atmosphere. The apartment was clean and had a kitchen and landry. However note that they pre authorized the payment on your credit card. You do get the money back once you arrive and pay cash, however it takes a few days.


i stayed Thousand Sunny hostel for two nights. i worried about location but it's not bed, when i went to Thousand Sunny, i just took a subway ( underground) and walk just maximum 10 minute i think it find easy more than other hostel which is located near city center. and also their staffs are so kind i could borrow a locker if i give some deposit, and they explained tour places anyway i was very satisfied if i go to Roma once again, i'll go to Thousand Sunny again.


Location is out of town, but the metro is just down the road so it really doesn't matter, especially for how cheap the place is! Easily the best value for money in Rome. Very helpful staff, and the hostel dog is awesome. Only downsides: One bathroom/toilet and the hostel closes between 11 and 2, so you have to leave... which is odd


The shower is atrocious - minimal water pressure and limited hot water. One evening I was in my room and heard heated arguments in Italian from the staff, then came out and saw one of them crying. Apart from that it was a fantastic stay, one of the staff taught me an Italian card game and were full of information about the city. Definitely recommend.


We really enjoyed our stay at the cute Thousand Sunny Hostel. It is situated a bit outside the city center, but that didn't bother us. Nevertheless, there were two things, which were disappointing: 1st: the shower water pressure and temperature were very low. Taking a shower was always a nightmare. 2nd: Mauricio, the owner, waked us up very rude at 10am every morning. Also the long closing time between 11am-2pm, made going out at night and having breakfast in the morning not easy. Bad :(


Really nice hostel, quiet, close to the metro station and all the amenities. For the breakfast you get a goodcoffee(espresso lungo) and a cornetto(croissant) for less than 2 euros in the orange bar just 50 meters from the hostel. In the hostel there is also a laundry service. And staff us really helpful. Grazie mille Ariana for your advice, kindness and for teaching me hiw to lake a good Italian coffee. I will definitely go back there whenI am back in the beautiful city of Roma!


Really nice guys running this place!! And Zoro the dog is the highlight!

  • 10th Aug 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Ireland
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


There's some reviews on here that paint this hostel as some kind of bizarro scam but really it's just a nice quiet place to spend your time in Rome. This Hostel is a large converted apartment and all the staff are so ridiculously friendly that you won't regret booking this place. My only advice to the owners would be leaving an Emergency phone number or whatever during the night as some guy got a head wound one night and we didn't know where the first aid or anything was.


Had a great stay at Thousand Sunny. The staff are excellent and there was a great atmosphere.


The hotel is clean and cozy, a nice place to stay. It located a few metro stops from the city center, i would say its not hard to reach the main attractions. There are supermarkets, and some really good restaurant near the hostel. The staff are very friendly & helpful, many useful advice :p The shower could be improved.

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