Group Booking Terms and Conditions

Because you are making a Group Booking, there are additional Terms and Conditions that apply. Please read them and click 'I Accept' below to continue with your booking

General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card 3 weeks prior to arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

Once payment for groups is made, the are no refunds for cancellations made less than 3 weeks before planned arrival.

Additional Terms and Conditions

Full payment required by bank transfer, 4 weeks before arrival at the latest.
Our bank details:
Account holder: Lucci Salvina & C. s.a.s.

Bank: Banca Popolare dell'Emilia Romagna, Agency Roma B, Viale del castro Pretorio 118 B, Rome

Bank coordinates: ABI 05387, CAB 03202

Swift code: BPMOIT22

Account number: 1078236

IBAN: IT11S0538703202000001078236

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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Property Description

Rome's best loved and most cosmopolitan hostel. City center location only two steps away from the central station Termini. Dorms and private rooms are available. Everything you could possible want is nearby and the best and cheapest food places are in the hostel area. Des Artistes is in easy walking distance from major sites.

Des Artistes has an annexe part of the building where some doubles and triple private rooms with shared bathroom are located. So if you book a room for two or three people with shared outside bathroom, it will be located either in Via Villafranca or Via Sapri, at max. 300 metres from the reception area in Via Villafranca,20.
Rooms are ready from 3 pm.
Please note that we only accept guests between the ages of 18 and 30. People aged 16 and under cannot stay with us. Guests aged 17 must be accompanied by another guest aged 18 or older and have written permission from a parent or legal guardian. Please read our confirmation email for more details. Guests aged 30 or older must stay in a private room
Group Reservation: for reservations with more than 6 persons and more than 3 days will be request a special payment policy. View House Rules


You'll find the cosmopolitan Des Artistes Budget Rooms within the 3-star Des Artistes hotel – giving you all the advantages of a hotel (like fresh linen) at a hostel price-point. Spend the morning with a frothy cappuccino on the rooftop terrace and soak up some sunshine, or fill your plate at the continental buffet for an additional charge. Come evening, stop by the hotel's bar for local beers and meet other travellers in the communal lounge before heading out for the night.


Our city-centre location in Municipio I means we're just a 9-minute walk from Termini train station and SIT bus station. To reach us from Ciampino Airport, take the non-stop Flixbus for 45 minutes to SIT. If you're coming from Fiumicino Airport, get the non-stop RV for 32 minutes to Termini. We're surrounded by transport links, which makes seeing the city super easy. The Colosseum is 10 minutes away via metro, while Vatican City can be reached in under 45 minutes (take the RV from Termini to Roma S.Pietro and then walk for 14 minutes).

Rooms and Dorms

Take the elevator up to the dormitory floor, where you'll get all the fun of hostel living in a hotel-like layout. You get a single bed instead of a bunk (bonus!), a cable TV, a hair dryer and air con. There are also private rooms – some in a separate annex of the hotel – with shared bathrooms.

Extras and activities

Before you spend a day wandering through Rome, stop by our 24-hour reception to pick up a free city map. Ask our helpful staff for recommendations on a top-notch gelateria, or hire a bike from us so you can cruise around the city's sights with your friends. Checking out earlier than your departing flight, train or bus? Leave your bags at the hostel in self-lock lockers (big enough for a small case) while you're out.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.6

  • Security 8.8

  • Location 8.8

  • Staff 8.5

  • Atmosphere 7.7

  • Cleanliness 8.7

  • Facilities 8.0

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    28 Nov 2019
    Very good recomendded hostel file like hotel very orgenizd place and very cline
    Israel, Male, 41+
  • 10.0


    31 Oct 2019
    Nice hotel/hostel in Roma. The only thing is that they have age restrictions on dormitories.
    Italy, Male, 41+
  • 10.0


    30 Oct 2019
    100% recomendado. Perfecto todo!!!!
    Argentina, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    24 Oct 2019
    Funny Palace is a great place to stay in Rome, highly recommend it!
    Ireland, Male, 41+
  • 9.4


    05 Sep 2019
    Its very near to Termini the main metro and local bus stop of Rome. Restaurnts and street shopping is very nearby. Frequent and so many bus services nearby the hostel. Location wise perfect. Bathroom and toilets are clean, friendly stuff, they will help you to make the trip successful. Only the shower tap water flow is very slow, it takes a bit more time to take shower. Otherwise very good.
    Germany, Female, 25-30
  • 9.1


    06 Dec 2019
    Nice and comfy bed clean bathrooms and toilet. Nice staff. Good rooftop sitting area. Breakfast is for 12 euros that's expensive. But overall good experience.
    India, Female, 31-40
  • 9.1


    20 Sep 2019
    The place is great, but the doors of the bedrooms make so much noise when people have to close them. They do not bring towels, but the bedrooms were really nice and clean, and the breakfast was really good.
    Colombia, Female, 25-30
  • 8.9


    22 Nov 2019
    Clean, near to the metro station, friendly staff, good price. If you're looking for meeting people, party etc this place is not for you but if you like to be calm at night, go ahead is really good!!
    Mexico, Female, 25-30
  • 8.3


    25 Aug 2019
    Nice, clean room (private room) however had a slight mishap with power to the room a couple of times but this only lasted a few minutes. Facilities well kept and clean.
    Australia, Couple, 25-30
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    01 Jan 2020
    Located right by Termini station with good food options. Wifi was really slow, especially in the room. Toilet paper wasn’t refilled for two days in the shared bathrooms. Room service cleaned our rooms each day though which was good. If wifi was better, this would have been a great stay.
    Australia, Mixed Group, 18-24
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  • Free City Maps
  • Linen Included
  • Adaptors
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Hot Showers
  • Key Card Access
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Security Lockers
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Fax Service
  • Internet Access
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Vending Machines