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 4 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

Cancellation of total amount permitted:
From confirmation - 31 days before arrival: 75%
30 - 8 days before arrival: 10%
7 days before arrival: 0%

Deposit due:
Upon confirmation: 25% (non refundable)
30 days before arrival: 75%

In case of no-show e the full amount of the booking will be charged.
Every guest must have an official photo ID

Additional Terms and Conditions

BREAKFAST - We serve it from 7am to 10am, in slot of 30min (max 30 people per slot). We also prepare breakfast box!

CAFÉ AND RESTAURANT - Our Group Meals go from 2 to 3 courses with a price range of 9.50€ to 12.50€. In need of a lunch pack for your day trip and guided tours? Ask for our picnic options! Our restaurant has a maximum capacity of 30 people.

TOWELS & BED LINEN - Bed linen is included in all our rooms. The towels are only included in our Singles / Twin Rooms, if you are staying in a multiple dormitory you can add them for 4€.

24 HOURS RECEPTION - Our reception is open 24 hours a day to welcome and assist your group. Check-in : from 14:00 / Check-out within 10:00. A deposit of 2,00 € per person (refunded on departure) will be required on arrival for the keys given to every participant of the group

NON-SMOKING - All our rooms and public areas are non-smoking. A penalty fee of up to 500€ can be charged for smoking in the room.

LUGGAGE DEPOSIT - We can store all your luggage in our deposit room both on arrival and departure for 2€/piece (subject to availability)

Additional Info:

• The local city tax is not included, it should be paid upon arrival, currently €3.50/person and night.
• In order to guarantee full privacy for dormitories, all empty beds will be charged.
• Under 18 groups will require written confirmation acceptance from 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.
  • Great Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

Down ancient backstreets, on cobbled streets, history waits to be discovered. But Rome isn’t just a museum; it’s a city showcasing food, art and street culture scenes to rival any other European capital. Experience it at Generator Rome; once a beautiful 19th century building, it’s a short walk from the Colosseum and Roma Termini station.

Generator is located in Rome’s Esquilino District (known for it’s traditional old school vibe). Sitting atop one of the city’s famed seven hills in one of the oldest areas of Rome, Generator is situated right across the street from the Mercado dell’ Esquilino, a food market showcasing the wide variety of Italy’s fresh local produce. The property is a 5-minute walk from the Termini station and Colosseum Amphitheatre.

At Generator Rome, the interior is a tapestry of Roman heritage with 67 intricately styled private or shared en suite rooms. Set over seven floors, the hostel includes a deli-style café, bar and chill-out lounge.
Spend your stay strolling through the historic streets, then see the sun set over the picturesque Roman skyline while relaxing on our rooftop terrace. Generator has everything you need to adapt to the laid-back Italian lifestyle.

Generator Rome's Policies & Conditions:

Check in from 14:00 to 23:00 .
Check out before 10:00 .

Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards.
Taxes not included. (This property may pre-authorise your card before arrival).

Cancellation policy: 72 hours before arrival.
In case of no show or late cancellation, the total amount of the full booking will be charged unless the property is informed of late arrival by the guest.

Breakfast not included.
International breakfast available upon request: €5.50
Monday to Friday from 7 am to 10 am
Saturday and Sunday from 7 am to 12 pm


No Curfew
Towels included only for private double or single room
No Smoking throughout
Credit cards accepted
No pets allowed
Age restriction – Please note that guests under the age of 18 are not allowed to stay in shared dorms; they must book private rooms.
Check-in policy - Valid photo identification in the form of an ID or Passport will be required at check-in.
Reception available 24 hours.
Cancellation policy: 72h before arrival.
Check in from 14:00 to 23:00
Check out before 10:00 .
Payment upon arrival by credit cards, debit cards.
Taxes not included - occupancy tax 3.50 EUR per person per night
No curfew.
We do not accept customers younger than years of age.
Non smoking. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.3

  • Security 9.3

  • Location 7.7

  • Staff 8.7

  • Atmosphere 8.3

  • Cleanliness 9.0

  • Facilities 8.5

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    07 Nov 2019
    I have stayed previously at generator Rome and also for one night on this short trip. For me it’s easily hands down Rome’s no1 hostel. Amazing location..value for money & the staff are second to none. I like this place I’m back next week after I get married !!!
    Ireland, Male, 41+
  • 10.0


    25 Oct 2019
    I had one of the most amazing experiences in my whole Eurotrip! I was traveling alone (I’m Mexican) but the first night I made a friend from Argentina, one from China, one from Brasil and one from Portugal, all traveling by themselves; so we went out and have a blast that night, next day we visited time together and the solo trip became an incredible friend trip! Thanks for everything!
    Mexico, Male, 25-30
  • 9.7


    04 Oct 2019
    Nearly impossible to fault this place, so I'll start with the nitpicking. The alcohol at the bar is too expensive, and they are sponsored by Heineken so don't have any good or local beers. But actually an amazing hostel, comfy beds that don't squeak, huge dorms, our 6 bedder had two bathrooms, good security and locked boxes, a close walk to the main train, a big rooftop area and bar that's open until late, washing facilities, but no kitchen. Would go back in a heartbeat.
    Australia, Couple, 31-40
  • 9.1


    15 Sep 2019
    The hostel is located right next to the train station which is nice if you're arriving from there, but it is a bit farther from other main sites in the city. Everything is very clean and modern, and you almost feel as if you're staying in a hotel. However, the atmosphere isn't great if you're trying to meet lots of other people, as it seemed as if most people kept to themselves or were already in groups while I was there.
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 8.9


    18 Sep 2019
    Lovely hostel with great facilities. About an hour away from everything we wanted to do so be ready to walk. Kind and helpful staff that were available 24/7. Would be good to have more activities on so people could get to know each other more.
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 8.6


    03 Oct 2019
    We had a nice stay in the hostel. Very friendly staff (most of them at least). The breakfast was good for the price and the rooms where very clean. The location is very central but you have to be prepared to mostly walk to everywhere.
    Greece, All Female Group, 25-30
  • 8.3


    21 Oct 2019
    The toilet in my room was full of limescale and one of the other rooms had a blocked shower and the main light in the room was not working. We were not offered a room change even though they were unable to fix the light but they were able to unblock the shower. The location was great and the breakfast option was okay.
    England, Female, 31-40
  • 8.3


    29 Sep 2019
    If you have stayed at a Generator hostel you know the deal. If you haven’t, expect rooms that are spacious and clean. The one downside of generator hostels is that they do not have kitchens for guests to use and and do not allow outside food or drinks...
    Canada, All Male Group, 18-24
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    10 Oct 2019
    Besides they try and charge too much for everything. Like a Pepsi can is 3 euros. A towel rental is 5 euros. And the bar is always Empty. This isn't a party hostel. It was fine
    Australia, Male, 25-30
  • 5.1


    31 Oct 2019
    One important thing is this hostel is out to suck money whenever possible. Towel, baggage storage comes with a price especially baggage where most hostel is free in fact only generator all branches charge money. So say u arrived early b4 the checkin time u paid once max 6€ then after check out u need to leave luggage again another 6€. They have different size locker if you choose a wrong size n luggage can close ask the staff for help they refuse to help n say u need to pay again for a bigger
    Singapore, Male, 41+
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Adaptors
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • Washing Machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Housekeeping
  • Late check-out
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Meals Available
  • Restaurant
  • Board Games