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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 policy for high season(from March 10th to October 31st):

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1)In the past we have experienced some problems with underage drinking and also indecent behaviour of guests in groups, therefore the hostel reserves the right to determine the departure date during the reserved period.
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The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Junior / Primary 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.

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Hostel Alessandro Downtown

Via Carlo Cattaneo 23 , Rome, Italy
Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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We love this Hostel!

It gets our thumbs up for consistently high guest reviews.

Hostelworld says

Hostel Alessando Downtown is located between Termini station and the Colosseum, setting it near the metro, inter-city trains and night buses as well as within walking distance of many of Rome's sights. Hostelworld guests say 'they really care about the traveller at this hostel', with staff who are frequently described as helpful, 'extremely knowledgeable' and friendly. Our visitors say they 'would recommend this to any traveller looking for budget accommodation in Rome with close access to public metro'.

Property Description

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Weekly specials
FREE aperitivo hour (7PM-: Mon, Wed and Fri) at common room!!
also welcome to join events at the ALESSANDRO PALACE BAR & ROOF TOP TERRACE:
HAPPY HOUR / Aperitivo with pizza / Cocktail party / Night-out party and more!
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Continuing the same high standards of the original Alessandro Hostel, Hostel Alessandro Downtown was designed expressly for budget-minded backpackers.
We have large, clean dorm rooms with shared bathrooms. All rooms have air conditioning and heating units (on energy-saving timers). Linen and blankets are included and lockers are available in all dorm rooms.
Free Wi-Fi (hotspot) available throughout the building. Our large common room has a widescreen TV.
Offering a wide variety of services at reasonable prices, our exceptional location provides a safe, convenient base to explore and enjoy Rome's sites.
Designed expressly with the budget conscious traveller in mind, our hostel boasts free city maps, a tourist info stand, vending machines and free luggage storage before check-in. We also organize parties to entertain evenings.

basic services and facilities:
- FREE WIFI at common space and in bed rooms
- FREE city map
- Bed linen INCLUDED in price
- All rooms air-conditioned
- Very close to Termini station
- Lockers in dorm rooms (FREE to use it but please bring your ownpadlock!)
- Coin-lockers (2€ for a max of 12hrs) available in storage room if you would like to feel safer.
- Video surveillance system
- Fire alarms and fire proof door
- Large common rooms
- Kitchen available (open 8am-10:30pm)
- Self-service laundry available in house. (4€ wash/4€ dry/1€ soap)
- Rental towels available at reception (2€ per one)

Also convenient location
Alessandro Downtown is very close to Rome’s main station, Termini. It is in 5 minutes walking distance.
The Colosseum, Roman Forum, Basilica Santa Maria Maggiore, and San Pietro in Vincoli are very close, less than half-an-hour away on foot, and all parts of the city are accessible with public transportation by Metro, bus and tram.
The shopping mecca of Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain and the classy Via Veneto can all be reached on foot in approximately half an hour. Our central location means we’re close to Termini station, bus stops, the metro, supermarkets and historic sites. We have discounts agreed with Laundromats and restaurants nearby!

staff members are happy to:
help you and give travel tips and advice for the best deals and places in Rome.

guest's advantage:
We now have a new family in our group, a brand new restaurant, the Bramble Bar & Kitchen.
You are a “privileged” while you are staying at either of the Alessandro Hostels.
The Bramble Bar & Kitchen is waiting for hostel guests with fantastic offers & discounts!
(The Bramble Bar & Kitchen is in 10min walking distance from the Alessandro Downtown)
Please read our Things to Note below before booking.

Please note:
1. We do not accept group bookings for Easter and new year’s, etc.
2. Important: Max number of guests for a reservation is 8 persons. We do not accept group reservations through online reservation system.
3. Pets are not allowed to stay in the hostel.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.5

  • Security 8.8

  • Location 8.7

  • Staff 9.0

  • Atmosphere 8.4

  • Cleanliness 8.4

  • Facilities 8.2


Latest Reviews

  • 10.0

    Superb

    13 Oct 2018
    Amazing location close to public transport and amazing atmosphere. The staff make you feel like you’re friends the moment you step in the door. Rooms and bathrooms are always cleaned. This was my first stay in a hostel and it was an awesome experience.
    Spain, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0

    Superb

    12 Oct 2018
    Perhaps the best hostel I have been to. Nice place, nice staff, nice rooms, everything you want in a hostel.I was really impressed with the hostels I stayed in. All of the were were amazing. Right from common lounges to rooms to washrooms, everything was super clean and convenient. The beds were comfortable as well. I will definitely go back!
    Mexico, Female, 25-30
  • 9.7

    Superb

    11 Oct 2018
    staff was really friendly and helpful, only thing was the wifi was very good in certain areas.
    Canada, Female, 18-24
  • 8.3

    Fabulous

    10 Oct 2018
    Very clean hostel and good value for the money. Location is good because in Rome you can walk everywhere. Didn't really socialize so can't say much about the atmosphere, everyone I met were nice though. Unfortunately i got bedbugs from here though!! For staff: room 401 bed 1, please take care of this!
    Finland, Female, 18-24
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Facilities

Free
  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
General
  • Air Conditioning
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Elevator
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Key Card Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Microwave
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Towels Not Included
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
Services
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Vending Machines
Entertainment
  • Wi-Fi

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Included

Hostel Alessandro Downtown says

Hostel Alessando Downtown is located between Termini station and the Colosseum, setting it near the metro, inter-city trains and night buses as well as within walking distance of many of Rome's sights. Hostelworld guests say 'they really care about the traveller at this hostel', with staff who are frequently described as helpful, 'extremely knowledgeable' and friendly. Our visitors say they 'would recommend this to any traveller looking for budget accommodation in Rome with close access to public metro'.

Things to Note

There's no curfew but our cleaning hours are from 10am to 3pm. There is no lock-out during the day, but we do ask that you help our cleaners out by staying out of their way as much as possible during their work.

Reception is open 24hrs throughout the year.
Late arrivals accepted.
Check-in: from 3pm.
You're welcome to leave your luggage with us during the day before check-in or after check-out.
Please make sure to inform us of any changes to your estimated arrival time.

Please note:
1. We do not accept group bookings for Easter and new year’s, etc.
2. Important: Max number of guests for a reservation is 8 persons. We do not accept group reservations through online reservation system.
3. Pets are not allowed to stay in the hostel.
The deposit is non-refundable.

Payment is due upon arrival. Credit cards accepted. City tax: € 3,50 per night and person.

We have a 48hr cancellation policy. Late cancellations and no-shows shall be charged the equivalent of the first night's accommodation. Cancellations and changed are only accepted via email or fax. Phone cancellations/changes are not accepted.

Airport pick-up can be arranged upon request. Fee for 1-4 persons with four suitcases: from 57 per car. Fee for 5-8 persons with one suitcase per person: from 12 per person. The stated price is minimum tariff; the fee varies depending on flight arrival time and airport (Fiumicino / Ciampino). It must be requested least three days prior to arrival as we need to check availability. For further details, please inquire by email AFTER making reservation. We are unable to send or fax letters for visa document applications to embassies and/or consulates.

Note for pets:
We are sorry but pets are not permitted to enter our hostels.


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