"This hotel was everything we needed for our 5 stay in hotel,central,clean ,friendly staff everything we ask for while there they provided.we are Irish ... " More

By Me and friends on Fri 06 Jun 2014

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Hotel Description

A family-friendly stay in the heart of Rome awaits you at Hotel Rex. Within steps you'll find Teatro dell'Opera di Roma and Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore within a 10-minute stroll. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a rooftop terrace.

Flat-screen TVs with DVD players are featured in all 44 individually furnished rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, free wired Internet, and in-room childcare. Minibars provide refreshments, and room service makes dining in an option. Nice touches to enhance your stay include rainfall showerheads and free toiletries, while premium linens invite a good night's rest. Additionally, coffee/tea makers, video-game consoles, and in-room massages are available.

The restaurant, EIT, serves local and international cuisine. 484 square feet (45 square meters) of event facilities include a meeting room, and other business amenities include a business center and limo/town car service. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a fitness center, and coffee/tea in a common area. Buffet breakfast is available daily. There's also the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Attractions within a 20-minute walk of this 4-star Rome hotel include Roman Forum and Trevi Fountain.

Economy Double Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£58 per night

Family Suite

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Classic Double or Twin Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Superior Double or Twin Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe Double or Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Hotel Rex ratings based on 37 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.8 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 0.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5

Great

This hotel was everything we needed for our 5 stay in hotel,central,clean ,friendly staff everything we ask for while there they provided.we are Irish and every morning under the door was front page of the Irish times newspaper ,they took the time and effort to do this was impressed.

Posted by on 6 Jun 2014

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4 out of 5

Convenient hotel for Termini and Forum areas of city

Comfy room overlooking the street, which was noisy but fine through closed windows and the air con was not a disturbance. Street noise did not disturb us at night. Bathroom was a little tired and gloomy though. Excellent continental style breakfast with veg, cheeses and salad. Plenty of bread and pastries to set us up for the day. Reception staff all have very good English and were very helpful with a welcome pack, tourist info and a local restaurant guide, from which we found 'Target' - see our tip below.

Posted by on 31 May 2014

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2 out of 5

Rex hotel

This hotel is very good for its location, within walking distance of the Railway/Bus/Metro terminus (5 minutes) Staff are very friendly and helpful. However what does let the hotel down somewhat is the room we stayed in at least really does need a refurb it was tired /dark red walls dark carpets, there were no bedside lamps, Some sharp corners to the bed which when going to the bathroom in the night can be very bruising!! curtains were far too long a real trip hazard, our room was overlooked by an office block so blinds on the window are a must as you have no privacy otherwise. Bathroom needs a makeover, rusty shower cubicle tarnished taps, a phone on the wall so close to the loo that you would knock off the receiver. Continental breakfast was very poor a few rolls, an omlette like eggy whatever with bits of whatever left from last nights dinner added very disappointing, I have had many continental breakfasts over the years and this was poor. Great location friendly staff but in need of a serious makeover. Would I recommend no

Posted by on 27 May 2014

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4 out of 5

Perfectly Located Hotel

The best thing about this hotel was the location.So central and within walking distance to most of the important landmarks.The others can be easily reached by the metro.The next best thing was the great breakfast which can be eaten on the roof top terrace so if you are a smoker like me you can have a ciggie with your morning coffee! The staff were wonderful.....so friendly and helpful,printing out maps for anywhere that you wanted to go and making phone calls for you when in a crisis (I had my purse stolen in Naples metro station......avoid Naples if you can).I would definitely recommend this hotel and already have relatives going to use it in the future.Local eateries are very reasonably priced.....the local chinese restaurant......2 courses and wine and beer for 35 euros.What a bargain! All in all a lovely experience.

Posted by on 13 Apr 2014

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5 out of 5

Superb holiday

We highly recommend this hotel to potential clients. It is perfectly situated close to the bus/train station (10 minutes walk), yet is within walking distance of all the major sites. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful; the room was very pleasant and the inclusive breakfast provided sufficient choice to meet everyone's needs.

Posted by on 9 Dec 2013

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4 out of 5

New Year's in Rome

Booking last minute, we were glad to find a hotel in the centre of Rome, most attraction are walkable, or a few bus stops away. Both trains and coaches takes you to Termini which is a 10 minute walk. The stuff was friendly and helpful without exception. I especially liked the spacious bed, it was quiet, the curtains blocked out the light (I slept well). If you turn on the radio in the room, there's music in the bathroom as well. Despite the huge window, we didn't get any noise from the street (or the corridors). Best to take your own tea and coffee sachets, as their selection is 3 euros, but there's a kettle in the room - a bonus in a European hotel. We never had a problem with the hot water supply, morning or evening. We enjoyed breakfast, the best parts being the capuccinos, omelettes, fresh pastries and parma type ham. The latter two ran out as more guests made it to breakfast, so better to be early. There's plenty of other food though. The TV room downstairs has got good ambiance and one can rent DVD's for free and watch them in the room. Over all, I was very pleased with everything. We're a couple who wanted to see everything we could in Rome and the hotel was a great base.

Posted by on 12 Jan 2013

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4 out of 5

Mahtava perheloma

Olimme perheen (2 9-13v poikaa ja vanhemmat) kanssa Roomassa huhtikuun alussa 5 päivää. Ilmat juuri sopivat: aurinkoa ja lämpöä 18-27 astetta. Hotelli oli sopivalla etäisyydellä Terminin asemasta ja toisaalta myös historiallisen keskustan nähtävyyksistä, kaikki kävelymatkan päässä. Katu oli rauhallinen. Henkilökunta ystävällistä ja osaavaa. Perhehuoneessa erilliset vuoteet kahdelle lapselle/nuorelle ja parivuode, tilaa riittävästi. Hotelli siisti, huoneen kokolattiamatto ehkä hieman pölyinen. Kylpyhuoneen amme lasten suosiossa.

Posted by on 12 Apr 2016

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4 out of 5

Kokemukset Roomasta

Hotelli sijaitsi hyvällä paikalla hyvien yhteysien päässä niin jalan kuin julkisilla kuljettaessa. Hotellilta käveli heposti mm.Colosseumille. Palvelu oli todella hyvää. Huone oli hieman käytössä kulunut, mutta sisälsi kaikki perusasiat.

Posted by on 9 Nov 2015

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3 out of 5

Gutes Preis/Leistingsverhältnis

Der Service und das Personal waren sehr freundlich, hilfsbereit und zuvorkommend. Das Zimmer war sauber und gross. Jedoch war das Frühstück nicht riesig und die Auswahl eher begrenzt. Insgesamt wurden unsere Erwartungen an ein 4-Sterne Hotel enttäuscht. Für den günstigen Preis den wir zahlten war es aber akzeptabel.

Posted by on 7 Oct 2015

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4 out of 5

Urlaub in Rom

Ich habe dieses Hotel aufgrund der vielen positiven Bewertungen ausgewählt und ich kann diese teilen, bis auf 1 Punkt.....der Teppichboden im Zimmer, entweder man sollte diesen komplett entfernen oder ordentlich putzen. Service war ausgezeichnet, das Personal sehr höflich, zuvorkommend und behilflich.

Posted by on 8 Sep 2015

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Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A business center, limo/town car service, and a meeting room are available. A computer station is on site, and both WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. Event space at this hotel measures 484 square feet (45 square meters). A fitness center, a rooftop terrace, and an arcade/game room are also featured at the family-friendly Hotel Rex. A roundtrip airport shuttle during limited hours is available for a fee. This 4-star Rome hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 44 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • 484 sq ft of conference space
  • 45 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1886
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Terrace on the roof
  • Business facilities
  • 1 conference room
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Car service
  • Game room or arcade
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Free WiFi
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Arcade/game room
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Transport

  • Airport: Rome (FCO-Fiumicino - Leonardo da Vinci Intl.) (30.1 km / 18.7 mi)
  • Train station: Rome Termini Station (1.8 km / 1.1 mi)
  • Metro station: Cavour Station (0.8 km / 0.5 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle

Room Amenities

Hotel Rex offers 44 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and minibars. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Beds feature premium bedding. 22-inch flat-screen televisions come with video-game consoles. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers with rainfall showerheads, bidets, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and blackout drapes/curtains. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • DVD player
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Gaming console
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Bidet
  • Telephone
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily.

EIT - This restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open select days.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 3 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. No onsite parking is available.

This property requires payment at check-in for all bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 6 per person, per night, up to 10 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 10 years of age.

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 12.00 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 55.00 per vehicle (one way)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

You should know

  • All guests (including children) need to be present at check-in to show their government-issued photo ID or passport.
  • Onsite cash transactions can't exceed EUR 2999.99, due to national regulations. For more details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.
  • Hotel Rex offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • One child 3 years old or younger stays free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.