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Sweden
Reviewed 1 week ago

You enter this hotel and get a WOW feeling - great location, amazing historical atmosphere (it's an old monastery), impressive paintings on the old walls, preserved painting on the ceilings, well kept old stone stairs, a very nice restaurant "La Terassa" and friendly and helpful staff..... and then you get the key to your room... first warning is the elevator...

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Carmarthen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

A family of four adults travelling for the rugby weekend. Stayed in two rooms which were two rooms connected by a corridor. Loved this hotel. Decor was olde worlde with Terracotta floor in the room. Location was fantastic right next to the Basilica. Service by all staff surpassed anything I expected. Greeted like old friends. No kettle in the room...

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Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is great, it is 1-2 minutes walking distance from Saint peter church in Vatican. Also walking distance to Castel Sant'Angelo, 20 minutes walk to Piazza Navona and Campo dei Fiori, 40 minutes to Pantheon. So, a very good location for visiting the city. The building (Pallazo della Rovere) it is an old building and the hotel keeps the...

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Baku, Azerbaijan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent, beautiful setting, great location away from the hum drum, lovely friendly staff. This hotel is full of history and has kept most of its traditional features which is great, has a lovely courtyard which is really peaceful and great for sitting having a glass of wine, with the sound of a water feature trickling away in the background. Big...

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Esther B, Responsabile reception at Hotel Columbus, responded to this review

Dear Guests, we are so happy to receive such a kind and warm comment! many of our rooms have shower please ask next time you would like to book and stay with us. Our Restaurant offer a light lunch menu, but also a traditional menù à la carte during the evening. Your opinon is our motivation to do and offer...

Fagerstrand, Norway
Reviewed 9 January 2017

The receptionists are very friendly and serviceminded, but the hotel is old and needs badly a renovation. Staff in breakfast room should learn a bit about service. It seems that the hotel is run out on date, just because some Cardinals are living there now and then, the hotel needs to update Next time I visit Rome I will for...

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Wroclaw, Poland
Reviewed 4 January 2017

The hotel is placed in a great location - I could not imagine a better one... They offer parking spaces and the breakfast served was nice (but nothing special). The hotel is very old/stylish so if you expect modern amenities/interior, you will be disappointed. The room we got was big enough and was overlooking the parking spaces (it was quiet)....

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Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Very very, very central. Good price. The air condition in the room was not working but the climate in the room was still ok. Staff very helpful. Breakfast ordinary but sufficiant. The room was old but clean.

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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

LOCATION - depending on your purpose, this hotel is one of the best hotels you can get near St. Peter's basilica (about 300 meters to the left) and access outside the city (about 500 meters to the right). Since our intent was to attend the Christmas Eve mass, the location of the hotel was perfect for us. There were a...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 23 December 2016

This is a wonderful, historical and ideally located Hotel. It is a very short distance (no more than 800 meters) from St Peter's Basilica, it is in easy walking distance to all Vatican highlights and some of the other big name tourist spots in Central Rome. The staff were always great and friendly, speaking flawless English and the breakfast was...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 18 December 2016

This place was a great choice for our first time to Rome. It is within steps of the Vatican, our room even had a balcony with open window and we saw the pope addressing crowds one morning. it is within steps of many other attractions including the Vatican gardens, museums, and bus stops for touring the rest of the city...

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Staying in Vatican / Borgo

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Vatican / Borgo
Frocked priests, colorful Swiss Guards, insistent souvenir shop owners, flag-waving tour guides, and pilgrims from around the world. This is the Vatican and Borgo, Rome's most recognized neighbourhood which acts as Vatican City's front yard. Aside from the souvenir boutiques and a few food spots, the only business conducted here is papal. In the daytime, the tiny medieval sector bustles with holy activity, as visitors vie for elbow room, or stand in line for a visit. Once the sun sets, the neighbourhood is transformed into a quiet and picturesque hamlet.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Atmospheric 4-story Hotel with historic ambience, converted from 15th-century Villa, 2 blocks from Vatican. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Columbus

Address: Via della Conciliazione 33, 00193 Rome, Italy
Region: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Vatican / Borgo
Price Range: ₹ 4,942 - ₹ 14,473 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Columbus 4*
Number of rooms: 90
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#273 Luxury Hotel in Rome
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“Ask for a newly renovated room - they have a few, I have heard. The others are really worn down”
 of 5 bubbles travel2be, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Take a kettle with you if you want tea/coffee in your room”
 of 5 bubbles Tina209942, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Stay here for the location.”
 of 5 bubbles roderickellem1, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for street side for Vatican views”
 of 5 bubbles gizmogaga, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The Concierge and Receptionists were professional and helpful.”
 of 5 bubbles carolync652015, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
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