We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Hotel Diplomatic

Expedia.comUS$ 124*
View Deal
#225 of 1,257 Hotels in Rome
Certificate of Excellence
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 242*
US$ 124*
US$ 142*
US$ 242*
US$ 123*
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 10 more sites!
Professional photos
Hotel Diplomatic
Hotel Diplomatic
Panoramas (12)
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

782 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 415: English reviews
Start your review of Hotel Diplomatic
 Click to rate
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very good location for all main attractions. Short walk to Vatican, 30 min walk to Colosseum. Helpful staff. Rooms are a good size but showing there age...fixtures and fittings need some t.l.c. good continental breakfast.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank hearn007
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Close to the piazza Cavour and shuttle bus from the airport... ideal for the Vatican and within 20-30 min walk from all major sites. Clean comfortable and very friendly with a great continental breakfast included we would recommend and will stay here again next time in Rome.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Helen F
Lyon, France
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

tradition decent hotel, quite centered i went there with my parents, so we booked suit on top floor, it has a big balcony that you manage to see some building far away very centered location, just cross bridge you will be close to Spanish steps breakfast has many choices, very good you get good italian restaurant just turn left when...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Jing000
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I can't speak to the value of the hotel because we booked through a company (avvenutre bellisime- which I LOVED!) But Hotel Diplomatic was a nice room and the front desk staff was very helpful. The location was perfect- we were able to access just about anywhere within a 20-25 minute walking radius. The room was small, but this is...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Danielle N
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Très bon hôtel. Le personnel est très serviable et vous donne de très bonnes indications Hôtel très bien situé Fantastic hotel, very well situated regarding sites to see. The staff is very professional and gives you very good hints regarding buses and how to get to certain places.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jean Pierre D
Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Location: 10 mins walk to Vatican, 20 mins to Trevi, 35 mins to colloseum Staff: Very friendly and helpful Room: 2nd floor facing road was noisy, mattress a bit hard, flat pillows, decor a bit tired but OK, en-suite with bath and shower Facilities: No tea/coffee making, old TV couple of news channels, small soap bar/shampoo/cream provided and hairdryer in...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Dave E
Sudbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I took my 13 year old to Rome for the half term for a few nights, accommodation can make or break any kind of holiday and Hotel Diplomatic definitely made ours. It is not a 5 star plush hotel, what it is - is clean, friendly and in an amazing location. Once we had check d in we didn't get...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Michelle N
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for three night. The rooms were clean, basic bit all you need when you aren't spending a huge amount of time there. Shower was nice and hot. Beds were quite firm. Had to ask for an extra pillow but it was provided with no fuss. The breakfast is of course Continental including pastries, toast, cheese, ham, yoghurts,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Creech72
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

First, the staff here was amazing! The overnight desk attendant that checked us in was a well of knowledge about the city. He made fantastic suggestions for off the beaten path restaurants etc. and gave directions when we got lost. Also, I had a bit of a cold/sinus problem while we were there and he had hot tea brought to...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Whitney K
MX
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Great location, walking distance from piazza espagna. Really small shower and bathroom. good breakfast and service. Really dated but good value for money. Went with my wife. Would go there again and recommend

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Luis G

358 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (149)
Viewed
View from Room (14)
Viewed
Room/Suite (34)
Viewed
Bathroom (15)
Viewed
Dining (9)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (15)
Viewed
Other (62)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (199)
Viewed
Amenities (7)
Viewed
Junior Suite (39)
Viewed
Dining (21)
Viewed
Standard Room (32)
Viewed
Superior Room with Internal View (36)
Viewed
Superior Room with Street View (35)
Viewed
The Hotel (29)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (10)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Other (9)
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Rome hotels
Prati
Hotel Sant'Angelo
Hotel Sant'Angelo
#343 of 1,257 in Rome
874 reviews
Prati
Hotel Relais dei Papi
Hotel Relais dei Papi
#195 of 1,257 in Rome
618 reviews
Prati
Roma dei Papi - Hotel de Charme
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Prati
Hotel Isa
Hotel Isa
#74 of 1,257 in Rome
1,132 reviews
Prati
Le Meridien Visconti Rome
Prati
Infinity Hotel St. Peter
Infinity Hotel St. Peter
#226 of 1,257 in Rome
584 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in Prati

Neighbourhood Profile
Prati
Just steps away from the chaos of the centre, Prati is the closest Rome gets to calm. Meticulously planned in a neat grid, quite unlike neighbouring Borgo, Prati is a local favourite for its aesthetic organisation and wide streets lined with a range of boutiques for every shopping fantasy. Nonnis pushing baby carriages and gossiping teens own every inch of the sidewalk, but that’s only during business hours. Once the sun sets, quirky sidestreet bars celebrate aperitivo hour, those evening cocktails that help wash away the tensions of Roman life.
Explore this neighbourhood

Amenities

Highlights
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Hotel Diplomatic. A truly memorable holiday.With its gold and marble decor and high ceilings, in the Italian late 19th century style called Umbertino, the Hotel Diplomatic is considered a "classic" Roman hotel, thanks to its timeless elegance. The hotel is appreciated by both business and leisure guests, especially for its strategic location, between the world famous Vatican Museums and the fascinating boutiques in the environs of the Spanish Steps. A prestigious venue, it has been completely refurbished and offers 45 comfortable, spacious and airy rooms, equipped with top level amenities. The large patio on the first floor is truly unique, for relaxing and enjoying a huge array of tasty specialties at breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Diplomatic

Address: Via Vittoria Colonna 28, 00193 Rome, Italy
Region: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Prati
Price Range: ₹ 6,717 - ₹ 16,405 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Diplomatic 3*
Number of rooms: 45
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, ACCOR, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Hotwire, Cheap Tickets, Agoda, Cancelon, getaroom.com, TripOnline SA, HotelQuickly and Hotel.de so you can book your Hotel Diplomatic reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Diplomatic Hotel Rome
Hotel Diplomatic Rome
Hotel Style:
#234 Romantic Hotel in Rome
#307 Family Hotel in Rome
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Hotel Diplomatic staff and other travellers.
15 questions
Ask a question
over a year ago
Rochester Hills, Michigan
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
over a year ago

See all questions (15)

Questions? Get answers from Hotel Diplomatic staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Small lift...would advise 1st floor for people with walking difficulties.”
hearn007, 25 May 2017 | Read review
“Avoid road facing”
224davee, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Our room was at the back of the hotel and very quiet.”
113michellen, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The 5th floor has awesome balconies, but the elevators are REALLY slow”
thollingsworth71, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the backside are more quiet, no traffic noice.”
A4445ZSmichaele, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Expedia.com
US$ 124* /night
View Deal
Booking.comUS$ 142
AccorHotels.comUS$ 123
AMOMAUS$ 242
View all 11 deals
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates