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.

Athena Hotel

Show Prices
#976 of 1,291 Hotels in Rome
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Athena Hotel
Athena Hotel
Panoramas (27)
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":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

300 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Athena Hotel
See the most recent reviews
Showing 91: English reviews
scotland
Reviewed 10 April 2012

Nice staff, lovely breakfast ,uncomfortable bed .The nearest underground is Bologna but watch your belongings on the metro somebody cut right through my handbag and stole my ipod.It is only 4 euros for a day pass on the metro you can get off and on as many times as you want no good if you have walking difficulties though.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank shedevil49
Catania, Italy
Reviewed 6 January 2012

The place, price, breakfast, attitude and services are great. Makes me love Rome more! If I return to Rome, I will choose this hotel again!

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Mengying H
Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 7 November 2011

Well placed medim-smoll hotel.Nice and friendly staff at reception and breakfast room(mention for the 2 young girls from Moldavia and sig.Alfredo!)Good raport price/confort.Excelent breakfest buffet.24 hours free access to internet and coffe/thee in the lobby.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank viky46
Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 26 October 2011

The hotel is indeed terrible. I hoped the previewous comments I had read at tripadvisor, saying that the hotel is actually okay, however it wasn't! It's far from being a 3-star quality; the staff didn't know English, the rooms are hostel-like, the WC was quite a disaster - there was not decent door, neither a place to put the basic...

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank ginka i
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 August 2011

Hotel Athena is close to the Bologna Metro Station (5 mnts walk from the hotel)....it is true value for money...the rooms were neat (I booked a quadruple room) for 4 nights and I would say the room was spacious and clean. Our sheets and towels were changed every day..our beds made by the time we returned from sight-seeing...the staff are...

 Report
Helpful?
6Thank Pradeep_1012
Largo, Florida
Reviewed 25 August 2011

Don't expect a "High Class Hotel"...We were in Rome to take in the sights and just have a comfortable place to stay and got what we paid for...Staff was EXCELLENT!!...Nice to have a "Fridge" in the room...Everything very accessible...Room with balcony over-looking the Main Street was great and being in The University District was nice...With what you save on the...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Leon47
Ra'anana, Israel
Reviewed 10 May 2011

Prior to booking this hotel i took a quick llok at the review, and, to be frank, got a little scared, but the price was so much better then all the other options i decided to take my chances-and was not sorry! Folks, this isnot the ritz or george V, and you must not excpect it tt be! This is...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank rzg
Reviewed 19 April 2011

I've been there for five days, the place is simply unacceptable, I've paid more than 100 Euros per night. I've found ants walking in the toillet, walls so thin that you can hear the whole building talking, it's a kind of splitted apartment where you'll find private apartments and offices(into the hotel...) I'm not against cheap hotels if you want...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank SergioPo
Urbana, Illinois
Reviewed 2 April 2011

My brother and I stayed in this hotel while I attended an academic meetings at the nearby University of Rome and stayed afterwards for a couple of days of sightseeing. The hotel is in the university district and some of the life on the adjoining streets reflects a vibrant university atmosphere: it is only about 15-20 minutes walk from the...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank PapaTommaso
Longford, Ireland
Reviewed 1 October 2010

Ok so I picked this hotel after about 2 hours of looking online for something not to cheap and dingy, close to the city centre in Rome and not too expensive. On arrival to termini station we got a cab to the hotel, €8 so not too bad, however the hotel is only 6/7 minutes walk from the bologna blue...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank BostonBarney

345 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (80)
Viewed
Room/Suite (21)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (13)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (8)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Other (36)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (258)
Viewed
Quadruple Room (32)
Viewed
Quintuple Room (39)
Viewed
Dining (41)
Viewed
Single Room (34)
Viewed
The Hotel (74)
Viewed
Triple Room (38)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (7)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (4)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Rome hotels
Hotel Jonico
#610 of 1,291 in Rome
319 reviews
Hotel Giotto
#1,091 of 1,291 in Rome
551 reviews
Hotel Laura
#615 of 1,291 in Rome
276 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Scheppers Hotel
#1,023 of 1,291 in Rome
248 reviews
Monteverde
Ponte Bianco
Ponte Bianco
#1,083 of 1,291 in Rome
99 reviews
Alba Hotel Torre Maura
#1,072 of 1,291 in Rome
276 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in San Lorenzo

Neighbourhood Profile
San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo may look all street with its pulse in urban art and street food, but don’t be fooled. This gritty student neighbourhood immediately east of Termini train station is on the avant-garde rise. Art galleries, curated mural projects by artists like Rome’s favorite Alice, charming cafes, and boutique restaurants are slowly infiltrating the streets of San Lorenzo with counter-culture chic. Don’t worry, San Lorenzo still retains its local vibe with weekend festivals and demonstrations, and is always a hub for Rome’s university student scene.
Explore this neighbourhood

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Athena Hotel

Address: Via Ercole Pasquali n. 3, 00161 Rome, Italy
Region: Italy > Lazio > Rome > San Lorenzo
Price Range: ₹ 3,101 - ₹ 6,624 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Athena Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 27
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia and Priceline so you can book your Athena Hotel 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:
Athena Hotel 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 Athena Hotel staff and other travellers.
14 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (14)

Questions? Get answers from Athena Hotel 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

“great location, nice breakfast”
 of 5 bubbles KsenijaOrlova, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Use it only to sleep and refresh....get out and see Rome!”
 of 5 bubbles ShaunR_12, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the quietest room!”
 of 5 bubbles 88anniem, 16 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Cost effective with great breakfast.”
 of 5 bubbles bushrau2016, 3 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Just good for sleeping”
 of 5 bubbles Mreza88, 1 Sep 2015 | Read review
5 of 5