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.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

The Beehive

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Expert photos
The Beehive
The Beehive
Panoramas (8)
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_baseline_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_baseline_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_baseline_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_baseline_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'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

867 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 823: English reviews
Independence, Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at The Beehive. We had two rooms for four people. Common/shared shower and toilets were the norm for residents in this part of the ho(s)tel and that was fine with us. Each were cleaned daily. Only issue we had was with hot water for showers as it fluctuated a bit but fixed that with better...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank fantjs
Colleyville, Texas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The owners have really thought about the details here, and you can tell from the moment you walk in. There's a great outdoor area where you can enjoy a drink in the shade and socialize - just blocks from Rome's central train station, but a total oasis in itself! Highly recommend downloading The Beehive app/pdf guide for extra tips on...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Lauren M
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 14 December 2016

I stayed at the Beehive in a private room and had a very lovely stay. The staff is lovely and extremely helpful. The location of the hotel is very convenient and well located to the Termini for ease of use of buses and the train to the airport. I had breakfast on premises 2x and also loved that. It was...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank 20141985dln
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

I stayed in one of the dorm rooms at the beehive hostel for three nights. The staff were lovely, in particular the lady who organised my check in. When I said I hadn't made too many plans for my time in Rome, she pulled out a map and showed me all the places to go and the best way to...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Aleisha C
Reviewed 5 December 2016

I am used to staying in 3-, 4-, or 5-star hotels, BUT while in Rome I decided to accept an invitation from a hostel: The Beehive. I think there’s a bad misconception that hostels are only for travelers that care more about price than amenities or ambiance, but ‘hostel’ doesn’t have to be synonymous with budget accommodation, shared bathrooms, or...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Darya Y
Reviewed 29 November 2016

The bed is comfortable. The shower has hot water. It fairly quiet. It's not a hotel room you stay in all afternoon. You get your rest in preparation for a day of sight-seeing and you go. There is a communal kitchen with all the necessary housewares you would expect to find in any kitchen. One really nice perk was that...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Benjamin H
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

I honestly cannot fault this place at all! I stayed here in June on my own, taking a different route to France than my other friends, and was welcomed by Steve, who offered a much needed cup of tea! I was then given a very helpful map marked with the ho(s)tel's current location ( about a minute walk from Termini)....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Pearce O
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 14 November 2016

My partner and I wanted a place close to public transportation. The train station's nearby, so check. We wanted to stay somewhere that didn't break the bank. Again, check. When we booked our room (we stayed a week), we were hoping The Beehive would not only make us feel welcome, but also would serve as a place of rest and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank dunni2016
Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 31 October 2016

I decided to stay at the Beehive after looking at all the reviews, and the Beehive website. I made the right choice. It was extremely convenient because it was only a 5-minute walk from the train station. I arrived in the morning after a long flight from the USA, and they were happy to store my luggage until check-in time....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank kareny
Reviewed 25 October 2016

we were staying in Rome for two days prior to exploring other parts of Italy and the Beehive was perfect for our needs. They helped to arrange a taxi from the airport directly to the beehive which helped save some hassle fro us. We stayed in The Sweets and the room was clean, cute and with a nice balcony to...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Mark D

454 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (214)
Viewed
Dining (23)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (34)
Viewed
View from Room (14)
Viewed
Room/Suite (70)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (6)
Viewed
Other (65)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (229)
Viewed
Amenities (37)
Viewed
Classic Room (32)
Viewed
Hive Room (12)
Viewed
Dining (26)
Viewed
Sweet Room (45)
Viewed
The Hotel (77)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (11)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Other (6)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Rome hotels
Esquilino
Hotel Artemide
Hotel Artemide
#7 of 1,293 in Rome
6,139 reviews
Esquilino
iQ Hotel Roma
iQ Hotel Roma
#23 of 1,293 in Rome
3,826 reviews
Esquilino
The Independent Hotel
The Independent Hotel
#29 of 1,293 in Rome
1,135 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Esquilino
Hotel Canada
Hotel Canada
#62 of 1,293 in Rome
1,975 reviews
Esquilino
The Yellow
The Yellow
#19 of 1,033 in Rome
1,201 reviews
Esquilino
Alessandro Palace Hostel
Alessandro Palace Hostel
#40 of 1,033 in Rome
671 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in Esquilino

Neighbourhood Profile
Esquilino
Old school vibe from the very beginning is the only way to describe the Esquilino neighbourhood. The Esquilino takes pride in being one of the oldest areas in Rome for its key location on one of the city’s famous seven hills. From an ancient neighbourhood to its modern incarnation as a multicultural hub, Esquilino always has something going on—polyglot vendors debate street artists while kids play pick-up basketball games. Look around you: this area isn’t like the historic centre. Liberty architecture, large piazzas, and long boulevards mix with archaic arches, secret side alleys, and beautiful churches like Santa Maria Maggiore.
Explore this neighbourhood

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Beehive is a cool, stylish, eco-friendly budget hostel/hotel owned by an American couple, Linda & Steve, who came to Rome to follow a dream. In 1999 we packed up our apartment in Los Angeles and, along with our 2 cats moved to Rome and opened The Beehive, a unique cross between a budget hotel and an upscale hostel - a place where you can feel at home. Everything about The Beehive reflects our own personal values and we genuinely want to be helpful and hospitable. We love to share the kind of information that helps you get the most out of your travels. Over the years The Beehive has evolved along with us and our many repeat guests. With our amazing onsite staff and manager, all of our guests receive our dedication and effort to helping you get the best out of your holiday. As always, we want you to know you have a safe haven and friends in Rome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Beehive

Address: Via Marghera 8, 00185 Rome, Italy
Region: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Esquilino , Castro Pretorio
Price Range: ₹ 2,902 - ₹ 6,240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with HostelWorld so you can book your The Beehive 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:
The Beehive Hotel Rome
Beehive 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 The Beehive staff and other travellers.
3 questions
Ask a question
Klang, Malaysia
Seattle, Washington
1 month ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from The Beehive 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

“Pre-order breakfast the day before at specific time if you have allergies & loads of time to wait!”
 of 5 bubbles 83aislingc, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Some of "The Smarts" rooms have a balcony, but it's on first floor, whereas Hotel Urbe is on 5th, with windows to open.”
  • Double room in Hotel Urbe
 of 5 bubbles 647margitb, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Hold unto your belongings due to thugs robbing you on the open street. Just walk, don't engage in any dialogue with anyone.”
 of 5 bubbles susanne094, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We had 2 beds, private bath and AC at Hotel Dell'Urbe”
 of 5 bubbles Danabol, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Comfortable, and great value.”
 of 5 bubbles NK17, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay