Hotel Rex - Rome  4 stars

Via Torino 149, Rome, Italy, 00184  show mapSave
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Verified Reviews:

  • Good restaurants nearby - Decent bathroom - No pool or gym
  • Price wise for rome - Satellite tv - Mac computer - Good air-con - Free wi-fi
  • Walking distance to termini - Friendly and helpful staff - Fairly good breakfast
  • Central location - Room was very nice and clean - Great service
  • 5 minutes to walk to metro - Excellent value - Would definitely stay there again

Overview

Hotel Rex is an elegant 4-star venue set in the 18th-century building right in the center of a modern business area, next to Monti district, Piazza di Spagna, Fontana di Trevi, Colosseo. It also enjoys vicinity to the main metro station and central tourist attractions.

There are 48 spacious soundproofed rooms fitted with complete bathroom, hairdryer, Wi-Fi, minibar, air-conditioning, radio, central heating, telephone, safe, satellite TV, newspapers and alarm clock.

The property also provides a tasty buffet breakfast, Mediterranean and international cuisine served in the on-site restaurant.

Concierge assistance, friendly staff, laundry/dry cleaning, free weekday newspapers, the on-site private parking and 24-hour front desk – all these facilities are available in this marvelous establishment. Moreover, one can take advantage of fully-fitted meeting rooms, solarium and a game room.

Completely immersed in the rich diversity of the area's charming nature, gastronomy and sights, Rex Hotel is the first address for those who value comfort, affordable prices and hospitality in Rome.

Year renovated   2011.  Number of rooms   50.

City Center Rome - 1000 ft
Airports Ciampino (CIA) - 8.6 mi, Leonardo da Vinci International (Fiumicino) (FCO) - 14.2 mi
Train Stations Roma Termini - 1400 ft, Roma Tiburtina - 1.9 mi
Underground stations Repubblica - Teatro dell'Opera - 1000 ft, Termini - 1700 ft
Restaurants La Matriciana (cuisine: Italian) - 200 ft, Pipero al Rex (cuisine: Italian) - 100 ft
Parks Parco Nazionale Cinque Terre - 1000 ft
Beaches Stabilimento La Cannuccia - 900 ft

Dining options

The hotel Rex serves a buffet breakfast for free.  At the hotel Rex guests are invited to a continental breakfast served for free. 

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Facilities

General
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Elevator
  • Concierge desk
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Trouser Press
  • Tour desk
  • Designated smoking area
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Paid Public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Services
  • Shops/commercial Services
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Ticket service
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Continental breakfast
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Cocktail lounge
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
Children's facilities
  • Child care
  • Children's play area
  • Game room
  • Video games
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Fitness center
  • Exercise gym
  • Solarium
  • Library
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • Mini bar
  • Terrace
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Sitting area
Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
Media
  • Cable TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Internet access
  • TV

Policies

Check-In

from  2 pm

Check-Out

until  12 pm

Children and extra beds
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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Classic Triple
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Hotel Rex Classic Triple
Bed type: Triple
Size: 175 sq. feet

Comfortable and elegant room, with three Single beds.

Room facilities
    Smart Double
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    Hotel Rex Smart Double
    Bed type: Double Bed or Double or Twin beds or 2 Single beds
    Size: 175 sq. feet

    Cozy room 10/15 sm with French bed, ideal for one or two people.

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      Classic Double
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      Hotel Rex Classic Double
      Bed type: Double Bed or Double or Twin beds or 2 Single beds
      Size: 175 sq. feet

      Comfortable and elegant room, with a King bed or two Twin beds.

      Room facilities
        Superior
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        Hotel Rex Superior
        Bed type: Double or Twin beds or Double Bed
        Size: 220 sq. feet

        Spacious room ideal for three people or for long stays, with a King bed or two Twin beds and extra bed.

        Room facilities
          Junior Suite
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          Hotel Rex Junior Suite

          Elegant and comfortable, made of a small living area and a spacious bedroom with a King bed or two Twin beds.

          Suite
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          Hotel Rex Suite

          Elegant suite, made of a living room with sofa bed and a spacious bedroom with King bed or two twin beds.

          Hotel Rex LocationWhat's nearby

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions
          • City Center
            700 ft
          • Centro Storico (Historic) District
            700 ft
          • Stazione Termini
            700 ft
          • Palazzo delle Esposizioni
            2000 ft
          Popular areas
          • Via Nazionale
            1000 ft
          • Rione Monti
            2300 ft
          • 2700 ft
          • The Vatican
            2700 ft
          Places of interest
          • Santa Maria Maggiore
            1400 ft
          • Roma Guidada
            2300 ft
          • Piazza Barberini
            2300 ft
          • Del Quirinale Palace
            2700 ft
          • Italy Hotline Custom and Gourmet Tours
            2700 ft
          • Santa Maria della Concezione
            2700 ft
          • Church of the Immaculate
            2700 ft
          • Domus Aurea
            3000 ft
          Train stations
          • Roma Termini
            1000 ft
          Monuments and Landmarks
          • Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore
            1000 ft
          Museums
          • Roman National Museum
            700 ft
          Theaters
          • Teatro dell'Opera di Roma
            400 ft
          • Teatro Brancaccio
            2700 ft
          Underground stations
          • Repubblica - Teatro dell'Opera
            700 ft
          • Termini
            1400 ft
          • Cavour
            2000 ft
          • Barberini Fontana di Trevi
            2300 ft

          Local Attractions

          • Pantheon
            1.0 mi
            Piazza della Rotonda, Rome
          • Galleria Borghese
            5200 ft
            Piazzale del Museo Borghese 5, Rome
          • Basilica di San Giovanni in Laterano
            1.0 mi
            Piazza di Porta San Giovanni, 4, Rome
          • Palazzo di Montecitorio
            5000 ft
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          • San Lorenzo in Lucina
            5000 ft
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          Near the hotel

          • Viminale
            400 ft
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          • National Roman Museum - Palazzo Massimo alle Terme
            700 ft
            Largo di Villa Peretti 67, Rome
          • Museo Nazionale Romano
            700 ft
            Largo di Villa Peretti 67, Rome
          • Santa Pudenziana
            800 ft
            Via Urbana 160, Rome
          • Stabilimento La Cannuccia
            900 ft
            Via Firenze, Ardea
          • Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore
            1400 ft
            Piazza di Santa Maria Maggiore, Rome
          • Parco Nazionale Cinque Terre
            1000 ft
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          Restaurants Nearby

          • La Matriciana

            75% likes this, based on 393 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian

            200 ft
            Via del Viminale, 44

            Phone: +39 064881775

          • Pipero al Rex

            72% likes this, based on 205 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian
            Price Range: USD 87 - USD 186

            100 ft
            Via Torino, 149

            Phone: +39064815702

          • Ristorante Alessio

            84% likes this, based on 533 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian

            400 ft
            Via del Viminale 2 G

            Phone: 0039-064885271

          • Aquila Nera

            52% likes this, based on 135 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian

            100 ft
            Via Principe Amedeo 49/51/53
          • La Gallina Bianca

            60% likes this, based on 514 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian

            500 ft
            Via Antonio Rosmini, 5/11

            Phone: 06 4743777

          Hotel Rex Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Rex

          Average guest rating

          7.8
          out of 10
          Excellent
          Based on 575 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Location
          8.3
          Rooms
          7.8
          Service
          7.7
          Value
          8.0
          Dining
          8.3

          Individual guest reviews

          • Group of friends

            For the most part the staff was as helpful and friendly as they could be given our issues below and the location was very close to the main train station which was important to us.

            What I did not like was that the hotel was not really air conditioned and I believe used a central system that was quite weak and did not cool down the room. So at night the temperature for me was quite unbearably warm. I noticed that in many hotels in italy the a/c did take a while to cool down the room but here it never really succeeded. For this reason I could not feel I could recommend this hotel as temp control and comfort is very important to me in warm and humid climates. Also the put out coffee in the room and made it seem complementary but turned out not to be (small issue but made it feel like they were nickel and diming you)

            • Average rating
              4.6
          • Older travelers

            Staff were very friendly. Spoke great English. Breakfast was really nice. Lovely fresh pastries.

            Rooms are vey dark. Views onto other rooms. Stayed twice and on second occasion room was rather cramped and bathroom old and shabby. Having to pay a couple of Euros for a tea bag and a tiny drop of milk for the tea. So petty. Include it in the price for goodness sake.

            • Average rating
              5.8
          • Family with children

            The peolpe who worked there where amazing, the service where super. Good food and nice rooms. I will defently come backe here with my family.

            • Average rating
              10.0
          • Older travelers

            We loved our stay at Hotel Rex, excellent location, close to Termini railway station. We walked to most of the tourist highlights, and found many extra highlights along the way. Breakfast satisfactory, great cappuccino. Room very comfortable, a little expensive for this quality hotel. Free Internet access. Front desk - excellent. I would stay again.

            1 lift didnt work, but this happens from time to time, no problem.

            • Average rating
              9.2
          • Family with children

            Kindness of the staff, free wifi comfortable room

            Breakfast room and breakfast choice, the fact that the kettle kit is not included in the room price, it is not at all a matter of money since it is only 1.50 euro but it is written nowhere that it is not included and on the bag there is written "just for you" as on the biscuits, making guests think that it is for free. And I think that a 4 stars hotel can allow to offer a cup of tea to his guests... We were very happy with the hotel till when they asked for the kettle kit when we left...it left us with really a bad taste of the hotel at the end of our staying... And this only to gain 1.50 euro...

            • Average rating
              7.8
          • Family with children

            The personal approach and the little extras (PS2, DVDs, free WIFI) made it, especially for the kids, a very nice stay. Seeing The Gladiator on DVD in the room after a visit of the Colloseum, was a bonus!

            • Average rating
              9.2
          • Couple

            It's not a real four star Hotel, but the service and conditions were pretty good. I strongly recomend it.

            • Average rating
              8.2
          • Group of friends

            Friendly staff who spoke English. Great location, near the Termini and Metro. Comfortable rooms with plenty of space. Nice breakfast with plenty of choice and plenty to eat.

            Not on this stay, but I wonder if there is air conditioning as I expect the rooms could be stuffy in the summer months

            • Average rating
              10.0
          • Group of friends

            Very close walk from Stazione Termini, very helpful & accommodating staff, parking extremely convenient, nice breakfast

            • Average rating
              9.2
          • Couple

            The personal touches like welcome notes in the room upon arrival. Staff were very helpful. Changing the day of the week in the lift carpets was a cool touch too. The room was of great quality and location was brilliant - being really close to Termini station.

            • Average rating
              9.2
          • Single

            I like their location and kindness of the staff.

            The room is very small and facility is very basic, considering the 4 star hotel level, this one has been overrated.

            • Average rating
              5.8
          • Older travelers

            Staff were very friendly and helpful. Room was clean and comfortable. Overall it was excellent value for money for a break in the centre of Rome.

            Nothing to dislike really - it was clean, comfortable and friendly.

            • Average rating
              8.8
          • Family with children

            The room was fabulous, very spacious, very clean, incredibly welcoming. We had everything we needed, and more. The staff were friendly, warm, helpful, pleasant, honest. We would stay again gladly. We have a 3 year old child, he loved staying there, very appropriate for families with children. Definitely a great hotel.

            • Average rating
              9.6
          • Older travelers

            friendly staff , good breakfast ,comfortable bedroom and bathroom

            • Average rating
              9.2
          • Older travelers

            excellent location, and a very beautiful building, very well kept. Particularly warm reception, staff is competent and helpful.

            • Average rating
              10.0
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