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Hostel Star Light

Via Cairoli 115, Rome, Italy, Distance from city centre: 2.1km

Rating: 62% from 15 reviews

  • 52%Atmosphere
  • 65%Staff
  • 66%Security
  • 58%Cleanliness
  • 70%Location
  • 68%Value for money
  • 56%Facilities

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  • The location is great and the room is what can be expected. However we could not stay because of the lack of air conditioning or ventilation. Very friendly and helpful staff.
  • 60%
  • 04 Jul 2014 Anonymous Canada
  • Staff made us made us feel uncomfortable. Location was scary, quite an unpleasant part of Rome.
  • 37%
  • 01 Jul 2014 Jade England
  • unfortunatelly, I can not say I am fully satisfied. The location seems to be unsecure. We did'n have any trouble but especially at nights, you should stay inside. By the way, there is no wifi. It is a minus.
  • 71%
  • 28 Jun 2014 can
  • The price is reasonable in such a big city. It was actually quite far away from the train station. However, the staff was quite nice.
  • 80%
  • 18 Jun 2014 Anonymous Hong Kong
  • Starlight was in a great location and a great value. Our room was spacious and we had a private balcony. The hostel has 4 units and 2 shared bathrooms, so there was never an instance where one of the bathrooms was unavailable. The only area that I could see improvement was availability of staff. It was only one man, who was very nice and accommodating, however in the morning we had to knock down his door to get our breakfast (which is a croissant and cup of coffee). I'd definately go back!
  • 89%
  • 15 May 2014 Anonymous USA
  • The place where is the hostel scared us a lot and if you are girls you won't feel sure (it's the china town of Rome). THE AREA SEEMED VERY DANGEROUS. When you enter the door (if you'll be able to,cause the owner doesn't answer all the times when you ring and your keys don't work) you'll find a very old place. The hostel is in an apartment in the last floor, no lift, dirty stairs, smell of smoke.The hostel is not so bad for this price, a very positive thing is the comfortable bed.
  • 49%
  • 09 May 2014 Anonymous Italy
  • it didnt have wifi and we kept asking for it and the owner gave some unacceptable excuses. the blankets and duvets were not clean at all and the owner charged us for washing them on our request which was annoying.
  • 46%
  • 26 Feb 2014 ali Netherlands
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