Pensione Ottaviano Hostel

Via Ottaviano 6 - Roma, Rome, Italy, Distance from city centre: 2.2km

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Rating: 65%from 9 reviews

  • 64%Atmosphere
  • 71%Staff
  • 60%Security
  • 57%Cleanliness
  • 86%Location
  • 71%Value for money
  • 48%Facilities
Pensione Ottaviano was established in 1956 and is designed for backpackers. We’re located only metres from St.Peter's Square and from the windows there’s a clear view of St.Peter's Dome.

We’re close to the main sights, which are all within walking distance. Our location has several transportation options (underground, buses, etc.).

We offer shared and private rooms with free bed linen and freehot showers.

Relax in our lounge where you can find satellite TV, DSL Internet access and a DVD/DVX player. There’s also books containing information and maps as well as a free book exchange.

Guests can use our free luggage storage and free individual lockers; please bring your own padlock.

There’s information stands plus a Laundromat and other essential services.

Our international atmosphere and friendly English-speaking staff make us one of Rome's most popular hostels. We can arrange walking/bus tours, pub crawls and scooter and car rental. Our staff are always happy to help out and there’s no curfew!

We know that travelling on a budget demands that there be a variety of shops, supermarkets, ATMs, bureau de change and grocery stores close by, as well as monuments, museums and important places.

We offer you more!

We do not accept customers under 13 and over 40 years of age in our dormitories. All ages are accepted for private rooms.

Please see our Must-Read Hostel Info below before making a booking.
Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Book exchange
  • Elevator
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Please note that the city tax (tassa di soggiorno) of €2 per person per day is not included in the rates and shall be added to your balance upon arrival. This should be paid in cash to the hostel. Thank you and sorry for the inconvenience.

Check-in: 7000 to 2230 only. Reservations which indicate an arrival time after 2230 shall be immediately cancelled. You must arrive and check in no later than three hours from your indicated arrival time and before the indicated 22.30 deadline or else your reservation is automatically cancelled as a 'no-show' and your card will be debited for the first night's stay.

Cancellations must be made only by email at least 24hours (1 day) prior to your arrival date. If adequate notice is not received, we will unfortunately have to debit your card. The amount charged will be your first night's accommodation. Phone cancellations are not accepted.

We do not permit changes or alterations of the original booking. To alter or change your reservation, you must cancel the original reservation and rebook once again. We do not accept reservation changes or alterations by e-mail or by phone. We do not refund the difference if you notify us upon or after check-in that you wish to shorten your stay.

Payment is due upon arrival in cash only, please.

We are unable to send mail or fax letters for visa documents applications.

We do not accept customers under 13 and over 40 years of age in our dormitories. All ages are accepted for private rooms.

Please print out our confirmation and present it upon arrival at the hostel.

Directions
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From Central Train Station (Termini):

Take metro line A (direction Battistini) get off at the Ottaviano station(10-15 mins) and walk down Via Ottaviano to No. 6
From Leonardo Da Vinci Airport (Fiumicino):

Take the train direct to Termini (train station) and then follow the previous instructions.
From Tiburtina Train Station:

Take metro line B (direction Laurentina). Get off at the Termini Station and then follow the previous instructions.
From Ciampino Airport:

Take the Blue Cotral Bus that runs every half hour to Anagnina. From Anagnina take the metro line A and ride untill the stop Ottaviano and walk down Via Ottaviano to No. 6.

Located Near

Pensione Ottaviano has one of the best location that you can find in Rome.
We are 100m from the Vatican City and 50m from the metro stop.
From our hostel you can walk to all main sights of Rome. Our location has several transportation options (underground, buses, etc.).

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