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Offering a central location and great transport connections, The Bluehostel is housed in a 17th-century convent located 350 feet from Santa Maria Maggiore Basilica. All air-conditioned rooms come with free Wi-Fi.

Termini Train Station is a 5-minute walk from Bluehostel. From here, you can walk to the Colosseum in 10 minutes, and reach Vatican City and Spanish Steps in under 15 minutes by Metro.

Rooms have elegant furnishings and parquet floors. Each includes an LCD TV and a private bathroom complete with hairdryer.

A good choice of restaurants, cafés and bars are located in the streets surrounding the guest house. The Via Nazionale shopping district is 10 minutes away on foot.

This is our guests' favorite part of Rome, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

The Bluehostel has been welcoming guests since Jan 25, 2012

Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Rome, this property has an excellent location score of 9.3!

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.


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Managed by The Bluehostel

Company review score: 9.8Based on 250 reviews from 1 property
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Company info

I love to introduce the city to my guests. I take hospitality very seriously and I do my best to make my guest's holiday memorable.

Property info

This very old building was built over an amazing Roman basement. During more than two centuries it was used as a convent. The original timber ceilings are more than 200 years old. Today the building is protected by the city council for his historical importance.

Neighborhood info

Located in between the Esquiline and the Monti neighborhood, Bluehostel location is perfect for shopping, exploring and for a relaxing walk in the old little streets of the neighborhood. Monti is one of the loveliest areas in Rome for drinks, dinner and shopping.

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Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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Located in the historic old town

Rome's city center is home to nearly three millennia of history. Walk in the shadows of the Colosseum, St. Peter's, and literally hundreds of other ancient monuments.

What's nearby
  • Santa Prassede
    0.1 miles
  • Santa Maria Maggiore
    0.1 miles
  • Brancaccio Theatre
    0.2 miles
  • Teatro dell'Opera di Roma
    0.4 miles
  • National Museum of Rome
    0.4 miles
  • Domus Aurea
    0.5 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Trattoria Monti
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Panella
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant Mercato Centrale
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant Urbana 47
    0.2 miles
Top attractions
  • The Colosseum
    0.6 miles
  • Roman Forum
    0.8 miles
  • Trevi Fountain
    0.9 miles
  • Piazza di Spagna
    1.1 miles
  • Piazza Navona
    1.4 miles
  • Campo de' Fiori
    1.4 miles
  • Castel Sant'Angelo
    1.8 miles
  • St. Peter's Basilica
    2.4 miles
  • Vatican Museums
    2.5 miles
  • Stadio Olimpico
    3.5 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River Tevere
    0.6 miles
  • Ocean/Sea Mar Tirreno
    15.5 miles
  • Lake Bracciano
    21.7 miles
Public transit
  • Subway Vittorio Emanuele Metro Station
    0.2 miles
  • Train Roma Termini
    0.3 miles
  • Subway Rome Termini Metro Station
    0.3 miles
  • Subway Cavour Metro Station
    0.3 miles
Closest Airports
  • Rome Ciampino Airport
    8.2 miles
  • Fiumicino Airport
    14.6 miles
How to get to The Bluehostel from Fiumicino Airport
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Amenities of The Bluehostel
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Tour or class about local culture
  • Walking tours Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Shuttle service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Italian
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules The Bluehostel takes special requests – add in the next step!


11:00 AM - 12:00 AM


Until 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 4 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 3 years
Crib by request

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

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Smoking is not allowed.


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

The fine print

Guests are requested to specify their arrival time as the reception is not always staffed. Please call the property if no one answers the door.

Please note that the property does not have a elevator.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Please inform The Bluehostel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

License number: 7099

FAQs about The Bluehostel

  • Check-in at The Bluehostel is from 11:00 AM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Bluehostel by:

    • Taxi 30min
    • Train 30min
    • Bus 45min

  • The prices at The Bluehostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Room options at The Bluehostel include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Triple
    • Apartment

  • The Bluehostel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Walking tours
    • Tour or class about local culture

  • The Bluehostel is 0.9 miles from the center of Rome.