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Serendipity Residence

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Brasilia, DF
Reviewed 12 December 2011

Adequate for one night in transit. Location next to Termini Station is very good.

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Jindrichuv Hradec, Czech Republic
Reviewed 26 May 2011

Arrived, found the after a while as the marking is not the best. Two facilities with separate entrance in one building. The receptionist told us they cancelled our reservation as they have a group of children they had to accomodate. Even if we had confirmation and paid reservation fee. Of course, they didn't let us know. They offered us a...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 24 September 2010

We booked 4 days in Rome and Serendipity was a good choice,looking from the outside;I understand that the building is old,and they(owner)cannot do much about it;But there are lot sof things that CAN be fixed;shower was not draining properly,remote control was not working,BRAKFAST was a big joke-a coffee and ONE piece of pastry-that is not breakfast,and served outside the premisses.NOT...

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columbus
Reviewed 22 June 2010

We were looking for a place to stay for a night to catch a train for the next day and this place fit the bill. It is very close to the train station and even though the area is not the nicest, it feels very safe and is gated with video cameras. The room was very clean and looked liked...

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Louvain la Neuve
Reviewed 28 May 2010

This hotel should not has a name as "hotel"... Fiestly, you shoul not believe in this hotel website, because all photos are not real. Only facade of Serendipity is really nice, but all thing inside are horrible. recweption is in the same building but not in the same staircase!!! So... to get to the rooms, you have to go ONLY...

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Kellychoice
Reviewed 14 October 2009

Just recently got back from my first trip to Paris. I traveled with a friend and had a wonderful time and decided on settling on this location for my last night prior to my departure back to the U.S. Finding this "hotel" was the first problem. There is no clear signage and is located on a major corner with other...

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Budapest
Reviewed 2 October 2009

We stayed here for two nights, and we were satisfied. The on-line booking was simple and it worked. The distance from the Termini is 5 mins by foot, and the 492 bus stops directly at the hotel- it goes to the Vatican city and it's passes by Pantheon, Fontana di Trevi, etc. The nearest metro station is close too. It...

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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 28 September 2009

Its a very nice place to stay in Rome! Very good Value for Money and very friendly service! Ricardo the owner was very friendly and helpful too! The hotel is in a big building and there rooms in different floors. Its renewed and very well equipped. It is very closed to the Termini Station and i would sure come back...

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florida
Reviewed 24 July 2009

Having been to Rome before, I have had the opportunity to stay in various locations, but certainly Serendipity surpassed my expectations. The staff is incredibly helpful and friendly. As for the location, it is situated just a few blocks from Termini and incredibly convenient. I was so happy with the hotel that I actually stayed two weeks for the first...

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Topeka, Kansas
Reviewed 20 June 2009

Located about a 5 minute walk from Termini Station. When walking to/from Termini, there is a major street to cross. I was timid my first day and used the crosswalk at an intersection with a traffic light, but gradually adapted to Rome traffic and used the more convenient crosswalk that is in front of the hotel (no traffic light). The...

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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.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Serendipity Residence

Address: Viale Castro Pretorio 25, 00185 Rome, Italy
Region: Italy > Lazio > Rome > Esquilino , Castro Pretorio
Price Range: $67 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Serendipity Residence 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Ask for a room away from the lift as it was very noisy.”
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