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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great stay at the River Palace, Rome.
Its walking distance to most things, or if you prefer the metro is literally 2 mins walk down the road.
Hotel was nice & quiet, so no problem sleeping. All the staff were very helpful and very efficient.
Breakfast was nice with a good choice of hot or cold options.
Particular thanks to Diana, who gave us a list of good restaurants to visit - all were very nice and reasonably priced.
Thanks

Stayed: September 2018, travelled as a couple
Thank BrianNcle
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here three nights in September and had a good experience. Rooms are not big but good size for two people, nice bathroom and amenities. Only downside is the thickness of the walls in the bathroom areas, we could hear too many noises of water running all the time from other rooms.
Breakfast was nice, good quality and variety.
Location was ok, not very close to main places to visit but within walking distance (10-30 minutes to most areas).
Great air conditioning!
We enjoyed the mobile wifi service they offered us, very useful to use online maps.
Friendly staff!

Stayed: September 2018, travelled with family
Thank maradema
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 6 nights in early September. Small room and tiny bathroom. Had to go sideways to get between the bidet and the shower. Quite expensive too, but what isn't in Rome? Breakfast was a disappointment, the scrambled eggs were frequently cold, as if they had been sitting there for an age. Now the positives. Couldn't fault the staff, always courteous and attentive, from the front desk to the maid. We especially liked the small chap who operated as bar tender and breakfast attendant, he makes a mean cocktail. The hotel itself is a little north of the centre, but we liked this as it meant the area was less noisy than other parts of Rome. It is also ideally situated for the metro. Just two stops from the Vatican City on the A Line. We used the Metro every day. There is a convenient bus stop just around the corner too. A short walk to the Spanish Steps, or one Metro stop. In short, we liked the hotel and would stay again.

Stayed: September 2018, travelled as a couple
Thank Nick F
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Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Thank you to all the staff at the River Palace, you made our stay a memorable one. A very clean and welcoming atmosphere, one to recommend. The evening happy hour in the bar with complimentary buffet was an added bonus.

Stayed: September 2018, travelled as a couple
Thank Dawne W
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MicheleS4992, Direttore generale at River Palace Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Dawne W,

Thank you sincerely for taking the time to review your recent stay at the River Palace Hotel! We are very glad to hear that you were able to enjoy our hotel and its staff.

Thank you again for your review. We look forward to welcoming you back at theRiver palace Hotel the next time you are in Rome.

Sincerely,
Michele Scandellari

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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Pros:
- Great friendly staff willing to assist you with everything
- Good breakfast on premises
- Cleanliness of the property
- Could book a Vatican tour with pickup from the hotel
- Special Mention: We checked in on my Birthday and didn’t tell the hotel specifically that it was my Birthday but to our surprise we had a bottle of wine and a nice message waiting for us when we returned to the room after dinner that night. Great added touch.

Cons:
- The location of the hotel is away from the main hustle and bustle of the city, close to Piazza del Popolo (could be a plus depending on your preference). However, it is pretty close to a metro stop and a tram stop. With that said, nothing is really too far out. We were able to walk to most places, including Spanish steps, Trevi Fountain, Piazza Vennizia, Forum and Colosseum. And I had a boot on my leg. So distances are relative.
- Bathrooms are outdated for a 4-star property, and could use an update.
- Rooms are pretty small but that is consistently the case around Europe. So it is about management of expectations.

Overall our stay was very pleasant, and allowed us to set up a good base for the 4 nights we were in Rome. We would definitely consider staying here again if the opportunity presented itself.

Stayed: August 2018, travelled as a couple
Thank Ankur S
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