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18 Best Budget Hotels in Rome
Modern accommodations with an on-site bar and cafe located 1.5km (18-minute walk) from the Colosseum and 800m (10-minute walk) from the Roma Termini train station. While rooms do not have TVs, shared rooms sleep up to 6 guests with lockable storage areas and reading lights, and private rooms are available with en-suite bathrooms. Amenities include bar and lounge.
2. The Yellow
Located a 7-minute walk (500m) from The Baths of Diocletian, this hostel features shared and private rooms with a co-working space, an all-day restaurant and bar, an escape room, laundry facilities, and a hair salon onsite. Room amenities include lockable storage and air conditioning, private rooms have ensuite bathrooms, and the the Castro Pretorio subway station is a 3-minute walk (260m) away.
Within walking distance of several restaurants and a 4-minute walk (350m) from Roma Termini Station, this hostel offers complimentary breakfast at a nearby cafe and laundry facilities on-site. Dorm rooms and private rooms are available, and some rooms have private bathrooms, desks, and TVs.
Budget hotel with a roof terrace located a 2-minute walk (170m) to Castro Pretorio subway station and an 8-minute walk (600m) to the Baths of Diocletian. Rooms have a variety of bedding configurations and feature antique artwork, and a breakfast buffet is available daily for a fee.
Cozy bed and breakfast with a rooftop deck located within a 10-minute walk of several transit stations and restaurants and a 4-minute walk (350m) to the Pyramid of Caius Cestius. Amenities include complimentary bicycles, continental breakfast, and concierge service, and some rooms have balconies.
Budget hotel offering free breakfast daily and located a 5-minute walk (450m) to Piazza Barberini and the Barberini subway station. All rooms feature kettles, individual climate control, and en-suite bathrooms with bidets, and numerous historical sites and restaurants are on the surrounding blocks.
7. Hotel Colors
Budget hotel located a 10-minute walk (750m) to the Vatican and 9-minute walk (700m) to Castel Sant’Angelo and a variety of restaurants and shops are within 500m. A free breakfast buffet is available daily, and rooms feature free bottled water, refrigerators, and private or shared bathrooms.
8. Hotel Sileo
Historic budget hotel with individually decorated guest rooms and a shared living/reading room with a fireplace; some rooms feature a desk, a wardrobe, and a private bathroom. Located a 2-minute walk (130m) from Roma Termini Station and a 6-minute walk (450m) from The Baths of Diocletian.
9. Hotel Rimini
Historic budget hotel located a 1-minute walk (100m) from Roma Termini Station and a 5-minute walk (400m) from The Baths of Diocletian. In addition to a complimentary breakfast buffet and afternoon snack bar, the hotel features concierge service, a reading room, and some guest rooms with balconies.
10. Hotel Robinson
Located a 2-minute walk (140m) from Roma Termini Station a 6-minute walk (450m) from The Baths of Diocletian, this budget hotel offers free breakfast and mini-bars, hair dryers, and air conditioning in every room. 24-hour concierge service is available, and numerous restaurants, cafes, and historical sites are within walking distance.
Budget hotel located a 10-minute walk (800m) to the Vatican and surrounded by restaurants and cafes. Hotel amenities include a complimentary beverage vending machine and a shared TV lounge, flat-screen TVs and DVD players in rooms, and an elevator to reach the hotel’s third-floor location.
12. Hotel Panda
Budget hotel just a 4-minute walk (300m) to the Spagna subway station featuring air conditioning and private bathrooms in every room. Numerous museums, churches, historical sites, restaurants, and shops are within close walking distance, including the Piazza di Spagna (270m, 3-minute walk) and the Mausoleum of Augustus (400m, 5-minute walk).
Quaint, family and pet-friendly budget hotel with free continental breakfast daily, located a 3-minute walk (220m) to the Pantheon, a 4-minute walk (350m) to Piazza Navona, and steps to luxury shopping. Rooms sleep up to 4 guests, and amenities include buffet breakfast, private bathrooms, air conditioning, and concierge service.
Cozy and pet-friendly budget hotel located between dozens of shops and restaurants and just a 7-minute walk (600m) to Piazza di Spagna and an 8-minute walk (650m) to the Pantheon. Complimentary continental breakfast is available every morning, and all rooms include a private bathroom, refrigerator, kettle, and hair dryer. Some rooms have sofa beds.
15. Hotel Giuliana
Economy hotel with an on-site bar and free continental breakfast buffet located a 6-minute walk (500m) to Palazzo delle Esposizioni and an 8-minute walk (600m) to Roma Termini Station. Private parking is available for a fee, and rooms feature en-suite bathrooms, hair dryers, and desks.
Budget hotel located in a 16th-century building less than a 10-minute walk to numerous restaurants, the River Tiber, and numerous historical sites, including the Basilica of Our Lady in Trastevere (600m, 8-minute walk) and the Mouth of Truth (750m, 10-minute walk). Continental breakfast is available for a fee, and amenities include a complimentary snack and beverage bar, private bathrooms in all rooms, and air conditioning.
17. Hotel Trastevere
Economy hotel with rooms for up to 4 guests, cribs available upon request, and complimentary continental breakfast available daily. Situated in the Trastevere neighborhood among numerous bars and restaurants, the hotel is a 3-minute walk (240m) to Basilica of Our Lady in Trastevere and an 11-minute walk (700m) to the Fontana dell’Acqua Paola.
This is not a budget hotel but if you’re looking for a good-value splurge in my favorite Rome neighborhood, then this is a great choice. It’s a historic hotel with a courtyard garden within a short walk of several notable cathedrals, museums, and historical sites in addition to a variety of restaurants and bars. A full breakfast is served daily, and concierge services and ironing facilities are available at all times. The hotel is pet-friendly, and some rooms feature kitchenettes and can accommodate up to 6 guests.