Hotel Galeno **
Hotel | Via dei Villini, 10, Rome, Italy 00161 Roma
2 out of 5 customers would recommend this property
Recent review (04/07/2013)
"Location was good, near local transport in a peaceful area in Rome. Breakfast was small in Italian style, but it was tasty. Staff was helpful and friendly. Not bad price for a longer stay."Read all Hotel Galeno ** reviews
- Air Conditioning
- Credit cards accepted
- Car Parking
- 24 hour reception
- 24 hour hot showers
- Airport Pickup USD 69.02
- Luggage Room
Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.
Earliest check-in: 13:30
Latest Check-out: 10:30
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|Private Rooms A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.|
Single (Private bathroom)Breakfast included
Triple (Private bathroom)Breakfast included
Double (Private bathroom)Breakfast included
About Hotel Galeno **
In the proximities of the Hotel there some of the most important foreign embassies in Italy. The area is even headquarters of some important Italian Ministries such as the Ministry of Public Works and Transports, very next to the hotel, and the Ministry of Finance, in Via 20 Settembre.
At a five minutes walking from Hotel Galeno there are two of the main Roman Universities, La Sapienza and the Luiss University, in Via Pola. For its strategic position, Hotel Galeno is even a good starting point not only for Italian and foreign tourists but even for businessmen, students and professors visiting Italian Universities. 10 minutes from the Hotel there is the important general hospital Umberto I.
From Hotel Galeno you can reach, walking or by bus ( 490 or 495) Villa Borghese Park where there are the famous Borghese Gallery ( you need a reservation for visiting the museum), the National Gallery of Modern Art, the African museum of Zoology, the British Academy, the National Museum of Villa Giulia and the zoological garden. From Via dei Villini, where we are, a short walk will bring you to Villa Torlonia where there is the famous hoot owls house, good example of liberty architecture, recently redecorated. It is now a museum.
For dinner, there are many restaurants in the nearby but if you are in mind to enjoy the true Roman kitchen, you can go to Trastevere, by bus number 3 from Piazza Galeno.
The most important Roman attractions are easily reachable from the Hotel by bus or by tube. From Porta Pia bus stops, a two minutes walking from the hotel, bus number 62 will bring you to the Vatican; bus number 60 to the magnificent Coliseum. Bus number 84 will bring you to the city centre, Piazza Venezia. From here, walking down Via del Corso, one of the main shopping street of the city, you can easily reach the Spanish Steps, the Trevi Fountain, the Pantheon and Navona square. The Hotel is even very close to two tube stops, line B, Castro Pretorio and Policlinico.