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Safety index

80 out of 100

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Safe area

Pet-friendly

Merulana Star

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7.1

Fair (869 ratings)

Rome, Italy - 

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840 m Colosseum

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1.19 km Roman Forum

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2.5 km Trevi Fountain

Hotel Overview

Merulana Star is a popular accommodation choice among travelers visiting Rome. This hotel garners mixed reviews from its guests, reflecting diverse experiences. Here are the top cited pros and cons based on user feedback.

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Hotel highlights

Location

Cleanliness

  1. Location: Centrally located, making it easy for guests to explore Rome's attractions.
  2. Staff Friendliness: Employees are often highlighted for their welcoming and helpful attitude.
  3. Value for Money: Many guests feel the hotel offers good accommodations for the price.
  4. Cleanliness: Rooms and common areas are generally found to be clean and well-maintained.
  5. Comfort: The comfort of the beds and rooms is regularly praised by guests.
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Area for improvement

Sleep

Amenities

Bathroom

  1. Noise Levels: Some guests complain about noise, both from the streets and within the hotel.
  2. Room Size: Rooms are often described as smaller than expected.
  3. Wi-Fi Connectivity: Issues with the reliability and speed of the Wi-Fi service are frequently mentioned.
  4. Amenities: A few guests feel the hotel could improve by adding or upgrading amenities.
  5. Bathroom Facilities: Concerns about the functionality and modernity of bathroom facilities are common.

Amenities

Breakfast available

Breakfast available

Air conditioning

Air conditioning

Free WiFi

Pet friendly

Pet friendly

Housekeeping

Bar

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired internet

No onsite parking available

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RateScore

Total 869 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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7.1

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7.2

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booking

682 Reviews

7.1 / 10

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expedia

187 Reviews

7.2 / 10

Reviews

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Words are aggregated from hotel reviews across the web and listed by the most mentions.

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160+ People Are Talking

Location

Cleanliness

Sleep

Bathroom

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Breakfast

Restaurant

Location was mentioned 27 times

15% Negative67% Positive

Reviews based on Location

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Taught Sick6 years ago
1/5Google icon

noisy as hell, woke up the third day with little bites on my arms and hands. decent enough location but there are much better places.

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Justin Polzin7 years ago
4/5Google icon

Good location, clean room.

Hotel Quality

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The quality chart is based on how hotel ratings changed over time.

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 8

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Number of floors 1

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Number of buildings/towers 1

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Year Built 1800

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

12

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124

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74

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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online gaming

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What's nearby

Colosseum

840 m

Roman Forum

1.19 km

Trevi Fountain

2.5 km

Pantheon

2.5 km

Piazza Navona

3 km

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Getting around

Vittorio Emanuele Station

420 m

Rome Termini Station

910 m

Fiumicino

Nearby

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Restaurants

Panella L'Arte Del Pane

Nearby

Vecchia Roma

140 m

Pasticceria Regoli

210 m

Branca

140 m

Forno Roscioli

210 m

Street View

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Daytime safety

72 out of 100

Safe

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Nighttime safety

44 out of 100

Risky

Rome safety index

Safety

Crime

80

Overall Safety Index

Safe

An average rating of the six safety categories

80 out of 100

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Women safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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84

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Physical safety

Safe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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80

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Property safety

Risky

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Likelihood of theft.

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51

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Political safety

Very Safe

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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86

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LGBTQ safety

Safe

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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77

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Medical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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100

51

Overall Crime index

Moderate

An average rating of the crime categories

51 out of 100

Property crime severity

High

61

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Mugging or robbery  47/100

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Car theft  48/100

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Car break-ins  56/100

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Home break-ins  51/100

Violent crime severity

Moderate

42

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Physical attacks  43/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  31/100

Other crime severity

Moderate

53

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Insult or harassment in public  44/100

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Corruption or bribery  71/100

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Drug problem  57/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$0.2 - $1.5

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Coffee

$1.2 - $2.2

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Beer 0.5L

$1 - $2.3

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$10 - $28

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$1.5 - $2

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$1 - $2

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$50 - $100

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$3 - $10

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McMeal at McDonalds

$9 - $12

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$1.5 - $3

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Public transport, monthly pass

$35 - $35

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$1.7 - $1.9

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$7 - $15

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$35 - $80

Weather In Rome

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Air Quality

Unhealthy (For Sensitive Groups)

PM2.515

PM1027

59

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Limited risk for sensitive individuals. Not recommended to do outdoor activities.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Poor

Water quality is very low. Consider alternative water drinking options.

Traffic around property

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Moderate

Traffic is moving at a steady pace, smooth driving without significant delays.

House Rules

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Check in after 13:00

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Check out until 11:00

Children welcome

Pets welcome

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