Rome Hotel...HELP

Apr 14th, 2008, 12:50 PM
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Rome Hotel...HELP

When looking at hotels online for our family of four for Rome, I stumbled upon the Kolbe Hotel near the Forum. It seems modern, and I can get a minisuite that would fit all of us for a good rate.

Has anyone heard anything about this hotel (after its renovation), or do you know of any good hotels for 4 people that are reasonably priced? Anything is appreciated.
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Apr 14th, 2008, 01:00 PM
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For a family of four I would recommend thinking about an apartment rental. I think you would find you get much better value for money that way than with two hotel rooms
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Apr 14th, 2008, 01:05 PM
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I saw apartments...but I am a bit unwilling to rent unless there are significant savings, as hotel amenities are a major plus.

Also, I'm not looking for two hotel rooms, but a hotel that has quad rooms. (The Kolbe has a minisuite for US$300)
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Apr 14th, 2008, 07:59 PM
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Recent reviews of the Kolbe at are very positive.

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Apr 15th, 2008, 01:41 AM
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The Trip Advisor reviews for the hotel after renovation are certainly positive and including one that says the street is "quite" (sic). The rate you found seems very good. I don't think an apartment would be significantly cheaper--although you could find a lot of apartment options in that price range. The location is pretty good and of course especially convenient to the Forum/Colosseum/Palatine area.

I know many people prefer hotels to apartments and it looks as though you found a good family option
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