Ever considered seeing Rome by staying in hostels? Some might be unconvinced about sleeping in the same room with a group of strangers. The main merit of this style of travel is that one gets to meet different people on the way and potentially make some good friends. For some security, most hostels have lockers in each room for placing personal items. No matter who you meet, hostel travel has the potential for great memories and even better stories!
Some of these hostels cost at least €20 per night, and therefore one gets to save a lot. Below are the best hostels in Rome, mainly located in the city Centre; others are near Termini station.
10 Ostello Bello Roma Colosseo
Ostello has a rating of 9.8, and it is one mile away from the city Centre. It would be a good decision for one to choose Ostello especially if they are staying in Rome for a few days. It has facilities such as a lovely terrace, free WIFI, a garden, and pets.
The hostel has fantastic city views. It costs € 32 per night for a single bed in a six-bedroom dorm, and the lounge and kitchen area are shared, but there are private bathrooms for each dormitory.
9 Free Hostels Roma
Free Hostels Roma has a rating of 9.0-star review on Booking.com. Free Hostels Roma are situated 1.4 miles from the city center. Free hostels are near Termini station in Rome. It offers a garden, food, a shared terrace, and free WIFI. One gets a locker for privacy and security issues. For instance, one gets to choose from different rooms, a six-bed female dormitory with a private bathroom. It costs as low as € 20 per night. The hostel is near The Colosseum, Trevi Fountain, and the Roman Forum.
8 The RomeHello
RomeHello is rated at 9.5 stars on booking.com, and it's 0.8 miles from the city center. It offers drinks and food, daily housekeeping, lockers, and luggage storage. It is pocket-friendly as a single bed begins at € 20 per night and has private bathrooms in the dormitory. The lounge and kitchen area are shared amongst the roommates. RomeHello is located near The Colosseum, Trevi Fountain, and the Roman Forum. It is near Teatro dell'Opera Metro Station.
7 Roma Scout Center
Roma Scout Center is rated at 8.8, and it's 2.3 miles away from the city Centre. Its rooms are colorful and furnished. Parking is available on site and has other facilities such as a garden, terrace, and coffee is free. For extra charges, one can purchase cookies or chocolates, water, fruits, and alcohol. Roma Scout Center has its bar and restaurants.
For a double room inhabited by two people, the cost is € 60 per night, and for a dormitory, it's € 20 per night. It is located close to Giardino Vincenzo Parisi's garden and Piazza Bologna, the most infamous squares in the neighborhood.
6 The Bricks Rome
The Bricks Rome has an 8.6 rating and is located 2.6 miles from the center. The hostel has a sense of style and would be a fantastic place to spend the night. Their bathrooms, kitchen, and rooms are elegant and modern. A double room costs up to € 70 per night for two occupants. It's more expensive than other hostels, but its facilities and the feel of the hostel are like that of a hotel.
5 Yellow Square Rome
Yellow Square is rated at 8.7, and it's just 1.3 miles from the City center. It is very close to Termini station Rome. The best thing about Yellow Square Rome is it has a gourmet restaurant that offers beauty and haircut services, and they also have an in-house DJ.
They offer airport pickups but at an extra charge. Double rooms are available for those that need more privacy, or one can stay at an 8-bed dormitory for € 20 per night. It is located near Piazza Della Repubblica and the National Roman Museum.
4 Orsa Maggiore Hostel For Women Only
Orsa Maggiore is a women-only hostel that has an 8.5 rating. It's located on a pretty street in the Trastevere neighborhood, and it's a perfect place for solo female travelers. It has facilities like food and drinks, daily housekeeping, a snack bar, a bar for drinks, and a restaurant.
They offer different rooms like a 3-bed female dorm, which costs between € 20-25 per night. It's near Hortus Simplicium and Villa Farnesina attractions.
3 Hostel Trastevere 2
Hostel Trastevere 2 is well decorated, the bathrooms have a black design with color pops, and the rooms are stylish and bright. Hostel Trastevere 2 is rated at 8.0, and it's located 1.6 miles from the city Centre. Its facilities are a garden, drinks and food and a vast terrace. One gets a personal locker, board games for introverts, and daily housekeeping.
The cost for a six-bed male dormitory is over € 40. It's pretty higher than the other hostels, but it's worth it since it is unique and stylish compared to the other hostels. Mcdonald's is across the street.
2 Palladini Hostel Rome
Palladini hostel is very close to Termini station Rome. Palladini has a rating of 8.0 and is just a mile away from the city. It has activities such as walking tours, movie nights, and a bar on site. One can buy tickets for shows and attractions within the hostel. It's a mixed dormitory, and the cost is around € 20 per night, and some of the dorms have a private bathroom.
1 Alessandro Palace And Bar
Alessandro has a rating of 7.7, and it's located 1.3 miles from the center. It has facilities like lockers and concierge, food and drinks, and has restaurants. In an eight-bed dormitory, one gets to pay around € 20 per night. For those in need of a private room with a bathroom, it costs approximately € 90 per night. The National Roman Museum is nearby.