From Termini Station:
La Controra Hostel is located on Via Umbria 7, a prestigious position in the historical centre of Rome, and within 10 minutes' walk from Termini Train station. Getting out from the main gate of the station you just have to go straight towards Piazza Della Republica. Keep going always straight till you reach 'Fontana dell acqua felice' (the Fountain with the 4 lions). Look in front of you, you will find a bank called Carige ! Via Umbria is the first road on the right side of the bank and behind the American Embassy, so take it as a reference!
From Leonardo Da Vinci Airport (Fiumincino - FCO):
Follow the signs for 'ai treni.' At the platform, buy a ticket for the non-stop train Leonardo Express to Termini (14 Euros).
You can buy tickets from either the ticket window, the vending machines, or the tobacco store near the tracks. Then, follow the directions 'From Termini Station' as it is mentioned above.
From Ciampino Airport (CIA):
Take a Bus Shuttle for just 6 Euros. The bus will stop on Via Marsala (termini Station). Walk down Via Marsala & follow the directions 'From Termini Station' as it is mentioned above.
Please be sure you have 10.00 Cash with you for the key deposit!
Less than 10 minutes walking from Termini Station (Rome's main railway station), less than 5 from Metro stop Repubblica, La Controra is also within walking distance from the city centre and its main sights and liveliest areas, while being in a very quiet and safe neighbourhood.
We are at a 5-to-15 minutes walk from Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps, Pantheon, Villa Borghese, Piazza Barberini (Metro), Baths of Diocletian, Santa Maria della Vittoria Church (Ecstasy of Saint Teresa sculpture) and more!
CHECK-IN AND CHECK-OUT
Check-in time: 12:00-18:00hrs (12:00pm-06:00pm)
Check-out time: 10:30hrs (10:30am)
La Controra Hostel does not have a 24-hours reception service, hence you are kindly requested to contact us to confirm your presumed check-in time and to inform us if your set check-in time changes.
Please, enter a valid email and/or a valid phone number upon booking to allow us to contact you to confirm your booking and for important communications.
REQUEST A CHECK-IN OUTSIDE THE REGULAR TIMETABLE
All check-ins before or after the regular check-in time must be requested and arranged with the property at least THREE DAYS BEFORE the scheduled arrival date.
LATE CHECK-IN – We try to be as flexible as possibile to meet the needs and requests of our guests about late check-in. It is, however, necessary for us to apply a time slot policy to be sure to meet them on time in the evening hours.
Please note that an addictional charge applies for the late check-in service after 21:00 (09:00pm).
For check-ins between 21:00 and 22:30, an EUR 10.00/room surcharge applies.
For check-ins between 22:30 and 24:00, an EUR 15.00/room surcharge applies.
Check-ins after 24:00 (12:00am) are not allowed.
EARLY CHECK-IN - Please note that if you request a check-in before 12:00 (12:00pm), you will have the keys to access the property upon arrival, but it could happen that your room is not available yet. You will of course be able to wait or to leave your baggage and have a first walk in the city.
City of Rome's Tourist Tax (EUR 3.50/person/day) is NOT included in the reservation total price.
BUILDING COMMON AREAS AND FACILITIES USE
La Controra Hostel is located in a building where other people live. Please, respect these simple rules to have a good stay in harmony with our neighbours. Thank you.
Use of the elevator
1) Guests are allowed to use the elevator only when checking in, checking out, depositing their luggage or taking possession of their room. We kindly ask our guests to use the stairs throughout the remainder of their stay.
2) When using the elevator during the activities of checking in or checking out, please check that the doors are closed properly (both metal doors and wooden doors). The elevator does not work if the doors are open.
After using the elevator, please ensure that the elevator doors are closed properly to avoid causing any nuisance to other people who may need it.
Atrium and staircase
The hostel is housed in a building in which other people inhabit. Guests are asked to behave in a manner that respects the rights of such individuals and other guests.
In particular, please note that:
1) The stairs, the elevator and the atrium are not part of the hostel, so they should only be used to access or to leave the building and guests are not allowed to eat, drink or engage in other activities.
2) Smoking down the stairs, in the elevator and in the atrium is prohibited by law.
3) It is strictly prohibited to leave any kind of waste on the stairs or in the elevator.
4) Kindly remember that the main gate of the building is closed during these hours:
Monday to Friday, from 13.00 to 15.00 (01-03:00pm) and after 19.00 (07:00pm); Saturday and Sunday, all day.
Guests are kindly requested to close the gate after using it during the indicated times.
Informations about La Controra Hostel Rome
Already been to the Top Rated La Controra Hostel in Naples? So you know that La Controra Hostel Rome will be the best hub to discover the Eternal City!
La Controra is a concept: not only travelers but also artists, designers and musicians choose it to perform in both Naples and Rome.
Design factory yet economic property, La Controra Hostel Rome is located in the centre of the centre: Repubblica on one hand, Barberini, Villa Borghese and the Spanish Steps on the other, this smart 18th century building will make you feel like Mastroianni in La Dolce Vita.
Privates or dorms: no difference when the common denominator is that of a new and clean property where you meet all other backpackers as well as the Neapolitan oriented staff.
Bean bags, tv, possibility to listen to your music with any kind of cables, Sicily styled kitchen, international calls, free Wi-Fi in rooms: our warm and friendly staff will make your stay an unforgettable travel experience!