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Roma - Downtown Hostel

Via Carlo Cattaneo 23, Rome, 00185, Italy

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Overall Rating 82%

Alessandro Downtown Hostel is located in a superb city centre near Termini station, offering a great base to discover this fascinating city. Free wifi and city maps offered to the guests, too!


Rome Hostel

Hostel Rome

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Our group accommodation in downtown Rome sets groups comfortably close to all of the city’s most popular attractions – making it the perfect base camp for exploring the Eternal city.

The hostel offers large, spacious rooms – available in a variety of sizes to suit the inevitably varying requirements of different types of groups on trips to Rome, as well as separate rooms for school trip leaders and drivers. Groups can make use of a free, large meeting room and communal space on-site – ideal for pre-trip lessons, corporate meetings, group gatherings or even just as a place to relax together after a long day of sight-seeing. Free Wi-Fi is available to all groups staying in the hostel – convenient for those on corporate trips to Rome with their colleagues.

Packed lunches for days out in the city can be arranged for school groups on educational trips, as well as an on-site kitchen serving up delicious and nutritional group meals on a daily basis.

Whether you’re visiting the Italian city with your friends, your family, your club or your students - the exceptional location of the hostel gives groups the opportunity to reach a majority of the city’s historically important sights by foot in under 30 minutes - from the Trevi Fountain, the Colosseum and the Roman Forum to the local shopping and social scenes. Local transport links surrounding the hostel mean that the Vatican, museums and Castel Sant’Angelo are all just a short journey away.

All hostel staff are armed with a wealth of local knowledge and experience and are more than happy to give advice and inside tips to make sure you and your group don’t miss a thing.

So whatever your reason for planning a group trip to Rome – our conveniently located, group friendly hostel makes the perfect kick off point. Send staff over an enquiry and find out what they can do to make your groups Italian trip a memorable one.

Group facilities & services

Group facilities & services
  • Parking for coaches (on or near site)
  • Linen and towels
  • Packed Lunches
  • Rooms for leaders and drivers
  • Meeting room/communal area for group use

Hostel Suitable For

  • Friends/Family
  • Interest Group
  • Other
  • School Group
  • Sports Group
  • University/College Group
  • Tour Operator
  • ESN



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • TV room


  • Elevator / Lift

Food & Drink

  • Licenced Bar/Pub
  • Vending machine

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Wifi
  • WIFI Charges - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Air Conditioning
  • Car parking nearby
  • Car Parking Nearby Distance - 500m to 1km
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available
  • Locker Type - In Room
  • Luggage Room
  • Luggage Room Availability - Available pre check in
  • Travel / Tour Desk

  • AIG Points Hostel
Opening times

Opening times

From 15:00 to 00:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +39-064461958

Fax. +39-06-49380534

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Colosseum & Roman Forum (1 to 2km)
  • The Vatican & Museums (3 to 5km)
  • Piazza Navona city square (3 to 5km)

See the full list of attractions


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Amusement / Theme park (More than 10km)
  • Beach (More than 10km)
  • Cinema (500m - 1km)
  • City Centre (At or next to the hostel)
  • Gym (500m to 1km)
  • Distance to Hiking / Walking trails (500m to 1km)
  • Local market (500m - 1km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (500m - 1km)
  • Nightlife (Less than 500m)
  • Parks / Green Area (5 to 10km)
  • Restaurants (Less than 500m)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (3 to 5km)
  • Shopping area / Mall (Less than 500m)
  • Swimming pool (5 to 10km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (Less than 500m)
  • Theatre (500m - 1km)
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site (1 to 2km)
  • Water park (More than 10km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

From Fiumicino (FCO): Leonardo Express to Termini (30mins) From airports Fiumicino (FCO) and Ciampino (CIA): Terravision/SIT bus shuttlebus (50mins) approx.
If you take a taxi it is highly recommended to take it from official airport taxi stand not private ones.
Termini station 5 min walk
From Termini station: Easily reachable Alessandro Downtown Hostel is located a short 5 minute walk from Termini train station. 1. With the train tracks at your back exit Termini Station by Track No.22 on the left hand side of the station. 2. Make a left on Via Giolitti and then take your second right down Via C.Cattaneo. 3. Continue down Via Cattaneo until you reach #23 on the left side of the street.