Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound - Rome

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Via Rodi 29, Rome, Italy, 00195  show map
 4 stars
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Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound - Rome

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Welcome drink

Shuttle

Airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Spa center

Verified Reviews:

  • A bit far from attractions - Two blocks from the subway - Shuttle transfer - Price was really good
  • 15 minutes walk from the vatican city - Quiet patio out back - Free wi-fi and a tv - Had a super stay
  • Decent breakfast - Staff are attentive - Room has its own cd system - Nice collection of music available
  • Room has hardwood floors - Bathroom is especially spacious - Good price - Lack of service
  • Funky hotel - Room was very clean - Free wi-fi in the lobby - Would definitely stay here again

Overview

The impressive Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound offers contemporary guest rooms close to Column of Marcus Aurelius, Teatro Ghione and promenade place Navone Rome. Founded in 2001, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2012.

Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound lies in the historical center of Rome. Guests can get to Rome city center, which is 4 km away.

Nearby points of interest include a museum, a palace and a basilica.

20 minutes' drive from Ciampino airport and 20 minutes' walk to Roma San Pietro train station.

Rooms

The hotel comprises 22 rooms equipped with TV with satellite channels, a stereo system, soundproof windows, LCD flat-screen TV and a private balcony. Some rooms have the garden view. There are en suite bathrooms with a spa bathtub, terry bathrobes and slippers along with a dishwasher and coffee/tea makers for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

A buffet breakfast is offered at the bar. A variety of dishes are served in Baccanale al 59 and La Piccola Toscana, which are only 5 minutes’ walk away.

Services

Guests can rent bicycles, cars and limousines to discover the nearby sites.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid private parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   22.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Limousine service
  • Medical facilities service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Video games

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Spa center
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror
  • Bathroom telephone

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Data ports
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Via Rodi 29, Rome, Italy, 00195

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City Center
  • Rome
    2.3 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Roma San Pietro Station
    1.2 mi
  • Roma San Pietro Train Station
    1.2 mi
Underground stations
  • Ottaviano - San Pietro
    2000 ft
  • Ottaviano Metro Station
    2000 ft
Restaurants
  • Taverna Romana
    100 ft
  • Al Poetto
    100 ft
Beaches
  • Bagni Belvedere
    1.4 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    22

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Rooms and availability

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    Double Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
      Size: 220 sq. feet
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        Bed type: 1 Queen-size bed and 1 Sofa bed
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          Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
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          Private Junior Suite
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            How to reach hotel

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            Hotel Address:

            Via Rodi 29, Rome, Italy, 00195

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            City Center
            • Rome
              2.3 mi
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Roma San Pietro Station
              1.2 mi
            • Roma San Pietro Train Station
              1.2 mi
            Underground stations
            • Ottaviano - San Pietro
              2000 ft
            • Ottaviano Metro Station
              2000 ft
            Restaurants
            • Taverna Romana
              100 ft
            • Al Poetto
              100 ft
            Beaches
            • Bagni Belvedere
              1.4 mi
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2012
            • Number of floors:
              4
            • Number of rooms:
              22

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            What's nearby

            Tourist attractions

            • Saint Peter's Cathedral - 3700 ft

            Places of interest

            • Italy With Us - 2000 ft
            • St. Peter's Basilica - 3700 ft
            • Campo Santo Teutonico - 4000 ft

            Shopping areas

            • Via Cola di Rienzo - 3700 ft

            Monuments and Landmarks

            • Piazza del Risorgimento - 2300 ft
            • The Vatican - 3700 ft

            Historical sites

            • Sistine Chapel - 2000 ft

            Museums

            Underground stations

            • Ottaviano - San Pietro - 1700 ft
            • Ottaviano Metro Station - 1700 ft
            • Cipro - Musei Vaticani - 2000 ft
            • Cipro Metro Station - 2700 ft
            • Lepanto Metro Station - 3300 ft
            • Lepanto - 3300 ft

            Local attractions

            • Tiber River - 1.0 mi
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            • Palazzo di Giustizia - 1.0 mi
              Piazza Cavour, Rome
            • Pantheon - 1.5 mi
              Piazza della Rotonda, Rome
            • Ponte Sant'Angelo - 1.0 mi
              Lungotevere Castello 50, Rome
            • Museo Hendrik Christian Andersen - 1.0 mi
              Via Pasquale Stanislao Mancini, 20, Rome

            Near the hotel

            • VIGAMUS - The Video Game Museum of Rome - 2400 ft
              Sabotino 4, Rome
            • St. Peter's Basillica - 4400 ft
              Vatican City, Rome

            Restaurants nearby

            • Taverna Romana - 100 ft

              Address: Via Rodi, 16
              Phone: 06 39743393

              72% likes this, based on 124 reviews

            • Antico Falcone - 300 ft

              Address: Via Trionfale, 60
              Phone: +39 6 3974 3385

              Cuisine: Italian

            • Taverna Vegetariana - 400 ft

              Address: Via Trionfale, 94
              Phone: 0639742975

              51% likes this, based on 142 reviews
              Cuisine: Vegetarian
              Price Range: USD 16 - USD 89

            • Al Poetto - 100 ft

              Address: Via Rodi, 40
              Phone: +39 (0)6 39727287

              70% likes this, based on 76 reviews

            • La Piccola Toscana - 300 ft

              Address: Via della Giuliana 67/69
              Phone: 0639742982

              75% likes this, based on 65 reviews

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2012
            • Number of floors:
              4
            • Number of rooms:
              22

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            Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound

            Average guest rating

            8.0out of 10
            Fabulous
            Based on 141 reviews

            Guest reviews

            • Family with children
              7.0

              It was very casual and easy going. Staff was helpful and friendly.

              Room appeared to be larger on website than in person.

            • Single
              6.2

              Size of room and Patio where breakfast is served

              Location, reception

            • Couple
              8.2

              Lovely room, very friendly staff. Breakfast was very good.Good location for Vatican City. Close to Metro stop. I would stay here again.

              Vocal speaker in our room didn't work so when we listened to cds we could only hear instrumentals and not vocals, very disappointing as the main selling point is the music theme. Room was right beside lift,so extremely noisy.

            • Older travelers
              9.2

              Location! Location! Location!

              Breakfast could be chaotic-needs effiency measures!

            • Couple
              9.6

              Firstly, wonderful service. We were pickpocketed on our way to the hotel and the staff were very helpful in assisting us with contactinng credit card companies etc. The room was very clean, modern and comfortable. The breakfast was amazing. Truly great value for money at this hotel oh and we were concerned that the music theme of the hotel would be a bit wierd, but that was not the case at all, it was actually very subtle. Will definitely recommend this place to friends.

              When using the shower in room 901 water water leaked all across the bathroom floor but this was only a minor issue.

            • Older travelers
              8.2

              Clean modern hotel, lovely decoration and the staff very helpful. Nice large warm bedroom and loved the boss sound system and glitter ball in the bathroom.

              Bed mattress far to hard not comforable at all. Breakfast okay some days very little left of meats, cheese etc and the Coffee and Tea terrible taste. Would have liked to be able to get a Hot drink as we came in winter months a tray/kettle in the room would have been nice.

            • Group of friends
              9.2

              1.spotless rooms 2.very helpful english speaking staff 3. lovely breakfast. 4.near bus terminal so very good for travel

            • Family with children
              4.6

              The front desk staff was very friendly and helpful!

              The bathtub is pretty odd, water went to the floor when we were showering. The light in the bathroom ia extremely bright and it makes us very uncomfortable.

            • Couple
              7.8

              Nice concept-design trying to differentiate hotel, friendly staff.

              Not very close to center but 10 minutes walking from a metro station. Not a real problem for us.

            • Couple
              6.2

              The hotel was very clean and the idea of a 'music' hotel was fun. The staff were lovely and very helpful

              The rooms were extremely noisy. This wasn't due to the noise outside but the noise inside with kids waking up at seven in the morning on a Sunday for example. The location isn't ideal.

            • Family with children
              9.2

              After a long day of walking around Rome the 10 minute walk from the metro seemed longer, although the bus stop close to the hotel can reduce this.

            • Family with children
              8.2

              It was clean, particularly in the toilet. A top hi-fi was put into the room. Sky Sports channls allowed me to catch up with World Cup Football & news (in English, of course). The surrounding was present, and I was spoilt for choice with good restaurants. The hotel owner was keen o Jazz and even throw a mini-Jazz concert on Satuday night. Most staff spoke good English and were very helpful.

              Service at Breakfast seemed a little inadequate, as only one lady served breakfast, while doing the washing up at the same time. On my first morning there, I had to wait several minute to get a bowl for my cereal and coffee.

            • Older travelers
              7.8

              - clean and quiet room (top (4rth) flloor ); friendly people; good beds

            • Family with children
              9.6

              We very much enjoyed our stay at the hotel and the breakfast was fantastic. The disco ball in the bathroom and the jetted tub were very fun.

            • Family with children
              9.2

              24 hour service at front desk even though a small hotel - staff courteous and tried to help in every way. Good breakfast. Innovative design of hotel and rooms. Let us store luggage on day of check out. Quiet and comfortable sleeping.

              Not in the centre of the city, but was still walking distance to everything.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound - Rome Rome location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            Via Rodi 29, Rome, Italy, 00195

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Rome
              2.3 mi
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Roma San Pietro Station
              1.2 mi
            • Roma San Pietro Train Station
              1.2 mi
            Underground stations
            • Ottaviano - San Pietro
              2000 ft
            • Ottaviano Metro Station
              2000 ft
            Restaurants
            • Taverna Romana
              100 ft
            • Al Poetto
              100 ft
            Beaches
            • Bagni Belvedere
              1.4 mi
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2012
            • Number of floors:
              4
            • Number of rooms:
              22

            Hotel Awards

            ItalianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedRomeHotel Franklin Feel The Sound

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Family Hotels in Italy

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