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Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound

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Dunboyne, Ireland
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Reviewed 9 September 2015

We booked this hotel through a flights and hotel combo website, but everything was fine, which we were somewhat worried about. We arrived late, due to our flight, but there was someone on reception even then which was great (we discovered that at no matter what time there would be someone there). The hotel is slightly out of the main... More 

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Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

I booked this myself for 4 nights and as the time drew close to our stay I had doubts due to some reviews I'd read. Whilst we were a approx. 10 min walk from the main parts of Rome we found it a lovely location as it was quiet and just far enough off the busy thoroughfare without being too... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 20 July 2015

I wasn't very pleased with our stay. We were there for 2 nights to visit the sights of Rome. The hotel is located next to a auto repair shop on a sketchy street with absolutely no room to park. The staff is cold and unenthusiastic - which was the opposite of what we expected since the hotel name and concept... More 

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Province of Naples, Italy
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Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

This hotel is a nice size for a European mid-range hotel. We stayed for three nights in a double plus single. (Couple and our adult daughter). The theme is very well done and we were incredibly comfortable in this hotel. The beds are very firm. The rooms are simply appointed and the bathroom is a great size. Our favorite features... More 

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Thank mrsmagid
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Reviewed 30 June 2015

The hotel is good , located very close to Vatican City . Travelling to other attractions is also convenient . The hotel has a no. of room types that they offer . We booked two standard rooms for our 3 night stay . The hotel was kind enough to give us an upgrade on one of the standard , and... More 

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Wiesbaden, Germany
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Reviewed 23 June 2015

Nice hotel, walking distance to the Vatican. Love the feel the Sound theme. Thats okay I did not come to Rome to here music in my room. Though my CD player did not work too well, and the cable went out on day two which never came back. Very easy streets but parking is a problem if you decide to... More 

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Miami, Florida
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Reviewed 20 June 2015

This modern hotel is close to the Vatican and convenient if you are visiting that area of Rome. It's play on music is pretty cool with snare drums as nightstands and the disco ball in the bathroom! Highly recommended!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 June 2015

Many thanks to all at Best Western Rome Franklin Feel the sound on our 1st trip to Rome. Hotel is wee bit out of way (Taxi form Rome main train station approx 20 euros). However we took the nearest metro and this was no problem as only 5 minute walk and the hotel is in very good and busy area.... More 

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1 Thank Del885
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Reviewed 17 June 2015

This hotel is very nice. The price was a bargain for such a great place. The room was very clean and looked pretty. It was in a good location to the train and the Vatican Museum. There were many shops and restaurants nearby. They have lots of CD's to listen to music.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound is not just a hotel. It is the ideal place from which to visit the center of Rome in an intimate, family-friendly setting, just steps away from the elegant Prati quarter. If, like us, you are passionate about music, design and technology, come visit us at the Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound, a relaxing 3 star accommodation option in Rome where you can enjoy your trip to the rythm of your favourite music! Feel Our Sound and make it resound in one of our 22 rooms inspired in Pop, Rock, Blues, Jazz, and Soul music. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound

Address: Via Rodi 29, 00195 Rome, Italy (Formerly BEST WESTERN Hotel Franklin Feel the Sound)
Region: Italy > Lazio > Rome
Price Range: $117 - $223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Franklin Feel The Sound 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Franklin Hotel Rome
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#286 Romantic Hotel in Rome
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