Hotel Dei Mellini

Address: Via Muzio Clementi, 81, Rome, Lazio, 00193, Italy | 4 star hotel
 
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
 

How has this hotel rated in the past?

  What's this?
Discover trends in hotel experiences based on real traveler reviews and ratings. Mouse over circles to see what some travelers had to say.

Location

This 4 star hotel, located in the Prati area of Rome, is near Vino Roma, Altar of Peace (Ara Pacis), Palazzo di Giustizia (The Hall of Justice), and Via di Ripetta.
Map this hotel

Amenities

Photos of Hotel Dei Mellini

    View all photos
         

      Historical Traveler Reviews Hotel Dei Mellini Rome

      Great hotel;great city

      from

      This hotel was a big oart of a great trip to Rome. It is in a quiet area, yet a short walk to all the sights. Service from bellhops, to front desk, to room service was terrific. Great advise on restaurants;and the breakfast buffet was very good. We'd do this hotel again

      A memorable time

      from

      We had a superb time in Rome. The Hotel looked after us well. All the more so for one of our party had special needs and the Hotel excelled themselves in making every provision.

      No restaurant facilities other than for breakfast - which was more than adequate.

      I would say it is in the business side of the city - but easy walking soon got us into the centre.

      Excellent Hotel

      from

      We really enjoyed our four day stay in March 2004. Loved the relaxing atmosphere, the impeccable service, especially from the bar tender, and the extra little touches which made our stay there special. Our room on the top floor was spacious, spotless and very comfortable. Perfectly located on a quiet street within easy reach of the sights.

      Terrific hotel and service!

      from

      My family and I just returned from 8 glorious days in Rome where we stayed at the Dei Mellini. I can't say enough of our experience at the hotel. The rooms are beautiful, spacious( we had the deluxe double rooms) with well appointed modern bathrooms( great water pressure!).

      All the staff, from the porters, to the front desk to the breakfast room staff were excellent, happy to help and accomodate our requests.

      But among the staff one member excelled. It was their bartender( although he also serves as cook of a limited menu and waiter in the evenings), Fabio! The day we arrived in Rome my mother came down with an eye ailment that put her in bed with pain. When Fabio came with the room service, he took a personal interest in asking what the problem was and assisted us with the name and address of a clinic that specializes in opthalmology. He even called the clinic to make sure they were open and offered to drive us after his shift was over!

      Afterwards he was always so warm and caring , making sure to enquire how my mother was doing! He always steered us to the nicest wines we sampled in Italy and his service was always delivered with a smile.

      The location of the hotel is great: less than 10 mins. walking to Piazza de Spagna, Piazza Navona and 15-20 mins. walking to the Vatican.

      Because it is not on a main street you hear very little traffic( my room faced the front of the hotel). We got a very good rate( lower than in their website) by e-mailing directly the hotel.

      Perfect hotel to visit Rome

      from

      We stayed for several days at the end of August and are very happy that we chose this hotel. Staff were really nice, kind and attentive. Rooms are elegant and comfortable, bathroom very well equipped (a bit on the small side though). We stayed first for 2 nights and room was ok, then went away and came back for 4 more nights and then we were given a much larger room, really spacious and comfortable, with a king size bed.

      Breakfast buffet was very good. Also location is great, in a quiet (but safe - with the Carabinieri on the same street) area but within walking distance of the main sights - about 15-20 min. to Piazza di Spagna and Piazza Navona (also there is a bus stop very close to the hotel). I would definitely recommend this hotel, and would be quite happy to go back anytime.

      Incredible Service, Great Hotel

      from

      My wife and I stayed at this Hotel in July 2003, and I have to say that this was the most pleasant hotel experience I have ever had. Most hotels greet you by swiping your credit card and mindlessly asking "how was your stay?" while quickly checking you out. Hotel Dei Mellini enhanced our time in Rome with their high level of SERVICE.

      We were initially drawn to the hotel after reading online that Ridley Scott held casting for "Hannibal" at the hotel, but a little hesistant after reading one guest's problems with in-room theft. My wife found a great deal online, so we gave it a shot and we're glad we did.

      As I said, the service was fantastic. When we arrived, the ultra-polite desk clerk arranged for a tour of "Illuminated Rome" that picked us up right at the hotel. Later that night, when we asked at the small-but-elegant hotel bar if they had any food (since most restaurants in the area were closed due to the late hour) Fabio (the best bartender I've ever met) went into the kitchen and whipped us up a plate of some of the best food we had in our 2 weeks in Italy- a sampler of cheeses, breads, salads and pastas. The attention to detail was incredible; even a garden variety "Coke" served by this bartender was something special. A carefully presented frosted baloon glass with just the right amount of ice and a wedge of lemon for a COKE!?

      Increidble.

      The next day when the larger group we were travelling with joined us in Rome, we HAD to introduce them to Fabio. And he again treated the entire group to excellent service above and beyond what I'm accustomed to in the US.

      When it came time to leave, we asked the desk clerk "What's the best way to get to the Airport?" That's all it took- and she arranged for a Mercedes E Class to pick us up and deliver us to the airport without fear of getting "ripped off" or worse-lost in the process of taking a cab to the train station en route to the airport (what a mess).

      Believe me, we've never experienced service like this any time before or since at any hotel. Just last weekend at a 5 star hotel in New York City we experience just the opposite, which is what reminded me to write a positive review of this gem of a Hotel in Rome. Truly outstanding!

      Great Hotel/Staff

      from

      On our arrival, my partner was ill and required a hotel doctor.

      Unfortunately, he had to stay in bed for first 3 days. Hotel could not have been more helpful in rearranging our trip details, extending our stay at a special rate and helping in any way possible. We even decided to return back to Rome near the end for another couple of days with them. Very nice, quiet small hotel in a great location. Well recommended.

      Quiet, well placed hotel

      from

      Well placed hotel near the Vatican and within easy walking distance of the historic sights. Nice sized rooms and good bathrooms. Excellent bars and restaurants close by. Will definitely stay here again!

      Garment theft

      from

      Nice hotel in good area but someone on the staff who had access to our room stole my wife's designer black pants. The hotel manager claims to have spoken to the maid who said she never saw them. They were hung neatly over a chair to remain wrinkle free when we left the room. Basically they said we were lying and they took no responsibility whatsoever. Typical Italian behavior if you ask me.

      Four Star, Quiet and Centrally Located

      from

      The hotel is a six story building with 80 rooms and has a well earned four star rating. My wife and I stayed in one of their 11 suites for 6 nights in Sept., 2002. It was a “suite” by European standards which means it had a small bedroom with 2 twin beds and TV as well as a sitting room with a small couch, TV, and table with 4 chairs. It also had one full bathroom with tub and shower and a second half bathroom. The hotel has no view rooms since it is located in a residential neighborhood and our room windows opened onto a small inner courtyard. The plus side of such a location is no street noise and indeed, the rooms are very quiet, something most 4 and 5 star hotels in Rome do not offer. Nice extras like robes, slippers, in-room minibar and room safe came with the suite. The hotel provides a very nice buffet breakfast each morning and a full bar is staffed and will deliver room service upon request. Hotel staff was all Italian yet fluent in English as well as being most accommodating and helpful. Fellow guests seemed to be Italian and European businessmen as well as a blend of upscale American tourists.

      But the real plus of this hotel was its location one block from the Tiber River and very close to everything we came to Rome to see. The hotel was a 20-minute walk to central Rome i.e. the Spanish Steps with elegant shops, great restaurants, the Pantheon and Piazzas galore. The Vatican was a 30-minute walk in the other direction. We felt completely safe walking back to our hotel late at night. (As a side note, don’t even think about renting a car and driving around Rome. Cabs are plentiful and cheap.)

      Our suite had a published high season rate of 480 Euro per night including breakfast for two, which by non-New York US standards would be considered very high for what we got. However, given the fact that a decent single room, 3 star accommodations in Rome during high season will run $250 per night, we felt the Hotel dei Mellini suite rates were appropriate. Which made the 300 Euro per night rate we were able to negotiate directly with the hotel via email for a 6-night stay all the more delightful.

      TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Dei Mellini Rome

      4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding
       

      Travel Blogs from Rome

      Rome

      A travel blog entry by rachel_spencer on Jan 20, 2015

      104 photos

      ... more crazy than how we get entertainment out of things like saw these days... We walked around and took lots of pictures and then headed out. Right next door was the Roman Forum and the Palatine hill. Entry to that was also included with our colosseum ticket so we went straight in again.

      That place was huge and you could probably spend a whole day just going around there if you wanted to. There was one area (Palatine hill) which used to be a huge palace type place ...

      Roman Holiday

      A travel blog entry by heinzdora on Sep 15, 2014

      57 photos

      ... with part of what looks like an arena structure near by. We take our pics then move on.

      We go in search of the white monumental structure that is the Monumento a Vittorio Emanuele II. Map in the back pocket, we try and wing it, enjoying the little side streets of Rome. We climb the steps up to the museum and take pics of the statues outside. Everything is so grand and seems so full of culture. Its hard to read descriptions of some of the statues as info overload soon hits so ...

      Vatican City

      A travel blog entry by kata.geoff on Jun 25, 2014

      8 photos

      Today we got up early and started our day, with a bit of rain. We headed for the public transportation again and set off for Vatican City. We were happy to see that the line to get into the city was surprisingly short and we were able to get in in ten minutes. Once we were inside it was amazing to see all of the architecture. The attention to detail is amazing, all of the stone, marble, and granite are so beautiful and we couldn't believe how they ...

      Arrivaderci Roma!

      A travel blog entry by kyajade on Nov 19, 2013

      16 photos

      ... out again, and found heaps and heaps of guys hanging around with the same umbrellas and ponchos for sale. As we moved through them we started bargaining and ended up getting one of the good umbrellas for half price, only €5! Score! So with our fancy new umbrella/pimp stick we headed into the train station to have a look at some of the shops there. After looking around for a while, Darren ended up buying a hoodie that was on sale, and we chatted ...

      Rome, Italy

      A travel blog entry by justin_parker on Sep 28, 2013

      1 comment, 8 photos

      ... many places and saw some churches with incredible works of art and painted ceilings by well known artists such as Michelangelo and Bernini, an 1800 year old pillar, and the Trevi Fountain. However, the most impressive monument for me was the Pantheon. Architects still are puzzled how the structure supports its dome, which is one solid piece with no joins - the largest of its type. The width and height of the Pantheon are exactly the same measure and represent the sphere ...