Hotel Caravel

4.0 star property
Upscale hotel with restaurant, near Baths of Caracalla

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Hotel Caravel

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Daily buffet breakfast (EUR 8.00 per person)
Property entrance
Double Room, 1 Double Bed | Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, blackout curtains
Deep-soaking bathtub, rainfall showerhead, free toiletries, hair dryer

Overview of Hotel Caravel


Very good

Property highlights

  • Air conditioning
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Connecting rooms available
Via Cristoforo Colombo 124, Rome, RM, 147
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service
  • 24-hour business centre
  • Conference centre
  • Business centre
  • 3 meeting rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Computer station
  • Front desk safe
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

Room options

Double Room, 2 Single Beds

  • 18 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Single Beds

Double Room Single Use

  • 18 sq m
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Triple Room

  • 22 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed OR 3 Single Beds

Double Room, 1 Double Bed

  • 18 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Ostiense
  • Circus Maximus - 35 min walk
  • Colosseum - 41 min walk
  • Roman Forum - 43 min walk
  • Roman Jewish Ghetto - 7 min drive
  • Piazza Venezia - 7 min drive
  • Via del Corso - 7 min drive
  • Via Nazionale - 8 min drive
  • Campo de' Fiori - 8 min drive
  • Teatro dell'Opera di Roma - 8 min drive
  • Pantheon - 9 min drive

Getting around

  • Rome (FCO-Fiumicino - Leonardo da Vinci Intl.) - 22 min drive
  • Ciampino Airport (CIA) - 27 min drive
  • Rome Trastevere Station - 6 min drive
  • Rome Ostiense Station - 21 min walk
  • Rome Basilica S. Paolo Station - 28 min walk
  • Garbatella Station - 15 min walk
  • Piramide Station - 27 min walk
  • Piazzale Ostiense Tram Stop - 27 min walk


  • Ilios - 5 min drive
  • Botrini - 10 min walk
  • Pizza Luigi - 4 min drive
  • Eataly - 17 min walk
  • Casetta Rossa - 13 min walk

About this property

Hotel Caravel

Hotel Caravel puts you within a 10-minute drive of Colosseum and Pantheon. Guests looking for a bite to eat can visit the restaurant, and the bar/lounge is the perfect spot to grab a drink at the end of the day. This upmarket hotel is also within a short drive of Trevi Fountain and Circus Maximus. Public transportation is close by: Garbatella Station is only 15 minutes on foot.


English, Italian, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 118 rooms
  • Arranged over 9 floors


  • Check-in time from 2 PM until anytime
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Children (2 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms


  • No on-site parking
  • Off-site parking nearby (EUR 15 per day)

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (limited hours)

Travelling with children

  • Children stay for free (see details)

What to do

  • Shopping

Working away

  • 24-hour business centre
  • 3 meeting rooms
  • Computer station
  • Conference centre


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Hair salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff


  • 1 building/tower
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Television in common areas


  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • LCD television
  • Digital TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Dressing gowns
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Blackout curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Premium bedding
  • Free cot/infant bed

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Deep-soaking bath
  • Bath or shower
  • Rainfall shower heads
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Phone


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 7.50 per person, per night, up to 10 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 10 years of age.

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately EUR 8.00 per person

Children & extra beds

  • All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport


  • Parking is available nearby and costs EUR 15 per day

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guest room doors are sealed after cleaning.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast and through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business or profession.
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms. These are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.
Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 5000 owing to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information on the booking confirmation.

Also known as

Caravel Hotel
Caravel Rome
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Frequently asked questions

Does Hotel Caravel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Hotel Caravel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Hotel Caravel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Hotel Caravel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Hotel Caravel?
Sorry, there's no on-site parking at Hotel Caravel.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Hotel Caravel?
You can check in from 2 PM - anytime. Check-out time is 11 AM.
What is there to do at Hotel Caravel and nearby?
Recommended spots to visit include Baths of Caracalla (1 mi) and Catacombs of St. Callixtus (1.2 mi), along with Colosseum (2.1 mi) and Roman Forum (2.2 mi).
Are there restaurants at or near Hotel Caravel?
Yes, there's an on-site restaurant.
Does Hotel Caravel have rooms with private hot tubs?
Yes, each room has a deep-soaking bath.
What's the area around Hotel Caravel like?
Hotel Caravel is in Ostiense, a short 19-minute walk from Baths of Caracalla.



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10/10 Exceptional

Charming and convenient
Beautiful hotel in a great location. We flew into Rome before heading to Amalfi. This was a perfect first night on our honeymoon. The bed was firm and comfortable. The bathroom had a tub and soaking in it after walking 25k steps around Rome was heavenly. The breakfast bar offered was really nice. Although the stay was short, would not hesitate to book again. Thank you!
Ariana, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Yellowish, stained, chipped, and little smelly toilet seat totally did not go with the rest of the room which looked good and clean. It does cost more than 20 euros to replace it and people will not be grossed out to use the toilet. Front desk was nice. Would stay again but would hate to stay in the room with that toilet seat :)
3-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Clean hotel.
Medium size hotel. 15 min walk from Garbatella Metro stop, or 25 min from Piramide Metro stop. Nice area. Functional room. Rome is massively expensive after covid so be preoaref to dish out over a 100€ for..nothing much really.
2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

The property was exactly what we expected. Convenient and well located for a quick stop in Rome.
Pedro, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Fabio, 2-night business trip
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6/10 Good

Carsten, 2-night trip
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6/10 Good

This property is what we were looking for outside of the city limits and therefore much more inexpensive. It was what we needed as a stopover after our incoming flight. But it is very much removed from the core of Rome and bus tickets are hard to buy. We walked about 10 minutes to bus station to buy tickets and we’re able tour trastevere. Didn’t feel comfortable bussing back so took taxi. The room we were given at first was not what we booked perhaps because of difference between what Europe and Expedia classify as a child. But front desk was very good to find an appropriate room. Beds were comfortable. Great shower. But room had been smoked in and we are pretty sure we heard rats scurrying in the middle of the night 😕 It was fine for having somewhere to sleep for a night but would not have an extended stay here.
Amy, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Well placed for visiting attractions in central Rome. Great choice at breakfast. Helpful front desk staff.
Hilary, 3-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Big, clean and family friendly
Very clean, big room, neat from city center and tours activities
Hany, 3-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great room, very comfortable bed
Priscila, 2-night business trip
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