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The Yellow - Hostel, Rome

Via Palestro, 51, Rome, RM, 00185, Italy

Hostel with restaurant, near Via Nazionale
  • Free WiFi
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From 2,045 reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

  • I stayed here the night before, and due to separate reservation, I had to checkout and…Apr 12, 2019
  • The location was about 7 min from the train station. Not too crowded, but I felt safe…Apr 12, 2019

The Yellow - Hostel, Rome

from $119
  • Superior Room, Mixed Dorm, Ensuite (up to 6 people)
  • Basic Room, Mixed Dorm (up to 6 people)
  • Superior Room, Women only, Ensuite (Dorm up to 6 people)
  • Superior Room, Mixed Dorm, Ensuite (up to 4 people)
  • Superior Room, Women only, Ensuite (Dorm up to 4 people)
  • Standard Double Room, Ensuite
  • Superior Double Room, Ensuite
  • Standard Room, Mixed Dorm (up to 6 people)

What’s around The Yellow - Hostel, Rome


  • In Municipio I
  • Via Nazionale - 10 min walk
  • Teatro dell'Opera di Roma - 12 min walk
  • Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore - 16 min walk
  • Via Veneto - 17 min walk
  • Villa Borghese - 21 min walk
  • Borghese Gallery - 21 min walk
  • Bioparco di Roma - 27 min walk

Getting around

  • Rome (CIA-Ciampino) - 21 min drive
  • Rome Termini Station - 8 min walk
  • Rome Tiburtina Station - 4 min drive
  • Rome Tuscolana Station - 6 min drive
  • Castro Pretorio Station - 3 min walk
  • Repubblica - Opera House Station - 11 min walk
  • Laziali Station - 15 min walk

At a glance

Key facts


  • 70 rooms


  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
This property does not allow persons who are aged 45 years or older in dorms. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Nightclub
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Luggage storage
  • Garden

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
Freshen up
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Mamma Angela - This restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

The Yellow - Hostel, Rome’s small print

Also known as

  • Yellow Hostel Rome
  • Yellow Hostel
  • Yellow Rome


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

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3.50 per person, per night, up to 10 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 10 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Very Good 8.2 From 168 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
After 10 years, much better!
We stayed at The Yellow 10 years ago on our first trip to Rome and decided to visit again! The place is much bigger and with a great atmosphere for young people: bar, garden, scape room etc.
Anna Carolina, us1 night romance trip
Fair 4.0
Book at your own risk
Good service, good location, and spacious room. However, the elevator broke down a couple times, and my room was on the 5th level. The beds were very creaky and noisy. It required a lot of effort to pull out the locker underneath the bed. The shower water could be warmer during my winter stay. The guests were very inconsiderate and the noisiest ever, and I've stayed at some famously noisy places in the world.
us5 night trip
Good 6.0
Lot of things to offer. Dated couple room.
We stayed in a couple room. It was dated. Water was just Luke warm not hot. Sheets were clean. Elevator 1 star. Does not work half the time. Bar has a few good things to eat. I mean generic but good portions gets your day going in the Morning. Beer and drinks not particularly cheap. Worth staying if you get the place for 60 bucks usd. In year 2018. Scooter rental was expensive 50 EUR for the day. 10 extra for helmet. Works out fine when you don't have the time to shop around. Customer service at reception was proactive, courteous (the lady with the piercings especially and Nepal person) . They have weighing scale for packing bags. The hostels in the main building are probably renovated. 3+ people.
us1 night romance trip
Very Good 8.0
Good stay
It was good. Definitely a party hostel
Nicholas, us2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Awesome place to stay! Easy to make friends
I enjoyed my short visit at the Yellow greatly! I will be staying here next time I am in Rome! The staff are super friendly and helpful, the bunk beds were comfortable, you're provided with a nice clean towel, the showers are hot, you have a place to secure your bag (bring your own lock) a small lock box is provided, and they serve free pasta! There are many good places to eat nearby, and it is easy to get a cab to take you to the main attractions nearby! (about 10 euro to get to the Colosseum) location is close by the main train station as well. If you are a light sleeper bring headphones or ear plugs.
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The Yellow - Hostel, Rome

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