I booked this hotel as I was going to be in Rome just for one night -- I flew in from Sicily and then was flying out to the US the next morning. Based on the map of the hotel's location - I was under the impression that it was near the hotel. It wasn't. It was a 45 minute taxi ride both ways - costing 48-58 Euro each way. The hotel is perfectly fine -- a standard hotel. I found that the overnight front desk agent was not pleasant -- it felt as if I was inconveniencing him by wanting to check in/ask questions, but the next morning, the front desk agent was extremely nice and helpful. Overall, nice hotel.
This was our last stop on our 3 week honeymoon and arrived mid morning (hours before check in) and the staff quickly had our room cleaned and ready for us. We were able to relax in a quiet atmosphere after 3 busy weeks. It is close to the beach and wish we had the opportunity to explore a little more.
After a long and very hot day the Pool was refreshing.
traveling by train, plan or find bus schedule ahead of time to avoid walking. It is easing to find bus stop.
they offer transportation to the airport, vehicule are comfortable.
for the diner the pasta and pizza are good.
We were looking for a hotel close to the airport for a wrap-up to our trip to Rome. This is a great hotel at a very reasonable price. We had two rooms, both ocean view. One had a balcony. The rooms were larger than expected and the ocean view was fantastic. The hotel is located on the strip, right across from the beach areas. They have an agreement with the private beach across the street and you get reduced fees for umbrellas and chairs. The hotel will provide you with beach towels. We were on the beach for two days. The restaurants in the area are OK, what you'd expect in a beach area, but we found one on a quite street a few blocks off the central area called il Tino, really nice. The staff was friendly and accommodating.
Traveller from suburban Chicago
La Scaletta Hotel boasts a central position in Ostia Lido, on the Roman coastline, Central Italy , right on the promenade …More
I chose this hotel for its closeness to Fiumiicino Airport in Rome. The room was clean and comfortable. Not large, but adequate for a few day stay. The front desk person was amazingly helpful and pleasant. The housekeeping staff was great in changing the king bed to two twins. They provided secure parking without extra charge. They offered free WiFi. Restaurants were nearby as was the beach.
I appreciate clean and comfortable and don't need a four or five star rating. La Riva satisfied my requirements. The hotel provided a tasty and adequate breakfast. I would definitely stay there again if I ever considered a return trip to Rome.
I doubt that I will ever return to Rome. It was unbelievably crowded, expensive and unpleasant. If one enjoys spending untold hours with 5000 of your closest friends, Rome is the place to go. If not, there are many other places to visit.
I lived in Europe for six years and traveled most of the continent. La Riva was a very pleasant stay in comparison to many others over the years.
Traveller from Port Saint Lucie, FL
La Riva Hotel in Ostia, Rome faces the promenade of Ostia Lido di Roma, in a remarkable seafront location near the Park of …More
You have 3 star hotels that are a disaster and others that should be 4 star.
This is neither but it is:
Opposite the sea
Nice helpful staff
I would stay there again (and I'm fussy)
The Hotel Bellavista is situated on the sea front and is surrounded by a magnificent garden. Restaurant service is …More
Lying 31 kilometres southwest of Rome, Lido di Ostia this is Rome’s seafront. Most of the busy beach is privatised, so there is a surcharge for use and loungers and parasols. The jewel of the area is nearby Ostia Antica. The architectural site gives a fascinating insight into the everyday life of sailors, merchants and slaves dating to the fourth century B.C. It later became Ancient Rome’s port for 600 years.
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