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Via Santa Croce 5, 40023 Castel Guelfo di Bologna, Italy
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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92 reviews 92 reviews
46 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

We spent one week at Locanda Solarola during our Easter holiday. We wanted to be able to reach Florence, Toscana little villages, Venice, Pisa which was possible but we spent quite a lot of time in the car. The location is close to the narrow access street (double sense but space enough only for one car, with some spaces in... More

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Dear Oana, thank you for your useful feedback. Your opinion is very important for us, so that we can learn what our guests have enjoyed more during their stay, and what we should improve, in order to offer a better service. Regarding the WI-FI network, we'd like to inform you that we recently implemented the system, so the WI-FI connection... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2009

We stayed here for two nights in the end of August. The temperature was 36C or 97F. When we arrived we were told that the Air Conditioning was broken and they had no idea when it would be repaired. We never did see anyone trying to repair it and heard the front desk telling new guests to expect the A/C... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2006

We spent one night at the Locanda Solarola before travelling on in Italy. It's a perfect stopover if you have a flight arriving early evening to Bologna, although outside the city, it took less than 30 minutes to make the trip out to Castel Guelfo. We had booked for dinner and ordered the tasting menu, accompanied by a complimentary glass... More

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32 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2005

Locanda Solarola is a beautifully appointed Inn with a first-rate restaurant. Each room, public or private, has been lovingly designed to provide comfort and eye-appeal and the surrounding grounds support your sense of being in a gracious and welcoming home. We had one of our best and most innovative meals in the little hotel's restaurant and found the staff and... More

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Address: Via Santa Croce 5, 40023 Castel Guelfo di Bologna, Italy
Location: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Castel Guelfo di Bologna
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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We have the pleasure to welcome you to Locanda Solarola, a beautiful country house surrounded by nature, transformed into a cozy Hotel & Restaurant, as well as an ideal location to celebrate your events.Locanda Solarola is located in Castel Guelfo, a few kilometres far from the highway exit of Castel San Pietro Terme, but at the same time sufficiently far from the city chaos.Locanda Solarola welcomes you in large living rooms and typical bedrooms; anywhere you can fell the atmosphere of the aristocratic country houses of the early twentieth century. The 'Locanda' is surrounded by a fabulous park with swimming pool.Our renowned restaurant will satisfy any need, thanks to the elegance of its surroundings, where guests can enjoy traditional dishes wisely revisited by our Chef. ... more   less 
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