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Paradise Hotel

#16 of 106 Hotels in Bologna
Certificate of Excellence
Vicolo Cattani 7, 40126 Bologna, Italy
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Ranked #16 of 106 Hotels in Bologna
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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72 reviews 72 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

This hotel was very reasonable priced for European standards (around 75 EUR) so one cannot expect a lot, but everything was definitely OK for the price. The rooms and bathroom were very small, even by European standards. Those with a lot of luggage may struggle to store it in the room! Breakfast was not great. That being said, the rooms... More 

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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This hotel is cheap and clean but the rooms are very small even by European standards. The bathrooms are especially tiny. Large people may have difficulty squeezing past the basin into the shower. Front office staff were friendly and helpful. Had some good suggestions for places to eat at. The breakfast was adequate but not expansive and not really what... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We stayed in an apartment at the Hotel Paradise in December. The apartment was large, very clean & modern, really couldn't fault it. Also had breakfast at the hotel; had a varied self-selection buffet which would offer something for everyone. The staff were friendly & helpful (plus they could speak good English!). The location was perfect, near everything but also... More 

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Bray on Thames, United Kingdom
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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

Wasnt sure about choice of hotel after reading a negative report and driving thru graffiti daubed narrow streets but still it was very reasonably priced. Could not have been more wrong. The welcome was enthusiastic and the room large (204). Large and comfortable bed and yes some quaint attempts at humour/nostalgia. Yes there was a bar opposite and I suppose... More 

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Leongatha
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Hotel Paradise is in a great spot close to the city centre. It is just a short walk to the main square where all the action is. From the central station it is also close to the hotel and an easy walk with luggage on smooth paths through the covered porticos. It is in the first street in your left... More 

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

This is a great small hotel. The rooms were clean, and large by Italian standards. The included breakfast is good, and everyone working the front desk was uniformly friendly and helpful. The location cannot be beat, as you are in a fairly quiet area but only less than 10 minutes from Piazza Maggiore. There are several excellent restaurants nearby, and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Stayed for 5 nights during the fair. I've got an apartment for 4 pax, managed by the hotel, just a few doors away from the hotel. Reasonably priced, considering its a peak period, good location, breakfast was great, beyond my expectation. Super helpful and friendly staff..throw them any question ... they will find solutions. Location is a bit chatter noises... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

I stay in this hotel whenever I visit Bologna. It is just a short walk from the main railway station and a very short distance from the city centre. In spite of its central location, it is amazingly quiet. The rooms are comfortable and clean, though sometimes (especially the bathrooms) a little cramped. The staff are friendly and cheerful and... More 

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Berlin
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18 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Pro: Location, friendly staff, Contra: Very small singular rooms withe miniature beds (some very dark too), old carpets with stains etc., good cappuccino but otherwise I didn't like the breakfast at all (e.g. on the second day there was not even fresh bread, cheese and ham were sweaty, sorry)

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16 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here when our son was studying in Bologna and found it to be basic, but very comfortable. The desk people were welcoming and friendly and the breakfasts were delicious. Conveniently located to the central area.

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