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Royal Hotel Carlton

4.0 of 5 Via Montebello 8, 40121 Bologna, Italy
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A few months ago, me and my wife decided to visit Bologna. We tried hard to find out a good hotel to stay. So, we booked a room at Royal Hotel Carlton. From the pictures and reviews on the website, the hotel look good. But when we arrived at the hotel, we were nicely surprised. Royal Hotel Carlton, Bologna it's... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent 1 night in this hotel. Service was good, the room clean and of good size as well as the bathroom. Breakfast buffet was delicious (specially the chocolate cake). I am just not a big fan of the décoration. If you like "kitsch", then it's for you!

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Royal Carlton might look a bit old fashioned and overloaded inside despite its modern facade and surroundings but...I found here Excellent service and helpful staff, room was huge although of standard category, bathroom small but well equipped all really clean as well as public areas. Breakfast was excellent and location just perfect for leisure and business, walking distance to major... More 

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Jersey, Channel Islands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel and room were superb, however the restaurant was just not for me... Too plush and a menu that will satisfy some and not others. I can't complain about it; staff were superb and location is fantastic. Only 10 minutes walk from old town and five from railway station, which is how I arrived. Recommended, but next time I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

I've spent a night for business reason. I got a tidy and clean room with a double bed, it was not very large but ok for a single. Room was good with the exception of a small problem in the shower. Breakfast was very good. Lobby is large with convenient meeting rooms we used during our stay. Service is excellent.... More 

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

This hotel is probably one of the most beautiful hotels that we have ever stayed at during our travels. This place is so beautiful, it could pass off as a museum to visit. Absolutely gorgeous properties with a lobby that just makes you feel so special. The staff were extremely professional and very helpful with any and all of our... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

When you walk in the lobby looks like a throwback 1980's traditional hotel with loads of velvet & chandeliers ….but it's great! Staff are unbelievably personable, friendly, will do anything for you and KNOW the city. The concierge, Mr. Dondi, knows his stuff. He is the Classic Italian Man at the front desk who will take care of you in... More 

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london uk
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63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Chandeliers, green floral carpet, gilt framed pictures, marble, wood.....its a bit like entering a 4 star Las Vegas Hotel!....that said there is nothing to complain about this hotel. We were there just for a 2 night weekend break. 20 Euros by taxi from the airport and back - (make sure you allow plenty of time for your return getting through... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

Business trip for one night - as it was Sunday there were very few booked in that night. Staff courteous, fifth floor room was very well appointed, breakfast was excellent and wide choice available - would definitely return

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

Enjoyed two stays here during September. It's a very elegant hotel, beautiful and very grand reception area, huge chandeliers, and a warm welcome at reception from staff who all speak perfect English. Room was spotlessly clean, a good size, but no kettle, or tea/ coffee making facilities were provided which was a first for me in many years of worldwide... More 

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Address: Via Montebello 8, 40121 Bologna, Italy
Location: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Royal Hotel Carlton 4*
Number of rooms: 244
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Also Known As:
Royal Hotel Bologna
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Bologna
#11 Business Hotel in Bologna
#13 Luxury Hotel in Bologna
#27 Family Hotel in Bologna
#28 Romantic Hotel in Bologna

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