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Royal Hotel Carlton

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Montebello 8, 40121 Bologna, Italy
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Ranked #29 of 105 hotels in Bologna
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Sydney, Australia
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75 reviews 75 reviews
37 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed just one Friday night here. Parking is available under the hotel which is a bonus if travelling by car. Is a little awkward to reach the parking as there is a one way street in the way. Best to pull into the hotel driveway and they will assist. The hotel is not new but the room fit out is... More

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Sunny Isles Beach, Florida
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59 reviews 59 reviews
22 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only stay here if you dislike air condition. I am staying here for a convention and they are charging $540 a night for this OUTDATED hotel, no a/c at night and charge extra for wifi. Front desk looked at me like I was from Mars when asking him why there is no A/C. telling me this time of year they... More

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Stavanger
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a group of ten people who stayed for 3 nights. The rooms where spacious, clean and nice (the Italian dubbing of all tv channels one can not blame the hotel). The barthroom as well. The service where good, the breakfast was good. I would definately recommend it.

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Dallas, Texas, United States
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64 reviews 64 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm very picky about giving out 5 star ratings. This is a very nice hotel but does not compare to some of the 5 star hotels I have stayed in. It is centrally located, very clean, with adequately sized rooms and a very friendly staff. I would definitely stay here again when I come back to Bologna.

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Norway
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43 reviews 43 reviews
17 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is centrally located in Bologna very close to main street which leads to Piazza Maggiore. We booked a transferservice to this hotel from the airport and it worked out perfectly well. This hotel is quite big and beautifully decorated. It was very clean and has a high 4 star standard. The service was great and the staff were... More

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nyc
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14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here while I was attending the Children's Book Fair in Bologna. This is a very good business hotel--rooms are large and comfortable. Nice sized bathroom----hair dryer is a joke but that is not unusual for European hotels. Breakfast was included and was fine. Occasionally it took a little while to get a cab, but no more than 10... More

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a previous reviewer said the main selling point of this hotel is its location: minutes from both the centre of the city and the train station. The rooms are very comfortable and the standard of house keeping very good but the front desk staff (particularly the older males) were singularly unhelpful and appeared to have missed the 'be smile... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Within walking distance (20 mins) of the Piazza Maggiore in Bologna and about 10 minutes by taxi from the central train station. Located on a quiet street. Good breakfast. Visited in early March and the hotel was not crowded.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Very comfortable and efficient hotel near the center of Bologna. The architecture is a little dull considering the amazing buildings nearby but you get comfort, cleanliness and easy access to the center of the city. The food in the restaurants was dull so it is better to eat out. Didn't have time to try the SPA but is seems to... More

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batemans
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5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

No doubt about it the rooms are great. We stayed four nights in a junior suite and luxed it. Only major problem was rampant heating system which was unresponsive to dial change. If we couldn't have opened the balcony door, we would have poached at night. The soft carpeting throughout hotel lobby and big armchairs is great old world. Breakfast... More

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Additional Information about Royal Hotel Carlton

Also Known As:
Royal Hotel Bologna
Address: Via Montebello 8, 40121 Bologna, Italy
Location: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style:
#14 Family Hotel in Bologna
#16 Luxury Hotel in Bologna
#17 Business Hotel in Bologna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Royal Hotel Carlton 4*
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