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Al Cappello Rosso

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Via de'Fusari 9 | Piazza Maggiore, 40123 Bologna, Italy
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Ranked #12 of 105 Hotels in Bologna
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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54 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We choose to stay in one of their apartments which is in a separate building (shopping center below) adjacent to their Hotel. It was very convenient because you were able to register with the Hotel & a staff member was delegated to travel with us to the apartment (some distance in the car because of one way streets), assist with... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

First room we were shown only had sky lights, very hot and stuffy, aircon not good, below average bathroom in fact a large cell. Eventually shown to a more airy room with opening window. Very small, no room to swing a cat let alone open more than one case. Tiny bathroom with loo seat hanging off,v small combo bath shower... More

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Locandiera R, Front Office Manager at Al Cappello Rosso, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Wow! What a funny review. Just to try and show that you may have described something completely different from our hotel: The first room you were shown is a superior room: as a courtesy we thought a free upgrade would be a nice surprise at arrival. After 35 days the hotel opened back on 1st September after setting... More

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15 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hotel is two mins walk from Piazza Maggiore, close to restaurants and walking distance from central Bologna. Although we arrived at the hotel before check in time the room was ready for us. We were nicely welcomed by the receptionist and were given a city centre map. Bit disappointed with the room after reading about the themed rooms. Our... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although we arrived at the hotel well before check in time, the room was ready for us. We were nicely welcomed by the receptionist and were given a city centre map and a brief explanation of how to get to Stadio Dall Ara where we were attending a concert that same evening. The room was a bit disappointing as we... More

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Erie, Pennsylvania, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quaint hotel in a great location! We were able to walk to all the major attractions easily from this hotel. The rooms are a bit small but the bathrooms are nice. We had an interesting room that had character drawings of Orchestra Composers by a famous musician and artist. It was really different and unusual. The hotel is a bit... More

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Newport, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We decided to spend two days in Bologna at the end of our trip but had no great expectations - so we were enormously surprised and pleased with the city - no crowds, amazing restaurants, unique shopping (more than the usual international chain stores), interesting historical sights. What made our time especially wonderful was this hotel. Al Capello Rossi is... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

What a delightful hotel! Each room a unique little jewel - we were in the BILBOLBUL room - clean neat & comfortable. The hotel is just a quick walk to the Piazza Maggiore. The staff was incredibly helpful (big shout out to Yarno). Their restaurant is small but packs a terrific breakfast (heard from other guests that dinner there was... More

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Boston, Mass
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17 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This staff handled everything from room change to umbrellas to wheelchair for my elderly father with care. Great location steps from piazza maggiore. Not for people looking for nice lobby and front desk. This is slightly awkward space with odd contemporary furnishings.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

Very central, convenient location, everything you'd need within easy walking distance. My "room" turned out to be a whole apartment, larger than my California home! Large bedroom, bathroom, full kitchen, 2 dining spaces, large living room. Pay the extra 10 euros for lovely hot breakfast buffet in hotel cafe! Staff extremely helpful & multilingual. Hotel was closing for week of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We found The Al Cappello Rosso whilst searching for a hotel in Bologna, for our Honeymoon. Not knowing anything about Bologna beyond the Tourist information, we chose the hotel based on it's vicinity to the main square (Piazza Maggiore) and the themed bedrooms/suites. When we arrived in Bololgna we immediately had 'lost' luggage issues. The staff at the hotel helped... More

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Additional Information about Al Cappello Rosso

Address: Via de'Fusari 9 | Piazza Maggiore, 40123 Bologna, Italy
Location: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Al Cappello Rosso 4.5*
Number of rooms: 33
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