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University Hotel

Via Mentana, 7, 40126 Bologna, Italy
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is situated 1.3Km for the railway station and near the university. It is ideally situated for visiting the sights of Bologna. The staff were all very welcoming , our room was clean with air conditioning and everything working. The wallpaper border was peeling in places and if this matters to you go elsewhere but if not enjoy the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is near the city centre and the train/bus station. It's a little hotel with a few rooms. We had a clean room with enough space. The nights were less comfortable: the airco was broken and with open windows we suffered from noise of the cafés in the same street. The breakfast was simple but okay. The staff was... More 

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New York
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We were in Bologna for the anniversary of "strage di bologna" terrorism attacks of 1980. We walked the humid summer streets, encountering memorials, piazza grande concerts featuring original compositions, and visual projections on historic buildings. We found the hotel by recommendation of the tourism office near Piazza Grande. The hotel staff were kind, helpful. The hotel was quiet, clean, and... More 

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Northampton
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 via mobile

We were able to park nearby at not a huge expense, the hotel was nice enough, free wifi was good and staff were all friendly. The room was very big and perfectly nice considering how cheap it was although the shower wasn't great and the bathroom in general could do with a little work but it was what we needed... More 

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Novi Sad, Serbia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

The hotel is at a good place, rooms are nice and clean, breakfast is okay. Staff is extremely gentle and ready to help any time. They recomended us some nice places to eat some good local food. Place is worth of money!

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Wakefield, West Yorks
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42 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Booked as a 'bargain' option for one leg of a three cities tour of Italy this was by far the best quality. Great, safe location in the historic centre, good room, clean and comfortable, friendly staff. Only minus (which may be an issue for some) is that the staff have very limited English. Would highly recommend and would definitely stay... More 

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Southampton
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31 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Great location, and if all you want is a clean dry bed, then this will pass muster. The shower is rather poor but seeing as we paid under £60 for 3, we can't complain. Anyone who moans on here is clearly asking for too much, if they want a better standard then pay for it!

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

The hotel is supposedly a 3* but the hygiene and state of the rooms don't cut the mustard. Helpful guy on the desk just don't bother if you're looking for a romantic retreat. Also noisy with bar below room. Breakfast was ok staff were helpful and showed us how to work the coffee machine

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We needed a room for an overnight stay and this was ideal. All the basic amenities, clean and very helpful staff, within the University precinct, so quiet as it was during the break and parking was easy (€9 = 24 hrs). A good continental breakfast was included along with free wi fi.

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Wainwright, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My son and I booked a twin room and were given a room with three beds. Our room was clean and well set up. Our bathroom was new and clean with amenities and was quite large. Air conditioning worked well. Our beds were comfortable there were extra pillows and blankets. Breakfast was good, with lots of variety. Desk staff were... More 

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