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University Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Mentana, 7, 40126 Bologna, Italy
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Wakefield, West Yorks
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

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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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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30 reviews 30 reviews
22 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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43 reviews 43 reviews
16 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
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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Noida, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The best thing about the hotel is its location, particularly if you are visiting the University. All the places that you would want to visit in the city are within walkable distance from this hotel. The hotel and the rooms are a bit worn out and the bathroom is a bit cramped. Service was good and the staff are helpful.

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Fargo, North Dakota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Spent a weekend here. The shower was incredibly small. The bed was very firm. However the staff was friendly and helpful. The breakfast was good although the breakfast room was small making for some entertaining overheard conversations. Reasonable location not too far from the toweres and center of thw city. The university is nearby. Reasonably priced.

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Ramsey, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
11 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Located in a lovely part of Bologna. The hotel was clean, rooms are a good size, and the staff are very helpful. The hotel was recommended in one of my travel guides and it was spot on. There are some nice bars and restaurants nearby. The room was a decent size and overlooked the street. The staff were friendly and... More

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Stourport on Severn, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

I recently stayed at the hotel for two nights on a trip to see the exhibitions in the city with my daughter. I have to say the hotel was lovely, rooms and facilities were clean and homely, staff were extremely helpful and food was great. The hotel is ideally situated to explore on foot the whole of the city. We... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

Stayed there for one night. I woke up at 4am because of cold. The outside temperature was +3 but the heating was off. When I asked the lady at the front desk to help me with it she muttered in half-Italian-half-English that she couldn't help me and went away. The bedclothes had blood stains from the previous guests. The location... More

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alberto_deforte, Direttore at University Hotel, responded to this review

Usually, we don't comment the ratings because everyone is free to do the considerations he want (we not claim to please everyone) but we can not accept being told things completely false. The night receptionist has verified the effective malfunction of the heating at 04:00 in the morning. While not finding a cold temperature in the room (the guest is... More

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Address: Via Mentana, 7, 40126 Bologna, Italy
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Location: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — University Hotel 3*
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Situato nel cuore della cultura Bolognese, a due passi dalla più antica università del mondo, a fianco del teatro comunale e della pinacoteca nazionale, l'Hotel University è un vero e proprio salotto in città per chi cerca un ambiente elegante e la calda atmosfera che solo le piccole strutture sanno dare.A piedi ed in pochi minuti è possibile raggiungere tutti i punti più interessanti della città: le due Torri, le chiese di Santo Stefano e San Francesco, Piazza Maggiore con i suoi palazzi Medievali e la Basilica di San Petronio.Il quartiere ospita numerosi ristoranti osterie e trattorie tipiche. ... more   less 
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