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Garisenda

Galleria del Leone, 1, 40125 Bologna, Italy (Santo Stefano)
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Ranked #39 of 105 Hotels in Bologna
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a simple hotel with shared bathrooms. Seven of us stayed there one night at the end of August we wanted something simple, central, cheap and if possible with character. This establishment met all of those criteria hands down. Situated at the third floor of a somewhat disaffected gallery its location is odd but it creates it's charm. The... More

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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We were only planning to spend one night but right after getting to the Albergo and having a little chat with the owner Laura, we decided that we really wanted to stay more, we didn't make any reservation and the staff was very helpfull trying to get a room for both night. The breakfast here is great and for me... More

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Waterford, Ireland
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

First off, a great location. A stone's throw from the famous Bologna Towers. Turn left outside the hotel and a two minute walk will lead you to Piazza Maggiore. The owner doesnt speak much english, but is friendly and helpful. We arrived very late at night from the airport and she was happy to make us tea which was served... More

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Westchester, NY
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38 reviews 38 reviews
10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We visit Bologna every six months and always stay at the Garisenda because it has a wonderful location, the best breakfast cappuccino, and sparkling clean rooms. The owners are knowledgeable and friendly. It is a safe location in the evening and a few steps from Tamburini (see www.Tamburini.com) and the busy street market and food shops in Via Clavature, Via... More

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Berkeley, California
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

This hotel is in an old galleria, looks like shops were on the downstairs beneath an atrium and skylight. Some of the rooms are now offices.It is a good price for the location which is easy from the railroad using public transit, and close to everything once you arrive and want to walk around. It is right beneath the two... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Lovely place! Accommodations were spot on with a lovely ensuite! The view to the right was of the two towers! Friendly (but not English speaking) people to assist with check -in and breakfast. I believe they also live onsite. We were able to communicate without too much trouble. Located in the center of Old Town - not near the train... More

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Westchester, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

We returned to Bologna for a lovely six night stay at the Garisenda. Our room was large and sparkling clean and the cost was a bargain. A morning cappuccino and a sweet roll in the breakfast room are the perfect way to start the day. We always feel very comfortable, welcome, and well-cared-for at the Garisenda. The location is so... More

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Hobart, Australia
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

We stayed at the Garisenda for three nights, the location is perfect for a stay in Bologna. The room was a good size and the bathroom adequate. Breakfast was basic, the coffee fantastic. My only problem was the room with its wonderful view of the two towers was noisy at night. Closing the window certainly cut out all the street... More

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Hobart, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Albergo Garisenda is so central to Bologna that the two towers in the centre are right outside your window (and the leaning one is leaning away form the hotel so no need to worry there). This is a small family run hotel on the third floor with a lift. The owners are only too happy to give you tips on... More

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Luneburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

I was really surprise as i entered the Garisenda. It is a beautiful, calm Boutique hotel in the city center of Bologna. For a really good price you get a nice and clean room, a breakfast and very good service from the owner. I made a round trip through italy and this spot was one of the best stays of... More

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Address: Galleria del Leone, 1, 40125 Bologna, Italy
Location: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna > Santo Stefano
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Number of rooms: 7
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