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Metropolitan Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Dell'Orso 6, 40121 Bologna, Italy
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Ranked #6 of 105 hotels in Bologna
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

First impressions count and this Hotel has got that right. Fresh and clean lobby, and a very warm welcome from the reception staff. Breakfast was beautifully presented and the staff were also very polite. The room was spotless and modern. AC and shower worked perfectly. The location is so central; close to the Station, shops and Restaurants and landmarks. There... More

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Driebergen, The Netherlands
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were stranded with our car on the Autostrada near Modena on the 15th of August.. The Dutch ANWB (ACI) arranged for us a flight home the next day from Bologna. Our car would be transported to The Netherlands, since it was a national holiday and there were no rental cars available, and the garages closed. We called the hotel.... More

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Stavanger, Norway
17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed in Hotel Metropolitan for 1 night in triple room. Splendid location, 3 minutes from main square, shops, restaurants and bars. Room was lovely! It was clean, comfortable and quiet. Great value for money. Amazing breakfast! All staff very friendly and helpful. Receptionist gave us detailed information about local restaurants, sights and places to visit, also marked all on... More

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El cerrito
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I booked this hotel based on an article about Bologna in the NY Times and on reviews on Trip Advisor. My young adult daughter and I stayed a week in Bologna and found this hotel to be just what we needed. The hotel itself is very appealing, modern and minimalist in style. Staff was friendly, professional, very responsive to requests.... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We arrived at the Hotel after an early flight and were told our room had been flooded so they were going to upgrade us to one of their apartments around the corner. We did not mind at all. Roberto took us round to the apartment and it was lovely and clean and spacious. We had a problem with the air... More

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Vancouver, Canada
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Hotel was very easy to find by foot/close to Bologna Centrale train station; it was centrally located and close to restaurants (Il Moro), shopping and piazzas. Hotel caters to people looking for a spa like hotel, luxury or on a budget (Yes, luxury and budget). Didn't have much time in this little city, but when I come back I will... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a Gem of a hotel. Only 5 minutes walk from the old town & right in the centre of the shopping district. This hotel ticks all the right boxes. There are some lovely places to eat within easy walking distance. There is a little bar down from the hotel a great way to unwind in the evening. The staff... More

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New York City, New York
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was pleasantly surprised by the Hotel Metropolitan. Not only is the hotel in a great location, it is very clean and welcoming. The rooms were surprisingly large for a European hotel, especially given the great rate at which we got the room. The staff all spoke English and they were very both friendly and efficient. They helped us with... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ticks all the boxes for the ideal city break experience. Comfortable rooms. Excellent location. More than adequate breakfast offering. Special mention to Roberto, for a welcome which was as warm and genuinely friendly as anyone could wish to have; there are quite a few positive comments about him, and they are spot on, because he is a gentleman and a... More

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Sydney, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed for 3 nights and thoroughly enjoyed it. Very good location, close to the center and its numerous attractions. The room was clean, comfortable and quiet, and the bathroom was spacious. Great breakfast - lots of choice, everything high quality. All staff are very friendly and helpful. Special thanks to the older gentleman at the reception who gave me... More

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Address: Via Dell'Orso 6, 40121 Bologna, Italy
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Location: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Metropolitan Hotel 3*
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Simple, minimalist, inspired to Far East suggestions..Design Hotel in Bologna The Metropolitan Hotel has been completely renovated according to the news hospitality concepts.Modern comforts melt into an exclusive inner design combined to a long tradition of family of Hoteliers.The Metropolitan Hotel is perfectly located in the Medieval city centre of Bologna, in a walking area a few steps from Piazza Maggiore.Exotic flavours from Far East will seduce guests along the enchanting and relaxing atmosphere of the breakfast room to taste several Eastern teas an herbs infusions together with fragrant brioches and a creative selection of fresh fruits.Our Staff will be glad to suggest you the best Restaurants of the City, the most exclusive Shops and Outlet and to arrange your visit to the legendary cathedrals of motors: homeland to Ferrari, Ducati, Lamborghini and Maserati brands.And for those who want to stay in elegant apartments, maintaining the benefits and services of a hotel, are available to the new MET'S APARTMENTSParking at 100mt from the Hotel (price reserved for our customers). ... more   less 
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