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Grand Hotel Elite

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Aurelio Saffi 36, 40131 Bologna, Italy
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Ranked #46 of 105 Hotels in Bologna
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Before even stepping inside this hotel you do get a sense of going back in the 80's this is because the whole décor is dated and in need of some tlc. If you are on a business trip make sure your shirts are ironed or go to a laundry ( there are a couple not too far away) as there... More

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked family holiday at this hotel in october 2013 with my family. This was the worst experience we ever had! We initially contacted the reception to confirm our booking and was surprised to receive the following RUDE reply: ""You already have a booking confirmation number! In addition, Booking.com has already sent you an email confirmation of your booking! Of... More

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London
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel is walking distance from city center and outside the ZTL. The hotel is your typical hotel of good standard with good A/C, bathroom and lobby. The 2 adult & 2 children bedroom we were given was well designed with 2 separate sleeping areas. Bedroom was nicely decorated with dark wooden panels. Parking is available with very friendly staff. Breakfast... More

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Calcinaia, Italy
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went in this hotel with my friends because we had a competition in Bologna. We were lucky because we found an online offer and we took advantage of it. The hotel was majestic, the room where we slept was very nice, big and clean and the staff very friendly. As regard the prices I think they are not very... More

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Finland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in Bologna for two nights and we chose Grand Hotel Elite because it had a good reputation in the net and the price was right. Just like people have written, this is a hotel that has seen it's glory days. Couple decades ago Elite was probably the poshiest thing in Bologna. If you still want a piece of... More

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Rijeka, Croatia
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173 reviews 173 reviews
47 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The hotel is old and used but very well managed and clean. Bravo for the people who clean rooms and other facilities. Hotel is seriouslly 20 minutes wlak from the centre and is well located for trips with car from Bologna. It offers a garagewhic will need to be paid but hey what is for free these days. People at... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Old style hotel, a bit far away from the center but can reach by bus. However; the room was quite big. The breakfast was extra so we rather took it outside at another place. The hotel is very clean and the staff is friendly.

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Warsaw, Poland
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42 reviews 42 reviews
29 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

There is nothing to write exciting about this hotel. Proper accomodation with a little old style. But for people visiting Bologna it is a relly good choice. Proximity to bus stop. Ample family room. You can submerged in Bologna history and come back late night by bus. Very convenient.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

A little out-dated yes, but why not look upon it as old-school glamour? There are tassels on the room keys, that deserves points. I stayed in the Grand Hotel Elite for 7 nights and had no complaints. The room was cleaned daily and a fair size for two with a little sofa and plenty of storage. The walk into town... More

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Oslo, Norway
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We arrived and went to check in, where we were met by a fairly old man behind the desk. He could barely speak English, but we managed to work out that he wanted us to pay upon arrival. I haven't stayed in many hotels, but thought this seemed odd? We were 3 people staying for a week and were given... More

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Address: Via Aurelio Saffi 36, 40131 Bologna, Italy
Location: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Grand Hotel Elite 4*
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