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B&B Bologna Old Town

Via Alfonso Rubbiani n. 2, 40124 Bologna, Italy (Santo Stefano)
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Ranked #42 of 199 Bologna B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014
diableamoureux Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

I stayed here for one night in April. I have to admit that it's not the easiest of places to find as there are lots of small streets in the neighbourhood- I ended up getting lost and taking a taxi there. You do find your bearings eventually though, and it's actually very close to the city centre. When I got... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

We stayed for 2 nights during Winter. I will say the room was rather cold for this thin blooded denizen. The breakfast was standard. The location was great. Close to the center and easy walks to see Bologna sights. Affordable, large room. Baths are shared between 5 rooms, which was not bad.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights. The rooms ate very big and spacious with huge beds. The room was a little hot though with just a pedestal fan. You have to share a bathroom as well but there are 2 so that's OK. You get an included breakfast which was quite nice. Its a few floors up and you can... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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29 reviews 29 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

First and foremost, Andrea is a super cool, chilled guy and very accommodating. He gave us clear directions to get to his B&B from the train station (number 30 bus, 7 stops) and made sure we were greeted by his colleague, Andrea (number 2!), who was also very efficient. We stayed here for two nights and found it to be... More

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Limerick, Ireland
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51 reviews 51 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

As a transit place, this b&b was great. It was hard to find it at night with taxi, but I finally did. The owner was expecting me so I felt safe. A few rooms occupied the entire floor. The room was by most standards a king size room. High ceilings and windows gave it a character. It was clean and... More

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White Rock, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

We stayed for one night but it was very good experience. Room was big and clean, shared bathrooms very clean, Andrea has prepared breakfast for us and we had a chat about Italy, etc. Location is within walking distance to major attractions, one of them is La Sorbetteria Castiglione, they serve great ice cream!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013 via mobile

the B&B is contained within one apartment on the second floor of a building, so finding it was slightly tricky. The room was spacious and light, and you get a comfy bed and a TV, which is always good. The staff gave us a map with lots of things to do in Bologna, which is a lovely city- I wouldn't... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

This was our third stop on our inter rail backpacking trip round Italy, and was very reasonably priced compared to lots of places round Italy. Fairly good location, close to restaurants shops etc, quite a long walk to the station. The bed was comfy, the room was clean, the owners really nice and very welcoming. Breakfast was a bit weird... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2012

We stayed twice at Bologna Old Town B&B - at the start and end of a trip to Italy. The B&B had everything we needed - large, bright bedroom, a clean bathroom and very friendly and accommodating staff. The only aspect that might put people off is the shared bathrooms. For us this was not an issue: the bathrooms were... More

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Kraków, Poland
18 reviews 18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2012

Bologna Old Town B&B is situated on the 2nd floor of an old but stylish building. We had a spacious room with a nice balcony, overviewing a quiet street, other building and some trees. In the room there was a big, comfortable bed, two little bedside tables, big wardrobe, tv, fan. Just as on the photos :) There are 2... More

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Address: Via Alfonso Rubbiani n. 2, 40124 Bologna, Italy
Location: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna > Santo Stefano
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"Bologna Old Town" is a Guest House B&B behind the ancient and amazing San Domenico's church. Just few minuts by walking from Piazza Maggiore and Two Towers of Bologna. "Bologna Old Town" is the right place for a confortable and cheap accomodation in Bologna. The “guest house” is also few minuts by walking from the University zone, and close to the Rizzoli and sant'Orsola Malpighi Hospitals. Fair-exhibition district is within easy reach by bus or private car. ... more   less 
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