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BEST WESTERN Hotel San Donato

Via Zamboni 16, 40126 Bologna, Italy
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Nj
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27 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed for 4 nights. I am BW Diamond. I booked an economy room and was upgraded. I did not try the breakfast. The good: How could you not love the location? So wonderful to be near great restaurants, shops and the main square. Staff is great--very friendly and helpful. Was pleasantly surprised that the TV had CNBC and Bloomberg--A+ to... More 

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San Francisco, California
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Close to everything first time traveler to Bologna was not prepared for such a beautiful city. Hotel San Donato was a nice stay, front desk staff very helpful recommended some wonderful restaurants.Rooms good but walls thin sound transmit from next rooms but was a minor distraction. Breakfast was very good, robust not skimpy and Filipino staff were wonderful and for... More 

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Rome, Italy
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23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is well located, near the main attractions. The rooms are nice but the shower was very little in our room. Breakfast was good and the staff also very polite. There is a beautiful view of the city from the terrace! We were only disturbed by a phone call before 7 am... the receptionist told us by mistake that... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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124 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good location, close to the Towers. Quiet. Aircondition set on the highest temperature and it was still very cold in the night. 4 out of 5 plug-in in the room didn't work. Noisy A/C. Very old rooms. There is also small roofterrace - not an amazing view to the city but nice enough to check it :)

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Minnetonka, Minnesota
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

Everything about this hotel smacks of a hotel doing the exact minimum for their guests. For instance, the very bright lights in the room shine directly in your eyes when you are laying down, most hotels put them discreetly in the ceiling or upper wall not facing the very spot every hotel patron sits/lays. These lights need to be on... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

We had a room with balcony and panoramic view - and the view was just perfect. However - there wasn't furniture on the balcony and that would have made the stay just perfect. The room was small. The breakfast was great. The hotel is situated right in the center of the city, which was great, as it is possible to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015 via mobile

You can't do any better than this hotel for covenience to the Teatro Communale and Piazza Maggiore. Plus the best gelato on the planet is just down the street. The morning breakfast is wonderful as the number items available will meet your needs. Very clean room and so quiet....except you should know that the nearby bells will wake you up... More 

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Kitzbuhel, Austria
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21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015 via mobile

We stayed in this hotel because our flight from Manchester was delayed 3 hours and it made us miss the last train connection to the north of Italy. What can we say? We were so lucky to book it. It turned a unlucky experience into a very pleasant one. The hotel is located in the very center of Bologna. The... More 

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Milan, Italy
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75 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

This Hotel is in an ancient palace in the very centre of Bologna, 100 metres from the trwo towers.Spotless venue, restored in classical style, Room has fabric tapestry, a really nice common room with breakfast area and a superb view from rooftop terrace. Breakfast (full, very good and rich) in good weather is a must on the open terrace. Exceptionally... More 

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New York City, New York
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100 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015 via mobile

My friend and i stayed here for 4 nights. The location is steller. The rooms ok, the beds good, pillows better. the breakfast was great, staff helpful and friendly. all in all a very good experience. I would stay here again. they have parking.

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