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BEST WESTERN Hotel San Donato

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Via Zamboni 16, 40126 Bologna, Italy
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was a wonderful hotel. Great views, great "life". Great location. Wonderful front desk help. We thoroughly enjoyed this hotel. Rooms were spacious and comfortable. Great terrace that looks out over the city.

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent hotel in the centre of Bologna. Welcoming staff and perfectly functional room. The position is great for sightseeing and restaurants are plentiful. Charming rooftop breakfast area and generous breakfast buffet. Air conditioning was a lifesaver in blistering heat!

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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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128 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel is in a great location right in Bologna's historic centre. From the breakfast balcony in the morning we could see the rooftops of Bologna including the medieval towers and domes of churches. Breakfast was an excellent affair with everything you could want. The room was pleasant and clean. Beds were comfy enough. The bathroom was a decent size... More 

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Perth, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel couldn't have been more central. Near to a variety of sites, bars, cafe's and restaurants. And if you like shopping there are plenty of stores and not the world wide brand names. The hotel was only minutes walk away from the 'Leaning Bell tower' which actually looks like it will fall into the standing next to it. Being a... More 

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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128 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately; there is no category between average and very good, hence the title. So the upgrade to very good is on the instructions of Mrs D.! We had a mixed experience. The hotel is perfectly located for sightseeing around the city and has two roof terraces which overlook the city. The second floor terrace is where the bar and breakfast... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our room was not large but had adequate hanging space, tea-making facilities, safe and a splendid view. We strolled through shady arcades and saw university students celebrating graduation day. Breakfasted outside with view of the Two Towers.

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from 3 days stay at the San Donato ,what a little gem of a hotel. In a great central location. Staff were very friendly and helpful nothing was to much trouble ,definitely there to please you . Very impressed with the selection at breakfast ,to my surprise bacon was on the menu. We had a lovely spacious room... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel has onsite parking which was helpful. The views from the terrace are amazing. The location is excellent. The staff were polite and greeted us with smiles. The internet was problematic, I could not connect from my laptop and from my phone the speed was quite slow. The A/C in the room was barely functional.

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Belmont, California
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bologna is a very difficult city to get around in, with a car. Streets are narrow, with many being one way. Parking is minimal, if not non-existent. We found this hotel last minute, and felt very lucky. Once we were able to figure out how to get there, we were very pleased to find out they had their own, secure,... More 

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Berkeley, California
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small but comfortable rooms with adequate AC. Great breakfast included in price. Close to oldest university in world, central plaza and great restaurants. All staff speak English. Front desk staff is very good at helping guests find their way in this ancient city with its winding narrow streets. They even gave advice on a variety of running routes depending on... More 

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