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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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Milan, Italy
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75 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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 

Thank Carlo M
New York City, New York
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96 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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.

Thank dannysixpack
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Driving...A little bit of a nightmare to find, pedestrians walking in street and lots of signs so difficult to keep your eye on the roads, signs and sat nav! Onsite parking at the hotel is so expensive €25 a day and to be honest once I was in the town I didn't want to get back in the car again... More 

1 Thank Snappersass
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160 reviews
72 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I spent one night in Bologna and this hotel was perfect. Location right next to the Towers is ideal, in the middle of all of the downtown action, and there is a lot. Staff couldn't be more helpful, and we were upgraded to an enormous suite. Free wifi fine. Full breakfast included and is excellent. We were... More 

1 Thank BunkyVA
Southampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Please don't book this hotel if you like a good night's sleep. It's 3am now and I am sitting up in my twin room with balcony. The air condition only throws out hot air in November (15C outside, so not needed) and with the window open or indeed shut, all you can hear is the bar outside, constant shouting, banging... More 

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Blackwood, New Jersey
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28 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

My husband and I stayed here for two nights. We got their earlier than our check in time and only had to wait twenty minutes for our room. We were pleasantly surprised when we got to our room. We booked our hotel with Expedia and were supposed to get a room with a double bed. They upgraded us to a... More 

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Riga, Latvia
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82 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

Perfect location, beautiful views, kind staff and it ends there - no recognition of loyalty status I was stuffed into the smallest single room available on the property. Being a diamond status member I would have expected amenity or water in my room even if the property was overbooked - "Water in the minibar" was the response from a friendly... More 

Thank Bon_Vivant_LV
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22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

We were warmly welcomed here on our 4 night stay by the Receptionist, and this warmth extended to all the staff. Nothing was too much trouble - suggest a reasonable restaurant for dinner, fetching coffee at breakfast, doing our on line check in. Our room was quiet and comfortable, and the view from the terrace was stunning. Wouldn't dream of... More 

Thank ReadingLiz
Manchester, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

Stunning hotel can't fault it. Expensive with city tax etc but if you want a romantic city break you should go here! No restaurant but you can have continental breakfast on the roof and it is 10 minute walk to the main attractions and restaurants.

Thank Jenny S
Derby, United Kingdom
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181 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015

Chosen because of its location and it was ideal. Room was very good and clean but the shower cubicle was small and the shower itself not the easiest to use Also door wold not close properly Apart from this , it was a great three day stay. Breakfast was excellent and the hotel staff extremely helpful and couldn't do enough.... More 

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