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BEST WESTERN Hotel San Donato

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Zamboni 16, 40126 Bologna, Italy (San Vitale)
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    5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
21 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The location, like everyone says, is perfect. Very central - though I suspect most hotels in Bologna could say the same as it's such a compact city. The breakfast was very nice with quite a lot of choice - it could perhaps have had more hot food options and fruit. There was plenty of cereal, pastries and cold cuts though... More

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel is perfectly located for exploring Bologna, it even has a small carpark. Finding it by car proved to be the tricky bit – so check that there aren’t major roadworks in the centre of Bologna. Basic room but all you need for a short stay to explore the city. Breakfast on the terrace overlooking the rooftops and the... More

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Fossano, Italy
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location was spot on! Great value for money! The room was small but comfortable... The bathroom on the other end was big and really really nice! The hotel has a nice terrace overviewing the city at 360 degrees! The breakfast was nice and the personnel really corteous. Overall an unforgettable weekend! Thanks!

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Malmo, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Smart but tiny room with bathtub and no shower. Unstable Wireless only in selected rooms with complicated login process, keeps disconnecting (every few minutes) and login process has to start again. Took five logins to post this review. Good service from all staff and good breakfast. Functioning AC. Good view from rooftop.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is located in the city centre, near the famous leaning towers. There are nice cafes, icecream shops and bookshops nearby. Also the National Museum (Pinacoteca Nazionale di Bologna) is within walking distance. The hotel staff was welcoming and willing to help. The room was comfortable and clean. Maybe, the sound quality might be improved slightly, with a diffent... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I was visiting Bologna for the first time and was lucky to find this excellent hotel. From arrival to departure the stand out feature was the friendly and helpful service provided by reception, bar and breakfast staff. Incidentally the buffet breakfast is superb. The hotel is located next to the Two Towers, a principal landmark of central Bologna.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Good location in historic district amid university campus. Overall hotel could use a little refreshing, but room was well appointed, great bath, good wi-fi, big balcony with a view. Breakfast very good. Go to the central tourist office at Piazza Maggiore and get a map and museum pass, well worth it. Museums here are wonderful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We stayed in Bologna for one night, which happened to be at the Hotel San Donato. The location is great! While the exterior and lobby have a classic look and feel, our room was updated, modern and spacious. Our room was a great space to relax, especially after a long flight. The staff were courteous and professional. The breakfast the... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Best Western San Donato has a great location but overall was slightly disappointing considering it is classed as a 4* hotel. I did like the location in the Centro Storico and near the University. Breakfasts were super, but it was hard to find outside seating on sunny mornings and the inside breakfast room, like much of the hotel interior was... More

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Hellerup, Copenhagen, Denmark
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 via mobile

I now know what it is like to be in prison! Probably the smallest room I have ever stayed in. Good luck I did not bring a big suitcase. Having said that, the hotel is quite nice. Well situated, helpfull staff, nice breakfast and a nice view over the city from the roof where you can relax and enjoy the... More

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Address: Via Zamboni 16, 40126 Bologna, Italy
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Location: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna > San Vitale
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Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Hotel San Donato 4*
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