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Il Canale Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Bertiera 2, 40121 Bologna, Italy (San Vitale)
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Ranked #53 of 105 hotels in Bologna
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Location couldn't be better, the hotel doesn't look much from the outside but the rooms are lovely and big. The breakfast wasn't great. If your in Bologna there is a map that includes a tour of the city it's definitely worth doing!

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Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We had a 2-room suite for 4 people. The room and bathroom was clean, spacious and nicely decorated with a view on the canal. The staff was helpful and friendly. The complementary breakfast was ok, but in the basement. Great place for a trip to Bologna as everything is within walking distance. Parking in a public garage near by.

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our trip to Bologna was amazing and the hotel stay was perfect. The location of this hotel is spot on. Being in the historic part of the city was great with easy access to the airport shuttle bus, surrounded by good places to eat, drink and shop. We found the staff to be very friendly and helpful. Travelling as a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were quite skeptical at first when we first saw the hotel. It was situated in a small alley next to a sex shop. We chose it because it is situated next to Via Independenza and a short walk away from all the tourist attractions. The rooms are large and the hotel staff are wonderful. There are 2 things that... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Brilliant location. Great value for money. Really authentic Italian hotel. The male receptionist was a bit cold and grim but my daughter thought that was maybe just the Italian male attitude. We loved it. Right in the centre of town. Defo recommend it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Stayed at the Canale Hotel for 2 night with my friend. We had a huge room on the ground floor and although we were afaid that it might be noisy it was absolutely quite. The beds were big and comfy, the bathroom immaculately clean and the staff very friendly and helpful. I really enjoyed the tamarind juice during breakfast and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Very good location, a few steps away from Via Indipendenza. Very good value for money. Breakfast could have been a little more varied; however it was good and sufficient and fresh fruit was included daily. Clean room. We would go there again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

This hotel was recommend by an upscale travel website as a reasonably priced option. Although my stay wasn't bad, it wasn't good either. The wifi was out during my stay, which was quite frustrating. The room was clean & a good size. Unfortunately, the staff wasn't very helpful or friendly.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

I returned to the Il Canale Hotel in October 2013 and had ones again a pleasant stay. Silent and clean room, good breakfast, centrally located, informal but helpful staff and good value for money. I will stay again!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

We went to Bologna for 3 days, last minute for a fair at the Bologna Fiere. All the hotels from the entire surroundings of Bologna were fully booked for months. Hopefully we managed to book a room here. The room was very good a bit too big for us because it was a "Superior Double" so we actually had two... More

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Address: Via Bertiera 2, 40121 Bologna, Italy
Location: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna > San Vitale
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Il Canale Hotel 3*
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