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Il Convento dei Fiori di Seta

4.0 of 5 Via Orfeo 34/4, 40124 Bologna, Italy
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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68 reviews 68 reviews
10 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was an easily accessible and charming hotel on the very edge of the historic center of Bologna. Parking was easy and inexpensive. The service was very good. It's a very small place, with maybe only about 10 rooms, and it is an old convent. My room was extremely reasonably priced, and was a double height space, with a small... More

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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Large room very oddly and uncomfortably decorated .Bathroom has a glass door offering no privacy ,The shallow sink splashes all over ,The shower is a waterfall type that does not really work so you have to use the handheld to rinse off.It also had mold in the corners(yuck)The in room sofa was in poor condition.The bed was very hard and... More

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10 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was such a lovely hotel! We didn't know what to expect, but Bologna as a whole really impressed us. The service and the room was amazing and it's within walking distance of the city centre and public transport. I would definitely stay in this hotel if ever I get the opportunity to return to Bologna. Loved it!

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Reading, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tucked away on the south side of the City this small quirky hotel in a converted convent is well worth a visit.It only has about a dozen rooms each one with individual decor.Our room was perfect if a little bit noisey from the street below.The reception areas beautifully echoed the convent feel.The staff are charming and helpful.Only 10/15 minutes walk... More

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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Converted convent - staff very helpful and friendly. Parking a bit of a problem but it is anywhere in bologna. Rooms very individual and unusually furnished. About 15 mins walk from old centre. Not in the best street in bologna but worth a try

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

If you prefer the typical chain hotel layout and service then this is probably not for you. While some of the limitations mentioned in the other reviews here are fair, this is a really good choice if you want a good clean hotel but with some distinctive character. This was my second short stay at the Convento. The staff I... More

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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Hotel was very nice, the staff was very accomodating. The manager went out of his way to find the World Cup for my sons to watch. Rooms were clean, bathroom was modern. My only issue is the location. It is a 20 minute walk to the restaurants and city center sites, and a 40 minute to the train station.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We stayed at this hotel for a long weekend in December. The location is very convenient and the standards are quite good. We had a suite in 2 floors with 2 full bathrooms and a big bedroom with plenty of wardrobe space downstairs. The staff is very helpful and the breakfast is quite good. Having travelled in Italy for some... More

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8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

This was my second stay at this hotel. I enjoyed it enough the first time (3 years ago) that I decided to stay here again. Over the last 3 years, the hotel has become very run down. One of the pictures on the wall behind the bed was starting to come off of the wall. One of the light fixtures... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

At first we could not wait to arrive at this hotel. We had spent a few nights in different areas of Northern Italy and this was the third hotel for us. We had hired a car with a sat Nav and so put the post code for the hotel in. Firstly it was extremely hard to find. It is located... More

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Address: Via Orfeo 34/4, 40124 Bologna, Italy
Location: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna > Santo Stefano
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Il Convento dei Fiori di Seta 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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