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I Portici Hotel

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   dell'Indipendenza, 69, 40121 Bologna, Italy
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Ranked #19 of 105 Hotels in Bologna
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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47 reviews 47 reviews
12 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is located in the Northern part of Bologna city centre. Within a 15mn walk, you can reach the Piazza Maggiore. It is very nice to walk under the Arcades to join the museums and cathedral. The room we were provided with had a view on the park (which abided by our requirement); it was quiet, middle-sized, the bathroom... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 3 nights, we made the reservation from booking.com. we reserved 4 standard double rooms. a day prior our arrival, Hotel took provision from my credit card for all 4 rooms without any warning. Standard rooms are way too small for two people and the beds are French bad style. If you are staying with a friend like... More 

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Poole England
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at the I Portici Hotel over Christmas and enjoyed it very much. Staff where very helpful recommending trips and restaurants. Nothing was too much for all the staff, especially Irene and Federico who deserve a special mention. Would certainly stay here again. Declan from Poole England

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Bologna, Italy
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36 reviews 36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What looks like a modernbhotel from the outside is in reality the restored/rebuilded former palazzo of the pope when he had his residence in Bologna. The dining room is a former theater and the cellar the former ice cellar, which was filled with ice during the winter and kept the storage cool during the hot summer. The rooms are individual... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every now and then there is a hotel that just seems to get things right. I Portici is located along a main street near the Bologna train station. It is surrounded by very old historic buildings so we were pleasantly surprised when we entered to find a bright clean modern contemporary lobby and a welcoming professional staff. Check-in was a... More 

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New York, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here for one night over the Christmas holidays. The hotel is in an excellent location just outside the centro storico. There is on-site parking (for a fee). We booked a last minute stay and found a deluxe room for a great value. The room was smallish, but everything was clean and modern with nice design... More 

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London, UK
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a modern hotel in a good location in a beautiful city. Main let down is the range of rooms which vary quite a lot and make it a bit hit and miss. I returned as I stayed before in a great room, but was disappointed upon my return. It you get a good room it is worth the... More 

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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very comfortable hotel near the train station (but close to the centre as well). Very polite and friendly staff, modern and comfortable rooms (it may look like a 'historic' hotel from the outside but the interior is contemporary) and surprisingly good value. Free and fast internet connection. I don't think I will be looking anywhere else when next time... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The hotel is centrally located, modern and well kept. The staff were very thorough and attentive at check in and check out. My only complaint is that our room was very loud, situated over the restaurant/club. We could hear chairs dragging across the floor and music. Televisions and furniture in other rooms on our floor could also be heard. As... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Excellent Location, Very comfortable rooms, extremely helpful staff. We stayed for five nights while on business in Bologna and were extremely satisfied. The building is quite modern, apparently extensively reconditioned. The bed was a little soft for our taste but the room was otherwise excellent. The location was in easy walking distance of the railroad station and large parts of... More 

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Address: dell'Indipendenza, 69, 40121 Bologna, Italy
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Location: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4.5 star — I Portici Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 27
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Also Known As:
i Portici Bologna
Hotel i Portici
Hotel Style:
#10 Luxury Hotel in Bologna
#14 Romantic Hotel in Bologna
#16 Family Hotel in Bologna
#19 Business Hotel in Bologna

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