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Grand Hotel de la Ville

#12 of 52 Hotels in Parma
Certificate of Excellence
Largo Piero Calamandrei 11, 43100 Parma, Italy
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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North Chicago, Illinois
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559 reviews 559 reviews
183 hotel reviews
409 helpful votes 409 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

This is a new (10 years old) hotel, is contemporary in decor, fresh, clean and well-kept. The location is good, next to a small shopping mall and large supermarket. It is about a 15 min. walk to the main Plaza. I had room 329 and stayed three nights. Based on the schematic on the door, all the rooms on this... More 

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italy/uk/hungary
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75 reviews 75 reviews
33 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

Modern and well structured hotel. Clean and large rooms. Good but not exceptional breakfast. Very courteus staff, especially at front desk. Not likewise many hotels in Utaly, service is taken seriously. Garage available.

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Melbourne, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

I stayed here with my wife for a few nights. Most of the staff were exceptionally helpful, like many places in Italy if you speak English they don't have much time for you. The breakfast, location and rooms are wonderful but I'm not sure how you can be a 5 star hotel and not have air conditioning. We found it... More 

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New York City, New York
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30 reviews 30 reviews
22 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Pros: Friendly staff Nice lobby area Bathroom shoes Cons: Small tv Outdated room feel Hotel is located about ten mins by taxi from the train station, which cost about 7 euros. Hotel is about 10 min walk to ghirbaldi square which offers nice small stores for shopping and cozy restaurants. Overall a decent hotel.

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17 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

The hotel is in a solid location but anyway Parma is a small city. The staff is polite and helpful at the reception but when I tried to enter in the room I faced my first problems. First the key slot didn't worked so I had to wait half hour to fix that. The rooms are clean but you expect... More 

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Haemeenlinna, Finland
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69 reviews 69 reviews
62 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We visit in Barilla pasta academy in September and we stayed this fantastic hotel. Service was really great and friendly. Hotel is nicely renovated from old factory or something and it's gorgeous! Breakfast was really good and our children loved the juices. It take about 10 minute to walk old town so it's close to city center. The mall within... More 

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Shepparton, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

I had a very enjoyable stay at this hotel. I was there for 5 days on a business trip and the staff were extremely helpful and the service was excellent. My only gripes are minor, ie. as is the case i most Italian Hotels no iron in the room. Another minor annoyance was the lighting system, it was technology used... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Sizable hotel with spacious room and nice bathroom. It is a little worn and could use some updating. Why I rated 4 star. Staff was professional but not terribly friendly. Breakfast was awesome (ask for fresh cappuccino). Parking garage is 8€ a night which is reasonable. Location is decent if you have a car.

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Preston, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Okay, let's start by saying this is not a five star hotel when measured against the great hotels of the world. However, it is a well managed, clean and fully functional hotel with virtually all the amenities you need. It is ideally situated in Parma and the staff are some of the most attentive you will encounter. Nothing is too... More 

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Chicago
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104 reviews 104 reviews
25 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

The hotel was average with loud noise from young techo-poppers at attached shopping mall and bars. However, it was convenient (10 minute walk) to the heart of downtown and the wonderful sights and tastes of Parma.

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