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Hotel Rio

Via Mazzini 8, Milan, Italy
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Ranked #262 of 432 Hotels in Milan
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Monroe, North Carolina
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was surprised at the comments about small rooms and old building. This Europe! Yes hotel rooms are small and buildings are old. The rooms were compact, clean, and represented good quality for the money. Excellent staff and perfect location.

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Greater Perth, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

The review of this hotel would have been much better had it been written days ago. However, since we have just been charged twice for the hotel on two different credit cards I am most unhappy. Not only that, when booking.com called them to query about the double charge they said they discussed this with us and we approved the... More 

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Fantastic location at a great price. Rooms and bathrooms are small and basic. Hotel itself is small, but you can’t really beat the price and the fact that it’s literally steps away from the Duomo. It’s perfect for a short stay and for those who just need a place to sleep in the heart of the city.

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Milan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

I ve stayed 4th of April in a single room which room no 11. It was so bad smelling and dark room. And there were haris in the bathroom :( The first reserpcionist ( wears glasses) was so rude and no smiling. The second one was helpful and smiling face ( with beard ) But, The location was fantastic, thats... More 

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İstanbul
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

location is perfect, next to metro station & tram, touristic places, shopping area. I paid 13euros from central train station to the hotel. rooms are clean but very basic. breakfast is also basic but I did not expect too much. reception staff were not so friendly except lady with glasses and gentlemen with no glasses :)

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Alexandria, Egypt
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

the hotel was nice and very close to the city center, the breakfast was poor, and the receptionist and the coffe maker in the restaurant were very rude. the room was quite nice comparing with the price and the location, the toilet was very large

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Jerusalem, Israel
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

They put me in the worst room with a sofa bed. I'm here right now. In the corner of the room, there's a moldy box, with extra blankets. I guess my room is also used as a storage room.. In the middle of the room, they're a weird table, totally out of place. The walls are most from moisture. This... More 

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scotland
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

central hotel, stayed previously, not went downhill and breakfast is good. Really close to Duomo square and cathedral. Milan is quiet and lots of places close early. Hotel needs some cosmetic tidy ups, lick of pain in some of the rooms but basic for single travellers.

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Melbourne
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Yes this hotel is close to the Duomo but that's all it has to offer. Upon arrival we were greeted by a rude Receptionist. The room was smelly,dirty, hole in the door and broken shower screen door. Breakfast was terrible. I don't know how it's even a 3 star? Don't know what rooms other reviewers that have rated it good... More 

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Island of Malta, Malta
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Hotel was no big deal but was clean and location was excellent. just a minute walk from the Duomo. our room was spacious and included a small refrigerator. bathroom was also spacious. perhaps because it was a triple room. Breakfast room was a bit crowded but breakfast was good especially the croissants and the coffee. Jimmy at the reception was... More 

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Centro Storico
The pulsating core of Milan is in Centro. Duomo Square is enclosed by the gothic cathedral, the historic icon of Milan. However, shopping is what draws most crowds to this area. The classy and versatile Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II with luxury boutiques and high quality restaurants will turn any shopping or lunch expedition into a royal experience. Head to the rooftop of the flagship La Rinascente to enjoy the view of the animated square with a panorama of the Duomo. The Corso Vittorio Emanuele II is the street for high-end shopping. Brands of all kinds and street artists attract the attention of all visitors; while at Via Santa Radegonda 16, Luini Panzerotti is a much appreciated street food shop providing unimaginable culinary experiences. If shopping takes its toll on you, consider visiting Castello Sforzesco, a 15th century castle housing several museums. Those looking to relax can go to Parco Sempione, where nature provides respite from the energy of this dynamic and international city.
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