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Hotel Excelsior

Piazzale Stazione, 25, 27100 Pavia, Italy
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Ranked #5 of 7 hotels in Pavia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

My stay in Pavia could have been much better if the room, especially the bathroom would have been clean. Typical Italian, i.e. unhealthy breakfast only untill 09:30h. Just see the pictures and judge yourself.

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

It is conveniently located, the staff is friendly. The hotel is clean, provides good breakfast. For a business traveller, its a good value for money. The room in the ground floor is small, smaller than a Japanese hotel! The Wi-Fi is difficult to connect, complicated system of password. I will stay again in this hotel whenever I come to Pavia.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

This hotel is conveniently located near the station but is generally very shabby and in need of a facelift. The wi-fi does not work well and needs a new password every day. Breakfast is self service and basic although the coffee is good.

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Haifa, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

It`s in the Statione square , near the central bus station and the train station but in the city`s heart so it`s very comfortable with good reach to all the important places , otherwise it`s rather plane 3 star hotel , but of course clean , quiet , good sized rooms .

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Saffron Walden, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013 via mobile

I can't believe this is the #3 hotel in Pavia. It's a strange place. Basically the hotel is part of a block of flats so you share the lift with the residents of said flats. The entrance is grubby and the whole place has a shabby, run-down feel. Intermittent wifi, a/c that doesn't work, Italian-only tv - it hardly seems... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012 via mobile

very friendly people and good breakfast unfortunately i have some dirty things in my room o_O ... it's quite good for one night

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Brasov, Romania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

It's just in front of the railway station. If you want to go to the airport by bus, the bus station is there as well, just cross the square. You may want to visit Ponte Coperto - The Covered Bridge (the most important attraction in Pavia): it's at about 15 minutes walk from the hotel's lobby. You want to go... More

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Louisville, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2011

I've started getting frustrated when hotels in Europe advertise on websites that they have free wifi access but when I get there the access is only available in the lobby. Other than this gripe, I really enjoyed my stay with the Excelsior Hotel. It was wonderfully close to the hotel and about a 5 to 10 minute walk to the... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2011

The Excelsior is a rather dingy hotel near the railway station in Pavia. It is conveniently situated, and about 1 km from the university in the old town area. The noise from the trains at night can be rather disruptive, The rooms have air conditioning units which function well but are noisy. There is a wireless internet connection which costs... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2009

Hotel is a quiet one - 20min away from the airport.

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Also Known As:
Excelsior Hotel Pavia
Address: Piazzale Stazione, 25, 27100 Pavia, Italy
Location: Italy > Lombardy > Province of Pavia > Pavia
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Ranked #5 of 7 hotels in Pavia
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