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Hotel Elephant

Certificate of Excellence
Via Rio Bianco 4, 39042 Bressanone, Italy
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Ranked #6 of 33 Hotels in Bressanone
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Zaragoza, Spain
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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here 5 days for business. Enjoyed the excellent service, really professioanal. Hotel is getting old, but still you can notice the quality standards you would expect. Kind personnel, from reception to porter. Excellent cuisine, and double points for caring about gluten free food with great personal attention. They enjoy their job. You can feel it.

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St. Gallen, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We absolutely recommend this magnificent place. The town of Bressanone offers a few very interesting museums. It also might be used to visit the nearby valleys. The hotel itself is a real bargain. Very friendly staff, a restaurant to dream off, the real meaning of hospitality!!! We loved this place..!

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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Brixen/Bressanone completed my tour of Sudtirol. It's a lovely historic town (like a miniature Salzburg-with which it has many parallels and historic connections). Brixen was the favourite holiday retreat of then- Cardinal Ratzinger, and this hotel was where he habitually stayed. It is extremely comfortable, situated in a wonderful old building (characterful old fixtures and fittings, and interesting paintings), with... More 

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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153 reviews 153 reviews
60 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I have been visiting Brixen for some years now and love the city, the people and the region. So far I have not stayed in the elephant so I thought it about time this was rectified. Oh dear what a disappointment, thus hotel thinks, no believes it is something very special, it is not in any way shape or form.... More 

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michaelfalk, Direttore at Hotel Elephant, responded to this review

Dear Sir, as one of the oldest and most tradition-rich hotels in Italy with a continuous history of around 500 years, the customer's satisfaction is our highest aim. Therefore you can be sure that we take your feedback very seriously. In the same way you can be sure that our guest rooms are of course absolutely clean and tidy when... More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

The hotel has belonged to the same family for eight generations. The result is attention to every conceivable detail, down to fresh roses on every surface and in our room, together with a daily bowl of fresh fruit. The tennis courts are immaculately kept as are the changing rooms and honesty bar around the swimming pool in the park. The... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

By far the best hotel in Bressanone. Service was great, very nice greeters. All the staff smiles at you and is very patient with you. Staff knows all about the town and the touristy spots. The rooms are very elegant and clean, as well as the bathrooms. The town that surrounds is very unique with a variety of restaurants and... More 

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46 reviews 46 reviews
14 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Numer One Hotel in Brixen - traditional and comfortable at the same time - inmid of the city - although quiet and peaceful - excellent service and food - ambiance chic and understatement, classy - beautiful and outstanding garden

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Innsbruck, Austria
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75 reviews 75 reviews
15 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Hotel Elephant is a great hotel in the City of Brixen/Bressanone. It is nicely located and the staff is always friendly and helpful. The restaurant has a very fine selection of dishes, not too many choices, but the right ones.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

If you want to be treated like a good friend rather then just a customer-then think of this nice, elegant and historic hotel. You might feel a bit like in the museum (but a very clean one :)) I don't remember a friendlier staff in any of the hotels visited worldwide (especially at the Reception). The owners are really hard... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
23 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

What a find was this delightful hotel in the Trento region of northern Italy. The rooms were lovely (smallish but not uncomfortably so) and the bathrooms immaculately clean and modern. The beds were comfortable. The staff were very friendly and helpful. These staff know how to look after their guests - other hotels we visited could do well to send... More 

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