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Hotel La Bussola

Boggiani, 54, 28100 Novara, Italy
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Ranked #2 of 10 Hotels in Novara
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hannover, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

This was my second visit to this hotel and I was not disappointed it was every bit as good as it was on my first visit. I arrived late so I could not enjoy the excellent dinner. I had breakfast in the morning which was a very generous and inviting buffet. For sure I would visit this hotel again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

This hotel was very clean, had large rooms, well stocked toiletries in bathrooms, and a good breakfast with lots of options. Also conveniently located is a grocery store around the back of the hotel. The only drawback is its location. It's definitely not close to downtown Novara. If you're without a car it's not very convenient, but only €10 will... More 

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Hannover, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 via mobile

This was my first stay at this hotel, it has great rooms large comfortable and well furnished large bathroom and good shower with a plentiful supply of soaps etc., the jewel in this crown is the restaurant we had a great dinner with an exciting menu. By Italian standards the breakfast buffet is outstanding.

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Boonies
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Great hotel, always clean and very quiet area. It is pinched in between residential apartments and condominiums, however Novara is a very quiet city. There was a groups of Gymnast and their coaches in the hotel that weekend for a competition, but apart form the busy evening at the Restaurant, the rest was fine. The restaurant is also decent, better... More 

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Beirut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

The hotel is clean,accessible by taxi. A bit far from the bus and train station. Very quiet environment. Staff are friendly and most of them speak English. Carrefour is just behind the hotel where you can buy an kind of supplies you may need. The best of La Bussola hotel is its restaurant with great Italian food and amazing coffee.Don't... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

I was on a 24 hour trip to Novara to meet a new supplier and they booked the hotel. Room was nice, night was quiet. I had dinner, which was fine, but quite expensive for what I am used to in the UK. Hotel price was fair. Breakfast was very extensive and starting at 06.30, that was nice early. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

We loved using this charming hotel as a home base for day trips to Switzerland (Lugano), Milan, Torino, Bergamo. One can even take a train to Venice and be there in 3 hours. The service is refined. Ask for a room with a balcony in warm weather.

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014 via mobile

I have stayed in this hotel a few times and I guess it's just ok! The decor in the lobby and dinning rooms is very dated with multiple clocks showing different times, multiple ornaments, flower pots etc etc.....not what you would expect from a city centre business hotel. The hotel was much too warm in the bedrooms and the dinning... More 

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Brindisi, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

Very comfortable Hotel, close to Novara center. Root price si reasonable, a good restaurant is available and the hotel personnel actually Kind and professional. Breakfast is good, excellent cakes, sweets, toast, marmalades, coffe espresso and cappuccino, anglosaxon breakfast is offered sa well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

We have been to Novara before but our 1st time at La Bussola. We were very happy with our choice and will stay again on our next visit to Novara. All the public areas have interesting ornaments and lots of clocks. Staff were very courteous and helpful. Lots of breakfast choices in very pleasant surroundings

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