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Starhotels Excelsior

#21 of 104 Hotels in Bologna
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Pietramellara, 51, 40121 Bologna, Italy
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NH
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I am going to keep it simple as it's essentially repeating everything the other reviews have said. Great location, easy walk to 100's of bars, shopping, restaurants, train station across the street along with buses and taxis. Reasonable price. Excellent choice for a business traveler as well as those on vacation.

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Florence, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great hotel with easy access to train station which was a perfect place to start my tour of the region. Friendly and helpful staff which made my first visit to Bologna a great one. The room was clean and comfortable which came with a large bathroom and shower (which was nice as compared to some of the smaller Italian hotels... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is about the best value in hotels I've seen for under $100 a night in high season. I used Bologna as a base for exploring the region, so the location directly across from the station was unbeatable. The room itself was furnished to a high standard comparable to a decent Marriott, though two annoyances: (1) slow internet that only... More 

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Falmouth, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We very much enjoyed visiting Bologna (an often overlooked Italian city) and this hotel was a great choice in terms of location (across the street from the train station), cleanliness, friendly/efficient staff, breakfast, and amenities in and size of room. It appears to be more of a business (v. tourist) hotel; we stayed on a weekend and got a very... More 

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Milazzo, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is lovely, the entrance is grand and the staff were welcoming. Our room was a family room and it was very spacious. The bathroom was big and there was always a plentiful supply of toiletries. It's conveniently opposite Bologna train station and it's possible to walk into Bologna city center. If you are travelling with kids there is... More 

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Wallington, UK
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an excellent hotel in the centre of Bologna. It has easy access to the station on foot three minutes. The staff were very helpful and friendly and our deluxe room was very good indeed. Large comfortable bed, very well equipped bathroom and air conditioning. Breakfast was excellent - one of the best breakfasts Ive had in a four... More 

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Mississauga, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Close to Railway Station and with bus access to Airport. We were given a terrible room upon our arrival, but after complaining were given a much larger room, with wood floors rather than carpeting. Staff was pleasant and understanding (by the time we arrived in Bologna, we had been travelling for almost a month and were tired - we lost... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Location is Great, close to termini right across from airport bus too. Room size is good and facilities are fine. Rom cleanliness is great Service and attitude is great Breakfast needs improving however

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely hotel right opposite the train station. Found due to a case of mistaken city identity and well worth the stop. It's a stones throw from the central city for either shopping or church touring. Restaurant not so great and overly priced yet breakfast very worth it.

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Osaka, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in room no. 716 four nights. The first day there was a trouble with an air conditioner and mini bar but the next day everything was fixed. The ROOM is not so big but also not small. There’re a small table with two chairs, a desk with a chair and a place for a suitcase; enough space for... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Starhotels Excelsior in Bologna. In this beautiful ancient University city, our contemporary chic hotel is considered to be one of the best. The location opposite the railway station is conveniently close to the Fiera as well as the historical heart. Our Italian style is an alluring combination of clean, fresh interiors throughout the lobby, library and restaurant, and cosy traditional bedrooms.In our city centre Bologna hotel there are 193 rooms and suites; a well-equipped fitness room; lounge and bar for relaxing, Avorio restaurant serving traditional Bolognese food; and five meeting rooms seating up to 380 delegates in total. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Starhotels Excelsior

Address: Pietramellara, 51, 40121 Bologna, Italy
Location: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna
Price Range: $89 - $270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Starhotels Excelsior 4.5*
Number of rooms: 193
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Also Known As:
Starhotels Excelsior Hotel Bologna
Starhotels Hotel Bologna
Hotel Style:
#12 Luxury Hotel in Bologna
#12 Romantic Hotel in Bologna
#19 Business Hotel in Bologna
#25 Family Hotel in Bologna
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