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Albergo Garisenda

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here and enjoyed it completely The location is perfect you couldn't ask for better (Slight downside is noise from road below ) but have to expect that The owners were extremely accommodating and the breakfast was more than adequate with them trying to help and make sure we were happy We would definitely come back on a future... More 

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Westchester, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Albergo Garisenda is our favorite small hotel in Bologna. The location is excellent, right in the heart of historic Bologna, near the university (founded in 1066), the wonderful shops, the world famous Bolognese restaurants, and the must-see sights. The rooms are immaculately clean with wonderful high ceilings, AC, and comfortable beds. Wi-fi is free and always works. A light breakfast... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

What a great little place this is. It is right in the heart of the city with the most friendly staff you could find. If you want 5 star luxury this is not the place for you butif you want to be near the action then it is ideal.

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Leuven, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

Clean, comfortable and spacious room in a small, family-run hotel in central Bologna with simple Italian breakfast (great cappucchino). The only drawback is that you have to ring the bell to get in and late at night it feels like the have to stay up to let you in - but they said it wasn't a problem at all !

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

Clean, basic but good-sized and comfortable room in a very convenient central location. We decided to save some money by opting for a shared bathroom; there were two of these located near the room, and there were no issues with long queues. A little tricky to find at first, but go to the steps to the left of the Desigual... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

On the top of an old building, in the best location of the centro storico with the most friendly owners ever! For the price the breakfast is acceptable, and the rooms big but without a view to the surrounding area. The only problem is sharing the bathroom with other visitors. Stay there, is like visiting the past of this grandiosa... More 

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Westchester, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We just spent four wonderful nights at Albergo Garisenda. The spacious rooms with 15 foot high ceilings are sparkling clean. The included breakfast with a perfect cappuccino is just right to get the day started. The location is at the very center of this magnificent city and Laura and Maurizio will give you up to the minute advice on where... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Hotel is in a very central locations. It is a few steps from two towers of Bologna.Staff is helpful. They can speak English, although not fluent but they can. And they are willing to help you in anyway. Always kind. I traveled with my 6-yo with not problems. Our room did not have a private bathroom. All rooms are on... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We chose this place for its location and quirky decor and were delighted by both. Laura and Mauritzio are welcoming, helpful and lovely. The bar/ breakfast area is cosy, with a friendly atmosphere, where we exchanged travel tips with other travellers and used as a sitting area later in the day. Bedrooms round inner courtyard are very quiet and shared... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Location, location, location. Wonderful view, the room we stayed at was big and the ceilings were high- very rare in Europe. They only have six rooms so it felt like you were staying with Italian relatives but they are very friendly!!! The downside was that there was road construction on the city center of Bologna so we had to park... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Albergo Garisenda

Address: Galleria del Leone 1, 40125 Bologna, Italy
Location: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna > Santo Stefano
Price Range: $69 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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Also Known As:
Garisenda Hotel Bologna
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#33 Romantic Hotel in Bologna
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