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Burtonsville, Maryland, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A perfect location! Walking to many of the sites is easy. Friendly front desk this hotel offers large rooms and bathroom with desk and other conveniences. The 5 Euro per person breakfast contains both hot and cold, fresh fruit, coffee, tea and other beverages. The second floor has a nice bar and a balcony over looking the busy square below.... More 

Thank Lee P
Tempe, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The location of the property is hard to beat, however the room smelled of something unpleasant. It's a very basic room, old mattresses, hard pillows, small shower. Very good breakfast and staff is very nice and helpful. I guess it's hard to build a hotel in this town cause most chains do not have one. Except for the great location... More 

Thank William S
Sandy, Oregon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good value. Clean room and the bathroom is spotless with a bidet, and towel warmer. In room safe. Mini fridge. Bar on second floor for apéritive is fine, you won't get full here. Mostly snacks. The Internet was a little tricky (Samsung Galaxy 6 and IPad mini) but the front desk was helpful. I'd stay here again.

Thank ming4fun
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

very good hotel, dead central bologna. not super high end, but in a great location. check out the 3rd and 4th floor views. probably some of the best in the city. however the streets nearby are difficult, id recommend not driving anything larger than a small euro car to the hotel

Thank John F
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed 1 weekend in Bologna and San Donato is a very good hotel to explore Bologna. The hotel is located in the enter and close to the 2 famous towers. It's not new our room a few on the famous towers. The ladies at the front desk were helpful and the breakfast was good. The next time in Bologna... More 

Thank Huub v
Tampere, Finland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Hotel is little bit outdated but everything works. Location is in the middle of old town so you can walk everythere. Wi-fi is excelent. Rooms are medium size and clean. There is nice view from roof terrace over the town. No bar at the roof terrace. Safe and expensive park at hotel. Breakfast is medium.

Thank Harri Y
Oslo, Norway
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016

The hotel is very central and located right at a nice piazza with a cafe. My room was of good size and comfortable, however the room and the common areas I visited does not seem to have been renovated for 20-30 years. Breakfast was ok, however, croissants were not fresh and the "orange juice" was just sweet sugary drink (however... More 

Thank Marianne K
Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

It took me 40 minutes to find it, but that was lack of map and Italian. In fact it's just a 20 minute walk from the train station. The hotel is located just next to The towers in the centre. Lots of eateries, bars, bus stops etc on your doorstep. A must do is the 489 steps up the tower.... More 

Thank sarah w
Carlisle, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Not one to often write reviews but after staying here I felt it was a must, particularly after reading some of the previous reviews. We booked to stay in a twin economy room, and couldn't have been more pleased when we entered the room. It was a great size, with loads of storage space (both hanging and drawers), a fridge,... More 

Thank Laura T
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Great location... Rooms are outdated and smell like a sewer. Showers are tiny, nasty carpet on floors and walls! Friendly staff however; especially the cleaning lady!! You will probably need a chiropractor after sleeping on their beds....

Thank marioIac
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Modern Hotel housed in 17th century structure, situated near main theaters. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Hotel San Donato

Address: Via Zamboni 16, 40126 Bologna, Italy
Location: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna > San Vitale
Price Range: $89 - $269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Hotel San Donato 4*
Number of rooms: 59
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Also Known As:
Best Western San Donato
Best Western Bologna
Bologna Best Western
Hotel Style:
#29 Luxury Hotel in Bologna
#30 Family Hotel in Bologna
#35 Romantic Hotel in Bologna
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