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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 21 January 2016

We stayed in Bologna for 2 1/2 weeks for work. i masCa's manager was fantastic. She went well over the call of duty helping us with small things (getting to a pharmacy, helping find celiac friendly restaurants, etc.) The space was clean, efficient, and perfect for our needs. I recommend it 100%

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Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
Reviewed 24 September 2014

We stayed 6 nights in one of these wonderful apartments. Maria Elisa was beyond exceptionally helpful. My husband is allergic to fragrances, so she located a special dry cleaner to launder the linens for us so they would be 100% smell free (which they were)! She also arranged pick-up for us at the airport and provided a wealth of information...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 21 July 2013

We stayed in I MasCa apartments the end of May on the 1st floor in a lovely apartment which is wheelchair friendly with everything you need to enjoy a stay in Bologna. There is a lift which has its idiosyncrasies. The apartment is managed by Maria Elisa who is very helpful and obliging and is on the premises during working...

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Australia
Reviewed 6 July 2013

I rented an apartment here for 3 weeks during an extended stay in the lovely town of Bologna and was so pleased with the accommodation. Modern and well equipped. Walking distance to all major sights. Maria Elisa and Ansamma were always extremely helpfully with any request or question I had. I would definitely return to I masCá for future visits...

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Ontario Canada
Reviewed 1 April 2013

We rented for 3 nights and got a great rate, due to a last minute cancellation. During major trade shows, accommodation prices in Bologna can triple (including at this residence), yet we paid only 80 E/ night during the big March Book Fair. The apartment was huge and well equipped for long stays: Ironing board, clothes drying rack, etc etc...

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Bologna, Italy
Reviewed 24 April 2012

I am an American staying in Bologna for the year, and I needed an apartment for visiting friends. On 2 occasions I booked with i masCa' and was very happy with both apartments. They are near the University, secure, cozy, modern and the well-equipped kitchens allowed us to save tons of money by cooking and entertaining at home. The staff...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 24 June 2011

I spend almost 1 month looking for a place to stay in downtown Bologna, which is a difficult task giving the small size of the downtown area, and the high number of students coming to the city. I was looking for some kind of "all-inclusive/corporate housing", and I Masca was just a perfect fit. I arranged everything through e-mail (they...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Central location in Bologna. Just a few steps from the major sights to see in Bologna, a residence with ten modern apartments for rent comfortably furnished and fully equipped, designed to accommodate and satisfy the needs of those who temporarily live far from home ... more   less 

Additional Information about i masCa'

Address: Via Mascarella 51, 40126 Bologna, Italy
Region: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna > San Vitale
Number of rooms: 10
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“Disabilty rooms are large”
 of 5 bubbles Theossies, 20 Jul 2013 | Read review
“The elevator is shut off at some times, when the personnel are not on site. You may want to ask for a lower floor unit. I would opt for a unit facing the street but that is a purely personal preference.”
 of 5 bubbles NeitherStr8NorNarrow, 1 Apr 2013 | Read review
“Both times we had apartments with windows off the street, so noise is not a problem. I would ask if they have an apartment with an inner courtyard--these are especially nice.”
 of 5 bubbles carmenr85, 24 Apr 2012 | Read review
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