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    Grand Hotel Elite

    Via Aurelio Saffi 36, 40131 Bologna, Italy
    011 39 051 645 9011
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    • Very good45%
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The hotel is clean but clearly old and not 4 stars services. The furniture is very old and the heating system is based on ventilation and after 3 nights our throat were very dry. The taxes for room service were not written anywhere in the...More

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    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

    I had the pleasure to stay in the hotel for two nights during a business trip, and I was assigned a very large suite with a kitchenette, dining and sitting room and a very confortable bed room. Hotel staff was very kind and helpful. The...More

    Thank pyppy77
    Response from Alessandro L, Direttore at Grand Hotel EliteResponded 22 September 2017

    Dear Mrs. pyppy77, thank you for dedicating your time to the evaluation of our services. I really enjoyed the beautiful words dedicated to our staff. Your satisfaction is the best reward for us. Looking forward to welcoming you again in Bologna. A warm greeting from...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I stayed here for 3 nights in early December with my boyfriend. The pictures on the website made it look like a chic, vintage 70s style hotel. Apart from the foyer and bar/restaurant area the reality was quite different. My room, a standard double, did...More

    Thank OllyBarter
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Spent time here, its a lovely comfortable hotel with spacious rooms, staff are nice and friendly with lots of smiles i will come here again, bartender stays up as long as i did ha!! i am due back in Bologna again in march so i...More

    Thank splinternut
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Nice hotel close to our customer, comfortable and very good breakfast. Fast and stable internet connection (free) Located aro 20-30 minutes walk to the center (lots of shops on the way) so you can have a nice walk in the evening. Rooms a bit "old-fashioned"...More

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    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Price range
    • US$ 25 - US$ 399 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #31 Luxury Hotel in Bologna
    • Room types
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    • Number of rooms
    • 106
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    • Emilia-Romagna >
    • Province of Bologna >
    • Bologna
    • Also Known As
    • Grand Hotel Bologna
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    frances m
    8 March 2017|
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    Response from Helen C | Reviewed this property |
    in our room there were no drink making facilities. didnt bother us too much. bar was lovely etc n cafe we used was cheap n great.
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    Marilyn L
    14 January 2017|
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    Response from Grand Hotel Eli... B | Property representative |
    Dear Marilyn, as Wayne said: Depends on the package you purchase. Please contact our reservation office to check if your Booking have breakfast included or not.
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    IvanRuse
    Hello. I have a reservation for this hotel for 2 nights in March but in the reservation paper I need to print there is something that worries me. It says that there could be some charges for an early check-out and we will need to check out early (7 am in the morning). Does early checkout mean not on the day when you are supposed to check out but earlier date or it's meant as a certain time of check out (from my small experience I know the ordinary check-out time starts at 10 am).So in this case I want to ask if we will be supposed to pay something for checking-out early in the morning (of course we are gonna warn the staff prior to our arrival for those plans we have. And something else last but not least - do they have any e-mail cause I couldnt find any contact details rather than mobile phones left. Thank you for your replies in advance. Ivan, Bulgaria :)
    8 February 2016|
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    Response from Alexandra G | Reviewed this property |
    we left as well early in the morning because we had the flight back around 10:30-11, so at 9 we were already in the terminal. I really don't think they will charge you anything extra, and most probably it's about check-out... More
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    "room 805 is very nice"
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    "Had a room to the backside, very quiet"
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    "Do not choose a room on the back of the hotel"
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    "Hotel has good isolation windows, every room could be good even though it´s in a centric street"
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