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Il Convento dei Fiori di Seta

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danville, Ca
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18 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016

The property while advertising 4 stars is in fact not. The property needs to be thoroughly remodeled, including the reception area and rooms. In our short stay the night clerk did not speak English, and other guests had difficulty in obtaining information on things as simple as getting a taxi. We found the bed to be uncomfortable...and the room furnishings... More 

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Miami
2 reviews
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Booked Il Convento Fiori! As I arrived at hotel I wished I would read reviews it gave me bad vibe. As I entered lobby. Smelly dingy unfriendly. I been traveling Europe with my son. Going spend two nights Genoa. Glad I only booked one night!! They would not release me from reservation so I am forced to spend night Learn... More 

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New York City, New York
1 review
Reviewed 22 March 2016

There are many things wrong with this hotel. WIFI is extremely slow, beds SQUEAK!, bedrooms smell moldy, bathroom had long black strands of hair all over the shower, there was constant banging and noise, the air conditioner was broken, and the service was horrible. They did not speak english and laughed when we were explaining how miserable the room was.... More 

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Rome, Italy
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282 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2016

This old converted convent has large spacious rooms and comfy beds. I found it to be very clean, the front desk guy was very friendly and recommended some fantastic places to eat. It's not exactly in the center but only a short walk. I would stay again when coming back to Bologna. The only thing I didn't like, was having... More 

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Thank David D
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

Perhaps I had unrealistic expectations, but given the amount of money (paid upfront) I felt very let down. This is a VERY overpriced bed and breakfast. Of the three staff, two spoke English and were pleasant and helpful. Unfortunately, there were building-wide power cuts roughly every two hours and the air conditioning did not work. I was told that an... More 

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13 reviews
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Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

Looking at the website photos, we thought it would be a really cool place, therefore phoned and booked 3 nights in the GOLD Junior suite. The following day we arrived and got a shock. We were the only clients, and the hotel was so dirty and smelly (chemical fragrances to cover the smells) that my husband, as soon as checked... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

As usual, the hotel photos were nothing like 'reality'. Set in an obscure neighborhood and virtually unmarked, this little hotel was great on the personality side; very helpful staff and a mish mash of new and old. There were more negatives about this hotel than positive however; 1) the room windows were so high you could not let any natural... More 

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Trenton, Canada
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67 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights, our first time to Bologna.... First time to Italy! Really can't think of any negative points about the hotel itself. The staff were helpful and friendly. The room was quiet and comfortable. The wifi was great! Breakfast was tasty, fresh baked pastries, breakfast pizzas, meats cheeses, lots of drink choices. The location was really good in... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
53 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2015

We honestly spent no more than 8 hours here, and for 7 of them we were asleep. Unfortunately I can’t offer much in terms of a review other than that the room was very cosy and dark and therefore I had an exquisite sleep. Frankly though the most important thing a hotel can do I help you get to sleep,... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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114 reviews
21 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

We have just spent four days here, staying in a two level suite with a living area and two bathrooms, i.e. Enormous. It was beautifully furnished and very comfortable. Both bathrooms were very good. This is a boutique hotel and so we did not expect the level of service from a full hotel, but the staff were always very helpful... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in Bologna's dowtown area, il convento dei fiori di eta has been realized following the meticolous restoration of the little church of the nunnery, built in the 15th century. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Il Convento dei Fiori di Seta

Address: Via Orfeo 34/4, 40124 Bologna, Italy
Region: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna > Santo Stefano
Price Range: ₹ 11,655 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Il Convento dei Fiori di Seta 4*
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Il Convento Dei Fiori Di Seta Hotel Bologna
Hotel Style:
#5 Spa Hotel in Bologna
#36 Romantic Hotel in Bologna
#39 Luxury Hotel in Bologna
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“back part of the property is quiet....”
 of 5 bubbles mickeyicecream, 23 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Downstairs rooms probably a little quieter. With air conditioning we were not aware of the traffic outside in our first floor room.”
 of 5 bubbles JohnBR3, 20 Sep 2015 | Read review
“I could not recommend any room this hotel, and it is clear that the owners, whoever they may be do not care about the comfort of their guests.”
 of 5 bubbles Goodtouristfood, 6 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Do not go there”
 of 5 bubbles catherinel949, 16 May 2015 | Read review
“I think rooms at the back, most are would be best. Top floor perhaps best of all.”
 of 5 bubbles PandM_10, 9 May 2015 | Read review
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