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Odessa, Ukraine
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132 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Old, old so old that I feel like use a time machine, it frozen somewhere in 70th. Even looks like a museum of hotels. I had a terrible 2 bad room without any window, I felt like in jail. I wonder is someone stay here??? The only positive point - stuff is very friendly.

Thank MaestroU19
Tehran, Iran
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Our travel agency booked a room for us and we did not know how is it! Never try this hotel! Accept our advise otherwise you will be in big mess! After 1 hour taxi driving from Bologna airport and a long journey ,we arrived at hotel at 10 PM and waited half an hour for check in! Why ? Because... More 

Thank shamimshay

Travellers are raving about these Pieve di Cento hotels

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18 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

As most of the others said, the hotel needs a good refurbishment, everything reminds me of old times. Luckily, most of the employees are very kind and won't hesitate to help if needed. As for the WiFi, it's my second trip and this time it worked in my room but only after a few minutes of network tweaking. For the... More 

Thank Damien R
Birmingham, Michigan
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2014

The very kind staff compensate the qualities of this hotel. In my room there was no heating and the sink leaked. The hotel looks very old and in need for and update. However the staff was kind and supportive in every request. SO IF YOU ARE JUST STOPPING BY... This a good stop and go place, however in the area... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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69 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2013

I agree with other reviews: staff is (mostly) very friendly, especially Sonia and MaryLuz. The evening guy has no clue. As Taxis need to be reserved because there are almost no taxis around, we double-booked because he oversaw a notice made by Sonia that a taxi had already been booked. He also forgot to invoice us for a room which... More 

Thank Clod13
AlessandraGuarnieri, Direttore at Grand Hotel Bologna Centro Congressi, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Your recent contribution is very much appreciated and I welcome customers to contact me or my staff for any problem or misunderstanding they might experience during their stay. I'm sure all my staff deliver excellent service to our guests whose confort is our utmost concern. Unfortunately something might go wrong at times but we are here to help... More 

New Delhi, India
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38 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2013

Had gone to Cento for Business Travel. The room was quite comfortable, but had to struggle a lot with the lock. Had a good view of the farms from the room. Staff was courtieous, especially the South-Asian receptionist. The breakfast was very good.. wifi was free and quite good..

Thank sethi6996
Tampa, Florida
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4 reviews
Reviewed 11 June 2013

The hotel is perfectly acceptable for the location. As pieve di cento is mostly a farm community about 25 minutes outside of Bologna. for the price the hotel is perfect. The Wi-Fi signal is only available in the lobby of the hotel. I was NEVER able to access it from my room or the restaurant (I was there for 10... More 

Thank Lesliekc26
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56 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2013

Start was not that good when the receptionist stated that wifi is not working when I came to the hotel close to midnight. When I went to the room, it was hot which was not a problem because all I had to do is open the door at the balcony. It was clean and breakfast was better than average. Slightly... More 

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Giordano G, front office manager at Grand Hotel Bologna Centro Congressi, responded to this review

Dear mohi, i apologise for misunderstanding with desk operator...WIFI is available, free and strong in all structure, like you saw in your connection by room. Heating is standard 18 degrees on new arrival rooms, like mandatory, like you immagine.Thank you for compliments on breakfast, and we apologise for noise of next room. See you next time i hope! More 

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326 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2013

A long weekend staying at this hotel - its very clean although the room facilities are very basic in generally. Soap, shampoo, conditioner and tower were supplied. A bit far from the city centre so a car required to get around. Didn't have a view and its only a shower room for a single person. It was sufficient for the... More 

Thank Elizabeth-Therese
Toronto, Canada
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57 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2013

No way a 4 stars hotel, with a small and dismal room, an uncomfortable bed, a dirty bathroom falling apart, no internet at all in my room, awful breakfast (everyhting stale). And a final surprise, at the checkout I could only pay cash, credit card machine was not working, maybe it was as old as the hotel...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Grand Hotel Bologna Centro Congressi

Address: Via Ponte Nuovo 42, 40066 Pieve di Cento, Italy
Region: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Pieve di Cento
Price Range: £51 - £162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Grand Hotel Bologna Centro Congressi 4*
Number of rooms: 142
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“Get a room to the outside not the Kitchen courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles Clod13, 2 Nov 2013 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles OlitaD, 13 Mar 2012 | Read review
“Don`t bother upgrading if you have to stay here.”
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