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    Grand Hotel Elite

    Via Aurelio Saffi 36, 40131 Bologna, Italy
    011 39 051 645 9011
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    • Excellent24%
    • Very good45%
    • Average20%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible4%
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    “city centre” (33 reviews)
    “the bus” (23 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 5 weeks 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 12 December 2017

    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 11 December 2017 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 29 November 2017

    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

    Thank Heiko H
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$67 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #9 Best Value Hotel in Bologna
    • #33 Luxury Hotel in Bologna
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 106
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    • Location
    • Italy >
    • Emilia-Romagna >
    • Province of Bologna >
    • Bologna
    • Also Known As
    • Grand Hotel Bologna
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    1JaneE
    18 December 2017|
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    Response from Just Another T | Reviewed this property |
    BLQ bus from Airport it takes you in front of the hotel for 6€. Or you can get out from the parking of the Airport, walk 5 minutes to the local bus stop called "Bira" and take buses 81 or 91, for 1,20€ . It leaves you at the... More
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    7 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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    "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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