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Island of Malta, Malta
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Excellently located hotel within 2 minutes from the centre. Staff very helpful, free valet secure parking. Nice breakfast with ample choice. Large room with an ensuite bathroom. Comfortable bed with a view of the square of the station as the address suggests.

Thank Pavia19
Somerville, Massachusetts
Reviewed 24 November 2016

ROOM: small but comfortable. The TV is quite small and there is a quite annoying deficiency of sockets in the wall. The desk is OK but quite dark. The bad is comfortable, the pillows are not. The wallpaper is ugly, old, dirty and should be changed. The batchroom has a good size, shower is OK, but not really clean, with...

Thank morkar
Romsey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Stayed here 2 nights but hope never to need to stay here again. This is a tired, run down place - the carpets are frayed, the wallpaper is damaged in many places and it takes 15 minutes to get any warm water in the shower. Oh, and the wifi is terrible in the room, Its only saving feature is that...

Thank starmanUk
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Small but just fine for one night. Smallish room but clean etc etc. Decent price. Friendly staff. Would stay again for 1 or 2 night stay. Well located. Free breakfast was simple but good. No negatives.

Thank Mdxo8
Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 30 September 2016

This hotel is located just opposite the railway station and it is convenient when early in the morning you have to continue your trip to Certosa di Pavia or somewhere else. It is not that chic and new, however all necessary amenities for a three star hotel are available, even a pair of hotel slippers: a pleasant trifle. Unfortunately the...

Thank Keera
Lake Macquarie, Newcastle, NSW
Reviewed 17 September 2016

The reception area was very pleasant and our welcome was very friendly & efficient. Our room was a good size with a comfortable bed and a private balcony and the bathroom was spotless, nice and also had a private balcony. The breakfast was very nice & the waiting staff helpful. The hotel was well located and it was a pleasant...

Thank Mojito12
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Our son was studying at Pavia Uni for the year and went to visit. Pavia is a small but beautiful town. The hotel was bery comfortable staff couldn't have been more friendly and accomodating. Very nice room and lovely breakfast. Already recommended it to others.

Thank Orrof22
Monaco-Ville, Monaco
Reviewed 2 December 2015

The hotel was booked by a travel agent in Zurich for me and it was well below what I was expecting. The hotel is tired and dirty and really needs a total overhaul. The aircon mad really strange noises and the smell was musky. It was not expensive but not suited to me.

Thank Lechiffre1
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Unfortunately we stayed 2 nights. The aircon rattled the first hour of operation like mad, the remote control reached only 1 meter of distance, the 2 big aircon converter units on the balcony (for the whole floor) made our sleep miserable the whole night. The neigbor in the adjacent appartment added with loud conversation to our displeasure. I cannot recommend...

Thank Rudi S
Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

I been there for 5 days, I had a training to perform in APT milan. close to the trainstation the access to all around italy is easy! The accommodation is not bad for a 3star hotel and the people are kind! the access to wifi also is good!

Thank Beuguebamba

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Hotel Excelsior

Address: Piazzale della Stazione 25, 27100 Pavia, Italy
Region: Italy > Lombardy > Province of Pavia > Pavia
Price Range: £62 - £102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 184
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“Excellent helpful staff.”
 of 5 bubbles Pavia19, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Choose other hotel...”
 of 5 bubbles marcof680, 25 May 2014 | Read review
“Book a room in an other hotel.”
  • Mold around the bathroom window
  • Wall coming through the wallpaper . . . . .
  • Mold in the shower cabin
  • Broken closed
 of 5 bubbles deliened, 31 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Go upstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles AmodD_13, 8 Dec 2013 | Read review
“Ask for a room with balcony. The upper floors rooms offer a great sight from the balcony, if you like to watch the old city rooftops.”
 of 5 bubbles Jazzumbo, 28 May 2012 | Read review
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