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Art Hotel Commercianti

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I proposed to my girlfriend on our weekend break in Bologna. I spoke to reception about organising transportation to the location where I was going to propose. The receptionist said that hopefully she says "yes" and that the hotel would like to provide a complimentary bottle of champagne 'on the house'. I had thought of asking and paying for a...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The warm welcome at Reception ushered in caring and efficient service, all staff were very helpful. Central location amazingly quiet and very convenient. Excellent range of choices at breakfast. Old fashioned feel of hotel is in harmony with elegance and stylishness of Bologna. Plenty of storage space in bedroom, although would have liked more floor space in bedroom.

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Gentilissimo Richard, grazie per la bellissima recensione che ci ha lasciato. A presto!

Rome, Italy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything about this hotel is great! Clean, nice rooms, great staff. The typical Italian breakfast may not please everyone but come on, you are in Italy. Only minor detail: the walls are not thick, so bring earplugs if you wake up easily at night.

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Grazie per la bella recensione che ci ha lasciato. Un saluto da Bologna!

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect base camp for city - brilliant location - everything walkable. Low key, beautiful rooms - superior room had lovely balcony overlooking cathedral. Great service, staff really friendly and helpful. Sumptuous breakfast.

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Gentilissimo Sig. Tony, la ringraziamo per la sua recensione, siamo molto contenti che l'Hotel le sia piaciuto, che abbia trovato...

Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is in a great location with everything in walking distance. The room was quite spacious with a little seated area opposite the sofa bed. Housekeeping were wonderful and very helpful. Breakfast was superb with fantastic choice. I would say that it is impossible to have the window open at night as it is very noisy and like being...

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Gentilissima Ospite, ci dispiace molto che sua figlia si sia sentita male durante il vostro soggiorno a Bologna. Ho chiesto...

Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff at this wonderful hotel always went out of their way to make our stay as pleasent as possible. Our room was spotless and had every amenity one could expect. In addition, the hotel is just steps from the old city center which made our tour of the city even more convenient.

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Gentilissima Sig.ra Charlotte, la ringrazio molto per i complimenti che ha fatto al nostro personale e all'Hotel. Diamo sempre il...

Newport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Hotel Commercianti for our wedding anniversary in August and booked a large suite. The hotel doesn't have a kitchen! No hot food, the same dull buffet breakfast of pastries every day. The bar, and I use the term as I have no words to describe the facility here, is apauling. In fact there is no bar...

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Gentilissimo Ospite, ci ricordiamo bene del suo soggiorno. Purtroppo c’è stata un’incomprensione con la Receptionist in turno quando avete richiesto...

Berkeley
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Very old, historic charm--beauty, really. Room overlooking the cathedral and location right next to old square, right near the Quadrilatero. Quiet, efficient service. Breakfast is included and was one of the best spreads we found in Europe. Great updated large bathroom. The bed may have been the most comfortable we found in a month-long trip. Can't recommend this place more...

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Grazie di cuore! Siamo felici che si sia trovato così bene, torni presto a Bologna, un saluto dal centro storico!

Edgartown, Massachusetts
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Nice hotel. Very central location. We had a suite which was comfortable with an up scale bathroom. Very clean. Breakfast was good too in an interesting basement room with beautiful intersecting vaulted ceiling.

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Grazie per la bellissima recensione! torni presto a Bologna!

Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The hotel is very elegant and my room was beautiful: high ceiling, fine decorations and a nice view on San Petronio's cathedral. The king size bed was extremely comfortable and I really liked the green marble of the bathroom. Besides, the room was extremely quiet and clean. The breakfast is reach and of very high quality. In particular, what I...

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Grazie per la bellissima recensione che ha scritto sul nostro Hotel. Torni presto a Bologna, un saluto da Piazza Maggiore!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the shadow of San Petronio, right in the heart of medieval Bologna, the Hotel Commercianti boasts a centuries-old history closely linked with that of Bologna's historical centre--never stagnant, but in continuous transformation. Its buildings, piazzas, and establishments are constantly have been constantly readapted and remodelled over the centuries, and yet regardless of this long history, the city continues to mirror the spirit of the Bolognese people of the 16th century. For the style of hospitality and the high quality of service, Commercianti was awarded the "Stanze Italiane" by Touring Club Italiano, a prize reserved to just four hotels in Italy. And you can choose also Art Studio Commercianti: they are located in an elegant building in Via D'Azeglio - famous for the most exclusive shopping centers - with a view over the main monuments of the city. Connected to Commercianti Art Hotel **** which is situated just a few meters away and which you can refer to for all your needs, they offer contemporary design solutions and every comfort. Furnished with refinement and extreme attention to detail and equipped with every comfort, they are the optimal solution for medium - long term stays in the heart of Bologna. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Art Hotel Commercianti

Address: Via De' Pignattari 11, 40124 Bologna, Italy
Region: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna
Price Range: €126 - €261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Art Hotel Commercianti 4*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
Art Hotel Bologna
Hotel Style:
#7 Luxury Hotel in Bologna
#16 Romantic Hotel in Bologna
#26 Business Hotel in Bologna
#29 Family Hotel in Bologna
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