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Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 22 July 2016

What a fabulous surprise! Residenza Ariosto was prefect for our weekend in Bologna - excellent value, fantastically positioned, absolutely spotless, light, comfortable and unexpectedly spacious, with a generous-sized bathroom and bedroom. The bed is large and comfortable, cupboard space is ample and the kitchen is really well-equipped. And the staff! Wow! They were truly impressive; warm, welcoming and amazingly helpful.

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Berkshire
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22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 17 June 2016

This apartment is wonderful. Beautifully spacious, airy, well equipped and spotlessly clean. It is also in a very central location on a lovely street. We enjoyed our couple of days here and the apartment enhanced our visit to Bologna immensely. The staff were friendly and helpful. Andrea met us at the agreed time, and helped with our cases. He talked... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

This apartment was perfect for our 2 night stay in Bologna. The staff met us at the apartment for checkin! They were SO friendly, professional and informative, sharing with us the places they eat at and fun things to do/see! Communication prior to checkin was timely and informative. Having a rental car, we first thought we'd drive into the old... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Clean, well equipped basic apartment. It's in a great location five minutes stroll from Piazza Maggiore. Everything you need is here, it's not been styled it's more functional. Having previously stayed in hotels in Bologna I really enjoyed the accessibility and flexibility of this apartment. It was great value and Salvo was very helpful.

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 June 2016

We stayed two nights and loved the appartment set in a historic old building so you looked like a local. The amenities were really good especially happy that it had a washing machine as we had been travelling for a few weeks. Will return and recommend to friends.

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Miami Beach, Florida, Usa
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Our one-bedroom apartment was modern, clean and had everything we needed for a two day stay. The Piazza Maggiore is 5 minutes away and there are excellent restaurants, shops and sights all around the apartment. The airport bus stop and railway station are both easy walking distance.

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Thank Sharon A
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4 reviews
Reviewed 11 June 2016

The room is very long and the WC/bathroom is one end and the bedroom the other. I found the wi fi poor. Very slow. There was no sense of design with the furniture looking like something thrown together. It was dark and with people in the place upstairs very noisy. BUT. It was a great place for one night. The... More 

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Thank Barry F
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 10 June 2016

We stayed here for one week. We were greeted by the owner after calling him 30 mins. before our arrival. The owner was very friendly and helpful. The apartment was supplied with all the equipment you could hope for including clean towels. The apartment was very clean and instructions were provided where required. The rooms are big and spacious. We... More 

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Islamabad, Pakistan
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10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 June 2016

Stayed there in one room apartment for two nights in May 2016. Lovely and spacious apartment. Wish could have stayed more. Apartments are on the second floor. Rooms are big with all facilities. However could do with a mirror in the room

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Lytham St Annes, England, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

As per the title a great location and very friendly owner who gave us some great local restaurant tips. Only downside was the noise from the noise from pipes in our room (presumably waste from upstairs) and the noisy courtyard. It wouldn't put us off going back but might if you were a light sleeper. Fantastic deli/wine shop 100 yds... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Residenza Ariosto features modern apartments with an LCD TV and free Wi-Fi access. It is located in central Bologna, 200 metres from Bologna Cathedral and a 10-minute walk from Bologna Train Station.Housed on the first floor of an historical building, apartments at the Ariosto are provided with air conditioning, a CD player and ironing facilities. The kitchen or kitchenette is modern and fully equipped, including tea/coffee-making facilities.Buses stop next to Ariosto Residenza and link with Bologna Station and the city’s exhibition centre. The Towers of Bologna are 400 metres away.Apartments: 6 ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residenza Ariosto

Address: Via Marsala 11, Bologna, Italy
Region: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna > San Vitale
Price Range: €76 - €225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Residenza Ariosto 2*
Number of rooms: 6
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“All rooms easily accessible by lift”
 of 5 bubbles sue58992, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms on same floor, double glazed windows can be shut if you want silence.”
 of 5 bubbles nelsonlk, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Our window over looked a building under construction, the street cleaner was loud in the mornings but that's city noise for you.”
 of 5 bubbles Bergogirl, 13 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor onto a quiet street”
 of 5 bubbles barryf353, 11 Jun 2016 | Read review
“One bedroom studio apartment was huge!”
 of 5 bubbles 68emman, 9 Nov 2014 | Read review
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