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Albergo Garisenda

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#54 of 104 Hotels in Bologna
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14/06/2017 15/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Westchester, NY
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Albergo Garisenda has rooms with high ceilings, ceiling fans, AC, and comfortable beds. Our room was large and sparkling clean and the cost was a bargain. Wi-Fi is free and always works. A light breakfast is included and the Garisenda's cappuccino should not be missed. Albergo Garisenda is a few steps from the two famous medieval towers, the ancient Santo...

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This little hotel is situated in the heart of Bologna's historic center. The rooms are spacious, tidy and complete. The staff is very friendly. Breakfast is simple and plenty of places for breakfast, lunch and dinner can be found in the streets and squares nearby.

Thank Markwin P
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

I preferred taking a taxi to the hotel as I hurt my foot ; the fare was about €7 . There is a lift to the third floor and everything is retro , quaint and cosy. I was given the option of a room with an ensuite but chose one which was larger but shared two bathrooms with other rooms.The...

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Westchester, NY
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We just had a lovely four-night stay at Albergo Garisenda. It is our favorite small hotel in Bologna. The rooms have high ceilings, ceiling fans, AC, and comfortable beds. Wi-Fi is free and always works. A light breakfast is included and the Garisenda's cappuccino should not be missed. Our room was large and sparkling clean and the cost was a...

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Even if the hotel is very well located (near to the city centre, central station...), the owners were not really nice when we arrived we didn't feel like we were welcome... Rooms are not soundproof, you'll hear people talking (even if this is not loud) and particularly, we may hear vaccum like us at 9am..... Remember that they don't speak...

Thank Lucas P
L2408, Responsabile reception at Albergo Garisenda, responded to this review

this guest arrive very late in the night after the time of check-in and make noise for the other guest and we had request to lower the voice and other rumors (hairdryer), I'm sorry for you but we have rule to respect.

Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 11 September 2016

First if you are driving in you must realize that it is in the building complex across the street from the leaning tower (and perpendicular to the Gelateria). Our navigation system struggled but if you walk up the stairs from the main road the location to the lift is on the left before you enter into the passage. The rooms,...

Thank Vinion
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed here and enjoyed it completely The location is perfect you couldn't ask for better (Slight downside is noise from road below ) but have to expect that The owners were extremely accommodating and the breakfast was more than adequate with them trying to help and make sure we were happy We would definitely come back on a future...

Thank Rosiebuckley
Westchester, NY
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Albergo Garisenda is our favorite small hotel in Bologna. The location is excellent, right in the heart of historic Bologna, near the university (founded in 1066), the wonderful shops, the world famous Bolognese restaurants, and the must-see sights. The rooms are immaculately clean with wonderful high ceilings, AC, and comfortable beds. Wi-fi is free and always works. A light breakfast...

1Thank Susan S
Reviewed 21 February 2016

What a great little place this is. It is right in the heart of the city with the most friendly staff you could find. If you want 5 star luxury this is not the place for you butif you want to be near the action then it is ideal.

1Thank zz5659
Leuven, Belgium
Reviewed 1 January 2016

Clean, comfortable and spacious room in a small, family-run hotel in central Bologna with simple Italian breakfast (great cappucchino). The only drawback is that you have to ring the bell to get in and late at night it feels like the have to stay up to let you in - but they said it wasn't a problem at all !

Thank crabbei

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Albergo Garisenda

Address: Galleria del Leone 1, 40125 Bologna, Italy
Region: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna > Santo Stefano
Price Range: €63 - €111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Albergo Garisenda 2*
Number of rooms: 7
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Also Known As:
Garisenda Hotel Bologna
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#33 Romantic Hotel in Bologna
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“Quiet rooms are on the inner courtyard. Outer rooms have great views.”
Dagnini21, 3 May 2017 | Read review
“Courtyard rooms are quiet. Exterior rooms view the medieval towers. For rooms without bath, the two large hallway baths are immaculate.”
Dagnini21, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“always get a room facing the courtyard as it is much quieter”
Vinion, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Inner rooms are very, very quiet. Outer rooms have a view of the famous two towers, which are just a few steps away.”
Dagnini21, 25 May 2016 | Read review
“Can be noisy at weekends but then plenty of people like that.”
zz5659, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
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