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“Functional in good location near the station”
Review of Hotel Regina A.

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Hotel Regina A.
Ranked #6 of 26 Hotels in Bolzano
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This is a medium-sized hotel located very close to Bolzano's central station. From the station it is no more than about 300 meters on the opposite side of the street to get there, so it is good to walk. It is also not far to go to the cable car station to Ritten. It is a few blocks walk to the main square of Bolzano. On the way there you cross a park where many refugees seem to have settled. It felt a bit uncomfortable specially late evenings. It is a fairly traditional hotel but was functional and very affordable.
We had a normal sized air-conditioned room without a balcony and overlooking the train station. The room was a little dark but it was clean and we slept well. The room lacked both safety box and fridge. There was a TV and Wifi was free and worked very well and was fast. The room had a small desk. The bathroom was very small and had a shower.
The breakfast was served from 7:00 and was a buffet. There were unusually many different cakes and pies including a good strudel. There were bacon and scrambled eggs, bread, muesli, cheese. The coffee was served from machines. The breakfast room was very well maintained and kept very clean.
The hotel does not have its own evening restaurant. On the other hand, we received good tips on discounts at some restaurants inside the city of the reception staff.
If you are looking for a hotel close to the station then this is a very good and affordable choice.

  • Stayed: August 2017, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

We stayed one night here on the first night of our biking trip. Our room was on the fifth floor. The lift only goes to the 4th. Room was basic with air-conditioning. I felt the bed was rather uncomfortable and on checking I realised that there was no mattress protector on the mattress. The sheet is straight on top of the mattress. Disgusting! Needless to stay this Hotel definitely doesn't deserve a 3 star status!!

  • Stayed: July 2017, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

Very convenient to the old part of town (great food, see other reviews!). Clean and tidy room, air conditioning (did not expect that), excellent breakfasts.

Bikes had to be locked in a courtyard (locked gate from the street).

  • Stayed: June 2017, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

Right across the road from the train station and the bus stop to Ortisei and the Val Gardena, the hotel's location was just right for our needs. We did not have to lug our bags all over town, just cross the road and it was right there. To get to the old town, we just had to walk about 5 to10min.

We took a quad room on the 5th floor. A bit inconvenient that the lift did not go all the way to the 5th floor so we had to lug the bags up one flight of stairs. Other than that, the room was spacious enough, the bathroom roomy and generously-sized, clean and brightly lit. The beds gave us a comfy night's rest. The free wifi worked very well.

Breakfast was better than the average hotel with a good range. Staff were helpful and full of information. I did not have to visit the TI in Bolzano because the staff could answer all the questions I had. The hotel also gave a coupon for a discount at certain recommended restaurants.

Overall, it is a good business hotel which was functional, met all my needs and was located in a very handy convenient location. I would certainly stay here again when I return. It is excellent value for money.

  • Stayed: June 2017, travelled with family
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

The two big things in Hotel Regina’s favour are location and price. Opposite the main railway station and a five minute stroll to the town centre - what’s not to like? As for price, while not exactly budget-chain level, it is a veritable bargain when compared to some hotels in close proximity - one for example, was triple the price of the Regina. If you wish to spend more for those “little extras”; it’s your money but the Regina supplied our number-one requirement - a decent night’s sleep, at a reasonable cost.

On reading the T.A. reviews, we decided to spend a little more on the room, in order to get a “superior” room on what is claimed to be, the “quiet” side of the hotel - only it wasn’t. Under our window, (room 312), below and to the right,was an industrial air-conditioning unit. Compressor/fan noise from the unit meant that sleeping with the window open was not advisable. Lucky then that the room air-con, (supplied by said unit?), worked well and meant that the window could be closed and the room cool and quiet. As I said, both my wife and I slept like babies, so I don’t want to make too big a deal about this.

The room itself was as described, having been recently renovated to a good standard. There was plenty of hanging space, a sofa, great window blinds that could block out almost all the light and lots and lots of power sockets. Not only that, they didn’t switch-off when we left the room, so devices could be left to charge when you were out. The hotel has decided against the ubiquitous “mini-bar” and instead, opted for vending machines in the lobby. That was just fine with me - as I never use mini-bars. The Wi-Fi was good and did not have any of the irritations you can have with hotel systems. Plus you got the best speed included, not the rip-off in some chain-hotels, with desperately slow "free" Wi-Fi - but faster available, at extra cost.

The bathroom had some complimentary toiletries but I would have swapped them for a shower that worked a little better. Turn on the shower and everything looked fine but when the water reached the correct temperature, the flow reduced to a just-about-useable trickle. It was really weird but not worthy of the hassle of a room change. I would have liked an in-room safe but reception will lock away valuables, should you need to.

Breakfast, as noted by most T.A. reviewers, was a cut-above the usual standard for three-star hotels. A decent selection of cold meat and cheeses, plus a better than average selection of pastries - all of which were replenished regularly - contrary to some reports. Hot beverages were supplied by a better than average machine - juices and cold drinks were OK.

This wasn’t our first trip to Bolzano, so we knew where we wanted to stay and Regina fitted the bill perfectly. There are hotels with an even more enviable location but as I said earlier, these come with a considerable increase in cost. I suppose the bottom line must be that when, (not if), we visit Bolzano again, we will return to the Regina without hesitation.

Room Tip: "Superior" rooms on the North side get some air-con noise.
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  • Stayed: June 2017, travelled as a couple
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Address: Via Renon 1, 39100 Bolzano, Italy
Region: Italy > Trentino-Alto Adige > Province of South Tyrol > Bolzano
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #6 of 26 Hotels in Bolzano
Price Range: €108 - €185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Regina A. 3*
Number of rooms: 48
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