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Starhotels Excelsior
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Viale P. Pietramellara, 51, 40121 Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
+39 051 246 178

€73+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
based on 4,910 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.3
  • 8.6
  • 5.9
  • 5.3

Good to know

  • Comfortable beds
  • Spacious rooms
  • Near city centre
  • Train station is close

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    About

    Location. This 4-star Bologna hotel sits opposite Bologna Centrale railway station in the heart of the city. Parco Montagnola is under 0.4 miles (1 kilometer) away. Guests can stroll Via Rizzoli and see the Fountain of Neptune, 0.8 miles (1.3 kilometers) south.

    Hotel Features. Starhotels Excelsior features elegant, contemporary design. Avorio restaurant offers traditional local dishes and courtyard views. The restaurant also serves a full American breakfast buffet daily. Fondente bar is on site.

    5 meeting rooms, some featuring natural light, accommodate groups ranging from 30 to 220 people. The hotel offers a business center, complimentary wireless Internet access in public areas, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby.

    Guests can find art, photography, and design books in the onsite library, babysitting/childcare services, and a modern fitness facility. Concierge services are available, and staff can arrange tours, car rentals, and laundry/dry-cleaning services. A safe deposit box is available at the 24-hour front desk. This property includes a parking garage (surcharge).

    Guestrooms. 193 well-appointed guestrooms at Starhotels Excelsior feature dark wood paneling, elegant fabrics, and parquet flooring or fitted carpets. Rooms feature feather beds as well as pillow menus. Air conditioning and remote lighting/drapery/curtain control are provided, and wireless high-speed Internet access is complimentary. Televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, handheld showers, and bidets. Turndown service is offered nightly.

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    AMENITIES

    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Business centre
    • Internet
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Concierge service
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Coffee shop
    • Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
    • Parking (surcharge)
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    based on 4,910 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.1 "City centre within easy reach, said 91%."
      7.9 "Easily accessible by car, said 79%."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.7 "Near to public transport, according to 97%."
      10.0 "Good access to the airport, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.6 "Comfort level is high."
      9.0 "90% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.9 "89% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.6 "86% thought it was pleasantly quiet."
      8.3 "83% liked the big bathroom."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.9 "89% thought the service was very professional."
      7.1 "71% said the reception staff was great."
      8.9 "Housekeeping was great, according to 89%."
      8.6 "86% said the booking process went smoothly."
    • 8.2 "Breakfast is good."
    • 7.3 "Nice rooms."
      9.0 "90% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.0 "80% said rooms were clean."
      8.9 "89% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.3 "83% liked the big bathroom."
      8.0 "80% thought the view was good."
      7.8 "78% found the kitchenette to be good."
    • 5.9 "Average value."
      5.0 "The price was ok for 50%."
    • 5.3 "Internet is average."
    • 3.8 "Wellness & sports facilities were not very nice."
      3.6 "64% didn't like the fitness area."
    • 3.5 "Pool is below average."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    based on 2,896 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.1 "City centre within easy reach, said 91%."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      8.2 "Easily accessible by car, said 82%."
      9.8 "Near to public transport, according to 98%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "Good access to the airport, said 100%."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.7 "87% thought the service was very professional."
      7.5 "75% said the reception staff was great."
      9.0 "Housekeeping was great, according to 90%."
    • 8.6 "Comfort level is high."
      8.9 "89% thought rooms were spacious."
      9.0 "90% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.6 "86% thought it was pleasantly quiet."
      8.2 "82% liked the big bathroom."
    • 8.1 "Breakfast is good."
    • 7.5 "Nice rooms."
      8.9 "89% thought rooms were spacious."
      9.0 "90% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.4 "84% said rooms were clean."
      8.2 "82% liked the big bathroom."
      7.2 "72% were happy with the tv."
      7.7 "77% thought the view was good."
    • 6.3 "Food is average."
      6.0 "Desserts were ok, said 60%."
      6.5 "65% thought the dining experience was appropriate."
    • 6.1 "Average amenities."
      6.1 "61% thought the building was acceptable."
      6.7 "For only 67%, the facilities were new enough."
      5.1 "51% said the architecture was not spectacular."
      6.3 "63% found the grounds not bad."
    • 5.7 "Average value."
      6.6 "Breakfast prices were ok, according to 66%."
    • 5.2 "Internet is average."
    • 3.5 "Wellness & sports facilities were not very nice."
      3.6 "64% didn't like the fitness area."
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    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    based on 883 reviews
    • 8.8 "Location is great."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.1 "City centre within easy reach, said 91%."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.6 "Comfort level is high."
      9.2 "92% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.7 "87% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.4 "84% thought it was pleasantly quiet."
    • 8.5 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.0 "Great service."
      8.6 "86% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.4 "74% said the reception staff was great."
      8.9 "89% thought the service was very professional."
      8.5 "Housekeeping was great, according to 85%."
    • 7.5 "Nice rooms."
      9.2 "92% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.0 "80% said rooms were clean."
      8.7 "87% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 5.8 "Average value."
    • 5.2 "Internet is average."
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    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    based on 147 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 8.5 "Comfort level is high."
      9.1 "91% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.3 "Breakfast is good."
    • 7.4 "Nice rooms."
      8.2 "82% said rooms were clean."
      9.1 "91% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 6.0 "Average value."
    • 5.6 "Internet is average."
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    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    based on 982 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 90%."
      7.3 "Easily accessible by car, said 73%."
      10.0 "Good access to the airport, said 100%."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.4 "74% said the reception staff was great."
      9.1 "91% thought the service was very professional."
      8.8 "Housekeeping was great, according to 88%."
    • 8.5 "Comfort level is high."
      9.1 "91% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.7 "87% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.7 "87% thought it was pleasantly quiet."
      8.2 "82% liked the big bathroom."
    • 7.3 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.4 "Rooms are ok."
    • 6.3 "Food is average."
      6.6 "Desserts were ok, said 66%."
    • 5.7 "Average value."
    • 4.9 "Internet is poor."
      3.9 "61% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Hotel type
    Business Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    Good to know
    "Comfortable beds"
    "Spacious rooms"
    "Near city centre"
    "Train station is close"
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