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Starhotels Excelsior

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

€86+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
based on 4,816 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.2
  • 8.4
  • 5.5
  • 4.9

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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    Guest reviews

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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    based on 4,815 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.2 "City centre within easy reach, said 92%."
      7.6 "Easily accessible by car, said 76%."
      9.8 "Near to public transport, according to 98%."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "Good access to the airport, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.4 "Comfort level is high."
      9.0 "90% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.9 "89% said the beds were comfortable."
      7.9 "79% thought it was pleasantly quiet."
      8.2 "82% liked the big bathroom."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.1 "71% said the reception staff was great."
      8.8 "88% thought the service was very professional."
      7.5 "Housekeeping was great, according to 75%."
      8.0 "80% said the booking process went smoothly."
    • 8.2 "Breakfast is good."
      8.1 "81% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 7.3 "Nice rooms."
      9.0 "90% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.9 "89% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.1 "81% said rooms were clean."
      8.2 "82% liked the big bathroom."
    • 5.5 "Average value."
    • 4.9 "Internet is poor."
      3.8 "62% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 4.5 "Pool is below average."
    • 4.2 "Wellness & sports facilities were not very nice."
      4.5 "55% didn't like the fitness area."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    based on 2,792 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%."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to shopping."
      7.9 "Easily accessible by car, said 79%."
      10.0 "Good access to the airport, said 100%."
      9.8 "Near to public transport, according to 98%."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.8 "88% thought the service was very professional."
      7.4 "74% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.4 "Breakfast is good."
      8.0 "80% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 8.2 "Comfort level is high."
      8.6 "86% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.8 "88% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.0 "80% thought it was pleasantly quiet."
      8.1 "81% liked the big bathroom."
    • 7.3 "Nice rooms."
      8.6 "86% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.8 "88% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.1 "81% said rooms were clean."
      8.1 "81% liked the big bathroom."
    • 5.8 "Average amenities."
      5.4 "54% thought the building was acceptable."
      5.9 "For only 59%, the facilities were new enough."
    • 5.5 "Average value."
    • 4.8 "Internet is poor."
      3.9 "61% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 4.2 "Wellness & sports facilities were not very nice."
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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    based on 914 reviews
    • 8.9 "Location is great."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 90%."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.3 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.1 "Comfort level is high."
      9.1 "91% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.4 "84% said the beds were comfortable."
      7.6 "76% thought it was pleasantly quiet."
    • 8.1 "Great service."
      8.6 "86% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.5 "75% said the reception staff was great."
      8.8 "88% thought the service was very professional."
      7.1 "Housekeeping was great, according to 71%."
    • 7.1 "Nice rooms."
      9.1 "91% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.0 "80% said rooms were clean."
      8.4 "84% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 6.1 "Average amenities."
      5.9 "59% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.6 "Average value."
    • 4.8 "Internet is poor."
      3.8 "62% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    based on 144 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 8.5 "Generally very clean."
      8.3 "83% said rooms were clean."
    • 8.3 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.2 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.2 "Nice rooms."
      8.3 "83% said rooms were clean."
      9.1 "91% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 5.6 "Average value."
    • 5.0 "Internet is average."
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    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    based on 963 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.2 "City centre within easy reach, said 92%."
      7.2 "Easily accessible by car, said 72%."
      10.0 "Good access to the airport, said 100%."
      9.8 "Near to public transport, according to 98%."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.3 "73% said the reception staff was great."
      9.0 "90% thought the service was very professional."
      7.5 "Housekeeping was great, according to 75%."
    • 8.4 "Comfort level is high."
      9.0 "90% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.7 "87% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.3 "83% thought it was pleasantly quiet."
      8.1 "81% liked the big bathroom."
    • 7.9 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.9 "Rooms are ok."
      5.4 "For only 54%, the bathroom was ok."
    • 5.4 "Average value."
    • 4.8 "Internet is poor."
      3.6 "64% 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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