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Royal Hotel Carlton

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#17 of 104 Hotels in Bologna
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Toronto
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for an evening massage after trying numerous times to call with constant busy signal. Got an appointment through front desk. Facilities were outstanding but massage quality was one of worst treatments I have ever received. Oil is squirted on you like mustard on a hot dog. The container even burped a few times like a mustard container. Was told...

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Ploiesti, Prahova, Romania
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice hotel but it is not wow. Nothing to surprise you. Will need some refurbishment & implicit investments. This will give a more attractive view & looks. Very convenient location being near to train station .

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dfw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Italy for Neridronate treatment for my CRPS - if you know anyone that has it please let them know. They are starting trials in the US but it really works. We stayed 2.5 weeks at 4 different hotels. This is the last hotel & we were so ready to go home. Pro's Beds are ok Breakfast buffet...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2017

The hotel is nice, bit old fashion where the shower is over the bath. it needs updating. the staff are polite and nice. but for a business service I would not recommend them. I asked for an iron so that I could be ready for a meeting. they advised they can't and don't offer to give them out. but you...

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General M, Direttore generale at Royal Hotel Carlton, responded to this review

Dear Guest, first of alla I would like to thank you about you review, we really take care to each suggestion to improve our services and performance. Unfortunately due to security reasons we cannot provide a self ironing tool in the room, but our staff is available to assist you during the service time. I hope to welcoming you once...

Hove, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights and found the hotel to be excellent. The best things were the generous room size, balcony, large comfortable bed, silk upholstered walls, friendly staff and fantastic breakfast. The hotel is clean, quiet and in a good location. We were able to walk all around the city from here. Would highly recommend and, if we...

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General M, Direttore generale at Royal Hotel Carlton, responded to this review

Dear Guest, first of all I would like to thank you for this excellent review about Royal Hotel Carlton. We are really proud to have fully satisfied your expectations and to be suggested by you to all Trip Advisor users. With my best regards, Michele Palma

Almere, The Netherlands
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

I have stayed here 1 night. Room is not huge, but clean and the bed sleeps well. The hairdryer in the bathroom is worthless but the reception provided me a "normal" one. Staff is very friendly. Breakfast is ok although the croissant are not baked on the "French" way.

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General M, Direttore generale at Royal Hotel Carlton, responded to this review

Dear Guest, first of all I would like to thank you for this excellent review about Royal Hotel Carlton. We are really proud to have fully satisfied your expectations and to be suggested by you to all Trip Advisor users. With my best regards, Michele Palma

Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Internet is very poor no tea maker . Clean room calm friendly staff near city center in hotel no good catalog for guide passengers no map in room and in winter cold but sky Tv available and was good by

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General M, Direttore generale at Royal Hotel Carlton, responded to this review

Dear Ayam, thank you for your review about Royal Hotel Carlton. We are happy to know your full satisfaction about our staff, our clean service, our location and our TV service. Concerning your suggestions we will take care of to improve our performances and provide you a better service during your next stay in Bologna. Best regards, Michele Palma

Quincy, Massachusetts
Reviewed 4 January 2017

While the decor style is traditional, and somewhat dated, the accomodations, food, and service are very modern and comfortable. The front desk, specifically Nicki, was quite helpful. Their command of the english languarge and willingness to use it was good. The bellmen were excellent, and there was a bottle of champagne and fresh fruit, etc. in our room (a suite)...

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General M, Direttore generale at Royal Hotel Carlton, responded to this review

Dear Ray, first of all I would like to thank you for this excellent review about Royal Hotel Carlton. We are really proud to have fully satisfied your expectations and to be suggested by you to all Trip Advisor users. With my best regards, Michele Palma

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent service, location and breakfast. Stylish 'Italian' decor with comfortable rooms. Modern gym. In room safe. 15 min bus ride from airport, tickets cost €6 per person. Get off at train station, 5 min walk to hotel. Highly recommend this centrally located hotel.

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General M, Direttore generale at Royal Hotel Carlton, responded to this review

Dear Eva, first of all I would like to thank you for this excellent review about Royal Hotel Carlton. We are really proud to have fully satisfied your expectations and to be suggested by you to all Trip Advisor users. With my best regards, Michele Palma

Oxford, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 December 2016

I stayed here for a few days on a recent business trip. Very welcoming hotel with comfortable rooms and very helpful staff. Breakfast was very good - great selection of items and good quality. Did not use the restaurant as I ate out with colleagues.Good location - 15 minute pleasant walk from the centre of the old city. Would definitely...

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General M, Direttore generale at Royal Hotel Carlton, responded to this review

Dear Paul, first of all I would like to thank you for this excellent review about Royal Hotel Carlton. We are really proud to have fully satisfied your expectations and to be suggested by you to all Trip Advisor users. With my best regards, Michele Palma

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Ristorante Neoclassico - Royal Hotel Carlton
Ristorante Neoclassico - Royal Hotel Carlton
Cuisines: Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Royal Hotel Carlton

Address: Via Montebello 8, 40121 Bologna, Italy
Region: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna
Price Range: $183 - $773 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Royal Hotel Carlton 4*
Number of rooms: 244
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Also Known As:
Royal Hotel Bologna
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Bologna
#10 Luxury Hotel in Bologna
#13 Family Hotel in Bologna
#14 Business Hotel in Bologna
#22 Romantic Hotel in Bologna
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