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Paris, France
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Definitely one of the most modern hotels I know in Bologna. Clean and spacious room, comfortable bed, huge TV and large desk for work. Very complete breakfast buffet, kind and fast service. Perfectly functioning wifi in all areas, and a small gym at the top floor with a great view over the city and hills. Location is not great, but...

Thank Alfonso C
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first thing to say about this hotel is that it is situated in the north of the city requiring a lengthy walk to get downtown. Around 10 minutes to reach the end of Via dell' Indipenza and then another 20-25 minutes to reach Piazza Maggiore. Which gets a little tiring after a few days. Give this some consideration as...

Thank Steve B
AC-Hotel_Bologna, Front Office Manager at AC Hotel Bologna, responded to this review

Dear Steve B, thank you very much for the preference accorded to our AC Hotel Bologna for your stay and for the time spent review our hotel. We are sorry that we don't met your expectations during your stay, your feedback is very important for us to improve the services we offer our guests. We confirm we have a shuttle...

Greater Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is ideally located just outside the old city so does not have the added burden of permits and parking restrictions. A short walk (5 minutes) gets you into the old city. Modern hotel, with clean functional rooms and on-site parking. Breakfast were good with a good selection to satisfy all tastes. Bar is very good with snacks provided...

Thank garryh24
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I were visiting Bologna for a look weekend, and booked this hotel as part of the airline package available. I had contacted the hotel before arriving, to ask if they could arrange a cake and bottle of wine for my partners birthday, and when we arrived it was in the room. Off to a great start! We...

Thank aw2010
AC-Hotel_Bologna, Front Office Manager at AC Hotel Bologna, responded to this review

Dear aw2010, Thank you very much for the preference accorded to our Ac Hotel Bologna for your stay and the time spent to review your stay. We are very sorry to hear that your stay was not as you expected. Unfortunately I have to inform you that in this period we don’t have the air conditioned already switched on, in...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely time in Italy, stayed at the AC Bologna and the room was lovely, the breakfast was smashing, only 15 minute walk to train station. Stayed for 3 nights, and 1st day stayed in Bologna which was much, 2nd day took train to Venice which was great and the 3rd day visited Florence which was a short train...

1Thank Rob K
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Big, comfortable beds. Soft pillows. Nice bathtub. Espresso maker in the room. Gigantic flat screen TV. Big windows that open. Efficient service at the front desk. Free parking right outside. It's an easy 15-20 minute walk into town. There's a Lidl right across the street - for 5 euros we bought breakfast of bread, croissants, cheese, mortadella, yogurt, fruit. We...

Thank 987karin333
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Picked bologna as a new place for a weekend and it is fantastic - food and buildings are amazing. Selected this hotel as part of Marriott group and used points to pay so no cost pretty much. Hotel is about a 20 minute walk from the centre of bologna - 5 mins through a residential area, 5 mins on a...

Thank HaddockUk
AC-Hotel_Bologna, General Manager at AC Hotel Bologna, responded to this review

dear Haddock thank you for your review, I'm glad that your stay in Ac Hotel Bologna by Marriott had reach your expectation and we hope to have you back in a next future best regards Cornelia Giordani General Manager

Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Length of stay: 6 nights Room type: Deluxe Location: reasonable; about 900 m walk from Bologna Congress Centre; about 1.5 km from old city centre. Amenities: WiFi (complimentary when booked through Marriott website); in-room dining; fitness centre; in-room espresso machine Nearby: Lidl & EuroSpar supermarkets Pros: Clean, well-kept rooms. WiFi speeds certainly above average for a mid-range business hotel. Slippers...

1Thank jyunkim
AC-Hotel_Bologna, Front Office Manager at AC Hotel Bologna, responded to this review

Dear jyunkim, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts. We appreciate you bringing it to our attention. We will share your message appropriately within the organization. Sincerely, Riccardo Sottile Front Office Manager AC Hotel Bologna acbologna@ac-hotels.com +39051377246

Lennox Head, Australia
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I booked this hotel thinking that it was close to the central part of Bologna. However, it is about a 25 min walk from the tourist centre and about 15 mins to the rail station. It is in a fairly undeveloped area and as a woman travelling by herself, I was a little nervous walking to and from there. The...

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AC-Hotel_Bologna, General Manager at AC Hotel Bologna, responded to this review

Dear annbarnes220 Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts regarding this issue. We appreciate you bringing it to our attention. We will share your message appropriately within the organization. Sincerely, CORNELIA GIORDANI General Manager Ac Hotel Bologna Srl direc.acbologna@ac-hotels.com 051 377246

Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

The AC is a decent budget hotel, a little out of town (wrong side of the train station) in an underdevelopped area. The hotel is however relative new, clean, with good wifi and ok breakfast. The rooms at the front are a little noisy though, due to traffic.

Thank McStea

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This Urban Design Hotel is located next to Bologna Fiera, close to Via Stalingrado, Viale Aldo Moro and Piazza della Costituzione. AC Hotel Bologna is just 10 minutes walking distance from central station High Speed Trains entrance, 15 minute by car from the Airport and allows easy access to public transportation. AC Hotel Bologna enjoys a perfect location for business and tourism, next to Bologna Exhibition Centre and the historic center of the city with its Art and Beauty: Piazza Maggiore Square, Neptune Fountain, the Two Towers and Pinacoteca Nazionale. Wireless Internet available in common areas, in-room minibars, room service, reading lamps, 24H fitness center, and AC Bar. Relax in the AC Hotel Bologna's Turkish bath before a meal of Bolognese culinary traditions in our restaurant. Buy everything you may need during your journey at our easily accessible My Market area near reception. The hotel also features three exquisitely designed event rooms for meetings or celebrations. ... more   less 

Additional Information about AC Hotel Bologna

Address: Via Sebastiano Serlio 28, 40128 Bologna, Italy
Region: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna
Price Range: $30 - $246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — AC Hotel Bologna 4*
Number of rooms: 121
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#26 Luxury Hotel in Bologna
#30 Romantic Hotel in Bologna
#35 Business Hotel in Bologna
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“Presumably during warm weather, the rooms lower down will be cooler. I was on the 5th floor and it was very warm due to lack of AC!”
O7962HEsteveb, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“East side rooms do not get the afternoon sun and face away from the city thereore marginally quieter. View is not as good.”
garryh24, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Stop at a different hotel”
aw2010, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a rear facing room as they should be quieter.”
annbarnes220, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Take a good pijama's as the rooms are pretty cold.”
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RitinhaB, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
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