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I Portici Hotel

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Tralee, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

when we arrived, there was a problem with electricity on the 3rd floor so they relocated us for one night to the Hotel Internazionale (excellent hotel). they couldn't have more apologetic. On our return the next day, we were given a room upgrade. Hotel location is great, room was lovely, breakfast good rather than great, would definitely stay again

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Newnan, Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms were very large and overlooking a very busy avenue. Notified personnel several times about the rooms being too hot and having to keep the window open. The noise from the street below was deafening. The central location makes it very easy to visit the major attractions of a most beautiful city.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel is very well located, 5 minutes walking from the train station and less then 10 from Piazza Maggiore, so you don't need the car to visit the city. We had a standard room; modern, extremely clean, well equipped just a little bit too small. There are no reasons to not recommend this hotel.

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Bollington - England
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I so like this hotel, I now ask for the same room each visit. And being able to use the hotels car park is so convenient. A previous post complained it's expensive. Well if you begrudge paying Euros 25 a night, use the big underground car park where the market is located. The breakfast is excellent, and after a few...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice hotel, very good staff. Rooms have extremely high ceilings and feel very nice. Near very good restaurants and local places of interest. A free welcome glass of wine on first night went down well. Would recommend.

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IPorticiHotelBologna, Responsabile reception at I Portici Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Don, thank you for sharing your opinion about your recent stay with us! We hope to welcome you back here soon! Best regards, Simone Gentile - Front Office Manager

Athens
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at Il Portici at the end of February. Hotel was clean, staff polite and helpful, breakfast ok, breakfast area very beautiful with live music from an harp. Room was very nice with hand painted wall and ceiling .

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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, good size room, everything was great. Good price, good location near to bologna centrale and city center. You can drink your wine at second floor and there is a good restaurant next to the hotel

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livingston
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We visited beginning of feb for 3 nights, room was lovely and very clean, however the cleaners cleaned the room and left fresh towels but never once changed the bedding as there was a tea stain id left and it was never changed, we never ate in hotel as prices are sky high, bologne in general is expensive but hotels...

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Space Coast, Florida
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We booked this hotel because it was close to town and an easy walk from the train station. Everything looked brand new. The lobby was very stylish. The breakfast buffet was delicious and the room was very interesting. I've read other less glowing reviews of this hotel, so I guess we were fortunate. I wouldn't hesitate to stay here again....

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Sliema, Malta
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We booked this hotel last minute and online. Arrived there to find this beautiful modern but also classic hotel, with excellent service, very clean, bang in the centre of Bologna & our room was so so pretty! All for €80 a night ! Highly recommend this place!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about I Portici Hotel

Address: dell'Indipendenza, 69, 40121 Bologna, Italy
Region: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna
Price Range: $169 - $1,140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — I Portici Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 27
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Also Known As:
i Portici Bologna
Hotel i Portici
Hotel Style:
#10 Family Hotel in Bologna
#12 Luxury Hotel in Bologna
#15 Business Hotel in Bologna
#18 Romantic Hotel in Bologna
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“Rooms away from the streets”
 of 5 bubbles tonydl2016, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Probably quieter on the backside. But then no views of Independenzia .”
 of 5 bubbles KeithHewitt, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Try to get a room with a view of the park.”
 of 5 bubbles kmarks5586, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Don't stay on the ground floor!”
 of 5 bubbles ningu71, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
“La Terrazza is a great bistrot and seems to cater to Gluten Free is you ask.”
 of 5 bubbles Deancob, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
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