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Royal Hotel Carlton

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Reviewed 17 September 2016

The hotel lovely to stay in. Close to Bologna. Food good. WiFi really awful. Kept disconnecting constantly and no connection at all in conference rooms. Very disappointed with this when trying to work on a business trip.

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

Dear Guest, I would first like to thank you for expressing your opinion on Royal Hotel Carlton. We will take care your suggestion to improve our services. Usually our wifi it works fast in each rooms and along the congress center, but I hope that you told your problem to our desk and received our assistance from our helpful staff....

Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 September 2016

This hotel is in a good location between the central railway station and the central hustle and bustle of bologna old city centre.It is a modern looking business hotel which is in contrast to the dark wood and chandelier interior and feels like money has not been stinted on the decor.it is primarily a business hotel but as mentioned the...

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

Dear Guest, thank you for this excellent review about Royal hotel Carlton, me and my staff will be very motivated to read your opinion about us. We are proud to have fully satisfied your expectations and we hope to welcoming you for your next stay in Bologna. Best regards, Michele Palma

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Our room was lovely - really spacious and well-appointed. A very nice hotel with good breakfast and free wifi. The hotel is in a convenient position - maybe a 10 minute walk to the centre of town. I accompanied my husband who was on a business trip and it suited us well - I could go into town whilst he...

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

Dear Jaqueline, thank you for this excellent review about Royal hotel Carlton, me and my staff will be very motivated to read your opinion about us. We are proud to have fully satisfied your expectations and we hope to welcoming you for your next stay in Bologna. My best regards, Michele Palma

Taichung, Taiwan
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I was staying for business fair in Bologna. First of all, it is quite decent place to stay over 4 or 5 days. Great breakfast served but WIFI not good enough. Two old elevators but they are working ok. Each room has private balcony at least two room we had stayed. Location is the best and room space is quite...

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

Dear Chuck, thank you for this excellent review about Royal hotel Carlton, me and my staff will be very motivated to read your opinion about us. We are proud to have fully satisfied your expectations and we hope to welcoming you for your next stay in Bologna. My best regards, Michele Palma

Epsom, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Well located - central enough for restaurants shops etc but out of the centre so very spacious grounds Nice verandas for sittimg in the sun Great service eberywhere especially main bar Good breakfast included - nice rooms

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

Dear Guest, thank you for this excellent review about Royal hotel Carlton, me and my staff will be very motivated to read your opinion about us. We are proud to have fully satisfied your expectations and we hope to welcoming you for your next stay in Bologna. My best regards, Michele Palma

Kirklareli, Turkey
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Hotel location is heart of the city , you can walk on the independenza street an reach most popular historical buildings.Rooms are very clean and comfortable.All personnel very very kind and helpfull. You can live mediterrenian hospitality here.

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

Dear Nedim, thank you for your lovely review about the Royal Hotel Carlton, we are proud to know that you have been fully satisfied from our services. Please don't hesitate to contact us for your next reservation in Bologna, our staff will be at your disposal to propose a customized stay. Best regards, Michele Palma

Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 18 June 2016

The Hotel is located Close to the Bologna main Station and easily accessible by walking or car. The garden area (bar) is the highlight of the Hotel, the rooms are clean and good for a stay but old fashioned. The breakfast buffet includes a variety of Italian and European type dishes. The Hotel is rather overpriced for what it offers.

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

Dear Guest, thank you for your review about Royal Hotel Carlton, it's good to know that there were non negatives during your stay. Concerning our prices I don't think we are overpriced for what we offer, because we offer more staff, more maintenance, more assistance, more safety, more dishes on breakfast, a beautiful SPA branded by Clarins, a Grand Carte...

Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Good hotel but very very bad wifi nearly useless . Good room and breakfast . Good location very near the center. Missing some more smiling from the staff. The hotel has swimming pool and private parking. Watch out for the handicap parking yellow parking area.

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review about the Royal Hotel Carlton, we will take your suggestions very careful to improve our services and attitude. Looking forward to welcoming you once again in Bologna, please don't hesitate to contact us directly to customize your next stay. Best regards, Michele Palma

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Stayed as part of a great rail holiday and could not fault vey grand entrance hall and also a good location for the town which I would say was a good 15 minute walk with plenty of place to eat and drink. The rooms in the hotel were of a very high standard and very comfy the gardens were very...

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

Dear Brian, Thank you for your nice review about the Royal Hotel Carlton, our staff will be so motivated. We are happy to know that you have been satisfied and you could spent an enjoyable stay in Bologna. Please don't hesitate to contact us directly for your next reservation. Best regards, Michele Palma

Brentwood, Essex
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Whilst the hotel does not have very much character, having been built in the 1970s and designed principally for the business community, it does provide very spacious rooms for a very reasonable price (especially compared to the hotels in the city centre). Our bed was very large and extremely comfortable. The only drawback was that the air-con could have been...

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for your lovely review about the Royal Hotel Carlton and to suggest our hotel to all Trip Advisor's users. We are proud to know that you appreciated our services and our professionality, than we remain at your disposal for the future reservations you may require. Best regards, Michele Palma

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Breakfast
  • 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: $182 - $783 (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
#9 Luxury Hotel in Bologna
#13 Family Hotel in Bologna
#14 Business Hotel in Bologna
#22 Romantic Hotel in Bologna
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