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Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel has an excellent position, in the heart of the old town, within five minutes walk from piazza Maggiore. Very good value for the money. We booked a double room, but they gave us a bigger one, with three beds, for free, because we were travelling with our three year old son. However, the room was clean but the...

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Checked out of here on 5th March, having stayed 5 days. When you walk into the foyer, and look to your left into the lounge area, you will be pleasantly surprised. It is a beautiful characterful building, alas it doesn't extend to upstairs. We were on the first floor. The corridors are very bleak indeed, the room (ours) was certainly...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Super location and super service. Staff extremely helpful. Old, but cleaned thoroughly daily. Like travelling back in time. Cinema next door noisy, but after a few days one forgets. Would go again.😀.

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

The staff was great, very helpful and friendly. And the price is definitely a plus for a hotel in the heart of the central city. But rooms are barely adequate and the place needed an update 20 years ago.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

We arrived at the hotel without having made a booking and during their high season and they managed to rearrange rooms so we could stay for 3 nights. The location is perfect and the staff are very friendly. Our room was basic (it was all they had left) but quiet and it had a nice big bathroom. They moved us...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2016

this hotel is very tired and run down. badly in need of an upgrade. rooms very dormitory like and small. good central location. breakfast room very small and not always a table free the food is not replenished enough as you had to keep asking and if you take a late breakfast there is nothing on offer

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Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 7 November 2016

The hotel is located ideally by one of the main streets. It`s close to the major points of interest, attractions, train station and bus from the airport. The atmosphere is a classic hotel with the revolving door, large big furniture lobby, high ceilings and tiny elevators.The staff are really friendly and kind, we arrived before midday and were able to...

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Very well located for central Bologna. Free wi-fi worked fine. Staff helpful and friendly. Clean. The hotel is not without charm but feels very dated. The rooms were clean but could benefit from modernisation - particularly the lighting. Only one obvious electrical socket free. The breakfact room got very crowded. Ok breakfast but nothing special. No bar - only coin...

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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

When you come to this place, you think you are caught in an italian film from days gone by. Everything reminds you that this hotel once was a palace. They still try to keep it going, so do not expect modern luxury but a style that once was great. Rooms were clean and well looked after, w-lan did work in...

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I happen to like places that are not a chain and not like every other place. This tired lady from the past is, I think, charming with her long, long hallways, solid furniture and eager hard-working staff. Yes, the carpets are stained (with every stain showing serious attempts to clean it) the lighting either too bright or too dim, the...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Hotel Palace

Address: Via Monte Grappa 9/2, 40121 Bologna, Italy
Region: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna
Price Range: $91 - $382 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Palace 3*
Number of rooms: 110
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“Upper floor (3rd) rooms have access to a really nice terrace. Rooms are quite quiet in general.”
 of 5 bubbles tsvetanka_mavrodieva, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“ask for a room on the 3rd floor for a bit of a view, but no street noise. Possibly also 4th floor, but 5th does not have view-type windows”
 of 5 bubbles nycexpatagain, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“pref not at the front of hotel just a bit noisy at night from a few bars -”
 of 5 bubbles GOONERGONNAGETYA, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Do not book this hotel”
 of 5 bubbles WCV85, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a balcony. There is safe downstairs the hotel can keep your valuables for free, ask them.”
 of 5 bubbles 52okc, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
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