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Aemilia Hotel

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#4 of 104 Hotels in Bologna
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06/06/2017 07/06/2017
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed in Aemilia Hotel for one night following a family wedding in Loiano. The hotel was very clean and modern and the reception staff were great on arrival and for any questions that our party had. I stayed in one of the Superior rooms on the 5th floor - these rooms were lovely. I had a front view and...

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 January 2017

Location great, less than 10 min walk to the old town. Lovely friendly welcome and a super room, spacious, clean with a large bathroom. Stylish decor, with ample soft seating areas for gathering friends together. Complimentary bottled water + free welcome drinks + 10% discount on restaurant meals when booked direct with hotel. Planning a return visit to Bologna, and...

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aemiliahotel, Assistant Front Office Manager at Aemilia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write this beautiful review and for choosing Aemilia hotel for your recent visit to our city; your kind words are much appreciated. We are pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay, I passed your comment to my colleagues who are delighted with your appreciations. We look forward to welcoming you...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Okay, this is fairly nice hotel but there at just a few uncomfortable things that would have been a deal breaker had I known. 1. If you need a hotel with a fully functioning gym, you should know the gym is a converted hotel room on the 6th floor with 3 very outdated cardio machines and a few weights. 2....

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aemiliahotel, Direttore at Aemilia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you very much for our kind review. About the Gym, I will definitely consider some improvement in the next future, and please accept my excuses for the lack about slippers that we always provide in every room. I just want to highlight that we also have room with bath. Thank you very much for your nice comment...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

A great hotel conveniently situated within 15 minutes of the city. Last visited Bologna 11 years ago and this new hotel I think proves it's popularity. Good room with a giant bed. Always cleaned to a high standard. Breakfast is excellent and staff attentive.

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aemiliahotel, Front Desk at Aemilia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. David, thank you for your fantastic review! We really appreciate your words about the hotel services, especially about the room and its cleanliness, together with the courtesy of our staff. It is reviews like yours that keep us motivated to do our best everyday! We look forward to have you again in our hotel very soon. Best regards...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here for two nights and it was the perfect base for exploring Bologne. The hotel is 10 minutes walk from the historic city centre. The panoramic views from the roof terrace are impressive. The bed was comfortable and we slept well-hotel is located in a quiet street. Staff are friendly,courteous and helpful. Breakfast has a decent selection although...

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aemiliahotel, Front Desk at Aemilia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your detailed review. We are really glad that you enjoyed every aspect of our hotel, it means a great deal to us! Thank you again for taking the time to share your thoughts on TripAdvisor. Regarding the coffee, we would like to share that we have a wide selection of coffee in our...

Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

A clean, comfortable, modern hotel in a quiet location but only 20 minutes walk from the historic centre of Bologna. Fast wi-fi and a good selection at the buffet breakfast. Friendly, helpful staff. Would stay here again.

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aemiliahotel, Front Desk at Aemilia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for the kind review! It is a great pleasure for us reading that your stay here at the Aemilia Hotel was in line with your expectations. Everyday we work hard to reach high standards of customer satisfaction and your review rewards our efforts. We hope to welcome you back here at Aemilia Hotel. Best Regards! Davide...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent 5 nights at this hotel and the experience was consistently excellent. The staff were extremely helpful and friendly. The room was spacious and meticulously cleaned daily. The roof terrace was a delight after a long day sightseeing and the 1st floor bar was very relaxing later in the evening. There was a huge variety of choice for breakfast...

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aemiliahotel, Front Desk at Aemilia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your great review! We really appreciate your words about the hotel services, especially concerning the cleaning of the rooms , the breakfast and our staff always attentive to customer needs and satisfaction. We hope to welcome you soon again in our hotel. Kind regards Davide

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our visit to Aemilia Hotel in Bologna - good sized room and bathroom. Great base to explore the sights of Bologna. We booked direct and got 2 welcome drinks on arrival which was a nice touch. Comfortable beds and good shower. Nice roof terrace with hot tub but we felt that so much more could be done with...

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aemiliahotel, Front Desk at Aemilia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your kind review! We are glad you appreciated our welcome drinks and rooms. About the roof garden, we thank you for your feedback, we will definitively consider some improvements. Regarding the coffee at breakfast, we would like to point out that we have many type of coffee, some on request, so that we can satisfy...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights in a junior suite. Hotel is a little out of the centre but it only took 15 minutes to walk to piazza maggiore under the portions. Room was very spacious and immaculately clean with an enormous and very comfortable bed. Excellent clothes storage, ample minibar and a great shower. Breakfast was adequate. Would not hesitate...

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aemiliahotel, Front Desk at Aemilia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your great review! Our Junior Suites are the best room our hotel has to offer, we really appreciate all your praises, they make us vey proud! We hope to see you again in our hotel and maybe next time you can try out our restaurant Gurmè open all days from h19:00 to h22:30. Kind regards...

New Braunfels, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Hotel Aemilia was a perfect start to a perfect trip thru Italy, Sicily and Spain. The people were very helpful at the Hotel. The rooms were very large and comfortable and finally the breakfast were just outstanding. We found most everything we wanted to see within 10-15 minute walks. We have been to Italy several times and this was...

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aemiliahotel, Front Desk at Aemilia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Kirby, first of all thank you for your very good review that highlights the comfort of the rooms together with our strategic location and the courtesy of our staff. Your positive feedback rewards our daily commitment towards customer care and satisfaction. I hope to be able to welcome you personally on your next visit. Thank you for staying with...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aemilia Hotel fascinates its guests thanks to its marvellous views of the Towers of Bologna and the hills outside the city. It is situated in a silent area 200 metres away from Saint Orsola General Hospital and a few minutes walk to the historical center of Bologna. It offers many services and facilities for your holiday: free of charge fiber-optic WiFi in the rooms and the common areas, roof garden with solarium and Jacuzzi, fitness room, 32 inches satellite LCD TV, minibar and safe deposit box. It is possible to take advantage of a free of charge shuttle bus to Saint Orsola General Hospital. A guarded parking lot is also available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aemilia Hotel

Address: Via Giovanna Zaccherini Alvisi 16, 40138 Bologna, Italy
Region: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna
Price Range: RM434 - RM2,669 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Aemilia Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 124
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Also Known As:
Golden Tulip Hotel Bologna
Golden Tulip Bologna
Bologna Golden Tulip
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Bologna
#3 Romantic Hotel in Bologna
#3 Business Hotel in Bologna
#4 Luxury Hotel in Bologna
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“Quieter floors I think are 5 and 6 and a room at the back of the hotel with views over Bologna are nicer.”
catherinemA9570GJ, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are large by European standards...The roof top is a must go see.”
938kirbyh, 12 May 2017 | Read review
“4th floor and above with a city view”
YorkSue, 7 May 2017 | Read review
“Best view is to the west”
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“The rooms on the top floor have fantastic views of the City and are very quiet. The rooms are of a very good size and well equipped.”
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