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Metropolitan Hotel

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hotel. Central location. Staff amazing. Jacinta at breakfast friendly and helpful. Sarah at reception thank you. moved room and then moved back again to original room. Don't ask ! but handled superbly by hotel. Would highly recommend this hotel. Loved our courtyard room and roof garden fab can only imagine in good weather. Amazing city would recommend train to...

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hmetro, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Metropolitan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Gpetravel, thanks for your kind words towards our staff and for having recommended to others Tripadvisor's users. Knowing that you appreciate our service will make us very happy and satisfied. We hope to see you again in Bologna in the future, maybe during the spring in order to enjoy to the maximum the view from our roof garden terrace....

San Carlos, CA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Metropolitan Hotel is very convenient in the heart of the city. It is about a 20 minute walk from the train station. The personnel are very friendly, those at the front desk and Cynthia, who works in the breakfast room. It is clean, comfortable, and has good WiFi. access. The only negative is that the 5th floor outdoor deck...

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hmetro, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Metropolitan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Maria, as I have already got to do, thank you for choosing to spend your holiday in our hotel. Thank you also for sharing your experience with the other users of Tripadvisor. We hope to see you again in Bologna in the future, you'll find us here to welcome you, and will be our pleasure for us to help...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a gem! We stayed four nights here for my birthday and enjoyed every minute. The hotel is welcoming, clean. The staff are lovely, suggesting nearby restaurants with delicious regional cooking, and a bonus of helping me with my Italian language. Grazie! Our room on the first floor had everything in it, the most comfortable bed ever and it was...

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hmetro, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Metropolitan Hotel, responded to this review

Kind Gill, thank you for choosing us to spend your birthday in Bologna and for taking the time to share your experience with other travelers. We are very glad that you enjoyed our hotel, our services and our location. You will always be a welcome guest and for us will be a real pleasure to see your progress with the...

Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for EIMA exhibition and normally it is very difficult to find hotels. We ended up here at high price of 225 euros per night. Considering the price, we were skeptical about the hotel. But all went good once we entered, nice people, nice service, amazing room, we had a third bed also, and small room with additional led...

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hmetro, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Metropolitan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sjaju, thanks for choosing to stay in our hotel and for taking the time to share your experience with other travelers. We are very happy to have met your expectations and that you have found useful our location in the city center. As for the ironing service, we are sorry if something did not go on the way you...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

near to bolonga ,quiet hotel very clean room with big bed and big balcony, very helpful staff.. but the price of this hotel it was bit expensive without breakfast, it nice choice for people that can put the hands deep in pocket!

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hmetro, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Metropolitan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Marios, thanks for choosing to stay at our hotel. We are glad that you enjoyed staying with us. Your stay happened to coincide with a major trade fairs that are held in Bologna and then in high season, we also offer cheaper rates in low season. We offer the opportunity to purchase the only stay rate or with breakfast...

Brookeville, Maryland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Modest, modern hotel in a location & at a price that can't be beat. Friendly staff. Quiet. Clean. Bologna is a wonderful city & this is a great base to see the city. The hotel referred us to an excellent wine bar with wines from all over Italy - 2 mins away. Excellent restaurants round the corner.

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hmetro, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Metropolitan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jonathan, thank you for choosing our hotel for your stay in Bologna and thank you for sharing your impressions with other users of Tripadvisor. We are glad that you have enjoyed our location and our services. We try to do the maximum in order to help guests to spend their holiday in Bologna as well as possible and when...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay in this hotel. We had a very large room with separate sitting room and terrace. The staff are very friendly and helpful: they gave us advice and suggested some really good restaurant options for dinner. Breakfast was great with many options. This hotel is very central: all main attractions in Bologna are just a few...

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hmetro, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Metropolitan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Inspiration London, Thank you for being our guest and for sharing your nice review on Tripadvisor. We are very happy that you have appreciated our services. The reception staff always does its best to help our guests to spend time in Bologna and knowing that you have appreciated their advice fills them with joy. We hope to see you...

Reviewed 31 October 2016

We stayed here for 4 nights at the end of October. The hotel is in a great location with a nice local bar right outside and a 5 minute walk from the train station and the main square. The staff are excellent and polite all the time and do whatever they can to help. The hotel is nice and modern...

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hmetro, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Metropolitan Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for have shared your kind words with all of Tripadvisor community. It 's really a pleasure to see that in addition to our structure you liked the spirit in which all the hotel staff works. We are committed to continuing to help our guests to spend in the best way the stay in Bologna, and when we read...

Reviewed 30 October 2016

We really enjoyed our three nights in this slightly quirky hotel. The bed was large and very comfortable and the staff were extremely helpful. Best of all, this hotel is perfectly located to explore one of the world's great walking-around cities. We will be pleased to go back there anytime.

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hmetro, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Metropolitan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Hi D, thanks for the nice words you wrote on Tripadvisor. We are glad you enjoyed our location and our services. We are waiting for the next time in Bologna, a warm greeting from all the staff, Gianclaudio

Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here on a business trip combined with a bit of sightseeing. Beautifully presented breakfast with handmade Halloween cakes that the children in our party loved. Very helpful desk staff. No problem too big. Go up to the roof terrace for a peaceful and relaxing view of the terracotta roofs. Staff will send up a waiter if you tell them...

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Dear PatsyFandango, thank you for sharing your experience with other travelers. Your words are a source of pride for us, because we are happy that you have been good for both business and leisure together with your family. We hope to see you soon in Bologna, will be a pleasure to try to still surprise you with something special for...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Simple, minimalist, inspired to Far East suggestions..Design Hotel in Bologna The Metropolitan Hotel has been completely renovated according to the news hospitality concepts.Modern comforts melt into an exclusive inner design combined to a long tradition of family of Hoteliers.The Metropolitan Hotel is perfectly located in the Medieval city centre of Bologna, in a walking area a few steps from Piazza Maggiore.Exotic flavours from Far East will seduce guests along the enchanting and relaxing atmosphere of the breakfast room to taste several Eastern teas an herbs infusions together with fragrant brioches and a creative selection of fresh fruits.Our Staff will be glad to suggest you the best Restaurants of the City, the most exclusive Shops and Outlet and to arrange your visit to the legendary cathedrals of motors: homeland to Ferrari, Ducati, Lamborghini and Maserati brands.And for those who want to stay in elegant apartments, maintaining the benefits and services of a hotel, are available to the new MET'S APARTMENTSParking at 100mt from the Hotel (price reserved for our customers). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Metropolitan Hotel

Address: Via Dell'Orso 6, 40121 Bologna, Italy
Region: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Bologna > Bologna
Price Range: $137 - $448 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Metropolitan Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
Metropolitan Hotel Bologna
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in Bologna
#7 Family Hotel in Bologna
#11 Romantic Hotel in Bologna
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“Courtyard rooms really nice”
 of 5 bubbles Gpertravel, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room away from the street.”
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“Maybe ask for a back room...”
 of 5 bubbles donaldh476, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are very nice but the suites at the Olive Courtyard and on the roof top are just magic!”
 of 5 bubbles ElizaSweden, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
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