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Il Canale Hotel

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Il Canale hotel is situated in the heart of Bologna city center and it overlooks the Aposa river with one of the most evocative glimpse in the city. Just far 300 meters from FS train station and 200 meters from Piazza Maggiore, Il Canale is an enchanting and cosy hotel where thanks to an authentic hospitality and a calm and resting ambience you really feel at home. Recently restored, the hotel has 16 different rooms divided in smoking and not smoking, family and business some suitable to lodge disabled people equipped with every comfort. It 'also a suite with a room entirely suspended on the channel. The buffet breakfast is served in a characteristic vaulted ceiling room where you can see an unusual view of Aposa river. A big terrace, at guests' disposal, offers a breathtaking view of Bologna roofs. In the rooms is available free Wi-Fi. Pet allowed.
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Property amenities
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
1116Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
308Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews piazza maggiore eclectic collection lovely quirky hotel train station travelled by train friendliest hotel room was clean the main tourist attractions check in was a breeze the ground floor the main street huge room reasonable choice central location location is brilliant staff were all very helpful recommend this hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a huge disappointment we had (me and my friends) with regards to our prebooked hotel in Bologna upon arrival, we decided to go out for a quick stroll. Then we found Il Canale by accident! Giuseppe at the reception by that time, and also...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely hotel with central location and close to the station of Bologna. The staff of the hotel went out of their way to make our requests happen. Also excellent and immediate communication before arrival.

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The owners/staff at Il Canale were so wonderful and added so much to our stay in Bologna. They were really helpful with getting around town, and made fantastic restaurant recommendations. We had a memorable meal at Trattoria Oberdan da Mario and even received a discount...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was looking for a hotel in Bologna for 3 nights and started looking on a website, Booking.com. When I started I immediately got a message, "all hotels heavily booked". Whilst looking at Il Canale came another message, " only 1 room left for these...More

Date of stay: December 2017
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Response from Giuseppe G, Proprietario at Il Canale HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Good afternoon Mr. Houston, we are sorry to read your words and it is necessary to replay about your complaints. First of all, everywhere the price of the rooms changes every day and it is absolutely normal that the rates are more high when there...More

Reviewed 18 October 2018

We only stayed here one night but still loved our stay! The location is unbeatable, right in the centre of Bologna. The staff are friendly, the room was great, the bathroom more spacious than we expected and everything was clean. Our room was located on...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank MrsBoonvita
Response from Giuseppe G, Proprietario at Il Canale HotelResponded 1 November 2018

Hi! It is wonderful to read your words!!! We are so happy that you passed a good time here with us and that you appreciated our Hotel. Thanks for your review and we hope to see you again! Kind regards

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Simon P
21 May 2018|
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Response from AKC60 | Reviewed this property |
Yes - no more than a 10 minute walk. The shuttle bus stops at the station; that’s where you need to get off. From there it’s a straight line into the town centre - the hotel’s on your left...
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LisaH1086
14 January 2018|
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Response from Giuseppe G | Property representative |
Dear Lisa we are 150mt far to "Piazza XIII agosto" parking. The cost for 24 hours is 20€. Thankyou for the request. Hotel Il Canale
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Millie Y
29 May 2017|
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Response from Silvia A | Reviewed this property |
I stayed only in double rooms so I regret cannot answer this.
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Room Tips
"We had a ground floor room overlooking the canal which was nice - but be prepared - the weather was warm..."
StormRiderSheffield
25 Sep 2018
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"Downstairs family room is large - easily slept a family of 5"
jen284ever
13 Sep 2018
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"They have small single rooms, which suited my needs perfectly"
caribsail
8 Aug 2018
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"Great location. Affordable price."
Jue222
26 May 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$71 - US$203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
hotel il canaleil canale bologna
LOCATION
ItalyEmilia-RomagnaProvince of BolognaBolognaSan Vitale
NUMBER OF ROOMS
17
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