Royal Hotel Carlton - Bologna

Via Montebello 8, Bologna, Italy, 40121  show map
 4 stars
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Royal Hotel Carlton - Bologna

Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Welcome drink

Shuttle

Paid city shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Back massage

Reflex massage

Head massage

Full body massage

Steam room

Turkish bath

Spa & wellness center

Overview

The 4-star Royal Hotel Carlton offers soundproof rooms in Lame district of Bologna. Built in 1973, the hotel is a combination of traditional architecture and contemporary facilities.

The city center is 20 minutes' walk of the property. Such Bologna sights as Teatro Arena del Sole, Via Indipendenza and Porta Lame are all within reach.

Apart from proximity to trade fairs and exhibition centers, this hotel offers a banquet hall, a movie projector and a meeting room.

Royal Hotel Carlton lies within 10 minutes’ drive to Guglielmo Marconi airport.

Rooms

This property comprises 236 rooms featuring deluxe king room, comfort junior suite and deluxe triple room with flat-screen TV, a closet, a laptop-compatible safe, climate control and high-speed internet. Some rooms overlook the terrace. The rooms are furnished with elegant wooden furniture.

Eat & Drink

The hotel offers an extensive buffet breakfast served at the restaurant. The exclusive on-site restaurant specializes in international cuisine. The brew pub Ristorante Neoclassico is around 50 meters away.

A continental breakfast is served at the price of EUR 20 per person per night. 

Services

Royal Hotel Carlton provides guests with newspaper service, dry cleaning and laundry.

Relax

The on-site treatments feature head massage, Turkish bath and chromotherapy. The property offers a fitness centre and a gym to keep shape.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   236.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Beauty salon
  • Fireplace
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Limousine service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Paid porterage
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam room
  • Jacuzzi
  • Back massage
  • Reflex massage
  • Head massage
  • Full body massage
  • Foot massage

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds
  • In-room sprinklers

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 1 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 65 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 1 may stay for free in a crib. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Via Montebello 8, Bologna, Italy, 40121

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City Center
  • Bologna
    3700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Bologna Central Station
    1000 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Ristorante Neoclassico - Royal Hotel Carlton
    100 ft
  • La Rotonda
    600 ft
Parks
  • Parco della Montagnola
    900 ft
  • Scala della Montagnola
    1300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    236

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Rooms and availability

Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Standard|DOUBLE SINGLE USE STANDARD

Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Twin room sole use

Royal Hotel Carlton photos Room
Triple Room
  • Room size:

    305 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons, 1 Queen-size bed and 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Triple Room

Royal Hotel Carlton photos Room
Suite
  • Room size:

    650 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Jacuzzi
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Linen
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Royal Hotel Carlton photos Room
Junior Suite
  • Room size:

    595 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Linen
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Royal Hotel Carlton photos Room Superior Room
Superior Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:High speed internet
  • In-room safe
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Superior|Superior + Breakfast Flex

Royal Hotel Carlton photos Room Superior Room
Deluxe Double Room
  • Room size:

    305 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Connecting room
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Linen
  • Extra long beds
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Deluxe|Deluxe Twin Room, 2 Twin Beds

Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Deluxe Double Room, 1 King Bed

Royal Hotel Carlton photos Room Superior Room
Deluxe Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Radio
Royal Hotel Carlton photos Room Deluxe Room
Comfort Junior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Junior Suite|Comfort Junior Suite

Royal Hotel Carlton photos Room
Presidential Suite
  • Room size:

    1615 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Linen
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Luxury Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Luxury Room

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Popular areas

  • Via Zamboni3000 ft
  • City Center3300 ft

Places of interest

  • Mercatino Delle Erbe2700 ft
  • Basilika San Petronio3000 ft
  • Fontana del Nettun3000 ft
  • Asinelli Tower3000 ft
  • Fountain of Neptune3000 ft
  • Türme von Bologna3000 ft
  • Arkaden von Bolgona4000 ft

Train stations

  • Bologna Central Station700 ft
  • Bologna Central Station700 ft

Shopping areas

  • Via Indipendenza1000 ft
  • Mercato Di Mezzo3000 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • San Petronio3000 ft
  • Church San Giacomo Maggiore3000 ft
  • Le due Torri Asinelli e Garisenda3000 ft
  • Basilica of San Petronio3000 ft
  • Piazza del Nettuno3000 ft
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  • Bologna Towers3000 ft
  • Porta San Felice4300 ft

Historical sites

  • Via dell'Indipendenza2700 ft

Stadiums

  • Land Rover Arena2700 ft

Museums

  • Mambo1400 ft
  • Pinacoteca Nazionale3300 ft

Parks

  • Parco La Montagnola700 ft

Universities, Institutes

  • University Quarter3000 ft

Theaters

  • Teatro comunale di Bologna2700 ft

Galleries

  • Palazzo Comunale3000 ft

Public parking

  • Università di Bologna3700 ft

Local attractions

  • Palazzo Hercolani5200 ft
    Strada Maggiore, 45, Bologna
  • Casa Carducci1.2 mi
    Piazza Carducci n. 5, Bologna
  • Museo del Patrimonio Industriale1.4 mi
    Via della Beverara 123, Bologna
  • Thousand Voices and Thousand Sounds Museum1.2 mi
    Via Col di Lana, 7/N, Bologna
  • Santo Stefano1.4 mi
    Piazza Santo Stefano, Bologna

Near the hotel

  • Parco della Montagnola900 ft
    Via Irnerio 2/3, Bologna
  • Sacrario dei Caduti per le Stragi Nazifasciste1100 ft
    Via Matteotti 1a, Marzabotto
  • MAMbo - Museo d'Arte Moderna di Bologna1400 ft
    Via Don Minzoni 14, Bologna
  • Galleria d'Arte Moderna Raccolta Lercaro2000 ft
    Via Riva Reno, 57, Bologna
  • Bologna Central Station1100 ft
    Piazza Medaglie d'Oro, Bologna
  • Scala della Montagnola1300 ft
    Via Indipendenza, Bologna
  • La Piccola Venezia1800 ft
    Via Piella, Bologna

Restaurants nearby

  • Ristorante Neoclassico - Royal Hotel Carlton100 ft

    Address: Via Montebello 8
    Phone: +39 051249361

    67% likes this, based on 38 reviews

  • Ristorante I Portici700 ft

    Address: Via Indipendenza 69
    Phone: 0039 051 42185

    73% likes this, based on 112 reviews
    Price Range: USD 75 - USD 116

  • 6 Fritto600 ft

    Address: Via dell'Indipendenza, 68
    Phone: 051 254348

    58% likes this, based on 59 reviews

  • La Rotonda600 ft

    Address: Piazza dei Martiri 1943-1945 10
    Phone: +39 (0)51 4211811

  • Il Piacere Del Gusto600 ft

    Address: Via Milazzo 5/Abc
    Phone: 800376775

    86% likes this, based on 56 reviews
    Price Range: USD 8 - USD 9

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    236

Hotel Awards

ItalianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBolognaRoyal Hotel Carlton

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in Italy

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Royal Hotel Carlton Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Royal Hotel Carlton

Average guest rating

8.2out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 163 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    5.0

    the shower

    I could not understand why this is a 5 star hotel. There were no amenities, not even a bottle of water. Most 5 or lower star hotels cater to the guests. Since this is not high tourist time, the Hotel was very uncrowded yet all the guests were located in the same area. There was a stain on the rug in the bedroom, no turn down service, 2 little pieces of chocolate and a handful of hard candy were in the room. It was a no smoking room but smelled like smoke and very musty. The breakfast was plentiful but no hot foods available and I was served a coffee cup that had been used. The restaurant was way over priced as well as the internet charge, and the wellness center charge. Usually a 5 star grants it's guests entry to the spa and/or free wi-fi. I felt mislead by the wording of the hotel. Even the lower charge was not worth the money.

  • Couple
    10.0

    Desig, fresh and clean. Good breakfast. Nice lobby. Good location. very close to train station, true walking distance to the centre.

    Internet at extra charge, and expensive. No promissed slippers. printer did not work (though the recepcionist printed it out for us).

  • Couple
    9.6

    So nice hotel should have restaurant for dinner tonight.

  • Group of friends
    8.8

    The hotel was in walking distance of the train station and shops on the main avenue, which was very convenient. The breakfast included with the reservation of the room was lovely and had food appropriate for the weight conscious or not. We would definitely book here again.

  • Family with children
    5.0

    Close to the train station

    The mini-refrigerator is wired electronicly, you will be charged if you touch anything inside. And it is fully packed. There is a big flat panel tv but there is no free tv. If you want to watch tv, you need to use their skytv channel, which costs 8--10 Euros per day. So this is a 4- star hotel without refrigerator space and without tv. The hotel staffs are not very helpful. When we ask "how do we get to some places?" Their answers are always "Take a taxi."

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    the welcome with the fruitbasket and the proseco .. was a real surprise and very welcome after a long day of traveling

    nothing

  • Single
    5.8

    . Althought this is a nice hotel from the furniture and facility point of view i definitely do not recommend this place. Bologna is full of similar degree hotel with a pleasant service.

    I came to the Hotel a day after a fair was closed. The hotel was almost empty. nevertheless i was assigned a room at the far end of a very long corridor. It was changed only after my protest. There is no free of charge Wi Fi at this hotel unlike a same category hotel I stayed in few days before at the same city. The Lobby would not serve what is written in the menu and demanded that i will go to their expensive and empty restaurant. Naturally I had a lovely dinner at a restaurant nearby

  • Single
    7.0

    Very good venue for the conference, and easy access to the town centre.

    Had an issue with the bar staff, where I was accussed of not paying for beer, when I had already paid. There was confusion due to the change of staff, and no record was left to say that I had already paid. Finally I was able to show the receipt indicating that I had already paid, and the bar staff apologised for their mistake. Lucky I kept the receipt!

  • Couple
    7.8

    The gym is one of the best in Italy. A very pleasant surprise, if you like to workout. Also, the underground parking lot is excellent.

    The low hanging hallway lights. Also, if you plan to leave before 6:00 a.m., you need to let the staff know because the garage closes and you cannot get to your car.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    I liked everything about this hotel. The staff were fantastic and the hotel is very well maintained. The furnishings, decor etc lovely. Breakfast is included which was also excellent.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    We liked the fact that it was not so far from the city center and the spacious lobby and rooms

    Wifi and steam bath are not for free

  • Couple
    6.6

    Typical conference hotel. effective and still friendly staff. Large entrance and common areas. And the room was nice and tidy with a balcony. Breakfastroom was large and somewhat business-like. But selection for breakfast was good including both cerals an pasteries.

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    A spacious and cleanliness of the room is worth the value. The hotel is located in a very quiet area even close to the station, just five min. To walk.

    A bartender, a bold one, has an attitude. When I asked how to get the breakfast room, he shouted me back. I didn’t waste my time to deal with him so I just write here as a reminder.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The friendly staff always ready to go the extra mile. The extremely comfortable and luxurious suite. It is also very near everything one wants to see and there are several very good restaurants within walking distance.

How to reach hotel

hotel Royal Hotel Carlton - Bologna Bologna location
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Hotel Address:

Via Montebello 8, Bologna, Italy, 40121

Get directions
City Center
  • Bologna
    3700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Bologna Central Station
    1000 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Ristorante Neoclassico - Royal Hotel Carlton
    100 ft
  • La Rotonda
    600 ft
Parks
  • Parco della Montagnola
    900 ft
  • Scala della Montagnola
    1300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    236

Hotel Awards

ItalianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBolognaRoyal Hotel Carlton

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in Italy

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