Continental - Genoa

Via Arsenale Di Terra 1, Genoa, Italy, 16126show map
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SuperbBased on  759 reviews
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Overview

The traditional 4-star Continental Hotel offers an ideal spot in a shopping area close to restaurants, an oceanarium and entertainment venues. Offering accommodation in a 5-story building, Continental Hotel has been hosting guests since 1892 and features classical architecture.

Vaillant Palace is within 30 minutes' walk away. The hotel offers perfect location 2 km from the center of Genoa.

Nearby points of interest include a castle, monuments and a museum.

Nearest underground station is Principe/metro, which is 400 meters away. Due to its strategic location, guests can get to Cristoforo Colombo airport within 15 minutes drive.

Rooms

Some of the modern hotel rooms feature heating, high-speed internet, a laptop-compatible safe, TV and a kitchenette as well as a dishwasher and coffee/tea makers. Many rooms offer a breathtaking view over the sea. The bathrooms come with a hydro massage bath, a shower and a Jacuzzi for more comfort.

Eat & Drink

A rich breakfast is served every morning. The Trattoria Tralalero restaurant serves creative authentic cuisine. Guests can savor liqueurs, tea and cocktails in the coffee bar. Offering various dining options, Tralalero and Pier da Ma are about 5-minute walk away.

Services

The on-site limousine rentals are also provided.

Relax

Guests will benefit from a spa lounge, a steam room and a sauna as well as beauty therapy, full body massage and head massage.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at EUR 25 per day.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   44.

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Facilities
Wi-Fi
Parking

EUR 25 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Outdoor dining area

Restaurant buffet

Breakfast room

Shuttle

Paid shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Spa and relaxation

Massage

Spa & wellness centre

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre

Services

  • Paid shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • Breakfast room
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Dinner
  • Buffet breakfast

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Microphone
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots
  • High chairs
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's menu

Spa & Leisure

  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Sauna
  • Massage

Room view

  • City view

Room features

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Free in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Free toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Paid films
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor
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Check-infrom 11 amFREECheck-outuntil 3 pmFREE
Children & extra bedsOne child0 - 2 yearsCotFREEMaximum capacity of cots in a room is 1. 
PetsPets are allowed on request.
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Location
  • Nearby
  • Restaurants
  • City landmarks
Genova aquariumGenova aquarium2300 ft
Genova Piazza PrincipeGenova Piazza Principe700 ft
Galata Museo del MareGalata Museo del Mare700 ft
Principe/metroPrincipe/metro1000 ft
Darsena/metroDarsena/metro1400 ft
Dinegro/metroDinegro/metro3000 ft
San Giorgio/metroSan Giorgio/metro3000 ft
Villa del PrincipeVilla del Principe1600 ftPiazza del Principe 4
Via GaribaldiVia Garibaldi3100 ftWest from Piazza Fontane Marose Maddalena
Palazzo DucalePalazzo Ducale4300 ftPiazza Giacomo Matteotti 9
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TralaleroTralalero100 ftVia Arsenale di Terra, 1
Ristorante NovecentoRistorante Novecento100 ftVia Arsenale di Terra 16126
Pier da MaPier da Ma200 ft38 via Balbi
Il Lupo Antica TrattoriaIl Lupo Antica Trattoria400 ftvico monachette
E Prie de MaE Prie de Ma400 ftvia Balbi 182 r
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Genova BrignoleGenova Brignole1.4 mi
Fiera di GenovaFiera di Genova1.7 mi
Fiera di GenoaFiera di Genoa1.7 mi
Luigi Ferraris StadiumLuigi Ferraris Stadium1.4 mi
Genoa MuseumGenoa Museum4300 ft
Vaillant PalaceVaillant Palace1.6 mi
De Ferrari/metroDe Ferrari/metro4300 ft
S. Agostino/metroS. Agostino/metro5000 ft
Brin/metroBrin/metro1.6 mi
Lanterna di GenovaLanterna di Genova1.2 miRampa della Lanterna
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Getting around
Airports
Cristoforo Colombo (GOA)3.9 mi
Albenga (ALL)46.9 mi
Train
Genova Piazza Principe1000 ft
Genova Brignole1.4 mi
Underground
Principe/metro1400 ft
Darsena/metro1700 ft
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Reviews
8.6
SuperbBased on  759  reviews
  • 7.4
    Very good

    Very convenient location, just accross the railway station. The hotel is very confortable and the rooms very clean. The personell is very helpfull.The breakfast is very good.

  • 9.6
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    This is a lovely hotel in the grand old fashioned tradition. Beautiful terrazzo floors in the room and a spacious marble bathroom. It is on a busy roundabout so it is best to ask for a quiet room. We paid euros 98 per night including breakfast which was a wonderful buffet style with lots of variety. Parking would have been 18 euros extra per night but we were lucky to get a spot very close to the hotel which was free so we left our car there for the whole time of our stay. We liked the area as it was not so congested as the tiny lanes nearer to the port. We would certainly stay there again.

    We were not happy that the only English tv channel available was Eurosport - no cnn or bbc. We dined next door in the Grand Savoia Hotel which is the sister hotel to the Continental but we found the food to be very insubstantial, expensive and not value for money although the service and surroundings were excellent. We could not recommend it, nor would we dine there again. There were very few customers in the dining room and we can understand why. It is a pity because the dining room is very beautiful. Other than those 2 complaints we had a very enjoyable stay.

  • 7.4
    Very good

    Breakfast top class never seen such well prepared. Nice localization. Parking nearby.

    Problems with WIFi.

  • 8.8
    Superb

    Breakfast was excellent, staff helful

  • 9.6
    Exclusive

    The hotel was very nice and in a good location. The breakfast was absolutely wonderful. It was the best we had on our European vacation. We enjoyed our one night stay.

    Everything was good.

  • 10.0
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    We had a wonderful lunch on the rooftop with our children surviving the heat in the panoramic jacuzzi's there. A remarkable and very nice hotel.

  • 8.2
    Fabulous

    Convenience to the city, the food and the pleasant people. So much history and then there was the sea....wow!

    Bathroom toilet lid broken in room 439. Everything else was fine.

  • 10.0
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    This is a beautiful hotel, well appointed and comfortable. The rooms were a good size and excellent amenties. The breakfast had a good selection. Located close to the railway station and easy access to the city. The staff were very helpful and friendly, spoke excellent english.

  • 7.4
    Very good

    Helpful staff, good location - opposite P.P. Railway station, and near to the Garibaldi street.

    Fresh vegetables in breakfast.

  • 9.6
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    Very pleasant and helpful desk staff. Ability to look after bags during the day after checkout. Wonderful area for breakfast, with a great selection of food and very pleasant table staff who made sure everything was high quality and well presented. Good window shutters to block out light but also city noise.

  • 8.2
    Fabulous

    Good location near the Piazza Principe station, it takes a 5 min to get to the Villa Principe or Via Balbi with Palazzo Reale. Nice breakfast, especially a possibility to have it outdoor.

  • 10.0
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    Everything about this hotel was first class! In particular, the hotel staff was incredibly helpful. We checked out at 4:30am on August 8 to get to the airport. The gentleman at the desk called a taxi and helped carry out our bags! When we asked about coffee he called someone in the kitchen and this gentleman brought a fresh cup of coffee out to the reception desk for us to drink quickly as we prepared to exit from the hotel. I have never experienced that level of service - especially when you consider we were walking out the door and already felt good about our stay. I hope these two staff members can be commended for their service in the middle of the night when there was no one around to witness their efforts!!

  • 10.0
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    The location of the railway station to the hotel was a short stroll, and when you are lugging a 20kg suitcase you do not want to be walking for kilometers. The room was brilliant, every thing you wanted was there, no outside noise. Great eateries , and cafes within a short walk from the hotel. On offer for breakfast was truly amazing everything you would want, and this was included in the tarrif. All the staff were so friendly and helpful.

    The free wifi was not working during our stay, and I really needed it to contact family that we were meeting the next day in another country.

  • 9.6
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    It was situated very close to the main railway station. The decor ,including the walk down memory lane lift,were aesthetically pleasing.further a member of staff was always at reception ready to help. The food was good and reasonably priced and the service was excellent.

    Shame the bar was a short walk from the hotel,athough, as you would expect,room service was available at an inflated price.

  • 8.8
    Superb

    Loved it "nouveau art" design. Found it pretty fitted our "genovese mood" after riding "hop on/off" tourist bus. Perfect location for coming/tourism/shopping/leaving the city. You are welcomed by mineral water at the hotel's lobby. Nice room/bathroom amenities. Kettle with a choice of tea/coffee in room. Nice view on Piazza Acquaverde (Genova Principe Train Station) from front yard room. Breakfast with plenty of choices.

    Was not able to connect to hotel's WiFi. Receptionist advised me to wait for technical service coming next morning.

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Highlights
9
SuperbBased on  759 reviews
Hotel Awards

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

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Good to know
Check-infrom 11 amFREECheck-outuntil 3 pmFREE
Children & extra bedsOne child0 - 2 yearsCotFREEMaximum capacity of cots in a room is 1. 
PetsPets are allowed on request.
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Getting around
Airports
Cristoforo Colombo (GOA)3.9 mi
Albenga (ALL)46.9 mi
Train
Genova Piazza Principe1000 ft
Genova Brignole1.4 mi
Underground
Principe/metro1400 ft
Darsena/metro1700 ft
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