Cit Hotels Britannia - Genoa

ex. Standard Hotel Genova

Via Balbi 38, Genoa, Italy, 16126  show map
 3 stars
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Cit Hotels Britannia - Genoa

Wi-Fi
Parking

EUR 20 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Welcome drink

Cafe

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Spa center

Overview

The deluxe 3-star Cit Hotels Britannia offers an ideal spot in a tourist area close to an oceanarium and restaurants. Behind the ancient facade of Cit Hotels Britannia lies modern-style interior.

The property is 1300 meters away from Genoa Museum. Guests can get to Genoa city center, which is 2 km away.

The hotel is set next to a palace, a gallery and monuments.

The nearest metro station is Principe/metro, situated 400 meters from the hotel. There is Cristoforo Colombo airport at a 10 km distance.

Rooms

The hotel comprises 97 modern guestrooms. Bathrooms come with a hairdryer, complimentary toiletries and a bidet.

Eat & Drink

Every morning starts with a tasty buffet breakfast. In the Marco Polo restaurant you can enjoy regional cuisine. Bistro bar serves guests from 10:00 until 22:00. Guests can dine at Il Lupo Antica Trattoria and Pier da Ma located within 5 minutes' walk away.

Services

Business facilities at Cit Hotels Britannia include a meeting room, a business center and a copier.

Relax

On-site spa options feature a hot tub and a sauna. For active guests, there are a gym and a fitness center at the hotel.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 20 per day.

Number of rooms:   97.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Carte blanche
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/ Baby cots (on request)
  • Baby stroller
  • Children's menu
  • Children's play area
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa center
  • Sauna

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Sofa bed

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Slippers

Self-catering

  • Kitchen

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Telephone
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 1 year
Crib EUR 13
Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Via Balbi 38, Genoa, Italy, 16126

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City Center
  • Genoa
    1.4 km
Airports
  • Cristoforo Colombo (GOA)
    5.9 km
Train Stations
  • Genova Piazza Principe
    300 m
  • Genova Brignole
    2.2 km
Underground stations
  • Principe/metro
    400 m
  • Darsena/metro
    500 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Tralalero (cuisine: Italian)
    30 m
  • Pier da Ma (cuisine: Italian)
    20 m
Beaches
  • WOW! Genova Science Center
    920 m
  • Genoa Museum and Store
    930 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    97

Hotel Awards

ItalianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedGenoaCit Hotels Britannia

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Italy

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Rooms and availability

Cit Hotels Britannia photos Exterior Hotel information
Standard Double Room
  • Room size:

    20 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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Room Description:

1 double bed or 2 single beds
Entertainment - Free WiFi
Food & Drink - Room service and minibar
Sleep - Blackout drapes/curtains
Bathroom - Slippers, free toiletries, and a hair dryer
Practical - Sofa bed, safe, and free newspaper; cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Air conditioning and daily housekeeping

Duplex Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons, Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Standard|Duplex (4 pax)

Standard Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

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Standard Triple Room
  • Room size:

    20 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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Room Description:

3 single beds or 1 double and 1 single bed
Entertainment - Free WiFi
Food & Drink - Room service and minibar
Sleep - Blackout drapes/curtains
Bathroom - Slippers, free toiletries, and a hair dryer
Practical - Sofa bed, safe, and free newspaper; cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Air conditioning and daily housekeeping

Cit Hotels Britannia photos Room
Standard Quadruple Room
  • Room size:

    40 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed and 2 Single beds, Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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Room Description:

CUADRUPLE NON REFUNDABLE (4AD). BED & BREAKFAST. Nett / Fit Rate. Non refundable

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Family Room
  • Room size:

    50 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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Superior Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Superior|Single room SUPERIOR ROOM

Superior Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Superior Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

Superior|SUPERIOR ROOM - NON REFUNDABLE(trp-RB)

Superior Quadruple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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Room Description:

Superior|Quadruple room SUPERIOR ROOM

Cit Hotels Britannia Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Genova aquarium700 m

Popular areas

  • Via Garibaldi1.0 km
  • City Center1.3 km

Places of interest

  • Boccadasse1.0 km
  • Genova Sampierdarena2.3 km

Train stations

  • Genova Piazza Principe200 m
  • Genova Brignole2.1 km

Convention centers

  • Fiera di Genoa2.7 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Palazzo Reale Genova200 m
  • Villa del Principe400 m
  • Spianata Castelletto800 m
  • Genoa Cathedral1.1 km
  • Palazzo Ducale1.2 km
  • Piazza De Ferrari1.3 km
  • Genova Lanterna1.9 km

Stadiums

  • Luigi Ferraris Stadium2.2 km
  • Luigi Ferraris2.2 km

Museums

  • Galata Museo del Mare200 m
  • Palazzo Rosso800 m
  • Genoa Museum1.2 km

Theaters

  • Teatro Carlo Felice1.2 km
  • 105 Stadium2.6 km
  • Vaillant Palace2.6 km

Underground stations

  • Principe/metro300 m
  • Darsena/metro400 m
  • San Giorgio/metro900 m
  • Dinegro/metro900 m
  • De Ferrari/metro1.2 km
  • S. Agostino/metro1.4 km
  • Brin/metro2.6 km

Local attractions

  • Parco Avventura Genova Righi1.7 km
    Via Cima di San Pantaleo, Genoa
  • Museo Civico di Storia Naturale Giacomo Doria2.2 km
    Via Brigata Liguria 9, Genoa
  • Santuario della Madonna del Monte3.5 km
    Salita Nuova N.S. del Monte 15, Genoa
  • Lanterna di Genova1.9 km
    GenoaItaly
  • Museo d'Arte Contemporanea di Villa Croce2.3 km
    Via Jacopo Ruffini 3, Genoa

Near the hotel

  • Galata Museo del Mare300 m
    Calata De Mari, 1, Genoa
  • Genoa Aquarium740 m
    Area Porto Antico, Genoa
  • Museo del Risorgimento Istituto Mazziniano630 m
    Via Lomellini 11, Genoa
  • La Biosfera750 m
    Area Porto Antico Ponte Spinola, Genoa
  • Royal Palace Museum 310 m
    Via Balbi 10, Genoa
  • Biblioteca Universitaria di Genova400 m
    Via Balbi 3, Genoa
  • The Bigo 750 m
    Ponte Spinola, Genoa

Restaurants nearby

  • Tralalero30 m

    Address: Via Arsenale di Terra, 1
    Phone: 0102772834

    64% likes this, based on 165 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Il Lupo Antica Trattoria50 m

    Address: vico monachette
    Phone: +39 010 267036

    57% likes this, based on 110 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • E Prie de Ma80 m

    Address: via Balbi 182 r

    53% likes this, based on 49 reviews

  • Pier da Ma20 m

    Address: 38 via Balbi

    63% likes this, based on 11 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Ristorante Novecento50 m

    Address: Via Arsenale di Terra 16126

    85% likes this, based on 13 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    97

Hotel Awards

ItalianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedGenoaCit Hotels Britannia

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Italy

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Cit Hotels Britannia Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Cit Hotels Britannia

Average guest rating

7.4out of 10
Very good
Based on 247 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    7.4

    great location for rail station and airport access nice comfortablr hotel

  • Single
    6.6

    Staff very nice, beds large, room nice, very close to train station.

    only one functioning lift made it a hassle getting to and from room. Breakfast pretty minimal

  • Single
    9.2

    Lovely staff with a great big room which I loved. Breakfast was good, lots of cereals and fresh fruit and yogurt to choose from, basic tasteless toast. If you want a cappucino, ask the staff, otherwise you get the filtered stuff, which is sometimes stewed. Good base to get around Genoa from, near port, and easy to walk into main other areas or get the train out to some lovely villages like Nervi for 2 euros.

    The sauna does work, but you have check times and ask them to arrange this. Jacuzzi wasnt working, which was a shame, as that would have been perfect to relax with. Completely communal gym and sauna space and shower so if thats not your thing you might want to call reception before you go down and check if anyone else is using it.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    Happy with the overall quality , location and service provided. Only negative is it does not have a proper lounge area to meet people.

    Need a lounge area in reception

  • Single
    7.4

    The price compared with the services.

    To change the old name with the new one in order to reduce the confusions in the location.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    the staff was very helpful, great location and parking.

  • Family with children
    5.0

    The staff were cordial and offered easy parking for the car.

    The hotel has earned it's name - Standard... It is not a 4-star hotel by any standard though. The beds were not comfortable, the carpet old, tv only had local reception and was tiny. The breakfast was less then standard.

  • Family with children
    7.8

    Wonderful Location, close enough to walk to train station and to Cruise ships, also very close to waterfront activities.

    Decor a bit tacky.

  • Family with children
    8.8

    Location, family room.

    There was a problem with the hot water and as a result, everyone had to have cold showers for two days... This was resolved the day we left.

  • Family with children
    7.8

    central location

    Bathroom redone and great but rom needs upgrading

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    The front desk staff was friendly, knowledgable and very efficient. The guest rooms were comfortable and very clean. Housekeeping staff is outstanding. Excellent selections available for the continental breakfast. Sorry did not see any egg items available.

    I suggest that the front lobby and reception areas be upgraded to create a positive impression upon arrival. My first impression upon arrival in the lobby area made me question the status and quality of the guest rooms. Fortunately, my overall experience was very positive.

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    away from the centre so nice a quite on a night, also not to far to walk for sightseeing. It is ok for use as a base

    could do with some new carpets

  • Family with children
    10.0

    The hotel location is just great (about 1 minute from the central train station). We booked deluxe room and it was very comfortably designed (two levels).

  • Couple
    7.8

    It is very close to the train station, which was convenient for us since we were using it as a stopover on the way to Florence. Breakfast was included, and it was good.

  • Single
    6.2

    Close to the station.

    Air conditioning hardly worked, cleaners kept opening the windows, which let in burnt cooking smells and hot air.

How to reach hotel

hotel Cit Hotels Britannia - Genoa Genoa location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Via Balbi 38, Genoa, Italy, 16126

Get directions
City Center
  • Genoa
    1.4 km
Airports
  • Cristoforo Colombo (GOA)
    5.9 km
Train Stations
  • Genova Piazza Principe
    300 m
  • Genova Brignole
    2.2 km
Underground stations
  • Principe/metro
    400 m
  • Darsena/metro
    500 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Tralalero (cuisine: Italian)
    30 m
  • Pier da Ma (cuisine: Italian)
    20 m
Beaches
  • WOW! Genova Science Center
    920 m
  • Genoa Museum and Store
    930 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    97

Hotel Awards

ItalianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedGenoaCit Hotels Britannia

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Italy

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