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

Cit Hotels Britannia is a 3-star property situated about 2.0 km from Luigi Ferraris, Castello Mackenzie and Vaillant Palace. The pleasant hotel is set in an ancient building in the center of Genoa.

Located in a tourist area close to Principe/metro subway station as well as a palace, a gallery and monuments in Genoa. Guests will find Genoa city center within a 20-minute walk from the property.

Quick access to an oceanarium and restaurants is provided.

The venue is notable for the privileged location within a 10-minute drive to Cristoforo Colombo airport.

Rooms

The hotel offers 97 rooms that are modern and modern-style in design, and feature TV with satellite channels, a dressing area, a laptop safe, pay television and a minibar. These rooms have carpet floor and functional furniture.

Eat & Drink

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served in the dining room. In the Marco Polo restaurant you can enjoy regional cuisine. There is an onsite Bistro bar to relax in. A variety of dishes are served in Pier da Ma and Pizzeria Osteria della Marina, which are only 5 minutes’ walk away.

Services

Guests are welcome to use a car park, a luggage storage and an elevator for general purposes and a meeting room, a business centre and a copier for business needs.

Relax

Cit Hotels Britannia provides a special menu, an arcade/game room and a baby stroller for children. Such fitness options as a gym and a fitness centre are available on site.

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
  • 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

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 1 may stay at the price of EUR 13 per person per night in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

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
    4600 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Genova Piazza Principe
    1000 ft
  • Genova Brignole
    1.4 mi
Underground stations
  • Principe/metro
    1400 ft
  • Darsena/metro
    1700 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Tralalero (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
  • Pier da Ma (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
Beaches
  • WOW! Genova Science Center
    3100 ft
  • Genoa Museum and Store
    3100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    97

Hotel Awards

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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 Single Room
  • Room size:

    220 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Safe deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Cable network connection
  • Slippers
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Housekeeping
  • Newspapers
  • Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Universal AC/DC adapters
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • Computer hookup
Room Description:

Standard|Single room STANDARD ROOM - NON REFUNDABLE

Duplex 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 Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Cit Hotels Britannia photos Room
Triple Room
  • Room size:

    220 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Slippers
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Housekeeping
  • Newspapers
  • Telephone
  • Accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • Computer hookup
Room Description:

DOUBLE/TWIN (2 AD+1 CHILD) . BED & BREAKFAST. Nett / Fit Rate

Cit Hotels Britannia photos Room
Quadruple Room
  • Room size:

    435 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

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

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Safe deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Telephone
  • Split level
  • Accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • Computer hookup
  • CD player
Room Description:

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

Cit Hotels Britannia photos Room
Family Room
  • Room size:

    540 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Tiled/marble floor
  • Telephone
  • Accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Bottled water
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
Superior Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Cable network connection
  • Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Dining:Mini-bar
Room Description:

Superior|Single room SUPERIOR ROOM

Superior Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
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 Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
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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  • Media:CD player
Room Description:

Superior|Quadruple room SUPERIOR ROOM

Economy Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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Cit Hotels Britannia Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Genova aquarium2300 ft

Popular areas

  • Via Garibaldi3300 ft
  • City Center4300 ft

Places of interest

  • Boccadasse3300 ft
  • Genova Sampierdarena1.4 mi

Train stations

  • Genova Piazza Principe700 ft
  • Genova Brignole1.3 mi

Convention centers

  • Fiera di Genoa1.7 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Palazzo Reale Genova700 ft
  • Villa del Principe1400 ft
  • Spianata Castelletto2700 ft
  • Genoa Cathedral3700 ft
  • Palazzo Ducale4000 ft
  • Piazza De Ferrari4300 ft
  • Genova Lanterna1.2 mi

Stadiums

  • Luigi Ferraris Stadium1.4 mi
  • Luigi Ferraris1.4 mi

Museums

  • Galata Museo del Mare700 ft
  • Palazzo Rosso2700 ft
  • Genoa Museum4000 ft

Theaters

  • Teatro Carlo Felice4000 ft
  • 105 Stadium1.6 mi
  • Vaillant Palace1.6 mi

Underground stations

  • Principe/metro1000 ft
  • Darsena/metro1400 ft
  • San Giorgio/metro3000 ft
  • Dinegro/metro3000 ft
  • De Ferrari/metro4000 ft
  • S. Agostino/metro5000 ft
  • Brin/metro1.6 mi

Local attractions

  • Parco Avventura Genova Righi1.1 mi
    Via Cima di San Pantaleo, Genoa
  • Museo Civico di Storia Naturale Giacomo Doria1.4 mi
    Via Brigata Liguria 9, Genoa
  • Santuario della Madonna del Monte2.2 mi
    Salita Nuova N.S. del Monte 15, Genoa
  • Lanterna di Genova1.2 mi
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  • Museo d'Arte Contemporanea di Villa Croce1.4 mi
    Via Jacopo Ruffini 3, Genoa

Near the hotel

  • Galata Museo del Mare1000 ft
    Calata De Mari, 1, Genoa
  • Genoa Aquarium2500 ft
    Area Porto Antico, Genoa
  • Museo del Risorgimento Istituto Mazziniano2100 ft
    Via Lomellini 11, Genoa
  • La Biosfera2500 ft
    Area Porto Antico Ponte Spinola, Genoa
  • Royal Palace Museum 1100 ft
    Via Balbi 10, Genoa
  • Biblioteca Universitaria di Genova1400 ft
    Via Balbi 3, Genoa
  • The Bigo 2500 ft
    Ponte Spinola, Genoa

Restaurants nearby

  • Tralalero100 ft

    Address: Via Arsenale di Terra, 1
    Phone: 0102772834

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

  • Il Lupo Antica Trattoria200 ft

    Address: vico monachette
    Phone: +39 010 267036

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

  • E Prie de Ma300 ft

    Address: via Balbi 182 r

    53% likes this, based on 49 reviews

  • Pier da Ma100 ft

    Address: 38 via Balbi

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

  • Ristorante Novecento200 ft

    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
    4600 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Genova Piazza Principe
    1000 ft
  • Genova Brignole
    1.4 mi
Underground stations
  • Principe/metro
    1400 ft
  • Darsena/metro
    1700 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Tralalero (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
  • Pier da Ma (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
Beaches
  • WOW! Genova Science Center
    3100 ft
  • Genoa Museum and Store
    3100 ft
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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