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FlyOn Hotel & Conference Center, hotel in Bologna

FlyOn Hotel & Conference Center

Hotel in Borgo Panigale, Bologna

FlyOn Hotel & Conference Center is surrounded by private gardens, and features a fitness centre and free parking. Bologna Marconi Airport is just 1.5 km away.

10,939 reviews
Price from£69.96per night
Royal Hotel Carlton, hotel in Bologna

Royal Hotel Carlton

Hotel in Bologna City Centre, Bologna

Just 300 metres from Bologna Train Station, the Royal Carlton offers elegant rooms with flat-screen satellite TV. The on-site Monrif SPA Clarins features saunas, Turkish baths, and wellness...

Very good
5,423 reviews
Price from£122.45per night
Starhotels Excelsior, hotel in Bologna

Starhotels Excelsior

Hotel in Bologna City Centre, Bologna

The 4-star Starhotels Excelsior is opposite Bologna Train Station and the airport bus terminal. It offers free WiFi throughout, modern interiors, a gourmet restaurant and a free gym.

8,151 reviews
Price from£150.28per night
Hotel Palace Bologna Centro, hotel in Bologna

Hotel Palace Bologna Centro

Hotel in Piazza Maggiore, Bologna

The highlight of Hotel Palace Bologna Centro is its location, set in the heart of the historic centre of Bologna, a 5-minute walk from Piazza Maggiore.

6,893 reviews
Price from£71.59per night
UNAHOTELS Bologna Centro, hotel in Bologna

UNAHOTELS Bologna Centro

Hotel in Bologna City Centre, Bologna

Located right next to Bologna Centrale Train Station, UNAHOTELS Bologna Centro offers an on-site restaurant and rooms with unlimited free WiFi. Parco Montagnola is 6 minutes' walk away.

Very good
6,092 reviews
Price from£149per night
Millennhotel, hotel in Bologna


Hotel in Bologna City Centre, Bologna

The Millennhotel is an elegant building near the Parco della Montagnola park, a 5-minute walk from Bologna Train Station. The reception is open 24 hours a day, and Wi-Fi is free throughout.

6,003 reviews
Price from£106.18per night
Hotel Internazionale, hotel in Bologna

Hotel Internazionale

Hotel in Bologna City Centre, Bologna

The Internazionale is an elegant, historic building located in the historic centre, just an 8-minute walk from Bologna Centrale Train Station.

Very good
4,241 reviews
Price from£128.58per night
Savhotel, hotel in Bologna


Hotel in Bologna Fiere District, Bologna

Newly renovated with modern designs and trendy character, Savhotel is 500 metres from the Fiera di Bologna exhibition centre.

3,888 reviews
Price from£84.01per night
Nuovo Hotel Del Porto, hotel in Bologna

Nuovo Hotel Del Porto

Hotel in Piazza Maggiore, Bologna

Bologna's Nuovo Hotel Del Porto offers modern, air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi.

4,903 reviews
Price from£69.56per night
Suite Hotel Elite, hotel in Bologna

Suite Hotel Elite

Hotel in Bologna

Bologna's Suite Elite is a design 4-star hotel located a 15-minute walk from Piazza Maggiore and 8 minutes' drive from Guglielmo Marconi Airport. Rooms and apartments come with free WiFi.

Very good
8,001 reviews
Price from£85.63per night
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Bologna's best hotels with breakfast

  • Hotel Cavour
    Breakfast options

    Located in the historical centre of Bologna, Hotel Cavour offers a small furnished terrace with views of the towers, and an inner courtyard. All rooms have free WiFi.

    Very good location, spacious room, properly clean.

    Fabulous · 2,905 reviews
  • Hotel Roma
    Breakfast options

    Hotel Roma is set in Bologna's historic centre, surrounded by restaurants and shops, and 150 metres from Piazza Maggiore. It offers air-conditioned rooms with a flat-screen TV and a restaurant.

    Friendly, helpful, good location. My second visit:-)

    Very good · 2,072 reviews
  • Best Western Plus Tower Hotel Bologna
    Breakfast options

    This property offers a protection program in Bologna. A program of safeguards dedicated to our guests and our staff.

    Clean comfortable room Friendly and helpful staff

    Very good · 5,392 reviews
  • Starhotels Excelsior
    Breakfast options

    The 4-star Starhotels Excelsior is opposite Bologna Train Station and the airport bus terminal. It offers free WiFi throughout, modern interiors, a gourmet restaurant and a free gym.

    Comfortable, welcoming, good location and lovely breakfast

    Fabulous · 8,155 reviews
  • Suite Hotel Elite
    Breakfast options

    Bologna's Suite Elite is a design 4-star hotel located a 15-minute walk from Piazza Maggiore and 8 minutes' drive from Guglielmo Marconi Airport. Rooms and apartments come with free WiFi.

    Perfect spot 10 minutes walking to the centre, perfect hotel and Breakfast

    Very good · 8,001 reviews
  • Hotel Cosmopolitan Bologna
    Breakfast options

    Hotel Cosmopolitan Bologna is close to Bologna's exhibition centre and the exit number 9 of the Tangenziale motorway. It offers free parking and a free scheduled shuttle to the trade fair.

    Nice room , nice bath tub 😁 clean , good breakfast

    Very good · 9,124 reviews
  • I Portici Hotel Bologna
    Breakfast options

    Ideally set in the centre of Bologna, I Portici Hotel Bologna features air-conditioned rooms, a garden, free WiFi and a shared lounge. This 4-star hotel offers room service and a concierge service.

    All but above all the exquisite sense of hospitality

    Very good · 6,197 reviews
  • Hotel Atlantic
    Breakfast options

    The Atlantic is a minimalist hotel just a 10-minute walk from both Bologna Centrale Train Station and Piazza Maggiore, the main square. All rooms offer free internet and air conditioning.

    Everything from staff to location and room hygiene

    Very good · 2,766 reviews

Budget hotels in Bologna

  • Villa Aretusi
    Cheap hotel

    Set in the Borgo Panigale district, Villa Aretusi once belonged to Cesare Aretusi, late-Renaissance painter from Bologna. The city centre and Guglielmo Marconi Airport are 10 minutes' drive away.

    Great place, staff very kind and rooms very clean.

    Very good · 1,160 reviews
  • The Sydney Hotel
    Cheap hotel

    Offering an outdoor swimming pool, gym and restaurant, The Sydney Hotel offers tastefully decorated rooms with free Wi-Fi.

    Excellent property...surely will visit on next trip.

    Very good · 7,710 reviews
  • Hotel Del Borgo
    Cheap hotel

    Hotel Del Borgo gives you lots of modern amenities, including free Wi-Fi, plus great customer service; all in the immediate surroundings of Bologna Airport, close to the Ducati factory.

    We were late and the hotel facilited us very much.

    Very good · 2,909 reviews
  • Savoia Hotel Country House Bologna
    Cheap hotel

    A renovated country house with garden, 5 km from the centre of Bologna, Savoia Hotel offers a traditional restaurant and stylish rooms with free Wi-Fi. The A14 motorway is 350 metres away.

    Very friendly staff, great room and a beautiful pool

    Very good · 3,452 reviews
  • Hotel Michelino Bologna Fiera
    Cheap hotel

    Hotel Michelino Bologna Fiera offers modern rooms with free Wi-Fi, just 200 metres from the main entrance of Bologna's exhibition centre. Parking is free, and the A14 motorway is 300 metres away.

    It's a nice hotel. The rooms are very comfortable.

    Very good · 2,676 reviews
  • Holiday Inn Bologna - Fiera, an IHG Hotel
    Cheap hotel

    Located just 1.8 km from the Fiera Exhibition Centre, Holiday Inn Bologna - Fiera is just off the A1 Motorway. Bologna Borgo Panigale Airport is 10 km away. Wi-Fi and parking are free.

    Perfect hotel!! Good location if you are with car!

    Very good · 5,253 reviews
  • Hilton Garden Inn Bologna North
    Cheap hotel

    Located 3 km from the Fiera di Bologna trade fair, Hilton Garden Inn Bologna North offers free garage parking, and free Wi-Fi. Set in gardens, it has colonial-style rooms.

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    Fabulous · 117 reviews
  • Hotel Fiera Wellness & Spa
    Cheap hotel

    Hotel Fiera Wellness & Spa is 200 metres from the entrance of Bologna's exhibition centre, and a 2-minute drive from the Fiera-Stalingrado exit of the orbital road.

    For a 3 star hotel it is totally worth it clean and nice

    Good · 7,029 reviews

Hotels located in the centre of Bologna

  • Art Hotel Commercianti
    Central location

    Located in the historical centre of Bologna, The Art Hotel Commercianti offers free breakfast, free WiFi throughout. It is next to the San Petronio Basilica and the Fountain of Neptune.

    Location fantastic. Style of hotel great. Breakfast superb

    Fabulous · 2,705 reviews
  • Albergo Rossini 1936
    Central location

    Albergo Rossini 1936 is located just outside Bologna’s pedestrian area, a short walk from the city’s many attractions. It offers rooms with free WiFi and an LCD TV.

    Fantastic hotel, incredible service, great location! 10/10

    Fabulous · 149 reviews
  • Aemilia Hotel Bologna
    Central location

    Hotel Aemilia is 15 minutes on foot from Bologna's city centre and famous towers.

    Clean Comfortable Pet friendly Breakfast was good

    Fabulous · 3,586 reviews
  • Albergo Garisenda
    Central location

    Albergo Garisenda is set in the heart of the city, directly opposite the Towers of Bologna. It offers functional rooms with TV, free WiFi, and wood or tiled floors.

    Spacious room, very comfortable. Excellent location, minutes away from all good sites.

    Fabulous · 817 reviews
  • Hotel Corona d'Oro
    Central location

    At check in all guests will be asked to provide a credit card as guarantee in case of outstanding extras after check out. Hotel Corona d'Oro offers a great position in Bologna city centre.

    Friendly and helpful staff, great location, great breakfast

    Fabulous · 1,671 reviews
  • Buon Hotel Bologna Centro - Affittacamere - Self Check-In
    Central location

    Set in the heart of Bologna, Buon Hotel Bologna Centro - Affittacamere - Self Check-In is just 400 metres from Piazza Maggiore square. Free WiFi is available on site.

    Paolo was a wonderful host - friendly and welcoming.

    Fabulous · 682 reviews
  • Savoia Hotel Regency
    Central location

    Savoia Hotel Regency is set in an 18th-century villa at 5 km from Bologna city centre. Surrounded by a beautiful 10,000 m² park, it features an outdoor swimming pool.

    I liked everything about my stay in this lovely hotel.

    Fabulous · 4,659 reviews
  • Art Hotel Orologio
    Central location

    Offering a free internet point and free bike rental, Hotel Orologio is set in a traffic-free area overlooking Piazza Maggiore square and Bologna's historic centre.

    Everything was perfect. Location, staff, room, breakfast.

    Fabulous · 744 reviews

FAQs about hotels in Bologna

A Gourmet Delight

World-class cuisine is what Bologna does best. Nowhere in Italy, a country with considerable culinary heritage, is the food considered better than in this medieval gem.

Bolognese sauce of course originated here, but to try the real thing look out for ragú on the menu. Cold meats and cheeses are also exquisite. Make sure you save plenty of time for eating – the Bolognese like to savour their food, so a meal can last for hours.

Many of the best eateries and homemade ice cream shops can be found behind the mile upon mile of porticoed streets, now UNESCO World Heritage listed. The complex of medieval churches and buildings in cobbled Piazza Santo Stefano is a tranquil spot to explore. Climb one of the Two Towers nearby (not the one leaning at a startling angle) for spectacular views over this red-roofed city.

The focal point of Bologna is huge Piazza Maggiore, whose Santo Petronio church has an unimpressive, half-finished façade that doesn’t prepare you for its sheer scale inside. Fanning out from this square are the buildings of Europe’s oldest university, founded in 1088 and home to the city’s best museums.

Bologna accommodation on ranges from small B&Bs to luxury hotels, all easily accessible from Bologna Airport just outside the city.

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What guests said about Bologna:

  • 10

    Bologna is a beautiful city, full of history, museums and...

    Bologna is a beautiful city, full of history, museums and lovely shops and places to eat and drink. We walked for miles and miles along the porticos which the city is famous for. There are many places you can visit from the city by coach or train. We had day trips by coach to Florence, and train journeys to Ravenna, Ferrara and Modena. Venice and Verona are further but still within reach for a day trip. We had a winter 14 day break, we enjoyed exploring at our own pace, eating fresh food at the apartment and eating out at other times.
  • 10

    Although we stayed 3 nights which was perfect, we could have...

    Although we stayed 3 nights which was perfect, we could have easily stayed longer as it was the most magical place to meander the streets and immerse yourself in it's wonderful food and culture. This is a MUST destination and a visit to the top of the tower in the square is well worth the climb (although it is very challenging climbing up the 100 year old ladder). It is an easy city to get around and the information center is incredibly helpful. The food is just amazing and if you so desire then cooking in your apartment is made easy by the abundance of fresh produce available at your doorstep. We as a family felt safe walking around at night. I cannot wait to return to this beautiful city that stole my heart.
  • 10

    Skip Florence and enjoy Bologna! Foodie lane is fabulous!

    Skip Florence and enjoy Bologna! Foodie lane is fabulous! Piazza Maggiore is my favorite piazza in Italy! You can find the best lasagna ever! Beautiful colors! friendly people. NOT overcrowded! Bologna is underrated and should definitely be on your list!
    United States
  • 10

    We had a great 3night/4 day stay in Bologna.

    We had a great 3night/4 day stay in Bologna. The Hotel Phi, where we stayed, was excellent. The staff were pleasant and helpful, breakfast was high in quality and the room was very comfortable. The city itself was a beautiful place to visit with the quirky portico system being particularly attractive. We took the walking tour and this was very informative and allowed us to get our bearings. Walking around the city centre was very pleasant and we were able to visit numerous cafes and bars. It lived up to its reputation as a food city. Both lunches and dinners were superb in all the eating places that we visited. The walk up to the basilica of San Luca, whilst challenging was a worthwhile experience, especially looking back on it. The views from the top were outstanding and the church was grand as were several others that we visited. T were all peaceful paces and were perfect for quiet reflection. A family situation made this particularly important for us. My wife and I have been on very many trips together and Bologna is amongst the very top few. There is much to recommend it
    United Kingdom
  • 10

    Beautiful city with a beautiful vibe.

    Beautiful city with a beautiful vibe. Downtown you can find anything you need. Be careful if you are by car. There is a speed limit of 30km/h. Also be extra careful because there are bus lanes downtown and they are not so easily noticed and if you go through one you'll get a ticket.
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  • 10

    Bologna was a fantastic central location for us to travel on...

    Bologna was a fantastic central location for us to travel on the train to Florence Venice and Verona. It was a 2 min walk to train station and 10 mins into centre which had a fantastic vibe at night in the bars and restaurants where all the staff were extremely friendly. The platters of cheese and mortadella with fabulous bread are a must with a glass of Sangiovese. Simoni down a side street off piazza maggiori was amazing.
    United Kingdom

Explore guest reviews of hotels in Bologna

  • From £405.69 per night
    Very good · 3,148 reviews
    Our flight got canceled so we arrived way later than planned. We e-mailed the hotel and they responded promptly that they would be open and waiting for us. This was a welcome relief close to midnight. The staff was very, very friendly and accomodating. I love the comfort of the bed and bedding and my partner reveled in the amenities provided in the bathroom. Breakfast was probably the best we had in our entire Italian adventure. I'd highly recommend this hotel for a one-night stay (only 15 minutes or less from Bologna airport).
    United States
  • 8.9
    Fabulous · 2,705 reviews
    This is a beautiful hotel in every way. The rooms are classical and comfortable and have everything you need. Each room has a it’s own decor theme. The breakfast is outstanding and one of the best I’ve had in Italy. The original art and sculpture all around the hotel is fascinating. The oil paintings in the breakfast room are so good they look like photographs. I would’ve bought one if I could afford it! Staff are professional, courteous and helpful. I will stay here again. It is also very central and convenient to all the sight.
    United Kingdom
  • 8.0
    Very good · 3,603 reviews
    I was very impressed with the hotel. The location is excellent, just a short walk from Bologna centrale and the old city center. The rooms are spacious and comfortable, and the beds are very comfortable. The breakfast buffet is also good. The staff at the hotel are very friendly and helpful. They were always happy to answer my questions and help me with anything I needed. Overall, I had a very positive experience at the Zanhotel Tre Vecchi, and I would highly recommend it to anyone looking for a good value hotel in Bologna.
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  • 9.6
    Exceptional · 328 reviews
    The rooms were clean, very comfortable, and the owner (Alessandro) was amazing. They went over and beyond to help make our stay enjoyable. I highly recommend Milleventi Apartments for anyone visiting downtown of Bologna. I have stayed at many of hotels/apartments but this was on the top of the list of best stays/experiences ever. Alessandro was very hospitable and there for every need of mine. He helped us find a taxi at 3:00 am. and then he contacted us if we were arriving at the airport. Alessandro thank you so much.
  • 8.5
    Very good · 7,879 reviews
    Hotel is in an excellent location, 2 minute walk from the main train station. Travelling to other cities and to the airport was made very easy as the train station was so close. I found the area safe and quiet and walked back to the hotel every night when it was dark and had no issues. Staff were exceptional to deal with and not rude like I have found in some hotels in Italy. Hotel is very clean...calm, relaxed atmosphere in the lobby. Hot water for showering never ran out. I thoroughly enjoyed my stay.
  • 8.3
    Very good · 3,925 reviews
    Just had 1 night here, but was happy with the stay. The room was large and spacious and the breakfast spread was varied, especially for Italian standards. There was an extra charge for fried eggs/bacon etc, however there were plenty of other great foods to enjoy that you don't feel like you needed them. Lots of restaurants in walking distance and took a bicycle to get into the centre of Bologna which was a great way to explore. Good parking in the hotel.
  • 9.7
    Exceptional · 277 reviews
    Spotlessly clean, well organised and compact apartment in the centre of Bologna! Loved the location! The host met us earlier than check in, allowed us to unload our bags earlier and allowed us to park our car in the garage. We were also able to check out a little later after checking with the host. The €20/day parking charge was very reasonable. There was a lot of attention to detail from the host with little details adding a touch of luxury.
  • 7.8
    Good · 1,389 reviews
    The hotel is located in an excellent place close to the old part of the city (20 min walk) and to the Bologna Central train station (12 min by bus). There is a great bakery with coffee across the road in front of the hotel and it's a wonderful place for breakfast. The room was clean, and the receptionists were very helpful and nice. It is allowed to leave your luggage in the hotel storage for a few hours after check out👍
  • 8.3
    Very good · 2,533 reviews
    Friendly staff at Hotel Centrale Bologna! Helpful staff who made sure we knew how to get in and out of the hotel after midnight if needed. The hotel breakfast is pretty good, there are lots of delicious pastries and a pretty good selection of cold cuts, plus a hot dish. Room was clean and the fan came in handy. And the location is perfect for stepping out into Bologna.
    United States
  • 9.4
    Superb · 243 reviews
    Wow amazing stay! Silvia was so friendly and helpful and the apartment was fantastic. I especially loved the plentiful breakfast options, including fruit, which is unusual in Italy! Good location - quiet residential area and it was very easy to walk into the centre of Bologna (about 15 mins) or to the train station (also about 15 mins).
    United Kingdom
  • 8.5
    Very good · 5,392 reviews
    The hotel staff was welcoming, good breakfast, spacious room, quiet hotel. From Bologna Airport to the Central Station you can take the Marconi Express train, tickets can be bought at the station. For public transport in the city of Bologna, there is a travel card for 1 day or a City Pass with 10 trips.
  • From £342.53 per night
    Very good · 2,766 reviews
    The hotel is located very close to the central part of Bologna. The hotel staff are very attentive and responsive. The hotel is simple at first look, but the room has everything you need for a few unforgettable days in Bologna. The room was clean and comfortable, and the breakfast was perfect.
  • 7.7
    Good · 1,505 reviews
    The room was spacious and very clean. It also had a fridge which was a bonus! As it is not in the centre of Bologna, it was very quiet so I would recommend this hotel and would come back here if I were to stay in Bologna again. The breakfast was excellent as it had a wide variety of choice.
    United Kingdom
  • From £813.51 per night
    Very good · 5,088 reviews
    Outstanding location within 3 mins walk from the Bologna Central Station and about 15 mins walk to the City Centre. The hotel was a pleasant surprise and squeaky clean. The staff at the reception were super friendly especially Astrid and Cypeien. I would stay there again !
  • 8.3
    Very good · 2,007 reviews
    the hotel was amazing! in the centre of Bologna ! it was warm and clean and nicely decorated! the receptionist were very helpful with my transfer to the airport ! I even did check in one hour earlier! I will definitely recommend this hotel for your stay in Bologna
  • 8.8
    Fabulous · 843 reviews
    amazing apartment super clean which offers amenities of star hotels. very clean with good quality of rooms and the owner super friendly and helpful. the rooms are very well equipped. location is central with a 7min walk from the two towers of bologna.
  • From £325.54 per night
    Good · 4,898 reviews
    Convenient to the airport. Helpful advice from staff to get into Bologna centre; they ordered us a taxi (17 euros). Best way to get to the hotel from the airport is to get a taxi AT the airport (12 euros), rather than their airport shuttle.
    United Kingdom
  • From £325.40 per night
    Good · 225 reviews
    We stayed at Conte Luna for a night before an early flight out of Bologna airport. It is a quiet hotel and the night staff was very helpful with our bags and arranging an early morning taxi.
    United States
  • From £701.33 per night
    Fabulous · 8,155 reviews
    Location was perfect right across the street from Bologna Centrale Train Station which we used for day trips to Pisa/Florence and Venezia. Hotel was walking distance to Historic Center!
    United States
  • From £665.36 per night
    Very good · 6,092 reviews
    Very convenient location across Bologna Centrale. It was clean and modern hotel room. With spacious bathroom. It had a good breakfast selection.

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