Albergo Bologna is located in Varese's historic centre, 5 minutes' walk from the main square. It was once part of a monastery dating back to 1550. Hotel Bologna is small and friendly and has been run by the same family for the last 60 years. There is a bar here and the restaurant specialises in traditional regional cuisine. Rooms at the Bologna are all air conditioned. They come with TV and minibars, some have a balcony. Varese's attractions are all walking distance away and good bus links are available.Varese Train Station, located a 10-minute walk away, offers connections with Milan.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

Albergo Bologna has been welcoming guests since 26 Oct 2009.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended

Breakfast info

Continental, Italian, Vegetarian, Gluten-free

Loyal customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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Room type
1 single bed
1 large double bed
2 single beds
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Varese
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  • Frank
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    The restaurant at the hotel is excellent. The rooms are basic but comfy. Shower room was goog and with decent sized towels ! The local parking is safe once you know where it is !
  • Domenico
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Breakfast was great. Extra large bed, very comfy. Room was clean and spacious
  • Patricia
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    It's in the centre of town. Not too far from the station. There are lots of bars and restaurants around. As a so traveller , it felt very safe. Fabulous buffet breakfast with everything you could want including fresh bread , cakes, fruit seeds and...
  • Reinout
    Near the city center. Authentic. Nice breakfast. Kind hosts. Parking within 2 minutes.
  • Miles
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    I've stayed here many times for work trips and it's always lovely. The food is simple but outstanding.
  • Sheelagh
    Breakfast was delicious and also very nutritious with a variety of protein and carbohydrates. The service was excellent . Our room was spacious with beautiful decor and excellent standards of cleanliness.
  • Anne
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    Our host met us near the albergo and directed us to the secure parking area then helped take our bags to the lift which carried us to the first floor. We had lunch at the restaurant and ate there every day we were in Varese as the food was so...
  • Elizabeth
    Everything was perfect! Cozy, clean, quiet, good shower, great location and friendly staff. Plus a tasty restaurant just downstairs
  • Clark
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    I like a healthy breakfast, the muesli, seeds, dried and fresh fruit selection at the Albergo Bologna would embarrass most large modern hotels. which is why i personally choose the Bologna, the coffee is excellent, if you like cakes, croissants...
  • Valentina
    this hotel would be better described as “restaurant with rooms” not renovated in its decor and yet functional and welcoming restaurant is a must oozing atmosphere will be back

Property questions and answers
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  • will we have to wear mask or can we go without

    good Morning, no more mask in Italy it is necessary only on the train or bus
    Answered on 23 July 2022
  • doyou have parking at the property

    we do have parking space but are limited number, in any case very close to the hotel there is "parking sempione" which is about 50 meter from the hotel . Best Regards
    Answered on 15 July 2022
  • Hi we are 3 adults - could we have 2 rooms for 3 nights one double bed room and a single for 6-9th October with Breakfast and balcony if possible,

    Good Morning, we have a double room with balcony but we have not a single room available, if you want we have one double use single room
    Answered on 14 September 2022
  • Does the hotel have an elevator

    yes, we have elevator, but in some room we have a step, so if you want to book a room without step inform us thank you
    Answered on 13 February 2023
  • Salve Volevo sapere se era possibile parcheggiare nei dintorni!!!!

    Buongiorno, si a 150 mt c'è un parcheggio pubblico coperto, in ogni caso passi prima dall'hotel che se il nostro parcheggio è disponibile non sarà necessario cordialmente
    Answered on 20 August 2021

Hotel surroundings *

1 restaurant on site

  • ristorante bologna
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner • Cocktail hour
    • Ambiance

Facilities of Albergo Bologna
Great facilities! Review score, 8.7

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Room service
  • Bar
  • Bidet
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Refrigerator
Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Minibar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Wake up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Safety deposit box
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Italian

Sustainable initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

Albergo Bologna takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 11:30 to 00:00


From 06:00 to 10:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children 3 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request

The number of cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cots are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Free! Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.

Maestro Mastercard Visa CartaSi American Express Cash Albergo Bologna accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that the restaurant is closed on Saturdays for lunch.

Please note that parking is available according to availability.

Please note that the entrance is in Via Carlo Giuseppe Veratti.

Parking is subject to availability due to limited spaces.

License number: 012133-alb00012

FAQs about Albergo Bologna

  • Albergo Bologna has 1 restaurant:

    • ristorante bologna

  • Guests staying at Albergo Bologna can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Italian
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free

  • The prices at Albergo Bologna may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Albergo Bologna offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Room options at Albergo Bologna include:

      • Single
      • Double
      • Twin

    • Check-in at Albergo Bologna is from 11:30, and check-out is until 10:00.

    • Albergo Bologna is 350 yards from the centre of Varese. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.