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This property offers a Special Protection Program, a strict program of precise safeguards dedicated to our guests and our staff.

Set in the university district of Bologna, Hotel San Donato features a rooftop bar and terrace overlooking the city towers. A large buffet breakfast is served each morning.

Rooms have a classic design with wooden furniture and tiled floors. All air-conditioned, they also feature a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a fridge, and an electric kettle.

Free Wi-Fi is available in public areas and in all rooms. The bar is open for drinks around lunch time and in the evening.

The hotel is 5 minutes' walk from the central square of Piazza Maggiore and the Fountain of Neptune. The neighborhood has plenty of restaurants, bars and shops. Marconi Airport is 6.2 mi from the property.

This is our guests' favorite part of Bologna, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

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Located in the heart of Bologna, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.7

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

Breakfast Info

Continental, Italian, Gluten-free

Private parking at the hotel

ATM: Need cash? This property has an ATM on site.

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  • Hi, is the hotel situated inside ZTL and, if yes, can you arrange 2-day ZTL permit for us for Fri-Sun? How much does the parking cost per day? Thanks

    tks for booking us ! yes, we hv car parking at 24,00 euros at night . we are in ZTL , access from Via San Vitale


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    Asked about: Deluxe Room with City View • Answered on May 20, 2021
  • Hello. My flight arrives at Bologna at 23:35at Friday. Is it possible to check in so late??

    yes you can ! Luca


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    Asked about: Economy Single Room • Answered on July 19, 2021
  • Buongiorno, Posso sapere il prezzo per il parcheggio 2 giorni? (2-3 ottobre). Vi ringrazio molto.

    Il parcheggio auto costa 24,00 euro a notte. Siamo in zona ZTL .


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    Asked about: Classic Double Room • Answered on September 11, 2021
  • Can I pay cash without my creditcard

    yes tyou can for small amount


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    Asked about: Economy Single Room • Answered on August 11, 2021
  • Buonasera, Vorremmo prenotare per due persone dal 27 al 30 dicembre. Cortesemente potreste indicarci quali sono le tariffe per il parcheggio? Grazie

    Grazie per averci scritto ! Posto auto disponibile al costo di 25,00 euro a notte. COME RAGGIUNGERE L'HOTEL SAN DONATO : INFORMAZIONI DETTAGLIATE SU NS. SITO : https://www.hotelsandonato.it/en/how-to-reach-us.aspx


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    Asked about: Classic Double Room • Answered on November 22, 2021
  • Hi there! Is the terrace open to use at all time during the day?

    Main terrace is available from 7:00am till 10:00 pm


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    Answered on August 7, 2021
  • Do you have a free airport shuttle?

    No we do not hv. a free airport shuttle. We suggest take a taxi and in a 20 minutues you can reach our htl. at about 20/25 euros cost .


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    Answered on July 24, 2021
Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
Located in the historic old town

Bologna old town’s terracotta rooftops and elegant basilicas watch over its portico-adorned squares and winding streets. Markets and restaurants showcase classic Emilia-Romagna dishes like tortellini.

What's nearby
  • La Macchina del Tempo
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  • Towers of Bologna
    0.1 miles
  • San Giacomo Maggiore Church
    0.1 miles
  • Teatro Comunale di Bologna Opera House
    0.2 miles
  • Via Zamboni
    0.2 miles
  • Mercato Di Mezzo
    0.2 miles
  • Santa Maria della Vita
    0.2 miles
  • Santo Stefano Church
    0.2 miles
  • Quadrilatero Bologna
    0.2 miles
  • Palazzo del Podestà
    0.2 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant restaurant
    0.3 miles
  • Cafe/Bar bar
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • Piazza Maggiore
    0.3 miles
  • Archiginnasio di Bologna
    0.3 miles
  • Via Indipendenza
    0.4 miles
  • MAMbo
    0.7 miles
  • San Michele in Bosco
    1 miles
  • Museum for the Memory of Ustica
    1.3 miles
  • Saint Peter's Cathedral
    2 miles
  • Arena Parco Nord
    2.2 miles
  • Sanctuary of the Madonna di San Luca
    2.7 miles
  • Fico Eataly World
    3.5 miles
Closest Airports
  • Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport
    3.6 miles
  • Forlì Airport
    41.1 miles
  • Florence Airport
    48.5 miles
How to get to Best Western Hotel San Donato from Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport
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Amenities of Best Western Hotel San Donato
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
Activities
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed) and charges may apply.
  • Accessible parking
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Secure parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
General
  • Convenience store on site
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Hair/Beauty salon
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Health & Wellness Facilities
  • Solarium
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Italian
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House rules Best Western Hotel San Donato takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

3:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

4:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children over 3 are welcome.

Children 4 and above are considered adults at this property.

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

Crib and extra bed policies

6 years old
Crib by request
€ 40 per child, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

The property is located in a pedestrian area. Access to the historical center by car is only possible through the Porta San Vitale gate.

Guests arriving by car are requested to communicate their license plate upon arrival.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Best Western Hotel San Donato

  • Guests staying at Best Western Hotel San Donato can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Italian
    • Gluten-free
    • À la carte

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Best Western Hotel San Donato (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private Parking
    • Parking
    • Secure parking
    • Electric vehicle charging station
    • Accessible parking

  • Room options at Best Western Hotel San Donato include:

    • Single
    • Twin
    • Double
    • Triple
    • Quad

  • Check-in at Best Western Hotel San Donato is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Best Western Hotel San Donato by:

    • Taxi 30min

  • Best Western Hotel San Donato offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Solarium
    • Walking tours
    • Happy hour
    • Bike tours
    • Tour or class about local culture

  • The prices at Best Western Hotel San Donato may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Best Western Hotel San Donato is 1,500 feet from the center of Bologna.