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Grand Hotel Majestic già Baglioni
Grand Hotel Majestic già Baglioni

Via dell'Indipendenza, 8, Bologna 40121

5.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (253 reviews)

Located in Bologna City Centre, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Civic Museum of the Middle Ages, Communal …

£297
Hotel Corona d 'Oro
Hotel Corona d 'Oro

Via Oberdan 12, Bologna 40126

4.5 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (209 reviews)

Located in Bologna City Centre, this luxury hotel is steps from Tower of the Asinelli and Tower of the Garisenda. Fountain of …

£179
Al Cappello Rosso
Al Cappello Rosso

Via De' Fusari, 9, Bologna 40133

4.5 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (793 reviews)

Located in Bologna City Centre, this luxury hotel is steps from Palazzo d'Accursio, Communal Collection of Fine Arts, and …

£120
Hotel Internazionale
Hotel Internazionale

Via Indipendenza 60, Bologna 40121

4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (861 reviews)

Located in Bologna City Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Montagnola Park and Fountain of Neptune. Communal …

£111
Art Hotel Commercianti
Art Hotel Commercianti

Via De'Pignattari, 11, Bologna 40124

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4.5 out of 5 (96 reviews)

Located in Bologna City Centre, this hotel is steps from Palazzo Marsigli, Basilica of San Petronio, and Archaeological Museu …

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Main Street 59
Main Street 59

Strada Maggiore 59, Bologna 40125

Located in Bologna City Centre, this apartment is within a 15-minute walk of Palazzo Hercolani, Basilica Santo Stefano, and …

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Best Western Hotel San Donato
Best Western Hotel San Donato

Via Zamboni 16, Bologna 40126

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4.1 out of 5 (320 reviews)

Located in the heart of Bologna, this family-friendly hotel is steps from Jewish Museum, Tower of the Asinelli, and Tower o …

£66
Hotel Metropolitan
Hotel Metropolitan

Via dell'Orso 6, Bologna 40121

3.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (465 reviews)

Located in Bologna City Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Teatro Arena del Sole, Communal Collection of Fine …

£122
Art Hotel Orologio
Art Hotel Orologio

Via IV Novembre 10, Bologna 40126

3.5 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (155 reviews)

Located in Bologna City Centre, this hotel is steps from Museo Morandi, Communal Collection of Fine Arts, and Museum of …

£144
Casa Isolani Santo Stefano
Casa Isolani Santo Stefano

Via Santo Stefano 16, Bologna 40125

4.8 out of 5 (29 reviews)

Located in Bologna City Centre, this bed & breakfast is steps from Palazzo Isolani and Basilica Santo Stefano. Tower of the …

£85

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Pocket Guide: Bologna City Centre Historic Center Hotels

Historic Center is a walkable neighborhood that's popular for its restaurants, bars, and coffee shops. Part of the neighborhood's charm is its college atmosphere. You can experience some local theater, or enjoy the natural beauty of the parks. Book a hotel in Historic Center and start exploring everything in and around Bologna.

Sightseeing around Historic Center

The area's storied past is told through the monuments and historic sites, while local museums and theaters add a sense of refinement. Browse the collections at Communal Collection of Fine Arts, Museum of Giorgio Morandi, or Archaeological Museum. You can check out the local talent at Teatro Anatomico, Teatro Arena del Sole, and Teatro Comunale di Bologna. Monuments like Basilica of San Petronio, Palazzo d'Accursio, and Fountain of Neptune honor the area. Learn about the local history at Re Enzo Palace, Palazzo Re Enzo, and Palazzo Caprara.

You can get some shopping done while you're here, or take part in any number of other activities. You can take some time to enjoy the outdoors at Montagnola Park, Bologna Botanical Gardens, and Margherita Gardens. Looking for a little retail therapy? Consider a shopping trip to Mercato di Mezzo o Quadrilatero, Galleria Cavour Shopping Center, and Navile Shopping Centre. You won't be disappointed visiting other sights like Land Rover Arena, Ippodromo Arcoveggio, or Stadio Renato Dall'Ara.

Some of the area's most popular sights are Piazza Maggiore, Tower of the Asinelli, and Tower of the Garisenda. Santa Maria della Vita, Museum of Palazzo Pepoli Campogrande, and Civic Museum of the Middle Ages are also favorite places to visit.

Getting around Historic Center

Bologna (BLQ-Guglielmo Marconi) is the closest major airport, 3.5 miles (5.6 km) from Historic Center.

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