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Hotel Internazionale
Hotel Internazionale

Via Indipendenza 60, Bologna 40121

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4.3 out of 5 (781 reviews)

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

£108
Nuovo Hotel del Porto
Nuovo Hotel del Porto

Via del Porto 6, Bologna 40122

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4 out of 5 (319 reviews)

Located in Historic Center, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Teatro Arena del Sole, Fountain of Neptune, and Communal …

£57
Hotel Palace
Hotel Palace

Via Monte Grappa, 9/2, Bologna 40121

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3.3 out of 5 (229 reviews)

Located in Historic Center, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Civic Museum of the Middle Ages, Fountain of Neptune, and …

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Bologna Center Town
Bologna Center Town

Via Guglielmo Marconi, 28, Bologna 40122

4.2 out of 5 (69 reviews)

Located in Historic Center, this bed & breakfast is within a 15-minute walk of Modern Art Gallery, Fountain of Neptune, and …

£65
Hotel Donatello
Hotel Donatello

Via dell'Indipendenza 65, Bologna 40121

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3.4 out of 5 (120 reviews)

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

£51
Touring Hotel
Touring Hotel

Via de Mattuiani 1/2, Bologna 40124

3.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (282 reviews)

Located in Historic Center, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Basilica of San Domenico, Archaeological Museum, and …

£79
Hotel Roma
Hotel Roma

Via Massimo D'Azeglio 9, Bologna 40123

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4.2 out of 5 (29 reviews)

Located in Historic Center, this hotel is steps from Palazzo d'Accursio, Communal Collection of Fine Arts, and Museum of …

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Bed & Breakfast Parigi
Bed & Breakfast Parigi

Via Parigi 4, Bologna 40121

4.2 out of 5 (28 reviews)

Located in Historic Center, this bed & breakfast is within a 5-minute walk of Civic Museum of the Middle Ages and Fountain of …

£65
Casa Ilaria
Casa Ilaria

Largo Respighi 8, Bologna 40126

4.6 out of 5 (22 reviews)

This family-friendly Bologna bed & breakfast is located in the historical district, within a 5-minute walk of Teatro Comunale …

£68
Altana Bologna
Altana Bologna

Via Caprarie 1, Bologna 40124

4.8 out of 5 (8 reviews)

Located in Historic Center, this apartment is steps from Mercato di Mezzo o Quadrilatero, Tower of the Asinelli, and Tower of …

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Pocket Guide: Bologna 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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