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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 (265 reviews)

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

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Hotel Corona d 'Oro

Hotel Corona d 'Oro

Via Oberdan 12, Bologna 40126

4.5 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (255 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 (865 reviews)

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

£111
Best Western Hotel San Donato

Best Western Hotel San Donato

Via Zamboni 16, Bologna 40126

4.0 out of 5.0
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 …

£62
Art Hotel Commercianti

Art Hotel Commercianti

Via De'Pignattari, 11, Bologna 40124

4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (112 reviews)

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

£97
Hotel Paradise

Hotel Paradise

Vicolo Cattani 7, Bologna 40126

3.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (227 reviews)

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

£55
Hotel Internazionale

Hotel Internazionale

Via Indipendenza 60, Bologna 40121

4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (939 reviews)

Located in Bologna City Centre, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Montagnola Park, Communal Collection of Fine Arts, …

£104
Touring Hotel

Touring Hotel

Via de Mattuiani 1/2, Bologna 40124

3.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (344 reviews)

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

£78
Hotel Porta San Mamolo

Hotel Porta San Mamolo

Vicolo del Falcone, 6/8, Bologna 40124

3.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (350 reviews)

Located in Bologna City Centre, this romantic hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Santissima Annunziata a Porta Procula and …

£92
Art Hotel Orologio

Art Hotel Orologio

Via IV Novembre 10, Bologna 40126

3.5 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (161 reviews)

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

£139

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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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