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Hotel Internazionale
Hotel Internazionale

Via Indipendenza 60, Bologna 40121

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4.3 out of 5 (797 reviews)

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

£128
Nuovo Hotel del Porto
Nuovo Hotel del Porto

Via del Porto 6, Bologna 40122

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4 out of 5 (327 reviews)

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

£81
Hotel Holiday
Hotel Holiday

Via Bertiera 13, Bologna 40126

3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (408 reviews)

Located in Historic Center, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Piazza VIII Agosto, Tower of the Asinelli, and Tower o …

£54
Touring Hotel
Touring Hotel

Via de Mattuiani 1/2, Bologna 40124

3.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (288 reviews)

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

£101
Hotel Cavour
Hotel Cavour

Via Goito 4, Bologna 40126

3.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (123 reviews)

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

£102
Zanhotel Il Canale
Zanhotel Il Canale

Via Bertiera 2, Bologna 40126

3.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (368 reviews)

This family-friendly Bologna hotel is located near the airport, within a 10-minute walk of Teatro Arena del Sole, Fountain of …

£75
Albergo Atlantic
Albergo Atlantic

Via Galliera 46, Bologna 40121

3.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (181 reviews)

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

£75
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 …

£66
Cristina Rossi Bed and Breakfast
Cristina Rossi Bed and Breakfast

Via Porta di Castello, 6, Bologna 40121

2.5 out of 5 (2 reviews)

Located in Historic Center, this townhouse accommodation is steps from Civic Museum of the Middle Ages and Fountain of Neptun …

£54
Altana Bologna
Altana Bologna

Via Caprarie 1, Bologna 40124

4.8 out of 5 (9 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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