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Aeroporto di Bologna "Guglielmo Marconi"
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Bologna, the oldest university town in Europe, is a fitting place for travelers, and especially backpackers. The intact architecture of the historic town center is dotted with iconic towers, from a time where the local elite showed off by building these competing residences. There are local cultural sights and museums, but the university steals the show. Or maybe you're more interested in the food and eating your way through town in search of the best dining spots. If you want to learn the local tricks of the good life, find a cafe, sit back, and take in the world rushing by.
Bologna's center isn't huge the city is sprawling, so things certainly do get busy around town at peak times. Yet despite the city having so much going for it, there aren't many visitors here compared to the rest of the Tuscan north and not-so-distance Venice.
The hostels in Bologna are a bit disappointing. If you're hoping to stay in town for a quick night, as those touring the region might desire, you'll have a hard time. Currently, the Bologna hostels are all located well outside of the center. Although bus service during the day is fast and frequent it's not always available in the evening or later at night. This also means you'll have to pony-up the cash for a cab or miss out on the late-night enjoyment of public squares, cafés, and bars.
The Bologna hostels are all spacious and have plentiful outdoor space thanks to their suburban or even small-town settings. They are popular with Italian scouting and school groups, but also attract independent travelers.
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Due Torri-San Sisto - Bologna
"A hostel on the outskirts of Bologna. The location is outside of town in a rural area., but there is are buses that goes there and it takes about 15 or 20 minutes to get to the center of town. There are technically two hostels but they're only about 200m apart and they have the same management and phone number. The larger and newer hostel is at Via Viadagola 5 and it has an outdoor sitting area and a basketball court. There is also an...
Centro Turistico Citta di Bologna
"The room and swimming pool are excellent! And there's free Internet! It is so cool to have a swim during the long hot day! Yet, it is a bit far away from the city center." … "Worlds above the available HI's in bologna -- though not centrally located, there's a very regular bus service (five to twenty minute interval, ten minute walk) that runs till midnight and even then a taxi doesn't cost much from the city centre. The bungalows are...
Bologna Bed & Breakfast
"… Bed and Breakfast is very close to the University, the Conservatory, the St. Orsola Hospital and to the Villas Torri and Negrisoli. On the right side of the typical old town building there is a bus stop to the railway station and the fair area. Please note: Check in by appointment from 15.00 to 20.30. After 20.30 to 22:00 extra charge of 10€ Please note that check in after 22.00 is not possible Check out before 11.00...
Centro Europa Uno
"… prolong their stay we can offer self-catering facility. We also have a camping area for camper/caravans and tents. Accommodation Into the bungalow we have a dorm. There are a female bungalow, male bungalow, mix bungalow and small private bungalow from 1 person to 3 people. Services and activities We have a common room with free wi-fi, and microwave tost and eletric oven. And we have a beauty garden if you want a little...
"… winter. Guests are welcome to use the kitchen facilities (fridge, stove and kitchen equipment) and enjoy their free time in the living room. Free wifi in all rooms. Free breakfast We do not have a 24 hour reception. Please, see our check in time before arrival. Also we require indicating your arrival time in the reservation. Please note: we have a 48 hour cancellation policy we only accept cash payments at...
Bologna Guest House
"Welcome to 'Blue Angel' bed and brekfast in the center of Bologna. If you are looking for an accommodation for your upcoming trip to work, or a place to sleep during a trip outside between Art and Culture, or do not want to miss your annual appointment of a special Fair... then this will definitely be your point of arrival and departure. Small but cozy, simple but stupefaciente... features that make the Blue Angel is unique in its kind."...
Campus & Opera
"… of Bologna Alma Mater with its museums, 200 meters from the Conservatory, 300 meters from the National Art Gallery of Bologna, 500 meters from the Two Towers and 800 meters from Piazza Maggiore. The Central Station is a pleasant 20-minute walk or connected in 10 minutes by Bus C with a stop in Piazza Verdi 50 meters from Guesthouse Campus and Opera. Campus and Opera Policies and Conditions: Cancellation policy: 48h before...
Bed & Breakfast Farinelli
Via Fratelli Rosselli 10
Hostel Bologna San Sisto
"A hostel on the outskirts of Bologna. The location is outside of town in a rural area., but there is are buses that goes there and it takes about 15 or 20 minutes to get to the center of town. There are technically two hostels but they're only about 200m apart and they have the same management and phone number. The smaller and older hostel is at Via Viadagola 14. Since it is in the middle of nowhere everyone gets delivery pizza in the...
"… double extra bed), -dining room (with a square table and four chairs) -store room, -laundry with washing machine. Garage (included when renting A+B) A nice relaxing atmosphere, nice neighbours, public parking area and green area aside. bus, soccer, jogging, walks, public infant school @ 50 m, banks, P.O., gym, church, social centre, public creche and primary school, pharmacy, petrol station, commerce and market @ 500 m...
"Small and charming one-roomed flat located on the second floor of a old building, built in the ancient art nouveau of Bologna. The flat was fully renovated in 2011 with fine finishes.it is the ideal for single or a couple. It is equipped with a living room with annexed double bed and sof, and a kitchen. The bathroom is equipped with every comfort (toilet, bidet and shower). Air condition and internet wi-fi are free. Please note:...
Bozz 3 Apartment
"… corner, table, double bed and bathroom with every comfort (toilet, bidet and shower). The whole flat is furnished with independent central heating and aluminum and double glazed casing (ideal for protecting the internal temperatures of the environments of your liking). Please note: Only cash payment on arrival Check In: after 15:00 Check Out: before 11:00 Different times can be agreed with managers. Pets are not...
"… The apartment is located near the city center. Fully renovated in june 2012. Very bright and noiseless.The apartment is located at the second floor (no elevator) of a building. Fully renovated in June 2012. The apartment open on the private garden of building. The windowed bathroom is equipped with every comfort (toilet, bidet and shower). The whole flat is furnished with independent central heating, air conditioning and...
Appartamento Sant'Orsola Malpighi
"… dryer, washmachine, iron and ironing board, oven, microwave oven, thermostat, air conditioning, security door. Bus stop to the city centre in front of the apartment, bus stop for and from the central station at two minutes walking. Restaurants, pub, laundry, pharmacy and supermarket nearby the house. In the price are included: gas, water, light, internet wi-fi, tv. Upon request parking. The apartment is very near to the historical...
Via della Barca,36, Via della Barca, 36
B&B Tre Ponti
"… and some days also in the afternoon) and a pizza restaurant (also with take away - closed on Mondays). Very nice and typical restaurants on the surrounding hills (you'd need the car). B&B Tre Ponti Policies and Conditions: Cancellation policy: 48h before arrival. This property may preauthorize your card before arrival. Check in from 12:00 to 21:00. Check out before 10:00. Payment upon arrival by cash, credit...
"The Residence Ariosto offers one, two and three-room apartments with kitchen or kitchenette, fully furnished and ready for use. The Apartments are in the historical center of Bologna and they are easily reachable from the airport, railway station. WI-FI connection for free. Please note: We have a 72 hours cancellation policy Check-in: from 15:00 by appointment Check-out: before 11.30" … "… turn right on Independence...
Bed & Breakfast a Bologna
"… two minutes from the train station. The main fair and market district is just ten minutes walk away, and buses to and from the airport can be caught locally. Parking is available by arrangement. Local facilities include a restaurant and bar, and the bi-weekly 'La Piazzola' market is a short stroll away. Languages spoken include English, French, German and Japanese. Note: All the payments have to be by cash on the...
Bergonzoni Marina B&B
"We are located 10 min. from the railway station, 15 min. from the centre of town and from the Fair, in a quiet and greenery area. The b&b is easily reachable both by car (with free parking) both by bus (with a night service also). Cleanliness and hygene is our primary goal." … "… Train Exit from the railway station, turn left and walk a bit until you reach via Indipendenza. Take bus n° 11/C "Arc.Rot: Giardini" and get off...
"… for you, with: kitchen, a big bedroom, a bathroom with shower, laundry machine and iron, each room have air conditioning and tv. Internet upon request. In the morning you will find the necessary for a substantial breakfast. The building, from the beginning of the 20th Century, is located in a silent street between Porta Saragozza and Porta San Felice. In a few minutes, walking under the Bolognese arcades, you reach the...
Cà del Buco
Monte San Pietro
"… bathrooms and a small common area. The refurbishment has been carried out with attention to details, aiming at keeping a traditional atmosphere. We also have a little appartament, really nice for family, with kitchen inside. All the accessories and the furniture will make your stay unforgettable. Bicycles are welcome, the Guesthouse can also host people with moving disabilities. We propose Italian food, hand made with ours...
B&B Alla Corte del Picchio
"… the chaos of the town and easy to reach. THE ROOMS Every room in different in furniture and colour that gives it the name. Refined style and care of details combine the simple elegance of our country house with modern services. THE BREAKFAST Served in a room full of light, with view on the country, our rich buffet breakfast includes home-made cakes, tarts and pies and a wide choice of sweets and delicatessen. During...
"… at time of booking) - Information on Bicycle - Reservations: taxi or car with driver, tickets for shows, restaurants, hairdresser - Laundry - Fax - Newspapers - Flowers Cancellation: one night penalty in case of cancellation if not done within 12 hours. 00 on the day before the arrival Pets: not allowed NOT allowed to smoke free wi fi For further information, write to email@example.com or call 347/4758110 LOCATIONS We are...
"… meters are the points of greatest tourist attractions, historical and commercial heart of Bologna: Piazza Maggiore, Piazza del Nettuno, the Basilica di San Petronio, The Cathedral of St. Peter, the Medieval Museum, The Two Towers, Via Indipendenza with its shops, Galleria Cavour, Via D'Azeglio, etc. For lovers of good food, comfortably reachable on foot, are the most important restaurants of Bologna, surveyed on best field guides,...
A Casa Fachin
"… to its warm atmosphere will be your home away from home. Here you will find waiting for you 3 comfortable rooms with private bathrooms, each room has free internet access, Tv and air-conditioned. One room has a nice balcony. we can give hospitality up to 9 persons (one doble room, one triple room and one with two single beds and one twin. Our forniture is a perfect fusion between old-fashioned and modern style. Our kitchen is at...
"… is independent, nothing is shared. Customer can go out or come in at all times. Please advise about your arrival time, check out 11AM, payment cash on arrival, breakfast not included. You can rent a bicycle. B&B HOPE is close to railway station, only 10 minutes walk (500 meters); from fair only 15 minutes walk (1100 meters). B&B Hope is close to Piazza de L' Unit (50 meters) where all bus in Bologna stop. From airport to...
Cherry Cat Bed & Breakfast
Monte San Pietro
"… If you are interested in using this service , please contact us to arrange a lift in advance to ensure we are available at your arrival time. In addition, we also offer to take guests to the nearest bus stop or to the suburban railway station upon request- our aim is to try to ensure your journeys to the city are as easy and stress-free as possible. If you like strolling along or walks through the scenic countryside, you can head...
Bologna Old Town
"… San'Orsola-Malpighi in Bologna Old Town will certainly find a suitable position to be near their loved ones, since the Guest House B & B is located at the foot of the hill where you will find the 'Rizzoli hospital and is only 4 stops by bus (No. 33) from St. Orsola-Malpighi hospital entry. But the Bologna Old Town has not forgotten the young soul of the city of Bologna: the students, that in view of the start of their...
"… convenience - Small pets are also welcome- upon request We also have an agreement with a parking house nearby, although we advise our guests to reach us by train: the central area of the city is a limited traffic area and the railway station is only 10 minutes walk from B&B Parigi. Breakfast is included in the price, and guests can enjoy traditional Italian brioche and espresso at a nearby bar. Restaurants and cafes are...
Riva Reno GuestHouse
"… in the service. Please Note: Canx policy 24hrs Check In Time: 11.00 a.m. Checkout Time: 11.00 a.m. (on Sunday late Checkout at 7/8 p.m.) Our office for guest's arrival is open 10am/1pm and 4pm/9pm. Please contact us after booking to inform about arrival time In order to maintain our low prices breakfast is not included (even if we offer, as stated, coffee and tea facilities in the shared kitchens). Anyway at our...
"… cooking in Bologna. Thanks to its strategic location, it is a 10 minute walk from Piazza Maggiore, but while the close proximity to the walls can easily find parking. Also there is the possibility to use a parking area for just 1 euro/day. We have a 3-day cancellation policy Credit cards not accepted, we only accept payments by cash Check In Time: 12pm12am Check Out Time: 11am Breakfast is included in the...
"Our Ayhome B&B has comfortable, large and bright rooms that are all carefully decorated to meet the needs of our guests, The rooms are very comfortable with 2 well equipped and furnished bathrooms at our valued guests disposal. We offer an excellent quality at a competitive price: ideal for vacation, weekends and short study or business trips. Please note: Cancellation policy: 72h advance notice Payment upon arrival by cash...
B&B La Dolce Vita
"… with care and attention to detail. The b&b provides a serene and comfortable environment, which goes beyond the simple overnight.On your arrival you will be welcomed by Lella , Giorgia and 2 lovely little dogs, who, in a warm and welcoming atmosphere, will give you the best welcome and will be available for a pleasant stay in Bologna. The b&b Close the check in at 20:00 The B&B is located in a palace at 3 floor with...
Bologna Center Town
"… business travellers to the patient's relativies of Bologna specialistic hospitals. ... But Bologna Center Town B&B and Guest House want to be a confortable, clean and cheap place for all those guests that arriving in Bologna by train they prefer an accomodation close to the main train station and close the Bologna Middle Age area in the same time *Important: please contact us before arrival to schedule your check in,...
Stazione - Da Zia Elvira
"… and it is provided with Wi -Fi and TV. In the immediate proximity it is possible to find parking (Via Bovi Campeggi) for non-residents at a cost of 1, 20 € / hour or 6 euro for a day ticket . At about 800 mt. there is a guarded parking at a cost of only 1 € / day. The Italian breakfast is made by: Coffee, the Cafe Latte , Milk, Biscuits, Corn Flakes , Butter , Jam and Juice. Please note: Check In: please check directly...
Atelier Centro Storico
"… B&B Atelier is decorated as an Art Gallery with beautiful art works of a local artist. It is also possible the purchase of the art works. Services offered: Artistic Aperitivo, card reading, Italian cooking classes, hand made pasta classes, workshop to hand made paper and its different uses ( decorations, art works, etc..) Possibility to add a bed for children in the room. Our friends pet are not allowed. Please...
"… of the city. It offers a corner available 24 hours where you can enjoy hot drinks such as coffee, tea, hot chocolate and biscuits and fresh fruit. English and French spoken. Please note: Cancellation policy: 24h before arrival. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the first night of your stay. Check in from 14:00 to 21:00 . Check out before 11:00. Payment upon arrival by cash, credit...
"The bed and breakfast La Stazione is equipped with every comfort to make your stay special: wifi, satellite LED TV, elevator ... Comfortable and spacious! We have rooms with private bathroom inside and outside ready to welcome you and make your stay Please note: Cancellation policy: 72h before arrival. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the first night of your stay. Check in from 09:00 to 23:00 ....
Via Alessandro Stoppato 13
Central Avenue B&B
"… close. Our rooms offer comfortable beds (linen and towels always cleaned and perfumed) in colorful, bright and elegant rooms with a modern furniture. Every room offer many facilities such as sofa, flat TV, teakettle, Free WiFi. Moreover we offer you a delicious continental free breakfast and, if you come by car, you can leave it in a parking a few minutes from the structure. Central Avenue B&B Policies & Conditions:...
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Bologna Travel Tips & Suggestions
Bologna is the most beautiful city i have ever visited -- the architecture is exquisite and the meat is to die for.
Bologna is probably one of the nicest italian cities. Its buildings, le Due Torri, Piazza Nettuno, La chiesa de Lucca are incredible, also is the griddle of the Bolognese Sauce that all of us enjoy!!! Full of young people from all over the world, I made great friends here!!!
Bologna is a fantastic city in my humble opinion. :)
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