Known as "La Dotta, La Grassa, e La Rossa" - The Learned, The Fat, and The Red - for its prestigious university, delicious food, and terracotta-colored buildings, Bologna is a feast for the senses.
Here are the best hostels in Bologna.
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Prices can vary a lot, especially on high-season, weekends, and special holidays such as New Years Eve.
Verdi Plaza is the perfect choice for budget-conscious travellers who want to stay in the heart of Bologna. Located in the medieval historic centre, it's just a 5-minute walk from the Two Towers and a 10-minute walk to Piazza Maggiore square. You'll find everything you need for a comfortable stay, including clean sheets, towels, and fast WIFI.
Plus, the property is in a pedestrian area, so you won't have to worry about traffic. Rooms are colourful and have a cooling fan and work desk, with a choice of private or shared bathrooms. Don't miss out on the chance to stay in this lively, fun-filled district!
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Dopa Hostel is an exceptional eco-friendly accommodation situated in the heart of Bologna, surrounded by some of the city's iconic landmarks like MamBo, Palazzo Fava, and Torre degli Asinelli. Here, guests can enjoy the privacy they desire with curtain-drawn bunk beds and personal cabinets, hangers, and lockers.
Breakfast is free and offers a spread of different food options for guests to choose from, and the hostel offers additional services like bike rentals, laundry service, and international phone calls for a small fee. Free Wi-Fi, a common kitchen, lounge area, and several other services are also available.
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Combo Bologna is the perfect home away from home just steps away from Bologna's central train station. Whether you need a private room or a dormitory, the 24-hour front desk and on-site bar cater to both. Equipped with free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, and en-suite bathrooms, this hostel has you covered.
The fun doesn't stop there, as guests can let loose in the shared lounge, TV room, and vibrant outdoor garden with live concerts and DJ sets during the summer. Bike rentals make it easy to explore the city, while breakfast boasting of local delicacies are a must-have.
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Il Nosadillo is located in the center of medieval Bologna, just a short walk away from the main square, Piazza Maggiore. The atmosphere is perfect for backpackers looking to meet new people from around the world. There are four rooms available, including one female and three mixed rooms.
Guests are welcome to use the fully-equipped kitchen and relax in the common room with a cozy couch, international books and free Netflix. Breakfast is served daily from 8:00 to 10:00, and guests can enjoy free Wi-Fi, city maps, large lockers, and more. The reception is open every day from 8 am to 4:30pm.
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The price for a dorm at Verdi Plaza starts from $18.54.
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