Al Cappello Rosso Hotel - Bologna  4 stars

Via De'Fusari, 9 Bologna 40123, Bologna, Italy, 40123  show mapSave
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  • Facilities
 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

Al Capello Rosso Hotel is a four-star 600-year-old hotel, one of the most ancient hotels in the city.

Its history dates back to 1375. A lot of foreigners stayed here at that time.

The hotel has a conference room and a reading room that are well equipped to host your conferences, business meetings and seminars.

The hotel offers free use of the nearby fitness center.

The other standard comforts proposed are as follows: 24-hour reception desk and complete range of room services, garage, lift, free weekly newspapers, on-site parking for the additional fees and laundry services.

Year renovated   2008.  Number of rooms   33.

City Center Bologna - 1700 ft
Airports Guglielmo Marconi (BLQ) - 3.9 mi, Peretola (FLR) - 47.7 mi
Train Stations Bologna Central Station - 4600 ft, - 400 ft
Bus stop - 700 ft
Restaurants Osteria Del Cappello (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Continental) - 0 ft, Trattoria Battibecco (cuisine: Italian) - 100 ft

Rooms

32 rooms and attic suite of the hotel are situated on four floors.

They are all sound proof and fitted with individual furnishings. Dormer windows offer a unique view of the city's most beautiful historical buildings.

The other amenities include bathroom with hairdryers, minibar, individual climate control, safes, free Internet connections and cable TV.

Dining options

There is a breakfast hall and a lounge bar in the hotel. The breakfast room features two-story windows and potted plants for a relaxed morning ambience. You can enjoy a drink in the bar or relax in front of the open fire in the lobby.

The hotel Al Cappello Rosso provides visitors with a free buffet breakfast. 

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Facilities

General
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Lobby
  • Vending machines
  • Coffee shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Bicycle storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private hotel parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at EUR 25 per day.

public hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is EUR 9 per day.

Services
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Medical facilities service
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
Dining facilities
  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
Meeting facilities
  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
Children's facilities
  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/Child services
Leisure facilities
  • Spa center
  • Library
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Television in lobby
Room facilities
  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Mirror
Bathroom
  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
Kitchen facilities
  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/Kitchen utensils
Bedroom
  • Pillow menu
Media
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock
Room decor
  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  12 pm

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 3 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 3 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

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32 rooms and attic suite of the hotel are situated on four floors.

They are all sound proof and fitted with individual furnishings. Dormer windows offer a unique view of the city's most beautiful historical buildings.

The other amenities include bathroom with hairdryers, minibar, individual climate control, safes, free Internet connections and cable TV.

Superior Room
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Al Cappello Rosso Superior Room Standard Double Room
Al Cappello Rosso Superior Room Standard Double Room
Al Cappello Rosso Superior Room Standard Double Room

Spacious room individually decorated in modern style offers a King size or Twin beds, cozy seating area, work area, flat screen TV and private bathroom with all amenities.

Junior Suite
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Al Cappello Rosso Junior Suite Superior Double Room
Bed type: 1 Single bed or King Size bed or Double Bed
Size: 270 sq. feet

Spacious suite individually decorated in modern style offers a King size or Twin beds, separate seating area with a sofa, work area, flat screen TV and private bathroom with all amenities.

Room facilities
    Standard Room
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    Al Cappello Rosso Standard Room Standard Single Room
    Al Cappello Rosso Standard Room Standard Single Room
    Al Cappello Rosso Standard Room Standard Double Room
    Al Cappello Rosso Standard Room Standard Single Room
    Bed type: Double Bed or Double or Twin beds or Twin beds
    Size: 195 sq. feet

    Comfortable room individually decorated in modern style offers a cozy seating area, work area, flat screen TV and private bathroom with all amenities.

    Room facilities

      Al Cappello Rosso LocationWhat's nearby

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      What's nearby

      Popular areas
      • City Center
        1400 ft
      Places of interest
      • Basilika San Petronio
        400 ft
      • Piazza Maggiore
        400 ft
      • Piazza del Nettuno
        400 ft
      • Fontana del Nettun
        700 ft
      • Mercatino Delle Erbe
        700 ft
      • Türme von Bologna
        1400 ft
      • Asinelli Tower
        1400 ft
      • basilica di san stefano
        2700 ft
      • Arkaden von Bolgona
        3000 ft
      • Bologna Fair
        1.7 mi
      Train stations
      • Bologna Central Station
        4300 ft
      Convention centers
      • Fiera di Bologna
        1.5 mi
      Monuments and Landmarks
      • San Petronio
        400 ft
      • Church San Giacomo Maggiore
        400 ft
      • Church San Domenico
        1400 ft
      • Le due Torri Asinelli e Garisenda
        1400 ft
      • Porta San Felice
        4300 ft
      Historical sites
      • Via dell'Indipendenza
        1000 ft
      Stadiums
      • Land Rover Arena
        3300 ft
      • Stadio Renato Dall'Ara
        1.6 mi
      Museums
      • Pinacoteca Nazionale
        3300 ft
      • Mambo
        3700 ft
      Parks
      • Parco La Montagnola
        3300 ft
      • Giardini Margherita
        5000 ft
      Universities, Institutes
      Theaters
      • Teatro comunale di Bologna
        2300 ft
      • Parrocchia di S.Maria Lacrimosa
        1.2 mi

      Local Attractions

      • Santo Stefano
        5000 ft
        Piazza Santo Stefano, Bologna
      • Museum of the History of Bologna
        1.1 mi
        Via Castiglione 8, Bologna
      • Thousand Voices and Thousand Sounds Museum
        1.3 mi
        Via Col di Lana, 7/N, Bologna
      • Museo per la Memoria di Ustica
        1.4 mi
        Via di Saliceto 3/22, Bologna
      • Santuario di Madonna di San Luca
        2.1 mi
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      Near the hotel

      • Basilica di San Petronio
        500 ft
        Piazza Maggiore, Bologna
      • Fontana del Nettuno
        600 ft
        Piazza del Nettuno, Bologna
      • Palazzo Comunale
        400 ft
        Piazza Maggiore 6, Bologna
      • Museo Morandi
        500 ft
        Via Don Minzoni, 14, Bologna
      • Biblioteca Salaborsa
        700 ft
        Piazza Nettuno 3, Bologna
      • Museo Civico Archeologico
        600 ft
        Via dell'Archiginnasio 2, Bologna
      • Palazzo del Podesta
        600 ft
        Piazza Maggiore 1, Bologna

      Restaurants Nearby

      • Osteria Del Cappello

        82% likes this, based on 74 reviews
        Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Continental, European

        0 ft
        Via De Fusari 9/b

        Phone: 051 1998 6887

      • Trattoria Battibecco

        74% likes this, based on 149 reviews
        Cuisine: Italian

        100 ft
        Battibecco 4

        Phone: 051 223 298

      • FARINA LIVING RESTAURANT

        52% likes this, based on 54 reviews

        100 ft
        Via De' Fusari, 9/B

        Phone: +39 051 263279

      • La Mela

        61% likes this, based on 123 reviews
        Cuisine: Italian

        200 ft
        Via de' Fusari, 5
      • divinis

        62% likes this, based on 66 reviews
        Cuisine: Italian
        Price Range: USD 54 - USD 156

        100 ft
        via battibecco 4c

        Phone: 0512961502

      Getting there.

      Al Capello Rosso Hotelis situated 50 meters from the main square (Piazza Maggiore) in the cultural and commercial heart of the city.

      Besides it is approximately three miles from Guglielmo Marconi Bologna Airport, 100 meters from the central train station, 150 meters from le Due Torri (the two towers), 250 meters from Palazzo d'Accursio, 300 meters from Palazzo Re Enzo, 750 meters from the Church of Saint Francesco and 800 meters from the Church of Santa Maria Dei Servi.

      Al Cappello Rosso Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Al Cappello Rosso

      Average guest rating

      8.4
      out of 10
      Exceptional
      Based on 280 reviews

      Rating by category:

      Location
      10.0
      Rooms
      8.0
      Service
      10.0
      Value
      6.0
      Dining
      8.0

      Individual guest reviews

      • Older travelers

        This hotel was in an excellent location with plenty of restaurants and bars on the doorstep.

        • Average rating
          8.8
      • Older travelers

        Location, positive attitude of the staff and good food.

        • Average rating
          9.2
      • Couple

        Great location, not noisy given the central location. The room was comfortable and of a decent size. The staff at the front desk were very helpful. The hotel offers a free guided tour of the city (only Sat and Sun).

        No complaints about the hotel, only that the bath/shower was a bit tricky getting in/out of.

        • Average rating
          8.2
      • Older travelers

        Wonderful location--close to all the major sights, restaurants and shopping. Train station is within walking distance for day trips. Helpful staff. Very clean. Nice breakfasts. Beautiful design and art.

        • Average rating
          10.0
      • Group of friends

        Friendly relaxed atmosphere with very helpful staff in picturesque attractive location.

        • Average rating
          9.2
      • Older travelers

        A nice well-appointed hotel in the very centre of Bologna.

        • Average rating
          8.2
      • Group of friends

        Friendly efficient staff and all amenities in hotel or nearby. Excellent stay.

        • Average rating
          7.8
      • Older travelers

        We liked the friendly approach the reception staff had. We were stranded for an extra 2 days due to the volcanic ash closing Dublin Airport and the staff were very kind and helpful.

        the room was a bit small and hot.

        • Average rating
          7.8
      • Couple

        Helpful, friendly staff; fantastic location in the centre of Bologna; wonderful design & decor in the room & hotel in general; lovely breakfast!

        • Average rating
          10.0
      • Couple

        Central; clean; attractive and spacious building; helpful reception; decent breakfasts.

        One staff-member seemed rather unfriendly.

        • Average rating
          8.2
      • Older travelers

        The hotel staff were very accommodating giving us excellent local advise, information and help. The breakfast is good. We learned of the included tour of Bologna (excellent guide) and used the hotel bikes for a ride to the local park to the SE and then up to the top of the hill south of this (bit of walking since no gears!) for lovely views over the city and further south to the Appenines. The bikes were in excellent condition.We were sorry that we hadn't realised that the attached restaurant does not open on Sundays and would have eaten there since it looked excellent. THe hotel couldn't be more perfectly positioned a stone's throw from the main square. The city is delightful. Do visit the amazing University obstetric museum!

        Ok, the room was slightly smaller than we would have preferred but this was a minor point and didn't detract at all from our stay.

        • Average rating
          9.6
      • Family with children

        Location

        It was unpleasant surprise and disappointment - small room, old bathroom, poor internet connection (it was free, but we would prefer pay for good connection instead), poor breakfast. Never recommend to anyone.

        • Average rating
          3.8
      • Older travelers

        Hotel Al Cappello Rosso provides luxurious accommodation in an ideal location for the centro historico and shopping with exceptional service.

        • Average rating
          9.6
      • Older travelers

        We only stayed one night and obviously we were very impressed with the Cappello Rosso.We would recommend it to anyone.

        • Average rating
          9.6
      • Older travelers

        The air conditioning was excellent for summer in Italy. Huge bathroom with a large tub perfect for a soak after a hot day in the city. The staff suggested and made reservations at a fabulous restaurant to celebrate a birthday. City center 50 meters from the main plaza.

        • Average rating
          10.0
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