City Guide: Bologna

     Bologna is known as La Grassa meaning ''The Fat''.

     A nickname, the city earned for its good appetite and passion for yummy cuisine. The first that comes to mind about foods in Bologna is the world famous spaghetti Bolognese. In fact, locals usually miss it for such dishes as mortadella and tortellini served in local restaurants with sweet local wines.

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City Guide: Bologna

     Bologna is known as La Grassa meaning ''The Fat''.

     A nickname, the city earned for its good appetite and passion for yummy cuisine. The first that comes to mind about foods in Bologna is the world famous spaghetti Bolognese. In fact, locals usually miss it for such dishes as mortadella and tortellini served in local restaurants with sweet local wines.

     A cuisine in Bologna goes even far beyond these, but to taste it you need a stay there. Be it a room in cheap hotel in Bologna or in luxury hotel all available at Booked.net. You can check them out with maps, photos and secure forms.

     After you finish with your dining in Bologna, you should get involved with this city deeper to discover there more than tasty cuisine. For example, its medieval cityscape with Renaissance buildings and tiny cobbled streets lined with ornate arcades.

Other attractions include;

- Archaeological Museum, a location for antiquities including relics of Egyptian civilization

- Piazza Maggiore, a pedestrian-only square surrounded by the Basilica of San Petronio, the City Hall Building, the portico dei Banchi and the Palazzo del Podestà

- Via Rizzoli, the main streets of Bologna, but excellent for strolls

- Palazzo Comunale, a city hall with a collection of Renaissance paintings

- Torre degli Asinelli, a main symbol of Bologna

     The origins of Bologna date back to first Etruscans in the area in the 6th century B.C. and later they were replaced by the Romans. In 1088, the university was established in Bologna that makes of the city the oldest University City in Europe. By the 13th century, Bologna exploded with numerous medieval structures and became the second most important city after Rome in the 16th century.

     This is Bologna, a city detained in its past that is still reflected in the cityscape influenced by the famous painters like the Carracci brothers and Guido Reni. Anyway, Bologna is not as reluctant to any change as it is expected to be. For example, the works by Giorgio Morandi, famous painter of the 20th century are exhibited at the Giorgio Morandi Museum in the Town Hall.

     Bologna also wasn't long resistant to a plenty of nightclubs, discos and live music venues which sprang throughout the natty city to reshape it toward youth-oriented metropolis.

     Bologna is up to you whether a frozen in medieval time city or energetic destination, but one point is constant – the city fits best with Booked.net.

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  • Palmiro Togliatti 92, Bologna, Italy, 40132 (Map)
    4.1 - Excellent
    Based on 281 reviews
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    The four-star My One Hotel Bologna is conveniently situated in the peaceful green area of Bologna close to the shopping venues. This modern high-tech building includes spacious meeting room. More details

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  • Starhotels Excelsior

    4 star hotel
    Via Pietramellera, 51, Bologna, Italy, 40121 (Map)
    4.3 - Exceptional
    Based on 595 reviews
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    Following a complete renovation, the new four stars Starhotel Excelsior was born by joining two-star hotels the Alexander and the Milano Excelsior. It is newly refurbished and provides high class services for rest and work. More details

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  • Via Del Commercio Associato 3, Bologna, Italy, 40127 (Map)
    3.9 - Excellent
    Based on 267 reviews
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    Holiday Inn Express Bologna Fiera is located in the heart of Fiera district right next to Piazza Maggiore, The Space Cinema Bologna and Museo Geologico Giovanni Capellini. Renovated in 2010, the comfortable hotel has welcomed guests since 2004. More details

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  • Nh Bologna Villanova

    4 star hotel
    Via Villanova 29/8, Bologna, Italy, 40055 (Map)
    3.6 - Very good
    Based on 128 reviews
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    The comfortable 4-star Nh Bologna Villanova offers spacious guestrooms. The property boasts tranquil location minutes away from Villanova Sfm train station. More details

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  • Touring Hotel Bologna

    3 star hotel
    Via Dei Mattuian 1/2, Bologna, Italy, 40124 (Map)
    4.1 - Excellent
    Based on 117 reviews
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    The 3-star Touring Hotel Bologna is situated in the heart of Bologna. Renovated in 2008, the intimate hotel has welcomed guests since 1903. More details

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  • Grand Hotel Majestic

    5 star hotel
    Via Dell' Indipendenza 8, Bologna, Italy, 40121 (Map)
    4.1 - Excellent
    Based on 85 reviews
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    Grand Hotel Majestic Gia Baglioni is a prestigious luxury hotel situated in the heart of Bologna offering its guests the atmosphere of a grand hotel with every modern amenity. Ideal for leisure and business travelers. More details

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  • Piazza XX Settembre, 2, Bologna, Italy, 40121 (Map)
    3.9 - Excellent
    Based on 193 reviews
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    Nh De La Gare Hotel Bologna is a 4-star traditional hotel offering non-smoking accommodation steps away from Santo Stefano, Teatro Duse and Basilica di Santa Maria dei Servi Bologna. With accents of Renaissance architecture, the hotel was built in 1952 and renovated in 2004. More details

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  • Zanhotel Tre Vecchi

    4 star hotel
    Via Independenza 47, Bologna, Italy, 40121 (Map)
    3.9 - Excellent
    Based on 324 reviews
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    The deluxe Zanhotel Tre Vecchi offers 95 en-suite guest rooms as well as parking, currency exchange and a cloakroom. Renovated in 2000, this hotel combines the modern with Renaissance architecture. More details

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  • Top Hotel Park Bologna

    3 star hotel
    Via Nazionale, 67 Bologna, Bologna, Italy, 40065 (Map)
    2.4 - Average
    Based on 95 reviews
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    The TOP Hotel Park Bologna is the first LowCost Hotel in townfunctionallydesignedpropertyfitted with innovative technology and high quality. Here youwillfind high-speed wireless Wi-Fi internet connections(free of charge) through the hotel and in the rooms. More details

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  • Grand Elite

    4 star hotel
    Via Aurelio Saffi 36, Bologna, 40131, Bologna, Italy, 40131 (Map)
    4.0 - Excellent
    Based on 342 reviews
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    Centrally set in Bologna, the Grand Hotel Elite is close to the local attractions, shops, upscale restaurants and historical points of interest. This four-star property presents a fusion of timeless charm, elegant furnishing and the latest technology. More details

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  • Royal Carlton

    4 star hotel
    Via Montebello 8, Bologna, 40121, Bologna, Italy, 40121 (Map)
    4.2 - Exceptional
    Based on 167 reviews
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    The Royal Hotel Carlton is a modern and luxurious hotel located in the historical and commercial center of Bologna surrounded by a graceful garden. It is preferred by tourists and business guests alike. More details

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  • Via Luigi Serra, 7, Bologna, Italy, 40129 (Map)
    4.1 - Excellent
    Based on 398 reviews
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    IL Guercino, Bologna, is a non-smoking hotel built in 2001 into the historical building and is named after the famous painter of the 17th century. It is constructed in Oriental style and is decorated in different styles. More details

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  • Best Western Maggiore

    3 star hotel
    Via Emilia Ponente 62/3, Bologna, Italy, I-40133 (Map)
    3.9 - Excellent
    Based on 118 reviews
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    The welcoming Best Western Maggiore is a 3-star property set next to Piazza Maggiore, Museum of the History of Bologna and Parco Regionale dell'Abbazia di Monteveglio. More details

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  • Metropolitan

    3 star hotel
    Via Dell'Orso 6, Bologna, Italy, 40121 (Map)
    4.2 - Exceptional
    Based on 157 reviews
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    The comfortable 3-star Metropolitan offers tasteful guestrooms. It was opened in 1950 and is an example of ancient architecture in Bologna. More details

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  • Eurogarden

    4 star hotel
    Dei Billi 2(Ozzano Emilia), Bologna, Italy, 40064 (Map)
    3.7 - Very good
    Based on 50 reviews
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    The exclusive Eurogarden offers panoramic views of Bologna from many air-conditioned guestrooms. In the historical heart of Bologna with direct proximity to Palazzo Hercolani, Bowling San Lazzaro and Santo Stefano. More details

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  • Alla Rocca

    4 star hotel
    Via Matteotti , 76, Bazzano, Bologna, Italy, 40053 (Map)
    4.1 - Excellent
    Based on 26 reviews
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    The traditional Alla Rocca is situated in the center of Bologna right next to such attractions as Motorstars, Golf Club Bologna and Mercatino delle Erbe, delle Cose antiche e dell' Artigianato. The perfect location makes a tower, galleries easily reachable. More details

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  • Ac Bologna By Marriott

    4 star hotel
    Via Sebastiano Serlio, 28, Bologna, Italy, 40128 (Map)
    4.2 - Exceptional
    Based on 163 reviews
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    Located in the center of Bologna, the four-star AC hotel is only a stone’s throw away from the famous Santurario del Sacro Cuore, Bologna Botanical Gardens and Montagnola Park. More details

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  • Via Michelino 91, Bologna, Italy (Map)
    4.1 - Excellent
    Based on 495 reviews
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    The attractive 3-star Hotel Michelino Bologna Fiera is located in Quartiere San Donato district a few meters from exhibition centers, trade fairs. The property is located in a shopping of Bologna, close to Museo Geologico Giovanni Capellini, Orto Botanico and Compianto sul Cristo Morto. More details

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  • Alloro Suite

    4 star hotel
    Via Ferrarese, 161, Bologna, Italy, 40128 (Map)
    4.1 - Excellent
    Based on 250 reviews
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    Situated in the centre of Bologna, between the Fair and the historic downtown, the four-star Alloro Suite hotel is the ideal occasion to discover the traditions, history and culture of modern Bologna minutes from Piazza Costituzione, Palazzo della Cultura... More details

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  • Art Hotel Orologio

    3 star hotel
    Via IV Novembre 10, Bologna, Italy, 40123 (Map)
    4.3 - Exceptional
    Based on 119 reviews
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    Art Hotel Orologio located close to the main square of the medieval town is a small and friendly hotel offering all the modern facilities: comfortable air-conditioned common areas, meeting room equipped with the sophisticated technologies, foyer with... More details

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  • Piazza Della Costituzione 1, Bologna, Italy, 40128 (Map)
    3.5 - Very good
    Based on 10 reviews
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    The Unaway Bologna Fiera offers comfortable accommodations a stone’s throw from the downtown Bologna, not far from the Trade Fair district and the Congress Centre. More details

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  • Altura 11/Bis, Bologna, Italy, 40139 (Map)
    4.2 - Exceptional
    Based on 125 reviews
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    Perfectly situated near the Bologna city centre, the four-star business property is close to the University of Bologna, Parrocchia di S.Maria Lacrimosa and BolognaFiere. More details

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  • Art Hotel Commercianti

    4 star hotel
    Via Dei Pignattari 11, Bologna, Italy, 40124 (Map)
    4.1 - Excellent
    Based on 86 reviews
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    Art Hotel Commercianti is a charming hotel with the medieval atmosphere offering all the modern conveniences. Its history dates back to the XII century. More details

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  • Zanhotel Europa Hotel

    4 star hotel
    Via Cesare Boldrini, Bologna, Italy, 40121 (Map)
    4.0 - Excellent
    Based on 199 reviews
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    The Zanhotel Europa, opened in June 2000, has already gained popularity among visitors to Bologna, offering four-star accommodation in a beneficial location and all the comforts of a modern world. If you stay in Zanhotel Europa, you will be in the center of everything. More details

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  • Novotel Bologna Fiera

    4 star hotel
    Via Michelino 73, Bologna, Italy, 40127 (Map)
    4.0 - Excellent
    Based on 190 reviews
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    The comfortable 4-star Novotel Bologna Fiera is set in a historic area minutes away from Piazza Maggiore, Teatro Testoni Ragazzi and Museo Geologico Giovanni Capellini. Since 2007, it has been a prominent hotel in the center of Bologna. More details

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