Donatello Hotel - Bologna

Via Indipendenza 65, Bologna, Italy, 40121  show map
 3 stars
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Donatello Hotel - Bologna

 Free Wi-Fi
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

Pets allowed

 Air conditioning

Overview

Donatello is a historical 3-star hotel set close to Piazza Maggiore, Bologna Fair and Via Indipendenza.

The property lies within 700 meters from Via Zamboni and MAMbo. Set within a 10-minute walking distance from Bologna city center.

10 minutes' walk to Bologna Central train station. It takes around 10 minutes' drive to get to Guglielmo Marconi airport, which is 10 km away.

Rooms

The hotel provides soundproof rooms including Triple Room and Standard Twin Room. Each of them is equipped with a safe, satellite TV, individual climate control, a separate toilet and a wardrobe. Bathrooms are fitted with a hairdryer, a shower and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Guests are offered a buffet breakfast served in the restaurant. Dishes of Spanish cuisine are served in the 24-hour restaurant.

Services

Hotel services include evening reception, laundry and medical service maintained by multilingual staff.

Internet

High-speed internet access is available in public areas for free.

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   38.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Services

  • Room service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Medical facilities service
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-Bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-In

  • from  12 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 5 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Via Indipendenza 65, Bologna, Italy, 40121

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City Center
  • Bologna
    2700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Bologna Central Station
    1700 ft
  • Train Stations
    400 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Cafe vanity sessantasette (cuisine: Coffee Shop)
    100 ft
  • Trattoria bolognese (cuisine: Italian)
    200 ft
Parks
  • Parco della Montagnola
    100 ft
  • Scala della Montagnola
    700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    38

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Rooms and availability

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Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed or Double or Twin beds or 1 Single bed
Size: 220 sq. feet
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Double or Twin Room

Room facilities
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    Triple Room
    Bed type: Triple
    Size: 270 sq. feet
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Donatello Hotel - Bologna Bologna location
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      Hotel Address:

      Via Indipendenza 65, Bologna, Italy, 40121

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Bologna
        2700 ft
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Bologna Central Station
        1700 ft
      • Train Stations
        400 ft
      • Bus stop
        400 ft
      Restaurants
      • Cafe vanity sessantasette (cuisine: Coffee Shop)
        100 ft
      • Trattoria bolognese (cuisine: Italian)
        200 ft
      Parks
      • Parco della Montagnola
        100 ft
      • Scala della Montagnola
        700 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  12 pm
      • Check-Out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of rooms:
        38

      Hotel Awards

      ItalianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBolognaDonatello

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      Hotels Recommended by Guests in Italy

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      Donatello Location

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      What's nearby

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 2300 ft

      Places of interest

      • Türme von Bologna - 2300 ft
      • Piazza del Nettuno - 2300 ft
      • Asinelli Tower - 2300 ft
      • Mercatino Delle Erbe - 2300 ft
      • Fontana del Nettun - 2300 ft
      • Basilika San Petronio - 2300 ft
      • Piazza Maggiore - 2700 ft
      • Arkaden von Bolgona - 3300 ft
      • basilica di san stefano - 4600 ft
      • Bologna Fair - 1.2 mi

      Train stations

      • Bologna Central Station - 1400 ft

      Convention centers

      • Fiera di Bologna - 1.1 mi
      • Bologna Exhibition Centre - 1.2 mi

      Monuments and Landmarks

      • Church San Giacomo Maggiore - 2300 ft
      • San Petronio - 2300 ft
      • Le due Torri Asinelli e Garisenda - 2300 ft
      • Church San Domenico - 4000 ft
      • Porta San Felice - 4600 ft

      Historical sites

      • Via dell'Indipendenza - 2000 ft

      Stadiums

      • Land Rover Arena - 3000 ft

      Museums

      • Mambo - 2000 ft
      • Pinacoteca Nazionale - 2700 ft

      Parks

      • Parco La Montagnola - 400 ft
      • Giardini Margherita - 1.3 mi

      Universities, Institutes

      • University Quarter - 2300 ft

      Theaters

      • Teatro comunale di Bologna - 2000 ft
      • Parrocchia di S.Maria Lacrimosa - 1.4 mi

      Local Attractions

      • Casa Carducci - 1.1 mi
        Piazza Carducci n. 5, Bologna
      • Giardini Margherita - 1.3 mi
        Viale Gozzadini, Bologna
      • Complesso Monumentale San Michele In Bosco - 1.3 mi
        Piazzale San Michele in Bosco, Bologna
      • Santo Stefano - 1.3 mi
        Piazza Santo Stefano, Bologna
      • Thousand Voices and Thousand Sounds Museum - 1.3 mi
        Via Col di Lana, 7/N, Bologna

      Near the hotelNear the hotel

      • Parco della Montagnola - 100 ft
        Via Irnerio 2/3, Bologna
      • La Piccola Venezia - 1100 ft
        Via Piella, Bologna
      • Sacrario dei Caduti per le Stragi Nazifasciste - 1500 ft
        Via Matteotti 1a, Marzabotto
      • Medieval Museum - 1800 ft
        Via Manzoni 4, Bologna
      • Scala della Montagnola - 700 ft
        Via Indipendenza, Bologna
      • Palazzo Grassi - 1400 ft
        Via Marsala 12, Bologna
      • Bologna Central Station - 1800 ft
        Piazza Medaglie d'Oro, Bologna

      Restaurants Nearby

      • Cafe vanity sessantasette - 100 ft

        Address: Via indipendenza 67/2

        82% likes this, based on 33 reviews
        Cuisine: Coffee Shop

      • La Terrazza Bistrot - 300 ft

        Address: Via Indipendenza 69
        Phone: +39(0)51 42185

        76% likes this, based on 5 reviews

      • Stefino - 500 ft

        Address: Via Galliera, 49/b
        Phone: 051246736

        73% likes this, based on 243 reviews
        Cuisine: Ice Cream

      • Trattoria bolognese - 200 ft

        Address: Via Dei Mille 5

        66% likes this, based on 50 reviews
        Cuisine: Italian

      • Ristorante I Portici - 400 ft

        Address: Via Indipendenza 69
        Phone: 0039 051 42185

        75% likes this, based on 123 reviews
        Price Range: USD 75 - USD 116

      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  12 pm
      • Check-Out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of rooms:
        38

      Hotel Awards

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      Donatello Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Donatello

      Individual guest reviews

      • Family with children
        3.2

        we did not like anything about this hotel, except location. Just wonder how this hotel get three stars? who can give any star? how bookings.com can be booking this hotel as three star?

      • Single
        7.4

        People at the reception not so welcoming and are annoyed when have to speak english.....rooms small. Wifi very expensive - as I need internet often, I will stay in another hotel next time.....

      • Single
        9.0

        It was a good night in a hotel located near from the city center. Good reception and free internet

        I was a little bit deceived by the breakfast, especially the coffee which was awful.

      • Single
        8.2

        Very friendly staff,hotel close to everything.Very clean and calm room.

      • Single
        8.2

        Hotel is located about 4 blocks from the train station and a 15 minute cab ride to the airport. It's also located on a main strip with lots of shopping, restaurants and easy access to the largest plaza in Bologna. The staff was extremely helpful in arranging an early morning taxi and printing out my boarding pass.

        The carpeting was stained and worn out.

      • Single
        5.8

        Location is good.

        The single room I stayed in was miniscule, plus there was only a tiny skylight, so no windows! The breakfast was typically Italian, coffee and biscotti pretty much, but I guess that's what one should expect from a 'breakfast buffet' in Italy.

      • Single
        5.8

        Near by center and railway station

        Internet only in the hotel lobby on one pc

      • Group of friends
        6.6

        The location of the hotel is perfect - near the train station on the main street with a lot of shops. The area is easy-acceseable and unexpectedly quiet. The room was clean and the breacfast was nice - good coffe and usual choice of pastry.

        The staff wasn't friendly

      • Single
        8.8

        Convenient location, competent, friendly and helpful staff. Excellent value for the money.

      • Older travelers
        4.6

        It is central and the staff were friendly and helpful.

        The hotel was very overpriced for the degree of space and comfort it offered. Our room was quite cramped on the 4th floor, though overlooking the back it was quieter. The bed was incredibly hard! One bathroom had a shower on the wall with no curtain to contain the water and the other tiny bathroom was trying to be a 'wet room' - we never used it. The bedroom was very budget - small cupboards, cheap furniture, and the room rate was Euros 994.00 for 4 nights, including breakfast. Breakfast was pretty poor, too. Ordinary and not large. This would have been fine if it was half the price.

      • Group of friends
        10.0

        Excellent location, very nice staff and good food.

      • Single
        6.6

        Courteous and helpful staff.

        Breakfast a bit basic. Foyer could be chilly, but it was snowing!

      • Single
        8.8

        My stay in the hotel was very good! Location in the centre, clean and staff very friendly! Next time i will stay in Donatello!

      • Single
        6.2

        The reception was very helpful.

        My room smelled horribly. From the time I first entered it, to when I left, it had this horrible smell of smoke and feces. Also, the floor was very dirty.

      • Couple
        7.8

        good location,and great sound proofing in rooms,no noise from outside

        breakfasr a bit poor

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Donatello Hotel - Bologna Bologna location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      Via Indipendenza 65, Bologna, Italy, 40121

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Bologna
        2700 ft
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Bologna Central Station
        1700 ft
      • Train Stations
        400 ft
      • Bus stop
        400 ft
      Restaurants
      • Cafe vanity sessantasette (cuisine: Coffee Shop)
        100 ft
      • Trattoria bolognese (cuisine: Italian)
        200 ft
      Parks
      • Parco della Montagnola
        100 ft
      • Scala della Montagnola
        700 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  12 pm
      • Check-Out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of rooms:
        38

      Hotel Awards

      ItalianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBolognaDonatello

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Hotels Recommended by Guests in Italy

      Use Badge