Donatello Hotel - Bologna

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

Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Restaurant buffet

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Elevator
Kitchen facilities

Electric kettle

Overview

Hotel Donatello is a 3-star property situated about 1.8 km from Santo Stefano, Santuario di Madonna di San Luca and Bologna Congressi. The hotel is a good example of French architecture in Bologna.

Located in a historic area with cafés, bars and restaurants, guests will see why Hotel Donatello is admired by many tourists. Guests will find Bologna city center within a 10-minute walk from the property.

Shoppers will appreciate shops and fairgrounds at a short distance from the hotel.

Hotel Donatello is within a 10-minute drive to Guglielmo Marconi airport.

Rooms

The hotel has comfortable guestrooms include triple room and standard twin room that come with TV, climate control, Wi-Fi, a laptop-size safe and soundproof windows. Guests can also use coffee/tea makers and a dishwasher.

Eat & Drink

The property features an 24-hour restaurant serving Spanish dishes. Trattoria bolognese and Ristorante I Portici serve a selection of meals within 50 meters from the venue.

Services

Guests can avail of a luggage storage, an elevator and a safety deposit box as well as secretarial services and a copier.

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

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet

Meeting facilities

  • Secretarial service
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Kettle
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 5 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • 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 - 40121, Bologna, Italy, 40121

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City Center
  • Bologna
    2700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Bologna Central Station
    1700 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Cafe vanity sessantasette
    100 ft
  • Trattoria bolognese (cuisine: Italian)
    200 ft
Parks
  • Parco della Montagnola
    100 ft
  • Scala della Montagnola
    700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    38

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Rooms and availability

Donatello photos Room
Single Room
  • Room size:

    140 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    250 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

SGL - STANDARD ROOM. BED & BREAKFAST

Standard Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Donatello photos Exterior Hotel information
Standard Triple Room
  • Room size:

    270 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    250 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Laundry basket/clothes hamper
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:LCD TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Classic triple room with a double bed and a single bed Alarm clock, Air conditioning, Telephone with external line, Hair dryer, Laundry service, Internet access (WiFi), Iron and ironing board (on request), Mini Bar, Private bathroom & WC, Safe box , Desk, TV , LCD TV , Satellite TV

Classic Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Donatello Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • Via Zamboni2300 ft
  • City Center2300 ft

Places of interest

  • Fountain of Neptune2300 ft
  • Fontana del Nettun2300 ft
  • Türme von Bologna2300 ft
  • Basilika San Petronio2300 ft
  • Mercatino Delle Erbe2300 ft
  • Asinelli Tower2300 ft
  • Arkaden von Bolgona3300 ft

Train stations

  • Bologna Central Station1400 ft
  • Bologna Central Station1400 ft

Shopping areas

  • Via Indipendenza400 ft
  • Mercato Di Mezzo2300 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Piazza del Nettuno2300 ft
  • Church San Giacomo Maggiore2300 ft
  • San Petronio2300 ft
  • Le due Torri Asinelli e Garisenda2300 ft
  • Bologna Towers2300 ft
  • Basilica of San Petronio2300 ft
  • Piazza Maggiore2300 ft

Historical sites

  • Via dell'Indipendenza2000 ft

Stadiums

  • Land Rover Arena3000 ft

Museums

  • Mambo2000 ft
  • Pinacoteca Nazionale2700 ft

Parks

  • Parco La Montagnola400 ft

Universities, Institutes

  • University Quarter2300 ft

Theaters

  • Teatro comunale di Bologna2000 ft

Galleries

  • Palazzo Comunale2700 ft

Public parking

  • Università di Bologna3000 ft

Local attractions

  • Casa Carducci1.1 mi
    Piazza Carducci n. 5, Bologna
  • Giardini Margherita1.3 mi
    Viale Gozzadini, Bologna
  • Complesso Monumentale San Michele In Bosco1.3 mi
    Piazzale San Michele in Bosco, Bologna
  • Santo Stefano1.3 mi
    Piazza Santo Stefano, Bologna
  • Thousand Voices and Thousand Sounds Museum1.3 mi
    Via Col di Lana, 7/N, Bologna

Near the hotel

  • Parco della Montagnola100 ft
    Via Irnerio 2/3, Bologna
  • La Piccola Venezia1100 ft
    Via Piella, Bologna
  • Sacrario dei Caduti per le Stragi Nazifasciste1500 ft
    Via Matteotti 1a, Marzabotto
  • Medieval Museum1800 ft
    Via Manzoni 4, Bologna
  • Scala della Montagnola700 ft
    Via Indipendenza, Bologna
  • Palazzo Grassi1400 ft
    Via Marsala 12, Bologna
  • Bologna Central Station1800 ft
    Piazza Medaglie d'Oro, Bologna

Restaurants nearby

  • Cafe vanity sessantasette100 ft

    Address: Via indipendenza 67/2

    82% likes this, based on 33 reviews

  • La Terrazza Bistrot300 ft

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

    76% likes this, based on 5 reviews

  • Stefino500 ft

    Address: Via Galliera, 49/b
    Phone: 051246736

    73% likes this, based on 243 reviews

  • Trattoria bolognese200 ft

    Address: Via Dei Mille 5

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

  • Ristorante I Portici400 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  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    38

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Donatello Reviews

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

Average guest rating

7.2out of 10
Very good
Based on 236 reviews

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 - 40121, Bologna, Italy, 40121

Get directions
City Center
  • Bologna
    2700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Bologna Central Station
    1700 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Cafe vanity sessantasette
    100 ft
  • Trattoria bolognese (cuisine: Italian)
    200 ft
Parks
  • Parco della Montagnola
    100 ft
  • Scala della Montagnola
    700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    38

Hotel Awards

ItalianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBolognaDonatello

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

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