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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly Bologna hotel in Historic Center, walk to Tower of the Asinelli


Located in the heart of Bologna, this family-friendly hotel is steps from Jewish Museum, Tower of the Asinelli, and Tower of the Garisenda. University of Bologna and Basilica Santo Stefano are also within 10 minutes.

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this hotel has a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Other amenities include a rooftop terrace, valet parking, and coffee/tea in the lobby.

Room Amenities

All 59 rooms offer free WiFi, pillowtop beds, and minibars. Other amenities available to guests include room service, ceiling fans, and hair dryers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 4-star property offers access to a business center and a meeting room. Event facilities measuring 538 square feet (50 square meters) include conference space. This family-friendly hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle and an area shuttle. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Best Western Hotel San Donato has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 538 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 50 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • One meeting room 
  • Picnic area 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Terrace 
  • Total number of rooms - 59 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
  • Year Built 1870 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Wired high-speed internet ( 50 EUR per night )


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Ceiling fan 
  • Climate control 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Minibar 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Shower only 

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7:00 AM and 10:00 AM. An additional breakfast (subject to charges) is served daily.

Best Western Hotel San Donato has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Horse riding/rental on site 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Braille or raised signage 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child under 2 years old stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for EUR 100 per night.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

24-hour check-in

No pets or service animals allowed


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 4 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 14 years of age.
  • Tourism fee: EUR 4 per person, per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
A tax is imposed by the city and will be collected at the property. The tax ranges from EUR 1 to EUR 5 per person, per night. The amount has been determined by the local administration and depends on the length of stay, property classification, and room price. This tax does not apply from the 6th consecutive night of stay. Guests exempted from this tax include residents of Bologna and children under 14 years of age. Please note that further exemptions may apply. For further details, please contact the property using the information contained in the confirmation received after booking.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: EUR 20,00 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: EUR 50 per night (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 100 per person (roundtrip)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 26 per night
  • Valet parking fee: EUR 100 per night
  • A pet fee will be charged
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: EUR 100 per night
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. One child 2 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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