The Excelsior’s 193 hotel rooms and suites offer a luxurious retreat for a weekend or a long stay in Bologna. Our rooms are available in different sizes, but all share a chic, contemporary style, with wood parquet or soft carpet flooring, warm mahogany furniture and elegant fabrics and colour schemes. From many rooms you can enjoy glorious views towards Bologna’s famous medieval towers.
It’s our aim to make our guest’s stay at the Excelsior Bologna at once effortless and enjoyable, so we offer a full range of 4star hotel services. These include free WiFi, room service, private garage parking, laundry and dry cleaning and fitness center.
No trip to Italy would be complete without indulging in the national exquisite obsession: fine food and drink. For a relaxing drink, day or night, our Fondente bar serves morning coffees, afternoon teas, cocktails and digestifs – instead our Avorio Restaurant serves authentic Bolognese cuisine and international dishes, accompanied by a warm, welcoming atmosphere.
The 4-star superior Starhotels Excelsior is opposite Bologna Train Station and the airport bus terminal. It offers free WiFi throughout, modern interiors, a gourmet restaurant and a free gym. The Bologna Exhibition Centre is 2 km away. Rooms are elegant and spacious, with carpeted or wood floors and neutral colour schemes. All air conditioned, they come with tea and coffee-making facilities and a TV with satellite channels. Fondente Bar offers hot and cold drinks throughout the day and free newspapers. A full American breakfast is available daily. The Avorio by Eataly restaurant offers a selection of traditional local dishes, or guests can grab a drink at the on-site Fondente Bar. This Starhotel is next to the gardens of Parco della Montagnola and a 15-minute walk from Bologna Cathedral and the central square of Piazza Maggiore.
Cashless payment available
Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines
Key card access
Physical distancing in dining areas
Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
Physical distancing rules followed
Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus
Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply. Parking is subject to availability due to limited spaces. In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are currently in effect at this property. Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result. Please note that when booking a rate where payment is due before arrival, the property will provide detailed payment instructions, for example a link to a secured payment platform. All guests, including adults and children, are required to show a photo identification upon check-in. When travelling with pets, please note that an extra charge of EUR 35 per stay applies. When booking a Non-Refundable Rate, please make sure that the name on the credit card used for the booking corresponds to the guest staying at the property. Otherwise, a third-party authorisation by the cardholder must be submitted when booking. Please note that the credit card used for the booking must be shown at check-in.
When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed) and charges are applicable.
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
Children and Extra Bed Policy
All children are welcome.
Up to two children under 16 years stay free of charge when using existing beds.
One child under 3 years stays free of charge in a child's cot/crib.
One child under 13 years is charged EUR 20 per night in an extra bed.
The maximum number of extra beds in a room is 1.
The maximum number of total guests in a room is 4.
The maximum number of children's cots/cribs in a room is 1.