Hotel San Donato



Hotel San Donato

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Cat. 4 stars ( 59 rooms )
Via Luigi Zamboni, 16 - 40126 Bologna (BO)    Map
051 235395
  • Center: in the center
  • -Station: 1.2 km
  • -Fair: 2.38 km
  • -Highway: 3.00 km
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private parking near the two towers meeting room panoramic terraces free wifi family rooms continental breakfast solarium internal bar


Hotel San Donato is a 4-star hotel located in the center of Bologna in the university area, a few minutes from the Two Towers. The property is located in the historic building of Palazzo Malvasia and offers private paid parking, two panoramic terraces and a meeting room that can accommodate up to 40 people, free Wi-Fi, a bar, solarium and panoramic terraces. The rooms are all equipped with TV, safe, minibar and private bathroom.


The hotel is located in the historic center of Bologna, in the restricted traffic area, a 2-minute walk from the Two Towers and 7 minutes from Piazza Maggiore. It can be reached in 20 minutes on foot from the central station or directly by car by contacting the reception for the ZTL pass, and parking in the private paid parking spaces of the structure. From the hotel it is possible to visit the municipal theater and Palazzo Poggi (central seat of the University) in 5 minutes.


The 59 rooms, in a classic style, with sober and elegant furnishings, are all equipped with free Wi-Fi connection, TV, minibar, air conditioning and private bathroom with shower and hairdryer. The rooms differ in the size of the spaces, the quality of the furnishings and the view over the city centre. The Economy solutions can be single or double and are ideal for business travellers, the Classic and Deluxe rooms are equipped with a Queen Size bed and triple and quadruple Family Rooms are available.


The property features private paid parking for guests arriving by car. Inside, it offers a bar area with sitting area, a meeting room, a lift and free Wi-Fi connection in all areas. On the second floor there is a panoramic terrace connected to the bar where breakfast is served and on the fourth floor there is a sun terrace where it is possible to relax and have aperitifs.

Children: cots on request for a fee.
Pets: not allowed.


The property has a large meeting room for conferences, meetings and events. The hall is able to accommodate up to 40 people and can be set up in a theatre, horseshoe or square style. It is equipped with a projector and free Wi-Fi.


The continental and Italian breakfast is served as a buffet in the common room. Gluten-free choices are also available. The bar is open all day with the possibility of drinking on the terraces.


Reception: open 24h
Check-in: from 15:00 to 24:00
Check-out: from 4:00 to 11:00
On the day of arrival the rooms are delivered from 15:00 onwards
On the day of departure the rooms must be vacated by 11:00
Breakfast: 7:00

Spoken languages: English
Payments: Cash, Credit card/Prepaid (Mastercard, Visa, CartaSi, American Express), Bancomat



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Map and distances

In the area you can find
Flying Tiger Copenhagen (60 m) 1 min
Poste Italiane (0,4 km) 4 min
Caffè Zamboni (88 m) 1 min
YOU bubble tea (0,2 km) 2 min
Gusto Chengdu (0,1 km) 1 min
InCantina (54 m) 1 min
Church of San Donato (49 m) 1 min
Piazzetta Francesco Molin... (0,3 km) 4 min
Pulitura A Seco Lavaespre... (0,3 km) 4 min
Reach the property
Stazione Fs Centrale (1,5 km) 19 min
Casello A14 di Bologna F... (5,4 km) 16 min
Casello A13 Arcoveggio (6,0 km) 17 min
Casello A14 San Lazzaro (8,3 km) 19 min
Aeroporto G. Marconi (11,4 km) 21 min
Casello A14 Borgo Panigal... (15,9 km) 25 min
Centro Storico (0,5 km) 7 min
Piazza Maggiore (0,6 km) 7 min
Università (0,6 km) 8 min
Policlinico Sant'Orsola M... (1,8 km) 23 min
Istituto Ortopedico Rizzo... (2,9 km) 12 min
Fiera di Bologna (3,9 km) 14 min
Stadio Dall'Ara (5,9 km) 20 min
Unipol Arena (11,9 km) 27 min
Places of interest
Le due Torri Asinelli e G... (0,2 km) 3 min
Basilica Santo Stefano (0,4 km) 6 min
Mercato di Mezzo (0,4 km) 6 min
Finestrella sulla Piccola... (0,5 km) 6 min
Basilica San Petronio (0,6 km) 7 min
Museo Civico Archeologico (0,6 km) 8 min
Basilica di San Domenico (0,9 km) 11 min
Mercato delle Erbe (0,9 km) 12 min
Museo Arte Moderna (1,5 km) 18 min
Museo per la Memoria di U... (4,5 km) 16 min
FICO Eataly World (8,1 km) 21 min
Santuario della Madonna d... (6,8 km) 22 min
Museo Ducati (14,6 km) 23 min
Museo Lamborghini (36,1 km) 46 min


  • WI-FI
  • luggage storage
  • air conditioning in the room
  • bathroom courtesy set
  • satellite TV satellite
We suggest always to ask confirmation to the hotel about free services.


  • parking area private for a fee, by reservation;
  • WI-FI;
  • Terrace overview;
  • sun terrace;
  • lift;
  • air conditioning common areas;
  • heating common areas;
  • laundry (payment);
  • conference hall (payment);
  • internal bar;
  • common areas;
  • Internet point;
  • relaxation area;
  • Parking
  • private parking (for a fee);
  • baby cot on request;
  • FOOD
  • sweet and savory breakfast a buffet;
  • products for intolerances or special dietary needs on request;
  • conditioned air;
  • WI-FI;
  • satellite TV;
  • safe;
  • minibar;
  • bathroom;
  • shower cabin;
  • phon;
  • Interconnecting Room on request;
  • family rooms;
  • daily cleaning;
  • kettle on request;
  • heating;