Hostels In Bologna

15 Hostels in Bologna, Italy
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Combo Bologna
8.8Fabulous
(3028)
Hostel- 2.03km from city centre
Combo Bologna offers accommodation in two and four-beds rooms with en-suite bathroom.
Privates From
€32.51
Dorms From
€30.96
Dopa Hostel
9.4Superb
(2025)
Hostel- 0.91km from city centre
Are you looking for a superb location? Dopa Hostel is the new Bologna's Downtown Hostel, create from travellers for needs of travellers.
Privates From
€30.00
Dorms From
€30.00
Bohoostel
8.9Fabulous
(58)
Hostel- 1.81km from city centre
Bohoostel - A relaxing, youthful and elegant atmosphere will welcome you a few minutes from the heart of the city of Bologna.
Privates From
€37.50
Dorms From
€39.00
Il Nosadillo Hostel
9.4Superb
(2138)
Hostel- 0.62km from city centre
GREAT LOCATION: Il Nosadillo is a hostel in the medieval center of Bologna from where you can walk in 8
No Privates Available
Dorms From
€20.71
Il Castello Hostel Boutique
6.9Good
(2234)
Hostel- 0.28km from city centre
The finishes are luxurious and include parquet flooring, air conditioning and heating, 2 shared bathrooms including one with Jacuzzi whirlpool, video installation, lift, large closets.
Privates From
€23.75
Dorms From
€21.12
Bologna Bed and Breakfast
6.6Good
(714)
Bed and Breakfast- 1.06km from city centre
Bologna is a small Guesthouse located at universiry area at porta dan vitale in the old city. This l
No Privates Available
Dorms From
€25.00
Albergo Panorama
9.4Superb
(215)
Hotel- 0.32km from city centre
Albergo Panorama is a family-run hotel in he centre of Bologna.
Privates From
€31.00
No Dorms Available
Backpackers House
9.7Superb
(761)
Bed and Breakfast- 0.67km from city centre
Welcome to VERDI PLAZA! **Pay attention at check in time and drop baggage time** h. 13.30 to 19.00 NO
Privates From
€27.00
Dorms From
€42.00
Bologna Center Town
6.3Good
(239)
Bed and Breakfast- 0.72km from city centre
New comfortable and big rooms in perfect style at Bologna Center Town.
Privates From
€47.50
No Dorms Available
HP Fly Hotel Bologna
Hotel- 5.81km from city centre
Experience comfort and convenience at HP Fly Hotel Bologna, offering shuttle services to the airport, ample parking, and welcoming rooms designed for peaceful stays.
Privates From
€25.00
No Dorms Available
B&B Selvarossa
9.1Superb
(3)
Bed and Breakfast- 4.35km from city centre
B&B Selvarossa, affordable prices for an amazing stay!
Privates From
€24.50
No Dorms Available
Hotel University
8.3Fabulous
(33)
Hotel- 0.56km from city centre
It is a real living in the city for who is looking for an elegant and warm atmosphere that only small structures can offer. On foot and in some minutes you can reach all the most interesting Monuments: the two towers, the churches of Santo Stefano and San...
Privates From
€32.50
No Dorms Available
Astoria Hotel
8.1Fabulous
(284)
Hotel- 1.15km from city centre
Astoria Hotel is centrally located, near to the main train station, and a few steps from the most important areas of town...
Privates From
€24.84
No Dorms Available
A Casa Fachin
6.9Good
(34)
Bed and Breakfast- 0.94km from city centre
Near our B&B there is the most important and old place of Bologna 'Piazza Maggiore'.And for all the other
Privates From
€34.30
No Dorms Available
Alle Torri
10Superb
(8)
Bed and Breakfast- 0.35km from city centre
Alle Torri welcomes you with staff speaking Italian, English and French. We are always available to help you out and gives you advises about our beautiful city!
Privates From
€57.50
No Dorms Available

About Bologna

The lively capital of the Emilia-Romagna region, Bologna, is perhaps best known for its university – one of the world’s oldest institutions – as well as its UNESCO-listed porticoes (arch-covered walkways). It’s also widely regarded as the foodie capital of Italy, and for good reason. Platefuls of handmade tagliatelle al Ragù are widely available in its medieval squares, and gelato shops line the streets.

Most hostels in Bologna are in the historic centre, just minutes from the major landmarks. You can choose a refurbished studio with a double bed and cooking area. For travellers who prefer to mingle, there are communal dorms in downtown hostels, close to popular nightlife venues. The majority have free Wi-Fi, unlimited tea and coffee and laundry facilities. You’ll also find some Bologna hostels with bicycles for hire, a sociable garden and even a Jacuzzi – perfect for a soak after a day out exploring the city. 

The historic centre is the heartbeat of Bologna – a tangle of narrow streets leading to the Piazza Maggiore. The atmospheric main square is home to impressive sights such as the Basilica di San Petronio, which is the city's most important church. The vibrant University District is dotted with bars, clubs and restaurants, making it the ideal place to meet other backpackers. Filled with locals, the old-school pubs on Via Del Pratello make the perfect setting for an authentically Bolognese night out. 

Bologna's historic arcades are lined with awe-inspiring architecture. At Piazza di Porta Ravegnana, you can climb the 498 steps of the Torre degli Asinelli – one of Bologna's iconic Two Towers – for views across the city's rooftops. Food lovers can discover everything from local cheese to artisan beer at the Mercato di Mezzo, the city's famed indoor market. As a UNESCO City of Music, Bologna can definitely hold a tune. There are open-air classic concerts in the summer, and often live bands pop up in the buzzing bars around the University District.

Guglielmo Marconi Airport is 6km northwest of the city. An Aerobus runs to the city centre every 11 minutes, with stops including Stazione Centrale – a major rail hub connecting Bologna with other Italian cities, such as Florence and Milan, via high-speed train. Bologna’s centre is compact enough to be explored on foot, but bicycles are popular and can be rented in the city. 

Want more accommodation options? Hotels in Bologna. For more inspiration on what to do in this popular city, check out our guide on things to do in Bologna for solo travellers.

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