Hotel delle Drapperie, Bologna Italy

Hotel delle Drapperie, 3 star hotel in Bologna Italy

Hotel delle Drapperie is a 3 Star hotel located in the Quadrilatero, the oldest area of Bologna Italy, known for its picturesque streets, its ancient shops, its market and historic buildings.

In this very touristy area of Bologna there is the famous Piazza Maggiore and its palaces (Palazzo del Podesta, Torre dell’Arengo, Palazzo Re Enzo, Palazzo d’Accursio…), as well as theaters, museums, bars, restaurants and many fashion boutiques.

Albergo delle Drapperie Bologna, Italy (lobby)

The hotel is situated in a building that dates back to the mid-19th century, and was already known as a place dedicated to hospitality.

Since 2004, a meticulous renovation has revitalized the property, adding newfound splendor and distinction. The dedicated efforts of the family in managing the Boutique hotel have resurrected a distinct offering in the local hospitality landscape. Albergo delle Drapperie’s historical charm and genuine hospitality create an inviting atmosphere. With contemporary lodging options, it serves as an ideal gateway to embrace Bologna’s warmth and discover its authentic beauty.

Albergo delle Drapperie offers 21 charming furnished bedroom, decorated with wooden ceilings and exposed beams. All the rooms are equipped with private bathroom and all modern amenities (satellite TV, direct telephone, minibar, air conditioning, individual safe). Wireless Internet available on request.

Location & Tourist attractions

Strategically positioned just a few meters from Piazza Maggiore and the Two Towers, Bologna’s main symbols, Albergo delle Drapperie boasts a view of the alleyways interconnecting the ancient streets of Mercato di Mezzo. This historic market hosts various shops, stalls, taverns, and restaurants showcasing the finest local cuisine and products. Additionally, the hotel’s proximity to numerous attractions including the Basilica of San Petronio, Basilica of Santo Stefano, Archiginnasio, Palazzo d’Accursio, Palazzo Re Enzo, and the Fountain of Neptune enhances its appeal.

Bologna is a city rich in history, art, culture, and traditions, and offers many opportunities for sightseeing, entertainment, and events. You can admire the medieval architecture, the porticoes, the towers, and the churches, or visit the museums, the galleries, and the libraries. You can also enjoy the lively nightlife, the festivals, the concerts, and the shows, or explore the surroundings, such as the hills, the parks, and the villas.

Reviews & Comments

The reviews and ratings of Albergo delle Drapperie are generally good, and reflect the satisfaction of the guests who have stayed there.

Receiving the prestigious Travellers’ Choice award from Tripadvisor, it stands among the world’s finest hotels, recognized for its quality and the abundance of traveler reviews. With an impressive average rating of 4.0 out of 5 based on 533 reviews, it holds the 40th position among 697 hotels in Bologna. Visitors have lauded its prime location, cleanliness, service, and value, while also praising its style, atmosphere, breakfast offerings, and staff.

On, it maintains an outstanding average rating of 8.3 out of 10 from 1875 reviews, earning the label of “fabulous.” Commended for its location, staff, cleanliness, comfort, and facilities, the hotel also receives acclaim for its charm, design, and quality.

Google reviews have contributed to its stellar reputation, boasting an impressive average rating of 4.3 out of 5 from 229 reviews, labeled as “excellent.” Guests have showered it with compliments for its location, service, rooms, and breakfast, highlighting its history, character, and exceptional hospitality.

Additional information about Hotel delle Drapperie

  • Address: Albergo delle Drapperie – via delle Drapperie, 5 – 40124 Bologna (Italy)
  • Phone: +39 051 223955
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