Where we are

If you are looking for a hotel in the centre of Bologna, Hotel Porta San Mamolo is right for you. Our hotel, located in the centre of Bologna, is characterized by the bright red of the buildings and dominated by the famous Two Towers. Here, the stunning Piazza Maggiore hosts, every year, around the wonderful Fountain of Neptune and the Basilica of San Petronio, important events and musical performances.
The Palazzo del Podestà, together with Palazzo Re Enzo, close to the hotel, are two important spaces for exhibitions and events dedicated to art that make Bologna and its prestigious university one of the capitals of European culture.
If you wish to make day trips from Bologna, it is extremely easy and convenient to access the historic centre of Ferrara and the nature itineraries in the Po delta park near Ravenna.

Our friendly hotel reception staff will book guided tours of the city of Modena with stops at the factory and museum of the prestigious Ferrari car manufacturer in Maranello, the famous Lamborghini factory and museum and the Ducati Technological Museum.

At 5 minutes from the renowned Rizzoli hospital, the Hotel San Mamolo is well connected to the central railway station by bus lines (or alternatively a 25 minute walk) and is located just 500 meters from the airport shuttle stop. From its hall you can reach the trade area in less than twenty minutes.

The Hotel Porta San Mamolo has undoubtedly a privileged location both for those wishing to visit Bologna and for those needing to move to Bologna fairs.

How to reach us

By car
Coming from FLORENCE or MILAN from the A1 motorway exit for Casalecchio on the Rhine, just off the motorway take the first exit of the ring road on the right, on the highway follow directions Certosa-Stadio, exit the highway and take the first right, via Tolmino, continue up to the ring road and turn right after about 2 km (just past Piazza di Porta San Mamolo) turn left in via Savenella, at the bottom of the junction turn left onto via Solferino, continuing for about 100 m and turn left on via Miramonte; at the end of the road, on the right, you turn left into Vicolo del Falcone where at number 6 is located our hotel.
Coming from PADUA or FERRARA from the A13 motorway exit at Arcoveggio, just after the toll, turn left and follow signs A14 Ancona, take the first exit (number 7 Fiera) right in via Stalingrado and continue towards the center; after 2.3 km, just after the overpass (Porta Mascarella) turn left along the avenue, continue for about 3 km and the third traffic light after Porta Castiglione, turn right in via Savenella, just down the road at the junction turn left on via Solferino, continue for about 100 m and turn left on via Miramonte; after which, on the right, turn left into Vicolo del Falcone where at number 6 is located our hotel.

By plane
The ”Marconi“ airport of Bologna is 8 km distant. Take the Aerobus from the airport and in about 25 minutes the train station in Bologna.From the station the bus line 33 will take you to the Porta San Mamolo stop in 15 minutes. When you get off, cross via D’Azeglio and follow the Mura di Porta Castiglione, turn left and immediately right into vicolo del Falcone where our hotel awaits you at number 6.

By train
From the station the bus line 33 will take you to the Porta San Mamolo stop in 15 minutes. When you get off, cross via D’Azeglio and follow the Mura di Porta Castiglione, turn left and immediately right into vicolo del Falcone where our hotel awaits you at number 6.