Hotel Metropolitan, Bologna
|Via dell'Orso, 6, 40121, Bologna, Bologna, Emilia Romagna, ITALY.|
Description: Hotel MetropolitanLocated in the heart of the historic centre of Bologna, Hotel Metropolitan is situated in a magnificently modernised and restored historic building. Standing in a quiet pedestrian street, this luxurious boutique property offers comfortable accommodation in a zen-inspired setting.
Hotel Metropolitan's central situation means that it is ideal for visiting this magnificent city. Bologna, as one of Italy's largest cities, offers a number of important Medieval and Renaissance landmarks, including the Piazza Maggiore, the Basilica of San Petronio and the two Towers. The area around the hotel is famous for its cafés and restaurants, chic boutiques and fascinating shopping. There are easy bus links with the rest of the city, and the central station is a ten minute walk away.
Hotel Metropolitan's 45 rooms draw on eastern influences for their decoration, and are spacious and well appointed. All rooms are fully air conditioned and feature all modern amenities. Suites are also offered at the adjoining Olive's Courtyard, along with apartments at Met's Apartments.
Type of rooms: Hotel MetropolitanEach room is different and is equipped with LCD TV 26, mini bar, direct dial telephone, Sky, WiFi Internet, and electronic safe. No extra beds.
5 double superior rooms:
maximum occupancy 3 people, 1 double bed (200x200) or 2 singles and sofa Enjoy a living room with the possibility of adding a 3rd bed.
maximum occupancy 4 people, 1 double bed and 2 singles or 4 singles.
maximum occupancy 3 people, 1 double bed and 1 single, or 3 singles.
15 doubles or twins:
maximum occupancy 2 people in one double bed (170x190), or 2 single beds (85x190). There is a double occupancy room with two single beds.
maximum occupancy 1 person in 1 single bed (85x190).
maximum occupancy 2 people in one double bed (200x200). Spacious rooms with four poster bed, outdoor patio, showers with bright games, and all modern comforts.
Suite in Olive's Courtyard:
On the roofs of an ancient city, in the historic centre full of memories, among surprising olive trees, Olive's Courtyard has only five rooms. Five studios furnished in an atypical style, with an indoor garden, and featuring en-suite bathrooms with an "emotional shower".
Olive's Courtyard Suites feature: Free Internet Wi-Fi; Mini Bar; Hairdryer; TV LCD, SKY sat; Air-conditioning; Electronic safe; Courtesies; Tea and coffee machine; In-room breakfast service (on request); outdoor patio; chromotherapy; bathtub (not in all).
All the Apartments are equipped with the latest technological equipment for comfort, security and relaxation. Maximum attention has been paid to the interior design and interior aspect of personal safety with circuit surveillance in public areas and the possibility to park in the garage with automatic opening.
All the Met's Apartments are equipped with: King-size beds, LCD HD color TV with international channels, Broadband Internet Connection and Wi-Fi, safe and doors with electronic opening. Bathroom with oversized shower and hairdryer. Fully equipped Kitchenette (with refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher).
Common Spaces: Reading room / Meeting Room; Elevator; Parking.
Additional information: Hotel Metropolitan
Nearby attractions and famous locations: Hotel located in the city centre, close to Piazza Maggiore, Le due torri, Piazza Santo Stefano, Museum Mambo (Modern Art), Museum Civico Archeologico, Museum Civico Medioevale, Museum Carducci, Museo Internazionale e Biblioteca della musica, Palazzo Pepoli, an innovative museum dedicated to the history of the city, Pinacoteca Nazionale. City tours, guided visits bookable by the hotel reception. Close to the City Theatres (Arena del Sole, Teatro Manzoni, Teatro Comunal, Teatro Duse, Teatro Celebrazioni, Europalauditorium. Close to the most famous Churches in Bologna: San Pietro, San Petronio, Santo Stefano, San Domenico, San Francesco, Santa Maria dei Servi, Santa Maria della Vita, San Benedetto.
Nearest airport : Marconi Airport 5 km,
Airport Shuttle bus stop 50mt from the Hotel.
Special Events & Meeting Room (about 60 Sq m) with different class room possibilities: one table (20 participants), stalls (max 40 participants). The room has air conditioner, flip chart, cleaning service at the end of the day, loudspeaker system with wire microphones, screen 210 x 160, video (resolution 1024/768), water, block and pens.
Private parking is available at a nearby location. Charges apply.
Number of rooms: 40
Official category: 3 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1950/2014.
Period of closure: open all year.
Languages spoken: Italian, English, French, German, Spanish.Smoking policy: Smoking and no-smoking rooms.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Mastercard, Diners.
How to get here: NOTE: Bologna city centre is closed to vehicles circulation every day. An automated electronic devise checks the city access 24 ?7. All guests driving to the Hotel Metropolitan, in Via Dell?Orso 6 must use exclusively via Amendola, Via Marconi, Via Riva Reno, then Via Galliera) Access to the city centre is forbidden from any other streets especially from Via Ugo Bassi and Via Rizzoli. Any drivers taking passengers to the hotel or needing to reach the hotel for working purposes must use the obligatory route and report to the hotel reception with the car plate number asking for a receipt. The hotel will forward the car plate information to the Local Police Department.
Directions to the hotel by car: Leave the Highway and take the by-pass (tangenziale) until you reach exit 7 (Fiera). Go straight on towards the city centre in the Stazione Centrale direction, then: Continue along: Viale Pietro Pietramellara (0.1km) Turn left: Via Giovanni Amendola (0.2km) Continue along: Via Giovanni Amendola (0.2km) At the roundabout, Piazza dei Martiri 1943-1945, take the 2nd exit and Continue along: Via Guglielmo Marconi (0.2km) At the first traffic light Turn left: Via Riva Di Reno (0.2km) and follows the signs for the Hotel (that is): Continue along Via Riva di Reno, and after the traffic light, on your right you can find: GARAGE BOLOGNA 40121 Bologna (BO) - Via Riva Di Reno, 75/2 0039 051 268992 You can park directly there. Please specify you are customer of Hotel Metropolitan to get a discount! Rates: Prices range between EUR 18.00 to EUR 20.00, from 12,00 o?clock to 12,00 o?clock of the next day (rates may change).
IF YOU HAVE A GPS , PLEASE INSERT THIS ADDRESS: VIA RIVA DI RENO, 75/2
To reach the Hotel by car: Continue along: Via Riva Di Reno (0.2km) Turn right: Via Galliera (0.1km) Turn left: Via Volturno (0.1km) Turn left: Vicolo Quartirolo (0.1km) Turn right: Via dell'Orso (0.1km)
GPS Coordinates: 44° 29' 54.55'' N 11° 20' 35.11'' E
Nearest airport: Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport - 9 km.