Palazzo di Varignana

Varignana, Italy

Private garden

Standard room


Deluxe Prestige room

Deluxe room

Deluxe room



Junior suite

Private garden


Private garden

A modern and elegant spa hotel set in a peaceful spot outside Bologna - with breakfast, spa access, a suite option and lovely perks

Set in rural Bologna, Palazzo di Varignana offers an intimate stay steeped in the area's rich history - from here you're close to many stunning archaeological sites, which are full of frescoes and mosaics. The resort's storied surrounds, along with a generously proportioned wellness area - complete with indoor pool, sensory showers and luxe treatment rooms - will have you truly understand Italian charm day-in, day-out.

When you're not meandering around the medieval network of Bologna itself, there's plenty to keep you occupied on site. Join a meditation or yoga class, Nordic-walk, trek or cycle, or learn a new skill with a cookery class or two. There's a golf course just 10 minutes away by car, or head to Attilio Beach Club for some time on the Italian sands. Palazzo di Varignana has earned itself a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

Good to know

Please note that the Pool & Lounge Restaurant will be closed until 30 April 2018; during this time, The Palazzo Restaurant will be open every day and offering both menus. From 1 May, both restaurants will be open with the usual operating times (lunch and dinner at the Pool & Lounge Restaurant, and dinner Thursday-Saturday at The Palazzo Restaurant).

Please note that a city tax of €2 per person, per night is payable at the hotel upon check-out. 

In order to avoid disappointment, please remember to pre-book spa entry and treatments.

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We like

  • Discovering the medieval feat of the Towers of Bologna
  • Relaxing with some well-deserved downtime in the generously-sized spa
  • Soaking up the resort's grandeur and beautiful gardens
  • Exploring the resort's five outdoor pools and their unique features

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