Palazzo Di Varignana Resort & Spa

Bologna, Italy

up to -57% today On selected offers.

Private garden

Junior suite

Standard room


Deluxe room


Deluxe Prestige room

Private garden


Private garden

While away your days near Bologna at a divine palazzo with a tranquil spa

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Up to -57% publicly available rate ?
Accommodation in a Standard room, including breakfast.

This offer also includes a daily 10% discount at the new Le Marzoline restaurant per person, a daily 10% discount at the Restaurant Aurevo (discount for the à la carte menu; excluding beverages) per person, a daily 15% discount at Palazzo Restaurant per person, a daily 30% discount on the Suntory ritual, hammam ritual and fusion ritual at Varsana Spa per person, daily four-hour access to the Varsana Spa (to be booked in advance) per person, daily access to the external pools (opening from May 2019) per person, and daily access to the private landscape garden per person.

Please note that a city tax of €2 per person, per day, is not included in the price and needs to be paid at the hotel upon check-out. This may be subject to change according to City Council amendments.

Private parking is available on site without charge (reservation is not needed).

A minimum two-night stay is required on certain dates.

Pets are not allowed in this hotel.

Check-in is at 2pm and check-out at 11am.

The discount:

We advertise this offer at up to 52% off. Our discount is calculated by reference to the hotel's own prices or by reference to an appropriate source reflective of the hotel's own prices. An example of our top discount is:

On 20/05/2019, two people may book a one-night stay or more in a Standard room (inclusions as noted above) and will pay £130 per room, per night, compared to the publicly available rate of £271 per room, per night. Based on this calculation, by booking with Secret Escapes, you will save 52%.

The discount, price and availability stated above were checked on 08/04/2019.

The offer is 100% non-refundable and date changes are not possible once the booking has been made.

A modern and elegant spa hotel in a quiet spot near Bologna – includes breakfast, spa access, a suite option, and spa and dining discounts

  • Set in rural Bologna, the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence-winning 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, including beautifully landscaped gardens, will have you truly understand Italian charm day-in, day-out.

  • Varsana Spa is set over 2,500 square metres and offers five indoor and outdoor swimming pools (including a fresh salt-water pool that's integrated into the spa thanks to a telescopic crystal roof), a steam bath, bio-sauna, Finnish sauna (as well as an on-site sauna expert and Aufguss ceremony), hammam, ice shower, sensory showers, Kneipp circuit and relaxation area. There are 10 spa fusion cabins, as well as a well-equipped gym.

  • Il Palazzo Restaurant is the resort's charming eatery. Set in the 17th-century Villa Bentivoglio, it serves tried and tested Italian dishes with a contemporary twist. Aurevo is set in the gardens and looks over the outdoor pool and water fountains. Le Marzoline is a trattoria-style dining spot for dinner Monday to Sunday, and serves lunch on weekends too.


- Landscaped garden
- Outdoor pools
- Indoor pool
- Spa
- Wi-Fi
- Restaurants
- Lounge bar

How to get there

Bologna airport is just over half an hour's drive away, whilst Bologna Fiera is reachable in approximately 25 minutes.

Good to know

Il Palazzo Restaurant opens for dinner from Tuesday to Saturday, between 3 May and 30 September only.

The spa is open from 9am-9pm seven days a week, and children are allowed to use the spa between 9am-1pm. In order to avoid disappointment, please remember to pre-book spa entry and treatments.

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40024 Varignana BO, Italy

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Palazzo di Varignana is located a half hour's drive from Bologna, where you can explore the historic cobbled streets, piazzas and churches. Be sure to check out the Fountain of Neptune and the Basilica di San Petronio. It's only a 13-minute drive from the small city of Castle San Pietro Terme, with its thermal baths, dating back to the 1300s, and golf course. Head to Attilio Beach Club for some time on the Italian sands.

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