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This brand new hotel in Bologna surroundings is easily reachable from the motorway, the railway station or the airport.

It offers its guests 90 comfortable rooms, an unmissable SPA of 1800 sqm with outdoor pool, gym, gourmet restaurants, a modern conference centre and dedicated spaces for custom events.


Surrounded by the lush greenery of te Resort’s park, illuminated thorugh glass walls overlooking the pool, the Pool & Launge Bar and Restaurant is the perfect place to enjoy a simple, light meal. In summer time, on the panoramic terrace, the delights of the palate are exalted by a spectacular view over the hills, and a wood-fired oven can always satisfy guests looking for classic tastes and tradition.


Villa Bentivoglio is hosting the more sophisticated restaurant, the gourmet restaurant Il Palazzo. In this unique and charming setting, the most sought after flavours delight the palate with exclusive dishes prepared by our Chef, creating a knowledgeable interpretation of traditional cuisine combining creativity and local products.


Offers 1800 sqm of wellness center with indoor and outdoor pools, steam bath, Jacuzzi, pool with underwater music, finnish sauna, bio-sauna, icefall, kneipp treatments and an ample chillout zone with tisanerie.

Among the 5 cabins for treatments, one accommodates a Vichy Shower, the others with comfortable, heated beds. The 3 SPA Suites dedicated to the wellbeing of couples, with private steam bath and Jacuzzi, offer an exclusive range of personalized face and body treatments using natural products as well as couple massages


Muscle Reawakening: Morning workout to reactivate every cell in your body and mind, jump starting your day full of energy.

Flexibility: Specific stretching program to improve your balance and flexibility, helping psychophysical relaxation.

Meditation Classes: Meditation is a state of no-mind. It means getting away from thoughts that crow up the brain that we continue to ruminate on, always immersed in anxiety and worries about tomorrow. When the mind’s traffic is dissolved and our thinking has stopped, when no more thoughts creep in, silence arrives.

Cardio Fitness: Guests are welcome to use our panoramic gym with a collection of the latest Technogym machines. The gym is open 24 hours a day and offers a view overlooking the hills of Varignana, whilst training your body, mind and heart.


Nordic Walking: Nordic Walking is a physical activity that incorporates the harmonious use of poles, similar to cross country skiing. Accompanied by our instructors, you will discover the surrounding park and, if you feel like it, go for adventurous walks through the panoramic hills of Varignana.

Trekking of well-being: An outdoor path equipped for cardio exercises and muscle stretching while watching the landscape of the soft hills of Bologna with the Romanesque tower of Varignana.

Biking: The Resort offers its guest city bikes and mountain bikes to discover the beautiful landscapes of the area for both adults and children. The Front Office is always available to provide you with maps and routes marked with different levels of difficulty.

Children’s area: games for children from 2 to 6 years and 7 to 12 years, immersed in the resort’s park: bascule, slides, small cable car and other funny outdoor games to enjoy.


The hotel has a tennis court and a squash court, free for customers (fees apply only to rent equipment).


Discover the precious secrets of the cuisine of Emilia Romagna. Our cooking classes aim to guide participants to appreciate and savour classical recipes and culinary delights of the region.


Discover an unique region rich in tradition, surrounded by beautiful landscape, with a unique combination of between culture and food. From Piacenza to Rimini

Emilia Romagna is the Italian place with the biggest concentration of European brands of quality for food and wine. Bologna is also the perfect place to stay to reach the main Italian cities of art easily and quickly by train.

Rates are inclusive of:


LED TV 40” in full FH with Sky including Premium soccer and Pay TV

Wi-Fi and wired internet connection

Private parking

Safe for laptop and/or tablet

10% VAT and service charge

Free use of bikes and mountain bikes

One return private transfer to the city centre (morning/afternoon, July/August only)

VARSANA FITNESS:entrance to a 112 sqm fitness room equipped with the latest technology

VARSANA SPA: Entrance to a 1300 sqm wellness center. A selection of sensorial pools and showers, sauna, biosauna, steam baths, Jacuzzi, Kneipp baths, pools with water jets, an ample relaxation area an tea corner. Over the summer months, 500 sqm including a 10 x 20 meters open-air pool with natural solarium in the midst of the park, connected through waterfalls to two smaller pools. Large outdoor Jacuzzi.

Daily Supplements:

Half board supplement € 35,00 per person (3-courses, beverages not included) at the Pool & Lounge Bar and Restaurant;

Supplement additional bed € 70.00 per night. Available only from the room type Junior Suite and up to a maximum capacity of 3 pax.


GOLF: Just 10 km away there are two 18 hole golf courses, accessible at a discounted rate for the guests of the hotel.

HORSE RIDING: upon request at a discounted rate for the hotels guests

TASTING PACKAGE: 3 wine tasting accompanied by typical local craft products such as meats, cheeses, breads and pastries € 45.00 pp (includes transfer from / to Resort)

Room/property types


89 rooms in total between 13 standar rooms, 40 superior rooms, 20 deluxe rooms, 16 junior suite
- Stay 7=6 in high season
- Stay 4=3 in low season and from August 1st until 31st 2015
- NOT REFUNDABLE: 10% discount on reservations received 30 days prior to arrival date (these reservations are non-cancellable and non-refundable)
- Wedding Specials: A special discount of 15% will be applied on reservations for honeymooners (official wedding documentation will be required)

Check in times

- Cot FREE;
- From 0 to12 years: complimentary in BB basis (if sharing the room with parents). Available from room type Deluxe with cot up to 4 years and for room type Junior Suite with additional bed.
Meal supplements:
- From 0 to 2 years: Free of charge;
- From 3 to 12 years: 20 Euros;
- From 13 years: Full price.

Policies & disclaimers

For cancellations before 14 days no penalties;
For cancellations between 14 and 5 days prior to arrival 50% penalty fee on the total amount of the reservation;
For cancellations less than 5 days prior to arrival or no show 100% penalty fee on the total amount of the reservation.
- Free cot
- From 0 to12 years: complimentary in BB basis (if sharing the room with parents). Available from room type Deluxe with cot up to 4 years and for room type Junior Suite with additional bed.
Meal supplements
- From 0 to 2 years: Free of charge
- From 3 to 12 years: 20 Euros
- From 13 years: Full price

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# Type Max people Name Smoking Disabled access? Availability
Deluxe double Deluxe double 2 Deluxe double No Yes Availability
Junior Suite Junior Suite 2 Junior Suite No Yes Availability
Standard double Standard room 2 Standard double No Yes Availability
Superior double Superior double 2 Superior double No Yes Availability


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