• Gleaming marble floors, white Doric columns and gilded antique furnishings characterize the opulent interiors of Bologna’s Grand Hotel Majestic “già Baglioni”. Dating back to the 18th century and just minutes from the top attractions, the city’s only luxury property has a loyal following, thanks to its glamorous decor and impressive art collection.
  • Particularly noteworthy are the centuries-old frescoes, depicting events from European history, that adorn the ceiling of the I Carracci restaurant, one of Bologna’s top dining venues, with a seasonal menu of local dishes and an equally stellar wine list.
  • A favorite of touring celebrities and business travelers seeking a dignified meeting point and elegant dining, the hotel prides itself on delivering the best of Bologna, from gastronomic delights to a luxurious ambiance and a prime location.
  • Bologna’s most prestigious hotel lives up to its 100-year reputation with sumptuous interiors furnished with antiques and precious works of art.
  • An enviable position at the heart of the city, an excellent restaurant with frescoes by the Carracci school and a hospitable atmosphere all make for a memorable stay.
  • I Carracci offers traditional Bolognese fare and innovative fish dishes amid 15th century paintings and frescoes.
  • The hotel is situated in a Palazzo designed by Alfonso Torregiani during the 18th century and built by order of Cardinal Lambertini, who later became Pope.


We negotiate rates & benefits for our clients directly with the hotels’ senior management. Our rates match or in many cases are lower than the best online rate for the property. Our clients also enjoy a suite of extra VIP privileges and recognition while staying at a partner hotel.

  • Complimentary room upgrade on arrival.
  • Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for two.
  • Up to $100 dining or spa credit per stay, and or in-house dining / spa discounts.
  • Welcome amenities (wine/chocolates/fruit) and card from the GM.
  • Complimentary private airport transfers.
  • Complimentary roll-away bed if required.
  • Early check-in and late check-out.
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi.
  • Enhanced recognition through VIP status at all touch points in the guest experience.

A complete or partial suite of VIP benefits will be offered, subject to the property T&C, including availability, category of room & length of stay.


The Lamborghini Museum

The Lamborghini Museum reviews all the important milestones reached by the House of the Raging Bull, with a foray into the past that has a strong emotional impact on fans of luxury super sports cars.

A Cooking Lesson

During this all-day class with Home Food, you’ll go to the medieval market with a guide to learn how to choose ingredients, then try your hand at making tagliatelle and Bolognese ragu. (39-051) 220797

Antica Corte Pallavicina

Set aside an afternoon to visit this beautiful castle on the Po River; tour the cellar and surrounding farm and vineyards before settling in for a picnic lunch.

Basilica Santo Stefano, Teatro Anatomico, Basilica di San Petronio

Check out the Basilica Santo Stefano, a compound of four churches; the 17th-century Teatro Anatomico, where an Inquisition priest once oversaw human dissections; and the unfinished but grand Basilica di San Petronio.


These artisan chocolate makers have been around since 1796, and carry the sweetest gifts you can bring home.


Stock up on balsamic vinegar and fresh handmade pasta that’s been vacuum-packed for travel.

'The Broker' by John Grisham

It’s a light read, but it’s set entirely in Bologna and will give you a feel for the city.

Torre delgi Asinelli

At more than 300-feet high, this 11th-century tower is hard to miss; climb its 498 steps for a stunning view of the city’s red rooftops and surrounding hills.

Underground Passageways

A few of Bologna’s dark passages are now open to visitors. Walk the Torrente Aposa (or Aposa Torrent), a half-mile Roman tunnel that encloses a natural stream.

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Grand Hotel Majestic Gia Baglioni

The Grand Hotel Majestic “già Baglioni”, the oldest and most prestigious hotel in Bologna, sits in the heart of the city on Via dell’Indipendenza, within walking distance of Piazza Maggiore and the famous Due Torri. This Grand Hotel, part of the prestigious Leading Hotels of The World since 1990, represents the only 5 star luxury hotel in Emilia Romagna, Italy. Grand Hotel is centrally located in the heart of the “City of the Music” recognized by UNESCO and moreover in Emilia Romagna Region, renowned for its eno-gastronomic reputation, (with Parma ham, Parmigiano Reggiano and balsamic vinegar producers). It is also famous for motor and car industry as Ferrari, Maserati, Lamborghini, Pagani and Ducati. A perfect way to discover and taste the Italian life-style.

The 106 rooms have a mix of antique furniture with modern amenities, a perfect blend of classic Italian style, elegance and hospitality. The 4th floor refurbishment has enriched the hotel with a new range of Junior Suites and Deluxe Room. The style in this case is classic eighteen century classical French. The hotel is famous for its I Carracci Restaurant with its frescoes, which is rightly regarded as among the most sophisticated and elegant in Bologna. I Carracci Restaurant has recently been rewarded with the prestigious Three Forks Micheline and included in the last Espresso Italian Restaurants Guide. This is a place where you may enjoy the traditional recipes of the Emilia region whilst seated under authentic Italian masterpieces. Our new “Enoteca Morandi” with a well-stocked cellar provides a wide range of fine Italian and foreign wines to complement a traditional and “rustico” regional menu.

All the rooms in the hotel are endowed with antiques and fitted with the latest modern conveniences. Many are in classical style, perfectly in line with the aristocratic feeling that the hotel emanates: wooden gems are woven together with beige and peach tones, creating a pleasant contrast with the contemporary style of the spacious bathrooms. The Suites of the Grand Hotel Majestic “già Baglioni ” among the most luxurious of the city, have the distinction of being inspired by the most famous Italian artists such as musician Giuseppe Verdi, which is dedicated to the princely “Royal Suite” today perfect place suitable not only for “gifts” nights, but also for original events such as photo shoots, fashion shows, product presentations, private meetings and intimate dinners. Beautiful draperies, silks and fabrics, paintings of the eighteenth century, finely polished marbles and precious mosaics, follow one another in the spacious hotel rooms and long tunnels.

Grand Hotel Majestic gi? Baglioni Classic & Superior

Classic & Superior

Very comfortable rooms with double or twin beds. Elegantly appointed and featuring Venetian style furniture and a Murano-glass chandelier, large wardrobe, dressing area, bathroom with both bath tub and shower.
The room includes all modern comforts: satellite TV, minibar, direct line telephone, Internet.

Grand Hotel Majestic gi? Baglioni Deluxe


Large and very comfortable, the room is lavishly furnished in a classic style with a four-poster bed, an antique chest of drawers and a Murano-glass chandelier. Both dressing area and bathroom are in marble and include two washbasins, a shower and a bath tub. Deluxe doubles feature: satellite TV, minibar, direct line telephone, Internet and writing desk.

Grand Hotel Majestic gi? Baglioni Grand Deluxe

Grand Deluxe

Large and very comfortable, the room is lavishly furnished in a classic style with a four-poster bed, an antique chest of drawers and a Murano-glass chandelier. Both dressing area and bathroom are in marble and include two washbasins, a shower and a bath tub. Deluxe doubles feature: satellite TV, minibar, direct line telephone, Internet and writing desk.

Grand Hotel Majestic gi? Baglioni Junior Suite

Junior Suite

Furnished in a classic Venetian style, our Junior Suites located at the first floor include a large semi-canopied double bed. Original antiques, high ceilings and two large windows make the room airy and light. The walls are fabric lined and the draperies are in brocade. Our “new style” Junior Suites located at higher floors are completely refurbished in French eighteenth century style, feature textiles in warm tones with original designs, each different from the next, precious parquet flooring and bathrooms with resplendent white marbles. Our Junior Suites at 4th floor come with a private balcony overlooking the main street of the city of Bologna, ideal for sampling an aperitif or a romantic dinner by candlelight.

Grand Hotel Majestic gi? Baglioni Suite


Our prestigious suites have distinctive Venetian-style furnishings: walls covered in soft silk, precious brocade drapery and a large semi-canopied double bed in delicate colours which, together with the original antiques, create an atmosphere which is at the same time refined and welcoming. The suites have a small sitting room. The high ceiling and large windows make the atmosphere pleasantly comfortable and light. The bathrooms are covered in Carrara marble and contain two convenient washbasins and a bathtub.

Grand Hotel Majestic gi? Baglioni Presidential Suites

Presidential Suites

Located at the first floor facing Via Indipendenza, this marvellous Presidential suite offres a main bedroom with a large sized double bed and an adjoining sitting room. The presidential suite is remarkably spacious with separate sleeping and living quarters. A large entryway leads to a stylish living room featuring elegant French antique furniture and fabric lined walls once used by Princess Diana. Two elegant display cabinets show fine antiques original pieces. The rare marbled bathroom includes double wash-basins, bath tub, walking shower, towel rack.

Grand Hotel Majestic gi? Baglioni Royal Suite Giuseppe Verdi

Royal Suite Giuseppe Verdi

The Royal Suite Giuseppe Verdi is without doubt the richest, most iconic suite in classic Venetian style in the building. Comprising an entrance hall, created in order to separate the areas effectively, it has a large lounge filled with period features and two unique bedrooms. The snug velvet armchairs, precious fabrics on the walls, refined drapery, bar corner, period fireplace, lustrous crystal lamp and cabinet filled with fine porcelain all come together to create an ambiance that is highly unique, sophisticated and original.

Grand Hotel Majestic gi? Baglioni Art D?co Terrace Suite

Art Déco Terrace Suite

The Art Deco Terrace Suite, so-called due to its unique style to be found nowhere else in the hotel, is the Grand Hotel Majestic’s most prestigious suite. It was created during the most recent refurbishment of the hotel, and has a truly captivating character. It is the only room on the 5th floor to have a private lift with direct access to the room.

The Hotel is also known for its venues, the most elegant of the city destinations of taste, where you can taste the typical dishes of the Emilia-Romagna cuisine in an atmosphere unparalleled in contact with the masterpieces of Italian art. Our area restaurants, is divided into three different spaces at the same time complementary to each other. The Hotel is also known for very exclusive culinary locations, where even the most demanding palates pauses to “contemplate” as well as to enjoy!

Grand Hotel Majestic gi? Baglioni I Carracci Restaurant

I Carracci Restaurant

Exclusive destination of “taste” where our discerning clients can find the traditional recipes of the Emilia Romagna’s cuisine in an atmosphere unparalleled in contact with masterpieces of Italian art. This wonderful museum is among the highest expressions of the fifteenth-century painting and shows the wonderful frescoes of the school of the Carracci brothers. The Chef, with a prestigious curriculum at major Restaurants, propose a traditional Bolognese menu flanked by innovative proposals.

Grand Hotel Majestic gi? Baglioni Enoteca Morandi

Enoteca Morandi

The historical and prestigious wine cellar of the Grand Hotel Majestic già Baglioni, welcomes the new restaurant “Morandi Wine Cellar” dedicated to one of the most important players in Bologna of the Italian painting of the twentieth century, Giorgio Morandi.

Grand Hotel Majestic gi? Baglioni Cafe' Marinetti

Cafe' Marinetti

Charming and up-to-date, the Grand Hotel Majestic has renewed the rooms and furnishings of the Cafè Marinetti. The floor, a true work of art was created by the masters Comacini Tuscan style deco with Carrara marble by the important colors: Statuary Carrara, Nero Marquina, Giallo Siena. They were able to give life to a refined geometric composition played in shades of ocher, yellow and black to offer our customers a great ambiance and classic at the same time with every contemporary comfort.

Grand Hotel Majestic gi? Baglioni 18th and 19th century Breakfas

18th and 19th century Breakfast Room

Dedicated to breakfast and Brunch, these rooms communicate with the original Winter Garden, whose name is due to the characteristics of trompe-l’oeil paintings and a terrace that is opened during warm period. Totally renovated with a new wooden floor, this rooms rappresente today a new valid alternative for your private lunch or dinner.

Grand Hotel Majestic gi? Baglioni The Five Senses

The Five Senses

1 – Sight and Smell: Morning Tour – around the the old medieval markets, “Mercato del Quadrilatero”, “Mercato di Mezzo” and “Mercato delle Erbe” with our Executive Chef Cristian Mometti who will lead you on a path through taste and tradition. An opportunity for an exclusive Food Shopping discovering local and regional products driven by two extremely important senses for any successful recipe: Sight and Smell, 2 – Hearing and Touch: Cooking class – Once back to the hotel our Chef will show and teach you how to combine the fresh products bought in the market and you will have the chance to wear an apron and try yourself in preparing delicious recipes, 3 – Taste: Exclusive Lunch – Enjoy a tailored made menu with your food shopping of the morning and the dishes created during the cooking class combined with local wine tasting with our maître sommelier in the suggestive atmosphere of our historical Cellar Enoteca Morandi

The Grand Hotel Majestic’s brand new Health & Wellness is a metropolitan oasis in which you can appease your needs in terms of relaxation and well-being. This is the perfect place to indulge your senses and to rediscover harmony between body and soul after a day of intensive sightseeing or just to fight the daily stress. It features a turkish bath, a sauna, an emotional shower with chromo therapy and an intimate and exclusive relaxing area.

Grand Hotel Majestic gi? Baglioni Spa


This is the perfect place to indulge your senses and to rediscover harmony between body and soul after a day of intensive sight seeing or just to fight the daily stress. It features a turkish bath, a sauna, an emotional shower with chromo therapy and an intimate and exclusive relaxing area.

Grand Hotel Majestic gi? Baglioni Gym


A fitness area with state-of-the-art’s Technogym equipment complete our client’s relaxation break in the best possible way.

Area & Location

Area, Country
Bologna, Italy
Nearest Airport
Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport
Local Currency
Time Change
GMT +2:00
Best time to go
Best visited between April through October

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