Frequently Asked Questions

On this page, we have published the list of frequently asked questions we receive. If you have any other inquiries, please contact us.

At Hotel delle Civette, we ask our guests to vacate the room by 11:00 noon so that the next guests can check in at 2:00 pm. Our luggage storage will always be available to you.

Certainly. Hotel delle Civette offers warm and welcoming spaces, and children up to 2 years old can sleep for free in their parents’ bedroom. The hotel has a play area in the private garden.

The hotel’s name comes from its proximity to the famous Casina delle Civette, a structure dating back to the early 1900s, named for its stained glass with two stylized owls among ivy, executed by Duilio Cambellotti in 1914. The owl theme in decorations and furniture, chosen by Prince Giovanni Torlonia, almost obsessively recurs, using the owl to emphasize the symbol of wisdom and ancient knowledge, honoring the Greek Goddess Athena, who was represented in this way in antiquity.

What you are visiting is the official website of Hotel delle Civette, and only by booking directly on our online system can you take advantage of the best available rates. Although it is possible to book on other hotel sites and portals, such as or Expedia, we decide our rates, and no one else is authorized to publish lower prices than ours.
No, our online booking system is completely protected and secure. Moreover, if you need to cancel or modify your reservation, or if you want to have flowers in your room on the day of arrival, you can do so using the link we send you with the confirmation email.

The location of Hotel delle Civette is ideal for reaching most of the major tourist attractions in the capital within a few minutes by metro/bus. The B metro stop (Bologna) is only 500 meters away on foot.

Certainly. You can have lunch and dinner at our restaurant. Half-board and full-board rates are also available on our website. Breakfast is included in the room price and is served from 7:00 to 10:00 am.

Yes, Hotel delle Civette is proud to be able to accommodate friends with mobility issues and has rooms specifically designed for guests with disabilities. For more information or any other requests in this regard, our staff will be at your complete disposal.


While maintaining its historical charm, the hotel is equipped with modern comforts to ensure a comfortable stay. These include air conditioning, Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV, and other amenities.