What’s Included

3 nights in Bologna

Fly out on a Friday from Edinburgh

Elegant 4-star hotel

Paradise for foodies

Romantic weekend escape

Only pay deposit now – pay rest later

Sunsets hitting rosy roofs, sparkling wine sipped in cafes and some of the very best pasta on the planet.

Where can you find all of these things in one spot? Beautiful Bologna, of course.

Considered to be the cuisine capital of Italy, Bologna boasts ancient food markets, winding Medieval streets and Europe’s oldest university. Plus it’s the home of spaghetti bolonaise (although it goes by another name there).

Appetite whetted for a weekend break in Northern Italy? Then read on…

Exciting weekend escape

Experience Bologna with this Big Deal on a three night, room only city break, flying out on a Friday from Edinburgh Airport.

You will be staying in the elegant, 4-star Grand Hotel Elite in a standard twin or double room. Prices are based on two people sharing.

Choose from the following travel dates:

25th October 2019

1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th November

6th, 13th December

10th, 17th, 24th, 31st January 2020

Smart 4-star hotel

A pleasant 20-minute stroll from Bologna centre, Grand Hotel Elite offers a sleek gourmet restaurant, lounge bar, tour desk, 24-hour reception, fitness centre and free WiFi for all guests.

Each of the comfy and elegant rooms is decorated in a retro-chic 70s style with individually controlled heating and air conditioning. Other features include an interactive TV with satellite channels and pay-per-view films.

You can also sample the large buffet breakfast selection for a supplement, payable directly to the hotel.

Bustling Bologna

With its range of Medieval and Renaissance buildings, lively student population and atmospheric bars, Bologna is a buzzing Northern Italian city with plenty to explore.

Highlights include the Basilica di San Petronio, City Hall and Fountain of Neptune. After exploring, you can head to the colonnaded Piazza Maggior to sip a Pignoletto and listen to the street musicians.

Bologna is also a foodie capital of the world, so brace yourselves, pasta and cheese lovers…

Christmas markets

Thinking of heading out on one of the December dates? Bologna has one of the oldest Christmas market traditions in Italy.

As well as viewing intricate nativity scenes crafted by local artisans, you can shop for Christmas decorations, handmade gifts and marzipan fruit sweets to take home (or just scoff on the plane).

Happy guests

This TripAdvisor reviewer enjoyed their recent stay at Grand Hotel Elite in Bologna:

‘This is an elegant and very comfortable hotel, within walking distance of the city centre. The staff are friendly and very helpful. The breakfast buffet is varied and excellent. There are many bus lines with stops near the hotel.’

Italian adventure

On the hunt for phenomenal food, great bars and atmosphere in spades? Then a weekend break to Bologna is for you.

Flying out on a Friday from Edinburgh, you can enjoy a romantic weekend with the one you love from the comfy base of a smart four-star hotel.

So why not brighten up this autumn or winter with an extra special escape for two?

Important Information

The Big Deal is for return flights with Ryanair to Bologna from Edinburgh Airport and 3 nights room only accommodation based on 2 sharing a standard double or twin room in the 4* Grand Hotel Elite.

Valid for travel on the following dates: 
25th Oct 2019;
1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th Nov;
6th, 13th Dec;
10th, 17th, 24th, 31st Jan 2020.

Price is per person, based on 2 sharing.

Flights are direct. October outbound flights will depart Edinburgh at 06:55, arriving in Bologna at 10:40. Inbound flights will depart 18:05, arriving 19:55.

November to January outbound flights will depart at 17:45, arriving 21:20. Inbound flights will depart 21:45, arriving 23:35.

Flight timings are subject to change as per airlines policy.

Availability and prices may change until booking is confirmed. We encourage you to make your booking immediately in order to secure dates and prices.

Due to availability, alternative flight carriers may be booked. Other airports and dates may be available subject to extra surcharge. Please enquire by calling directly.

Purchase is for deposit only. The outstanding balance must be paid to myholidaysnow.co.uk upon booking. All booking details are displayed on your email, received upon purchase.

No credit card charges will be applied.

Single supplement applies – please discuss prior to booking.

Over 18s only. No children.

A city tax of 4€ per person per night is payable directly to the hotel.

Hotel check-in 3pm, check-out 11am.

Guests should note that the room(s) is not refundable and any amendments such as names, dates and length of stay will not be accepted.

Included baggage:

1x cabin bag weighing up to 10 kg with maximum dimensions of 55cm x 40cm x 20cm, plus 1 small bag on board up to 35cm × 20cm x 20cm may be carried per passenger.

Transfers – travellers to arrange own transfers to city centre & hotel. Information can be found here.

Alternatively, private car transfers are available to book for £39 (1-3 adults) each way, taking approx. 30 mins. Please enquire directly with myholidaysnow.

Europeans/British citizens can travel with a valid national identity/Passport. Non-EU citizens require valid passport & visa to travel.

It is essential that you read the Air Travellers Terms & Conditions prior to purchasing your deal.

Your travel booking is with myholidaysnow.co.uk and financially protected under ATOL licence T7564. 5pm cannot facilitate any refunds once the booking is made with myholidaysnow.co.uk, or after the initial 14 day cooling off period, from date of purchase of deal.

Images used for illustrative purposes only.

Subject to availability and allocation. The beginning and end of the validity period is often busiest. Please book early to avoid disappointment.

Please refer to our Ts&Cs for full information.

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