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The Social Hub Bologna (formerly The Student Hotel) is a community hub for the creative, digital and educational worlds. Stay here and meet a diverse group of people shaping their own adventures.

Maybe you’re coming for the amazing food, or for the world-renowned architecture? Whatever the reason for your visit, get the most out of the city by staying at The Social Hub Bologna. Facilities such as a courtyard pool and coworking spaces make The Social Hub Bologna the perfect choice for any guest with a curious mind.


Have a look around

Learn, stay, work and play. That’s what life at The Social Hub is all about. And it all happens in public spaces like the lobby or rooftop pool, where an eclectic mix of people come together for weekly events and workshops.


Save up to 20%

Get more with our Book Direct Deal. Save up to 20% on your hotel stay with our Book Direct Deal, including breakfast and a late check out until 13:00.

Explore our rooms

Rooms at The Social Hub are designed to make your life a whole lot easier. With high-speed Wi-Fi, learn & work spaces and monthly linen and room cleaning you’ll have more time to change the world.

Courtyard Bar & Pool

Sit back and relax in our courtyard pool, which is open during summer.

Eat & Drink

The Social Hub has plenty of options to refuel throughout the day and carry on into the night.


Lightning-fast internet so you can always stay connected and get work done.

Community Spaces

Your place to relax, connect and play.

Community hosts available 24/7

The multilingual team at The Social Hub is here to help.

24/7 gym

Stick to your fitness routine while you’re away.

Bike hire

Why not tour the city on two wheels? Upon availability.

Quiet workspace

A quiet place where productivity reigns.

Off-site parking

Park your car near The Social Hub (fee applies).


From daily essentials, snacks and local must-haves to your very own The Social Hub T-Shirt – you'll find it here.

Meeting Spaces

Versatile spaces to get down to business.  

Coworking space

Desks and meeting spaces for freelancers and businesses of any size.

Laundry & ironing facilities

Never run out of clean underwear again.  

Daily housekeeping

Luggage storage

Non-smoking rooms

Check in from 15:00

Check-out by 12:00

Convenient location

Everything in one hub

Housed in a palazzo, The Social Hub Bologna has ample iconic spaces to meet, collaborate and create. Hang out in the lobby or unwind in the courtyard before heading to the bar for a cocktail or a bite.

Convenient location

The Social Hub is located next to Bologna Central train station, with public transport nearby. The city centre is a 20-minute stroll away, and you can get there even faster with one of our bikes.

Refresh & recharge

Comfortable and functional rooms with comfy beds and a lounge chair make The Social Hub an ideal spot to refresh, relax and unwind.

Spaces to (dis)connect

Tick of your to-do list in the coworking space or choose for some quiet time by your in-room desk. After work, head to the restaurant and bar and meet a community of other entrepreneurs and changemakers.

Global community

Meet other adventure seekers, entrepreneurs, students, digital nomads and locals in our buzzing public spaces for a wide range of events, organised by the community.

Central location

Bologna is easily accessible from The Social Hub's well-connected location:
Via Aristotile Fioravanti, 27, 40129 Bologna BO, Italy

From 14 nights to a year

Extended Stay

Stay a little longer from 14 nights to a year and benefit from special rates, free bike sharing and 20% off food, drinks, and retail. You’ll also get a personal mailbox, weekly cleaning, an in-room or shared kitchen, and an address for municipality registration (eligibility requirements depend on your local council).

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