The 4-star-superior Starhotels Excelsior boasts modern interiors, a gourmet restaurant and free gym and is located opposite Bologna train station and the bus terminal to the airport. Elegant and spacious, rooms feature carpeted or wooden floors and neutral color schemes. They all have air conditioning, tea and coffee making facilities and TVs with satellite and pay-per-view channels. The entire hotel is covered by Wi-Fi, which is free in public areas. The Fondente Bar offers complimentary newspapers and hot and cold drinks all day. Avorio Restaurant serves a full American breakfast and an a la carte menu for lunch and dinner. This Starhotel is near Montagnola Park and a 15-minute walk from Bologna Cathedral and Piazza Maggiore.